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Right-Wing Reporter Jerome Corsi Promotes Film He Appears In

Terry Krepel | Posted 10.08.2014 | Media
Terry Krepel

It's all ridiculously blatant cheerleading, and WND is complicit -- what self-respecting news organization would let a so-called reporter present as a "news" article gushing PR pieces on a film he appears in? It's a textbook example of how to violate journalistic ethics.

WorldNetDaily Tries to Defuse Bundy Standoff It Lit the Fuse On

Terry Krepel | Posted 07.12.2014 | Media
Terry Krepel

WorldNetDaily was an early cheerleader of the standoff between Cliven Bundy and the federal government. But the feds have backed off, the militias are still hanging out and threatening people -- which, curiously, WND has not reported.

National Review, in Email Blasts, Warns of 'FEMA Camps'

Mark Potok | Posted 04.05.2014 | Media
Mark Potok

In a fascinating investigative article at ThinkProgress, writer Zack Beauchamp details what looks an awful lot like a scam run by a company called Reboot Marketing, founded by one Allen Baler.

This Is Why We Can't Have Nice Things

Lester & Charlie | Posted 04.01.2014 | Comedy
Lester & Charlie

Obama's State of the Union address gave conservatives a lot of opportunities to run their crazy flags up the proverbial vaginal probe this week.

WorldNetDaily's Rainbow-Colored 'Black Mobs'

Terry Krepel | Posted 01.23.2014 | Media
Terry Krepel

Colin Flaherty has been spending the past couple of years at WorldNetDaily spreading the idea of a "pandemic" of "black mob violence." To create that impression, though, Flaherty has an extremely broad definition of "black mob."

The Newsroom Is Right: WND Makes Up Stuff

Terry Krepel | Posted 10.28.2013 | Media
Terry Krepel

The HBO show The Newsroom recently aired an episode in which WorldNetDaily is depicted as having published a fabricated story. And you know what happens when WND gets criticized: a lot of thin-skinned whining and nasty pot shots in return.

WorldNetDaily Tries to Cash in on Paula Deen's Racism

Terry Krepel | Posted 09.14.2013 | Media
Terry Krepel

What else would one expect from a website that meticulously documents every instance of "black mob violence" but finds Paula Deen's history of racially charged behavior to be a money-making opportunity?

Jason Linkins

Half Of America Wants To Impeach Obama, According To Impeachable Polling Outfit

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 05.21.2013 | Politics

Big news this week from WorldNetDaily, America's pre-eminent source of far-right fringe theories and weird scams: about half of America would like to ...

Bachmann Takes Top Honor

The Huffington Post | Nick Wing | Posted 12.29.2012 | Politics

After examining Earth's female population in search of a candidate deserving of its "Woman of the Year" award, rightwing outlet WorldNetDaily has chos...

How Obama-Hate Destroyed WorldNetDaily

Terry Krepel | Posted 01.20.2013 | Media
Terry Krepel

Will WND's failure and self-destruction prompt Joseph Farah and crew to do some soul-searching? Unlikely -- Farah is trying to seize on the post-election atmosphere to shake down his readers for more cash.

Even Birthers Don't Believe Jerome Corsi Anymore

Terry Krepel | Posted 12.24.2012 | Media
Terry Krepel

He's still at it, but he's no more truthful now than he was then -- and even the birthers are catching on.

Welcome to Jerome Corsi's Cesspool

Terry Krepel | Posted 12.01.2012 | Media
Terry Krepel

It's rough being Jerome Corsi these days. WorldNetDaily's star reporter has spent the past four years peddling various birther conspiracies, desperately trying to prove that Barack Obama was not born in the United States.

Joseph Farah's Pack of Lies

Terry Krepel | Posted 11.10.2012 | Media
Terry Krepel

What does it say about the credibility of a "news" organization when its leader has been caught in lie after lie?

Birther Lawsuit Against Esquire Dismissed

Reuters | Posted 08.05.2012 | Media

By Lily Kuo WASHINGTON, June 4 (Reuters) - A U.S. District Court dismissed a lawsuit on Monday against Esquire Magazine over a satiri...

Accuracy in Media Fights 'Bigotry' With ... A White Supremacist

Terry Krepel | Posted 07.21.2012 | Media
Terry Krepel

During an appearance on Fox News, liberal commentator Jehmu Greene referred to Tucker Carlson as a "bow-tying white boy." As one might imagine, that did not go over so well in the right-wing media.

Birther Bribery: Is WorldNetDaily Trying to Influence Joe Arpaio?

Terry Krepel | Posted 04.29.2012 | Media
Terry Krepel

WorldNetDaily's Jerome Corsi is violating journalistic ethics by playing both sides of the fence -- writing about an investigation he not only instigated but participated in.

Jason Linkins

Rubio, Jindal, Become Focus Of Bipartisan Birthers

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 12.20.2011 | Politics

Last month, we made note of the fact that a schism had erupted in the wild world of Birtherism, with a breakaway faction turning their lunacy on Flori...

Jason Linkins

Birther Civil War Breaks Out Over Marco Rubio

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 11.22.2011 | Politics

It's a given that at some point in the future, Barack Obama will not be the president of the United States. That time may come sooner than Democrats w...

The Perils of Trusting WorldNetDaily

Terry Krepel | Posted 10.09.2011 | Media
Terry Krepel

WorldNetDaily is all too willing to put its rabidly anti-Obama agenda before the facts, as evidenced by their birther obsession and unhinged rhetoric.

Jason Linkins

Esquire Sued By Birthers Over Deceptive Satire Of Birther Deception

HuffingtonPost.com | Jason Linkins | Posted 08.29.2011 | Media

Just over a month ago, Esquire Magazine's Mark Warren published an item on the magazine's Politics blog titled, "BREAKING: Jerome Corsi's Birther Book...

WorldNetDaily's Natural Born Misleaders

Terry Krepel | Posted 07.20.2011 | Media
Terry Krepel

With President Obama's release of his long-form birth certificate, WorldNetDaily lost one of the biggest cudgels it has used against the president.

Right-Wing Media Shrugs at Idea of Reporting That Jared Loughner Read Ayn Rand

Terry Krepel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Terry Krepel

For all the media reports that the alleged Tucson shooter was "a fan" of Marx and Hitler's writing, you would never know that there are 19 other books on Loughner's reading list.

Right-Wing Media Cling to Discredited Number for Obama's Asia Trip Cost

Terry Krepel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Terry Krepel

WorldNetDaily has demonstrated over and over again that facts are irrelevant when it comes to reporting on President Obama and his administration -- t...

The Question to Ask About Art Robinson's Love of Racist Novels

Terry Krepel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Terry Krepel

Last week brought a full-court press from the right-wingers at WorldNetDaily in support of Art Robinson, a Republican candidate for Congress in Oregon running against incumbent Democrat Peter DeFazio about racist books in Robinson's homeschooling curriculum.

WorldNetDaily Condones Child Abuse -- Again

Terry Krepel | Posted 05.25.2011 | Media
Terry Krepel

It seems that WorldNetDaily is incapable of honestly dealing with allegations of child abuse when one of its pet issues is involved.