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Hillary Clinton only used personal email as secretary of state.

slate.com — The New York Times reports on Monday that presumptive presidential candidate Hillary Clinton used a personal email account for all of her email correspondence while serving four years as secretary of state. Clinton did not even have a government email address during her time at the helm of the State...

Ebola nurse Nina Pham sues Texas hospital employer.

slate.com — The nurse at the Dallas hospital who was the first to contract Ebola in the United States filed suit on Monday against the hospital. Nina Pham was one of two nurses at Texas Health Presbyterian Hospital infected with the Ebola virus after treating Thomas Eric Duncan, who arrived in the...

The great blue and black versus white and gold dress debate.

Missouri Governor candidate Schweich dies in apparent suicide.

slate.com — Missouri gubernatorial candidate Tom Schweich died on Thursday from a single, self-inflicted gunshot wound in an apparent suicide. The 54-year-old Republican, in his second term as the state auditor, was considered a leading candidate in next year's governor's race. Here's more on the scene from the St. Louis Post-Dispatch: Earlier...

Scoffee is KFC’s new edible coffee cup

news.nationalpost.com — I'm reluctant to write about the fact that KFC has apparently disrupted the fast-food industry with an edible coffee cup. The primary reason for this is it seems like the type of story, found on the ficklest Internet promenades, that exists only to make people (me) feel stupid for believing it in the first place.

KFC’s edible Scoffee coffee cup.

slate.com — I'm reluctant to write about the fact that KFC has apparently disrupted the fast food industry with an edible coffee cup. The primary reason for this is it seems like the type of story, found on the ficklest Internet promenades, that exists only to make people (me) feel stupid for...

Morgan Stanley $2.6 Billion settlement for mortgage securities.

slate.com — Morgan Stanley announced a settlement with the federal government on Wednesday, agreeing to pay $2.6 billion to resolve a probe into the mortgage-backed securities the bank traded that contributed to the 2008 financial crisis. The settlement, which comes as Attorney General Eric Holder prepares to leave the DOJ, is the...

North Korea bans foreigners in Pyongyang marathon over Ebola.

slate.com — North Korea, well known for being ahead of the global enlightenment curve in (oh) so many ways, announced over the weekend it's barring foreigners from participating in this year's Pyongyang marathon due to fears over the spread of Ebola. The announcement, disappointing to dozens, came via a regional tour company...

Kerry appoints Randy Berry first LGBT State Department envoy.

slate.com — On Monday, Secretary of State John Kerry announced the appointment of the first-ever special envoy for LGBT rights at the State Department. Randy Berry, an openly gay career diplomat currently serving as the consul general in the Netherlands, was tapped for the job. "Defending and promoting the human rights of...

Parks and Rec exec Harris Wittels dead apparent overdose.

slate.com — Parks and Recreation will finish its six-year run on air on a tragic note, as one of the show's executive producers, Harris Wittels, was found dead in his California home on Thursday. The 30-year-old has been open about his struggles with addiction in the past, fueling speculation that his death...
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Mar 02, 2015

RT @ReutersOpinion: Israel's Netanyahu gets most of his campaign money from the U.S. Here's why nobody seems to mind: reut.rs/18vlu0C

Feb 28, 2015

RT @sidin: And then you spend all the time selling pro-poor policy to the rich and pro-rich policy to the poor. Thankless.

Feb 27, 2015

@ishaantharoor @DougSaunders @avinashtharoor I kinda want an invite to the next family reunion...to meet Alessandro T. the Argentine ski bum

Feb 27, 2015

.@dimireider unpacks "The real reason nobody minds that American money deeply influences Israeli politics" reut.rs/1LSrPkV @Reuters

Feb 27, 2015

@oliverdearden @TomWFAE My beat? Is that a trick question?! I'm going for the early edition of the Onion vibe.

Feb 27, 2015

RT @davidfrum: If Republicans win lawsuit to destroy Obamacare, they plan to reinstate Obamacare by another name, reports @byronyork washingtonexaminer.com/gop-scrambles-…

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