October 29, 2017

Steyer’s ‘Impeach Him’ Ad Appears Before Stirring World Series Game 5 National Anthem

Filed under: Activism,Scams,Taxes & Government — Tom @ 11:19 pm

If timing is everything, billionaire far-left environmental alarmist and all-around fever-swamp leftist Tom Steyer may have gotten snookered by Fox TV. Before tonight’s World Series Game 5 broadcast in at least some TV markets, Fox carried Steyer’s unhinged ad “in front of the start of the … game.” It was soon followed by country music artist Clay Walker’s stirring rendition of the National Anthem — and from all appearances, there wasn’t a kneeler or a raised fist anywhere in sight on the field at Houston’s Minute Maid Park.

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CNN’s ‘Flip the Script’ Attacks Consistent With Reporter’s Undisclosed Fusion GPS Relationship

Saturday evening, Tim Graham at NewsBusters posted on the previously undisclosed “personal closeness to Fusion GPS’ operatives” of CNN’s Evan Perez, the network’s justice correspondent. The underlying Daily Caller report to which Graham linked would seem to explain why CNN has been particularly hostile towards the Trump administration and even more incomplete than usual in its reporting since Tuesday evening’s revelations that Hillary Clinton’s presidential campaign and the Democratic National Committee helped fund the infamous Trump-Russia dossier.

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‘The View’ Censors ‘Jesus’ — Twice

Filed under: MSM Biz/Other Bias,MSM Biz/Other Ignorance — Tom @ 1:33 pm

On Friday’s episode of The View, there was a panel discussion on whether “some” of Judeo-Christianity’s Ten Commandments are “obsolete.” During that discussion, co-host Paula Faris mentioned “Jesus” twice. A video of the segment at the show’s YouTube channel cuts the audio both times Faris uttered His offensive and now apparently forbidden name.

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Sunday Off-Topic (Moderated) Open Thread (102917)

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.