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Dan Rather on Trump Dis-inviting Eagles: ‘Akin to McCarthyism’

Disgraced journalist Dan Rather weighed in on President Donald Trump’s decision Monday evening to dis-invite the Super Bowl Champion Philadelphia Eagles from a celebratory visit to the White House on Tuesday, calling it “akin to McCarthyism.”

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Dan Rather: Trump Threatening Mueller Close to Nixon During Watergate

On Thursday night’s broadcast of MSNBC’s “Hardball,” former CBS “Evening News” anchor Dan Rather said President Donald Trump was threatening special counsel Robert Mueller during his interview with The New York Times. In the interview, the president said if Mueller’s

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Dan Rather: Trump Has ‘Some Rage,’ ‘Psychologically Troubled’

On Thursday night’s broadcast of MSNBC’s “The Last Word,” former CBS “Evening News” anchor Dan Rather said President Donald Trump was “psychologically troubled.” Rather said, “From the outside looking in, it seems clear that he is mad. He has some

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Dan Rather: Comey Firing ‘An Effort to Cover Up the Facts’

On Wednesday’s broadcast of MSNBC’s “Hardball,” former CBS anchor Dan Rather commented on FBI Director James Comey’s firing by stating, “what’s going on here is an effort to cover up the facts.” Rather said, “Well, first of all, there’s something

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12 Fake News Stories from the Mainstream Media

With all of the politically-charged talk about banning “fake news” sites, it seems appropriate to review some of the worst fake news stories pushed by mainstream media outlets. No matter how large your family gathering is this Thanksgiving, you won’t be chowing down on a turkey as big as these phony stories from A-list television shows and publications.

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Rather Slams Media For Lack of Tough or Follow-Up Questions For Trump

Sunday on CNN’s “Reliable Sources,” former “CBS Evening News” anchor Dan Rather criticized the media coverage of presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump by claiming no reporters, with the exception of CNN’s Jake Tapper, have asked Trump tough or follow-up questions.

Journalist Dan Rather speaks during A Conversation With Dan Rather on Day 3 of the 23rd Annual Hamptons International Film Festival on October 10, 2015 in East Hampton, New York.

PHOTOS: Inside Dan Rather’s Private Visit to Israel

The Jerusalem Post reports: Acclaimed American journalist Dan Rather, former anchor of the CBS Evening News and 60 Minutes, is visiting Israel this week to “show this important land” to his grandson. Though details surrounding the trip were sparse, Rather

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Celebrity Hot Takes on the San Bernardino Massacre, Part II

In the wake of the mass-shooting terror attack in San Bernardino, California, celebrities continued sounding off on Twitter with demands for more gun control and derision for those offering prayers for the victims.

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CBS Bans Ads for Robert Redford’s Dan Rather ‘Truth’ Film

CBS has banned advertisements for the film Truth, which stars Robert Redford as Dan Rather and Cate Blanchett as disgraced CBS News producer Mary Mapes, during the events of a notorious discredited 2004 news story regarding former President George W. Bush’s military service record.

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Dan Rather: Fox News, Trump Feud ‘Suspicious’

Former “CBS Evening News” anchor Dan Rather called the feud between Donald Trump and the Fox News Channel “suspicious” on Wednesday’s “The Rachel Maddow Show” on MSNBC. Rather explained that he is “suspicious” of the two because Trump and Fox