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Posted at 11:40 AM ET, 02/18/2014

Fox News’s Bill O’Reilly blames the Internet for mass ignorance

But what does the Pew Center have to say about that?

By Erik Wemple  |  11:40 AM ET, 02/18/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bill O'Reilly, Fox News, Internet, Tom Brokaw

Posted at 09:05 AM ET, 01/22/2014

Fox News’s Bill O’Reilly denounces Internet as a ‘headline service’

Cable TV rules!

By Erik Wemple  |  09:05 AM ET, 01/22/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bill O'Reilly, Fox News, Internet, NBC News, Tom Brokaw

Posted at 08:53 AM ET, 06/21/2013

Tom Brokaw slights 24/7 news, Chris Matthews

Network news legend says that these days, important work isn't getting done.

By Erik Wemple  |  08:53 AM ET, 06/21/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Chris Matthews, Daily Show, John Oliver, MSNBC, NBC News, Tom Brokaw, Watergate

Posted at 02:19 PM ET, 06/19/2013

Brokaw blasts 'expansion of blogosphere'

Web is too 'vitriolic,' full of pseudonymous nastiness, says big-time NBC News guy.

By Erik Wemple  |  02:19 PM ET, 06/19/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Andrea Mitchell, BNC News, MSNBC, Tom Brokaw

Posted at 07:47 AM ET, 07/20/2012

Media news derivatives: July 20

A roundup of media stories for July 20.

By Erik Wemple  |  07:47 AM ET, 07/20/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  aurora, colorado, theater, shooting, denver post, poynter, marissa mayer, wwd, mormon, kirn, GQ, the new republic, bill o'reilly, john harwood, tom brokaw, bob schieffer, rush limbaugh, sandra fluke, armed forces network, rupert murdoch, mitt romney

Posted at 12:55 PM ET, 07/16/2012

CBS’s Schieffer says Romney campaign took clip ‘out of context’

Romney camp makes good use of clip from CBS’s Bob Schieffer.

By Erik Wemple  |  12:55 PM ET, 07/16/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  cbs news, bob schieffer, face the nation, erik wemple blog, tom brokaw

Posted at 12:08 PM ET, 05/15/2012

Brokaw ‘not crazy’ about Obama-ABC thing

Not crazy about Obama-ABC thing.

By Erik Wemple  |  12:08 PM ET, 05/15/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  tom brokaw, nbc, erik wemple blog president obama

Posted at 08:36 AM ET, 05/07/2012

Media news derivatives: May 7

A summary of media stories for May 7.

By Erik Wemple  |  08:36 AM ET, 05/07/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  tom brokaw, david carr, new york times, politico, charles barkley, ap, eric carvin

Posted at 09:43 AM ET, 01/30/2012

Tom Brokaw, the Mr. Clean of American political advertising

Ad from newscast is free of classic campaign distortions.

By Erik Wemple  |  09:43 AM ET, 01/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  newt gingrich, mitt romney, tom brokaw

Posted at 09:04 AM ET, 01/30/2012

News media derivatives: Jan. 30

For Jan. 30

By Erik Wemple  |  09:04 AM ET, 01/30/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  mitt romney, newt gingrich, matt drudge, politico, new york times, david carr, steve waldman, tom brokaw, nbc, mitt romney, newt gingrich