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WATCH: SNL’s ‘Come Back, Barack’ is the R&B slow jam Trump-era America so desperately needs

Sun, 19 Nov 2017 - 12:15am
Chance the Rapper performed a 90s-style quiet storm R&B ballad on “Saturday Night Live” called “Come Back, Barack” this Saturday that summed up what so many Americans have been feeling since January of this year. “I can’t even laugh at this,” said viewe...

SNL hilariously re-enacts Donald Trump Jr. — and Eric’s — liaison with WikiLeaks’ Julian Assange

Sat, 18 Nov 2017 - 11:49pm
This week, “Saturday Night Live” opened with a sketch lampooning reports that came to light this week about President Donald Trump’s eldest son Donald Jr. and his contacts with WikiLeaks. The sketch opened with Donald Trump, Jr. — played by SNL cast member Mikey Day — m...

Oklahoma Republican pleads guilty to child sex trafficking after getting caught with 17-year-old boy

Sat, 18 Nov 2017 - 11:13pm
Former Oklahoma state Sen. Ralph Shortey (R) pled guilty this week to federal child sex trafficking charges after he was caught in a motel room with an underage boy in March. The Hill reported Saturday that Shortey’s legal team filed paperwork to enter a guilty plea in order to evade three cha...

‘We’re not stupid’: Nuclear general says he would shut down any ‘illegal’ Trump order to attack

Sat, 18 Nov 2017 - 10:57pm
The top U.S. nuclear commander said on Saturday that he would resist President Donald Trump if he ordered an “illegal” launch of nuclear weapons. Air Force General John Hyten, commander of the U.S. Strategic Command (STRATCOM), told an audience at the Halifax International Security Forum...

Ohio judge who boasted about sex conquests apologizes if he offended ‘the wonderful women in my life’

Sat, 18 Nov 2017 - 10:33pm
Ohio Democratic candidate for governor and sitting state Supreme Court Justice Bill O’Neill issued an apology on Saturday for boasting about his bedding of “50 very attractive females” — then went on to congratulate himself for helping “elevate the discussion” abo...

Blue states practice the ‘family values’ that red states preach: new survey

Sat, 18 Nov 2017 - 10:06pm
The New York Times‘ Nicholas Kristof reported Saturday on the results of the annual Youth Risk Behavior Survey, which found that people living in so-called blue states have lower rates of teen pregnancy, divorce and prostitution than their counterparts in conservative states. In a survey of 32...

‘If it’s at Mar-a-Lago, we’re not going’: Charities and socialites shun Trump’s ‘winter White House’

Sat, 18 Nov 2017 - 8:55pm
President Donald Trump’s so-called “winter White House,” Mar-a-Lago Resort has lost the vast majority of its charity bookings for the year and Palm Beach’s upper crust have moved on from the once-glamorous mansion and club. According to The Washington Post, even Palm Beach&#8...

Roy Moore debacle leaves Bannon de-fanged and looking like a ‘delusional guy at his desk’ to GOP

Sat, 18 Nov 2017 - 8:09pm
The deepening scandal around accused child sex predator Roy Moore has shown the limitations of once-feared former White House adviser Steve Bannon’s power in Washington, said The Washington Post on Saturday. Moore is the flagship candidate for Bannon’s purported war on establishment Repu...

Fox Business host Bartiromo goes on Twitter blocking rampage after false claim about Trump accusers

Sat, 18 Nov 2017 - 6:52pm
On Saturday, Fox Business Channel host Maria Bartiromo blocked multiple members of the media from viewing her Twitter account after she erroneously claimed on Friday morning that “there are no allegations” of sexual harassment or assault against President Donald Trump, said

Trump’s constant Twitter drama is steadily driving away the voters he needs the most: report

Sat, 18 Nov 2017 - 6:25pm
President Donald Trump’s addiction to Twitter spats is costing him with moderate and center-right voters, the very voters he would need the most in upcoming elections, said Politico on Saturday. Trump has lashed out at the NFL, at former rival for the presidency Hillary Clinton, at U.S. intell...

