By turning Green Party presidential nominee Jill Stein into a nonperson, comedian Samantha Bee encourages her audience to choose only from the mainstream parties, Democratic and Republican.
The New York Times columnist burnished his reputation as an irrelevant pundit Wednesday when he judged as "un-serious" 170 economic and financial policy experts who support the Wall Street reforms of Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders, writes Glenn Greenwald at The Intercept.
The job of corporate news pundits is to appear to say true and important things without attaching those views to themselves or their employers, writes Thomas Frank in the April issue of Harper's Magazine.
To all pundits, politicians and journalists who got everything wrong about the Iraq War, fear not. You may have no credibility, but Fox News is your refuge and your benefactor. As Media Matters documents, the propaganda network has only added to its collection of mendacious war boosters since helping to launch the Iraq disaster.
The self-described pit bull made her punditry premiere with a guest spot on Bill O'Reilly's show. O'Reilly wanted to know why liberals are so threatened by Palin (it's the hair) and whether she thinks Nancy Pelosi is actually crazy. Someone get that man a falafel.
Jon Stewart one-ups CNN's "best political team on television" with "the best f---ing roundtable on the planet" in this send-up of TV punditry.