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Multiple Media Outlets Allow Buck to Exaggerate His Role in Starting a Program for Rape Victims

Jason Salzman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Denver
Jason Salzman

The SANE program would have come to Weld County, with or without Buck, though his office has been supportive of the effort.

Weekly Audit: Foreclosuregate Hits Home

The Media Consortium | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
The Media Consortium

Weekly Audit: Foreclosuregate Hits Homeby Lindsay Beyerstein, Media Consortium blogger Earlier this month, Bank of America (BOA), the country's larges...

Reading The Pictures: Goodbye Hammer, Hello Twinkletoes

Michael Shaw | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Michael Shaw

2009-09-01-shaw_delay_dancing.jpgIf this image seems superfluous, validating how Tom DeLay has found his level as a has-been anchoring a cheap reality show, ABC in fact has afforded him the perfect platform.

Post-Health Care Politics With The Note's Rick Klein

Ted Johnson, Maegan Carberry, Teresa Valdez Klein | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Ted Johnson, Maegan Carberry, Teresa Valdez Klein

A lot of people who helped Obama get elected are going to start to be disappointed, simply because only so much is politically viable. Obama's trying to put together a consensus, but that's not going to happen here.

Jason Linkins

Shepard Smith Calls Cheney's Gay Marriage Stance A "Cop Out" | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media

As I've said, it is a simple fact that former Vice President Dick Cheney has long been willing to provide nominal support for gay marriage. Yet, as m...

Obama, The Press, And The "Bipartisan" Trap

Eric Boehlert | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Eric Boehlert

While addressing the issue of bipartisanship the press holds only one party accountable: the Democrats.

ABC's "The Note" Embarrasses Itself on Behalf of Beltway Journalism

Eric Boehlert | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Eric Boehlert

Doing its best to prop up the beyond soggy Blago/Obama "scandal," The Note worked feverishly to convince fellow journalists that they didn't make fools of themselves hyping the non-story for weeks.

Hillary Clinton Speaks at Convention, the Press Concocts a Story

Eric Boehlert | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Eric Boehlert

The press has portrayed Clinton's planned convention address, as well as the fact that her name is being placed into nomination, as an unprecedented, heavy-handed power grab. It's not.