DNC Has Asinine New Anti-Bernie Rule

The Democratic National Committee (DNC) adopted a new rule on Friday aimed at keeping outsider candidates like Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) from trying to clinch the Democratic presidential nomination in 2020. The new rule, adopted by the DNC’s Rules and Bylaws Committee, requires all Democratic…

Lawyer linking NRA and Russia helped lead Marsha Blackburn campaigns, documents show

When G. Kline Preston IV first introduced National Rifle Association (NRA) leadership to Russian officials in 2011, he’d been close to Rep. Marsha Blackburn (R-TN) for years. Both Preston and Blackburn have a long history in and around Brentwood, the tony Nashville suburb. And as…

VIDEO: Trump Unable to Remember Words to “God Bless America” at Fake Rally

–Funny video from Donald Trump’s fake replacement national anthem rally — a substitute for a visit from the Super Bowl champion Philadelphia Eagles — where Trump appears confused about the lyrics of “God Bless America” http://nymag.com/daily/intelligencer/2018/06/trump-forgets-words-to-god-bless-america-at-fake-fan-rally.html -Become a Member: https://www.davidpakman.com/membership -Support Our Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/davidpakmanshow -Donate…

Republican congressman to Trump: stop wasting time on NFL culture wars and focus on real issues

President Donald Trump and his Republican allies reportedly plan to use his divisive culture war attacks on the National Football League players’ #TakeAKnee protests to energize their conservative base this November’s mid-term elections. At least one Republican Congressman has had enough. Mike Gallagher (R-WI), a first-term…

It was a bad weekend for the NRA’s ‘good guy with a gun’ myth

While the National Rifle Association (NRA) and other gun advocates often claim that the answer to America’s alarming rate of gun violence is the presence of a so-called “good guy with a gun,” a pair of incidents over the weekend further debunked that claim. On…

Trump may have violated federal law by urging NFL owners not to sign Kaepernick

Last month, the NFL announced a new policy for its players during the national anthem: Players are permitted to stay in the locker room during the anthem, but if they go out onto the field during it, they must stand. If any of the players…

White House tries to gaslight American people about Trump’s shady jobs report tweet

During an CNBC appearance on Friday, Larry Kudlow, director of the National Economic Council, downplayed a tweet in which President Trump broke with decades of precedent and appeared to violate federal law by disclosing information about the May jobs report more than an hour before it…

John Bolton Hires Conspiracy Hate Group VP as Chief of Staff

–Trump’s third National Security Adviser John Bolton hire the VP of conspiracy theorist Frank Gaffney’s Center for Security Policy, Fred Fleitz, as his Chief of Staff Bolton Taps Neo-Nazi as National Security Council Chief of Staff https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Center_for_Security_Policy -Become a Member: https://www.davidpakman.com/membership -Support Our Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/davidpakmanshow…

The Fall of Roseanne the Bigot

–Ryan Cooper, National Correspondent for The Week, joins David to discuss his article “The fall of Roseanne the bigot” Ryan’s article: http://theweek.com/articles/775874/fall-roseanne-bigot -Become a Member: https://www.davidpakman.com/membership -Support Our Patreon: https://www.patreon.com/davidpakmanshow -Donate via Bitcoin: 15evMNUN1g4qdRxywbHFCKNfdCTjxtztfj -Donate via Ethereum: 0xe3E6b538E1CD21D48Ff1Ddf2D744ea8B95Ba1930 -Donate via Litecoin: LhNVT9j5gQj8U1AbwLzwfoc5okDoiFn4Mt -Follow David on…

The NRA warned Dick’s Sporting Goods sales would plummet after banning guns. The opposite happened.

“What a waste, and what a strange business model.” That was the statement the National Rifle Association released in April after retail giant Dick’s Sporting Goods announced they would destroy their existing inventory of guns and ammunition. In February, days after the school shooting in…