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Comey Day good for Trump, bad for Lynch

As former FBI director James Comey testified about Russia, President Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton, and President Barack Obama’s last attorney general Loretta Lynch, Trump probably felt like he had a good day. Lynch? Not so good. 

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Russia and taxes ‘scoops’ on Trump go belly up

Ahead of her pundit show on Sunday, Rachel Maddow teased the public via social media. That isn’t unusual—who among us doesn’t want as many eyes as possible on a “scoop”? Late last night after Maddow’s scoop went belly up, social … Continue reading

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Trump should call for investigation of relations with Russia, starting with Bill Clinton

Which president pushed a bailout for Russia? Which president presided over the US paying Russia for arms for Afghanistan? Which president got half a million dollars for a speech in Russia? Which president pushed for Russia to join the WTO? … Continue reading

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Media imply Trump to blame for Olympian’s detention; Obama did it

In the aftermath of President Donald Trump’s travel ban applying to a small number of Muslim majority countries, an Olympian stepped forward to share her tale of detention at a US airport. Ibtihaj Muhammad, an avid devotee of the patriarchal … Continue reading

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Media fail from MLK bust to TPP: Time for an opposition fact checker

Sites purporting to serve as fact checkers on media have emerged over the years, and some are more honest than others. I have my opinions, but in the interest of fairness, I’ll just say don’t rely on one fact checker. … Continue reading

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Trump presser: Callout to CNN on ‘fake news’ as NBC drops bombshell

President Elect Donald Trump held his first presser today, calling out CNN for ‘fake news’ as more information surfaces about a controversial ‘report’ involving Trump and the Russian government. Meanwhile, NBC dropped a bombshell about the whole affair. 

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