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Why is James Woods so obsessed with Melania Trump?

December 15, 2018 1:55 pm

‘Since no American magazine will have put her on a cover, we’ll just have to celebrate her ourselves. @FLOTUS’

The last moments of The Weekly Standard

December 14, 2018 5:42 pm

‘Everybody’s drinking’

EXCLUSIVE: Clinton donor hired for key Trump admin role

December 14, 2018 4:50 pm

One more ideological opponent to the Commander-in-Chief lands a big job

Michel Houellebecq: Trump is great

December 13, 2018 5:14 pm

Leading French intellectual says President is ‘classy’

Who would be the MAGAest Chief of Staff of them all?

December 13, 2018 11:31 am

Everybody is talking about Newt Gingrich. But there are more loyal contenders

Accounts of petty crime in London horrify the New York Times

December 13, 2018 8:03 am

It sounds truly awful

Will Michael Cohen keep helping Mueller from behind bars?

December 12, 2018 3:10 pm

Many questions raised by the Steele dossier remain unanswered

The different lives of Simona Mangiante Papadopoulos

December 12, 2018 12:07 pm

Lawyer, litigant, actress, artist, and model – the wife of the notorious Trump aide is full of intrigue

WATCH: Trump clashes with Pelosi and Schumer over ‘wall’ funding

December 11, 2018 2:37 pm

‘We’re doing this in a very friendly manner’

George Papadopoulos: ‘I have never met a Russian agent in my life’

December 8, 2018 5:40 pm

He spoke to the American Priority Conference after spending 12 days in prison

Milo’s ‘magnificent 2019 comeback’ page only lasted a few hours

December 5, 2018 5:34 pm

He’s just been censored by Patreon

Clarity, please: what’s happening to the Weekly Standard?

December 4, 2018 4:35 pm

Rumor has it that the Standard owners have been searching for a buyer for months

Even Australian nationalists don’t want Milo

December 3, 2018 4:55 pm

‘How did we get to the point where we’re gonna allow foreigners to come here and fleece us?’

What sells more books: Trump love or Trump hate?

November 30, 2018 3:43 pm

The answer probably won’t surprise you

The strange tales of Michael Cohen, Randy Credico and Roger Stone

November 29, 2018 4:14 pm

Cohen has changed his plea while Stone and Credico sling mud at each other

Washington Post tripled Yemen coverage after Khashoggi’s death

November 29, 2018 1:54 pm

But has the country’s plight got three times worse?

Roger Stone: I’m innocent – and I wouldn’t take a deal if Mueller offered one

November 27, 2018 12:13 pm

The GOP strategist says that even if the Special Counsel puts the screws on his friend Jerry Corsi, there’s nothing to tell about ‘collusion’ with Russia

40,000 people petition the White House to seat Alex Jones next to Jim Acosta

November 26, 2018 12:25 pm

Who wouldn’t want to watch them duel it out for the Pulitzer Prize on live television?

‘Wohl will be in jail in a matter of months’: Avenatti on the warpath against Twitter conspirator

November 20, 2018 6:39 pm

Stormy Daniels’s lawyer believes that Jacob Wohl is behind his domestic violence arrest

Ron Chernow’s best jokes

November 19, 2018 1:13 pm

Get ready for the 69-year-old biographer of Alexander Hamilton and Ulysses S. Grant to bring down the house

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