(Thu, 20 Sep 2018 15:17:26 -0700)

Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse (D-RI) told CNN's Jake Tapper on Thursday that "as soon as Democrats get gavels" they will launch investigations into Judge Brett Kavanaugh, even if he has already been confirmed to the Supreme Court.

(Thu, 20 Sep 2018 15:17:01 -0700)

As Democratic lawmakers are attempting to delay Kavanaugh's confirmation by demanding that Republicans not "bully" his accuser into testifying before the Senate Judiciary Committee, Harvard law professor Alan Dershowitz is saying that the Supreme Court nominee has a "core right" to confront his accuser under oath.

(Thu, 20 Sep 2018 14:55:20 -0700)

The law firm representing Brett Kavanaugh's accuser said on Thursday that Christine Blasey Ford would be willing to testify next week to the Senate Judiciary Committee if certain conditions are met; it appears that an FBI investigation is no longer a
demand, although it is still preferred.

(Thu, 20 Sep 2018 14:28:23 -0700)

The animal rights group People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA) decided to mock Donald Trump Jr., an avid hunter, by creating a Halloween costume of him with blood dripping down his face as a leopard was posed behind him. But Trump Jr., as the hunter he is, had PETA in his crosshairs and promptly neutered them with a blast of his own.

(Thu, 20 Sep 2018 14:06:00 -0700)

This week, Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) sent out a fundraising email in which she kept the subject topical,
using the allegations against Judge Brett Kavanaugh to launch a pitch for her war chest. Warren wrote, “Christine Blasey Ford has done a brave thing in coming forward. She deserves to be heard and treated with respect. Now it’s the Senate’s job to make sure that happens.”

(Thu, 20 Sep 2018 13:34:00 -0700)

No cultural phenomenon is safe from being turned into a "sexy Halloween costume," but feminists had apparently hoped that "The Handmaid's Tale" — the dystopian novel-turned-metaphor for a future Mike Pence administration — might be serious and relevant enough to escape adaptation. They were wrong, thank heavens.

(Thu, 20 Sep 2018 13:34:00 -0700)

A new dawn in tech warfare fell upon the world this week with the Air Force announcing the first case ever recorded of two unmanned drones facing off in aerial combat.

(Thu, 20 Sep 2018 13:18:00 -0700)

Two attorneys, both representing Dr. Christine Blasey Ford, who has accused Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh of sexually assaulting her while the pair were in high school, were slated to headline a fundraiser for Wisconsin Democratic Sen. Tammy Baldwin before pulling out abruptly on Thursday.

(Thu, 20 Sep 2018 12:56:00 -0700)

The Left tries to claim — in times of moral hysteria — that certain memories are forged in our minds, as if our brains really are computers for certain bits of data. The prevailing line now is that victims of trauma have perfect memories of the details they actually remember, even though common sense tells us — and decades of studies — show that our memory is not, in fact, a reliable source of information.

(Thu, 20 Sep 2018 12:51:45 -0700)

A vandal named Plastic Jesus, who bills himself as a street artist, placed a set of metal bars over President Trump's Hollywood Walk of Fame star just a little over a month after it was replaced following another vandal obliterating it with a pickax. "Today I put @realDonaldTrump behind bars," announced Plastic Jesus on Twitter.

(Thu, 20 Sep 2018 12:50:00 -0700)

In the wake of the most severe recession in Brazilian history and a corruption scandal, Brazilians will vote for their new president on October 7. Thus far, the election has been unlike any other, with one pro-capitalist candidate as the frontrunner who has been deemed the “Trump of Brazil,” running against several socialists.

(Thu, 20 Sep 2018 12:47:00 -0700)

Recently released communications between University of California-Berkeley officials and a "security patrol officer" reveals that Berkeley demanded cops and other law enforcement officials use off-campus bathrooms during protests to avoid "triggering" Berkeley students.

(Thu, 20 Sep 2018 12:43:01 -0700)

No matter if Brett Kavanaugh is confirmed to the Supreme Court following unsubstantiated allegations that he sexually assaulted a girl at a pool party 35 years ago, the Democrats have potentially succeeded at two things: tarnishing his reputation and delaying the Roberts' court from hearing high-profile cases for another few years.

(Thu, 20 Sep 2018 12:37:48 -0700)

In their latest exercise in dumb, HuffPo
published an article in which a Yale student who interviewed for a clerkship under Brett Kavanaugh claims she was warned the judge had a penchant for hiring females with a "certain look." Several paragraphs later, she admits he treated her cordially; she gave no rumors of sexual impropriety.

(Thu, 20 Sep 2018 12:35:00 -0700)

An article written by Sen. Cory Booker (D-NJ) in 1992 while he attended Stanford University has reemerged as he calls for delaying the confirmation vote of Judge Brett Kavanaugh after a woman made a sexual misconduct allegation against him from over 35 years ago.

(Thu, 20 Sep 2018 12:34:00 -0700)

On Thursday morning, a woman who was reportedly a disgruntled employee at the Rite Aid support facility in Aberdeen, Maryland, roughly 30 miles northeast of Baltimore, shot and killed three people and wounded others before turning the gun on herself and shooting herself to death.

(Thu, 20 Sep 2018 12:25:00 -0700)

It's time for the #MeToo Movement to end. Sexual assault allegations need to be judged on a case by case basis, not as part of some overall movement. The problem with the #MeToo Movement is that every allegation becomes part of a larger narrative.

(Thu, 20 Sep 2018 11:51:00 -0700)

Filmmaker Michael Moore says he'll flee to Canada as a political refugee if President Donald Trump decides to persecute him for his upcoming film, "Fahrenheit 11/9," which takes aim at Trump's election.

(Thu, 20 Sep 2018 11:34:00 -0700)

On Thursday, NBC’s Megyn Kelly took on a panel of three guests, also from NBC News, who defended Brett Kavanaugh’s accuser, Christine Blasey Ford. When the panel kept insisting, as supporters of Ford have, that an independent investigation needed be conducted into the allegations, despite Kelly having noted that Ford has refused to testify before the Judiciary Committee, Kelly finally snapped back, “She’s not in charge of the U.S. Senate.”

(Thu, 20 Sep 2018 11:25:19 -0700)

Allegations against Brett Kavanaugh fall apart, the economy soars, and Democrat Senator Mazie Hirono needs a fainting couch. Then, Ken Starr joins to discuss the special counsel, his old employee Brett Kavanaugh, and just how wicked the Clintons really are. Finally, the Mailbag!