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Hillary Clinton’s Alt-Right Speech Isolated and Destroyed Donald Trump

By definitively linking him to the alt-right, she shredded any remaining legitimacy he had with sane Republicans.

Federal Judge Blocks Parts of North Carolina’s Anti-LGBTQ Law

Clinton Deleted Mail Using BleachBit. Does That Mean She Illegally Destroyed Evidence?

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Hint: It’s because of Rasputin.

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Hillary Is Sending Lifeboats to Republicans

She just showed them the way off Donald Trump’s sinking ship.


Whatever You Do, Don’t Say This to a Professor

College students often believe they’re helping themselves when they make one particular appeal. They’re not.

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