10/18/2018 05:12 CDT


AS BLUE WAVE PROSPECTS WAVER, LIBERAL ACTIVISTS START ATTACKING REPUBLICANS; TWITTER BANS CONSERVATIVES AND ALLOWS LEFTISTS TO SAY ANYTHING; TREASURY ANTI-TRUMP LEAKER CAUGHT


TODAY’S TOP TEN

LIBERALS TURNING VIOLENT AS MIDTERMS LOOM

LEFT-WING PARTISANS STEP UP physical attacks on GOP candidates, staffers. Hot Air.

AFTER BANNING CONSERVATIVES FOR MUCH LESS, Twitter says it won’t suspend Louis Farrakhan over tweet comparing Jews to termites. The Hill.

TREASURY EMPLOYEE ACCUSED IN LEAK TO BUZZFEED linked to Mueller’s probe. Washington Times.

LIMBAUGH ON KHASHOGGI: WHERE WAS THE CONCERN for our ambassador and three others brutally murdered in Benghazi? Breitbart.

GRASSLEY DEMANDS IG REPORT on FBI official who improperly accepted sports tickets. Washington Times.

FORMER FACEBOOK ENGINEER RIPS COMPANY leadership for not pushing back against hostile “social justice” employees. Daily Caller.

SO-CALLED NEUTRAL POLITIFACT TRIES to protect Democrat McCaskill and has to backtrack. Daily Wire.

EX-SHERIFF JOE ARPAIO FILES LIBEL suit against the New York Times. Politico.

10 FORMER STAFFERS SUE ILLINOIS DEM governor hopeful for racial discrimination and harassment. WGN TV.

FEMALE CYCLIST WHO LOST MEDAL to transgender “woman” says result not fair. Daily Wire.


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COMMENTARY WORTH READING

  • LGBT media runs with unsubstantiated “hate crime” stories despite red flags. Chad Felix Greene.
  • Elizabeth Warren is a fraud. Ben Shapiro.
  • Will Bob Menendez’s sinking New Jersey campaign sink the Democrats? Michelle Malkin.

VIDEO WORTH WATCHING

  • Senator Kennedy: I trust Middle East countries as much as “gas station sushi.” Free Beacon.
  • Is the Fusion GPS co-founder in trouble? Fox News.
  • Arizona Senate candidate Kyrsten Sinema trashes her own state in out-of-state speech. Ace of Spades HQ.

OFFBEAT BEAT

  • College offers course on reading Bible “through queer theory.” TheBlaze.

TWEETS OF NOTE

  • (@benshapiro) The real bitter clingers are people insisting Warren is indeed Native American. Tweet.
  • (@MZHemingway) I don’t care that political media loathe Trump, but year 3 of “misunderstanding” him is ridiculous. Like, if you truly don’t understand him, fine! But quit your job. If you’re pretending not to understand him, also quit your job. Because either way, you’re really bad at this. Tweet.

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