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QUIZ: What CIA Report? Conservative Websites and the Torture Report

Henry Tenenbaum | Posted 12.10.2014 | Media
Henry Tenenbaum

Below is a visual survey of conservative websites' home pages captured about six hours later ("six hours" being just over a decade in Internet years).

Breitbart Does What It Usually Does About Guns -- Gets It Wrong

Mike Weisser | Posted 12.08.2014 | Politics
Mike Weisser

I'm not saying that the Gun Control Act of 1968 is a perfect law. Far from it. But at the very least it does codify the idea that certain types of people simply should not be allowed to get access to guns.

Breitbart Runs False Headline On Norman Lear, Lear Responds Perfectly

The Huffington Post | Catherine Taibi | Posted 11.20.2014 | Media

Television writer and producer Norman Lear faulted Breitbart Monday night after a headline on the conservative news site twisted his recent interview ...

Without the Headdress, Without Ellie Goulding

Megan Red Shirt-Shaw | Posted 11.13.2014 | Women
Megan Red Shirt-Shaw

I had a really hard time reading your piece about Ellie Goulding wearing a headdress. Even harder than Pharrell Williams, even harder than the usual headdress or Native American stereotyping pieces I come across on a daily basis.

Stephen Colbert Blasts Breitbart For Attacking Wrong Loretta Lynch

The Huffington Post | Catherine Taibi | Posted 11.12.2014 | Media

Stephen Colbert is not letting Breitbart off easy for attacking the wrong Loretta Lynch in a recent hit piece on President Barack Obama's nominee for ...

WorldNetDaily Emulates Breitbart, Attacks Wrong Loretta Lynch

Terry Krepel | Posted 11.10.2014 | Media
Terry Krepel

WorldNetDaily reporter Aaron Klein thought he had a big scoop in a November 9 article headlined "Obama AG pick was Clinton 'bimbo erpution' fixer." Just one little problem: Klein is writing about the wrong Loretta Lynch.

Breitbart Reporter Says He Was Thrown Out Of Jeanne Shaheen Event

The Huffington Post | Igor Bobic | Posted 10.23.2014 | Politics

A reporter for the conservative website Breitbart News claims he was kicked out of an event organized by the campaign of Sen. Jeanne Shaheen (D-N.H.),...

Court Panel Orders Secretary Of Agriculture Subpoena Be Quashed

AP | Posted 07.25.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — A federal appeals court has ordered that a subpoena be quashed for testimony by Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack in a lawsuit fil...

No Mas Sarah Palin

Joe Peyronnin | Posted 09.08.2014 | Politics
Joe Peyronnin

Republicans hope to gain control of the Senate in the upcoming midterm elections by capitalizing on the president's unpopularity in several key Senate races. But an attempt to impeach the president would only strengthen the party's "obstructionist" image, and not sit well with a majority of the American public.

Agriculture Secretary Subpoenaed In Racist Video Suit

AP | MARY CLARE JALONICK | Posted 05.16.2014 | Politics

WASHINGTON (AP) — Agriculture Secretary Tom Vilsack has been subpoenaed in a lawsuit filed against the late blogger Andrew Breitbart. Former USDA e...

Rush Limbaugh's Favorite Lesbian Socialist -- Author of 'America the Beautiful' -- Inspired the Super Bowl Coke Ad

Peter Dreier | Posted 04.07.2014 | Media
Peter Dreier

Right-wingers like Rush Limbaugh, Glenn Beck, former Congressman Allen West, and others are freaking out about Coca Cola's Super Bowl ad featuring "America the Beautiful" sung in different languages as faces of people of different cultures are shown.

Rand Paul's Column Finds New Home

The Huffington Post | Ashley Alman | Posted 11.07.2013 | Politics

Sen. Rand Paul's weekly column, axed from The Washington Times this week after plagiarism allegations, has already found a new outlet. The conserv...

A False Choice: Religious Liberty or Marriage Equality

Anthony Michael Kreis | Posted 10.29.2013 | Gay Voices
Anthony Michael Kreis

Religious liberty and equality are fundamental constitutional values that are both worthy of respect and protection from the law. The peaceful coexistence of religious liberty and sexual minorities' equality is not an elusive pipe dream.

