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  • Nicolle Wallace reveals what Trump fears most about Kamala Harris

    08/12/2020 10:32:06 AM PDT · by MarvinStinson · 81 replies
    aol ^ | Aug 12th 2020 | ED MAZZA
    President Donald Trump and his team are already nervous about the selection of Sen. Kamala Harris (D-Calif.) as former Vice President Joe Biden’s running mate, Nicolle Wallace said on Tuesday night. “This was the pick that scared them the most,” the MSNBC host said. Trump, she noted, simply doesn’t have the capacity to see a VP as someone to help run the country. “He only saw this in terms of a ‘casting’ for the night of primetime coverage that is the vice presidential debate,” Wallace said. Trump and his team believe Harris will more than handle Vice President Mike Pence...
  • CNBC's August Poll Not Reflective of Likely Voters? Here is the Data--You Decide

    The media continues to publish polls that assume a turnout completely different from 2020. The latest CNBC poll, which has Biden up by 6 points, is no different. Highlights - significant oversampling of younger voters, undersampling of older voters. The CNBC poll oversampled 18-49 year olds by 20%, compared to 2016 turnout.The CNBC poll undersampled 50+ year olds by 15%, compared to 2016 turnout.The CNBC poll undersampled Republicans by 8%, compared to 2016 turnout. SEE THE DATA...
  • Government lawyer suggests Attorney General Barr had secret reasons for dropping Michael Flynn criminal case

    08/11/2020 8:57:04 AM PDT · by janetjanet998 · 61 replies
    Attorney General William Barr may have had secret information that led the Justice Department to seek to drop its criminal case against Michael Flynn, a government lawyer said Tuesday.
  • Trump Says Hydroxychloroquine 'Would Be the Hottest Thing' if He Had Not Endorsed It to Treat COVID-19

    08/11/2020 8:23:50 AM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 32 replies
    Newsweek ^ | 08/11/2020 | Katherine Fung
    President Trump said hydroxychloroquine "would be the hottest thing" had he not endorsed the anti-malaria drug as a treatment for COVID-19. "If I would have said, 'I don't believe in it. It doesn't work,' it would be the hottest thing going right now," he said Tuesday morning. In an interview on sports radio show Outkick, Trump told host Clay Travis that the drug "causes no problem," citing his own use of hydroxychloroquine as a preventive measure against the virus in May. "As soon as I came out with it, they said 'Oh, it doesn't work.' They went crazy," Trump added,...
  • Feminists Lay Out for Media How They Want Biden’s Running Mate Treated

    08/10/2020 7:02:28 AM PDT · by Sir Napsalot · 31 replies
    Breitbart - Politics ^ | 8-9-2020 | Dr. Susan Berry
    Left-wing feminist groups such as Planned Parenthood, NARAL, Times Up, and Emily’s List have sent urgent notices to media outlets, warning them that Joe Biden’s female running mate is likely to be subjected to “sexist” and “racist” attacks. “A woman VP candidate, possibly a Black or Brown woman candidate, requires the same kind of internal consideration about systemic inequality as you undertook earlier this year,” the abortion rights supporters wrote to media heads, as NBC News reported. The coalition leaders include Obama adviser Valerie Jarrett, NARAL President Ilyse Hogue, Planned Parenthood CEO Alexis McGill Johnson, Former Planned Parenthood CEO Cecile...
  • VIDEO: Why Does Mourning Mika Look So Sad Over Polls Showing Biden Winning?

    08/10/2020 8:19:41 AM PDT · by PJ-Comix · 38 replies
    YouTube ^ | August 10, 2020 | DUmmie FUnnies
    VIDEO Mika Brzezinski on Morning Joe reacted in a very strange way to polls showing that Joe Biden is winning in the battleground states. You don't have to be a body language expert to see the oddity of Mika revealing her deep sadness over this to the point she seems to be on the verge of crying. It could be she is having flashbacks back to 2016 when the polls guaranteed a Hillary Clinton victory. Mika is also upset that the post office can't seem to handle millions of possible mail-in ballots. Hey, Mika, it's the Post Office! It's...
  • oe Biden – The Cardboard Cutout Candidate

