Matthew Sharp Cellist and baritone Matthew Sharp [see my interview with Matthew] will be demonstrating his versatility when he joins the Northern Chamber Orchestra for a concert on Friday 9 March 2018 at Stockport Town Hall. The programme...Show More Summary
An emotional CNN town hall last week after the Feb. 14 shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School focused on gun control and school safety, but the network soon found itself in a tiff with the family of one of the survivors. Conservative outlets went after CNN for "scripting" the...
March is finally here with warmer weather, sunny days and the beginning of spring. Kick it off with some events around town. 1) Revival Food Hall is hosting its first First Friday event with a pop-up from Three Dots and a Dash. Kevin Beary, beverage director, will be mixing Tiki drinks, like the...
TweetOne assumes these yoots came into town via BART, you know, one assumes. Now let’s hear from Actual Journalist Dan Brekke of KQED about the SFMTA Lime Bike Ban: The companies, San Mateo-based LimeBike and Beijing-based Ofo, are among a handful of firms that hoped to expand into the city after the SFMTA began taking […]
"Nobody's going to shoot at me or anything, are you?" West Virginia Governor Jim Justice asked a crowd of striking teachers at a town hall meeting.
West Virginia Gov. Jim Justice (R) told his state’s striking teachers they “need to be back in the classroom” as he spoke at a series of town halls on Monday. Speaking and taking questions in Wheeling, Martinsburg and Morgantown throughout...Show More Summary
It's rare to see what's sold as a mutual political affinity revealed as a raw power relationship, but that is what happened to Senator Marco Rubio at the CNN town hall on Wednesday night, in Sunrise, Florida. Would the senator refuse...Show More Summary
After busting Donald Trump last night for live-tweeting — and badly screwing up — a Fox News report on Rep. Adam Schiff, CNN’s Reliable Sources host Brian Stelter panned the president’s phoned-in interview with Jeanine Pirro as justShow More Summary
In a disastrous interview with CNN’s Jake Tapper Sunday, Broward County Sheriff Scott Israel admitted he was aware of reports about deputy resource officer, Scot Peterson, failing to enter Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, prior to CNN’s town hall on the shooting. Show More Summary
In the White House, in town halls and on social media, many students have become activists and national voices after the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Fla. This is who they are.
And of course, Fox's Tucker Carlson was more than happy to help him over on state-run TV. It seems one of the potential participants in CNN's town hall meeting this past Wednesday night was none too happy with the network for not allowing...Show More Summary
On Thursday, Tucker Carlson’s horseshit chronicle and carnival sideshow hosted a Stoneman-Douglas student, Colton Haab, who claimed that his question for the CNN town hall was re-written by CNN. His father produced emails supposedly documenting this fact. Shock horror – they were modified, apparently by the father. Good to see CNN fighting back. I’m not […]
Somebody doctored an email... but who? The post That CNN “scripted town hall” question just became more complicated appeared first on Hot Air.
Business Insider reports: The family of Colton Haab, a student at the Florida high school where a gunman killed 17 people last week, provided a doctored email to media outlets in order to defend Haab’s claims that CNN rewrote a question for him to ask at the network’s Wednesday town-hall-style event on school shootings. Show More Summary
Law enforcement officers thwarting school plots seize caches of weapons as the gun debate continues. In the wake of the Parkland massacre, amid the din of CNN town halls and CPAC chest-thumping, the copycats slink out. Every school shooting leads to an uptick in threats to schools. Show More Summary
The NRA has been under fire after the latest Stoneman Douglas shooting and this time, they’re being targeted by the police authority present during the shooting. A CNN-hosted town hall meeting prompted victims and the Sheriff’s office to create a statement regarding the government’s response on how to counter gun violence. Show More Summary
1. The White House 2. The Republican National Convention 3. Mar-a-Lago 4. The U.S. Capitol Building 5. Republican Town Halls Kali Holloway / AlterNet
CNN made good on their promise to offer “proof” that they didn’t try to script an interview between a survivor of last week’s mass shooting in Parkland, FL and a lawmaker. Documents reviewed by Mediaite reportedly reveal that emails purportedly showing an incriminating...
In the days since the shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School that killed 17 people, students from the school have taken up a gun-control movement highlighted by powerful speeches, a tenacious CNN town hall appearance, and, in the case of Sarah Chadwick, cuttingly funny tweets. Show More Summary
Videos have emerged showing NRA spokeswoman Dana Loesch calmly leaving stage at this week’s CNN town hall on gun violence in schools, where some attendees had exited, and those who remained did not rush the stage, mulled around, andShow More Summary