Did You Know...


Playing Hardball With the ‘New Civility’

By Doug Powers  •  January 21, 2011 10:43 AM

**Written by Doug Powers

Now that we’ve settled down and gotten away from any images and metaphorical rhetoric that may or may not shove lunatics over the edge, somebody might want to tip off one of the main authors of that memo that the “new civility” is now underway.

HAP has a screen grab from the opening segment of last night’s Chris Matthews show:


And what exactly is “fire on the right” supposed to imply?


Will MSNBC issue an apology for this viciously unnecessary call to violence? Nah, but CNN just might on their behalf.

Matthews, true to the demand for a new political tone to cool off the “climate of hate,” also referred to Michele Bachmann as a nut case.

Update: According to Michael Hirsh, Matthews might as well have used a racial slur.

**Written by Doug Powers

Twitter @ThePowersThatBe

blog comments powered by Disqus

NBC News finds irony in NRA holding convention in ‘city plagued by gun violence’ (a detail goes unreported)

May 20, 2016 08:57 PM by Doug Powers


How do guns know to be more “violent” in Dem-run cities?

Of course: Lawyer for ex-Hillary aides is wife of ‘journalist’ David Gregory

April 4, 2016 06:16 AM by Doug Powers


The MSM and Democrats — but I repeat myself

CNN reports on the real victims of cartoonist depicting Ted Cruz’s kids as monkeys

December 23, 2015 11:25 AM by Doug Powers


Creating an antagonist, MSM-style

Of course: Obama admin, media report ‘unprecedented demand’ for mandated product

December 16, 2015 12:03 PM by Doug Powers



AP reporters join MSM stampede applying to be President Hillary’s press secretary

December 11, 2015 01:47 PM by Doug Powers


Fierce competition

Categories: Media Bias, Hillary Clinton, 2016 Campaign

Follow me on Twitter Follow me on Facebook