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Donald Trump Jr. and Florida Governor Candidate Hang Out with Disgraced Ex-Lawmaker

Politics are often a game of carefully crafted public persona. In the wake of a multitude of sexual predation scandals including accused pedophile …

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GOP Fla. gubernatorial candidate pictured with disgraced former congressman at Mar-a-Lago

Adam Putnam, a Republican gubernatorial candidate in Florida, was photographed Friday night alongside Donald Trump Jr.Donald (Don) John TrumpTrump …

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Not Every Woman In A Position Of Power Is A Feminist Hero

Handout . / Reuters<p>The world desperately needs more women leaders, but feminists don’t have to love and champion each and every woman that lands in a …


The Hilarious, Terrifying, British “Death of Stalin” Shows How American Comedy’s Gone Wrong

There’s a scene in “The Death of Stalin” — the latest feature film from British political satirist Armando Iannucci, adapted from a graphic novel of …

Jordan Peele

How Twitter Became A Beacon For Fake News As Mass Entertainment And Social Status Ranking

One of this week’s milestones in the history of technology, the launch of Twitter, sheds light on the way we live now—deriving social status and enjoyment by playing games and gaining popularity on the Internet, including creating and spreading fake news.<p>A dozen years ago this week, the first tweet …


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Fox News' incredible Obama-Trump hypocrisy, in 1 damning video

If there's one thing Fox News knows for sure, it's that a U.S. president should absolutely never agree to meet with foreign dictators — unless that …

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Sarah Palin headlines event at Trump’s Mar-a-Lago Club

PALM BEACH, Fla. — If they came to see the president, they were disappointed. But the well-dressed crowd of Republican activists who gathered at President Trump’s Mar-a-Lago Club here Friday night still got a glimpse of party royalty.<p>There by the poolside, in a pink shirt and sport jacket, was …

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MSNBC Republicans Suffer Mind-Numbing Trump Meltdowns Over Porn, Russia, Trade

One could say that it was late on a Friday afternoon, but then again, this is MSNBC’s <i>Deadline: White House</i> and liberal Republicans offering …

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We Can Probably Blame Jay Leno For This Dumb Iraq War Myth

Sarah Palin never said “I can see Russia from my house” and George W. Bush didn’t wave at Stevie Wonder. But political myths like these have ways of sticking in the public memory and distorting history.<p>When it comes to the 2003 U.S. invasion of Iraq, rumors have circulated since the early months of …

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Gloria Steinem: The best thing for the economy would be equal pay

<i>Gloria Steinem, the feminist writer and activist, recently published a memoir called "My Life On The Road." Its stories range from her father's</i> …


‘God Made Me Black on Purpose’

Tim Scott is the most prominent African-American Republican in America. In the Trump era, that’s no easy thing.<p><b>NORTH CHARLESTON, S.C. — At the end of</b> Forest Avenue, a narrow artery slicing through blocks of muddy lots and decaying one-story homes, Tim Scott kicks at the gravel and waits. He had …


Virginia Tech Is Building an Artificial America in a Supercomputer

4 December 2008—At a rally in rural North Carolina during the 2008 U.S. presidential election campaign, Alaska governor Sarah Palin infamously said …

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Betsy DeVos Trainwreck: The Worst Government Possible, on Purpose

The disastrous DeVos interview shows how much America is now on its own<p>I worry less about Kim Jong-Un than I do Betsy DeVos. The North Korean …


What Happened in Vegas

On this week’s episode of my podcast, I Have to Ask, I spoke to David Corn and Michael Isikoff, the authors of the new book <i>Russian Roulette: The</i> …

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How Democracies Die: One Small Change to Normalcy at a Time

Never has a president flouted so many unwritten rules so quickly.<i>The following is an excerpt from the new book</i> How Democracies Die <i>by Steven Levitsky</i> …

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Heart singer says Trump can’t use ‘Barracuda’ in 2020

Their song “Barracuda” has been a hit on the campaign trail before, and Ann Wilson of Heart says it’s up for grabs in 2020 to just about any …


10 American Myths “Refutiated”*

<i>The Myth: That the “liberal media” includes every media outlet other than FOX.</i>Moderate news organizations such as The New York Times, MSNBC and the …

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Evolution, society, and the male propensity for violence<p>A friend once told me that being a man meant two things: taking care of your loved ones and …

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GOP Lawmaker: Wash. Post Op-Ed on Aborting Fetuses With Down Syndrome Is 'Offensive'

<b>'In God We Trust' Posters to Be Displayed in Arkansas Public Schools</b><p><b>Father of Parkland Victim: Gun Control Not 'Achievable,' Focus on School Safety</b><p>Rep. Cathy McMorris Rodgers (R-Wash.) is the proud mother of a son with Down syndrome, and she had a powerful response to a Washington Post op-ed in …



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Steve Bannon is a parasite abroad in search of a new host to ruin

Former White House strategist Steve Bannon is in France, speaking to the far-right National Front party and showing support for its leader Marine Le Pen. Buzz60


No, Trump Nominating A Woman For CIA Director Is Not A Victory For Women

Gina Haspel has led brutal torture sessions in the past<p>Right now, a lot of employees across many different industries face uncertain employment prospects, but perhaps none more so than those working in the least stable of environments: Donald Trump's administration. In case you missed the news, …

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WTF MSM!? MSNBC: Trump is a ‘sociopath’ and ‘Mussolini’

<b>“Smart” commentary …</b><p><b>“Sociopath” …</b> Monday afternoon, MSNBC contributor Donny Deutsch told “Deadline: White House” anchor Nicolle Wallace that …

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‘Republican’ ‘pundit’ Ana Navarro digs up old smear of Sarah Palin to slam Betsy DeVos

As leftists pile on Secretary of Education Betsy DeVos for being unable to answer a question during an interview on “60 minutes,” CNN’s token …


Bristol Palin Reacts to Being Named Sister Willow's Maid of Honor

A post shared by Bristol Palin (@bsmp2) on Mar 13, 2018 at 11:23am PDT<p>It's time to start planning a wedding!<p>Less than two months after <b>Willow Palin</b> …


The Problem with Winning

Linda Colley argues that the prospect of Brexit makes history more important than ever.


Sarah Palin to keynote GOP fundraising dinner at Mar-a-Lago

Sarah Palin will be the keynote speaker at a GOP fundraising dinner at President TrumpDonald John TrumpAccuser says Trump should be afraid of the …


Alaska could be passing an anti-trans bathroom bill

The next fight for transgender rights will take place in Alaska where a bill to ban transgender people from using a bathroom that is not their …