08/16/2018 05:12 CDT


TRUMP LOWERS BOOM ON BRENNAN’S SECURITY CLEARANCE; WHY IS WEEKLY STANDARD SO FRIENDLY WITH FUSION GPS? COLORADO GOES AFTER CHRISTIAN BAKER AGAIN


TODAY’S TOP TEN

OBAMA SPYGATE RINGLEADER STRIPPED OF SECURITY CLEARANCE

TRUMP FINALLY STRIPS SECURITY CLEARANCE of Obama-era CIA Director John Brennan. Reuters.

THE WEEKLY STANDARD’S MYSTERIOUS ties to Fusion GPS. Julie Kelly.

COLORADO CIVIL RIGHTS COMMISSION comes after Christian baker again, even after U.S. Supreme Court defeat. Daily Wire.

NEW POLL REVEALS THAT TRUMP is gaining popularity with African-Americans. Daily Wire.

DNC CHAIR: DOMESTIC ABUSE CLAIM against Ellison won’t hurt Dems. Associated Press.

TWITTER CEO JACK DORSEY EXPLAINS Alex Jones suspension, “timeouts.” ZeroHedge.

ILLINOISANS DISLIKE TRUMP almost as much as coastal elites. Illinois Review.

BLACKBURN LEADING BREDESEN by 4 points in Tennessee Senate race. Free Beacon.

ENVIRONMENTAL ZEALOTS FIRST CAME AFTER straws and now are targeting balloons. Power Line.

NEWSOM TO HOLD HOLLYWOOD FUNDRAISER with California still reeling from wildfires. Free Beacon.


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COMMENTARY WORTH READING

  • End the double standards in reporting political violence. David French.
  • The media’s real enemy: Themselves. Ned Ryun.
  • America is back. Mike Pence.

VIDEO WORTH WATCHING

  • Why “climate change” is fake news. Climate Depot.
  • NY Governor Cuomo: “America was never that great.” Free Beacon.
  • Florida’s Nelson admits no proof Russia penetrated Florida voter system. NTK Network.

OFFBEAT BEAT

  • “Social justice” spreads to the University of Texas. National Review.

TWEETS OF NOTE

  • (@JackPosobiec) To be clear: The entire media reported that 20 lunatics screaming in a park were a bigger threat than the jihadist school assault training compound found last week, that they barely reported. Let that sink in. Tweet.
  • (@AmyMek) Dear @CNN, @MSNBC, @ABC, @CBS, @nbc, You have spent years giving Muslim Brotherhood shill, Keith Ellison-Muhammad, a pass on his membership in a violent, racist & anti-Semitic hate group. Are you going to give him a pass for Domestic Violence too? Sincerely, Concerned Female. Tweet.

DRUDGE LEAD AT TIME OF EMAIL

  • JACK IN THE BOX; TWITTER DEMANDS ‘HEALTHY’ BEHAVIOR Drudge.