05/24/2018 05:16 CDT


WILL TRUMP TALK TO MUELLER? CNN’S RATINGS PLUMMET AS ATTACKS ON TRUMP CONTINUE; NFL SAYS PLAYERS MUST STAND FOR NATIONAL ANTHEM; ISIS THRIVES ON GOOGLE PLUS


TODAY’S TOP 10

OBAMA “SPYGATE” LABEL STICKS

TRUMP: WE’RE NOT UNDERCUTTING Justice Department, “We’re cleaning everything up.” Real Clear Politics.

  • Giuliani now says Trump may do interview with Mueller. Washington Post.
  • Grassley rips DOJ retractions on tantalizing Strzok-Page texts. Fox News.
  • Mueller moves to sentence Papadopoulos, signaling probe may be nearing end. Politico.

CNN’S PRIMETIME AUDIENCE declines 35 percent as Fox News grows audience by 9 percent. John Nolte.

NEW NFL POLICY REQUIRES PLAYERS to stand for the National Anthem. ESPN.

BABYLON BEE OWNER SELLS COMPANY, cites anti-Christian bias on Facebook, Google. Daily Caller.

MISSOURI’S MCCASKILL TRAILS BADLY in head-to-head matchups versus GOP challengers. Breitbart.

ISIS THRIVES ON NEARLY ABANDONED social media platform Google Plus. Hot Air.

IS DONALD TRUMP THE MOST pro-life president ever? Ben Domenech.

SMEAR GROUP SOUTHERN POVERTY LAW CENTER defends MS-13 against Trump’s harsh language. Daily Wire.

TED CRUZ SAYS MEDIA IS AVOIDING Santa Fe school shooting because students don’t want gun control. Daily Signal.

73 PERCENT OF AMERICANS ARE “SCARED” to use driverless cars: report. Breitbart.


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COMMENTARY WORTH READING


VIDEO WORTH WATCHING

  • Rep. Jim Jordan spars with Chris Cuomo over Obama spying. Real Clear Politics.
  • DiGenova: Comey, Clapper, and Brennan are psychotics who can’t stop lying. Fox News.
  • Dem Rep. Quigley from Illinois: Trump a bigger threat to American than Russia. NTK Network.

OFFBEAT BEAT

  • Illinois high school demands valedictorian remove Jesus, God from graduation speech. CBS 2 Chicago.

TWEETS OF NOTE

  • (@atensnut) Is Twitter at it again?? Have dropped 400 followers in a week. Tweet.
  • (@JackPosobiec) Russiagate simply has no evidence that holds up under close scrutiny. Mueller isn’t even investigating the DNC hack. People can see all this for the political ploy it always was. Tweet.

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  • PELOSI HIT WITH AGE QUESTION; SLURS AND CONFUSION;BRAIN FREEZE, GIBBERISH, GIGGLES Drudge.