Samantha Bee Blasts Donald Trump Anti-Semitic Dog Whistling
President Donald Trump and many other Republicans reacted to the murder of 11 people in a Pittsburgh synagogue by condemning anti-semitism, Sam Bee acknowledged on Full Frontal.
“But the truth is the Republican party tolerates anti-semitism and benefits from it,” she charged.
Mainstream conservatives, Bee said, would never say anything negative about Jews outright but there are other words they use like "coastal elites," “globalists,” “Hollywood liberals” – or, as Trump… Read
Donald Trump Torched For “Fake News” Tweet About Visit To Site Of Slaughter
President Donald Trump got torched on this morning for his tweet about his visit to the Pittsburgh synagogue where 11 people were assassinated by an anti-Semite, in which Trump blasted “Fake News” for reports of protesters in the city.
"Melania and I were treated very nicely yesterday in Pittsburgh. The Office of the President was shown great respect on a very sad & solemn day,” Trump tweeted, adding a short video of his visit.
“We were treated so warmly. Small… Read
Jimmy Kimmel Pounds Donald Trump For Response To Last Week’s Historic Violence
Among late-night hosts tackling President Donald Trump’s reaction to last week’s violence, Jimmy Kimmel blasted POTUS for his response when asked if he would pull back on media attacks in wake of bombs sent to CNN.
Trump insisted he has toned down his rhetoric and boasted he could actually tone it up because the media has been “so unfair to me.” Trump supporter Cesar Sayoc has been charged with sending multiple bombs to CNN in New York and Atlanta.
“Yeah if you guys… Read
Third Suspected Bomb Found On Way To CNN As Donald Trump Blames Press
A third suspected pipe bomb has been intercepted en route to CNN as the man alleged to have sent 14 other pipe bombs to prominent critics of President Donald Trump was due in court today.
Those 14 bombs include two sent to CNN’s HQ in Manhattan’s Time Warner Center, and a third suspected explosive device addressed to CNN’s Atlanta offices. While the previous two bombs were addressed to critics of Trump – former CIA Director John Brennan and former National Intelligence… Read
Donald Trump Directs Followers To “End” The “Fake News,” Returning “Peace”
President Donald Trump put a target on the backs of the press, via .
“The Fake News is doing everything in their power to blame Republicans, Conservatives and me for the division and hatred that has been going on for so long in our Country,” Trump tweeted one day after an alt-right subscriber gunned down 11 at a Pittsburgh synagogue, to kill Jews he believed were financing a white-killing caravan heading to the border.
“Actually, it is their Fake & Dishonest… Read
John Oliver Blasts Fox News Channel Over Air Time Devoted To Theory Donald Trump’s Critics Sent Bombs
John Oliver opened Last Week Tonight with a fleeting image of former Fox News Channel star Megyn Kelly, who has just lost her NBC News morning show after defending blackface Halloween costumes, under the words “Trickus Treatem.”
Then the HBO late-night host dove straight into discussion of Kelly’s former TV News home’s coverage of bombs sent last week to many of President Donald Trump’s most prominent critics.
Oliver noted that the sending of 14 bombs, and the arrest of Ce… Read
Donald Trump Praises Arrest In Connection With 12 Bombs Sent To Trump Critics
UPDATED: President Donald Trump commended those who apprehended Floridian Cesar Sayoc Jr. in connection with "packages and devices” that have been mailed to “high profile figures throughout the country and a media organization."
“I am pleased to inform you that law enforcement has apprehended a suspect,” Trump said this afternoon at a previously scheduled White House meeting, calling it “an incredible job by law enforcement."
“These terrorizing acts are despicable and… Read
WarnerMedia CEO John Stankey Praises Jeff Zucker & CNN In Memo About Bomb Sent To Time Warner Center
“Jeff Zucker and the entire CNN team showed why a capable and functioning press is an essential element in defense of our liberty,” WarnerMedia CEO John Stankey said this evening in a memo to staff addressing the bomb sent to the cable news network at the Time Warner Center in Manhattan hours earlier.
The apparently coordinated delivery of bombs also sent to former President Barack Obama, former Sen. Hillary Clinton, former U.S. Attorney General Eric Holder, Rep. Maxine… Read
Donald Trump Commemorates 9/11 With Attack On FBI And DOJ Before Delivering Shanksville Speech
President Donald Trump kicked off his 9/11 observations attacking the FBI and DOJ.
Taking from Fox News, Trump tweeted: "’We have found nothing to show collusion between President Trump & Russia, absolutely zero but every day get more documentation showing collusion between the FBI & DOJ, the Hillary campaign, foreign spies & Russians, incredible.’"
In more Fox News cribbing, Trump tweeted about “Strzok-Page” texts on a “media leak strategy” and complained “nothing being… Read
Jon Stewart Making First Fox News Appearance Since ‘O’Reilly Factor’ In 2014
Jon Stewart today will make his first appearance on Fox News Channel since appearing on Bill O’Reilly’s primetime program back in 2014.
Stewart will appear at 3 PM ET, on Shep Smith’s program; in the pre-taped interview, the former The Daily Show host continues to champion the World Trade Center Health Program, which provides medical monitoring and treatment for responders at the WTC and related sites, along with survivors who were at the disaster area in the weeks and… Read
London Police Respond To Oxford Circus Panic; Terrorism Fears Unfounded
UPDATE: London police say they are standing down at a scene of panic Oxford Circus earlier today, with reports of shots fired apparently unfounded. “Additional officers remain on duty in the West End to reassure the public,” the Metropolitan police have tweeted.
There was some confusion as to what exactly happened at Oxford Circus, but what was clear was that there were hundreds of people running away from the underground tube station. Deadline’s London-based co-editor… Read
H.R. McMaster Translates Donald Trump’s Judicial System “Laughing Stock” Claim To Rattled Reporters At Press Briefing
Thursday was Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster’s turn to play Trump Translator. The National Security Adviser got asked at the daily White House press briefing to explain to reporters the President’s tweets about the country’s criminal justice system. McMaster had come to talk about Trump’s trip to Asia.
One day earlier, after an Uzbek native who came to the U.S. in 2010 used a truck to kill eight people on a Manhattan bike path, Trump told reporters, "We have to come up with… Read