Erik Wemple: government shutdown


Posted at 01:26 PM ET, 10/18/2013

National Review editor Rich Lowry: ‘Go find out what’s going on’

Robert Costa and his team in Washington helps the opinion journal up its metabolism.

By Erik Wemple  |  01:26 PM ET, 10/18/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  government shutdown, National Review, Rich Lowry, Robert Costas

Posted at 08:35 AM ET, 10/09/2013

Fox News’s Howard Kurtz v. Fox News’s ‘slimdown’ obsession

FoxNews.com uses “loaded term” to blurb Howard Kurtz’s column.

By Erik Wemple  |  08:35 AM ET, 10/09/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Fox News, government shutdown, Howard Kurtz

Posted at 06:41 PM ET, 10/08/2013

At Obama’s press conference, where’s the accountability?

Yes, a preoccupation with the shutdown-debt limit is understandable. But don’t let the boss get away without addressing problems with his signature issue.

By Erik Wemple  |  06:41 PM ET, 10/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Associated Press, government shutdown, huffington post, Obamacare, President Obama, press conference

Posted at 11:24 AM ET, 10/07/2013

‘Fox & Friends’ fails on Obama-Muslim museum connection: No surprise here

‘Fox & Friends’ host says it ‘won’t happen again.’ Okay, but something similarly atrocious probably will.

By Erik Wemple  |  11:24 AM ET, 10/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  anna kooiman, Fox & Friends, Fox News, government shutdown, President Obama

Posted at 06:00 PM ET, 10/02/2013

Harry Reid: No love for media (Go Dana Bash!)

The Senate big shot accuses CNN’s reporter of asking a bad question.

By Erik Wemple  |  06:00 PM ET, 10/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  CNN, government shutdown, Harry Reid

Posted at 09:45 AM ET, 10/01/2013

Daily News’s latest provocative cover

A provocative, yet safe, approach for a New York tab.

By Erik Wemple  |  09:45 AM ET, 10/01/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Congress, government shutdown, navy yard shooting, New York Daily News