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The demented, disgusting lust for Beto O’Rourke on social media

November 13, 2018 3:27 pm

That’s it, we’re kink-shaming. Stop objectifying the poor man

Mr Cohen comes to Washington

November 13, 2018 9:11 am

Michael Cohen has given 80 hours of testimony to prosecutors, not 50, as hitherto reported. Clearly, Trump’s former lawyer has a lot to get off his chest

Nothing but 70 seconds of Donald Trump singing the Green Acres theme with Megan Mullally

November 13, 2018 8:19 am

Trump finally puts the ‘soil’ into a ‘blood and soil administration’

All hail Dan Crenshaw on SNL: sharing jokes beats confected outrage!

November 11, 2018 7:55 am

Credit to SNL for inviting the veteran on. Well done also to that troll-doll-with-a-tape-worm, Pete Davidson, who ain't so bad

Who is Carolyne Cass, the woman at the heart of Jacob Wohl’s Mueller #MeToo conspiracy?

November 10, 2018 3:30 pm

A fashion designer and socialite is at the center of Jacob Wohl and Jack Burkman’s plot to smear Robert Mueller

Where will Kris Kobach go now?

November 7, 2018 2:08 am

Despite his close ties to the President, the wide unpopularity of the Brownback administration is also a factor in the state

If you liked Gawker, you almost certainly won’t like New Gawker

November 6, 2018 1:11 pm

19 Heartwarming Movies You Can Stream To Get Into The Holiday Spirit?

‘I swear to god their time is gonna come one day’: Are these the disturbing messages of the Pittsburgh synagogue shooter?

October 30, 2018 5:23 pm

Is based_bower Robert Bowers?

Why did nobody mention that Beto O’Rourke’s wife is a billionaire heiress?

October 29, 2018 5:05 pm

Bloomberg once estimated the wealth of Beto’s father-in-law at $20 billion. But obviously that’s not worth mentioning when you profile him

Ben Shapiro: ‘despicable idiocy’ to say I incite terrorism

October 26, 2018 4:55 pm

His accuser, Nathan Bernard, calls himself a free-speech advocate

Revealed: Cesar Sayoc’s back-up Twitter account

October 26, 2018 2:39 pm

The other one follows a lot of conservatives

Why isn’t @realDonaldTrump gaining followers anymore?

October 26, 2018 11:04 am

‘A few weeks ago it was a Rocket Ship, now it is a Blimp! Total Bias?’

I regret to inform you that Michael Avenatti will not be President

October 25, 2018 4:22 pm

Sorry everyone :(

What’s Emmanuel Macron’s problem with big families?

October 17, 2018 12:41 pm

The French President’s comments on women having large numbers of children have been met with a Twitter campaign

Together at last: Mike Pompeo and Mohammad bin Salman

October 16, 2018 11:11 am

The Secretary of State and Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia had a photocall today – unlike when they supposedly met in late April

Robert Mueller may have a November surprise for Trump

October 15, 2018 12:19 pm

Don’t expect much until after the midterms

Libertarian think tank chief was accused of harassing gay people in the Eighties

October 15, 2018 11:18 am

Jerry Taylor was embroiled in the controversy during his time as a student at the University of Iowa

Oh no: Charles Koch’s favourite economist is a huge racist

October 13, 2018 8:08 pm

F. A. Harper loved Western Destiny, a magazine that vouched for repatriating black people to Africa

Wacky study alleges conspiracy theory linking Moscow to DC think tanks

October 11, 2018 10:02 pm

The Institute of Modern Russia says that its mission is to help construct a democratic Russia based on the rule of law. Its foolish report does nothing of the kind

Will #MeToo come for Michael Bloomberg?

October 10, 2018 8:09 am

The New York billionaire has a history of making colourful remarks about women

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