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Vanity Fair: Stephen Miller’s Isn’t the Only MAGA Relationship That’s Going Great

November 11 2019

Vanity Fair tears into the relationships of conservative couples.

Elle: GOP Drama Queens Stage A Pizza Party Sit-In At Impeachment Hearing

October 24 2019

Elle downplays the statement made by GOP congressmen in their storming of the continued closed-door impeachment hearings by treating it like a temper tantrum instead of the problematic situation it protests.

Project Veritas: CNN Media Coordinator Christian Sierra states 'Jeff Zucker goes into the control room while Jake Tapper is interviewing Kellyanne Conway'; tells Executive Producer to skip commercials, extend 7 minute interview to 25 minutes to "just f**king nail her"

October 18 2019

A video from Project Veritas reveals that CNN President Jeff Zucker told an executive producer to skip commercials and extend an interview with Kellyanne Conyway so that they could “F**king Nail” her.

NBC News: Trump's Nancy Pelosi 'meltdown' tweet was the perfect self-own. Here's why.

October 18 2019

NBC News and others praise House Speaker Nancy Pelosi for pointing her finger at President Trump but when former Arizona Governor Jan Brewer did the same thing to then President Obama five years ago, she was accused of being disrespectful and racist.

Vanity Fair: Melania Trump Is Building Something Too

October 14 2019

Vanity Fair mocks Melania Trump as she breaks ground on a tennis pavilion at the White House, saying she and her husband never let "things like morality or the market get in the way."

Vanity Fair: Melania Trump and the Big Rafting Adventure

October 14 2019

When describing a trip First Lady Melania Trump took to visit with Boy Scouts as a part of her Be Best campaign, Vanity Fair ridicules her and depicts her as a mindless woman who is totally subservient to her husband.

Twitter: Planned Parenthood Protester Wishes that a Pro-Life Woman Get Raped.

October 3 2019

A woman who supports abortion tells a pro-life woman she hopes “someone holds you down and rapes you” and the media fails to denounce it or even report it. Can you imagine if a conservative woman said something like this?

The Guardian: Why Ivanka Trump’s New Haircut Should Make Us Very Afraid

October 3 2019

Ivanka Trump's hair cut is mocked by The Guardian, The Daily Beast, Salon, and Refinery29.

BuzzFeed News: CNN Is Not Renewing A Political Reporter’s TV Deal After She Got A New Job Running A Conservative News Site

October 3 2019

CNN decides not to renew Eliana Johnson’s contract after she accepts job as editor-in-chief for the Washington Free Beacon.

Glamour: Ivanka Trump Wore Statement Sleeves in Colombia, and It Didn’t Go Well

October 3 2019

Glamour and others in the media mock Ivanka Trump for a dress she wore during a ceremony to honor victims of a terrorist attack.

Airtasker: Discrimination in the Workplace

August 20 2019

In a survey conducted by the marketing firm Airtasker, 1 in 5 managers say they refuse to hire somebody who supports President Trump.

Elle: Meghan McCain Is Having a Bad Week

August 19 2019

When featuring Meghan McCain on the cover of the August edition, Elle uses the headline 'Meghan McCain is having a bad week' to describe the death of her father and the loss of her pregnancy.

USA Today: Headline was flawed: New York Times changed headline about Trump speech after backlash

August 19 2019

The New York Times changes its front-page headline to “Assailing Hate But Not Guns," following an outcry that the original headline "Trump urges unity vs. racism" was not critical enough of the President.

: Republican Congressional Candidate Pushes Back Against Charge She's Only Being Recruited for Her Looks

August 7 2019

Progressive activist Elizabeth Arnold tweets that Sara Hart Weir, a conservative candidate running for Congress, was recruited to run only because of her looks.

CBS News: CBS News' "Face the Nation" on July 21, 2019

July 22 2019

CBS News' Margaret Brennan interrupts Democrat Rep. Adam Schiff zero times, Democrat Sen. Cory Booker one time, and Republican Rep. Liz Cheney 12 times.

MSNBC: Trump praises Twitter trolls at 'Social Media Summit'

July 22 2019

MSNBC refers to group of conservatives as "race-baiting conspiracy theorists" and gets away with it.

The Guardian: Scarecrow' statue of Melania Trump unveiled in Slovenia to mixed reviews

July 10 2019

An unflattering, chainsaw-carved statue of first lady Melania Trump is erected in her hometown of Sevnica, Slovenia and the media lets the artist, Brad Downey, off the hook.

Star Tribune: Sack cartoon: Ivanka Trump

July 8 2019

The Star Tribune publishes sexist cartoon mocking Ivanka Trump. Would anyone ever make a cartoon like this about Chelsea Clinton?

The Washington Post: New White House press secretary brings a combative style to the job

July 5 2019

Immediately after Stephanie Grisham is named as the new White House press secretary, The Washington Post calls her "combative."

The Hill: Nadler apologized after repeatedly calling Hope Hicks 'Ms. Lewandowski' at hearing

July 5 2019

" Rep. Jerrold Nadler (D) repeatedly referred to Hope Hicks as “Mrs. Lewendowski” during a hearing. Media jumps to Nadler's defense. In a tweet, John Harwood with CNBC claims he didn't call her Mrs. Lewendoski on purpose."

Twitter: Her husband routinely attacks reporters

July 4 2019

Maggie Haberman, White House correspondent for The New York Times and a political analyst for CNN, tweets that Katharine Gorka shouldn't be named as Customs and Border Protection press secretary because her husband has criticized reporters in the past

Cosmopolitan: So Twitter Is Not Happy With All the Stereotypes in Taylor Swift’s “You Need to Calm Down” Video

July 4 2019

Taylor Swift stereotypes and mocks those who disagree with her political views. Picket signs have misspelled words, says they must have taken all night.

The Daily Wire: Kyle Kashuv's Harvard Acceptance Is Rescinded. Ralph Northam Is Still Governor. The Rules Are Not Applied Equally.

July 4 2019

As a college student, Ralph Northam appeared in blackface. He apologized and remained the governor of VA. Conservative and gun rights advocate Kyle Kashuv's Harvard admission was rescinded over racially inappropriate comments he made as a 16 year old. He also apologized but was not given a second chance.

Washington Post: Sarah Sanders was the disdainful Queen of Gaslighting

July 4 2019

Washington Post headline refers to Sarah Sanders as the 'disdainful Queen of Gaslighting'.

Twitter: “Good riddance… I hope that she’s not able to escape this White House and move on to whatever she does in life without kind of the shame and stigma that is associated with her following her for the rest of her career"

July 4 2019

MSNBC's Deadline: White House tweets Matthew Miller's attacks against Sarah Huckabee Sanders after she announces she will be leaving the White House. Deadline host Nicolle Wallace tweets "Thank you."

Real Clear Politics: Nancy Pelosi: House Democrats Are On The "Path" To Impeachment And When We Get There We'll Be "Ready"

July 4 2019

Nancy Pelosi asks, "How do you explain that to kids in the hood?" If a conservative said "kids in the hood" they would be accused of being racist and dehumanized by media

The Hill: Colbert trolls ‘Satan’s trophy wife’ Conway over using signs in interview

July 14 2017

Comedians call Kellyanne Conway “Satan’s trophy wife.”