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Two Very Different Tax Day Protests

April 19, 2017 by

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By Brent Bozell and Tim Graham ~ Leftist protesters around the country used the annual tax deadline on April 15 as an occasion to hold rallies demanding the release of President Trump’s tax returns. They could use large inflatable chickens and signs with hammers and sickles saying “Show us your rubles,” and no journalist would […]

Media And The Left Create Laughably Wrong MOAB Cost Calamity

April 17, 2017 by

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By Tom Blumer ~ Shortly after the U.S. military dropped a MOAB (Mother Of All Bombs) on an ISIS tunnel complex in Nangahar Province in Afghanistan, the media began citing the alleged costs involved. The exaggerations, some by a factor of over 1,000, even after considering all of the mission’s likely direct costs, were laughably wild, […]

Graphic Fail: USA Today Thought MOAB Was Almost As Destructive As Hiroshima Atomic Bomb

April 16, 2017 by

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By Tom Blumer ~ On Thursday, the U.S. military dropped a MOAB (Mother Of All Bombs) on an ISIS tunnel complex in Nangahar Province in Afghanistan. Shortly after that, USA Today posted a breathtakingly ignorant graphic purporting to show that the MOAB contained over 70 percent of the destructive force of the atomic bomb dropped on […]

Samantha Bee, Great ‘World Leader’???

April 2, 2017 by

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By Brent Bozell and Tim Graham ~ One might think that Fortune magazine would want to keep a sober reputation as a magazine for business executives. Then they made fools of themselves. They came out with a list of 50 “Greatest World Leaders,” and on that list was once-a-week, late-night TBS “comedy” scold Samantha Bee. […]

Big National News At Yahoo: Sleep-Deprived People Upset About Trump

March 20, 2017 by

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By Tom Blumer ~ At Yahoo News, chief national correspondent Lisa Belkin filed a story on Saturday about how “Trump-induced insomnia stalks blue-state America.” The writer, who is apparently too disengaged despite her position to cover substantive national issues, reports that “Blue America is having trouble with sleep — tossing and turning as they lie awake, […]

NY Times’ Ignorant Optimism On $64B California High-Speed Rail Program, Derailed By Reality

March 7, 2017 by

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By Clay Waters ~ Thomas Fuller’s New York Times piece pushed for a public works program in La La Land that comes with a big promise and a $64 billion price tag: A high-speed railway that will one day, theoretically, connect San Francisco and Los Angeles in less time than in takes to watch The Dark […]

NYT: ‘Eerie Parallels’ In Dystopian Books Like ‘1984’ And Trump Presidency

January 29, 2017 by

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By Clay Waters ~ Hysterical liberals are rushing to buy dystopian novels like 1984 and The Handmaid’s Tale, regarding them as playbooks for the new Trump administration, and the New York Times is eagerly validating their fears. Kimiko de Freytas-Tamura reported Thursday that “George Orwell’s ‘1984’ Is Suddenly a Best-Seller.” The text box underlined the […]