Beat the press: Reporters reveal how the Obama administration threatens and controls the media

Maureen Callahan The New York Post 3/3/2013

As coverage of last week’s flare-up between Bob Woodward and the White House devolved into the granular parsing of words and implications and extrapolations and possible intent, the larger point was roundly missed: the increasing pressure that White House correspondents feel when dealing with the Obama administration — […]

Former Carter pollster Pat Caddell: NY Times columnist Krugman ‘a flat-out asshole’

Jeff Poor The Daily Caller 1/14/2011

…On Fox News Channel’s Friday airing of “Red Eye,” host Greg Gutfeld wondered if the media were in denial over the notion it had little to do with the actions of Jared Loughner, the suspect in the recent Tucson, Ariz. shooting…

…“[T]he point is – you know, this thing […]

Violence and politics merge

Politico Jonathan Martin, Ben Smith, Alexander Burns 1/9/2011

A few days, or at the very least, a few hours – in an earlier era, people would have taken a breath before plunging into a remorseless debate about the political implications of an obscene act of violence.

Not in this era.

Within minutes after a […]