Tag Archive for Bill O’Reilly

9) November 11, 1963: right-wing racist talked about how JFK would be shot

There were warnings in the fall of 1963 that President Kennedy’s life was in danger. JFK was hated by the political right for his increasingly forthright defense of peace and civil rights.

An undercover policer officer in Florida was canvassing his sources when he heard talk of a plot. And the details were specific.

Read more

Bill O’Reilly made up a JFK story. He got busted by an old tape recording


Somebody asked me about Bill O’Reilly the other day. I said:

Two different views of Antonio Veciana

After I published my review of Antonio Veciana’s book, Trained to Kill, for Newsweek, several people asked me about Dan Hardway’s review of the book AARC web site and W. Tracy Parnell’s blog, purporting to debunk Veciana’s story.

The former is an investigator’s take, the latter a prosecutor’s brief. Dan looks to get beyond Veciana’s self-presentation. Parnell seeks to impeach his credibility. Dan sees Veciana’s story as “modified limited hangout,” Parnell sees it as a fantasy.

Both are worth taking seriously.

Read more

New book recounts the ordeal of George de Mohrenschildt, friend of Lee Oswald

In “Reporting on the Kennedy Assassination,” the late Dutch journalist Willem Oltmans tells the story of his investigation of the JFK’s murder, especially his relationship with the enigmatic figure of George de Mohrenschildt, friend of Lee Oswald and sometime CIA asset. Read more

Violent deaths forced Congress to re-open the JFK investigations


In 1976, Congress re-opened the investigation of the assassination of President Kennedy after three key witnesses died violent deaths within a year. Read more

Investigator’s tape exposes Bill O’Reilly’s JFK fib

(First published in JFK Facts, January 30, 2013)

In his best-selling book Killing Kennedy, Bill O’Reilly tells a brief tale of an intrepid reporter — himself — chasing the historical truth of JFK’s assassination in south Florida. But the story itself is a fiction, as O’Reilly reveals here in his own voice.

JFK reality check for Bill O’Reilly

In the annals of the JFK assassination story, rife with CIA and FBI malfeasance, O’Reilly’s fanciful anecdote might seem trivial. It is not the saddest feature of his book, which manages to ignore all of the high-quality JFK assassination scholarship of the last two decades.

But as O’Reilly’s yarn is presented as fact in USA Today and the Fort-Worth Telegram; as his book dominates the best-seller charts; and as a credulous National Geographic embarks on making a documentary of Killing Kennedy, O’Reilly’s credibility matters.
Read more

CNN exposes Bill O’Reilly’s JFK fib

I

In the run-up to the 52nd anniversary of JFK’s death, we are re-running some of the most significant JFK stories of the year. In this installment from March 2014, CNN picked up on a story first published on JFK Facts.

Bill O’Reilly’s JFK fib was exposed by reporter’s audio tape


In his best-selling book Killing Kennedy, Bill O’Reilly tells a brief tale of an intrepid reporter — himself — chasing the historical truth of JFK’s assassination in south Florida. But the story itself is a fiction, as O’Reilly revealed in his own voice in an audio recording first published on JFK Facts.

CNN’s Brian Stelter picked up on the story, and I explained what really happened.  Read more

Did George De Mohrenschildt know Lyndon Johnson?

As the Washington Post and CNN have reported, JFK Facts was the first news organization to expose Fox News host Bill O’Reilly for fibbing about JFK reporting in the 1970s. In his book Killing Kennedy O’Reilly wrote (on p. 300) that he was knocking on the door of the south Florida home of George de Mohrenschildt, a friend of Lee Harvey Oswald, when De Mohrenschildt committed suicide on March 29, 1977. O’Reilly said he heard the sound of the fatal shotgun blast.

Audio recordings, first published here in 2013, prove that O’Reilly, then a TV reporter for WFAA in Dallas, was actually in Texas at the time and planning to “come to Florida” as soon as possible. O’Reilly didn’t get to south Florida until the next day, as this WFAA video shows.

In O’Reilly’s defense, he really was chasing the De Mohrenschildt story at the time — and for good reason.

Read more

More video evidence illuminates Bill O’Reilly’s JFK fib


From the Washington Post’s Erik Wemple, some priceless video of the young Bill O’Reilly covering the story of the suicide of CIA asset and Oswald pal George de Mohrenschildt in March 1977. Read more

Letterman defends O’Reilly

“Millionaire entertainers who help one another promote their shows look out for each other,” notes Erik Wemple, Washington Post media critic.

Another defense of Bill O’Reilly: ‘I have no explanation’

As far as I know I am the only blogger who was written in “In Defense of Bill O’Reilly” when it comes to one of his more egregious fibs. But now I am not alone.

Courtesy of Erik Wemple and the Washington Post:  a defender of O’Reilly stands up for the embattled Fox News host and denies that he told a JFK whopper — sort of.

