Tag Archives: Idiocracy

Trump Lies About Approval Rating, Ignores Shooting

The New York Daily News reports: President Trump took time out of his busy schedule Sunday for golf and self-praise, but failed to publicly mention a mass shooting at a Jacksonville video game tournament that left three dead, including the gunman. Trump tweeted twice after news of the shooting broke around 2 p.m., once quoting a Washington Times aggregation from …

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Journalist Suggests Media Start By Assuming Trump Is Lying And Then Do “Backwards Fact Check” [VIDEO]

“I’m done being Talmudic about ‘is it a lie, what’s his intent’. Who could know intent with this man? He lies every minute, he changes his story second to second. We should just say he’s lying, folks. Start from that premise. He is a liar. If you can prove he’s not telling a lie, great – we should fact check …

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Fox Host Slams Trump’s Tweet About McCain’s Death

The Hill reports: Fox News analyst Brit Hume took a swipe at President Trump over his tweet offering condolences to the family of GOP Sen. John McCain (Ariz.), who died Saturday at the age of 81. Hume pointed out that Trump’s tweet avoided praising McCain himself, setting it vastly apart from the dozens of tributes to the late senator posted …

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Trump Threatens FBI Over “Crooked Hillary” Emails

The Huffington Post reports: President Donald Trump on Saturday issued a chilling warning to the FBI, accusing the agency of ignoring “tens of thousands” of Hillary Clinton’s emails and warning that he “may have to get involved.” His tweets came less than an hour after similar ones criticizing Attorney General Jeff Sessions, adding fodder to growing rumors that Sessions’ days …

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Glorious Leader Continues Public Attacks On Sessions

The Washington Examiner reports: Attorney General Jeff Sessions has been in plenty of public battles with President Trump, but this week’s tense exchange between the two now have some thinking that Sessions may be on the way out. One Trump ally, Sen. Lindsey Graham, R-S.C., talked openly about the clock running out on Sessions after more than a year of …

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White House Officials Expect Pardon For Manafort

Politico reports: President Donald Trump’s lawyers and a cadre of informal White House advisers claim they’ve convinced him not to pardon Paul Manafort — but White House officials expect the president to do it anyway. The president’s characterization of his former campaign chairman as a victim and “brave man” is being read by aides as a signal that Trump wants …

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Rudy Giuliani: No, Flipping Should Not Be Illegal

The New York Daily News reports: When it comes to flipping, Rudy Giuliani won’t budge. The former federal prosecutor — famous for coaxing New York mobsters into spilling the beans on their bosses — took a jab at President Trump on Friday over his claim that the longstanding legal tactic of “flipping” ought to be “outlawed.” “The President is not …

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NRA Spox: Dems Want To Al Capone The President

“The moral argument over the president’s infidelities would never result in legal trouble. So they believe they have to take a lesson from the Clinton years and find a way to make it a legal problem. And that’s exactly what they’re using campaign finance for, an already unconstitutional set of laws to pull it off. They’re trying to Al Capone …

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InfoWars Host: Hawaii’s Hurricane Was Split In Two By An Energy Beam Fired From Antarctica By John Kerry

Media Matters has the transcript: OWEN SHROYER (HOST): Call me crazy, call me a conspiracy theorist, I’m going to show you right now from August 9 an energy wave or whatever you want to call it being fired out of Antarctica, split two hurricanes that were forming in the Pacific Ocean about to hit Hawaii. Guys, go ahead and roll …

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Michael Cohen’s GoFundMe Raises $150K In 48 Hours

The Associated Press reports: By Friday morning, the GoFundMe page dubbed the “Michael Cohen Truth Fund” had raised more than $149,000 from about 2,770 donations. Most reaction on social media was incredulous and unsympathetic, but one $5 donor was encouraging, writing: “The USA would love you for your honesty.” Confusion over the web address for the fundraising page, michaelcohentruthfund.com, led …

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Zircon & Burlap Attack Warren For Insensitivity To The “Millions Of Thousands Being Killed By Illegal Aliens”

