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From left, U.S. Reps. Rashida Tlaib, D-Mich., Ilhan Omar, D-Minn., Ayanna Pressley, D-Mass., and Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-N.Y., respond to base remarks by President Donald Trump after he called for four Democratic congresswomen of color to go back to their "broken" countries, as he exploited the nation's glaring racial divisions once again for political gain, during a news conference at the Capitol in Washington, Monday, July 15, 2019. All four congresswomen are American citizens and three of the four were born in the U.S. Omar is the first Somali-American in Congress. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite)

When Ayanna Pressley nearly called Trump a 'stoopid-head'

- The Washington Times

Rep. Ayanna Pressley said at a press conference this week that President Donald Trump, in her mind -- from her lips -- would always be considered an unauthorized, illegitimate "occupant" of the White House. She's not just thumbing her nose at Trump. She's thumbing her nose at the American people. And oh so childishly so.

Virginia Gov. Ralph Northam, right, listens to speakers along with Richmond Mayor Levar Stoney, left, during a rally at the State Capitol in Richmond, Va., Tuesday, July 9, 2019. Governor Northam called a special session of the General Assembly to consider gun legislation in light of the Virginia Beach Shootings. (AP Photo/Steve Helber)

Trump's tweets hardly as 'racist' as Virginia's governor

- The Washington Times

This is how the media works: President Donald Trump is being labeled an outright utter racist for telling progressive members of Congress to get out, go back where they belong -- back to the socialist-styled countries of corrupt governance they love to defend. But Virginia's governor, who apologized for a "racist and offensive" costume in his yearbook photo, is still happily governing. Double standard?

In this combination image from left; Rep. Rashida Tlaib, D-Mich., July 10, 2019, Washington, Rep. Ilhan Omar, D-Minn., March 12, 2019, in Washington, Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-NY., July 12, 2019, in Washington, and Rep. Ayanna Pressley, D-Mass., July 10, 2019, in Washington. In tweets Sunday, President Donald Trump portrays the lawmakers as foreign-born troublemakers who should go back to their home countries. In fact, the lawmakers, except one, were born in the U.S. (AP Photo)

Democrats need to control their freshmen

- The Washington Times

At the risk of being called racist -- Reps. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, Ilhan Omar, Rashida Tlaib and Ayanna Pressley ought to retire to their congressional corners, crack open a copy of the Constitution and spend some quiet time reading. Maybe then they'd learn how the public servant class is supposed to operate in this country.

Hillary Clinton's communications director, Jennifer Palmieri, hit back at criticism over the media's limited access to the Democratic presidential candidate, despite reporters being corralled at a distance during her appearance at a New Hampshire parade. (MSNBC) ** FILE **

Hillary Clinton's people still insist it's the woman thing

- The Washington Times

Jennifer Palmieri, the former communications director for then-presidential hopeful Hillary Clinton, chalked up her candidate's loss to -- get this, it's broken-record-meet-deja-vu, ta da ta da -- sexism. Again with the freaking gender card. Seriously, now. Stop. It's making women -- all women -- look bad.

FILE - In thus April 23, 2015 file photo, flags flutter in the breeze outside of the Blue Bell Creameries in Brenham, Texas. A supplier of cookie dough that Blue Bell Creameries is blaming for a possible listeria contamination of some of its ice cream products says its product tested negative for the pathogen before being sent to the Texas-based company. In a statement Thursday, Sept. 22, 2016, Iowa-based Aspen Hills said the "positive listeria results were obtained by Blue Bell only after our product had been in their control for almost two months." (Smiley N. Pool/The Dallas Morning News via AP, File)

Product lickers symptom of sick, selfie-obsessed nation

- The Washington Times

If there were no such thing as selfies, there probably wouldn't be as many of these sick product lickers out there. If social media weren't so targeted toward the lowest common denominator -- the low achievers who think 1,000 likes is akin to genuine accomplishment -- then product licking wouldn't be a thing.

In this Saturday, June 7, 2014, file photo, former Virginia Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli addresses the Virginia GOP Convention in Roanoke, Va. (AP Photo/Steve Helber, File) ** FILE **

Happily, ICE raids 'absolutely going to happen'

- The Washington Times

Whether the raids actually take place or not, at this point, doesn't even matter. Illegals have been set on notice. They've been sent the message. They've been warned, they're being watched, and they're as they should be: treading carefully, looking over their shoulders, worried they may have to face account for the laws they're breaking.

This photo taken Tuesday, May 7, 2019, shows a security camera in the Financial District of San Francisco. A civilian board that oversees Detroit police has approved the use of facial recognition technology to investigate crimes. (AP Photo/Eric Risberg) ** FILE **

'Ban Facial Recognition' campaign kickstarts -- but in futility

- The Washington Times

A group called Fight for the Future has just launched a campaign calling for a national ban on government's use of facial recognition technology. The call, at BanFacialRecognition.com, may be justified. But honestly, that's just one genie that's not going back into the lamp any time soon.

In this courtroom artist's sketch, defendant Jeffrey Epstein, center, sits with attorneys Martin Weinberg, left, and Marc Fernich during his arraignment in New York federal court, Monday, July 8, 2019. Epstein pleaded not guilty to federal sex trafficking charges. The 66-year-old is accused of creating and maintaining a network that allowed him to sexually exploit and abuse dozens of underage girls from 2002 to 2005. (Elizabeth Williams via AP)

Jeffrey Epstein attorney shocks, shrugs off 'rape' as 'statutory maybe'

- The Washington Times

Reid Weingarten, the lead attorney for Jeffrey Epstein, created a stir during his client's arraignment hearing by seemingly shrugging off the fact that some victims, simply because of their young ages, were regarded, in the eyes of the law, as raped. Eh, it's only statutory, he said, shocking the court. This is called Bad Lawyering.

