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BUSTED: Voice of America reporter outed as Trump-loving Reddit user who called journalist April Ryan a ‘caged gorilla’

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Former Reddit user UncleSam4200 used to brag about being a Washington reporter and even joked that his career would be in hot water if he was ever outed, but expressed doubt that he’d ever be found out.

Now, Mediaite has revealed the former fixture on the pro-Trump subreddit r/TheDonald, is a reporter named Josh Fatzick — and is employed by Voice of America, the government’s overseas news broadcast.

Prior to deleting his account, Fatzick was a frequent user of racist, homophobic and transphobic slurs. He would “jokingly” refer to black people as “apes” and call people he disagreed with “f*ggot” and “tr*nny.”

Using information about his college, sports preferences and former employment at the right-wing Daily Caller website, Mediaite tracked Fatzick down — and discovered that he often made his bigoted posts and comments while working his taxpayer-subsidized job.

“That’s why I have a job where I can spend most of my day making mindless Reddit comments,” he reportedly admitted.

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Fatzick apparently used to enjoy criticizing liberal media figures, a harkening back to his days at the Caller.

“OF F*CKING COURSE Affirmative Action April has to start screeching like a god damn caged gorilla at the first mention of African Americans,” he wrote once, referencing veteran White House correspondent April Ryan.

Discussing a segment in which a Fox News sports writer infamously began discussing breasts on CNN, Fatzick then took aim at host Brooke Baldwin’s body, claiming “she’s just mad cuz shes got itty bitty titties [sic]” and that she’s “f*cking r*tarded.”

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Fatzick claimed to hate Asian women and regularly made derogatory comments about former First Lady Michelle Obama, and also made numerous sexist comments — in one instance, he called his girlfriend’s mother a “c*nt.” In another, he demanded a woman who posted a bikini selfie to “SHOW YOUR F*CKING TITS!”

“Voice of America has zero tolerance for public or personal racist, sexist, or politically biased social media communications. Our policies make it very clear that such behavior is prohibited. We are investigating these reports as quickly as possible and will respond accordingly,” VOA Director Amanda Bennett said in a statement. “In the meantime, the individual in question has been placed on administrative leave pending the outcome of the investigation.”

(Note: Updated with a statement from VOA)


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Jeffrey Epstein spent almost all of his time abusing underage girls: ‘It was his full-time job,’ says victim’s lawyer

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Jeffrey Epstein apparently did nothing but sexually abuse underage girls, according to one victim's attorney.

The sources of the financier's wealth are murky, as he had only one known client -- women's clothing magnate Les Wexner -- but attorney Brad Edwards said that seems to have freed Epstein up to engage in nonstop predatory conduct, reported Vanity Fair.

“It was his full-time job,” said attorney Brad Edwards. “We have not found anyone who has provided information about a legitimate business he was engaged [in].”

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Jeffrey Epstein’s IT consultant reveals he saw girls who ‘couldn’t have more than 15 or 16’ on private island

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ABC News broke a story just after midnight Thursday about a former IT consultant of Jeffrey Epstein's who resigned because he couldn't take some of the things he was seeing on Epstein's private island compound.

The island, which has been called "pedophile island" by locals, had "topless women everywhere.

"There were photos of topless women everywhere," said contractor Steve Scully, who began working for Epstein in 1999 and continued for six years. "On his desk, in his office, in his bedroom."

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‘Names are going to start coming out’: New report says more elites will be exposed in the Epstein case — and ‘DC is on edge’

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Will other powerful people — presumably men — get taken down as a result of the sex trafficking case against Jeffrey Epstein?

That’s the hope of many closer followers of the story, but it’s far from clear what, if any, fallout there will be. Epstein’s connections to Presidents Bill Clinton and Donald Trump have raised suspicions about potential evidence of their wrongdoing, such suspicions remain unproven. Alan Dershowitz has already faced accusations of being involved in Epstein’s crimes, though he denies the charge vigorously.

But a new report from Vanity Fair’s Gabriel Sherman says that “DC is on edge” over the Epstein case, and any elites who have run in his circles could be involved. Dozens of girls, if not more, are believed to be involved in his alleged sex trafficking, and lawyers for some of the women who have accused Epstein are strongly suggesting that other high-profile figures will be implicated.

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