    08/10/2020 5:04:26 AM PDT · by Kaslin · 23 replies
    American Thinker.com ^ | August 10, 2020 | Brian C. Joondeph
    Cardboard cutouts are life size replicas of a person, typically famous, perfect for parties, events, and photoshoots, as Amazon describes for a cardboard cutout of President Trump. As Amazon explains, these cutouts are easy to assemble, stand on their own, won’t break or damage easily and best of all come with a 30-day money back guarantee. Joe Biden is a cardboard cutout candidate. He was easy to assemble. He did no work on his own with his handlers at CNN and MSNBC assembling his candidacy out of the ash heap of the Democrat primaries. Granted Biden’s primary opponents were as...
  • Nonprofit mails 587,638 erroneous absentee ballot applications to Virginia voters

    08/09/2020 8:30:10 AM PDT · by Behind Liberal Lines · 57 replies
    NBC News 12 ^ | 08.07.20 | By Graham Moomaw
    A misunderstanding of Virginia’s independent cities and counties apparently led a nonprofit voter registration group to mail 587,638 absentee ballot applications to Virginia voters that asked them to send the ballot back to the wrong election office. The Center for Voter Information said the mishap was an honest mistake mainly affecting voters in a handful of localities that share a name: including Fairfax City and Fairfax County, Richmond City and Richmond County, Roanoke City and Roanoke County, and Franklin City and Franklin County.... The mass mailing, which involved more than 2.2 million pre-filled absentee ballot applications statewide, sowed confusion for...
  • Swalwell: Report on Election Interference ‘Trying to Conflate Threats’ on China, Iran, and Russia ‘to Protect’ Trump

    08/08/2020 9:15:09 AM PDT · by rktman · 16 replies
    breitbart.com ^ | 8/7/2020 | Ian Hatchett
    On Friday’s broadcast of MSNBC’s “The ReidOut,” Rep. Eric Swalwell (D-CA) reacted to National Counterintelligence and Security Center (NCSC) Director William Evanina’s statement on threats to the 2020 election coming from Russia, China, and Iran by stating that “They are truly trying to conflate threats, I believe, to protect the president.” Host Joy Reid asked, “What do you make of the fact that there’s all this other information too about Iran and China. Do you worry that that information is being included in order to get it past Donald Trump, meaning, have something in there to both-sides it so that...
  • Did Columbus 'discover' America? Teachers re-examine how history is taught

    08/08/2020 3:51:57 AM PDT · by C19fan · 50 replies
    NBC News ^ | August 8, 2020 | Daniella Silva
    Educators from around the country have been reflecting on what they teach and how they teach it in the wake of the death of George Floyd and the national protests that followed. Some lessons up for reconsideration: the dismissive take that it was simply "the norm" that Presidents George Washington and Thomas Jefferson owned slaves in the late 1700s and language around Christopher Columbus' "discovery" of America.
  • Gillibrand: If Anyone Helps Trump with Nomination Speech ‘It’s in Violation of the Hatch Act’

    08/07/2020 10:10:35 AM PDT · by lowbridge · 83 replies
    Breitbart ^ | August 6, 2020 | TRENT BAKER
    Thursday on MSNBC’s “Andrea Mitchell Reports,” Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand (D-NY) weighed in on the possibility of President Donald Trump giving his speech accepting the Republican Party presidential nomination from the White House, despite some suggesting it could a violation of the Hatch Act. -snip “I think it’s an outrage,” Gillibrand lamented. “President Trump continues to demean his office. He continues to break norms, and if anyone helps him do his speech, it’s in violation of the Hatch Act. So he may well be exempt, but again, to misuse federal resources for political gain is something that we do not tolerate...
  • Layoffs coming at NBC News

    08/05/2020 11:16:35 AM PDT · by marcusmaximus · 61 replies
    Page Six ^ | 8/5/2020 | Sara Nathan
    NBC News will layoff a slew of staff as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic, Page Six is told. On Tuesday, multiple outlets reported that its parent company NBCUniversal planned to make widespread cuts at its operations across the country. Now sources tell us that some of those layoffs will be at NBC News, which produces flagships including “NBC Nightly News” and the “Today” show.
  • CNBC, Bloomberg News Shill for Communist China Bashing US Over TikTok

    08/05/2020 8:52:02 AM PDT · by JV3MRC · 3 replies
    NewsBusters ^ | 8/5/2020 | Joseph Vazquez
    Liberal business outlets elevating Chinese state media’s attack on the U.S. over the data-harvesting Chinese app TikTok is a disgusting example of their anti-American bent.
  • Comcast's NBCUniversal has started laying off employees--WSJ report

