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Breaking: Groundskeeper at Trump’s LA golf course allegedly shooting at gophers with pellet gun

You know that face you make when, just as you post your breaking news on a groundskeeper at a Trump National golf course allegedly violating city code, news breaks thatSpecial Counsel Robert Mueller has impaneled a grand jury in the Russia investigation and West Virginia’s Democratic governor is expected to flip to the Republican Party? The Washington Post’s David Farenthold, who won a Pulitzer for his campaign-season investigation of Donald Trump’s philanthropic claims, didn’t uncover this scoop, but he is on the phone following up. Just talked […]

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WHOA: Did a WaPo writer just blatantly lie about Sessions calling illegal immigrants ‘filth’?!

Okay WaPo writers, we know reading really isn’t your thing BUT you might want to make sure you’ve read something correctly BEFORE making a mistake this yuge. Daniel W. Drezner, writer atthe Washington Post, tweeted that Sessions described illegal aliens as filth … Filth. He described illegal immigrants as "filth." Whatever your views on immigration that's f**king embarrassing for a US official to say. https://t.co/sl5x5uLObK — Daniel W. Drezner (@dandrezner) April 11, 2017 Thanks to Alex Griswold from the Free Beacon for highlighting what Sessionsactually said. Oh […]

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Researcher’s linking of 59,000 suicides in India to climate change ‘particularly worrisome’ under Trump

The Washington Post’s coverage of a study linking climate change and suicide managed to hold off for three paragraphs before bringing up President Trump’s withdrawal from the Paris climate accord, making the study’s findings “particularly worrisome” if you buy into them, that is. 59,000 farmer suicides in India over 30 years may be linked to climate change, study says https://t.co/mS9AwFB2jO — Washington Post (@washingtonpost) August 1, 2017 Vidhi Doshi reports: Tamma Carleton, a researcher at the University of California at Berkeley, compared almost five decades worth of […]

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Saudi Arabia’s Shifting Story About Jamal Khashoggi’s Disappearance | The Daily Show

Saudi Arabia. For years, they’ve been known as the superconservative country where women can’t drive, gay people get flogged, and thieves have their hands chopped off. Now, for the thieves, uh, they can’t say they weren’t warned. I mean, Saudi Arabia literally has a sword on their flag, so you know. Yeah. They’re owning that shit. It would be like if the NFL made its logo a sad brain. You know, you… Yeah, in a way, you kind of respect them for their honesty. But, last year, […]

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