Cowboys Owner Jerry Jones: ‘I Appreciate’ Trump Tweeting About NFL Anthem Protests

Besides taking more shots at LaVar Ball during his Wednesday morning tweetstorm, President Donald Trump also hit on one of his favorite topics — NFL players kneeling during the national anthem to protest racial and social injustice. Addressing reports that the league and players are considering a measure in which teams won’t come out on the field while the anthem plays, Trump … [Read more...]

Hannity Complains About Media Criticizing Trump Over Harvey Response, Forgets He Called Sandy ‘Obama’s Katrina’

At the start of Wednesday night’s broadcast of Fox News’ Hannity, host Sean Hannity went after the “Destroy Trump Media” for criticizing President Trump over his trip to Texas earlier this week in the aftermath of Hurricane Harvey. The Fox News host was particularly offended over numerous reporters and pundits stating that Trump appeared to lack empathy for the victims of … [Read more...]

Tucker Carlson Devotes Show’s Only Hurricane-Focused Segment to Looting

Hurricane Harvey has absolutely devastated southeast Texas, with unprecedented floods causing untold damage, thousands of people still needing to be rescued, and the death toll climbing to at least 38 at the time of publication. So how did Fox News’ Tucker Carlson cover the storm that has will impact the region for years to come? He focused on looting…and how liberals cheer it … [Read more...]

Kellyanne Conway Spars With Chris Cuomo Over Harvey: ‘I’m Not Defensive at All’

With CNN anchor Chris Cuomo getting some prime time action this week, I guess we shouldn’t be too shocked that he brought on one of his favorite sparring partners — White House counselor Kellyanne Conway. In a typically lengthy segment featuring these two, Cuomo and Conway began their battle by talking about Hurricane Harvey and the Trump administration’s response to the storm. … [Read more...]

Missouri GOP Rep. Wants Confederate Monument Vandal to be ‘Hung From a Tall Tree’

What is it about Missouri state legislators on social media? Weeks after a state senator got into hot water for openly wishing on Facebook for President Donald Trump‘s assassination, State Rep. Warren Love (R-Osceola) seemed to call for a vandal of a Confederate monument to be lynched. Sharing an article about a Confederate statue being vandalized in Springfield National Cemetery, Love … [Read more...]

James Comey Can’t Answer in an ‘Open Setting’ Whether Trump Colluded With Russia

With the investigation into Russian election interference and potential collusion with Trump associates being the underlying issue of today’s Senate Intelligence hearing, former FBI Director James Comey was directly asked if President Donald Trump colluded with Russia. And he was not forthcoming. During a question-and-answer session with Sen. Tom Cotton (R-AR), Comey was asked if he believed … [Read more...]

Comey: Other Americans – Not Trump – Were Under FBI Investigation When I Was Fired on May 9

During today’s Senate Intelligence hearing, former FBI Director James Comey explained that while President Donald Trump wasn’t personally being investigated by the FBI, other Americans did have counterintelligence and criminal probes upon on them. Sen. Susan Collins (R-ME) asked Comey about the conversations he’d had with the president before his termination on May … [Read more...]

Comey: I Have No Doubt Russia Meddled in Our Elections and Hacked the DNC, DCCC, Voter Rolls

During today’s Senate Intelligence hearing, former FBI Director James Comey expressed his certainty that Russia meddled in the 2016 election and did so by hacking into different databases. Speaking to Senate Intelligence Committee Chairman Richard Burr, the ex-FBI chief was asked specifically if he had any doubt that Russia attempted to interfere in the elections. “No,” Comey … [Read more...]

Jeffrey Toobin Reminds Us Ahead of Comey Hearing: Senators Are Really Bad ‘At Asking Questions’

Right before today’s highly anticipated Senate Intelligence hearing today featuring the testimony of fired FBI Director James Comey, CNN legal analyst Jeffrey Toobin wanted to remind viewers what to expect from today’s event. “One thing I think people should keep an eye on is how bad senators are at asking questions,” Toobin noted. “And how much they like to talk … [Read more...]

