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  • Dan Rather On Clinton Rape Allegations: Even If They Turn Out To Be True, It Was A Long Time Ago

    11/15/2017 6:19:39 PM PST · by Kaslin · 43 replies
    Townhall.com ^ | November 15, 2017 | Matt Vespa
    We’re not excusing what Roy Moore is accused of—it’s ghastly. The man is accused of being inappropriate with multiple women; with another, a Trump voter, claiming he sexually assaulted her when she was 16 years old. The Republican Party had abandoned Moore; the optics of this is just too terrible to maintain support. It gets worse; Guy wrote today about how this man was banned from a Gadsden mall because he was trolling for high school dates and badgering teenage girls in the process. All of the accusers were teenagers at the time. Yet, one thing the Media Research Center...
  • New CNN Series To Focus On Challenges Facing The Media

    11/12/2017 7:02:54 PM PST · by ForYourChildren · 52 replies
    The Daily Caller ^ | 11/12/2017 | Justin Carruso
    CNN is kicking off a new series to discuss challenges facing the media, and Brian Stelter is leading the way. The series, called Free Press, Whats At Stake, is meant to focus on the challenges facing the media, under attack from critics, governments and changing technology. It was kicked off by CNNs Brian Stelter, who penned a column published Sunday titled, Whose freedom is it? Stelter wrote, Press freedom is YOUR freedom. Thats the way I recommend thinking about freedom of the press,' adding, its about MORE than just journalists. Turn it around. Recognize how protections for the press benefit...
  • 'Today' show actually brought on Dan Rather - Dan Rather! - to discuss made-up news stories

    11/08/2017 7:08:28 AM PST · by Zakeet · 23 replies
    Washington Examiner ^ | November 7, 2017 | Becket Adams
    Dan Rather, who famously lost his job after he was caught spreading a made-up story about former President George W. Bush, is making the rounds again to discuss accuracy in media and the proper role of the press in our republic. Because this is real life and the producers of NBC's "Today" show lack any sense of self-awareness. "[A] recent poll that said nearly half of people think the media make up stories!" co-host Savannah Guthrie said as she kicked off the morning segment. Referring to a Politico survey released in October, she then turned to Rather and said,...
  • NPR Bows and Laughs with Disgraced Dan Rather in His Career's 'New Phase'

    11/04/2017 11:54:40 AM PDT · by ForYourChildren · 7 replies
    MRC Newsbusters ^ | 11/04/2017 | Tim Graham
    When liberal journalists lecture us about how much more they revere quality reporting than wedo, just observe how they treat disgraced Dan Rather. On Friday night's All Things Considered, NPR anchor Ari Shapiro treated Rather as the closest thing we have to the Cronkite Myth, the national anchor of our patriotism. It's like he never used easily debunked forgeries of National Guard memos in an attempt to tar George W. Bush and elect John Kerry.Liberal journalists don't revere journalism as much as they revere the notion of helping electDemocrats. "Poor Dan. His heart was in the right place."Online, the headline...
  • Dan Rather: "Hurricane Vladimir" Is "Approaching Category Four" For Trump Presidency

    08/31/2017 6:44:57 PM PDT · by Republican Wildcat · 96 replies
    Real Clear Politics ^ | 8/31/2017 | Tim Hains
    On Wednesday's edition of 'All In With Chris Hayes,' former CBS News anchor Dan Rather discusses the president's "fear" over the investigation into his alleged ties to Russia. DAN RATHER: This is unique like so much with President Trump's presidency. First of all, we have never had a first-term president get off to such a chaotic, unsteady start as this. The general pattern is the president is most popular when he first comes into office and then in the nature of things, his popularity declines. But what you're seeing with President Trump -- and I think it's very clear, Chris...
  • Dan Rather Claims 'Hurricane Vladimir' Is Coming for Fearful Trump

    08/31/2017 10:07:40 AM PDT · by PJ-Comix · 33 replies
    NewsBusters ^ | August 31, 2017 | P.J. Gladnick
    Oooh! That must be President Donald Trump cowering with fear in the Oval Office corner worried about the imminent arrival of "Hurricane Vladimir." Such was the image projected by disgraced former CBS anchor Dan Rather yesterday on MSNBC's All In With Chris Hayes. Despite the fact that the Robert Mueller investigation seems to be focusing on rather peripheral figures without a hint of actual Russian collusion in sight, the "fake but accurate" Rather makes it sound as if "Hurricane Vladimir" might soon be arriving to sweep him from office. There might also be some sort of secret message from Rather...
  • CNN Doubles-Down on Fake News with a Fake Film about Elian Gonzalez

