Daily Show Prep: Thursday, June 8


Comey on Whether Trump Asked Him to Stop the Russia Investigation: ‘No’ :: Grabien News

COMEY: “Not to my understanding, no.”

Comey: Trump Pushed Me to Look into Whether His Aides Did Anything Improper :: Grabien News

COMEY: “Yes, sir. He qactually went further than that. He said. and if some of my satellites did something wrong, it’d be good to find that out.”

Comey: I Did Not Tell Trump His Flynn Request Was Inappropriate – ‘I Don’t Want to Make It Sound Like I’m Captain Courageous’ – Breitbart

RUBIO: As you perceived it, while he was a request that you hoped you would do away with it, you perceived it as an order? Given his position and the setting and alike and some of the circumstances.

Rubio: ‘The Only Thing’ That Hasn’t Been Leaked in Russia Probe Is Trump Isn’t Under Investigation

Sen. Marco Rubio (R., Fla.) on Thursday asked former FBI Director James Comey why he thought “the only thing” that has not been leaked during the federal Russia investigation is that President Donald Trump was not personally being investigated.

Comey: Trump Didn’t Slow Down Flynn Investigation

“The key aspect here is if this seems to be something the president is trying to get you to drop it, this seems like a pretty light touch to drop it, to bring it up at that moment, the day after he had just fired Flynn,” Lankford said. “To come back in and say, ‘I hope we can let this go,’ but then it never reappears again.”

Comey Associate Who Leaked Memos to Press Identified as Columbia Professor Daniel Richman

Former FBI Director James Comey revealed Thursday that he provided excerpts of his memos to a friend with the understanding that they would be given to reporters.

Hour 2

Mom charged after boy’s teeth pulled in Walmart restroom

Authorities say a Utah woman pulled two of her son’s teeth in a Walmart restroom.

Woman sues school after tripping over speed bump in parking lot |

Curtis Duff claims he suffered the loss of his wife’s companionship and consortium.

NBC Deletes Scene of Putin Jokingly Telling Megyn Kelly She Should be Arrested For Her Contact With Him (VIDEO)

“With you, with you personally, I have a much closer relationship than with Mr. Flynn. We met yesterday evening. Today we worked all day together, we are meeting again right now.”

Eric Trump raised $16.3 million for St. Jude. Media still lies, says he kept money – Red Alert Politics

“We recognize and appreciate that, in addition to this pledge, ETF (Eric Trump Foundation) contributions and fundraising efforts prior to the $20,000,000 pledge have helped to raise collectively over $16.3 million dollars for the children of St. Jude over the last ten years,” Shadyac Jr. said.

Fake News: CNN’s ‘Anonymous Sources’ Got It Wrong Again – The Burning Truth

In journalism, anonymous sources are notoriously unreliable. Any journalist or reporter who says otherwise is seriously lacking in credibility. If they don’t provide documented proof, or physical evidence, they should not be considered solid sources. It has always been that way with real journalism. Modern major media has abandoned this basic journalistic standard in favor of grade school rumors. Unfortunately, people’s confirmation bias steers them to believe unsubstantiated hearsay.

UWSP student asks court to force poetry professor to give her an A

Kikkert, 59, who is pursuing a bachelor’s degree at the University of Wisconsin-Stevens Point, said she wanted to study the classics. When the professor of her Advanced Creative Writing Poetry course selected works other than those of Robert Frost, Edgar Allan Poe and others of interest to Kikkert, she said she asked faculty to reconsider the assignments to round out the studies.

School bans U.S. Marine grad from commencement for wearing dress blues |

An Indiana high school student who graduated early, completed his training to become a U.S. Marine Corps, and flew back for graduation this week was banned by school officials from walking across the stage to receive his diploma.

Media Buries The Real Reason Girl Who ‘Looks Like A Boy’ Was Kicked Out Of Soccer Match | The Daily Caller

The New York Times, The Washington Post, CBS News, Los Angeles Times, and Time Magazine all reported Tuesday that eight-year-old Mili Hernandez was kicked off her soccer team because she had short hair and looked like a boy.

Hour 3

James Comey Hearing Destroys Obstruction of Justice Case Against Trump – Breitbart

Risch: You may have taken it as a direction, but that’s not what he said.

Fake News: Comey Confirms New York Times’ Trump-Russia Collusion Story False – Breitbart

“Okay, so again,” Risch said. “So the American people can understand this, that report by the New York Times was not true, is that a fair statement?”



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