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Has everyone lost their minds?

Wed, 10 Jan 2018 00:42:32 +0000

If the last year or so since Donald Trump won the presidency is any indication, then the answer is: “Yes, everyone has lost their minds.” Trump is unsuited for high office, let alone the presidency. But what’s really become apparent over the past few months is how woefully inept and irresponsible the mainstream media has [...]

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Donald Trump’s Media Awards

Wed, 03 Jan 2018 21:02:45 +0000

President Trump has announced that he will be awarding “THE MOST DISHONEST & CORRUPT MEDIA AWARDS OF THE YEAR” [capitalization in the original] this Monday at 5 p.m. *Yawn* A few obvious points: Substantive media criticism is not Trump’s forté. Trump would like to these awards to shame the members of the media who receive them; [...]

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Antifa’s assault on freedom

Tue, 29 Aug 2017 03:53:35 +0000

In Berkeley, Calif., this past weekend, the masked, jack-booted thugs of Antifa again demonstrated their more fascist tendencies when they attacked Trump-supporters, beating at least five of them. I will be appearing on local talk radio host Dave Congalton’s show for an hour Tuesday to talk about Antifa and the violence that is the norm [...]

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Pleading incompetence to avoid libel damages

Thu, 24 Aug 2017 23:19:47 +0000

Former Alaska Gov. and Republican vice-presidential nominee Sarah Palin is suing the New York Times for libel after it accused her in an editorial earlier this year of inspiring madman Jared Loughner to attack Arizona Democratic Rep. Gabrielle Giffords. I’m no fan of Sarah Palin, especially after she used what little Tea Party-related credibility she had when she [...]

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