Tag: election 2016

The latest political news on ‘With All Due Respect’ (09/01/16)

♪>>HE’S GONE BACK AND FORTH BETWEEN SOFTENING AND NOT SOFTENING.>>WHAT THEY PERCEIVE OF TRUMP’S SOFTENING.>>SOFTENING.>>SOFTENING OF HIS IMMIGRATION STANCE, AND NOW HE IS BEING BLAMED FOR NOT SOFTENING OF.>>THERE WAS NO SOFTENING.>>THERE WAS NO PIVOT, NO SOFTENING. ♪ JOHN: ON THIS SEMI-SOFT NEWSDAY, DONALD J. TRUMP AND HIS TEAM ARE STILL RIFLING THROUGH THE REVIEWS OF HIS HYPED UP IMMIGRATION...

The Rise of Political Clickbait 10: Facebook’s Trending News Controversy

On Monday May 9th, 2016, Gizmodo.com published an article with the headline “Former Facebook Workers: We Routinely Suppressed Conservative News”, talking about the trending sidebar on Facebook. It’s my opinion that this trending list of topics has a very large influence on a lot of people. So when news broke on May 9th that “Facebook workers routinely suppressed news stories...

The Donald Trump Russia Political Crisis: A Timeline In Breaking News | Rachel Maddow | MSNBC

JOHNSON, THANK YOU SO MUCH. THAT IS ALL IN FOR THIS EVENING. THE RACHEL MADDOW STARTS RIGHT NOW.>>>POP QUIZ. HOW MANY PEOPLE HAVE HELD THE POSITION OF PRESIDENT OF THE UNITED STATES? HOW MANY PEOPLE HAVE HAD THAT JOB? IF YOU ANSWERED 45, IT IS UNDERSTANDABLE THAT YOU WOULD ANSWER THAT WAY. EVERYBODY, INCLUDING OUR CURRENT PRESIDENT CALLS DONALD TRUMP...

The Rise of Political Clickbait 6: Fake News and the 2016 Election (2015)

Here are times and subjects for your convenience. Also I’ve uploaded the script so you can view closed captions if you’d like. Back in November media personality Josh Zepps appeared on The Joe Rogan Experience, one of the most downloaded podcasts in the world. While discussing the evolution of our ability to communicate using the internet, Zepps said this: “People...