In this Feb. 27, 2019, file photo, USA head coach Jill Ellis looks on before the first half of SheBelieves Cup soccer match against Japan in Chester, Pa. (AP Photo/Chris Szagola, File)

Soccer sucks anyway

- The Washington Times

The American women's soccer team just won its second straight World Cup after defeating the Netherlands over the weekend -- after which midfielder Allie Long dropped the U.S. flag on the ground to do a little dance with seriously Trump-hating teammate Megan Rapinoe. Soccer sucks anyway.

In this Oct. 31, 2017, file photo, former President Barack Obama, right, and former first lady Michelle Obama appear at the Obama Foundation Summit in Chicago. The couple's production company is teaming up with Spotify to produce exclusive podcasts for the platform. (AP Photo/Charles Rex Arbogast, File)

Michelle Obama's whiney sour grapes tell on Trump

- The Washington Times

Michelle Obama, former first lady, finally dropped the big reveal on her thoughts during President Donald Trump's inauguration -- and guess what, they weren't complimentary. No. Really. You don't say. 'Cause all those rollicking eye-rolling stone-faced looks during the ceremony didn't give it away. Not.

President Donald Trump looks up during the military flyovers at the Independence Day celebration in front of the Lincoln Memorial, Thursday, July 4, 2019, in Washington. The Washington Monument is in the background. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster)

Trump soars with July Fourth speech

- The Washington Times

Naysayers, critics, Democrats and mainstream media talking heads predicted President Donald Trump's Fourth of July speech would go over like a campaign rally, filled with self-congratulatory platform-type talk and grandiose -- well, grandstanding. They were wrong. And even some of the normal naysayers are even admitting as such.

Two Bradley Fighting Vehicles are parked nearby the Lincoln Memorial for President Donald Trump's "Salute to America"event honoring service branches on Independence Day, Tuesday, July 2, 2019, in Washington. Trump is promising military tanks along with "Incredible Flyovers & biggest ever Fireworks!" for the Fourth of July. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)

Left's disingenuous defense of Fourth, outcry at Trump

- The Washington Times

The left, as it's wont to do, has been busily pretending it's something it's not -- heartily defending the Fourth of July as a completely non-partisan, non-political celebratory time where America draws together in love of country, love of patriotism, love of liberty, while scornfully complaining that President Donald Trump's corrupting the day for personal gain. As if. As if the left, heavily corrupted by its socialist interest as it is, knows patriotism.

In this Aug. 12, 2017, file photo, people fly into the air as a vehicle is driven into a group of protesters demonstrating against a white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Va. James Alex Fields Jr., the man accused of driving into the crowd demonstrating against a white nationalist protest, killing one person and injuring many more, has been sentenced to life in prison on hate crime charges, Friday, June 28, 2019. (Ryan M. Kelly/The Daily Progress via AP, File)

Charlottesville drops Jefferson -- so by logic, U.S. should drop Virginia

- The Washington Times

The problem with revising history and trying to blot out black facts and sugarcoat and forget is knowing when to stop. Charlottesville, Virginia, is facing just such a conundrum right now. And it's a conundrum that, by logical extension, could only be solved by erasing the entire town history of Charlottesville, the entire county history of Albemarle that encircles Charlottesville -- heck, even the entire state history of Virginia.

U.S. Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez, D-New York, walks to the front of the Clint Border Patrol station to talk about what she saw at area border facilities Monday, July 1, at the station in Clint. (Briana Sanchez/El Paso Times via AP)

Holocaust survivor: Ocasio-Cortez should be removed for 'stupidity'

- The Washington Times

Edward Mosberg, a Holocaust survivor who invited Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez to tour the concentration camps in Germany with him has now shrugged off her refusal, called out her "stupidity" and demanded her ouster from Congress. The guy is 93 years old. If anyone would know "stupidity" when he sees it, he would.

Rep. Louie Gohmert, R-Texas, talks to reporters on Capitol Hill in Washington, Friday, Jan. 9, 2015, following a closed-door meeting with House Republicans to counter then-President Barack Obama's executive actions on immigration. (AP Photo/J. Scott Applewhite) ** FILE **

Louie Gohmert blasts Robert Mueller: He's an 'anal opening'

- The Washington Times

Rep. Louie Gohmert, Texas Republican, called out Robert Mueller, the former special counsel for all-things-Russia-collusion -- or, make that all-things-no-Russia-collusion -- as an "anal opening," just days before he's due to appear before the House and answer questions about his investigation. No, really, Rep. Gohmert. Tell us how you really feel.

In this May 29, 2018, file photo George Soros, founder and chairman of the Open Society Foundations, listens to the conference after his speech titled "How to save the European Union" as he attends the European Council On Foreign Relations Annual Council Meeting in Paris. (AP Photo/Francois Mori) ** FILE **

George Soros, Charles Koch bringing another U.N. in America's gates

- The Washington Times

If George Soros is the billionaire guy all the ideologically right types love to hate, and Charles Koch is the billionaire of Big Business adoration -- the guy leftists left love to hate -- what's up with their partnering for an "anti-war" Quincy Foundation think tank? Answer: Because Soros and Koch are cut from the same globalist cloth.