BigJournalism: In what should be a major warning sign to the Republican National Committee, CNN anchor Carol Costello — who became infamous after she asked her audience to laugh at audio of Bristol Palin reporting a physical assault to the police — publicly attacked the Fox Business Network’s GOP debate Wednesday morning. “It appeared to me the moderators didn’t ask very challenging questions,” the leftwing Costello said.
Responding to Costello, CNN’s Dana Bash seemed to agree in part, “Well, obviously that depends on who you are talking about.”
CNN hosts the next Republican debate on December 15 in Nevada. Wolf Blitzer will moderate. If CNN is already attacking what was a superb and informative Fox Business debate, this should raise all kinds of alarm bells about what our candidates might face from a left-wing news network that saw an objectively fair, tough, and mature debate as something else.
As we’ve come to expect from CNN, Costello provided no examples to back up her provably false claim, and apparently wanted to pretend that the questions below were not asked Tuesday night: