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‘Where does it stop?’: Right-wingers melt down after judge reveals Hannity is Michael Cohen’s mystery client

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As news outlets rushed to report that the president’s attorney Michael Cohen also represents pro-Trump Fox News host Sean Hannity, right-wingers struggled to figure out what the big deal is about the revelation.

As Vanity Fair‘s Tina Nguyen reported, “anger and stupefaction were the primary emotions on the far right Monday as the media raced to keep apace with a cascade of twists and turns in the Stormy-gate circus.”

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“So it has gone from Russia collusion, to a St. Petersburg troll farm, to Stormy Daniels,to Michael Cohen, and now, Sean Hannity?” a post written by Jim Hoft, the founder of the far-right Gateway Pundit blog, read. “Where does it stop and what the hell does this have to do with the Russia collusion?”

When Nguyen reached out to Pizzagate pundit Mike Cernovich, the former alt-right personality sarcastically responded “Oh my god, Sean Hannity didn’t declare or disclose that he was a client.”

“Nobody who likes Sean Hannity is going to care about that,” Cernovich told the writer.

Columinist Kurt Schlicter, who writes for the conservative Townhall blog, told Vanity Fair that although there may be “stuff that might be embarrassing” about the lawyer’s clients from the files the FBI seized from Cohen during last week’s raid, he doesn’t think there’s anything that’s likely to be “incriminating.”

“If these guys are this crime family why do you think they’d keep something incriminating around?” the Townhall columnist mused. “That’s just silly.”

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Companies owned by this billionaire GOP governor received up to $24 million in bailout loans

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Companies owned by West Virginia Gov. Jim Justice and his family received up to $24 million from one of the federal government’s key coronavirus economic relief programs, according to data made public Monday.

At least six companies from Justice’s empire showed up on the list of Paycheck Protection Program aid recipients released by the Small Business Administration.

The Greenbrier Hotel Corporation, Justice’s firm that owns and operates the iconic luxury resort, received a loan of between $5 million and $10 million.

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Trump friends and family cleared for millions in small business bailout

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Businesses tied to President Donald Trump’s family and associates stand to receive as much as $21 million in government loans designed to shore up payroll expenses for companies struggling amid the coronavirus pandemic, according to federal data released Monday.

A hydroponic lettuce farm backed by Trump’s eldest son, Donald Jr., applied for at least $150,000 in Small Business Administration funding. Albert Hazzouri, a dentist frequently spotted at Mar-a-Lago, asked for a similar amount. A hospital run by Maria Ryan, a close associate of Trump lawyer and former mayor Rudy Giuliani, requested more than $5 million. Several companies connected to the president’s son-in-law and White House adviser, Jared Kushner, could get upward of $6 million.

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World War Z author: Donald Trump is ‘a homicidal buffoon’ who has committed ‘a type of war crime against the American people’

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The United States is stuck in a real-time dystopian nightmare that is all too real.

The coronavirus pandemic continues to spread across the country with more than 130,000 Americans killed by the disease. The country is led by a neofascist regime that is actively trying to hurt its citizens through willful neglect and malevolence. The United States is in the midst of an economic collapse which will rival if not surpass the Great Depression. Yet, the very richest Americans are profiting from the economic chaos and human pain and overall destruction caused by the coronavirus pandemic.

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