Thursday, May 31, 2018

Looks like the Fixer - Michael Cohen also helped Jerry Jr and “the pool boy”

Trump to impose total US ban on luxury German cars: report

French President Macron Calls President Trump's Tariff Decision 'Illegal'. 'Economic nationalism leads to war. This is exactly what happened in the 1930s' said Macron.

Watch Donald Trump casually say the word cu*t in public.

Listen to Michael Cohen Insist Spousal Rape Isn’t Real While Defending Donald Trump

Where the heck is Melania?

House Speaker Paul Ryan, on today's #tariffs announcement:

New York acting Attorney General: Trump pardon of D’Souza undermines rule of law

Dinesh D’Souza was convicted of one of the crimes Michael Cohen is under investigation for, campaign finance fraud.

WASHINGTON (AP) — Trump says he's considering commuting sentence of ex-Illinois Gov. Rod Blagojevich, pardoning Martha Stewart

Vowing to restore ZTE, which was deemed a national security risk by USIC, while imposing arbitrary tariffs on our oldest and most trusted allies should raise alarm bells but it doesn’t. History will not judge this congress well.

Experts say depriving Air Force funding for four-engine OC-135 surveillance planes is part of a GOP effort to force the US to withdraw from Open Skies, a 1992 arms-verification treaty.

Federal employee union sues Trump over executive order that restricts union activity

Samantha Bee Sorry For Thinking First Amendment Somehow Applies To Her. Her Mistake, Obviously!

I think about this tweet a lot.

UPDATED Registrant of new Manafort legal defense fund was Bruce E. Baldinger, a N.J. real estate attorney who has worked with Manafort for years, including on his $3M 2012 purchase and $5.3M Jan. 2017 mortgage in Brooklyn cited in Mueller's Va. indictment,

Joy Reid Published A Photoshopped Image Of John McCain As The Virginia Tech Shooter On Her Old Blog

Scoop: Trump repeatedly pressured Sessions on Mueller investigation

Four sources with direct knowledge say Trump has been obsessed by the Mueller investigation over the past year. That’s been clear from his tweets. But privately he’s been brooding about it persistently.

Listen :NPR has decide to publish the audio of Michael Cohen making legal threats against me while I was a Daily Beast reporter in 2015, as part of a larger story on Cohen's history of threats

4,600 people lost their lives because of Trump’s failed emergency response to help the people in PC. And the WH press pool asks Sarah Sanders about Roseanne. Get your priorities straight, media.

@Billbrowder I keep wondering how things would have unfolded yesterday had you not managed to get those tweets out. Would you have been released anyway, or were they shamed into it?

Another antibiotic crisis: fragile supply leads to shortages

Cambridge Analytica’s Parent Company SCL Group Helped Shape Saudi Arabia’s Reform Movement

Press Sec. Sarah Sanders chokes up after a kid reporter asks a question about school shootings.

Parents of Parkland students start PAC to take on NRA-backed candidates

Southern Baptist leader Paige Patterson fired over handling of sex abuse allegation

Outwitting Dictator Putin

Adam McKay Can’t Believe We’re Nostalgic for the Bush and Cheney Years

Dick's Sporting Goods stock surges after rifle ban leads to larger profits

There's another headache for United as a union claims it uses electronic messaging and coercion to sway workers against joining

Why would Facebook think to build a data center in a desert just across the freeway from the NSA data center?

This video exposes the Jekyll and Hyde of Fox News- Sean Hannity spouting Donald's conspiracy theories, Fox News anchor Shep Smith debunking them hours earlier. They knowingly allow Hannity to spew nonsense every day.

"This isn't a publicity tour" it's "a truth tour" and it's going to continue "today, next week and next month"

U.S. election officials fear older voting machines may undermine confidence in November elections

Fake news powered by artificial intelligence technology is coming. And the West is not prepared.

California Senate votes to overturn FCC's net neutrality repeal

House Democrats and Senate Dems I would immediately refund any and all donations you’ve received from Manatos & Manatos. Pretty sure this is Russia’s plan to dirty each of you.

Depressing sight at Trump rally in Nashville: adorable young boy, probly about my son's age, pointing iPhone at me & other reporters & snapping pix while screaming "FAKE NEWS!" A child who will grow up believing a free & fair press is the enemy, a bad thing, to be mocked & hated

Evidence is growing that Trump doesn’t have the votes to survive impeachment in the Senate

Abe: Japan 'Cannot Accept' New Tariffs On U.S. Auto Imports

Trial begins for former CIA officer accused of spying for China

Sanctioned Russian Bank Wooed D.C. With Glitzy Parties and High-Powered Lobbyists

Donald Trump Does Deals, and Ivanka Trump Does Well

Sinclair Broadcast Group is selling off nearly two dozen television stations to comply with federal ownership rules — but that may not stop the company from reaching millions of viewers in those cities with its conservative programming

Trump the Glutton

At his physical exam in January, the 6-foot-3-inch Trump weighed 239 pounds, according to his doctor. Most think the numbers got transposed. It should prob read 329 pounds

Rep @tedlieu says that Trump reversed Obama’s policy of allowing immigrants to have asylum claims be heard BEFORE any prosecution, but Sessions is PROSECUTING asylum seekers BEFORE asylum claims are heard‼️

Ex-Israeli spy chief: Netanyahu planned Iran strike in 2011

The rate of food insecurity is currently higher than it was before the Great Recession. More than 41 million people are "food insecure," meaning they don't have consistent access to adequate food, according to Feeding America

Trump readies to hit U.S. allies with steel, aluminum tariffs

Trump usually delights in doubling down on racially inflammatory trolling of Americans on immigration issues. But he hasn't handled his new policy of taking kids away from parents with quite the same zeal.

Nunes has been silent since last week’s briefings, and has not addressed Gowdy push back on “spygate”

Trump wants to push German carmakers out of U.S.: German magazine

Cable news covered Roseanne for over 10 hours. They covered Hurricane Maria's death toll in Puerto Rico for just over 30 minutes

NEW: CNBC: Two law firms linked to Rudy Giuliani, President Donald Trump's lawyer and longtime confidant, worked for a super PAC that employed controversial data-gathering firm Cambridge Analytica during the 2016 presidential election.

The debate is over. Of course Trump obstructed justice,

Rep. Ted Lieu puts the Trump policy behind the new child immigrant crisis in a nutshell.

Kim Kardashian is seeking a pardon for a 63-year-old grandmother, Alice Johnson, convicted of a first time drug offense. Johnson's attorney is underwritten by the Charles Koch Foundation--a big player on prison reform with Kushner/WH. So that is the connection.

Rep.Trey Gowdy, “I don’t think so, I think what the President is doing is expressing frustration that Attorney General Sessions should have shared these reasons for recusal before he took the job, not afterward. If I were the President and I picked someone to be the country’s....

Exhaustive investigation reveals little evidence of possible voter fraud in NH

Cover of today's New York Post, Kim Thong Un

Texas gov. unveils school safety plan in wake of Santa Fe shooting

Seems the NRA helped.

Would you say the crowd was larger or smaller than the number of Americans killed by hurricane in Puerto Rico ?

Jill Stein raised more than $7 million for a swing state recount. Nearly two years later, Stein is still spending that money—on ongoing litigation, travel costs, and staff salaries, The Daily Beast reports. Stein stopped filing FEC forms in September.

Joseph P. Viteritti: The self-immolation of Rudy Giuliani

“The recusal of Jeff Sessions was an unforced betrayal of the President of the United States.” JOE DIGENOVA, former U.S. Attorney.