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Chris Cuomo destroys Breitbart editor who tried to excuse Roy Moore’s behavior with Ringo Starr lyrics

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During a CNN interview Monday, Breitbart editor Joel Pollak not only questioned the the accusations against Alabama Senate candidate Roy Moore, he excused them by using song lyrics from an old Ringo Starr tune. Co-host Chris Cuomo wasn’t having it.

“You know, in 1973, Ringo Starr hit number one on the billboard charts with a song ‘You’re 16 and You’re Beautiful and You’re Mine,'” Pollak said of the song that was a cover of an earlier song. “He was 30-something at the time, singing about a 16-year-old. Do we want to take away Ringo Starr’s –”

“You can’t be serious,” Cuomo cut in. “You can’t be serious.”

Pollak retorted, “you can’t be serious. You’re talking about–”

“You can’t be serious,” Cuomo cut in again. “You think that Ringo Starr’s song is supposed to be a nod toward allowing 30-year-old men to prey on teenagers? You don’t believe that, Joel. You’re a parent, you don’t believe that.”

Pollak said that Cuomo, who is also a father, should know that sons will be exposed to allegations that “may or may not be true.” He said that there is a “lumping in” of accusations of illegal behavior for legal conduct.

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It was an open secret that teens should be wary of Moore in the 1970s while hanging out at a local mall. Police were also told to keep an eye on Moore at high school football games to keep him away from cheerleaders. A “shirtless” Moore was also known to try and pick up teens at a local YMCA. Fox News has tried to excuse the behavior by saying Moore hasn’t approached any teens “that we know of” since he got married. Moore first met his wife while attending her dance recital while she was in her teens. The two were married when she was 23 years-old.

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Reporting team that busted Trump’s tax secrets crumbles — thanks to ‘wrecking ball’ NYT journalist

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In October 2018, The New York Times published a landmark story on how President Donald Trump and his siblings committed large-scale tax fraud in the 1990s to maximize their inheritance.

Even for a story about Trump, who is seemingly invulnerable to financial scandal, it was hugely consequential — among other things, it led to Trump's sister resigning as a federal judge — and the reporters won a Pulitzer Prize for their efforts.

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Iran unbowed by US ‘insults’, says supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei

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Iran's supreme leader Ayatollah Ali Khamenei said Wednesday that his country remains unbowed by pressure exerted by the United States and its "insults" against the Islamic republic.

"The Iranian nation seeks dignity, independence and progress; that's why pressures by cruel enemies do not affect Iranians," Khamenei said in a speech to a crowd in Tehran.

"The graceful Iranian nation has been accused and insulted by the world's most vicious regime, the US, which is a source of wars, conflicts and plunder," he said, quoted by his office.

"The Iranian nation won't give up over such insults," said Khamenei.

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MSNBC’s Donny Deutsch shreds ‘pathetic circus figure’ Rudy Giuliani

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MSNBC's Donny Deutsch shredded Rudy Giuliani as a "pathetic" clown for continuing to trade out what was left of his reputation to serve President Donald Trump.

Giuliani dismissed special counsel Robert Mueller's upcoming congressional testimony, scheduled for July 17, as "totally useless," and "Morning Joe" host Joe Scarborough raked him over the coals.

"It's hard to believe this man ever ran a city like New York, let alone the fact that many people like myself consider him to be a very effect effective mayor," Scarborough said. "It's just a cynical, cynical, stupid thing for Rudy Giuliani to say."

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