Seth Millstein
San Francisco native, coffee shop junkie and lover of all things political. I moonlight as a DJ and am morbidly fascinated with the Republican Party's arduous march toward self-destruction.

Latest Articles

What You Should Know About Net Neutrality If Your Nights Consist Of Netflix & Chill

The Federal Communications Commission (FCC) is set to approve new rules on Thursday that will eliminate net neutrality and allow internet service providers to do a number of things that, under current law, they're not allowed to do. And considering h…
By Seth Millstein

How You Can Watch The Alabama Election Results In Real Time

Alabama voters will elect their next senator on Tuesday, and what was once expected to be an easy win for Republicans has turned into a statistical dead-heat between their candidate, Roy Moore, and Democrat Doug Jones. The polls close at 8 p.m. EST, …
By Seth Millstein

Trump & Obama Are Facing Off For The First Time Since 2016

In an eleventh hour pitch to Alabama voters, former President Barack Obama has recorded a robocall for Doug Jones, urging Alabamans to vote for the Democrat in Tuesday's special Senate election. Obama called Jones a "fighter for equality" and told vo…
By Seth Millstein

Everything You Need To Know About Roy Moore's Senate Race

We're just one day away from the special Senate election in Alabama, and polling suggests that Republican Roy Moore is the slight favorite to defeat Doug Jones, his Democratic opponent. But that's by no means assured, and those who've been watching t…
By Seth Millstein

Bernie Sanders Is Demanding Trump Resign & You Just Might Agree

Since Sen. Al Franken announced that he'll step down from the Senate over multiple sexual misconduct allegations, three Democratic senators, including Bernie Sanders, have called on President Trump to resign from office as well. Many women have gone …
By Seth Millstein

Seth Rogen Canceled A Radio Interview To Protest Steve Bannon's Show On The Same Channel

It was announced Thursday that former Donald Trump advisor and Breitbart chief Steve Bannon will return to host his old radio show on SiriusXM. The next day, Seth Rogen canceled a planned interview on Sirius XM in protest of the Bannon hire. Rogen is…
By Seth Millstein

Climate Change Forced A Starving Polar Bear To Rummage Through Trash For Food And The Video Is Heartbreaking

During a visit to Canada over the summer, a conservationist group stumbled upon a heartbreaking reminder of the impact climate change is having on wildlife: An emaciated polar bear rummaging through the trash for food, failing to to find any and ulti…
By Seth Millstein

The California Wildfires Will Be Burning For A While Longer

On Friday, President Trump granted a request by California Gov. Jerry Brown and declared a state of emergency in southern Californian counties affected by the latest string of wildfires. The move will allow the state to access federal resources to he…
By Seth Millstein

Why Trump’s Department Of Justice Just Opened An Investigation Into Planned Parenthood

On Thursday, reports that the Department of Justice is investigating Planned Parenthood hinted that Trump's administration is bringing the women's health organization back into the spotlight. The DOJ is reportedly opening the investigation to determi…
By Seth Millstein

Celebs Held A Secret Roast Of Matt Lauer In 2008 & The Jokes Should’ve Been A Red Flag

In 2008, there was a secret roast of Matt Lauer in New York. Some of the hottest stars in Hollywood — and apparently Donald Trump — attended the event, and as is standard at roasts, told scores of obscene jokes about Lauer, themselves, and each other…
By Seth Millstein

It Could Be A Seriously Long Time Before The California Fires Are Put Out

Southern California was hit with a string of devastating wildfires on Tuesday, prompting mass evacuations and road closures in Los Angeles County and beyond. As of Thursday morning, the fires had engulfed about 160,000 acres of land, destroyed over 3…
By Seth Millstein

This Huge Loophole In Our Gun Laws Lets Literally Anyone Buy A Weapon

One of the strongest gun control measures in the United States is the FBI’s National Instant Criminal Background Check System, or NICS. Though the process seems relatively simple — federally licensed gun dealers run a potential gun buyer's name throu…
By Seth Millstein

There’s One Guy Trump Might Actually Be Scared Of — Here’s Why

President Trump supposedly has been secretly giving assignments to his staff in the dead of night in order to bypass his own chief of staff, Gen. John Kelly, the Wall Street Journal reported Monday. Like a mischievous preteen hanging out with friends…
By Seth Millstein

A GOP Senator Said The Tax Bill Drama Is “Kinda Like Herpes” & There's A Video

After leaving a Senate meeting on the GOP's tax bill Friday, Sen. John Kennedy spoke to a group of reporters about how the deliberations were going. The Louisiana lawmaker knocked down rumors that the negotiations had been marked by vicious bickering…
By Seth Millstein

The Feds Want To Get Their Hands On Martin Shkreli's Wu-Tang Clan Album Too

According to court documents filed Thursday, the U.S. government wants to seize the Wu-Tang Clan album that Martin Shkreli, the imprisoned former pharmaceuticals CEO, is believed to possess. Shkreli was convicted of securities fraud and conspiracy in…
By Seth Millstein

Here's How School Lunches Are About To Change In A Big Way

On Wednesday, the Trump administration paved the way for chocolate milk to be served in public schools, a reversal of an Obama-era limit on fat content in school meals. The new interim rule is one of several changes to existing nutritional regulation…
By Seth Millstein

The Kate Steinle Trial That Trump Used To Push His Border Wall Has Been Decided

On Thursday, a San Francisco jury found Jose Garcia Zarate not guilty of murdering Kate Steinle. Garcia Zarate was accused of shooting and killing Steinle on a San Francisco pier in 2015. Because he was an undocumented immigrant who'd been deported f…
By Seth Millstein

Kellyanne Conway Is Under Investigation For Potentially Violating Federal Law

The U.S. Office of Special Counsel is investigating top White House adviser Kellyanne Conway for possibly violating the Hatch Act, according to an email published by a watchdog group Thursday. The group in question, Campaign Legal Center, filed a com…
By Seth Millstein

These East Coast Earthquake Memes & Tweets Will Make You Shake With Laughter

On Thursday, there was a 4.1-magnitude earthquake in Delaware. Although natural disasters are no laughing matter, and although the shaking was felt as far away as Pennsylvania and Virginia, 4.1 on the Richter scale is pretty darn mild as far as earth…
By Seth Millstein

John Kelly’s Former Aide Is Running A Write-In Campaign Against Roy Moore

Alabama is weeks away from electing its next senator, and Democrat Doug Jones is currently neck-and-neck with Republican Roy Moore in the polls. But on Monday, a new contestant entered the ring: A retired U.S. Marine announced that he's launching a w…
By Seth Millstein