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‘#OverIt2014′: Fox News’ attempt at a Twitter trend goes as well as you would think

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Twitter users eagerly took advantage of the chance to roast Fox News when the network’s Fox & Friends morning show asked viewers to name things they were “over” heading into the new year, Gawker reported.

The discussion, tagged #OverIt2014, started with this post from the show’s official Twitter page featuring host Elizabeth Hasselbeck:

But it quickly veered into something akin to an online Festivus, with Twitter users airing their grievances against the network:

Others had more specific criticisms, directed toward not only Fox & Friends, but other hosts like Bill O’Reilly and Sean Hannity:

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WBFF-TV, the Baltimore Fox affiliate that was caught editing a demonstrator at a “Black Lives Matter” event in a deceptive manner, was also criticized:

On the flipside, the tag itself got a more positive reaction, for reasons one might expect:


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Most top Democratic presidential candidates demand Kavanaugh’s impeachment – but not all

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Most of the top Democratic presidential candidates are issuing calls demanding U.S. Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh be impeached, after new allegations of sexual misconduct in a bombshell New York Times report late Saturday night. Most of the candidates, but not all.

Julián Castro, Saturday night at 11:25 PM:

It’s more clear than ever that Brett Kavanaugh lied under oath. He should be impeached.

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Trump encourages China to take advantage of Jay Powell and Fed: They ‘don’t have a clue’

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President Donald Trump launched a new attack against his own Federal Reserve chairman in a pair of Monday morning tweets.

The president has been publicly pressuring Fed chairman Jerome Powell to lower interest rates in hopes of staving off a recession, but the Trump appointee has so far resisted his calls.

"Producer prices in China shrank most in 3 years due to China’s big devaluation of their currency, coupled with monetary stimulus," Trump tweeted. "Federal Reserve not watching? Will Fed ever get into the game? Dollar strongest EVER! Really bad for exports. No Inflation...Highest Interest Rates..."

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Internet pummels Trump for frantic demand to investigate Obama instead: ‘This is not the tweet of an innocent man’

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President Donald Trump jealously raged against Barack Obama's post-presidency business deals, which includes a production agreement with Netflix -- and other social media users ridiculed his apparent envy.

Trump questioned that deal and others in a pair of tweets complaining about an impeachment inquiry launched against him last week by the House Judiciary Committee, and he suggested Congress look at Obama's business since he left the White House.

....work that way. I have a better idea. Look at the Obama Book Deal, or the ridiculous Netflix deal. Then look at all the deals made by the Dems in Congress, the “Congressional Slush Fund,” and lastly the IG Reports. Take a look at them. Those investigations would be over FAST!

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