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7 ways 'The Simpsons' predicted the chaos of Donald Trump's presidency

The Simpsons has given us some of the best satire of the century — and it turns out it also predicted the Trump administration and the unprecedentedly weird timeline it would bring. As the show enters its 30th season, it has managed to
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Did Mike Pompeo really bring Kim Jong-un a CD of Elton John's 'Rocket Man'?

Even for an administration as bombastic as the Trump White House, this one feels a little too on the nose.  But South Korean newspaper The Chosun Ilbo claims that U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo took two gifts with him on his latest
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Watch this compelling ad for hero pilot and Texas congressional candidate MJ Hegar

Despite the ongoing hellstorm of political debate surrounding Russia, North Korea, and immigration, we can't forget there's a pivotal midterm election coming up in November. It's going to take a lot to garner attention with so much going on. Big ups
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Whoops, a Fox News host referred to Trump as a dictator

Okay, it was probably an honest mistake, but it's still pretty funny to hear a Fox News host inadvertently refer to President Donald Trump as a dictator just ahead of his his historic summit with North Korea's Kim Jong-un.  SEE ALSO: Macron
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Trump Sounds Like He’s Itching for War With North Korea

From: nymag.com   By: Paul Campos Via: twitter.com This is where we are with the highest office
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Fighting climate change could save the world trillions of dollars

On the White House lawn in June 2017, President Donald Trump announced that "we're getting out," referring to his plan to pull the U.S. out of the historic Paris climate agreement — a deal he considers bad for the American economy.  But
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After North Korea detonated a nuclear bomb inside a mountain, scientists watched it move

When North Korea detonates nuclear bombs, it brings the devices into tunnels dug deep inside Mount Mantap, a granite peak over 7,000 feet tall. Mantap has now sustained six such detonations, with the last of which — set off on September 3,
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Russian spies reportedly tried to make it look like North Korea hacked the Olympics

Hackers weren't just out to cause mischief at the 2018 Winter Olympics.  Officials in the U.S. now believe Russian spies to be the source of a Feb. 9 hack that occurred during the event's opening ceremony. More troublingly, the perpetrators of
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Olympic North Korean speed skater appears to try and trip his Japanese rival mid-race

In rude Olympic news, a North Korean speed skater received a penalty during his race for appearing to attempt to throw off one of his fellow skaters.  Speed skater Jong Kwang-Bom fell – twice! – during the men's 500 meters heat on
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A fake Kim Jong-Un said hi to North Korean cheerleaders, who didn't take it well

Guess someone was going to do it. A Kim Jong-un impersonator went to greet North Korean cheerleaders at the Winter Olympics, and you can bet it caused quite the stir. SEE ALSO: Olympics volunteer could not be more unimpressed with winter games Only

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