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Erik Wemple: December, 2011

Posted at 02:58 PM ET, 12/30/2011

Ron Paul’s newsletters: Where was Texas?

Not as old as it should be.

By Erik Wemple  |  02:58 PM ET, 12/30/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 04:10 PM ET, 12/29/2011

Sorenson defection provokes Fox’s Kelly

Ship-jumping Iowa state senator gets a grilling on home turf

By Erik Wemple  |  04:10 PM ET, 12/29/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 05:18 PM ET, 12/28/2011

Nine truths about Stephen Glass

No fabrications here!

By Erik Wemple  |  05:18 PM ET, 12/28/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 04:21 PM ET, 12/27/2011

New York Times’s Sunday Review, in review

A look back at the New York Times’ Sunday chin-scratch.

By Erik Wemple  |  04:21 PM ET, 12/27/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:31 AM ET, 12/22/2011

Alert: Light posting ahead

Light posting ahead

By Erik Wemple  |  08:31 AM ET, 12/22/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 04:35 PM ET, 12/21/2011

Fox and ProPublica: Time to reassess?

Fox talker may want to revisit characterization.

By Erik Wemple  |  04:35 PM ET, 12/21/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 02:31 PM ET, 12/21/2011

How Politico reacted to its plagiarism outbreak

A look back.

By Erik Wemple  |  02:31 PM ET, 12/21/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 07:38 AM ET, 12/21/2011

Clinton respects Gingrich’s ability to ‘think and do’

Wait till you hear the answer

By Erik Wemple  |  07:38 AM ET, 12/21/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 05:44 PM ET, 12/20/2011

CNN’s Kim Jong Il coverage: big bucks

A timeline, annotated by helpful cash signs.

By Erik Wemple  |  05:44 PM ET, 12/20/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 03:26 PM ET, 12/20/2011

Redskins-Giants: Analysis!

And their fundamental worthlessness.

By Erik Wemple  |  03:26 PM ET, 12/20/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:21 PM ET, 12/19/2011

Romney on ‘O’Reilly’: Obama is not a socialist

And doesn’t leave many grill marks.

By Erik Wemple  |  10:21 PM ET, 12/19/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 02:04 PM ET, 12/19/2011

New York Times and Ann Romney: Warmblood, not thoroughbred!

Especially when it costs six figures.

By Erik Wemple  |  02:04 PM ET, 12/19/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:32 AM ET, 12/19/2011

Chelsea Clinton’s ‘largely wasted life’

‘A largely wasted life’

By Erik Wemple  |  11:32 AM ET, 12/19/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:41 AM ET, 12/19/2011

Sarah Palin: Needs more info on Republican field

Maybe not anytime soon.

By Erik Wemple  |  08:41 AM ET, 12/19/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 05:20 PM ET, 12/16/2011

Patch denies losing $100 million

Yes, according to a report; no, according to Patch

By Erik Wemple  |  05:20 PM ET, 12/16/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 03:41 PM ET, 12/16/2011

Carney v. Tapper: The skinny

Hey, it’s a slow news day

By Erik Wemple  |  03:41 PM ET, 12/16/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:39 PM ET, 12/16/2011

Christopher Hitchens dies, leaves stories behind

A best of.

By Erik Wemple  |  12:39 PM ET, 12/16/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:27 PM ET, 12/15/2011

Fox News primary shines

It has its finest moment.

By Erik Wemple  |  11:27 PM ET, 12/15/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 04:32 PM ET, 12/15/2011

Time person of the year: Glenn Beck confirms talk value

Think “treasonous” and “monsters.”

By Erik Wemple  |  04:32 PM ET, 12/15/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:48 PM ET, 12/15/2011

Did MSNBC overapologize to Mitt Romney?

What did it do wrong?

By Erik Wemple  |  12:48 PM ET, 12/15/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 09:43 AM ET, 12/15/2011

Chris Wallace on Ron Paul: Me and my friends don’t like you

The worst comment to date.

By Erik Wemple  |  09:43 AM ET, 12/15/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 04:07 PM ET, 12/14/2011

Patch holiday lights contest: Brilliant?

To the tune of $100,000.

By Erik Wemple  |  04:07 PM ET, 12/14/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 02:19 PM ET, 12/14/2011

Fox News graphics errors: full-on scandal

Romney has turned black!

By Erik Wemple  |  02:19 PM ET, 12/14/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:56 AM ET, 12/14/2011

Amanpour out at ‘This Week’: Yay!

She bolts job designed for a non-Amanpour

By Erik Wemple  |  11:56 AM ET, 12/14/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 04:55 PM ET, 12/13/2011

New York Times’ Brian Stelter saves time via Twitter blunder

And saved myself some time.

By Erik Wemple  |  04:55 PM ET, 12/13/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 03:47 PM ET, 12/13/2011

Chelsea Clinton and NBC: Impact!

Being felt by Arkansas nonprofit

By Erik Wemple  |  03:47 PM ET, 12/13/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:45 AM ET, 12/13/2011

Bill O’Reilly: David Frum has arrived

So dial up the O’Reilly segment.

By Erik Wemple  |  11:45 AM ET, 12/13/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:14 AM ET, 12/13/2011

Chelsea Clinton’s quiet NBC debut

But quietly.

By Erik Wemple  |  08:14 AM ET, 12/13/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 05:11 PM ET, 12/12/2011

Fox News’s unemployment chart: Better graphics?

This is precisely what makes Fox Fox.

By Erik Wemple  |  05:11 PM ET, 12/12/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 03:05 PM ET, 12/12/2011

Newt Gingrich as his own aide-de-camp

What a crock

By Erik Wemple  |  03:05 PM ET, 12/12/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 01:10 PM ET, 12/12/2011

Chelsea Clinton’s ‘exclusive’

In her first story for NBC.

