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 2017-02-21 11:19 

The Daily Beast

74 Migrant Bodies Wash Ashore in Libya... +

More are expected to surface....

 2017-02-21 11:17 

The Daily Beast

Israeli Soldier Sentenced in Fatal Shooting... +

Shot a wounded Palestinian attacker....

 2017-02-21 11:03 

The Daily Beast

George Clooney Speaks: Our Baby Twins Will Be A Great Adventure... +

George Clooney has spoken publicly for the first time about his excitement at the prospect of becoming a dad at 56....

 2017-02-21 10:00 

NBC

[ Politics ]

It's Been One Month. How's the Trump Agenda Going?... +

One month into his presidency. Donald Trump is having difficulty turning his election promises into a functioning government....

 2017-02-21 08:30 

BuzzFeed

People In South Sudan Are Facing A Famine And It Could Only Get Worse... +

UN agencies and the South Sudanese government have warned the ongoing war has left nearly 100,000 people. Albert Gonzalez Farran / Albert Gonzalez Farran - UNICEF Famine in South Sudan has left 100,000 people f...

 2017-02-21 08:10 

The Daily Beast

U.K. Defends Planned Trump Visit... +

Visit will go ahead despite protests. ...

 2017-02-21 07:01 

Mother Jones

NBC News: Putin Still Trying to Figure Out Trump's Brain... +
 2017-02-21 07:00 

Mother Jones

The Hero of Tal Afar Gets the Last Laugh... +
 2017-02-21 06:57 

Mother Jones

Milo Yiannopoulos Is Having a Very Bad Day... +

Organizations are severing ties with the Breitbart editor right and left....

 2017-02-21 06:47 

Mother Jones

A Closer Look at the Killing Fields of Sweden... +
 2017-02-21 06:08 

CNN

[ Politics ]

These Republicans didn't like Trump at first. They do now.... +

In the beginning, they didn't care for Donald Trump....

 2017-02-21 05:55 

The Daily Beast

‘Partridge Family’ Star David Cassidy Says He Has Dementia... +

Star struggled in a recent performance. ...

 2017-02-21 05:34 

The Daily Beast

Why Conservatives Fell for Milo Yiannopoulos... +

The Breitbart provocateurs CPAC invitationsince rescinded, along with his book dealtells you all you need to know about the state of American conservatism....

 2017-02-21 05:25 

The Daily Beast

Is Craft Beer Too Hoppy to Drink?... +

The success of IPA has seduced brewers into adding increasingly more hops to their beers. ...

 2017-02-21 05:23 

The Daily Beast

Seth Meyers: Trump Is a Sad ‘Buffoon’ Who Has No Friends... +

The Late Night host tore into Donald Trumps unhinged weekend on Monday night. ...

 2017-02-21 05:23 

The Daily Beast

Daniel Clowes: Trump Made Me Forgive Shia LaBeouf... +

Daniel Clowes, who created Ghost World, is solitary by nature, but since what he calls our horrible event, hes ready to call any Trump enemy a friend....

 2017-02-21 05:21 

The Daily Beast

Why America Can’t Spot Dirty Bombs... +

As Trump preps a new executive order to stop terrorists before they enter the country, a government report finds we arent prepared for the threat from within....

 2017-02-21 05:20 

The Daily Beast

Trump’s Jekyll and Hyde Administration Has Europe Spooked... +

While the reasonable-sounding Jekylls try to reassure the Europeans that Trump doesnt mean what he says, the Hydes push an agenda that will destroy the EU....

 2017-02-21 05:19 

The Daily Beast

No Pop Culture Walls in the Trump Era... +

Our politician-in-chief is obsessed with televisionand our entertainers are expected to make profound political statements or else....

 2017-02-21 05:17 

The Daily Beast

Live From New Jersey, It’s Governor Joe Piscopo!... +

He likes Trump and may run as a Republican (or maybe an independent), but whatever the case, the former SNLer is giving Trenton a serious look....