Trump Administration Taps Scott Brown as Ambassador to New Zealand

The White House announced today that Scott Brown was the President Donald Trump’s pick to serve as the Ambassador to New Zealand. Brown was elected to the Senate in a 2010 special election following the death of Sen. Ted Kennedy (D-MA). He was later defeated by Elizabeth Warren in 2012. He ran for the Senate in New Hampshire in 2014 but was unable to defeat Democratic incumbent Jeanne … [Read more...]

Trump ‘Tweets About This Election All the Damn Time’: Chris Cuomo Battles Ex-Trump Spox

During a panel discussion this morning on CNN’s New Day, co-host Chris Cuomo had a hard time swallowing what CNN political commentator Jason Miller was dishing. The former Trump spokesman said the current administration wasn’t “talking trash” about the election. With the conversation centered on ‘Shattered,’ the new tell-all book on Hillary Clinton’s … [Read more...]

‘I Wouldn’t Have Predicted It’: Valerie Jarrett Opens Up on Trump’s ‘Gut Wrenching’ Victory

Valerie Jarrett, former senior advisor to President Barack Obama, sat down with Morning Joe co-host Mika Brzezinski to discuss the recent election victory of Donald Trump and what the future holds for Obama and Democrats. Early on in the interview, Jarrett acknowledged that Election Night was “rough,” describing the win by Trump as “gut wrenching.” “But that’s … [Read more...]

Bill O’Reilly to Receive ‘Tens of Millions’ in Severance From Fox News

The day after Fox News announced they were parting ways with star Bill O’Reilly in the wake of revelations of numerous sexual harassment settlements, details of how much he will receive from the network came out. According to CNN, O’Reilly will be paid out “tens of millions of dollars” in severance. As Brian Stelter noted, O’Reilly had recently signed a new contract … [Read more...]

Fox News Contributor, Kevin Jackson: Black Shooter Killing White Men is ‘Legacy of Obama’

During an appearance this morning on Fox & Friends, Fox News contributor and conservative talk radio host Kevin Jackson used the recent racially motivated shooting in Fresno to take aim at former President Barack Obama and liberals in general. Speaking to co-host Steve Doocy, Jackson was asked about the Fresno police stating that the shooting was motivated simply by race and wasn’t a … [Read more...]

‘I Think He Was Trying to be Funny’: Trump Supporter on McConnell Saying Mexico Won’t Pay for Wall

Please enable Javascript to watch. Earlier today, Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell took part in a Politico Playbook event where he was asked about the proposed wall along the Mexican border. Besides saying that a wall wasn’t the best idea in some areas, he also laughingly said “no” when asked if Mexico would pay for the wall. During a panel discussion on CNN, Republican … [Read more...]

Trump Tweets: Don’t Listen to the Press, ‘Healthcare is Coming Along Great’ and ‘Will End in a Beautiful Picture!’

While Speaker of the House Paul Ryan was trying to sell the House GOP’s Obamacare replacement bill by delivering a PowerPoint presentation during a news conference, President Donald Trump took to Twitter to claim that everything was going swimmingly with the Republican plan. Despite what you hear in the press, healthcare is coming along great. We are talking to many groups and it will end in … [Read more...]

MSNBC Now Using Andrea Mitchell’s ‘Unruly’ Moment in Network’s ‘This is Who We Are’ Campaign

Yesterday, a tweet sent from Fox News host Bill O’Reilly‘s account caused a bit of an uproar as it described NBC News host Andrea Mitchell’s attempts to get Secretary of State Rex Tillerson to answer questions during a photo-op as “unruly.” (A Fox spokesperson would later tell Mediaite that someone from O’Reilly’s website sent the tweet and neither … [Read more...]

Former CBO Director: Our Credibility Has Never Been Based on Whether WH Press Sec. Likes Us or Not

Please enable Javascript to watch. At yesterday’s White House press briefing, White House press secretary Sean Spicer essentially questioned the legitimacy and credibility of the Congressional Budget Office when questioned by reporters over why Republicans were pushing their healthcare bill before receiving a score from the nonpartisan agency. This morning on CNN, former CBO director … [Read more...]