Erik Wemple: Breitbart


Posted at 01:35 PM ET, 02/19/2014

Sarah Palin hammers BuzzFeed following Trump story

Reporter is allegedly a ‘nervous geek’! And?

By Erik Wemple  |  01:35 PM ET, 02/19/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Breitbart News, BuzzFeed, Donald Trump, McKay Coppins, Sarah Palin

Posted at 05:56 PM ET, 07/25/2013

Breitbart News cited for 'colluding' with conservative coalition

Allegations of collusion between conservative journos and conservative activists. A big deal?

By Erik Wemple  |  05:56 PM ET, 07/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Breitbart News, David Corn, Mother Jones, Washington Examiner

Posted at 12:05 PM ET, 03/11/2013

Boston.com had no control over bogus Krugman post

Why did that post about Paul Krugman being bankrupt stay so long on Boston.com? Because managers had no control over it.

By Erik Wemple  |  12:05 PM ET, 03/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Boston Globe, Breitbart, Paul Krugman

Posted at 07:44 AM ET, 04/18/2012

Breitbart.com lobbies Romney

Breitbart.com goes activist on Mitt Romney.

By Erik Wemple  |  07:44 AM ET, 04/18/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  larry o'connor, breitbart news, media matters, mitt romney, interview

Posted at 07:49 AM ET, 04/16/2012

Media news derivatives: April 16

Your media roundup.

By Erik Wemple  |  07:49 AM ET, 04/16/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  white house, obama, jetting, andrew breitbart, david carr, tom scocca, fox & friends, chris wallace, david axelrod, ben smith

Posted at 04:28 PM ET, 03/07/2012

Breitbart.com hates getting scooped

Competitors

By Erik Wemple  |  04:28 PM ET, 03/07/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  andrew breitbart, buzzfeed, ben smith wgbyh, hannity

Posted at 02:49 PM ET, 03/05/2012

Breitbart’s last scoop: Obama participated in a panel discussion!

Obama appeared on a panel discussion!

By Erik Wemple  |  02:49 PM ET, 03/05/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  andrew breitbart, barack obama, president obama, saul alinsky, terrapin theatre

Posted at 02:11 PM ET, 03/02/2012

Breitbart on journalism: ‘Anybody’ can do it

Not as easy as he suggests.

By Erik Wemple  |  02:11 PM ET, 03/02/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  andrew breitbart, citizen journalism, rachel maddow, james o'keefe, ken vogel

Posted at 08:52 AM ET, 03/02/2012

Media news derivatives: March 2

For March 2

By Erik Wemple  |  08:52 AM ET, 03/02/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  andrew breitbart, matt taibbi, steve bannon, jack shafer, village voice, village voice media, miami herald, new york times

Posted at 05:04 PM ET, 03/01/2012

Andrew Breitbart, barrier-busting media critic

A guy who took down names

By Erik Wemple  |  05:04 PM ET, 03/01/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  andrew breitbart, dies, big government, big journalism, big hollywood, washington post, new york times, cpac, kate zernike, jason mattera, human events