This Dad Asked His Little Kids What They Thought About Presidential Candidates

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googletag.cmd.push(function() { googletag.display(‘VN_PG_DTBT_ATF’); }); I remember the carefree days when I was a kid…but only vaguely. I didn’t have to worry about politics, war, or really anything on the news other than those segments that featured cute newborn pandas. Life was good. Whether or not you allow your kids to be more involved with current […]

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I Had No Idea This Was The World’s Scariest Job, But It Actually Makes Sense.

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Take a minute. What’s the scariest job that you can possibly imagine yourself having? If you’re like a majority of Americans, the scary job you thought of was being a politician. Yep, that’s right, Americans are afraid of being politicians. This is according to a survey of 56,857 Americans conducted by the jobs website CareerBuilder.com. […]

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People Want To Defund Planned Parenthood — But What Would That Actually Mean?

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‘Just can’t help himself, can he?’ Look at Obama ‘totally not politicizing’ Roseburg visit – twitchy.com

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Remember when last week, President Obama called the Umpqua Community College “something we should politicize”? And then a few days later, Josh Earnest told the White House press corps that the president’s visit to Roseburg to meet with the victims’ families wouldn’t be about politics? And then Earnest reassured us again today? Looks like Josh […]

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Greenpeace Probe Of Climate Naysayer Implicates Exxon Mobil

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Despite a 2007 pledge to stop funding climate naysayers, Exxon Mobil kept supporting at least one: Smithsonian astrophysicist Willie Soon, who is now under investigation for shady research practices. Just-released public records show how the oil industry helped bankroll climate skepticism. View this image › LM Otero / AP Photo / Via apimages.com Oil industry […]

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The United Kingdom May Leave The EU, But What Does That Mean For The Rest Of Us?

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On June 23, 2016, the United Kingdom will hold a referendum to decide whether or not it will remain in the European Union. There have been rumblings of such a referendum for quite some time now, but Prime Minister David Cameron, under extreme pressure from conservative politicians across the U.K., has officially announced that they […]

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Here’s What You Should Think About Before You Go To Cuba

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Rick Steves, travel expert and author of Travel as a Political Act, spoke with BuzzFeed News about how to travel responsibly to socially and politically complex places. View this image › A Cuban flag hangs from a building in Havana on Dec. 27, 2014. REUTERS ENRIQUE DE LA OSA Long-embargoed Cuba is about to become […]

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