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During the debate, Drudge’s poll says Trump won

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Donald Trump boycotted the Fox News/Google debate in Iowa due to a dust-up with Fox News, but he still won. Matt Drudge’s DrudgeReport.com ran a poll during the debate to understand who people felt won it. Even though Donald didn’t attend, his numbers indicate .. it didn’t matter. Trump also claimed that his veteran’s event raised over $6 million dollars ...

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Trump Campaign sold more tickets than venue can handle

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Drake University has made a public statement that many people who obtained tickets to tonight’s anti-Fox News debate event will be unable to attend. As the Trump campaign has done several times in the past, more people have been given tickets than the auditorium can hold. Drake University has been made aware that tonight’s event in Sheslow Auditorium has been significantly over-ticketed ...

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Trump Iowa Debate boycott event ‘for veterans’ [Video]

Donald Trump Drake University - Iowa - Jan 28 2016

Donald Trump is hosting an anti-debate rally on January 2i8th at Drake University running at the same time as the Fox News Debate. Live Broadcasting TV is posting the event with the description “Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump skips tonight’s GOP debate to host a benefit for U.S. Veterans at Drake University in Des Moines, Iowa.” Trump planned the event ...

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Did Trump just call Megyn Kelly a ‘Bimbo’ [again]

Trump calls Megyn Kelly a bimbo

Talk radio, blogs and social media are alive with rebukes and cheers for Donald Trump having called Megyn Kelly a ‘bimbo’ again – but did he? Billionair presidential candidate Donald Trump has kept himself in the headlines by boycotting tonight’s Fox News debate after a dust-up with Fox News over statements the news organization made. Now, he’s back in the ...

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Fox News Official Candidate Lineup for the Jan 28 Debate

Jan 28 Fox News debate candidate lineup

A few surprises have surfaced for Thursday night as Fox released the candidate lineup. The participants qualifying for the prime-time, 9 p.m. ET debate are: Billionaire businessman Trump; Texas Sen. Ted Cruz; Florida Sen. Marco Rubio; retired neurosurgeon Ben Carson; former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush; New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie; Ohio Gov. John Kasich; and Kentucky Sen. Paul.   While ...

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Trump ‘Definitely’ dumps Fox News’ Thursday night debate

trump not doing fox debate

The feud between Fox News’ Megyn Kelly and presidential front-runner Donald Trump has escalated to the point that Trump will not be attending the final GOP debate before the Iowa Caucus. The Donald’s campaign manager Corey Lewandowski said that Trump would “definitely not” be attending the Fox News hosted debate and that the candidate would instead attend fund raisers for ...

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BlizzardZilla 2016 – #JONAS updates and images

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Meteorologists have slowly been escalating this week’s weather from snowy, to really snowy to “Blizardilla 2016” – visit this page regularly to see updates on this year’s record storm. Regular Updates on the Winter Storm ‘Jonas’ New York City now expecting up to 2 feet of snow – Mayor considering travel ban… Students stuck on Pennsylvania turnpike for more than 11 ...

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Bernie Sanders releases new ad – “America” [video]

Bernie Sanders - America

Set to the Simon and Garfunkel folk rock tune “They’ve All Come to Look for America”, Bernie Sanders’ new ad is a pure “look how many people love me” play with no substantive message at all. But hey.. if it works .. sell it! Of course there is the fact that the song tells a story of a man who ultimately ...

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EPA Official Resigns over failure to act on Flint water problems

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The EPA has accepted the resignation of a top official over the toxic water in Flint, Michigan. Region 5 administrator Susan Hedman offered her resignation and will leave in February after it was accepted by Administrator Gina McCarthy, the EPA said in a statement. Hedman, the EPA’s top Midwest official, had previously told The Detroit News the agency knew about the ...

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Solution to Oscar Race Issue – Give Everyone a Trophy

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The whole perfect equality thing has reared its ugly head in affirmative action, sports and now – the Oscars. Perhaps it’s time to just give everyone a trophy and be done with it. Are actors and actresses (or are they actzes?) now willing to give up awards and such in the name of fairness.  Sorry about the actzes thing, but it’s ...

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Chris Christie vetoes NJ smart gun bill

Chris Christie

New Jersey Governor Chris Christie rejected a highly-criticized bill that would have required gun shops to carry smart guns once available. Gov. Christie derailed the progressive agenda item using a pocket veto under which no comment was necessary, anti-gun rights legislators were not as quiet on his decision. Assemblyman Gordon Johnson (Dem) had unkind words for Christie’s protection of the ...

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Palin for Trump? You Betcha’! [full video]

Palin for trump

Presidential Candidate Donald Trump had been promising an exciting announcement this evening and a special guest – it would appear that the two were one in the same. Sarah Palin is officially endorsing the billionaire real estate investor in a slight to the more Tea Party-aligned Ted Cruz. Ted Cruz took the high road: I love @SarahPalinUSA Without her support, ...

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