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HARMFUL: Wearing Trump-Colored Glasses Bad for Your Health | Steve Berman

HARMFUL: Wearing Trump-Colored Glasses Bad for Your Health | Steve Berman

I wonder how many Twitter employees drive Teslas? I wonder how many will sell theirs now that they’ll be working for Elon Musk? Until Musk decided to buy Twitter, he was a green advocate for zero emissions, and a pioneer who almost single-handedly moved EV development decades further than it would have been without him. …

The Everlasting, Poo-Flinging War of the Nutpickers | Steve Berman

The Everlasting, Poo-Flinging War of the Nutpickers | Steve Berman

Until I saw it in Erick Erickson’s daily show notes, I never heard of the Twitter account Libs of TikTok. Then I scrolled through its feed and saw the whole performative cesspool as the sides lined up and unleashed hoses of filth and idiocy at each other. I don’t watch Tucker Carlson or really anything on …

GO TO JAIL: Did the Biden Admin Leak Tax Returns to ProPublica? | Steve Berman

GO TO JAIL: Did the Biden Admin Leak Tax Returns to ProPublica? | Steve Berman

Somebody, or more likely, somebodies, got to go to prison. “ProPublica has obtained a vast trove of Internal Revenue Service data on the tax returns of thousands of the nation’s wealthiest people, covering more than 15 years.” They know that it’s illegal to disclose private tax returns. IRS Publication 1075 outlines the security guidelines surrounding any …

SICK: Killing Sacred Cows to Save Society | Steve Berman

SICK: Killing Sacred Cows to Save Society | Steve Berman

Over Easter weekend, three multiple-victim shootings occurred around the U.S. This was on the heels of the NYC subway mass shooting. Groups of boys, armed and stupid, have claimed malls around the country as their territory, to rob, and terrorize. When these groups clash, gunfire is practically inevitable. In Atlanta, crime has been greatly increasing at …

LOL: Delusional Democrats vs GOP | Steve Berman

LOL: Delusional Democrats vs GOP | Steve Berman

Facts be facts. March’s inflation figures are the highest since Jimmy Carter was in the White House. The “good news” is that gas prices dropped 10 cents to only $4.27 a gallon. Thank you Joe, you did this, right? Democrats have crowed about Biden extending Obamacare, repealing Title 42, that has supercharged illegal entries through our southern border, his tax-and-spend fantasy …