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CPAC canceled a speaker who was found sharing anti-Semitic conspiracy theories, after declaring this year's theme is 'America Uncanceled'

Donald Trump speaking at CPAC 2020. Tasos Katopodis/Getty Images CPAC announced Monday it was canceling scheduled speaker Young Pharoah.  A report found that the rapper and activist had spread anti-Semitic conspiracy theories online. Critics of the move pointed out that this year's CPAC theme is opposing "cancel culture." Visit the Business section of Insider for more stories. The Conservative Political Action Committee announced Monday that it was canceling a scheduled speaker after it em...
Tags: Politics, America, Trends, Judaism, News UK, Anti-semitism, Donald Trump, Trump, Media Matters, Orlando Florida, Pharoah, Ben Jacobs, Matt Schlapp, Eric Hananoki, Conservative Political Action Committee, CPAC


Toxic Republican Majorie Taylor Green believes in the insanely stupid frazzledrip conspiracy

On Facebook in 2018, now-Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene (R-GA) endorsed a conspiracy theory that Hillary Clinton participated in a satanic child murder and ordered a hit on a police officer to cover it up. https://t.co/VPOXyBosmm pic.twitter.com/TXCwtcZ8My— Eric Hananoki (@ehananoki) January 26, 2021 Frazzledrip is the QAnon of QAnon conspiracies, which is why out-of-wack Rep. — Read the rest
Tags: Facebook, Post, Politics, News, Hillary Clinton, Eric Hananoki, Marjorie Taylor Greene R GA, Majorie Taylor Green, Dangerous Lunatics


Toxic Republican Majorie Taylor Greene believes in the insanely stupid frazzledrip conspiracy

On Facebook in 2018, now-Rep. Marjorie Taylor Greene (R-GA) endorsed a conspiracy theory that Hillary Clinton participated in a satanic child murder and ordered a hit on a police officer to cover it up. https://t.co/VPOXyBosmm pic.twitter.com/TXCwtcZ8My— Eric Hananoki (@ehananoki) January 26, 2021 Frazzledrip is the QAnon of QAnon conspiracies, which is why out-of-wack Rep. — Read the rest
Tags: Facebook, Post, Politics, News, Hillary Clinton, Eric Hananoki, Marjorie Taylor Greene R GA, Majorie Taylor Greene, Dangerous Lunatics


Republican convention speaker and congressional candidate Burgess Owens plagiarized large portions of his book, according to new report

Former NFL player Burgess Owens testifies during a hearing on slavery reparations held by the House Judiciary Subcommittee on the Constitution, Civil Rights and Civil Liberties on June 19, 2019. Zach Gibson/Getty Images GOP convention speaker and congressional candidate Burgess Owens plagiarized large sections of his book, left-leaning watchdog Media Matters reported Tuesday.Owens, a far-right activist and former National Football League player, stole material from sources including Wikiped...
Tags: Utah, Politics, John Lewis, News, Republicans, Wikipedia, US, NFL, Trends, Chicago, Gop, House, Plagiarism, National Football League, Trump, Rnc


Woman Threatens Rep. Steve King With A Lawsuit For Using A 12-Year-Old Meme On His Facebook Page (techdirt)

No matter what your political leanings are, this is just a very dumb thing to do. (via BentFranklin in the Techdirt Chat window): The mother of the boy in the iconic "Success Kid" meme has threatened to sue Representative Steve King for using her son's image in his campaign. In a series of tweets Monday, Laney Griner said she never gave his campaign permission to use the meme and called King a "vile man." Griner claimed King used an infamous copyrighted image of her son Sam, a minor, to rai...
Tags: Facebook, News, Sam, King, Steve King, Eric Hananoki, Tim Cushing, Griner, Laney Griner, BentFranklin, Quickmeme, Griney


Rep. Steve King Used the ‘Success Kid’ Meme to Fundraise Online. The Boy’s Mother is Now Fighting Back

The mother of the boy made famous by the “success kid” meme has filed a cease-and-desist letter against Iowa Rep. Steve King after learning that he had used her son’s image to fundraise for his reelection campaign. Last Thursday, Media Matters reporter Eric Hananoki tweeted a photo of King’s Facebook page, which at the time included a photo of the “success kid” meme with the caption, “QUESTION: Do you enjoy our memes? If so, please click the link below and throw us a few dollars to make...
Tags: Florida, Politics, News, Uncategorized, Iowa, Memes, Viral, Sam, King, Samuel, Republican House, Steve King, Eric Hananoki, Griner, Onetime, Laney Griner


Herman Cain Spams His Mailing List With Weird Sketchy Money Offers

Herman Cain, President Donald Trump’s reported pick for the Federal Reserve Board, spams his email list with weird money offers, including a recent one promising that readers could turn “$1,000 into $800,000” by using a “moneymaking strategy.” From a Media Matters journalist: Trump Fed pick Herman Cain sent this April 4 sponsored email, which suggested that readers could “turn $1,000 into $800,000” using a certain “moneymaking strategy.” pic.twitter.com/p1pLGuNjht — Eric Hananoki (@ehananoki...
Tags: News, Spam, Federal Reserve, Donald Trump, Cain, Herman Cain, Eric Hananoki, Federal Reserve Board, Trump Fed, Kate Riga


Ann Coulter Goes On Twitter Tirade Against Reporter For Being Asian

Coulter went after Media Matters' Eric Hananoki after he revealed an ICE senior adviser's appreciation for her.
Tags: News, Ann Coulter, Eric Hananoki, Coulter, Twitter Tirade Against Reporter For Being Asian


Donald Trump, in Bed with Dogs, Wakes Up with Fleas

Donald Trump has made his bed, and now he lies in it. Notice I didn't write "lay." He lies in it, as in not telling the truth about racism and anti-semitism among his supporters. Trump began his campaign by trolling the depths of the birthers, KKK hoods, neo-Nazis, free-agent racists and unaffiliated anti-semites to build his off-base base. But Trump now denies their existence in the most implausibly denialistic of ways. "I don't know anything about David Duke." ~~ Donald Trump David Duk...
Tags: News, Russia, US, America, Cnn, Kkk, Hitler, Donald Trump, Gq, Huffington Post, Tea Party, Trump, Donald, Wolf Blitzer, Melania Trump, GQ Magazine


Este Locutor Le Dijo A Trump Que Los Hispanos Van A Votar Por Él Porque "No Les Gusta Obedecerle A Una Mujer"

Originalmente publicado el 13 de enero por Eric Hananoki y traducido al español por el staff de Media Matters El locutor de radio de extrema derecha Michael Savage le dijo a Donald Trump que los Hispanos apoyarían su campaña presidencial ya que "la cultura Hispana es una cultura machista. A los hombres no les gusta obedecerle a una mujer". Trump no refutó la caracterización que hizo Savage de la cultura Latina y más tarde le dijo "Aprecio su apoyo, usted ha sido tan maravilloso". Durante la edi...
Tags: Nevada, Donald Trump, Trump, Donald, Este Locutor Le Dijo A Trump Que Los Hispanos, Eric Hananoki, Michael Savage, Hispanos, ABC News Washington Post, SIDA, Instituto Nacional de Salud, Presidente Obama, Una Mujer