• Ivanka Trump Gets A Blunt Reminder Of Her Own Complicity After ‘Free Speech’ Call
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    Ivanka Trump Gets A Blunt Reminder Of Her Own Complicity After ‘Free Speech’ Call

    Twitter users pointed out the hypocrisy of Donald Trump’s daughter and adviser.

  • Trump Campaign’s Plea For Video Messages To Celebrate President’s Birthday Backfires
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    Trump Campaign’s Plea For Video Messages To Celebrate President’s Birthday Backfires

    The request sparked a wave of anger on Twitter.

  • Anderson Cooper Dismantles Kayleigh McEnany’s ‘Like Churchill’ Defense Of Trump
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    Anderson Cooper Dismantles Kayleigh McEnany’s ‘Like Churchill’ Defense Of Trump

    The CNN host thoroughly debunked the White House press secretary's claim.

  • George W. Bush Calls George Floyd’s Death, Harassment A “Shocking Failure” In Open Letter; Donald Trump Fires Back
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    George W. Bush Calls George Floyd’s Death, Harassment A “Shocking Failure” In Open Letter; Donald Trump Fires Back

    One day after former President Barack Obama called on Americans to "a president, a Congress, a U.S. Justice Department, and a federal judiciary that actually recognize the ongoing, corrosive role that racism plays in our society and want to do something about it," his predecessor, George W. Bush has weighed in on the death of […]

  • CNN Disputes Trump’s Chris Cuomo Jab: ‘Surely You Have More Important Issues Than TV Ratings’
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    CNN Disputes Trump’s Chris Cuomo Jab: ‘Surely You Have More Important Issues Than TV Ratings’

    CNN’s public relations department responded to a tweet from President Donald Trump Tuesday and suggested he had “more important issues” to contend with than taking jabs at the success of the network’s primetime hosts.“Yesterday was a bad day for the Cuomo Brothers. New York was lost to the looters, thugs, Radical Left, and all others forms of Lowlife & Scum. The Governor refuses to accept my offer of a dominating National Guard. NYC was ripped to pieces. Likewise, Fredo’s ratings are down 50%!” the president declared on Twitter, referring to CNN primetime anchor Chris Cuomo as “Fredo.”“Surely you have more important issues than TV ratings to address. But since you’ve made it a priority, we’ll correct the record,” came the reply from CNN’s PR shop. “@ChrisCuomo has had his highest ratings in history for the past two months.”Also Read: Fox News Wins Total Viewers for Weekend Protest Coverage, CNN Tops Key DemoMonthly Nielsen research ratings were released Tuesday, though the president’s statistic more closely matched one from a Daily Mail piece released over the weekend. Rather than monthly ratings, the Mail compared Cuomo’s peak with the previous week, reporting “Cuomo Prime Time” ratings plummeted 49% since he announced his coronavirus diagnosis in March.According to Tuesday’s new monthly ratings report from CNN, the network had its most-watched May ever in total-day and primetime viewership. “Cuomo Prime Time” was CNN’s top-rated program for the month among total viewers, bringing in an average of 1,948,000. In the advertiser-coveted age demographic of viewers 25-to-54, it saw an average of 513,000.Meanwhile, Trump-favored network Fox News hit some milestones, too, logging its 47th consecutive month in the top spot across all of cable in total-day viewership and 221st consecutive month as the top-rated cable news network in total viewers across both total-day and primetime.Read original story CNN Disputes Trump’s Chris Cuomo Jab: ‘Surely You Have More Important Issues Than TV Ratings’ At TheWrap

  • Florida Police Officer Suspended After Shoving A Kneeling Black Woman Amid Protest
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    Florida Police Officer Suspended After Shoving A Kneeling Black Woman Amid Protest

    Bystander video shows the Fort Lauderdale officer pushing the protester, whose hands were in the air.

  • Bill Maher Provides a List of Signs to Help White Women Know if They’re a ‘Karen’
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    Bill Maher Provides a List of Signs to Help White Women Know if They’re a ‘Karen’

    If you’ve been online over the last few months, you’ve no doubt seen a huge spike in a meme where the name Karen is used to mock a specific kind of racist white woman. But you might not be sure what actually qualifies someone to be a “Karen.” So on Friday’s “Real Time,” Bill Maher provided some helpful tips for white women who want to know if they fit the bill.The gag came during the show’s mid point, immediately after he had discussed the situation involving Amy Cooper, a white woman in New York who on Monday was caught on cell phone video making a false police report against Christian Cooper (no relation), a black man who asked her to put a leash on her dog.“People called this woman a ‘Karen.’ This is a new term but not a new concept,” Maher said. “We’ve had Clueless White Girl, and Becky I think is in this tradition. It’s a white woman of privilege, sometimes racist. It’s hard to define, so we thought we would, as a public service, for any middle-aged white women who wonder, ‘maybe I am a Karen,’ tell you some signs.”Also Read: Mark Zuckerberg Says Trump's Minneapolis Shooting Post Did Not Violate Facebook's PoliciesAnd so it is Maher unveiled those signs, which we’ll list below:“In high school, you were voted most likely to make a citizen’s arrest. Yeah, that would be one.”“You park in the handicap spot because of a gluten intolerance.”“You threatened to call immigration during a pedicure.”“When you’re at the baseball stadium and your team loses you demand to speak to the manager.”“When Samuel L Jackson says, ‘What’s in your wallet?’ you pepper spray the TV. That’s a definite sign.”“You go on a Facebook rant about how the Asian section in the supermarket keeps getting bigger.”“You repeatedly cancel Ubers until you get a driver with a ‘normal’ name.”“And when a friend says, ‘this is my fiancee,’ you say, ‘this is America, damn it, speak English!’.”Read original story Bill Maher Provides a List of Signs to Help White Women Know if They’re a ‘Karen’ At TheWrap

