Ben Mathis-Lilley
Ben Mathis-Lilley

Ben Mathis-Lilley is Slate’s chief news blogger. Follow the Slatest and Mathis-Lilley on Twitter.

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Sept. 6 2017 3:19 PMTrump Lawyer: “I Am On’t Be Here for Long but Will Be I My Piece Against Bullshit Russian Bullshit”
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Sept. 5 2017 3:45 PMLeaker Confuses Nation by Complaining That John Kelly Has “Gentrified” White House Like “Mrs. Doubtfire”
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Sept. 5 2017 12:00 PMHe’s Really Doing It: Trump to Resume Deporting Individuals Brought to U.S. as Children
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Sept. 1 2017 1:05 PMPaul Ryan and Orrin Hatch Tell Trump Not to Cancel DACA
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Aug. 31 2017 5:18 PMToday’s Impeach-O-Meter: Deporting Hard-Working, Innocent Teenagers Might Be Unpopular
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Aug. 25 2017 11:57 PMToday's Impeach-O-Meter: A Friday Night That Will Live in Infamy
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Aug. 25 2017 2:16 PMA Major Hurricane Is Hitting Texas and, in a Pleasant Surprise, Trump’s FEMA Director Is Actually Qualified
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Aug. 24 2017 10:35 AMTrump Retweets Meme Suggesting That He Is an Ephemeral Novelty Who Will Never Surpass Obama
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Aug. 23 2017 1:02 PMTrump May Still Pardon Arpaio for Defying Court Order to Stop Harassing Latinos
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Aug. 22 2017 2:04 PMLeft, Right Both Hyping Craigslist Ads Purporting to Prove Other Side Is Recruiting Actors for Trump Rally
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Aug. 21 2017 3:35 PMTrump Ignores Advice Not to Stare Directly at Sun as Life Becomes an Extremely on-the-Nose Metaphor
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Aug. 18 2017 9:32 PMAre Democrats Making a Mistake by Fixating on Confederate Statues?
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Aug. 18 2017 12:03 PMHeather Heyer’s Mom Says She Won’t Return Trump’s Calls “After What He Said”
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Aug. 17 2017 10:48 AMTrump Describes Confederate Monuments as “Beautiful” in Today’s Edition of Our Dumb Universe
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Aug. 16 2017 1:48 PMCEOs Disband Advisory Council in Mass Rejection of Trump’s Remarks
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Sept. 5 2017 6:20 PMToday's Impeach-O-Meter: Rooting for the Second-String Quarterback President
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Sept. 5 2017 1:59 PMJeff Sessions Once Said Restrictions on Jewish and Italian Immigration Were “Good for America”
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Sept. 1 2017 4:17 PMToday’s Impeach-O-Meter: A Robust 25 Percent of Americans Believe the Current President Is “Presidential”
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Aug. 31 2017 5:29 PMWhy Is Everyone So Craven?
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Aug. 30 2017 12:36 PMTimes Runs Pro-Mercenary Op-Ed by Mercenary Whose Employees Committed Infamous Iraq Massacre
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Aug. 25 2017 5:59 PMTrump Reportedly Ending DACA in Move That Will Not Upset White Supremacists at All
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Aug. 24 2017 5:37 PMToday’s Impeach-O-Meter: Did Charlottesville Change Anything?
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Aug. 23 2017 5:10 PMDon’t Tell the President, but Congress Is Quietly Planning a Bipartisan, Non-Insane Health Care Bill
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Aug. 22 2017 6:01 PMToday’s Impeach-O-Meter: Donald Trump Has Angered the Turtle
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Aug. 21 2017 5:46 PMToday’s Impeach-O-Meter: Remember the Don Jr. Meeting? It Just Got Even More Suspicious.
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Aug. 21 2017 2:13 PMThe Best and Most Insane Details From This Weekend’s Steve Bannon Post-Mortems
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Aug. 18 2017 1:19 PMSteve Bannon Out at White House; Trump Administration Still Racist
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Aug. 17 2017 12:26 PMDozens of Activists Turn Selves in Spartacus-Style for “Crime” of Toppling Durham Confederate Statue
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Aug. 16 2017 5:34 PMToday's Impeach-O-Meter: Does Anyone Care What CEOs Do?
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Aug. 16 2017 12:17 PMA Guide to the Companies That Haven’t Quit Trump’s Advisory Councils. (Update: Everyone Is Quitting.)

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