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Entries by Eric Boehlert from 09/2012

Did Murdoch Throw Fox News Under the Bus?

| Posted 09.13.2012 | Media

I don't know what Murdoch's long-view strategy is, but in the short-term, by touting the success of the Democratic convention and downplaying the political importance of the "far right," it sure looks like he's throwing Fox News under the bus.

With "47 Percent," Romney Campaigns as the Fox News Candidate

| Posted 09.18.2012 | Media

Note to Mitt Romney: This is what happens when you run for president on the back of Fox News and embrace the dark anti-Obama conspiracies that fuel the right-wing media.

Why Won't The Wall Street Journal Acknowledge Its Karl Rove Ties?

| Posted 09.24.2012 | Media

The very fact that the Journal hired Rove, a GOP fundraiser, to write columns about the races Rove is trying to win for the GOP represents a glaring ethical lapse.

"Skewed" Polls, ACORN, And Right-Wing Delusion

| Posted 09.28.2012 | Media

Lots of right-wing commentators can't comprehend that Romney's behind in the polls. They think he should be winning in a walk because of Obama's "trainwreck" presidency. "Why Isn't Romney Up by Ten Points?," asked a recent National Review Online piece.