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Laura Ingraham Dumps “Summer Camps” Child-Snatch Centers Description But Sticks With “Boarding Schools”

Fox News Channel primetime star Laura Ingraham was under fire for calling snatched-kids detention centers “essentially summer camps” on her Monday show before the hour long program even ended. She wound the broadcast, noting the number of already “very upset people” over that comparison, so said she would instead stick with just “boarding schools” because, she said, that’s how they were described in the San Diego Union Tribune: Apparently there are a lot of people very… Read

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Jeffrey Katzenberg Raises Big Bucks For Democrats’ Midterms Efforts In SoCal

Barack Obama is coming to Beverly Hills next week to rake in dough for the Democrats, but Jeffrey Katzenberg made it rain money for the party on Monday. In a hosted fundraiser last night at Spago, the former DreamWorks Animation boss and now WndrCo chief and spouse Marilyn helped raise $4.5 million for Democrats running in this year's deeply contested midterm elections. "California is critical in Democrat's efforts to win back the House this fall!" proclaimed the invite… Read

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Stephen Colbert Delivers Satan’s Message To Baby Snatching AG Jeff Sessions: “See You Soon”

UPDATED with video: There is the right side of history and then there is the side of history in which the Trump administration defends its policy of separating children from their parents, Stephen Colbert said – one of many late-night stars to pummel President Donald Trump’s baby-snatching immigration policy. Fox News Channel argued the chain link fenced boxes in which children are being put after they are separated from their parent are not cages, they’re pens, the CBS… Read

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Fox News’ Laura Ingraham Under Fire After Calling Detention Centers “Summer Camps” For Immigrant Children

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Fox News Channel host Laura Ingraham has come under fire for comments she made on The Ingraham Angle on Monday, calling immigration detention centers for children, "essentially summer camps." Ingraham’s show faced an advertiser boycott in April after she took to Twitter to mock Parkland survivor David Hogg. On the heels of the “summer camps” quip Monday night, some on Twitter were using the hashtag #boycottlaura. On her program, Ingraham said, "As more illegal immigrants… Read

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Seth Meyers: Donald Trump Gaslighting America With Claims His Baby Snatching Immigration Policy Is Democrats’ Doing

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Seth Meyers is among the late-night stars to attack Donald Trump and members of his administration who defended his new “zero tolerance” immigration policy in which thousands of children are being snatched from their parents at the southern border. Baby snatching is not a law foisted upon them by Democrats, as Trump has insisted. It's a policy decision by the Trump administration, the NBC Late Night host explained. And, over the weekend, White House Senior Policy Adviser S… Read

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DHS Secy Nielsen Insists “We Are Country Of Compassion” As She Touts Trump’s Child Snatching Immigration Policy

Department of Homeland Security Secy Kirstjen Nielsen defended the Trump administration's appalling policy of snatching children from parents at the border, insisting she's merely enforcing the law and it's up to Congress to "fix it." "Congress and the courts created this problem and Congress alone can fix it," she insisted to reporters at the White House briefing, which started four hours late so she could be flown back from New Orleans, reportedly after White House… Read

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California Split: Who Would Get Custody Of The Golden State Movies If Ballot Measure Passes?

I already had a headache from fretting about the ballot measure to split California. Who gets the water? What happens to Prop 13? Where's Yosemite? Can we still repeal the gas tax? Are the prisons in one state, the criminals in another? What about the bullet train? How do we divvy up Jerry Brown's legacy? Then I came up against a bigger worry: Who gets the movies? I don't mean the studios, such as they are in the 21st century. Those are mostly in Los Angeles, so they… Read

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Donald Trump Escalates Democrat-Blaming For His Border Baby Snatch Policy

“The U.S. will not be a migrant camp and it will not be a refugee holding facility,” President Donald Trump told the world this morning, via a speech to the National Space Council. “Look what happened in Europe and other places. We can’t allow that to happen in the United States. Not on my watch,” Trump said, after a morning spent tweet-blaming Democrats for his administration’s controversial immigration policy of separating children from parents at the border. “We want… Read

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John Oliver Blasts Donald Trump Administration For Taking Children From Parents As Immigration Strategy

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John Oliver kicked off Last Week Tonight talking about President Donald Trump’s roller coaster week, that began when he met with “Cutie Patootie” Kim Jong Un. Trump tweet-boasted we can all feel much safer than the day he took office, because there is “no longer a nuclear threat from North Korean,” adding, “sleep well tonight!” “Donald Trump telling me I can sleep well tonight is like the Grim Reaper telling me to Have a Happy Birthday,” Oliver said. “His presence is the… Read

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Director James L. Brooks Tweets That “Nursing Babies” Are Being Pulled From Mothers At Border

Writer, director and producer James L. Brooks has weighed in on the zero-tolerance policy at the US southern border. In a late Saturday night tweet, Brooks claimed President Donald Trump was using a policy of family separation “as hostages to get his damn wall.” Brooks, whose resume includes The Simpsons, Taxi and Mary Tyler Moore television shows, as well as the films Terms of Endearment, The Edge of Seventeen and Broadcast News, said "Nursing babies are being pulled… Read

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‘This Week’: Steve Bannon Claims Border Outrage Aims “To Demonize Donald Trump”

Former White House chief strategist Steve Bannon said criticism of President Donald Trump’s border policy and foreign policies has reached a point where “The whole purpose here is to demonize Donald Trump.” Appearing on ABC-TV’s This Week with ABC chief White House correspondent Jonathan Karl, Bannon defended the president’s initiatives, saying in the case of family separation that he’s merely following the law and promises to seal the border. The administration has… Read

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‘Meet The Press’ Panel: President’s Twitter Activity Fueling Mueller Probe

The Mueller investigation is yielding more heat than light, much of it caused by President Donald Trump’s propensity to take to Twitter and vent. That was the conclusion by the media panel on this week’s Meet The Press. Led by moderator Chuck Todd, the group included David Brooks, columnist for The New York Times; Amy Walter, national editor of The Cook Political Report; Danielle Pletka of the American Enterprise Institute; and Eugene Robinson, columnist for The… Read