Author: Aidan McLaughlin

JUST IN: Twitter Locks Kanye West Out of Account After Tweet Declaring War on Jews

Kanye West’s Twitter account was locked on Sunday after he posted a shocking threat against Jewish people. “The account in question has been locked due to a violation of Twitter’s policies,” a Twitter spokesperson told Mediaite on Sunday. West posted the tweet in question shortly before midnight Saturday. “I’m a bit sleepy tonight but when […]

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‘We Can’t Give the Crazies an Inch’: Fox News CEO Warned Against Trump’s Election Claims

Fox News CEO Suzanne Scott warned colleagues of “the crazies” pushing false election claims on behalf of then-president Donald Trump in the wake of the 2020 presidential race. NPR reported that a lawyer for Dominion Voting Systems, one of the voting technology companies suing Fox News for defamation over lies regarding the 2020 election, said […]

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Kanye West Turns on Former Friend Jared Kushner, Claims He Made Israel Peace Deals For Money

Kanye West railed against former friend Jared Kushner on Tucker Carlson’s Fox News show, claiming he only pursued peace deals between Israel and several Arab states for his own personal profit. Kushner, Donald Trump’s son-in-law and a senior adviser during his administration, is proud of those deals. They are a centerpiece of his recently published […]

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Obama’s Chief Speechwriter Cody Keenan on Biden’s New Rhetoric and How Democrats Can Beat Trump in 2024

Cody Keenan, who served as chief speechwriter for President Barack Obama during his second term in office, joined me on this week’s episode of The Interview to discuss his new book: Grace: President Obama And Ten Days In The Battle For America. The memoir recounts a 10-day stretch towards the end of Obama’s presidency, a […]

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Prominent Lawyer Gets Alarming Traction on Twitter For Accusing Maggie Haberman of a Felony Over Trump Reporting

Tristan Snell is a lawyer and a former New York assistant attorney general who has appeared on MSNBC and CNN to deliver legal analysis. He has 294,600 followers on Twitter, where on Tuesday, he suggested Maggie Haberman is guilty of a felony. The tweet accusing Haberman of a crime has more than 11,500 retweets and […]

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Fox News Host Thinks QAnon Salute at Trump Rally is a ‘Call For Unity’

A Fox News host claimed former President Donald Trump was calling for “unity” when his supporters put their index fingers in the air at a recent rally. In reality, the supporters were expressing support for a deranged conspiracy theory asserting Democrats are Satan-worshipping pedophiles. Emily Campagno was bashing Hillary Clinton on Fox News show Outnumbered […]

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