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The Trump Presidency Is Already a Joke

But it’s no laughing matter.<p>It can reasonably be said that our dear leader is now the most ridiculed man on the planet. In fact, he may well be the most ridiculed man in history. For a preening narcissist who takes himself terribly seriously, being the butt of the joke heard round the world has got …

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Farron likens PM's politics to Trump's and Putin's

<b>Liberal Democrat leader Tim Farron has issued an impassioned plea to moderate Tory MPs opposed to Theresa May's vision of a "hard Brexit" to abandon the Conservatives and join his party.</b><p>He accused the PM of pursuing the same "aggressive, nationalistic" agenda as Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin.<p>He …

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How Would President-elect Trump's Tax Plan Impact You? - Small Business Trends

Now that President-elect Donald Trump has secured the office of the presidency, it’s time to take a comprehensive look at his proposed tax plan and …

Donald Trump has killed American exceptionalism: Why his election was the deathblow for our great national myth

The notion of the U.S. as a uniquely free nation was on life support before the coup de grâce: Trump’s victory<p>When I was a child there were moments when I would cry proud tears of patriotism upon hearing the national anthem or reciting the Pledge of Allegiance. With age comes wisdom, and …

Paul Ryan has Medicare in the crosshairs: Ryan’s been gunning to kill the program for years — and he senses his moment

Using the proposed repeal of Obamacare as bogus cover, Ryan is making a move to gut the immensely popular Medicare<p>A week ago at this time, pundits were speculating that Paul Ryan had so alienated the right wing with his tepid support for soon-to-be-presidential-loser Donald Trump that he might not …

The Democratic National Committee is suing the Republican Party over Donald Trump's 'rigged' election rhetoric

The DNC accused Republicans in a court filing of violating a longstanding consent decree, which restricts Republicans' ability to question voters at the polls and prevent those people from casting a ballot.<p>During the presidential campaign, Trump, the Republican nominee, has asked followers to …

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Behold The Trump/Pence Logo That's Penetrating The Internet

"A good T in the P is all this election really needed."

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Ford’s 10-Year Plan To Transform Its Headquarters Into A High-Tech Campus

The auto-industry behemoth is hard at work reframing itself as a technology company. Now it’s getting new digs to match.<p>As self-driving cars and ride-sharing define the future of transportation, Ford has been making efforts to recast itself as a technology company. Now, the company has announced …

Soldiers not told to ignore possible abuse of boys by Afghans: inquiry

The Canadian military was too focused on waging a bloody war against the Taliban 10 years ago to deal with reports from its own soldiers that children were being sexually abused by Afghans, an inquiry has concluded.<p>No soldiers were ever explicitly told to turn a blind eye to abuse, but no one quite …

Ten killed in shooting at Ore. community college

ROSEBURG, Ore. — Ten people were killed and another seven injured Thursday after a 26-year-old gunman opened fire in a classroom at a community college here in southern Oregon.<p>Douglas County Sheriff John Hanlin said the gunman was shot and killed during an exchange of gunfire with officers at …

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