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Congress leaves town as federal workers miss their first paycheck

People rally against the partial federal government shutdown outside the U.S. Capitol Thursday. Roughly 800,000 federal workers face their first day without a paycheck Friday. | Mark Wilson/Getty Images Share on Facebook Share on Twitter */ [...]

Russia Hated John McCain, and Will Miss Him Dearly

The idea that Russia is besieged by irrational haters who, no matter what the country does, will always seek to kill off Russia and its people, has flitted on the fringe of Russian thinking since the 19th century. That’s when a Slavophile [...]

Did You Miss Out on ‘The Mother of All Bull Markets?’

“Businessmen [and investors] can profit handsomely if they will disregard the pessimistic auguries of self-appointed prophets of doom.” – J. Paul Getty, “How to Be Rich,” as quoted in “The Maxims of Wall Street.”  In 2013, Robert [...]
Michael Avenatti Is Back! Did You Miss Him?
Hellloo, babeeee! Hold on to your hats, kids, because it’s breaking-thirty again! pic.twitter.com/RRbjssA00y — Michael Avenatti (@MichaelAvenatti) June 6, 2018 He ain’t kidding! Your Boyfriend Michael Avenatti just filed a new [...]
How Trump’s ‘Miss Universe’ in Russia Became Ensnared in a Political Inquiry
Advertisement Contestants on stage during the Miss Universe pageant in Moscow in 2013.CreditPavel Golovkin/Associated Press In 2013, beauty queens competing for the title of Miss Universe, the flashy pageant that was then co-owned [...]
We’ve Seen Trump’s Education Budget, And We’re Really Gonna Miss Public Schools
Yay! No more Government Schools! (photo by Austin Hodges) And the Parade of Terrible from the Trump administration continues lurching forward: The Washington Post has seen a draft budget proposal for the Department of Education, and it reflects [...]
Miss USA Kara McCullough thinks unemployed shouldn’t have health care
The future of the American Health Care Act may remain unclear, but one thing is certain: Kara McCullough, who on Sunday night went from being Miss District of Columbia to Miss USA, doesn’t have much sympathy for people who don’t have health [...]

This Former CIA Chief Dude Is A Goddamn Psychic, Like OH HEY MISS CLEO!

Left: CNN guy; Right: Miss Cleo This past weekend, former CIA chief Michael Hayden, who was appointed by Republican Gee-Dubya Bush, visited Michael Smerconish at the CNN Fake News Network, to talk about Donald Trump’s bullshit assertion that [...]


Tell us whut up, CNN: (CNN)The two judges who have been considered the top finalists to be President Donald Trump’s nominee for the Supreme Court — Neil Gorsuch and Thomas Hardiman — are being brought to Washington ahead of tonight’s [...]

Republicans miss own deadline to begin repeal of Obamacare

Capitol Hill Republicans swept into power vowing to swiftly dismantle Obamacare with President Trump, but they already have blown their first self-imposed deadline to begin repealing the law. A quartet of key committees in the House and the [...]