Reporters Claim Ossoff, Handel Campaigns Barred Them from Events On Eve of Special Election

handel ossoff A reporter from The Washington Free Beacon was not allowed into an Jon Ossoff campaign event on the eve of the special election in Georgia. Brent Scher of the Free Beacon tweeted this Monday night. Scher sent a followup tweet that pointed out the irony that the Ossoff campaign cheered “This is what democracy looks like!” while he was barred from being allowed in. Other journalists tweeted out their support for Scher.

Free Beacon Brazenly Links Deadly Concert Shooting to Bernie Sanders

A deadly shooting at a hip hop concert in Manhattan left one person dead and three injured. But if you’re the Washington Free Beacon, you don’t want to bury the lede and leave out the fact that Bernie Sanders was connected to the violence… somehow. The show was being headlined by the rapper T.I. — who, after all, voiced his support for Sanders back in March. So, naturally, the conservative Beacon ran with the headline Gun Violence at Bernie Sanders Supporter’s Concert. Brent Scher‘s article began: “A New York City concert by Bernie Sanders supporter T.I. turned violent before the rapper even got on stage as gunshots killed one and injured three, according to reports.”Screen Shot 2016-05-26 at 12.12.57 PM It’s unclear what “reports” other than Scher’s sought to link the violence to Sanders. The concert was not a Sanders rally or a pro-Sanders event. Sanders was not present. His campaign was not on Continue reading "Free Beacon Brazenly Links Deadly Concert Shooting to Bernie Sanders"

Hillary’s ‘Spontaneous’ Pumpkin Spice Latte Question Came From Former Staffer

Hillary Clinton set off a tongue-in-cheek media frenzy when she said during a Facebook Q&A Monday that she does not drink pumpkin spice lattes, a caffeinated drink much beloved and idolized by urbanites and morons millennials. Pumpkin Spice The Washington Post wrote a story on the humorous exchange. The Hill, Fox News, The New York Daily News, TIME, and Reuters did the same. None of the stories, however, noted that the Facebook user asking Clinton the question was a former staffer. “[Clarie Celsi] is a public relations professional in Iowa who worked on the Clinton campaign in 2008 as a precinct captain…” The Washington Free Beacon reports. “Celsi, who still keeps mementos from Clinton’s 2008 campaign, has also become a go-to Clinton supporter to talk to for media covering Clinton’s Iowa campaign.” The Free Beacon’s Brent Scher never goes as far as to accuse the question of being a Continue reading "Hillary’s ‘Spontaneous’ Pumpkin Spice Latte Question Came From Former Staffer"