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Seven Things To Expect From The 2017 Solar Eclipse

On August 21st, 2017, the Moon will pass directly between the Sun and the Earth, creating a solar eclipse. Just like all objects in the presence of the Sun, the Moon casts a shadow in space, extending in a cone-like shape for 378,000 kilometers before coming to an end. But the Earth will be closer …

McConnell warns Trump, GOP on health bill failure

If Obamacare repeal fails in the Senate, the GOP might be forced to compromise with Democrats.<p>Mitch McConnell is delivering an urgent warning to staffers, Republican senators and even the president himself: If Obamacare repeal fails this week, the GOP will lose all leverage and be forced to work …

Why Stephen Colbert Really Went to Russia

The Late Show host is back in the U.S., with a week’s worth of episodes from his trip—but there’s another, bigger reason for his jaunt abroad.<p>On Monday night, <b>Stephen Colbert</b> made his on-air return after few days absent from the airwaves. As you might have heard, the <i>Late Show</i> host was in Russia, …

Justice Neil Gorsuch delivering as Trump's promised conservative

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> In his scant two and a half months on the bench, Justice Neil Gorsuch has proven he's no ordinary junior-most justice.<p>From his first day on the bench when he dominated oral arguments, to Monday, when he wrote a dissent in a case related to gay marriage, joined his conservative …

Majority Of Global Poll Respondents Find Trump Arrogant, Dangerous

A new poll from the Pew Research Center has found that Donald Trump's presidency is strongly and negatively impacting how the rest of the world views the United States.<p>At the end of Barack Obama's term, 64 percent of global respondents said they were confident in the U.S. president, compared to 22 …

Trump Administration

Gov. Kasich: Neither party 'cares about helping poor people'

<b>(CNN) —</b> Ohio Gov. John Kasich delivered a harsh critique of the partisan fight over health care Sunday on CNN, telling "State of the Union" host Dana Bash: "I don't think either party particularly cares about helping poor people."<p>"Both parties ought to be worried about poor people because I don't …

Affordable Care Act

Kellyanne Conway Defends Medicaid Cuts, Says Adults Can Always Find Jobs

Reality check: Most of them have jobs already.<p>White House counselor Kellyanne Conway on Sunday came right out and said what so many Republicans are probably thinking ― that taking Medicaid away from able-bodied adults is no big deal, because they can go out and find jobs that provide health …

Appeals Court Allows Worst Anti-LGBTQ Law Ever To Go Into Effect In Mississippi

The law has far-reaching effects beyond LGBTQ people as well, allowing for broad discrimination against many people.<p>A three-judge panel of the 5th Circuit Court of Appeals this week lifted a lower court injunction that had stopped the implementation of what many legal observers and LGBTQ activists …

How to Isolate a Moving Subject: Panning for Beginners

Panning with a moving subject is a great way to show motion whilst also separating your subject from the background. Learn how to achieve this effect …

Shutter Speed

Transforming a Boring Photo Into a Dramatic One With Photoshop

The mere mention of image manipulation may make some photographers cringe, but there’s no denying that some skill with Photoshop can enable you to …

Here's A List Of Every Single Trump Lie Since He Took Office

It's possible this list will be outdated by the time you read this.<p>It’s easier to count the days President Donald Trump hasn’t lied.<p>A New York Times editorial says the president has only managed to be falsehood free 39 total days in his first sixth months in office.<p>Authors David Leonhardt and …

Donald Trump

Trump thinks he’s signed a “Nice!” amount of legislation. Here’s what he’s really done.

On the heels of two major revelations — the contents of Senate Republicans’ health care bill, and the reality that he does not have tapes of his and former FBI Director James Comey’s conversations — President Trump decided to tweet about some of his legislative accomplishments.<p>It’s true that Trump …

Veterans are worried Senate Medicaid cuts will strip them of healthcare

Veterans and advocacy groups across the country are blasting the Senate’s attempt to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act, fearing that the …

All of Mitch McConnell's Awful Positions on Women's Rights

The Senate majority leader might pretend to care about women, but his record shows otherwise.<p>When Mitch McConnell ran for reelection in 2014, the senator from Kentucky released an ad in which his wife, Elaine Chao, defended McConnell's record on women's rights.<p>Funny thing: It was a deceptive ad. It …

The word “women” literally never appears in the US Senate’s 142-page health-care bill

Women have babies. If they didn’t, first the economy would collapse, and then the species would die out.<p>But because they do, from their late teens to their early forties, women have higher health-care costs than men of the same age. Carrying and birthing a child is a sometimes difficult, dangerous, …

Health Care

Trump Doesn’t Want to Be President

He wants to be communications director.<p>Donald Trump doesn’t really want to be president. If he did, he’d nominate candidates to the 350 important but vacant administration jobs and get on with the job of governance. He doesn’t seem to want to be commander in chief of the armed forces, either, …

Donald Trump

Trevor Noah: When Will Donald Trump Stop Yammering About Hillary Clinton?

