Having it Both Ways: Google Cozies to Trump but Calls for His Impeachment 

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After investing millions ingraining itself within the Obama White House, Google is suddenly on the outside looking in with the Trump administration — and it clearly has Google rattled — protesting Mr. Trump in private, and then publicly trying to cozy up with him the next.

Google, or rather its parent company Alphabet, got used to dominating Washington under President Barack Obama’s rule. Perhaps, that’s why they’d like to see President Donald Trump 2_2_2017_b1-riddell8201_s878x1257impeached.

“Some of us may need to adopt Pence 2017 bumper stickers,” Google’s cofounder Sergey Brin joked at a company sponsored anti-Trump protest — the biggest demonstration from a Silicon Valley corporation this week — in response to Mr. Trump’s controversial immigration executive order.

More than 2,000 Google employees attended the protest on Monday, with it becoming a trending topic on Twitter with the hashtag #GooglersUnite. The rally came 24 hours after Google donated $2 million to the ACLU and Immigrant Legal Resource Center, to help fight Mr. Trump’s executive order, which was matched by $2 million in donations from Google employees.

The week prior, Google lawyers flooded the California office of Sen. Dianne Feinstein, demanding she oppose Sen. Jeff Sessions’ confirmation as attorney general.

After investing millions ingraining itself within the Obama White House, Google is suddenly on the outside looking in with the Trump administration — and it clearly has Google rattled — protesting Mr. Trump in private, and then publicly trying to cozy up with him the next. Read the rest of this entry »


[VIDEO] Dr. K: Obama’s ‘Deluding Himself’ When He Says Race Relations Have Improved 

Ian Hanchett reports: On Friday’s broadcast of the Fox News Channel’s “Special Report,” columnist Charles Krauthammer stated President Obama’s argument that race relations have gotten better during his presidency is the president “deluding himself.”

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Krauthamemr said, “The president is deluding himself.” He added that the country is on a “constant trajectory” and race relations would be where they are regardless of Obama. Read the rest of this entry »


[VIDEO] Clinton: ‘We Can’t Allow Trump To Be President’ Trump: ‘Because You’d Be in Jail’


The Hill: ‘We Buried the Lede’

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The aggressive posture is becoming a political problem for the White House. Comey’s investigation of Hillary Clinton is becoming a political problem for the White House.

Source: TheHill


Netflix is Outperforming HBO and Showtime with its Buzzy Original Shows

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The second season of Netflix’s hit show House of Cards was released last night and consumer perceptions of the streaming service—which were already at levels that HBO and Showtime could only envy—are soaring.

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