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Conservative Blogs Explode over ‘Report’ Obama Threatened to Shoot Down Israeli Planes

2 days agoNews : Mediaite

It would be an amazing scoop. "Well placed sources" in the Israeli government confess that after many nights of "deliberation" Israel had actually prepared to bomb Iran's nuclear facilities last year. That plan only thwarted when President Obama himself threatened to shoot down the Israeli planes if they proceeded with the plan. Wow.

By Evoking Chicken Buckets and Race, Byron Allen Clearly Needs New Comcast Suit Strategy

2 days agoNews : Mediaite

Byron Allen is quickly becoming someone Al Sharpton should be very concerned with. As we already know and continue to hear on a daily basis, the Rev gets a daily dose of criticism on some level. The lyrics change a bit but usually go something like this:

Mediaite Breaks Traffic Record Again in February (Yes with Just 28 Days!)

2 days agoNews : Mediaite

I do realize that self-aggrandizing posts about traffic success can become tedious. Do you, our cherished Mediaite reader, really care how many people visited the site last month? I am guessing not. Particularly since I wrote a similar story last month after we celebrated an all time high in January.

Teen Charged with Manslaughter for Encouraging Friend to Commit Suicide

2 days agoNews : Mediaite

A Massachusetts teenager is facing involuntary manslaughter charges after police say she encouraged her friend to commit suicide.

Nurse Nina Pham Suing Dallas Hospital over Ebola Transmission

2 days agoNews : Mediaite

Nina Pham, one of two nurses who contracted ebola while caring for patient Thomas Eric Duncan last fall, will file suit against Texas Health Resources, her hospital's parent company.

Feinstein: Netanyahu ‘Arrogant’ for Saying He Speaks for All Jews

2 days agoNews : Mediaite

Sen. Dianne Feinstein (D-CA), a Jewish-American, told CNN's Dana Bash on Sunday morning that Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu made an "arrogant statement" when he said he speaks for all Jews in anticipation of his address to a joint session of Congress this upcoming week.

Dana Bash to GOP Rep: ‘Impossible’ for Speaker Boehner to Govern Because of You

2 days agoNews : Mediaite

CNN host Dana Bash grilled Rep. Jim Jordan (R-OH) over funding the Department of Homeland Security and whether the conservative wing of the Republican Party is too focused on principle over governance.

CNN Apologizes for Unfortunate Putin-‘Jihadi John’ Graphics Error

2 days agoNews : Mediaite

CNN has apologized after it erroneously displayed a photo of Russian President Vladimir Putin while reporting on "Jihadi John," the ISIS executioner who appears in the terrorist group's videos.

Boehner Admits He Has No Idea What Conservative Caucus’ Plan Was on DHS Vote

2 days agoNews : Mediaite

House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) admitted on Face the Nation Sunday morning he had no idea what the conservative caucus of the House GOP was thinking when it squelched a vote to fund the Department of Homeland Security for another three weeks.

TV Exec. Suing Comcast/Sharpton: ‘Give Him $50k and a Bucket of Chicken and We’re Good’

2 days agoNews : Mediaite

Byron Allen, the CEO of Entertainment Studios, continued his attacks on Al Sharpton in light of a discrimination lawsuit Allen and other African-American media owners filed against Comcast and Time Warner Cable. The suit alleges that...Show More Summary

Boehner on ‘Messy’ DHS Vote: ‘I’m Not Into Messy’

2 days agoNews : Mediaite

House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) told Face the Nation Sunday morning that he overall enjoyed his thankless job, but that Friday was a "messy" exception.

Todd to House GOP Leader: ‘Couldn’t You Have Been More Clever’ on DHS Bill?

2 days agoNews : Mediaite

Meet the Press host Chuck Todd asked House Majority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) Sunday morning whether the House GOP could have been a little savvier in crafting its funding bill for the Department of Homeland Security and avoided the "humiliating defeat" it suffered Friday night.

Despite Accusations of Being Right-Wing, House of Cards Earning Rare Bipartisan Love

2 days agoNews : Mediaite

A word heard often in the world of media and especially cable news is agenda. Newsbusters makes a living out of pointing out daily examples of a liberal agenda at MSNBC and (to a lesser extent) CNN. Media Matters serves up the same meal...Show More Summary

Peter King Demands Boehner Pass ‘Clean’ DHS Bill, Ignore ‘Irresponsible’ Republicans

2 days agoNews : Mediaite

Representative Peter King (R-NY), arguably the loudest opponent of the House GOP's conservative caucus, called them "self-righteous and delusional" on This Week Sunday morning, and told House Speaker John Boehner (R-OH) to stand up to them by passing a "clean" DHS bill, free of riders defunding President Barack Obama's immigration orders.

Kathleen Parker Rips Conservative Caucus for Perpetual ‘Amateur Hourness’

2 days agoNews : Mediaite

On Fox News Sunday, Washington Post conservative columnist Kathleen Parker diagnosed a pathological case of "amateur hourness" in the House GOP.

Wallace Confronts Scalise over GOP’s ‘Humiliating Defeat’ on DHS Funding

2 days agoNews : Mediaite

Fox News Sunday host Chris Wallace took House Majority Whip Steve Scalise (R-LA) to task Sunday morning for what he called the House GOP's "humiliating defeat" over Department of Homeland Security funding.

After Grilling from Fox’s Wallace, Walker Admits He’s ‘Changed’ View on Immigration

2 days agoNews : Mediaite

Fox News Sunday's Chris Wallace submitted newly-minted 2016 GOP frontrunner Scott Walker to thirteen minutes of sustained questioning about his record and his (mis)statements Sunday morning, the most notable moment of which came when Walker conceded...

After Nemstov Assassination, Conservatives Have a Putin Problem

2 days agoNews : Mediaite

You can't claim to hate and love despotism at the same time.

The Notorious Ruth Bader Ginsburg Brings Harsh SCOTUS Zingers to SNL

3 days agoNews : Mediaite

The cultural phenomenon that is "The Notorious R.B.G." (a.k.a Ruth Bader Ginsburg) made her way to SNL during the "Weekend Update," with Kate McKinnon doing a hilariously crass impersonation of the eldest Supreme Court justice.

SNL‘s High School Film Critic Grills Dakota Johnson on Fifty Shades of Grey

3 days agoNews : Mediaite

Perhaps nodding to what has been considered a "disastrous" Fifty Shades of Grey press tour, SNL tonight featured Kyle Mooney as a dweeby high schooler given the opportunity to do Q&A with Dakota Johnson.

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