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Michael Cohen’s Farewell Interview Was An Embarrassing Display At Best

Michael Cohen didn’t do himself any favors by agreeing to do a televised interview before he heads off to the slammer.

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The whole point of granting the interview was to try to transform his public image from a liar, a tax cheat, and a bank charlatan into Mother Teresa reincarnated.   He failed.  Instead, he needlessly revealed himself as a bitter, defeated man with no foreseeable future.

This would be akin to blowing all of your money on gambling, losing it all on Poker, and then declaring to all that you are finally ready to quit gambling, b8ut we know you love playing https://no.slotzo.com and that’s ok.

WATCH:

From the Washington Examiner:

When you’ve admitted to years of lying, running a shady taxi medallion scheme, and other deceptions, there’s not much left to do other than go far, far away and hope the public forgets.

Cohen instead went on ABC’s “Good Morning America” to look pathetic.

“I’m angry at myself because I knew what I was doing was wrong,” he told George Stephanopoulos. “I stood up before the world yesterday, and I accepted the responsibility for my actions. The actions that I gave to a man … who I was loyal to. I should not be the only one taking responsibility for his actions.”

The “actions” he’s going on about are the two campaign finance violations that he pled guilty to, even though he probably shouldn’t have, but it doesn’t really make that much of a difference since he was looking at six other charges of tax fraud, lying to banks to fool them into giving him giant loans, and repeatedly lying to the FBI (a felony) and lying to Congress.

Cohen lied to Congress about the timeline of the business deal that fell through in Russia for Donald Trump’s organization and was given only two months in prison, to be served concurrently with the rest of the prison time he got.

Though he really gave it the old college try, there was no way Cohen was going to be able to make the whole ordeal not look bad for him.

During the interview with Clintonista host George Stephanopoulos, he said, “My family is disappointed. They’ve taught me, my mother and father, right from wrong. And I didn’t display good judgment.”

He indicated that Trump was guilty of “dirty deeds,” but he specified nothing concrete and reiterated his admiration for Trump and even the Trump company.

“The Trump Organization, it’s a microcosm of even just the New York real estate market,” he said. “What did we lie about? It’s New York real estate. Yes, it’s the greatest product ever created. Is that a lie?”

Cohen received no sympathy for the pathetic performance, and maybe the only reason he agreed to do the interview was to give himself and his family a sense of closure.  Maybe that alone was enough to bear another scene of embarrassment for the president’s former personal attorney.

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Did Baltimore Mayor Leave the State After 5 FBI/IRS Raids Against Her?

Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh has not been seen since April 1st, supposedly to recover from pneumonia. Both of her houses, a business, her city hall office and the home of one of her aides were raided by the FBI and the IRS. Pugh has been implicated in a scandal whereby she sold books in an inordinate amount by groups with whom she has ties. While she was a board member of the University of Maryland system, they bought half a million dollars worth of books. Kaiser Permanente bought $114,000 worth of books as they pursued a lucrative contract that they were awarded.

Baltimore CBS Local reported:

Where is Baltimore Mayor Catherine Pugh? It’s the question buzzing around the city as the FBI and IRS raid Pugh’s home, City Hall and several other locations tied to her Thursday. But, no one has seen the mayor and her own spokesperson doesn’t know where she is even though she’s supposed to be recovering from pneumonia.

Pugh’s spokesman, James Bentley, told The Associated Press Thursday that he hadn’t spoken with the mayor and doesn’t know where she is. Her defense attorney, Steve Silverman, did not immediately return calls; his office routed calls to an answering machine.

From CNN

Republican Gov. Larry Hogan’s office confirmed that the searches are tied to the book scandal. He was briefed on the raids by a law enforcement adviser, his office said, and Hogan called for Pugh to resign.
“Now more than ever, Baltimore City needs strong and responsible leadership,” Hogan said in a statement. “Mayor Pugh has lost the public trust. She is clearly not fit to lead. For the good of the city, Mayor Pugh must resign.”
Steven Silverman, Pugh’s attorney, disputed the characterization that Thursday’s searches were a “raid” and said federal agents served a “limited subpoena for original financial records” that the law firm had for representing her in the “Healthy Holly matter.”
“The agents were polite and courteous, and the process was conducted in an expeditious and professional manner,” Silverman said in a statement.
Spokesmen for Pugh and Jack Young, the acting mayor of Baltimore, had no comment on Thursday’s developments. The state prosecutor’s office — which Hogan said he asked to investigate Pugh — said it couldn’t confirm or deny any investigation.

