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The Colbert Report Informs More Viewers Than Others

The Colbert Report Informs More Viewers Than Others

By Brian Powell June 5, 2014

When Stephen Colbert started The Colbert Report on Comedy Central, he stated that his goal was to “feel the news” at his audience, purporting that anyone could read the news to them. According to a new study released by the …

MSNBC’s Cheerios Tweet Gets Station in Hot Water MSNBC’s Cheerios Tweet Gets Station in Hot Water
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Some might say that MSNBC has been going through a hard time as of late, because in just the past few months, its former anchor Martin Bashir was let go for saying something offensive about Sarah Palin, and a little …

Chris Christie: Is He Going To War With MSNBC? Chris Christie: Is He Going To War With MSNBC?
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Strong allegations from Hoboken’s Mayor Dawn Zimmer (D), which aired on MSNBC Saturday morning, had New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie’s (R) office slamming the network as overtly “partisan.” Zimmer, in an interview with MSNBC’s Steve Kornacki, claims the Governor’s administration …

Sarah Palin Blasts Melissa Harris-Perry on Facebook Sarah Palin Blasts Melissa Harris-Perry on Facebook
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It’s been over a week now that Melissa Harris-Perry made what some are calling inappropriate remarks about Mitt Romney and his family, however it seems the backlash is only increasing instead of going away. From CNN commentators, to celebrities like …

Melissa Harris-Perry Gives Teary Apology to Romney Melissa Harris-Perry Gives Teary Apology to Romney

After making a few wise cracks about Mitt Romney’s African-American grandchild last week, MSNBC host Melissa Harris-Perry gave a teary apology to him and his family. She chose to acknowledge the wrongdoing at the beginning of her weekly show, right …

Melissa Harris-Perry is Sorry for Joke About Romney Melissa Harris-Perry is Sorry for Joke About Romney
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Another week brings us another TV network that people are threatening to boycott. Melissa Harris-Perry ruffled a few feathers after jokes were made about Mitt Romney’s black grandson on her show. On the Melissa Harris-Perry show on MSNBC, Harris-Perry showed …

Rachel Maddow Interviews Wisconsin's Mary Burke Rachel Maddow Interviews Wisconsin's Mary Burke
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Rachel Maddow, a well-known liberal news anchor for MSNBC, who holds a Doctorate in Politics from Oxford, is known for bringing various political figures into the public eye and interviewing them with questions that pertain to the general public. On …

Russell Brand Calls Out Unprepared MSNBC Anchors Russell Brand Calls Out Unprepared MSNBC Anchors
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Russell Brand was interviewed on Monday by the people over at MSNBC, and it didn’t go over well. At all. Most people who are familiar with Brand–or who bother to do any sort of mild research into his comedy acts–know …

NBC takes Initiative to Buy Microsoft out of MSNBC NBC takes Initiative to Buy Microsoft out of MSNBC

All the way back in 1996, a chance meeting between NBC News anchor, Tom Brokaw and Microsoft founder Bill Gates sparked the creation of a new way for viewers to get news. MSNBC.com was launched along with its cable television …

Pat Buchanan Out: People Respond Online Pat Buchanan Out: People Respond Online
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After he served ten years as an analyst, MSNBC has shown Pat Buchanan the door. Protests have gone on for years about Buchanan’s statements and perceived racism. Buchanan maintains that this is all a conspiracy by the left to have …

Pat Buchanan Canned Over Book at MSNBC Pat Buchanan Canned Over Book at MSNBC
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After an uproar about his publication of a book in October called “Suicide of a Superpower: Will America Survive to 2025??”, MSNBC has finally bowed to the pressure from various groups and fired Pat Buchanan. Some have viewed Buchanan’s book …

Mark Halperin Calls Obama A Dick, Apologizes, Suspended Anyway Mark Halperin Calls Obama A Dick, Apologizes, Suspended Anyway
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Today on Joe Scarborough’s daily program “Morning Joe,” MSNBC senior political analyst Mark Halperin did something that only the most vile, wicked, morally bankrupt person could do. Hide your kids, hide you wife – Halperin called President Obama a “dick” …

Laura Ingraham Accepts Ed Schultz’s Apology on Twitter Laura Ingraham Accepts Ed Schultz’s Apology on Twitter
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On his radio show Tuesday Ed Schultz, progressive commentator and host of MSNBC’s The Ed Show, attacked conservative radio host Laura Ingraham by calling her a “right wing slut.” “President Obama is going to be visiting Joplin, Mo., on Sunday …

Should User Engagement Come at the Expense of Pageviews?
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MSNBC.com is rolling out a redesign of its site that has raised a few eyebrows. The reason for this is the shift in focus from pageviews to user engagement. The site has moved to a one-page format, and has traded in banner ads for a different approach.

The Internet is All Over Climategate While the MSM Sleeps
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The mainstream media has its head in the sand again while one of the largest conspiracies the world has ever seen is exposed via Internet media. As most readers have heard by now, years of emails and programming code have been uncovered from the Climatic Research Unit (CRU) of the University of East Anglia, which is run by the scientists whose research is the basis for the world’s belief in man-caused global warming.

Marks Post Link Bait?

I recently spotted a blog post by Adam Senour over at Walk My Path. The post outlines why Gene Marks is right on certain comments from the blog post. I must say I didn’t think I would find someone defending Gene marks comments like Adam has.

Marks Misses the Mark on “Tech Solutions”

OK folks I can’t take mainstream media much longer. They are so out of touch with what is really happening online it is simply ridiculous. Take the latest offering from Gene Marks at MSNBC: