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Schlapp: Trump Voters Were ‘Spoiling for a Fight’ with Media 'After Eight Years of Obama'

Thu, 08/24/2017 - 20:05
<p>This week journalists and networks have been in a tizzy after Trump railed against them during rallies in Arizona this week. From openly wondering if he’s a sociopath to worrying his supporters would endanger their lives, journalists have been more concerned with expressing their own paranoia then reporting on the news. But conservative Matt Schlapp tried to break through all the hoopla during Wednesday’s <em>PBS Newshour</em>, explaining to host Judy Woodruff that fighting back at the media is exactly what his voters wanted.</p>

USA Today Promotes the Crazy Trump Meme: Talk of ‘Mental Health Spreads’

Thu, 08/24/2017 - 19:56
<p><em>USA Today</em> on Thursday offered a front page story promoting the Donald-Trump-is-Crazy talking point. The paper devoted almost 1900 words to the topic with this headline for the print edition: “Talk of Trump’s Mental Health Spreads.” The online version insisted that the “debate over Trump’s mental health takes off.” </p>

Energy Company Sues Eco-Groups for Dakota Pipeline Crimes, Defamation

Thu, 08/24/2017 - 18:16
<p>The name Greenpeace is a misnomer, if allegations in a new racketeering lawsuit prove true.</p> <p>Energy Transfer Partners, the company which owned and built the Dakota Access Oil Pipeline, announced Aug. 22, it is suing Greenpeace International, Greenpeace Inc., and Greenpeace Fund, BankTrack, Earth First! and other groups and individuals for interfering with construction of the pipeline and spreading lies about the project, the property and the company.</p>

Trump Attacks on Media Reliably Drive NYT Into Hysterics: 'Ugly Edge' 'Will Get People Hurt'

Thu, 08/24/2017 - 17:56
<p><em>New York Times</em> media reporter Jim Rutenberg dominated the front page of Business Day Thursday, showing his paranoia toward Trump and his media-loathing fans in “Target Practice – Trump’s latest attack on journalism has a particularly ugly edge.” His colleague, columnist Nicholas Kristof, warned that "Trump will get people hurt" with his rhetorical attacks on his enemies in the press.</p>

NBC Anchor Lester Holt: ‘I Hope My Faith Permeates What I Do’

Thu, 08/24/2017 - 17:10
<p>While many media figures blame Christians for today’s problems, one NBC anchor is testifying to the impact God made on his career as a journalist.</p>

Boo Hoo? NBA Star Kevin Durant Fights With Ex-ESPN Reporter Over Trump

Thu, 08/24/2017 - 16:57
<p>Former ESPN D.C. sports reporter Britt McHenry has said she’s having “an awakening” as a vocal conservative, and if her latest tweets and Instagram message are any indication, it’s safe to say she’s “woke,” as the hipsters say these days. Last Friday afternoon, McHenry tweeted:</p> <p>“If issue (fairly) is divisiveness in the USA, then use celebrity & platform to come together,” McHenry tweeted. “Great leaders meet, not shun invitations to WH.”</p>

Donny Deutsch Takes to MSNBC to Diagnose Trump as a ‘Sociopath’

Thu, 08/24/2017 - 16:49
<p>Appearing on MSNBC’s <em>Deadline: White House</em> on Wednesday afternoon, liberal pundit and advertising executive Donny Deutsch decided to play amateur psychiatrist for a day as he attempted to diagnose President Trump as a “sociopath” by reading the psychological definition of the term.<br />  </p>

CBS Hypes Comparison of Colin Kaepernick to Rosa Parks, Muhammad Ali

Thu, 08/24/2017 - 16:27
<p>While ABC and NBC only produced a news brief about a protest in favor of Colin Kaepernick, <em>CBS This Morning</em> on Thursday devoted an entire segment to “taking a stand” for the football player, even hyping comparisons of him to Rosa Parks and Muhammad Ali. Reporter Dana Jacobson spun the rally in New York, cheering, “Social justice advocates rallied to show their support for Colin Kaepernick.” </p>

SNL’s Alec Baldwin ‘Certainly Has Considered’ Public Office

Thu, 08/24/2017 - 16:26
<p>It must be really hard for some people when they don’t like their job. Take Alec Baldwin. He’s “mortified” that he has to impersonate Donald Trump. (After all, he absolutely has to!) On August 23, the actor who impersonates Donald Trump on <em>Saturday Night Live</em> sat down in an interview with radical-left Pacifica Radio host Amy Goodman of <em>Democracy Now</em>! They discussed the rumor that Rosie O’Donnell was going to play former White House Chief Strategist Steve Bannon on the show, they discussed environmental issues, and Baldwin mentioned that he “certainly has considered” running for public office.</p>

Univision Takes Corporate Stance Against Texas Anti-Sanctuary Law

Thu, 08/24/2017 - 15:34
<p>Univision continues to act more like a liberal special-interest lobby than a bona fide news network. In its latest lobbying display, the nation's leading Hispanic television network has taken an official stand for lawlessness, and against Texas’ new anti-sanctuary city legislation.</p>

Alt-Left Insanity: Can U.S. Survive If Liberals Have 'Erased' History?

