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Don't make a deal: America needs a Mueller-Trump confrontation over rule of law

Mueller should subpoena Trump rather than offer him special deals. Let's establish right now that all presidents are subject to courts and laws.<p>Special counsel Robert Mueller has been trying hard to secure voluntary testimony from President Donald Trump as part of his investigation into Russia's …

Donald Trump

The utter collapse of Donald Trump's 'best people' boast

<b>(CNN) —</b> As a candidate, Donald Trump would famously boast that if elected, he'd "surround myself only with the best and most serious people" -- adding: "We want top-of-the-line professionals."<p>The first 18 months of his presidency have repeatedly revealed the fallacy of that pledge, as myriad …

Donald Trump

John Oliver Goes Off on ‘Racist’ Fox News Host Laura Ingraham

The ‘Last Week Tonight’ host also mocked the pathetic turnout for the ‘Unite the Right 2’ white nationalist rally in Washington, D.C.<p>“As we tape this …

Rights & Freedoms

‘SNL': Colin Jost and Michael Che Take a Lie Detector Test; Hilarity Ensues (Video)

Apparently, Jost was checking out Che’s “package.” At least that’s what the machine said<p>Can “Saturday Night Love” stars Colin Jost and Michael Che be …

Comedy

Make a Meal of These 11 Real Sci-Fi Recipes

The holiday season is a time for food and togetherness, but if friends and family are coming to sit at your table, they need to be accepting of your …

Science Fiction

Bill Maher Jokes About Being the Anonymous Conspiracy Theorist Leader 'Q'

In the latest episode of <i>Real Time with Bill Maher</i>, the show's host decided to tackle the infamous conspiracy theory group, QAnon.<p>QAnon emerged online …

Conspiracies

Newly found vote-counting errors tighten the Republican governor’s race in Kansas

Kris Kobach has finally recused himself from vote counting in his own close race for governor.<p>In Kansas, three days after the state’s primaries, a bitter Republican race for governor is still too close to call — and newly found vote-counting errors are only making the race tighter.<p>Secretary of …

Government

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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Got Challenged To Debate A Conservative For Cash & Her Response Was Gold

For many political commentators on the right, the victory of a self-described Democratic socialist in New York's 14th District primary was a godsend. …

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez

Rami Malek Survived ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ Set Drama By Asking Himself: ‘What Would Freddie Mercury Do?’

Director Bryan Singer was removed from the film and replaced by Dexter Fletcher weeks before production was set to wrap.<p>Rami Malek was so committed …

Rock Music

This Atheist’s Positive Message For Children

This Atheist’s Positive Message For Children<p>August 4, 2018 by Luciano Gonzalez<p>Ken Ham tweeted yesterday which is not news in and of itself but one of …

Atheism

Stephen Colbert, Jimmy Kimmel, and Seth Meyers contextualize Trump's 'smocking gun,' fire-Mueller tweets

"Well, another day, another presidential tweetnado," Stephen Colbert said on Wednesday's <i>Late Show</i>. "Brace yourself, this one's about the Russia …

Donald Trump

Humans have depleted the Earth's natural resources with five months still to go in 2018

The Earth is finite. Civilization’s appetite, it seems, is infinite. The Global Footprint Network (GFN) has been assessing just how much of the Earth’s resources we use, from water to clean air, and the day each year when our species overshoots the planet’s ability to annually regenerate …

Carbon Dioxide

‘Terminator’ First Look: Linda Hamilton Is Back as Sarah Connor and Joins the Franchise’s New Badass Women

"Deadpool" director Tim Miller and producer James Cameron hope to erase all memories of "Terminator Genisys" with the upcoming sixth …

James Cameron

Grow-your-own organs could be here within five years, as scientists prove they work in pigs

Grow-your-own organs could be available for desperately ill patients within five years, after scientists successfully transplanted bioengineered lungs into pigs for the first time.<p>The team at the University of Texas Medical Branch (UTMB) showed that lab-grown organs were quickly accepted by the …

