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Bill O’Reilly’s Assassination-Industrial Complex

Full-page ad in Thursday’s New York Times: Got that? #1 Bestselling authors of Killing Kennedy and Killing Lincoln. There’s also the boffo Killing Lincoln documentary that just ran on National Geographic Channel. Bottom line: Bill O’Reilly’s making a killing on … Continue reading

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And The Hitman Just Keeps On Comin’

Boston Herald scribe Howie Carr has a new book out, and it’s been front-page news in the feisty local tabloid all week, starting on Monday: Even better, the publisher ran an ad for the tome in Wednesday’s Wall Street Journal: … Continue reading

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To Know Trump

(. . . is to laugh) New York Times op-ed columnist is in a swell slapfight with short-sighted vulgarian and presidential wannabe Donald Trump (R-The World Is My Apprentice). The current rumpus started last week with “Donald Trump Gets Weirder,” … Continue reading

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Steve Inskeep Nails Jell-O To The Wall

In the wake of On the Media‘s Sisyphean effort to debunk the charge that NPR’s news coverage has a liberal bias, Morning Edition co-host Steve Inskeep ventured into the lion’s den – the Wall Street Journal op-ed page – to … Continue reading

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Amazingly, Canada Continues To Say No To Fake News

Canadian broadcasters 1, fake news 0. From the Globe and Mail: CRTC ditches bid to allow fake news Canada’s broadcasting regulator has abandoned its attempt to change a regulation that prohibits the dissemination of false or misleading news. The decision … Continue reading

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O’Reilly? Flimflam? O’Really?

From Friday’s New York Times: O’Reilly Distances Himself From a Video Promotion Lede: This summer Bill O’Reilly, the biggest star on the Fox News Channel, lent his name — inadvertently, he says — to a Web ad that lured viewers to … Continue reading

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Typo o’ the Day (pat. pending)

Headline of Bill O’Reilly’s column in Sunday’s Boston Herald op-ed page: Palin’s back and bigger then ever It was corrected on the Herald website, but still . . . The same edition of the Herald featured a piece about the … Continue reading

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O’Really?

On Friday, Bold Fresh Piece of Humanity Bill O’Reilly returned to Boston University for Alumni Weekend and regaled a largely admiring audience with a variety of Fact(ors) from the O’Reilly Files. The event was previewed by veteran Boston journalist Daniel Gewertz … Continue reading

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