NOW COMES the “media matters playbook” designed to derail conservative political thinking and to depose right-wing opinion-makers.

According to the Media Equalizer website, “Democracy Matters: Strategic Plan for Action” is described as a 49-page document marked “private & confidential,” in which four left-leaning partners lay out the plan to elevate obstructionism and foment the erosion of conservative politics and government.

The so-called playbook lists four leftist partners backed by — who else? — billionaire disruptor George Soros:

Media Matters
American Bridge 21st Century
Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in Washington

So, be careful about what you hear and read in the “news.” And be mindful that it’s always a good idea to evaluate the source of what you are reading or listening to.

IN A MOVE worth saluting, the Pentagon has granted permission to armed-forces authorities at more than 130 U.S. military installations across the nation to shoot down private and commercial drones that could endanger aviation safety or pose other threats to national security, Reuters is reporting.

It’s a move long overdue. Consider it part of the Trump strategy to drain the swamp of undesirable people and activities. Another consideration: Domestic airspace could be clogged with as many as 1.6 million commercial drones by 2021.

UNDER THE HEADING of “disgusting and despicable,” girls who appear to be as young as 5 years old have walked the runway in a Victoria’s Secret–style fashion show in China, reports Yahoo online. The show reportedly took place at a shopping mall in Chengdu City, in southwest China’s Sichuan province.

If you’re outraged, as many mothers are, aim your iPhone and iPad arrows at tasteless celebrity Kim Kardashian, who deflected a lot of venom after she displayed her new children’s line of fashion on Snapchat in July.