  • Jimmy Kimmel Says “Enough Is Enough,” Calls For Trump To Be Voted Out In Emotional Monologue About George Floyd’s Death
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    Jimmy Kimmel Says “Enough Is Enough,” Calls For Trump To Be Voted Out In Emotional Monologue About George Floyd’s Death

    Jimmy Kimmel's monologue was somber and serious tonight, as the late-night host shared his thoughts on the George Floyd death in Minneapolis and its aftermath.  Kimmel ran down the facts of the case as he saw them, and lamented "the senseless acts of violence that were brought on by a senseless act of violence," and […]

  • As Protests Rage In Multiple U.S. Cities, Don Lemon Goes After Trump: “Nobody Wants To Hear From The White House Right Now”
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    As Protests Rage In Multiple U.S. Cities, Don Lemon Goes After Trump: “Nobody Wants To Hear From The White House Right Now”

    Large-scale protests again broke out in Minneapolis and (newly) New York's Union Square on Thursday in response to he death of George Floyd, a black man who was seen on video pinned at the neck by a white police officer screaming "I can't breathe!" Floyd later died. Local officials sought to calm the unrest at […]

  • Nancy Pelosi Surprised Trump Is 'So Sensitive' About 'Morbidly Obese' Crack
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    Nancy Pelosi Surprised Trump Is 'So Sensitive' About 'Morbidly Obese' Crack

    The House speaker noted on MSNBC Tuesday that the president is "always talking about other people’s weight."

  • Arnold Schwarzenegger mocks his Trump University honorary degree in virtual commencement address
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    Arnold Schwarzenegger mocks his Trump University honorary degree in virtual commencement address

    Arnold Schwarzenegger couldn’t resist a dig at Donald Trump during his virtual commencement address, which otherwise detailed how he fought back from emergency open-heart surgery in 2018.

  • Coronavirus: People Losing Sense Of Smell Will Now Be Asked To Self-Isolate
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    Coronavirus: People Losing Sense Of Smell Will Now Be Asked To Self-Isolate

    Deputy chief medical officer Jonathan Van-Tam says anosmia is being added to the "official" list of symptoms alongside cough and fever.

  • Trump Storms Out Of Coronavirus Briefing After Female Reporters Challenge Him
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    Trump Storms Out Of Coronavirus Briefing After Female Reporters Challenge Him

    The abrupt ending came after Trump told a reporter of Asian descent to "ask China" her question about COVID-19.

  • Justin Trudeau’s Hair Is How We Know Time Still Exists During The Pandemic
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    Justin Trudeau’s Hair Is How We Know Time Still Exists During The Pandemic

    The days might blur together, but we can mark their passing from the length of the PM's hair.

  • Justin Trudeau's Offer To Help Kids With Homework Backfires On Twitter
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    Justin Trudeau's Offer To Help Kids With Homework Backfires On Twitter

    The prime minister’s tweet was met with wild conspiracy theories.

  • Andrew Cuomo Goes Full ‘Taxi Driver’ At Robert De Niro Playing Him In Coronavirus Movie
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    Andrew Cuomo Goes Full ‘Taxi Driver’ At Robert De Niro Playing Him In Coronavirus Movie

    The New York governor joked about using one of De Niro's most iconic lines on a journalist during his next pandemic briefing.

  • Tara Reade, Who Accused Joe Biden Of Sexual Assault, Does On-Camera Interview With Megyn Kelly
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    Tara Reade, Who Accused Joe Biden Of Sexual Assault, Does On-Camera Interview With Megyn Kelly

    Megyn Kelly said Thursday that she has done an on-camera interview with Tara Reade, the woman who accused Joe Biden of sexual assaulting her in 1993. In an appearance on MSNBC's Morning Joe last week, Biden vigorously denied the allegations and said that they "never, never happened." Kelly wrote on Twitter, "MK EXCLUSIVE: Former Biden […]

  • Trump Unleashes Vicious Personal Attack On MSNBC Host Nicolle Wallace
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    Trump Unleashes Vicious Personal Attack On MSNBC Host Nicolle Wallace

    President Donald Trump has unleashed his ire on MSNBC host Nicolle Wallace, calling her a "3rd rate lapdog," among other things. Wallace hosts Deadline: White House on MSNBC, and was a panelist on ABC's The View from 2014 to 2015. She previously served as White House communications director for George W. Bush and was a senior […]

  • 'Charmed' star Holly Marie Combs slams Trump for her grandfather's COVID-19 death: 'He believed you'
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    'Charmed' star Holly Marie Combs slams Trump for her grandfather's COVID-19 death: 'He believed you'

    The actress's grandfather died from COVID-19 and she blames the POTUS for telling Americans the coronavirus was no worse than the flu.

