“Alabama Votes for Trumpism Without Trump: The Daily Show”


“Rachel Maddow Sets Trap For Russian Trolls By Creating Fake Online Secession Movement”


Hoping to lure Russian trolls into an online trap, Rachel Maddow announced that she is setting up a fake secession movement, saying that any whiff of American unrest is likely to attract Moscow-based support.
“Let’s create a fake a secessionist movement in the United States on the theory that Russia will support secession of anyone in the West for any reason just because they’d really love for the West to break apart,” Maddow said on Wednesday night.


“For Mitch McConnell, it’s the beginning of the end”


Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell, who once infamously professed hope that he could reduce President Barack Obama to a “one-term president,” is now seeing his own place in history left in shambles.

In this week alone, McConnell has seen Sen. Luther Strange of Alabama — an incumbent for whom he took considerable flak in endorsing for reelection in the Republican primaries — suffer a humiliating defeat, according to Axios. McConnell’s latest effort to repeal Obamacare also met an inglorious end, as the Senate majority leader’s inability to wrangle enough Republican Senators behind the controversial measure forced him to pull it before it could even appear for a vote.” MORE


“Hugh Hefner, Founder Of Playboy, Dead At 91”


Los Angeles, UNITED STATES: Hugh Hefner, CEO of Playboy Enterprises, poses for a photo during an interview with journalists at his mansion in Los Angeles, CA 23 August 2006. Hefner called the interview to promote the premiere in France of the series “The Girl Next Door”, a reality show that introduces the viewer to the daily life of Hefner and his three girlfriends. AFP PHOTO / HECTOR MATA (Photo credit should read HECTOR MATA/AFP/Getty Images)


“Lawrence: GOP should have zero confidence in Trump tax push”


President Trump unveiled the Republican tax plan, but immediately went off-script during his speech to share the dirty little secret of so-called tax reform when he told the crowd it was all about “massive tax cuts.”