Chris Tognotti

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Bernie Responds To The March For Science

Thousands of demonstrators turned out on Saturday for the March for Science in Washington, as well as in cities across the United States, and throughout the world. It was, for scientists and their adv...
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Did Hillary Show Up To The March For Science?

On Saturday, April 22, not coincidentally Earth Day, the March for Science descended on the nation's capital. It's comprised of scientists, pro-science activists representing a broad range of issues, ...
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Your Flying Car Is Here — Almost

If you've been sitting around anxiously waiting for the future to arrive ― like, the future that generations past imagined 2017 to look like ― take heart, because one big prediction for the 21st centu...
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Does Trump Think Pavarotti Is Still Alive?

If there's one thing the internet keeps a sharp lookout for, it's any indications that President Donald Trump is, well, confused. Whether it's a matter of advancing political conspiracy theories witho...
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Feminist Women & Groups React To O'Reilly's Exit

Amid a widening sexual harassment scandal that's sparked a mass advertiser boycott, it was reported on Wednesday that longtime cable news host Bill O'Reilly will not be returning to Fox News. A weeks-...
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Why Isn't Tom Brady At The White House?

On Wednesday, April 19, the New England Patriots were in Washington, D.C. for a celebratory trip to the White House, a traditional meet-and-greet with the president in recognition of a major American ...
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Tiffany Trump Probably Didn't Post This Meme, But Still

If you spent any time perusing social media on Easter Sunday, there's a chance you might have seen a pretty peculiar image floating around: a drawing of Jesus Christ, savior and redeemer of the Christ...
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Another O'Reilly Accuser Speaks Out

According to Lisa Bloom, the attorney for Wendy Walsh, the psychologist, commentator, and Bill O'Reilly sexual harassment accuser, another woman is now coming forward to accuse the longtime cable news...
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John Ossoff Strikes A Cautious Tone On Trump

It's a big day for the Democratic Party, and a big day for the voters of Georgia's sixth congressional district, too. Thanks to former representative Tom Price's confirmation as secretary of Health an...
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New Book Gives Inside Glimpse Of The Failed Clinton Campaign

It's been nearly three months since the inauguration of President Donald Trump, and a mere five and a half since the 2016 presidential election, even though it may feel like it's been a lot longer. No...
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North Korean Missile Launch Reportedly Fails

According to reports from multiple major news outlets, the South Korean military says North Korea attempted a missile launch, which is believed to have failed. Such a missile launch would not be unpre...
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Trump Wants A Ride In The Queen's Gold-Plated Carriage

It was obvious from the very beginning of the President Trump era that things were going to take some getting used to, especially considering just how clearly different he is from former president Bar...
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The Internet Loves Ice Cream Bernie

On Friday, Vermont senator Bernie Sanders paid a visit to a Ben & Jerry's factory, and gave a speech from behind one of the more creative corporate-branded podiums you'll ever see. Basically, it looke...
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Illinois Races Could Be A Good Sign For Democrats

For weeks, there's been a burgeoning perception in political circles that the tumult, controversy, scandal, and chaos of the early months of the Trump administration may be having an effect not just i...
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A Political Predictor Thinks Trump Will Be Impeached

In the months leading up to the 2016 presidential election, American University professor and longtime political prognosticator Allan Lichtman made an election prediction that roiled Democrats and Hil...
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New Video Of The MOAB Explosion

On Thursday, the United States made international headlines by dropping one the most powerful non-nuclear bomb it's ever used on an alleged ISIS hideout in Afghanistan ― a GBU-43/B, or MOAB, which off...
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Here's What Registering As A Foreign Agent Means

Just like former general and national security adviser Mike Flynn did after departing from the Trump administration amid scandal, former Trump campaign manager Paul Manafort may reportedly register wi...
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More Officers Involved In United Incident Put On Leave

According to a report from Reuters, the Chicago Department of Aviation has placed two more officers involved in the United Airlines dragging incident on administrative leave. The incident took place e...
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Trump Forgets He Bombed Syria, Remembers The Cake He Was Eating

Last week, President Donald Trump authorized the first highly publicized military strike of his tenure ― not the first altogether, as he's overseen a number of controversial and highly lethal actions ...
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North Carolina Is Trying To Re-Ban Same-Sex Marriage

Back in 2015, legal same-sex marriage became the law of the land, thanks to the Supreme Court's landmark ruling in Obergefell v. Hodges. And in the years since, while some counties have fought dead-en...
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