By Erik Wemple  |  01:10 PM ET, 12/12/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:19 PM ET, 12/12/2011

Tim Tebow: The composite puff essay

Compiled from 12 other puff pieces.

By Erik Wemple  |  12:19 PM ET, 12/12/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 01:07 PM ET, 12/09/2011

With Bernie Fine story, ESPN is a model of accountability

A critic’s dream

By Erik Wemple  |  01:07 PM ET, 12/09/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 08:42 AM ET, 12/09/2011

Katherine Heigl and husband: What would she do to him?

One story, two ‘interpretations’

By Erik Wemple  |  08:42 AM ET, 12/09/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 07:52 AM ET, 12/09/2011

O’Reilly plays the victim

Just a little startled

By Erik Wemple  |  07:52 AM ET, 12/09/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 05:34 PM ET, 12/08/2011

Bachmann to Fox: ‘You’ll really enjoy this’

For Republican hopefuls

By Erik Wemple  |  05:34 PM ET, 12/08/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 04:00 PM ET, 12/08/2011

Bill O’Reilly: Confirmed bully

Bill O’Reilly, bully!

By Erik Wemple  |  04:00 PM ET, 12/08/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:24 PM ET, 12/08/2011

Chelsea Clinton hosts The Nutcracker

Plus a fairyland of conflicts of interest

By Erik Wemple  |  12:24 PM ET, 12/08/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:35 AM ET, 12/08/2011

New Yorker on Obama-Roosevelt: Say what?

His take on Obama-Roosevelt could be great, could be waste of time.

By Erik Wemple  |  10:35 AM ET, 12/08/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 02:50 PM ET, 12/07/2011

WSJ boss on competitors: ‘Absolutely conflicted’

Cites “absolutely conflicted” coverage of hacking scandal.

By Erik Wemple  |  02:50 PM ET, 12/07/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 01:58 PM ET, 12/07/2011

AOL’s Tim Armstrong rallies troops

For battle with the ”enemy.”

By Erik Wemple  |  01:58 PM ET, 12/07/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 05:34 PM ET, 12/06/2011

RNC and Yahoo: What a story!

If that’s what you call a discussion among 50-100 people.

By Erik Wemple  |  05:34 PM ET, 12/06/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 02:34 PM ET, 12/06/2011

Politico ‘named top read,’ but mind the asterisk

Until you get to the small print

By Erik Wemple  |  02:34 PM ET, 12/06/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:56 AM ET, 12/06/2011

Perino on Gingrich: It’s a style problem

Has the solution for Gingrich.

By Erik Wemple  |  10:56 AM ET, 12/06/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 05:40 PM ET, 12/05/2011

OWS and the homeless: a fresh look

For unsophisticated approach to the homeless and OWS.

By Erik Wemple  |  05:40 PM ET, 12/05/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 02:59 PM ET, 12/05/2011

NYT: Politico? What Politico?

To what lengths will the New York Times go to avoid crediting Politico? The paper’s news account of Herman Cain’s presidential campaign suspension provides at least four clues.

By Erik Wemple  |  02:59 PM ET, 12/05/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 12:07 PM ET, 12/05/2011

Kurtz on ESPN: ‘Tough situation’

‘Tough situation’

By Erik Wemple  |  12:07 PM ET, 12/05/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 10:12 AM ET, 12/05/2011

Chelsea Clinton’s ‘responsibility’ to be at NBC

To take a job at NBC.

By Erik Wemple  |  10:12 AM ET, 12/05/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 05:43 PM ET, 12/02/2011

Maddow on Baier-Romney: a telling moment

Why would Bret Baier air informal, post-interview reaction of Romney?

By Erik Wemple  |  05:43 PM ET, 12/02/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 05:06 PM ET, 12/02/2011

Politico on Solyndra: Take your pick

Why way is up?

By Erik Wemple  |  05:06 PM ET, 12/02/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 04:04 PM ET, 12/02/2011

Confirmed: Facebook blackballs Fox

‘Secret sauce’ targets

By Erik Wemple  |  04:04 PM ET, 12/02/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 09:17 AM ET, 12/02/2011

Piers Morgan and the blackmail defense

Blackmail!

By Erik Wemple  |  09:17 AM ET, 12/02/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 05:02 PM ET, 12/01/2011

Bachmann and MSNBC: What’s missing from this picture?

No time for HPV.

By Erik Wemple  |  05:02 PM ET, 12/01/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 03:55 PM ET, 12/01/2011

Meghan McCain, Michele Bachmann and true love

Once again proving the real value of TV news.

By Erik Wemple  |  03:55 PM ET, 12/01/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 01:17 PM ET, 12/01/2011

Laurie Fine tape: Why not turn it over to the cops?

Syracuse paper’s editor answers

By Erik Wemple  |  01:17 PM ET, 12/01/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:47 AM ET, 12/01/2011

Bill O’Reilly, cheerleading for the feds

Go feds!

By Erik Wemple  |  11:47 AM ET, 12/01/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 09:43 PM ET, 11/30/2011

Greta Van Susteren and the way to fully disclose

How to handle? It’s all in the ticker.

By Erik Wemple  |  09:43 PM ET, 11/30/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 03:40 PM ET, 11/30/2011

Conservatives sneer at crowdsourcing, again

A sneering relationship

By Erik Wemple  |  03:40 PM ET, 11/30/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)

Posted at 11:50 AM ET, 11/30/2011

‘Black Cat Bill’: Alive and unwell, contrary to reports

He’s not actually dead

By Erik Wemple  |  11:50 AM ET, 11/30/2011 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
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