The Corner

Blog Bias

Tom Brokaw ended NBC’s coverage by having bloggers on! Oh no, televised passage for Tom’s “electronic jihad”? It was a mismatch: Ana Marie Cox for the liberals, John Hinderaker of Powerline for the conservatives. (Brokaw had no label for Cox, but did for Hinderaker.) Maybe that worked out fine. Hinderaker made a cogent defense of why Cheney won. Ana Cox embarrassed herself with a joke about how Edwards fighting Cheney was like punching the Sta-Puf Marshmallow Man…you don’t get much substance when you pull your fist out. She laughed nervously after the line, as if to say: wow, that line fell flat.

Tim GrahamTim Graham is Director of Media Analysis at the Media Research Center, where he began in 1989, and has served there with the exception of 2001 and 2002, when served ...


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