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Bill O’Reilly irretrievably loses it over White House slaves

washingtonpost.com — PHILADELPHIA - If James Murdoch and Lachlan Murdoch are looking for a moment in which to make a statement about their vision for Fox News, now is it. These two brothers - sons of mogul Rupert Murdoch and two-thirds of the triumvirate at Fox News parent company 21st Century Fox - are widely known to have resented the way that recently resigned Fox News chief Roger Ailes ran the network.

Bill O’Reilly blames ‘far left loons’ for backlash over his ‘well fed’ slaves comment

washingtonpost.com — Far left loons distort tip about @FLOTUS statement that slaves built White House. She's correct & I provided facts. More on The Factor -BO'R - Bill O'Reilly (@oreillyfactor) July 27, 2016 PHILADELPHIA - In a "Tip of the Day" segment Tuesday night, Bill O'Reilly reported that Michelle Obama was correct - slaves did, in fact, participate in the building of the White House, as she stated in a lauded speech Monday night here at the Democratic National Convention.

ERIK WEMPLE: Fox News’s Bill O’Reilly vouches for slaves’ living conditions

heralddemocrat.com — PHILADELPHIA - On Monday night in a widely praised speech here at the Democratic National Convention, first lady Michelle Obama made a poignant observation about her life and race in America: "I wake up every morning in a house that was built by slaves, and I watch my daughters - two beautiful, intelligent, black young women - playing with their dogs on the White House lawn."

Fox News’ Bill O’Reilly vouches for White House slave builders’ living conditions

thestar.com — PHILADELPHIA-On Monday night in a widely praised speech at the Democratic National Convention, First Lady Michelle Obama made a poignant observation about her life and race in America: "I wake up every morning in a house that was built by slaves, and I watch my daughters - two beautiful, intelligent, black young women - playing with their dogs on the White House lawn."

Bill O’Reilly wants you to know the slaves who built the White House were well fed

newsday.com — PHILADELPHIA - On Monday night in a widely praised speech here at the Democratic National Convention, first lady Michelle Obama made a poignant observation about her life and race in America: "I wake up every morning in a house that was built by slaves, and I watch my daughters - two beautiful, intelligent, black young women - playing with their dogs on the White House lawn."

Donald Trump cites Greta Van Susteren in stiffing requests to release tax returns

washingtonpost.com — Donald Trump's tax returns are in the news again. Reports are circulating that Russian hackers may have propagated the hacking of the Democratic National Committee in an effort to tilt the electoral playing field toward Trump. So what business ties might Trump have with Russian oligarchs?

Fox News’s Bill O’Reilly vouches for slaves’ living conditions

washingtonpost.com — PHILADELPHIA - On Monday night in a widely praised speech here at the Democratic National Convention, first lady Michelle Obama made a poignant observation about her life and race in America: "I wake up every morning in a house that was built by slaves, and I watch my daughters - two beautiful, intelligent, black young women - playing with their dogs on the White House lawn."

Trumpite Jeffrey Lord continues making mockery of CNN programming

washingtonpost.com — PHILADELPHIA-Perhaps Jeffrey Lord is drunk on hollow praise. Back in March, the CNN political commentator, hired specifically to float pro-Donald Trump opinions on air, battled fellow CNNer Van Jones over the Ku Klux Klan. The on-air clash came on CNN's coverage of Super Tuesday, days after Trump, in an interview with Jake Tapper, failed to disavow David Duke, a former grand wizard of the KKK.

What could Roger Ailes teach Donald Trump?

washingtonpost.com — Donald Trump is telling the Hollywood Reporter that he'd be open to the possibility of securing the services of ex-Fox News chief Roger Ailes, who resigned from his position last week in the middle of a sexual-harassment scandal. "I would think about it. We have a great team.

Like Roger Ailes, Fox News’s Rupert Murdoch worships the all-cleansing doctrine of ratings

washingtonpost.com — A Memo from Rupert Murdoch to Fox News staffers. "There's no doubt this has been a challenging time." pic.twitter.com/wZxaDcgfx8 - Emily Steel (@emilysteel) July 26, 2016 Looks as if there's some continuity amid the tumult at Fox News.
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Fox News's Bret Baier says Trump appeared to be joking when he appealed to the Russians about the 30,000 deleted HRC emails

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Good zinger from Trump at close of press conference: "I think it's time for Hillary Clinton to do a press conference."

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Trump essentially alleging that Huma Abedin spills secrets to "sleazebag" husband Anthony Weiner. Evidence?

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Trump just said of Obama, "His views of the world don't jive." Such an opinion might not jibe with that of the White House.


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