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As conspiracies actually unfold during the final week before Election Day, Stephen Colbert copes with the cognitive disturbances of this election by going “full conspiracy.” In this episode of “Tinfoil Hat,” sponsored by Reynolds Wrap of course, he unveils his own far-fetched campaign tales. But “stuff way crazier than that gets made up all the time” and distributed on the Internet, he adds, naming a few. And he protests the worst rumor of all, which makes him think of “America playing Russian roulette with two bullets.”

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Amy Coney Barrett

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Donald Trump will select U.S. Appeals Court Judge Amy Coney Barrett as his Supreme Court pick Saturday, multiple news outlets confirmed with White House officials on Friday — and the outlook couldn't be more bleak for reproductive rights, LGBTQ rights, immigration, and the future of health care in the United States.

According to the New York Times, Trump "will try to force Senate confirmation before Election Day."

"The president met with Judge Barrett at the White House this week and came away impressed with a jurist that leading conservatives told him would be a female Antonin Scalia," the Times reported.

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