    08/26/2017 5:31:36 AM PDT · by Kaslin · 51 replies
    Townhall.com ^ | August 26, 2017 | Humberto Fontova
    Thursday night CNN (the first Fake News outlet bestowed a “press” bureau by Cuba’s totalitarian regime) ran a “documentary” on Elian Gonzalez. You know that look on your pooch’s face when he promptly fetches a Frisbee, tail-waggingly returns it, and you’re massaging his face and neck while cooing: “GOOD-BOY!” Well, please don’t take this personally, amigos: but (very briefly) picture your joy and gratification in the pooch-scene on the faces of Castroite apparatchiks-- and your quivering, slobbering, tail-wagging pooch as CNN. CNN really outdid themselves this time. They satisfied every lust of their Cuban suitors, ignoring over 15 years of...
  • Fake News Connoisseur Dan Rather Argues Trump, Sessions Cant Handle the Truth

    08/08/2017 3:35:59 PM PDT · by Kaslin · 26 replies
    Newsbusters.org ^ | August 8, 2017 | Curtis Houck
    Shifting to Tuesday, the man shown reverence by the likes of Don Lemon and Brian Stelter stated with glee: The Russia investigation has the potential to be the biggest scandal in American political history. But even if it ends up bringing down a presidency in spectacular fashion (and I think we are still a long, long, way from that happening), historians may look back at it as a blip compared to to a scandal that has the ability to damage our planet irrevocably - a process that is already well underway. Rather also brought up global warming following The New...
  • Dan Rather Thinks The Media Should Publicly Shame Trump Supporters

    07/24/2017 6:55:22 PM PDT · by calypgin · 45 replies
    americanlookout.com ^ | 7/24/2017 | Calypgin
    Remember our effort, yea many years ago, "Unvalentine Dan Rather"? Thousands of "roses are red, violets are blue" postcards, pointing out his bias, arrived at his place of work, coordinated by the FreeRepublic "Media Bias Group" of the time.
  • Dan Rather Wanders Into a TV Studio Looking for a National Guard Office

    06/12/2017 1:05:11 PM PDT · by Kaslin · 9 replies
    Rush Limbaugh.com ^ | June 12, 2017 | Rush Limbaugh
    RUSH: Speaking of relics, Dan Rather was in Manhattan on Monday night. He was wandering around. I think that he was looking for a National Guard office. I think hes still following leads on the George W. Bush story. He ended up at a TV network, and they were so excited to see him at the TV network that they put him on the air. It was Friday night. They were ecstatic! Heres Dan Rather wandering the streets of Manhattan looking for a National Guard office, and he wanders into a TV network/cable news network. They put him on the...
  • STILL RATHER, er, CRAZY, AFTER ALL THESE YEARS

    06/07/2017 3:45:32 PM PDT · by Sean_Anthony · 13 replies
    Canada Free Press ^ | 07/07/17 | Andrew Benjamin
    Political left has expanded, is still expanding, all their thinking, their bile and poison, all their money, their energies, all of their political capital against their self interest in their mindless, unselfconscious hatred of Donald Trump Indeed it is. Clear, that Dan Rather is mad. What we have here is a menagerie of loose screws tied up in one body being interviewed by a network where incoherence, magical thinking, hatefulness and madness is the norm. Exceptions that may seem normal on this network are about as rare as a Chris Matthews lucid moment.
  • DAN RATHER DENOUNCES TRUMP FOR FAILING TO CONDEMN PORTLANDS RIGHT WING TERROR ATTACK

    05/29/2017 9:27:42 AM PDT · by lowbridge · 85 replies
  • Dan Rather on Trump-Russia Special Counsel: Reassuring, Trump Has Become the Hunted

    05/19/2017 3:07:09 PM PDT · by blam · 14 replies
    Breitbart ^ | 5-19-2017 | Pam Key
    Thursday on MSNBCs The Rachel Maddow Show, former CBS anchor Dan Rather said the appointment of former FBI Director Robert Mueller as special counsel to investigate Russian interference in the 2016 presidential campaign was reassuring given it makes President Donald Trump the hunted. Rather said, What a news night, almost surreal. And of course dangerous for the country. But in the same token, I do think there is something reassuring about this. For most of the early stages of the Trump presidency, the question begged are we still a country of laws or have we become or are we becoming...
  • Dan Rather on the firing of James Comey

    05/10/2017 4:40:13 PM PDT · by lowbridge · 72 replies
    Facebook ^ | May 9, 2017 | Dan Rather
    Future generations may mark today as one of the truly dark days in American history, a history that may soon take an even more ominous turn. President Trumps sudden firing of FBI Director James Comey is a matter that should deeply concern every American, regardless of party, partisan politics or ideological leanings. The independence of our law enforcement is at the bedrock of our democracy. That independence, already grievously shaken under the brief tenure of Attorney General Jeff Sessions, is now shattered by uncertainty. The firing of an FBI Director is always a very serious matter in normal times. But...
  • Another Dan Rather Scandal

