Tag Archives: Donald Trump

Convention Bounce: Trump +3 In New CNN Poll

Politico reports: Donald Trump got a bounce from the Republican National Convention, jumping out in front of Hillary Clinton in a new CNN/ORC International poll released Monday, conducted in the days following the party gathering. Trump leads Clinton 48 percent to 45 percent in a two-way matchup, compared with the presumptive Democratic nominee’s seven-point advantage (49 percent to 42 percent) …

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Jon Oliver On The GOP Convention [VIDEO]

The Chicago Tribune recaps: Putting his own spin on what just happened in Cleveland, Oliver opened by calling it a “3D IMAX (Expletive) Dumpster Fire.” And then the show did one of its trademark extended segments on the Republican convention, which was exactly the thing every “LWT” fan wanted to see. You’ll probably see headlines for it Monday like, “Watch …

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Clinton Campaign Manager: Russian Hackers Timed Leak Of DNC Emails To Help Donald Trump [VIDEO]

Politico reports: Hillary Clinton campaign manager Robby Mook suggested Sunday that internal DNC emails leaked last week were an effort from the Russians to help Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump. “What’s disturbing to us is that experts are telling us Russian state actors broke into the DNC, stole these emails, and other experts are now saying that the Russians are …

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Trump Campaign’s Español No Es Bueno

I missed this amusing tidbit on Friday. From the Daily Dot: Even though Donald Trump doesn’t have the best track record when it comes to Latino issues, at the RNC last night there appeared to be a dedicated group of supporters holding signs that said “Latinos Para Trump.” Indeed, some questioned whether the group was in fact Latino, though obviously …

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Trump Campaign: Leaked Emails Prove Democrats Rigged The System Against Bernie Sanders [VIDEO]

The Hill reports: Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump’s campaign chairman said Sunday that the Democratic National Committee’s (DNC) leaked emails show the party favored presumptive presidential nominee Hillary Clinton from the start. “What’s in those emails show it was clearly a rigged system,” Paul Manafort said on ABC’s “This Week.” “Bernie Sanders never had a chance, and frankly, I think …

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The Liberal Redneck On The GOP Convention [VIDEO]

In his latest clip for the New York Daily News, viral YouTube star Trae Crowder dishes on the GOP convention. Watch below. Crowder’s WellRED show is now touring.

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Washington Post Editorial Board: Donald Trump’s Candidacy Presents A Unique Threat To Democracy

From the editorial board of the Washington Post: Mr. Trump campaigns by insult and denigration, insinuation and wild accusation: Ted Cruz’s father was involved in the assassination of President John F. Kennedy; Hillary Clinton may be guilty of murder; Mr. Obama is a traitor who wants Muslims to attack. The Republican Party has moved the lunatic fringe onto center stage, …

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Trump Money Beg: Hillary, We’re Coming For You

For reasons unknown, over the last year Dr. Stabby’s money begs came to me addressed to “Pamela.” As you’ll see below, the Trump campaign must be using his email list. Pamela, I have a message for Obama, Hillary, and their cronies who have hijacked our country: “Pamela and I are coming for you. We are going to take our country …

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Pavarotti’s Widow To Trump: Stop Using His Music

NBC News reports: Luciano Pavarotti’s widow has told Donald Trump to stop playing the tenor’s most famous aria at campaign events, saying the billionaire’s values are “incompatible” with the world’s most recognized opera singer. It comes after a slew of other musicians and estates also complained about use of their music at Trump rallies or the Republican National Convention in …

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Trump Campaign: Tim Kaine Is Corrupt

Politico reports: Donald Trump’s campaign wasted little time depicting Hillary Clinton’s new running mate as a continuation of the “rigged system,” casting Virginia Sen. Tim Kaine as “Corrupt Tim” and attacking him for supporting President Barack Obama’s policies. “Tim Kaine is Hillary’s VP pick. The ultimate insiders – Obama, Hillary, and Kaine. Don’t let Obama have a 3rd Term. Contribute,” …

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Last Night In Four Minutes Of Hate [VIDEO]

If you somehow avoided the final night of the GOP’s Nuremberg Rally, the Los Angeles Times has boiled the entire thing down to just four minutes of lowlights. Watch below.

