The Hannity show fell right in line with the rest of Fox News in attacking President Obama’s Christianity based on his comments at the Easter Prayer Breakfast this week. And, like at least one other show, there was a guest who accused the president of not really being a Christian.
Fox News, Hannity, April 8, 2015. Read more... http://crooksandliars.com/2015/04/hannity-pal-mark-steyn-i-don-t-think-obama
If former Mississippi Gov. and RNC Chair Haley Barbour really wants the GOP to "stick to the issues" maybe he should start by not invoking Rev. Wright to attack President Obama.
NBC, Meet the Press, Feb. 22, 2015. Read more... http://crooksandliars.com/2015/02/haley-barbour-invokes-rev-wright-while
Fox News, The Kelly File, Feb. 19, 2015.
MSNBC, Up With Steve Kornacki, Jan. 3, 2014. Former Rep. Nan Hayworth attempts to defend House Majority Whip Steve Scalise's speech to white supremacists by playing the false equivalency game with President Obama attending Rev. Jeremiah Wright's church. Read more... http://crooksandliars.com/2015/01/hapless-tv-news-hosts-refuse-call-out
CBS, Face the Nation, Jan. 4, 2015. Disgraced former House Speaker Newt Gingrich tries to defend Rep. Steve Scalise and his speech to white supremacists by attacking President Obama for sitting in Rev. Jeremiah Wright's church, as though those two things are equal. Read more... http://crooksandliars.com/2015/01/hapless-tv-news-hosts-refuse-call-out
If there's one thing you can count on from our cable "news" hosts, it's that Republicans will never be called out for their false equivalencies and endless game of 'bothsiderism.'
False equivalence alert! It's very important to immediately deflect from Scalise's association with neo-Nazis, so Reverend Wright was dragged out of mothballs.
If anyone thought it was not possible for Sean Hannity and Tucker Carlson to make even bigger buffoons of themselves than they have been for years already, well, you were wrong. I've seen some pathetic stuff from both of them, but this has to take
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