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This Version Of The Mueller Report Is Never Gonna Let You Down

They thought were getting a sneak peek at special counsel Robert Mueller’s report into Russian interference in the 2016 election and possible Trump collusion. But it was just an elaborate Rickroll-style prank. Travis Helwig, head writer at Crooked Media, laid the trap on Friday when he tweeted a link to what he claimed was the full report. “Many of us ...
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We’ll Drive All Night To Watch Celine Dion’s ‘Carpool Karaoke’

Now, it looks as if the time has finally arrived for Dion herself to ride shotgun with the host of “The Late Late Show.”Corden on Friday shared a teaser picture of himself and Dion inside a car to Instagram and Twitter. “Oh hey @celinedion,” he captioned the snap.It’s anyone’s guess as to which of Dion’s hits the pair will belt ...
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Obamacare Turns 9 Today, And Republicans Are Still Trying To Wreck It

The Affordable Care Act turns 9 years old Saturday, and, in some respects, the program has never been more secure. Republicans lost control of the House of Representatives in November, and with it they lost the ability to pass legislation repealing Obamacare. They might regain that ability someday, maybe even in 2021 if political circumstances are favorable enough. But the ...
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N.C. GOP Bragged About Gerrymandering. It May Not Be Enough To Convince SCOTUS.

In 2016, North Carolina Republicans got caught. It was seven months before the presidential election, and a panel of three federal judges ruled GOP lawmakers had illegally diluted the black vote by packing African American voters in two congressional districts. They told the lawmakers, who had a super-majority in the state legislature, to come up with a new map in ...
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Cable Spins Mueller Report In Clashing Ways: ‘Witch Hunt Over’ To ‘Not The End’

Cable networks pounced on the news Friday that special counsel Robert Mueller had wrapped up his investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election and possible Trump campaign collusion.  And hosts, analysts and personalities on CNN, Fox News and MSNBC interpreted Mueller’s delivery of the report to Trump-appointed Attorney General William Barr in various ways. Barr will now decide how ...
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How ‘Game Of Thrones’ Got Us To Cheer For The Original Villain

With his dirty golden hair hanging in front of his bloodied face, a sly Jaime Lannister stares up at his captor, Catelyn Stark, who is distraught after learning her husband lost his head at the command of petulant king Joffrey Baratheon. Catelyn is infuriated by Jaime’s arrogance, his sexual and religious insults. She threatens to cut off his own head ...
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Trump May Not Be Able To Tilt The Courts As Much As He Wants

After two years of confirming President Donald Trump’s judicial nominees at warp speed, Republicans just hit a new milestone: They flipped the balance of a U.S. circuit court from a Democratic-appointed majority to a GOP-appointed majority.  When the Senate voted last week to put Paul Matey into a lifetime seat on the U.S. Court of Appeals for the 3rd Circuit, ...
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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Blames Right-Wing Media For Daily Death Threats

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-N.Y.) blamed right-wing media this week for the death threats she said she receives on a daily basis. The freshman lawmaker told the New York Daily News that “it’s very clear that when right-wing media starts to heat up, that’s directly correlated to the amount of violent targeted threats we get.” Ocasio-Cortez said there was “clearly a ...
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New York Times Editorial Board: U.S. Deserves Leader ‘As Good As Jacinda Ardern’

The op-ed — headlined “America Deserves a Leader as Good as Jacinda Ardern” — hailed the politician for her swift action in announcing a ban on automatic and semi-automatic weapons following the March 15 mass shootings in which an alleged white supremacist killed 50 people.The swing of public opinion against rapid-fire weapons “stood in stark contrast to the way the ...
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Late Night TV Delivers Own Verdict On The Mueller Report

The conclusion of special counsel Robert Mueller’s investigation into Russian interference in the 2016 election would in normal circumstances have provided plenty of comic fodder for late night hosts to scrutinize.However, as news of its wrapping up came Friday night, the comedians didn’t have much chance to offer their humorous take on the development ― so some scrambled on Twitter ...
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