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Sarah Hyland Just Shared A "Painful" Selfie After Being Hospitalized For A Kidney Condition

"This is my face that was torn from work against my will."

Social Media

Mike Huckabee wants to make sure you remember that he’s racist, too

Don't worry, Mike. We hadn't forgotten.<p>Saturday morning on Twitter, former Arkansas governor and current Fox News contributor Mike Huckabee sent out …

Donald Trump

Her tweet echoed Sarah Huckabee Sanders, but her story had a much different ending

They both got kicked out of a Washington, D.C. area restaurant on Friday night. But only one suffered unjust treatment.<p>While White House press …

Donald Trump

Uproar over artist’s painting of God as a black woman

“The Creation of Adam” is one of the most famous works of art ever created — and one of the most copied, remixed and parodied. But a Chicago artist’s …

Art

Source for Trump's specious claim of 63,000 immigrant murders? A congressman's blog

All right. Settle in for a bit and maybe swipe over to the calculator app on your phone. We're about to go on quite a numeric roller coaster ride.<p>President Donald Trump shifted the gears of his immigration rhetoric a bit Friday, hoping to reclaim the momentum lost after having to publicly backtrack …

Immigration

The woman who dissected the absurdity of racism through science fiction

Science fiction allowed for freedom, the legendary writer Octavia E. Butler believed.<p>“There are no closed doors, no walls. The only rule is, if you use science, you should use it accurately,” she told Charlie Rose in 2000, when asked why she chose to write in the genre. “You can look at, examine, …

Science Fiction

An Artist Fixed Melania Trump's Jacket And Gave It To 'A Real First Lady'

New York illustrator Justin Teodoro wanted it to reflect the public outrage over family separations at the border.<p>New York artist Justin Teodoro has felt angry, saddened and disgusted by President Donald Trump’s zero tolerance policy that has left thousands of immigrant children separated from …

Donald Trump

Watch: Sinclair forced its TV stations to air pro-Trump propaganda on family separation

“While some of the concern is real, a lot of it is politically driven by the liberals in politics and the media.”<p>The Sinclair Broadcasting Group — the pro-Trump media conglomerate — is taking over local television. And it’s now using its reach to spread a counternarrative that the media and …

Immigration

Trump Aide Stephen Miller, Meet Your Great-Grandfather, Who Flunked His Naturalization Test

A photo of Nison (aka Max) Miller stares out from the screen, sullen and stern, in faded black and white. “Order of Court Denying Petition” is the title of the government form dated “14th November 1932,” to which it is attached, the one in which Miller is applying for naturalization as an American …

Immigration

President Donald Trump asked NFL players who to pardon. Here’s how they responded

The president wanted recommendations. He got them from the Players’ Coalition.<p>President Donald Trump has continued to attack NFL players for kneeling during the national anthem to raise awareness of racial inequality even after the league implemented a new policy requiring players to stand for the …

Donald Trump

Microsoft launches ambitious blockchain project to help creators get paid

It seems that Microsoft isn’t done experimenting with blockchain technology.<p>Microsoft and Ernst & Young (EY) announced the launch of a blockchain solution for content rights and royalties management on Wednesday.<p>The blockchain solution is first implemented for Microsoft’s game publisher partners. …

Blockchain

Torn from immigrant parents, 8-month-old baby lands in Michigan

Four days ago, a Homeland Security official proclaimed: “We are not separating babies from parents.”<p>Yet in the middle of the night, two baby boys arrived in Grand Rapids after being separated from their immigrant parents at the southern border weeks ago.<p>One child is 8 months old; the other is 11 …

Immigration

Cardinal Dolan: There is no Bible passage to justify family separation

<b>(CNN) —</b> Cardinal Timothy Dolan, a prominent Catholic leader in the United States, said Friday there is no biblical defense for separating families, condemning the practice as "unjust" and "un-American."<p>"If they want to take a baby from the arms of his mother and separate the two, that's wrong. I …

Christianity

AP FACT CHECK: Trump on FBI, phantom law on migrant kids

WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump is claiming exoneration in the Russia matter from a Justice Department report that actually offers him none. He's also branding fired FBI chief James Comey a criminal, though the report in question makes no such accusation.<p>Fallout from the internal report by …

North Korea

Reporters fact-check Trump on family separation to his face, Trump keeps lying anyway

"I hate the children being taken away. The Democrats need to change their law."<p>Speaking with a gaggle of reporters on the White House lawn Friday, …

