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Surprising no one, the NRA is against a bump stock ban after all

It turns out the NRA really isn’t in favor of gun control laws after all, the pro-gun rights organization came out Thursday against legislation that would ban bump stocks — the firearm accessory used by the gunman in the Las Vegas shooting. The Nation Rifle Association’s position...

Thursday, October 12, 2017 - 5:32pm

NRA comes out in favor of bump stock regulations in latest gun-control twist

In a move supported by the White House and Republican leadership, The NRA on Thursday said it was moving away from its usual staunch pro-Second Amendment stance, saying it is in favor of reviewing the regulations on bump stocks — the firearm accessory used by the gunman in the Las Vegas...

Thursday, October 12, 2017 - 4:35pm

Trump calls ex-CNN pundit fired for using a Nazi salute a 'good man'

President Donald Trump on Wednesday hailed a man who was fired from CNN for tweeting out a Nazi salute earlier this year. During his speech in Pennsylvania, Trump called ex-CNN commentator Jeffrey Lord a “good man.” “Hi, Jeffrey. The great Jeffrey Lord,” Trump said,...

Thursday, October 12, 2017 - 1:32pm

Ryan Zinke traveled to Vegas, ski resort, steakhouse on taxpayer dime

Another Trump cabinet official, Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke, is under investigation for mixing official business with pleasure after it was revealed he attended fundraisers at a weekend ski trip and Alaskan steakhouse. Cabinet officials’ travel has been under scrutiny since now-disgraced...

Thursday, October 12, 2017 - 12:41pm

The Foreman Forecast: The cynical flood

I try not to grow more cynical as each year passes, but I’m conscious and I live in D.C. – so that’s like trying to not get wet when you fall into a creek. Accordingly, the Harvey Weinstein saga has me swimming in cynicism. Weinstein is a Hollywood mogul who is a major donor and...

Thursday, October 12, 2017 - 5:01am

Trump often calls Hannity after his show: Report

President Donald Trump gives Sean Hannity a ring after his nightly show on Fox News a source close to the White House said, according to a recent report. “The president has started to call people more on the weekends, from the cellphone, which he didn’t used to do,” a source told...

Wednesday, October 11, 2017 - 6:44pm

Rep. Al Green reads articles of impeachment against Trump on House floor

Rep. Al Green (D-TX) read an impeachment on the House floor Wednesday, saying that President Trump lacks fitness for the office and is undermining its integrity. "Enough is enough," he said, and argued that Trump should be removed from office under the 25th Amendment. Green pulled back...

Wednesday, October 11, 2017 - 5:36pm

D.C. pharmacist provides Alzheimer's drugs for members of Congress, he says

A pharmacist in Washington, D.C. claims that he fills prescriptions for drugs that treat Alzheimer's Disease for members of Congress, STAT News reports. A writer for the Boston Globe subsidiary spent time shadowing Mike Kim, the owner of Grubb's Pharmacy. Founded in 1867, it sends up to...

Wednesday, October 11, 2017 - 5:26pm

Zinke says if Confederate monuments removed, Native 'Indians' will complain next

Interior Secretary Ryan Zinke said if the government caves to leftist demands and has Confederate monuments removed it could lead to a “slippery slope” where next Native Americans will be calling for the removal of statues commemorating leaders who lead violence against their ancestors...

Wednesday, October 11, 2017 - 5:19pm

Mensa wants to put President Trump and Rex Tillerson IQs to the test

President Donald Trump bragged on Tuesday that he would beat Secretary of State Rex Tillerson in an IQ test and Mensa says it’s time to prove it. Trump challenged Tillerson to a battle of the brains, so to speak, in an interview with Forbes published on Tuesday — Tillerson allegedly...

Wednesday, October 11, 2017 - 1:43pm

Trump might get banned from his own dining room at Mar-a-Lago

From high-priced golf weekends to dining room selfies and not-so-private meetings with dignitaries, President Donald Trump’s Mar-a-Lago resort has been a constant headache for the Trump administration, but sources say that could change in the upcoming season as White House staff strategizes...

Wednesday, October 11, 2017 - 11:49am

Trump obstructed justice, could be impeached, new report says

President Trump "likely obstructed" justice by firing FBI director James Comey, and as a result legitimate articles of impeachment could be drawn up, according to a new report. The Brookings Institution, a Washington, D.C. think tank, released the 108-page analysis Tuesday. It indicates...

Tuesday, October 10, 2017 - 5:50pm

Trump says he and Tillerson will 'have to compare IQ tests' after 'moron'comment

President Donald Trump said he will have to compare IQ tests with Rex Tillerson if the secretary of state really called him a “moron.” “I think it's fake news, but if he did that, I guess we'll have to compare IQ tests. And I can tell you who is going to win,” Trump...

Tuesday, October 10, 2017 - 11:53am

Trump justifies throwing paper towels at Puerto Rican residents

President Donald Trump defended his decision to throw paper towels into a crowd of Puerto Rican residents last Tuesday during his trip to the hurricane-ravaged island. In an interview with Mike Huckabee that aired on the Christian TV network Trinity Broadcasting, Trump justified his paper towel...

Tuesday, October 10, 2017 - 5:27am

Trump digital director, originally paid $1,500 for Trump website, earned $94 million

It was a freelancer's dream. In 2015, website designer Brad Parscale got an email from the Trump Organization, asking if he could turn around a little project on the fly. "It said: 'Donald Trump is thinking about running for president and we need a website in two days,'"...

Monday, October 9, 2017 - 4:01pm

Let's talk about Angelina Jolie's proposed honeypot scheme

Picture it: A show that’s like “To Catch a Predator,” but instead it’s called, “To Catch a Ugandan Warlord named Joseph Kony, featuring Angelina Jolie.” Mmhm. According to leaked International Criminal Court emails and documents, the Academy Award winner...

Monday, October 9, 2017 - 3:55pm

Trump’s America: Worst aim ever in the DC Corral

Another mass murder by gunfire, another paralyzed response from our political class: They’re shooting blanks again in Washington. Donald Trump blames “pure evil,” which is his way of saying there’s nothing anyone can do to try and stop it. On Capitol Hill, the only thing...

Sunday, October 8, 2017 - 2:24pm

Did FEMA try to cover up the slow pace of Puerto Rico's recovery?

Vital statistics on Puerto Rico’s recovery from Hurricane Maria are back up after FEMA removed the information from its website on how many people on the island are still without electricity and clean drinking water. President Donald Trump and his administration have been criticized for...

Friday, October 6, 2017 - 6:21pm

Las Vegas shooter's bump stock actually saved lives: Tucker Carlson

Remember when the zaniest thing about Tucker Carlson was his bowtie? Cue the slapstick sound effects because the Fox News host said something on Thursday night that registered on the bizarre-o-meter: the use of bump stocks in the Las Vegas mass shooting might have saved lives. Watch the latest...

Friday, October 6, 2017 - 5:05pm

Marco Rubio says he could've been president if he'd watched 'Game of Thrones'

Former presidential candidate Marco Rubio has decided what would have scored him the Republican presidential nomination over the unstoppable Donald Trump: Straight-up sorcery. Possibly dragons. "If I’d have watched [Game of Thrones] two years ago, I would’ve been president,...

Friday, October 6, 2017 - 4:26pm