Tuesday Links and Open Thread

Thursday Links and Open Thread

  • Wednesday’s numbers: O’Reilly-Sean Hannity-Sandra Smith 1-2-3.
  • Throwback Thursday video: When Fox & Friends
  • Katz: Why more viewers are getting bullish on Fox Business Network.
  • Outnumbered video: Trump-Cruz rivalry goes to a
  • Somerby: What ‘huge national news‘ took up 2/3 of Maddow’s show?
  • Race Wars video: Samantha Bee ‘stop using my clips!’
  • Kiernan Forbes, aka AKA, says CNN coverage of terrorism is selective.
  • Wemple: After trouncing O’Reilly, Jorge Ramos did the same to Hannity.
  • Hannity has biggest night of the year.  Reisman: Shep Smith dings Trump.
  • Wemple: CNN stands behind its much-maligned, lying countdown clocks.
  • F&F video: tell how to keep USA safe from terror attacks.

Friday Links and Open Thread

  • Thursday’s numbers: Debate-predebate-postdebate 1-2-3.
  • Joyella: Nearly 12 million viewers watch latest GOP debate.
  • Concha: Melissa Harris-Perry to get her own show on Fusion. Or is she?
  • Video: Are Trump’s campaign rallies
  • Nancy Reagan funeral coverage anchored by Shep Smith, Brian Williams.
  • Wemple: CNN should stop with the insulting countdown clock fake-outs.
  • CNN uses Samantha Bee to push GOP debate.  Bobbie Battista resurfaces.
  • Concha: High marks for Tapper, Ted, even Trump, at ‘elegant’ CNN debate.
  • Videos: Bill O’Reilly talks debate etc w/ Maria Bartiromo
  • No questions about Michelle Fields. Fields: Sad and disappointing; a shame.
  • Battaglio: CNN’s Jake Tapper expected more fireworks at the GOP debate.
  • Kelly File videos: The assault violence

Wednesday Links and Open Thread

Weekend Links and Open Thread

  • Media Buzz videos: on bias. Is Is
  • Reliable Sources videos: Egging them on; the Trump ShowBernie Sanders.
  • Flashback: Hannity backs path to citizenship…months before dinner!
  • Did secret dinner cause ‘anchors’ like Hannity to back amnesty path?
  • Does CNN put minorities in a corner?  Video: Who’s
  • Farhi: MSNBC to drop Harris-Perry; Díaz-Balart future in doubt. More.
  • Stelter: Melissa Harris-Perry is ‘highly unlikely‘ to return to MSNBC.
  • ICN: Harris-Perry a case of career self-immolation; further thoughts.
  • Concha: Dishonest, unhinged Harris-Perry petulantly plays race card.
  • Borchers: CNN was right to ignore Ben Carson.  MADD about Shep.
  • Flood: Why GOP perceptions of Fox News don’t impact viewership.
  • Your Buzz videos: the a
  • Blake Burman and Cody.  Q&A: Ainsley Earhardt.  Sunday talkers: preview.
  • Luntz focus group video: If Trump wins Tuesday is it

Wednesday Links and Open Thread

  • Monday’s numbers: O’Bolling – The Five/Sandra Smith 1- 2/3 (tie).
  • Shep Smith video: Is there of the Fox News deck?
  • Grove: Ratings and retribution spark MSNBCNN battle for second place.
  • Fox & Friends video: Did trigger fresh Trump complaints?
  • Wemple: When will FNC join the bandwagon for candidate town halls?
  • Somerby: MSNBC’s top escort service takes over Chris Hayes’s hour.
  • Drum: MSNBC embarrasses itself yet again.  Geraghty: How convenient!
  • Concha: Escalating cable town halls are a good thing.  TCG: Rolling the dice.
  • Concha: Here’s why Ainsley Earhardt earned the F&F job.  Weekend numbers.
  • Ainsley Earhardt, F&F’s ‘it’ girlOtR video: Kilmeade consoles Anna. 

Tuesday Links and Open Thread

  • Friday’s numbers: Bill O’Reilly-Sandra Smith-Bret Baier 1-2-3.
  • The Five video: Ainsley Earhardt’s new gig.
  • Ariens: Ainsley Earhardt named new co-host of Fox & Friends. More.
  • Outnumbered video: Should be forced to testify?
  • CNNC: Robin deserves her can.  Bernard Golberg dings Eric Bolling.
  • Zurawik: MSNBC is being rewarded for ‘playing ball’ with Trump.
  • ICN: MSNBC’s Joe/Mika Trumpalooza is a ‘sharp stick in CNN’s eye‘.
  • Payback? MSNBC skeds Trump town hall moderated by Joe and Mika.
  • Joyella: Fox News settles 9/11 photo lawsuit; CNN hires Brynn Gingras.
  • Impartial MSNBC reporter: Scalia’s statements were ‘crass, homophobic‘.
  • Video: Shep announces Foxified winter storm names.
  • Todd, Díaz-Balart to moderate Dem town hall.  Chris Hayes is sorry…kind of.

