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The Republican National Convention chairman Priebus went so far as to directly address Trump’s recent absurd accusations that attempted to link Ted Cruz’s dad with the JFK assassination. READ MORE »


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The Harrison family and keepers of the estate swiftly took to twitter after they witnessed Trump exploit the homage to spring for her insidious RNC entrance. READ MORE »


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Everyone expects some weird stuff to go down at the Republican National Convention — I mean, that’s just a given. But with the first female presidential candidate for a major political party running against the GOP, some attacks on her and the Democratic Party got ugly. Unabashedly sexist merchandise sold at the RNC is just a… READ MORE »


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If you already deeply respected Third Eye Blind for their ability to make a song about majorly insane drug use catchy AF, prepare to respect them even more. The ’90s favorite decided to play at the Republican National Convention just so they could mess with people there. READ MORE »


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Of course, I know that medically speaking norovirus is a germ that invades the body, but the less rational side of me also wants to believe these delegates’ bodies physically rejected their party’s dangerous platform. READ MORE »


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Christie’s biggest mistake in his fun game of make-believe was failing to realize he’s the last person who should be touting these claims against Clinton’s character. READ MORE »


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The section of Trump’s speech in question certainly wouldn’t get past basic college plagiarism software. READ MORE »


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Luckily, someone caught the short, but glorious, skit on video for all of our amusement. READ MORE »


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The schedule of speakers at the GOP convention is just as terrifying as the party’s slogan and nominee. READ MORE »


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Which, let’s be real, isn’t anywhere near as bad as the rumors the RNC is spreading about actual trans people. READ MORE »


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All of a sudden, Trump sounds maybe five percent sane. Barely though. Still at least 95 percent awful. READ MORE »


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I interrupt your regularly scheduled consideration of serious political issues to bring you this video of Republicans twerking it to “My Neck, My Back (Lick It)” by rapper Khia. I must warn you the audio is very NSFW, but the dance moves make it all worth it. I don’t know about you, but I’m refreshed… READ MORE »


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I ask this not as a liberal, not as a woman, not as a person who thought “Gran Torino” was a piece of shit; I ask this as just a human being who, yeah, hasn’t had much sleep in the last few days — what the hell was that? Clint Eastwood’s speech at the Republican… READ MORE »


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Paul Ryan’s speech last night may have been rousing, but accurate it was not. Ryan is being lambasted today for what Sally Kohn of Fox News calls “an apparent attempt to set the world record for the greatest number of blatant lies and misrepresentations slipped into a single political speech.” Here’s what the critics are saying:

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I’m pretty far left, so full disclosure, the views expressed at the Republican National Convention are not my cup of tea. But I still watch the speeches and try to ignore the lump of depression that rises and settles in my throat every time the crowd cheers for something that stands in stark contrast to… READ MORE »


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Well, this is awful. A black camerawoman working for CNN was pelted with nuts by two white RNC attendees and told “this is how we feed the animals” while covering the Republican National Convention on Tuesday. Two convention-goers were ejected following the incident, which was first reported by Talking Points Memo.

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The Republican National Committee’s health plan with the insurance company Cigna has covered abortion since 1991, according to an investigation by the online news site Politico. Cigna’s health coverage plan allows employers to opt out of coverage for specific items, but the RNC, which employs members of the Republican Party, did not opt out of… READ MORE »


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The reviews are mixed when it comes to Sarah Palin’s big speech last night at the Republican National Convention, but one thing that isn’t up for debate is how damn FUNNY and adorable it was when little Piper Palin gave her little brother Trig a little spit grooming on camera. … READ MORE »