Weekend Links and Open Thread

  • Media Buzz videos: Jeb race
  • Reliable Sources: Brian Williams, Lester Holt, perspectives on Charleston.
  • The Persuaders: CNN to match pharmaceutical ads to program theme.
  • Q&A: The Seventies‘s Mark Herzog.  Erin Burnett looking forward to July.
  • Wemple: MRC forsees ‘fun’ with Brian Williams.  Sunday talkers: preview.
  • NY Post: Brian Williams is the shame of MSNBC.  Tyndall: ‘Sloppy seconds.’
  • Bernard: Women who are ‘brilliantly well-educated professional journalists’.
  • Your Buzz videos: party, boat, Michael

Friday Links and Open Thread

  • Thursday’s numbers: Bill O’Reilly-Megyn Kelly-Chris Wallace 1-2-3.
  • Video: The who spotted Roof, trailed his car, tipped police.
  • Somerby: The Rachel Maddow gong show turns to Donald Trump.
  • Factor video: on media opportunists assigning blame.
  • CNN signs Bill Carter as on-air contributor, promotes Sunlen Serfaty.
  • TCG: Forget it, Jake…it’s Zuckertown.  Arthur Aidala inducted, engaged.
  • Video: What can Brian Williams … and vice versa?
  • Greta to Brian Williams: Welcome to cable news.  Joyella: You lost me.
  • Video: Brian Williams starts the apology tour.  Reactions largely skeptical.
  • Wemple: So what exactly will Brian Williams be doing all day at MSNBC?
  • Zurawik: Williams gets a second chance, and truth strikes out at (MS)NBC.

Thursday Links and Open Thread

Wednesday Links and Open Thread

Tuesday Links and Open Thread

  • The Five video: Robust debate over
  • Monday’s numbers: Bill O’Reilly-Megyn Kelly-The Five 1-2-3.
  • Tapper’s State of the Union debuts in 4th place at 9:00 am (25-54).
  • Trump likely to make the cut for first debate.  Weekend numbers.
  • Today’s firing demand.  Concha: Find yourself another scapegoat.
  • Ashleigh Banfield disqualifies herself.   When reruns trump news.
  • Videos: Gretchen Carlson and returns to
  • Ed Henry frozen out.  Jake parties.  Farah: It’s the end of everything!
  • Kelly File video: on the dearth of due process at US colleges.
  • Q&A: Thomas Roberts; Mika Brzezinski; Dana PerinoJosh Levs and All In.

Monday Links and Open Thread

Weekend Links and Open Thread

  • Concha: Fredricka Whitfield’s non-apology fails damage control 101.
  • Media Buzz videos: Hillary’s NY Times Hill’s
  • Reliable Sources videos: Debate over debates, Hillary, Rupert, and Jake.
  • Video: The world’s largest free-flying American flag
  • Hogue: NewsmaxTV’s Daily Wrap is ‘a great show for political junkies’.
  • Fox News fights fire with fire.  Q&A: Greg Gutfeld; Profile: Mike Tobin.
  • Jake Tapper to moderate GOP debate.  Fredricka and the hardest word.
  • Sunday special to rebut Blackfish lies.  CNN wins award…for marketing.
  • Profile: Thomas Roberts, MSNBC’s pitchman.  Sunday talkers: preview.
  • Wemple: Enough with the shrouded, disguised Baltimore cop interviews.
  • Your Buzz videos: the Fox

Friday Links and Open Thread

  • Thursday’s numbers: Bill O’Reilly-Megyn Kelly-Bret Baier 1-2-3.
  • Roger Ailes to Variety: I report to Rupert, and that will continue.
  • Prins: The ‘Game of Murdoch‘.  Video: The story.
  • Sherman: 2015 is looking like a ‘pretty good year for Roger Ailes’.
  • Scarry: NewsmaxTV broadens its focus with Concha’s Daily Wrap.
  • Q&A: Jake Tapper (Breitbart); Jake Tapper (TV Newser).
  • Perlberg: CNN’s Courageous is an idea that’s been bad for decades.
  • The Alisyn Factor: New Day only cablenews morning show to grow.
  • Factor video: on Brian Williams and Jerry Seinfeld.
  • When nostalgia trumps news.  Weigand: 70spleasant, unremarkable‘.

Thursday Links and Open Thread

  • Wednesday’s numbers: O’Reilly-Megyn Kelly-The Five 1-2-3.
  • Lawsuit alleges anti-Semitism at Al-Jazeera America; Wemple.
  • Faber: Rupert Murdoch to step down. Yarow: What about Roger?
  • Throwback Thursday video: Do you remember
  • Lowry: The 70s is ‘once-over-lightly‘ history;  Gay: a good primer.
  • Concha: Fox could triple its ratings by doubling down on debates.
  • MSNBC truther wants to help the children.  HLN re-revamps sked.
  • FNC to air a runners-up forum for non-qualifying GOP candidates.
  • TCG: MSNBC’s ‘lean forward’ news programs…are they news at all?
  • Q&A: Jake Tapper; more. Wemple: A timeline to his Clinton exclusive.

‘It’s Almost Pointless to Respond to These Smears…’

J$P Video!  Megyn Kelly and Howard Kurtz blast anti-Fox lies from Salon, Media Matters, et al…



From The Kelly File, June 10 2015

Wednesday Links and Open Thread

Tuesday Links and Open Thread

Monday Links and Open Thread

Weekend Links and Open Thread

  • Media Buzz videos: the sexual
  • Reliable Sources: Caitlyn and the Duggars, Lester Holt, Norman Lear.
  • Red Eye to air two weeks of repeats ahead of June 22 relaunch.
  • TCG: HuffPost’s Taibi, and a sneaky, sleathy smear of Fox News.
  • Concha: Bill O’Reilly just doesn’t ‘get’ Facebook.  Sunday talkers.
  • Wemple zings Perino: she’s not in lockstep with unnamed FNCers.
  • Your Buzz videos: the
  • From the White House to MSNBC back to the White House…in under a year!

Friday Links and Open Thread