Daily Show Prep: Friday, June 30


CNN Obsesses Over Trump Morning Joe Tweet | The Daily Caller

Just days after being singled out on Twitter by President Trump, CNN centered its coverage around a pair of tweets from the president on Thursday morning, presenting Trump’s personal attacks on MSNBC hosts Mika Brzezinski and Joe Scarborough as the driving issue of the day.

Disgraced Katie Couric Wants to Know Why the Public Doesn’t Trust the Media | NTK Network

Yahoo News’ Global Anchor Katie Couric moderated a panel on Wednesday at the 2017 Aspen Ideas Festival that featured some of the biggest names in media and started the discussion by asking the panel why less than 40 percent of the United States says they fully trust the media.

After railing off several examples of the media peddling fake news, she asks ‘how did we get here?’?

CNBC Editor: Media Must Remember Our Readers Are Not ‘as Ignorant, as Stupid as We Think They Are’

CNBC editor Nikhil Deogun said members of the press needed to stick to facts and remind themselves that their readers “are not as ignorant, as stupid as we think they are” during a discussion Wednesday on media in the Donald Trump era.

Poll: Mainstream media continues to lose the public’s trust | WJLA

While many mainstream media outlets have cried foul over Donald Trump targeting outlets as “failing” or peddling “fake news,” that sentiment is largely shared by a majority of Americans.


House passes Kate’s law and sanctuary cities bills to crack down on illegal immigration

While much of the attention on Capitol Hill was focused on the Senate, where Republicans are grappling to get a health care deal through the finish line, House Republicans on Thursday passed a pair of bills aimed at checking off one of President Trump’s key campaign promises, cracking down on illegal immigration.

San Francisco to pay $190,000 to illegal immigrant | Daily Mail Online

A man who immigrated to the US illegally from El Salvador will receive $190,000 from San Francisco after police turned him over to immigration authorities in violation of the city’s sanctuary law.

Hour 2

James O’Keefe Video: CNN Associate Producer Calls Voters ‘Stupid as Sh*t’ – Breitbart

A new video released Friday morning by James O’Keefe and his Project Veritas shows a CNN associate producer mocking President Donald Trump and declaring that American voters are “stupid as sh*t.”

EXCLUSIVE: Leaked O’Keefe Email Shows Washington Post Won’t Admit to Fake News- The Rebel

Rebel Media has obtained “leaked emails” from “multiple high level sources” at Project Veritas that prove the Washington Post is materially misleading in its coverage of the recent bombshell revelations concerning CNN pushing fake news.

Serena Williams to Letterman in 2013: ‘Andy Murray Would Beat Me 6-0, 6-0 in Five to Six Minutes’ :: Grabien News

“Actually it’s funny, because Andy Murray, he’s been joking about myself and him playing a match. I’m like, ‘Andy, seriously, are you kidding me?’ For me, mens’ tennis and womens’ tennis are completely, almost, two separate sports. If I were to play Andy Murray, I would lose 6-0, 6-0 in five to six minutes, maybe 10 minutes. No, it’s true. It’s a completely different sport. The men are a lot faster and they serve harder, they hit harder, it’s just a different game. I love to play women’s tennis. I only want to play girls, because i don’t want to be embarrassed. I would not do the tour, I would not do Billie Jean [King] any disservice. So Andy, stop it. I’m not going to let you kill me.”

Technology: Light is a beautiful phone that gives you a break from texting and Instagram.

Is another phone what you need to help you get unplugged from your smartphone? Light is a credit card-size, screenless phone that’s supposed to help you disconnect from the distractions of your smartphone.

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