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WIRED Writer Pours Sugar All Over the 'Voluminous Mind' of Buttigieg
Wired magazine used to tout itself as “the Rolling Stone of technology,” and like Rolling Stone, it enjoys publishing sticky valentines to leading Democrats. Check this profile by Virginia Heffernan, a Wired contributor: "Pete Buttigieg Loves God, Beer, and His Electric Mustang." Yes, "infrastructure occupies just a sliver of his voluminous mind."
Daily Show, Buttigieg Team Up To Attack GOP 'Culture Wars,' Fox
For Tuesday’s edition of The Daily Show on Comedy Central, temp host Desi Lydic sat down for an interview with Secretary of Transportation Pete Buttigieg where the two teamed up to attack GOP “culture wars” and Fox News.
Pence's Joke About Buttigieg Turns The Daily Show Into The Joke Police
Comedy Central’s The Daily Show claims to be a comedy show, but temp host Kal Penn and husband of Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg, Chasten Buttigieg, turned it into the joke police on Thursday while condemning a recent joke told by former Vice President Mike Pence at Pete’s expense.
Chasten Buttigieg: GOP Exerts ‘Calculated Choice’ Against Trans Youth
As Chasten Buttigieg discussed raising twins, Joy Behar jumped in to switch the topic to the “larger issue” of “what’s going on” where “politicians across the country are trying to restrict gay and trans rights, everything from Florida's so-called don't say gay bill to banning drag shows. There's a war against transgender people.” Buttigieg said, “I think it's an extremely dangerous time.”
The View Flips Out Over Pence’s Joke, Laughed at Murdering Pro-Lifers
Last week, The View played host to far-left extremist Jane Fonda and laughed at her purported “joke” about murdering pro-lifers as the final solution to protect abortion. But on Tuesday, ABC's cackling coven found their limit on jokes as they had a collective meltdown over former Vice President Mike Pence (R) telling a maternity leave joke about Transpiration Secretary Pete Buttigieg…
WaPo: 'Republicans Seize on Train Derailment to Go After Buttigieg'
The Washington Post describes Republicans as "seizing" at the opportunity to attack Pete Buttigieg for his failed response over the East Palesine, Ohio train derailment.
CNN Anchor Attributes East Palestine Symptoms to ‘Suggestion'
At the end of CNN en Español’s report on the visit of Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg to East Palestine, Ohio, anchor Juan Carlos López suggested that “the power of suggestion” is to blame for any symptoms that people might be feeling, rather than the effects of huge chemical fire after a catastrophic derailment.
PolitiFact Kneecaps Media Blaming Trump for Ohio Train Disaster
PolitiFact admitted that former President Donald Trump’s deregulation of an Obama-era rule didn’t have any impact on the Ohio train disaster, despite the media blather to the contrary.
Morning Joe Praises Fox News's Defense of Biden Visiting Ukraine
Morning Joe praised Fox News in general, and Brit Hume in particular, for defending President Biden's visit to Ukraine before making a visit to East Palestine. Hume made the point that a president's prime responsibility is the national defense.
Pete to the Rescue! ABC, NBC Tout Buttigieg as Train Derailment Hero
The East Palestine, Ohio train derailment entered a new phase this week as the liberal media blamed Donald Trump for the toxic dump of hazardous chemicals into the air and water supply and painted the semi-present Biden administration and Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg as heroes for this working class town who’ll crack down on the train operator, Norfolk Southern, for any mishandling…
Channeling Buttigieg, Meyers Blames Trump, GOP For Train Derailment
NBC Late Night host Seth Meyers has a theory on Wednesday as to why the train carrying toxic chemicals in East Palestine, Ohio, derailed: Donald Trump. This theory was basically a retelling of the talking points being spouted off by Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg.
Networks Abandoned Ohio Train Disaster Despite Continued Fallout
The data of network coverage from the East Palestine, Ohio trail derailment tells the story of an incurious media who were too eager to declare the issue resolved.
CNN Commentator: Chinese Balloon A 'Giant Middle Finger, F-You' To USA
On CNN's State of the Union, CNN commentator and former Trump; adviser David Urban calls the balloon: "a three-story, giant middle finger floating across America, courtesy of the Chinese government, right? And I think that's really what Americans take umbrage at. The notion that the Chinese can come here and just say, f-you, we're going to do this, and you can do nothing."
Todd Fluffs Mayor Pete: Why Hasn't Biden Gotten Credit from Americans?
On Sunday’s Meet the Press on NBC, moderator Chuck Todd had completely unqualified diversity hire Transportation Secretary Pete Buttigieg on the program to preview President Joe Biden’s upcoming state of the union address. During the friendly discussion, Todd asked the sympathetic softball question that why isn’t all of Biden’s accomplishments not penetrating the American public. It…