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Posted at 08:18 AM ET, 12/11/2013

Bachmann to O’Reilly: ’80 percent of media reporting is anti-conservative’

Where’s she getting that number?

By Erik Wemple  |  08:18 AM ET, 12/11/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bill O'Reilly, Fox News, michele bachmann

Posted at 10:44 AM ET, 11/15/2013

Michele Bachmann’s tale of Obamacare woe

On CNN, one of the media distortions of the fall takes a hit.

By Erik Wemple  |  10:44 AM ET, 11/15/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  CNN, michele bachmann, Obamacare, Wolf Blitzer

Posted at 10:22 AM ET, 10/30/2013

Jon Stewart rips CNN on ‘The Daily Show’ for simplistic coverage

But good-or-bad questions aren’t always bad.

By Erik Wemple  |  10:22 AM ET, 10/30/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  CNN, Jake Tapper, Jon Stewart, michele bachmann

Posted at 05:04 PM ET, 09/27/2013

Michele Bachmann battles Blitzer on CNN

Minnesota congresswoman goes after Obamacare, Wolf Blitzer. But what about her HPV comments?

By Erik Wemple  |  05:04 PM ET, 09/27/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  CNN, michele bachmann, Obamacare, Wolf Blitzer

Posted at 08:34 AM ET, 05/29/2013

Michele Bachmann: A future in cable news?

After Congress, Michele Bachmann is considering a wide range of options. How about TV?

By Erik Wemple  |  08:34 AM ET, 05/29/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  cable TV, michele bachmann

Posted at 03:12 PM ET, 03/21/2013

Michele Bachmann has found a winning media strategy: Run!

Michele Bachmann is learning the perils of sitting with the media to explain herself.

By Erik Wemple  |  03:12 PM ET, 03/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  CNN, michele bachmann

Posted at 11:52 AM ET, 09/26/2012

AP editor cites Bachmann fact-checking ‘quota’

Editor from Associated Press jokes about Bachmann fact-checking ‘quota.’

By Erik Wemple  |  11:52 AM ET, 09/26/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  jim drinkard, associated press, ap, fact-checking, democrats, republicans, fairness, media bias, michele bachmann, hpv vaccine

Posted at 04:10 PM ET, 09/14/2012

Bill Bennett proposes new fact-checking, media-bashing formula

Speakers hammer media as conservatives gather in Washington

By Erik Wemple  |  04:10 PM ET, 09/14/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  bill bennett, michele bachmann, values voter summit, mitt romney, president obama, bill bennett

Posted at 08:01 AM ET, 07/24/2012

Media news derivatives: July 24

A roundup of media stories for July 24

By Erik Wemple  |  08:01 AM ET, 07/24/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  huma abedin, dan kennedy, boston globe, detroit free press, detroit news, michele bachmann, jon stewart, abc news

Posted at 08:16 AM ET, 04/26/2012

Media news derivatives: April 26

What’s happening in the media world?

By Erik Wemple  |  08:16 AM ET, 04/26/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  jack shafer, rupert murdoch, ajr, michele bachmann, bill o'reilly, newsbusters, nbc, george zimmerman, white house correspodnents' association, david rehr, fox mole