“Shame on Senator Elizabeth Warren for being insensitive and dismissive of the tragedy that happened to Mollie Tibbetts. That is so sad. The mere fact that she don’t understand that millions of Americans want border security. It’s the reason why she need to be voted out of office. I heard her talk about family separation at the border. What about …

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Duncan Hunter Blames Wife For Stolen Money, Claims His Text Messages Were Edited, Won’t Resign [VIDEO]

Newsweek reports: Republican Rep. Duncan Hunter pleaded not guilty to charges of illegally using campaign funds for personal expenses on Thursday and blamed his wife Margaret Hunter, saying she handled his finances. “She was also the campaign manager, so whatever she did that’ll be looked at too, I’m sure,” Hunter told Fox News on Thursday. “But I didn’t do it. …

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Trump To Jeff Sessions: Why Isn’t Hillary In Jail Too?

Axios reports: President Trump responded Friday to Attorney General Jeff Sessions’ statement pushing back on Trump for belittling him in a Fox News interview. Following Trump and Sessions’ war of words yesterday, the two had an awkward meeting at the White House, during which they didn’t say a word about their confrontation. And while Trump has aversion to in-person confrontation, …

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Records For 15M Texas Voters Found Unsecured Online

TechCrunch reports: A massive trove of voter records containing personal information on millions of Texas residents has been found online. The data — a single file containing an estimated 14.8 million records — was left on an unsecured server without a password. Texas has 19.3 million registered voters. It’s the latest exposure of voter data in a long string of …

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Jeff Sessions Finally Hits Back At Trump’s Attacks

Mother Jones reports: Attorney General Jeff Sessions issued a rare statement on Thursday responding to President Donald Trump’s continued attacks against him and the Justice Department—the most recent of which came just hours earlier in a newly aired Fox News interview. The president today accused Sessions of never having had taken “control” of the Justice Department. In his statement Thursday, …

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Glorious Leader Loses His Pecker To Prosecutors

The New York Times reports: The tabloid executive David J. Pecker has been granted immunity by federal prosecutors investigating payments during the 2016 campaign to two women who said they had affairs with Donald J. Trump, a person familiar with the investigation confirmed on Thursday. Mr. Pecker is chief executive and chairman of American Media Inc., the nation’s biggest tabloid …

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Washington Post: Trump Lies 7.6 Times Daily [VIDEO]

The Washington Post reports: One of the distinguishing characteristics of Donald Trump’s presidency has been his loose relationship with facts. As of the beginning of this month, The Washington Post’s Fact Checker had documented 4,229 false or misleading claims from the president — an average of nearly 7.6 a day. Trump’s allies have defended the president by suggesting that facts …

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Giuliani Demands DOJ Indictment For Hillary Clinton

Mediaite reports: Despite all the legal problems this week for President Trump and old members of his inner circle, Rudy Giuliani is apparently doing his best to make sure #LockHerUp is still a thing. The former mayor-turned-Trump lawyer is back on Twitter and demanding that the Department of Justice hurry up and bring an indictment against Hillary Clinton. Specifically, he …

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China Retaliates As Billions In New US Tariffs Kick In

CNBC reports: A new round of U.S. tariffs on $16 billion worth of Chinese imports kicked in on Thursday, prompting Beijing to retaliate with its own levies on American goods worth the same amount. The latest trade escalation comes as officials from the world’s two largest economies meet for tariff negotiations in Washington. At 12.01 a.m. EDT on Thursday, the …

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Glorious Leader: If I Got Impeached, The Stock Market Would Crash And “Everybody Would Be Very Poor”

The Hill reports: President Trump in an interview broadcast early Thursday questioned why there are calls for his impeachment because he’s “somebody who’s done a great job.” “Fox and Friends” host Ainsley Earhardt asked Trump if Democrats will move to impeach him if they retake the House during November’s midterm elections. “I don’t know how you can impeach somebody who’s …

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