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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 11:00 AM ET, 06/04/2013

Fox News site corrects Woodward misquote

Thanks to correction, veteran journalist no longer depicted as a promoter of IRS-Watergate comparisons.

By Erik Wemple  |  11:00 AM ET, 06/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bob Woodward, Fox News, IRS scandal

Posted at 08:16 AM ET, 06/04/2013

Fox News site botches Woodward's take on IRS scandal

Longtime Washington investigative journalist didn't actually say that the IRS scandal is 'on the road to Watergate.'

By Erik Wemple  |  08:16 AM ET, 06/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bill O'Reilly, Bob Woodward, Fox News, IRS scandal

Posted at 05:21 PM ET, 03/01/2013

Woodward: 'I wasn't running around complaining'

Bob Woodward says that he wasn't shopping his story.

By Erik Wemple  |  05:21 PM ET, 03/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bob Woodward, Jim VandeHei, Politico

Posted at 02:43 PM ET, 03/01/2013

L'affaire Woodward: Now these are threats!

One reason why Woodward hasn't used the term 'threat' to describe what happened to him: He knows from threats.

By Erik Wemple  |  02:43 PM ET, 03/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bob Woodward, Washington Post

Posted at 08:18 AM ET, 03/01/2013

Woodward on 'threatened': Can't have it both ways

Famous investigative journalist says he wasn't necessarily threatened but also says he received "coded" language for "you better watch out."

By Erik Wemple  |  08:18 AM ET, 03/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bob Woodward, Fox News, Sean Hannity

Posted at 05:29 PM ET, 02/28/2013

Fox News's Perino: Bush effort to discredit Woodward 'failed miserably'

Everyone stuck up for Woodward when he was at loggerheads with the Bush administration, says Fox Newsie. No one's sticking up for him now that he's at loggerheads with the Obama administration.

By Erik Wemple  |  05:29 PM ET, 02/28/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bob Woodward, Fox News

Posted at 11:12 AM ET, 02/28/2013

Woodward on White House media policy: 'Not sound and mature'

The Post's associate editor takes issue with how the Obama administration has handled dissonance.

By Erik Wemple  |  11:12 AM ET, 02/28/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bob Woodward, White House

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 04:07 PM ET, 12/04/2012

Roger Ailes claims he's out of politics.' Ha!

Somehow the Fox News chief manages to keep a toe or two in in his erstwhile profession.

By Erik Wemple  |  04:07 PM ET, 12/04/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bob Woodward, Fox News, Roger Ailes, Rush Limbaugh

Posted at 08:17 AM ET, 11/08/2012

Woodward: Romney partisans passed along lame Benghazi tip

Also rates campaign coverage.

By Erik Wemple  |  08:17 AM ET, 11/08/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  fox news sean hannity media bias, fox news sean hannity benghazi, sean hannity bob woodward media bias, sean hannity

Posted at 01:50 PM ET, 10/14/2012

Woodward: Media guilty of ‘misfocus’ on Libya

Woodward on media: ‘Too much polls’

By Erik Wemple  |  01:50 PM ET, 10/14/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Categories:  Technology | Tags:  chris wallace, fox news sunday washington post, chris wallace bob woodward washington post new york times, libya coverage, woodward libya coverage, benghazi coverage woodward new york times

Posted at 09:31 AM ET, 09/27/2012

Hannity praises Woodward book, bashes media, doesn’t notice contradiction

Hannity says he loved Woodward’s book.

By Erik Wemple  |  09:31 AM ET, 09/27/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  sean hannity, bob woodward, price of politics, president obama, national debt, white house, lying, benghazi

Posted at 08:28 AM ET, 05/01/2012

Media news derivatives: May 1

What’s happening in the media?

By Erik Wemple  |  08:28 AM ET, 05/01/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  jack shafer, bill o'reilly, bernard goldberg, demand media, ben bradlee, bob woodward, jeff himmelman

Posted at 06:26 PM ET, 04/30/2012

Ben Bradlee’s ‘residual’ concerns don’t compute

Did the Post editor have doubts on Watergate? Or just poorly supported opinion?

By Erik Wemple  |  06:26 PM ET, 04/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  bob woodward, ben bradlee, jeff himmelman, new york magazine, deep throat, watergate