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With Melania Trump kicking off her long-anticipated campaign against cyberbullying, her signature issue, Jimmy Kimmel observes that she could have made a major contribution by simply taking a hammer to her husband’s cellphone.

Inevitably, Kimmel detects a whiff of bullshit wafting above this effort, snarking that “ironic” may not translate into Slovenian. But the late-night host’s proposed public service ad, starring the First Lady, reflects her position perfectly.

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National Guard Maj. Gen. William Walker

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Maj. Gen. William Walker, the commander of the National Guard in Washington, D.C., delivered disturbing new testimony on Wednesday about the delay in deployment of his forces during the Jan. 6 attack on the Capitol.

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