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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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WATCH: President-elect Trump Holds Press Conference

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, January 11, 2017 at 11:18am 1/11/2017 at 11:18am

One thing is for sure — there’s never a dull moment in anything involving President-elect Trump. The same was true of today’s press conference.

Trump team communications head Sean Spicer began the press conference by lambasting Buzzfeed and CNN for running with a

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WATCH LIVE: Rex Tillerson Senate Confirmation Hearing

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, January 11, 2017 at 9:29am 1/11/2017 at 9:29am

Former CEO ExxonMobil Rex Tillerson, President-elect Donald Trump’s choice for Secretary of State, will face the Senate Foreign Relations Committee today for his confirmation hearing.

You can expect him to face questions about Russia since ExxonMobil has agreed to numerous deals with Russian state companies to drill in the Arctic. Questions will...

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Harvard Students and Alumni Will Join Anti-Trump Women’s March on Washington

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, January 10, 2017 at 3:00pm 1/10/2017 at 3:00pm
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What exactly is a demonstration like this supposed to accomplish? Conservatives were upset when Obama won but they didn’t protest the day after his inauguration.

The Harvard Crimson reports:

Hundreds of Harvard Students and Alumni to Join...

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WATCH LIVE: Jeff Sessions Confirmation Hearing for Attorney General

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, January 10, 2017 at 9:43am 1/10/2017 at 9:43am

Sen. Jeff Sessions (R-AL) has begun his confirmation hearing for attorney general. We have a live stream in this post.

This is expected to be one of the most tense confirmation hearings for President-elect Donald Trump’s Cabinet. The Democrats will ask Sessions about his record on civil rights and female rights. However,...

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Texas State Dance Team Accused of Betrayal for Agreeing to Perform at Inuaguration

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, January 10, 2017 at 9:00am 1/10/2017 at 9:00am

When Obama became president, kids in school were encouraged to sing songs about him. With Trump, people are being shamed away from him.

Campus Reform reported:

Dance team accused of ‘betrayal’ for joining inauguration

The Texas State University Strutters dance team has come under fire after announcing that it will be performing at President-elect...

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Rand Paul: Trump Agrees to Repeal, Replace Obamacare at Same Time

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, January 9, 2017 at 7:30pm 1/9/2017 at 7:30pm

Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) said that President-elect Donald Trump backs his plan to appeal the Affordable Care Act only if the government has a replacement at the same time:

“He called after seeing an interview that I had done [talking about] that we should vote on Obamacare replacement at the same time,”...

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Donald Trump’s Son-in-Law Selected to Serve as Senior Adviser

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, January 9, 2017 at 6:09pm 1/9/2017 at 6:09pm
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Jared Kushner, husband of Trump’s oldest daughter Ivanka, was appointed a Senior Adviser to president-elect Trump, news outlets reported Monday afternoon.

Kushner married Ivanka in 2009. The couple have three children together. Kushner owns the New York Observer and played a key role in Donald Trump’s presidential campaign.

Before assuming the role of...

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Meryl Streep Confirms, Hollywood Hates America

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, January 9, 2017 at 8:30am 1/9/2017 at 8:30am
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At the Golden Globe awards Sunday night, Meryl Streep used her stage time to attack Donald Trump. She lamented the fact that such a vulgarian won the election.

The funniest thing about her speech is how she frames the importance of being respectful of other people, a quality she clearly doesn’t think...

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College Democrats at George Washington U. Plan Resistance to Trump

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, January 8, 2017 at 10:36am 1/8/2017 at 10:36am
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It’s amazing how active the left has been before Trump has actually even done anything.

Campus Reform reported:

GW Dems plot their ‘resistance’ to Trump administration

The George Washington University College Democrats have been busy planning their “resistance training” following Donald Trump’s election.

“This week we released our Post-Election Action Guide, a 17-page guide to...

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Declassified Report Claims Putin Ordered Campaign to Influence U.S. Election

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, January 6, 2017 at 7:40pm 1/6/2017 at 7:40pm

So the American intelligence community has declassified a report that supposedly shows that Russian President Vladimir Putin ordered a campaign to influence the election in favor of President-elect Donald Trump.

However, the report includes circumstantial evidence. They provided no concrete evidence that shows Putin sat down with his Kremlin cronies to orchestr...

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If We End Up With a Border Wall, Taxpayers Will Foot the Bill

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, January 6, 2017 at 2:30pm 1/6/2017 at 2:30pm
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“We’re going to build a big, beautiful wall and Mexico will pay for it!” President-elect Trump bragged while campaigning.

Mexico said they would definitely not pay for a wall, but it looks like we might.

Trump’s transition team indicated the border wall was a top priority and that the incoming administration...

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South Korea Hires Person to Monitor Trump’s Tweets

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, January 6, 2017 at 9:00am 1/6/2017 at 9:00am

South Korea’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs’ North American Affairs Bureau has hired a person for a very important job…monitor President-elect Donald Trump’s tweets. The person must concentrate on “tweets related to Korea and northeast Asia.”

From JoongAng Daily:

The Korean government is still in the process of building ties with Trump and does...

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More American Students Consider College in Canada Over Trump

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, January 5, 2017 at 12:30pm 1/5/2017 at 12:30pm

Some American college students are considering what many American celebrities promised to do if Trump won. Head for the northern border.

FOX News reports:

College in Canada? After Trump’s win, more in US consider it

In the wake of the presidential election, more U.S. students are thinking about going to college in Canada.

Universities from...

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Green Group Starts Campaign Against EPA Nominee Scott Pruitt

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, January 4, 2017 at 8:30pm 1/4/2017 at 8:30pm

The Clean Air Moms Action, part of the Environmental Defense Action Fund, has started a $100,000 campaign against President-elect Donald Trump’s EPA nominee Scott Pruitt.

The campaign will use children’s health concerns in ads in Washington, D.C. and six states that have “senators who could swing the confirmation vote.”

What an original technique!...

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Trump Plans to Use Executive Action to Repeal Obamacare

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, January 4, 2017 at 1:00pm 1/4/2017 at 1:00pm

Republicans gathered on Capitol Hill with Vice President-elect Mike Pence to discuss Obacamare where he announced that President-elect Donald Trump plans to use executive action to repeal the law:

“It will be an orderly transition to something better … using executive authority to ensure it’s an orderly transition,” Pence told reporters. “We’re...

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This Will Be Brutal Visual: Hillary at Trump Inauguration

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, January 4, 2017 at 8:30am 1/4/2017 at 8:30am

Until recently, it wasn’t known which of the living presidents would attend Trump’s inauguration. Jimmy Carter was quick to accept the invitation but George W. Bush had reasons to skip the event due to the many clashes between Trump and Jeb Bush. Bill Clinton had an even more obvious reason to...

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