The rancorous, full contact , and often brazenly partisan haranguing displayed on cable news networks (i.e. CNN, MSNBC, FOX NEWS). The phrase was popularized by President Obama during an NBC interview.
Olbermann: Lets cut the Cable Chatter and get serious. America needs real solutions.
Hannity: cut taxes...cut taxes....
Olbermann: But America needs to fund road repairs and medicaid.
Hannity: Cut Taxes... Ronald Reagan...Cut taxes...
Olbermann: But public schools and Veteran Hospitals?
Hannity: CUT TAXES!!! Democrats are SOCIALISTS!!!! Reaaaaagaaaaaan!!!!