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Posted By: Magnante, 1/12/2021 5:55:41 AM

Yesterday, with nine days left before Democrats take total control of the federal government, stunning news rocked the worlds of conservative media. (snip) the new program lineup at Fox News, scheduled to launch on January 18 – represent[s] the most significant changes in the channel’s daytime and early prime time schedule since 2017. (snip) Numerous media outlets have reported in the past two months about the precipitous decline in Fox News’s ratings dominance especially in the daytime. The fact that the 7 P.M. hour has not yet been assigned a permanent host suggests that the shake-up of the schedule has not been planned much in advance.

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Reply 1 - Posted by: John C 1/12/2021 5:59:42 AM (No. 657658)
Rearrange the chairs on the Titanic all you want, I am not watching,
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Reply 2 - Posted by: F15 Gork 1/12/2021 6:04:58 AM (No. 657660)
Fox is dead......dig a hole and give it’s decent burial.
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Reply 3 - Posted by: Smoolie 1/12/2021 6:31:47 AM (No. 657672)
Oh, Is that channel still on the air?
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Reply 4 - Posted by: Califedup 1/12/2021 6:32:52 AM (No. 657677)
Fox Who?
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Reply 5 - Posted by: Californian 1/12/2021 6:35:55 AM (No. 657680)
Fox News? Is that an Animal Planet show for kids? I imagine a red cartoon fox with a coat and hat behind a news desk talking about whatever it is foxes do all days.
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Reply 6 - Posted by: bigken2 1/12/2021 6:38:12 AM (No. 657681)
have not 1 turned them on or went to there web site since nov 3 and will never watch again
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Reply 7 - Posted by: Cynical Backstory 1/12/2021 6:50:43 AM (No. 657691)
Their knife in my back is still bleeding, don’t care who or when they give airtime to to continue twisting the dam thing. Sometimes the hill you choose to die on is a funny thing. Fox never again.
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Reply 8 - Posted by: RCFLyer98 1/12/2021 6:52:14 AM (No. 657693)
Egg-zactly No. 6. As "they" say, Fox News has screwed the pooch. It won't be on at my house any more. Fool me once . . . shame on me, fool me twice . . . . well you know?
47 people like this.

Reply 9 - Posted by: FleetUSA 1/12/2021 7:10:16 AM (No. 657702)
Newsmax is better
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Reply 10 - Posted by: anniebc 1/12/2021 7:16:10 AM (No. 657707)
No worries, they have all those leftist viewers who used to call them Faux News. What! they're not watching? Oh my! That's shocking; I thought for sure FN would secure the left with their betrayal of the right. What's happening in the world today?
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Reply 11 - Posted by: Daisymay 1/12/2021 7:21:33 AM (No. 657708)
I thought I would miss Fox, but found out quickly I don't! The Same Anchors are there, just moved around a bit. Bret is still at 6:00. John Roberts will sneer through his new program, I wouldn't watch that one even if i were still a viewer. Nope! I find I get along just fine without them!
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Reply 12 - Posted by: rsgonner 1/12/2021 7:23:07 AM (No. 657713)
Not shedding a tear since their Clinton operative called the Arizona race prematurely and started this whole mess. Can only hope Tucker, Hannity and Laura jump ship and go to Newsmax. But if they don't, sorry--would love to see you again but not that much. So long Fox. Wallow in your stupidity and new found "wokeness" as your profits tumble.
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Reply 13 - Posted by: homefry 1/12/2021 7:24:53 AM (No. 657714)
They could have peed on the fire and called in the dogs years ago, as far as I am concerned. I havent watched them other than occasionally looking at their market report, in years.
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Reply 14 - Posted by: Jackie 1/12/2021 7:29:16 AM (No. 657720)
They didn't do what needed to be done.. Fire Martha ,Chris W ,Donna ..Dana.. and smart butt John Roberts. Oh Hell...there should have been a mass firing. Nothing has changed. I will never turn them on again.. Nov 2 was the last time for me.
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Reply 15 - Posted by: snapper451 1/12/2021 7:30:01 AM (No. 657722)
It's not Martha you fools! It's Wallace, Cavuto, Sandra Smith, Jedidiah Bila, and becoming Ducey and Kilmeade. You have a huge problem and we have walked away and are not coming back. OAN and Newsmax are filling our need. Not as slick and polished but honesty counts for more.
