Tag: Ronan Farrow

Flashback: NBC Minimized Rape Accusation Against Bill Clinton

NEW YORK — Amid questions about why NBC did not utilize a months-long investigation by its own freelance correspondent Ronan Farrow into accusations of sexual assault and harassment by Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein, it may be instructive to recall the network’s controversial treatment of the story told by Bill Clinton’s rape accuser, Juanita Broaddrick.

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MSNBC Compares Obama Budget to Oprah Car Giveaway

On Monday, MSNBC host Ronan Farrow compared President Obama’s recently-unveiled budget to Oprah Winfrey’s famous 2004 car giveaway. Farrow summarized the Obama budget as “basically, you get the money and you get the money, you all get the money! Just

Russert: Hagel Struggled as ‘Outsider’ in Obama Admin

Russert: Hagel Struggled as ‘Outsider’ in Obama Admin

NBC News Capitol Hill reporter Luke Russert said that Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel struggled to penetrate the Obama administration’s inner circle as the “outsider” and that his departure as Secretary of Defense was manifestation of the “daylight” between Obama and

Carter Slams ‘Warmonger’ McCain

Carter Slams ‘Warmonger’ McCain

Friday on MSNBC’s “Ronan Farrow Daily,” former President Jimmy Carter criticized Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) for saying President Barack Obama is even a worst president than he was.  “That’s a compliment to come from a warmonger,” Carter said. “I was

Gruber Visited White House a Dozen Times

Gruber Visited White House a Dozen Times

Economist Jonathan Gruber made at least a dozen trips to the White House including at least one meeting with the President. The Wall Street Journal reports that Gruber visited the White House six times in 2009 and several more times

MSNBC: AZ-Mexico Border 'Lawless'

MSNBC: AZ-Mexico Border 'Lawless'

MSNBC’s Ronan Farrow reported that the Arizona-Mexico Border was “lawless” on Friday’s “Jose Diaz-Balart.” Farrow, who is in Tuscon after visiting the border, said, “The thing that you’re struck by being on the border is there is no securing it, in

Pelosi: Dems Never Treated President Bush Bad

Pelosi: Dems Never Treated President Bush Bad

Monday on MSNBC’s “Ronan Farrow Daily,” host Ronan Farrow asked House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-CA)  if the Democrats have any culpability in Washington D.C. gridlock, and she replied, “No … we never treated President Bush the way they treat

Ronan Farrow: 'I'm a Rand Paul Fan'

Ronan Farrow: 'I'm a Rand Paul Fan'

MSNBC anchor Ronan Farrow said he was a “fan” of Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) in a discussion of Paul’s opinion on same-sex marriage on Thursday. Farrow criticized Paul’s comments about having children out-of-wedlock leading to poverty in response to a

MSM Sure Is Covering Itself In Glory, Lately

In response to Remember When Democrats tried to impeach Bush? Co-Sponsor Shelia Jackson Lee don’t: I think you’re being a little hard on the media, John.  I mean, MSNBC does occasionally break from their 24/7 Obama Impeachment fundraising drive coverage,