Morning Digestion – 8-26-19: TRUMP TROOPS PROMISE TO EXPOSE LEFTY JOURNOS’ PROBLEMATIC TWEETS, SOCIAL MEDIA, PUBLIC STATEMENTS. OUTRAGEOUS! SAYS LEFTY JOURNOS.

Best story of the day is the outrage expressed in the NYT over discovery that right wingers intend to expose the bad tweeting, FB posting, social media offenses and egregious public statements of left wing “journos”. This has been happening to right wingers for years, but now it’s declared out of bounds.

the list&links

TRUMP:G7 leaders vow to fight fires in Amazon. Trump missed the meeting. Pivots on China againhttps://www.nytimes.com/2019/08/26/world/europe/g7-live-updates.html?action=click&module=Top%20Stories&pgtype=Homepage

Hey why don’t we have the next meeting at my place in Florida?https://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/trump-sings-the-praises-of-his-resort-in-florida-as-g-7-host-for-2020/2019/08/26/17409c1e-c7ea-11e9-8067-196d9f17af68_story.html

Lindsey defends Trump’s trade wars: accept the pain.https://www.washingtonpost.com/nation/2019/08/26/lindsey-graham-accept-pain-trump-trade-war-china/

World leaders afraid to anger him. Policy differences while sucking up.https://www.nytimes.com/2019/08/25/world/europe/trump-g7-allies.html?action=click&module=Top%20Stories&pgtype=Homepage

WP says he was fumbling. “second thoughts” prime examplehttps://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/2019/08/25/trump-finds-himself-his-heels-fumbling-g-/

WSJ has different take: he’s looking to ease tensionshttps://www.wsj.com/articles/trump-says-china-called-u-s-to-get-back-to-the-table-after-latest-tariff-spat-11566807487?mod=hp_lead_pos1

Trump allies to target journos they don’t like. Which is what the left has been doing for years.https://www.nytimes.com/2019/08/25/us/politics/trump-allies-news-media.html?action=click&module=Top%20Stories&pgtype=Homepage

POLITICS:Joe Walsh is the new darling of the left because he will attack Trump. But he has said stuff.https://www.washingtonpost.com/politics/2019/08/22/joe-walsh-is-not-your-anti-trump-savior/

Warren and Biden set to clash. She’s the rock star. He’s not.https://www.politico.com/story/2019/08/26/elizabeth-warren-joe-biden-2020-1475220

Why I heckled Nancy Pelosi. Impeach the bastard now, dammit!https://www.sfchronicle.com/opinion/openforum/article/Open-Forum-Why-I-heckled-Nancy-Pelosi-14376667.php

SJW:Wood Allen’s new movie will be seen everywhere but the u.s. Same with other #metoo guys.https://www.wsj.com/articles/after-metoo-films-face-test-11566730800?mod=hp_lead_pos11

TECH:Big Tech shares lose their lustrehttps://www.wsj.com/articles/the-stock-market-needs-a-new-leader-11566811800?mod=hp_lead_pos4

Google has had it with internal revolts. Behave yourselves Googlers.https://www.nytimes.com/2019/08/23/technology/google-culture-rules.html?action=click&module=Well&pgtype=Homepage&section=Technology

Cities say no to 5Ghttps://www.wsj.com/articles/cities-are-saying-no-to-5g-citing-health-aestheticsand-fcc-bullying-11566619391?mod=hp_featst_pos2

Uber is fucked. Huge losses.https://www.nytimes.com/2019/08/23/business/how-uber-got-lost.html?action=click&module=Well&pgtype=Homepage&section=Technology

Eric Schmidt is ugly and super rich. Of course he gets the babes. Rich counts for a lot.https://pagesix.com/2019/08/26/still-married-ex-google-ceo-eric-schmidt-splits-from-younger-gal-pal/?_ga=2.220743391.658276948.1566826339-1911528243.1533649297

WTF:Lord make it stop. WP runs another Taylor Swift story.https://www.washingtonpost.com/arts-entertainment/2019/08/26/why-taylor-swifts-collaboration-with-dixie-chicks-is-so-significant/

Andrew Luck quitshttps://www.nytimes.com/2019/08/25/sports/football/andrew-luck-retirement-injuries.html?action=click&module=News&pgtype=Homepage

Billy Bush gets a job. Evidently that’s a big deal. Because a woman hired him.https://www.nytimes.com/2019/08/25/business/media/billy-bush-extraextra.html?action=click&module=News&pgtype=Homepage

NYT asks Can the American West Be Saved? when they are just the folks to screw it up.https://www.nytimes.com/2019/08/15/books/review/shadowlands-anthony-mccann-this-land-christopher-ketcham.html?action=click&module=Well&pgtype=Homepage&section=Book%20Review

Transgenders can raise a ruckus.https://www.washingtonpost.com/dc-md-va/2019/08/25/transgender-women-say-they-were-ones-harassed-bar-bouncers-dragged-them-out/

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