01/22/2019 05:16 CDT


AFTER MEDIA CAUGHT FALSELY SMEARING KENTUCKY HIGH SCHOOL STUDENTS, THEY BACKTRACK TO AVOID LITIGATION; KAMALA HARRIS ANNOUNCES BID FOR PRESIDENT; POMPEO TO RUN FOR SENATE?


TODAY’S TOP TEN

MEDIA TRIES TO BACKTRACK AFTER LATEST FIASCO

JOURNALISTS AND CELEBRITIES RUSH TO DELETE tweets slamming Kentucky high school kids. Mediate.

  • Twitter-verified producer joked about putting kids through a wood chipper. Media Research Center.
  • I failed the Covington Catholic test. The Atlantic.
  • Rush Limbaugh: NRO pushed hoax to win approval of mainstream media. Breitbart.

ULTRA LIBERAL CALIFORNIA SENATOR KAMALA HARRIS announces she is running for president. Free Beacon.

  • Environmentalists already demand she endorse AOC’s “Green New Deal.” Daily Caller.

POMPEO REPORTEDLY CONSIDERING RUNNING for Kansas Senate seat in 2020. Legal Insurrection.

DEMOCRAT ON HOUSE JUDICIARY COMMITTEE SAYS they likely will investigate Justice Kavanaugh for perjury. Hot Air.

BEYOND BUZZFEED: THE 10 WORST, MOST EMBARRASSING liberal media failures on the Trump/Russia story. The Intercept.

HOW LONG CAN DEMOCRATS CONTINUE TO STONEWALL negotiations on Trump’s border wall? John Fund.

FOX NEWS AIRS RUTH BADER GINSBURG memorial graphic: “Big mistake.” Breitbart.

1,500 PRIVATE JETS TO DESCEND ON DAVOS LIBERAL economic forum favored by “global warming” zealots. ZeroHedge.

RARE PRO-LIFE DEMOCRATS CHASTISE PARTY BRASS for driving away their constituents. National Review.

WHY EX-CHURCHGOERS FLOCKED to Donald Trump in 2016. Timothy Carney.


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COMMENTARY WORTH READING


VIDEO WORTH WATCHING

  • Kirsten Gillibrand: I was wrong. Free Beacon.
  • Curt Schilling believes his conservative views are keeping him out of baseball’s Hall of Fame. Fox News.
  • Liberal media’s elation then frustration after BuzzFeed report collapses. Free Beacon.

OFFBEAT BEAT

  • One of possible sites where “God met Moses” set to be bulldozed by Saudia Arabia. Daily Star.

TWEETS OF NOTE

  • (@MZHemingway) Reflexively joining an uninformed mob going after teenagers mere hours after falling for BuzzFeed’s evidence-free (and false!) Trump-Russia story takes real critical thinking prowess. Congrats to those of you who had this twofer! Tweet.
  • (@CalliNorton) My Uber driver is from Iran and he just asked me, “What are the women marching for? They have the right to vote, right to work, right to live so freely. My family would envy their freedom. They don’t know how good they have it here. I don’t understand this protest.” Amazing. Tweet.

DRUDGE LEAD AT TIME OF EMAIL

  • CORTEZ CRACKS: WORLD ENDING IN 12 YEARS! Drudge.