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  • Daily News reports steep decline in circulation [Rabid haters of Trump]

    11/17/2016 5:54:14 AM PST · by SoFloFreeper · 29 replies
    NY POST ^ | 11/16/16 | K J Kelly
    The Daily News is a four-time loser, recently released circulation stats show. The embattled newspaper reported sharply lower sales on weekdays and Sundays and on newsstand sales and home deliveries, according to the Alliance for Audited Media.
  • [NY]Daily News doubles down on endorsement of Clinton for President its that important

    11/02/2016 4:07:45 PM PDT · by Hadean · 17 replies
    Daily News ^ | Nov. 2, 2016
    The Daily News again extends its wholehearted endorsement of Hillary Rodham Clinton. We do so with faith that Clinton would be a transformative leader for the good, far beyond making history as the first female President. And we do so with fact-based, fearful conviction that Donald Trump would lead a nation divided against itself, with catastrophic consequences at home and abroad. Lost in a campaign distorted by Trump's ego-driven demagoguery is the indisputable truth that Clinton's instincts, skills and programs are an excellent match for the challenges of a uniquely frightening American moment. [snip] Front Page of the paper shows...
  • Donald Trump vs. Ted Cruz: An awful choice between two tigers (Double Gigantic Barf)

    03/07/2016 6:48:44 PM PST · by Kaslin · 46 replies
    Daily News ^ | March 7, 2016 | Richard Cohen
    <p>A mong some people, the new parlor game is choosing who would make the worse President: Ted Cruz or Donald Trump. This is not a lady-or-the-tiger dilemma, but a tiger-or-tiger one. The choice is between a fiercely friendless reactionary and a bombastic, thoroughly dishonest egomaniac. You pick.</p>
  • ‘This Is Embarrassing’: New York Daily News Blasted for ‘Disgusting’ Cover Attacking Ted..

    01/15/2016 8:21:45 AM PST · by Isara · 114 replies
    The Blaze ^ | Jan. 15, 2016 | Oliver Darcy
    'This Is Embarrassing': New York Daily News Blasted for 'Disgusting' Cover Attacking Ted Cruz The New York Daily News was blasted online for a cover set to hit newsstands Friday targeting Republican presidential hopeful Ted Cruz."DROP DEAD, TED," read bold letters on the front page of the liberal newspaper - directly next to an image of the Statue of Liberty giving the senator the middle finger. Stop the presses! A new Page 1... DROP DEAD, TED: New York Daily News (@NYDailyNews) January 15, 2016 The cover was a response to comments the Texas senator made about "New York...
  • New York Daily News cover shows Donald Trump cutting off the Statue of Liberty's head

    12/09/2015 8:18:53 AM PST · by SeekAndFind · 77 replies
    Business Insider ^ | 12/09/2015 | Colin Campbell
    The Daily News is set to continue its recent streak of provocative front pages on Wednesday. According to a tweet from the New York tabloid, the newspaper will depict Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump cutting off the head of the Statue of Liberty. "When Trump came for the Mexicans, I did not speak out — as I was not a Mexican. When he came for the Muslims I did not speak out — as I was not a Muslim. Then he came for me," the headline blared. In smaller text, the Daily News said the headline was based on Martin...
  • Hate Rhetoric: New York Daily News Labels NRA’s Executive Wayne LaPierre a 'Terrorist'

    12/04/2015 8:33:32 AM PST · by SeekAndFind · 27 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 12/04/2015 | John Nolte
    Our beloved elite media loves to fabricate a major freak-out over “rhetoric” whenever a Republican says something they don't approve of (like the truth). But when it comes to actual hate rhetoric and the kind of fear-mongering that could get someone hurt, no one is worse than the elite media. Case in point: Friday, on the front page of the New York Daily News, the NRA's Wayne LaPierre is attacked in big red letters as a "TERRORIST." LaPierre's mug shot resides right next to actual terrorists Syed Farook, Robert Dear, Adam Lanza, James Holmes, and Dylann Roof. This is only...
  • Tabloid taunt: The media turn partisan after San Bernardino massacre

    12/04/2015 4:05:24 AM PST · by WhiskeyX · 17 replies
    Fox News ^ | December 04, 2015 | Howard Kurtz
    New York’s Daily News used to play it pretty straight–a flashy tabloid, to be sure, but one that kept its opinions on the editorial page. Yesterday’s taunting cover, aimed at blaming the Republicans in the wake of the San Bernardino massacre, shows how far it’s moved left.
  • unveils plans for new daily US television (tr)

