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Rumors swirl around possible retirement of Justice Anthony Kennedy
He's had a hand in several wins for liberals.
Sen. Bernie Sanders and Jane Sanders hire lawyers amid FBI investigation
The investigation apparently began in early 2016.
‘We’re All Gonna Die’ podcast, episode 4: The Democrats are losers
Plus secret healthcare bills! Memes of the week! Angry Facebook comments!
Gerrymandering is poisoning our democracy
Compromise is key to democracy—and gerrymandering is killing it.
Trump reportedly pulls funding for group that helps combat white nationalism
Life After Hate helps former white nationalists.
White House officials arrange morning calls to help Trump vent offline
Advisers are concerned that Donald Trump is failing to compartmentalize the Russia investigation.
Amazon just filed a patent for a multi-level drone beehive
The towers would be used to deliver orders in densely populated areas.
New report reveals CIA warned Obama in August Russia was helping elect Trump
When did they know, and what did they do about it?
Johnny Depp speculates that an actor should assassinate the president again
He joked about an actor assassinating a president.
Trump defends decision to threaten Comey with non-existent tapes
“It wasn’t very stupid, I can tell you that,” Trump said.
Unraveling universal healthcare, the alternative to the GOP’s plan
There is an alternative to the GOP's proposed healthcare model.
The ‘Chapo Trap House’ podcast is ruining this woman’s relationship
This is a sordid tale of progressive dating.