Fox host to Trump: ‘Fake news media’ isn’t the issue, it’s you. Hundreds Of Miniature Sean Hannitys Burst From Roger Ailes’ Corpse. Greta Van Susteren Rains All Over House GOP Garden Party. While she is not our favorite, Greta earned a couple of points for taking down Ryan and Co. and their stupid Frat boy like Rose Garden beer party this afternoon...
“Maybe I'm delusional, but I don't get this one at all,” Van Susteren told her new colleague Chris Matthews. “What is the celebration? It can’t pass in the Senate. It hasn't even gone to the Senate.” The idea that Republicans are “taking selfies of each other and high-fiving” did not make sense to her at all. Good work, Greta, if you keep this up I might take a peek now and again... Kansas Student Newspaper's Fact Check Results In New Principal's Resignation. Students Gina Mathew (from left), Kali Poenitske, Maddie Baden, Trina Paul, Connor Balthazor and Patrick Sullivan at Pittsburg High School in Pittsburg, Kan.
When reporters for the student newspaper there dug into the credentials offered by their new principal, they found issues that led to her resignation. Courtesy of Emily Smith/Pittsburg High School hide caption toggle caption Courtesy of Emily Smith/Pittsburg High School Students Gina Mathew (from left), Kali Poenitske, Maddie Baden, Trina Paul, Connor Balthazor and Patrick Sullivan at Pittsburg High School in Pittsburg, Kan. Chris Wallace systematically destroys EPA head Scott Pruitt: Climate change is not ‘all a coincidence’ EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt faced a grilling from Fox News host Chris Wallace on Sunday over his climate change denials and plans to do away with scores of environmental regulations.
“You think that rewriting and, in fact, doing away with the clean power plan is going to improve air quality, which you say is a major goal?” Wallace asked Pruitt on Fox News Sunday. According to the EPA head, President Barack Obama had put clean power regulations in place “through executive fiat” and President Donald Trump has vowed to return to the “rule of law.” Wallace pointed out that the Trump administration’s deregulation of the environment meant that China was now pushing the U.S. to decrease greenhouse gas emissions instead of the other way around. “We have nothing to be apologetic about with respect to the leadership we’ve show as a country,” Pruitt insisted. The Fox News host also noted that Pruitt was in the minority when it came to acknowledging that humans play a role in climate change. CNN's Fareed Zakaria Doesn't Mince Words, Tags Trump As A Life-Long Bullsh*tter.
The record of Donald Trump's pathological aversion to the truth is well documented (see the Trump Bullshitopedia).
With every day that goes by he introduces a new, self-serving lie. His purpose is generally to vindicate himself from some embarrassing display of ignorance or policy stumble. Either that or to distract from more serious misconduct such as his unsavory connections to Russia, or financial conflicts. When Chris Matthews hits it out of the park.....Wow. MSNBC reporter torches Sean Spicer: Why did Trump ask Congress to uncover wiretap info he already has? “You consider yourself a journalist, right?” Susan Sarandon, Chris Hayes have tense exchange over Hillary Clinton, Donald Trump. Susan Sarandon has no regrets for her refusal to vote for Hillary Clinton, and the actress-activist in no way feels responsible for Donald Trump’s shocking electoral win.
In fact, she blames journalists like Chris Hayes for failing to cover the issues. Abbreviated Pundit Round-up: The Chaos in the White House over Flynn firing and Russia connection. NY Times: Phone records and intercepted calls show that members of Donald J.
Trump’s 2016 presidential campaign and other Trump associates had repeated contacts with senior Russian intelligence officials in the year before the election, according to four current and former American officials. American law enforcement and intelligence agencies intercepted the communications around the same time that they were discovering evidence that Russia was trying to disrupt the presidential election by hacking into the Democratic National Committee, three of the officials said. The intelligence agencies then sought to learn whether the Trump campaign was colluding with the Russians on the hacking or other efforts to influence the election.
The officials interviewed in recent weeks said that, so far, they had seen no evidence of such cooperation. This is a big story. CNN Commits Journalism - Trump Shill Gets Trolled On Twitter For Whining About It. CNN's Kate Bolduan did a segment Monday about Donald Trump's unsupported claim (aka: lie) that thousands of voters were bused from Massachusetts to New Hampshire to vote illegally.
She noted that there was no evidence of that other than baseless assertions by administration shills like Stephen Miller. Then she played a video of Miller on ABC directing the media to where they could find the elusive evidence. Miller told George Stephanopoulos that: "Many, many highly qualified people, like Kris Kobach, the Kansas Secretary of State, have looked deeply into this issue and confirmed it to be true and have put together evidence. And I suggest you invite Kris Kobach onto your show and he can walk you through some of the evidence of voter fraud. " ‘He’ll never be back’: CNN’s Alisyn Camerota mocks GOP lawmaker after disastrous appearance. Report: CNN Turns down White House Offer of Kellyanne Conway to Appear on Sunday Shows. Photo Credit: Screenshot / YouTube Pushing back at President Donald Trump’s attacks on the network, CNN has said “no thanks” to a White House offer of Kellyanne Conway to speak for the president on this week’s State of the Union show on Sunday.
