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Trevor Noah does his best to focus on the news — meaning the installation of Mick Mulvaney as Donald Trump’s latest temp chief of staff in the White House. And that’s an amusing story, even if you already know that the OMB chief not-so-secretly despises the boss.

But it doesn’t take long for Trevor to turn his attention to the scandal he really wants to probe: White House aide Stephen Miller’s hair, or lack thereof. Specifically, the spectacle that Miller created over the weekend when he appeared on television with sprayed-on “hair.”

Should we be mocking Miller’s cruel and bigoted immigration policies instead of his pitiful pate? Perhaps. Or maybe, as someone tweeted, we can multi-task, and mock both.

Just click. And never, ever spray that stuff on your head.

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Throughout the COVID-19 pandemic, the MAGA movement and far-right Christian fundamentalists have downplayed its severity — inspiring critics to slam MAGA as a suicidal "death cult." Christian fundamentalist Joy Pullmann, in a shocking op-ed published by the far-right website The Federalist on the day of Gen. Colin Powell's death, argues that Christians should welcome death from COVID-19, like any other cause of death, as "a good thing." And she attacks the "pagan assumptions" of those who argue in favor of widespread vaccination.

"For Christians, death is good," Pullmann writes. "Yes, death is also an evil — its existence is a result of sin. But thanks be to God, Jesus Christ has redeemed even death. In his resurrection, Christ has transformed death into a portal to eternal life for Christians…. The Christian faith makes it very clear that death, while sad to those left behind and a tragic consequence of human sin, is now good for all who believe in Christ."

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Reprinted with permission from Alternet

Don Winslow, the author of several New York Times bestsellers, blasted Sen. Joe Manchin (D-WV) in a newly-released video shared on social media.

For months now, Manchin has positioned himself as one of the main roadblocks of President Joe Biden's proposed Build Back Better agenda, pushing back on key provisions including child tax credits and climate initiatives.

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