Trumps War on the Press Follows the Mussolini and Hitler Playbook

Trumps War on the Press Follows the Mussolini and Hitler Playbook
Beneath the madness and the lies of The Year of Trump there remains a constant drumbeat, unyielding and determined. It broke cover on Jan. 22, 2017 when Donald Trump and his assorted flacks began long before, but this concept was so naked, so novel and so unblinkingly forthright that it established the rules for the assault to come, just as the first salvo of an artillery barrage signals the creation of a new battlefield where there will be many

The 47 most outrageous lines in Donald Trump’s New York Times interview

The 47 most outrageous lines in Donald Trump’s New York Times interview
Washington (CNN)On Thursday at Mar-a-Lago, President Donald Trump decided to sit down and chat. With a reporter. For The New York Times. For 30 minutes.2. "Frankly, there is absolutely no collusion. That's been proven by every Democrat is saying it."So. The fact that Democrats say the possibility of collusion exists is evidence that collusion doesn't actually exist. If so, wow.3. "Virtually every Democrat has said there is no collusion. There is no collusion."Wait, wait. So it's not that Democrats

Oprah And Stedman Hint She’s Open To Presidential Run

Oprah And Stedman Hint She’s Open To Presidential Run
Social media lit up with calls for the media mogul to run for president following her moving speech, which she gave after becoming the first black woman to win the Cecil B. DeMille Award. When the Los Angeles Times asked if she’d think about a 2020 bid, Winfrey slyly responded, “OK.” When asked if she had plans to run, Winfrey replied that, “I don’t ― I don’t.”  George Pimentel via Getty Images Oprah Winfrey poses with the Cecil B. DeMille Award at

Sessions’ DOJ Charged A White Supremacist With Terrorism. They Just Didn’t Tell Anyone.

Sessions’ DOJ Charged A White Supremacist With Terrorism. They Just Didn’t Tell Anyone.
The Justice Department didn’t do any of that when federal prosecutors unsealed terrorism charges last week against Taylor Michael Wilson. The 26-year-old white supremacist from St. Charles, Missouri, allegedly breached a secure area of an Amtrak train on Oct. 22 while armed with a gun and plenty of backup ammunition. He set off the emergency brake, sending passengers lunging as the train cars went “completely black.” As passengers waited in dark train cars that smelled of burning rubber, Amtrak workers kept the man pinned

‘Latte levy’ urged to cut cup waste

‘Latte levy’ urged to cut cup waste
Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionSome fear the cost of the levy will be passed on to the consumer MPs are calling for a 25p "latte levy" on disposable coffee cups - and a total ban unless recycling improves. A report by the Environmental Audit Committee says the tax should be used to improve the UK's recycling and reprocessing facilities.The MPs say throwaway cups should be prohibited altogether by 2023 if they are not all being

This dystopian photo pretty much sums up the Trump presidency

This dystopian photo pretty much sums up the Trump presidency
Sure, things are bad, but it’s not like we’ve gone full dystopia yet.  I mean, our Great Leader isn’t lavishing praise on kowtowing corporations from giant screens while his dutiful lackey looks stone-faced into the distance … Image: MICHAEL REYNOLDS/EPA-EFE/REX/ShutterstockAh, yes, I see I spoke too soon. Welcome to just another day in 2018, which is turning out to be as batshit crazy as 2017.  During a press briefing on Thursday, the White House skipped the entire pretense of

Queen’s bra fitter loses royal warrant

Queen’s bra fitter loses royal warrant
Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionJune Keaton: "We never come out of the fitting room talking about a customer, ever" A company which supplied lingerie to the Queen has lost its royal warrant over a book which revealed details of royal bra fittings.Rigby & Peller, a luxury underwear firm founded in London, had held the royal warrant since 1960. It was withdrawn after June Kenton, who fitted bras for the Queen, released a book called 'Storm

