Ann Coulter isn’t letting Berkeley off easy for messing with her speech

April 21, 2017

(CNN)The showdown continued Thursday between the University of California, Berkeley, and Ann Coulter over if and when the conservative firebrand will speak at the famously progressive school. Citing safety concerns, administrators on Wednesday postponed Coulter’s scheduled April 27 appearance, saying it needed more time to find a “suitable venue.” But Coulter was not having it. In a Twitter rampage and a Fox News appearance, she accused the school of canceling the event and …

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‘SNL’ gets Trump and O’Reilly just right

April 10, 2017

… Kentucky. The sketch comically summed up why Trump supporters still like him even though some of Trump’s proposed policies would personally hurt them: “It’s like you found a finger in your chili, but you still eat the chili, because you told everyone how much you love chili.” But the best political comedy sketch came when Baldwin returned later in the show as Fox News’ embattled host Bill O’Reilly. And when I say best “political comedy,” …

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Trump’s wiretapping accusation comes to a head at Comey hearing

March 20, 2017

… administration’s isolation was clear on the eve of the hearing Sunday. Rep. Adam Schiff: ‘No, wiretap is a wiretap” “Was there a physical wiretap of Trump Tower? No … there never was,” Republican House Intelligence Committee Chairman Devin Nunes told “Fox News Sunday.” The top Democrat on the committee, Rep. Adam Schiff, added on NBC’s “Meet the Press”: “I hope that we can put an end to this wild goose …

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Why Trump just can’t (and probably won’t) quit the wiretap story

March 18, 2017

… wiretapping claims, Trump once again positions himself as the great unmasker of Obama, a fraudulent figure who isn’t who he says he is — or so the theory goes. For Trump’s base, Obama is the ready-made villain, now recast as the embodiment of the “deep state.” But with Congress, the press, (even Fox News hosts), and intelligence agencies all casting doubts on his claims, Trump is a man on an island, a familiar and comfortable place. As with birtherism, it’s …

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Trump defends wiretap accusation amid doubts

March 16, 2017

Washington (CNN)President Donald Trump on Wednesday defended his baseless accusation that President Barack Obama wiretapped him at Trump Tower, saying the media reports and the initial proof he had at the time made his claim appropriate. Trump said in an interview that his accusation was grounded in a New York Times story and a Fox News report, and that he currently has additional proof that he has yet to make public. The President, pressed by Fox News’ Tucker Carlson about why he …

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Trump promises ‘negotiation’ on controversial health care bill

March 16, 2017

… opposition from the Democratic Party ensured the bill could only be passed with a united Republican Party. “If we submitted the Democrats’ plan, drawn everything perfect for the Democrats, we wouldn’t get one vote from the Democrats,” Trump said. “But we’re going to get it by.” “I think we’re going to have negotiation,” he told Fox News’ Tucker Carlson. “The only way you’re going to get it passed is with …

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Best selling book on Amazon has 266 blank pages

March 13, 2017

… pic.twitter.com/I7hOtksxcv Michael Knowles (@michaeljknowles) March 3, 2017 Yup, it’s filled with empty pages. And has earned Knowles the No. 1 spot on Amazon’s best-sellers book page. He said on Fox News earlier this week that he “took a very long time to research this book.” Funny. Top of the charts! @michaeljknowles blank book “Reasons to Vote for Democrats” hits number one on Amazon pic.twitter.com/MoU8K1ik1l FOX & friends (@foxandfriends) March …

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