Al Franken

Media Matters Silent on Al Franken Groping Charge

The cat has the Media Matters tongue, apparently. The news comes in from Los Angeles KABC anchor Leeann Tweeden that while on a USO tour in December of 2006 with then-comedian and now-Senator Al Franken “kissed and groped” her without her consent.  Among other things Tweeden says that Franken wrote a kiss into their act and demanded they rehearse. After protesting she finally, reluctantly, agreed. Then, she says: “He repeated that actors really need to rehearse everything

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Senator Bob Menendez

Media Matters defended Menendez on sex with girls, plus Hillary

Sex with a minor is not just illegal. It’s wrong. So too is rape. Sexual assault. Then as the Roy Moore case unspools, it is reasonable to ask: Since Media Matters is giving these 38-year old allegations so much prominent play (and Moore denies them) – why did MM spend so much time defending Hillary Clinton – the enabler of Bill’s behavior that resulted in allegations of rape and sexual assault? And why the hasty

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Angelo Carusone

The Big Lie of Media Matters

Media Matters for America describes itself as follows. It is a…. “Web-based, not-for-profit, 501(c)(3) progressive research and information center dedicated to comprehensively monitoring, analyzing, and correcting conservative misinformation in the U.S. media.” Sounds innocuous enough. It’s just an innocent liberal group that wants to correct the record with all that “conservative misinformation in the U.S. media” floating around and polluting the  American political environment. Yet back in 2012 the Daily Caller got its hands on an internal

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Hillary Clinton

Media Matters and the Rot in Left Wing Politics

They love Bill Clinton. They are obsessed with Hillary Clinton. They could care less about Juanita Broaddrick, Paula Jones or Kathleen Willey who charged successively they had been sexually assaulted by Bill Clinton (raped in the case of Ms. Broaddrick). And say that Hillary Clinton has enabled his behavior. Search their names on the Media Matters website and up pops one Media Matters headline after another assailing these women. Headlines like these: Right-Wing Media Bolster

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