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Reply 16 - Posted by: OBX Pete 1/12/2021 7:39:48 AM (No. 657726)
Fox just doesn't get it..............they won't get their viewers back from NewsMax by moving their regulars around. They need to move their leftwing opinionists OUT. You Juan Williams, Rivera and others. You kept them too long Fox. The party is over !!!! .
55 people like this.

Reply 17 - Posted by: privateer 1/12/2021 7:57:24 AM (No. 657739)
I understand that Fog Snooze used to be somebody.
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Reply 18 - Posted by: Sorosisbehindit 1/12/2021 7:57:56 AM (No. 657742)
I can't imagine me ever going back to watch Fox again. Once you have shown yourself to be disloyal, that insight cannot be unlearned. Maybe if they had Trump on as a political pundit from 6:00-9:00 pm every night...maybe....but that's about the only possibility.
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Reply 19 - Posted by: Trump'sCousin 1/12/2021 8:01:55 AM (No. 657752)
We haven't had doc on since President Trump was elected. We are a OANN and Newsmax family.
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Reply 20 - Posted by: ROLFNader 1/12/2021 8:04:14 AM (No. 657758)
Is that the same Fox that was supposed to be guarding our henhouse?
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Reply 21 - Posted by: msjena 1/12/2021 8:10:27 AM (No. 657768)
It's a start. Martha couldn't hide her distaste for Trump. Now they need to get rid of Donna Brazile, Juan Williams and the entire daytime/weekend on-air staff.
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Reply 22 - Posted by: ARKfamily 1/12/2021 8:12:39 AM (No. 657770)
Signed onto Klowd TV so we could get OANN and Newsmax. I suggest people start talking about different options to Twitter, Apple, Amazon and Google. It helps people like us who don't know what options are available!
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Reply 23 - Posted by: msjena 1/12/2021 8:13:22 AM (No. 657772)
And how could I have forgotten Chris Wallace? With the exception of Maria Bartiromo last Sunday, I haven't watched FNC since before Election Day. And yes, their early call of Arizona, which wasn't decided until weeks after the election, was shameful and probably unforgivable.
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Reply 24 - Posted by: WhamDBambam 1/12/2021 8:20:31 AM (No. 657780)
"Do you mind if I smoke?" "I don't care if you burn."
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Reply 25 - Posted by: Newtsche 1/12/2021 8:23:51 AM (No. 657784)
I can't believe I started reading this. What was I thinking?
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Reply 26 - Posted by: Rama41 1/12/2021 8:29:07 AM (No. 657788)
Unless the new 7:00 p.m. openion host is Donald Trump, I'm not interested.
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Reply 27 - Posted by: zuker5 1/12/2021 8:35:25 AM (No. 657795)
Although 7pm wouldn’t be ideal for him, I’ll watch Gutfeld if it’s finally the 5 nights per week show that it’s long been rumored to be in development.
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Reply 28 - Posted by: EJKrausJr 1/12/2021 8:37:08 AM (No. 657798)
Fox News is screwed up. No longer fair and balanced, but tilted toward the left. Fox News is classic Paul Ryan. RINO.
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Reply 29 - Posted by: nhveritas 1/12/2021 8:41:07 AM (No. 657802)
After many years of viewing, I purposely avoid Fox just like I avoid anything NFL. Never going back!
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Reply 30 - Posted by: starboard 1/12/2021 8:47:52 AM (No. 657806)
Fox News lost it's cachet. They've become old and predictable. However, I still enjoy watching Tucker. But I get him on the YouTube channel a little later in the evening. I must say, he was on fire last night. Tucker is still the best they have along with Maria on Sunday Mornings. I dropped subscribing to cable a few years ago. My Roku and streaming serves me well. Personally, I think 24 hour news has become an old pair shoes. It has seen its day. Why should I sit in front the TV screen at night for hours to watch people talk about news items I read hours before on my computer or cell.
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Reply 31 - Posted by: planetgeo 1/12/2021 8:51:23 AM (No. 657809)
Panic setting in. How's it going, Murdoch dudes? The wives happy now? You guys finally figured out the liberal's strategy for becoming millionaires...start as billionaires and go woke.
