continetti:-bloomberg’s-entrance-into-race-pits-him-against-warren

Washington Free Beacon founding editor Matthew Continetti said Michael Bloomberg’s entry into the Democratic primary fight could pit the former New York mayor against Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D., Mass.). “He could run against her. He’s not afraid of it, he has experience, he’s extremely smart and he’s extremely wealthy so he will have all the resources he…

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gun-owners-on-msnbc-focus-group-laugh-at-idea-of-buybacks

Several gun owners on an MSNBC focus group laughed at the notion of “buybacks,” a confiscation proposal made by two failed Democratic presidential candidates. “Who thinks that’s a good idea?” MSNBC host Ali Velshi asked the group of eight Wisconsin gun owners. Some laughed and smirked, and one quipped, “I bought mine for a million…

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mark-halperin’s-new-anti-trump-book-barely-sells-500-copies

Disgraced former MSNBC analyst Mark Halperin’s book How to Beat Trump: America’s Top Political Strategists On What It Will Take sold 502 copies during its first week, according to NPD BookScan’s Wednesday report. Not many Americans purchased Halperin’s book this week despite the description on Amazon that claims, “more than 100 million anxious Americans want to know: how can…

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msnbc:-warren’s-medicare-plan-is-‘ultimate-clapback’

MSNBC host Hallie Jackson and reporter Ali Vitali lavished praise on presidential hopeful Sen. Elizabeth Warren’s (D., Mass.) new Medicare for All plan, calling it the “ultimate clapback” to her critics. “She is just out on her plan for paying for Medicare for All, capping her press release with the ultimate clapback to her critics…

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msnbc-analyst-suggests-us.-should-ban-hate-speech

MSNBC political analyst and former Obama administration official Richard Stengel argued that America needs to outlaw hateful speech, including Koran burning. “Yes, the First Amendment protects the ‘thought that we hate,’ but it should not protect hateful speech that can cause violence by one group against another. In an age when everyone has a megaphone,…

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chris-hayes-on-katie-hill-resignation:-‘it-really-seems-like-the-bad-guys-won’

MSNBC host Chris Hayes on Monday night reacted to Rep. Katie Hill’s (D., Calif.) resignation by calling the two media outlets that reported on her alleged sexual misconduct “bad guys.” “We don’t know what we don’t know in terms of relationships with staffers,” Hayes said. “She’s denied the relationship with the staff in Congress and…

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msnbc-guest:-katie-hill-‘tragedy’-proves-women,-dems-are-treated-differently

Daily Beast columnist Margaret Carlson on Monday said Rep. Katie Hill’s (D. Calif.) resignation after allegations of sexual impropriety proves that women and Democrats are treated differently in Congress. “I think there’s a double-double standard on the Hill,” Carlson said on MSNBC’s Andrea Mitchell Reports. “One is that women are treated more strictly than a…

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msnbc-asks-ben-rhodes-to-fact-check-trump-on-syria

MSNBC anchor Andrea Mitchell turned to former Obama adviser Ben Rhodes to “fact check” President Donald Trump on American involvement in Syria. On Wednesday, Mitchell asked Rhodes to correct Trump’s statements about ISIS fighters who escaped during U.S. withdrawal from the region. Trump claimed during a Wednesday speech that ISIS was “under very very strict…

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politifact:-o’rourke-falsely-claimed-he-doesn’t-want-to-confiscate-guns

PolitiFact labeled 2020 Democratic candidate Beto O’Rourke’s recent claim that he did not call for gun confiscation “False” in a fact check Monday. “O’Rourke has said ‘yes’ and ‘hell, yes’ when asked about confiscating assault-style weapons,” PolitiFact‘s Tom Kertscher wrote. “And his mandatory buyback proposes taking those weapons from people, even if it involves a purchase. We rate…

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author-sil-lai-abrams:-nbc-killed-my-allegations-of-rape-and-sexual-misconduct,-too

NBC News’s credibility continues to nosedive following its botched reporting on Harvey Weinstein’s alleged trail of abuses. On Monday, author and domestic abuse advocate Sil Lai Abrams penned a piece in The Daily Beast, contending that NBC purposely buried both Abrams’ allegations of rape against music mogul Russell Simmons and her allegations of sexual misconduct…

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