Jeff Poor

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Gas Price Drop Overlooked By NBC, CBS

Only ABC reports price decrease, but it is overshadowed by minor rise in coffee prices.

Newsweek Slams 'Private-Equity Billionaires - the New Masters of the Universe'

Magazine favors huge tax increase because they pay 'far lower rates than the rest of us.'

Cereal Murders Not Enough for ABC, CBS

Networks line up pro-regulation 'experts' who insist more needs to be done to end obesity 'epidemic.'

Dow's Flirt with 14,000 Barely Noticed by Media

While other networks ignore big Wall Street news, NBC admits that a soaring Dow benefits a 'majority of Americans.'

'Good Morning America' Attacks the Man with 'Everything'

As Dow Jones deal appears imminent, ABC airs worries about the 'nightmare' of Rupert Murdoch making changes to the WSJ.

'Evening News' Attacks Privatization of Medicare

CBS report says Medicare Advantage program causes 'untold confusion' and mentions seniors 'scared to death.'

Moore Continues Publicity-Seeking Jihad against CNN

Apology-obsessed filmmaker repeats the same tired demands of CNN, insisting he has been defamed.

MSNBC's Olbermann Gives Thanks to Michael Moore

Filmmaker and host praise one another, Moore attacks insurance companies and profits.

Record Dow Downplayed After Largest Gain in Nearly 4 Years

Network newscasts put emphasis on threats from home loan foreclosures, '$4 gas' prices.

CBS Attacks Banks for Profiting from Overdraft Fees

'Evening News' accuses industry of 'cashing in' and downplays personal responsibility.

'World News' Ga-Ga Over Penguin Protection

ABC supports effort of eco-extremists to add penguins to endangered list, to stop global warming.

CBS: Recycling Might Be a Deadly Problem

Increased transport of scrap materials causing '25,000 accidents a year.'

USA Today Promotes Stricter Food Labeling

Newspaper cites radical food groups, but downplays cost and trade implications.

CNN's Gupta Battles Moore about 'SiCKO' Stats

Medical expert: Moore 'cherry picked' 'SiCKO' data. Filmmaker complains, though both are Democratic donors.

'World News' Hits the (Water) Bottle Again

For the second night, ABC targets the bottled water industry's impact on the environment.

Moore Blitzes Blitzer, Demands Apology from CNN

Filmmaker attacks network for corporate funding, and 'fudging' facts on the 'Situation Room.'

Environmentalist Kennedy Name-Calls During 'Live Earth'

Skeptical politicians called 'traitors' and 'indentured servants.'

Gore Can't Even Recite His Global Warming Pledge Accurately

Former vice president's media barrage misstates which nations would pay the price for his plans.

Critics Ramp up Murdoch Attacks as Dow Jones Sale Alleged

Media mogul considered not capable of maintaining the Wall Street Journal as 'independent' and 'high-quality.'