Giuliani: I Lied About Commission to Write Muslim Ban

The ACLU is suing Trump over his Muslim ban and the judge in the case ordered Rudy Giuliani and the White House to turn over documents concerning a commission that helped write the executive order to make it look like it wasn't a Muslim ban. Now Giuliani says he was lying about all that stuff. What he said last a few months ago: … [Read more...]

Mike Pence: Defender of the Indefensible

Rachel Maddow did a segment about the many times Trump has sent out Mike Pence to explain away some story or fact only to find out that everything he said about it is false, often proven so by Trump himself. He's getting hung out to dry repeatedly. … [Read more...]

Dear Donald: If You Didn’t Lie So Much, Someone Might Believe You

Donald Trump is finding out the cost of being a pathological liar: People tend not to believe anything you say after a while. Such is almost certainly the case with his claim that the Russia investigation is a "witch hunt" and that he never asked Comey to back off the Flynn investigation. … [Read more...]

Beck, Barton Create Apprenticeships in Lying

Glenn Beck and David Barton are teaming up to create apprenticeship programs for college students about God and American history. In other words, they're going to teach college kids all the lies they spew constantly about that subject. … [Read more...]

Trump Knew About Flynn Investigation Before Taking Office

Another huge story from yesterday that, on any other day, would have gotten a ton of attention but was buried by the special counsel story. The New York Times reports that the Trump transition team knew that Michael Flynn was under investigation before taking office but he was named National Security Advisor anyway. … [Read more...]

Barton Again Claims the Constitution Quotes the Bible

Professional liar David Barton is once again telling his most outrageous lie of all, that the Constitution is taken "word for word" from the Bible. He says it's very convincing to pastors, but he should try convincing actual educated people about it. … [Read more...]

The Latest Pile of Stupid from Jim Bakker

Televangelist con man and convicted felon Jim Bakker was particularly stupid on a recent show, even by his own incredibly low standards. Let's count up the number of utterly moronic and false claims he makes in just a single show: … [Read more...]

Trump Threatens to End Press Briefings

Amid reports that Sean Spicer may be on his way out of the White House, Trump did an interview with Fox News on Saturday in which he threatened to end press briefings entirely because, he claims, they get high ratings and yet the press is just so totally unfair to him. … [Read more...]

Trump Blames Spicer, Comm. Staff for His Own Failures

This is prototypical Trump -- screw something up through his own self-aggrandizement and need for attention, then blame other people for it. That's why he's furious with his communications staff for the messaging on the James Comey firing, which is 100% his fault. … [Read more...]

Trump’s Hypocritical Message to Liberty University Grads

Con artist Donald Trump delivered the commencement speech at Liberty University, founded by fellow con artist Jerry Falwell and now run by his con artist son, Jerry Falwell, Jr., so it's hardly a surprise that his message to the grads was dishonest and hypocritical. … [Read more...]

How Trump Makes His Aides Look Terrible

Every time Trump says something that completely blows up the story his spokespeople have been trying to sell, they pretend it's just routine stuff -- "Hey, we can only give you the best information we have at the time" -- but the truth is that he makes them look like liars or fools. … [Read more...]

Trump’s Absurd Excuse for Constant White House Lies

Trump fired up ye olde Twitter machine on Friday morning to make a transparently ridiculous excuse for why he keeps contradicting his own spokespeople, saying that it's just not fair to expect them to be accurate because he's a "very active president with lots of things happening." … [Read more...]