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Massachusetts Activist Judge Who Helped Illegal Alien Escape ICE Agents Arrested And Indicted

A sitting judge was just indicted on Thursday for blocking ICE agents from detaining a twice-deported illegal alien.

Newton trial court Judge Shelley Richmond Joseph, and her court officer, Wesley MacGregor, were both charged with conspiracy to obstruct justice, obstruction of justice, aiding and abetting and obstruction of a federal proceeding.

It’s about time. Hopefully the other “Resistance” progressive activist judges are taking notes.  It is unlawful to abuse the power given to you as a judge to violate federal laws all because you hate the president.

From The Gateway Pundit:

The indictment stems from an April 2018 incident from when the activist judge helped Jose Medina-Perez avoid ICE agents by sneaking out of the courthouse secretly covertly through a back door to evade ICE agents.  MacGregor used his security access card to help the criminal illegal alien sneak out of the courthouse.  I seriously hope that illegal alien hasn’t harmed anyone since the incident.

Jose Medina-Perez had been deported two times and had a fugitive warrant out for his arrest for drunk driving and had been arraigned on narcotics charges — this is who Judge Shelley Joseph wants lurking around in society.

Jose Medina-Perez had been deported two times and had a fugitive warrant out for his arrest for drunk driving and had been arraigned on narcotics charges — this is who Judge Shelley Joseph wants lurking around in society.

“This case is about the rule of law. The allegations in today’s indictment involve obstruction by a sitting judge, that is intentional interference with the enforcement of federal law, and that is a crime,” U.S. Attorney for the District of Massachusetts Andrew Lelling said Thursday.

“As public servants, all of the officers in the court make a promise — a promise to serve the people’s interest above all else. Today we know this promise has been broken,” said Peter Fitzhugh, special agent in charge of the Homeland Security Investigations in Boston, who led the investigation.

He continued, “The people of this country deserve nothing less than to know that their appointed and elected representatives are working on their behalf, while adhering to and enforcing the rule of law, not a personal agenda.”

Now we need to have the same legal philosophy come down on all the Democrat politicians who violate federal immigration laws every day by declaring their jurisdictions sanctuaries for illegal aliens.

The already twice-deported illegal alien, who was arrested in Pennsylvania on a drug possession charge, had a detainer on him by ICE, and ICE agents were waiting for him in the lobby, not realizing that the criminal alien had already been allowed to run out the back door and get away.

Up until this point many activist judges have ruled against the Trump administration not based on the law, but their political ideology coupled with the accolades they receive by doing a solid for the Resistance.  So far they’ve done this with impunity, as they know nothing will happen to them.  Letting a criminal illegal alien run away to avoid ICE is even worse.

Hopefully, the Trump administration will start to crack down on politicians, judges, and other office holders who defy federal laws for political reasons at the expense of the safety and security of the American people.


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Joe Biden Kicks Off Presidential Campaign With Praise of Antifa

In the kickoff of his third try for president, Joe Biden endorsed the violence of Antifa, which could explain why he has failed twice already. The violent tactics against conservatives are widely known and widely endorsed by the Democrat Party. Joe Biden proudly hailed them as heroes and as being nothing at all like white nationals. All that hair sniffing must have gone to his head. No doubt, Antifa will be equally as violent in 2020 – if not even more so. His endorsement could come back to haunt him during the presidential campaign should he prevail in the primaries.

From The Daily Caller

Former Vice President Joe Biden endorsed Antifa in a video announcing his presidential bid Thursday, characterizing the group as “courageous” and saying it’s wrong to draw a moral equivalence between white nationalist groups and those opposing them.

The violent methods of Antifa are well documented. The nebulous group often uses these violent means against peaceful conservative speakers, benign free speech advocates, and even journalists.

In a retelling of the events at a 2017 white nationalist rally in Charlottesville, Va., Biden describes the white nationalists as having “crazed faces, illuminated by torches, veins bulging and baring the fangs of racism,” but describes the Antifa members who engaged violently with them as “a courageous group of Americans.”

“A violent clash ensued, and a brave young woman lost her life,” Biden says in the video. “And that’s when we heard the words of the president of the United States that stunned the world and shocked the conscience of this nation.”

“He said there were quote some very fine people on both sides. Very fine people on both sides? With those words, the President of the United States assigned a moral equivalence between those spreading hate and those with the courage to stand against it.”


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