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Shepard Smith: ‘You and Everyone You Know are DEAD!’


Ah jeez, nothing like hyperbole to really get people to tune in… Shep explains that Hurricane Matthew will go on a murderous killing spree if the track moves just 20 miles towards Florida. The danger to residents who ignore evacuation orders cannot be underestimated, but Shep shows us that you can certainly go too far the other way. “You can’t survive it, unless ...

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Facebook promotes fake anti-Megyn Kelly news story to the top of the trending list [video]

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Facebook learned the same lesson that Microsoft did just a short time ago – you can’t let AI run amok on social media, lest it do this: Earlier this year, Microsoft unleashed an artificially intelligent persona “Tay” on twitter – but soon learned that twitter had become unleashed on Tay: "Tay" went from "humans are super cool" to full nazi ...

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Fox News Pays Gretchen and Says Goodbye to Greta

Gretchen Carlson comes out for banning assault weapons

21st Century Fox has decided to pay Gretchen Carlson $20 million in a settlement and Greta Van Susteren is leaving the network. Carlson had filed a sexual harassment suit against Roger Ailes and 21st Century Fox just after the network decided not to renew her contract. The suit caused Fox to do an internal investigation that led to Ailes’ departure ...

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Fox News’ sexual harassment troubles grow as another former host files suit


Former Fox News contributor, commentator and host Andrea Tantaros has filed a lawsuit against Fox alleging sexual harassment by former chairman Roger Ailes. Tantaros’ complaint comes just weeks after fired host Gretchen Carlson filed a harassment suit against the network that prompted Ailes to leave Fox. Tantaros alleges that Aile’s frequently called her into his office and ask her to “turn ...

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Roger Ailes resigns as Fox News chief – here’s his resignation letter

Roger Ailes and Gen. John Campbell

After twenty years of turning Fox News into a media behemoth, claims of sexual harassment have forced the incredibly successful CEO to offer his resignation. Dear Rupert, With your support, I am proud that we have built Fox News and Fox Business Channels into powerful and lucrative news organizations that inform our audience and reward our shareholders. I take particular pride ...

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Gretchen Carlson comes out for banning semi-auto rifles [video]

Gretchen Carlson comes out for banning assault weapons

Ill-informed and failing to understand the slippery slope of ceding liberty to security, Fox New host Gretchen Carlson went full-on lefty media in her approach to semi-automatic varmint rifles. AR-15’s are semi-automatic which means that only one round is fired per depression of the trigger. Despite Alan Grayson’s errant claims, a civilian AR-15 can not fire 700 rounds per minute. ...

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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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Trump and Fox kiss and make up

Tuesday night, Donald Trump buried the hatchet in his feud with Fox News and it wasn’t in anyone’s back. Trump appeared on the O’Reilly Factor which saw a quieter Trump, a more restrained Trump and a Trump that admitted he may have to change to continue his quest for the presidency. It does not mean his message has changed, Not ...

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Trump-ettes, You Can’t Have It Both Ways

Donald Trump

A funny thing happened on the way to the “Forum,” the “guy who doesn’t back down,” the “fighter,” got his nose bloodied and his sycophants didn’t care for it one bit. If that sounds harsh, then let me borrow from the “fighter’s” own words. I don’t have time for political correctness. I also don’t have time for so-called Republicans and ...

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An Overview of the Fox News “JV” Debate


Thursday night’s so-called JV debate offered little new insight into the candidates. Topics ranged from the American economy, foreign policy, the dominance of Donald Trump in the race and why each candidate’s vision was the best option. Logistically it’s worth noting, with 17 candidates running, a candidate needs to only be polling at 5.9% to achieve a plurality of the ...

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Electoral Models: Why Past Successes Shouldn’t Dictate the Future

RCP average 2016 presidential polls

The linear tyranny of time is a major problem with which political scientists must grapple. Public opinion both influences and is influenced by the metrics scientists use to capture attitudes towards hot button topics and assess the competitiveness of local, state and federal races. But, all the tools used to measure current races are based on successful algorithms from past ...

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Panhandling? You need a permit for that!

Dr. Colleen Morgan (CC)

Down on your luck? Need some cash? Considering hitting the streets to beg? Well, after you’ve donned an appropriate outfit – ripped, soiled, and smelling like it hasn’t been washed in months – you’d better make sure to drop by city hall to get a free permit to panhandle. Don’t forget to bring your photo ID, because you’ll need that, ...

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CNN having a really bad week

Tanjila Ahmed (CC)

CNN really isn’t having a very good week, thanks to the government shutdown and the opening of the ObamaCare insurance exchange websites. While the headlines have been full of unintended consequences of both of these events, from WWII veterans “storming” the monument to their service, to complaints about glitches on the ObamaCare websites, CNN has been forced into a corner ...

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