 2017-02-21 04:46 

Talking Points Memo

The Vicious Hand of Blood and Soil Reaches Out... +

This evening I saw news that a Jewish cemetery in St. Louis had been vandalized overnight. Reports say that more than 100 headstones were damaged, with some substantial number toppled. This comes, as you may know, amidst an ongoing wave of bomb threats ag...

 2017-02-21 04:46 

The Daily Beast

Colbert Mocks Trump’s Fake Sweden Terror Attack: ‘When Will It Begin?!’... +

The Late Show host paid tribute to the victims of the Swedish terrorist attack that President Trump made up last week....

 2017-02-21 04:38 

The Daily Beast

The Big End-of-Days Ideas of the Breitbart Intellectuals Thinking for Trump... +

Trumps chief policy adviser is staffing the administration with other key players who share his end-of-days, clash-of-civilizations perspective. ...

 2017-02-21 04:36 

The Daily Beast

The Murderer Who Broke Norman Mailer’s Heart... +

A new book explores the relationship between convicted killer Jack Henry Abbott and his literary mentor....

 2017-02-21 04:30 

Crooks and Liars

Open Thread - Happy President's Day ... +

Happy President's Day, and Not-my-president day. Open Thread below.......

 2017-02-21 04:26 

MSNBC

One month in, the Trump presidency has...... +

Donald Trump is now one month in to his presidency, and so far it's been a roller coaster ride. MSNBC's Brian Williams takes a look back day by day of month one....

 2017-02-21 04:17 

MSNBC

What we know about Trump's Natl. Security...... +

MSNBC Military Analyst Gen. Barry McCaffrey has known Pres. Trump's new National Security Adviser Lt. Gen. H.R. McMaster for years. He shares what he knows about the new member of Team Trump....

 2017-02-21 04:16 

BuzzFeed

Bomb Threats Target 11 Jewish Community Centers Around The US... +

Activities at 11 Jewish community centers around the country were interrupted on Monday by calls reporting bomb threats.The threats were found to be hoaxes, the Jewish Community Center Association of North America said, but added it's become a troubli...

 2017-02-21 04:11 

The Daily Beast

11 People Get Through Unattended Security Checkpoint at JFK... +

Eleven people boarded flights without proper security screening. ...

 2017-02-21 04:01 

MSNBC

Reporter to Pence: Should European leaders...... +

Vice Pres. Mike Pence was part of a team the White House sent to speak with European leaders, and Pence was press on seemingly conflicting messages from Trump and others in his administration....

 2017-02-21 04:00 

Crooks and Liars

Politics And Reality Radio: Authoritarians Hype Terror Threat... +

This week, we begin by looking at the specter of terrorism, both real and imagined. Hyping the threat of terrorism and crime is a trademark of authoritarian governments. It should be noted that we recorded the show before Donald Trump cited a non-existent...

 2017-02-21 04:00 

Crooks and Liars

C&L's Last Nite Music Club With Moon Duo... +

Ever wonder what dark coffee would taste like in space? How about raspberries and chocolate? There's always something deep and cosmic about the Moon Duo. The music voyages are strange and mysterious. They also can be sweet, tart, rich or bitter. Their new...

 2017-02-21 03:50 

MSNBC

Trump attacks on the press out of an...... +

Trump continues to denounce the media as "fake news" which, as Republican Sen. John McCain says, is how dictatorships start. Lawrence discusses with MTV's Ana Marie Cox and Susan Glasser, who was based in Moscow 2001 to 2004 and co-wrote "Kremlin......

 2017-02-21 03:42 

MSNBC

Lawrence on 'the enemy of Trump lies'... +

Donald Trump calls the media "the enemy of the American people." Lawrence says that really means the media is the enemy of Trump lies a title Lawrence says he will proudly accept....

 2017-02-21 03:09 

The Daily Beast

Trevor Noah: Trump Doesn’t ‘Have the Balls’ to Come on ‘The Daily Show’... +

In a new interview, The Daily Show host challenges President Trump and discusses his new Netflix special....

