Erik Wemple: terrorism

Posted at 12:37 PM ET, 03/14/2014

CNN guest: ‘You bring me on to talk about a possible terrorism angle’

How detailed can the speculation about the missing Malaysian airplane go?

By Erik Wemple  |  12:37 PM ET, 03/14/2014 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  al qaeda, CNN, hijacking, Malaysia Airlines, Reuters, terrorism

Posted at 03:17 PM ET, 09/24/2013

Fox News’s Bob Beckel trashes Muslims, earns his keep

Roundtable talker unhappy with level of condemnation in the Muslim world.

By Erik Wemple  |  03:17 PM ET, 09/24/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Bob Beckel, Fox News, Muslims, terrorism

Posted at 01:03 PM ET, 07/05/2013

Obama, terrorists and Tea Partyers: Fantasy version

A "quote" from President Obama turns out to be too good to be true.

By Erik Wemple  |  01:03 PM ET, 07/05/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  President Obama, tea party, terrorism

Posted at 05:19 PM ET, 11/19/2012

Al-Qaeda and Benghazi: Linked?

Al-Qaeda involved in Benghazi attacks? Depends on what you read

By Erik Wemple  |  05:19 PM ET, 11/19/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  al qaeda benghazi, al qaeda benghazi link, al qaeda terrorism benghazi, al qaeda benghazi involvement, al qaeda benghazi

Posted at 04:38 PM ET, 11/05/2012

On Benghazi, Fox News picks fight with State Department

Fox alleges chaos at pre-attack Benghazi site; State Department alleges calm.

By Erik Wemple  |  04:38 PM ET, 11/05/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  fox news benghazi state department, fox news benghazi cia, fox news benghazi cia state department christopher stevens, fox news benghazi christopher stevens, fox news benghazi terrorism

Posted at 05:22 PM ET, 11/02/2012

Fox News’s ‘laser’ claim: Official calls it ‘Tom Clancy-level fiction’

What about Fox’s claim that fighters used lasers against the Libyans?

By Erik Wemple  |  05:22 PM ET, 11/02/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  fox news benghazi, fox news benghazi attacks, fox news bengazi terrorism, fox news benghazi laser mortar, fox news jennifer griffin benghazi

Posted at 08:00 AM ET, 09/28/2012

Are Obama’s reporters as feisty as Romney’s?

The media sift through the contradictions in the aftermath of the Libya attack.

By Erik Wemple  |  08:00 AM ET, 09/28/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  mitt romney, president obama, benghazi, libya, intelligence, al qaeda, terrorism