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The media’s open-borders bias

By Michelle Malkin  •  August 28, 2006 02:43 PM

Tim Graham at MRC has just released an excellent study of mainstream media coverage of the pro-illegal alien demonstrations from March through May 2006. A few of the conclusions: ■ Advocates of opening a wider path to citizenship were almost twice as likely to speak in news stories as advocates of stricter immigration control. Advocates […]

Shutting down Terror TV

By Michelle Malkin  •  August 28, 2006 11:45 AM

***update: Howard Mortman compares Hezbollah spending on al Manar with American spending on Arabic programming*** Here’s a closer look at Hezbollah’s bloodthirsty tee-vee station, al Manar. Israelnn.com reports today: The Hizbullah terrorist organization invests $15-20 million a year in its Al Manar television station, more than the Israeli government spends for public relations, according to […]

Hoisting the Mexican flag at a US post office

By Michelle Malkin  •  August 28, 2006 02:54 AM

Here we go again. Credit: Terry Anderson Show Credit: SOS This has gotten zero attention in the MSM. Over the weekend, militant illegal alien activists marched onto a post office station in Maywood, Calif., and replaced the American flag with a Mexican flag while chanting anti-American epithets. Yup, here we go again. Remember this spring? […]

Blunt talk from Brit Hume

By Michelle Malkin  •  August 27, 2006 09:55 PM

Fresh air, no tiptoeing from Brit during Fox News Sunday’s discussion of the Centanni/Wiig kidnapping (hat tip: Ms Underestimated): Hume: Yes, and what an appealing faith these thugs must believe Islam is, that conversions have to be effected at the point of a gun. And what of the argument that all of the ills and […]

4 bombings in Turkey

By Michelle Malkin  •  August 27, 2006 09:20 PM

Ten Brits hurt in Turkish holiday resort. BBC: Ten Britons have been injured after three explosions hit a holiday resort in Turkey, the Foreign Office has said. The blasts happened in the past few hours at the coastal resort of Marmaris. At least one appeared to be on a bus, witnesses said. All ten injured […]

Fox crew: Freed, forced to convert at gunpoint; “Halec” and “Yaco”…”Inshallah”

By Michelle Malkin  •  August 27, 2006 08:11 AM

***scroll for updates…Fox News Sunday interviewing Centanni…Allah with all the latest and the conversion vid (thanks to Rusty)…we’ve YouTubed the conversion video…embedded below…*** Thank God. Fox News Channel reporting: The two journalists were dropped off at Gaza City’s Beach Hotel by Palestinian security officials. A tearful Centanni embraced a Palestinian journalist briefly as he entered, […]

Fox crew: Freed, forced to convert at gunpoint;

By thisistwitchy  •  August 27, 2006 08:11 AM

***scroll for updates…Fox News Sunday interviewing Centanni…Allah with all the latest and the conversion vid (thanks to Rusty)…we’ve YouTubed the conversion video…embedded below…*** Thank God. Fox News Channel reporting: The two journalists were dropped off at Gaza City’s Beach Hotel by Palestinian security officials. A tearful Centanni embraced a Palestinian journalist briefly as he entered, […]

Waiting on the missing Fox News crew

By Michelle Malkin  •  August 26, 2006 12:48 PM

***Update: Allah reports “Breaking: Pali PM says Centanni could be released “within hours”…Dan Riehl e-mails same…Fox News reports “[the case may be resolved in hours now via Fox News according to off-camera remarks from Prime Minister.” Stay tuned…*** The 72-hour deadline set by the “Holy Jihad Brigades” in the kidnapping case of Fox News crew […]

Strippers, visas, jewelry…and al Qaeda?

By Michelle Malkin  •  August 26, 2006 11:59 AM

Things that make you go hmmm. Like this:Like Loading…

Manipulating the news

By Michelle Malkin  •  August 26, 2006 11:54 AM

An Editor and Publisher writer is exposed by Bob Owens. Ace sums up: “E&P Lefty Who Defended Fake-Newsmaking In War Has Admitted His Own Fake Reporting.” Dan Riehl has screen caps and a call for resignation. LGF: It’s even more lame than it appears. Jeff G.: “Google never forgets.” Update: Oh, dear. Again? Like this:Like […]

The San Francisco Chronicle slimes

By Michelle Malkin  •  August 26, 2006 12:27 AM

This is Peter Hartlaub. He is the San Francisco Chronicle’s pop-culture critic and “helps cover movies, television and the media,” according to his bio. In addition to his newspaper duties, Hartlaub blogs for the paper’s “Culture Blog.” One of his latest posts is an astonishingly ugly, ad hominem attack on Ann Coulter–emblematic of the unhinged, […]

Pali Pop

By Michelle Malkin  •  August 25, 2006 04:45 PM

Throw your hands up in the air… Hizballah “boy band” hits the big time. Listen here. Lyric translation: I hail thee, hawk of Lebanon I welcome thee, Hassan Nasrallah Here are your men, Hezbollah Victory, victory with the help of God. Nasrallah, this brave person He responded to the calls to take vengeance The Arab […]

