Bob Woodward

Trump is reportedly angry because he feels like no one is protecting him

It's not surprising that President Trump told Hill.TV on Wednesday, "I don't have an attorney general," people close to him shared with <i>The Washington</i> …

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CNN chyron sums up contemporary American politics

You can read “Fear,” the new Bob Woodward book, about how aides scheme to block President Trump from taking reckless actions. You can read accounts about how such White House aides have fallen short in such noble undertakings. And by now you could probably compile a Hall of Fame of former officials …

Opinion

SIMON BARBER: Bob Woodward shows there is method to Trump’s madness

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Bob Woodward & Carl Bernstein | Video | Amanpour & Company | PBS

But Bob I need to ask you because you also kind of criticize the press writ large over the Trump coverage and you've said I just think too many …

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Skip Bayless Uses Bizarre Logic To Spew Outrageous 'Fire Belichick' Take

<b>By Matt Dolloff, 985TheSportsHub.com</b>Skip Bayless' latest Patriots take is a scorcher, even by Skip Bayless standards. Get your welding masks on.I …

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Brett Kavanaugh’s unlikely story about Democrats’ stolen emails | Fact Checker - The Washington Post

2:08<p>Brett Kavanaugh’s unlikely story about Democrats’ stolen emails | Fact Checker<p>2:44<p>Kavanaugh accuser asks for FBI investigation as GOP pushes for swift hearing<p>5:06<p>After days of flooding and power outages, North Carolina residents look for help<p>2:47<p>‘We’re there to help them the best we can:’ …

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With “Fear” and Trump, Bob Woodward Has a Bookend to the Nixon Story

Almost half a century later, the ghost of the scandal that launched Woodward’s career haunts the Trump White House.<p>Bob Woodward’s “Fear” belongs on a shelf with the literature of mad kings, next to Robert Graves’s “I, Claudius,” featuring the Roman emperor Caligula, and Ryszard Kapuściński’s “The …

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Best-selling books from the week that ended Sept. 16

Here are the best-selling books from Publishers Weekly for the week that ended Sept. 16.<p>HARDCOVER FICTION<p>1. “Juror #3” • Patterson/Allen<p>2. “Shadow …

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Politico Skips Real Reason Woodward's 'Fear' Flopped in Washington

Journalist Jeff Greenfield, writing in the September 17 <i>Politico</i> magazine, somehow can't figure out the real reason "Why Woodward's 'Fear' Flopped in …

Michael Wolff

The air has seeped out of the Russia/collusion balloon

“ I did not, and of course I looked for it, looked for it hard.”<p>That was Bob Woodward, promoting his book on the Trump White House, <i>Fear</i>, replying to …

U.S. Politics

WATCH: State capture revelations that left us gobsmacked

Most read<p>1.<p>PETER BRUCE: President Ramaphosa must go big with ...<p>Opinion / Columnists<p>2.<p>ROB ROSE: Banking on ignorance<p>Opinion / Editor's Note<p>3.<p>There …

Business (South Africa)

Pitts: 'Where have you gone, Bob Woodward?'

"Where have you gone, Bob Woodward? Our nation turns its lonely eyes to you."<p>I asked that question in January, repurposing a Paul Simon lyric to …

Michael Wolff

Lit Hub Daily: September 20, 2018

TODAY: In 1928, poet Donald Hall is born. • How Daniel Torday’s bonkers writing process tricks him out of perpetual tinkering. | Lit Hub<br>• So many TV and …

Jian Ghomeshi

5 Surprising Conclusions from Woodward's ‘Fear'

Blog: Technology and Learning<b>Fear: Trump in the White House by Bob Woodward</b><b>Published in September of 2018.</b>Some books get so much press coverage that …

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Man Booker Prize Shortlist, New York Times Critics on the Nobel, and More

Every day <i>Poets & Writers Magazine</i> scans the headlines—from publishing reports to academic announcements to literary dispatches—for all the news that …

Man Booker Prize

Eric Trump’s Anti-Semitic Remarks Garner Reaction From Bob Woodward & Others

Trump used anti-Semitic language on 'Fox & Friends' and Twitter reacts<p>Eric Trump might think it was no big deal to use an anti-Semitic slur, but …

