Inquisitr Bias and Reliability Overview

Inquisitr is a website focused on publishing “quality news and entertainment stories relevant to readers worldwide.” Launched in 2008 by TechCrunch writer Duncan Riley, it was purchased in 2011 by Israeli businessman Daniel Treisman and does business as Inquisitr Ltd. The website records approximately 8.8 million visits per month. Ad Fontes Media rates Inquisitr in the skews left category of bias and as mixed reliability in terms of reliability.

Overall Score

A team of analysts at Ad Fontes Media regularly reviews articles and news programs to rate them in terms of bias and reliability. A weighted average of these ratings results in the overall score for the media source.

The bias rating, demonstrated on the Media Bias Chart®️ on the horizontal axis, ranges from most extreme left to neutral to most extreme right. The reliability rating, demonstrated on the chart’s vertical axis, rates sources on a scale from original fact reporting to analysis, opinion, propaganda and inaccurate/fabricated information.

The following are Inquisitr’s overall bias and reliability scores according to our Ad Fontes Media ratings methodology.

Reliability: 32.42

Bias: -6.95

Reliability scores for articles and shows are on a scale of 0-64. Scores above 24 are generally acceptable; scores above 32 are generally good.

Bias scores for articles and shows are on a scale of -42 to + 42, with higher negative scores being more left, higher positive scores being more right, and scores closer to zero being the most neutral and/or balanced.

Individual Article Scores

The following articles were reviewed by Ad Fontes Media analysts on the basis of reliability and bias. Each article was reviewed by at least three analysts: one conservative, one liberal and one moderate.

The team considers a variety of factors when rating a news article. To determine its reliability score, we consider the article’s veracity, expression, and its headline and graphics. We add each of these scores to the chart on a sliding scale, with the average of those creating the article’s overall reliability score.

To determine an article’s bias score, we consider its language, its political position and how it compares to other stories from other sources on the same topic. We add each of these scores to the chart on a sliding scale, with the average of those creating the article’s overall bias score.

Article URLBiasReliability
Donald Trump Is 'Terrified' Of Possible Charges, Columnist Says-12.8327.83
‘Dancing With The Stars’ Will Reportedly Feature A Double Elimination On Election Eve037.67
Republican Senators Are Plotting Against Donald Trump In Case He Refuses To Leave Office, Journalist Says-1429.67
Donald Trump Has A ‘Post-Election Execution List,’ Report Says-834
50 Cent Appears To Retract Endorsement Of Donald Trump After Criticism From Chelsea Handler-4.3331
Carrie Ann Inaba Tells ‘DWTS’ Fans To Turn Their Clocks Back One Week Before Daylight Saving Time Ends027.67
Joe Biden Says Mark Meadows’ Remarks Show Donald Trump Has Decided To ‘Wave The White Flag’ On Coronavirus-5.6746
Nancy Pelosi Claims She Was ‘Set Up’ By San Francisco’s eSalon3.1733.67
Joe Biden Will Visit Kenosha, Wisconsin, On Thursday-2.3340.67
Hillary Clinton Says She Would Help A Joe Biden Administration ‘In Any Way I Can’9.6720.67
Donald Trump Pushes Birther Conspiracy Theory About Kamala Harris-15.6732.33
A Majority Of Americans Don’t Think Joe Biden Can Last 4 Years In The White House0.6740.33
Multiple Radio Stations To Halt Programming In Honor Of Breonna Taylor, Five Months After Her Death-12.3338
Susan Rice Says Kamala Harris Is ‘Going To Make A Tremendous Running Mate For Joe Biden’-1035.33
Officials Warn Americans Not To Open Strange Packages From China Or Plant The Seeds Inside-0.1748.5
Attorney General William Barr Won’t Say Whether Donald Trump Can Postpone November Election-8.6729.67
Regis Philbin Allegedly ‘Tried Contacting’ Kelly Ripa Before His Death ‘But She Never Replied’0.6729
Joe Biden Says Announcement On Vice Presidential Pick Coming During First Week Of August-3.3339.33
Leah Remini Speaks Out Against Tom Cruise, Claims Actor Has ‘Manipulated His Image’ Through Scientology-0.3330