Erik Wemple: gay marriage


Posted at 10:39 AM ET, 12/05/2013

Bill O’Reilly’s never-ending evolution on gay marriage

From marrying a duck to acknowledging the pro-gay marriage argument to lamenting an attack on Judeo-Christian roots.

By Erik Wemple  |  10:39 AM ET, 12/05/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bill O'Reilly, Fox News, gay marriage, Jon Stewart, War on Christmas

Posted at 10:44 AM ET, 06/28/2013

New Yorker cover on gay marriage: Unforgettable

Save your copy of next week's New Yorker.

By Erik Wemple  |  10:44 AM ET, 06/28/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  gay marriage, New Yorker, Supreme Court

Posted at 10:47 AM ET, 06/17/2013

U.S. media cheers for same-sex marriage: Study

Tilt in favor of gay marriage is detectable across various media species, according to a Pew study.

By Erik Wemple  |  10:47 AM ET, 06/17/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  gay marriage, national organization for marriage, Supreme Court

Posted at 04:09 PM ET, 03/30/2013

Media biased against traditional marriage, says advocate

Traditional-marriage proponents have a lot of complaints about the media.

By Erik Wemple  |  04:09 PM ET, 03/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Brian Brown, gay marriage, national organization for marriage, same-sex marriage

Posted at 10:26 AM ET, 02/26/2013

Fox News's Bill O'Reilly attributes gay marriage evolution to media

A two-part media dynamic explains the public-opinion gains for gay marriage -- the media embraced it and the opposition didn't make a strong enough argument.

By Erik Wemple  |  10:26 AM ET, 02/26/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bill O'Reilly, Fox News, gay marriage

Posted at 01:42 PM ET, 02/21/2013

AP adds entry on 'husband, wife' to stylebook

Last week, the AP got criticized for copy standards related to gay marriage. This week, it issued a stylebook entry on the matter.

By Erik Wemple  |  01:42 PM ET, 02/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Associated Press, gay marriage

Posted at 08:32 AM ET, 08/27/2012

Brisbane hammers NYT for ‘progressivism,’ Occupy bias

Brisbane hammers NYT for ‘progressivism,’ Occupy bias.

By Erik Wemple  |  08:32 AM ET, 08/27/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  occupy wall street, new york times, arthur brisbane, occupy wall street, gay marriage, keith olbermann

Posted at 04:04 PM ET, 05/11/2012

Why did ABC News let Obama choose his interviewer?

Should ABC News have told the White House, ‘Hey, we’ll decide who does the interview’?

By Erik Wemple  |  04:04 PM ET, 05/11/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  fred francis, Barbara Cochran, cbs, nbc, abc, walter cronkite, jack shafer, robin roberts, president obama, barack obama, gay marriage

Posted at 12:11 PM ET, 05/10/2012

Fox’s Shepard Smith, leaning conservative on gay marriage

Fox’s straight hard-news coverage tilts conservative on gay marriage.

By Erik Wemple  |  12:11 PM ET, 05/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Fox news, shepard smith, burkean reform, president obama, gay marriage, abc news

Posted at 10:47 AM ET, 05/10/2012

CNN’s O’Brien jousts with Tony Perkins on gay marriage

Soledad O’Brien battles it out with Tony Perkins on gay marriage.

By Erik Wemple  |  10:47 AM ET, 05/10/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  cnn, soledad o'brien, tony perkins, family research council, gay marriage, president obama