12/28/2018 05:10 CDT


MCCLATCHEY, AGAIN, PUBLISHES DISCREDITED “COHEN WAS IN PRAGUE” STORY WITH FLIMSY SOURCING, TRYING TO REVIVE SMEAR DOSSIER’S CREDIBILITY; HOUSE DEMS LINE UP MASSIVE “GREEN NEW DEAL” SPENDING AGENDA


TODAY’S TOP TEN

LIBERAL MEDIA TRIES TO RESURRECT PHONY DOSSIER TALE

LIBERAL MEDIA TRIES FOR FOURTH TIME to resurrect debunked “Cohen in Prague” story. Chuck Ross.

  • Even MSNBC is dubious. MSNBC.

HOUSE DEMOCRATS LINING UP BEHIND WHAT COULD BE largest expansion of government in decades. Michael Bastasch.

CNN PUSHES HARD TO BRING SOLDIERS UP for charges for bringing MAGA hats to Trump visit. Ace of Spades HQ.

NONE OF THE DEMOCRATIC PRESIDENTIAL HOPEFULS is generating much enthusiasm, new poll shows. Legal Insurrection.

NEW STUDY COULD SPELL TROUBLE FOR THE FUTURE of wind energy. Daily Caller.

STARBUCKS AMONG THE WORST COMPANIES for conservatives to support, conservative tracking group says. 2ndVote.

I USED TO WRITE FOR SPORTS ILLUSTRATED and interview presidents. Now I deliver packages for Amazon. The Atlantic.

MONDAY NIGHT FOOTBALL RATINGS hit all-time record low. NBC Sports.

CHRISTMAS MIRACLE: BOY SURVIVES 40-MINUTE avalanche burial in French Alps. Breitbart.

DAD BOOKS 6 FLIGHTS ON CHRISTMAS EVE to spend time with flight attendant daughter. The Week.


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COMMENTARY WORTH READING


VIDEO WORTH WATCHING

  • MSNBC panel: Trump visit with troops a political rally. Real Clear Politics.
  • Fight over cross-shaped memorial could affect monuments across America. Fox News.
  • Man watches home get broken into while on vacation. ABC 7 Chicago.

OFFBEAT BEAT

  • 107-year-old NY man is world’s oldest working barber. CBS 2 New York.

TWEETS OF NOTE

  • (@JackPosobiec) Raise your hand if the government shutdown did not affect your Christmas in any meaningful way whatsoever. Tweet.
  • (@CharlieDaniels) Keep an eye on the incoming democrats and their “Green New Deal” which is a huge expansion of government and their influence over the lives of all Americans. We need to be reducing government control not expanding it. How would you like the likes of Ocasio-Cortez calling the shots? Tweet.

DRUDGE LEAD AT TIME OF EMAIL

  • STOCKS WILD; CONFIDENCE FALLS Drudge.