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Media Hoaxes: No, Trump Did Not Ignore Daily Intel Briefings Regarding Wuhan Coronavirus

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, May 1, 2020 at 7:00am 5/1/2020 at 7:00am

Before the news cycle (finally) turned to stories about the Tara Reade allegations against Joe Biden and the FBI’s apparent shocking malfeasance in entrapping General Mike Flynn, the Washington Post published a story claiming that President Trump ignored Wuhan coronavirus warnings issued throughout January and February in his daily presidential...

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Media Hoaxes: No, Trump does not owe $200 million to Bank of China (UPDATE: Politico issues statement noting other reporting errors)

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Posted by  ▪  Sunday, April 26, 2020 at 7:00pm 4/26/2020 at 7:00pm
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*Please scroll to the bottom for an update to this story*

Earlier this month, the Trump campaign released a hard-hitting ad criticizing Joe and Hunter Biden’s China ties. It’s an ad that set the stage for the US-China relationship as *the* major campaign issue in the months to come, thanks in large...

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Media Hoaxes: No, There Has Not Been A Spike In Calls To Poison Control Because Of Trump’s Recent Comments

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, April 25, 2020 at 8:00pm 4/25/2020 at 8:00pm
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There they go again.  The media has completely abrogated any semblance of journalistic integrity since President Trump was elected. Further evidence occurred this week after Trump engaged in some characteristic thinking out loud during a coronavirus briefing; the media rushed to spread as widely as possible their—wildly inaccurate—interpretation of...

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Federal Judge Dismissed Smollett’s Countersuit Against Chicago Police

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Posted by  ▪  Friday, April 24, 2020 at 11:00am 4/24/2020 at 11:00am
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U.S. District Court Judge Virginia Kendall dismissed former Empire actor Jussie Smollett’s countersuit against the Chicago police because a special Cook County grand jury re-indicted him.

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Media Hoaxes: No, Trump Did Not Send 17 Tons of Public U.S. Coronavirus Supplies to China

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, April 23, 2020 at 5:00pm 4/23/2020 at 5:00pm
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An ad released this week by American Bridge 21st Century, a liberal PAC, severely misrepresents the U.S. government’s role in facilitating the delivery of 17-18 tons of medical supplies accumulated from private sector donations.

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Media Hoaxes: No, Trump did not “disband” WH pandemic office, cut CDC work from “49 to 10” countries, or refuse WHO “testing kits”

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, March 18, 2020 at 7:00am 3/18/2020 at 7:00am
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It’s absolutely stunning to see Democrats and the media (all the usual nods to repeating myself) continue to attack President Trump with a range of outright lies in the midst of a global pandemic.

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Woman Arrested for Allegedly Carving ‘White Pride’ Into Sidewalk in Front of Tennessee Business

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, March 11, 2020 at 7:00am 3/11/2020 at 7:00am
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Law enforcement in Johnson City, Tennessee, responded this week to a possible hate crime. Someone carved the words ‘white pride’ into the sidewalk in front of a black-owned gym. Ultimately, a suspect was arrested.

Oddly enough, the person who was arrested is a woman of color.

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Media Hoaxes: No, Trump Did Not Call Coronavirus a Hoax, and No, Fauci Was Not “Muzzled”

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, February 29, 2020 at 6:00pm 2/29/2020 at 6:00pm
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The media seems intent on proving over and over again that they cannot be trusted.  Having botched their sky-is-falling Russia, Ukraine, and the infamous “two scoops” scandal, they are now all-in proclaiming—completely incorrectly—that President Trump called the coronavirus a hoax.

He did not.  In fact, their response to what Trump actually said...

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Syracuse Chancellor: White Supremacist Manifesto ‘Probably a Hoax’

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, November 21, 2019 at 3:00pm 11/21/2019 at 3:00pm
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Earlier this week, Syracuse University police investigated reports of a white supremacist manifesto appeared on an online forum and distributed to students via AirDrop on their phones at the library.

Chancellor Kent Syverud announced today “the rumor was probably a hoax.”

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Racist Posters on UW-Madison Campus Revealed to be Part of a ‘Protest’

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Posted by  ▪  Saturday, October 19, 2019 at 3:30pm 10/19/2019 at 3:30pm

This is so sadly typical. When the posters were found, everyone freaked out. Then it was revealed that they were placed on campus by students of color who were purportedly targeted in the racist posters.

WKOW News reports:

UPDATE: Racial posters on UW-Madison campus are part of protest campaign

UPDATE (WKOW) — UW-Madison says...

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Racial Attack Used by Media to Smear Mike Pence’s Wife Revealed as Hoax

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, October 1, 2019 at 7:00am 10/1/2019 at 7:00am
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A middle school student at Immanuel Christian School in Virginia recently claimed white boys at the school held her down and cut her hair. The media wasted no time trying to pin this controversy to Karen Pence, wife of Vice President Mike Pence, because she works there as a p...

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U. St. Thomas Student Charged With Allegedly Making Hoax Bomb Threats to School

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, September 25, 2019 at 10:00am 9/25/2019 at 10:00am

When someone does something like this, you have to wonder if they realize it’s going to follow them for years.

TwinCities.com reports:

St. Thomas student charged with federal crime for [allegedly] making bomb threats to university

A University of St. Thomas student has been charged with a federal crime for [allegedly] making what authorities...

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“Noose” Found At U. Michigan Hospital Turns Out Not To Be A Noose

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, July 18, 2019 at 9:00am 7/18/2019 at 9:00am
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A few weeks ago, the University of Michigan Hospital launched an investigation after a supposed noose was found on an employee’s desk. Now the investigation has concluded after finding that it wasn’t a noose at all.

Is anyone surprised?

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Osundairo Brothers File Suit In Federal Lawsuit Against Jussie Smollett’s Attorneys

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Posted by  ▪  Tuesday, April 23, 2019 at 1:00pm 4/23/2019 at 1:00pm
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Guess what, Jussie Smollett. This situation is not going away.

Abel and Ola Osundairo, the brothers involved in the alleged racist and homophobic attack against Smollett, which the Chicago police concluded was a hoax, have sued Smollett’s attorneys for defamation.

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Kim Foxx Communicated With Her Team After Recusal From Jussie Smollett Case

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Posted by  ▪  Wednesday, April 17, 2019 at 11:00am 4/17/2019 at 11:00am

The ABC-I team in Chicago continues its great work investigating Cook County State’s Attorney Kim Foxx after her office dropped 16 felony charges against actor Jussie Smollett.

Foxx recused herself from the case after she talked with Smollett’s family before the charges, but new texts show that she still communicated with her...

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Chicago Prosecutor Kim Foxx Suggests Racism to Explain Criticism Over Jussie Smollett

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Posted by  ▪  Monday, April 8, 2019 at 1:00pm 4/8/2019 at 1:00pm
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Cook County State’s Attorney Kim Foxx has faced mounting criticism after the office dropped all felony charges against Empire actor Jussie Smollett.

Instead of providing an explanation, Foxx pulled the race card and suggested those who criticize her are racist.

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Jussie Smollett Must Pay Chicago $138,000 on Thursday or Face Civil Lawsuit

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Posted by  ▪  Thursday, April 4, 2019 at 1:00pm 4/4/2019 at 1:00pm
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Last week, the State’s Attorney’s office in Cook County dropped the felony charges against Jussie Smollett for allegedly pulling off a fake racist and homophobic attack.

A few days later, Mayor Rahm Emanuel asked Chicago’s Law Department to send Smollett a letter that demanded he pay back...

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