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Borat 2 imminent, reports suggest, with Trump, Epstein and Giuliani as targets

Sacha Baron Cohen said to have test-screened follow-up to his 2006 hit, which was shot during the pandemicReports that Sacha Baron Cohen has filmed and test-screened a sequel to his 2006 comedy hit, Borat: Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan, have gathered pace with the news that a title for the film was submitted to the Writers Guild America.Borat: Gift of Pornographic Monkey to Vice Premiere Mikhael Pence to Make Benefit Recently Diminished Nation of Ka...
Tags: Comedy, Film, America, Film Industry, Culture, Kazakhstan, Giuliani, Borat, Sacha Baron Cohen, Comedy films, Writers Guild America, Trump Epstein, Writers Guild America Borat, Gift of Pornographic Monkey, Mikhael Pence


Rudy Giuliani got hundreds of thousands of taxpayer dollars in a PPP loan for a company with no employees

Salon reports that a payroll company with no employees that Giuliani has owned for 18 years received between $150,000 and $350,000 in emergency loans from the coronavirus relief package. It's the only Giuliani-owned company that received any federal PPP loans. Emphasis added below: According to government records, the loan, which was part of the Small Business Administration's Payroll Protection Program coronavirus relief package, was awarded on April 28 to a company called World Capital Payr...
Tags: Post, News, Giuliani, PPP, Rudy Giuliani, World Capital Payroll Corp


Giuliani: New York City Mayor de Blasio is a ‘danger’

Former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani discusses how to bring law and order back to the city. He also provides insight into the Russia investigation.
Tags: News, Russia, New York City, Giuliani, Rudy Giuliani, New York City Mayor de Blasio


The CIA has concluded that Putin is 'probably' personally behind efforts to hurt Biden's election campaign, per Washington Post report

Russian President Vladimir Putin and US President Donald Trump meeting in Osaka, Japan, in June 2019. Reuters A CIA report has found that Russian President Vladimir Putin is "probably" personally involved in a Russian bid to smear Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden, sources told The Washington Post. The report singles out Ukrainian lawmaker Andrii Derkach, who has worked with Rudy Giuliani, as having played a key role in spreading Biden disinformation as a Russian agent, The Post sa...
Tags: Post, Politics, Putin, Vladimir Putin, Washington Post, Russia, New York City, US, Barack Obama, Trends, Joe Biden, Ukraine, Fbi, Hillary Clinton, News UK, Treasury


GOP Laughs at Dems’ Scorched Earth Threats as Supreme Court Battle Begins

Democrats—livid and galvanized by the GOP’s confirm-at-all costs approach to the new U.S. Supreme Court vacancy—have spent the last 24 hours boosting their 2020 candidates, rallying around the banner of Merrick Garland, and, increasingly, hashing out their own scorched-earth political tactics.“Mitch McConnell set the precedent. No Supreme Court vacancies filled in an election year,” tweeted Sen. Ed Markey (D-MA), hours after the death of Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg on Friday. “If he violates it,...
Tags: Florida, News, Supreme Court, Congress, Senate, White House, New York City, Indiana, Gop, Mitch McConnell, Giuliani, North Carolina, Ruth Bader Ginsburg, Collins, The Daily Beast, Rudy Giuliani


Rudy Giuliani associate Lev Parnas faces new criminal charges

Lev Parnas, an associate of President Trump's lawyer and former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani, is facing new charges of defrauding investors in a company he claimed would offer fraud protection services.The company was called Fraud Guarantee. Federal prosecutors allege that Parnas and another man, David Correia, were able to secure $2 million from investors between 2012 and 2019. The men allegedly used this money for personal expenses, including luxury car payments and rent. "We couldn&#...
Tags: News, New York City, America, Joe Biden, Ukraine, Fbi, Giuliani, Rudy Giuliani, Trump, David Correia, Parnas, Trump Russia, Bill Sweeney, Hunter Biden, Marie Yovanovitch, Igor Fruman


Lev Parnas, former Giuliani associate, faces additional charges for duping victims into investing in Fraud Guarantee

Federal prosecutors said Lev Parnas used investors' money to pay for personal expenses, including hundreds of thousands of dollars in rent and luxury cars.         [Author: USA TODAY]
Tags: Usa, News, Usa Today, Giuliani