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Reply 32 - Posted by: cny 1/12/2021 8:51:24 AM (No. 657810)
I frequently watch Lou Dobbs on Fox Business.
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Reply 33 - Posted by: john56 1/12/2021 8:57:43 AM (No. 657814)
Move Lou Dobbs over to FNC at 7 Eastern.
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Reply 34 - Posted by: Gina 1/12/2021 9:03:06 AM (No. 657820)
Chris Wallace must go. I do like the Sunday line up of Marc Levin, Steve Hilton, Watters, and Greg Gutfeld. Their news hosts like Martha and Bret Baier have been noticeably anit-Trump and this must change. I'm okay with a few liberals, like Juan, on the opinion shows because we do need to hear what the other side is saying -- even if it's stupid.
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Reply 35 - Posted by: Gina 1/12/2021 9:06:26 AM (No. 657821)
I watch Elizabeth McDonald and Lou Dobbs on Fox Business to avoid Bret Baier and Martha on FNC.
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Reply 36 - Posted by: reefdiver 1/12/2021 9:26:44 AM (No. 657844)
There is almost no "news" on the myriad of so called news outlets. They mostly have opinions and guests voicing their opinions about events. Even the alphabet channels report news as they want it presented (or not presented), thus opinions.
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Reply 37 - Posted by: PlayItAgain 1/12/2021 9:28:54 AM (No. 657847)
The shake-up took place about a year ago when rather loyal viewers discovered that Fox did not value them.. Fox is now forced to acknowledge it.
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Reply 38 - Posted by: Sanddollar 1/12/2021 9:30:33 AM (No. 657850)
This does not surprise that they were forced to make a change as viewers flock to other networks. I wonder how they are going to approach the Biden administration. Will they be as hard on him as they were on Trump? If they lean favorable towards Biden and his administration, more viewers will leave and they will go off the air.
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Reply 39 - Posted by: Namma 1/12/2021 9:33:49 AM (No. 657854)
hey fox news. You reported, I decided. Have not watched ANY fox news since the election.
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Reply 40 - Posted by: Falconer 1/12/2021 9:46:48 AM (No. 657872)
Isn’t it great to see Fox reaping what they sowed?
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Reply 41 - Posted by: GoodDeal 1/12/2021 9:48:06 AM (No. 657874)
Not fair and balanced and unafraid any more. We know what they are.
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Reply 42 - Posted by: stablemoney 1/12/2021 9:54:23 AM (No. 657881)
I do not trust Fox anymore. Every time something happens that management suspects Judge Jeannine or Lou Dobbs will have a different opinion, they send them on vacation, censoring their voices. Then they reappear, and never are allowed to take up the subject. Even Mark Levin and Sean Hannity choose their words carefully. Trump was the only anchor Fox had. Trump was always on. Now they have stabbed Trump in the back, and no one is interested. Fox has become like Democrats, their product looking the same. They say time for Trump to move on. Trump is me as far as beliefs, so I am moving on.
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Reply 43 - Posted by: Strike3 1/12/2021 10:07:33 AM (No. 657891)
There is a certain perverse pleasure in watching those who do wrong get what's coming to them. Whether it's the guillotine, the noose or the drastic drop in ratings of a smug bunch of fools, nothing beats it.
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Reply 44 - Posted by: bigfatslob 1/12/2021 10:34:57 AM (No. 657917)
I quit watching in 2015 when they waylaid Donald Trump in the debates I gradually tapered them off. Carlson, Ingraham and motor mouth Hannity aren't enough to make me watch. Did Fox News think there would be new found liberals to take the place of their audience? They were very wrong the liberals stayed at CNN. They can now have a round table with Bill Kristol and George Will sitting there again I'll never know about it.
