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GMA’s Hackett: Would’ve Been ‘Appropriate’ for Gaga to Make Super Bowl ‘Political’

 

Monday on Good Morning America, ABC entertainment contributor Larry Hackett appeared to give his take on the Super Bowl’s halftime show with Lady Gaga. Hackett whined that Gaga’s performance wasn’t political, admitting he was disappointed she didn’t do anything “incredibly provocative” during the show.

Flashback: Six Years of Obama Super Bowl Softballs

 

Bill O’Reilly will be talking to Donald Trump on Sunday for what has now become the standard pre-Super Bowl presidential interview. For most of Barack Obama’s eight years, he had the luxury of softball interviews with liberal journalists. (Except in 2011 and 2014 when O’Reilly got to offer tough questions.) Here’s a look back at those eight interviews before the big game.

Unhappy: Smiley Whines that Media Rushed to ‘Normalize’ ‘Racist’ Trump

 

The media’s relentless beating of the two-week-old Donald Trump administration could hardly be seen as beneficial to him, but PBS’s Tavis Smiley tried to argue that on NBC’s Meet the Press on Sunday. “What troubles me, Chuck, is that we — too many of us that is — rushed to normalize a racist, sexist, classist campaign that he ran to win this office,” Smiley whined as he smeared the president with the standard leftist tropes of him.

WashPost Writer: Trump/GOP Will Be ‘in Trouble’ for Saying ‘Illegals’

 

With CNN’s recent boasting of increased sales of George Orwell’s 1984 in response to President Donald Trump, and with their accusations of the administration gaslighting the country, it’s quite hypocritical of them to have a panelist on that appears the be practicing his own doublespeak. During Sunday’s Inside Politics, Washington Post writer Ed O’Keefe hammered the president and Republicans for daring to use the words “illegals” and “illegal aliens.”

Matt Lauer Invites Caroline Kennedy to Bash Trump’s Foreign Policy

 

At the top of Friday’s NBC Today, co-host Matt Lauer touted an exclusive: “Caroline Kennedy speaks out in her first interview since stepping down as the U.S. Ambassador to Japan. This morning, her take on the Trump administration’s very different approach to foreign policy and her own future. Is she planning a run for office?”

Chelsea Clinton Blasts Conway for ‘Making Up’ Attacks; Forgets Hillary Did the Same Thing

 

Friday morning, Chelsea Clinton called out Kellyanne Conway for allegedly “making up” a fake terrorist attack. While Conway has explained that she “misspoke,” Chelsea apparently forgot that her own mother repeatedly claimed that she was the victim of an attack that never actually happened.

Hilarious: NYT CEO Tells CNBC That Paper’s News Coverage Does Not Have a Liberal Bias

 

On Thursday, New York Times CEO Mark Thompson stopped by CNBC’s Power Lunch to discuss the paper’s subscription numbers since the election and hilariously argued that the newspaper doesn’t display a liberal bias because “we aim to be objective and to tell people straightforwardly what’s happening.”

Tom Brokaw Slams Rioting Liberals at Berkeley as ‘Outrageous,’ Anti-Free Speech

 

Veteran journalist Tom Brokaw on Friday had some surprisingly tough words for rioting liberals at the campus of UC Berkeley, calling it “outrageous” that they would encourage violence over a speaker they didn’t agree with. Brokaw also heaped praise on Judge Neil Gorsuch as “distinguished” and wondered why Democrats were picking a fight.

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