Daily Show Prep: Tuesday, August 29


Trump surveys Harvey damage, calls for recovery ‘better than ever before’ | Fox News

Waving the Texas flag, President Trump vowed Tuesday to help storm-stricken residents get back on their feet as he surveyed the damage on the ground from Hurricane Harvey and predicted a recovery effort “better than ever before.”

Melania Trump mocked for wearing heels in Texas flood zone | Daily Mail Online

Melania Trump knows how to dress for a society event, a White House fête, or a photoshoot — but a national disaster? Some say, not so much.

University Of Tampa Professor Says Houston Deserves The ‘Instant Karma’ – Blue Lives Matter

Update: LIBERAL PROFESSOR CANNED after Tweeting Out that Houston Deserved the Hurricane

Professor Ken Storey just got canned.

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Authorities: No Reports Of Shots At Cajun Nav | The Daily Caller

Houston authorities say they haven’t received any reports of gunfire to corroborate claims by the “Cajun Navy” that looters shot at the volunteer rescuers, Fox News reports.

Preschool taking heat after field trip to gun range | WSB-TV

Parents contacted Channel 2 Action News with concerns after a local preschool took children on a trip to a gun range.

Michigan one of nearly 2 dozen states opposing gun restrictions – 95.3 MNC

West Virginia’s attorney general has filed a brief on behalf of a 21-state coalition urging the U.S. Supreme Court to hear arguments against Maryland gun restrictions.

Gun Range Ends Ladies’ Night After Man Threatens Legal Action for Discrimination – Breitbart

The Riverside Magnum Range just dropped its weekly ladies’ night after receiving a letter in which a man threatened legal action for discrimination.

Hour 2

In Brutal Takedown, Judge Boots #BernieBackers Fraud Lawsuit Out of Court | Law News

The Plaintiffs asserting each of these causes of action specifically allege that they donated to the DNC or to Bernie Sanders’s campaign.  But not one of them alleges that they ever read the DNC’s charter or heard the statements they now claim are false before making their donations. And not one of them alleges that they took action in reliance on the DNC’s charter or the statements identified in the First Amended Complaint (DE 8). Absent such allegations, these Plaintiffs lack standing.

Liberals attack restaurant for adding ‘minimum wage surcharge’ on receipt – Red Alert Politics

Social justice warriors lashed out against one of the most successful restaurant conglomerates in the nation over a new surcharge instituted at one of its chains.

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EPA Mismanaged A Program To Insolvency | The Daily Caller

The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) botched the operation of its Voluntary Leave Bank Program, making federal investigators question the program’s solvency and integrity, the EPA Office of Inspector General (OIG) reported Monday.

This ‘Endangered Species’ Story Was Government-Sponsored Fake News

Leave it to the federal government to make a costly mistake, obscure it for decades at taxpayer expense, and then try to claim it was a success.

Free college is more expensive than Oregon planned – Red Alert Politics

Last year, Oregon declared free tuition for new students at community colleges. This year, the state is walking back its promises.

Hour 3

Ford To Abandon “Traditional Credit Scores” For Underwriting Decisions As Sales Stall | Zero Hedge

Maybe we’re exaggerating a little, but according to a new report from the Wall Street Journal, Ford Credit “has decided to change its approval process to look beyond credit scores in an effort to pump up sales.”  Which is a genius strategy if we understand it correctly.

California Democrats are Losing Their Minds over President Trump’s Mental Health – Breitbart

Rep. Zoe Lofgren last week introduced a congressional resolution urging Trump to seek a medical and psychiatric evaluation to determine if he is unfit for the office. Rep. Jackie Speier called for invoking the 25th Amendment — which empowers the vice president and Cabinet to remove a president who is incapable of serving — after a press conference from Trump Tower in which the president appeared to equate white supremacists with counter-protesters. Both followed on the heels of Rep. Ted Lieu’s push for legislation requiring a psychiatrist at the White House.

South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg namedropped for Presidential run in 2020 – 95.3 MNC

Speculation about the 2020 Presidential race is already ramping up for the Democratic Party, and one name up for speculation stands out locally.

First Grader Sent to Principal for Calling Transgender Student Wrong Pronoun | Truth Revolt

“There was a little girl who had been in class with the little boy all last year,” said Karen England, the executive director of Capitol Resource Institute which is speaking on behalf of the girl’s family. “They’re in different classes now, but she saw him on the playground yesterday and called him by his name. The little girl was told ‘you can’t do that, his name is this name,’ and ‘you need to call him a “her.”’ Then she was called to the principal’s office.”

After Kindergarten Trans Discussion, ‘My Daughter Came Home Shaking’

Angry parents stampeded a California charter school board meeting Monday after a teacher read her kindergarten class picture books about transgenderism to affirm a gender dysphoric classmate. During the class, parents say, the gender dysphoric boy also switched clothes to look more like a girl in a “gender reveal.”