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Boston Herald
Chrissy Teigen, Stephen King and more famous critics President Trump has blocked on Twitterto do right now? pic.twitter.com/KBGG3YKfvf Trump’s blocking of Carusone, the
Boston Herald / Posted 17 hours ago
to do right now? pic.twitter.com/KBGG3YKfvf Trump’s blocking of Carusone, the president of the progressive watchdog group Media Matters for America, left him at a loss. Carusone said he hadn’t tweeted at Trump in four months by the time the... Read more
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KTLA-TV Los Angeles
Sen. McCain Returns After Brain Surgery to Cast Crucial Health Care Vote and Bemoan State of Politicsso he could get back to DC to vote to rip care away from millions,” tweeted Ale
KTLA-TV Los Angeles / Posted yesterday
so he could get back to DC to vote to rip care away from millions,” tweeted Alex Morash, a writer with the progressive Media Matters for America watchdog group. David Sirota, a contributor to the Young Turks Network wrote, also on Twitter:... Read more
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KCTV 5 Kansas City
McCain's sermon on how politics should beso he could get back to DC to vote to rip care away from millions," tweeted Ale
KCTV 5 Kansas City / Posted yesterday
so he could get back to DC to vote to rip care away from millions," tweeted Alex Morash, a writer with the progressive Media Matters for America watchdog group. David Sirota, a contributor to the Young Turks Network wrote, also on Twitter:... Read more
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FOX Carolina
McCain's sermon on how politics should beso he could get back to DC to vote to rip care away from millions," tweeted Ale
FOX Carolina / Posted yesterday
so he could get back to DC to vote to rip care away from millions," tweeted Alex Morash, a writer with the progressive Media Matters for America watchdog group. David Sirota, a contributor to the Young Turks Network wrote, also on Twitter:... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
McCain's sermon on how politics should beso he could get back to DC to vote to rip care away from millions," tweeted Ale
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted yesterday
so he could get back to DC to vote to rip care away from millions," tweeted Alex Morash, a writer with the progressive Media Matters for America watchdog group. David Sirota, a contributor to the Young Turks Network wrote, also on Twitter:... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
McCain's sermon on how politics should beso he could get back to DC to vote to rip care away from millions," tweeted Ale
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted yesterday
so he could get back to DC to vote to rip care away from millions," tweeted Alex Morash, a writer with the progressive Media Matters for America watchdog group. David Sirota, a contributor to the Young Turks Network wrote, also on Twitter:... Read more
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FOX 5 Las Vegas
McCain's sermon on how politics should beso he could get back to DC to vote to rip care away from millions," tweeted Ale
FOX 5 Las Vegas / Posted yesterday
so he could get back to DC to vote to rip care away from millions," tweeted Alex Morash, a writer with the progressive Media Matters for America watchdog group. David Sirota, a contributor to the Young Turks Network wrote, also on Twitter:... Read more
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WSMV Nashville
McCain's sermon on how politics should beso he could get back to DC to vote to rip care away from millions," tweeted Ale
WSMV Nashville / Posted yesterday
so he could get back to DC to vote to rip care away from millions," tweeted Alex Morash, a writer with the progressive Media Matters for America watchdog group. David Sirota, a contributor to the Young Turks Network wrote, also on Twitter:... Read more
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Q13 FOX Seattle
John McCain gives speech on how politics should beso he could get back to DC to vote to rip care away from millions,” tweeted Ale
Q13 FOX Seattle / Posted yesterday
so he could get back to DC to vote to rip care away from millions,” tweeted Alex Morash, a writer with the progressive Media Matters for America watchdog group. David Sirota, a contributor to the Young Turks Network wrote, also on Twitter:... Read more
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Variety
Inside Sinclair: CEO Nixes Fox News Rival Rumors, Talks Tribune & Big Ambition for Broadcast Biznewscasts, and it’s being warped by a source that [the audience] would otherwis
Variety / Posted yesterday
newscasts, and it’s being warped by a source that [the audience] would otherwise trust,” says Angelo Carusone, president of Media Matters for America, a liberal-leaning watchdog organization that has been a vocal critic of Sinclair for years. “I... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Bombshell stories spur news war with a twista new health care law, and one hour, seven minutes and 31 seconds talking about
