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Why President Trump's Latest Collusion Claims Don't Add Up

The President and his lawyers are down to the last defense of the indefensible. As the evidence piles up that the President and his son and his …

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This Cheesy Garlic Brussels Sprout Bake Is Unreal — Delicious Links

<i>Kitchn's</i> <i>Delicious Links</i><i> column highlights recipes we're excited about from the bloggers we love. Follow along every weekday as we post our …

Recipes

43 Vintage Recipes from the ’40s Worth Trying Today

The 1940s were full of swing music, victory gardens and the invention of the microwave. Get a taste of the 40s with these vintage recipes that are …

Cooking

AWKWARD! Watch Sean Hannity Keep Getting Corrected By Shep Smith In New Supercut

The Fox News Christmas party is going to be awkward this year.<p>Fox News hosts Shep Smith and Sean Hannity are often worlds apart, with Smith using his broadcast to correct some of the claims Hannity has made on his.<p>Earlier this year, Smith complained that the network’s opinion hosts, such as …

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The first hour of Spider-Man on the PS4 strains against the limits of open-world storytelling

Choice versus cinematic<p>To get it out of the way before we dive in: after an extended demo of the first hour of Insomniac’s upcoming <i>Spider-Man</i> game for PS4, yes, the swinging is still that good. But the question I have is how will that action gel with the epic superhero story the developer is trying …

Breath of the Wild

I Read the 1936 Book That Launched Warren Buffett's Career and It's Truly Inspiring

Dated? Yes, of course -- it's 82 years old. But it's also surprisingly inspiring.<p>Warren Buffett is probably the most successful investor in American history. He credits a 1936 book called <i>One Thousand Ways to Make $1,000</i> (which he found in the library when he was 7 years old) with giving him his …

Great Depression

The 10 Best and Worst Oils For Your Health

Home cooks have plenty of options when it comes to choosing which type of oil to sauté, bake and drizzle with. Some, like olive oil, are well known, …

Nutrition

“Putin’s congressman” and the Russian bombshell: Maria Butina case looks bad for Dana Rohrabacher

<b>Dana Rohrabacher; Maria Butina (AP/Photo Montage by Salon)</b><p>Will the indictment of a Russian femme fatale bring down a famously pro-Putin Republican congressman?<p>Clarrie Feinstein<p>July 19, 2018 10:00am (UTC)<p>One week ago, Maria Butina's name and face were almost unknown, except to a few hardcore …

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9 High-Protein Vegetarian Recipes So Good There Won't Be Leftovers

No matter your reason for eating vegetarian, there's no doubt you want to make sure you're getting the right nutrients. Experts believe that protein …

Amazon Is Recruiting People to Start Delivery Businesses. Here's Why I Think Some People Could Get Rich

There's risk in any business. But if you asked me to invest in a business with these built-in advantages, I'd certainly listen.<p>I know a lot of people who have made a ton of money on Amazon.<p>Now, Amazon says it wants to recruit entrepreneurs to build a national network of small, independent delivery …

These Honey Garlic Baked Cauliflower Bites Are Irresistible — Delicious Links

<i>Kitchn's</i> <i>Delicious Links</i><i> column highlights recipes we're excited about from the bloggers we love. Follow along every weekday as we post our …

55 Healthy Chicken Thigh Recipes That Are Affordable and Delicious

Skinless, boneless chicken thighs are meatier, quicker to cook, and surprisingly healthier than you might think. They're also budget friendly for …

The Best Natural Deodorants Are Kind to Your Skin and Your Clothes. Plus, They Actually Work.

You don't need a bunch of harsh chemicals to smell good.<p><i>Welcome to The Esquire Endorsement. Heavily researched. Thoroughly vetted. These picks are the best way to spend your hard-earned cash.</i><p>I am well aware of the stereotypes about smelly dudes who blather on about natural deodorants and how your …

The Michael Cohen Bribery Scandal Is Now a Trump Bribery Scandal

Last night, the <i>Daily Mail</i> reported a development in the Michael Cohen saga of seismic scale. In a December 2016 meeting in Trump Tower, the British …

Trump Proclaims National Day Of Prayer, And Twitter Users Relish The Irony

"Did you spend your days praying Mueller goes away and that Giuliani shuts his face?" one person asked the president.<p>The gods of irony must have been looking down at the White House with pride as President Donald Trump proclaimed Thursday a National Day of Prayer ― hours after he acknowledged he’d …

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The Great Republican Tax Cut Backfire

