07/31/2018 05:10 CDT


BIG TECH STOCKS ON SHAKY GROUND; CONSERVATIVES SHOCKED BY FBI ALLIANCE WITH SOUTHERN POVERTY LAW CENTER; SANDERS’ MEDICARE FOR ALL HAS GIGANTIC PRICE TAG


TODAY’S TOP TEN

BIG TECH MELTDOWN CONTINUES

COULD BIG TECH STOCKS LOSE a third of their value amid controversies? CNBC.

CONSERVATIVES ALARMED BY FBI’S apparent partnership with smear group Southern Poverty Law Center. Washington Times.

HUGE TRUMP CRITIC/“JOURNALIST” used to clear his stories with CIA when Obama was president. The Intercept.

ATTORNEY GENERAL SESSIONS ANNOUNCES creation of “religious liberty task force.” TheBlaze.

BERNIE SANDERS’ “MEDICARE FOR ALL” would cost $32.6 trillion. Legal Insurrection.

NATIONAL GEOGRAPHIC ADMITS IT WAS WRONG about notorious starving polar bear claims. The Global Warming Policy Forum.

AMSTERDAM TOURISTS WARNED CITY is no longer policeable after dark. Daily Mirror.

UGA JOURNALISM PROFESSOR APOLOGIZES for calling GOP candidate a “nice guy” in a tweet. Free Beacon.

NEWSPAPER EMPLOYMENT IN UNITED STATES drops by 45% over last decade. Pew Research.

MILLENIALS SPENDING FOOLISHLY ON THINGS like pre-wedding parties hampers ability to buy homes. Daily Wire.


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COMMENTARY WORTH READING

  • Facts behind Trump Tower meeting incriminating but not for Trump. Willis Krumholz.
  • Obama collusion against Trump: We were never supposed to know. Laura Hollis.
  • Twitter banned me for “hate speech” for opposing transgender troops, honor killings. Kathleen McKinley.

VIDEO WORTH WATCHING

  • MSNBC’s Katy Tur in denial that Trump armed Ukrainians. Free Beacon.
  • Liberal House candidate in Illinois compares abortion to gall bladder surgery. Illinois Review.
  • Mike Rowe: Elites disconnected from America. Fox News.

OFFBEAT BEAT

  • Canadian driver changes gender to female to get cheaper car insurance rates. Daily Mail.

TWEETS OF NOTE

  • (@iowahawkblog) If you really want to make government buildings pretty, make them small. Tweet.
  • (@charliekirk11) Did you know: There are 2.7 million children with a parent in prison. 400,000 kids in foster care. But somehow all our focus is on 2,000 illegal immigrants who broke our laws and who got separated from their kids temporarily? Tweet.

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