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Colbert hilariously mocks Trump’s switcheroo: ‘And on that bus I said respect her by the p*ssy’

Tue, 17 Jul 2018 - 11:15pm

According to Stephen Colbert, after President Donald Trump’s joint press conference with Russian President Vladimir Putin, “some people are beginning to think Trump might not be a good president.” Reading headlines, Colbert explained that even Trump officials are embarrassed by the...

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Congressman reveals GOP members refused to allow Dems to question Russian ‘spy’ Maria Butina and 30 other witnesses

Tue, 17 Jul 2018 - 9:58pm

Rep. Mike Quigley (D-IL) revealed Tuesday that Republicans shut down any demands by Democrats to question Maria Butina, who was just indicted by the special counsel’s investigation Tuesday. But Butina was one of about 30 witnesses that Democrats sought out that Rep. Devin Nunes (R-CA) and othe...

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CNN’s Chris Cuomo grills ex-Trump advisor for blaming the media over Trump-Putin summit downfall

Tue, 17 Jul 2018 - 9:42pm

On Tuesday, CNN’s Chris Cuomo hammered former President Donald Trump’s former campaign advisor Michael Caputo. Caputo tried to blame the media for President Trump siding with Vladimir Putin during a joint press conference on Monday. “I don’t think the president is the only on...

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Ex-Republican James Comey urges Americans to vote Democrat to save the country

Tue, 17 Jul 2018 - 9:36pm

Former FBI Director James Comey was once a registered Republican, but after the attacks from his own party members and President Donald Trump, Comey revealed he changed. Now he’s urging a vote against the GOP. “This Republican Congress has proven incapable of fulfilling the Founders’ des...

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Rachel Maddow demands Congress hold hearings on these major ways Russia changed American policy through Trump

Tue, 17 Jul 2018 - 9:23pm

MSNBC host Rachel Maddow listed out a series of dramatic policy shifts the United States has seen that deals specifically with Russia that Congress could be holding hearings on. Instead, Congress is sending out tweets and racing to or from reporters instead. “If they wanted to find a way out o...

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Donald Trump says that he doesn’t want to use the word ‘adversary’ to describe Russia

Tue, 17 Jul 2018 - 8:30pm

Just hours after President Donald Trump was forced to “clarify” that he thinks Russia hacked the United States, the 2016 election, the Democratic and Republican Parties, political candidates and the power grid, he said he doesn’t consider them an adversary. In an interview with Fox...

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Anderson Cooper issues hilarious rebuke of ‘big brains’ in Trump’s Situation Room that came up with the ‘wouldn’t’ excuse

Tue, 17 Jul 2018 - 8:12pm

In his opening commentary, CNN’s Anderson Cooper couldn’t help but note the absurdity that some of the greatest minds in national security and defense managed to craft such a pathetic excuse for President Donald Trump’s display in Helsinki Monday. “Barely a day after the summ...

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‘Did you misspeak about your treason?’: Internet hammers Trump for claiming Putin meeting was a great success

Tue, 17 Jul 2018 - 7:52pm

On Tuesday evening, President Donald Trump’s irrepressible urge to Tweet important matters of statecraft reared up again. “The meeting between President Putin and myself was a great success, except in the Fake News Media!” the President of the United States Tweeted. The Tweet came ...

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Former Republican Party chair psychoanalyzes Donald Trump as having serious ‘daddy issues’

Tue, 17 Jul 2018 - 7:37pm

In a conversation with SiriusXM Radio host Dean Obeidallah, former Republican National Committee Michael Steele played arm-chair psychologist for some deep analysis of President Donald Trump. “In your gut, what do you think is going on?” asked Obeidallah. “I think he [Trump] is a m...

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Trump calls it ‘fake news’ that Helsinki summit with Putin wasn’t perfect — then tries to change the subject

Tue, 17 Jul 2018 - 7:32pm

President Donald Trump was admonished by military leaders, elected officials, foreign officials and even Republicans for his joint press conference with Russian President Vladimir Putin Monday. The event went so badly that Trump was forced out in front of cameras to run back his comments Tuesday, wh...

