April 30, 2017

Denver Post Ignores Violence-Favoring Anti-Fracking Initiative Backer

Let’s imagine that an activist for a conservative cause supported committing physical violence up to and including murder against people doing things he or she sees as “immoral” in a letter to the editor at a local newspaper, and that this same person was behind a state ballot initiative designed to limit the activities of those “immoral” people. No one would reasonably expect that the leading newspaper in the state involved would for all practical purposes ignore this person’s activities. But from all appearances, the Denver Post has virtually ignored the violence-advocating Andrew O’Connor, as well as his co-sponsorship of a Colorado ballot initiative to double the severance tax on the “immoral” oil and gas industry, since April 19.

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Michelle Malkin Nails the Two-Faced History of the WH Correspondents’ Dinner

On Saturday, syndicated columnist, blogging pioneer and CRTV.com investigative reporter Michelle Malkin delivered an epic smackdown of the two-faced history of the White House Correspondents’ Dinner. She also completely supported President Donald Trump’s decision, announced in late February, not to attend the event.

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Sunday Off-Topic (Moderated) Open Thread (043017)

Filed under: Lucid Links — Tom @ 6:00 am

This open thread is meant for commenters to post on items either briefly noted below (if any) or otherwise not covered at this blog. Rules are here.