Senator Josh Hawley Calls for Banning of TikTok After Mind-Blowing Admission by CEO

During a hearing held by the House Energy and Commerce Committee on Thursday, TikTok's CEO Shou Zi Chew stated that the term "spying" is inappropriate when referring to the accusations of Chinese surveillance of Americans via his company's social media platform.

Chew was questioned by Representative Neal Dunn (R-FL) regarding whether ByteDance, the parent company of TikTok, has engaged in spying on American citizens.

“I don’t think that ‘spying’ is the right way to describe it,” Chew said.

Dunn inquired about a news report that stated the FBI and Justice Department are currently investigating ByteDance. This came after the company confirmed the termination of four employees for using the controversial app to track the location of two journalists in the United States.

The national security and privacy concerns related to TikTok have escalated in Washington, DC, with lawmakers considering an outright ban of the app or implementing privacy legislation to address these concerns. Some have suggested that TikTok should be separated from ByteDance.

Count Senator Josh Hawley (R-MO) among those looking to ban the popular app. Hawley shared a tweet that states the CCP has the ability to manipulate TikTok content and captioned it "Then we all agree. Now ban it."

While House lawmakers were questioning the TikTok CEO, Senator Thom Tillis (R-NC) urged his fellow lawmakers to refrain from using TikTok. He went on to describe the app as one of the “biggest geopolitical threats America has ever faced.”

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White House Press Secretary Slips Up, Calls President Biden Wrong Name in Telling Mistake

During a press briefing on Thursday, the White House press secretary, Karine Jean-Pierre, made a mistake by accidentally referring to President Biden as "President Obama."

As Jean-Pierre was making announcements at the beginning of the briefing, her slip of the tongue caused a burst of laughter and surprise among the press corps.

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Chick-fil-A Invents New Sandwich NO ONE is Going to Buy

Despite my usual preference for ordering the same meal at Chick-fil-A, the chain's latest creation has piqued my interest. The fast-food restaurant has announced that it will trial a "Cauliflower Sandwich" at select locations in various markets.

Chick-fil-A, known for its focus on chicken, is promoting the new sandwich as "plant-forward." The restaurant says that the sandwich's creation was the result of a multi-year endeavor, with the company's chefs working to develop and refine the recipe.

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'Biden Showered With His Daughter': White House Com Team Under Fire After Sharing Tweet

On Wednesday, Andrew Bates, the White House deputy press secretary, faced criticism for sharing a video from a social media account that ridiculed President Joe Biden.

Bates distributed a video of White House press secretary Karine Jean-Pierre that had previously been uploaded by Greg Price, a former Daily Caller social media coordinator who now serves as senior digital strategist at XStrategies LLC. Prior to sharing the clip, Price had briefly changed his account username to "Joe Biden Showered With His Daughter," resulting in the label appearing beneath Bates' post.

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Senator Joe Manchin Makes Major Announcement About His Political Future

On Wednesday, Senator Joe Manchin, a Democrat from West Virginia, revealed that he has made a decision regarding his political aspirations for the 2024 election cycle and has ruled out a presidential run.

"I'm not running for President of the United States," Manchin said to MetroNews during a radio interview broadcast from the State Capitol of West Virginia.

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Megyn Kelly Explains Why Kim Kardashian Was Booed at the Rams Game

Megyn Kelly went nuclear while describing why reality star Kim Kardashian was booed at the Los Angeles Rams game on Sunday.

During her podcast "The Megyn Kelly Show," she was speaking with political commentator Andrew Sullivan. The two discussed how Sullivan's piece on the passing of Queen Elizabeth II. Kelly mentioned how Sullivan's piece talked about how narcissism is everywhere and how people like Kardashian were once revered as a "false god."

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Joy Behar Gives Crazy Reason For Why Train Disaster Happened in East Palestine

On Thursday, Joy Behar insinuated that the inhabitants of East Palestine were receiving appropriate consequences, or at least the ones they had selected, in light of the catastrophic train derailment that took place approximately three weeks prior.

Following the derailment and crash, which involved multiple cars carrying hazardous materials, residents have expressed concern about the possibility of chemicals permeating the soil and fumes from ensuing fires contaminating the air and water supply for an extended period of time, potentially lasting several months or years.

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