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Lawmaker Who Survived Jonestown Massacre Compares Trump To Jim Jones

Jackie Speier (D-Calif.) MP, who survived the Jonestown massacre more than 40 years ago, compared former President Donald Trump to the late cult leader Jim Jones on Sunday.
“You can easily compare Jim Jones to a charismatic leader who brought his community together, forced them to do illegal thin...

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GOP Rep. Paul Gosar's Siblings Tell Him To Resign: 'Have You No Sense Of Decency?'

Rep. Paul Gosar's (R-Ariz.) Siblings have called for GOP action against their brother, citing his ties to white nationalists, his denial of COVID-19 and his role in inciting the January 6 uprising .
"Although his colleagues in Congress and others in the media have only recently appeared to be pay...

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NBC Cuts Short Raven Saunders' Twerking Celebration, Viewers Say

Shot putter Raven Saunders captivated the Tokyo Olympics with her strength, creative masks ... and twerking.
The American celebrated her silver medal with a dance on Saturday, and the audience was delighted. They also complained that NBC cut off the fun moment.
Come on big network, can't you stan...

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Rudy Giuliani Is Reportedly Almost Broke And Trump's Shutting Him Out

Donald Trump's former personal attorney Rudy Giuliani is nearly broke and Trump doesn't seem to care too much, sources told the New York Times.
Giuliani is currently grappling with a mountain of legal fees as he tries to fend off a major federal investigation and answer a $ 1.3 billion lawsuit. M...

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U.S. Women's Soccer Goes Where It Hasn't Gone In 9 Years After Win Over Netherlands

The US women's soccer team, which looked uninspired during much of the Tokyo Olympics, secured a dismal quarter-final win against the Netherlands on Friday.
The top-ranked Americans eliminated fourth-placed Dutch women 4-2 on penalties after regulation and two overtimes led to a 2-2 deadlock.
The...

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I'm An ICU Doctor And I Cannot Believe The Things Unvaccinated Patients Are Telling Me

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"We can't let COVID win."
This was my colleague's mantra when the pandemic started last year. And healthcare workers have been gathering on the battlefields for nearly 18 months, even at times when we didn't have weapons to swing.
We took care of the infected and the seriously ill when no one ...

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Sha'Carri Richardson Delivers Strong Message About The Olympic 100-Meter Final

Sha’Carri Richardson used Twitter to guess how she would have done in the 100 meter Olympic final.
The American athletics star, who dropped out of the Olympic team for smoking weed, had nothing but positive vibes on Saturday, to Elaine Thompson-Herah, Shelly-Ann Fraser-Pryce and Shericka Jackson ...

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Unvaccinated Swimmer Michael Andrew's Mask Refusal At Olympics Prompts U.S. Review

The U.S. Olympic and Paralympic Committee is reviewing U.S. swimmer Michael Andrew's refusal to wear a mask during interviews with reporters at the Tokyo Olympics on Friday, USA Today reported.
The newspaper, which dubbed Andrew "the most senior unvaccinated American Olympian," told authorities t...

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Watchdog Group Calls For Probe Of Trump's 'Weaponization' Of Justice Department

A citizen watchdog has called for a federal criminal investigation into alleged Justice Department "weapons" by former President Donald Trump in order to gain control of an election he had already lost.
The letter - to Attorney General Merrick Garland of Citizens for Responsibility and Ethics in ...

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Ex-RNC Chair Michael Steele Blasts Jim Jordan On His Jan. 6 Trump Amnesia

Former Republican National Committee chairman Michael Steele defied Rep. Jim Jordan (R-Ohio) claim that he cannot remember whether he was before, during, or after the violence broke out in the Capitol on Nov. 6.
"You know when you called the president and you know what you said," snapped an incre...

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Mark Meadows Claims Trump & 'Cabinet Members' Continue To Make 'Real Plans'

Former White House Chief of Staff Mark Meadows met with former President Donald Trump and "cabinet members" about plans to "move forward in real ways," he claimed in a Newsmax interview on Friday.
Trump was "a president who is fully committed, highly concentrated and sticking to his task," stress...

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Australian Basketball Player Aron Baynes Out At Olympics After Bathroom Incident

Australian basketball player Aron Baynes is forced to suspend the remainder of the Tokyo Olympics after a "complicated" series of events that began on the court and ended in the bathroom.
Baynes, who also plays for the Toronto Raptors, first suffered a neck injury in Australia's game against Ital...

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DaBaby Tries To Brush Off Questlove By Claiming He Doesn't Know Him. It Backfires.

DaBaby's attempt to fire Questlove quickly backfired.
The Roots legendary drummer publicly condemned DaBaby for the rapper's recent homophobic, sexist and derogatory remarks at the Rolling Loud Festival in Miami last weekend. Questlove called the comments "morally wrong" in a long Instagram post ...

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MyKayla Skinner Gets Last Olympic Chance And She Has Message For Simone Biles

MyKayla Skinner is back and more grateful than ever.
The US gymnast, who had not qualified for an individual tournament in qualifying for the Olympic Games in Tokyo, learned on Saturday that she would replace Simone Biles in the vault at the apparatus final.
And she had a message for the four-tim...

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Ex-Trump Official Warns Unvaccinated Exactly What To Expect From Delta Variant

Admiral Brett Giroir, the Trump White House COVID-19 test tsar, set out on Friday what unvaccinated people should expect from the spread of the highly transmissible Delta variant of the coronavirus.
"If you are not vaccinated and have never had COVID, you will get the Delta variant," Girior told ...

