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Vox Writer: CPAC Was About ‘Ideological Rigor’; Now It’s About ‘Identity Politics For Aging White Christians’

February 24, 2017 by

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By Tom Johnson ~ CPAC, now going on just outside the Beltway in National Harbor, Maryland, has changed along with the conservative movement, believes Vox’s Matthew Yglesias. Old-school CPAC, Yglesias contended in a Wednesday piece, was philosophically driven, populated by the sort of activists who “helped [Ronald] Reagan mount a primary challenge to incumbent President […]

Supporters Unfazed By Big League Ego

February 23, 2017 by

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By Tom McLaughlin ~ Trump has a huge ego. But let’s think back and try to come up with a name of someone who has ever run for president during our lifetimes who didn’t. I can’t think of any. Is Trump’s the biggest of them all? Perhaps. Most have been artful at camouflaging theirs, and the […]

Tasteless NBCNews.com Marks ‘Milestone’: Trump Won’t Have The Shortest Presidency Ever

February 21, 2017 by

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By Curtis Houck ~ In a Monday morning post by Chelsea Bailey, NBCNews.com and the NBC News Politics Twitter account sneered that President Donald Trump “will celebrate a milestone” and “small victory” in that he won’t “have the shortest term” as President following a tumultuous first month. How NBC News thought that Trump would be removed […]

Desired Damage Done, AP Buries Its Bogus Trump-National Guard Stories

February 20, 2017 by

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By Tom Blumer ~ Friday morning, Garance Burke at the Associated Press’s “Investigative” unit broke what the wire service must have believed was an earth-shaking story that “The Trump administration is considering a proposal to mobilize as many as 100,000 National Guard troops to round up unauthorized immigrants.” 30 hours later, you couldn’t find that story, or […]

“Man Caused” Global Warming ??? Percent of our planet humans occupy and other stuff

February 19, 2017 by

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This is about why humans may NOT be affecting global climate. Doesn’t it make sense to look beyond those scary coal-fired industrial plants and those smokey diesels blocking our way on the interstate to see the larger picture? Looking at it in these ways, it may very well be possible to begin to doubt the […]

‘Saturday Night’ Smears Kellyanne

February 19, 2017 by

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By Brent Bozell and Tim Graham ~ The New York Times was correct in 2011 when it proclaimed Saturday Night Live had no equal “when it comes to stamping a politician in the public consciousness.” Republican politicians like Sarah Palin were described as incapable of escaping the SNL treatment, and voters actually thought Palin uttered […]

To The Shelves? NY Times Provides More Publicity To Silly Anti-Trump Resistance, In Book Form

February 18, 2017 by

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By Clay Waters ~ The New York Times provided more publicity for the anti-Trump resistance with Julia Bosman’s lead National section story, “Bookstores Stoke Resistance With Action, Not Just Books – Places of Business, and Hubs of Protest.” Three weeks ago, the NYT was also using the self-indulgent liberal theme of books as rebellion, finding […]