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Saturday Open Thread | #DNCLeaks: Debbie Wasserman Schultz furiously pressured MSNBC

Debbie Wasserman Schultz, the chair of the Democratic National Committee, was furious when she was criticized by MSNBC host Mika Brzezinski. Wasserman Schultz called for Brzezinski to “apologize” and told her co-worker Chuck Todd “this must stop.” The DNC chair … Continue reading

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Thursday Open Thread | Loretta Lynch defends private Clinton meeting

Attorney General Loretta Lynch is on the defensive after admitting meeting privately with former president Bill Clinton earlier this week, despite the ongoing criminal investigation into Hillary Clinton’s private server. Lynch claims that there was nothing wrong with the meeting … Continue reading

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Monday Open Thread | Sanders hits Clinton Foundation over foreign donations

Democratic presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders criticized the Clinton Foundation for accepting donations from foreign governments in an interview aired Sunday, calling it a conflict of interest. “Do I have a problem when a sitting secretary of State and a foundation … Continue reading

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The New Brand of “Justice” by LAPD: “Burn this motherf*cker!”

There is a new kind of justice in 2013.  Christopher Dorner didn’t get a chance to have a trial by jury of his peers. LAPD became his judge, jury and executioner. I don’t want to hear NOTHING about how the Obama administration is … Continue reading

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Video | DEATH TO MY HOMETOWN | Familiar?

DEATH TO MY HOMETOWN By Bruce Springsteen Well, no cannon ball did fly, no rifles cut us down No bombs fell from the sky, no blood soaked the ground No powder flash blinded the eye No deathly thunder sounded But … Continue reading

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