 2017-02-21 03:03 

MSNBC

The most dangerous man in Trump's world... +

There's a way to remove Donald Trump from office without impeachment. It comes from another section of the Constitution and the man who controls most of that power is Trump's Vice President: Mike Pence....

 2017-02-21 02:53 

CNN

[ Politics ]

Hickenlooper won't rule out 2020 bid... +

Colorado Democratic Gov. John Hickenlooper refused to rule out Monday a presidential run in 2020, telling CNN's Erin Burnett ...

 2017-02-21 02:52 

The Daily Beast

Five Dead in Australian Plane Crash... +

The plane hit a Melbourne shopping mall....

 2017-02-21 02:48 

MSNBC

Deportation memos show Trump's extreme agenda... +

Franco Ordoez, White House correspondent for McClatchy Newspapers, talks with Rachel Maddow about new drafts of Trump administration memos on changes to immigration enforcement....

 2017-02-21 02:33 

MSNBC

McMaster known for speaking truth to power... +

Courtney Kube, NBC News national security producer, talks with Rachel Maddow about the record and reputation of Lt. Gen. H. R. McMaster, chosen today by Donald Trump to serve in the National Security Adviser position vacated by Mike Flynn....

 2017-02-21 02:33 

The Daily Beast

Canada Police Reorganize to Manage Surge in Refugees from U.S.... +

Refugees from the U.S. border have tripled since last year....

 2017-02-21 02:30 

CNN

[ Politics ]

White House denounces threats to Jewish centers... +

The White House on Monday denounced a spate of threats made against Jewish Community Centers around the country....

 2017-02-21 02:12 

The Daily Beast

A General Strike Against Trump? Here’s a Dark History Lesson... +

It was November 1919, during the Red Scare, and a radical labor leader in Pennsylvania took to the barricades. What didand didnthappen may prove instructive for today....

 2017-02-21 02:00 

MSNBC

Shady oligarch's case a test of Trump's DoJ... +

Rachel Maddow reports on the murky overlap between Ukrainian oligarch Dmitry Firtash, Vladimir Putin, and the Donald Trump campaign and alerts viewers to watch for whether the Department of Justice under Trump continues to pursue a case against Firtash....

 2017-02-21 02:00 

Crooks and Liars

Eric Trump Openly Admits Pay To Play Access To 'Southern White House'... +

This administration is going to do immeasurable damage to America before they are sent packing; and their blatant corruption will not go unnoticed for much longer. The hubris is galling, and people are noticing; unfortunately it's a day late, and a dollar...

 2017-02-21 01:34 

CNN

[ Politics ]

Kasich tentatively slated to meet with Trump... +

Ohio Gov. John Kasich is tentatively slated to meet with President Donald Trump at the White House on Friday, three sources familiar with the plan told CNN Monday. ...

 2017-02-21 01:27 

MSNBC

Many GOP lawmakers won't hold town halls... +

For some reason, they don't want to come face to face with their constituents....

 2017-02-21 01:24 

BuzzFeed

Here's Why The World's Biggest Brands Are Blacklisting Breitbart... +

One of the worlds biggest ad buying networks, Omnicom, has instructed its staff to pull advertising from pro-Trump website Breitbart on behalf of its biggest clients. Breitbart.com BuzzFeed News has obtained an internal email from the Austr...

 2017-02-21 01:20 

MSNBC

Donald Trump's foreign chaos... +

Both the Vice President and the Secretary of Defense, traveling abroad, are trying to walk back or explain some of President Trump's more inflammatory and confusing comments....

 2017-02-21 01:12 

MSNBC

Mook: Russia can do to GOP what they did...... +

Amid news of a back channel between Trump associates and pro-Russian politicians in Ukraine, the former Clinton campaign manager calls for an independent commission to investigate any links between Trump world and Russia....

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