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WATCH: Reporter notes that alleged Russian spy Maria Butina was far better at shooting than standard gun enthusiast

Tue, 17 Jul 2018 - 7:28pm

On Sunday, the federal government arrested Russian national Maria Butina. The indictment against her, published Monday, accused her of conspiring to establish backchannels with top US lawmakers by way of the National Rifle Association. On Tuesday, security experts were still trying to make sense of ...

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Ex-Republican George Will knocks Trump’s complete lack of precision in epic takedown

Tue, 17 Jul 2018 - 6:54pm

An opinion piece from the Washington Post  by George Will entitled “This sad, embarrassing wreck of a man” mocked President Donald Trump’s meeting with Putin. “America’s child president had a play date with a KGB alumnus, who surely enjoyed providing day care,” the arti...

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WATCH: KGB sleeper agent Jack Barsky on ‘amateurish’ Russian ‘spy’ Maria Butina

Tue, 17 Jul 2018 - 6:49pm

On Tuesday, Jack Barsky — author and former sleeper agent of the KGB – appeared on Fox News to lend his expertise to the arrest of Maria Butina Sunday night. Butina, who posed as a Russian gun enthusiast, is accused of trying to reach high-level GOP lawmakers by way of the National Rifle Assoc...

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Lieutenant colonel calls BS on everything from Trump’s patriotism to him denying Russian prostitutes

Tue, 17 Jul 2018 - 6:15pm

On Tuesday Lt. Col. Ralph Peters (US Army, ret.) said President Donald Trump is a “slave to Putin” during an interview with MSNBC’s Ari Melber. Peters is a former Fox News military analyst, who left the network due to their coverage of Trump. During Trump’s two-hour closed-door mee...

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Trump himself gave the go-ahead to Rod Rosenstein to hand out 12 Russian hacker indictments prior to Putin meeting

Tue, 17 Jul 2018 - 5:55pm

Republican leaders and the Wall Street Journal‘s Michael Mukasey attacked deputy attorney general Rod Rosenstein for the 12 indictments of Russian hackers last week as politically motivated. Leading with the headline, “The Russia Indictments: Why Now?,” Mukasey wrote “the pla...

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MSNBC’s Katy Tur hammers Republican Congressman scrambling to justify Trump’s ‘correction’

Tue, 17 Jul 2018 - 5:23pm

On Tuesday, President Donald Trump issued a somewhat unconvincing statement of support for US intelligence agencies following his attack on them Monday. The President’s erratic behavior put the GOP in a tough spot. Rep. Tom Reed (R-NY) appeared in MSNBC Tuesday to try and defend the President....

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Judge denies motion by Trump ex-campaign chief Paul Manafort to move Virginia trial

Tue, 17 Jul 2018 - 5:19pm

A federal judge in Virginia on Tuesday denied a motion by former Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort to move a trial set to start next week from the Washington suburb of Alexandria to the city of Roanoke, Virginia. Manafort had requested a change of venue on the grounds that local publicity about t...

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MSNBC’s Katy Tur asks if Trump is ‘peeing on our leg and telling us it’s raining’

Tue, 17 Jul 2018 - 5:00pm

MSNBC’s Katy Tur slammed President Donald Trump for waiting 27 hours to admit he made a mistake during his joint press conference with Vladimir Putin. “This is one of those times where the president’s denial about what he said all but confirms what he said,” Tur said. “...

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‘Traitor!’: Internet unloads on Trump-defending Kentucky Republican

Tue, 17 Jul 2018 - 4:49pm

On Tuesday, President Donald Trump appeared to reluctantly and partially walk back his doubts about Russian interference in the 2016 election. The President claimed that he had accidentally misspoken or been misunderstood by reporters. Few analysts or lawmakers were convinced. For those who defended...

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Joe Biden: ‘I was proud to see Republicans finally beginning to speak out’ against Trump

Tue, 17 Jul 2018 - 4:43pm

Former Vice President Joe Biden was among many political leaders aghast at President Donald Trump’s joint press conference with Vladimir Putin Monday. In a Q&A hosted by CNN with Juan Carlos Lopez in Columbia, Biden said that the statement “was beneath the Office of the Presidency&#...

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