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Laura Ingraham Fox News Show Still Hasn’t Recovered From David Hogg Blowback

Laura Ingraham’s hard-right Fox News Show, “The Ingraham Angle,” is still suffering blowback from her attack on Parkland, Fla massacre survivor David Hogg. Advertisers are still gun-shy (no pun intended, well maybe) about running adjacent to her unabashed Trump cheerleading and racist diatribes. Ingraham suffered another blow to her image earlier this week after investigative Web site thesmokinggun.com revealed she received a slap on the wrist for theft while a Dartmouth University student in the 1980s....

No Let Up on Late Night: Comics Go to Town on Trump Eagles Gaff (Watch!)

Donald Trump fumbled the ball snubbing the Philadelphia Eagles and late-comics feasted on the gaff. Fox News, by any measure now the Trump propaganda network, only made things worse with a horrendous gaff of its own. The public relations nightmare began when the administration learned only about 10 of the Super Bowl winning team’s players would appear at the traditional White House celebration of their accomplishment....

Fox News Dismisses Laura Ingraham Theft Conviction as ‘College Prank’ (Audio)

Laura Ingraham, the hard-right Fox News host, is tough on crime, immigrants, the “tyranny of the judiciary” and “lawless Democrats,” but Fox News dismisses her own criminal conviction on theft charges as nothing more than a “college prank.” IM reported on her college indiscretion yesterday because of her hypocritical mocking in March of honor student and Parkland, Fla, massacre survivor, David Hogg. Hogg graduated this week with a 4.1 grade point average and is now leading a national movement for gun control....

Laura Ingraham, Who Mocked David Hogg, Was Shoplifting at His Age

Laura Ingraham, the hard-right Fox News talking head who mocked honor student and Parkland, Fla, massacre survivor, David Hogg, was arrested for shoplifting when she was about his age. Hypocrisy anyone? Her arrest record was unearthed by the investigative Web site thesmokinggun.com. It was filed in he Circuit Court for the town of Hanover, N.H., home to Dartmouth College, which Ingraham attended....

Tale of Two Cities: NY Tabs See Trump Jerusalem Move Through Colored Lenses

Ivanka Trump smiled through the apocalypse while Israeli troops shot and killed at least 58 demonstrators and injured more than 2,700 on Monday during the dedication of the U.S. Embassy in Jerusalem, provoking widely different reactions in New York City, according to the city’s feisty tabloids. The New York Daily News pulled no punches with a banner headline titled “Daddy’s Little Ghoul” adjacent to a photo of a smiling Ivanka. She shared the front page with an image of protesters carrying a wounded comrade....

Now People Who Know Best, Late-Night Comics, Weigh In on Michelle Wolf (See!)

Michelle Wolf, who stood the White House Correspondent’s Dinner on its ear with her biting monologue, has no regrets about what she said. “I mean, I’m honestly—I wouldn’t change a single word that I said. I’m very happy with what I said, and I’m glad I stuck to my guns,” she said. Probably the funniest part of her bit was the reaction afterward from right-wing media led by Fox News. Talking heads threw themselves into a frenzy of of shock–shock!–over her comments....

Just Kidding! Jimmy Kimmel Rips Trump, Pence at Oscars; Fox News Squeals

Jimmy Kimmel promised a kinder, gentler Oscars. But the host still had a few barb comments about President Trump, Vice President Pence and even Fox News viewers, causing the network’s right-wing commentators to squeal about liberal Hollywood bias. Hey, he was just kidding! Fox News talking head Michelle Malkin slammed celebrities for “lecturing” on gun control while being protected by a “phalanx” of armed guards at the 90th Academy Awards....

Fox News Scrambling Furiously to Salvage Trump Shipwreck (see!)

The Donald Trump administration is a shipwreck, torpedoed by insiders who confirmed the worst about the new President. But at Fox News the band plays on, furiously trying to mitigate the damage and keep the president’s tattered reputation afloat. This time the damaged was caused, not be the fake news media, or left-wing activists. Instead, the very people Fox News has been hyping for months took the Trump, led by right-wing buccaneer Steve Bannon....

Bette Midler Nails Fox News’ Geraldo Rivera For Groping; Offers Video Proof

Bette Midler joined the #MeToo campaign with disturbing allegations against Fox News reporter Geraldo Rivera, who only a day ago defended disgraced NBC “Today” host Matt Lauer by calling journalism a “flirty business.” Although the incident involving Rivera occurred in the 1970s, Middler produced a video of a 1991 Barbara Walters interview that confirmed her account. Rivera has been a staunch defender of President Donald Trump ...

Bill O’Reilly, Fox Prove Business Now Surpasses Government on Social Issues

Bill O’Reilly’s ouster for sexual misconduct at Fox News marks a key watershed. Businesses are now the drivers of social responsibility, surpassing the Trump administration, which has turned government into a repressive force on social issues. The flip-flop in roles is nothing less than seismic. It’s occurred, in large part, because of the rise in social media....

Fox News Jumps Shark All Because Bill O’Reilly Couldn’t Get Laid

Fox News is paying a price–figuratively and literally– all because its Golden Boy, Bill O’Reilly, couldn’t get laid. His “locker room” behavior has cost the network at least $13 million and a score of advertisers. How many times can a guy strikeout before he’s out of the game? O’Reilly, who rules the ratings roost at Fox News, appears to be a classic example of President Trump’s view on celebrity entitlement....

Rogue FBI Claims on Probe of Clinton Foundation Prove False, Reports Say

Rogue FBI agents and possibly FBI director James Comey are engaging in what appears to be a disinformation campaign intended to smear Democrat Hillary Clinton. The latest evidence: explosive allegations that the charitable Clinton Foundation is under “serious investigation” that could lead to a criminal indictment. But two new reports say that no FBI investigation of the Clinton Foundation is currently underway, ruling out any possibility of an indictment....

Fox News Pays Gretchen Carlson $20M to Settle Roger Ailes Harassment Suit

Gretchen Carlson has forced her former employer, Fox News, to issue a groveling apology and pay her $20 million to settle her lawsuit charging former Fox honcho Roger Ailes with sexual harassment. At least 20 female staffers have complained about the “locker room” atmosphere at the network. In another potentially shocking development, Fox News anchor Greta Van Susteren is leaving the cable news channel, effective immediately. ...

Rupert Murdoch Named in New $50M Fox News Sexual Harassment Suit

Roger Ailes, the recently ousted CEO of Fox News, apparently wasn’t the only alleged serial sexual harasser at the news network. Commentator Bill O’Reilly has also been named in a new $50 million lawsuit filed by Andrea Tantaros. She claims Rupert Murdoch, owner of parent company Newscorp and his executive son, Lachlan Murdoch, knew about the conduct and did nothing to stop it....
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