Another vile, anti-Fox diatribe

By Michelle Malkin  •  August 25, 2006 01:33 PM

Move over, Bob Laurence. Former Snohomish County, Wash., Democrat party official Mike Whitney has taken your place as anti-Fox News Channel scum of the week. From “uruknet.info,” a pro-terrorist propaganda outlet deemed a legitimate news source by Google News: Are FOX employee’s innocent bystanders or an integral part of the American war machine? That may […]

The redneck/peacenik experiment

By Michelle Malkin  •  August 25, 2006 12:21 PM

At Hot Air, we’ve been expanding programming and welcoming new faces and voices to the conservative videoblogging world. Our megawatt guest hosts Mary Katharine Ham of Townhall and Bethany of realVerse have garnered much buzz. Today, a new vlogging star is born. We are debuting a new weekly political comedy show from the brilliant Jeff […]

Ray Nagin rides again

By Michelle Malkin  •  August 25, 2006 11:58 AM

Tim Sumner of Take Back The Memorial smacks Ray Nagin for his petulant comments on Ground Zero. Allah sums it up: “[C]alling Ground Zero a ‘hole in the ground’ that’s still not ‘fixed’ is, well, about par for the course for the king of the memorial motor pool.” Let me put it more bluntly: He’s […]

The persecution of Lina Joy

By Michelle Malkin  •  August 25, 2006 04:04 AM

Apostasy. The last time I visited the subject, an ex-Muslim man’s life was at stake in Afghanistan. Remember Abdul Rahman? Now, meet Lina Joy. Like Rahman, she was born Muslim, converted to Christianity, and is facing death threats for abandoning Islam. She wants to marry a fellow Christian man in her native Malaysia. A Muslim […]

Michael Steele’s hip-hop endorsement

By Michelle Malkin  •  August 24, 2006 10:09 PM

Hot Air’s Ian Schwartz was in Baltimore tonight and captured video of hip-hop mogul Russell Simmons’ endorsement of GOP Senate candidate Michael Steele. It’s a highly significant event for the Steele campaign. Steele and Simmons became friends a few years ago “because the two share interests in minority entrepreneurship and housing,” reports WJLA. The Washington […]

Let them come home

By Michelle Malkin  •  August 24, 2006 03:29 PM

***updated with disturbing new details…Allah lays out more theories…JPost: rogue Fatah?*** A response to the “Holy Jihad Brigades” video from Steve Centanni’s brother. MKH rounds-up theories about what the thugs want. Update: Rusty Shackleford has a grim report and urges you to redouble your prayers: The Global Islamic Media Front today released a copy of […]

The Great Ambulance Hoax:All your fakes are belong to us

By Michelle Malkin  •  August 24, 2006 12:20 PM

***updated with MSM contact info below…Dan Riehl follows up with observations about the ambulance license plates…Related: Daniel Freedman on Hezbollah’s helpers at the Red Cross…Somewhat related: NYer arrested for broadcasting Hezbollah TV…*** ***update II: video of Brit Hume’s coverage of Zombie’s report tonight…now where’s the rest of the media?*** Take a good look at these […]

The Great Ambulance Hoax:

By thisistwitchy  •  August 24, 2006 12:20 PM

***updated with MSM contact info below…Dan Riehl follows up with observations about the ambulance license plates…Related: Daniel Freedman on Hezbollah’s helpers at the Red Cross…Somewhat related: NYer arrested for broadcasting Hezbollah TV…*** ***update II: video of Brit Hume’s coverage of Zombie’s report tonight…now where’s the rest of the media?*** Take a good look at these […]

Spoofing Survivor

By Michelle Malkin  •  August 24, 2006 10:28 AM

The CBS reality game show has spoofed itself with its new plan to divide contestants by race announced yesterday: Race will matter on the upcoming season of the CBS show as contestants will be divided into four tribes by ethnicity. That means blacks, whites, Latinos and Asians in separate groups. The announcement was made on […]

Jesse Jackson rides again

By Michelle Malkin  •  August 23, 2006 10:56 PM

Yes, it’s true. America’s Shakedown Artist is headed to the Middle East “to meet with political and religious leaders about troubles in the region, including the kidnapping of two Fox News journalists.” More via AP: The Rev. Jesse Jackson said Wednesday he would lead an ecumenical delegation to the Middle East this week to meet […]

Where in the world

By Michelle Malkin  •  August 23, 2006 07:11 PM

***update: winner of the anti-Bush stop sign contest announced below*** Getting into the swing of things again, I’ll be back on O’Reilly tonight at around 8:30pm Eastern to talk immigration. *Update: Here’s the video.* Meantime, here’s a lovely photo I took while on vacation. There’s no escaping BDS. Free signed copy of Unhinged to the […]

Wanted: Bloggers to remember 9/11 victims

By Michelle Malkin  •  August 23, 2006 02:21 PM

***see update*** Katie Favazza sends word of a massive blogger initiative to memorialize those murdered on 9/11. DC Roe explains: On September 11, 2006, 2,996 volunteer bloggers will join together for a tribute to the victims of 9/11. Each person will pay tribute to a single victim. I just registered and will be paying tribute […]

The make-up of conservative women

By Michelle Malkin  •  August 23, 2006 12:28 PM

My column this week: An open letter to snotty cosmetics manufacturers. Cheers to The Cotillion for flagging the original story. Like this:Like Loading…

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