Alternative Fact: “Only Radical Islam is to blame for carrying out and killing Americans in the US”

This is a statement that was repeated time and time again on the campaign trail. It was meant to strike fear in voters and open the pocketbooks of donors. It worked. It always does. But guess what? It’s not true! Since 2002 Islamists launched nine attacks that murdered 45, while American right-wing extremists struck 18 times, […]

Illustrative Proof – Trump’s Alternative Fact Tweet is debunked by [gasp] Facts!

Trump’s relationship with the media is contentious at best. His relentless attacks on the New York Times, calling them “failing”, “fake news”, “a joke”, etc. implying regularly that the venerable news outlet is on the ropes and ready to close up shop. Remarkably [sarcasm] that could not be further from the truth as the graph […]

Commander-In-Alternative Facts’ first military operation – FAIL/SUCCESS …huh?

President Donald Trump’s first covert military action was a disaster by all accounts. One Navy SEAL, Chief Petty Officer William “Ryan” Owens lost his life in a ferocious firefight. Nawar “Nora” al- REALITY: One Navy SEAL, Chief Petty Officer William “Ryan” Owens lost his life in a ferocious firefight. Nawar “Nora” al-Alwaki, an eight-year-old American […]

G’Day Mate, put another Alternative Fact on the barbie

The hits just keep coming and we haven’t even reached week two. The White House just rolled out another Whopper while trying to spin how horribly the president botched a call with one of America’s closest allies. WHAT ACTUALLY HAPPENED: President Trump blasted Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull over a refu­gee agreement and boasted about the magnitude […]