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Fewer Than Half of Americans Believe the Trump Administration Is 'Competent'

More people trust what’s in Bob Woodward’s new book <i>Fear</i> than believe Donald Trump’s administration is “competent.”<p>In a new Axios survey of 2,173 U.S. …

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Hillary Clinton: Trump will 'wholesale fire people' after midterm election

Trump Effect<p>Hillary Clinton predicted Tuesday that President Donald Trump will "wholesale fire people" in the White House and become increasingly unaccountable if Democrats don't check his power by winning a majority of seats in the House or Senate in the November midterm elections.<p>Clinton made the …

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Bob Woodward's 'Fear' is the fastest-selling book in Simon & Schuster's history

Bob Woodward's "Fear: Trump in the White House" has sold more than 1.1 million copies in its first week of release, making it the fastest-selling book in the history of its publisher, Simon & Schuster.<p>The publisher has ordered a 10th printing of the book, which as of Wednesday morning was the No. 1 …

Lifestyle

OPINION: Woodward Confuses Trump Notes With Obama Notes

1:25 PM 09/19/2018<p>Bob Woodward brags that he has written books on the last nine presidents. In his latest book on Trump, “Fear: Trump in the White …

Conservative View

Woodward on Trump: Such a shame, Presidents can do great things

Trump’s current restraint in response to an allegation of sexual assault is a far cry from one telling passage in Bob Woodward's new book.

Bob Woodward

Pundits Say Kavanaugh’s In If Accuser Won’t Testify

Howie discusses the latest on the Judge Brett Kavanaugh accuser, how Democrats feel about Dianne Feinstein, the fallout from Bob Woodward's new book, the current U.S.-North Korea relationship and Julie Chen not going back to The Talk.<p><b>Follow Howard Kurtz on Twitter: @HowardKurtz and get the latest</b> …

Brett Kavanaugh

Bob Woodward isn’t bothered by Eric Trump

Bob Woodward isn’t letting Eric Trump’s anti-Semitic “shekels” comment distract him.<p>“Technically I’m not Jewish,” the “Fear” scribe said at 92Y.<p>“We …

Eric Trump

Memo: BuzzFeed is cutting its in-house podcast production team and shutting down most of its podcasts, as it shifts resources towards original video content

11:28 AM ET, September 19, 2018<p><b>UK Culture Secretary Jeremy Wright says he will not rule out a levy on tech giants to fund newsrooms and the battle</b> …

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Bob Woodward's 'Fear' debuts at No. 1

Bob Woodward's book about the Trump White House, "Fear," has debuted at No. 1 on the coveted New York Times best sellers list.<p>The rankings came out on Wednesday. "Fear" is No. 1 on both the hardcover nonfiction list and the combined print and e-book list.<p>The real question is how long it will stay …

Michael Wolff

From Bob Woodward's 'Fear' to 'Fire and Fury,' why bother? Just read a newspaper.

I am, to put it mildly, politically engaged.<p>Family lore says that at age 2, in 1972, as we deplaned in Washington, D.C., on a family trip, I asked the flight attendant where one went to see “the Watergate.”<p>At age 10 in 1980, I was presidential candidate John Anderson’s campaign manager for the mock …

Michael Wolff

iBooks Bestsellers: 'Fear' Remains #1

Bob Woodward's <i>Fear: Trump in the White House</i> is #1 again in Apple's iBooks Store, followed by Rachel Hollis's <i>Girl, Wash Your Face</i>, which has …

Jenny Han

Gary Cohn, Trump's former top economic adviser, was reportedly approached by Wells Fargo board members about becoming the bank's CEO

Gary Cohn, the former top economic adviser to President Donald Trump and Goldman Sachs executive, was approached by Wells Fargo board members about the bank's CEO position, according to a new report.<p>The New York Post said Wednesday that Wells Fargo board members met with Cohn about the position …

Wells Fargo

Lessons from #EditorTherapy on Anonymous Sources

It seems almost inevitable. At some point during your journalism career you will receive information from a source that wants to remain …

Journalism

Woodward: Trump sees Kavanaugh allegations as bad for Republicans in midterm elections

Journalist and author Bob Woodward said Tuesday that President Trump is not using his typical moves in dealing with the sexual assault allegations …

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