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Naomi LaChance Naomi LaChance Oct 08, 2019. 9 comments

Ellen Staunchly Defends Her Nauseating Friendship With George W. Bush

Ellen Staunchly Defends Her Nauseating Friendship With George W. Bush

On Tuesday, Ellen DeGeneres responded to criticism of her

revolting appearance with former president and creator of global misery George W. Bush at a Dallas Cowboys game—in private seats which she described as “very fancy.”

“During the game,” DeGeneres explained, “they showed a shot of George and me laughing together. And so, people were upset. They thought, ‘why is a gay Hollywood...

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Naomi LaChance Naomi LaChance Oct 03, 2019. 16 comments

Biden Reminds Everyone He's Definitely Still Running for President

Biden Reminds Everyone He's Definitely Still Running for President

Former Vice President Joe Biden made sure people knew he’s not dropped out of the presidential race on Wednesday.

“Let me make something clear to Trump and his hatchet men and the special interests funding his attacks against me—I’m not going anywhere,” Biden said during a rally in Reno, NV.

Biden finds himself at the center of the controversy fueling Democrats’

impeachment efforts . According...

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Naomi LaChance Naomi LaChance Oct 03, 2019. 12 comments

Ed Buck Indicted After Two Overdose Deaths in West Hollywood Apartment

Ed Buck Indicted After Two Overdose Deaths in West Hollywood Apartment

A federal grand jury indicted Ed Buck, the notorious Democratic donor, on two federal drug charges regarding two cases in which men died of methamphetamine overdoses at his home in West Hollywood, California on Wednesday.

Buck was

arrested last month after a third man overdosed at his apartment and survived. He has been accused of preying on predominantly black, gay men and injecting them...

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Naomi LaChance Naomi LaChance Oct 03, 2019. 22 comments

Report: Trump Enlisted Mike Pence to Try to Influence Ukraine

Report: Trump Enlisted Mike Pence to Try to Influence Ukraine

President Donald Trump got Vice President Mike Pence pretty involved in his attempts to influence the President of Ukraine, according to a report published by the Washington Post on Wednesday.

House Democrats launched an impeachment inquiry into Trump’s alleged attempts to pressure the Ukranian President, Volodymyr Zelensky, into doing him a “favor,” soliciting information about former Vice...

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Naomi LaChance Naomi LaChance Oct 03, 2019. 21 comments

Amber Guyger Sentenced to 10 Years in Prison for Murdering Unarmed Black Neighbor in His Own Home

Amber Guyger Sentenced to 10 Years in Prison for Murdering Unarmed Black Neighbor in His Own Home

A jury sentenced former Dallas, Texas police officer Amber Guyger to 10 years in prison on Wednesday for the

murder of an unarmed black man , Botham Jean. She will be eligible for parole after 5 years.

Guyger shot Jean in the chest in September 2018, when she apparently went into the apartment directly above her own and mistakenly thought that Jean, her neighbor, was an intruder. He was...

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Naomi LaChance Naomi LaChance Oct 02, 2019. 7 comments

General Motors Feeling the Squeeze as Auto Workers' Strike Enters Third Week

General Motors Feeling the Squeeze as Auto Workers' Strike Enters Third Week

The United Automobile Workers union continues to negotiate with General Motors for improved work conditions. More than 48,000 workers have been on strike in the U.S. since Sept. 16 over wages,

healthcare , and job security. On Tuesday, the union submitted a counterproposal for a contract deal.

UAW Vice President Terry Dittes said Tuesday the union was “awaiting GM’s next proposal to the...

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Naomi LaChance Naomi LaChance Oct 02, 2019. 22 comments

Wealth Tax Proposal Has Billionaires Acting Super Normal

Wealth Tax Proposal Has Billionaires Acting Super Normal

“I don’t think that billionaires should exist,” Vermont Sen. and Democratic presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders said last week as he proposed a wealth tax on the one percent.