U.S. Intel Repeatedly Warned About Rudy’s ‘Russian Agent’ Pal

At the end of an elegant dinner in May 2019 in downtown Kyiv, Ukrainian parliamentarian Andriy Derkach handed a thick packet of papers to a former senior U.S. official he’d known for years. The packet was unremarkable in its presentation, the papers clipped on the top and crunched in the corners. The packet bore no insignia, title, or index page, and did little in the way of intriguing the former U.S. official. It wasn’t until months later that the official read through the pages. What was more ...
Tags: Europe, New York, News, Congress, Washington Post, Washington, Senate, Politico, Russia, New York City, US, America, Joe Biden, Ukraine, Intel, Gop


Giuliani associates face new federal fraud charges

Federal prosecutors brought new wire fraud charges Thursday against an associate of former New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani who was involved in attempts to get Ukrainian officials to investigate the son of U.S. Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden. Lev Parnas and his business partner, David Correia, were charged with defrauding investors in a business called Fraud Guarantee. A superseding indictment also charged them with additional campaign finance violations.
Tags: New York, News, Giuliani, Rudy Giuliani, David Correia, Joe Biden Lev Parnas


Bill Barr Is Now ‘Sycophant Number One’ After Michael Cohen Relinquishes The Title

President Donald Trump’s former attorney and well-known pitbull Michael Cohen said Wednesday that Attorney General Bill Barr has taken the helm as the President’s fixer. When asked by CNN’s Alisyn Camerota in interview on Wednesday who had replaced him in the infamous role, Cohen said unhesitatingly that it was Barr and also mentioned another Trump lawyer, Rudy Giuliani. While Barr has shielded the President from detractors, paraded and defended Trump’s law and order campaign message and...
Tags: News, Supreme Court, Vladimir Putin, Congress, Joe Biden, Cnn, Manhattan, Don Lemon, Giuliani, Donald Trump, Rudy Giuliani, Trump, United States of America, Cohen, Michael Cohen, Treasury Department


The Ex-Fixer Relinquishes His Title: Barr Is ‘Sycophant Number One’ Now

President Donald Trump’s former attorney and well-known pitbull Michael Cohen said Wednesday that Attorney General Bill Barr has taken the helm as the President’s fixer. When asked by CNN’s Alisyn Camerota in interview on Wednesday who had replaced him in the infamous role, Cohen said unhesitatingly that it was Barr and also mentioned another Trump lawyer, Rudy Giuliani. While Barr has shielded the President from detractors, paraded and defended Trump’s law and order campaign message and...
Tags: News, Supreme Court, Vladimir Putin, Congress, Joe Biden, Cnn, Manhattan, Don Lemon, Giuliani, Donald Trump, Rudy Giuliani, Trump, United States of America, Cohen, Michael Cohen, Treasury Department


Giuliani's Golfer Son Wants to Run for Mayor of New York

This is the funniest thing I've read all day. Andrew Giuliani, the golfing son of Rudy hired by Donald Trump in 2017 as an "assistant to the public liaison office" for which taxpayers shelled out $90k a year says he is seriously thinking of... [[ This is a content summary only. Visit my website for full links, other content, and more! ]]
Tags: New York, Law, Rudy, Giuliani, Donald Trump, Andrew Giuliani


Giuliani Pleads Ignorance On Bombshell Report That His Ukraine Contact Is A Russian Spy

The Trump attorney claims he had no idea Andrii Derkach was working with the Kremlin.
Tags: News, Ukraine, Giuliani, Trump, Andrii Derkach


Giuliani on the memory of 9/11 that sticks with him every day

Former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani looks back on his response to the attacks on the World Trade Center towers on September 11, 2001.
Tags: News, New York City, Stories, World Trade Center, Giuliani, Rudy Giuliani


Fmr. New York Mayor Giuliani looks back on 9/11 response

Former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani looks back on his response to the attacks on the World Trade Center towers on September 11, 2001.
Tags: News, New York City, Stories, World Trade Center, Giuliani, Rudy Giuliani


Rudy Giuliani and His Ukraine Ally Sprint Away from Their ‘Russian Agent’ Pal

President Donald Trump’s personal lawyer and a key Ukrainian ally in their plot to smear Former Vice President Joe Biden have both tried to distance themselves from collaborator Andriy Derkach after he was sanctioned and outed as an “active Russian agent” by the U.S. Treasury Department.Rudy Giuliani, who worked with Derkach and whose work as Trump’s lawyer and top Biden-dirt-digger culminated in his own client’s impeachment, told The Daily Beast on Friday that he was no longer in touch with the...
Tags: News, Obama, Congress, Washington, Senate, Germany, Russia, Joe Biden, Ukraine, Budapest, Gop, Hillary Clinton, House, Crimea, Treasury, Graham


