04/16/2018 05:14 CDT


FIRED FBI DIRECTOR COMEY KICKS OFF BOOK TOUR ON PRIME TIME AS REPUBLICANS, DEMOCRATS FIRE BACK; TRUMP PRAISES STRIKE IN SYRIA; IG REPORT BRINGS THE HAMMER DOWN ON MCCABE


TODAY’S TOP 10

COMEY GOES TO AIRWAVES WITH QUESTIONS TAILING HIM

OBAMA AND LYNCH JEOPARDIZED Clinton email investigations, Comey says in new book. ZeroHedge.

  • FBI agents not happy with self-congratulatory book. TheBlaze.
  • Admits making decisions based on political climate. Free Beacon.
  • Lynch responds to Comey. Axios.
  • Comey, McCabe clash behind the scenes. Washington Times.

TRUMP PRAISES “PERFECTLY EXECUTED STRIKE” in Syria: “Mission accomplished.” ZeroHedge.

DOJ INSPECTOR GENERAL LOWERS the boom on fired FBI deputy director Andrew McCabe. Thomas Lifson.

PRESIDENT TRUMP PARDONS Vice President Cheney’s former chief of staff Scooter Libby. NTK Network.

DEMOCRATS’ “MARCH FOR SCIENCE” draws activists and not very many of them. Daily Caller.

DROP IN U.S. CATHOLIC CHURCH attendance under Pope Francis sharpest in decades. Breitbart.

CBS ERRONEOUSLY PUBLISHES OBITUARY for former First Lady Barbara Bush. Sacramento Bee.

THERE’S A MACHETE ATTACK every 90 minutes in “gun-free” Great Britain. Breitbart.

STARBUCKS FORCED TO APOLOGIZE after arrest of two black men draws liberal backlash. Chicago Tribune.

KENNEDY CLAN TRIES to sink Chappaquiddick movie. Toby Harnden.


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COMMENTARY WORTH READING

  • Booker’s inquisition of marriage views is about keeping you silent. Daily Signal.
  • Is America still racist? Jason Riley.
  • Comey, Brennan & Clapper are the real abusers of power. Mark Penn.

VIDEO WORTH WATCHING

  • Chris Christie shocked by hubris of Comey. Real Clear Politics.
  • Sara Carter: IG report on McCabe “just the tip of the iceberg.” Fox & Friends.
  • Liberal reporter Haberman: Doesn’t appear there’s much news in Comey book. Free Beacon.

OFFBEAT BEAT

  • New Yorker attacks Chick-Fil-A for “creepy infiltration” of NY because of its “pervasive Christian traditionalism.” NTK Network.

TWEETS OF NOTE

  • (@redsteeze) That CNN McCabe sympathy tour sure died in a hurry when that IG report came out last week to barely any coverage. Tweet.
  • (@charliekirk11) I think Nikki Haley will make a wonderful first female President after Trump finishes his second term. Tweet.

DRUDGE LEAD AT TIME OF EMAIL

  • COMEY THROWS BOOK AT PREZ; TRUMP: JAIL HIM! Drudge.