WH’s Kayleigh McEnany, Liberal Reporters Go to WAR Over Woodward Book
With Jeffrey Goldberg’s Atlantic story in tatters, they needed a new so-called bombshell and they got it Wednesday in an excerpt on coronavirus from Bob Woodward’s new book Rage. And with that, White House reporters had a new talking point. On Wednesday afternoon, they tried (and failed) to browbeat Press Secretary Kayleigh McEnany over claims that Trump “lied to the American…
AP Won't Quote Opponents of Removing Robert E. Lee Statue
When it comes to debating the removal of statues of Confederate generals, it’s clear Associated Press thinks one side doesn’t have “very fine people” on it. AP reporter Sarah Rankin explained the legal tussles over the (now-vandalized) Robert E. Lee statue on Richmond’s Monument Avenue, and only one side was quoted.
AP Fact Checks Cory Booker Boasting About Minimum Wage
As Jazz Shaw at Hot Air pointed out, the AP Fact Check team has flagged another Democrat convention speech, this time Senator Cory "Spartacus" Booker's minimum wage remarks on Thursday night
AP Fact Check Flags Michelle Obama on Kids 'Thrown Into Cages'
The Associated Press “Fact Check” squad overwhelmingly focuses on Donald Trump, but they probably shocked their media clients on Tuesday by flagging Michelle Obama’s pre-taped convention speech as repeating distortions about a policy starting under Obama.
Liberal Outlets TRASH Jobs Report ‘Topping Expectations’
Good economic news is never bad enough for the liberal media. The Bureau of Labor Statistics recently released an impressive report on job growth in July. Specifically, “Total non-farm payroll employment rose by 1.8 million in July, and the unemployment rate fell to 10.2 percent.”
Pro-Life Democrats Call Out Party’s ‘Abortion Extremism'
Democrats for Life led a coalition against the Democrat Party’s “explicit support” for “abortion extremism” in its national platform in an open letter released on Friday.
AP Will Capitalize the 'B' in 'Black,' But NOT the 'W' in 'White'
One apparent result of the rioting and looting in cities across the country by people of different races during the past few months is the decision made by employees with the Associated Press to continue lowercasing the first letter in the word “white.” However, a decision made last month to capitalize the “B” in “Black” will continue since there is “clear desire and reason” because of “the…
Trump's Measured Presser Sends Scarborough Into New Screaming Fit
President Trump's measured, somber, tone at his coronavirus press conference of July 21st enrages Joe Scarborough, sending him into a screaming, table-pounding, fit about how he's killing Americans.
Column: The Journalistic Malpractice of Touting 'Devout' Biden
Get a load of this badly disguised press release from AP, headlined "Biden's bid touts faith, courts even religious conservatives." A Biden aide declared Biden's identity as "a very devout Catholic and person of deep faith" is "baked into" his campaign. Rebuttal? Not allowed.
Women's Soccer Players Kneel; NASCAR Anthem Musician Denounces U.S.
The topic of race enveloped two sporting events this past weekend. Saxophonist Mike Phillips, who performed the Star Spangled Banner prior to Sunday's NASCAR competition at Pocono Raceway, called America a racist nation. All members of the Portland and North Carolina teams kneeled during the national anthem prior to their National Women's Soccer League (NWSL) game in Utah Saturday.
George Soros Group Part of $59M Mail-In Voting Effort to Help Left
Liberal billionaire George Soros is pouring it on in a multimillion-dollar effort to help Democrats turn out their voters in the 2020 election. The Associated Press reported that “A network of deep-pocketed progressive donors is launching a $59 million effort to encourage people of color to vote by mail in November.”
McEnany Tells Off Lefty WH Press on Social Distancing Double Standard
Amidst what was sadly a White House Press Briefing marred by a litany of audio problems (which the White House later cleans up), the shameless liberal press corps turned in an embarrassing performance while Press Secretary Kayleigh McEnany schooled them on their double standard in coronavirus concerns about Saturday’s Trump rally versus Black Lives Matter protests.
AP Cries False on 'Trump vs. Twitter' on Coronavirus Spin
AP's "Fact Check" team obsessively challenges the statements of President Trump, almost to the exclusion of other people in national politics. But are they checking facts, or opinions? On Saturday, they claimed Trump "stretched the facts or shredding them as he tried to make the best of a U.S. death toll surpassing 100,000 from the coronavirus" and other issues. Their "fact check" was actually…
AP Cameraman Fired After Criticizing Palestinians for Beating Reporter
Covering the news in the Middle East can be a very dangerous job, especially when opposing forces become intensified during clashes between warring factions. That was the situation this week, when Eyad Hamad, a veteran cameraman for the Associated Press, stated that he was fired after the Palestinian Authority filed a complaint against him for criticizing security forces who had arrested and…