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Ex-Trump Official Warns Unvaccinated Exactly What To Expect From Delta Variant

Admiral Brett Giroir, the Trump White House COVID-19 test tsar, set out on Friday what unvaccinated people should expect from the spread of the highly transmissible Delta variant of the coronavirus.
"If you are not vaccinated and have never had COVID, you will get the Delta variant," Girior told ...

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Ex-Trump Official Warns Unvaccinated Exactly What To Expect From Delta Variant

Admiral Brett Giroir, the Trump White House COVID-19 test tsar, set out on Friday what unvaccinated people should expect from the spread of the highly transmissible Delta variant of the coronavirus.
"If you are not vaccinated and have never had COVID, you will get the Delta variant," Girior told ...

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Eric Trump’s Latest Whine Prompts People To Play The World’s Smallest Violin

Eric Trump whined about "the arming of politics" and was promptly confronted on Twitter.
Critics mocked former President Donald Trump's son, suggesting that he wanted to play the victim with his post.
"Just more harassment," he tweeted on Friday, claiming that "the armament of politics and the vi...

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Judge Slams Capitol Rioter Refusing To Wear Masks: ‘When Did You Go To Medical School?’

A federal judge cracked down on the accused Capitol rioter Daniel Goodwyn for refusing to wear a mask when coming into contact with officials, telling the member of the far-right Proud Boys: "We have a virus that Kills people - why is it so difficult to wear a mask? "
In a virtual hearing on Frid...

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GOP Rep. Elise Stefanik Gets Dragged For Not Understanding Medicare

If you criticize socialism, it helps to know what socialism is.
But that doesn't seem to be the case with Rep. Elise Stefanik (R-N.Y.), Who despite graduating from Harvard in 2006 with a government degree, has no idea about socialism.
The evidence comes in the form of a tweet she posted on Friday...

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Trump’s Followers Paying The Price For Jan. 6 While Trump Himself Evades Consequence

WASHINGTON - Ashli ​​Babbitt dies over Donald Trump's election lies.
Many hundreds of their insurgents who attacked the U.S. Capitol on January 6th will have criminal records for the rest of their lives, with a significant number facing prison terms, in part for believing the former president's u...

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‘Daily Show’ Creates Great New Word To Describe House GOP Anger At Wearing Masks Again

Masks are mandated again in the House of Representatives, and Republicans are furious.
On Thursday, a large group marched on the Senate, where wearing masks is largely voluntary, to protest the rule.
"The Daily Show with Trevor Noah" replied with a great new word.
"Karensurrection (noun)" cracked...

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Simone Biles Shows Worrying Video That Proves She Isn't Over The Twisties At Olympics

The mental and orientation problems that caused gymnast Simone Biles to withdraw from the team and the all-around events at the Olympic Games in Tokyo are not over.
The four-time gold medalist shared video evidence of her continued struggle with the so-called twisties, in which gymnasts can lose ...

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Badass Impala Makes Incredible Escape From Crocodiles, Hippos And 16 Wild Dogs

One very lucky impala managed to escape three of the most dangerous animal species in Africa, escape 16 wild dogs, swim through crocodile-infested waters and finally duck a herd of very grumpy hippos.
And the Impala did it all in less than 2 minutes, as seen in this video posted by Kruger Sightin...

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Rep. Jim Jordan Polled People On ‘Trust’ And Received A Blunt Home Truth

Rep. Jim Jordan (R-Ohio) asked his 2 million followers on Twitter about trust.
On Thursday, Donald Trump's apologist asked whom they trusted less; Anthony Fauci, the country's leading infectious disease expert who led the country through the coronavirus pandemic, Rep. Adam Schiff (D-Calif.) Or Ho...

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Ilhan Omar’s New Guaranteed Income Bill Would Send $1,200 Monthly To Most Americans

Rep. Ilhan Omar (D-Minn.) Will enact a bold bill on Friday that would create a guaranteed income program in the US to send most Americans $ 1,200 a month direct.
The SUPPORT Act - co-funded by the progressive lawmakers Reps. Cori Bush (D-Mo.), Pramila Jayapal (D-Wash.), Dwight Evans (D-Penn.) And...

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Chris Cuomo’s Interview With Anti-Vaccine Restaurant Owner Flies Off The Rails

CNN's Chris Cuomo attempted to interview California restaurant owner Tony Romanon on Wednesday night about the sign he was telling diners to prove they weren't vaccinated to eat at his restaurant.
But it got weird in a rush when Cuomo asked him if the sign was just a stunt.
"You're a smart guy," ...

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Olympic Champion Reveals ‘How Kayakers Use Condoms’ And It’s Not How You Think

The newly crowned Olympic champion Jessica Fox had her damaged kayak mended with a little help from a condom at the Tokyo Olympics.
A video the Australian kayaker shared on TikTok this week showed a technician stretching a prophylactic agent over the top of her boat to hold a carbon filler in pla...

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Sunisa Lee's Olympic Gold Medal Sparks An Eruption Of Hmong Pride

Sunisa Lee performs her uneven bars routine during the final women's singles all around artistic gymnastics event at the Ariake Gymnastics Center in Tokyo on July 29th. (Photo: Sergei Bobylev via Getty Images)
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Sunisa Lee won the women's all-around gymnastics at the Olympic Games in Tokyo on ...

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Olympic BMX Cyclist Niek Kimmann Crashes Into Oblivious Official On Course

Niek Kimmann's Olympic Games in Tokyo got off to a brutal start this week.
The Dutch BMX rider encountered an unsuspecting official on the track during a training run on Monday, and Kimmann and the man fell to the ground. (See the clip below.)
The collision was somewhat reminiscent of the last To...

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