Labour aiding ‘Tory Brexit’, says Blair

Labour aiding ‘Tory Brexit’, says Blair
Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionTony Blair tells Today people should be entitled to "think again" on Brexit Tony Blair has attacked Labour's "timidity" on Brexit, saying it would deliver a departure from the EU designed by the "Tory right".He urged the party he once led to "nail" the "myths" of the Brexit campaign - and fight for the rights of voters to "think again" about leaving.He told the BBC it was not "undemocratic" to call

Kids Dont Have Parents AnymoreThey Have Sharents

Kids Dont Have Parents AnymoreThey Have Sharents
Who and what is a sharent exactly? If you have both a child and a smartphone, its probably you.Sharenting, a term to describe parents who actively share their kids digital identities online, is rampant in the United States, with 92 percent of toddlers under the age of 2 already having their own unique digital identity. As 2017 comes to a close, it appears to be a phenomenon that shows no sign of slowing down.When I first started looking into

People Want Oprah To Run For President After Her Powerful Golden Globes Speech

People Want Oprah To Run For President After Her Powerful Golden Globes Speech
The media mogul and actress became the first black woman to receive the Cecil B. DeMille Award at Sunday night’s awards show. During her acceptance speech, Winfrey touched on sexual misconduct and her impressive career, and made a plea for press freedom. “I want all the girls watching to know a new day is on the horizon. And when that new day finally dawns, it will be because of a lot of magnificent women, many of whom are right

Sean Hannity Gave Donald Trump a Preview of Questions, Michael Wolffs Bombshell Book Claims

Sean Hannity Gave Donald Trump a Preview of Questions, Michael Wolffs Bombshell Book Claims
Fox News primetime star Sean Hannity fed questions to President Trump in advance of their interview last fall, according to the author of a bombshell book peering inside the first year of Trumps White House.In that new book, incapable, with frequent lapses in memory becoming a cause for concern. Trump was initially scheduled for a 60 Minutes interview in September, but abruptly canceled after ex-top adviser Steve Bannon was interviewed by the same program. The presidents advisers felt he

Kayla Moore On Anti-Semitism Claims: ‘One Of Our Attorneys Is A Jew’

Kayla Moore On Anti-Semitism Claims: ‘One Of Our Attorneys Is A Jew’
Kayla Moore was introducing her husband in Midland City, Alabama, on Monday night when she took aim at the media for reporting sexual misconduct allegations against him. The Senate candidate has been accused of molesting two women when they were minors and he was an attorney in his 30s, as well as pursuing and dating other minors. Moore’s wife sought to address the backlash on Monday. “Fake news would tell you that we don’t care for Jews,” Kayla Moore said.

Trump Says Bannon Lost His Mind After Leaving White House

Trump Says Bannon Lost His Mind After Leaving White House
President Donald Trump denounced his former top strategist, Steve Bannon, on Wednesday in a dramatic break from the man considered an architect of Trump’s populist campaign.“When he was fired, he not only lost his job, he lost his mind,” Trump said in a statement issued after the publication of excerpts of a new book in which Bannon criticizes the president and his family. “Now that he is on his own, Steve is learning that winning isn’t as easy as

CNN footage of Trump golfing leaves conservatives furious

CNN footage of Trump golfing leaves conservatives furious
On Christmas, President Donald Trump said he would get “back to work” after the holiday to “Make America Great Again.” However, as CNN showed in a video posted on Tuesday night, Trump apparently views work as golfing. The Associated Press reported that Trump played a round of golf with pro golfer Bryson DeChambeau, former Senior PGA player Dana Quigley, and Sen. David Perdue (R-Ga.) on Tuesday, despite his claim that it was time to get “back to work.” I

Tesco to go ‘food waste free’ by February

Tesco to go ‘food waste free’ by February
Many supermarkets have introduced initiatives to tackle waste - such as moving away from "buy-one-get-one-free" offers that have been criticised for potentially increasing the amount of food thrown away in the home.East of England Co-op recently became the first major retailer to sell food beyond its "best before" dates.But Mr Lewis, who joined Tesco in 2014 from consumer brand Unilever, said the contrast between the amount of wasted food in the UK and the situation in countries suffering food