Donald Trump

Jeff Sessions cited a Bible passage used by American slaveholders to defend Trump’s family separation policy

It’s rarely been used since the Civil War.<p>Attorney General Jeff Sessions defended the Trump administration’s family separation policy for asylum seekers by invoking a controversial passage in the Bible that’s rarely been cited since the Civil War because it was used by Southerners to defend slavery.<p>…

Immigration

Trump told 4 lies about the inspector general report in one short Fox News hit

So many lies, so little time.<p>President Donald Trump went on <i>Fox & Friends</i> to talk about the inspector general report on the FBI’s handling of the 2016 election on Friday. His comments contained at least four significant and demonstrable lies.<p>Let’s go through them.<p>Lie 1: the FBI was working against …

Donald Trump

Artist Transforms the Natural World Into Dreamy Landscapes You’ll Want to Step Into

Hamburg-based artist, traveler, and photographer Robert Jahns blends reality and fantasy with his incredible portfolio of digital art. Known as nois7 on Instagram, his carefully crafted compositions have amassed more than one million fans. Each captivating image is like something from a dream, …

Roads

This Mom Had the Best Reaction to Being Kicked Out of Her Daughter's Delivery Room

Reddit user Martella71's plan after finding out her daughter was pregnant was always that she would do <i>anything</i> to ensure the birth of her daughter's first child go as smoothly as possible — even if that included leaving the delivery room at her daughter's request.<p>The doting mom recently shared her …

Parenting

The Potential Pitfalls of Sucking Carbon From the Atmosphere

Last week, Canadian company Carbon Engineering published research findings that show how carbon dioxide could be sucked up from the atmosphere for …

Climate Change

To have what you want, you must give up what’s holding you back

If you pay attention to your life, you’ll begin to see the patterns.<p>In 2005, the National Science Foundation published an article showing that the …

Motivation

Build A Variety Of Kids Motorised Vehicles With INFENTO

Why purchase just one wheeled toy for your children when you can purchase the INFENTO construction kit and build a wide variety of different …

Kids

Konstantin Kilimnik indictment means Mueller has officially tied Russian intelligence to Trump campaign: report

With all the North Korean summit and Donald Trump’s spat with Justin Trudeau sucking up all the airtime, some may have missed an important …

Donald Trump

Writer of viral Olive Garden review grateful for Bourdain

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — A North Dakota newspaper columnist who received online vitriol in 2012 for her glowing review of an Olive Garden in Grand Forks said Saturday she was grateful that Anthony Bourdain came to her defense as others ridiculed her prose about the town's hottest new Italian …

Olive Garden

Mueller's Latest Charges Bring Together Trump Campaign, Russia

U.S. Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s latest indictment is significant beyond the new charges, in that it links senior officials on President Donald …

Donald Trump

His daughter broke down onstage, so he came to her rescue. And the video is adorable.

A dancing dad has the internet jumping for joy.<p>Marc Daniels is a criminal lawyer by day and a twirling ballet dad by night.<p>When his 2-year-old …

Dancing

Giuliani says people in the porn business are not credible. Trump has appeared in three softcore porn videos.

<b>(CNN) —</b> When Rudy Giuliani said Wednesday that Stormy Daniels has no credibility because she is is a porn star, he neglected to mention that his client, President Donald Trump, has appeared in three Playboy videos that feature nudity and softcore pornographic content.<p>"So yes, I respect all human …

Donald Trump

Another mess for Pruitt: Overstaying his White House welcome at lunch

Too many visits for lunch at the Mess earned a rebuke from the White House.<p>EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt loves eating at the White House mess, an exclusive U.S. Navy-run restaurant open only to White House officials, Cabinet members and other dignitaries.<p>But apparently he liked it too much, and …

Donald Trump

Lightning In a Bottle 2018 – What’s your WHY?

Lightning In A Bottle (LIB) unites the worlds of yoga, dance music, self-improvement and social awareness. This fusion of worlds and ideas in one, …

Spirituality

Artist “Wipes Off” Makeup From Mass-Produced Dolls to Reveal Super Realistic Faces

Artist Olga Kamenetskaya transforms overly made-up dolls into realistic figures that represent beauty in “flaws.” She wipes the exaggerated eyeliner, blush, and eyeshadow off their faces, creating a literal clean slate for their stunning metamorphosis. Kamenetskaya then tweaks their …

Dolls