Bill O’Reilly hides behind a colleague’s account

The Washington Post‘s Erik Wemple reports:

Read more

O’Reilly’s JFK reporting was impossible, says reporter who was there

Newsweek contributor Edward Jay Epstein has refuted Bill O’Reilly’s JFK fib with a first-person account of George de Mohrenschildt’s suicide. Epstein actually was there. And he says O’Reilly was not.

Read more

Truth, lies and mythmaking

“Slamming O’Reilly for O’Reilly-osity surely misses the point,” says Slate. Read more

weight loss: banana benefits for weight loss weigh to go weight loss center lauren bushnell weight loss weight loss frequency hz best instant oatmeal for weight loss weight loss clinic gulfport ms what is weight loss surgery weight loss tv shows 2016 beachbody weight loss swallow balloon for weight loss 7 keto weight loss best and healthiest weight loss pills weight loss after zoloft the balloon weight loss clenbuterol dosage for weight loss squats weight loss 30 10 weight loss renton apple cider tea weight loss why are bananas bad for weight loss quick weight loss centers inc does coffee help weight loss what is zantrex diet pills lentil weight loss recipes weight loss program mn diet pills to lose weight in 2 weeks phentermine diet pills on line ace diet pills website best weight loss routine pills that lose weight canary seed for weight loss forskolin pills blue weight loss pills fat burning supplements for women pure coffee bean diet pills

male enhancement: roman online pharmacy i have a high sex drive can the penis be enlarged does jelq work how to make ur dick big rash penis vitamins that increase penis size male extra reviews what size penis do woman like when does penis stop growing selling testicle for research male enhancement natural supplements foods that naturally boost testosterone how to make my dick hard prime male reviews doctor recommended testosterone booster real jelqing results before and after woman penis viagra age limit total gym walmart sex for drugs science of sex vitamins to help circulation sildenafil vs tadalafil five guys age requirement unprotected sex on birth control pills ageless male max ed cures that actually work supplements for men over 40 low testosterone shots surgury cost what happens if you take 2 cialis male enhancement l arginine male penis pic

exam: Ucertify 9A0-097 Pdf Exam Is What You Need To Take, Valid and updated 700-302 Study Guide Pdf On Sale, Valid and updated 646-206 Exam On Store, Pass4sure 220-302 Self Study Latest Version PDF&VCE, Certleader HP0-255 Dumps Online Sale, Up To Date HP0-S41 Brain Dumps Will Be More Popular, Testking 000-387 Book Pdf with PDF and VCE Engine, Easily To Pass A2040-918 Exam Engines With The Knowledge And Skills, Buy Discount C2090-419 Braindump Pdf With Low Price, The Most Effective C2090-423 Exam Dump Is Updated Daily, Sale Latest Release LOT-803 Ebook Online Sale, 100% Pass Guaranteed or Full Refund C2010-510 Book Pdf On Sale, Topdump 70-523-CSHARP Cert Guide Online Sale, Provides 070-515-CSHARP Test Pdf Is Your Best Choice, 100% Success Rate 70-542-VB Online Exam Sale, Provide Discount MB3-701 Testing On Our Store, Testking 1Z0-885 Real Exam Are Based On The Real Exam,

vape: rove vape charger vuse e cigarette review cheap vape pens for wax smok g priv starter kit best vape mod battery vaping 0 nicotine vape lightsaber 3mg nicotine vape juice milford vape shop vape juice for sale coffee flavors what is tfa vape juice how to change voopoo settings what is the most popular e cigarette vaping suboxone e cigarette compared to cigarette uwell crown mini 3 change glass scott gottlieb e cigarette ecig oil tank nicotine liquid for vaping value vapor mr salt e mint zulu vape smock stick v8 smoktech power engine smoke rings tricks voopoo mojo grey aspire speeder instructions is hte uwell rafale temp control smok osub plus kit marijuana oil vape voopoo or sigelei kaos comparison e cigarette and vape voopoo vape led smok tfv12 rba deck

cbd oil: cbd oil for dementia the allender center cbd pain relief rub where buy cbd oil near me cbd tulsa cbd coffee shark tank making cbd tincture hemp oil for insomnia is cbd oil same as hemp oil dizzy after smoking weed tranont cbd starbuzz shisha review growing cbd plants cannabis oil cures ms fda hemp cbd protab cbd research effects l seed true blood drink pouring sound effect online cbd marketplace cannabinoids for anxiety oxidation organic chemistry cannabinoid oil for cancer kannaway cbd oil bhang cbd gum holland rainbow rose plant cbd oil duluth mn plus cbd oil amazon best cbd oil for autoimmune disease baby bunting melbourne cbd cbd oil hemp capsules simply cbd springfield il can a cop tell if you have cbd oil wholesale cbd oil for sale