Early one morning in 2011, retired Florida firefighter Mark Taylor was wrestling with another bout of insomnia. After years working at Orlando’s busy Station 2, Taylor struggled with depression, suicidal thoughts and symptoms of PTSD.Taylor says he also was being visited by demons, angels, even God. And on that sleepless morning, God gave him a surprising prophecy: “The Spirit of God says I’ve chosen this man Donald Trump for such a time as this.”“The Trump Prophecy,” a movie showing here and in 1,200 theaters nationwide Tuesday and Thursday, claims God’s intervention decided the 2016 election, not Hillary hatred, white anger, Russian interference or low voter turnout.Producer Rick Eldridge says his movie has a clear purpose: “Our end goal is to get people in theaters and see a film that will reignite patriotism and call people to pray for our country and leadership.”The film probably won’t change the minds of the many … [Read more...] about “The Trump Prophecy” movie claims God chose U.S. president
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Sinclair Broadcast Group, the conservative-leaning, Hunt Valley-based television news conglomerate, made waves recently when it distributed a script to local anchors at all its stations admonishing the media for sharing unverified, fake news — a move some viewed as propaganda in President Donald Trump’s ongoing war on unflattering coverage.For those who need a refresher: What is Sinclair, anyway?The company, founded by Julian Sinclair Smith, started as a single radio station in Baltimore and moved into television with the creation of WBFF Fox45 in 1971. It consolidated its operations in Baltimore, Pittsburgh and Columbus, Ohio, in the 1980s, went public in 1995 — and has since grown into a nearly 200-station local media behemoth.Some quick facts:» The company owns 193 television stations and 614 channels across 89 U.S. markets.» Its pending $3.9 billion merger with Tribune Media — The TV side of former Baltimore Sun parent company Tribune Co. — … [Read more...] about What is Sinclair Broadcast Group, and why is it in the news?
source Oliver Contreras-Pool/Getty Since he announced his bid for the presidency in June 2015, Donald Trump steadily accrued the support of a number of celebrities – some of whom are more notable than others. In the run-up to his 2016 presidential election, Trump earned a variety of endorsements in the entertainment world, from former sports stars like Mike Tyson and Dennis Rodman to musicians like Kid Rock and Ted Nugent. Most recently, Roseanne Barr has sparked controversy for her vocal support of President Trump (and her promotion of far-right conspiracy theories). Here are 31 celebrities who have supported President Trump: Roseanne Barr Trump’s most vocal celebrity supporter of late, Roseanne Barr has a history of tweeting her support of the president. “4 those who wonder-back in the day when I was called a ‘liberal’ by journalists, I used to answer-‘I’m not a Liberal, I’m a radical’ & … [Read more...] about 31 celebrities who have publicly supported Donald Trump
President Donald Trump continued his offensive on Tuesday against CNN, NBC, ABC, and CBS while defending Sinclair Broadcast Group, which many see as pushing a pro-Trump narrative. Sinclair Broadcast Group was the subject of a viral video that showed it had forced 200 anchors on local news TV stations repeating the same speech about “false news,” one of Trump’s pet causes. Sinclair since defended itself, saying it didn’t target any specific media outlets as being pushers of fake news, but instead was addressing conspiracy theories and outright falsehoods, like the “Pizzagate” controversy. President Donald Trump continued his offensive on Tuesday against CNN, NBC, ABC, and CBS while defending Sinclair Broadcast Group, which was recently revealed to have forced anchors at local news stations to have read a speech about “false news,” one of Trump’s pet causes. “The Fake News Networks, those that knowingly have a sick and … [Read more...] about Trump trashes CNN, NBC, ABC, and CBS while defending allegedly pro-Trump local news corporate owner
caption A screenshot of the viral Deadspin mashup of Sinclair anchors reciting the same speech about “false news.” source Twitter Sinclair Broadcast Group responded to reports that it has been doing President Donald Trump’s bidding by forcing its news anchors to read a script on-air criticizing bias in the media. Scott Livingston, Sinclair’s senior vice president, sent a memo to employees on Monday, defending the company’s actions and pointing out critics’ hypocrisy. Trump also weighed into the controversy, tweeting a defense of Sinclair and tearing into CNN and NBC News. Sinclair Broadcast Group responded Monday to the controversy that erupted this weekend over its decision to require news anchors from its roughly 200 local TV stations in the US to read a message about bias and fake stories in the news media. “I know many of you and your … [Read more...] about Sinclair calls out critics and defends its decision to force news anchors to recite ‘false news’ speech after video goes viral