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Now Hillary Clinton Questions Legitimacy of 2016 Election

Tue, 19 Sep 2017 11:01:43 +0000

After saying she wouldn’t question the legitimacy of the 2016 presidential election, when she lost to underdog Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton said she’s leaving the door open to speculate about the legitimacy of the 2016 elections. Here’s an excerpt from the interview with NPR’s Terry Gross: (Gross) I want to get back to the question, […](image)



Irony? Pelosi Event Disrupted by Pro-Illegal Immigration Protesters

Tue, 19 Sep 2017 11:00:44 +0000

Pro-illegal immigration protesters disrupted an event in San Francisco, where House Minority Leader and Democrat, Nancy Pelosi, was speaking. The protesters shouted down Pelosi, who is a political ally, and ignored her pleas to stop the protests during her event: The demonstrators took issue with Pelosi’s recent discussions with President Donald Trump and ultimately forced […](image)



Katy Tur Portrays Herself as a Persecuted Woman in New Book

Mon, 18 Sep 2017 20:00:10 +0000

President Trump has had dust-ups with various members of the media since he became a public figure in the 1970s. Recently, he has clashed with John Harwood, Jorge Ramos and Christopher Cuomo over everything from polling to immigration to national security. His set-tos with Jim ‘Fake News’ Acosta and Joe Scarborough are the stuff of […](image)



NYT’s Amy Chozick: Clinton Has ‘Given Up on the Mainstream Media’

Mon, 18 Sep 2017 14:50:39 +0000

New York Times lead reporter Amy Chozick, who covered the Hillary Clinton campaign for the Times in 2016 and is currently writing a book on her experience, told CNN host Brian Stelter Sunday that Clinton’s recent calls for a liberal media network to compete with Fox News and other outlets shows that  it’s “almost as if […](image)



Fake News? Media Reported Trump Administration Would Pull Out of Paris Accords, But Didn’t

Mon, 18 Sep 2017 11:01:21 +0000

Is this another example of fake news? The Wall Street Journal reported that the Trump White House would remain in the Paris climate change accords that predecessor Barack Obama had signed but did not send to Congress, leaving the decision up to the next president. Who was their source? International climate officials, who back climate […](image)



All of a Sudden, Mainstream Media Wants Trump White House Visitor Logs

Mon, 18 Sep 2017 11:00:47 +0000

The Trump administration released 22 names to advocacy groups, which had sued the Trump administration in court over Freedom of Information Act on knowing who visited the Trump organization-owned Mar-a-Lago resort in Florida. The names were people who were a part of Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe’s visiting delegation during his visit with Trump. Mainstream […](image)



Outlets Push ‘Quick Take’ Emails to Skew Stories

Fri, 15 Sep 2017 20:50:19 +0000

Remember Anna Palmer, the “fall-down drunk” reporter for Politico who put her liberal bias on display in June when she went on a tirade against Trump supporters at a downtown D.C. restaurant? She has since become a star of what is becoming an insidious and increasingly influential form of liberal bias – the e-newsletter. Media […](image)



National Association of Black Journalists Backs ESPN Host over Calling Trump ‘White Supremacist’

Fri, 15 Sep 2017 17:35:37 +0000

The National Association of Black Journalists issued a statement on Wednesday supporting ESPN’s Jemele Hill after she issued a series of tweets attacking President Trump, calling him a “white Supremacist” and “unqualified and unfit to be president,” citing her First Amendment rights to do so. Jemele Hill is an award-winning, veteran journalist who has distinguished […](image)



Law School Prof Wants to Remove Trump for Incompetence

Fri, 15 Sep 2017 17:35:22 +0000

Just when we thought things could not get any more ridiculous, along comes Eric Posner. In a piece that ran in the Washington Post and Chicago Tribune, Eric Posner, who teaches at the University of Chicago Law School and wrote the book “The Twilight of International Human Rights Law,” argues that President Trump’s eight months […](image)



Rachel Maddow Interrupts Hillary Clinton Interview to Show Sneezing Panda Video

Fri, 15 Sep 2017 17:25:05 +0000

MSNBC’s Rachel Maddow interrupted her interview with Hillary Clinton on Thursday by showing a viral video of a baby panda sneezing. “Welcome back,” Maddow said after returning from a commercial break. “My interview with Secretary Hillary Clinton is subject to a brief interruption because of this important video of a sneezing panda.” Maddow then proceeded to […](image)