Matt Drudge


Politico: Glenn Beck’s ‘Bad Bet on Cruz’ a Crushing Blow to His Media Empire

Kenneth Vogel and Hadas Gold write in Politico about the latest trouble to strike Glenn Beck’s media empire, as Beck and one of his advertisers sue each other over unpaid bills and claims that the radio talker’s endorsement of Ted Cruz’s presidential campaign and increasingly shrill denunciations of Donald Trump alienated his audience. Politico notes that Beck’s diminished relevance is juxtaposed by the rising influence of Breitbart News, which — along with Matt Drudge, Sarah Palin, and Sean Hannity — Beck has repeatedly attacked during this election cycle.

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LaSalvia: Matt Drudge’s Army Bigger, Badder Than RNC’s

Jimmy LaSalvia at Salon writes that the Republican Party’s audience at the South Carolina GOP debate is like Matt Drudge’s polls–unscientific and meant to embarrass the opposite wing of the base–but unlike Drudge’s “army,” it was pitifully small.

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Drudge: Trump Has ‘Best Campaign Day’

Matt Drudge high-fived Donald Trump Monday, Oct. 26, declaring “Trump having his single best campaign day, so far. ‘Today’ townhall knockout and now Limbaugh’s brutal burning down of Jeb and establishment”


A Prayer from Matt Drudge

Matt Drudge of The Drudge Report sent a message Sunday morning excoriating Pope Francis during his trip to Cuba, depicting the head of the Catholic Church alongside Raul Castro and suggesting Francis would rather ignore the plight of political dissidents than endanger his warm welcome from the Castro regime.

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Matt Drudge Slams Boehner for Promising to Pass Obamatrade: ‘Clearly Treason’

Matt Drudge took to Twitter to deliver an ongoing tirade against Republicans’ eagerness to deliver a fast-track trade bill to President Obama’s desk. The bill’s details have not been made public — which hasn’t stopped Republicans from surrendering Congress’s power to make amendments to a president’s future trade deals.