* AG Fired, Trump’s Monday Night Massacre, Language of Lying, Psychology of Narcissism (2017-01-31)

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1. The language of lying – Noah Zandan (2014-11-03)


TED-Ed – “We hear anywhere from 10 to 200 lies a day. And although we’ve spent much of our history coming up with ways to detect these lies by tracking physiological changes in their tellers, these methods have proved unreliable. Is there a more direct approach? Noah Zandan uses some famous examples of lying to illustrate how we might use communications science to analyze the lies themselves. View full lesson: http://ed.ted.com/lessons/the-language-of-lying-noah-zandan”

1. Trump adviser: Obama appointee betrayed her office, country (2017-01-30)


Fox News – “Senior adviser Stephen Miller tells Tucker Pres. Trump fired Acting Attorney General Sally Yates, an Obama admin. holdover, because she refused to enforce Trump’s executive refugee and immigration ban – and was therefore betraying the Constitution #Tucker”

2. The psychology of narcissism – W. Keith Campbell (2016-02-23)


TED-Ed – “Narcissism isn’t just a personality type that shows up in advice columns; it’s actually a set of traits classified and studied by psychologists. But what causes it? And can narcissists improve on their negative traits? W. Keith Campbell describes the psychology behind the elevated and sometimes detrimental self-involvement of narcissists. View full lesson: http://ed.ted.com/lessons/the-psychology-of-narcissism-w-keith-campbell”

2. Trump fires acting AG after she refuses refugee order (2017-01-30)


Fox News – “White House statement: Acting Attorney General Sally Yates, a holdover from the Obama administration, was weak on border and betrayed her office and her country.”

3. President Trump fires acting Attorney General Sally Yates after defying executive order (2017-01-30)


CBS News – “The White House relieved acting Attorney General Sally Yates of her duties after she told the Justice Department not to defend President Trump’s executive order on immigration. Creative Director of MediaDC Michael Graham and New York Times reporter Yamiche Alcindor join CBSN to break down the latest.”

3. Judge Robert Bork explains why he agreed to fire Watergate Special Prosecutor Archibald Cox [in what became known as the ‘Saturday Night Massacre’] (2008-12-01)


Richard Nixon Library – “Robert Bork recorded interview by Tim Naftali, December 1, 2008, the Richard Nixon Oral History Project of the Richard Nixon Presidential Library and Museum.”

* Quebec Mosque Attack, Extreme Vetting, NSC Changes, Yemen Raid (2017-01-30)

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1. Several Dead In Quebec Mosque Attack (2017-01-30)


Radio Free Europe/Radio Liberty – “Police in Quebec City said six people were killed and eight injured in a shooting at a local mosque during prayer time. Originally published at http://www.rferl.org/a/several-dead-in-quebec-mosque-attack/28267359.html”

1. Judge Jeanine: Like it or not, laws are getting enforced (2017-01-28)


Fox News – “It’s time to put an end to sanctuary cities.”

2. Trump’s refugee ban triggers wide condemnation in Europe (2017-01-29)


Al Jazeera English – “US President Donald Trump’s executive order has ignited strong criticism from Europe.”

2. Officials: US service member killed in Yemen raid (2017-01-29)


Fox News – “Pentagon officials report that the US led a raid against Al Qaeda fighters.”

3. McCain, Rice express concern over NSC changes (2017-01-29)


CNN – “Sen. John McCain (R-AZ) and former National Security Adviser Susan Rice express concern about changes to the National Security Council.”

3. Muslim activist explains why she supports extreme vetting (2017-01-29)


Fox News – “Co-founder of the Muslim Reform Movement shares her view.”