02/07/2019 05:14 CDT


COMPLETE CHAOS IN VIRGINIA AS TOP THREE STATEWIDE OFFICIALS ALL EMBROILED IN SCANDALS AND UNDER PRESSURE TO RESIGN; LIBERAL MEDIA FACT CHECKS FALL APART; KLOBUCHAR TURNOVER PROBLEM?


TODAY’S TOP TEN

ANOTHER TOP VIRGINIA OFFICIAL IN HOT WATER

CRISIS ESCALATES IN VIRGINIA AS TOP THREE Democrats under fire. Associated Press.

THE LIBERAL MEDIA’S 9 WORST “FACT CHECKS” of President Trump’s SOTU speech. John Nolte.

LEFTISTS GO WILD AFTER PRESIDENT TRUMP IGNORES “climate change” in SOTU. Breitbart.

ILLEGAL IMMIGRANTS FOUR TIMES MORE LIKELY to commit crimes than citizens, new poll shows. Washington Times.

LIBERAL ATLANTIC WRITER TWEETS TRUMP assassination fantasy. The Federalist.

DOJ TO INVESTIGATE SWEETHEART DEAL JEFFREY EPSTEIN reached with U.S. Attorney in molestation case. Hot Air.

MUELLER HAULED BEFORE SECRET FISA COURT to address FBI abuses in 2002, Congress told. John Solomon.

NBC NEWS USES FIRM CAUGHT FABRICATING RUSSIAN data to smear offbeat Democratic presidential candidate Tulsi Gabbard. The Intercept.

DEMOCRAT SENATOR AMY KLOBUCHAR READY to announce presidential candidacy amid rumblings about mistreating staff. HuffPost.

AMID SIZABLE LAYOFFS, MCCLATCHY NEWS CEO pockets $900,000 bonus. Miami New Times.


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COMMENTARY WORTH READING


VIDEO WORTH WATCHING

  • Elizabeth Warren apologizes for calling herself “American Indian” on Texas Bar registration. Real Clear Politics.
  • McCaskill: To have credibility, Democrats must investigate sexual assault allegation against Fairfax. Free Beacon.
  • Democrats have a bad day at SOTU. Media Research Center,

OFFBEAT BEAT

  • Runner kills attacking mountain lion with bare hands in Colorado. Associated Press.

TWEETS OF NOTE

  • (@seanmdav) The Mean Girls of Congress sat on their hands and stared daggers at Trump when he called on Congress to pass a law prohibiting the murder of newborn babies in the delivery room. They’re not just depraved political partisans; they’re a death cult. Tweet.
  • (@McAllisterDen) Did anyone else notice last night that anytime there was standing the women in the white brigade would look around to each other to know if they should stand or not. They were bobble heads all evening. Not the kind of women who represent me. They’re lemmings. Tweet.

DRUDGE LEAD AT TIME OF EMAIL

  • BLACKFACE CHAOS; DEMS IMPERILED Drudge.