MRC’s Bozell: ‘Triumvirate of Radical Left-Wingers’ Jumped on Covington, Smollett Stories

NewsBusters | 2/18/2019 | Staff
boti (Posted by) Level 3
Click For Photo:

In an appearance on the Monday edition of Fox Business Network’s Trish Regan Prime Time, Media Research Center president Brent Bozell blasted “the triumvirate of radical left-wing Hollywood, radical left-wing news reporters, radical left-wing politicians” for jumping to conclusions with the Jussie Smollett case.

Bozell began by calling out the similarities between how the liberal media pounced on the Covington Kids after the release of a deceptive video and how they pounced on the hoax claims of Empire actor Jussie Smollett:

Did - Movie - Play - Month - Covington

Didn't we just see this movie play about a month ago ahead called Covington? Didn’t we see the exact same thing where somebody made an accusation, in this case, an altered video? And you saw the triumvirate of radical left-wing Hollywood, radical left-wing news reporters, radical left-wing politicians all jumping on the bandwagon to blame not just the President, but his supporters for participating in racist activities. Here we go again.

To drive is point home, Bozell cited MRC studies of the Smollett hoax hate crime and the very real 2017 Facebook Live torture of an autistic white man at the hands of black teens. Between January 29 and February 14, the broadcast networks spent 101 minutes on Smollett’s accusations. When the Facebook Live torture incident first broke, only CBS Evening News covered it with a mere 27 seconds.

MRC - Research - Facebook - Live - Torture

Further MRC research has found that Facebook Live torture was there and gone in just four days with the networks spending just 24 minutes on it.

Bozell concluded by wanting to know where and when the liberal media were going to apologize to President Trump and his supporters for smearing them:

Conversation - Reporters - Hollywood - People - Politicians

Why don't they start condemning themselves? Why isn't there a conversation about these same reporters, these same Hollywood people, these same politicians all jumping on the bandwagon? Why isn't there a story about them? Why...
(Excerpt) Read more at: NewsBusters
Wake Up To Breaking News!
Sign In or Register to comment.

Welcome to Long Room!

Where The World Finds Its News!