Weekend Links and Open Thread

  • Media Buzz videos: Media Laura
  • Reliable Sources videos: Playing no-Trump, the next debate, Wolf Blitzer.
  • TCG: How to lie about Fox News, in one easy lesson.  Sunday talkers.
  • Bump: Do CNN’s complex debate rules stack the deck for moderates?
  • Shep Smith remembers Joe Moore.  Weekend special: Sex and College.
  • Will Amazon buy MSNBC?  Authorship of column shrouded in mystery.
  • MSNBC program host will hold his own Democratic Presidential forum.
  • Your Buzz videos: Trump gun gun

Monday Links and Open Thread

  • The Five video: over ISIS attacks and US response.
  • Friday’s numbers: Shepard Smith-Megyn Kelly-Cooper 1-2-3.
  • Video: on tolerance and extreme voices.
  • Outnumbered video: on ISIS attacks and US response.
  • Fox News tops ratings for Paris attacks, averages 4.4 million.  More.
  • Video: react to President’s press conference.
  • Wemple: CNN anchor blames French Muslims for not stopping attack.
  • Wemple: NY Times report revives contentious subject of ‘no-go zones’.
  • Kilmeade book tops Trump, Carson debuts. Poling: An intriguing tale.
  • F&F video: Meet  Anna, Clayton dissed again.
  • Controversy swirls around CNN real-time narration of police movements.

Weekend Links and Open Thread

  • F&F video: Geraldo Rivera in Paris.
  • FNC Sunday schedule includes expanded Fox Report, Justice.
  • F&F Weekend team pulled, only this time Tucker got to stay.
  • Video: Geraldo’s daughter in Paris stadium, escaped attack.
  • Brian Williams watch: MSNBC attacks Trump with false story.
  • Sunday talkers: preview.  MSNBC overnight.  Megyn: Half-true.
  • Koblin: Cable newsers scramble to cover Paris terrorist attacks.  More.
  • FNC Saturday: Shep (10a/7p); News HQ (2p); Banderas (4p); Baier (6p).
  • Your Buzz videos: Ben scrutiny, too.

Tuesday Links and Open Thread

  • Monday’s numbers: Bill O’Reilly-Bret Baier-The Five 1-2-3.
  • Video: Shep goes on a and Donald Trump.
  • Q&A: Ed Henry on Fox vs CNN, etc; Sean Hannity on McCarthy etc.
  • Concha: Unfriendly fire complaints ding Fox News and MSNBC.
  • Donny Deutsch resurfaces, brings Joe and Mika into his world.
  • Chuck Todd hour hit by ‘big fall off‘ in ratings.  Weekend numbers.
  • York: CNN’s double standard for debates. CNN fact-check failure?
  • Lyons: CNN should give more airtime to Dana Bash in the debate.
  • Ads during CNN’s Dem debate going for half the price of GOP debate.
  • Parker: CNN hopes smaller field, greater focus will lure debate viewers.
  • McCall: Why the CNN Democratic debate will be as useless as the GOP’s.

Friday Links and Open Thread

  • Thursday’s numbers: Bill O’Reilly-Megyn Kelly-Bret Baier 1-2-3.
  • Video: for obscure blogger’s screen grab.
  • Outnumbered video: on call to end Bengazi probe.
  • Newt Gingrich leaves CNN, goes back to Fox News.  Flashback.
  • Forget the blizzardmobile…CNN unveils the Campaign Camper.
  • Wemple: Media should ignore Sheriff’s plea to not mention name.
  • Joyella: Name the shooter on air? Megyn and Don Lemon disagree.
  • Hemmer, Shep to kick off radio channel.  Randi Kaye moonlighting.
  • Q&A: Bill O’Reilly.  Access Hollywood: Bill O’Reilly on Killing Reagan.
  • Kreskin reviews Killing Reagan: ‘Riveting…a revelation’. Tops NYT list.
  • Backstage pass at Fox & Friends offered to benefit Noreen Fraser Fnd.
  • Wemple: CNN mass-tweets witnesses; ‘excess is their unofficial motto’.
  • Peters: How cable news covered the shooting before knowing anything.
  • Fillmore: Media Buzz begins its third year as #1, growing 14% over 2014.

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Friday Links and Open Thread

Thursday Links and Open Thread

  • Wednesday’s numbers: O’Reilly-Megyn Kelly-The Five 1-2-3.
  • Rather, Maddow, Chip Reid promote Fox conspiracy theories.
  • Oops: CNN changes Hillary poll finding to ‘trustworthy’. 
  • Snow job? Joe Concha says MSNBC has big plans for Kate Snow.
  • Leibovich: Larry King prepping invites for his ultimate farewell act.
  • Videos: on Jorge Ramos; on The Kelly File.
  • Linkins: Fiorina is upset with CNN’s debate criteria…and she’s right.
  • Throwback Thursday video: about working in ‘a dump’.
  • Wemple: Another truce? Megyn doesn’t need your protectorship, Roger!
  • Controversy swirls around CNN airing, and not airing, full shooting video.

Friday Links and Open Thread

  • Thursday’s numbers: O’Reilly-Shannon Bream-Bret Baier 1-2-3.
  • Somerby: Maddow and Hayes use edited clip to ‘slime’ Jeb Bush.
  • Greta to CNN: This could be really dumb…you better figure it out.
  • Ariens: Wolf Blitzer talks about his ten years in The Situation Room.
  • Arana: MSNBC descends into self-parody with endless Trump show.
  • Crawford: Debates on cable are like a poll tax…thanks to Fox News?!
  • Tomi Lahren leaves OAN; will she join Fox News?  Fox & Friends
  • Videos: Rachel Maddow with Jimmy Fallon
  • Overkill? ‘CNN’ on screen in five places!  CNN is #1…in online videos.
  • Shep opens up on Katrina and more; the assignment he’ll never forget.
  • Byers: Trump will make money for CNN.  CNN didn’t do its homework?
  • CNN breaks impartiality rules: ‘improper ties’ to Malaysian media firm?