A Media Quick to Demand Denouncements Remains Quiet on Democrats With Ties to Farrakhan

We are in an age where denouncing is the new norm. A person or group said or did something awful and is followed by anyone associated with said individuals to reject whatever was said or done. Numerous businesses were pressured by gun control activists to drop their discounts for NRA members in the wake of the Parkland shooting. Republicans were pressured to distance themselves from Alabama Senate … [Read more...]

NYT’s Maggie Haberman: Trump ‘Loves’ Watching the News Change After He Tweets

On Wednesday night, New York Times reporter Maggie Haberman sat down with Seth Meyers to discuss how President Trump views the job as Commander in Chief as well as the media coverage of him. Meyers expressed how convinced he was that Trump thought being president was “going to be easy” and asked Haberman where she thought that came from. She responded by saying she didn’t think … [Read more...]

Colbert Confronts Rand Paul For Calling Mueller Probe a ‘Witch Hunt’: ‘Forget It Ever Happened?’

Before wrapping up his interview, Stephen Colbert confronted Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) about his remarks regarding the investigation being conducted by Special Counsel Robert Mueller. Back in November, the senator referred to the Mueller probe as a “witch hunt” and called it a “distraction” for Congress. He also criticized how the the criminal findings from the probe have yet … [Read more...]

Rand Paul Opens Up About Attack on Colbert: We Have To Get Beyond Political Disagreements

On Wednesday night, Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) opened up about being attacked on his lawn last year while appearing on Stephen Colbert’s Late Show. After discussing the deadly train wreck that involved several dozen GOP congressional members, Colbert noted that the senator survived the shooting in Alexandria as well as the attack he faced last fall when his neighbor tackled him from … [Read more...]

Kimmel: Instead of The Wall, Let’s Give Trump $5B So He Can ‘Shut Up and Go Back to Florida’

On Wednesday night, Jimmy Kimmel mocked President Trump’s demand for funding for the wall during the ongoing DACA debate. Kimmel noted Trump’s late-night tweet attacking “Cryin’ Chuck Schumer” for pulling back his offer of funding the wall from the negotiation table. Cryin’ Chuck Schumer fully understands, especially after his humiliating defeat, that if there is no … [Read more...]

Seal Hits Oprah For Her Cozy Relationship With Weinstein: You’re ‘Part of the Problem’

There’s been a bit of mud-slinging in Hollywood since the Golden Globes last Sunday. Singer Seal took to Instagram on Wednesday and called out Oprah Winfrey for her cozy relationship with disgraced film mogul Harvey Weinstein, whose downfall thanks to countless sexual misconduct allegations sparked the #MeToo and #TimesUp movements. The Grammy-winning artist posted a meme featuring Winfrey … [Read more...]

Watch Kimmel’s ‘Mini-Documentary’ Commemorating Trump’s 2,000 Lies In Office

On Wednesday night, Jimmy Kimmel took a moment to acknowledge a “milestone” President Trump recently reached. “Happy Lie 2K everybody!” Kimmel told his audience. The Washington Post reported on Tuesday that Trump had told his 2,000th lie since taking office last year. “He’s averaging 5.6 false claims a day, which is impressive considering the fact he’s … [Read more...]

Ingraham Warns Trump: If You Break Immigration Promises, ‘Expect a Political Revolt From the Base’

On Wednesday night, Laura Ingraham opened her show by giving President Trump a dire warning as his administration pursues immigration reform. The Fox News host criticized the president for “adopting the language” of the left at his televised bipartisan meeting at the White House. She even compared Trump’s “bill of love” reference to when Jeb Bush called illegal … [Read more...]

SUV Plows At Least 15 Pedestrians in Melbourne, Australia (UPDATE)

#BREAKING — At least 12 pedestrians struck by a vehicle outside Melbourne’s Flinders Street Station. #Australia /via @7newsmelbourne — Yannis Koutsomitis (@YanniKouts) December 21, 2017 A vehicle has reportedly hit several pedestrians on a busy street in Melbourne, Australia around 6PM local time. Australian authorities have arrested … [Read more...]

