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Newsweek Reporter Fired for Inaccurate Report About Trump Spending Thanksgiving “Tweeting and Golfing”

https://twitter.com/DonaldJTrumpJr/status/1200189112952795139 via https://twitter.com/realDonaldTrump/status/1200224161576017921
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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, November 30, 2019 at 6:00pm 11/30/2019 at 6:00pm
https://twitter.com/DonaldJTrumpJr/status/1200189112952795139 via https://twitter.com/realDonaldTrump/status/1200224161576017921

As Legal Insurrection readers are aware, President Trump spent his Thanksgiving in Afghanistan serving Thanksgiving dinner to our troops and personally thanking them for their service to our great country.

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Newsweek Retracts Story That Alt-Right Bots Forced Franken to Resign, Not Sexual Harassment

http://www.kabc.com/2017/11/16/leeann-tweeden-on-senator-al-franken/
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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, February 21, 2018 at 1:00pm 2/21/2018 at 1:00pm
http://www.kabc.com/2017/11/16/leeann-tweeden-on-senator-al-franken/

Two days ago, Newsweek published an article that claimed alt-right bots forced former Sen. Al Franken (D-MN) to resign…not, you know, him grabbing women’s butts or breasts.

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When Newsweek Ripped off The Onion: An Insider’s Account of Newsweek’s Decline

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, February 8, 2018 at 5:00pm 2/8/2018 at 5:00pm

We’ve cataloged the bizarre implosion of the once great Newsweek.

Just a few years ago, Newsweek ceased printing but was resurrected when a religious cult leader purchased the publication. Since then, Newsweek has suffered embarrassment after embarrassment, publishing a steady stream of fake news, conspiracies, and inaccurate information.

An office visit from the...

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Top Newsweek Execs Fired Suddenly

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, February 5, 2018 at 7:15pm 2/5/2018 at 7:15pm

Newsweek’s bizarre downward spiral has a new twist. Monday, CNN reported top execs at the struggling publication were suddenly canned.

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Newsweek’s Sad Fall From Grace

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, January 22, 2018 at 3:00pm 1/22/2018 at 3:00pm

Newsweek’s fall from respected publication to tabloid trash has been a remarkable and sad spectacle.

Like many other print publications, Newsweek struggled with reduced circulation when online news became the preferred medium for news consumption. In 2012, Newsweek printed what was supposed to be its last edition.

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Newsweek Headline Pokes Fun at the Pences Who’ve Recently Lost Several Pets

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, December 8, 2017 at 12:15pm 12/8/2017 at 12:15pm

The second family has had a rough go lately.

Prior to being elected, they lost their beloved beagle.

When they moved to DC after the election, their cats Oreo and Pickle and bunny Marlon Bundo moved with them.

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Newsweek: What’s Up With All These Loudmouth Conservative Irish-Americans?

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, October 28, 2017 at 11:30am 10/28/2017 at 11:30am
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Newsweek published an article this week which took direct aim at Irish Americans. Who knew Irish-bashing was still alive and well in the 21st century?

The author of the piece is named Van Gosse and teaches history at Franklin & Marshall College. He’s not kidding, either. He obviously sees this as a...

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The Daily Beast – Newsweek Merger May Be A Winner

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, March 16, 2011 at 7:00am 3/16/2011 at 7:00am

The Daily Beast – Newsweek merger apparently is not doing too well in terms of web traffic, with Newsweek plunging and The Daily Beast stagnant.

How desperate is The Daily Beast to make the Newsweek merger work?

When I clicked over from a link at HotAir, it brought up this pop-up, which prevented further viewing unless you...

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Yippee, Daily Beast Swallows Newsweek

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, November 12, 2010 at 10:16am 11/12/2010 at 10:16am

The Daily Beast and Newsweek are getting married.  How fitting.  The epitome of the new-age left-wing journals which masquerades as quasi-news organization is acquiring (let’s not kid around that it really is a merger of equals) with the dinosaur of left-wing opinion journals which — at least for the past decade...

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Pigs Fly: Media Matters Gets It Right On Palin Newsweek Cover

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, November 18, 2009 at 9:04am 11/18/2009 at 9:04am

As anyone who reads this blog knows, I am not a fan of Media Matters. All too often, Media Matters spends way too much time staring at videos of the latest O’Reilly show or speech by a Republican politician, or listening to every syllable uttered by Rush Limbaugh, trying to find...

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The Spartacus Campaign Faces Another Cash Crunch

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, December 2, 2019 at 9:00am 12/2/2019 at 9:00am
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Cory Booker is once again urgently seeking donations to keep his 2020 presidential campaign going. He made a plea during an appearance on Face the Nation on Sunday.

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Trolling the Turkeys Week at Legal Insurrection

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, December 1, 2019 at 8:00am 12/1/2019 at 8:00am

This week Trump tweeted a funny meme of himself and once again, people in the media fact-checked it.

Then Trump visited the troops for Thanksgiving and this happened.

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Wrong Whole Foods: Boycott Calls After WholeFoods Magazine Names Mitch McConnell ‘Person of the Year’

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, November 29, 2019 at 6:00pm 11/29/2019 at 6:00pm
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Outrage culture leads to many misunderstandings because people react before they think or even educate themselves.

The latest incident involves Whole Foods. A magazine called WholeFoods, which is not associated with the grocery store, named Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell its Person of the Year.

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College Democrats in Texas Trying to Bring More Voting Booths to Campus With Lawsuit

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, November 28, 2019 at 9:00am 11/28/2019 at 9:00am

Democrats are targeting Texas for 2020 and they’re getting help from their college supporters.

Newsweek reports:

Texas College Democrats Aim to Bring More Voting Booths to C...

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Michelle Obama 2020 Chatter Rising — As We Predicted Over Two Years Ago

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, November 26, 2019 at 5:00pm 11/26/2019 at 5:00pm
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I’m not saying we’re clairvoyant. I’m not saying we see things before others do. I’m not saying that by the time this is all over you are going to be asking us to pick lottery numbers for you.

I’m not saying any of those things, though I will humble br...

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Biden, Warren Pander to Stacey Abrams, Repeat Debunked Claims About Her Election Loss

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, November 24, 2019 at 4:00pm 11/24/2019 at 4:00pm

Though the Democratic candidates for president debated in Stacey Abrams’ home state of Georgia last Wednesday, surprisingly enough her name was only mentioned twice during the debate itself – once by Sen. Amy Klobuchar (MN) and the other time by Sen. Cory Booker (NJ).

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Democratic National Committee Asking for Support From College Students in 2020

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, November 6, 2019 at 12:00pm 11/6/2019 at 12:00pm

Doesn’t this suggest that Democrats know college students are one of their core constituencies? No wonder they want college to be free.

Newsweek reports:

To Oust Trump From Office in 2020, Democrats Shift College Student Messaging: Don’t Just Vote, Join the Movement

To regain control of the White House in 2020, the Democratic National...

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