Tag Archives: New York Post

Will Jussie Smollett’s supporters admit they were wrong?

Will Jussie’s backers admit they were wrong? Police sources believe that, as many had suspected, “Empire” actor Jussie Smollett perpetrated an enormous hoax on the American public by staging a phony hate crime. Now we’re waiting for apologies from the celebrities and top Democrats who not only expressed sympathy for the supposed victim of violent Read More…

House Dems want White House to hand over Trump-Putin meeting notes

House Democrats are laying the legal groundwork to force the White House to cough up notes on President Trump’s one-on-one meetings with Russian President Vladimir Putin, Politico reported. Reps. Adam Schiff (D-Calif.) and Eliot Engel (D-N.Y.) are leading the charge, according to the news site, and could demand testimony from Trump’s interpreter or issue subpoenas Read More…

Why fraternities can be a good thing for young men

A few years ago, a college sophomore in upstate New York learned that his father was in the ICU after suffering a heart attack. During a “gavel session,” a fraternity ritual during which members took turns sharing personal matters, he told his chapter the news. “Things weren’t looking good. At 19 and especially around a Read More…

Pence rebukes European powers over positions on Iran, Venezuela

MUNICH – Vice President Mike Pence rebuked European powers over Iran and Venezuela on Saturday in a renewed attack on Washington’s traditional allies, rejecting a call by Germany’s chancellor to include Russia in global cooperation efforts. Describing the results of Donald Trump’s presidency as “remarkable” and “extraordinary”, Pence told senior European and Asian officials the Read More…

Omar’s attack on Elliott Abrams was cribbed from the anti-American playbook

The House Foreign Affairs Committee hearing on the Trump administration’s policy toward Venezuela this week descended into farce when controversial freshman Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-Minn.) attempted to steer debate toward 30-year-old events elsewhere in Latin America. In a cheap attempt to discredit special envoy Elliott Abrams, a long-time foreign-policy practitioner who served in the Reagan Read More…

Cory Booker’s ridiculous vegan gospel

Sen. Cory Booker wants to wage war on . . . meat and dairy. The longtime vegan told VegNews, “We’ve seen this massive increase in consumption of meat produced by the industrial animal agriculture industry. The tragic reality is this planet simply can’t sustain billions of people consuming industrially produced animal agriculture.” Bull. When they Read More…

Worse than Amazon: Cuomo’s Buffalo Billion just went bust

Amazon’s pullout Thursday wasn’t even the worst economic development news for Gov. Andrew Cuomo this week: Just two days earlier, his economic development czar basically admitted that the gov’s signature Buffalo Billion is a . . . Buffalo Bust. In testimony Tuesday, Empire State Development boss Howard Zemsky tried to put a positive spin on it, but Read More…

Trump’s ‘national emergency’ is no crisis

All the noise about President Trump triggering a “constitutional crisis” with Friday’s declaration of a national emergency on the border is beyond absurd: The move is completely legal, even if it is a grim sign of how dysfunctional America’s democracy has gotten. Presidents have declared about six “national emergencies” a term, going back to Jimmy Read More…