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DOT Opens Probe Into Southwest’s Holiday Snafus

CNN Business reports: The US Transportation Department said it is in the early stages of an investigation into the Southwest Airlines holiday travel meltdown in December. The probe includes an examination of whether Southwest is scheduling more flights than it can handle. “DOT is in the initial phase of a rigorous and comprehensive investigation into Southwest Airlines’ holiday debacle that …

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Trump Melts Down Over DirecTV Dropping Newsmax

Posted last night to Trump’s Truth Social account: WOW. AT&T DIRECTV REMOVES NEWSMAX FROM ITS CHANNEL LINEUP. This disgusting move comes after ‘deplatforming’ OAN last year. The Radical Left seems to have taken over the mind and soul of AT&T. This is a big blow to the Republican Party, and to America itself. For DIRECTV to drop very popular NEWSMAX, …

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Superintendent Fired After Shooting By 6-Year-Old

NBC News reports: The Newport News School Board on Wednesday voted to replace its embattled superintendent amid the continuing fallout from a 6-year-old boy shooting his first-grade teacher this month. The board voted 5-1 to remove George Parker III as the head of the district of about 26,500 students. His separation is effective Feb. 1, School Board Chair Lisa Surles-Law …

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Santos In Fresh Scandal Over Campaign Treasurer

ABC News reports: With a disclosure filing deadline approaching as questions swirl around his use of campaign funds, embattled Rep. George Santos’ campaign appears to be left without a treasurer. On Wednesday, several fundraising committees associated with the freshman congressman from New York filed amendments to their statements of organizations, notifying the Federal Election Commission of a new treasurer. But …

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Elaine Chao Responds To Trump’s Racist Attacks

Politico reports: While former President Donald Trump’s taunts at Elaine Chao — demeaning her as “Coco Chow” or a variation of Mitch McConnell’s “China-loving wife” — have been mostly met with silence from fellow GOP officials, the main target of them is now speaking out. “When I was young, some people deliberately misspelled or mispronounced my name. Asian Americans have …

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CHATTER AWAY: Overnight Open Thread

Variety reports: The Razzie Awards have introduced an age limit for nominations following blowback after 12-year-old Ryan Kiera Armstrong (pictured above) was nominated for Worst Actress. In a statement, Razzies founder John Wilson apologized and confirmed Armstrong’s name has been removed from the ballot. He also said that going forward under-18s would not be eligible to be nominated for the …

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Bobblehead That Plays Santos’ Lies Will Benefit Dogs

The Bobblehead Hall of Fame has a new item for sale: These are the first bobbleheads featuring George Santos, the U.S. representative for New York’s 3rd congressional district. Santos was elected to Congress on November 8, 2022, and was sworn in on January 7, 2023. Santos has been accused of fabricating details about his personal and financial background as well …

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Students To Sue FL Over Banned Black History Course

Miami’s NBC affiliate reports: Famed civil rights attorney Ben Crump is planning to file a lawsuit against Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis over the rejection of an Advanced Placement African American Studies pilot program. Crump announced the planned lawsuit during a Wednesday news conference at the Florida Capitol, where he was joined by leaders from the American Federation of Teachers, politicians …

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Compulsive Liar Lies That He Fired Deborah Birx

Trump is desperate win favor with the anti-vaxxers: One of the greatest privileges I had as President was firing Deborah Birx. The only thing she had going was nice scarves. I remember so well when she was lecturing the American people not to leave their homes for Thanksgiving, and then she traveled hundreds of miles to visit her family, who …

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Former Roommate: Santos Said He Worked As A Model

From a Curbed interview with a former roommate: They ultimately gave me Anthony’s bedroom, and Anthony slept in the living room. There wasn’t even a sheet on the couch; he slept on it with no cover. He was home all day on his computer, just browsing the web, probably chatting with people. He said he was a reporter at Globo …

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