A stretch by most definitions
"Democrats very much are in the pocket of the NRA."
White men yes, but most fall in the middle
Michael Eric Dyson
"We know that Sunday mornings have usually been given over to conservative white men."
Don't downplay the feds
"A lot of the move to free the slaves ... did not come from the federal government. It came from a growing movement among the people, particularly people of faith."
Jumps the gun. Numbers aren't in yet.
The insurance risk corridors aren't going broke like Republicans predicted.
UPDATE: Ingraham responds
Obamacare is "costing 2 million jobs."
Easy peesy? Not really.
"If you want out of the individual mandate... all you have to do now is tick off the box that says 'hardship' and you're out."
Small, but not that small
"Less than 1 percent of 1 percent of the American population has given an amount over $200" to a federal political campaign.
(Trial) location, location, location
Premeditation, in murder cases like the Oscar Pistorius case, "can be formed in the twinkling of an eye."
Christie and report author seem to think it's conclusive
"No one" claims the report vindicating New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie in the bridge scandal is "conclusive."
Health care wackiness: prices ≠ costs
Health insurance and medical costs "are going down because of Obamacare."
His source focused on a different question
Most of the people who have signed up through the Obamacare exchanges "already had insurance."
Over-spinning a more nuanced reaction by Bush
After Russia went to war with Georgia in 2008, the U.S. sent a "very strong message" to Vladimir Putin by sending "warships to the Black Sea" and airlifting "combat troops that Georgia had in Afghanistan" back to Georgia.
His dates are wrong along with most everything else
Says President Abraham Lincoln enforced the Fugitive Slave Act until the Civil War ended.
1998 is convenient starting point
Earth "has not warmed for the last 17 years."
On the record, it doesn't hold up
Says Ronald Reagan "got the Saudis to flood the market with cheap oil."
Actually, a lot of allies balked
On Syria, "a lot of the allies signed on. At the last minute, Obama backed off."
At most, an indirect motivation
"Social Security was advocated … in the 1930s as a way of getting people to quit working, because they thought we were confined to a permanent scarcity of jobs in this country."
Confuses jobs with workers
"The CBO now says the president's health care law will cut the number of full-time jobs in the United States by 2.3 million by 2021."
Dark hints ain't fair and balanced
Says he didn't tell viewers that the Obama campaign hid news about the motives behind the attack in Benghazi because Obama was running for re-election.
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