Thu, 08/24/2017 - 13:42
<p>“Communism is a hammer which we use to crush the enemy.” -- Chairman Mao. It’s only a couple weeks after Charlottesville and the left is hammering away at American history. Alt-left idiots are ordering the removal of Civil War monuments from Baltimore, Maryland, to Austin, Texas, and trying to change place names, as well. But this fight has little to do with those monuments. As a result, the alt-left has targeted Washington, Jefferson, Teddy Roosevelt, Abraham Lincoln and even Joan of Arc. This isn’t a movement. Or even a purge. It’s a cultural revolution.</p>

Is Oprah’s ‘Greenleaf’ Racist Towards White Women and Promoting Gay Agenda?

Thu, 08/24/2017 - 07:48
<p style="margin-left:0px; margin-right:0px">In the current troubled climate of race relations in our country, you would think that Hollywood would be careful to avoid anything that would be construed as racist, but instead, they often seem to join the mainstream media in stirring up racial divisions. Oprah’s show <em>Greenleaf </em>demonstrated just that on its Wednesday, August 23, episode, “Changing Season.”</p>

Anti-Trump Keith Olbermann Ridiculed on Hulu's 'Difficult People'

Thu, 08/24/2017 - 05:01
<p>In contrast to last episode’s expletive-ridden rant against President Trump’s supporters, Tuesday’s episode of Hulu’s <em>Difficult People</em>, “Cindarestylox,” took multiple swipes at avid Trump hater, Keith Olbermann. Olbermann, host of GQ’s liberal web series,<em> The Resistance</em>, has focused on several laughable anti-Trump topics, showcased in episodes such as “Let’s Take a Look at Trump’s Cabinet of Villains” and “Trump is Steering Us Toward International Disaster.” Yet <em>Difficult People</em>, which makes no effort to hide its contempt for the President, repeatedly scorns Olbermann for his unpopularity</p>

NBC Ignores Disturbing New Details of ‘Sonic Attack’ on U.S. Diplomats in Cuba

Thu, 08/24/2017 - 04:14
<p>There was new-word out of the State Department on Wednesday involving developments in the bizarre case where U.S. and Canadian diplomats to the communist country of Cuba, came down with mysterious ailments. With questions swirling of possible permanent brain damage with “some” of those affected, NBC chose to skip over the disturbing story in favor for a story about charities canceling events at Trump’s Mar-a-Lago resort.</p>

Lemon Whines After Being Exposed for Questioning Trump’s Mental Health, Smears Critics as Partisan

Thu, 08/24/2017 - 04:11
<p>Wednesday’s<em> CNN Tonight </em>had no chance of surpassing the hall of shame lunacy showcased the day before after the Trump rally calling out the President’s mental health. However, host Don Lemon briefly lashed out at people who called him out, spreading lies that critics should “know better” and not make “a political point” by saying Trump’s sanity is being questioned.</p>

Unhappy Wall Street Journal Staffers Leak Editor's 'Stick to Reporting' E-mails

Thu, 08/24/2017 - 03:17
<p>Someone unsatisfied with the lack of "verve" of Trump coverage inside <em>The Wall Street Journal</em> has leaked emails to <em>The New York Times </em>to complain about the boss. Times media reporter Michael Grynbaum reported: "Gerard Baker, the editor in chief of <em>The Wall Street Journal, </em>has faced unease and frustration in his newsroom over his stewardship of the newspaper’s coverage of President Trump, which some journalists there say has lacked toughness and verve." That's code for "Not as much bias and hostility as <em>The New York Times</em>."</p>

Nets Glorify New Hillary Clinton Book Knocking ‘Creep’ Trump

Thu, 08/24/2017 - 01:41
<p>The Big Three Networks (ABC, CBS, and NBC) were in their prime Wednesday night, as they once again got the opportunity to hammer President Trump while raising up their former presidential candidate. Two-time failed presidential nominee Hillary Clinton was publishing a new memoir about her experience during the 2016 election and released audio of herself reading from the section retelling the horrific tale of the second presidential debate. And the Big Three Networks ate it all up.</p>

Keith Olbermann Engages in More Trump-Russia Collusion Resignation Porn

Thu, 08/24/2017 - 00:34
<p>First, it was almost seven solid months of 24/7 Russia Russia Russia blasting from the mainstream media. Recently that vanished to be replaced by a new MSM theme, Racist Racist Racist. And after President Donald Trump's rally on Tuesday in Phoenix, it has morphed into Crazy Crazy Crazy.  Only the most fringe elements out there are continuing to place their faith in Trump leaving office because of supposed collusion with the Russians. That is so first half of 2017.</p>

NYT Times Critic Sees 'White Hot Supremacist Summer’ in TV, Movies, Boxing Ring

Thu, 08/24/2017 - 00:30
<p>Wesley Morris, the <em>New York Times</em> critic at large with a focus (or obsession) with race in entertainment, declared a “white supremacy summer” on television and in the movies in a long essay posted Wednesday, “In Movies and on TV, Racism Made Plain.” Earlier headlines were even more provocative: “In Virginia and on TV, A Supremacist Summer,” and the URL suggests that the phrase “white hot supremacist summer” made a headline appearance as well.</p>

Shock: NPR Touts Civil Rights Activist Who Opposes Destroying Confederate Memorials

Thu, 08/24/2017 - 00:30
<p>On Wednesday, NPR's <em>Morning Edition</em> surprisingly featured former U.N. Ambassador Andrew Young, who opposes the dismantling of Confederate memorials across the United States. Young, a close associate of Martin Luther King, contended that the controversy was "a total distraction that is undercutting most of the progress we made." Journalist Ailsa Chang zeroed in on the Confederate sculpture on Stone Mountain in Georgia and pointed out that "a lot of Black Lives Matter activists would probably disagree with you."</p>


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