Cell Biology

GOP senators say Trump can't ask Sessions to end Mueller probe

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Republican senators are fighting back against President Donald Trump's Wednesday morning tweet asking that Attorney General Jeff Sessions end the special counsel Robert Mueller's Russia investigation.<p>Senate Majority Whip John Cornyn, a Texas Republican, said Sessions doesn't have …

Donald Trump

This Cloverfield fan film ‘proof of concept’ deserves a spot in Bad Robot lore

Megan Stambler has remained a faceless name within J.J. Abrams’ extended <i>Cloverfield</i> universe, getting nothing more than a mention in <i>10 Cloverfield</i> …

Fan Films

The ‘Terminator’ Series Is No Longer an Elite Franchise. Do Audiences Care?

On Wednesday, the <i>Terminator</i> Twitter account released the first official photo from the new upcoming film with stars Linda Hamilton, Mackenzie Davis …

Movies

WATCH: The Daily Show's Trevor Noah's hilarious, spot-on take on LeBron's school

CLEVELAND, Ohio -- The opening of LeBron James' I Promise School in Akron this week is certainly an uplifting story that deserved all the national …

Comedy

Disney’s dilemma over The Guardians of the Galaxy’s James Gunn was entirely avoidable

The director’s jokes about paedophilia aren’t family friendly, but firing him may have implications for the franchise.<p>Not everyone can name the …

Marvel Universe

Clamping the umbilical cord straight after birth is bad for a baby's health

Clamping and cutting a baby’s umbilical cord as soon as it is born can be bad for its health. The World Health Organisation advises that clamping …

Pregnancy

Scientists Present New Theory Explaining Why We're the Only Humans on Earth

"So, we thought, why not turn to the most glaring fact of all?"<p>It’s easy to forget that we’re a single species within the genus <i>Homo</i> because everyone …

Population

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez's Response To Fears That She's Scaring Away Midwestern Voters Is Inspiring

When asked on the Daily Show about how Democrats fear she's alienating midwestern voters, Ocasio-Cortez said, "I think what we need to remember it …

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez

Watch the Avengers Dance and Curse Their Way Through the Infinity War Gag Reel

There’s nothing like watching all your favorite superheroes band together to fight evil in one film — like say, in this summer’s mega-hit <i>Avengers:</i> …

Marvel Universe

Michael Cohen’s Tape Sounds Like He Could Bring Down Trump

The tape captures Cohen and Trump discussing setting up a shell corporation to pay “David” (presumably David Pecker, who owns the <i>National Enquirer</i>’s …

Donald Trump

Gal Gadot is all the answers on Jeopardy

Israeli rocker Dennis Lloyd appeared on 'Jimmy Kimmel Live' while Jewish comedian Elon Gold performs on 'The Late Late Show.'<p>><br>• ><p>(L-R) Patty Jenkins, …

Gal Gadot

Selma Blair says adios to Twitter over James Gunn's Disney termination

Yet another actor has left Twitter in the wake of James Gunn's firing from Disney.<p>This time, it was Selma Blair (<i>Hellboy</i>), who had come to the …

Social Media

'Star Trek: The Next Generation' Alum Marina Sirtis to Guest Star in 'The Orville' Season 2

Seth MacFarlane is the creator of <i>The Orville</i> and a vocal fan of <i>Star Trek: The Next Generation</i>. Now those two worlds are set to collide as a former</i> …

Science Fiction

NYT columnist warns ‘cruel bigot’ President Pence would be worse than Trump: ‘From a kleptocracy to a theocracy’

Writing for the New York Times, columnist Frank Bruno cautioned those who want to impeach President Donald Trump that they might come to regret it if …

Donald Trump

Mark Hamill excited to reunite with Billy Dee Williams on Star Wars IX

Fans apparently weren't the only ones excited to hear the news that Billy Dee Williams would be joining the cast of <i>Star Wars: Episode IX.</i> Fellow cast …

Mark Hamill