Fox Host Defends Trump Purposefully Downplaying COVID By Invoking 9/11

On the 19th anniversary of the September 11 terrorist attacks, “Fox and Friends” co-host Brian Kilmeade defended President Donald Trump’s deliberate playing down of the COVID-19 pandemic by comparing Trump’s actions to that of then-New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani during the terrorist attacks. “There is so much you just said that is so applicable to today,” Kilmeade told Giuliani after the latter recounted the day he found out about the attacks. “Number one, you heard about an attack and you...
Tags: News, New York City, Fox, Giuliani, Donald Trump, 9/11, Rudy Giuliani, Trump, Kilmeade, Brian Kilmeade, Woodward, Bob Woodward, Cristina Cabrera, TV Clip, COVID-19, Fox Host Defends Trump


Giuliani: Recorded reading of names 'disgraceful'

Former New York City Mayor Rudy Giuliani told reporters that the recorded reading of the names of the victims of 9/11 is "disgraceful" and called it "part of the movement of denial." (Sept. 11)
Tags: News, New York City, Giuliani, Rudy Giuliani


Vowing crackdown on Russian meddling, US sanctions Ukrainian lawmaker who worked with Giuliani to smear Biden

The US Treasury Department on Thursday announced new sanctions against a Ukrainian lawmaker, accusing him of being an "active Russian agent" who is part of Moscow's interference in the 2020 campaign.
Tags: US, Cnn, Moscow, Biden, Giuliani, US Treasury Department


Rudy Has Been Playing Footsie With Sanctioned ‘Active Russian Agent’ For Months

The Ukrainian MP sanctioned by the Treasury today for interfering in the 2020 election has had a long streak of cooperation with Trump attorney Rudy Giuliani, and has been peddling information to the GOP for years. Andrii Derkach met with Rudy Giuliani at least twice during period of time in which the Treasury says Derkach was waging “a covert influence campaign centered on cultivating false and unsubstantiated narratives concerning U.S. officials in the upcoming 2020 Presidential Election.” ...
Tags: Facebook, New York, News, Obama, Russia, Joe Biden, Ukraine, Gop, Hillary Clinton, House, New York Times, Treasury, Moscow, Kremlin, Republican, Biden


US sanctions Giuliani ally for involvement in election meddling

The US Treasury Department announced Thursday that it is sanctioning a Ukrainian lawmaker with ties to President Donald Trump's personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani, accusing him of being a Russian spy involved in Moscow's interference efforts in the 2020 election.
Tags: News, US, Stories, Moscow, Giuliani, Donald Trump, Rudy Giuliani, US Treasury Department


US accuses Giuliani ally of being a Russian spy and sanctions him for involvement in election meddling

The US Treasury Department announced Thursday that it is sanctioning a Ukrainian lawmaker with ties to President Donald Trump's personal lawyer Rudy Giuliani, accusing him of being a Russian spy involved in Moscow's interference efforts in the 2020 election.
Tags: US, Cnn, Moscow, Giuliani, Donald Trump, Rudy Giuliani, US Treasury Department


The Treasury Department plans to sanction an 'active Russian agent' and Giuliani associate who sent dirt on Biden to Republicans

In this handout photo provided by Adriii Derkach's press office, Rudy Giuliani, an attorney for U.S President Donald Trump, left, meets with Ukrainian lawmaker Adriii Derkach in Kyiv, Ukraine, Thursday, Dec. 5, 2019. A Ukrainian lawmaker says he has met up with Rudy Giuliani, President Donald Trump’s personal attorney, in Kyiv to discuss an anti-corruption project. Derkach, who has previously accused the son of former Vice President Joe Biden of embezzling money from a gas company in Ukrai...
Tags: Facebook, Politics, Politico, Russia, US, Trends, Joe Biden, Ukraine, United States, Treasury, Moscow, Biden, Giuliani, Donald Trump, Rudy Giuliani, Trump


US Treasury Sanctions Ukrainian MP Who Spread Biden Disinfo Over Electoral Interference

The Treasury Department sanctioned a Ukrainian parliamentarian who met with Trump attorney Rudy Giuliani in Kyiv last year, accusing the MP of trying to interfere in the 2020 Presidential elections. The Thursday order accused Andrii Derkach of being an “active Russian agent for over a decade, maintaining close connections with the Russian Intelligence Services.” Derkach began to release in May audio recordings that he claimed captured Vice President Joe Biden holding calls with heads of state...
Tags: Facebook, News, Washington, US, Joe Biden, Ukraine, House, Treasury, Republican, Johnson, Biden, House Intelligence Committee, Giuliani, Rudy Giuliani, Trump, Treasury Department


