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Ketanji Brown Jackson's confirmation to become the 116th Justice of the United States Supreme Court officially began today. The four days of hearings opened up in Washington D.C. with opening statements by the Senate Judiciary Committee, with Jackson in position to be the first Black woman named to the nation's highest court backed by a slim Democratic senate majority.
Right now the national average for gas prices in America stands at about $4.43 for regular unleaded and everyone is asking what very much seems like a simple question: WTF?
Former child star and actor Ricky Schroder shared a video of himself having a meltdown over being denied entry to the Dwight D. Eisenhower Library and Museum in Kansas after refusing to comply with their policy of visitors wearing a mask to prevent the spread of the coronavirus.
Since early on in the COVID-19 public health crisis, Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis has been hellbent on running his state with a “don’t listen to the health experts, listen to me” mentality. It’s bad enough that even in the early stages of the pandemic, DeSantis was trying his best to dead social distancing ordinances, but […]
The three white men who murdered Ahmaud Arbery for minding his business jogging in their neighborhood have been found guilty of hate crimes.
We just had to take a moment to point out the craven stupidity. Political doofus Sarah Palin was spotted eating out in New York City, despite a recent positive COVID-19 diagnosis.
President Joe Biden responded to a question from a reporter at the end of a press session at the White House on Monday with a bit of sarcasm and frustration, calling him a “stupid son of a b—-h” believing the microphone was off.
Senator Mitch McConnell apparently took a backhanded swipe at Black voters on Wednesday in response to a question about their concerns about voting rights legislation being thwarted in the Senate. "Well, the concern is misplaced because if you look at the statistics, African American voters are voting in just as high a percentage as Americans," he said.
Despite a lengthy debate session that saw impassioned speeches and arguments, the fight to secure voting rights legislation on a nationwide level was thwarted due to a blockade by Senate Republicans on Wednesday night, and they were joined by Democratic Senators Joe Manchin & Kyrsten Sinema in blocking changes to the filibuster.
In a Senate hearing covering discussions on the recent variants of COVID-19, Dr. Anthony Fauci pointed to Senator Rand Paul's insistence of making false claims about him as harmful and a reason that he and his family have been receiving death threats in the past months.
The 2020 presidential campaign of Kanye West has received another allegation of impropriety, this time involving GOP insiders working with his campaign hiding their illegal movements involving campaign funds to a company with far-right ties.