Wednesday, July 17, 2019

MixedTimes - Jeff Poor

MSNBC's 'Morning Joe' Cautions Against 'Post-Mueller Depression'

MSNBC's 'Morning Joe' Cautions Against 'Post-Mueller Depression'

Wednesday on MSNBC’s “Morning Joe,” co-hosts Joe Scarborough and Mika Brzezinski and show regular Donny Deutsch cautioned viewers about what they called “post-Mueller depression” in the wake of the news that former Department of Justice special counsel Robert Mueller will

Psychologist Dr. Robert Epstein: Big Tech Can 'Shift Upwards of 15 million Votes with No One Knowing They Have Been Manipulated'

Psychologist Dr. Robert Epstein: Big Tech Can 'Shift Upwards of 15 million Votes with No One Knowing They Have Been Manipulated'

Tuesday on Fox News Channel's "Tucker Carlson Tonight," psychologist Dr. Robert Epstein explained how a recently released Project Veritas undercover video, which shows Google executive Jen Gennai proclaiming the tech giant she works for is determined to prevent the re-election of Donald Trump, verified what he has concluded from his research.

Rand Paul on Iran: 'I'm Really Proud of President Trump for Showing Restraint'

Rand Paul on Iran: 'I'm Really Proud of President Trump for Showing Restraint'

Monday on Fox News Channel's "The Story," Sen. Rand Paul (R-KY) applauded President Donald Trump's decision not to launch a retaliatory strike against Iran in the wake of incidents in the Middle East that include alleged interference in international shipping lanes in the Persian Gulf and the downing of a U.S.

Maher's 'Real Time' Panel Rails Against 'Performative Wokeness'

Maher's 'Real Time' Panel Rails Against 'Performative Wokeness'

Friday on HBO's "Real Time," host Bill Maher along with panelists Charlie Sykes, Eliott Spitzer, Bari Weiss and Martin Short, argued against the hyper-sensitive culture that according to Sykes had gone beyond just political correctness and into what he called "performative wokeness.

Chris Matthews on Democrats: You Won't Impeach -- You Don't Really Scare Trump

Chris Matthews on Democrats: You Won't Impeach -- You Don't Really Scare Trump

On Thursday's broadcast of MSNBC's "Hardball," host Chris Matthews challenged Rep. Tom Malinowski (D-NJ) on Democrats' inability to deter certain behaviors President Donald Trump, including the remarks he made to ABC's George Stephanopoulos regarding "dirt" from foreign powers on political opponents.

Graham on Tariffs: 'Trump Is Not the Problem -- Mexico Is the Problem'

Graham on Tariffs: 'Trump Is Not the Problem -- Mexico Is the Problem'

Tuesday on Fox News Channel's "Fox News @ Night," Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) explained why he was not one of his U.S. Senate colleagues that opposed levying tariffs against Mexico for its seemingly lack of willingness to control its own southern border, which is contributing to U.S.

GOP Rep. Nunes: Mueller Attempted a 'Victory Lap' with Public Remarks

GOP Rep. Nunes: Mueller Attempted a 'Victory Lap' with Public Remarks

During Thursday’s broadcast of Fox News Channel’s “Hannity,” Rep. Devin Nunes (R-CA), the ranking member on the House Intelligence Committee, criticized Department of Justice special counsel Robert Mueller for the remarks he made during his public statement earlier this week.

'Voice of the Auburn Tigers' Rod Bramblett Dies in Car Accident

'Voice of the Auburn Tigers' Rod Bramblett Dies in Car Accident

Rod Bramblett, the play-by-play announcer for Auburn University, died in a two-vehicle car collision in Auburn, AL on Saturday. Bramblett was perhaps best known nationally for his call of the “Kick Six” against the Alabama Crimson Tide in the 2013

GOP Rep. Jordan: House Dems Are 'Nervous About the Real Investigation'

GOP Rep. Jordan: House Dems Are 'Nervous About the Real Investigation'

Wednesday on Fox News Channel’s “The Ingraham Angle,” Rep. Jim Jordan (R-OH) discussed congressional Democrats’ push for President Donald Trump’s impeachment. He noted the heightened attention given to the topic, especially as Democrat-controlled House committees are conducting numerous investigations into

Joe Scarborough: Donald Trump Is 'Really Scared' of Joe Biden

Joe Scarborough: Donald Trump Is 'Really Scared' of Joe Biden

Tuesday on MSNBC’s “Morning Joe,” host Joe Scarborough took a jab at President Donald Trump by saying his lack of a poker face showed that he was “really scared” of former Vice President Joe Biden, who is now a candidate

Pirro to Comey: Enjoy Your Freedom While You've Got It

Pirro to Comey: Enjoy Your Freedom While You've Got It

Saturday on Fox News Channel’s “Justice,” host Jeanine Pirro contended “the chickens have come home to roost,” referring to the left and the media reaction to Attorney General William Barr’s claim before the House Appropriations Committee last week that the

Schultz: Trump, GOP Right on Borders, ICE; Wrong on DREAMers

Schultz: Trump, GOP Right on Borders, ICE; Wrong on DREAMers

Thursday during a Fox News Channel’s event, former Starbucks CEO Howard Schultz, a potential independent candidate for president in 2020, offered his thoughts on immigration and border security when asked how he would deal with the two political parties in

Watch: SNL Mocks Jussie Smollett Fallout

Watch: SNL Mocks Jussie Smollett Fallout

This weekend’s broadcast of NBC’s “Saturday Night Live” took aim at the controversy surrounding FOX’s “Empire” actor Jussie Smollett, who alleged an act late one night in Chicago.

