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Checks and Balances, So Far So Good

“…At this point, nine months into his presidency, the system of checks and balances appears to be working quite well: The courts continue resist the slapdash immigration orders drafted by the White House; the intelligence community’s views of Russia are largely accepted, even by the Republicans in Congress who have voted to constrain the President on this issue; and the “failing” mainstream media is doing better than ever by providing a counterweight to the Trump Administration.

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Americans Love Fake News

In a post from yesterday, I quoted Albert Einstein, who said, “The difference between stupidity and genius is that genius has its limits.”

Apparently, in 2017 America, stupidity reigns supreme. 173 more words

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Poll: Almost half think media fabricate Trump reports ㅤ ㅤ ㅤ ㅤ ㅤ ㅤ ㅤ ㅤ......

ㅤ”A Politico/Morning Consult poll finds 46 percent of voters think the media fabricate reports about Trump and his administration. Only 37 percent of voters disagree and another 17 percent are undecided, according to the poll.” 25 more words

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Who Do You Trust When The News Media Don't Even See Themselves as the News?

Images by Pixelkult, Thomas Charters and Kaufdex

How are we supposed to trust the mainstream media when they don’t even consider themselves “the media”? The mainstream media, which has the primary goal of reporting the news to everyday citizens, somehow thinks it isn’t responsible for reporting the news. 621 more words

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Lies, Bias, Facts & Fake News Revisited

Why am I revisiting this issue?  Well, for one thing, I hardly even scratched the surface in the previous post.  Furthermore, there is an assumption that those who voted for Trump are somehow gullible and misinformed.  784 more words

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HARVEY WEINSTEIN AND OTHER PRIAPIC PREDATORS


By Daniel Greenfield

In the spring of his final year as a movie mogul, Harvey Weinstein was doing what he always did. Or rather what he always did in public view: as opposed to what he has been accused of doing in hotel rooms and deserted office storage rooms. 1,418 more words

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Here is a fascinating if kind of eerie analysis of Harvey Weinstein that shows him to be a predator of culture as much as he was of women. Tony

Enough of the politics…

Ever think that maybe, just maybe, we’ve seen so much of this political crap that even the sky’s beginning to cry at just how crazy stupid it’s gotten? 371 more words

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