On Tuesday night, the CEO of private equity firm Blackstone and an advisor to President Donald Trump, Steve Schwarzman, was asked about Sanders’ plan to address income inequality.

“Maybe Bernie Sanders shouldn’t exist,” he...

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Naomi LaChance Naomi LaChance Oct 02, 2019. 7 comments

Federal Judge Blocks Georgia Abortion Ban

Federal Judge Blocks Georgia Abortion Ban

On Tuesday, a federal judge blocked Georgia’s law banning abortion from going into effect in January.

District Court Judge Steve C. Jones issued a preliminary injunction to freeze the rule from taking effect while the court examine’s the legislation’s constitutionality. House Bill 481, signed by Republican Gov. Brian Kemp in May, seeks to outlaw abortions when a fetal heartbeat is detectable,...

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Naomi LaChance Naomi LaChance Oct 02, 2019. 24 comments

Report Describes Trump's Extremely Disturbing Border Wall Ideas

Report Describes Trump's Extremely Disturbing Border Wall Ideas

President Donald Trump has suggested several cruel military tactics on the border, the New York Times reported on Tuesday. Like the administration’s migrant detentions, these ideas show Trump’s complete inability to lead with anything other than senseless violence.

White House aides apparently looked into a cost estimate for a trench alongside the border wall filled with snakes or alligators,...

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Naomi LaChance Naomi LaChance Sep 26, 2019. 3 comments

No Criminal Charges for Off-Duty Police Officer Who Shot and Killed Mentally Ill Man at Costco

No Criminal Charges for Off-Duty Police Officer Who Shot and Killed Mentally Ill Man at Costco

Salvador Sanchez, an officer with the Los Angeles Police Department, will not face criminal charges for fatally shooting a nonverbal, mentally ill man who assaulted him in a California Costa.

On June 14, while off duty at a Costco in Corona, CA, Sanchez fatally shot Kenneth French and injured his parents, Russell and Paola French. According to a family attorney, Kenneth, 32, was nonverbal and...

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Naomi LaChance Naomi LaChance Sep 26, 2019. 20 comments

Majority of House Members Support Move Toward Trump Impeachment, Finally

Majority of House Members Support Move Toward Trump Impeachment, Finally

A majority of House members—219 House Democrats and one independent, Justin Amash of Michigan—support a move toward impeaching Donald Trump, according to a report from NBC News published Wednesday.

House Speaker Nancy Pelosi announced on Tuesday that formal impeachment proceedings were beginning

following a whistleblower complaint that Trump had asked the president of Ukraine to investigate...

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Naomi LaChance Naomi LaChance Sep 26, 2019. 8 comments

Report: Ashton Kutcher Met With Ukrainian President, Wants Trump Impeached

Report: Ashton Kutcher Met With Ukrainian President, Wants Trump Impeached

Actor Ashton Kutcher said that he and his wife Mila Kunis met with Ukranian President Volodymyr Zelensky and his wife Olena Zelenska “a little over a week ago,” according to a report from the pop culture site toofab.com published Wednesday.

This is all part of a

massive, sprawling saga involving none other than President Donald Trump and his brain, which likely has the consistency of flan....

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Naomi LaChance Naomi LaChance Sep 25, 2019. 6 comments

Vox Media Announces Merger With New York Media

Vox Media Announces Merger With New York Media

Vox Media has acquired New York Media, according to a report published in the New York Times Tuesday. Vox Media CEO Jim Bankoff said that the company would not lay off editorial employees or fold any publications.

“Nothing changes editorially for any of our brands,” Bankoff said.

Both companies have had layoffs recently, though. In March, New York Magazine

laid off 16 full-time staff members...

