Monday, August 20, 2018


By Daily Mail, Aug. 19, 2018

Director Boots Riley has given a sharp critique of Spike Lee's latest film BlacKkKlansman, claiming the movie based off a black police officer's account of infiltrating the Ku Klux Klan is actually a 'made-up story.'

In a three-page essay posted to Twitter Friday, the Sorry to Bother You director criticized the content and timing of the film, writing: 'It's a made-up story in which the false parts try to make a cop the protagonist in the fight against racial oppression'.

By Yahoo, Aug. 17, 2018

Netflix has nixed comedian Michelle Wolf’s talk show just three months after the first season began.

The show, “The Break With Michelle Wolf,” aired on Netflix weekly for 10 weeks over the summer, featuring a mix of her biting brand of stand-up, behind-the-news-desk commentary and skits parodying everything from Immigration and Customs Enforcement to true crime documentaries.

By Yahoo, Aug. 19, 2018

ICE detains California man taking pregnant wife to hospital to deliver baby, says he has criminal warrant in Mexico originally appeared on abcnews.go.com

A man driving his pregnant wife to a hospital for delivery of their baby was detained and taken into custody by immigration agents, according to the couple's lawyer and a news report.

By AP News, Aug. 19, 2018

BRIDGEWATER, N.J. (AP) — President Donald Trump insisted Sunday that his White House counsel isn’t a “RAT” like the Watergate-era White House attorney who turned on Richard Nixon, and he blasted the ongoing Russia investigation as “McCarthyism.”

Trump, in a series of angry tweets, denounced a New York Times story that his White House counsel, Don McGahn, has been cooperating extensively with the special counsel team investigating Russian election meddling and potential collusion with Trump’s Republican campaign.

By The Wrap, Aug. 18, 2018

President Trump on Saturday issued a tweet-storm following the removal of conspiracy theorist Alex Jones and his InfoWars shows from most major social media platforms earlier this month.

“Social Media is totally discriminating against Republican/Conservative voices,” the president wrote in the first of several tweets. “Speaking loudly and clearly for the Trump Administration, we won’t let that happen.”

By CBS News, Aug. 19, 2018

Democrats have improved their standing in the fight for control of the House of Representatives. Our House model now shows the party poised to win 222 seats if the election were today, up from our estimate of 219 earlier this summer. The range on that estimate is plus or minus 11 seats, or 5% of House seats. It reflects the political reality that many contests are still toss-ups and that Republicans are still in a position to hold the House, if a less comfortable one. Even if Democrats' seat gains are in the double digits, there are plausible scenarios in which Republicans hang on to control.


By Daily Wire, Aug. 19, 2018

On Sunday, Omarosa Manigault Newman appeared on MSNBC’ "Politics Nation" and told host Al Sharpton that she believes President Trump wants to "start a race war."

Manigault Newman has been making the rounds to promote her new book, "Unhinged: An Insider's Account of the Trump White House," in which she makes numerous claims about what went on at the White House during her tenure as Office of the Public Liaison director of communications.

By Daily Wire, Aug. 19, 2018


HBO talk-show host Bill Maher hammered former Michigan Democratic Governor Jennifer Granholm after she cheered a recent decision by tech companies to ban Alex Jones and Infowars from their platforms.Read More: https://www.dailywire.com

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By Daily Caller, Aug. 19, 2018

Actor Kevin Spacey’s first film since becoming the target of sexual misconduct allegations opened to $126 Friday and $162 Saturday.

Only eight theaters in the U.S. carried “Billionaire Boys Club” on its opening weekend and, when accounting for the average ticket price in U.S. theaters, a little fewer than 50 people actually saw the film, reported Fox News. Spacey plays a con man and investor in the film, which narrates how a 1980s money-making scheme turned on its inventors.

By Daily Caller, Aug. 19, 2018

U.S. District Judge John Bates said the government does not have to accept new Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals (DACA) requests, on Friday, going back on his initial order from Aug. 3.

Illegal immigrants who were brought over as children, known as “Dreamers,” can renew their DACA applications, but no new requests will be processed, The Associated Press reported.

