Well, it’s been a good run. The people of Earth developed agriculture, composed symphonies, traveled into space, and invented a high-tech porn-distribution device that could also be used to watch cat videos, but now it’s all over. The zombie apocalypse — the one we’ve all feared for the past couple of years or so, whenever
Walking Dead premiered — has finally begun.
It’s subtle. If you look out your window right now, you won’t see a herd of decomposed, blood-soaked zombies lumbering down the middle of the street. Not yet. But the evidence is there, if you’re willing to piece it all
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After moving the deadline from Thanksgiving to January, he now predicts it will end in four to six weeks — despite evidence to the contrary.
Yesterday at 10:09 p.m.
Donald Trump Wins His Own Fake News Award
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Yesterday at 7:17 p.m.
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Yesterday at 6:33 p.m.
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Yesterday at 5:45 p.m.
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Yesterday at 4:40 p.m.
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Yesterday at 3:29 p.m.
AP: Bannon’s Lawyer Relayed House Intel Questions to White House in Real Time
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Yesterday at 3:16 p.m.
Trump’s Border Wall Prototypes Are a Kind of National Monument to Nativism
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Yesterday at 12:57 p.m.
North and South Korea Agree to March Under One Flag at 2018 Olympics
The two countries have a history of coming together over sports.
Yesterday at 11:00 a.m.
The Case for New California
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Yesterday at 10:07 a.m.
Fire and Fury Began After Trump Saw Wolff Ripping Media on CNN
Wolff convinced the White House it would be flattering by revealing a sycophantic working title.
Yesterday at 7:30 a.m.
Missouri Governor Eric Greitens Is in a World of Trouble
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Yesterday at 5:32 a.m.
Most of the National Park Service Advisory Board Just Quit in Protest
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Yesterday at 3:29 a.m.
Democrats Pick Up Wisconsin State Senate Seat in District Trump Won by 17 Points
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Yesterday at 12:28 a.m.
Bannon Avoids Trump Testimony, Citing ‘Novel’ Definition of Executive Privilege
Even after the House Intelligence Committee issued a subpoena, Bannon wouldn’t answer any questions about Trump’s presidency, or the transition.