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David Gregory: Trump Foreign Policy a ‘Disaster’

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, February 14, 2017 at 8:30am 2/14/2017 at 8:30am

Discussing the overnight resignation of National Security Advisor Michael Flynn, CNN’s David Gregory managed this morning to work in a broad swipe at the president. Gregory claimed that “the fledgling foreign policy in the Trump administration [has] been a disaster.”

Really? Gregory ignored: the widely-praised, weekend-long meetings that Trump just concluded with...

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Four GOP Senators Deny CNN Report They Decided to Vote Against Puzder for Labor

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, February 14, 2017 at 7:00am 2/14/2017 at 7:00am

I came across this CNN article that Labor Secretary nominee Andrew Puzder faced many hurdles before his Thursday confirmation hearing because four GOP senators decided to withhold their support. The fast food executive will face the Senate Health, Education, Labor, and Pensions Committee on Thursday.

These anonymous sources pointed their fingers at...

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Manchin Blames Dems for Nuclear Option: Harry Reid ‘Dead Wrong’

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, February 1, 2017 at 10:00am 2/1/2017 at 10:00am

Did Joe Manchin just open the door for Republicans to invoke the nuclear option if necessary to confirm Neil Gorsuch to the Supreme Court? In appearances on CNN and MSNBC this morning, Dem Senator Manchin blasted his fellow Dems for having invoked the nuclear option in the first place.

Said Manchin on ...

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De Blasio Suggests NYC Won’t Help Deport Thieves, Because They’re Family ‘Breadwinners’

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, January 26, 2017 at 10:00am 1/26/2017 at 10:00am

If this weren’t so infuriating, it might be funny . . . Appearing on CNN this morning to discuss President Trump’s plan to cut funds to sanctuary cities, NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio implied that the city will not cooperate in the deportation of thieves who don’t use violence because they...

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Valerie Jarrett’s Daughter Joins CNN to Cover Trump DOJ

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, January 22, 2017 at 2:05pm 1/22/2017 at 2:05pm

CNN has “quietly” hired Valerie Jarrett’s daughter to cover Trump’s Department of Justice.  Interestingly, there is no mention in her CNN bio of her mother’s key role in the Obama White House for the past eight years.

The Hill reports:

CNN has tapped...

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Mika: MSM Makes Democrats ‘Sound Great, Makes Republicans Sound Like Complete — ‘

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, January 17, 2017 at 10:00am 1/17/2017 at 10:00am

Mika Brzezinski is an unabashed liberal, someone who pushed Elizabeth Warren to run for president and subsequently became a Bernie Sanders fan. But she has also proved herself willing to criticize her own, be they politicians or, as this morning, fellow members of the MSM.

On today’s Morning Joe, Brzezinski first criticized...

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The Spicy Dossier, Fake News, and the Role of the Media

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, January 11, 2017 at 5:30pm 1/11/2017 at 5:30pm

It’s one fabulously nasty mess both CNN and Buzzfeed created for themselves.

Buzzfeed decided to publish an unsubstantiated dossier full of all kinds of licentious information about president-elect Trump, particularly that he has “deep ties to Russia”. CNN then ran with the Buzzfeed story.

The backstory on how the dossier came to be...

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Mika: CNN/Buzzfeed “let their bias get in the way” in running Trump-Russia story

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, January 11, 2017 at 9:15am 1/11/2017 at 9:15am

Of all the Morning Joe crew, you might be surprised to learn that it was liberal Dem Mika Brzezinski who this morning took the toughest shots at CNN and Buzzfeed for publishing unverified stories containing salacious allegations regarding Donald Trump’s business dealings with, and personal behavior in, Russia.

Mika also speculated that...

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Palestinian Rep Rejects Israel as Jewish State

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, December 29, 2016 at 2:30pm 12/29/2016 at 2:30pm

Hanan Ashwari has for decades been the most recognizable face of the Palestinian government in the American media. As was clear this morning, she is also the face of Palestinian rejectionism of the very basis of the existence of the State of Israel.

Ashwari appeared on CNN after David Keyes, Netanyahu’s spokesman,...

