BIDEN: A member of Ukraine’s parliament announced at a press conference that the $16.5 million that Burisma paid Hunter Biden was money Burisma stole from the citizens of Ukraine.
WATCH THIS: IMO, this is a good enough reason all by itself to want four more years of Trump [6:05] – Since Trump took over, we have spent more on renewable energy than Obama did in his last two years, our emissions are lower than any country that signed the Paris Climate Agreement, and our LNG is not only freeing Europeans from Russian gas, but it’s costing them less.
MEDIA MALPRACTICE: [3:47] – Former Chairman of the House Oversight Committee and Fox News Contributor Jason Chaffetz discusses the media’s attack on the soon-to-be-released IG report.
SPYGATE: Kevin Clinesmith is a former FBI lawyer who is now under criminal investigation for having allegedly fabricated documents used to get the Carter Page FISA surveillance warrants renewed is named Kevin Clinesmith. Although The New York Times tried to downplay his importance by calling him a ‘low-level lawyer’, he clearly was anything but.
- Clinesmith worked on the Hillary Clinton email investigation under the purview of James Comey.
- He worked on the Russia probe, during which he interviewed Trump campaign adviser George Papadopoulos.
- He worked on the Mueller investigation under Peter Strzok and wrote anti-Trump and anti-Mike Pence texts that resulted in his leaving the Russia investigation. One such text thread expressed his devastation at the election of Donald Trump. “My god damned name is all over the legal documents investigating his staff. So who knows if that breaks to him, what he is going to do.”
MEDIA MALPRACTICE: Rep. Devin Nunes (R-CA), the ranking member on the House Permanent Select Committee on Intelligence, told Breitbart he intends to file lawsuits against both CNN and the Daily Beast over fake hit pieces the outlets have published about him in recent days.
OUT ON HIS ASCOT: Disgraced Prince Andrew has been kicked out of his offices at Buckingham Palace. Just days before, he announced he was formally stepping away from official duties after a “car crash” of an interview in which he defended his friendship with convicted pedophile Jeffrey Epstein.
SUPPORT DOG: Kudos to the Illinois county that has enlisted the aid of a trained support dog to help young children and mentally disabled victims of assault and sexual abuse during interviews with officials and while testifying in court.
I was a mature adult when I had to go through that and I would have really loved to have a furry friend to hug and pet while I talked about what had been done to me.
GRAMMY NOTES: Nonno is visiting the Buzzers this week-end. On Saturday, they visited the beautiful National Building Museum. Nonno is an architect, so it was a must see. And they bought a very cool “map of DC” jigsaw, which I’m guessing was a must buy, cuz Nonno is also a total map nut.