03/08/2019 05:10 CDT


DEMOCRATS COLLAPSE UNDER PRESSURE FROM RADICAL BASE OVER OMAR REBUKE; FEDERAL JUDGE GIVES MANAFORT FAR SHORTER SENTENCE THAN MUELLER WANTED; SHERROD BROWN SAYS HE’S OUT


TODAY’S TOP TEN

DEMOCRATS CAVE TO LOONY LEFT FRINGE

DEMOCRATS ACQUIESCE TO RADICAL WING by watering down “hate” resolution. USA Today.

  • “This shouldn’t be so hard,” says Dem who asked why resolution didn’t focus on anti-Semitism. Hot Air.
  • Rahm Emanuel slams Omar in op-ed. Breitbart.
  • David Duke hails Omar. Ace of Spades HQ.
  • Radicals take over. John Hinderaker.

FEDERAL JUDGE SAYS NO COLLUSION IN GIVING Manafort 47 months in prison for tax and bank fraud. ZeroHedge.

BERNIE SANDERS’ TOP ADVISERS LINKED TO 2012 anti-Semitism scandal at liberal Center for American Progress. Legal Insurrection.

POPULIST OHIO SENATOR SHERROD BROWN SAYS he won’t run for president in 2020. Legal Insurrection.

WHY HOUSE REPUBLICANS SHOULD FORCE A VOTE on the Green New Deal. The Federalist.

COULD A ROCKY MOUNTAIN GOVERNOR BE THE KEY to victory for Democrats in 2020? The Week.

DOZENS OF NORTHWESTERN HOSPITAL WORKERS MAY HAVE been fired for improperly viewing Jussie Smollett’s medical records. CBS 2 Chicago.

FLORIDA LEGISLATION WOULD FINE TWITTER, FACEBOOK for censoring conservatives. Big League Politics.

BASEBALL MEGASTAR FREE AGENT BRYCE HARPER avoided California teams he preferred because of high taxes. Los Angeles Times.

WASHINGTON POST FORCED TO ISSUE BIG CORRECTIONS in Cynthia Nixon’s hit piece on Mike Pence. Daily Wire.


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OFFBEAT BEAT

  • $273 million lottery winner almost forgot winning ticket at store. NJ.Com.

TWEETS OF NOTE

  • (@myolio) The number of ‘followers’ you have does not make you better than anyone else. Hitler had millions, and Jesus had 12. Tweet.
  • (@EWErickson) Here’s what Democrats know: they’ll pass that resolution today and next week or the week after we will still be dealing with the freshman Democrats’ anti-Semitism. Tweet.

DRUDGE LEAD AT TIME OF EMAIL

  • JUDGE REJECTS ‘EXCESSIVE’ MUELLER; MANAFORT ONLY GETS 47 MONTHS! Drudge.