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 2 days ago
a new health care law, and one hour, seven minutes and 31 seconds talking about Clinton, said the liberal media watchdog Media Matters for America. Fox averaged more viewers in prime time than CNN and MSNBC combined during the first month of the... Read more
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Salon.com
Myths and facts to know ahead of Rick Perry’s study on the electrical grid and renewable energyhe wrote. Don Furman, director of the Fix the Grid Coalition and a former exec
Salon.com / Posted 4 days ago
he wrote. Don Furman, director of the Fix the Grid Coalition and a former executive at the utility PacifiCorp, told Media Matters by email, “A reliable, carbon-free grid based on renewable energy is not only possible, it is economically... Read more
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Raw Story
New study shows how Breitbart Media created the fact-adverse nation that elected TrumpRaw Story, hillaryclinton.com, MSNBC, Salon, Think Progress, Daily Newsbin, Mot
Raw Story / Posted 4 days ago
Raw Story, hillaryclinton.com, MSNBC, Salon, Think Progress, Daily Newsbin, Mother Jones, Talking Points Memo, Daily Beast, Media Matters, NBC News and Vox. Notably, there was virtually no middle ground. The most centrist news source, as measured... Read more
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Salon.com
How Breitbart media’s disinformation created the paranoid, fact-averse nation that elected TrumpRaw Story, hillaryclinton.com, MSNBC, Salon, Think Progress, Daily Newsbin, Mot
Salon.com / Posted 5 days ago
Raw Story, hillaryclinton.com, MSNBC, Salon, Think Progress, Daily Newsbin, Mother Jones, Talking Points Memo, Daily Beast, Media Matters, NBC News and Vox. Notably, there was virtually no middle ground. The most centrist news source, as measured... Read more
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Salon.com
A short history of the right-wing politics of Sinclair Broadcastingwork was stymied by the Obama administration and her CBS bosses and that the Ob
Salon.com / Posted 5 days ago
work was stymied by the Obama administration and her CBS bosses and that the Obama administration hacked her electronics. [Media Matters, 10/2/15] Sinclair executives have donated to Republicans and Republican causes Wash. Post: Sinclair and its... Read more
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KMGH 7 Denver
While many focus on President Trump, Fox News has kept focus on Hillary ClintonFox News devoted more than 23 minutes to discussing Clinton throughout primetim
KMGH 7 Denver / Posted 6 days ago
Fox News devoted more than 23 minutes to discussing Clinton throughout primetime on Tuesday, according to data compiled by Media Matters, a liberal media watchdog -- an unusual amount, given that she does not occupy public office and is not... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
While many focus on President Trump, Fox News has kept focus on Hillary ClintonFox News devoted more than 23 minutes to discussing Clinton throughout primetim
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 6 days ago
Fox News devoted more than 23 minutes to discussing Clinton throughout primetime on Tuesday, according to data compiled by Media Matters, a liberal media watchdog -- an unusual amount, given that she does not occupy public office and is not... Read more
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KTNV Las Vegas
While many focus on President Trump, Fox News has kept focus on Hillary ClintonFox News devoted more than 23 minutes to discussing Clinton throughout primetim
KTNV Las Vegas / Posted 6 days ago
Fox News devoted more than 23 minutes to discussing Clinton throughout primetime on Tuesday, according to data compiled by Media Matters, a liberal media watchdog -- an unusual amount, given that she does not occupy public office and is not... Read more
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NBC26 Green Bay
While many focus on President Trump, Fox News has kept focus on Hillary ClintonFox News devoted more than 23 minutes to discussing Clinton throughout primetim
NBC26 Green Bay / Posted 6 days ago
Fox News devoted more than 23 minutes to discussing Clinton throughout primetime on Tuesday, according to data compiled by Media Matters, a liberal media watchdog -- an unusual amount, given that she does not occupy public office and is not... Read more
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KIVI Boise
While many focus on President Trump, Fox News has kept focus on Hillary ClintonFox News devoted more than 23 minutes to discussing Clinton throughout primetim
KIVI Boise / Posted 6 days ago
Fox News devoted more than 23 minutes to discussing Clinton throughout primetime on Tuesday, according to data compiled by Media Matters, a liberal media watchdog -- an unusual amount, given that she does not occupy public office and is not... Read more
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WRTV Indianapolis
While many focus on President Trump, Fox News has kept focus on Hillary ClintonFox News devoted more than 23 minutes to discussing Clinton throughout primetim
