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FACT CHECK: Is Meryl Streep Overrated?

Daniel Greenfield,  The media loves two things; celebrities whining about Trump and fact checks. Today’s post combines both of them together as The Point’s Fact Check fact checks President-elect Trump’s contention that overrated actress Meryl Streep is indeed overrated. Now try saying that three times fast. The controversy began when Meryl Streep whined at the

Facebook to Label ‘Fake News’ with Help of Partisan ‘Fact Checkers’

Ben Kew, Facebook has announced it will introduce warning labels on stories they deem to be “fake news,” with the help of partisan “fact checking” organisations such as Snopes and PolitiFact. Stories deemed to be false will now be “flagged” by Facebook, with an accompanying red label claiming the story is “disputed by 3rd Party Fact-Checkers.”

FACT CHECK: Clinton’s Top 5 Lies at The First Debate

CLINTON CLAIMS IRAN WAS “WEEKS AWAY” FROM A NUCLEAR BOMB. WRONG. Clinton: “When I Became Secretary Of State, Iran Was Weeks Away From Having Enough Nuclear Material To Form A Bomb.” CLINTON: “With respect to Iran, when I became secretary of state, Iran was weeks away from having enough nuclear material to form a bomb.”

FACT CHECK: Clinton Lies About Her Support for TPP

Julia Hahn, During Monday night’s first presidential debate at Hofstra University, Hillary Clinton misrepresented her longstanding support for the Trans Pacific Partnership agreement to millions of American viewers. During an exchange in which Clinton defended NAFTA and her husband’s trade policies of the 1990s, Trump said: NAFTA is the worst trade deal maybe ever signed


Donald J. Trump’s Economic Policy Package Will Lead To Millions Of Jobs Created And Unbridled Economic Growth. The Trump Economy: 25 Million New Jobs Created In The Next Decade Donald Trump has proposed sweeping reforms in tax, trade, energy and regulatory policies. The Trump campaign’s economist estimates that the plan would conservatively boost growth to 3.5

ICYMI: Clinton’s Dishonest Acceptance Speech #CrookedHillary

Thursday night Clinton gave a truth-challenged acceptance speech, today the fact-checkers had poked holes in some of Clinton’s more outrageous claims. Please read the following excerpts from “Clinton’s DNC Address: Fact Or Fiction?” by Timothy Noah, Jennifer Haberkorn, Ben White and Doug Palmer, Politico, 7/29/16 and “AP FACT CHECK: Misfires In Hillary Clinton’s Speech” by Christoper

FACT CHECK: Air Force One, Who Pays?

Air Force One: Who pays? That’s the question a lot of people were asking after Hillary Clinton hitched a ride to Charlotte, N.C., this week with President Obama for their first joint campaign appearance. While it’s unusual for an incumbent president to campaign actively for his would-be successor, the question itself is not new. It’s

FACT: The States Have the Legal Power to Stop Barack Obama

Numerous states are involved in a general plan to stop President Obama and the federal government from further encroachment on the rights of the states and individuals, based on the Tenth Amendment and Article V of the Constitution. Their plan goes around Congress and the government, using nullification to do away with unconstitutional laws and

Dems Contraception Poster Girl Unwilling or Unable To Defend Her Position?

In February of this year, a Georgetown law student testified before Rep. Nancy Pelosi and the House Democratic Steering and Policy Committee. Sandra Fluke spoke about the contraception mandate and women’s health. She pleaded for the new mandate because of student’s suffering from lack of contraceptive coverage and how they suffer financially, medically and emotionally.

Rasmussen: Republican affiliation hits record high

In 2006 and 2008, Democrats rode a wave of voter dissatisfaction to two electoral victories — and to large leads in party affiliation. By 2010, Republicans had the momentum of voter dissatisfaction, but not the realignment seen in the previous two cycles. According to a new survey by Rasmussen Reports, the realignment seems to have

The Black Vote in 2012

Republicans are making another pitch to win black votes in 2012. Are we going down the same fruitless path for black voters who may be utterly locked into voting Democrat, especially when the Democrat is black? Political pundits love to put people into convenient classes, but much like the “Hispanic vote” or the “women’s vote,”