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Flash: tRump Wants To Leave NATO

News Flash: just in case you missed it in all the other insanity coming from 45’s White House, Trump is seriously considering pulling the United States out of  NATO, the military organization which kept Europe at peace and free from the Soviet threat for nearly half a century. The scary thing is that it makes…

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Flash: Putin Ordered The Shutdown?

News Flash: The current government shutdown is the longest and most destructive in history. But what if Putin ordered his agent Trump to do it so that our nation would be crippled on the world stage? That’s exactly what Rachel Maddow suggested on one of her recent programs. And the scary thing is that it…

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Flash: Lara Trump Says Wall’s More Important Than You

News Flash: From the Let Them Eat Cake (or bricks) file… Lara Trump (Eric Trump’s wife) recently told Right Wing News Outlet Bold TV that the government shutdown might hurt a few federal workers, but the Wall is so much more important than “any one person.” Strange how easy that is to say when you,…

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Video: Diet For A Healthy Planet

CNN is running an interesting video on a new diet that some scientists are suggesting that could both improve people’s health, and safe-guard the planet. The new diet features a lot of grains and vegetables, while cutting back on red meat and starches. Actually sounds pretty taste, unlike many a diet we’ve tried. (We’re still…

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Meme: He Really Doesn’t Know…

From the “Let Them Eat Cake” file… Trump’s Commerce Secretary, Wilbur Ross, really and truly doesn’t understand why working people might not be able to do this… There is something terrifying in that.

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We Need New People!

A while back we did a piece on how the United States, like all the nations of the Western World, needs immigrants, and more of them. (See We Need Immigrants…NOW). Developed, post-industrial nations are strikingly infertile. Quite simply, highly educated, high earning, career-oriented women have a lot more interesting things to do than change diapers. So,…

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Petition:Ben & Jerry Are Back (And Bernie’s Got ‘Em)

We don’t normally mention petitions on LR net, but this one is kind of fun. Ben and Jerry, the ice cream guys (whose products have probably done more to cure depression than all the Prozac on the planet) are urging Bernie Sanders to run for president in 2020. Here at the magazine, we’re sort of…

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Flash: Trump Caves

News Flash: In an unusual admission of defeat, the Trump White House caved to pressure from the Democratic House, and the country, and agreed to a short term re-opening of the government. The Washington Post is reporting that the two sides have agreed to a deal which will keep the nation moving for another three…

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Flash: Roger Stone Indicted

News Flash: Roger Stone has been arrested and indicted for lying to Congress and attempted witness tampering. According to the Washington Post, Store was arrested in a dramatic dawn raid at his home in Florida. Stone was quoted as saying he would never testify against his former boss, Donald Trump. Stone was a political operative…

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