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 2023-03-22 20:31 

Crooks and Liars

Jesse Watters: The 'Lock Her Up' Chants Were Just A Jokey Joke...

For years we've heard "lock her up" chants ring out from the MAGA crowd, calling for the imprisonment of former President Donald Trump's political opponent. Trump called Hillary Clinton "crooked" for years. Unsurprisingly, we'r...

 2023-03-22 20:25 

Crooks and Liars

Idaho GOP Rejects 'Woke' Free Menstrual Products In Schools...

What looks like a common sense bill to the rest of us, one that would have put dispensers in schools was rejected by the Republican-controlled legislature, though it was sponsored by Republicans Lori McCann and Rod Furniss. (Apparently, they're both R...

 2023-03-22 18:41 

New Statesman

Boris Johnson pleads idiocy...

The former prime minister didn't impress anybody at today's Privileges Committee hearing....

 2023-03-22 18:26 

Media Matters

Charlie Kirk says Chinese military installations are using TikTok to "make our children more likely to be trans"...
 2023-03-22 18:14 

New Statesman

Extinction Rebellion makes a splash on 'Fleet Street'...

Not before plastering the wrong building in green paint....

 2023-03-22 18:04 

CBS News

McConnell eager to return to Senate as he recovers from fall, senators say...

McConnell was discharged from the hospital last week and is continuing his recovery at an inpatient rehabilitation facility....

 2023-03-22 17:11 

New Statesman

Emmanuel Macron has no regrets...

A combative and unremorseful interview by the French president, the first since forcing his retirement reform through parliament, is unlikely to calm a seething nation....

 2023-03-22 17:10 

NBC

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Dominion awaits key ruling from judge in its defamation suit against Fox News...

A judge will soon decide how much of Dominion Voting Systems' defamation case against Fox News and Fox Corp. heads to a jury next month....

 2023-03-22 17:03 

Crooks and Liars

Tucker Carlson Denies Republicans Fantasize About Jailing Political Opponents...

In a lengthy opening rant Monday, Tucker Carlson claimed January 6th insurrectionists were just citizens who voted the wrong way and people should not fantasize about locking up political rivals. The possible indictment of Trump in New York has turned the...

 2023-03-22 17:02 

NBC

[ Politics ]

Drug shortages are rising and pose a national security risk, new report warns...

Children's medication, antibiotics and ADHD treatment are among a number of drugs facing shortages and the shortages are only rising, according to a new report....

 2023-03-22 16:59 

Mother Jones

It's Not a Crisis. This Is the New Normal....
 2023-03-22 16:57 

The New Republic

Florida "Don't Say Gay" Lawmaker Pleads Guilty in COVID Fraud Case...

Former state Representative Joseph Harding now faces up to 35 years in prison....

 2023-03-22 16:57 

FiveThirtyEight

What We Know About Trump's Legal Troubles...

Despite a near-constant swirl of legal problems, former President Donald Trump has managed to avoid indictment so far. But one prosecutor seems poised to take the plunge and become the first to criminally indict a former president. Alvin Bragg, the Manhat...

 2023-03-22 16:49 

Media Matters

On YouTube, Steven Crowder: "If you see a Black American, there's a 50-50 shot that they don't know if they think you have the right to exist"...
 2023-03-22 16:47 

Media Matters

Charlie Kirk calls on Gov. Ron DeSantis to make a "sanctuary state" for Donald Trump...
 2023-03-22 16:32 

Crooks and Liars

Alvin Bragg Bashes Jim Jordan For Intimidation Attempts...

On Tuesday, C&L reported via Fox News Digital that Rep. Jim Jordan and other Republican leaders were demanding Alvin Bragg go to Congress to testify why he was indicting Trump. This is not the role of Congress at all. House Republicans have no jurisdictio...

 2023-03-22 16:28 

The New Republic

What to Expect If the Abortion Drug Mifepristone Gets Banned...

