Tag Archives: Hot Air

Philippe Reines leads protests outside White House

The former Deputy Assistant to former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, Philippe Reines, and Adam Parkhomenko, former National Field Director for the DNC in 2016, organized a very loud protest against President Trump during the last few nights. Calling it #OccupyLafayettePark, Reines led the effort with a tweet Monday afternoon as President Trump was expected to Read More…

Vanity Fair reporter: Michael Cohen’s team thinks Trump threw him under the bus with today’s leak

No, there’s no typo in the headline. If you believe Emily Jane Fox, it’s Team Cohen that’s mad about today’s leak involving secret recordings more so than Team Trump. Why? Because, as I speculated earlier, the leak’s actually coming from Trump and Giuliani themselves, not from Cohen. They’re getting out in front of it knowing Read More…

CNN’s broken record on Kavanaugh: He questioned independent counsels in 1998 too

Keep on digging, CNN. I bet you find that pony somewhere in there. In remarks unearthed from a 1998 symposium, Brett Kavanaugh took the ultimately banal position that the Constitution envisions Congress as the proper institution for investigating presidents, not independent counsels. CNN believes that while this is “consistent” with other public statements already known, it Read More…

“So they finally fired your fat ass”: Cavuto reads hate mail from viewers angry that he called Trump’s Helsinki presser “disgusting”

Is this now a regular feature? It should be. The last rendition went so well, he must be tempted to dog Trump at this point just for the entertainment value of the content that lands in his inbox afterward. It’s basically 10 minutes of “fat” insults but things start to pick up at around 7:25 Read More…

NFL on new anthem-protest rule: Never mind!

At each stage, we ask ourselves: could the NFL could handle the controversy over national-anthem protests any worse? Never underestimate the power of combining enthusiasm with incompetence. Two months after passing a new rule without consulting the players union, the league threw in the towel — but only after one team attempted to put it Read More…