WRTV Indianapolis / Posted 6 days ago
Fox News devoted more than 23 minutes to discussing Clinton throughout primetime on Tuesday, according to data compiled by Media Matters, a liberal media watchdog -- an unusual amount, given that she does not occupy public office and is not... Read more
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KGTV San Diego
While many focus on President Trump, Fox News has kept focus on Hillary ClintonFox News devoted more than 23 minutes to discussing Clinton throughout primetim
KGTV San Diego / Posted 6 days ago
Fox News devoted more than 23 minutes to discussing Clinton throughout primetime on Tuesday, according to data compiled by Media Matters, a liberal media watchdog -- an unusual amount, given that she does not occupy public office and is not... Read more
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Raw Story
Tucker Carlson and Sean Hannity devote hours to bashing Clinton to avoid Russia scandalsTrump’s lawyer-turned-spokesman Jay Sekulow during an entire segment devoted to
Raw Story / Posted 6 days ago
Trump’s lawyer-turned-spokesman Jay Sekulow during an entire segment devoted to so-called “Clinton scandals.” According to Media Matters, Fox devoted 23 minutes to Clinton during Tuesday’s airtime — “an unusual amount, given that she does not... Read more
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NBC 2 Fort Myers
Fox News turns to Hillary Clinton amid negative news for TrumpFox News devoted more than 23 minutes to discussing Clinton throughout primetim
NBC 2 Fort Myers / Posted 6 days ago
Fox News devoted more than 23 minutes to discussing Clinton throughout primetime on Tuesday, according to data compiled by Media Matters, a liberal media watchdog -- an unusual amount, given that she does not occupy public office and is not... Read more
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Raw Story
NRA TV hosts warn ‘white families’ will be ‘tortured and killed’ if Black Lives Matter succeedsmore incendiary comments about Black Lives Matter activists allegedly stoking “
Raw Story / Posted 7 days ago
more incendiary comments about Black Lives Matter activists allegedly stoking “racial hatred” against white people. Via Media Matters, Stinchfield began a segment on his show by noting that “race relations are strained here in America after... Read more
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Salon.com
CNN is paying Stephen Moore to lie to its viewers about health careTrump campaign adviser Stephen Moore continues embarrassing CNN during news seg
Salon.com / Posted 7 days ago
Trump campaign adviser Stephen Moore continues embarrassing CNN during news segments with his supposed policy expertise. Media Matters compared two of Moore’s recent appearances — one in which he appeared alongside a credentialed policy expert,... Read more
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The Hill
Media shows its true colors on guns at women’s marchhypocrisy is nothing new. Gun control advocates from politicians such as forme
The Hill / Posted 9 days ago
hypocrisy is nothing new. Gun control advocates from politicians such as former Chicago Mayor Richard Daley to Media Matters’s David Brock to celebrities such as Rosie O’Donnell have all criticized gun ownership for others while they... Read more
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Salon.com
How Circa, a Sinclair Broadcast Group subsidiary, rebuilt itself as a pro-Trump outletto use the site to counter all the damaging stories in the legacy media surroun
Salon.com / Posted 9 days ago
to use the site to counter all the damaging stories in the legacy media surrounding Don Jr.’s Russia/email debacle.” Media Matters President Angelo Carusone told The Daily Beast that Circa is part of the “conservative media echo chamber” and... Read more
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Raw Story
Fox’s Brit Hume: Covering patients with pre-existing conditions ‘defeats the whole idea of insurance’longtime Fox contributor Britt Hume criticized compelling insurers to cover peo
Raw Story / Posted 10 days ago
longtime Fox contributor Britt Hume criticized compelling insurers to cover people with pre-existing conditions, reports Media Matters. Speaking with “Fox News Sunday” host Chris Wallace and Obamacare architect Dr. Ezekiel Emanuel, Hume called... Read more
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NZCity
Donald Trump: Russian pop stars, the mysterious Jim and prayer time feature in President's weekRobertson — a guy who has labelled a wide range of things as demonic — includin
NZCity / Posted 12 days ago
Robertson — a guy who has labelled a wide range of things as demonic — including Feng shui, yoga and karate, according to Media Matters. Speaking of weird – the famous orb shot is now hanging in the White House: Ahuh.Also, there were prayers.... Read more
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Boston Globe
Hannity provided a safe space for embattled Donald Trump Jr.on Hannity’s show more than 100 times since the start of the presidential campa
