There's a Trump/Ukraine Quid Pro Quo Hiding in Plain Sight

Rolling StoneDonald Trump has insisted, repeatedly, that was no quid pro quo in his administration's negotiations with the Ukranians and his pressing Ukrainian president Volodymyr Zelensky for the “favor.” But there's a quid pro quo hiding in plain sight in the cache of text ...

October 4th 2019


Trump Denies Quid Pro Quo for Ukraine, but Envoys Had Their Doubts

The New York TimesWASHINGTON — President Trump has repeatedly denied that there was any quid pro quo attached to his pressure on Ukraine to investigate his political enemies, but a new batch of text messages released late Thursday night indicated that his own ...

October 4th 2019


Even Trump Can't Turn Down a Nickelback Joke (but Twitter Did)

The New York TimesIn a tweet on Wednesday, President Trump addressed his social media followers with four words, all caps: “LOOK AT THIS PHOTOGRAPH!” Under that was a video showing Chad Kroeger, the lead singer of the Canadian postgrunge rock band Nickelback, ...

October 3rd 2019


Welcome to the Resistance, Nickelback

Vanity FairIn the meme, the maker edits a photo into a frame that Nickelback frontman Chad Kroeger holds up like he's a cop showing his badge as he sings, “Look at this photograph,” the first words of the band's 2005 single “Photograph.” Please read that line, and the ...

October 3rd 2019


Trump has started a meme fight with Nickelback and the band is winning

MashableIt's 2019 and in a giant plot twist the band Nickelback has found itself at a pivotal moment in its career. After years of being ridiculed for simply not being so great, I guess, Nickelback has been given the chance to stand up to the President of the United States.

October 3rd 2019


Nickelback brings a swift end to Trump 'Photograph' tweet

The VergeLess than 12 hours after Trump used the Nickelback Photograph meme in an apparent attempt to deflect attention from the rapidly developing impeachment proceedings against him, Twitter has removed the video from its platform. Now, underneath Trump's ...

October 3rd 2019


Twitter removes Trump's Nickelback video after copyright complaint

CNNWashington (CNN) Twitter removed a video meme President Donald Trump tweeted Wednesday after getting a copyright complaint about the video, which contained an altered music clip from the rock band Nickelback. Trump's tweet has not been removed, ...

October 3rd 2019