Dem strategist: A Roy Moore victory would be ‘catastrophic’ for GOP’s chances in 2018

Sat, 18 Nov 2017 - 5:13pm
Democratic strategist Chris Kofinis said on Saturday that his party stands to benefit either way in Alabama’s special election between ex-Chief Justice Roy Moore and Democratic candidate Doug Jones. If Moore loses, Kofinis said, the seat goes to the Democrats. If he wins, however, he becomes a...

‘No news here’: Jeff Flake says hot mic comment that GOP is ‘toast’ isn’t new information

Sat, 18 Nov 2017 - 4:36pm
Arizona Republican Sen. Jeff Flake said on Saturday that his comment that the Republican Party is “toast” if they continue to align themselves with Roy Moore and President Donald Trump is the same thing that he’s been saying for months, so the fact that it was broadcast over a hot ...

What happens if aliens are real?

Sat, 18 Nov 2017 - 4:00pm
What Happens If Aliens Are Real? Imagine if E.T., Yoda, and the Na’vi were more than just fictional beings—and what if we could talk to them from Earth? It might be possible one day, thanks to astronomers who sent a message to a star system that may have the ability to support life....

Ivanka Trump promotes weird-looking Thanksgiving dinner centerpiece

Sat, 18 Nov 2017 - 3:53pm
Ivanka Trump Promotes Weird Thanksgiving Decoration Can someone check on Ivanka Trump? The lifestyle brand named after the first daughter tweeted out a blog post on Thursday featuring ideas from interior designer Allison Domonoske on how to create a memorable Thanksgiving centerpiece....

Ex-evangelical rips the fake Christian ‘good women of Alabama’ who want Roy Moore’s accusers to shut up

Sat, 18 Nov 2017 - 3:42pm
As part of a panel discussion on AM Joy, former evangelical Franklin Schaeffer tore into Roy Moore’s female followers for betraying their Christian faith and replacing it with “moral relativism” in the service of defending the embattled U.S. Senate candidate. According to Schaeffer...

KKK member posts pictures of woman’s kids on Facebook and threatens them after she voices support for MLK statue

Sat, 18 Nov 2017 - 3:16pm
The Bartow County Sheriff’s office in Georgia is investigating “terroristic threats” a woman received after a self-proclaimed member of the Ku Klux Klan took issue with her Facebook comments supporting civil rights leader Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. The victim read a Facebook commen...

Actress Lena Dunham defends ‘Girls’ writer accused of rape

Sat, 18 Nov 2017 - 2:05pm
Lena Dunham Defends ‘Girls’ Writer Accused Of Rape Actress and “feminist” Lena Dunham is being slammed for defending a writer and producer on her HBO hit show ‘Girls’ after he was accused of raping an actress when she was 17-years-old. Aurora Perrineau, known for ...

Election-obsessed Trump tells Hillary Clinton to ‘get over It’ — but he can’t either

Sat, 18 Nov 2017 - 2:03pm
Trump Tells Clinton to Get Over It, But He Can’t Either President Donald Trump doled out some sage advice on Twitter Saturday morning—and then promptly ignored it. “Crooked Hillary Clinton is the worst (and biggest) loser of all time. She just can’t stop, which is so good for the Republi...

‘More women are sexual predators than men’: South Carolina pastor blames ‘war on men’ to defend Roy Moore

Sat, 18 Nov 2017 - 1:36pm
A South Carolina preacher is continuing to support Republican senate nominee Roy Moore in Alabama, an apparent reversal of his previously claimed focus on wanting to protect children from sexual predators. Pastor Franklin Raddish of the Capitol Hill Independent Baptist Ministries has dismissed recen...

House intel committee member slams Sessions and promises ‘People will be indicted, people are going to jail’

Sat, 18 Nov 2017 - 1:24pm
Appearing on MSNBC with Alex Witt, a lawmaker who has been deeply involved in the House Intelligence Committee’s investigation into Russian influence with White House officials bluntly “went on the record” and declared, “People are going to jail.” Speaking with the MSNB...