Boston Globe / Posted 14 days ago
on Hannity’s show more than 100 times since the start of the presidential campaign in mid-2015, according to a count by Media Matters, a liberal watchdog group and longtime Fox nemesis. Your afternoon shot of politics, sent straight from the... Read more
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Baltimore Sun
Analysis: Sean Hannity provides a hospitable TV forum for embattled Donald Trump Jr.on Hannity's show more than 100 times since the start of the presidential campa
Baltimore Sun / Posted 14 days ago
on Hannity's show more than 100 times since the start of the presidential campaign in mid-2015, according to a count by Media Matters, a liberal watchdog group and longtime Fox nemesis. The close ties showed in Hannity's tender handling of... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Sean Hannity provides a hospitable TV forum for embattled Donald Trump Jr.on Hannity's show more than 100 times since the start of the presidential campa
Chicago Tribune / Posted 14 days ago
on Hannity's show more than 100 times since the start of the presidential campaign in mid-2015, according to a count by Media Matters, a liberal watchdog group and longtime Fox nemesis. The close ties showed in Hannity's tender handling of... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Sean Hannity provides a hospitable TV forum for embattled Donald Trump Jr.on Hannity's show more than 100 times since the start of the presidential campa
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 14 days ago
on Hannity's show more than 100 times since the start of the presidential campaign in mid-2015, according to a count by Media Matters, a liberal watchdog group and longtime Fox nemesis. The close ties showed in Hannity's tender handling of... Read more
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Sun-Sentinel
Analysis: Sean Hannity provides a hospitable TV forum for embattled Donald Trump Jr.on Hannity's show more than 100 times since the start of the presidential campa
Sun-Sentinel / Posted 14 days ago
on Hannity's show more than 100 times since the start of the presidential campaign in mid-2015, according to a count by Media Matters, a liberal watchdog group and longtime Fox nemesis. The close ties showed in Hannity's tender handling of... Read more
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Raw Story
BUSTED: Fox reported on Trump Jr.’s emails — after they scrubbed any mention of Russian governmentMcCain filled in the missing quote about the Russian government, noting that it
Raw Story / Posted 15 days ago
McCain filled in the missing quote about the Russian government, noting that it is “the biggest concern in these emails,” Media Matters noted. “Fox has consistently tried to either ignore, or downplay news surrounding Trump and Russia, and has... Read more
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Stamford Advocate
The far right is floating conspiracy theories about a CNN reporter who profiled a pro-Trump Reddit userfar right that gained traction last week. On Friday, Media Equalizer, a blog t
Stamford Advocate / Posted 16 days ago
far right that gained traction last week. On Friday, Media Equalizer, a blog that aspires to be a conservative response to Media Matters, accused Kaczynski of using "a phishing tactic to gather private information" of people who received his... Read more
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Connecticut Post
The far right is floating conspiracy theories about a CNN reporter who profiled a pro-Trump Reddit userfar right that gained traction last week. On Friday, Media Equalizer, a blog t
Connecticut Post / Posted 16 days ago
far right that gained traction last week. On Friday, Media Equalizer, a blog that aspires to be a conservative response to Media Matters, accused Kaczynski of using "a phishing tactic to gather private information" of people who received his... Read more
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Business Insider
'You talk about Russia more than you talk about the United States': Kellyanne Conway spars with CNN's Chris Cuomo in seemingly never-ending interviewthat want to destroy the responsible media," Cuomo continued. "Tell them that t
Business Insider / Posted 16 days ago
that want to destroy the responsible media," Cuomo continued. "Tell them that they shouldn't listen to that stuff, that the media matters and they should judge stories on their face and that they shouldn't think that there's some type of agenda out... Read more
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Raw Story
‘Don Jr changed his story — period’: CNN’s Cuomo hammers Kellyanne Conway over Russia meetingfriends that want to destroy the responsible media,” he began. Tell them that t
Raw Story / Posted 16 days ago
friends that want to destroy the responsible media,” he began. Tell them that they shouldn’t listen to that stuff, that the media matters and they should judge stories on their face and there’s some type of agenda out to get the president… you... Read more
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Raw Story
