Smart. Sharp. Funny. Fearless.
Thursday, July 19, 2018
Cody Fenwick
Sarah_Huckabee_Sanders_01

Sanders Loses Control As Press Demands Russia Answers

White House press secretary Sarah Sanders struggled to defend President Donald Trump at the Wednesday press briefing following his disastrous summit with Russian President Vladimir Putin.

July 19, 2018
Robert Mueller

Mueller Requests Immunity For 5 Manafort Witnesses

Witnesses’ names were left out of the indictment because the special counsel is not certain they will be called to testify.

July 18, 2018
Hllary

Hillary Levels Trump With 4-Word Tweet

Hillary Clinton Blasts Trump’s Treacherous Meeting with Putin in a 4-Word Tweet

July 17, 2018
Newt_Gingrich_by_Gage_Skidmore_4

Gingrich Won’t Apologize For Promoting Seth Rich Murder Conspiracy

With the release of a new Justice Department indictment of 12 Russian intelligence officers who are now charged with the attack.

July 14, 2018
Trump tweets, Twitter

Russian Agents Acted On Trump’s Demand To Hack Clinton — The Same Day

And according to a new Indictment from the Justice Department and special counsel Robert Mueller, it looks like the Russians were taking Trump’s directions.

July 14, 2018
trump, putin

Former GOP Rep. Jolly: Beware Of Putin And Trump

Bret Stephens, a New York Times columnist, agreed — and called out Republicans who ignore these crucial facts.

July 14, 2018
Obama

Obama Easily Outpolls Trump In Rating Of Presidents

“More than four-in-ten (44%) say Obama is the best or second best president of their lifetimes, compared with about a third who mention Bill Clinton (33%) or Ronald Reagan (32%).”

July 12, 2018
Brett Kavanaugh

A 2012 EPA Opinion Exposed Kavanaugh’s Partisan Extremism

The ruling is, Pearlstein writes, “60 pages of legal sophistry, procedural hair-splitting and scientific conjecture.”

July 11, 2018
NIH

Trump ‘Can’t Stand’ Kelly, But Is Too Fearful To Fire Him

According to Sherman, Shine could help push out chief of staff John Kelly, who Trump is “too chickenshit” to fire on his own, one person told Vanity Fair.

July 11, 2018
judge kavanaugh

5 Facts About Brett Kavanaugh, Trump SCOTUS Pick

Kavanaugh has been a major player in several significant partisan battles in his career, including his role as a member of independent counsel Kenn Starr’s team investigating Clinton.

July 10, 2018
Scott Pruitt, EPA

‘A Good Day’: EPA Staff Cheer Pruitt Ouster

He had brought lawsuits against the agency many times before being picked to lead it, and he believed his main task as administrator was to roll back Obama-era regulations.

July 7, 2018
Sweden, Trump

Toronto Star: Trump Is Lying 5 Times A Day In 2018

“The pace of the president’s dishonesty has increased significantly in 2018,” Dale writes. “After averaging 2.9 false claims per day in 2017, he is averaging 5.1 per day in 2018.”

July 7, 2018
Michael Cohen

Cohen Hires Former Clinton Aide Lanny Davis As New Lawyer

But when it was announced Thursday that Cohen hired Lanny Davis, a former ally of Hillary Clinton, to be his new lawyer.

July 6, 2018
Environmental

Wing-Nuts Spinning As Scandals Finally Force Pruitt To Resign

Sanders repeatedly said that the White House was looking into the charges against Pruitt.

July 6, 2018
Trump Twitter

Lying On Twitter, Trump Defends His Dismal Diction

But when defending your own writing, you shouldn’t claim to have written books you didn’t actually write.

July 5, 2018
DEVIN NUNES

Reporter: Nunes Endangers FBI Sources, Including Me

Wheeler notes that the basic substance of these claims has been substantiated by congressional testimony.

July 4, 2018
EPA

Will Trump Replace Sessions With Pruitt To Fire Mueller?

President Donald Trump has a problem, and EPA chief Scott Pruitt may be the solution.

July 4, 2018
Dershowitz

Trump Pal Dershowitz Whines About Snubs By Vineyard Liberals

Famed lawyer and legal scholar Alan Dershowitz has come under fire for his frequent defenses of President Donald Trump — and now he’s complaining that it is hurting his social life.

July 3, 2018

Dutch Prime Minister Mockingly Corrects Trump In Oval Office

Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte showed a glimmer of defiance and derision toward the president even while he maintained a smile.

July 3, 2018
Donald_Trump_2016_RNC_speech_(4)

Trump Refused To Lower Flag In Honor Of Maryland Newsroom Victims

“Obviously, I’m disappointed, you know? … Is there a cutoff for tragedy?” the Annapolis mayor told the Gazette of the White House’s refusal.

July 3, 2018

Much Bigger Than Harley: Trump Tariffs Threaten Auto Industry

In addition to the massive impact it will have on people’s lives, a spiraling trade war could have dramatic electoral implications for both 2018 and beyond.

June 30, 2018

Report: North Korea ‘Duped’ Trump On Nuclear Weapons

“There is absolutely unequivocal evidence that they are trying to deceive the U.S.,” one official reportedly said.

June 30, 2018
Flynn

‘A Lot More To Give’: Mueller Again Delays Flynn Sentencing

We know that because Mueller requested another two-month delay before Flynn’s sentencing.

June 30, 2018
Maryland_State_House_from_College_Ave

Following Deadly Shotgun Attack, Reporters Vow To ‘Put Out Damn Paper Tomorrow’

“I can tell you this: We are putting out a damn paper tomorrow,” said reporter Chase Cook on Twitter.

June 29, 2018
Trump aides coordinated with Russians

FBI Found Manafort Owed Russian Oligarch $10 Million in 2016

Though countless details have emerged about connections between the Trump campaign and Russia since the election, this one should stand out.

June 28, 2018