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AP Runs Interference For Washington Governor Inslee’s Punitive, Ever-Increasing Carbon Tax

January 22, 2018 by

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By Tom Blumer ~ Dedicated tax-and-spend liberals often get help from the press in describing their plans to raid constituents’ pocketbooks in vague terms, while nobly describing the alleged benefits of their plans to use the money. Washington’s Democratic Governor Jay Inslee (pictured) has the Associated Press running that kind of interference for his carbon tax. […]

Google Discontinues Flawed Fact-Checking Effort; Poisonous Corporate Culture Remains

January 20, 2018 by

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By Tom Blumer ~ The Daily Caller’s Eric Lieberman reported early Friday afternoon that Google is discontinuing (for now) its “fact-check” feature. The company is now characterizing the effort, which the Daily Caller exposed as a thinly veiled attempt to target conservative sites while leaving leftists alone, as an “experiment” which has been put “on hold,” while the […]

Barely News: Emboldened Eco-Terrorists Claim ‘Climate Necessity’ As A Defense

November 27, 2017 by

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By Tom Blumer ~ The left’s determination to stretch the limits of acceptable activism now includes condoning property destruction and unauthorized disruption of energy delivery systems. On a weekend when the national press is almost exclusively obsessed with matters involving sexual assault and harassment (obviously important) and the legitimacy of Sarah Sanders’ Thanksgiving pecan pie (obviously […]

Not News: Reductions In U.S. CO2 Emissions Dwarf The Rest Of The World

November 13, 2017 by

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By Tom Blumer ~ The establishment press is making a big deal out of the fact that President Trump has not been and will not be personally invited to a climate summit in Paris in December. Both the media and the folks running the summit, where the utterly unoriginal theme is “Make Our Planet Great Again,” […]

NFL Advertisers To NBC: Stop Showing Players’ Protests

November 6, 2017 by

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By Tom Blumer ~ The unease among advertisers over falling National Football League TV ratings is starting to boil over. One of the league’s major sponsors is considering pulling the plug on its NFL advertising next year, and, according to Business Insider’s Mike Shields, other “brands are threatening to pull ads from NFL coverage if NBC […]

Reuters Tweet Calls Phoenix Anti-Trump Protesters ‘Peace Activists’

August 24, 2017 by

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By Tom Blumer ~ Wednesday morning at 12:05 a.m. Eastern Time (9:05 p.m. Tuesday Phoenix time), Reuters tweeted a photo with the following description: “Pro-Trump supporters face off with peace activists during protests outside a Trump rally in Phoenix.” The photo by the wire service’s Sandy Huffaker also appears in a photo montage at the UK […]

CNN’s Robertson Claims Merkel Chose Hamburg As G-20 Site To Harass Trump

July 8, 2017 by

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By Tom Blumer ~ In one of the more bizarre segments seen in the past several weeks on CNN — and in the context of recent events and broadcasts, that’s saying something — CNN’s International Diplomatic Editor Nic Robertson claimed on Thursday that German Chancellor Angela Merkel chose to hold the G-20 summit in Hamburg so that […]