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Thursday, June 21, 2018

this thursday

americans shell out billions annually to subsidize fossil fuels

whale dies from plastic bags

scooters disappear from san francisco streets, for now

bee saving paper 
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Wednesday, June 20, 2018

wednesday morning coffee

the government has no plan for reunited immigrant families
the dire consequences of giving private companies responsibility for public water systems

has trump over-estimated the cruelty of his supporters?

former fox news reporter says russians colluded with trump thru roger stone
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Tuesday, June 19, 2018

tuesday night part 2

the taking of millennial wealth by rich white boomers

115 confederate monuments removed since 2015

the first climate refugees in the us

palo alto pastor calls out silicon valley hypocrites for ignoring poor
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Monday, June 18, 2018

monday papers

megan mcardle is the poster child for failing upwards in america

judge orders maine to implement voter-approved medicaid expansion

5 founding fathers whose skepticism about religion would make them unelectable today

donald trump wants to rule the world. the good news is, he's terrible at it
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Sunday, June 17, 2018

remembering sunday

reporters fact check trump on separation of families to his face; he keeps lying anyway

thousands protest at us-mexican border

united methodist church calls on fellow methodist sessions to reverse family border separations

white america's racial animus is the real impetus for welfare cuts
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Saturday, June 16, 2018

everybody loves saturday night

the gangster mentality of anti-anti-trumpism

new draft guide to medicare distorts the facts

the 10 professions with the most psychopaths

your home is your snitch

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Friday, June 15, 2018

friday night in dixie

denmark bans wearing a burqa in public

chile becomes the first country in the americas to ban plastic bags

how trump is weaponizing the courts for political ends

looking for life on a flat earth
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Thursday, June 14, 2018

this ordinary thursday

trump and the epa headed off chemical pollution study

archeologists uncover remains of man who survived pompeii only to be crushed by a rock

ivanka trump's clothing line re-branded as adrienne vittadini

pack of wiener dogs maul oklahoma woman to death

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Wednesday, June 13, 2018

wednesday morning

the basis for eliminating net neutrality is bogus, studies say

the fading battlefields of world war i

feds relying on biased data to make a b- economy look a+

the gig economy is a myth
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Tuesday, June 12, 2018

tuesday night part 1

the united states is a force for chaos across the planet

why the gop is scared of democracy

the unbearable whiteness of nfl ownership

for 400 straight months the earth's temperature has been above average
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Monday, June 11, 2018

monday on fire

it's not the economy, stupid. trump supporters fear black and brown people

a single discarded fishing net can keep killing for centuries

study connects white intolerance and support for authoritarianism

mussels off the coast of seattle test positive for opioids

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Sunday, June 10, 2018

remember that sunday

america democracy has faced worse threats than donald trump

study debunks anti-choice claims of links between abortion and suicide

transgender kids' brains resemble their gender identity, not their biological sex

eyeless, mouthless bone-eating worm named after jabba the hut
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Saturday, June 09, 2018

every saturday

the simple voting reform that raises turnout wherever it's tried

home depot employees are broke, sick and disappointed

us gov't can't get controversial kaspersky labs software off its networks

ground zero for the amphibian apocalypse has been found
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Friday, June 08, 2018

friday night gurus

prosecutor lied about key evidence in trump inauguration protestor trial

world could save $20 trillion by getting serious about climate change

trump's immigration crack down is a boom for private prisons

security troops on us nuclear missile base took lsd 
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Thursday, June 07, 2018

thirsty thursday

over 146,000 americans will lose their jobs because of trump's trade tariffs

mcdonalds workers allege widespread sexual abuse

there is power in a union

when will the media stop honoring angry men?
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Wednesday, June 06, 2018

wednesday lover

the surprising popularity of far left policies

100% renewables is possible and affordable

rise of the ticks

electric scooter charger culture is out of control
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Tuesday, June 05, 2018

tuesday night rain

people don't understand social security, and a new survey confirms it

egypt arrests socialist activist on terror charges

congress's blue lives matter bills are an attack on black lives

sherlock star benedict cumberbatch fights off 4 muggers near 221b baker street
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Monday, June 04, 2018

monday nineteen hours

us strategy in afghanistan shows very little result

72% of dems say congressional candidates should push progressive agenda

all 34 bishops of chile's catholic church resign in child sex abuse scandal

border patrol detain us citizens for speaking spanish
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Sunday, June 03, 2018

raining on a sunday

assault weapons not protected by 2nd amendment, federal appeals court rules

king james bible classic english text revealed to include work by french scholar

nat'l parks service releases uncensored report on climate change

tabasco sauce is in a fight for its very survival

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Saturday, June 02, 2018

every other saturday

a video guide to busting twitter bots

too many bosses tell employees how to vote

our brains rapidly process opinions we agree with as if they are facts

oklahoma high school student upends fundamental chemistry theory about carbon

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Friday, June 01, 2018

friday night flu

5 key traits of trump supporters

san francisco throws down the gauntlet to uber, lyft

drugmaker to roseanne: racism is not one of ambien's side effects

should journalists negotiate with a president who vilifies them? 
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Thursday, May 31, 2018

the world of thursday morning

plastic bag found at the bottom of the world's deepest ocean trench

chipotle manager wrongfully accused of stealing $626. she just won millions in court

australia bans cash for all purchases over $10,000

it's a hacker's paradise out there

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Wednesday, May 30, 2018

wednesday mayday

we spend more on health but have lower life expectancy than peer nations

forest loss in one part of the country can harm trees on opposite coast

trump's pardon of joe arpaio may be illegal

hurricane maria killed 75 times more puerto ricans than the govt says
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Tuesday, May 29, 2018

tuesday night music club

you are eight times more likely to be killed by a police officer than a terrorist

tax cuts still don't seem to be helping workers

self-driving uber 'detected' pedestrian but decided not to stop anyway

the t-rex was as smart as a chimp
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Monday, May 28, 2018

monday night special

you can thank capitalism for a broken idea of sex

canada sued for experimenting on indigenous peoples

deportion raids are a public health crisis

london's murder rate is lower than america's 50 largest cities
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Sunday, May 27, 2018

preacher on a sunday morning

it's time for trump voters to face the bitter truth

charges dropped in first case against 'black identity extremist'

americans with no religion greatly outnumber evangelicals

the question of hamlet

and rip moon-walking astronaut alan bean
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Saturday, May 26, 2018

every day is saturday

fighting the fees that force prisoners to pay for their incarceration

lyme disease is on the rise again. here's how to prevent it

connected cars don't necessarily disconnect with previous owners

is the cynthia effect pulling cuomo left?
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Friday, May 25, 2018

friday night fish fry

the hubris of american exceptionalism is a threat to the world

new evidence shows anti-poverty programs, especially social security, work

plainclothes nypd cops involved in staggering number of killings

the water war that will decide the fate of 1 in 8 americans 
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Thursday, May 24, 2018

the tale of the magic thursday

why do christian schools get a pass when talking about academic freedom?

for people of color, banks are shutting the door to home ownership

ice loss due to arctic heat wave has scientists worried

trump campaign advisor: the only thing the nazis got wrong is they didn't keep going 
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Wednesday, May 23, 2018

wednesday like a river

the internet was designed for corporations

nra promotes russian sniper rifle the pentagon considers a threat us soldiers

this "climate models" calendar makes science sexy again!

mystery benefactor buys sacred pipe at auction, then returns it to a dakota tribe
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