Lisa Benson by Lisa Benson

Lisa Benson

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  1. exoticdoc2

    exoticdoc2 said, over 1 year ago

    What really irks libs about a conservative news network is that, after years of having things their own way in the liberal media, an opposing viewpoint actually gets aired.

  2. ConserveGov

    ConserveGov said, over 1 year ago

    @exoticdoc2

    Very true. When the media itself admits that over 85% of them voted for BHO even though only 51% of the country did, you know there’s a problem.
    They say they’re for diversity in beliefs, but that’s only if you agree with them.

  3. wmconelly

    wmconelly said, over 1 year ago

    Are there any science shows on Fox? Any critical thinking shows, shows that start with facts and work toward conclusions instead of vice versa? Any deductive learning show? One might suppose facts have a “liberal” bias otherwise, Mr. Fox.

  4. corzak

    corzak said, over 1 year ago

    @exoticdoc2

    “[Fox] really irks libs”

    On the contrary. Libs like Fox News. The ‘Fox friends’ come out from long stretches in the Fox bubble and sound deranged. They push voters to the Democrats.

    Those looking for bipartisan solutions, however, are hoping normal Republicans in Congress can distance themselves from Fox misinformation beehive. Function as a pragmatic conservative-opposition party.

    Some signs this is happening . . . immigration bill, for instance.

  5. Ottodesu

    Ottodesu GoComics PRO Member said, over 1 year ago

    I remember seeing the Fox Newsroom scenes on your last Election Night. Not sure what some of the previous posters were watching. The ones I saw were very morose.
    Perhaps I live in a parallel universe and we only contact each other via this comments board.

  6. Kylie2112

    Kylie2112 said, over 1 year ago

    Fox is incredibly entertaining…in the same way as watching a highlight reel of NASCAR pileups.

  7. MortyForTyrant

    MortyForTyrant said, over 1 year ago

    @exoticdoc2

    The phrase “conservative news network” is an oxymoron. News are news, there are no liberal news and no conservative news. And facts are facts. And those who make up their own “facts” end up like Karl Rove on election night, running around the studio in a state of near panic, not understanding what went wrong…

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    PS: I am very happy that NBC*news* and MSNBC are now separate entities. Nobody would call Olbermann, Maddow, Mathews, Schulz or O’Donnell “Newspeople”. They are pundits and (good, left-leaning) journalists, but they don’t reach the level of – say – Walter Cronkite. When Cronkite did his bid on Vietnam – just the facts, no opinion – Nixon knew that he had lost the nation. Today everybody has to shout to even get a modicum of attention. Pity.

  8. Paul Harvey

    Paul Harvey said, over 1 year ago

    So we should watch MSNBC, big Ed has had to retract, at least twice things he has aired. Madcow would never have anybody but a Proggie on, look up the numbers, Fox has 2 and 2 times the viewers of MSLSD, 2 times CNN. Some nights Oreilly gets close or does beat CBS nightly news. If they are so wrong a lot of folks are watching. Look at "bythenumberstv.com The Five beat Chris by more than 2 to 1, Brent beat Politics Nation almost by 3 times, OReilly had 3 times Big ED, Sean only had 500K more and Greta had double Larry at 10 PM.

  9. mikefive

    mikefive said, over 1 year ago

    News networks may report with a degree of bias, but the only news network I’ve watched that completely lacks credibility is MSNBC.

  10. midaswelby

    midaswelby said, over 1 year ago

    More evidence that libs don’t understand guns. A scope on a firearm would make skeet (or flying TV) shooting virtually impossible.
    By the way, the New Republic was duped into retweeting a phony pic of Obama with a shotgun. Where are the real pics?

  11. TheTrustedMechanic

    TheTrustedMechanic GoComics PRO Member said, over 1 year ago

    @exoticdoc2

    What really irks libs about a conservative news network is. the deliberate misinformation, truth-manipulation (into anything but the truth) and propaganda. As I’ve said many times, if faux “news” were truly “fair and balanced” they would not have to tell you that all the time. Their actions and deeds would prove it out, but they do not. In fact it has been demonstrated time and again that their “news” is anything but fair, balanced or truthful. That is not to excuse most of the mainstream media, but it has also been demonstrated that even though reality and truth don’t always agree with the Democrats, facts, truth and reality all have a liberal bias.

  12. Evil_Elf_BK

    Evil_Elf_BK GoComics PRO Member said, over 1 year ago

    I don’t think he really has to “shoot down” Fox News when they revealed themselves by having to win a lawsuit explicitly to allow them to legally lie.

  13. ARodney

    ARodney said, over 1 year ago

    Has Obama actually criticized Fox News, or is this just another conservative “self-importance” fantasy? Can’t you find something that ACTUALLY HAPPENS to criticize?

  14. CasualBrowser

    CasualBrowser GoComics PRO Member said, over 1 year ago

    @midaswelby

    “More evidence that libs don’t understand guns. A scope on a firearm would make skeet (or flying TV) shooting virtually impossible.”
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    The scope you refer to is drawn by a conservative cartoonist. By your above decision-making process, that’s evidence that conservatives don’t understand guns.

  15. CasualBrowser

    CasualBrowser GoComics PRO Member said, over 1 year ago

    @ARodney

    “Has Obama actually criticized Fox News, or is this just another conservative “self-importance” fantasy? Can’t you find something that ACTUALLY HAPPENS to criticize?”
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    Yes ARod, Mrs. Benson is referring to something that actually happened:
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    http://www.opposingviews.com/i/politics/president-obama-criticizes-fox-news-name-prepare-onslaught

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