The day Jake Tapper Elected Donald Trump

A lot of my friends on the right don't like Jake Tapper much these days Jon Nolte who I absolutely love dropped him last year over these two interviews: In full grandstanding, self-righteous mode (we've seen this Tapper come out against Republicans before), Tapper hammers Trump over this judge 23 times -- 23 freakin' times! Tapper refuses … Continue reading The day Jake Tapper Elected Donald Trump

10 Thoughts Under my Fedora Fr Imbarrato with WQPH , Jake Tapper, Coulter vs Berkeley and more

For the next three days I'm going to be flat out.  Fr. Stephen Imbarrato of Priests for life who you've seen hosting EWTN's series Defending life, will be doing several events in several cities for WQPH 89.3 and I'll be covering him and those who attend the various, events, masses and dinners over Divine Mercy Sunday.  You … Continue reading 10 Thoughts Under my Fedora Fr Imbarrato with WQPH , Jake Tapper, Coulter vs Berkeley and more

In Defense of Jake Tapper

As all of you who read this blog know I've always liked Jake Tapper, both personally and professionally. In our encounters both online and in person he never treated me with any less respect because I was a blogger and was kind enough to come on my show when invited. Furthermore during the Obama years … Continue reading In Defense of Jake Tapper

How VA & Disney explains Trump or why nobody makes Jake Tapper action Figures

Yesterday I had a long debate with the #nevertrump hashtag over the effectiveness of Trump's attacks concerning Hillary and Bill's past. It was occasioned by Jake Tapper's tweets concerning Vince Foster noting that there is .@jaketapper debunks Trump's comments about old Clinton conspiracy theories, "this is a pro-truth position." https://t.co/U0LPTRJCSw— The Lead CNN (@TheLeadCNN) May … Continue reading How VA & Disney explains Trump or why nobody makes Jake Tapper action Figures

Tell me Who’s the Con Man Here?

Vroomfondel (?): What we demand is a total absence of solid facts, I demand that I may or may not be Vroomfondel The Hitchhikers guide to the Galaxy Super Tuesday is done and if there is one thing he can say for sure it's this. The chances of Donald Trump failing to win the GOP … Continue reading Tell me Who’s the Con Man Here?

Trump vs Jake Tapper as Mickey Mantle vs Denny McLain 1968

One final word on Trump's appearance on Jake Tapper, it reminded me of a famous story about Mickey Mantle in 1968 his final season in the Majors. The Date was September 19th 1968 The Yankees were losing to Detroit 6-1 in the their final game of the year at Tiger Stadium when Mickey Mantle came … Continue reading Trump vs Jake Tapper as Mickey Mantle vs Denny McLain 1968

One more thing on Linda Stasi’s NY Daily News “Kill us Last” Piece

Caleb: There's no virtue in dying, Leela. Leela: That rather depends on what you do to avoid it Doctor Who, The Face of Evil 1977 There is one more point I would like to make concerning Linda Stasi's Piece in the NY Daily News beyond what I said yesterday There is a sentence in said … Continue reading One more thing on Linda Stasi’s NY Daily News “Kill us Last” Piece

The Sad Thing about this Jake Tapper Tweet

This week Jake Tapper put out a tweet that was absolutely delightful: trigger warning: pic.twitter.com/Hbxd4N9hXg— Jake Tapper (@jaketapper) November 10, 2015 Now this was an excellent tweet, as of this writing it had over 1000 retweets and favorites and I smiled when I saw it. But when I thought about something struck me about this … Continue reading The Sad Thing about this Jake Tapper Tweet

My GOP Debate Takeaways

OK I've had a few hours to sleep on it and here are my debate takeaways. Winner:  Main Debate Rand Paul:  Despite not having much time in the early rounds won two segments.  Made strong cases for everything he believed and sold his positions well.  Accomplished everything he needed to do, the only question is do … Continue reading My GOP Debate Takeaways

…and Jake Tapper Unspins Hillary Clinton

While this morning Politico was spinning Nancy Pelosi Jake Tapper decided in proper journalist fashion to unspin Hillary Clinton as members of the Obama administration can attest, Clinton was one of the leading drivers of the TPP when Secretary of State. Here are 45 instances when she approvingly invoked the trade bill about which she … Continue reading …and Jake Tapper Unspins Hillary Clinton

Jake Tapper’s Obamacare Line says it all

Today on his show "The Lead" Jake Tapper boiled down the political reality of Obamacare for Democrats in one sentence at the start of his show: The politics of #obamacare in one line from @jaketapper on @TheLeadCNN "A difficult time booking Democrats to come on." #tcot #p2 #tlot— Peter Ingemi (@DaTechGuyblog) November 13, 2013 Politicians … Continue reading Jake Tapper’s Obamacare Line says it all

DaTechGuy with Jake Tapper & Sequestration now available

If you missed DaTechGuy on DaRadio this week including my interview with Jake Tapper CNN Reporter exterminate and author of Outpost An Untold Story of American Valor you can listen to it here (and buy his book below). We are devastated that Jim LaBriola has been sick and look forward to his full recovery, but … Continue reading DaTechGuy with Jake Tapper & Sequestration now available

DaTechGuy on DaRadio Jake Tapper & Jim LaBriola Sat Noon EST

Tomorrow on DaTechGuy on DaRadio we have two guests from your TV sets. During our first hour we'll be joined by Jake Tapper Chief Washington Correspondent and daily news anchor for CNN. We'll talk about his new CNN show The Lead, the respect the Right has for him and his recently released book The Outpost … Continue reading DaTechGuy on DaRadio Jake Tapper & Jim LaBriola Sat Noon EST

And yet more on Mormonism on Easter Sunday….

On ABC's this week during his interview with Pastor Rick Warren Jake Tapper asked this question concerning the Mormon church: TAPPER: Mitt Romney will almost certainly be the Republican nominee, and if that happens, as it looks like it will, he’ll the first member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints to be … Continue reading And yet more on Mormonism on Easter Sunday….

Meet the Most important person in the bar

After the debate I approached James Lileks and Jonah Goldberg asking for interviews, both declined as they were "talked out" but James and I had chatted during the breaks in the action and Jonah consented to the photo you see. One must remember that while it was a fun event for many, this was work … Continue reading Meet the Most important person in the bar