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Jon Stewart Surfaced To Tear Into Trump: ‘In The President’s Defense, He Is A Terrible Person’

With all of the ongoing turmoil in this country, which only continues to grow now that <i>actual Nazis</i> have become empowered, one voice sorely being missed in the fray is Jon Stewart. Although thankfully, when the former <i>Daily Show</i> host (who also has a stand-up special forthcoming) does pop up, such as …

This is what happens when NASA engineers hold a pumpkin-carving competition

It feels like it's been Halloween for weeks, but (fun fact here) it's actually only Halloween <i>today</i>. So although you may be suffering from spooky-fatigue, you've got one last chance to enjoy the season. You could put up some decorations, buy some sweets for trick-or-treaters, and maybe even carve a …

Bernie Sanders Says What The Media Won't: Trump Is A Gutless Political Coward

Sen. Bernie Sanders hammered Donald Trump for being a gutless political coward who is afraid to run on his own ideas after it was reported that the …

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Here are 281 things Donald Trump has insulted during his presidential campaign

From the flashiest celeb to the loneliest egg, everybody on Twitter has wasted a tweet here and there complaining about some stupid thing. Most of us …

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What We Know About Friday's Cyber Attack That Broke The Internet

The massive outages on Friday may be an ominous sign for the future if we all do not make big changes.<p>On Friday, many popular websites and mobile apps experienced repeated outages, the result of a massive hacker attack. Here is what we know so far about:<p>What happened?<p>Someone launched a massive …

Relationships: 5 Amazing Things That Happen to Your Body When You Fall in Love

Ever feel like you're addicted to being in love? You're not alone. Studies have shown that love can do miraculous things to the body and even mimic symptoms of drug addiction. Butterflies in the stomach and elevated mood are just some of the things that happen to the brain and the body when one …

10 Habits to Improve Your Morning Energy & Productivity - OLBlog

“How can I become more productive?” is a question that will continue to always come up. Start your day with habits that enhance productivity and …

Donald Trump is the white boomers’ last gasp — believe it or not, the future looks brighter

<b>(Reuters/Jim Urquhart)</b><p>The embattled GOP nominee represents the last stand for an entire generation of conservative white men — RIP!<p>David Masciotra<p>October 23, 2016 11:00am (UTC)<p>The presidential election of 2016 has not involved a public policy debate as much as it has chronicled the ongoing struggle …

Pre-review: Final Fantasy 15’s first 15 hours

Square’s next epic RPG was worth the wait<p>After all this time, it feels impossible that I’m about to write these words, but here it goes: <i>Final Fantasy 15</i> is good. In its first 15 hours, at least, it’s <i>very</i> good.<p><i>Final Fantasy 15</i> was first announced a whopping <i>ten years ago</i>, at the time going under the …

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The Meteor Shower of the Decade Is Coming Tonight

Astronomers predict next week's meteor shower will have twice as many meteors as normal.<p>If you find yourself outside during the night next Thursday, don't forget to look up. On August 11 and 12, the biggest meteor shower of the year, the Perseids, will be lighting up the night sky, and this year …

The Democratic Party Is Not One of Inclusiveness

Anyone who tells you the Democratic Party is united is lying. A bitter and hard-fought primary between Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders is only the …

Why people who really wanted Brexit will regret it most

Parliament would never have let this happen.<p>And yet, Britain is now in the process of leaving the European Union and, if a deal is not made otherwise, its trade agreements. This result comes out of Thursday night’s Brexit referendum, where the British voters decided to part ways with the E.U. It …

American cynicism is reaching a boiling point, and the corrupt electoral system is to blame

<b>Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton (AP/Chris Carlson/Reuters/Andrew Innerarity/Photo montage by Salon)</b><p>Fed up with politicians overall, Americans are not excited about either Trump or Hillary in the White House<p>Conor Lynch<p>June 11, 2016 2:45am (UTC)<p>In a recent Quinnipiac University survey released earlier …

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Read Elizabeth Warren's Speech Blasting Trump as a 'Total Disgrace'

Massachusetts Sen. Elizabeth Warren berated presumptive Republican nominee Donald Trump and the rest of his party in a speech on Thursday—the same …

A poor brain is as worthy as a rich brain: psychotherapy faces a privilege problem

