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Rachel Maddow Turns Up The Pressure And Sends Mike Pence Reeling On Russia Lies

Rachel Maddow Turns Up The Pressure And Sends Mike Pence Reeling On Russia Lies

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MSNBC’s Rachel Maddow is pressuring Vice President Mike Pence on his false statement that Russian interference did not impact the election results, and the heat is so intense that Pence’s office is refusing to answer. Here is how it all went down: Pence said: Pence: "Irrespective of efforts that were made in 2016 by foreign […] The post Rachel Maddow Turns Up The Pressure And Sends Mike Pence Reeling On Russia Lies appeared first on Politicus USA.
As 99designs turns 10, CEO Patrick Llewellyn plans for an Australian IPO

As 99designs turns 10, CEO Patrick Llewellyn plans for an Australian IPO

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 Crowdsourced design marketplace 99designs launched 10 years ago this week, so I talked to CEO Patrick Llewellyn (who joined in 2009) about the anniversary, and where the company goes from here. Turns out Llewellyn and the official 99designs headquarters both relocated back to Melbourne recently, a move move that’s intended to lay the groundwork for 99designs to go public on the… Read More
SpareMin Headliner turns podcast clips into shareable videos

SpareMin Headliner turns podcast clips into shareable videos

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 One of the great things about podcasts is the opportunity to discuss things in-depth, without having to squeeze it all down into a 30- or 60-second sound bite. But that creates a challenge: What’s the best way to promote those longer conversations on social media? The team at SpareMin has tackled the problem with Headliner, a browser-based product for transforming audio clips into videos. Read More
How Trump turns deadly tragedies into political opportunities

How Trump turns deadly tragedies into political opportunities

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Since Donald Trump took office in January of 2017, it has been a year of disasters. Three massive hurricanes ravaged the Gulf Coast and the Caribbean. Mass shootings at a concert in Las Vegas and a church in Texas were among the deadliest in modern American history. Terrorist attacks around the world killed thousands. School shootings, naval ship crashes, white nationalist violence, wildfires, police killed in the line of duty, and innocent and unarmed people killed by police all cost lives here and abroad in the first year of the presidency. So how did a new president respond?  With Twitter, Trump’s chosen outlet for his response to the events each day. His Twitter timeline tells the story of the first 12-plus months of the Donald Trump era. As these calamities unfolded — some acts
MSNBC’s Ari Melber Turns Hypocrite Trump’s Own Words Against Him On National Security

MSNBC’s Ari Melber Turns Hypocrite Trump’s Own Words Against Him On National Security

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MSNBC’s Ari Melber took clips of Trump saying that Hillary Clinton couldn’t be trusted with classified information and contrasted that with the hypocrisy of an administration where nearly four dozen people lack the security clearances that they need to be handling classified intelligence. Video: Ari Melber takes down some Trump hypocrisy on handling classified information. […] The post MSNBC’s Ari Melber Turns Hypocrite Trump’s Own Words Against Him On National Security appeared first on Politicus USA.
Turns Out That UN Vote Against The US On Jerusalem Cost Nations Nothing

Turns Out That UN Vote Against The US On Jerusalem Cost Nations Nothing

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UN Ambassador to the United Nations Nikki Haley. Eduardo Munoz Alvarez / AFP / Getty Images Donald Trump swore in December to withhold “billions” of dollars of US aid from countries that supported a United Nations resolution condemning the administration’s recognition of Jerusalem as the capital of Israel.“Let them vote against us,” he said. “We’ll save a lot. We don’t care.”On Monday the Trump administration made public its proposed 2019 budget, and here's the news: not a single country lost funding on the basis of voting against the US at the UN.In fact, the budget specifically carves out money for many of the countries that voted against the US in the UN General Assembly, such as Zimbabwe, Somalia and Nigeria.“I...
Jennifer Aniston Turns 49! Inside Her Married Life with Justin Theroux

Jennifer Aniston Turns 49! Inside Her Married Life with Justin Theroux

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Jennifer Aniston sure does have a lot of reasons to celebrate. The actress rings in her 49th birthday on Sunday, just days ahead of celebrating Valentine’s Day with husband Justin Theroux. The occasion marks another busy year for the couple — Aniston recently signed on with Reese Witherspoon for a new Apple TV series, while Theroux filmed the comedy The Spy Who Dumped Me in Budapest. “They have figured out a life that works for them,” a source previously told PEOPLE of the couple that married in 2015. “Jennifer’s life with Justin is great.” A second source said the distance helps them appreciate the time they do have together even more. “This has not hurt their marriage at all, it seems to help,” an entertainment source previously told PEOPLE. “They love and respect each other and do spend
Chloe Grace Moretz Turns 21! See How She Celebrated with Boyfriend Brooklyn Beckham

Chloe Grace Moretz Turns 21! See How She Celebrated with Boyfriend Brooklyn Beckham

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Chloe Grace Moretz turns 21 today! The actress celebrated her milestone birthday with cake, selfies and famous friends — including her boyfriend, Brooklyn Beckham. The Neighbors 2: Sorority Rising star recently rang in the occasion at Beauty & Essex Los Angeles in a private dining area decorated with Earthbaby Flowers and balloons bearing the actress’s name. Moretz, wearing an Asian-inspired dress with feathered sleeves and sequins, took selfies with her boyfriend, 18, who dressed up in pinstriped pants, a white button-down and suspenders. She was also spotted hand feeding Beckham a piece of her four-tired pillow designed cake. Her closest friends, including Before I Fall‘s Zoey Deutsch, Dope star Kiersey Clemons, American Honey’s Sasha Lane and actress-singer Kathryn Gallagher joined