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‘Who’s the president again’? Josh Earnest: Congressional GOPers ‘have failed’ on combating ISIS

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Bless his heart. He never gives up: Those damn congressional Republicans! This whole mess is all their fault!Thank goodness Josh was around to tell us, or we might’ve gone on thinking that BarackObama actually bore some executive responsibility. Read more: http://twitchy.com/2016/01/07/whos-the-president-again-josh-earnest-congressional-gopers-have-failed-on-combating-isis/

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Donna Brazile doubles down; Inadvertently reveals Obama truth, own idiocy?

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http://twitter.com/#!/MrPrincetrumpet/status/435454022502191105 Heh. So there’s that. As Twitchy readers know, Donna Brazile celebrated Presidents Day by encouraging  President Obama to whip out his “lawless” Stompy Pen while Congress is in recess. Who needs Congress for laws? King Obama reigns, according to Ms. Brazile. But, hey, it’s totally justified and stuff! Ms. Brazile could not stop herself […]

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Tucker Carlson interviews lawyer who asked if Hitler drafted part of Trump’s address to Congress

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On Wednesday’sshow, Fox News’ Tucker Carlson had lawyer and analyst Eric Guster on to talk about this tweet he posted Tuesday night near the end of President Trump’s first joint address to Congress: Did hitler draft part of this speech? — Eric Guster, Esq (@EricGuster) March 1, 2017 //platform.twitter.com/widgets.js Now to the show. [email protected]: @realDonaldTrump […]

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After Cantor loss, Left pivots from ‘Tea Party is dead’ to ‘Tea Party hates Jews’

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http://twitter.com/#!/Redistrict/status/476510342676492288 Really? This is the spin the left is going to put on the VA-7 primary? House majority leader Eric Cantor lost his primary because Republicans don’t like Jews? http://twitter.com/#!/GaviBegtrup/status/476517861150568449 As expected, circus clown and pseudo-candidate Mike Dickinson was all over the notion. Probably kicking himself for not thinking of it first. http://twitter.com/#!/VoteMike2014/status/476514956075368448 But the […]

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Netanyahu’s Speech Through The Eyes Of Iranian-Israelis

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In a popular Persian food restaurant in Tel Aviv, Iranian-Israelis wonder if Benjamin Netanyahu’s speech to Congress can stop the threat of a nuclear Iran. View this image › Israelis watch Netanyahu’s speech to Congress being broadcast Tuesday. Amir Cohen / Reuters TEL AVIV — Moluk Hanasab paused briefly from stuffing zucchinis when Israeli Prime […]

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Whiny Donna Brazile is reminded about Congress’ role in our government

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http://twitter.com/#!/virginiagirl91/status/508641450192805888 Donna Brazile is back to doing what she does best … or just does:  Whining about Congress. http://twitter.com/#!/donnabrazile/status/508581260160434177 How dare that legislative branch actually do its job in carrying out checks and balances! http://twitter.com/#!/Twin66/status/508586369766027264 http://twitter.com/#!/dougstafford/status/508587161361596417 http://twitter.com/#!/schneids333/status/508585740817928192 She continued: http://twitter.com/#!/donnabrazile/status/508581335636905984 Just can’t get those Republicans off the golf course to act, can we? Oh, wait. http://twitter.com/#!/Twin66/status/508586623559139329 […]

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Darrell Issa to require Obama to present a strategic plan to defeat ISIS

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http://twitter.com/#!/DarrellIssa/status/507634967111692288 Nearly everyone, from everyday citizens to politicians to celebrities, has been calling on President Obama to present a plan on dealing with ISIS. Add House Oversight and Government Reform Committee Chair Darrell Issa to that list. Rep. Issa on Monday will introduce a joint resolution to require President Obama to present to Congress a strategic plan […]

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Judicial Watch: Uncovered IRS emails mention ‘secret research project’

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http://twitter.com/#!/kerpen/status/507636758431805440 http://twitter.com/#!/dbongino/status/507633582698160128 Email documents released today by Judicial Watch show that the IRS knew that asking for 501(c)4 donor lists was needless and improper as far back as 2012. “Such information was not needed across-the-board and not used in making the agency’s determination on exempt status,” read a May 2012 memo from the IRS Deputy Associate Chief Counsel. Additionally, a […]

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‘LOL’! Lonely proms and bullying: Donna Brazile triples down in bizarre tweets

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http://twitter.com/#!/donnabrazile/status/433242250881949697 That tweet was on February 11 … before Donna Brazile’s latest decision to wallow in a bath of ludicrous. http://twitter.com/#!/GenNerd/status/433242963951751168 RIP reality. If you missed Monday’s mock-fest, here’s what happened: The eternally persecuted Donna Brazile had conservatives gasping for breath after she sent a “chilling” tweet to @BarackObama that stopped just short of “Happy […]

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GOP Congressman: CBC Should Attend Netanyahu Speech Because Blacks And Jews Share Common Bond Of Suffering

