May 17, 2022

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MSNBC’s Reid: FNC’s Carlson Injects ‘Racist Conspiracy Theory’ into Veins of GOP Voters

MSNBC anchor Joy Reid on Monday, during her show “The ReidOut,” accused Fox News host Tucker Carlson of injecting “racist conspiracy theory” into the veins of Republican voters. Discussing replacement theory, Reid said, “No singular voice in right-wing media has done more to elevate this racist conspiracy theory than Tucker, who, even with a new head…

Breitbart Business Digest: What Was the Fail Whale Anyway?

Remember the Fail Whale? Back in Twitter’s early days, the service was so unreliable that its “overcapacity” icon–an illustration of a bevy of birds tethered to a whale caught in a net—became almost a better-known symbol of Twitter than its bird logo. It was never really clear what was happening in that illustration. Was the…

Hollywood Celebrities Hit the Streets for Nationwide Planned Parenthood Abortion Protests: ‘No Uterus No Opinion’

Hollywood celebrities from Julia Louis-Dreyfus to Laura Dern hit the streets across America on Saturday to protest for national abortion in response to the Supreme Court decision leak signaling the end of Roe v. Wade. Seinfeld and Veep star Julia Louis-Dreyfus joined a New York City rally holding a sign that said “If men got pregnant, you could…

Tennessee Nurse Sentenced 3 Years Probation for Fatal Medication Error

A Tennessee judge sentenced former nurse RaDonda Vaught to three years probation after she was convicted in March of a medication error that killed a patient. Some nurses have been vocal in their support of Vaught, who worked at Vanderbilt University Health Center in Nashville, as concerns have mounted in the industry over “the criminalization of…

Biden’s Disinformation Governance Board

The Biden administration’s announcement of creating a new ‘Disinformation Governance Board’ reveals desperation in the face of Americans waking up to overwhelming evidence of coverup and deceit by mainstream and social media on life and death matters. First, people are coming to realize the truth behind the so-called COVID-19 pandemic, with all the attendant life-threatening […]

YouTube Censors Heritage Foundation Video of Trump Speech

Well over a year since Joe Biden’s inauguration, Big Tech continues to take a zero-tolerance approach to claims of fraud in the 2020 election, with YouTube recently removing a video of a speech by former President Donald Trump discussing the issue at an event in Florida. In a comment to Breitbart News, a spokeswoman for…

Esper: I Will Not Vote for Trump –

Former Defense Secretary Mark Esper said Tuesday on MSNBC’s “Deadline” that he would not vote for former President Donald Trump because he was a threat to democracy. Wallace said, “I want to talk about the future. You said that Donald Trump is not democratic — or he was a danger to our democracy to Bret…

Angry Nerd: Bill Gates Worries that Elon Musk Will Make Twitter ‘Worse’

Microsoft founder Bill Gates recently gave his opinion on Tesla CEO Elon Musk’s acquisition of Twitter, stating that he is unsure of Musk’s motives and that he could make misinformation on the platform worse. The Wall Street Journal reports that speaking at the Wall Street Journal’s CEO Council Summit earlier this week, Microsoft founder Bill Gates weighed in…

John Durham Wins Fight to Get Some Hillary Clinton, Fusion GPS Documents

Special Counsel John H. Durham won a victory Wednesday when a federal judge in Washington, DC, agreed to compel the production of documents that Hillary Clinton’s presidential campaign said were protected by attorney-client privilege. Durham is prosecuting former Clinton lawyer Michael Sussmann for lying to the FBI when he claimed to be acting as a…

CNN’s Harry Enten: Polling Numbers on Biden’s Economy are ‘Awful’

Appearing Thursday on CNN, network analyst Harry Enten said polling numbers regarding the U.S. economy under President Joe Biden are “awful.” A transcript is as follows: ANA CABRERA: New CNN polling finds feelings about the economy are the worst they have been in a decade. Harry, according to this latest poll, most Americans are not…

China Takes a Break from Genocidal Forced Sterilization to Worry About Women’s Rights in U.S.