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Reply 45 - Posted by: Cousair 1/12/2021 10:39:24 AM (No. 657924)
Fox has become a New York City and Como crimes reporting agency or anyone in the city that has something nasty to report on President Trump or his family. It might be a pleasure to watch the shenanigans at C N. N
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Reply 46 - Posted by: DVC 1/12/2021 10:43:20 AM (No. 657927)
Irrelevant. I have not watched Fox News since about Nov 4, and won't do it again, ever. For the last 25 years, Fox News has been on in our home EVERY night for at least one, usually two hours every single day. I DVR'd Brett Baier's show every night, and watched it during dinner or just after, usually watched O'Reilly every night. I DVR'd Tucker when his show started, and often other shows. My dismay started with the first question asked by Megyn Kelly of Trump in the first debate. It has been steadily downhill since then as the Murdochs worked hard to remove conservative after conservative, O'Reilly, Bolling, and more as they used whatever means necessary to clean out the really conservative people on the air. The last six or eight months before election I was still recording Baier's show, but found myself fast forwarding through more and more of the unwatchable Biden propaganda sections, which came to dominate, and in his panel section, mostly leftists and Dem insiders pushing anti-Trump garbage dominated. By October, I was only watching 10 minutes of the show, FFWDing through the rest as garbage. After the election, I was DONE with Fox. I have not watched it once since, and that won't change. OAN is where I watch a little bit of new, but mostly I have tuned out TV new almost entirely. The country has been taken over about 80% by leftist, liars and thieves in the "news" by the Enemedia and in most of the politicians. At least 2/3 of the "Republicans" are RINOs. The younger generation, propagandized since grade school by leftist teachers, and really ruined in colleges, are now in favor of socialism/communism. I don't think THAT is something that can be reversed at this stage.
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Reply 47 - Posted by: lakerman1 1/12/2021 11:16:32 AM (No. 657986)
Arizona did it for me, especially since no one else called Arizona for Dementia Jo for quite some time later. It was essentially a go-ahead for the toss-up states to pull off the fraud by shutting down for the night. And I will never forget the nervous looks of the Fox gang when they called Arizona. It was like a bunch of third graders who got into the candy. We watch some fluffy Fox morning stuff, The Five, and Greg Gutfeld. Gutfeld, done daily, would not wear well with us . though.
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Reply 48 - Posted by: Aubreyesque 1/12/2021 11:21:56 AM (No. 657997)
Here's to hoping they meet with the same scorn, snarkiness, contempt and perfidy they poured onto their triplicate.
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Reply 49 - Posted by: ROLFNader 1/12/2021 12:10:50 PM (No. 658045)
If there's any rocking going on at Fox News , it's Tucker Carlson- sitting in the corner rocker of the waaaay back room of the house.
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Reply 50 - Posted by: earlybird 1/12/2021 12:16:29 PM (No. 658053)
I have always thought of Martha as Muffy, the sooty sorority girl from posh Stamford. Her distaste for Trump is her way of showing she is “upper class”. He is NOCD (Not Our Class, Dear) to her. We will still record Harris Faulkner. A civilized woman who seems to be more fair in her approach. An Army brat, her beloved officer father just died. She is very patriotic. Married to a white husband, she is not racial in her approach. Recorded, we can cut out any guests Fox forces her to have. The rest are not on our watch list. We do watch some FBN. Maria, Dobbs, Elizabeth MacDonald. We are really sick of politics right now, so are more apt to skip the whole thing and watch old movies.
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Reply 51 - Posted by: earlybird 1/12/2021 12:23:29 PM (No. 658061)
Forgot Levin and Watters. Not so much a Gutfeld fan except in small doses.
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Reply 52 - Posted by: chumley 1/12/2021 12:27:57 PM (No. 658068)
Not me. I trusted them and let them into my living room for twenty years, like a good friend. Even after they started hiring communists I watched, just less. Now that friend has betrayed me. They will not get my trust back. From reading Lucianne I found several alternatives. Of the ones I can get on my satellite, I've chosen Newsmax. It is similar to what Fox was in the early days.
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Reply 53 - Posted by: NYbob 1/12/2021 12:41:13 PM (No. 658090)
The Murdock family and especially the two sons who 'remade' Fox earned this and then some. I hope they are ruined, but considering how high the original audience took them, even a failing Fox will make money. Or not, if they are this stupid and this unpatriotic, they are probably capable of completely destroying Fox. Air America paved the way for these cretins. Zero concern for the noncommunist commentators on that network. Like us, you are on your own. You signed a contract with demonic morons.
