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Late breaking developments have emerged in the case of Georgia vs. The Department of Homeland Security. As Claire Bernish of The Free Thought Project reported on December 9th, Georgia’s secretary of State Brian Kemp penned a letter to DHS Secretary Jeh Johnson, asking the director if he was aware that DHS had attempted to hack …

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During a recent human sexuality class, Olga Perez Stable Cox of Orange Coast College called Republican Donald Trump’s election to the presidency an “act of terrorism”.  The Professor has reportedly received many death threats as a result and had to leave the state for a short time. Since Cox’s political rant went viral and the kid …

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Vice President Joe Biden spoke at NYU today and reflected on how “ugly” and divisive the 2016 campaign has been. “It was more a battle of personalities than it was ideas, in my view,” Biden said. “I find myself embarrassed by the nature and the way in which this campaign was conducted. And, you know, …

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CNN’s Van Jones brought on Rick Santorum and Ana Navarro to his primetime special The Messy Truth tonight, and at one point Jones and Navarro got in a spirited back-and-forth with Santorum about Trump’s rhetoric about Muslims and whether it’s connected to a rise in hate crimes. Jones brought up the fear Muslim children across America …

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Amy Schumer is, by every standard, killing it. Trainwreck was one of the best comedy movies of 2015. She’s about to play the title character in Barbie– yes, that Barbie. She’s sold out Madison Square Garden and countless other arenas. Madonna opened for her. She has 10 Primetime Emmy nominations, including one win. She’s also been nominated for two …

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President-elect President Donald Trump may soon receive his first presidential pardon request from an incendiary Arizona sheriff facing criminal charges for targeting Latinos for illegal arrests and deportations in violation of a court order. No pardon application has been submitted yet by Trump loyalist and outgoing Maricopa County Sheriff Joe Arpaio, who says he is innocent of …

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Madonna has been named Billboard‘s 2016 Woman of the Year. Because this is 2016, however, in her interview she talked a lot about the recent election, and she got candid about her feelings on it. “It felt like someone died,” she told the magazine about the outcome. “It felt like a ­combination of the heartbreak and …

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If you missed it, President-elect Donald Trump was not a big fan of Saturday Night Live’s last broadcast in which Alec Baldwin once again impersonated the incoming POTUS. While the episode was still on the air, Trump took to Twitter to complain about how biased the show was and that Baldwin’s performance was bad. (The …

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Glenn Beck is on record as being no fan of Breitbart, but he spoke up in defense of the site over Kellogg’s decision to pull its ads from the site. The announcement led to Breitbart pushing for a #DumpKelloggs boycott campaign that took off on Twitter. Beck made it clear today that while he doesn’t …

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While CNN was gathered at the Carrier plant in Indiana yesterday, waiting for President-elect Donald Trump to arrive to give a speech regarding the deal that kept roughly a thousand jobs in the U.S., the crew decided to joke around about a pretty grizzly topic. In video obtained by FTVLive, correspondent Suzanne Malveaux was prepping …

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Wednesday night in Mexico City, Guns N’ Roses stopped their concert to bring fans onstage, hand them sticks, and let them hit a Donald Trump piñata. They really went after it. TMZ obtained video: In less than a minute, the piñata was pretty much destroyed. Given Trump’s comments about Mexicans being “rapists” and his promise to build a wall …

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There have been lots of questions about who exactly is going to be performing at Donald Trump‘s inauguration in January. Recently, a member of Trump’s transition team said that Elton John was going to be playing- something a rep for the singer quickly denied. TMZ caught up with Garth Brooks in Washington, D.C. on Wednesday, where he confirmed two …

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First let me say, I have absolutely no problem with getting veterans the help they need and most Americans would agree. Our soldiers have been neglected for far too long and our current healthcare system hasn’t done them any favors when it comes to anything, including suicide . According to Veterans Affairs, it was found that a …

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In one of the largest organized marches in the history of the world, tens of millions of Shia Muslims made an incredibly heartening statement, by risking their lives to travel through war-stricken areas to openly defy ISIS. This massive event that would have undoubtedly helped to ease tensions in the West was almost entirely ignored …

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Swedish photographer, art director, and surf instructor Gustav Hallén will be your husband (and ticket to Swedish citizenship) for a small fee. If you’re looking to escape the United States before Donald Trump is sworn in as President and it becomes a giant casino, is what he is asking really that much? Sadly, his eBay posting was removed …

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Since Donald Trump shockingly won the presidential election earlier this month, there has been quite a bit of discussion revolving around faithless electors who may try to sway the Electoral College from actually voting for Trump next month. In this vein, one Texas elector who had previously criticized Trump during the campaign has made it known …

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While Google Maps claim that this happens frequently, I find it hard to believe this was an accident. It wouldn’t be the first time Google Maps has come under fire, the first time they completely wiped Palestine off the map. According to an analysis by online-search marketer CanIRank.com found that 50 recent searches for political …

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