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Posted at 10:20 AM ET, 04/23/2014

Media hammered by ‘Daily Show’ on Hillary Clinton grandma double standard

Why ask about grandmothership vis-a-vis 2016 race? Well, why not?

By Erik Wemple  |  10:20 AM ET, 04/23/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  ABC News, Daily Show, Hillary Rodham Clinton, Jon Stewart, NBC News

Posted at 06:57 PM ET, 04/22/2014

AP reporter scorches State Department spokeswoman on Hillary Clinton initiative

Just what did that first QDDR do?

By Erik Wemple  |  06:57 PM ET, 04/22/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Associated Press, Hillary Rodham Clinton, Jen Psaki, Matt Lee, State Department

Posted at 09:42 AM ET, 03/05/2014

Barbara Bush disses the New York Times, but why?

Dowd and Bush appear to be on the same page.

By Erik Wemple  |  09:42 AM ET, 03/05/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Barbara Bush, Fox News, Hillary Rodham Clinton, Jeb Bush, Maureen Dowd, New York Times

Posted at 03:01 PM ET, 02/28/2014

Hillary Rodham Clinton’s traveling press crew circa 1995: ‘fans’

Lots of positive coverage, at least from the Hillary Clinton camp’s POV.

By Erik Wemple  |  03:01 PM ET, 02/28/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  ABC News, Hillary Rodham Clinton, Media, NBC News, Wall Street Journal

Posted at 06:18 PM ET, 02/11/2014

MSNBC’s Krystal Ball to Hillary Clinton: ‘Don’t run’

MSNBC, coming at Hillary Clinton from the left.

By Erik Wemple  |  06:18 PM ET, 02/11/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Hillary Rodham Clinton, Krystal Ball, MSNBC, walmart

Posted at 12:27 PM ET, 01/24/2014

New York Times takes a whack at Hillary Clinton story

Look: Bill Clinton loyalists are upset that their guy isn’t portrayed as an American hero!

By Erik Wemple  |  12:27 PM ET, 01/24/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bill Clinton, clinton foundation, Hillary Rodham Clinton, New York Times

Posted at 05:23 PM ET, 01/06/2014

Politico’s Maggie Haberman rebuts Bill Clinton

Yes, we need reporters on the Hillary Clinton 2016 goings-on.

By Erik Wemple  |  05:23 PM ET, 01/06/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bill Clinton, Hillary Rodham Clinton, Maggie Haberman, Politico

Posted at 06:00 PM ET, 11/04/2013

Hillary Clinton again shuts out media

This woman is determined to show people how powerful she is -- by suppressing information!

By Erik Wemple  |  06:00 PM ET, 11/04/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  clinton foundation, Hillary Rodham Clinton, National Association of Realtors, speech

Posted at 06:32 PM ET, 10/15/2013

Hillary Clinton clamps down on speech dissemination

Speech suppression appears to be working pretty well.

By Erik Wemple  |  06:32 PM ET, 10/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  chelsea clinton, Hillary Rodham Clinton

Posted at 10:31 AM ET, 09/30/2013

CNN movie on Hillary Clinton is dead, says director. Lame!

Documentary producer says he’s killing a project because access is difficult.

By Erik Wemple  |  10:31 AM ET, 09/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Charles Ferguson, CNN, documentary, Hillary Rodham Clinton

Posted at 02:02 PM ET, 09/25/2013

Cokie Roberts on MSNBC: ‘Some tea party anger is racist’

Will Tea Partiers chill out if Hillary Rodham Clinton runs for president? Enjoy some speculation.

By Erik Wemple  |  02:02 PM ET, 09/25/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Cokie Roberts, Hillary Rodham Clinton, MSNBC

Posted at 05:00 PM ET, 09/24/2013

Clintonland ‘locked down,’ Alec MacGillis says

Looking for on-the-record quotes in a big story about the Clintons? That’s a tough get these days.

By Erik Wemple  |  05:00 PM ET, 09/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Doug Band, Hillary Rodham Clinton, President Clinton, The New Republic

Posted at 05:41 PM ET, 09/23/2013

Hillary Clinton profile whitewashes Benghazi

Political framing = avoidance of substance.

By Erik Wemple  |  05:41 PM ET, 09/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Benghazi, Hillary Rodham Clinton, New York Magazine

Posted at 12:37 PM ET, 09/23/2013

Commentator on MSNBC: White guy can’t ‘appreciate’ Hillary Clinton’s history-ness

There’s just no one else out there on the ‘progressive female side of things,’ says Keli Goff.

By Erik Wemple  |  12:37 PM ET, 09/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Hillary Rodham Clinton, Keli Goff, MSNBC, New York Magazine, timothy noah

Posted at 05:42 PM ET, 09/20/2013

Hillary Clinton speech cell-phone grab: What happened?

Are we still telling people to stifle their smartphones at mass events?

By Erik Wemple  |  05:42 PM ET, 09/20/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  American Society of Travel Agents, Hillary Clinton, Hillary Rodham Clinton, Miami Herald

Posted at 08:46 AM ET, 08/08/2013

Chuck Todd: Hillary Clinton series 'total nightmare for NBC News'

Second straight day in which someone on "Morning Joe" takes a shot at his employer.

By Erik Wemple  |  08:46 AM ET, 08/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Chuck Todd, Hillary Rodham Clinton, Joe Scarborough, MSNBC, NBC News

Posted at 01:12 PM ET, 05/16/2013

Dan Rather focuses on Republican obstructionism

Politics! Implications for 2014! Hillary Clinton's chances! And other ways to avoid addressing the nitty-gritty of today's issues.

