Michelle Fields, a reporter who was allegedly manhandled by Donald Trump’s campaign manager Corey Lewandowski last week, resigned from Breitbart Sunday night, along with editor-at-large Ben Shapiro. Breitbart has cravenly questioned Fields’ story over the last week, even though photos, videos, and an eyewitness account have corroborated it.
If you thought that, ten years after the debut of Stephen Colbert's satirical conservative character "Stephen Colbert" on his satirical television show The Colbert Report, conservatives would both understand the joke and be over it, you would be wrong. Today, ex-Breitbart editor Ben Shapiro accuses Colbert of "political blackface."
Last week, Breitbart.com Editor-at-Large Ben Shapiro, citing Senate sources, claimed that "one of the reasons that President Barack Obama's nominee for Secretary of Defense, Chuck Hagel, has not turned over requested documents on his sources of foreign funding is that one of the names listed is a group purportedly called 'Friends of Hamas.'"