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Nazis, white nationalists, and other hate groups are marching in Charlottesville, Virginia ahead of a rally to protest the removal of a statue of Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee.  Hours before the rally was scheduled to start, racists streaming into Charlottesville have been marching through the city, where they’ve been met by counter-protesters. Shortly before […]

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Nazis, white nationalists, and other hate groups are marching in Charlottesville, Virginia ahead of a rally to protest the removal of a statue of Confederate Gen. Robert E. Lee.  Hours before the rally was scheduled to start, racists streaming into Charlottesville have been marching through the city, where they’ve been met by counter-protesters. Shortly before […]

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Donald Trump issued a warning against Kim Jong-un that, well, sounded a lot like something Kim Jong-un would say.  After news broke that U.S. intelligence officials believe North Korea has produced a miniaturized nuclear warhead, Trump warned Pyongyang not to threaten the United States.  SEE ALSO: Trump bars transgender people from military, calls them a […]

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You already know that the golfing, TV watching, Twitter-obsessed U.S. president is on vacation, but you might not have known that Russia’s President Vladimir Putin is on vacation, too.  Luckily for you, we just got our hands on Putin’s vacay photos, and they’re full of spymaster-in-the-Siberian-tundra cheesecake.  SEE ALSO: Trump is getting crushed at his […]

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A massive fire has engulfed one of the world’s tallest residential buildings, the Torch Tower in the UAE’s Marina in Dubai.  SEE ALSO: No, Usain Bolt is not donating $2 million to Grenfell Tower fire victims Authorities tweeted they successfully evacuated the 337-metre skyscraper, which is considered the 32nd tallest building in the world. No […]

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The head of the Coast Guard has broken ranks with President Trump and pledged to stand by transgender service members under his command. SEE ALSO: Chelsea Manning, Joe Biden react to Trump ban of transgender individuals from the military Trump announced last week, out of the blue, that after consulting with his “generals and military […]

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If you’re the type of person who’s terrified of people who are different than you, it’s not a surprise that you may see threats that aren’t there.   Like, as one anti-immigrant group did, mistaking empty bus seats for a group of burqa-wearing women.  SEE ALSO: All the post-Brexit vote racist incidents, in one depressing […]

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As they say, when it rains it pours, and Anthony Scaramucci seems to be stuck outside in the middle of a monsoon without an umbrella.  SEE ALSO: Anthony Scaramucci resigned and everyone is hahahahahahahahaha The former White House communications director blew up the internet with an explosive (and expletive-filled) New Yorker interview, had his wife […]

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New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie seems to be getting into it with just about everyone nowadays, and as we know, even baseball games are no longer sacred.  First, he got booed at a Mets game after catching a foul ball. This time, Christie got into it with someone at a Sunday game between the Chicago […]

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A doctor in Kentucky and her patient will always remember their babies’ birthdays.  Amanda Hess, an OB/GYN in Frankfort, Kentucky, was in the hospital as she prepared to give birth to her daughter. While she waited, Hess heard another expectant mother who was closer to giving birth.  SEE ALSO: This Beyoncé-themed baby shower puts all […]

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Everyone can rest easy: there are no monsters in Longmont, Colorado.  One police officer in the town checked the house of a 4-year-old girl who was nervous about her new home.  SEE ALSO: Note from dog sitter perfectly demonstrates the struggle of owning a pup “She met Officer [David] Bonday and asked him if he […]

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President Donald Trump fired his chief of staff, Reince Priebus, via tweet on Friday after a long battle between factions at the Trump White House.  It was a fitting end to the rocky relationship between Priebus and Trump—one marked by Trump’s lack of respect for the former Republican National Committee chairman.  SEE ALSO: All the […]

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A conspiracy theory subreddit devoted to President Donald Trump is apparently writing our legislation now. According to Wired, a Republican staffer actively asked r/The_Donald—widely known for being home to racism, xenophobia, and Islamophobia—for advice in crafting an amendment.  H.Res.477, which was proposed on Wednesday, calls for an investigation into the alleged misconduct of … you […]

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