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The Democrats Are Coming for Joe Biden. Can He Take the Hits?

Could Joe Biden lose it at Thursdays debate in Houston in a way that confirms hes too old, too old-fashioned, too tired, too get off my lawn for a party thats skewing young and moving left? Spoiler: Yes, and thats the anticipated plot of Thursdays debate. It will ostensibly be about health care, climate change, guns, gender issues, and education. But in reality all eyes will be on Biden to see if he can take a punch, or a dozen of them. Its not just Sen. Elizabeth Warren whos aiming…

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Curt Schilling launches anti-immigrant run for Congress

President Donald Trump enthusiastically endorsed the potential congressional run of former Major League Baseball pitcher Curt Schilling on Tuesday, calling the idea terrific. Schilling has been a supporter of Trump for years and was fired from his job as an analyst on ESPN in 2016 for sharing a transphobic meme on Facebook. Curt Schilling, a great pitcher and patriot, is considering a run for Congress in Arizona. Terrific! @foxandfriends the president tweeted on Tuesday morning. Curt Schilling, a great pitcher and patriot, is considering a run for Congress in Arizona.…

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Ben Carson, Rick Perry, Marco Rubio Provide Road Map for What NOT to Do at the Debates

Dont forget to walk out on stage. Dont forget which agencies you would abolish. Dont talk about killing a man. These are all things you should avoid if you are trying to convince the American public you are presidential material. They are also all things that presidential contenders have done in debates. Democratic 2020 candidates are prepping right now for this weeks debates, brushing up on policies, practicing their game faces, sharpening witty comebacks. All good. But for a primer on what not to do, we present this compendium of…

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SNLs Kate McKinnon Debuts Spot-On Marianne Williamson Impression

Gosh, I wish there was an SNL show this week, Kate McKinnon told Seth Meyers during his special post-debate live episode Thursday night. As soon as Democratic long-shot candidate Marianne Williamson opened her mouth real quote from the candidate. And I would say to Donald Trump, Boyfriend, you chill. Thank you. McKinnon also took the opportunity to weigh in on Sen. Elizabeth Warrens performance the previous night, telling Meyers she looked like a girl on her wedding day when everyone who ever bullied her was getting a divorce. I got…

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The Democrat Party debates have been split into 2 teams and you can color us confused about it all

In about a week the Democratic Party Presidential debates will kick off and there has been a bit of head-scratching as to what to do, given nearly two dozen prospective candidates have announced their desire to run for the highest office. While our suggestion of a gladiator battle has gone ignored, the solution has been to divide the field into two groups and hold separate debates on successive nights. The first 2020 Democratic presidential primary debate lineups are set. It’s scheduled for June 26 and 27 and here’s who will…

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NYC Mayor Bill de Blasio Unites the Nation: No One Wants Him to Run for President

To become mayor, he defeated a Republican New Yorkers didnt appreciate his year one accomplishments, he kill a deer. Now, hes coming for America. I get it: If theres one person who can unite this nation, its New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio, who likes to prattle on about his transcendent, historic vision and who (polls confirm) roughly nobody wants running for president after hes flirted with the idea for months, but who negative favorability rating. I was tempted to propose a New York to America: Take our mayor,…

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How Mayor Pete and Chasten Buttigieg Are Working to Lock up the LGBT Vote

WASHINGTON, D.C.One week before he is expected to formally announce his not-so-long-shot candidacy for the White House, Mayor Pete Buttigieg is leaning into his personal connection to a devoted Democratic constituency for whom politics has always been a fight against the odds: LGBT voters. As a voting bloc with strong ties to the Democratic Party and with a vast network of well-funded political organizations battle-tested in the nationwide war over same-sex marriage, LGBT voters are a prize target for any Democrat seeking the partys nomination. But a keynote address at…

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Trevor Noah Grills Bernie Sanders: Does America Really Need Another Old White Guy?

By almost any measure, Senator Bernie Sanders is the decided to hold a town hall event on Fox News later this month. Trust me, I know Fox News, Sanders said. I know who they are and I know the role that they are playing. So, to me, it is important to distinguish Fox News from the many millions of people who watch Fox News. And I think it is important to talk to those people and say, You know what? I know many of you voted for Donald Trump, but…

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Howard Schultz Bombs at SXSW: You Dont Like That?

AUSTIN, TexasHoward Schultz, the independent presidential candidate who cant manage to tweet without getting ratiod, made his pitch to South by Southwest on Saturday morning. There are lines for everything at SXSW and Schultzs featured session was no exception. When NBC News Dylan Byers opened by suggesting that the called Ocasio-Cortez un-American, but now seemed to back off that view when he said, They love the country. They have their core beliefs. But you have to ask them, is any of this possible? The vast majority of Americans are not…

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How does Pete Buttigieg stack up against other 2020 Democratic candidates?

Buttigiegthe Democratic mayor of South Bend, Indianahas in popularity in a national poll, earning 4% of voters support since announcing his exploratory committee in late January. It’s Buttigiegs best national poll yet, which is especially impressive since he than announce his committee. Buttigiegwho has been traveling with a sign that says according to theis the 37-year-old mayor of South Bend, Indiana. In true millennial form, hes selling with the clever slogan, too. Buttigieg was originally elected mayor in 2011 at age 29. He was reelected in 2015 and is now…

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