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REVENGE: Trump Attacks Cruz, Says Nobody Has Ever Disproved That His Father Helped Kill JFK [VIDEO]

So this happened today. Via Politico: A day after accepting the Republican Party’s nomination for president, Donald Trump rehashed a conspiracy theory that claims the man who killed President John F. Kennedy once cavorted with Ted Cruz’s father. “I don’t know his father. I met him once. I think he’s a lovely guy,” Trump said at a morning-after rally in …

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David Duke Announces Run For US Senate: I Will Defend The Heritage Of European-Americans [VIDEO]

Exactly 12 hours after Trump accepts the nomination, Tony Perkins’ BFF throws his hood into the ring. This is NOT a coincidence. The Hill reports: Former Ku Klux Klan leader David Duke is launching a run for a U.S. Senate seat in Louisiana, he announced Friday. “After the great outpouring of overwhelming support, I’m proud to announce my candidacy for …

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Disloyal Ivanka Sells Her Convention Dress…At Macy’s

This morning Ivanka Trump posted a photo of last night’s speech and told her two million Twitter followers that they can “shop Ivanka’s look.” The link in the tweet takes you to Macy’s, where you can buy last night’s NOT made in the USA polyester/spandex “sleeveless studded sheath dress” for a reasonable $138. So much for that boycott. Sad! Disloyal!

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Keith Olbermann On Trump’s Mental Health [VIDEO]

You’ll enjoy this. The Huffington Post recaps: Time for some armchair psychiatry. Sports and political commentator Keith Olbermann used the 20 items on the Hare Psychopathy Checklist ― an actual clinical tool used to help diagnose psychopathy ― to assess Donald Trump. The results? Well, let’s just say the GOP presidential candidate probably won’t be bragging about his YUGE numbers …

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The Very Very Incredible Deal: Rosie O’Donnell Narrates Donald Trump Biopic For The Daily Show [VIDEO]

The Daily Beast reports: The Daily Show went live Thursday night following Donald Trump’s lie-filled speech from the Republican National Convention in Cleveland. And while it was refreshing to see host Trevor Noah respond so quickly to the nominee’s remarks, it was a taped piece that ended up stealing the show. Following his opening segment, Noah introduced a full-on parody …

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Jon Stewart Takes Over Stephen Colbert’s Desk [VIDEO]

Vox sets up the clip: It’s been 351 days since Jon Stewart sat behind the desk of a late-night talk show and delivered jokes about US politics and the day’s headlines. In the time since Stewart left The Daily Show (on August 6, 2015), his many proteges have spread far and wide across the TV landscape. Samantha Bee is on …

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LIVE VIDEO: Republican Convention Day Four

The fourth and final day of the 2016 Republican National Convention gavels to disorder at 7PM. Watch below. Tonight’s theme is Make America One Again and among the scheduled speakers are RNC chairman Reince Priebus, Oklahoma Gov. Mary Fallin, Liberty University president Jerry Falwell Jr., Rep. Marsha Blackburn, and homocon Peter Thiel, who is expected to be the first-ever GOP …

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New Hillary Ad: Back When Donald Loved Me [VIDEO]

Mediaite recaps: The political media world is abuzz about Texas Senator and former Republican presidential candidate Ted Cruz‘s failure to endorse nominee Donald Trump during his speech at the Republican National Convention Wednesday night, but presumptive Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton‘s campaign is spending Thursday morning reminding people about someone who did endorse the nominee. Unfortunately for Donald Trump, the nominee …

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CLEVELAND: White Supremacist GOP Delegate Booted For Hoping That Snipers Kill Black Protesters

We’re just surprised the GOP didn’t give her a medal. From the Chicago Sun-Times: The Illinois Republican Party on Wednesday revoked the convention credentials of a Donald Trump delegate from Chicago “for publicly-made racist comments and threats of violence” on a Facebook posting. Illinois Republican Party Chairman Tim Schneider told the Sun-Times the party, “has zero tolerance for racism of …

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