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Donald Trump Has All The Delegates He Needs To Get Republican Nomination, & Here’s What That Means

Now that he has more than enough delegates, his ego is going to get even yuger. Prepare yourselves.

Karen Fratti | May 26, 2016 - 12:01 pm

Jon Stewart’s Attack On Donald Trump Is Making Us All Miss The Late-Night Host

It’s been nine months and four days since Jon Stewart took his love away. During a recent interview with David Axelrod, Stewart graced us with his familiar wit

Ana Defillo | May 10, 2016 - 8:50 pm

Donald Trump Talking About Hairspray Is The Best (And Worst) Thing You’ll See All Day

If you have two minutes to spare, Donald Trump talking about hairspray is guaranteed to be the best (and probably worst) thing you’ve laid your eyes on all day. I’m personally…

Liz Magee | May 10, 2016 - 8:45 am

Elizabeth Warren Blasts Donald Trump on Facebook, Calls on America To Unite Against Him

Last night’s primaries offered a terrifying glimpse into the nation’s political future and the state of this year’s election. Donald Trump won Indiana by a landslide, causing Ted Cruz to drop…

Bronwyn Isaac | May 4, 2016 - 11:23 am

Handshakes Just Aren’t Ted Cruz’s Thing & Here’s Some More Damning Evidence Of This

Before we collectively attempt to think about Ted Cruz as little as possible (until he does something else terrible for women in Congress), let’s take a last look at the…

Kylie Cheung | May 4, 2016 - 8:45 am

These Twitter Reactions To Ted Cruz Dropping Out Of Presidential Race Are Bleak And Hilarious

After suffering yet another defeat by alleged human Donald Trump during Tuesday night’s primary in Indiana, notorious handshake attempter Ted Cruz dropped out of the race for president. Twitter had a…

Jessica Blankenship | May 3, 2016 - 8:53 pm

Why Is Bernie Sanders Firing His Staff? The Future Of His Campaign Is Not About Winning Or Dropping Out

Following Tuesday’s disappointing northeast primaries, in which Bernie Sanders won just one of five states, his campaign announced that they would be laying off more than 200 staffers in an

Amelia McDonell-Parry | April 28, 2016 - 10:56 am

Ted Cruz Will Name Carly Fiorina As His Running Mate In Last-Ditch Effort To Triumph Over Trump

By selecting Carly Fiorina as his running mate, Ted Cruz no doubt hopes to win over women who are turned off by Trump’s sexist rhetoric (but not Cruz’s equally sexist,

Amelia McDonell-Parry | April 27, 2016 - 3:20 pm

Donald Trump Says Hillary Clinton Only Has The “Woman Card,” Would Get 5% Of The Vote If She Were A Man

***PAUSES TO LAUGH AT THE UTTER RIDICULOUSNESS OF TRUMP’S SUGGESTION THAT BEING A WOMAN WORKS IN HILLARY CLINTON’S FAVOR***

Amelia McDonell-Parry | April 27, 2016 - 10:46 am

Huh: Donald Trump Is Against North Carolina’s “Very Strong” Transgender Bathroom Bill

On rare occasions, Donald Trump isn’t a completely worthless windbag.

Amelia McDonell-Parry | April 21, 2016 - 10:15 am

Can Bernie Sanders Still Win The Nomination? Well, It Depends On What You Mean By “Win”

Still feeling the Bern? All hope is not lost, but things aren’t looking so hot for the Senator from Vermont.

Amelia McDonell-Parry | April 20, 2016 - 1:28 pm

How To Vote In The New York Primary If Your Polling Place (Incorrectly) Says You’re A Registered Independent Or Not Registered At All

New Yorkers! Attention! Here is what you should do if you find yourself in peril of being disenfranchised at the voting box today.

Amelia McDonell-Parry | April 19, 2016 - 2:41 pm

Hillary Clinton Calls Out Democratic Debate Moderators For Ignoring Abortion

Whether you’re feeling the Bern or staunchly #WithHer – I’m just going to assume no one who regularly reads and enjoys The Frisky would actually consider voting for any of those GOP clowns — the…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | April 15, 2016 - 12:14 pm

You Can Now Slobber All Over An Adult Coloring Book Of ‘Buff Bernie’ Sanders

Fully living up to its ridiculous potential as a “coloring book for Berniacs,” the coloring book was created by the illustrator Nicole Daddona, who dedicated 20 full pages to etching…

Bronwyn Isaac | April 13, 2016 - 11:39 am

Hillary Clinton’s 404 Page Has A Joke About Her Subway Swipe, Because She’s Not A Regular Candidate, She’s A Cool Candidate

If you’ve ever felt awkward for fumbling to get out your MetroCard during rush hour, well, at least you’re not Hillary Clinton. The presidential candidate’s attempt to prove she’s a Woman of…

Jenni Miller | April 12, 2016 - 2:40 pm

Bill O’Reilly’s Racist Comment To Donald Trump Is Your Peak White Racist Dude Moment Of The Week (Hopefully)

“Many of them are ill-educated and have tattoos on their foreheads,” O’Reilly said, in all seriousness, about Black people.

Amelia McDonell-Parry | April 12, 2016 - 12:22 pm

Hillary Clinton & Bill De Blasio Make Super Cringe-y Joke About “Colored People Time”

Over the weekend, Hillary Clinton and New York City Mayor Bill De Blasio were on hand for the city’s annual Inner Circle Dinner, which brings together local politicians for an…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | April 11, 2016 - 1:30 pm

Voters Rejoice: Andrew W.K. Is Now Fronting The ‘Party Party’

With his flowing, sweat-scented hair and his signature monochromatic white outfit, Andrew W.K. has a finger on the pulse of what the people need.

Bronwyn Isaac | April 1, 2016 - 11:15 am
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