05/31/2018 05:16 CDT


RUBIO’S AND GOWDY’S BIZARRE SPIN ON SPYING REBUTTED; NYT MASSIVELY UNDERESTIMATES TRUMP CROWD AND THEN CORRECTS WHEN CAUGHT; MOST AMERICANS SUPPORT NFL BAN ON KNEELING


TODAY’S TOP 10

SPYING SPIN CONTINUES TO TWIST IN WASHINGTON

YES, MARCO RUBIO AND TREY GOWDY, the FBI was investigating the Trump campaign while it spied. National Review.

NEW YORK TIMES REPORTER ADMITS she underestimated Trump rally crowd by more than 500 percent. Free Beacon.

MAJORITY OF AMERICANS APPROVE of NFL kneeling ban, new poll shows. Hot Air.

AFTER ROSEANNE, CONSERVATIVES ASK why Joy Reid is still employed at NBC. Washington Examiner.

STARBUCKS CHAIRMAN BLAMES RACISM of its employees on Donald Trump. Daily Wire.

JOURNALISTS FREAK OUT OVER Elon Musk’s call for media accountability. Breitbart.

RUSSIAN WAR CORRESPONDENT FAKED his own death to catch would-be assassin, failed to tell his wife. The Week.

IS IT POSSIBLE THAT DEMOCRAT Bob Menendez is in trouble in deeply blue state New Jersey? Daily Caller.

LIBERAL PAC URGES DONORS TO “take out” Republican congressman who survived being shot last year. The Federalist.

TED CRUZ NOW UP BY DOUBLE-DIGITS over upstart Democrat in Texas Senate race. Hot Air.


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COMMENTARY WORTH READING


VIDEO WORTH WATCHING

  • Mueller probe is really 5 scandals. Newt Gingrich.
  • CNN guest: All Trump voters are racist. NTK Network.
  • Sarah Sanders: Trump’s tweet on Roseanne focused on media bias. Free Beacon.

OFFBEAT BEAT

  • Florida Democrat creates fake news website to promote her congressional campaign. Free Beacon.

TWEETS OF NOTE

  • (@NotScottInSC) Sure we could’ve prevented several mass shootings and terrorist attacks but we were busy investigating Trump and even indicted some Russians for buying Facebook ads so it all worked out in the end amarite. Tweet.
  • (@charliekirk11) Did you know: In 2016 a inspector general report was released that under Obama’s immigration policies over 4,159 kids were unaccounted for. Where was the media outrage and pundit class back then? Or does it only matter because Trump is President? Tweet.

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