Media Matters for America

  • Blogs

    November 27, 2013

    George Zimmerman Hires Miami Attorney Who Thinks He's a Racist

    George Zimmerman has found a new attorney in media-hungry, Miami-based super lawyer Jayne Weintraub. Interestingly, Weintraub, who is a regular talking head on TV news, had previously called Zimmerman a "racist," a "wannabe cop," and called Stand Your Ground a "stupid law."

  • Blogs

    February 14, 2013

    Fox News Radio Mocks 102-Year-Old Miami Woman Who Waited in Line Hours to Vote

    During President Obama's State of the Union address he honored Desiline Victor, a 102-year-old North Miami Beach resident who waited hours in line to vote, as a symbol of voter's rights issues. Of course, leave it to Fox News to mock her.Fox and Friends' Brian Kilmeade hosts a radio show on Fox Radi ... More >>

  • Blogs

    June 18, 2012

    Florida Birther Sues To Remove Obama From Ballot, With Support From Sheriff Joe Arpaio

    Remember when Donald Trump and his friends were all, "Obama can't be president, he was secretly born in Kenya!" Then Obama released his original birth certificate from Hawaii and they were like, "Never mind!"If you thought that was the end of the argument, oh how wrong you were. The latest salvo fro ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 19, 2012

    Fox News Pundit Dick Morris Auctions Off Studio Tour to Benefit Florida GOP Group

    ​Yeah, yeah, we all know the Fox News Channel is hardly an accurate or impartial news source and is practically an official wing of the Republican Party (or is the GOP a wing of Fox News? Who knows anymore), but rarely is one of their employees so blatant about it as Dick Morris. The former Clinto ... More >>

  • Blogs

    April 13, 2010

    Fox News Wonders if Local Mom Battling Leukemia is "First 'Death Panel' Victim"

    ​In the News Roundup each morning we've been keeping an eye on the plight of Diana Smith, a local mother battling a rare form of leukemia. Smith was almost denied a life saving treatment when Social Security disability payments made to her son raised her income enough to where she no longer qualif ... More >>

  • Blogs

    September 16, 2009

    Drudge and Limbaugh's Double Team Race Baiting

    Yesterday, from his Miami techno-hermit compound, Matt Drudge decided to run with "White Student Beaten on School Bus; Crowd Cheers," as the top story on his website in all its race-baiting glory. The story about two high school students who happened to be black beating up another student who h ... More >>

  • Blogs

    August 21, 2008

    Herald Called Out For Sipping on GOP Kool Aid

    Photo via Yesterday's Herald article covering Barack Obama's Tuesday speech at the VFW convention in Orlando claimed "the GOP criticized Obama, a member of the veterans services committee, for voting against $120 billion for the war last year." While it's totally true that the GOP ... More >>

  • News

    March 9, 2006

    Manly, Yes

    An Aventura minister pumps testosterone into the faith