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energy

Climate Change Exacerbates Hurricane Florence as America Becomes World’s Leading Crude Oil Producer

Hurricane Florence will make landfall in the Carolinas on the same day the US Department of Energy announces that the US has likely surpassed Russia and Saudi Arabia in crude oil production.
Becky Ferreira
9.13.18
Trump

Trump Attacks Rigorous Science By Denying Puerto Rico’s Hurricane Maria Death Toll

The researchers found that nearly 3,000 people had died during and following the hurricane who wouldn’t have otherwise died
Kaleigh Rogers
9.13.18
space force

Mike Pence Says America's Space Force Will Seek Peace Through Strength

The Space Force is turning out to be the orbital version of the Border Wall.
Becky Ferreira
8.9.18
nostradamus

QAnon Hysteria Shows that the World Learned Nothing From 2016

Calling the internet’s newest conspiracy craze a leftist prank just adds another layer of unproven conspiratorial bullshit.
Matthew Gault
8.9.18
shadow ban

Where Did the Concept of 'Shadow Banning' Come From?

It's been called shadow banning, toading, being "sent to coventry," and ghost banning—but where did it actually start?
Samantha Cole
7.31.18
prump-tutin

100 Dildos Used in Protest of Trump-Putin Summit Are Free on Craigslist

Prankster Jeff Jetton used the dildos to cover the Wall Street Charging Bull statue with phalluses earlier this week during the Helsinki Summit meeting between President Trump and Vladimir Putin.
Rachel Pick
7.19.18
net neutrality

Effort to Shame Republicans for Killing Net Neutrality Gains Steam in the House

Ignoring the public’s will on net neutrality is going to be an issue in the midterms.
Karl Bode
7.17.18
Trump

Trump's Stupid ‘Where Is the DNC Server?’ Conspiracy Theory, Explained

Trump refuses to believe all the evidence that Russia hacked the DNC, because he understands nothing about how digital forensics works.
Jason Koebler
7.16.18
Life imitating art

This Nuke Expert's Terrifying New Novel Is the Warning We Need Right Now

Real life has hewed closely to fictional events in 'The 2020 Commission Report on the North Korean Attacks Against the United States,' taking the book's author, American nuclear policy expert Jeffrey Lewis, by surprise.
David Axe
7.16.18
net neutrality

Trump’s Supreme Court Nominee Is a Major Net Neutrality Opponent

Judge Brett Kavanaugh argued that the regulations violated the First Amendment rights of ISPs.
Kaleigh Rogers
7.9.18
yelp

Trolls Are Posting Porn to the Red Hen’s Yelp Page

Yelp says it’s trying to clean up the page, but much of the harassment and graphic imagery is still up.
Samantha Cole
6.26.18
FCC

Sinclair’s Immigration Propaganda Foreshadows the Perils of Media Merger Mania

Sinclair continues to take heat for aggressively-misleading local “news” broadcasts as it pursues its $4 billion merger with Tribune—and a total domination of local media.
Karl Bode
6.26.18