Required Reading – November 26

Required reading from around the web of the best, most interesting, or most though provoking things we’ve read: Kredo: Iran Had Secret Plans to Build Five Nuclear Warheads “The report is being viewed as a bombshell revelation on Capitol Hill and is seen as validating critics of the Obama administration who alleged the former White […]

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DOJ Investigates Comey’s FBI on Nassar Case

The Wall Street Journal reports that the Department of Justice is investigating how James Comey’s FBI handled serious allegations of sexual abuse against Larry Nassar, the former doctor for the women’s U.S. gymnastics team. The DOJ’s Inspector General will review why Comey’s FBI delayed for months an active investigation into Nassar, who now is in […]

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Do You Trust This Man With Government Secrets?

  President Trump this morning suggested he might revoke the security clearance of Philip Mudd, a CNN contributor and former CIA bigwig. Mudd made headlines over the weekend for berating a Republican pundit who accused former intelligence officials of monetizing their security clearances. “They have them and they keep them because it’s profitable for them […]

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Tucker Carlson Scorches the Trump-Treason Mob

In a lengthy, impassioned and fearless monologue Tuesday night, Fox News host Tucker Carlson verbally nuked the bi-partisan mob now in full pitchfork mode over Donald Trump’s Helsinki press conference with Russian President Vladimir Putin. Carlson blasted the cabal of politicians and pundits now accusing the president of being a traitor (one congressman suggested he […]

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Republicans With A DACA Death Wish

  Why Republicans? Why? I do not share the conventional wisdom about the metaphysical certitude of a Blue Wave™ building somewhere just over the horizon. In fact, I think that Republicans have a fairly strong record and if they stick to the Trump agenda, a very strong platform. After all, the stock market is up, […]

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NeverTrump Sides With Porn Stars, Dictators and Gang Members

Chicago White Sox fans have a motto: “My favorite teams are the White Sox and whoever is playing against the Chicago Cubs.” If NeverTrump was a baseball team (LOL, just imagine the athletic skills of that sad clique), their saying would be, “my favorite team is whoever is playing against Donald Trump.” But instead of cheering […]

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Dishonesty About Kelly Sadler

  White House aide Kelly Sadler is the object of this week’s outrage mob. The cycle is well-known: Dig through someone’s past or present comments whether public or private, find something that someone, somewhere finds offensive or can spin as offensive, and then whip up a media frenzy demanding a public shaming, which usually includes […]

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Remember When Feminists Marched Against Pornography?

The Women’s March has gone around the bend. You might be thinking, “You just noticed?” but they’ve staked out a position that makes the hats look like a good idea. Many of you will know that Backpage.com was seized by the FBI last week amidst allegations of pimping and money laundering. For those of you […]

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The Emperor’s New Hoodie

Mark Zuckerberg dangled more than he bedazzled, with his posterior atop a seat cushion while his ass was not on the line; while he traded his hoodie for a suit and tie, as if it were class picture day at a pop-up version of Sears on Capitol Hill; while he neither blinked nor belied his […]

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Wednesday Russia Collusion Roundup

    Jamie Kirchick: “The ‘collusion’ narrative is doing the Russians’ dirty work for them” (WaPo)  “In their haste to brand President Trump a tool, they’re unwittingly doing the Russians’ work for them: validating the notion that our democracy is a sham,” Kirchick writes. “While Russia clearly preferred Trump to Clinton, so far no one […]

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