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Madoff's Enablers Are A Lot Like Bob Woodward

David Fiderer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
David Fiderer

Woodward and feeder fund mogul Walter Noel were cut from the same cloth -- bigwigs who traded on their insider status to access special information, and who ignored the incriminating evidence hiding in plain sight.

Brit Hume Calls Out Obama's Media Defectors: Brooks, Gergen, Cramer

Huffington Post | Danny Shea | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Brit Hume returned to "Special Report" Wednesday night to provide a commentary on what Bret Baier described as the "daylight emerging between Presiden...

Jason Linkins

Fox's Brit Hume Praises Obama For Saying He "Screwed Up" (VIDEO) | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Fox's Brit Hume may dislike the stimulus package that's been put forth by the White House, but he's bullish on President Barack Obama's willingness to...

Mr. Obama

Libby Mitchell | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Libby Mitchell

Every time I wrote "Mr. Bush" for an anchor to read on air, I would grit my teeth and count down the days until January 20th, 2009. Now, that day is here.

Bret Baier's Ratings Show Smooth Transition From Brit Hume

Huffington Post | Danny Shea | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

For anyone wondering whether Brit Hume's departure would slow the "Special Report" ratings, the answer is a resounding no. "Special Report with Bret ...

Bret Baier To Anchor "Special Report" On Fox News

Huffington Post | Danny Shea | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Fox News is expected to announce this afternoon that Bret Baier will succeed Brit Hume as anchor of "Special Report." This evening will be Hume's fin...

Brit Hume Signs Off As "Special Report" Anchor With Video Message From Bush And Cheney

Huffington Post | Danny Shea | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Brit Hume signed off as anchor of Fox News' "Special Report" Tuesday night, his final night anchoring the evening newscast. Fox News announced earlie...

Brit Hume Gets Ready To Step Down At Fox News

Pittsburgh Post Gazette | Mackenzie Carpenter | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

During his dozen years as the anchor of Fox News' flagship nightly political newscast, "Special Report," Brit Hume has always managed to convey a cert...

Right Wing World from The Stephanie Miller Show

Stephanie Miller | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Stephanie Miller

Today's "Right Wing World" features Rose Tennant radio co-host Jim Quinn on the "chickification", Charles Krauthammer, and a musical homage to Brit Hume.

Fox News Calls Ohio For Obama, Then Takes It Back (VIDEO)

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Fox News called Ohio for Barack Obama with just 3% of precincts reporting — only to walk that projection back moments later. "We're calling it for ...

Fox News and the ACORN Charade

Eric Boehlert | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Eric Boehlert

By the end of this month, Fox News will likely have mentioned the community organizing group nearly 1,500 times, which is roughly 1,300 more than CNN.

Fox News: Barney Frank Escaped Blame for Fannie Mae's Problems Because He Is Gay

David Fiderer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
David Fiderer

Did a Fox news executive decide to go after Congressman Frank because O'Reilly was embarrassed in front of 800,000 people who caught the meltdown on YouTube?

Liveblog! GOP Square-Off In South Carolina — Including Ron Paul!

J. Neffinger, G. MacNicol, D. Shea and R. Sklar | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
J. Neffinger, G. MacNicol, D. Shea and R. Sklar

Welcome to South Carolina, where all the candidates have their best game faces on. It must be the fact that they had a day to get some sleep — they are all better, sharper, and more relaxed than they have seemed in, well, days. In campaign time, that's like a week in Cabo.

Why Replacing Biden With Hillary Makes Perfect Sense for Obama

Andy Ostroy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Andy Ostroy

Obama should do what the Republicans would do in this situation. In fact, he should do exactly what his opponent did -- shake things up.

Fox News Suffers Another Debate Snub; Bloggers Take A Bow

Eric Boehlert | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Eric Boehlert

Fox News has been taken down several notches, and the demotions can be traced back to the blogger-led debate boycott from 2007 and the repercussions it set off.

Brit Hume To Step Down As "Special Report" Host After Election

New York Times | Brian Stelter | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Brit Hume, the pre-eminent political anchor on the Fox News Channel, intends to step down from his nightly newscast after the presidential election, t...

It's Over! Mostly! La Fin Du Primary Season

Huffington Post | Rachel Sklar | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Expect to hear a lot about Charlie Crist, Katherine Sebellius, Jim Webb, Bobby Jindal, Chuck Hagel, Joe Biden, Wes Clark, Tim Kaine, and, thanks to precedent, Jim Johnson -- but for now this is what we noticed from last night's coverage, in no particular order.

The Daily Show's Marathon Take On A Marathon Primary Night

Huffington Post | Rachel Sklar | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Eight minutes and counting! The Daily Show outdid themselves last night on primary night coverage, showcasing your favorite pundits in various stages ...

Brit Hume: "We Were Knocked Out" By "Strikingly Attractive" Megyn Kelly's Audition Tape

Washington Post | Howard Kurtz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

What makes [Megyn] Kelly unusual is the sheer speed of her ascent. "She has learned television news very quickly," says Bill Hemmer, her co-anchor. "S...