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CNN Historian Accuses Trump of ‘Big-Mouthing’ Obama by Speaking Out on Policy

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, December 26, 2016 at 10:00am 12/26/2016 at 10:00am

CNN’s presidential historian Douglas Brinkley this morning accused Donald Trump of “big-mouthing” President Obama by speaking out on policy issues during the transition. Co-host Poppy Harlow had teed Brinkely up to slam Trump, worrying that Trump had flouted the “one president at a time” tradition, and fretting that by doing so...

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CNN Expert: Terror Threat ‘Modest . . . I Don’t Worry About Terrorism’

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, December 22, 2016 at 10:00am 12/22/2016 at 10:00am

Don’t look for Phil Mudd to be joining the Trump anti-terrorism team anytime soon . . . Mudd, a CNN counterterrorism analyst, declared today that the threat of terrorism is “modest.” When it comes to young people, Mudd said that he worries about gangs and drugs: “I don’t worry about terrorism.”

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CNN: ‘Experts’ Compare Trump Family to ‘Corrupt Regimes Around the World’

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, December 17, 2016 at 10:30am 12/17/2016 at 10:30am

Relying on an “expert” who turns out to be a former Obama aide, CNN this morning compared the Trump family to “corrupt regimes around the world.”

Asked by host Christi Paul whether the presence of Trump family members in official meetings with foreign heads of state and business leaders posed an ethical...

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Elizabeth Warren has become a laugh line (even at MSNBC and CNN)

http://www.newsbusters.org/blogs/nb/nicholas-fondacaro/2016/11/30/cooper-corners-senator-warren-your-message-not-resonating
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Posted by  ▪  Friday, December 2, 2016 at 8:30pm 12/2/2016 at 8:30pm
http://www.newsbusters.org/blogs/nb/nicholas-fondacaro/2016/11/30/cooper-corners-senator-warren-your-message-not-resonating

Elizabeth Warren is going deeper and deeper off the deep end since Trump won.

Her already hyperbolic threats have done intergalactic, bringing even Mika Brezinski to say enough already, as Mark reported recently Mika Shockingly Scorches Elizabeth Warren: ‘Tired of this Act,’ ‘Shrill, Almost Unhinged’:

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CNN’s Camerota Suggests Trump Used ‘Threat’ to Get Carrier Deal

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, December 2, 2016 at 11:30am 12/2/2016 at 11:30am

Nice little company you got there. Wouldn’t want to see nuthin’ happen to it . . . CNN’s Alisyn Camerota suggested this morning that Donald Trump used a “threat” against United Technologies to get its Carrier subsidiary to agree to keep manufacturing jobs in Indiana.

Even the Indianapolis Star reporter who had...

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Did Boston’s CNN Channel Accidentally Air 30 Minutes of Porn?

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, November 25, 2016 at 7:00pm 11/25/2016 at 7:00pm

The internet went crazy this morning after a report surfaced that Boston’s CNN channel aired 30 minutes of hardcore porn. Media took off with it, but I have to admit that the details appeared sketchy because how does a major cable provider like RCN unknowingly air 30 seconds let alone 30...

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Chris Cuomo: Trump Administration Will Demand ‘Constant Opposition’ from Media

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, November 23, 2016 at 1:00pm 11/23/2016 at 1:00pm

Is it the role of the media to serve as “opposition” to the Trump administration? Yes, in the mind of Chris Cuomo. On his CNN show this morning, Cuomo said “the media cannot yield. This administration is going to demand constant fact-checking, and opposition. Because otherwise, you don’t know which way...

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Ah, ba-ba-ba-ba! Hillary Surrogate Childishly Cuts Off Conservative Critic of Sanctuary Cities

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7899h4MRNZ8
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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, November 17, 2016 at 10:26am 11/17/2016 at 10:26am
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7899h4MRNZ8

And people have been worrying whether the Trump administration would conduct itself in a mature manner? . . . On CNN this morning, Christine Quinn—former NYC Council Speaker and a Hillary surrogate—used childish antics in an attempt to silence conservative radio talk show host Ben Ferguson on the subject of...

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