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    Liberal legal lion learning what it feels like to be a conservative

    Eddie Scarry of the Washington Examiner offers an amusing report involving one of the most well-known figures in the legal community. Alan Dershowitz recently tried to publish an opinion piece in The New York Times arguing that President Trump’s son, Donald Trump Jr., likely did not break the…
    Mitch Kokai, July 19, 2017
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    A hit TV show for our times

    David French offers at National Review Online one theory explaining why “Game of Thrones” has performed so well in today’s media world. Tolkien’s world isn’t [George R.R.] Martin’s world. Whereas Tolkien’s work represented a literal journey with a fixed destination, Martin’s can feel like a treadmill of conflict…
    Mitch Kokai, July 18, 2017
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    Looking for right-wing scapegoats

    David French uses his latest National Review Online column to expose media outlets that blame left-wing violence on conservatives. Spend much time in left-wing circles — especially the kind of deep-blue progressive urban centers that produce our nation’s mainstream media — and you’ll find a sincere, abiding fear…
    Mitch Kokai, July 12, 2017
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    The media’s ‘incoherent’ approach to Trump

    Eddie Scarry of the Washington Examiner critiques national media coverage of President Trump’s speech in Poland. He complimented America’s allies while calling on Russia to “cease its destabilizing activities in Ukraine and elsewhere and its support for hostile regimes.” And Trump said the U.S. “will always welcome new…
    Mitch Kokai, July 10, 2017
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    No winners from Trump’s feud with the media

    Ben Shapiro of National Review Online tallies the damage from President Trump’s ongoing fight with mainstream media outlets. Just when you think things can’t get any stupider, they do. On Sunday, President Trump tweeted out a gif of himself clotheslining someone, knocking him to the ground, and then…
    Mitch Kokai, July 6, 2017
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    Duke Professor Cites JLF In Discussion of Sports & The Left

    Duke University Professor Ed Tiryakian is an expert in corporate finance and sports economics. He also teamed up recently with JLF’s Jon Pritchett to discuss the impact of the Left on the sports industry — particularly ESPN. That presentation led to this interview with J.D. Hayworth on Watch…
    Donna Martinez, July 3, 2017
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    New Carolina Journal Online features

    John Hood’s Daily Journal explores “fake news” linked to the U.S. Senate’s health care bill and its potential impact in North Carolina.
    Mitch Kokai, July 3, 2017
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    Washington Examiner exposes silliness of ‘death by legislation’

    Editors at the Washington Examiner take aim at the overwrought response among liberals to the U.S. Senate’s health care reform bill. When Republicans claim they can’t get a fair shake from news media, they have weeks like this one in mind. The new Congressional Budget Office report for…
    Mitch Kokai, June 29, 2017