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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 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 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 07:22 PM ET, 07/19/2012

Report: Republicans to hammer PolitiFact units on alleged bias

PolitiFact, get ready for more GOP inquiries.

By Erik Wemple  |  07:22 PM ET, 07/19/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  politifact, politifact virginia, washington examiner, ohio, virginia, rhode island, tennessee, new jersey, georgia, oregon, florida, georgia, texas, wisconsin

Posted at 04:53 PM ET, 05/23/2012

The dumbing effect of cable news

Fox News viewers don’t take kindly to a survey.

By Erik Wemple  |  04:53 PM ET, 05/23/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  fairleigh dickinson university, fdu, npr, msnbc, fox news, new jersey, dan cassino, peter woolley