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Watergate: Richard Nixon resigning the presidency amid Watergate scandal, August 9, 1974

Déjà Vu: How The Trump Presidency Recalls The Nixon Era

Not since Nixon has the United States had a leader who believes so strongly that there is an orchestrated campaign to undermine his presidency. And the revelations over months about contacts between Russian officials and Trump advisers remind some of the slow beginnings of the Watergate scandal.

March 9, 2017
Trump, Obama

Why Can’t Trump Stop Obsessing About Obama?

From the “birther” movement to President Trump’s opinions on Obama’s tense relationship with Russia, Trump has never been shy about sharing his opinion of former President Barack Obama.

March 8, 2017

#EndorseThis: Colbert Dons Tinfoil Hat

In this episode of “Tinfoil Hat,” sponsored by Reynolds Wrap of course, Colbert unveils his own far-fetched campaign tales.

November 4, 2016
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Conservative Press Wallows In Latest Clinton Conspiracy

Watching Trump’s ugliness projected onto a big screen, conservatives recoil. But they’re really just watching a self-portrait.

October 21, 2016

This Week In Crazy: Glenn Beck Has Had Enough, And The Rest Of The Worst Of The Right

Welcome to “This Week In Crazy,” The National Memo’s weekly update on the wildest attacks, conspiracy theories, and other loony behavior from the increasingly unhinged right wing. Starting with number five: 5. Louie Gohmert Noted Constitutional scholar Louie Gohmert checks in at number five, for his illuminating theory on the separation — or lack thereof — between […]

April 4, 2014