    04/21/2017 5:33:18 PM PDT · by Fedora · 32 replies
    Accuracy in Media ^ | 04/06/2017 | Cliff Kincaid
    Ever since his forced resignation in disgrace, Dan Rather has continued on a downward spiral. His career, such as it is, has been kept alive by appearances on the Rachel Maddow show on MSNBC, where he takes potshots at his former employer and President Donald Trump. It is a sad spectacle.Rather has now suffered another major embarrassment. The former anchorman of the CBS Evening News has been accused by a website devoted to exposing military corruption of falsely claiming to have been a member of the U.S. Marine Corps.The editor-in-chief of the website www.MilitaryCorruption.com, retired U.S. Army Major Glenn MacDonald,...
  • Dan Rather has spent decades lying about being a Marine

    04/13/2017 9:01:02 AM PDT · by Oldpuppymax · 39 replies
    The Coach's Team ^ | 4/13/17 | Glenn MacDonald
    From Editor-in-Chief Glenn MacDonald USAR (Ret) at Military Corruption.com come 2 stories about the disgraced, former gem of CBS Evening News, Dan Rather. As Major MacDonald explains it, Dan Rather: 1) DID NOT graduate from Boot Camp and, 2) was discharged from the Marine Corps as Medically Unfit. From MilitaryCorruption.com: DAN RATHER [IS] "A PHONY," SAYS MARINE CORPS LEAGUE OFFICIAL - "HE DIDN'T GRADUATE BOOT CAMP, SO HE CAN'T CALL HIMSELF A MARINE," RETIRED GUNNERY SGT AND VIETNAM VETERAN GARY LAWERYSON OF MAINE: "HE'S FULL OF BS" AUTHOR OF BOOK "STOLEN VALOR" B. J. BURKETT CLAIMS DISGRACED FORMER CBS ANCHORMAN...
  • Dan Rather: Dont Be Distracted By Trumps Trained Monkey Act

    04/06/2017 4:54:45 PM PDT · by kevcol · 18 replies
    Newsbusters ^ | April 6, 2017 | Geoffrey Dickens
    The disgraced former anchor of CBS Evening News began his rant by listing what he viewed were unfounded allegations that clutter our news feed like Susan Rice and the wiretapping of the Trump team. He then proceeded to drop a goofy Ratherism as he spewed: The smoke machine is turned on. Theres a trained monkey dancing in the corner. The magician is buckling his cufflinks."
  • Surprise! Now Dan Rather publishes 'fake news' about himself

    04/05/2017 3:00:15 PM PDT · by antidemoncrat · 39 replies
    WND ^ | 4/5/2017 | BobUnruh
    This time its about his 2012 book, Rather Outspoken: My Life in the News, which features an image of Rather as a Marine. image: http://www.wnd.com/files/2017/04/rather2.jpg Dan Rather as a "Marine" image appears several places online, credited with being provided by Dan Rather Dan Rather as a Marine image appears several places online, credited with being provided by Rather Rather apparently supplied the image to the publisher, which shows him in Marine dress blues and the famous white saucer cap, with the caption, As a young Marine. Only he wasnt. He washed out of boot camp while trying to become a...
  • Phony Dan Rather - Update

    04/03/2017 2:53:14 PM PDT · by Nelson Sloan · 5 replies
    MilitaryCorruption.com ^ | 4/3/2017 | Military Corruption
    This story has been floating around since 2004, but very few people had actually seen the picture of Danny Boy in his Marine dress blues until he put it in his latest book. Dan Rather reminds us of M. Larry Lawrence who, claimed the right to be buried in Arlington because he had had served in the Merchant Marine during WWII and had been injured. In fact, he had avoided the draft and never served. Dan Rather, Larry Lawrence, etc. etc...
  • Fake Newsman - Dan Rather

    03/31/2017 10:01:49 AM PDT · by Nelson Sloan · 26 replies
    MilitaryCorruption.com ^ | March 31, 2017 | Nelson Sloan
    DAN RATHER "A PHONY," SAYS MARINE CORPS LEAGUE OFFICIAL - "HE DIDN'T GRADUATE BOOT CAMP, SO HE CAN'T CALL HIMSELF A MARINE," RETIRED GUNNERY SGT AND VIETNAM VETERAN GARY LAWERYSON OF MAINE: "HE'S FULL OF BS" AUTHOR OF BOOK "STOLEN VALOR" B. J. BURKETT CLAIMS DISGRACED FORMER CBS ANCHORMAN "NEVER GOT OUT OF RECRUIT TRAINING" - WAS DISCHARGED AS "MEDICALLY UNFIT" IN 1954