She's going to turn out to be Trump's Grim Reaper, quips "The Daily Show" host.<p>How long is Donald Trump going to complain about Hillary Clinton? It could be a while, “The Daily Show” host Trevor Noah warned Thursday.<p>When the Grim Reaper comes for Trump, he will ask why, oh why, can’t it be “Crooked …

Here's what it’s like inside this library of Trump tweets

Comedy Central's "The Daily Show" has created the "Donald J. Trump Presidential Twitter Library". It's a pop-up exhibit dedicated to President Trump's unique brand of tweets.<p><b>Follow Tech Insider:</b>On Facebook

Comedy Central

Donald Trump’s secret isn’t that he lies. It’s that he crowds out the truth.

Trump isn’t trying to win the argument. He’s trying to dominate it.<p>Donald Trump understands, better than any politician I’ve ever seen, that the question isn’t whether you’re winning the argument — it’s whether you’re dominating and driving the coverage of the argument. And that is his strategy in …

Full text: James Comey testimony transcript on Trump and Russia

<i>A transcript of former FBI Director James Comey's testimony before the Senate Intelligence Committee on June 8.</i><p><b>SEN. RICHARD BURR:</b> I call this hearing to order. Director Comey, I appreciate your willingness to appear before the committee today, and more importantly I thank you for your dedicated …

Tips for Photographing Moon

Photographing Moon – Zabriskie Point, Death Valley National Park – California, USA<p>The moon is a gorgeous subject, but it photographing moon can be …

The 100 Best Burgers in America, Ranked by Our National Burger Critic

<i>We sent our National Burger Critic Kevin Alexander on a year-long Burger Quest, which took him to 30 cities and saw him consuming 330 burgers. Read</i> …

Burgers

Trump tells Duterte of two U.S. nuclear subs in Korean waters: NYT

MANILA (Reuters) - U.S. President Donald Trump told his Philippine counterpart that Washington has sent two nuclear submarines to waters off the Korean peninsula, the New York Times said, comments likely to raise questions about his handling of sensitive information.<p>FILE PHOTO: The Ohio-class …

The many ways Trump has tried to intervene in the Russia investigation, in one chart

He may not know how else to get what he wants.<p>President Trump can’t seem to leave the Russia investigation alone, even though doing so might’ve let the story die down. First he fired FBI Director James Comey, and now he’s reportedly trying to quash special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation …

SCOTUS ruling on North Carolina’s illegal political maps exposes GOP’s extreme partisan gerrymandering based on race

<b>FILE - In this June 30, 2014file , the Supreme Court building is seen in Washington. Conservatives who care about the court say they have no such worry this time around. They feel confident that whomever President Donald Trump nominates for the Supreme Court, they won’t be looking back with regret</b> …

North Carolina

These Simple Animations Are an Intro to Film Photography

Back in February, we shared a simple animation made by the film brand Ilford that shows how a film SLR works. It turns out that video was the first …

Trump Told Russians That Firing ‘Nut Job’ Comey Eased Pressure From Investigation

WASHINGTON — President Trump told Russian officials in the Oval Office this month that firing the F.B.I. director, James B. Comey, had relieved “great pressure” on him, according to a document summarizing the meeting.<p>“I just fired the head of the F.B.I. He was crazy, a real nut job,” Mr. Trump …

Donald Trump

‘People Here Think Trump Is a Laughingstock’

On the president’s ill-timed world tour.<p><i>“Chaos.”</i><i><br>“Circus.”</i><i><br>“Laughingstock.”</i><p>Those were just a few of the comments I heard in Berlin this week from senior European officials trying to make sense of the meltdown in Washington at just the moment when a politically imploding President Trump embarks on …

Scientists discover 'puffy planet' as dense as styrofoam

A team of astronomers recently discovered a 'puffy' exoplanet with the density of styrofoam orbiting the star KELT-11, approximately 320 light-years away from Earth.<p>Led by Joshua Pepper, astronomer and assistant professor of physics at Lehigh University, the group of researchers found that …

Universe

Sean Spicer Show on Brink of Cancellation, Despite High Ratings

Sean Spicer’s <i>Daily White House Press Briefings</i>, a half-hour comedy about an anxious, anthropomorphic marshmallow who must defend the actions of an …

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