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Like most of us, Trevor Noah is just not ready to see Donald Trump anywhere near the White House — let alone in the Oval Office, where he met yesterday with President Obama. The Daily Show host found it impossible not to imagine what both men were really thinking. And what might have been on the mind of the bust of Martin Luther King, Jr. that loomed behind Trump’s chair. But with the president’s sterling performance at this awkward and deeply unfortunate event, Noah sees a fresh honor in his future.

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McCarthy Admits 65 House Republicans Are Unvaccinated

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Reprinted with permission from American Independent

House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy on Wednesday railed against the new mask rule from Congress' attending physician, Dr. Brian Monahan, who on Tuesday ordered that all members of the House — vaccinated or not — return to wearing a "well-fitted, medical grade, filtration face mask" while at the Capitol complex.

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House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy

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Reprinted with permission from Alternet

"The storm" is a term that the far-right conspiracy theorists of QAnon are fond of using, and House Minority Leader Kevin McCarthy used that term during a July 29 press conference when he was criticizing House Speaker Nancy Pelosi's support of a mask mandate for the U.S. House of Representatives.

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