    08/04/2020 4:47:25 PM PDT · by marcusmaximus · 31 replies
    Marketwatch ^ | 8/4/2020 | Tomi Kilgore
    Comcast Corp.'s NBCUniversal has started laying off employees across its entertainment portfolio, including its sports and cable channels, movie studio and theme parks, according to a report in The Wall Street Journal.
  • Former MSNBC Producer Explains Why She Left in Blistering Letter

    08/04/2020 8:15:37 AM PDT · by SeekAndFind · 26 replies
    Townhall ^ | 08/04/2020 | Leah Barkoukis
    What’s it like behind the scenes at MSNBC? Ratings and politics were at the core of every editorial decision, according to one former producer, forcing “skilled journalists to make bad decisions on a daily basis.” In a letter about her July 24 departure from MSNBC, Ariana Pekary explains why she left. “It’s possible that I’m more sensitive to the editorial process due to my background in public radio, where no decision I ever witnessed was predicated on how a topic or guest would 'rate.' The longer I was at MSNBC, the more I saw such choices — it’s practically baked...
  • MSNBC Producer Calls TV News Operations a “Cancer”

    08/04/2020 10:29:14 AM PDT · by EyesOfTX · 10 replies
    DB Daily Update ^ | David Blackmon
    FACT CHECK: She’s right. – Ariana Pekary, a producer at the evil, Goebbels-style fake news operation MSNBC who resigned last month, has written a parting letter in which she classifies MSNBC and other TV news operations as “a cancer” on our country. It’s pretty hard to argue with that. The letter, posted on her blog, accuses the network’s producers of exactly what you’d expect – choosing stories and panel guests not based on their newsworthiness but on how they might help with the ratings: It’s possible that I’m more sensitive to the editorial process due to my background in public...
  • MSNBC Producer Quits, Writes That ‘The Job Itself Forces Skilled Journalists To Make Bad Decisions On A Daily Basis’

    08/03/2020 7:46:28 PM PDT · by CheshireTheCat · 18 replies
    Breitbart ^ | August 3, 2020 | Shelby Talbott
    MSNBC producer Ariana Pekary quit the network in July and wrote a blog post Monday explaining how she believes “the news” – including her former network – “is fundamentally flawed.”...“The model blocks diversity of thought and content because the networks have incentive to amplify fringe voices and events, at the expense of others… all because it pumps up the ratings,” Pekary continued. “This cancer risks human lives, even in the middle of a pandemic.” The former MSNBC producer wrote that “this cancer risks our democracy,” too, and that “context and factual data are often considered too cumbersome for the audience.”...
  • Rep. Jayapal asks that her name be properly pronounced after colleague gets it wrong

    07/29/2020 6:39:36 AM PDT · by C19fan · 63 replies
    NBC News ^ | July 28, 2020 | Isoke Samuel
    Rep. Pramila Jayapal, D-Wash., interrupted Rep. Debbie Lesko, R-Ariz., to correct how Lesko pronounced her name during a Judiciary Committee hearing Tuesday about protests and the use of federal intervention in major cities.
  • NBC reporter corrects Chris Hayes after host labels NYPD arrest a 'kidnapping'

    07/28/2020 11:21:43 PM PDT · by knighthawk · 7 replies
    Fox News ^ | July 28 2020 | Joseph A. Wulfsohn
    MSNBC host Chris Hayes appeared to be called out by one of his own colleagues for apparently mischaracterizing a viral video of an NYPD arrest as a "kidnapping." On Tuesday evening, a video shared by journalist Michelle Ihooq showed what she described as a "trans femme protestor" being pulled into an unmarked van with other protesters shouting at the officers. "NYC is taking after Portland," Ihooq wrote, noting the federal agents that were recently deployed by the Trump administration.
  • New Battleground Election Polls (CNBC/ChangePolls)

    07/29/2020 5:32:49 AM PDT · by RandFan · 50 replies
    Twitter ^ | July 29 | PpollingNumbers
    @PpollingNumbers #NEW @CNBC/@ChangePolls #Pennsylvania: Biden 48% (+2) Trump 46% #Arizona: Biden 47% (+2) Trump 45% #Florida: Biden 48% (+3) Trump 45% #NorthCarolina: Biden 49% (+3) Trump 46% #Michigan: Biden 46% (+4) Trump 42% #Wisconsin: Biden 48% (+5) Trump 43% (7/24-26)