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Wednesday, November 22, 2017
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Bill Weld walks away from candidacy

#EndorseThis: Gary Johnson Can’t Name Favorite Foreign Leader, Calls It Another ‘Aleppo Moment’

Whenever Gary Johnson can’t answer a reasonable question from now, we guess that he’ll just call it another ‘Aleppo moment.’

September 29, 2016
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#EndorseThis: Colbert Says Trump ‘Had Some Problems With The Truth’ At Debate

“A lot of people are saying Trump didn’t seem prepared—possibly because he was not. Apparently Trump’s advisers said it was a waste of time to try to fill his head with facts and figures.”

September 28, 2016
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Early Polls Show Clinton Bump After First Debate

A CNN poll of verified individuals showed that 62 percent believe Clinton won the debate, compared to just 27 percent for Trump. Another poll, conducted by Public Policy Polling, showed 51 percent of debate watchers believing Clinton won, compared to 42 percent for Trump.

September 28, 2016
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Trump Supporters Rigged Online Polls After First Presidential Debate

That CNBC poll Donald Trump tweeted which showed him winning the debate over Hillary Clinton by a 61 percent to 39 percent margin? It was rigged.

September 28, 2016
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The Alt-Right Tries To Spin Trump Debate Performance And Fails

Despite attempts to shill for Trump, as usual, many in the alt-right are finding it difficult to reasonably deny that Clinton won, in every sense of the word.

September 27, 2016
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#EndorseThis: On Climate Change, Gary Johnson Says We ‘Have To Inhabit Other Planets’

Third-party presidential candidate Gary Johnson told “This Week” host George Stephanopoulos on Sunday that humans “have to inhabit other planets” because the future of the human race is space exploration.

September 26, 2016
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Trump Isn’t Sure Whether His Foundation Followed Charity Laws

Trump didn’t seem to know what was going on with his own foundation but was adamant that he did not receive any funds, personally.

September 26, 2016

WATCH: The Dalai Lama Mocks Trump In An Interview With Piers Morgan

The Dalai Lama has joined the ranks of world leaders with strong opinions on Donald Trump. Although the spiritual leader’s feelings on the GOP nominee weren’t exactly vocal, they were unambiguous.

September 23, 2016
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WATCH: Forceful New Clinton Ad Hits Trump On His Repugnant Comments About Women

Hillary Clinton’s campaign released a new ad this week, forcefully emphasizing the vile and repugnant comments Donald Trump has made about women over the years.

September 23, 2016
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Congressman: Charlotte Protesters ‘Hate White People Because White People Are Successful’

Representative Robert Pittenger (R-NC), a Congressman whose district includes parts of Charlotte, where Keith Lamont Scott was killed by police, told BBC Newsnight this week that protesters “hate white people, because white people are successful and they’re not.”

September 23, 2016
Russia

Trump Jr. Interview Shut Down By Aide When Questioned About Trump Foundation

“Alright, that’s it –, ” a voice says. “We have to move on to the next one.”

September 15, 2016
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Colin Powell Calls Trump ‘National Disgrace’ In Leaked Emails

Former Secretary of State Colin Powell called Donald Trump a “national disgrace” and an “international pariah” in emails that were leaked online this week.

September 14, 2016

Trump Revs Up The Clinton Health Conspiracy Machine

“You know it’s interesting because they say pneumonia on Friday, but she was coughing very, very badly a week ago, and even before that if you remember. This wasn’t the first time,” Trump stated. “It’s very interesting to see what’s going on.”

September 12, 2016
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Trump: Debate System Is ‘Rigged’ So There Should Be No Moderator

According to GOP nominee Donald Trump, the debate system is “being rigged,” and therefore, Trump and Presidential rival Hillary Clinton should have no moderator.

September 12, 2016
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Trump Cannot Be President While Praising Putin: Former CIA Director

Michael Morrell, former acting CIA director, along with Michael Vickers, former undersecretary of defense, wrote in an open letter to Donald Trump in The Washington Post Saturday that he cannot “credibly credibly serve as commander in chief” if he embraces Russian President Vladimir Putin.

September 12, 2016

Hillary Clinton Goes Viral On ‘Humans Of New York’

“I know that I can be perceived as aloof or cold or unemotional. But I had to learn as a young woman to control my emotions.”

September 9, 2016
Dustin Moskovitz

Co-Founder Of Facebook Donates $20 Million To Help Beat Trump

Facebook co-founder Dustin Moskovitz has donated $20 million to help Democratic nominee Hillary Clinton beat Donald Trump in the presidential election.

September 9, 2016
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#EndorseThis: Giuliani Eviscerated By Chris Matthews On Birther Claims

According to former New York mayor Rudy Giuliani, Republican nominee Donald Trump has accepted that President Obama was born in the United States.

September 9, 2016
Matt Lauer

Matt Lauer’s Terrible Forum Earns Him Internet Ire: #LaueringTheBar

Matt Lauer is fielding a slew of criticism after his hosting of Wednesday’s Commander-In-Chief Forum on NBC, during which he allowed Donald Trump to get away with blatant lies and focused much of his time with Hillary Clinton on her use of a private email server.

September 8, 2016
Former President Bill Clinton speaks on the second night of the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, U.S., July 26, 2016. REUTERS/Scott Audette

Bill Clinton: ‘Make America Great Again’ Is Veiled Call To Racists

Bill Clinton, speaking at a rally in Orlando, Florida Wednesday said Donald Trump’s campaign slogan, “Make America Great Again” is a veiled call to racists about the “good old days.”

September 8, 2016
Birtherism

#EndorseThis: Trump Can’t Understand Why Bitherism Would Bother Voters

In an interview with Bill O’Reilly on Fox News Tuesday night, GOP nominee Donald Trump was asked whether he felt his incorrect claims of President Obama being born in Africa have hurt him with black voters. Trump couldn’t seem to understand why that might be the case.

September 7, 2016
Dallas Morning News

Dallas Morning News Endorses A Democrat For The First Time In Over 75 Years

After over 75 years of endorsing the GOP candidate for presidential elections, the Dallas Morning News has broken with their tradition to endorse democratic nominee Hillary Clinton.

September 7, 2016
U.S. President Barack Obama delivers a statement after the Supreme Court left in place a lower court ruling blocking his plan to spare millions of illegal immigrants from deportation and give them work permits, at the White House in Washington, U.S., June 23, 2016. REUTERS/Carlos Barria

President Obama Nominates First Muslim-American To Federal Judiciary

President Obama nominated Abid Qureshi to the federal judiciary Tuesday, the first Muslim judge to be appointed to such a position. Qureshi was nominated to preside over the U.S. District Court for the District of Columbia.

September 7, 2016
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Standing Rock Protests: Dogs, Mace Used On Peaceful Protestors

The Standing Rock protests, which have now continued for months as the Standing Rock Sioux tribe fights against the Dakota Access oil pipeline and its potential to pollute their water supply, have reached a new level of violence, as private security guards working for the primary construction company associated with the project attacked the Native American protesters with dogs and pepper spray Saturday.

September 6, 2016
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Watch: Obama Says Kaepernick Is ‘Exercising His Constitutional Right To Make A Statement’

President Obama said San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick was “exercising his right to make a constitutional statement” by refusing to stand up for the national anthem.

September 6, 2016