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The Rise of the Liberal Conspiracy Theorist

Louise Mensch’s loony Trump fantasies fill a craving the left didn’t know it had.

CBO Confirms the GOP Health Care Bill Is Still a Garbage Dump of Bad Ideas

Pro-Life Group Fights Christian School That Punished a Pregnant Teen

Pope Francis Doesn’t Seem to Like Trump Very Much

Master of None’s Racist Cookie Jar Is Real and for Sale

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Fox News Is Losing

As the network downplays the biggest political drama of our time, viewers are tuning out.

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Sgt. Pepper’s Timing Was As Good As Its Music

Fifty years ago, the Beatles released their masterpiece into a world ready to embrace a rock album as art.

Fox News Is Going to Absurd Lengths to Avoid Trump’s Scandals—and Paying Dearly for It

Sgt. Pepper Came Out 50 Years Ago This Week. The Timing Was As Perfect As the Album.

Betsy DeVos Gleefully Asserts That States Can Freely Discriminate Against Schoolkids

Brad Pitt’s War Machine: a Dumb Movie With a Smart Message

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