The Chinese government-run newspaper Global Times expressed concern Wednesday over the potential reversal of Roe v. Wade in America — responding to this week’s leak of a draft Supreme Court decision — claiming such a move would indicate America is choosing a path of “regression and ignorance.” The leak, published in the American outlet Politico, was a…

Rep. Shontel Brown Crushed AOC-Backed Challenger Nina Turner in Democrat Primary

Democrat Rep. Shontel Brown (OH), who won the special election last November, crushed her far-left-backed primary challenger, Nina Turner, according to the Associated Press at 10:22 p.m. EDT. Brown appeared to protect her newly won seat Tuesday night from Turner after winning the special election for Ohio’s 11th Congressional District last November, when the two previously faced…

Democrats Credit Trump’s Impact on Ohio’s GOP Primary: ‘JD Vance Is a Trumpist Nut Job’

Democrats and media personalities on Tuesday acknowledged Donald Trump’s impact on Ohio Senate candidate J.D. Vance’s GOP primary win. In April, Trump endorsed Vance. Polling showed Trump’s immediate impact on the race, and Vance never looked back. Tom Nichols, a contributing writer for the Atlantic, gave Trump the credit for Vance’s win in the hotly…

Sen. Ed Markey Echoes ‘Pack the Court’ Activists After Abortion Decision Leaks

Sen. Ed Markey (D-MA) called for Congress to “expand” the Supreme Court on Monday, as activists chanted “pack the Court!” outside the building after a draft decision leaked that would overturn the Roe v. Wade (1973) decision on abortion. Court-packing refers to the idea of adding seats to the Supreme Court and immediately filling the vacancies…

Police: Louisiana 4-Year-Old Dead After ‘Grandmother Forced Her to Consume’ Whiskey from Bottle

Authorities say a four-year-old Louisiana girl died from alcohol poisoning after her grandmother forced her to consume a bottle of Canadian Mist whiskey that was potentially over half full, while the child’s mother looked on, according to reports. In a press release, the Baton Rouge Police Department (BRPD) said the child’s grandmother, Roxanne Record, 53, and…

Ron Johnson Blasts DHS’s Disinformation Governance Board –

During an appearance on this week’s “Sunday Morning Futures,” Sen. Ron Johnson (R-WI) railed against the Department of Homeland Security’s so-called “Disinformation Governance Board” that was created to fight “misinformation.” Johnson described the board as “Orwellian” and as a “Ministry of Truth.” He pointed out that the person put in charge of the board, Nina Jankowicz,…

Noam Chomsky: Trump the ‘One Western Statesman of Stature’ Pushing Peace in Ukraine

HEULER ANDREY/AFP via Getty Images Famed leftist MIT professor Noam Chomsky has credited former President Donald Trump for being one of the few prominent statesmen in the West actively pushing for peace in Ukraine as opposed to escalating war with Russia. Though Chomsky called the former president a dangerous figure for a host of reasons…

Pinkerton: Seeking the Right Strategy for Big Tech Beyond Elon Musk

Three Options The problems of Big Tech—including censorship, shadow banning, wokeness, monopoly power, and Chinese penetration—are, well, big.   So what to do?  Broadly speaking, there are three possible strategies: first, accept the status quo; second, break up Big Tech through antitrust litigation; third, more regulation. Let’s look at each strategy in turn: The first…

Off-Duty EMT Saves Choking Toddler: ‘Right Place at the Right Time’

An off-duty EMT worker was enjoying time with loved ones at a restaurant in Clay, New York, when an emergency occurred. A mother began screaming her three-year-old daughter was choking and Dannielle Binns, who has been an EMT with Western Area Volunteer Emergency Service (WAVES) and TLC for several years, immediately took action, Syracuse.com reported…

Alec Baldwin Pushes for Gun Control ‘Now’ as Investigation into ‘Rust’ Shooting Continues

Actor Alec Baldwin pushed gun control Friday just months after Rust cinematographer Halyna Hutchins was killed in an on set sequence in which Baldwin was holding the gun. In a Friday Instagram post, the Boss Baby star wrote “We regulate many things in this country in the interest of public health and safety. Drugs, cars, professional licenses, etc. We need…

Pope Francis: Europe’s Demographic Winter a ‘Serious Matter,’ ‘Cannot Be Ignored’

