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Think Again: Chiller, Socialist Theater

Eric Alterman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Eric Alterman

In conservative world, this administration is leading a march on socialism. Just last week alone, Media Matters counted more than 143 mentions of the word "socialism" on the cable news shows.

One of Islam's Greatest Threats is Dick Cheney and Those Who Bow to Him

Sabria Jawhar | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Sabria Jawhar

The well-spoken and forthright Dick Cheney has been making the talk show and lecture circuit rounds sounding the alarm that Obama is making the Western world less safe from terrorists.

About That DHS Report on Right-Wing Extremists

Karl Frisch | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Karl Frisch

In the wake of these attacks, it shouldn't be too much to ask that the DHS report be taken seriously rather than used to score political points.

Rockstar Energy Drink Hides Deep Ties To Michael Savage

The Consumerist | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

Did you know ultra-conservative talk radio guy Michael Savage has intimate family connections to Rockstar Energy Drink? If lawyers for the company hav...

TV Cable News: Pro Wrestling Meets The Argument Culture

Bill Mann | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Bill Mann

Cable news, like talk radio, has coarsened our culture, turning it into a daily sideshow for loudmouths and know-nothings. It's all about the perceived best way to get ratings -- by keeping the pot stirred.

Tribunal Announces Plan To Punish Dick Cheney By Featuring Family In Reality Show

Lee Stranahan | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Lee Stranahan

Other cast members include George W. Bush, former Idaho Senator Larry Craig, former vice presidential nominee John Edwards, talk show host Michael Savage, political blogger Andrew Sullivan and reality star Kate Gosselin.

Jason Linkins

Michael Savage Tees Off On Limbaugh | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

All is not well in the world of talk radio today, as an internecine spat is being brewed up by right-wing host Michael Savage, who today spent a porti...

Michael Savage Hangs Up on NPR

Sam Sedaei | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Sam Sedaei

It's ironic that someone like Michael Savage sees no hypocrisy in defending his right to the First Amendment only to show outrage and intolerance toward the views of someone he doesn't agree with.

Talk Radio Hosts Offer the GOP a Huge Leadership Pool

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

With the Republican Party flailing about looking for new leaders why don't any of the high-powered conservative radio talkers run for public office?


AP | RAPHAEL G. SATTER | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

LONDON — Britain on Tuesday published its first list of people barred from entering the country for allegedly fostering extremism or hatred, inc...

Michael Savage Banned From Entering UK: Country Publishes List Of People Not Allowed

AP | RAPHAEL G. SATTER | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

LONDON — Britain on Tuesday published its first list of people barred from entering the country for allegedly fostering extremism or hatred, inc...

Right-Wing Radio Spreads Flu Lies

Rep. Steve Israel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Rep. Steve Israel

Michael Savage, Jay Severin and Neal Boortz are targeting America's immigrant community and trying to turn a possible pandemic into politics.

Swine Flu Stirs Hate

Teresa Puente | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Teresa Puente

Networks need to put the actual numbers into perspective -- swine flu vs. regular flu. So far you're more likely to die from the regular flu.

Hate-Mongering Conservative Commentators Using Swine Flu to Promote Racism!

Bonnie Fuller | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Bonnie Fuller

Talk about pigs! Glenn Beck, Michael Savage and more are using the new disease to demonize innocent immigrants!

Hate-talk Radio's Michael Savage's Real-life "Streets of San Francisco" Encounter with SFPD, Film Crew

Bill Mann | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Bill Mann

I've had the sad journalistic duty of writing about this pathetic-but-popular hatemonger longer than anyone, ever since this braying bigot first surfaced on San Francisco's top-rated radio station.

"Socialized" Medicine: Next Front in the Right's -isms Arms Race

Karl Frisch | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Karl Frisch

For more than 75 years, conservatives have smeared progressive attempts to reform our faltering health-care system as "socialized medicine."

Irresponsible Vitriol in the Media

John W. Delicath | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
John W. Delicath

Obama or his policies have been equated with socialism. But charges of socialism are tame compared to some of the accusations now being hurled at Obama.

Con Games: Liberal Talk Show Host Lost in Land of the Cons

Michael Conniff | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Michael Conniff

My agenda: to find out what beats beneath the Savage breast of talk radio, to find serenity among a group of station owners, managers, and syndicators who are all but certain to bark that a "liberal" talk show will never work.

GOP Has Been Left Home Alone

Mike Papantonio | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Mike Papantonio

The lack of GOP leadership reminds me of the scene in Home Alone when Macaulay Culkin first realizes that he has been deserted. All the grown-ups have left the house.

Time For Hannity and Friends to Take a Xanax

Larry Gellman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Larry Gellman

It's over. The American people have spoken. If this election was a basketball game, it would be time to clear the benches and let the subs play out the clock.

Why is Liberal Radio So Inept?

Andy Ostroy | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Andy Ostroy

On the air I want the sort of Viagra-fueled maniacs conservatives have on the front lines, not a bunch of impotent lefties who couldn't fight their way out of a paper bag.

An Equal and Opposite Reaction

Chez Pazienza | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Chez Pazienza

Would some on the American far-right -- who've had it psychically drilled into them that liberals are to blame for all their ills -- be capable of murder?

Two's a Trend: Arkansas Democratic Party Chairman Gunned Down at Party Headquarters

Dan Sweeney | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Dan Sweeney

If this latest attack turns out to carry similar motives to that of Adkisson in Tennessee, perhaps we should start wondering whether statements made on conservative radio have an effect on listeners.

Right-Wing TN Church Shooter is Fan of O'Reilly, Hannity, Savage

Jonathan Kim | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Jonathan Kim

Now the right will claim that it is the left that is hateful and violent and that the left is "just as bad" or worse. To that I say: Prove it. If liberals are truly more violent than conservatives, this should be an easy task.

ADA Watch Founder: My First Reaction To Michael Savage's Tirade Was "Sadness Followed By Anger"

Ron Mwangaguhunga | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Ron Mwangaguhunga

On July 26th, which should have been a day of celebration as it marks the 18th anniversary of the Americans with Disability Act, Ward had to deal with the fallout of the high-profile remarks of Michael Savage.