U.S. Identifies Rudy Ally and Biden Dirt-Peddler as an ‘Active Russian Agent’

President Donald Trump’s personal lawyer has been working closely with “an active Russian agent” trying to smear the president’s chief political rival.That’s the conclusion of the U.S. Treasury Department, which on Thursday sanctioned one of Rudy Giuliani’s Ukrainian allies for interference in the upcoming U.S. elections. Andriy Derkach worked closely with Giuliani—and with the Trump-friendly cable network OANN—to push accusations of political misconduct against Democratic presidential nominee J...
Tags: News, Microsoft, Putin, Vladimir Putin, Obama, Congress, Russia, Joe Biden, Ukraine, United States, Treasury, Capitol Hill, Ira, Petro Poroshenko, Kremlin, Johnson


Five bizarre moments from Trump's interview with Laura Ingraham

In a particularly odd Fox News interview, the president riffed on Biden’s ‘shadow people’ and compared police shootings to golfOn Monday night, Fox News broadcast the first part of an interview between Donald Trump and Laura Ingraham. The primetime host is one of the president’s chief boosters, having spoken on his behalf at the Republican convention in 2016.But things did not go entirely smoothly.Echoing the fallout from recent one-on-ones with Chris Wallace of Fox and Jonathan Swan of Axios, m...
Tags: New York, News, Obama, Washington, White House, US, Fox, Manhattan, Bill De Blasio, Fox News, Biden, Rudy, Giuliani, Andrew Cuomo, Donald Trump, Rudy Giuliani


Trump isn't the 'law and order' president. He's the 'lawless and disorder' president.

President Donald Trump Rick Loomis/Getty Images Throughout the Republican National Convention, speakers tried to paint President Trump as the "law and order" president.But Trump has routinely shown a disregard for the law, sown chaos across the country, and promoted disorder in our society.Michael Gordon is a longtime Democratic strategist, a former spokesman for the Justice Department, and the principal for the strategic-communications firm Group Gordon.This is an opinion column. The thoug...
Tags: Kentucky, White House, Russia, US, Trends, US Senate, Giuliani, St Louis, Donald Trump, Charlottesville, Justice Department, Rudy Giuliani, Trump, Michael Gordon, Flynn, Roger Stone


The real threats to American law and order are Trump's craven enablers

The president railed against ‘violent anarchists, agitators and criminals’ but he surrounds himself with lawless lackeysOne week ago, Rusten Sheskey, a seven-year veteran of the Kenosha, Wisconsin, police department, fired at least seven shots at the back of a Black man named Jacob Blake as he opened his car door, leaving the 29-year-old father of five probably paralyzed from the waist down.After protests erupted, self-appointed armed militia or vigilante-type individuals rushed to Kenosha, incl...
Tags: News, Russia, America, Georgia, Joe Biden, Ukraine, Middle East, Biden, Giuliani, District Of Columbia, Trump, Kenosha, Mike Pence, Democratic Party, Oakland California, Des Moines


SCOTT GALLOWAY: Democrats should stick to 3 themes instead of focusing on Trump

US Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez addresses the second night of the virtual 2020 Democratic National Convention via video feed. Brian Snyder-Pool/Pool/Getty Images Scott Galloway is a bestselling author and professor of marketing at NYU Stern.The following is his recent blog post, republished with permission. It originally ran on his blog, "No Mercy / No Malice."Galloway says both the Democratic and Republican National Conventions were more about demonizing the opposite party than sharing a ...
Tags: Politics, News, Obama, Opinion, Iraq, US, America, Dnc, Trends, Strategy, Walmart, Joe Biden, Gop, Lincoln, Mark Twain, Tammy


Trump lashes Biden, defies pandemic on White House stage

By JONATHAN LEMIRE, MICHELLE L. PRICE and KEVIN FREKING WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump blasted Joe Biden as a hapless career politician who will endanger Americans’ safety as he accepted his party’s renomination on the South Lawn of the White House. While the coronavirus kills 1,000 Americans each day, Trump defied his own administration’s pandemic guidelines to speak for more than an hour to a tightly packed, largely maskless crowd. Facing a moment fraught with racial turmoil, economi...
Tags: News, Washington, White House, New York City, America, Sport, Joe Biden, Ap, Soccer, Gop, United States, Wisconsin, Gulf Coast, Biden, Giuliani, Donald Trump