Al Jazeera America’s ratings are so bad, they are considered a “scratch” and do not get reported by Nielsen, the New York Post reports.
The American Conservative averages just over 6,000 subscribers per issue, according to its latest circulation figures, a disappointing showing for the Patrick Buchanan-founded magazine that was hailed as the “conservative future” last November.
CNN host Piers Morgan appeared to believe an obviously fake article Thursday mocking Sarah Palin, tweeting out a story from The Daily Currant that Jesus Christ celebrated Easter while he was on Earth.
An NBC News contributor who once worked for former Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad says he stands by his decision to label a conservative Wall Street Journal editor an “Iranian House Negro” during a Twitter exchange on Sunday.
The Obama administration’s hostility toward media and efforts to crack down on whistleblowers and leakers has created “a tremendous chilling effect” on substantive reporting, the Committee to Protect Journalists and veteran reporters said Thursday.
President Barack Obama is repurposing his old campaign organization into an ambitious new entity that will help the White House achieve its agenda, according to the Los Angeles Times.