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52 train wrecks John Kelly couldn’t stop — or started himself — POLITICO

22. Trump tweets that he is “a very stable genius”<p>After days of questions about his mental and physical health sparked by the Wolff book, Trump tweeted:<p>....Actually, throughout my life, my two greatest assets have been mental stability and being, like, really smart. Crooked Hillary Clinton also …

United States

Trump Sends Texas A Propaganda Video Instead Of Hurricane Harvey Preparedness Tips

The Trump White House is helping Texas prepare for Hurricane Harvey by releasing a propaganda video that shows Donald Trump walking through FEMA with …

Donald Trump

President Trump's 35 most eye-popping quotes in his interview with the New York Times

<b>(CNN) —</b> President Donald Trump sat down for a nearly hour-long interview with The New York Times -- you know, the one he has repeatedly called "failing" -- on Wednesday. And he went off on, well, everything.<p>While his comments about Attorney General Jeff Sessions drew the most attention, there are …

Donald Trump’s New York Times interview: 8 absurd things the president said

<b>(AP Photo/Evan Vucci, File)</b><p>Some takeaways from Trump’s weird, candid interview with the New York Times<p>Taylor Link<p>July 20, 2017 1:56pm (UTC)<p>President Donald Trump sat down with the failing New York Times this week in a candid interview about his first six months in the White House. Beyond his …

Prepare to be obsessed with the 'DuckTales' reboot thanks to this sneak peek

Lucky ducks at Disney's D23 Expo in Anaheim got a first look at the company's hotly-anticipated <i>DuckTales</i> reboot on Saturday — but never fear, <i>Mashable</i> …

Quitting Paris pact, Trump abdicates leadership of the free world

California Gov. Jerry Brown is flying to China today, partially filling a huge gap in leadership left by Donald Trump who, with his withdrawal from the Paris accord on climate change, has abdicated the American president's long-established role as leader of the free world. Brown characterized …

Donald Trump

Amazon hiring 5,000 work-from-home employees

Looking to work from home? Amazon wants you and 4,999 of your friends.<p>Amazon is creating 5,000 new part-time customer service jobs. The jobs pay …

How Politicians Force Doctors to Lie to Women

On Tuesday, the Texas Senate advanced a bill that would enable doctors to lie to pregnant patients about fetal deformities in order to coercively …

Watch S.N.L. Tear Into Ivanka Trump With a Wickedly Funny Faux Perfume Ad

Introducing Complicit: “the fragrance for the woman who could stop all of this, but won’t.”<p>It took several tries—and three impressionists—for <i>Saturday Night Live</i> to finally land on a <b>Donald Trump</b> interpretation that worked. The sketch show had similar trouble deciding how, exactly, it would take on</b> …

The secret to great fried chicken: Dunk in brine before dunking in oil

Of all the pain-in-the-ass dishes to cook at home, fried chicken ranks high. But unlike, say, slaving over your kitchen for a chocolate soufflé, the …

Recipes

Donald Trump’s tremendous Sermon on the Mount

The Lord is my shepherd. OK? Totally. Big league. He is a tremendous shepherd. The best. No comparison. I know more than most people about herding …

Trump’s rhetoric: a triumph of inarticulacy

His spelling and grammar are disastrous, he contradicts himself, trails into incoherence, never sounds dignified or recognisably presidential – but none of it does him any harm. In fact, it seems to help<p>‘It’s all fake news, it’s phoney stuff – it didn’t happen … I think we have one of the great …

Read the full transcript of President Obama's farewell speech

Here is an unedited transcript of President Obama's prepared remarks during his farewell address in Chicago, as provided by the White House.<p>---<p>It's good to be home. My fellow Americans, Michelle and I have been so touched by all the well-wishes we've received over the past few weeks. But tonight …

Political Science

The entire plot for Game of Thrones season 7 has been leaked online - dare you look?

Game of Thrones fans are now facing a difficult quandry: major revelations about characters including Sansa, Daenerys and Jon Snow are all within reach online in a colossal leak of plot spoilers for season 7.<p>Perhaps it was inevitable. Three weeks ago, some joker threw caution (and, presumably, the …

Trump Time Capsule #134: 'Trump Is a Monster! Vote for Trump!'

This is a day unlike any other I recall in many decades of watching and being involved in politics. The only possible comparison would be the tumult of the 1968 presidential campaign, and of the year 1968 in general. But the driving events back then were historically tragic (RFK, MLK, Tet and My …

73 Thoughts I Had Watching This Week's "Game Of Thrones," Including "Bye Felicia"

From now on, EVERYBODY LISTEN TO SANSA.<p>1. So the biggest event of the season is happening tonight, and here's what HBO Now currently looks like:<p>2. So that's awesome.<p>3. Guess I'll go make a snack.<p>4. How's everyone doing tonight? Good? Watching the NBA Finals?<p>5. Cool, cool.<p>6. So here we are, 46 …

Dear Abby

Add this post to your list of favorites!Reading Time: 18 minutes<p>Dear Abby,<p>We’ve never met before, so this may seem a bit odd, but I feel this is …

Smile Dog

Add this post to your list of favorites!Reading Time: 8 minutes<p>I first met in person with Mary E. in the summer of 2007. I had arranged with her …

The Russian Sleep Experiment

Add this post to your list of favorites!Reading Time: 8 minutes<p>Russian Sleep Experiment<p>Russian researchers in the late 1940s kept five people awake …

Brainwaves

Psychosis

<b>Sunday</b><p>I’m not sure why I’m writing this down on paper and not on my computer. I guess I’ve just noticed some odd things. It’s not that I don’t trust …

Mind

The Crawlspace

Add this post to your list of favorites!Reading Time: 15 minutes<p>[fvplayer src=”https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=CX-kuCgSQ74″ …

The Pastel Man

Add this post to your list of favorites!Reading Time: 21 minutes<p>Consider this a warning. In the event it ever comes to you during a moment of …