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“It sends a poor message from a very good delegation of Americans that I’m embarrassed about and I would rather have them there to join me in solidifying our position on behalf of American-Israeli relations.” Video available at: http://buzzfeed-video1.s3.amazonaws.com/video/2015/03/02/malzberg-624×346.mp4. buzzfeed-video1.s3.amazonaws.com Rep. Dennis Ross, a Florida Republican who just returned from a recent trip to Israel, […]

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A ‘small symbolic victory’: Lois Lerner held in contempt of Congress

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http://twitter.com/#!/KenWahl1/status/464180865694584832 The House of Representatives Wednesday voted 231–187 to hold former IRS official Lois Lerner in contempt of Congress. http://twitter.com/#!/SpeakerBoehner/status/464179799737782272 http://twitter.com/#!/GOPLeader/status/464178794790932481 http://twitter.com/#!/CongCulberson/status/464183508504969216 http://twitter.com/#!/RepBillShuster/status/464183256926400512 http://twitter.com/#!/CynthiaLummis/status/464183373418991616 The House also voted 250–168 to demand the Justice Department appoint a special counsel to investigate IRS targeting of conservative groups. http://twitter.com/#!/rorycooper/status/464180868169621504 http://twitter.com/#!/WalshFreedom/status/464184197746139137 http://twitter.com/#!/redsteeze/status/464179266070908929 Of course, not all were happy with the […]

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15 Conspiracy Magazine Cover Stories That Are Hilariously Great

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Paranoia Magazine is a publication that deals with conspiracies and paranormal activity. And they have some mind-blowing cover stories. As I was strolling through the halls of the vendor section of the International UFO Congress in Fort McDowell, Arizona, I came across an interesting magazine rack: View this image › Norberto Briceño for BuzzFeed Paranoia […]

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AP says WH has new excuse for shady Bergdahl swap; Citizens call ‘major BS’

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http://twitter.com/#!/JohnEkdahl/status/474596231281651714 Sound the alarm! The White House’s account of the Bergdahl swap has reportedly changed yet again: http://twitter.com/#!/AP/status/474598984527646720 From the AP: The Obama administration has told senators it didn’t notify Congress about the pending swap of Sgt. Bowe Bergdahl for five Taliban officials because the Taliban had threatened to kill him if the deal was […]

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Progressive Caucus Chair: Netanyahu Speech To Congress An “Insult”

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“Him insulting the presidency and siding with the Republicans and coming in to give that talk to a joint session, I think it smacks of politics.” w.soundcloud.com Progressive Caucus co-chairman Rep. Raul Grijalva Monday called Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu’s planned address to a joint session of Congress an “insult.” The Democrat from Arizona has […]

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Netanyahu To Congress: Deal With Iran All But Guarantees They’ll Get Nuclear Weapons

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Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu spoke to a joint session of Congress Tuesday in defiance of the White House, as tensions between the U.S. and Israel escalate over a possible nuclear deal with Iran. President Obama later said the speech didn’t “offer any viable alternatives.” View this image › Mandel Ngan / Getty Images Israeli Prime […]

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Obama tells mayors, ‘My administration’s going to move forward’

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Pres Obama tells mayors if Congress doesn't act on his agenda, he'll work with them to get things done. "I've got a pen & I've got a phone." — Mark Knoller (@markknoller) January 23, 2014 Addressing the U.S. Conference of Mayors Thursday, President Obama once again (to loud applause) threatened to use his phone and pen […]

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‘What the hell is going on here?’ Congress finds new way to terrify us [Vine, pics]

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Poor Levin. pic.twitter.com/PE7iqWZmIj — T. Becket Adams (@BecketAdams) June 24, 2014 We may never recover from this: Now, that's sopmething RT @frankthorpNBC: So this happened at the Congressional Gold Medal Ceremony just now https://t.co/NnDJBXAyLd — Domenico Montanaro (@DomenicoNPR) June 24, 2014 Yes it is. If by “something,” you mean “nightmare-inducing.” http://twitter.com/#!/AndrewHClark/status/481522805176303616 Him? What about us??? […]

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‘Boy genius’! Ronan Farrow apparently forgot all about post-Katrina Bush-bashing

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Worth every penny. https://t.co/f5B8TZKTdK — Noah Rothman (@NoahCRothman) August 7, 2014 In case you’d forgotten, MSNBC’s Ronan Farrow is a national treasure: So excited to see how Congress manages to blame the hurricane on President Obama. — Ronan Farrow (@RonanFarrow) August 7, 2014 He’s some kinda something, all right! Award winning journalism. RT @Tyler_McNally: Boy […]

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Writer puzzled by idea that Congress didn’t read O-care before passing it

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1. Does anyone know the origins of the right-wing meme that Congress “never read” health care reform before passing it? — Jamelle Bouie (@jbouie) July 25, 2014 Jamelle Bouie is a writer for Slate. He used to work for The American Prospect and has written for The Nation, just so you know where he’s coming from. […]

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