‘He’s a coward’: Fox’s Tucker Carlson raises eyebrows when he calls out Mattis on trans people in the militarysaid that he thinks General James Mattis needs to go if transgender people are
Raw Story / Posted 18 days ago
said that he thinks General James Mattis needs to go if transgender people are allowed to serve openly in the military, Media Matters captured. “When I worked directly with Secretary Ash Carter on a number of personnel reforms, whether it was... Read more
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Raw Story
When Obama went to war with Fox Newsto war with Fox News President Barack Obama criticizes Fox News during an even
Raw Story / Posted 20 days ago
to war with Fox News President Barack Obama criticizes Fox News during an event at Georgetown University on May 12, 2015. [Media Matters] Don't miss stories. Follow Raw Story! “Attacking the news media is a time-honored White House tactic,” says... Read more
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The Washington Times
Greta Van Susteren fired by MSNBC but right-wing ‘hiring spree’ continuesMSNBC president Phil Griffin told staff, according to the New York Post. John
The Washington Times / Posted 26 days ago
MSNBC president Phil Griffin told staff, according to the New York Post. John Whitehouse, digital director at liberal Media Matters for America, decried Thursday what he called NBC News chairman Andy Lack’s “hiring spree of right-wing pundits... Read more
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Raw Story
Republican challenging Elizabeth Warren may have bought endorsement from Trump ally Roger StoneMassachusetts state Rep. Geoff Diehl, who’s running a campaign to unseat Sen. E
Raw Story / Posted 26 days ago
Massachusetts state Rep. Geoff Diehl, who’s running a campaign to unseat Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) in 2018. But, as Media Matters reports, the endorsements appear to be advertisements paid for by Diehl’s election campaign. Stone had... Read more
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Raw Story
‘Do they really need a wheelchair?’ Fox doctor complains Medicaid patients getting ‘excessive’ treatmentsAmericans using Medicaid have it too good because they’re going to get treatmen
Raw Story / Posted 27 days ago
Americans using Medicaid have it too good because they’re going to get treatments without even paying deductibles. Via Media Matters, Dr. Marc Siegel appeared on Fox & Friends to talk about the GOP’s proposed health care bill. As part of the... Read more
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Springfield News-Sun
Try getting out of your deranged, partisan bubbleMedia Matters’ Eric Boehlert wrote in 2016, “It’s classic Obama Derangement Syn
Springfield News-Sun / Posted 27 days ago
Media Matters’ Eric Boehlert wrote in 2016, “It’s classic Obama Derangement Syndrome: the inability of adults to rationally deal with the actions of the Democratic president.” He was describing conservatives’ sometimes irrational hatred of all... Read more
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The Hollywood Reporter
MSNBC Starts Slow With New Hugh Hewitt Showyear-over-year improvement. The Hewitt hiring drew ire from some corners of th
The Hollywood Reporter / Posted 28 days ago
year-over-year improvement. The Hewitt hiring drew ire from some corners of the internet, and left-leaning media watchdog Media Matters for America called the radio host a "Trump champion" and "Sean Hannity in glasses." But while some people... Read more
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FOX 12 Oregon
Faking a Time magazine cover is the most Trump thing everto people. That it's a sign of success, tangible evidence of the winning he so
FOX 12 Oregon / Posted 28 days ago
to people. That it's a sign of success, tangible evidence of the winning he so often talks about. Trump understands the media matters. A lot. And he is the most avid consumer of media -- cable TV, newspapers and website -- of any president we've... Read more
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Eyewitness News 3 Hartford
Faking a Time magazine cover is the most Trump thing everto people. That it's a sign of success, tangible evidence of the winning he so
Eyewitness News 3 Hartford / Posted 28 days ago
to people. That it's a sign of success, tangible evidence of the winning he so often talks about. Trump understands the media matters. A lot. And he is the most avid consumer of media -- cable TV, newspapers and website -- of any president we've... Read more
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FOX 5 Las Vegas
Faking a Time magazine cover is the most Trump thing everto people. That it's a sign of success, tangible evidence of the winning he so
FOX 5 Las Vegas / Posted 28 days ago
to people. That it's a sign of success, tangible evidence of the winning he so often talks about. Trump understands the media matters. A lot. And he is the most avid consumer of media -- cable TV, newspapers and website -- of any president we've... Read more
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