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George Takei Blames ‘Russian Bots’ for Sex Harassment Allegations

Mon, 11/13/2017 - 20:27
<p>Mr. Sulu’s brain seems to have gone warp speed -- with an emphasis on warp. After a bombshell report from Scott R. Bruton accusing Star Trek’s George Takei of groping him thirty years ago was released on November 11, Takei said these allegations were fake. He tweeted that “The events [Bruton] describes back in the 1980s simply did not occur, and I do not know why he has claimed them now.”</p>

R&B Singer Reveals Manager Told Her to ‘Have Abortion’ or Leave

Mon, 11/13/2017 - 20:19
<p>Hollywood elites haven't just pushed sex on women. At other times, they've pressured women to have abortions, according to one R&B singer. On Monday, Bravo’s <em>Watch What Happens Live </em>YouTube channel published an interview between host Andy Cohen and popular ’90s female R&B group Xscape. The group, which split in 1998, recently reunited to take on new musical endeavors.</p>

El gobernador de Puerto Rico responde con firmeza al presentador ultrapartidista de Univisión

Mon, 11/13/2017 - 20:03
<p>Como si hicieran falta más pruebas de que Jorge Ramos ha quedado periodísticamente incapacitado como resultado de su rabioso activismo contra el presidente Donald Trump, nos llega ahora un nuevo podcast (transmisión de audio por internet) por el veterano presentador de noticias de Univisión que simplemente revela lo grave que es su trastorno mental contra Trump.</p>

Double Standard: 80 Minutes for GOP Scandal, Barely 2 for Democrat’s Trial

Mon, 11/13/2017 - 19:22
<p>For the past four days, the establishment media have provided intensive coverage of the scandal involving Alabama GOP Senate candidate Roy Moore, with reporters repeating the damning accusations against the candidate and the “mounting pressure” for Moore to quit the race.</p> <p>The media’s reaction to Moore makes their double standard on scandals all the more glaring: Since early September, a sitting United States Senator has been on trial for corruption involving the abuse of his office, and the media have essentially buried the story.</p>

CBS's 'Wisdom of the Crowd:' Trump Is 'Head Cheeto,' Conservatives Are Stupid

Mon, 11/13/2017 - 18:45
<p>CBS’s <em>Wisdom of the Crowd </em>has already built up an anti-conservative reputation despite only being five episodes in, so it should come as no surprise that the sixth episode, “Trade Secrets,” that aired Sunday, November 12, took more shots at the right.</p>

CBS Surveys Millennials, Skips Their Disdain for First Amendment, Other Freedoms

Mon, 11/13/2017 - 18:31
<p>A strong aversion to free speech and capitalism? Those are two views held by a significant percentage of millennials. Yet, when <em>CBS This Morning</em>’s Bianna Golodryga on Monday got a chance to find out what the younger generation thinks on important issues, those topics never came up. Co-host Norah O’Donnell explained, “They make up the largest living generation, a bigger generation than Baby Boomers and Generation X. Their money, their attention and their votes are all in big demand.” </p>

Jim Carrey: ‘With Trump,’ Putin Will Win ‘3rd World War Without Firing A Shot’

Mon, 11/13/2017 - 18:18
<p>Hollywood is full of insane political conspiracy theories running wild. While President Trump visited Asia, Jim Carrey used the visit as a jumping point to air his ideas on Twitter. Sharing a photoshopped image of Russian president Vladimir Putin holding a miniature version of Trump, Carrey tweeted: “1968 they backed the enemy. 2016 they put their stooge in the WH. Benedict Trump and his Russian pimp in Vietnam on Veterans Day. #ohsaywhenwillyousee.”</p> <p> </p>

NBC to Biden: Do You and Obama ‘Vent’ Over How Bad Trump Is?

Mon, 11/13/2017 - 18:08
<p>In between repeated attempts to get Joe Biden to announce a 2020 presidential run, on Monday’s NBC <em>Today</em>, co-hosts Matt Lauer and Savannah Guthrie also teed up the former vice president to bash President Trump multiple times. At one point, Lauer even asked if Biden and former President Obama ever “vent” or “complain” to each other about how much they don’t like the current occupant of the White House.</p>

Showtime's 'SMILF' Mocks Lord's Prayer, Flouts Common Decency in Second Episode

Mon, 11/13/2017 - 18:07
<p><em>SMILF </em>oozed onto the scene last week in its Showtime premiere that discouraged prayer and encouraged gross immorality and, well, was just gross. In the second episode, "1,800 Filet-o-Fishes & One Small Diet Coke," on November 12, we have more of the same.</p>

NBC’s Today Kicks Off Biden 2020 Campaign With Fawning Fanfare

Mon, 11/13/2017 - 16:50
<p>Beginning a book tour for his new memoir, <em>Promise Me, Dad</em>, former Vice President Joe Biden was treated to softball questions from the hosts and a live studio audience on Monday's NBC <em>Today</em>. During the more than 20 minutes of glowing coverage, Biden was repeatedly pressed on whether he was running for president in 2020. The cast of the morning show was giddy at the prospect.</p>

GQ Names Kaepernick ‘Citizen of the Year.’ Seriously.