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Naomi LaChance Naomi LaChance Sep 25, 2019. 8 comments

Looks Like It's Time for Everyone to Put Nancy Pelosi on the Highest Pedestal Possible

Looks Like It's Time for Everyone to Put Nancy Pelosi on the Highest Pedestal Possible

As House Speaker Nancy Pelosi

promises to finally impeac h President Donald Trump, her fans are losing their minds. Pelosi, a California Democrat, announced a formal impeachment inquiry on Tuesday against the president.

Loyal Democrats are ready to pretend she’s a Hollywood star, when in reality she’s procrastinated on this important item on her to-do list for a very long time, and there’s no...

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Naomi LaChance Naomi LaChance Sep 19, 2019. 24 comments

Trump's Attacks on the Homeless Are Getting More and More Unhinged

Trump's Attacks on the Homeless Are Getting More and More Unhinged

President Donald Trump ramped up his attacks on both homeless people and the state of California on Wednesday. He told reporters that homeless people in San Francisco are polluting the ocean with used needles. He also said that the Environmental Protection Agency would issue the city a violation for its pollution, which he somehow views as related to homelessness.

“It’s a terrible situation...

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Naomi LaChance Naomi LaChance Sep 19, 2019. 17 comments

Please, I Beg You, My Home State Does Not Need Another Kennedy

Please, I Beg You, My Home State Does Not Need Another Kennedy

Rep. Joe Kennedy III is reportedly planning to announce that he will challenge Massachusetts Sen. Ed Markey in the 2020 Democratic state primary.

It’s very disturbing how desperately some people want to elect politicians based on their family dynasty. In their opening line, the Associated Press called Kennedy “a scion of one of America’s most storied political families.”

That seems like a...

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Naomi LaChance Naomi LaChance Sep 19, 2019. 20 comments

Anyway, Here's Justin Trudeau Wearing Brownface

Anyway, Here's Justin Trudeau Wearing Brownface

Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau was photographed wearing brownface at a gala at his place of employment in 2001. Trudeau was 29 at the time and working as a teacher at a private school, according to a report from TIME Magazine published Wednesday.

The image of Trudeau wearing a turban with his face, neck, and hands darkly colored appeared in the yearbook of West Point Grey Academy, a...

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Naomi LaChance Naomi LaChance Sep 18, 2019. 22 comments

Police Arrest Infamous Democratic Donor Ed Buck on Harrowing Drug Charges

Police Arrest Infamous Democratic Donor Ed Buck on Harrowing Drug Charges

Police arrested notorious Democratic donor Ed Buck on Tuesday, accusing him of injecting men with methamphetamine, including one as recently as September 11, at his West Hollywood apartment. The victim reportedly overdosed and survived.

Prosecutors called Buck, whose arraignment is scheduled on Wednesday, a “violent, dangerous sexual predator.” He has been accused repeatedly of preying on...

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Naomi LaChance Naomi LaChance Sep 18, 2019.

Personally, I'm Disturbed This Extremely Creepy Former MIT Professor Was Ever Allowed on a College Campus

Personally, I'm Disturbed This Extremely Creepy Former MIT Professor Was Ever Allowed on a College Campus

Computer scientist Richard Stallman resigned from the Massachusetts Institute of Technology on Monday following his comments on the late accused sexual predator Jeffrey Epstein and rape of teenage girls.

In emails, Stallman wrote that one of Epstein’s victims, in the “most plausible scenario,” “presented herself” as “entirely willing.” Just so we are clear this is not what happened! Please...

Naomi LaChance Naomi LaChance Sep 18, 2019. 6 comments

General Motors Cuts Insurance for Workers on Strike Demanding Affordable Healthcare

General Motors Cuts Insurance for Workers on Strike Demanding Affordable Healthcare

General Motors changed health insurance costs for striking workers on Tuesday. The United Auto Workers across the country

walked off the job Monday to demand a fair share of the corporation’s profits and affordable healthcare.

“We told UAW GM members that we would stand up for them and their future,” said Gary Jones, President of the UAW.

In response, GM announced they would be shifting...

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