‘The Late Show’ shares Jon Stewart quote saying ‘Trump IS the swamp’ and then the tweet collides with 40-plus year DC dweller Joe Biden

Former “Daily Show” host Jon Stewart was on with Stephen Colbert this week, and he made it clear that he’s backing Joe Biden:Jon Stewart Explains Why Joe Biden’s “Humility” Makes Him the “Man of the Moment” https://t.co/kll4oIHNmp pic.twitter.com/S9ryBSRbOH— THR TV News (@THRtv) June 25, 2020The Colbert Show’s Twitter also quoted what Stewart said about President…Continue Reading

Dana Loesch isn’t having any of Brian Stelter’s pearl clutching over Trump telling Sean Hannity the monument vandals are ‘terrorists in a sense’

Fox News’ Sean Hannity taped a town hall with President Trump today, and the president commented about the people who have been vandalizing and pulling down monuments in cities around the country this way: Trump, in a taped town hall with Sean Hannity, speaking about demonstrators who vandalize monuments: “At some point there is going…Continue Reading

Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse says ‘judge’ who wrote Michael Flynn ruling delivered the coverup ‘she was put on the court for’

As Twitchy reported Wednesday, a three-judge appeals panel granted Michael Flynn’s motion to force Judge Emmet Sullivan to drop the case. The 2-1 ruling was written by Judge Neomi Rao, but Sen. Sheldon Whitehouse, who apparently looked up from Brett Kavanaugh’s high school yearbook long enough to catch the news, decided that Rao now deserves…Continue Reading

It looks like the scheduled toppling of the Emancipation Monument won’t go ahead as planned

As Twitchy reported Tuesday evening, someone with a megaphone addressing a large crowd that looked to be 80 percent college-aged white girls announced that the Emancipation Memorial featuring Abraham Lincoln would be coming down Thursday evening at 7 p.m. We wondered if that was just a fake-out and they were going to try to tear…Continue Reading

State senator suggests some parents might be homeschooling to hide child neglect or drug use

We’ve been hearing some really hot takes about homeschooling recently. Harvard Magazine recently ran a piece recommending a “presumptive ban” on homeschooling, with a professor claiming homeschooling violates children’s rights to a quality education and also promotes white supremacy. We also heard a professor organizing an anti-homeschooling conference explain that parent-child relationships exist “because the…Continue Reading

Florida community meeting goes viral after residents link 'devil's' mask law to 'Deep State'

The Independent employs reporters around the world to bring you truly independent journalism. To support us, please consider a contribution. A community meeting in Florida has gone viral after residents opposed a “devil’s law” mandating the wearing of masks, that they said was part of a grand conspiracy connected to the Deep State, 5G, Bill Gates,…Continue Reading

Government 'abandons plans to give Robert Jenrick more power over planning decisions'

The government wanted to give Robert Jenrick more power over planning decisions before the controversy erupted over his relationship with a billionaire property developer, according to reports. However, Boris Johnson has decided to put the proposals “on hold” rather than unveil them in a major speech about rebuilding Britain in the wake of the coronavirus…Continue Reading

Nevada governor makes face masks mandatory as coronavirus cases rise

The Independent employs reporters around the world to bring you truly independent journalism. To support us, please consider a contribution. Nevada governor Steve Sisolak has issued a mandatory face mask order, amid rising coronavirus cases across the US. Mr Sisolak announced that from Friday, Nevada residents will have to wear a face mask in public places,…Continue Reading

Jurgen Klopp Liverpool

The Independent employs reporters around the world to bring you truly independent journalism. To support us, please consider a contribution. Kenny Dalglish insists Liverpool have “a lot more happy days” provided Jurgen Klopp stays at the club after the Reds clinched their first league title in 30 years. Manchester City’s 2-1 defeat to Chelsea handed Klopp’s…Continue Reading

Dodgers, Twins report some positive tests for COVID-19

View photosLos Angeles Dodgers starting pitcher David Price throws a pitch against the Cincinnati Reds during the first inning of a spring training baseball game Monday, March 2, 2020, in Goodyear, Ariz. (AP Photo/Ross D. Franklin)LOS ANGELES (AP) — Some people in the Los Angeles Dodgers and Minnesota Twins organizations have tested positive for COVID-19,…Continue Reading