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Matt Winkelmeyer/Getty Images by Jerome Hudson4 May 20180 4 May, 20184 May, 2018 Hollywood director-producer Judd Apatow posted a series of searing tweets roasting the New York Times for failing to call President Donald Trump a “liar” in its reporting. “HE LIED!!! Why won’t you say it!! What is this “reversed his position” nonsense?” Apatow wrote in
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President Donald Trump reacted to a major correction to an NBC News story, accusing the network of citing fictional sources. “NBC NEWS is wrong again!” he wrote on Twitter on Tuesday. “They cite ‘sources’ which are constantly wrong. Problem is, like so many others, the sources probably don’t exist, they are fabricated, fiction!” NBC News
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In his recently released memoir, former FBI Director James Comey was highly critical of Rudy Giuliani, describing the former United States Attorney and NYC mayor as publicity hungry and lacking humility, while accusing Giuliani of using criminal cases as a public attorney to further his own political ambitions. In his book, Comey likened Giuliani, now
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Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images by Lucas Nolan2 May 20180 2 May, 20182 May, 2018 Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg stated recently that the company plans to “dial up the intensity” of news suppression leading towards the U.S. midterm elections. Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg stated this week that the social media firm has plans to further crack down
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James Finkelstein, chairman of the news outlet the Hill, announced in a letter to Steven Thomma, executive director of the White House Correspondents’ Association, that the Hill will no longer participate in the annual White House Correspondents’ Association (WHCA) dinner. “The Hill, which has participated in the White House Correspondents’ Association (WHCA) dinner for many
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Actress Roseanne Bar smacked down comedienne Michelle Wolf, teaching her the three rules of comedy after Wolf’s disastrous display of vile jokes at the White House Correspondent’s Dinner. Wolf’s traditional comedic “roast” attracted criticism from all sides of the political spectrum after she made several crude jokes ridiculing women working in President Donald Trump’s White House, including
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Debate continues to rage over Michelle Wolf’s “comedy” act delivered at Saturday’s White House Correspondents’ Association’s annual dinner with many in the media embarrassed over the profane address even as many celebrities rejoiced at the speech. On Sunday morning, White House Correspondents Association president Margaret Talev was somewhat apologetic over the comedienne’s outrageous April 28
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Sunday on CNN’s “Reliable Sources,” former White House communications director Anthony Scaramucci called the White House Correspondents’ Dinner “an atrocity.” Pointing to comedian Michelle Wolf‘s routine, Scaramucci said, “What happened last night was an atrocity, and it was like literally watching Michael Wolff with a wig on. I thought Michelle Wolf was Michael Wolff, actually.”
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NICHOLAS KAMM/AFP/Getty Images by Charlie Spiering28 Apr 20180 28 Apr, 201828 Apr, 2018 President Donald Trump ridiculed the White House Correspondents’ Dinner, which he skipped to rally with supporters in Michigan on Saturday. “By the way, is this better than that phony Washington phony White House Correspondents dinner?” Trump asked the audience, who roared with
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Conservative Review’s Michelle Malkin described “Never Trumpers on the right” as “deranged” during a Friday interview with SiriusXM host Rebecca Mansour and Breitbart News Tonight special guest host Sam Sorbo. Malkin also equated the Weekly Standard’s Bill Kristol with ESPN’s Keith Olbermann. Malkin highlighted Kristol as illustrative of political pretentiousness among ostensibly conservative Never Trump
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Sinclair Broadcast Group-owned television stations have snapped up an impressive haul of awards from national journalism organizations this week. On Monday, Sinclair touted their FOX45 Baltimore affiliate winning the the Society of Professional Journalists’ Investigative Reporting Award and a National Headliner Award. ABC7 in Washington, DC also won a National Headliner Award and the American
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YouTube by Charlie Spiering26 Apr 20180 26 Apr, 201826 Apr, 2018 President Donald Trump praised YouTube celebrity supporters Diamond and Silk, for continuing to fight for him and his agenda. “Diamond and Silk are warriors by the way,” Trump said in an interview on Fox and Friends on Thursday morning. “We have great people in
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Global warming is fueling the growth of plants, which means that allergy sufferers can expect more pollen, and in turn more sneezing and red, itchy eyes, according to a new report by CBS News. Warming global temperatures mean “another tough season for allergy sufferers,” CBS warns, as “warm weather is arriving up to 20 days
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Brendan Smialowski/AFP/Getty Images by John Binder21 Apr 2018Washington, D.C.0 21 Apr, 201821 Apr, 2018 After United Nations (UN) Ambassador Nikki Haley got into a spat with chief economic adviser Larry Kudlow, the political and media establishment is now rallying around the former South Carolina governor to attack President Trump. This week, Haley falsely claimed on a Sunday
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A campaign led by anti-gun activist David Hogg aimed at the advertisers of Laura Ingraham’s Fox News show The Ingraham Angle appears to have backfired, as her ratings have reportedly risen by over 20 percent. “Since Ingraham returned from vacation on April 9, total viewership of her program has averaged about 2.7 million (Monday through Thursday; Friday’s numbers
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