    08/28/2015 11:22:48 PM PDT · by This_far · 5 replies
    Mail Online ^ | June 25, 2015 | Carol Driver is teaming up with TVs number one daytime talk show host Dr. Phil McGraw to launch a brand new daily television series in the US in Fall 2016. Publisher and Editor-In-Chief Martin Clarke made the announcement with Dr. Phil on board the yacht at the Cannes Lions festival on Thursday. Mr Clarke said and Stage 29 Productions would jointly develop the dynamic and creative television show that will bring the very best of the worlds most read English-language newspaper website to life on TV in the US.
  • New York Daily News Front Page Stirs Racial Flames Over Zimmerman Verdict

    07/15/2013 6:01:52 AM PDT · by kristinn · 70 replies
    Monday, July 15, 2013 | Kristinn
    Text of NY Daily News front page with grey hoodie in background with small image of previous day's front page with photo of George Zimmerman with large type, "NOT GUILTY!":"Emmett Till. Willie Edwards. James Chaney. Michael Donald. Michael Griffith. Yusef Hawkins. James Byrd Jr. Trayvon Martin.""When will it end?""Full coverage of the verdict that shocked America"The lead paragraph in the small box at the top of the page begins:"The nation exploded Sunday..."
  • Family Values: Lesbian Daughter Wants Leniency For Mobster Dad

    04/11/2013 5:15:30 AM PDT · by AtlasStalled · 7 replies
    Friends of Ours ^ | 04/11/13 | Friends of Ours
    Dennis Delucia faces 46 months when sentenced on an extortion conviction, and his lesbian daughter Donna has submitted a letter to Brooklyn federal judge Kiyo Matsumoto in an attempt to humanize the reputed Colombo capo who was supportive of her coming out process as reported by John Marzulli for the Daily News: "My dad accepted me, embraced me and has supported me. His love and acceptance helped me through the rough times and growing pains." Donna now lives in Kentucky with her partner and their 9-year-old boy, and she would like a light sentence for her gangster dad because "I...
  • NY Daily News & Other Sites Publish False Neo-Nazis Patrolling Sanford Story

    04/08/2012 11:00:54 AM PDT · by PJ-Comix · 15 replies
    NewsBusters ^ | April 8, 2012 | P.J. Gladnick
    It appears that simple fact checking isn't part of the reporting process at the New York Daily News. Even worse, the story that they declined to fact check was about an explosive situation in Sanford, Florida where supposedly neo-nazis were patrolling the streets in the wake of the Trayvon Martin shooting. The Daily News finally revised their story but only after being contacted by professor William Jacobson of the Legal Insurrection blog who did the fact checking for them with the Sanford police that they should have done in the first place. Here is the Daily News excerpt below the...
  • Philadelphia's Inquirer, Daily News bought for $55 million (by NJ Democrat leader)

    04/02/2012 9:28:39 AM PDT · by Lancey Howard · 20 replies ^ | April 2, 2012 | JARRETT RENSHAW, STATE HOUSE BUREAU
    The South Jersey Democrat leader George Norcross and a group of businessman announced today they will buy Philadelphia's two major daily newspapers, The Inquirer and the Daily News, and the website for $55 million. The purchase of Philadelphia Media Network Inc. from a group of hedge funds underscored the growing influence of Norcross, 56, a wealthy insurance executive and arguably the most powerful Democrat in New Jersey. (snip) "I don't think George is buying this paper because he's a big believer in the first amdendment or because he wants to hold the powerful accountable," Paul Davies, a former deputy...
  • Announcement of sale of newspapers, website expected Monday (PhillyInc)

    04/01/2012 1:51:42 PM PDT · by brityank · 9 replies ^ | Sunday April 1, 2012 | Mike Armstrong
    Announcement of sale of newspapers, website expected MondayBy Mike Armstrong, Inquirer Staff WriterThe sale of The Inquirer, Philadelphia Daily News, and will likely be announced Monday, according to several sources. A local investor group has spent much of the last two months negotiating to acquire PMN from its hedge-fund owners in a transaction valued at $55 million to $60 million, according to multiple reports. With paperwork still to be signed, delays are always possible at the 11th hour. The buyers of Philadelphia Media Network Inc. are a group of local investors, led by George E. Norcross III, executive...
  • Platt: How do we report about our own? (Child molesting sports writer)

