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My Newsweek Op-Ed: “Arab World Delusions Fuel BDS Campaign’s Coronavirus Conspiracies”

https://www.newsweek.com/arab-world-delusions-fuel-bds-campaigns-coronavirus-conspiracies-opinion-1504520
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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, May 17, 2020 at 10:30am 5/17/2020 at 10:30am
https://www.newsweek.com/arab-world-delusions-fuel-bds-campaigns-coronavirus-conspiracies-opinion-1504520

Regular readers may remember my two-part investigation of the anti-Israel movement’s appropriation of coronavirus pandemic panic.

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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?

https://youtu.be/GcAX_8pK9ZY
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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, October 28, 2017 at 11:30am 10/28/2017 at 11:30am
https://youtu.be/GcAX_8pK9ZY

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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Dems fear Biden would blow it all by debating Trump

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PpMAd7uXMSY
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Posted by  ▪  Monday, August 3, 2020 at 5:05pm 8/3/2020 at 5:05pm
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=PpMAd7uXMSY

A spokesperson for the Joe Biden campaign insisted today that Biden “looks forward” to participating in debates with Trump.

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My Grandparents Escaped North Korea: I Don’t Want Marxism Here

Public Domain https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Flight_of_Refugees_Across_Wrecked_Bridge_in_Korea.jpg
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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, July 19, 2020 at 6:00pm 7/19/2020 at 6:00pm
Public Domain https://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Flight_of_Refugees_Across_Wrecked_Bridge_in_Korea.jpg

On June 25, 1950, North Korean troops crossed the 38th parallel to invade the fledgling democratic south. Amidst changing borders, victories, and defeats, hundreds of thousands of Koreans from the North escaped to the South in the hopes of finding freedom.

Two of these refugees were my grandfathers.

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Arson suspected in blaze within French medieval cathedral at Nantes

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JknSNYTI90g
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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, July 19, 2020 at 12:00pm 7/19/2020 at 12:00pm
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JknSNYTI90g

Arson is suspected in a fire that has ravaged the famous 15th-century cathedral in the French city of Nantes, blowing out stained-glass windows and destroying a grand organ.

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‘The Hill’ Runs False ‘Confederate Statues’ Headline on Kristi Noem’s Mount Rushmore Speech

https://youtu.be/grXY2irHV4s
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Posted by  ▪  Monday, July 6, 2020 at 5:00pm 7/6/2020 at 5:00pm
https://youtu.be/grXY2irHV4s

As Fuzzy reported Sunday, the mainstream media ran wild over the weekend with blatantly biased articles and tweets on the speech President Trump gave Friday night at Mount Rushmore on the eve of Independence Day.

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Trump delivers an epic Independence Day speech at Mt. Rushmore

CSPAN video: http://www.realclearpolitics.com/video/2020/07/04/trump_their_goal_is_not_a_better_america_their_goal_is_to_end_america.html?jwsource=cl
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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, July 4, 2020 at 2:00pm 7/4/2020 at 2:00pm
CSPAN video: http://www.realclearpolitics.com/video/2020/07/04/trump_their_goal_is_not_a_better_america_their_goal_is_to_end_america.html?jwsource=cl

Last week, I predicted that the reason Mt. Rushmore was being targeted by social justice warriors so fiercely was because President Donald Trump was slated to be part of an Independence Day celebration at the historic monument. I theorized that it was because agitators wanted to disrupted the event.

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Liberal Media Sure Are Obsessed With Villifying #Parler As Alternative To Twitter

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, June 27, 2020 at 7:30pm 6/27/2020 at 7:30pm

There have been many attempts to create a Twitter alternative, but in the wake of Twitter’s decision to censor a tweet by President Trump and its permanent bans on prominent right-leaning accounts like that of meme master CarpeDonktum, Parler is attracting users at a startling rate.

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