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Reply 54 - Posted by: Philipsonh 1/12/2021 1:12:37 PM (No. 658123)
I don't watch and don't care what Fox Cable Network does; Once in a while I watch a few minutes of Fox BUSINESS News, for a total of approx one hour a week.
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Reply 55 - Posted by: karo 1/12/2021 2:47:21 PM (No. 658218)
My Fox viewing is WAY down. Gutfeld's Saturday evening show is still OK, plus Levin on Sunday. Daily shows I don't watch anymore. I listen to Hannity maybe an hour on the radio, plus Rush when he's on (or Steyn, the best of his guest hosts), and Dennis Prager sometimes. I adored "The Dennis Miller Option" podcast but that ended recently, a sad development. I listen to a lot more music. Internet radio has tons of interesting stations. I watch old movies ("North by Northwest" and "Cabaret" most recently). I get "The French Chef" on-demand on Pluto, and it's a lot of fun to watch. Facebook got too political for me (how many 30-day snoozes can you do) so I've been off it for a week. It's easier and easier as time goes on. I will be off until at least the end of the month. Maybe it will be better post-inauguration.
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Reply 56 - Posted by: broken01 1/12/2021 5:49:41 PM (No. 658346)
Fox News is D to the mother chucking EAD to me!
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Reply 57 - Posted by: southcarolina 1/12/2021 8:11:57 PM (No. 658561)
Gregg Kelly at 7 and Stinchfield at 8 on Newsmax are worth watching. Gave them a look. The 5 o'clock show is also very good, but we are hooked on Real America's Voice and Steve Bannan's War Room at that time. So happy we have discovered these shows.
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Reply 58 - Posted by: Oldenoughtoknowbetter 1/13/2021 8:00:33 AM (No. 659018)
Fair and Balanced was changed to America is Watching. Try again FOX.
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During former President Bill Clinton’s testimony before a grand jury about his Oval Office shenanigans with 22-year-old White House intern Monica Lewinsky, the Philanderer in Chief shrewdly said, in response to a question, “It depends upon what the meaning of the word ‘is’ is.” In Apple CEO Tim Cook’s case, it depends on what his meaning of “that” is. More precisely, in the case of Apple’s de-platforming of conservative-leaning social media site Parler, it matters a hell of a lot what Cook’s meaning of “that” is, when he says of Parler: “We don’t consider that free speech.”
Harvard Students Petition For Trump-
Allied Graduates To Lose Degrees
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Posted by Imright 1/16/2021 7:29:44 AM Post Reply
A group of students at Harvard University are demanding that the degrees earned by Trump allies be revoked as punishment for their political opinions.“Harvard must revoke the degrees of alumni whose incendiary language and subversion of democratic processes—rooted in a history of white supremacist voter suppression—incited the violent insurrection on January 6,” the petition said, which was obtained by Fox Business. “This includes all who have used their platforms to deny the validity of the presidential election. They do not and should not represent a university committed to ‘strengthening democracy’
Newt Gingrich: Delusional anti-
Trump forces are wrong to predict
a Republican civil war
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Posted by ragu 1/17/2021 12:05:58 AM Post Reply
Various left-wing writers (some of them nominally Republican) have been salivating over the prospects of a GOP civil war. Nothing would make them happier than to see Republicans tearing each other apart in a fight over President Trump and the future of the GOP. However, this will not happen. It is a sign of how self-delusional the anti-Trump forces are that they could look at the House of Representatives vote on impeaching President Trump (for the second time) and convince themselves this is the harbinger of a Republican civil war. The House voted 232-197 Wednesday to impeach the president. Every
Moving day approaches- “deep cleaning” of
White House, Jill Biden’s $1M bathroom
renovation plan
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Posted by Imright 1/16/2021 7:23:17 AM Post Reply
Pallets of empty cardboard boxes were delivered Wednesday to the Eisenhower Executive Office Building. Moving day is less than a week away and preparations are underway for Trump’s departure and the Bidens arrival. Before the Bidens arrive, deep cleaning is scheduled to take place in the White House and Jill Biden has plans for a million-dollar bathroom renovation in the East Wing. We are still in a pandemic so it’s reasonable that intense cleaning will happen as one group leaves and another moves into the White House. This year the cleaning that takes place during the transition between two administrations is more intense (and costly) than normally done.
