Articles in the category Politics

Billy Bush Disappears From Twitter In Wake Of Scandal

The Washington Post recently released a video that features Donald Trump and NBC anchor Billy Bush lewdly discussing women, and while Trump made a quick apology that sounded much more like a justification Billy Bush came under fire. The video probably won’t do anything to Trump’s polling numbers. His supporters are a special breed that […]

Father Of Slain Muslim Soldier Challenges Donald Trump To Take A Naturalization Test

The feud between Khizr Khan and Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump may be the strangest tale in an election season with no shortage of weirdness. Evocative of Joe the Plumber, himself a foreshadowing of the illiberal populism the Trump brand exploits, Khan represents the concerns of another demographic: American Muslims, and indeed all minorities under […]

Chris Christie Staffers In Trouble Over Recovered Text Messages

Forget SnapChat—the only messages that disappear after you send them are whispers. If you want to keep something secret, don’t give into convenience. You must avoid the digital realm, for it leaves behind too many artifacts. This principle of secrecy has been demonstrated numerous in recent history; from the Sony and DNC leaks to the hawkish cables of […]

Twitter Reacts To The Donald Trump Second Amendment Comment

Donald Trump really is the gift that keeps on giving, or at least the politician that keeps on slipping, and the Donald Trump Second Amendment comment has Twitter and the rest of the internet in a tizzy. For those of you who aren’t very familiar with The Constitution, the Second Amendment states: “A well regulated […]