Erik Wemple: David Petraeus


Posted at 11:24 AM ET, 01/17/2014

Is Fox News a Republican Party propaganda organ? Rather says no.

‘Pros’ at network are ‘pretty good,’ says veteran newsman.

By Erik Wemple  |  11:24 AM ET, 01/17/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bob Woodward, David Petraeus, Fox News, Republican Party, Roger Ailes

Posted at 04:15 PM ET, 12/05/2012

Fox News contributor challenges Woodward story

K.T. McFarland insists The Washington Post made too much of her relaying a message from Fox News chief Roger Ailes to Gen. David Petraeus in the spring of 2011.

By Erik Wemple  |  04:15 PM ET, 12/05/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bob Woodward, David Petraeus, Fox News, k.t. mcfarland

Posted at 12:45 PM ET, 12/04/2012

Five takeaways from the Fox News-David Petraeus conspiracy

Fox News tells a top official that everyone at Fox News loves him, that he can call in headline changes if he so wishes, and that the boss might help him run for president.

By Erik Wemple  |  12:45 PM ET, 12/04/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Afghanistan, David Petraeus, Fox News, Roger Ailes, Rupert Murdoch