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  1. Bob Grant, Creator of Conservative Talk Radio, Dies at 84

    12:36 pm 1/2/2014

    The pioneering and controversial radio figure was hired and fired multiple times in New York while paving the way for Rush Limbaugh, Sean Hannity and others.Read more

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  2. Bill O'Reilly, Al Sharpton Spar Over Nelson Mandela and Edited Tape (Video)

    4:44 pm 12/12/2013

    The Fox News host calls the MSNBC anchor a "flat-out deceiver" who the network is "afraid" to fire. Read more

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  3. Media Matters Gets Some Right-Wing Competition

    12:49 pm 10/7/2013

    A new group called TruthRevolt, run by radio host Ben Shapiro, launched Monday with calls to boycott Ritz Crackers if it doesn't stop its sponsorship of Al Sharpton's show on MSNBC.Read more

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  4. Right-Wing Anti-MSNBC Campaign Urges Subscribers to Ditch Comcast (Exclusive Video)

    3:26 pm 8/22/2013

    “By paying your Comcast cable bill, your money is helping to pay for Al Sharpton’s salary … Switch your cable provider now,” says an online video poised to become a TV commercial.Read more

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  5. Media Gives George Zimmerman the Hero Treatment

    3:10 pm 7/22/2013

    Reports that the Florida man, acquitted in Trayvon Martin's killing, rescued a family aired on several networks that had been criticized for their coverage.Read more

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  6. Jay Z, Beyonce Attend Trayvon Martin Rally in New York

    4:56 pm 7/20/2013

    Organizer Al Sharpton says Jay Z told him "We all feel the pain and apprehension -- the law must protect everybody, or it doesn't protect anybody."Read more

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  7. Activist Shareholders Target MSNBC During Comcast's Annual Meeting (Audio)

    7:37 am 5/15/2013

    CEO Brian Roberts is asked: "Why would a conservative person in any state want their money to go pay for Al Sharpton’s salary?"Read more

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  8. Conservatives Plan Anti-MSNBC Protest at Comcast Shareholders Meeting

    6:59 pm 5/7/2013

    A tea-party group has invited 60,000 activists in Philadelphia to express their displeasure with the left-leaning network directly to Comcast CEO Brian Roberts when he meets investors there next week.Read more

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  9. GOP's Latest Ad Uses Video From Televised Debate (Video)

    4:17 pm 10/4/2012

    "Smirk," as the ad is known, was being touted by Rush Limbaugh and other conservative media personalities on Thursday.Read more

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