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Associated Press Tries Tying Steve Bannon to Harvey Weinstein

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, October 13, 2017 at 10:00am 10/13/2017 at 10:00am
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You knew this would happen, right? The media can’t resist the urge to tie anything negative to Trump directly or by extension. The ridiculous thing about this is that it’s a blatant nothing burger. The whole point is to plant an association in people’s minds.

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Associated Press Fact Checks Senator’s Porcupine Sex Analogy

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, June 29, 2017 at 2:55pm 6/29/2017 at 2:55pm
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And yet we still have a press corps who hasn’t quite figured out why real America finds it difficult to take them seriously.

While discussing the health care overhaul, Sen. Pat Roberts (R-KS) likened legislative negotiations to porcupines making love. Because they’re a premier purveyor of Serious Journalism™, the Associated Press...

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Can We Stop Pretending the Associated Press is Unbiased?

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, March 16, 2017 at 8:00pm 3/16/2017 at 8:00pm

Over the years, we’ve cataloged numerous instances of bias-driven reporting from just about every major news outlet our country has to offer.

The AP is not immune. More concerning about creeping bias in AP reporting is that most major publications, channels, and stations in the U.S. have subscriptions to the Associated...

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As Associated Press exiles the phrase “illegal immigrant”, bloggers ban the term “journalist”

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, April 3, 2013 at 3:30pm 4/3/2013 at 3:30pm

When journalism hits rock bottom, it grabs a jack hammer and keeps going.

As Professor Jacobson reported:  The Associated Press has banned the phase “illegal immigrant” from its style guide.

Yet, illegal immigrati...

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Associated Press and the Profit of Mohammed

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, November 29, 2012 at 9:30am 11/29/2012 at 9:30am

Remember after 9/11 (the original, not the Benghazi update), when Reuters decided its stylebook would require putting the word terrorist in scare quotes on the grounds that “one man’s terrorist is another man’s freedom fighter”?

Well, now the Associated Press stylebook apparently insists that Mohammed be preceded by the word Prophet.

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Attorney General William Barr Reiterates at Press Conference: No Collusion, No Obstruction

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, April 18, 2019 at 9:00am 4/18/2019 at 9:00am
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Attorney General William Barr once again reiterated that Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s report found that President Donald Trump and his campaign did not collude with Russia. He also stressed that he and Rosenstein did not find evidence that Trump obstructed justice.

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Laura Ingraham advertisers cave in to pressure campaign after she tweeted that David Hogg “whines”

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, March 29, 2018 at 5:00pm 3/29/2018 at 5:00pm
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Parkland shooting survivor David Hogg has spent the last month and a half criticizing 2nd Amendment supporters in the most grotesque terms.

His latest tirade accused those who disagree with him as “sick f**kers”:

“I’m beyond exhausted,” Hogg said. “I get to a certain point where I just get so tired that I...

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UW Madison Declines Student Demands to Label Lincoln a Genocidal Oppressor

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, October 15, 2017 at 4:00pm 10/15/2017 at 4:00pm

Not even Abraham Lincoln is safe from the ire of progressive students.

The Daily Caller reports:

UW Madison Dismisses Demands To Brand Abe Lincoln A Genocidal Oppressor

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NSA and Intel Director Testify: “Never Been Pressured” by Trump to Interfere with Investigations

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, June 7, 2017 at 2:30pm 6/7/2017 at 2:30pm

Director of National Intelligence (DNI) Dan Coats and NSA Director Admiral Mike Rogers testified before the Senate Intelligence Committee Wednesday.

During the hearing, Sen. Warner (D-VA) asked, “would be in any way typical for a President to ask questions or bring up an ongoing FBI investigation, particularly if that investigation concerns associates...

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Yale employee smashes allegedly racist stained-glass window, Yale won’t press charges

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, July 13, 2016 at 9:00am 7/13/2016 at 9:00am

A cafeteria worker at Yale’s Calhoun College named Corey Menafee “resigned” from his job last month after using a broom handle to smash a window. The stained glass image in the window depicted slaves working in a cotton field.

Menafee, who is black said the image angered him and that “we shouldn’t...

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#Pandora, #SiberianExpress leave 28 Americans Dead

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, February 22, 2015 at 2:24pm 2/22/2015 at 2:24pm

The hottest topics in weather today are the officially-named winter storms that are being covered as enthusiastically as hurricanes once were.

Winter storms Pandora, and the associated Siberian Express, are well-chronicled via social media.

The photos are amazing:

And so are the videos:

Tragically, however, over...

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Rebel Pressure Works, President of Yemen Resigns

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, January 22, 2015 at 4:39pm 1/22/2015 at 4:39pm

Earlier today, Yemeni President Abed Rabbo Mansour Hadi and his government resigned under pressure from Houthi rebels who gained control over the Presidential palace and residence this week.

According to Presidential adviser Sultan al-Atawani, contrary to what previous sources touted as the beginnings of a compromise, Houthi rebels refused to withdraw...

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Obama’s First Press Conference An Embarrassment — For The Press

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, February 9, 2009 at 10:00pm 2/9/2009 at 10:00pm

Barack Obama held his first press conference as President tonight. With the “stimulus” plans on the table at the House and Senate, the press had an opportunity to show that it no longer was slobbering over Obama. The press failed. Not a single reporter challenged Obama on the specifics of the...

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AP continues to craft inaccurate headlines

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, May 22, 2015 at 4:20pm 5/22/2015 at 4:20pm

I’ve long assumed that just about anything written by a journalist has only the most tenuous relationship to reality (see Michael Crichton’s “Gell-Mann Amnesia Effect”).

Few news agencies are as skilled at...

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New Palestinian Authority PM: Trump Peace Plan will be “Born Dead”

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, April 19, 2019 at 9:00am 4/19/2019 at 9:00am
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The newly appointed Palestinian Authority (PA) Prime Minister Mohammed Shtayyeh said in an interview with the Associated Press earlier this week that the much-anticipated United States peace plan to be presented in the coming months will be “born dead.”

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The Resurrection of Notre Dame Cathedral Begins

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, April 17, 2019 at 7:00am 4/17/2019 at 7:00am
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As a practicing Catholic who visited the famous Notre Dame Cathedral in 2015, watching the news reports covering the conflagration, the destruction of its roof, and the collapse of its iconic spire was gut-wrenching.

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The Numbers are in, Trump Campaign Building “Unprecedented War Chest”

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, April 15, 2019 at 7:30pm 4/15/2019 at 7:30pm

Trump’s campaign blew past the crowded Democrat primary field in 2019’s first quarter of campaign fundraising, raking in a whopping $30 million — that’s more than the top two Democrat contenders combined.

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