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Saturday Night Live had its first show to open the 45th season on Saturday with more ridiculing of President Donald Trump, but the ratings were horrible. Critics of the president enjoyed the cold open segment which mocked Trump’s travails with the Ukrainian scandal, with Alec Baldwin delivering his impression of the president. And yet, ratings
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Whether it’s Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam (D), Virginia Attorney General Mark Herring (D), or Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau, a remarkable number of otherwise very progressive politicians seem to have had photos surface. But several major media outlets seem intent on downplaying these scandals by reporting that these politicians simply wore “dark makeup.” What are
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House Speaker Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) angrily shut down a media briefing over questions from reporters about what exactly the Democrats were doing about the impeachment process. The agitated Democratic leader was frustrated that reporters were requesting clarity about the conflicting statements Democrats had made. “Do you concede now that the impeachment inquiry for Mr. Trump
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More than three years after the nationwide referendum for civic autonomy known as Brexit, our English cousins are no closer to actually achieving the freedom that is their birthright. Yes, this absolutely is a miscarriage of justice. But it’s also what I predicted would happen on the very night of the actual vote. Because these
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Brad Parscale, the manager for the Trump 2020 re-election campaign, lashed out against the media over reports about his wife’s dealings with a pro-Trump super political action committee. “[CNN] are liars trying to write a dirty story about my wife. I own all my companies,” Parscale tweeted Friday. “My wife is member on some of
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In a stupendous and possibly unprecedented display of absolute clueless lack of self-awareness, a print journalist appearing as a guest on CNN Sunday argued that journalists are afraid to “forcefully” convince people to vote against Trump because then people might mistakenly think of them as biased. What, guy?? Before we go too far down the
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Sen. Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) resisted calls to delete a tweet with an edited video of controversial comments from Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-Minn.) about violence from white men. “These questions prove my point,” said Rubio in a statement released Thursday. “If a Republican grouped all men of any background or ethnicity together, in any negative context
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Vice President Mike Pence visited a border detention facility this week, along with members of the press, and he spoke with CNN about it at length in an interview afterward. But CNN didn’t air everything, Pence suggests, and instead manipulated what they showed in order to skew the report against the Trump administration and border
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Incoming White House press secretary Stephanie Grisham was roughed up by North Korean security guards on Sunday during a scuffle between Kim Jong Un’s security and members of the American press. When American media attempted to follow President Donald Trump and Kim into “Freedom House” at the Demilitarized Zone, North Korean security guards physically blocked
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House Oversight and Reform Committee Chairman Elijah Cummings (D-Md.) is investigating Fox News after a disputed report accused the outlet of refusing to publish so-called “proof” of Stormy Daniels’ alleged affair with then-candidate Donald Trump prior to the 2016 presidential election. While Cummings maintains he is pursuing a “potential campaign violation,” the congressman is being
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Very white Democrat Beto O’Rourke had a rally in El Paso this weekend, spawning another round of the media’s latest favorite hobby: fawning over Beto O’Rourke. In the case of the Associated Press, it seems the exuberance overwhelmed reality, and ‘Beto’ was identified as a “native” Spanish-speaker in an article that was of course syndicated
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An electromagnetic pulse attack would, in theory, be intended to knock out power, electronics, computers, cell phones, and essentially the infrastructure of modern daily life. An EMP can be produced with nuclear weapons, and currently we aren’t very shielded against them. This week, President Trump issued an executive order directing the Federal government to actions
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A so-called “bipartisan” letter from 58 national security officials condemning the president’s use of an emergency declaration for border security has almost nothing “bipartisan” about it. In fact, it’s a document signed by a who’s who of top Obama administration officials and fiercely anti-Trump figures. But that didn’t stop the media from reporting the story
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