Mon, 11/13/2017 - 16:11
<p><em>GQ</em> is, I guess, a men’s magazine. Or, it’s a magazine for men who like $1,600 leather tote bags and $200 velvet pants. Anyway, <em>GQ</em> clearly digs jerks. Why else would it give Keith Olbermann a web show? And why else would it put Colin Kaepernick on the cover as “Citizen of the Year?”</p>

MSNBC's Reid Still Thinks 17 Intel Agencies Backed Russia Election-Meddling Report

Mon, 11/13/2017 - 15:35
<p>With Twitter doubling its character limit to 280 from 140, the establishment press can now cram twice as much fake news into a single tweet. MSNBC's Joy Reid did exactly that in a Saturday morning tweet by mischaracterizing the scope of the intelligence community's assessment of "Malicious Cyber Activity" relating to the 2016 presidential election, and by falsely claiming that President Trump said that he personally believes Russian President Vladimir Putin's contention that there was no such meddling.</p>

Fusion's 'Real America': New Ramos Vehicle Or More of the Same?

Mon, 11/13/2017 - 15:09
<p>Fusion’s tens of viewers can finally exhale now that a new show starring Jorge Ramos has been announced and will debut shortly. But perhaps a tempering of expectations as to newness of this show is warranted.</p>

Chuck Todd Gets Off Easy on Hosting Parties for Democrats

Mon, 11/13/2017 - 12:35
<p>On November 7, the NPR talk show <em>1A</em> interviewed <em>Meet the Press</em> host Chuck Todd and his executive producer, John Reiss. The most notable part of the interview came when Todd was asked about the audience getting the impression that politicians and the media get "super incestuous" in politicians and the media going to all the same parties. Host Joshua Johnson asked Todd "How do you keep yourself an honest broker?" Todd claimed "I'm interested in rebuilding the wall a little bit." That's an interesting answer from someone who hosted a dinner party at his home in 2015 for Clinton communications director Jennifer Palmieri. But the NPR host Joshua Johnson didn't bring any specific questions about Todd's interactions to the table.</p>

Fox’s ‘Family Guy’ Perfectly Mocks PC Social Justice Warriors on Twitter

Mon, 11/13/2017 - 04:50
<p>In the November 12 episode of Fox’s <em>Family Guy</em>, titled “The D in Apartment 23,” when Brian, the Griffin family dog, and Stewie visit the Quahog University Library, they see a student protest on campus so they stop by. Mocking Millennials perfectly, a student tells Brian that they have gathered to demand the university president be fired. His offense? He didn’t overreact when the word “weird” was discovered written on the transgender bathroom.</p>

‘The Simpsons’ Insults Conservatives, Emasculates Homer for Political Gain

Mon, 11/13/2017 - 02:45
<p>In the November 12 episode of Fox’s <em>The Simpsons</em> Marge Simpson decides to run for Mayor of Springfield after being the victim of Mayor Quimby’s misogynist attitude. In order to boost her polling numbers, no shot is left untaken by her campaign.</p>

CNN Media Panel: ‘Negative Partisan’ Media a Problem from the Right

Sun, 11/12/2017 - 23:44
<p>During Brian Stelter’s Sunday morning media sermon on CNN’s <em>Reliable Sources</em>, he and his panel of media critics decried what they called ‘negative partisan’ media and blamed it for dividing the country. Sounds pretty accurate, right? But according to them most of the blame for a divided country rested on the shoulders of conservative and right-leaning media outlets.</p>

Raddatz Promises to Discuss Menendez Trial, Only Gives it 16 Seconds

Sun, 11/12/2017 - 19:10
<p>ABC’s Martha Raddatz was on a mission against Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore on Sunday. After decrying skeptical Alabama voters for just not getting the message, she grilled White House Adviser Kellyanne Conway during <em>This Week</em> on if Moore should step aside. But no matter how many times Conway explained that she felt he should if the allegations were true, Raddatz insisted Conway was defending him. Conway called Raddatz out and pointed to the media’s double standard on ethics and failing to adequately report the corruption trial of Democratic New Jersey Senator Bob Menendez. Raddatz promised a full discussion later in the show, but it never came.</p>

Not News: Reductions in U.S. CO2 Emissions Dwarf the Rest of the World

Sun, 11/12/2017 - 18:32
<p>The establishment press is making a big deal out of the fact that President Trump has not been and will not be personally invited to a climate summit in Paris in December. Both the media and the folks running the summit, where the utterly unoriginal theme is "Make Our Planet Great Again," should be thanking the U.S. for its outsized contribution — but to be clear, unnecessary, given that the link between "global warming" and CO2 increases has not been definitively established — to carbon dioxide reduction.</p>

NY Times Won’t Stop Bashing Brexit for Encouraging Hate Crimes, Islamophobia, Etc...

Sun, 11/12/2017 - 17:51
<p>The <em>New York Times</em> is still finding ways to stay on the snobbish losing side against the popular movement for national sovereignty known as Brexit, by relating any violent crime against an immigrant or Muslim to the U.K’s June 2016 vote to withdraw from the European Union. Reporter David Kirkpatrick made Saturday’s front page by tying Brexit to “Islamophobia” in a sympathetic profile of a mosque in the London suburb of Barking under an overheated headline: “They’re Loathed as Outcasts, but This Is Home.” The subhead is “Losing London – A Backlash Against  Muslims.” Two other recent articles played the Brexit card, blaming the vote for hate crimes and causing political controversy in general.</p>

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