Did you have a happy Tax Day? Are you feeling grateful for the Republican tax cut?<p>Evidently, most American taxpayers are not.<p>In a sublime case of poetic justice, the so-called Tax Cut and Jobs Act is backfiring on the Republicans big time. Most voters are unimpressed, and Republicans themselves are …

Middle-class

Google employees want to teach you to code for free with their latest app

A bunch of Google employees participating in the company’s Area 120 internal incubator have launched Grasshopper, a free mobile app for Android and iOS that teaches you the basics of programming.<p>It’s beautifully designed and is suitable for just about anyone who can be trusted to use a phone on …

Apps

Michael Cohen and the End Stage of the Trump Presidency

On May 1, 2003, the day President George W. Bush landed on the U.S.S. Abraham Lincoln in front of the massive “Mission Accomplished” sign, I was in Baghdad performing what had become a daily ritual. I went to a gate on the side of the Republican Palace, in the Green Zone, where an American soldier …

One paragraph that explains just how bad Trumpworld’s legal trouble has gotten

An increasing number of Trump’s closest associates are under serious investigation by the FBI. Some have already pleaded guilty.<p>A single paragraph from a New York Times story published on Monday night managed to illustrate just how much legal trouble the president of the United States, his family, …

Apple facilities now use 100 percent clean energy

Apple is patting itself on the back for hitting its goal of 100 percent clean energy. All of the tech company's facilities around the world are …

Renewable Energy

Mueller Investigating Ukrainian’s $150,000 Payment for a Trump Appearance

WASHINGTON — The special counsel is investigating a payment made to President Trump’s foundation by a Ukrainian steel magnate for a talk during the campaign, according to three people briefed on the matter, as part of a broader examination of streams of foreign money to Mr. Trump and his associates …

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Presidential historian Gil Troy: Donald Trump has committed “a crime against the American people”

<b>(Getty/Olivier Douliery)</b><p>Scholar Gil Troy says it’s not too late for Trump to change — but history will judge his enablers harshly<p>Chauncey DeVega<p>April 9, 2018 11:15am (UTC)<p>Donald Trump is president of the United States by title and law. He is not president of all Americans. Trump cares only about …

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Donald Trump Sounds Crazy at Easter Egg Roll, Tells Children the Military Is at a Level They’ve Never Seen Before

President Donald Trump is crazier than a shit-house rat. I don’t know what a shit house is or why shit-house rats are crazier than normal rats, but I …

Betsy DeVos Gets Hammered For Shielding Student Loan Servicers From State Regs

Rep. Rosa DeLauro attacked the secretary over her decision, and DeVos struggled to respond.<p>Education Secretary Betsy DeVos got an earful about her student loan policies on Tuesday during a House appropriations subcommittee hearing.<p>Rep. Rosa DeLauro (D-Conn.) went after DeVos over new departmental …

The Opening Argument in the Trial of Donald J. Trump

For Trump, the motive for the crime was to use any edge he could to win the election, even if it was clearly illegal, and to complete business deals …

Is This Larry Kudlow’s Worst Prediction Ever?

A look back on the new National Economic Council director’s boldest calls to date.<p>To celebrate the news that <b>Larry Kudlow</b> will become <b>Donald Trump’s</b> next National Economic Council director, many people have spent the week recalling the Reaganite cable pundit‘s most memorable economic predictions, …

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Veteran CIA agent on Trump: “Corruption like we’ve never seen before”

<b>(AP/Evan Vucci/City Lights Publishers/Salon)</b><p>Longtime CIA analyst Melvin Goodman: Russian hacking isn’t as dangerous as the “dumbing down of this country”<p>Chauncey DeVega<p>March 12, 2018 9:00am (UTC)<p>The cauldron that is the Russia scandal and its related tendrils -- including possible money laundering …

Robert Mueller has Trump and company right where he wants them

<b>Robert Mueller (Getty/Saul Loeb)</b><p>The special counsel is on the case<p>Jefferson Morley<p>March 12, 2018 3:39pm (UTC)<p>This article originally appeared on AlterNet.<p>The rich specificity of the emerging Trump-Russia narrative, found in the indictments of special prosecutor Robert Mueller, is now smothering the …

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The Worst People

Early Tuesday morning, Donald Trump tweeted:<p>“The new Fake News narrative is that there is CHAOS in the White House. Wrong! People will always come & go, and I want strong dialogue before making a final decision. I still have some people that I want to change (always seeking perfection). There is no …

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