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Boycott My Pillow

David Hogg started the boycott of Fox News advertisers, now we need to finish it… by Marc Keyser, TheResistance.Blog Now that we are in position of advantage, we need to expand the boycott against Fox News advertisers and target My Pillow. Parkland student David Hogg called for a boycott of Fox News advertisers, and some…

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Bornstein Kerfuffle Just Keeps Getting Better

So by now everyone knows that Trump’s formerly loyal doctor, Harold Bornstein, says that 45 sent a goon squad to raid his offices and take away all his medical files last February. Now, though, things are getting more fun still. Bornstein is saying that Trump basically dictated the infamous memo about his being the healthiest…

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We’re Looking For A Few Good Reads

By Matt Blanchfield As always, the Web is full of interesting stuff this week. Among the best is: There is a nice opinion piece over on the DailyKos site this week. In Joy Reid Is Being HillaryClintoned. And By The Same People. It Is Sickening, ExpatGirl argues that Joy Reid’s allegedly anti-LGBT remarks on her…

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The GOP: Danger To America

There’s an excellent article over on the New Republic this month, The Republican Party, Not Trump, Is the Real Threat to American Democracy by Jeet Heer. In it, Heer quotes analysts and theorists who argue that, while Trump is undoubtedly crazy and incompetent, he isn’t the real problem—or, at least, he’s only a symptom of…

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Cambridge Analytica: Back From The Dead

So we’ve got good news, and we’ve got just awful news. Here’s the good news. Cambridge Analytica is closing its doors. The ton of perfectly awful publicity it has gotten proved just too much for the lads and lasses of Big Data. (Don’t cry for me, Argentina.) Or at least that’s what the BBC, among…

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Politico To Trumpists: Change The Channel!

We love the most recent issue of Politico, The Trump Show Is Over, edited by Stephen Heuser. In it, the folks at Politico look at the curious relationship between Trump, the Trump White House, the Republican Party, and the media. There are several fascinating articles in the piece, and all should be given a good…

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End The White House Roast, Says Post Columnist

This year’s White House Correspondents’ Association Dinner featured some very witty, very funny, and very rude comments from the gifted Michelle Wolf. But, there are at least some journalists who are suggesting the White House Correspondents’ Dinner should be shut down as being embarrassing, and a real danger to the credibility of the press. Among…

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The Best Jokes From Michelle Wolf’s Dinner Speech

So, okay, I didn’t see Michelle Wolf at the White House correspondents’ dinner. Hard to get an invite to those things. Even Trump couldn’t get in. Or was that an accident? Anyway, apparently Wolf did the best political stand-up that’s been heard for a long, long time. Fortunately, even I wasn’t there, you can find…

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Chomsky: It’s the Corporations, Stupid

There is a fascinating article over at the Institute for New Economic Thinking’s web publication, ineteconomics.org. In it, Lynn Parramore interviews the remarkable Noam Chomsky, linguist, scientist, and activist. Among the many things that Professor Chomsky says is that the real villain in the 2016 election may not have been so much Russia as the…

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45’s Doc Raided ‘cause Bald Guys Ain’t Sexy

From the What The F__k File… Trump’s formerly favorite feel-good doctor, Harold Bornstein, is now saying that his office was “raided” in February of last year by none other than Trump’s own bodyguard, a Trumpian lawyer, and an unidentified third man. According to NBC News, Bornstein claims that the mysterious three took away all of…

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