A study showing psychotherapists are less likely to offer appointments to working-class people comes as researchers say poor communities and communities of colour grapple with inordinate levels of trauma<p>When Terrell Jermaine Starr, a high-profile 35-year-old political reporter, entered therapy for …

Why People Suddenly Love Barack Obama Again

In comparison to the current crop of candidates, the sitting president is starting to look better and better.<p>Like the cute but overlooked friend waiting in the wings in every boilerplate romantic comedy, Barack Obama, it turns out, is the president America has always been in love with—it just …

President Obama and Anthony Bourdain Ate a $6 Meal in Vietnam

President Barack Obama stopped for a meal with celebrity chef Anthony Bourdain on the first leg of the President’s historic Asia trip. The President …

Simple brain hack from Harvard can stop you forgetting important tasks

Remembering to turn the gas off, or water the plants before a weekend away, can prove an impossible feat when the mind is churning with other tasks.<p>But Harvard University has uncovered a simple ‘brain hack’ to bring back those forgotten to-do lists - the mental equivalent of tying a piece of string …

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Should the government weed out ignorant voters?

By Ilya Somin<p>Contributor, The Volokh Conspiracy<p>In a recent <i>Washington Post</i> column, David Harsanyi proposes that the government create a test to weed out ignorant voters:<p>Never have so many people with so little knowledge made so many consequential decisions for the rest of us.A person need only …

The joke was that Obama wasn't joking

The White House Correspondents' Dinner has become a strange event. It is, ostensibly, an evening when the president and the press can come together to share a few lighthearted laughs. But it's evolved into a recital of brutal truths — albeit one neither side ever really admits happened.<p>The joke of …

Triton Artificial Gills, Underwater Breathing Apparatus (video)

If you are looking to swim underwater for short amounts of time at relatively shallow depths, you may be interested in a new device called Triton …

Real Talk About How Much It Actually Costs To Travel The World

Everyone these days seem to be telling you to travel. Quit the grind. Meet people. Enrich your life. See the world. But no one ever likes to talk about money. They expect you to figure that bit out on your own.<p>Travel isn’t free and it’s not always easy, either. Sometimes it’s expensive and hard at …

This Breathtaking Chart Shows Just How Far Humans Have Ventured into Space

At least, how far our probes have explored.<p>The solar system is big. It may stretch out up to a light year across, depending on the outer boundary of the Oort Cloud. But considering it's barely been 50 years since humanity has launched objects into space, it's amazing where we've been able to …

13 Things Introverts Still Wish You Understood About Them

If you ever needed an excuse to stay home and do nothing, today you have it, because Jan. 2 is World Introvert Day. Although not an official holiday, …

Which generation has it worse?

<b>(CNN) —</b> <i>Editor's Note: Generation whining has become nearly a national pastime. Millennials</i> <i>say they have it the worst.</i> <i>Generation X</i> <i>feels neglected.</i> <i>Baby boomers</i> <i>are tired of being called narcissistic. In</i> <i>articles</i> and cartoons everywhere -- from CNN to <i>The New York Times</i> <i>to Gizmodo</i> <i>and beyond -- critics</i> …

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This gigantic Nutella fried ice cream ball will have you salivating for days

For a fried ice cream newbie, the idea of a grapefruit-sized ball of Nutella and vanilla fried ice cream adorned with crushed Maltesers is …

Elon Musk: You’ll be able to summon your Tesla from anywhere in 2018

Yesterday, Tesla Motors released software update 7.1 for the Model S and Model X, an update that allows the electric cars to park themselves while you stand by and watch in awe. Today, CEO Elon Musk made a bold prediction: In 2018, this feature will work anywhere that cars can drive.<p>Called Summon, …

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The man who studies the spread of ignorance

How do people or companies with vested interests spread ignorance and obfuscate knowledge? Georgina Kenyon finds there is a term which defines this phenomenon.<p><i>This story is featured in BBC Future’s “Best of 2016” collection. Discover more of our picks.</i><p>In 1979, a secret memo from the tobacco …

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Oregon standoff? Call it a 'Y'all Qaeda' attack, say Internet users

<b>(CNN) —</b> Dozens of heavily armed white people have taken over a federal government building in Oregon, so why aren't they being called — you know, terrorists?<p>That's the question Internet users are asking after anti-government protesters, some armed with semi-automatic weapons, seized control over a …

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