Conservative Groups Trying To Kill ABC Show

The Media Research Center and Family Research Council said their members have sent more than 21,000 postcards and made more than 4,000 telephone calls asking ABC to abandon an upcoming series, tentatively titled The Real O’Neals about a family upended when a teenage son comes out as gay.

Study: ABC News Ignoring The Midterms

ABC’s World News Tonight hasn’t mentioned the midterm elections in its broadcast since Sept. 1, a study published Wednesday by the conservative-leaning watchdog group Media Research Center found. In the same time period, CBS Evening News and NBC Nightly News mentioned the midterms 14 and 11 times, respectively, MRC found. It’s a significant drop when compared to the same period during the 2006 midterms, when ABC mentioned the midterms 36 times, CBS mentioned them 58 times and NBC  made 65 references.

Telemundo, Univision Push Back On MRC Report