    12/21/2011 8:54:22 AM PST · by South Hawthorne · 22 replies
    Philadelphia Daily News ^ | Dec. 21, 2011 | Larry Platt Editor Philadelphia Daily News
    (Background provided by Owl_Eagle) Legendary Philadelphia Daily News Sportswriter Bill Conlin retired abruptly yesterday amongst allegations of sex abuse reported by sister paper The Philadelphia Inquirer. Larry Platt is/was Conlin's editor. (Snip)I have known Bill Conlin since 1990, and before that, I knew him as a legendary voice on the page. I simply do not know how to reconcile what I've read with the man I know. I spoke to him Tuesday. He offered to retire and I immediately accepted. I knew I'd never be comfortable running his byline again. For a long time Tuesday, we struggled with how to...
  • Sarah Palin had sex with basketball player, snorted cocaine and cheated on husband, book claims

    09/14/2011 11:31:23 AM PDT · by presidio9 · 190 replies
    New York Daily News ^ | September 14th 2011 | Larry Mcshane
    Sarah Palin bedding a budding NBA star, snorting coke and cheating on the First Dude? You betcha. The scandalous details are revealed in the highly-anticipated tell-all "The Rogue: Searching for The Real Sarah Palin," written by best-selling author Joe McGinniss. Palin bedded future pro hoops player Glen Rice while he was playing at the University of Michigan, the National Enquirer reports about the McGinniss book. The sharp-shooting Rice - who spent one season with the Knicks - was playing in the annual "Great Alaska Shootout" while Palin was a sports reporter with Anchorage television station KTUU, the Enquirer said. Their...
  • One speech can reclaim O's dignity (Resignation)

    08/10/2011 1:14:37 PM PDT · by Signalman · 22 replies
    NY Post ^ | 8/10/2011 | Michael Goodwin
    <p>Knowing your interest in how previous presidents faced national crises, I recommend an example you might have missed. It's an Oval Office speech noted not for its oratory, but for its surprising content. The parallels to your situation are striking.</p>
  • NY Daily News Awards Sarah Palin One of the Years Worst Celebrity Parents

    12/23/2009 7:21:25 PM PST · by SeekAndFind · 21 replies · 1,002+ views
    Newsbusters ^ | 12/23/2009 | Rusty Weiss
    The New York Daily News is demonstrating that PDA's (Palin Derangement Awards) just never go out of style - celebrating yet another triumph in liberal media condescension by judging Sarah Palin to be one of 2009's worst celebrity parents. Palin shares the limelight with the selfless and humble parents of the balloon boy, David Hasselhoff, the Pez dispenser emulating Octomom, and Courtney Love. Having recently secured Politifact's Lie of the Year', in which one is seemingly bestowed the honor of liar simply for pointing out obvious questions involving a so-called death panel' known as the Independent Medicare Advisory Board -...
  • Mortimer Zuckerman's $200 Million Gamble

    08/08/2009 11:55:03 PM PDT · by bruinbirdman · 9 replies · 798+ views
    Forbes ^ | 8/7/2009 | Dirk Smillie
    Daily News publisher is spending a mint to remake the paper. Wait till you hear his plan to save the rest of the industry Mortimer Zuckerman is chairman and co-founder of publicly traded Boston Properties, editor in chief of U.S. News and World Report and publisher of the Daily News. A Harvard Law grad, he's a fixture on Sunday talk shows like The McLaughlin Group. Off-air, he's often mid-air: Zuckerman traveled to Tangier in early August to attend events commemorating the 10-year rule of Morroco's King Mohammed VI. Zuckerman, with an estimated net worth of $2.8 billion, spoke to Forbes...
  • Video: Daily Show Rips New York Slimes

    06/11/2009 2:43:08 PM PDT · by careyb · 7 replies · 609+ views
    The Daily Show ^ | 6/11/09 | The Daily Show
    "Your lifeboat is made of paper."
  • Philadelphia Newspapers' Owner Files for Bankruptcy

    02/22/2009 9:24:22 PM PST · by theanonymouslurker · 10 replies · 671+ views
    Philly,com ^ | February 22, 2009 | Harold Brubaker
    Philadelphia Newspapers L.L.C., which owns The Inquirer, the Philadelphia Daily News, and, filed for bankruptcy protection today in a bid to restructure its $390 million in debt load. The company, bought by a group of Philadelphia-area investors for $562 million in 2006, said the voluntary Chapter 11 filing would not interrupt its daily operations.