HotAir

Today’s hot topics: Mueller indictments, status of dissent, CPAC preview, and more!

Today on The Ed Morrissey Show (4 pm ET), we have another great lineup for the news of the day! The show will be streamed on Hot Air’s Facebook page and embedded here and on the show page for those who are not on Facebook. (If …

Read More »

Oxfam: We’re really sorry for covering up those staff organized orgies in Haiti

Last week I wrote about the scandal engulfing international relief charity Oxfam. A report that appeared in the London Times revealed that Oxfam had learned in 2011 that its staff in Haiti were hiring prostitutes and even holding orgies at a property rented for Oxfam staff. …

Read More »

Trump: I never kissed that woman in the lobby of Trump Tower!

And so a new mystery unfolds: Why the hell would he tweet about this WaPo story knowing that he’ll drive an enormous audience to it who otherwise would never have read it? I missed it completely in my own morning news reading until he piped …

Read More »

Trump administration to allow sale of cheaper, skimpier alternatives to Obamacare

Proposed regulations released Tuesday by the Trump administration would allow the sale of short-term health insurance plans as an alternative to more comprehensive and, for many people, more expensive Obamacare plans. From CNN Money: “Americans need more choices in health insurance so they can find …

Read More »

CNN: Mueller taking an interest in Kushner debt, real estate

Just how wide-ranging has Robert Mueller’s investigation become? CNN reported last night that the special counsel probe has taken an interest in Jared Kushner’s financial dealings — and not with Russia, either. Investigators have been asking questions about a highly leveraged Manhattan property and Kushner’s …

Read More »

Parkland student: We warned people several times about mass shooter

“These families deserve answers,” ABC reporter Victor Oquendo quotes Florida Gov. Rick Scott as saying about the failure of the FBI to follow up on two tips about the Parkland mass shooter. Those answers won’t come just from the feds, however. Fellow student Ariana Lopez …

Read More »

Heh: Michael Moore attended Russian-organized anti-Trump rally

He’ll say, I’m sure, that he did so unwittingly, not knowing that the organizers were actually Kremlin pawns. And as we all know, it’s not collusion if your interests happen to align with Russia’s but you coordinated with them “unwittingly.” I wonder how many Russian-sponsored …

Read More »

Some illegal aliens aren’t so wild about all the “Dreamer” worship

The Democrats have put all their immigration eggs in the basket of the Dreamers, feeling like they’ve found a position supported by the majority of voters. And to a certain extent, they’re correct. They’ve even gotten some Republicans to go along with a DACA package, …

Read More »

War, it ain’t: Trump offers “full support and endorsement” to Romney

So much for the GOP civil war, eh? Oh, it’s still on, but it appears that Mitt Romney will not lead the opposition to Donald Trump, as some imagined when the former Republican nominee began expressing interest in succeeding Orrin Hatch in the Senate. At …

Read More »

Marines quietly lower combat training requirements to help female officers

Those of you who were following the efforts of then SECDEF Ash Carter to open up all combat roles to women during the Obama administration probably recall some of his comments at the time. In 2015, when the U.S. Marine Corps was told to integrate …

Read More »

Send this to a friend