Laura Ingraham Rips Tom Hanks For Refusing to Visit White House: Maybe It’s Time To ‘Cast Away’ Hanks

Laura Ingraham blasted Tom Hanks for remarks he made while promoting his new film The Post. When asked by The Hollywood Reporter if he would attend a White House screening of the film upon the request of President Trump, Hanks said the following: That’s an interesting question. I don’t think I would. Because I think that at some point — look, I didn’t think things were going to be this way last … [Read more...]

CBS News Deletes Tweet After Identifying Amtrak Derailment Victim as a ‘Convicted Sex Offender’ in Headline

CBS News was slammed by critics on Twitter for reporting that the third victim that was named in this week’s deadly train derailment was a convicted sex offender and used it in its headline. The Pierce County coroner’s office revealed that 40-year-old Benjamin Gran of Auburn, Washington, was one of those who lost their lives early Monday morning of “multiple traumatic … [Read more...]

VP Pence Dodges Question About Whether He Has Faith in Mueller Investigation

On Wednesday night, Vice President Mike Pence refrained from sharing much of his thoughts of the Robert Mueller investigation. After asking him if he had been interviewed by Mueller’s team, which he said he had not, Laura Ingraham pointed out the “loyalists” of the Obama administration or Hillary Clinton that have made headlines in recent weeks. “Knowing what you know and … [Read more...]

Chris Cuomo Laughs About His Bizarre Interview With LaVar Ball: I Was Like, ‘What is Happening?!?’

On Wednesday night, CNN’s Chris Cuomo appeared on Late Night and was immediately asked about his off-the-wall interview he had with LaVar Ball this week. Seth Meyers played some highlights from that 23-minute interview, including when Ball asked Cuomo if he “thanked” his doctor for “bringing him into this world” and he mocked the CNN anchor’s last name by … [Read more...]

Chris Stirewalt: If Dems Don’t ‘Get Serious’ on Franken/Conyers, They Can’t Say Anything About Roy Moore

On Wednesday night, Fox News Politics Editor Chris Stirewalt warned Democrats about their handling of the sexual harassment allegations surrounding Sen. Al Franken and Rep. John Conyers. Stirewalt first dismissed the significance of the “sad” news story of Rep. Joe Barton (R-TX), whose nude selfie and lewd texts were leaked online, and despite being humiliating and that it may end his … [Read more...]

Vice Employees Slam Company’s Weak Response to Sexual Harassment: ‘Astoundingly Tone-Deaf’

The work culture at Vice Media is growing increasingly uncomfortable in the wake of sexual harassment scandals. CNN reports that Vice employees are “staring down an inevitable reckoning.” The unsettling tone began last week after editor-in-chief Jason Mojica was ousted for alleged sexual harassment  that was revealed in a story from The Daily Beast. And it appears that more may be … [Read more...]

Oops! Judge Jeanine Pirro Caught Telling Staffer ‘You’re Pissing Me Off’ On Live TV

F*ck it, we’ll do it live. Sometimes things are said on television that aren’t meant to be heard on television. On Wednesday night, Judge Jeanine Pirro was tasked with filling in for Sean Hannity. And as the broadcast returned from a commercial break, let’s just say she wasn’t ready. “You know, you’re pissing me off,” the Fox News host told a person … [Read more...]

Art of the Deal Writer on LaVar Ball Feud: Trump is ‘Frightened Of Black People’

On Wednesday night, The Art of the Deal co-author Tony Schwartz ripped President Donald Trump for his ongoing feud with LaVar Ball. CNN’s John Berman addressed Trump’s recent tweet storm attacking the father of the UCLA player who was freed after he was caught shoplifting in China and asked Schwartz if “it’s what LaVar Ball said or, as some are alleging, how he … [Read more...]

Two More Women Accuse Sen. Al Franken of Groping: ‘I Was Completely Mortified’

Sen. Al Franken (D-MN) is facing two more accusations of sexual misconduct on the eve of Thanksgiving. In a new report published published by the Huffington Post, two women accuse the Minnesota Senator of grabbing their buttocks during his first campaign roughly eight years ago. One of the accusers claims Franken groped while posing for a photo at June 2007 event, in a manner similar to … [Read more...]