Sunday, August 19, 2018


By Western Journal., Aug. 17, 2018

Humor is supposed to be based on truth. After all, the reason we laugh at a joke or scenario is because it triggers a feeling of recognition about reality, especially if it’s presented in an unexpected way.

It doesn’t look like “comedian” Chelsea Handler has a very firm grasp on truth or reality, however.

By BBC, Aug. 17, 2018

Tesla shares have plunged after founder Elon Musk revealed to the New York Times he works "120 hour weeks" and takes sedatives.

In the interview, Mr Musk also said he was not "on weed" when he controversially tweeted about taking the company private

By Newsweek, Aug. 17, 2018

Nearly one-third of Americans think race relations have gotten worse since the 1960s, a new poll found this week. 

The survey from YouGov/The Economist released on Wednesday asked respondents: "Since the 1960’s, do you think race relations in the United States have gotten" better, stayed the same, or gotten worse?  

By ABC News, Aug. 16, 2018

CHICAGO (WLS) -- The Civilian Office of Police Accountability released raw video footage Thursday of the fatal police shooting of Harith Augustus in the city's South Shore neighborhood.

Augustus, 37, was approached on July 14 in the 2000-block of 71st Street by police. The Chicago Police Department released a portion of one officer's body camera video of the incident, which ended with an officer shooting and killing Augustus.

By NPR, Aug. 17, 2018

Judge T.S. Ellis III revealed in open court Friday that he has received death threats relating to his presiding over Paul Manafort’s trial for bank and tax fraud at a federal court in Alexandria, Virginia.

The judge has since retained the protection of the U.S. Marshals Service.

By Forbes, Aug. 17, 201

On July 25th a group of House Democrats led by Texas Representative Lloyd Doggett introduced legislation with the expressed aim of “authoriz[ing] the use of competition to lower prices” on prescription drugs.

It’s a laudable, if not somewhat broad, goal that appeals to many voters. Keeping prescription drugs affordable is common sense and bipartisan.

By Daily Wire., Aug. 14, 2018

Remember Michelle Wolf, who mocked White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders when Wolf emceed this year’s White House Correspondents' Dinner in April? Remember when she dressed up in the colors of the American flag and performed a march celebrating abortion? Remember how Michelle Wolf had her own show on Netflix, titled “The Break With Michelle Wolf,” that premiered almost immediately after the Correspondents Dinner?

By Daily Wire, Aug. 14, 2018

Democratic socialist Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez received intense backlash on Friday after she reportedly banned reporters from attending a town hall event after receiving weeks of intense criticism over multiple false statements, lies, and gaffes she has made while on the campaign trail.

By Daily Caller, Aug. 17, 2018

Judge T.S. Ellis III revealed in open court Friday that he has received death threats relating to his presiding over Paul Manafort’s trial for bank and tax fraud at a federal court in Alexandria, Virginia.

The judge has since retained the protection of the U.S. Marshals Service.

By Real Clear Politics, Aug. 08, 2018

Senator Lindsey Graham (R-SC) discussed Robert Mueller's Russia investigation with President Trump on Thursday's broadcast of FOX News' The Story with guest host Harris Faulkner.

By The Hill, Aug. 18, 2018

White House counsel Donald McGahn has been cooperating with special counsel Robert Mueller in his probe into possible collusion between the Trump campaign and Russia, according to an explosive New York Times report published Saturday.

McGahn has reportedly discussed accounts of multiple episodes at the center of Mueller's probe into whether President Trump obstructed justice. Sources told the Times that McGahn has had three voluntary interviews with Mueller's team totaling 30 hours.

By The Wrap, Aug. 18, 2018

President Trump on Saturday issued a tweet-storm following the removal of conspiracy theorist Alex Jones and his InfoWars shows from most major social media platforms earlier this month.

“Social Media is totally discriminating against Republican/Conservative voices,” the president wrote in the first of several tweets. “Speaking loudly and clearly for the Trump Administration, we won’t let that happen.”

By The Hill, Aug. 18, 2018

HBO talk-show host Bill Maher spoke out in defense of controversial right-wing host Alex Jones after Jones was suspended from several social media platforms, saying that everyone has a right to free speech.

Maher, noting that Jones has "told crazy lies" about him, said on his HBO show Friday that "if you’re a liberal, you’re supposed to be for free speech."