Most people are not aware that there is a literal water gate next to the world-famous Watergate Hotel. Rotting wooden beams emerge from the river at low tide on The Mole cape that divides Rock Creek and the Potomac. The water gate is one of the few extant remains of the period when Washington, D.C. Show More Summary
A new film profiles influential chef Jeremiah Tower. When one of the most hated men in U.S. politics walked in for dinner at Berkeley's famed Chez Panisse, where Tower worked, a colorful scene ensued.
ASSASSINATION OF KENNEDY AND LINCOLN, DEATH OF FDR, WATERGATE ALL PALE IN COMPARISON: ‘The View’ Co-Hosts Ask If Palin, Nugent, Kid Rock Visit the ‘Saddest Day’ at White House Since the British Burned it Down? Or as Sean Davis of the Federalist tweets, “Close, but no cigar.”
Via Disobedient Media In 2013, it was first reported that the Clinton State Department had called off eight separate internal investigations into alleged misconduct by the diplomatic corps. When whistleblowers attempted to highlight the wave of coverups, they were subjected to a harassment campaign by the State Department. Show More Summary
You probably have heard the phrase, “follow the money.” The phrase became popular the book and movie, “All the President’s Men,” by Bob Woodward and Carl Bernstein. These Washington Post reporters uncovered the details of the Watergate scandal, which led to the resignation of President Richard Nixon. Today, this phrase remains valid for small-business owners […]
The Trump approval rating – which had been hovering in Nixon-like Watergate territory – did in the latest polls have a bit of an uptick from 34% to 41%, according to Gallup. Perhaps not surprisingly, this rise in the Donald Trump approval rating corresponded almost exactly with his decision to drop bombs in Syria and Afghanistan. Show More Summary
If we seize on the Watergate scandal today as the measure of Richard Nixon, we are missing the scale and mystery of his long career on the world stage.
The rapidly unfolding Trump wiretapping story promises to be far more explosive than Watergate.
The New York Times on Thursday trotted out liberal favorite John Dean to make the comparison journalists love to hear: (Fill in the blank Republican) is just like Richard Nixon in Watergate. The headline darkly hinted about the connections: “He Has Seen It All Before” and described the ex-White House aide as “an expert on the abuses of presidential power.” Get it?
A bipartisan group of lawmakers sees no scandal in the documents that led the White House to accuse Obama of something “worse than Watergate.”
HILLARY BLAMES THE RUSSIANS FOR HER LOSS: ‘More effective theft even than Watergate’ Notice, please, the smug implication that the White House was somehow hers already and that it was stolen from her by others — others who weren’t the American voters.
CNN ran with the headline, “Clinton on Russian election meddling: ‘More effective theft even than Watergate,'” and nowhere in the article did it actually list the evidence that the Russian government ‘hacked’ or ‘stole’ or ‘meddled’ directly in the 2016 election. It appears that Hillary Clinton regrets losing to underdog Donald Trump with these remarks, […]
Clinton. wants an independent investigation into the Trump campaign's alleged collusion with Russia.
The Deputy Assistant to President Trump Dr. Sebastian Gorka went on with Sean Hannity to discuss Susan Rice finally admitting... The post Trump Deputy Asst. Sebastion Gorka: Obama Admin Spying Makes Watergate Look like ‘Spat in the Sandbox’ (VIDEO) appeared first on The Gateway Pundit.
Good Wednesday morning, Crooks and Liars! Let's begin our day with a tweet that imagines a warm, father-son moment chez Trump: "Daddy, what's Watergate?""Well, Bannon, it was a terrible time when an awful man named Mark Felt betrayed us all." https://t.co/PwlIWQCqfF — M.S. Show More Summary
Baby boomers witnessed and experienced a lot in their formative years, such as the Cold War, the space race, political assassinations, the Vietnam War, Civil Rights protests and Watergate. Now they are reaching an age when many may want...Show More Summary
THE OBAMA ADMINISTRATION’S WATERGATE-LEVEL SCANDAL?: Peter J. Wallison at RealClearPolitics examines that question. The smoking gun in Watergate was President Nixon’s effort to use the CIA to impede an FBI investigation. What kind of “gate” is the misuse of the intelligence community to get inside information on an opposing presidential candidate? It may turn out […]
It is said that Watergate wasn’t about the crime, but about the coverup. Well, at least in the Watergate scandal, there was a proper crime — specifically, the break-in and wiretapping. The media hasn’t even settled on what to call its quest for a potentially nefarious Russia-Trump link. The whole pursuit is vaguely referred to […]
Saying, “I think most Americans haven’t even heard of this story yet,” former Congresswoman Michele Bachmann (R-MN) said that the FBI listening in on President Donald Trump’s staffers talking to Russians during the 2016 campaign is “worse than Watergate.” Speaking with USA...
DON SURBER: Investigate ObamaGate: The abuse of presidential power by Barack Obama and his minions is Watergate on Steroids. The Obama administration openly shared classified information with political appointees about Donald Trump in the summer of 2015, and likely earlier. The citation. Obama’s attorney general sought warrants to spy on President Trump’s campaign team last […]