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Posted at 11:12 AM ET, 03/07/2014

The faulty logic of Chris Christie’s anti-mediaism

The media defines us! Except when we define us.

By Erik Wemple  |  11:12 AM ET, 03/07/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Ann Romney, Chris Christie, CPAC, Media, Mitt Romney

Posted at 03:40 PM ET, 02/18/2014

Bill Maher misfires on MSNBC=Fox News complaint

This guy goes a bit overboard on cable-news equivalence.

By Erik Wemple  |  03:40 PM ET, 02/18/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bill Maher, bridge scandal, Chris Christie, Fox News, MSNBC

Posted at 05:07 PM ET, 02/03/2014

Giuliani: New York Times story ‘led to a lot of exaggerated headlines’

Isn’t that the way we roll now?

By Erik Wemple  |  05:07 PM ET, 02/03/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Chris Christie, New Jersey, New York Times, Rudy Giuliani

Posted at 03:46 PM ET, 02/03/2014

New York Times defends Christie story: Governor was trying to ‘change the discussion’

Alleged political motives in media criticism.

By Erik Wemple  |  03:46 PM ET, 02/03/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Chris Christie, David Wildstein, George Washington Bridge, MSNBC, New Jersey, New York Times

Posted at 03:01 PM ET, 01/20/2014

Christie camp whiffs on MSNBC-Maddow critique

Theories for the Christie camp’s motivations are fair game.

By Erik Wemple  |  03:01 PM ET, 01/20/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Chris Christie, George Washington Bridge, MSNBC, New Jersey, Rachel Maddow, Steve Kornacki

Posted at 10:48 AM ET, 01/20/2014

Christie camp’s swipe at MSNBC: Weak! (Part 1)

All attack ads were not created equal.

By Erik Wemple  |  10:48 AM ET, 01/20/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Chris Christie, Dawn Zimmer, Fox News, Lawrence O'Donnell, MSNBC, Steve Kornacki

Posted at 01:04 PM ET, 01/10/2014

New Yorker gives Christie cover treatment

Having trouble figuring out how to think about Chris Christie in light of the bridge scandal? Allow the New Yorker to assist.

By Erik Wemple  |  01:04 PM ET, 01/10/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Chris Christie, fort lee, George Washington Bridge, New Jersey, New Yorker

Posted at 03:20 PM ET, 01/09/2014

Fox News, MSNBC, CNN and the Christie bridge scandal

An incipient American tradition: Tracking coverage discrepancies on cable news.

By Erik Wemple  |  03:20 PM ET, 01/09/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Chris Christie, CNN, Fox News, MSNBC

Posted at 01:47 PM ET, 01/09/2014

The Record nails Christie story

A tip from the publisher, public-records requests, reporting: A newspaper!

By Erik Wemple  |  01:47 PM ET, 01/09/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Chris Christie, fort lee, George Washington Bridge, New Jersey

Posted at 06:54 PM ET, 11/12/2013

Sarah Palin on book tour: Stick with Christmas

She needs to avoid political talk.

By Erik Wemple  |  06:54 PM ET, 11/12/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Chris Christie, Fox News, Jake Tapper, Sarah Palin

Posted at 03:35 PM ET, 04/08/2013

Hillary Clinton's hair: Fair game or prejudicial?

Should the media ever write about the appearance of female political candidates? Maybe not, says study.

By Erik Wemple  |  03:35 PM ET, 04/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Chris Christie, Hillary Rodham Clinton, women

Posted at 08:05 AM ET, 02/22/2012

Media news derivatives: Feb. 22

For Feb. 22

By Erik Wemple  |  08:05 AM ET, 02/22/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  marie colvin, remi ochlik, sarah palin, chris christie, jon stewart