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Twitter Users Turn Trump’s New Nickname For Nancy Pelosi Right Back At Him
President Donald Trump tried to break out a new nickname for House Speaker Nancy Pelosi D-Calif. . Instead, critics are using it on him. Trump has repeatedly and without evidence accused House Intelligence Committee Chair Adam Schiff D-Calif. , who is leading the impeachment inquiry, of treason , a federal crime that carries a potential death sentence . Now, Trump is claiming the speaker is every bit as guilty, accusing her of high crimes and treason. He a ...
Huffington Post - Mon. Oct 7
John Oliver Nails Trump's Problem: He’s Not ‘Just Any Old Fox News-Addled...
John Oliver on Sunday night lauded Nickelback for filing a copyright claim on a tweet by President Donald Trump that used the band s music, which resulted in the clip being pulled. It s true Twitter removed one of the president s memes because Nickelback complained, Oliver said. That s a sentence that somehow suggests the news is now being written by an algorithm designed to generate random shittiness. Oliver then took a deep dive into Stupid Watergate II, ...
Huffington Post - Mon. Oct 7
Ellen DeGeneres Sits Next To George Bush At Cowboys Game. Fans React.
The Dallas Cowboys game Sunday featured a huh moment that had nothing to do with the action on the field. It was the sight of former President George W. Bush and talk show host Ellen DeGeneres sitting next to each other that caught the attention of people watching the game on TV. The two, attending the game with their wives Laura Bush and Portia de Rossi , appeared convivial as they watched from Cowboy owner Jerry Jones suite. Bush at one point after the n ...
Huffington Post - Mon. Oct 7
Former Trump Exec Barbara Res Has A Stark Prediction On How It Ends For The Pr...
A former executive in the Trump Organization said President Donald Trump really doesn t want to be impeached and that he may not let the process go much further as a result. Barbara Res , who was vice president in charge of construction at Trump s company, predicted that he will look for a way out first. My gut tells me he ll leave office, he ll resign or make some kind of a deal, even, depending on what comes out, she said on CNN on Sunday. Trump would le ...
Huffington Post - Mon. Oct 7
Elizabeth Warren Has A Plan For Brett Kavanaugh
Sen. Elizabeth Warren D-Mass. unveiled a plan to reform federal judicial misconduct on Monday, a day after the one-year anniversary of Brett Kavanaugh s controversial confirmation to the Supreme Court . It s time to ensure that judges do not hear cases where they have conflicts of interests, strengthen our nation s ethics rules for judges, and ensure accountability for judges who violate these rules, the 2020 presidential candidate wrote in her announcemen ...
Huffington Post - Mon. Oct 7
Judge Rejects Trump Challenge To New York Tax Return Turnover
NEW YORK AP A federal judge rejected President Donald Trump s challenge to the release of his tax returns for a New York state criminal probe, saying on Monday that he could not grant such a categorical and limitless assertion of presidential immunity. Trump s lawyers notified the judge that they will immediately appeal the ruling. Judge Victor Marrero called Trump s claim of a broad immunity extraordinary. As the court reads it, presidential immunity woul ...
Huffington Post - Mon. Oct 7
Trump Demands Fed Drop Rates To Zero. That Would Save Him $8 Million A Year.
WASHINGTON President Donald Trump on Wednesday again attacked the Federal Reserve Board and demanded members drop interest rates to ZERO, or less a move that would benefit him personally by some 8 million a year. Trump has approximately 340 million in variable-rate loans from Deutsche Bank financing several of his properties, with the amount of interest he must pay annually tied either directly to the benchmark set by the Fed or to a rate that in turn rise ...
Huffington Post - Thu. Sep 12
North Carolina House GOP Overrides Governor's Veto By Bypassing Democrats
North Carolina Republican lawmakers abruptly voted Wednesday morning to override Democratic Gov. Roy Cooper s veto of the state budget, sparking chaos in the chamber by bypassing Democratic lawmakers, the latest in a series of obstructionist moves by Republicans in the state. Dozens of Democratic state House representatives weren t present for the vote, according to The Associated Press . Republican leadership had told them there were not going to be any v ...
Huffington Post - Thu. Sep 12
Supreme Court Rules Trump Administration Can Enforce Asylum Restrictions
The U.S. Supreme Court on Wednesday ruled that the Trump administration may go forward with new limits on migrants seeking asylum at the border while those restrictions are challenged in court. Under the new policy, officials can deny asylum to many migrants unless they can show they previously tried and failed to obtain asylum in another country along their way to the U.S. The Supreme Court s temporary order comes two days after a federal judge reinstated ...
Huffington Post - Thu. Sep 12
White House Wanted NOAA To Lie About Hurricane Forecast To Appease Trump: Report
The White House reportedly wanted the National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration to contradict scientists saying Alabama would not be struck by Hurricane Dorian after President Donald Trump continued to falsely claim the state was in the storm s path. Acting White House chief of staff Mick Mulvaney told Commerce Secretary Wilbur Ross to have NOAA repudiate forecasters who pushed back on Trump s claim, according to a report by The New York Times. The s ...
Huffington Post - Thu. Sep 12
Twitter Users Mock Trump's Parenting Skills After He Says Melania 'Has A Son'
Donald Trump may be so focused on making America great again that he forgot he s a dad. At least it seemed that way on Wednesday when the president met with reporters to discuss, among other things, the crackdown on vaping . After Trump said he viewed vaping as a source of American jobs, he pointed to his wife, first lady Melania Trump , and said she was instrumental in getting him involved in the issue. But the way he said it had heads shaking. That s how ...
Huffington Post - Thu. Sep 12
Judge In Brock Turner Case Fired From New Job As Girls Tennis Coach
Aaron Persky , the former judge in the Brock Turner sexual assault case, has lost his new job as a high school girls tennis coach following swift criticism from the community. Effective September 11, 2019, Mr. Persky s employment with the District as the Junior Varsity Girls Tennis coach has ended, Rachel Zlotziver, a spokesperson for the Fremont Union High School District, told HuffPost Wednesday night. Persky was hired last week to coach tennis at Lynbro ...
Huffington Post - Thu. Sep 12