January 30, 2018

Press Fave Jay Inslee Wants Higher Taxes, Kills Huge Oil Terminal Project

That Washington Governor Jay Inslee’s is positioning for a possible 2020 presidential run has become obvious. Inslee is following the party’s base’s fever-swamp agenda, while the establishment press tones down his far-left moves for general consumption.

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McCabe Departure Coverage at NY Times Ignores ‘Insurance Policy,’ ‘Andy’s Office’

At the New York Times, Wednesday’s print edition version of Adam Goldman’s and Matt Apuzzo’s story on Deputy Director Andrew McCabe’s departure from the FBI claims he “abruptly stepped down … after months of withering criticism from President Trump … (and) pressure from the head of the bureau …” That isn’t where the Times started when news of McCabe’s departure first broke Tuesday. None of the story’s original or six subsequent iterations seen at NewDiffs.org mention the “insurance policy” controversy which has tarnished McCabe’s tenure.

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Tuesday Off-Topic (Moderated) Open Thread (013018)

Filed under: Lucid Links — Tom @ 10:15 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.

Positivity: March For Life 2018: One-Minute Time Lapse Video

I know we’re more than a week removed from this year’s march, but this is a must-see:

This is hundreds of thousands, not the press’s deceptive “thousands

A real-time video showing about half of the march going through its starting post is here.

Comments from Concerned Women for Life can be seen here.