DC Inauguration Updates: 4 Bridges Between
DC, Virginia Closing; National Mall Closed
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Posted by Dreadnought 1/16/2021 11:47:01 AM Post Reply
Much of the National Mall is set to close to the public ahead of Inauguration Day in Washington, D.C., another security crackdown as armed men and women in military uniforms guard streets, federal buildings and monuments including the Lincoln Memorial. Several bridges between D.C. and Virginia also will be closed. Businesses have boarded up their windows near the zone of closed-off streets where President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris are set to be inaugurated on Wednesday. Several bridges between Washington, D.C., and Virginia will be closed for the inauguration next week. The National Parks Service and U.S. Park Police said
Ralph Lauren cuts ties with golfer
Justin Thomas for using anti-gay slur
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Posted by Ribicon 1/16/2021 10:28:15 AM Post Reply
The Ralph Lauren Corporation is cutting ties with golfer Justin Thomas over his use of a homophobic slur. Thomas apologized for the incident, which occurred at a PGA Tour tournament in Hawaii last Saturday. "There's no excuse," Thomas told the Golf Channel in an on-air apology immediately after his round. In a statement, the company said it was discontinuing its sponsorship of Thomas because of his use of the slur, which the company said inconsistent with its values.(Snip) A former world No. 1, Thomas is now third in golf's rankings. "As we make this decision, our hope is that Mr. Thomas
Pentagon officials confirm break from tradition,
will not host Armed Forces Farewell
tribute to Trump
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Posted by Imright 1/16/2021 8:09:12 PM Post Reply
This year, for the first time since its inception in 1989, the Armed Forces Farewell event will reportedly not be held for an outgoing president.“The Pentagon, in a break with recent tradition, will not host an Armed Forces Farewell tribute to President Donald Trump. … Two senior defense officials confirmed … Thursday that no military farewell is being planned for the commander in chief,” Defense One reported Thursday.No reason was specified for the break in tradition. It’s also not clear whether the event was canceled by military brass or by the president himself. The latter scenario seems unlikely given his love for the military.
Rand Paul Warns One Third of
Republicans Will Leave Party if GOP
Senators Back Impeachment
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Posted by Dodge Boy 1/17/2021 10:11:14 AM Post Reply
Senator Rand Paul (R., Ky.) warned Friday that one third of Republican voters could leave the party if GOP senators vote in impeachment proceedings to convict President Trump. Paul made the comments in an interview on Fox News’s The Ingraham Angle. The senator’s remarks come amid an increasing divide between congressional Republicans who oppose impeaching the president, and a smaller number who support the measure following the riots at the Capitol on January 6. Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R., Ky.) is reportedly hopeful that Republicans can use impeachment to purge Trump from the GOP...
Progressives Push for $2,000
Monthly Stimulus Checks and
65% of Americans Support It
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Posted by NorthernDog 1/16/2021 9:21:15 PM Post Reply
President-elect Joe Biden has unveiled a $1.9 trillion relief package that includes a third stimulus check of $1,400, in addition to the $600 direct payment issued last month. But Senator Ed Markey of Massachusetts thinks struggling Americans need more cash to weather the ongoing pandemic. Markey called for Congress to pass his proposal of $2,000 monthly stimulus checks in a statement on Friday. "The $1,400 in direct cash assistance is a down payment that will help families make rent, put food on the table, and pay the utility bills after Senate Republicans blocked that additional funding back in December," the
'Homegrown insurgency': General
McChrystal compares MAGA rioters to
Al-Qaeda—saying they also followed a
'powerful leader'—and claims that
'Stop the Steal' is a rallying cry like
the Lost Cause was after the Civil War
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Posted by Ribicon 1/16/2021 7:34:30 PM Post Reply
Retired Army General Stanley McChrystal has compared the MAGA riot to the evolution of Al-Qaeda saying in both instances people followed a 'powerful leader' who 'justified their violence', as he warned America is headed for a homegrown insurgency. McChrystal, the former commander of American troops in Afghanistan, said there are terrifying parallels between the birth of the terrorist group responsible for the September 11 terrorist attacks and the violent siege on the US Capitol last week that left five dead and sent shockwaves around the world. Donald Trump has given his supporters 'legitimacy to become even more radical', he told Yahoo News,
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