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    Twitter Is Slamming This Awful Line From Trump's Charlottesville Speech With A Meme

    Twitter Is Slamming This Awful Line From Trump's Charlottesville Speech With A Meme

    After all the horrific news out of Charlottesville on Saturday, everyone was ready for the president to be, well, presidential. To guide the country through an episode of troubling violence, and to remind us that we are better than our demons. Unfortunately, many were left disappointed when Donald Trump refused to denounce white supremacy in America, […]
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    At Least One Person Is Dead And 19 Injured After Violence In Charlottesville

    At Least One Person Is Dead And 19 Injured After Violence In Charlottesville

    The list of casualties after an alt-right rally in Charlottesville, Virginia on Aug. 12 is getting worse. A hospital spokesperson at University of Virginia Medical Center said that the Charlottesville victims include one dead and 19 injured, CBS News reported on Saturday afternoon. The death appears to have come after a car plowed into a crowd of protesters, […]
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    People Are Outraged About Trump's Response To Charlottesville Violence

    People Are Outraged About Trump's Response To Charlottesville Violence

    Donald Trump addressed the violence in Charlottesville, Virginia, at a press conference on Saturday afternoon, and people aren't happy. Addressing the clashes at a white nationalist rally which has left at least one person dead, Trump condemned bigotry and violence “on both sides.” In the same speech, he said that the kind of violence seen in Charlottesville […]
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    The Charlottesville Alt-Right Rally Just Turned Violent — Here's What To Know

    The Charlottesville Alt-Right Rally Just Turned Violent — Here's What To Know

    An alt-right rally in Charlottesville, Virginia turned got scary on Saturday afternoon, as clashes between right-wing demonstrators and counter-protesters turned violent. At the “Unite the Right” rally in Charlottesville's Emancipation Park, videos and photos showed violent brawls with Confederate flags and literal shields. From the outside, many of us are watching in horror, wondering, what […]
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    Trump Says North Korea Threats Will Boost Guam Tourism And We're Like, “What?”

    Trump Says North Korea Threats Will Boost Guam Tourism And We're Like, “What?”

    While the rest of the world worried about nuclear war, President Donald Trump found a silver lining to his ongoing feud with North Korea. In a phone call with the U.S. territory's governor, Eddie Calvo, Trump said Guam's tourism would increase “tenfold” after being threatened with a missile strike by North Korea. And everyone who […]
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    Twitter Is Absolutely Roasting This Dumb Photo From The UVA Alt-Right March

    Twitter Is Absolutely Roasting This Dumb Photo From The UVA Alt-Right March

    Welcome to 2017, where America is wondering whether we're going to see nuclear war and white nationalists are marching in Southern towns. On Friday night, a crowd of hundreds of white supremacists and far-right advocates with torches gathered at the University of Virginia campus in Charlottesville, Virginia. But as mind-boggling and disturbing as it is […]
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    Someone Is Taunting Trump With A Giant Inflatable Chicken Outside The White House

    Someone Is Taunting Trump With A Giant Inflatable Chicken Outside The White House

    Why did the chicken cross the road? To stare angrily towards the Oval Office in silent criticism of the president's actions and decisions since taking office, apparently. Tweets about the Donald Trump chicken took off on social media on Aug. 9, after Washington D.C. — along with a whole bunch of reporters and TV news […]
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    The Mooch Is Coming Back With A Stephen Colbert Appearance, Break Out The Popcorn

    The Mooch Is Coming Back With A Stephen Colbert Appearance, Break Out The Popcorn

    The Mooch is back! President Donald Trump's once and no-future communications director is getting his 15 minutes of TV fame. Anthony Scaramucci will be on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert next week. Mark your calendars and break out the popcorn! Colbert announced via Twitter on Aug. 9 that the famously foul-mouthed former White House […]
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    If North Korea Fired Missiles At The U.S., Here's Where They Might Hit

    If North Korea Fired Missiles At The U.S., Here's Where They Might Hit

    It's the Cold War Part II: North Korea Style. Sadly, that's not a movie title, but rather the current state of affairs in American politics. After President Donald Trump threatened North Korea with a retaliation of “fire and fury” if the nation continued its threats against America, North Korean state media announced that the nation was […]
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    Ivanka Trump Tweeted Something Super Trivial After Her Dad's Nuclear Threats

    Ivanka Trump Tweeted Something Super Trivial After Her Dad's Nuclear Threats

    After President Donald Trump responded to reports of North Korea's advancing nuclear capabilities with a vitriolic comment about American response, people started freaking out. But while some worried about nuclear war, it looked like the first daughter was thinking about something different. Ivanka's tweet after Trump's North Korea threats is all about small businesses, not […]
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    North Korea Just Threatened Guam After Trump's Warning: Here's What To Know

    North Korea Just Threatened Guam After Trump's Warning: Here's What To Know

    It's 2017, and people are worried about nuclear war. After a troubling report about North Korea's nuclear ability on Aug. 8, followed by President Donald Trump's fiery threat about a possible American response, more concerns are emerging. According to reports based on state news, North Korea said it might attack Guam, an American territory in the […]