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PolitiFact Editor: Trump Uses ‘Fake News’ Attacks Like A Communist Or Nazi

October 21, 2017 by

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By Tim Graham ~ PolitiFact editor Angie Drobnic Holan (pictured)  wrote an editorial on Wednesday taking issue with President Trump’s declarations of “fake news.” Holan reported “Trump is so taken with the phrase ‘fake news,’ that he’s mentioned it at least 153 separate times in interviews, on Twitter and in speeches, according to a count […]

Liberal Billionaires Are Never Villains

October 18, 2017 by

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By Brent Bozell and Tim Graham ~ Charles Pierce, the resident radical-left political pundit at Esquire magazine – that intellectual powerhouse best known for its “Sexiest Woman Alive” award  – is lamenting the role of Steve Bannon in electing President Trump, as well as Trump financial backers “Robert and Rebekah Mercer, the reactionary New York […]

Hollywood Moralists Exposed As Hypocrites

October 15, 2017 by

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By Brent Bozell and Tim Graham ~ On February 27, 2016, the entertainment industry gave the Oscar for Best Picture to “Spotlight,” a fictionalized version of the Boston Globe’s reporting of sexual abuse and coverup in the Catholic Church in Boston. The self-congratulation looks amazing now, after the exposure of decades of harassment and perhaps […]

Sean Spicer Mocks WashPost For Skipping Weinstein Scandal In Their Hard Copy

October 7, 2017 by

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By Tim Graham ~ Former Trump press secretary Sean Spicer upset some journalists on Friday morning by noting that the hard copy of Friday’s Washington Post carried nothing — zippy, zero, zilch — on Hollywood powerhouse/Democratic donor Harvey Weinstein’s trail of sexual harassment allegations. One might understand not throwing it on the front page — […]

Half True?? WashPost ‘Fact Checker’ Goes Soft On Hillary, Tim Kaine On ‘Silencers’

October 5, 2017 by

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By Tim Graham ~ Glenn Kessler, the Washington Post “Fact Checker,”demonstrated again on Wednesday how elastic their “factual” standards are, depending on whose facts are being checked. Sen. Tim Kaine, Hillary’s 2016 running mate – and indirectly, Hillary herself – was evaluated for suggesting silencers inhibit police work against gun-toting criminals. Kaine said this to […]

The Inevitable Bias Avalanche In Las Vegas

October 4, 2017 by

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By Brent Bozell and Tim Graham ~ “The deadliest mass shooting in modern American history.” That was the summary of the horrific end to the country music festival on the Las Vegas strip, with 59 people killed (as we file this) and more than 500 injured. The early network reports were all news….and everyone knew […]

WashPost Lines Up Third Graders To Denounce Trump

October 2, 2017 by

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By Tim Graham ~ In July, The Washington Post assembled a grade-school “Kids Chorus” to sing/mock Trump’s tweets over bongo drums. That same spirit infuses a story in Sunday’s Washington Post Magazine, interviewing third-grade students for their opinions on Trump and issues they think define Trump — racism, immigration, police brutality, “inequality and privilege,” and […]