Oh noes!!!! It’s Melania-Gate!!!!!

Katie bar the door! It’s Melania-Gate!!!

CNN’s GIGANTIC headline this morning was in even bigger lettering than their headline after three police officers were ambushed in Baton Rouge on Sunday.

Melania-Gate

Yes, I’m sure you’ve heard by now that Melania Trump borrowed some language from Michelle Obama’s 2008 Democrat Convention speech.

Here’s the clip of the similar portion:

 
Whoops. Um. That appears to be the wrong clip.

Sorry. My bad. I heard “plagiarism” and “Obama speech” and just made an honest mistake.

Let’s see if I can find it.

Ah, yes. Here we are.


 
I’m sorry. Were they similar? I’m not saying they weren’t, but honestly, whenever I have to watch Michelle Obama speak, I tend to, out of self-preservation, suffer hysterical blindness coupled by a loud roaring in my ears.

I’m not saying it wasn’t kind of stupid for Melania Trump to use Michelle Obama’s nonsensical, deeply disingenuous tripe as a template. It was. But, just a reminder. The First Lady is not a position of authority. The First Lady is not an elected office, nor is it an official Presidential appointment. She’s the wife of the President. That’s it.

For CNN to splash that headline across their main page as though Melania Trump committed some crime is a little over the top.

I mean, it isn’t like Melania mishandled classified information and did favors for foreign governments in exchange for hefty donations to the Donald Trump Foundation.

Let’s be honest here. For journalists to act like their hair is on fire because Melania Trump’s speech was not original is a little like the pot calling the kettle black.

If you are a regular listener to Rush Limbaugh, you know his frequently used “Media Montage” audio clips where he shows how a dozen or so television news people will utter the exact same words when reporting on a story — almost as if they are given the Democrat Talking Point playbook in advance.

Regular content-borrowers who live in glass houses shouldn’t throw stones my friends.

If journalists weren’t able to “borrow” from other writers, the major newspapers would be a one-page flyer and 24-hour cable news would be 7 hours and twenty-two minutes.

Look, CNN is making this into Melania-Gate for one reason and one reason only. They believe it will help them discredit Donald Trump and give Hillary a win in November. In a world with honest reporting from a Free Press, this would have warranted a small blurb before the news moved on to stories that are actually, well, newsworthy.

But we don’t have honest reporting.

And we don’t have a Free Press.

We have a Democrat/Media Complex hell-bent on framing every narrative in just the right way to advance the agenda of the Left.

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6 thoughts on “Oh noes!!!! It’s Melania-Gate!!!!!

  • July 19, 2016 at 8:44 am
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    I’m shocked….disappointed….and demand immediate criminal charges be brought against Melania Trump……and as soon as I stop laughing my ass off and wiping the tears from my face and catch my breath and put Ben Gay on my stomach muscles from being bent over in hysterical fits of laughter , if I’m able to, I’ll tell ya why.

    ..if comparisons are to be made, one must first throw out the elements of grace, elegance and style to have the comparison be on a level playing field…and once those are thrown out your left with nothing but a beautiful human being and a junk yard dawg…

  • July 19, 2016 at 12:25 pm
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    if you do some checking , you will find that the phrases they say Melania plagiarized, were also plagiarized my Michelle.

    a few examples
    .
    “You must work hard to get what you want.”― Lailah Gifty Akita
    .
    Michelle.”…that you work hard for what you want in life…”
    .
    Melania.”…that you work hard for what you want in life…”
    —-Michelle writer stole from Lialah and Melania writer stole from both.
    .
    .
    “Become that rare person where people know that your word is your bond and you’re going to do exactly what you say you’re going to do”. John W. Rogers, Jr.
    .
    Michelle.
    that your word is your bond and you do what you say you’re going to do” Michele’s writer stole this.Busted
    .
    Melania.”your word is your bond and you do what you say and keep your promise”
    first part stolen from John W. Rogers Jr.

  • July 19, 2016 at 2:13 pm
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    After 5,000 years, everything that could be said has been and the words combined in every possible way. Thus everything said by everybody is derivative to some degree. Even what I just wrote has probably been said by someone else already.

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