By Erik Wemple  |  01:12 PM ET, 05/16/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  AP, Benghazi, Dan Rather, Hillary Rodham Clinton, IRS

Posted at 11:50 AM ET, 05/13/2013

Fox News's Karl Rove cheap-shots Weekly Standard

Political guru claims his FREE-to-watch ad has more views than Weekly Standard has PAID subscribers.

By Erik Wemple  |  11:50 AM ET, 05/13/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Benghazi, Fox News, Hillary Rodham Clinton, Karl Rove, Weekly Standard

Posted at 05:13 PM ET, 04/08/2013

Hillary Clinton's hair, Part II: Asking about appearances

Barbara Walters can pull off anything. Anything.

By Erik Wemple  |  05:13 PM ET, 04/08/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  ABC News, Barbara Walters, hair, Hillary Rodham Clinton

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 02:47 PM ET, 01/28/2013

Bolton: Clinton's 'feelings' on Benghazi 'irrelevant'

John Bolton rips Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton -- again

By Erik Wemple  |  02:47 PM ET, 01/28/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Benghazi, Fox News, Hillary Rodham Clinton, John Bolton

Posted at 05:43 PM ET, 01/24/2013

Hillary Clinton at the Benghazi hearings: Why we need journalists

Everyone was expecting a fantastic grilling of Secretary of State Hillary Rodham Clinton. Well, politicians don't grill so well, apparently.

By Erik Wemple  |  05:43 PM ET, 01/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Benghazi, Hillary Rodham Clinton

Posted at 09:09 AM ET, 01/24/2013

'Fox & Friends': Hillary Clinton = Lance Armstrong

The secretary of state channeled Armstrong yesterday in her response to a senator's question, says a Fox News commentator.

By Erik Wemple  |  09:09 AM ET, 01/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Hillary Rodham Clinton, Lance Armstrong

Posted at 03:45 PM ET, 01/23/2013

Hillary Clinton torpedoes Hannity: 'There was no real time' video

Sean Hannity has been peddling the story that the State Department watched the Benghazi attack in "real time."

By Erik Wemple  |  03:45 PM ET, 01/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Benghazi, Hillary Rodham Clinton

Posted at 12:45 PM ET, 01/23/2013

It makes a difference, Secretary Clinton

Hillary Rodham Clinton asks a Senate committee why it makes a difference precisely what gave rise to the Benghazi attack. Seriously?

By Erik Wemple  |  12:45 PM ET, 01/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Benghazi, Hillary Rodham Clinton, State Department

Posted at 11:08 AM ET, 01/23/2013

Clinton testimony challenges Hannity claims

Secretary of state gives exhaustive rundown of the things she did on the night of the Benghazi attacks. One of them was not watching real-time video of the attacks.

By Erik Wemple  |  11:08 AM ET, 01/23/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Benghazi, Fox News, Hillary Rodham Clinton

Posted at 09:41 AM ET, 01/07/2013

Fox News and the Hillary Clinton 'faking' outrage

It doesn't appear as if Fox News is gearing up to apologize for allowing its people to essentially call Hillary Clinton a faker.

By Erik Wemple  |  09:41 AM ET, 01/07/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Fox News, Hillary Rodham Clinton

Posted at 10:42 AM ET, 01/02/2013

Fox News producer was scolded by State Department

Spokesman Philippe Reines did not take kindly to the question posed by Fox's Justin Fishel at a Dec. 17 press briefing.

By Erik Wemple  |  10:42 AM ET, 01/02/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Fox News, Hillary Rodham Clinton

Posted at 05:02 PM ET, 12/31/2012

Hillary Clinton's health: How to properly express skepticism about official accounts

No speculation. No politics. All science.

By Erik Wemple  |  05:02 PM ET, 12/31/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Benghazi, Hillary Clinton, Hillary Rodham Clinton, NBC News

Posted at 09:27 AM ET, 12/31/2012

Bolton trashes Clinton PR operation

Critic and Fox News contributor plows ahead with contention that there's a lack of transparency regarding the secretary of state's health status.

By Erik Wemple  |  09:27 AM ET, 12/31/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Benghazi, Hillary Clinton, Hillary Rodham Clinton, John Bolton

Posted at 12:00 PM ET, 12/28/2012

Is John Bolton recanting his contention that Hillary Clinton is a faker?

John Bolton said last week that Hillary Rodham Clinton is suffering from a "diplomatic illness.'" Now he's saying she's used "excuses" to avoid testimony on Benghazi.

By Erik Wemple  |  12:00 PM ET, 12/28/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Hillary Rodham Clinton, John Bolton

Posted at 06:04 PM ET, 12/13/2012

Barbara Walters poses already-posed questions to Hillary Clinton

Barbara Walters interviews Hillary Clinton for her "most fascinating people" series. Watch the hardballs fly!

By Erik Wemple  |  06:04 PM ET, 12/13/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  ABC News, Barbara Walters, Hillary Rodham Clinton

Posted at 05:07 PM ET, 06/11/2012

Politico puts a name to an unnamed Clinton insider: Patti Solis Doyle

Insider quote on Politico goes from unnamed to named!

By Erik Wemple  |  05:07 PM ET, 06/11/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  politico, hillary rodham clinton, bill clinton, patti solis doyle, "lost in hillaryland"