  • Dr. Oz Now Says Of COVID-19 Treatment Hydroxychloroquine: “We Are Better Off Waiting”
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    Dr. Oz Now Says Of COVID-19 Treatment Hydroxychloroquine: “We Are Better Off Waiting”

    After weeks of being a booster of the use of hydroxychloroquine as a potential treatment for coronavirus, celebrity doctor Mehmet Oz now says it's better to wait for randomized clinical trials. "The fact of the matter is, we don't know," Oz said on Fox & Friends on Wednesday. "Thank goodness these medications are prescription only […]

  • Fox News’ Chris Wallace Challenges Surgeon General for Downplaying Coronavirus Compared to Smoking, Opioid Deaths
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    Fox News’ Chris Wallace Challenges Surgeon General for Downplaying Coronavirus Compared to Smoking, Opioid Deaths

    “Fox News Sunday” anchor Chris Wallace denounced U.S. Surgeon General Vice Admiral Jerome Adams Sunday when the Trump appointee compared the coronavirus crisis to smoking and opioid usage.While governors of 42 U.S. states have issued stay-at-home orders for their residents to prevent the spread of the virus, Utah, Arkansas, North and South Dakota, Wyoming, Iowa, Nebraska and South Carolina — all with Republican governors — have held out, even as some have ordered non-essential businesses to close.Dr. Anthony Fauci, one of the heads of the Trump Administration’s coronavirus task force, has spoken in favor of a national stay-at-home order, yet Trump has refused to issue one.Also Read: Coronavirus Diary: Squeezed Slowly to Stop the Pandemic“The coronavirus is not a state issue; it doesn’t follow or respect state borders. Dr. Fauci says he believes there should be a national stay-at-home order. Is he wrong?” Wallace asked Adams.TODAY: Dr. Jerome Adams on how the U.S. can most effectively combat the coronavirus. FNS FoxNews pic.twitter.com/Iv6nS9ZaVb— FoxNewsSunday (@FoxNewsSunday) April 5, 2020After saying that even residents of states without a stay-at-home order are still following guidelines from the Center of Disease Control, Adams then compared the coronavirus crisis to smoking and opioid usage, saying that states have different laws on cigarettes and drugs and that “more people will die even in the worst projections from cigarette smoking in this country than are going to die from coronavirus this year.”Wallace challenged that comparison. “There’s a big difference between opioids and cigarettes, which are something that people decide to use or not to use, and the coronavirus, which people catch. It’s not an individual choice,” he responded.“And you know, when President Trump says that he is a wartime president, during World War II, FDR didn’t say, ‘Well, it’s up to each state to decide what to do.’ He mobilized the nation. Again, why not a national stay-at-home order? The coronavirus doesn’t recognize states’ rights, so does the federal analogy really work here?” Wallace pressed.Adams replied by saying that governors are “intensely protective of their right to be able to decide what’s best for their states,” but that he and federal public health officials would “do everything we can” to advise them.Watch the exchange between Wallace and Adams in the clip above.Read original story Fox News’ Chris Wallace Challenges Surgeon General for Downplaying Coronavirus Compared to Smoking, Opioid Deaths At TheWrap

  • Doctor Drops Some Coronavirus Truth Bombs On Fox News, Lights Up Twitter
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    Doctor Drops Some Coronavirus Truth Bombs On Fox News, Lights Up Twitter

    Dr. Rishi Desai's blunt segment earned him some new fans on social media.

  • Sophie Grégoire Trudeau Feeling 'Much Better' After Coronavirus Battle
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    Sophie Grégoire Trudeau Feeling 'Much Better' After Coronavirus Battle

    "We are all in this together," Prime Minister Justin Trudeau's wife says.

  • Ryan Reynolds Answers Justin Trudeau’s Call To Spread COVID-19 Awareness
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    Ryan Reynolds Answers Justin Trudeau’s Call To Spread COVID-19 Awareness

    Seth Rogen and other Canadian celebs are stepping up to help "plank the curve."

  • Canada’s Health Officials Are The Heroes We Need During This Coronavirus Pandemic
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    Canada’s Health Officials Are The Heroes We Need During This Coronavirus Pandemic

    People like Dr. Theresa Tam and Dr. Bonnie Henry will get us through this.