08/14/2018 05:12 CDT


DEMOCRATS GRAVITATE TO SOCIALISM; PETER STRZOK FINALLY FIRED BY THE FBI; GIULIANI SUGGEST BRENNAN KEY ARCHITECT OF OBAMA SPYING SCHEME ON TRUMP; DEMS’ GENERIC BALLOT SHRINKS


TODAY’S TOP TEN

IS SOCIALISM AN ELECTION ALBATROSS FOR DEMOCRATS?

GALLUP: DEMOCRATS VIEW SOCIALISM more positively than capitalism by 10 points. Free Beacon.

2016 TRUMP TOWER MEETING LOOKS increasingly like a setup by Russian and Clinton operatives. Lee Smith.

FBI FINALLY FIRES BIASED AGENT Peter Strzok, months after anti-Trump texts revealed. Fox News.

GIULIANI: JOHN BRENNAN SHOULD GO before a federal grand jury. Fox News.

CNN CALLS MARCHERS CHANTING ANTI-POLICE obscenities and throwing eggs “anti-hate groups.” Twitchy.

DEMOCRATS’ GENERIC BALLOT LEAD SHRINKS further, now less than 4 points. Hot Air.

FORMER DEMOCRAT PRO-GUN CONTROL congressional candidate charged with murdering her former treasurer with a gun. The Federalist.

LIBERAL PROPUBLICA ASKS READERS for information on who went to Washington Nationals games with Kavanaugh. Free Beacon.

HIGH-SPEED RAIL IN CALIFORNIA has become a slow-motion train wreck. Las Vegas Review-Journal.

MASSACHUSETTS POLICE CHIEF REACT ANGRILY to Senator Warren’s comments about a “racist” judicial system.” Worcester Telegram.


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COMMENTARY WORTH READING


VIDEO WORTH WATCHING

  • Darrell Issa: FBI plot against Trump “biggest story of our time.” Real Clear Politics.
  • Here are the “anti-hate” protesters in Washington D.C. Breitbart.
  • Our closing TV ad supporting Kevin Nicholson in today’s Wisconsin GOP primary for U.S. Senate. Restoration PAC.

OFFBEAT BEAT

  • Hungary bans gender studies programs because they don’t lead to jobs. Breitbart.

TWEETS OF NOTE

  • (@seanmdav) CNN is the Democratic party’s paramilitary wing in the war on Republicans. And after this weekend, it appears Antifa is CNN’s paramilitary wing in the network’s war on its competitors. Tweet.
  • (@BuckSexton) Biggest newspaper in the country hires a writer maniacally spiteful toward white people: press defends. Obscure museum dedicated to free speech sells a kitschy t shirt that says “fake news” on it: press condemns. This is why the public distrusts the journos. Tweet.

DRUDGE LEAD AT TIME OF EMAIL

  • STONE: MUELLER PROBING MY PRIVATE LIFE! WON’T FLIP Drudge.