« ABC Suspends GMA Producer John Green | Main | Billy Packer, April Fool »

The MRC DisHonors Awards 2006

Thursday evening the Media Research Center held their annual DisHonors Awards at The Grand Hyatt Hotel in Washington, DC. The awards pay tribute to the the most outrageously biased liberal reporting of 2006. The big winners of the evening were Chris Matthews, Rosie O'Donnell, and Ted Turner, plus those in attendance who got to howl in laughter at the idiocy of the nominees.

Go have a look at the whole list of nominees and winners, but I'll leave you with a little taste of the ceremony - The Quote of the Year, as selected by the audience. It pretty much sums up the need for such an event, and why it's a "can't miss" event.

Ted Turner: "I am absolutely convinced that the North Koreans are absolutely sincere. There's really no reason for them to cheat [on nukes]....I looked them right in the eyes. And they looked like they meant the truth. I mean, you know, just because somebody's done something wrong in the past doesn't mean they can't do right in the future or the present. That happens all the, all the time."

Wolf Blitzer: "But this is one of the most despotic regimes and Kim Jong-Il is one of the worst men on Earth. Isn't that a fair assessment?"

Turner: "Well, I didn't get to meet him, but he didn't look - in the pictures that I've seen of him on CNN, he didn't look too much different than most other people I've met."

Blitzer: "But, look at the way, look at the way he's, look at the way he's treating his own people."

Turner: "Well, hey, listen. I saw a lot of people over there. They were thin and they were riding bicycles instead of driving in cars, but-"

Blitzer: "A lot of those people are starving."

Turner: "I didn't see any, I didn't see any brutality...."

   - Exchange on CNN's The Situation Room, September 19.


Listed below are links to weblogs that reference The MRC DisHonors Awards 2006:

» Ed Driscoll.com linked with Ted Turner's Purity Of Essence, Revisited

Comments (2)

That is the most stunniong ... (Below threshold)

That is the most stunniong display of ignorance I have ever seen.

Alrighty, Mr. Nutb... (Below threshold)

Alrighty, Mr. Nutball..

And now, the mother ship from planet Zork is here to take you home..






Follow Wizbang

Follow Wizbang on FacebookFollow Wizbang on TwitterSubscribe to Wizbang feedWizbang Mobile


Send e-mail tips to us:

[email protected]

Fresh Links


Section Editor: Maggie Whitton

Editors: Jay Tea, Lorie Byrd, Kim Priestap, DJ Drummond, Michael Laprarie, Baron Von Ottomatic, Shawn Mallow, Rick, Dan Karipides, Michael Avitablile, Charlie Quidnunc, Steve Schippert

Emeritus: Paul, Mary Katherine Ham, Jim Addison, Alexander K. McClure, Cassy Fiano, Bill Jempty, John Stansbury, Rob Port

In Memorium: HughS

All original content copyright © 2003-2010 by Wizbang®, LLC. All rights reserved. Wizbang® is a registered service mark.

Powered by Movable Type Pro 4.361

Hosting by ServInt

Ratings on this site are powered by the Ajax Ratings Pro plugin for Movable Type.

Search on this site is powered by the FastSearch plugin for Movable Type.

Blogrolls on this site are powered by the MT-Blogroll.

Temporary site design is based on Cutline and Cutline for MT. Graphics by Apothegm Designs.

Author Login

Terms Of Service

DCMA Compliance Notice

Privacy Policy