Rand Paul: Obama Will Bail Out Detroit 'Over My Dead Body'

Posted 07.20.2013 | Politics

If President Barack Obama offers to bail out Detroit, be certain that Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) will do all he can to stop it. In an interview with B...

The Race Mongers: Conservative Media's Efforts to Delegitimize Justice for Trayvon Protesters

Walker Bragman | Posted 07.16.2013 | Media
Walker Bragman

Breitbart, The Blaze, The New American, etc .,all exist for the sole purpose of helping those on the right get elected without any regard for the division they are causing. It is shameful.

The Unsettling Link Between Ukraine And Conservative Websites

BuzzFeed | Posted 07.16.2013 | Media

WASHINGTON — Several conservative bloggers repeated talking points given to them by a proxy group for the Ukrainian government — and at least one ...

For Zimmerman Trial, A Right-Wing Race to the Bottom

Eric Boehlert | Posted 09.11.2013 | Media
Eric Boehlert

The trial, and the irresponsible right-wing commentary surrounding it, represents the latest example of how the conservative press remains incapable of dealing honestly with issues that the nation grapples with when an African-American (Democrat) sits in the White House.

Congressman Who Fell for Onion Story Still Hasn't Learned to Check His Facts

Chris Rodda | Posted 07.20.2013 | Politics
Chris Rodda

It seems that Congressman Fleming's ability to separate fact from fiction hasn't improved much in the past year. The stories he's now believing might not come from The Onion, but the headlines are just as far-fetched and the stories just as fictitious.

New GOP Budget Bill Would Defund the Defunct ACORN. This Could Be Good News for Progressives

John Atlas | Posted 05.15.2013 | Politics
John Atlas

Even though ACORN has been dead for over 3 years, so meticulous are the Republicans at keeping federal funds away from this organization that helped the poor and has never been convicted of a crime, that they, in 2013, prohibit ACORN and its successors in interest from ever receiving federal funds.

The Art of Race War: Larry Pratt & Wayne LaPierre

Ian Reifowitz | Posted 05.07.2013 | Politics
Ian Reifowitz

By exploiting racial fears, these demagogues may be helping their narrow cause, but they are poisoning the very idea of America -- a pluralistic society that is built on trust and responsibility.

Michael Calderone

Hookers, Hamas And Hagel: Conservative Media Struggles For Credibility

HuffingtonPost.com | Michael Calderone | Posted 03.22.2013 | Media

WASHINGTON –- On Thursday evening atop the capital city's posh W hotel, National Review editor Rich Lowry toasted Robert Costa on becoming the magaz...

WATCH: Colbert Takes On Laughable Right-Wing Media Blunder

Posted 02.22.2013 | Comedy

Stephen Colbert opened Thursday's "Colbert Report" with a segment on the short-lived by mildly hilarious "Friends of Hamas" non-scandal, which explode...

WATCH: Reporter Who Fueled Hagel Rumor Responds To Conservative Attacks

The Huffington Post | Jack Mirkinson | Posted 02.20.2013 | Media

The reporter who says he inadvertently started the bogus "Friends of Hamas" rumor about Chuck Hagel has some advice for conservatives in the media: tr...

'Friends of Hamas' and Why the GOP Can't Win the Internet

Eric Boehlert | Posted 04.22.2013 | Media
Eric Boehlert

Tellingly, the fact that the scary sounding group doesn't exist didn't stop a right-wing site from pushing the tall tale; a tale that quickly ricocheted across the conservative media landscape and was touted as a deeply troubling development.

Truth of Benghazi Emails: Smoking Gun or Fog of War?

Lorraine Devon Wilke | Posted 12.25.2012 | Politics
Lorraine Devon Wilke

A more realistic scenario takes into account the confusion that seems to have clearly ensued during and immediately after the attack, as Reuters also reports: "Intelligence experts caution that initial reports from the scene of any attack or disaster are often inaccurate."