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Jon Stewart Deserves a News Emmy

Reese Schonfeld | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Reese Schonfeld

I despise the political pundits who think that they alone are entitled to comment on things politic. They claim Jon Stewart invaded their turf by interviewing Jim Cramer.

I'm Not a Patriot, But I Still Play One on TV

Robert J. Elisberg | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Robert J. Elisberg

Anyone can rant against AIG. But it takes a maestro to have a diatribe against one of the world's most favorite fun holidays, St. Patrick's Day.

Jason Linkins

Lou Dobbs Complains About 'Ethnic Holidays' Like St. Patrick's Day (VIDEO) | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Lou Dobbs has a lot of time to fill on his radio show, and no one much wants to talk about NAFTA Highways or the coming Invasion of the Mexican Lepers...

Doesn't the Media Have a Little too Much on Its Plate?

Richard (RJ) Eskow | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Richard (RJ) Eskow

As a concerned citizen who wants the media to succeed, I'm getting a little concerned: Aren't they biting off more than they can chew?

It's Time to Resuscitate the FCC

Joseph A. Palermo | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Joseph A. Palermo

Why do all the right-wing television personalities fear the Fairness Doctrine so much? Could it be because if it were reinstated they would have to enter into a real public debate?

ASBL Campaigns to Stop Fraud and Abuse in Small Business Contracting Programs

Chris Gunn | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Chris Gunn

The American Small Business League released the following play list via YouTube today.

In Defense of Snow, Sort Of

Deborah Blum | Posted 11.17.2011 | Healthy Living
Deborah Blum

Maybe the real message this year is that we should appreciate the snow while we've got it; value the way our fragile planet attempts to set itself right.

Cindy Adams At CNN Grill: Lou Dobbs' Diet, Wolf Blitzer's Dancing Lessons

New York Post | Cindy Adams | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

ELECTION night Camp Obama was getting its updates from CNN. So I spent Election Night at Election Central. News chief Jon Klein carved a CNN Grill out...

CNN Election Coverage Through The Years

via Guardian | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

CNN election coverage through the years courtesy The Guardian Back in 1980 this was probably considered futuristic. Lou Dobbs and Bella Abzug host C...

Boston Tea Party, 2008

Robert Scheer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Robert Scheer

How dare you throw that tea into Boston Harbor! Such is the anti-democratic arrogance of telling us if we don't instantly give Wall Street $700 billion, then we are destroying America.

Hate in the Mainstream: SPLC Announces 'Dobbsy' Award

Mark Potok | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Mark Potok

We've decided to launch an award to call attention to mainstream figures who make utterly false or statements that have the effect of denigrating an entire group of people. We're calling it the Dobbsy, in honor of Lou Dobbs.

Republican Deceptions on Energy: The Little, The Big, The Hysterical

David Fiderer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
David Fiderer

Lou Dobbs signed on to the Republicans' disinformation campaign, but what about legitimate journalists? Who in the mainstream media has enough guts to say a lie is a lie?

"A Scarily Efficient Way of Organizing Society": Naomi Klein on China

The Real News | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
The Real News

The Real News Network's Paul Jay spoke with author and investigative journalist, Naomi Klein about the Olympic show hiding a scary backdrop. Here's the video.

A Bedtime Story for Snake Oil Salesmen

Jessica Catto | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Jessica Catto

If it is a solution to the energy crisis, the banking crisis, or our over stressed military, we need expert input. For that input to morph into solutions, we need focused collaborative work and lowered voices.

Geraldo Wouldn't Be Surprised If Spitzer's Hooker "Turns Out To Be An Illegal On Lou Dobbs' Show"

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Earlier this month, Geraldo Rivera told the ladies of "The View" that he wouldn't shake the hand of the "shameful" "hate-monger" Lou Dobbs. Last nigh...

Lou Dobbs Might Have Been Frustrated

Kathryn Wylde | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Kathryn Wylde

Newly passed immigration legislation will help address backlogs without creating a single new green card, providing modest but important relief to our economy, small businesses and families alike.

CNN Anchor Slams Impeachment as "Kabuki Theatre"

Linda Milazzo | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Linda Milazzo

It seemed that most of the clearly biased shows on cable news had been publicly outed as such, but viewers learned there was yet another conservative Republican show:Election Center with Campbell Brown.

Jason Linkins

Lou Dobbs Talks Nonsense On Offshore Drilling | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Lou Dobbs, the man who brings you the daily news on Marching Battalions of the Covert Reconquistadors, is of the fervent belief that one day, everyone...

Jon Stewart Measures Candidates' Success Wooing Hispanics With Dobbs-O-Meter: "The Angrier Lou Dobbs Gets, The Better You're Doing"

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

On Thursday night's "Daily Show," Jon Stewart instituted a "Dobbs-o-Meter" to measure the presidential candidates' success in wooing Hispanic voters. ...

America's Greatest Source Of Renewable Energy: Whine Power?

Kerry Trueman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Green
Kerry Trueman

We're so screwed that there's no way we can drill ourselves out of this mess. What will it take for people to accept the fact that the era of livin' large is over?

Lou Dobbs & the Double-Edged Sword of Populism

David Sirota | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
David Sirota

Some have said that progressives shouldn't go on shows like Dobbs'. I vehemently disagree. We have to fight for our issues in any venue offered to us, knowing that if we fight effectively we will win the war of ideas.

Lou Dobbs Stomps Out the Smoldering Match

Robert J. Elisberg | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Robert J. Elisberg

Lou Dobbs is a bright, thoughtful, concerned and caring. The shame is that too often he tends to get distracted from using those qualities together when a microphone is placed before him.

Dobbs: Impeach Bush Over Tomatoes

Huffington Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

Thursday night, Lou Dobbs called for George Bush's impeachment over his mismanagement of the Food and Drug Administration which has, in Dobbs' view, u...

Lou Dobbs For Governor? Host Open To NJ Run

The Star-Ledger | Josh Margolin | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

The Star Ledger's Josh Margolin reports that Lou Dobbs may be running for New Jersey Governor: It's a hot topic in Republican political and fundraisi...

Outsourcing: You Get What You Pay For

Tom Alderman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
Tom Alderman

When a business transfers important control to someone else's hands on the other side of the planet, bad things happen, they say -- like compliance and fraud issues.