A Texas judge's decision on access to medication abortion has reproductive rights advocates on edge and providers bracing for a fresh round of chaos....

 2023-03-22 16:21 

NBC

[ Politics ]

How Trump could be indicted: What to know about the hush money case...

A former president has never been prosecuted in the history of the United States....

 2023-03-22 16:18 

The New Republic

Starbucks Workers Are on a Nationwide Strike to Protest Union-Busting...

Workers are greeting the company's new CEO with a demand for a "real seat at the table."...

 2023-03-22 16:13 

New Statesman

Defining a Kodak culture for the future...

The CEO of Kodak Jim Continenza on how changing the business's culture empowered it to embrace a revitalised self....

 2023-03-22 16:08 

The New Republic

Trump Asked Supporters to Take to the Streets. This Was the Sad Result....

Outside a courthouse in New York City, it was difficult to tell who had come to protest the pending indictment of the former president and who had come to troll....

 2023-03-22 16:08 

Crooks and Liars

Trump Lawyer: How Dare DeSantis Mention Porn Star!...

Trumps spokesperson Liz Harrington furiously bashed Ron DeSantis for answering a reporter's direct question about the Stormy Daniels payoff. DeSantis was asked if he would have any role in extraditing Trump if the former guy was indicted. "Look, I...

 2023-03-22 16:00 

Crooks and Liars

Joe Tacopino (2023) Should Talk To Joe Tacopino (2018)...

Trump's newest attorney, a lawyer who seems to be cut right out of a mobster movie, appears to have completely flip flopped on his views regarding whether Trump actually committed a crime related to hush money payments to Stormy Daniels. In the above ...

 2023-03-22 15:59 

Crooks and Liars

Sean Spicer Screeches: WH Press Corp Was Mean To Him...

The first Trump White House press secretary turned Newsmax host Sean Spicer screeched like a high-pitched barn owl because Karine Jean-Pierre called out quack reporter Simon Ateba for constantly interrupting yesterday's proceedings. Spicer tried to gl...

 2023-03-22 15:57 

Mother Jones

Trump Reportedly Really Wants to Be Handcuffed...
 2023-03-22 15:53 

New Statesman

Rishi Sunak avoids major rebellion as MPs back Brexit deal...

Boris Johnson's best efforts failed to bring down the Windsor Framework....

 2023-03-22 15:40 

Media Matters

When Fox hosts were overjoyed about a potential indictment shifting a presidential race...

Fox News hosts are currently denouncing a potential indictment of former President Donald Trump as a corrupt attack on a political opponent aimed at interfering with the course of the 2024 presidential election, saying it would destroy American democracy ...

 2023-03-22 15:25 

Media Matters

Fox host calls out Trump and his surrogates for attacking DeSantis...
 2023-03-22 15:23 

FiveThirtyEight

The Best Way To Derail An NBA Offense? Make It Waste Time....

In the modern NBA, there is no resource more valuable than time on the shot clock. In fact, it's the only thing that teams can't score without. While it's tough to put the ball in the basket if you don't have a high-level ball handler or m...

 2023-03-22 15:19 

Media Matters

Daily Wire's Michael Knowles says children are "scandalized" by trans people appearing in public...
 2023-03-22 15:07 

New Statesman

Netflix doesn't understand why people watch porn...

The documentary Moneyshot grapples with the adult industry's biggest problems but not those who consume its content....

 2023-03-22 15:00 

Crooks and Liars

Trump Reportedly 'Wants To Be Handcuffed' To Create A 'Spectacle'...

According to former President Donald Trump, he was supposed to be indicted yesterday over his hush money payments to adult film actor Stormy Daniels. Trump said that just before sending out an email blast begging for donations . It appears that it will st...

 2023-03-22 14:48 

The New Republic

Trump Wants to Be Handcuffed for the Stormy Daniels Hush Money...

Ahead of a potential criminal indictment, the former president is planning out the spectacle of his arrest....

 2023-03-22 14:42 

CBS News

Who is Alvin Bragg? What to know about the Manhattan D.A. weighing charges against Trump...

