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The Week in Pictures: Victory Lap Edition

I’d be totally fine if Trump just went on a constant road trip holding rallies and just turned the government over to Mike Pence. It would drive the …

CNN Producer Caught Joking About Trump Plane Crash, Network Apologizes

Right before CNN reporter Susan Malveaux was about to deliver a live report about Donald Trump’s visit to the Carrier plant on Thursday, a CNN …

Donald Trump

View Crew Touts Cuba’s ‘100 Percent Literacy,’ Worries About U.S. Freedom

A verbal brawl erupted on Monday’s <i>The View.</i> After liberal co-hosts Whoopi Goldberg and Joy Behar defended Barack Obama’s bland statement on Fidel …

Facts Matter: Four Responses to Liberals' Irrelevant 'Hillary Won the Popular Vote' Argument

I've offered variations of these arguments on Twitter, and right here on the Tipsheet, ever since the day after the election -- but in light of many …

Government

RIGHT ANGLE: THE END OF TWO ERRORS

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Widespread Coverage of Liberal Hate Crimes ‘Study’ Shows Media’s Fake News Problem

So much for taking America’s “fake news” problem seriously.<p>Ever since Donald Trump was elected president, there’s been an abundance of hand-wringing …

BuzzFeed Wants To Destroy Chip And Joanna Gaines For Being Christian

“People who give their kids weird names are unsophisticated morons,” I thought to myself when I was 23 years old and busy substitute-teaching a class …

Kellyanne Conway Would Be A Feminist Hero If She Were A Democrat

If you’re a woman still anguishing over “what to tell our daughters” about the 2016 election, I suggest you point to Kellyanne Conway: the first …

EPA regulations have now pushed past $1 trillion in costs, and thousands per individual

The Obama administration has done quite a bit to expand the powers of the Environmental Protection Agency. So much so that the regulatory burden on the U.S., and even that on individual citizens, has become astronomical.<p>According to American Action Forum, regulatory costs imposed by the EPA has …

Trump, backers ask courts to halt or block 3 state recounts

LANSING, Mich. (AP) — President-elect Donald Trump and his supporters went to court Friday to prevent or halt election recounts in Michigan, …

The moment when 1,400 Carrier workers first learned their jobs were moving to Mexico

It's a reversal from Carrier's statement nearly a year ago that the Indianapolis-based air-conditioning company would relocate its plant to Monterrey, Mexico, starting in 2017.<p>In a video that went viral in February, company president Chris Nelson can be seen delivering the bad news to a large crowd …

The 13 most dangerous countries in the world

The consultancy's Criminality Index focuses on countries where there is a widespread prevalence of drug trafficking, kidnapping, extortion, robbery, and other activities that involve or lead to violence.<p>Each country is given a numerical risk figure, ranging from 10 (low risk) t0 0 (high risk). …

Mark Wahlberg has had enough of celebrities speaking out about politics

Hollywood A-lister Mark Wahlberg sat down recently with Task and Purpose, a website geared toward American veterans. Having previously starred in the critically acclaimed “Lone Survivor” in 2013 and headlining the upcoming movie about the Boston Marathon bombing, “Patriots Day,” Mark Wahlberg has …

Cooper Corners Senator Warren: ‘Your Message Is Not Resonating’

During an extended interview on CNN’s <i>Anderson Cooper 360</i> Wednesday night, things got a little heated between Cooper and Senator Elizabeth Warren. The …

Middle-class

Mike Rowe wonders why we give federal money to colleges who refuse to fly the American flag

The Facebook page of former host of Dirty Jobs Mike Rowe is always an interesting place to stop by for solid opinions and “folksy wisdom,” as one Daily Dot writer put it. As he was posting his latest episode of “Hot Under the Blue Collar,” Rowe wanted to wonder out loud — or in text as it were — …

Clinton Crybabies! Funniest Compilation of Hillary Supporter Crying!!!

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Another Media Meme Destroyed: Trump's Turnout Operation Was Groundbreaking

During the 2016 presidential campaign, the "everybody knows" conventional wisdom in the establishment press which never went away, even as some …

Donald Trump

Juvenile Anti-Trump Fear-Mongering Takes Over Friday’s New York Times

If it’s Friday, it must be juvenile anti-Trump fearmongering <i>New York Times</i>.<p>In “Is It Safe for Me?’ Foreign Students Consider College in Trump’s U.S,” …

Donald Trump

Did Jill Stein Just Admit She's Dabbling In This Recount Nonsense Because Clinton Was Supposed To Win?

So, here’s a nice catch from Larry O’Connor over at Hot Air. I think it’s safe to say that we all were tilting our heads and saying “really?” when …

Even Among The Wealthy, Education Predicts Trump Support

Last week, my colleague Nate Silver used census data to show that education, not income, determined the shift from Republican to Democratic votes in …

Carrier, Trump Reach Deal To Keep Manufacturing Jobs In U.S.

President-elect Donald Trump and Carrier have reached an agreement to keep 1,000 jobs in the U.S., the air-conditioner company announced Tuesday evening.<p>Trump also tweeted:<p>The company's plans to move some 2,000 jobs to Mexico from Indiana was a major campaign issue for Trump, who promised as …

Donald Trump

Pub-Radio Host Uncorked on MSNBC: ‘Right Wing Media’ ‘Brainwashed’ People to Believe Lies

The liberal media threw a proverbial hissy fit Monday in response to President-Elect Donald Trump’s dubious claim that millions of votes were cast …

The Columbus Terror Attack and the Left’s Willful Blindness

The latest Somali immigrant attack in America’s heartland was as predictable as it was preventable. Ten people are hospitalized in an attack that …

Reddit’s CEO regrets trolling Trump supporters by secretly editing their posts

Steve Huffman, the chief executive of Reddit, knows he has some explaining to do.<p>Huffman, also a Reddit co-founder, landed in hot water Wednesday after admitting that he used his administrative powers to secretly edit user comments that were critical of him on r/The_Donald — a popular, pro-Trump …

Internet

Flashback: Trump-Trashing Journalists Oozed Over Obama’s ’08 Transition

During the campaign, the liberal news media did everything they could to prevent Donald Trump’s election — including <b>91% negative coverage</b> from the …

Keith Ellison Failed to Disclose That a Muslim Brotherhood-founded Group Paid for Him to Travel to Mecca

Democratic National Committee Chair hopeful Keith Ellison is now the subject of an Ethics Committee investigation after it was discovered that an arm …

Democrats Only Want Electoral College Reform When They Lose

The news media happily keeps reporting Hillary Clinton’s popular vote total as if it means anything in the scheme of things. Donald Trump won via the …