12/27/2018 05:12 CDT


WHILE LIBERAL MEDIA RIPS HIM, PRESIDENT TRUMP SNEAKS INTO IRAQ WITH MELANIA AND AGAIN PROVES HIS CRITICS WRONG; STOCK MARKET COMES THROUGH WITH RECORD SURGE; NO MCCAIN SENATE BUILDING


TODAY’S TOP TEN

TRUMP REBOUNDS WITH VISIT TO TROOPS, STOCK MARKET SURGE

NBC GETS IT WRONG ABOUT PRESIDENT TRUMP not visiting troops at Christmastime. Daily Wire.

U.S. STOCKS ROAR BACK IN BEST rally since March 2009. Bloomberg.

CHICAGO WOMEN’S MARCH CANCELLED AMID reports of anti-semitism. Daily Caller.

LIBERAL BILLIONAIRE APOLOGIZES FOR RUSSIAN bot disinformation campaign. ZeroHedge.

WAPO ESSENTIALLY CONFIRMS THAT SLAIN KHASHOGGI was more a paid asset than a journalist. Ace of Spades HQ.

PUSH TO RENAME SENATE OFFICE BUILDING for John McCain fizzles. Washington Times.

JOE BIDEN REPORTEDLY MIFFED THAT 2020 presidential hopefuls are visiting Obama instead of him. Daily Caller.

NEW REPORT SAYS DUE PROCESS IN JEOPARDY at many of America’s top schools. Legal Insurrection.

THE NINE BIGGEST TAKEDOWNS of food stamp fraud in 2018. Breitbart.

ASSOCIATED PRESS TRYING TO REWRITE history on Iran deal. Power Line.


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COMMENTARY WORTH READING

  • Trump: The best president I didn’t vote for. David Catron.
  • The media was still unglued in 2018. Brent Bozell.
  • At Christmastime, George W. Bush was Santa Claus, Obama was Scrooge. Joseph Curl.

VIDEO WORTH WATCHING

  • McCaskill on Ocasio-Cortez: I’m a little confused why she’s the thing. Breitbart.
  • How the Reformation shaped your world. Prager University.
  • Texas man “freaked out” after finding 30 rattlesnakes under shed. Fox News.

OFFBEAT BEAT


TWEETS OF NOTE

  • (@luisbaram) A special kind of denial is needed to believe fossil fuels do more harm than good. Tweet.
  • (@LeeStrobel) Some good news: in 1981, 44.3 percent of the world lived in extreme poverty (i.e., less than $1.90 per person per day). Last year, it was 9.6 percent. That’s a decline of 78 percent. (Source: @HumanProgress) Tweet.

DRUDGE LEAD AT TIME OF EMAIL

  • STOCKS ROAR BACK; DOW +1,086; BIGGEST GAIN EVER Drudge.