ROME — Pope Francis warned again of Europe’s “demographic winter” on Friday, caused by a dangerously low birthrate far beneath replacement levels. “The family – as we know – is the main antidote to poverty, both material and spiritual, as it is also to the problem of demographic winter or irresponsible motherhood and fatherhood,” the…

Report: Netflix Employees Fear More Cuts, Layoffs, ‘It’s Definitely Not the End of It’

The worst may be yet to come for Netflix as employees brace themselves for more cuts and layoffs as executives seek to rein in costs following the streamer’s disastrous first quarter and expectation of even rougher waters ahead. Sources inside the company expect layoffs at Netflix to continue as the company outsources more positions —…

Rep. Markwayne Mullin Introduces Bill to Impose Harsher Punishment for Doctors Who Perform Partial Birth Abortions

Rep. Markwayne Mullin (R-OK) introduced a bill this week that would impose harsher punishment for those who perform partial birth abortions.  The congressman introduced the “Partial Birth Abortion is Murder Act” “in response to the five preborn babies found in Washington, D.C., who were speculated to have died from partial birth abortions, according to Mullin’s office. Left-wing pro-life…

Pope Francis: The Attack on Ukraine ‘Must Be Stopped’

ROME — Pope Francis once again called for peace Sunday, which marked the two-month anniversary of the beginning of Russia’s invasion of Ukraine. “I renew my appeal for an Easter truce, a minimal and tangible sign of a desire for peace,” the pontiff told crowds gathered in Saint Peter’s Square for his Regina Caeli message.…

Migrants Rescued by Missing Guardsman Involved in Drug Trafficking, Say Texas Rangers

EAGLE PASS, Texas — The two migrants rescued by a missing Texas National Guard Soldier on Friday were involved in “illicit transnational narcotics trafficking,” according to a statement from Texas Military Department officials. The soldier disappeared after attempting to rescue the two migrants who struggled while illegally crossing the Rio Grande from Mexico. The Texas…

Matt Gaetz Blasts Mayorkas for Failing to Deport 1.2M Illegal Aliens: ‘You Actually Don’t Want to Remove Them’

Rep. Matt Gaetz (R-FL) confronted Department of Homeland Security (DHS) Secretary Alejandro Mayorkas during a hearing Thursday about the 1.2 million illegal aliens living freely in America who have received final orders of deportation. Gaetz used his time during the House Judiciary Committee’s oversight hearing with Mayorkas to ask about the resources the border chief…

DOE Secretary Granholm Refuses to Answer Pipeline Prosperity Question at Hearing

Energy and Commerce Committee / YouTube Former governor of Michigan now serving as Joe Biden’s Secretary at the Department of Energy, Jennifer Granholm, would not answer a question about what economic impact the Line 5 pipeline has on the state at a House Energy and Commerce Subcommittee on Energy hearing on Thursday. “Would you say that…

Report: Twitter’s Leftist Top Lawyer Cried over Elon Musk Purchase

Twitter’s top lawyer Vijaya Gadde, who heads content moderation and who is rumored to have been instrumental in booting former President Donald Trump from the platform, reportedly cried during a company meeting on Monday in response to billionaire Elon Musk’s purchase of the platform. Due to Elon Musk’s expressed desire to transform Twitter into a free…

Georgia Democrat Stacey Abrams Revels in Kemp and Perdue’s Bitter Primary Battle

Stacey Abrams, the uncontested Democrat candidate in Georgia’s gubernatorial race, is leveraging on the infighting between the top two candidates in the Republican primary as she awaits the general election. Abrams and her campaign have repeatedly framed the Georgia Democrat as the candidate who is focused on her state while framing her potential Republican opponents,…

‘Self-Sacrifice’: Climate Activists Hail Man Who Burned Himself Alive on Supreme Court Steps

Climate activists have hailed Wynn Bruce as a martyr for burning himself alive before the U.S. Supreme Court steps in protest of climate change. As Breitbart News previously reported, 50-year-old Wynn Bruce died from injuries he sustained after lighting himself on fire in front of the Supreme Court to raise awareness about climate change: In…

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