Brokaw: 'Big Victory for Trump in Terms of Public Perception'

Brokaw: 'Big Victory for Trump in Terms of Public Perception'

Monday on MSNBC’s “Morning Joe,” former NBC’s “Nightly News” anchor Tom Brokaw suggested that most of the American public will see headlines advertising the results of the Mueller report, which was no collusion and move on from charges that he

Koppel: Establishment Press 'Out to Get' Trump

Koppel: Establishment Press 'Out to Get' Trump

Earlier this month during a discussion with Marvin Kalb at the Carnegie Endowment for International Peace, Ted Koppel, the former ABC’s “Nightline,” acknowledged the media were out to get President Donald Trump, saying Trump wasn’t “mistaken” in holding the belief.

Dem Rep. Green: Rep. Steve King, Andrew Johnson Provide Precedent for Trump's Impeachment

Dem Rep. Green: Rep. Steve King, Andrew Johnson Provide Precedent for Trump's Impeachment

Saturday on Fox News Channel’s “Cavuto Live,” Rep. Al Green (D-TX) reiterated his call for President Donald Trump’s impeachment. When pressed by Cavuto about the legality, which Cavuto said lawyershad told him Green’s call was without merit, Green insisted it was and cited actions by Congress to strip his colleague Rep.

NYC Mayor De Blasio on 2020 Presidential Run: 'I Have Not Ruled It Out'

NYC Mayor De Blasio on 2020 Presidential Run: 'I Have Not Ruled It Out'

Friday on MSNBC’s “Morning Joe,” New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio discussed his possible 2020 presidential aspirations. De Blasio told co-host Willie Geist that he wasn’t ruling it out, but added that his primary objective was to influence economic policies.

Dem Rep. Yarmuth: 'We're Essentially in the Beginning of an Impeachment Process'

Dem Rep. Yarmuth: 'We're Essentially in the Beginning of an Impeachment Process'

Tuesday on CNN’s “New Day,” Rep. John Yarmuth (D-KY) predicted that despite House Speaker Nancy Pelosi’s (D-CA) comments that impeachment of President Donald Trump “wasn’t worth it,” various House committees are already exploring the impeachment option given their hearing and investigations.

Watch: SNL Mocks R Kelly's CBS Interview with Gayle King

Watch: SNL Mocks R Kelly's CBS Interview with Gayle King

On this weekend’s broadcast of NBC’s “Saturday Night Live,” the show dedicated its cold open to ridiculing “CBS This Morning” co-host Gayle King‘s interview with embattled music artist R.

Brennan: 'I Wouldn't Be Surprised' if More Mueller Indictments Come on Friday

Brennan: 'I Wouldn't Be Surprised' if More Mueller Indictments Come on Friday

Tuesday on MSNBC’s “The Last Word,” former CIA Director John Brennan, who is also an MSNBC contributor, said he “wouldn’t be surprised” if more indictments were to come out of the Department of Justice probe headed up by former FBI Director Robert Mueller on Friday.

House Minority Leader: 'Adam Schiff Is a Modern-day Joe McCarthy'

House Minority Leader: 'Adam Schiff Is a Modern-day Joe McCarthy'

Monday on Fox News Channel’s “Hannity,” House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) likened House Intelligence Committee chairman Rep. Adam Schiff’s (D-CA) efforts to investigate President Donald Trump and his 2016 campaign to that of former Sen.

Durbin on Green New Deal: ‘What in the Heck Is This?’

Durbin on Green New Deal: ‘What in the Heck Is This?’

Wednesday on MSNBC’s “Morning Joe,” Sen. Dick Durbin (D-IL) was asked for his position on the so-called Green New Deal, which is a piece of legislation that would remake the nation’s economy with a goal of curbing the threat of anthropogenic climate change.

GOP Rep. McClintock Calls for Special Counsel to 'Get to the Bottom of All the Skullduggery' within the FBI, DoJ

GOP Rep. McClintock Calls for Special Counsel to 'Get to the Bottom of All the Skullduggery' within the FBI, DoJ

Tuesday on Fox News Channel’s “Your World,” Rep. Tom McClintock (R-CA) was asked about the possibility of former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe and Deputy Attorney General Rod Rosenstein being called to testify before Congress given the allegations Rosenstein and others in the Department of Justice sought to invoke the 25th Amendment to have President Donald Trump removed from office.

Dershowitz on McCabe's 25th Amendment Effort: 'Clearly an Attempted Coup D'etat'

Dershowitz on McCabe's 25th Amendment Effort: 'Clearly an Attempted Coup D'etat'

Thursday on Fox News Channel’s “Tucker Carlson Tonight,” former Harvard constitutional law professor Alan Dershowitz reacted to former FBI Deputy Director Andrew McCabe’s claim there were those inside the Departmentof Justice contemplating invoking the 25th Amendment to remove Donald Trump from the presidency.

SNL Lionizes Female Congressional Dems in 'Women of Congress' Superhero Sketch

SNL Lionizes Female Congressional Dems in 'Women of Congress' Superhero Sketch

In a takeoff of “Charlie’s Angels,” NBC’s “Saturday Night Live” celebrated female Democratic congressional members in it’s “Women of Congress” sketch. The sketch comes on the heels of female Democrats wearing white to last week’s State of the Union address given to a joint session of Congress by President Donald Trump.

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