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Sorry Republicans, Economic Scholar Says There is “Not Evidence” that Tax Cuts Have Created Growth

September 6, 2018

Is anyone honestly surprised that Trump lied about his tax cuts?

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Paul Ryan Just Tried to Brag About Tax Cuts, Got Brutal Reality Check Instead

February 3, 2018

Republican Paul Ryan Apparently Thinks Giving You An Extra $1.50 A Week Is Worth The Brag Republicans will be heading into this year’s midterms with one major legislative achievement since Donald Trump became president: tax cuts that largely benefited corporations…

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World’s Longest Running Sci-Fi Show FINALLY Catches Up To Reality With 1st Female Star

July 16, 2017

After months of speculation, we’re finally getting a female doctor. And by that, I mean, a new Time Lord. Jodie Whittaker is now officially the 13th Doctor in the British sci-fi show, Doctor Who. When the show ran originally for 26…

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California: Democrats Feel The Bern As Sanders Supporters Revitalize The Party

January 20, 2017

California loves Bernie Sanders, and it shows. His supporters showed up en masse at normally staid party caucuses earlier this month, filling seats with a slate of delegates who may very well take over the largest Democratic Party organization outside…

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Republicans Cheer Americans Losing Money, Promptly Get Obliterated In Tweet Storm (TWEETS)

November 23, 2016

Igor Volsky Destroys Republicans As They Tweet Their Joy At American Workers’ Misery A federal judge in Texas blocked the Obama administration’s overtime rule yesterday, a move that will take money out of the pockets of millions of Americans. As…

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America Really Needs To Police The Police – And The Internet Is Up To The Challenge

July 9, 2016

Police in the U.S. have killed at least 2,614 people since August 9, 2014, when Mike Brown was killed by cops in Ferguson, Missouri. It is an ugly statistic made worse by the fact that people of color, especially black men,…

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Portugal Fights World’s Banks While People Pay The Price

January 27, 2016

The Struggle Under Austerity Continues, Is Bipartisanship The Answer? Centre-right law professor Marcelo Rebelo de Sousa won just over 52 percent of the vote in Sunday’s elections in Portugal, becoming the next President of the country. The presidency is a…

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Florida Woman Admits To Trolling Co-Worker With Confederate Flag

December 25, 2015

The Confederate flag is legal, workplace harassment is not. Neither is lying to a federal officer. 58-year-old Susan Thompson has pleaded guilty to lying to a federal officer about placing a Confederate flag on the desk of her co-worker. Thompson worked at the…

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“You Keep Using That Word, Socialism”

June 2, 2015

Much of the mainstream media’s coverage of the Presidential run of Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders has focused on either attempting to dismiss his chances of actually gaining the Democratic Party’s nomination or treating his ‘self-described socialist’ opinions as a curiosity…

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Giant ‘Dancing Tampons’ Confront Red-Faced, Sexist Tony Abbott Over Australian Tax

May 28, 2015

Prime Minister Tony Abbott, who apparently can’t even say the word ‘tampon’, was confronted by a group of angry giant ones on his way to work Thursday morning. The ‘dancing tampons’ were protesting Australia’s Goods and Services Tax (GST). The…

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