Fact Checkers POUNCE: 'The US Still Exists,' Biden Didn't End It!
The "independent fact-checkers" who rush to defend President Biden want everyone to know "The US still exists." PolitiFact, Lead Stories, Associated Press, and USA Today all pounced on a TikTok video claiming Biden signed away American sovereignty recently during his visit to Mexico.
Column: Tracking Hunter Biden's Aid to Other Dissolute Bidens
"Independent fact-checkers" jumped on conservative outlets for getting excited about Hunter Biden's bizarre and erroneous renter application, where it was suggested he was paying monthly rent of almost $50,000. Straightening this out was important, but it had a big twist: Hunter was attempting to aid another dissolute Biden: his cousin Caroline, who was on probation and wanted to serve it in…
PolitiFact Maligns 'Gays Against Groomers' on 'Gender-Affirming Care'
Here's an easy way to determine a "fact checker" isn't harping on facts, but on dismissing arguments against the Left. On Tuesday, PolitiFact lined up in solidarity with LGBTQ+ activists by throwing a "Mostly False" at the Instagram account of "Gays Against Groomers." PolitiFact dislikes this group so strongly that it wouldn't use their name and blurred it out of their reproduction of the…
Propaganda Acolytes: 54 Soros-Tied Figures Linked to Major Media
The over $32 billion that leftist billionaire George Soros poured into his organizations to spread his radical “open society” agenda on abortion, Marxist economics, anti-Americanism, defunding the police, environmental extremism and LGBT fanaticism around the globe has paid dividends.
PolitiFact Claims Biden 'Mostly True’ on Wage Gains Despite Inflation
Inflation has devoured Americans’ wage gains, but President Joe Biden’s a truth-teller when he made it appear that Americans are swimming in cash, per PolitiFact’s logic.
PolitiFact in Georgia: Warnock Can't Be False, Walker Can't Tell Truth
On a daily or on a yearly basis, it’s not hard to find PolitiFact telling the public that Democrats are factual and Republicans are liars. Take the Georgia Senate race: Sen. Raphael Warnock’s ratings in 2022 are three “Mostly True” checks and one “Half True.” But Herschel Walker drew two "False" ratings, two "Mostly False", and one "Half True." There was no rating on the "True" side.
Politifact Joins ‘Spanish-Language Disinformation’ Grift
The hunt for “Spanish-language disinformation” is proving to be America’s fastest-growing grift: so much so that Politifact is now itching to get into the game.
SURPRISE: PolitiFact Throws First 'Pants on Fire' at President Biden
Something unexpected happened on Wednesday. PolitiFact gave Joe Biden his first "Pants On Fire" rating as president....twenty-two months into plenty of transparent lies, starting with the Republicans are "Jim Crow 2.0" on election laws. This was the sentence they flagged as a lie: "On my watch, for the first time in 10 years, seniors are getting an increase in their Social Security checks."…
PolitiFact Displays Craptastic Double Standard on Abortion Positions
PolitiFact underlined how tremendously partisan it sounds on abortion and its extremes. Democrats can say Republicans are extreme on rape and incest exceptions, but Republicans can't say Democrats are extreme because they want zero limitations on abortion.
HUH? PolitiFact Says Election Group Quashed Misinfo, Not Conservatives
It appears that leftist, George Soros-tied PolitiFact is now running interference for a group that worked with the federal government and Big Tech to censor online speech in 2020.
PolitiFact Cries 'Pants on Fire' When Late-Term Abortions = 'Preemies'
The liberal "fact checkers" despite any Republican attempt to describe Democrat candidates as extreme on abortion -- even as Democrats in Congress moved to pass a bill to "codify" Roe vs. Wade that would eliminate limits on abortion in all 50 states. The latest example came from PolitiFact in the Wisconsin Senate race. Check this angry headline for a "Pants On Fire" rating...
PolitiFact Refuses To Give Vance's True Claim About Ryan A True Rating
Ohio GOP Senate nominee J.D. Vance has a new ad attacking Democrat Tim Ryan for proclaiming “I don’t answer to any political party” while, in Vance’s words, “Tim votes with Biden, Pelosi 100 percent.” This would appear to be a straightforward fact-check for PolitiFact’s Amy Sherman, but instead of simply labeling Vance’s ad “true” or “mostly true,” Sherman somehow managed to only give it a…
PolitiFact: DeSantis Mostly False For Not Evacuating Uninhabited Park
PolitiFact is at it again. This time they are accusing Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis of making a “mostly false” statement when he said that Hurricane Ian was not predicated to hit Lee County despite conceding his statements on the matter were basically correct.
White House Rounds Up Fact-Checkers to Defend Kamala on Storm 'Equity'
On Sunday, our Kevin Tober noticed Sen. Rick Scott faced pushback from CBS Face the Nation host Margaret Brennan when he said Vice President Kamala Harris was arguing that racial "equity" should be applied in disaster relief. It was only a matter of time before the "independent fact checkers" lined up to defend Harris.