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'This Happens In High School, Not Here' 'This Happens In High School, Not Here'

On Friday morning, a student at an Indiana middle school opened fire inside a classroom, sending two people—one teenager and one adult—to a local hospital with gunshot wounds. According to local police, the shooter is in custody.

Another Fun Story About Trump's Extreme Racism and the People Who Love It Another Fun Story About Trump's Extreme Racism and the People Who Love It

Here’s a lovely anecdote from the Washington Post about racist White House aide Stephen Miller and racist man-child Jared Kushner laughing at racist jokes told by the racist president of the United States in the racist Oval Office before his first racist address to Congress.

Meet Donald Pump Meet Donald Pump

You may know Donald Trump Jr.—the president’s firstborn son and namesake— as a large strong boy who loves to lift heavy things. On Thursday, Donj introduced the world to his extremely cool alter ego.

Trump Cancels North Korea Summit That Was Totally Going to Happen and Work Out Great Trump Cancels North Korea Summit That Was Totally Going to Happen and Work Out Great

The much-hyped nuclear summit between President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has been called off by the White House, following weeks of hedging on whether or not the two leaders would actually meet as planned in Singapore next month. Yes, that’s right: Trump might not be getting that Nobel Peace…

Trump Suggests NFL Anthem Protesters Don't Belong in America Trump Suggests NFL Anthem Protesters Don't Belong in America

Donald Trump went on Fox News on Thursday and suggested that NFL players protesting racial injustice and police brutality “shouldn’t be” in America at all.

ACLU Alleges Horrific Abuse of Children By Border Patrol Agents ACLU Alleges Horrific Abuse of Children By Border Patrol Agents

The ACLU published a report on Wednesday alleging a series of horrific instances of child abuse and neglect by Customs and Border Protection officials culled from five years of official Department of Homeland Security documents—all written during the Obama administration.

Steve Bannon Thinks Martin Luther King Would Love Trump Steve Bannon Thinks Martin Luther King Would Love Trump

Steve Bannon, a bloated cow stomach packed with half-digested beef jerky and racism, is positing the theory that Martin Luther King would actually have been into Donald Trump. Yep!

Paul Ryan Is Openly Begging Republicans Not to Get Rid of Him Paul Ryan Is Openly Begging Republicans Not to Get Rid of Him

Speaker of the House Paul Ryan has having an extremely bad go of things lately. Months after announcing his decision not to run for re-election this coming November, congressional Republicans are in something of a semi-open revolt against him, intentionally tanking high-stakes legislation and threatening to destroy…

Texas Governor Galaxy Brains a Solution to Mass Shootings Texas Governor Galaxy Brains a Solution to Mass Shootings

Texas Governor Greg Abbott on Tuesday convened a roundtable on gun violence after last week’s mass shooting at Santa Fe High School left 10 dead, and offered up a truly galaxy-brained solution to a sweeping problem.

Trump Shows the Strategic Genius Sure to Serve Him Well in the North Korea Talks Trump Shows the Strategic Genius Sure to Serve Him Well in the North Korea Talks

Master dealmaker and certified good-brain-haver Donald Trump hosted South Korean President Moon Jae-in at the White House on Tuesday, where he gave a firsthand demonstration of the 12-dimensional chess he’ll likely be deploying during the possible upcoming summit between the United States and North Korea.

Some Santa Fe Victims May Have Been Hit During a Gun Battle Between Cops and the Shooter Some Santa Fe Victims May Have Been Hit During a Gun Battle Between Cops and the Shooter

Some of the 10 people killed in the Santa Fe High School shooting may have been shot during what law enforcement officials say was a 25-minute gun battle between themselves and shooting suspect Dimitrios Pagourtzis.

Texas Governor Cancels Shotgun Giveaway After Santa Fe Shooting Texas Governor Cancels Shotgun Giveaway After Santa Fe Shooting

Days after the mass shooting at Santa Fe High School, Texas Governor Greg Abbott has come to the conclusion that now might not be the right time for his campaign to be giving out a free shotgun to his supporters.

The Supreme Court Just Fucked Over Workers The Supreme Court Just Fucked Over Workers

The Supreme Court ruled on Monday that employers can limit class action lawsuits by their employees and instead force them to address grievances through individual arbitration. The ruling could also mean that employers can force employees to sign away their rights to file class action suits just to get a job.

This Is America This Is America

It’s a pretty damning indictment about the state of America in 2018 when it takes the school shooting death of a beloved substitute teacher to draw attention to her husband’s crowdfunding campaign to raise money to pay for a lifesaving medical treatment, without which he’ll die within a year.

What We Know About Texas School Shooting Suspect Dimitrios Pagourtzis What We Know About Texas School Shooting Suspect Dimitrios Pagourtzis

On Friday afternoon, 17-year-old Dimitrios Pagourtzis was arrested and charged with capital murder in connection with the mass shooting at Santa Fe High School near Houston, TX.

Santa Fe Shooting Survivor Sums Up America's Gun Crisis in a Single Devastating Comment Santa Fe Shooting Survivor Sums Up America's Gun Crisis in a Single Devastating Comment

As more terrible details emerge from the mass shooting at Santa Fe High School near Houston on Friday, America is once again faced with the inescapable fact that school shootings are just part of the landscape.

Trump's Response to the Santa Fe Shooting Is Bad Even for Him Trump's Response to the Santa Fe Shooting Is Bad Even for Him

President Donald Trump offered a series of lackluster and bizarre statements in in response to the mass shooting at Santa Fe High School in Texas on Friday.

At Least 10 Dead in Texas High School Shooting [UPDATING] At Least 10 Dead in Texas High School Shooting [UPDATING]

At least ten people—mostly students—are dead after a school shooting at Santa Fe High School in Texas, about 30 miles southeast of Houston. At least ten other people have been injured, according to Texas Gov. Greg Abbott.

Republican Candidate Gleefully Films Herself Harassing a Trans Woman in a Bathroom Republican Candidate Gleefully Films Herself Harassing a Trans Woman in a Bathroom

A Republican congressional candidate in California would like the world to know that she is NOT afraid to harass and humiliate a transgender woman just trying to use the bathroom in peace.

Please God, Not a Michael Avenatti-Anthony Scaramucci TV Show Please God, Not a Michael Avenatti-Anthony Scaramucci TV Show

I don’t know who sacrificed what to which cursed demonic entity, but the New York Times is reporting that Stormy Daniels lawyer Michael Avenatti and Scaramucci Post founder Anthony Scaramucci have been pitched as a talking-head duo to several television networks.

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