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The Thursday Slatest Newsletter

The Thursday Slatest Newsletter

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Nov. 19 2015 4:41 PM

The Thursday Slatest Newsletter

The U.S.-Mexico border crossing in Laredo, Texas.

Photo by Matthew Busch/Getty Images

Donald Trump said this morning that eight Syrians had been "caught" at the U.S.-Mexico border, which he presented as evidence that we need to build a wall on said border to keep people from sneaking into the country. But it turns out that the Syrians in question had actually walked directly up to a border station and presented themselves to authorities. In other news:


Have a good day out there.