Manhattan District Attorney Alvin Bragg has faced off with former President Donald Trump and his companies before....

 2023-03-22 14:40 

Vox

Inside the Italian villa that launched some of the world's great philanthropic programs...

For more than 60 years, the Rockefeller Foundation has hosted scientists, academics, and artists for a unique summer program....

 2023-03-22 14:39 

CBS News

TikTok CEO to highlight efforts to protect user data in testimony to Congress...

CEO Shou Zi Chew plans to tell a House panel that TikTok's parent company...

 2023-03-22 14:37 

Crooks and Liars

Another Republican Pleads Guilty To COVID Relief Fraud...

Harding, co-author of Florida's vile 'Don't Say Gay' bill, took a plea deal for reduced charges. He resigned from the Florida Legislature in December after his federal indictment. Despite the lesser charges, he's still looking at up to...

 2023-03-22 14:31 

NBC

[ Politics ]

Eyes on 2024: Wisconsin Supreme Court race draws national attention...

Wisconsin's state Supreme Court race is shaping up to be the Midwest's most closely watched race in 2023, with broad implications for the 2024 election cycle....

 2023-03-22 14:29 

Media Matters

Fox's pitch to advertisers featured network executives and personalities complicit in its 2020 election lies...

Fox is kicking off its upfronts season with a pitch highlighting network executives and program anchors and hosts who were complicit in the network's spread of lies about voter fraud in the 2020 election....

 2023-03-22 14:23 

The Atlantic

How Ivermectin Became a Belief System...

The deworming drug is central to an improvisational, alternative medical subculture that was forming even before the pandemic....

 2023-03-22 14:22 

Crooks and Liars

McCarthy Rambles About Hillary To Distract From Trump...

House Speaker Kevin McCarthy (R-CA) rambled about former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton on Tuesday to deflect from former President Donald Trump's legal problems. At a House Republican retreat near Orlando, McCarthy was asked about the possibility...

 2023-03-22 14:13 

Vox

Google's new AI chatbot seems boring. Maybe that's the point....

The new tool, Bard, arrives six long weeks after Microsoft's BingGPT release....

 2023-03-22 14:08 

New Statesman

Subscriber of the week: Richard Hemmings...

Please email peter.williams@newstatesman.co.uk if you would like to be the New Statesman's subscriber of the week....

 2023-03-22 14:02 

New Statesman

Medea at Soho Place: a stunning production that rains down on the patriarchy...

Sophie Okonedo's formidable Medea will go down as a legend in theatre history....

 2023-03-22 13:53 

New Statesman

Boris Johnson made cheese and wine a police matter. There's no point him complaining now...

Even if Johnson can win over the Privileges Committee the public will never forgive him for his partygate hypocrisies....

 2023-03-22 13:46 

New Statesman

Greying MPs and ministers hit the pension jackpot following Jeremy Hunt's Budget...

Your weekly dose of gossip from around Westminster....

 2023-03-22 13:44 

New Statesman

Tony Robinson turns to trivia...

The star of Blackadder and Time Team now has his own history podcast: Cunningcast....

 2023-03-22 13:11 

The Daily Beast

Paul Allen's Deep Sea Research Vessel Topples Over in High Winds With 50 People on Board...

The late Microsoft billionaire's ship was in dry dock in Edinburgh, Scotland, when the accident happened....

 2023-03-22 13:10 

NBC

[ Politics ]

Tucker Carlson backtracks on private texts saying he hates Trump: 'I love Trump'...

Fox News host Tucker Carlson walked back his private text messages saying he was fed up with then-President Donald Trump after the 2020 presidential election....

 2023-03-22 13:07 

NBC

[ Politics ]

Arkansas restricts school bathroom use by transgender people...

The Arkansas bathroom bill, signed by Republican Gov. Sarah Huckabee Sanders, makes Arkansas the fourth state to place such restrictions at public schools....

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