04/22/2019 05:14 CDT


DOSSIER UNDER THE MICROSCOPE? CARTER PAGE EMERGES FROM SCRUTINY UNSCATHED; TRUMP GOES AFTER MITT FOR ATTACKING REPUBLICANS; BETO’S CAMPAIGN IN DISARRAY?


TODAY’S TOP TEN

FOCUS TURNS TO SMEAR DOSSIER

U.S. OFFICIALS DOUBTED KEY SMEAR DOSSIER claims earlier than previously known. Chuck Ross.

“IT WAS A COUP ATTEMPT TO DESTROY THE PRESIDENCY,” says Victor Davis Hanson. Legal Insurrection.

THE TOP FIVE LIBERAL MEDIA MELTDOWNS OVER the Mueller report. Legal Insurrection.

PRESIDENT TRUMP: IF MITT ROMNEY WOULD HAVE FOUGHT Obama as hard as he fights me, he might have won in 2012. Breitbart.

BUZZFEED FINALLY ADMITS IT WAS WRONG about the Trump-Cohen story. Daily Wire.

CARTER PAGE EMERGES FROM ENORMOUS DEEP STATE scrutiny without a blemish. National Review.

NEW YORK TIMES HITS NEW LOW WITH mortifying Notre Dame correction. New York Post.

FIGHT FOR SWING VOTERS ALREADY UNDERWAY in Pennsylvania’s suburbs. CNN.

SENIOR STAFFERS LEAVING BETO O’ROURKE’S struggling campaign. Big League Politics.

SWEDISH JOURNALISTS CAUGHT ON SOCIAL MEDIA celebrating Notre Dame fire. Breitbart.


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COMMENTARY WORTH READING


VIDEO WORTH WATCHING

  • NH voter: Dems need to drop Mueller report because there’s nothing there. NTK Network.
  • Bob Woodward: Role of smear dossier needs to be investigated. Breitbart.
  • MSNBC reporter harasses Mueller outside church’s Easter service. Real Clear Politics.

OFFBEAT BEAT


TWEETS OF NOTE

  • (@steph93065) Twitter has destroyed any previous delusions we had that the people that write stuff in newspapers are sane. They are all neurotic. Tweet.
  • (@Robeno) What a week for the MSM. AP feels the need to explain, during Holy Week, that Notre Dame is a religious site. The NYT thought the Body of Christ was a statue. And to top it off @maggieNYT doesn’t realize ‘Edelweiss’ is a song about resisting Nazis. Tweet.

DRUDGE LEAD AT TIME OF EMAIL 

  • FBI ARRESTS LEADER OF GROUP STOPPING ILLEGALS IN NEW MEXICO Drudge.