According to the Huffington Post, Vice President Mike Pence will appear on NBC’s Meet the Press, ABC’s This Week, CBS’s Face the Nation, and Fox News Sunday, but no White House official will be on CNN’s State of the Union with host Jake Tapper. The Huffington Post reports that a White House spokesperson said they “offered multiple guests for State of the Union and they declined.” According to the report Pence was not offered as an option to CNN — which has been the subject of intense criticism from the president and his defenders — but senior adviser Conway was suggested only to have the network decline the offer. TRNN Replay: Helen Thomas on her one question for Obama. Biography Helen Thomas (August 4, 1920 – July 20, 2013) was an American news reporter, member of the White House Press Corps and author.
She was the first female officer of the National Press Club and the first female member and president of the White House Correspondents Association. Her most recent book, co-authored with Craig Crawford is Listen Up, Mr President: Everything you Always Wanted Your President To Know and Do. precis In part one of his interview with Helen Thomas, longest-serving member of the White House Press Corps, Paul Jay asks her about her first question for President Obama. Transcript PAUL JAY, SENIOR EDITOR, TRNN: Welcome back The Real News Network. Ventura Talks 9/11, Makes Fox News Anchor Leave Stage. Glenn Greenwald and Tucker Carlson crush "Russian hack" lie. CIA "programmed to disseminate disinformation"
Tucker Carlson interviews Glenn Greenwald on the CIA anonymous reports asserting that Russia hacked the US elections to help Trump win.
Carlson asks Greenwald, “Should we believe the CIA assessment.” Greenwald’s response nails the CIA’s Russian hacker “fake news” story…that is not only irresponsible but also dangerous… “We should be extremely skeptical of it, for multiple reasons.” “To begin with…this is a second hand report, so you have somebody whose identity is being shielded, describing what the CIA supposedly concluded, laundering that through the Washington Post. The Whoppers of 2016 - FactCheck.org. Summary A year ago, we broke with past practice and named Donald Trump our first ever “King of Whoppers.” This year, the reigning champ defended his title well – once again dominating our annual review of political whoppers.
Van Jones humiliates Kayleigh McEnany by schooling her on how government and diplomacy actually works. Log In. With cuts at traditional news organizations, student journalists see their role as increasingly important in shedding light on the subject and are becoming more dogged in ferreting out information about sexual assault cases, particularly when faculty or student perpetrators could simply find other jobs or transfer to another university. Some are demanding that the student body be given details when a college confirms wrongdoing, particularly of a violent nature, by students, faculty or staff members. Universities, though, often invoke privacy concerns in refusing to make details of inquiries public.
“The critical question is whether we are able to continue protecting the confidentiality and privacy of victim-survivors who courageously come forward to report details of their victimization,” wrote the University of Kentucky’s president, Eli Capilouto, in a universitywide email. “The protection of victim-survivor privacy,” the email continued, “requires more than the redaction of names. Jake Tapper Dropped a Truth Bomb on This Trump Surrogate. Surrogates for alleged serial groper Donald Trump have been put in a tough situation this week, trying to defend their candidate against recent allegations made by nine women who claim Trump has touched them inappropriately. Never has that been more clear than this morning when Republican Congresswoman Renee Ellmer tried to paint the accusations against Trump as a "she said, he said situation. " "First, I'll just say, the issue of groping: when we're talking about this issue, this is sexual assault," Ellmer said.
Amy Goodman Is Facing Prison for Reporting on the Dakota Access Pipeline. That Should Scare Us All. This Monday afternoon, as the sun hits its peak over Mandan, North Dakota, the award-winning journalist, and host of Democracy Now! , Amy Goodman will walk into the Morton County–Mandan Combined Law Enforcement and Corrections Center and turn herself in to the local authorities. Chuck Todd makes Giuliani listen to Trump’s vulgar comments — and then unloads on him. Sam Bee nails media for election coverage: Why can’t you ‘tell us what’s true and what’s bullsh*t?’ Joy Reid drops the hammer on Trump advocate lying about Clinton as interview goes off the rails. GOP surrogate gets the grin slapped off him by entire MSNBC panel over Trump’s record on Birtherism. WATCH: Chris Matthews loudly fact-checks Rudy Giuliani: “No. You’re wrong” Former New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani — as a prominent surrogate for GOP presidential nominee Donald Trump — guested on Chris Matthews’ “Hardball” on Thursday evening.
Matthews breeched the topic of Trump’s ostentatious crusade to find President Barack Obama’s birth certificate, and asked Giuliani whether he believed Obama was a natural-born U.S. citizen and, thus, legitimately elected. “I confirm that and Donald Trump now confirms that,” Giuliani responded. “I believe it, he believes it, we all believe it, but it took a long time to get it out.”
Donald Trump's Mexico Trip Embarrassed U.S. Media. New evidence shows Google trying to hide Hillary Clinton health search results. It appears that the below request from New York Times columnist Farhad Manjoo to Google, so that that search engine giant can hide Hillary’s obvious health issues from the public is paying off. The New York Times has gone all in for a Hillary win this November. How Much Has Hillary Clinton Actually Talked To The Press? Hillary Clinton, seen on a TV camera monitor in 2013, has been criticized for not holding more press conferences. The RNC’s top spokesman just fell flat on his face trying to defend Trump — watch 3 brutal moments. WATCH: Megyn Kelly gets pounded when she tries to compare Media Matters to Breitbart.com. Kellyanne Conway Tells Rachel It Doesn't Matter If Trump's Proposals Are Unconstitutional. <a class="icopyright-article-tools-noscript" href=" target="_blank" title="Main menu of all reuse options"><img height="25" width="27" border="0" align="bottom" alt="[Reuse options]" src=" Click here for reuse options!
This Is What's Missing From Journalism Right Now. This June, we published a big story—Shane Bauer's account of his four-month stint as a guard in a private prison. Watch George Stephanopoulos grill Paul Ryan over Trump support: “What core principle is more important to the party of Lincoln than standing up against racism?” Republican leaders are scrambling to make the best of Donald Trump’s so-called presidential pivot from racist attacks on Mexican immigrants in general to a more narrowly tailored assault on the Mexican heritage of one particular American-born federal judge, dishing out excuses, rationalizations and baseless hopes for a more tactful nominee in the coming months. 'US citizen has no right to free speech?' State Dept spokesperson grilled over Snowden. AP's Matt Lee vs. State Department: Has Iran "Come Clean" On Past Nuclear Programs?; State: "We Didn't Need Them To"
WATCH: US press official savages Russian reporter over her ‘absolutely crazy’ questions. The Beltway’s Clinton derangement syndrome: What I saw inside a Hillary campaign briefing. Here is how the media should handle climate deniers. “The result of the breakdown of the white biker family”: #WacoThugs perfectly encapsulates what’s wrong with response to Waco shooting. Jon Stewart vs Sean Hannity: We all know who the real “sanctimonious jackass” is. Chris Hayes puts Judy Miller on the hot seat: “You don’t think this is a disaster?”
Jon Stewart compares Fox to teenager: You ‘spend 24 hours a day jerking yourself off’ Daily Show Correspondent Skewers The Media At Awards Dinner. Comedian Lee Camp: Fox News a 'festival of ignorance' Why Brian Williams is a Distraction From True War Propagandists. Jon Stewart Hits Back After Sean Hannity Refers To Jay Z As A 'Crack Dealer' Jon Stewart Takes On North Korea Over Sony Hack. War by Media and the Triumph of Propaganda. Yet Another Study Shows US Satire Programs Do A Better Job Informing Viewers Than Actual News Outlets. Stephen Colbert’s final Fox News election coverage segment may have been his greatest. Obamacare Misinformer Betsy McCaughey Walks Off Set Of The Daily Show. Rula Jebreal Criticizes MSNBC's Gaza Coverage...on MSNBC. Cenk Uygur Blasts Corporate Media for Soap Opera Coverage & Toeing Establishment Line.
Russia Today Anchor Speaks Out Against Invasion Of Ukraine: 'What Russia Did Is Wrong' 'Not Even Close To Reality' - Filtering Sources On The Syrian War. Colbert bestows gift to the Fox News self-promotion machine. MSNBC's All In Reports on Devastating Food Stamp Cuts Rest of the Media is Ignoring. CNN's Carol Costello Can't Get GOP Rep To Answer Her Obamacare Question. John Oliver Skewers Chris Matthews for Painfully Wrong Presidential Primary Predictions. Edward Snowden To NY Times: Media 'Abdicated' Role Post-9/11. Hey, MSM: All Journalism is Advocacy Journalism. Hillary Clinton Aide Tells Reporter To “Fuck Off” And “Have A Good Life”
Michael Hastings, Bridge-Burning Journalist (1980-2013) Brand Tells The Mainstream How It Is. Cenk's progressive power panel agrees the Obama administration lied about Benghazi - The Young Turks with Cenk Uygur. Michael Hastings shines on Petraeus analysis. Piers Morgan flacks for CNN blindly. How WeAreChange Confronted Henry Kissinger for the Third Time. Obama’s Cronkite moment. Jon Stewart Slams Fox for Wanting to Shred Our Bill of Rights. Not So Fast: Not All Media Screwed Up the Iraq Story (Just Almost All)
Soledad O'Brien Has GOP Rep Twisted in Knots Trying to Defend Hypocrisy on Benghazi.