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Trump apologises to Kavanaugh over ‘unfair’ treatment

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionBrett Kavanaugh spoke of his record of promoting women President Donald Trump has apologised to his new Supreme Court justice Brett Kavanaugh for what he described as a “campaign of lies” during the confirmation hearings. He was referring to the acrimonious debate over Mr Kavanaugh’s nomination, after […]

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Jair Bolsonaro: Far-right candidate wins first round of Brazil election

Image copyright ReutersImage caption Jair Bolsonaro (left) and Fernando Haddad will face each other in a run-off A far-right candidate, Jair Bolsonaro, has won the first round of Brazil’s presidential election. He will face the left-wing Workers’ Party candidate, Fernando Haddad, in the second round on 28 October after he failed to win the 50% […]

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Gofundme

I grew up with fraternal triplets as cousins. There is one they consider the “baby”, and there’s one who’s widely treated as the oldest, even though they were born literally less than two full minutes apart (emergency C-section). I also had two friends who were identical twins, and another two who were fraternal twins. Neither […]

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Station

I really liked the strip where she was talking about how being trans doesn’t mean she needs to buy into the forever sweet and passive BS version of femininity and that she CAN be a female, trans AND an asshole. It’s so HARD to reject that BS even when you recognise how harmful it can […]

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Brett Kavanaugh confirmation: Victory for Trump in Supreme Court battle

Image copyright US Supreme CourtImage caption Brett Kavanaugh, surrounded by his family, was administered the judicial oath by outgoing justice Anthony Kennedy President Donald Trump’s controversial nominee for the Supreme Court, Brett Kavanaugh, has been sworn in following weeks of rancorous debate. The Senate earlier backed his nomination by 50 votes to 48. Mr Kavanaugh […]

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Healing

Well, it’s not the worst superpower ever, but is “having nicknames ready to go for everyone” the lamest superpower ever? I’m trying to remember the nicknames she bestowed, but this is one of those searches for which tags aren’t particularly effective. These are what I’ve been able to recall/find: Danny: WonderbreadJoyce: Blue EyesJason: Bow Tie […]

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Brett Kavanaugh: Key senators back embattled Supreme Court choice

Image copyright ReutersImage caption Mr Kavanaugh’s confirmation process has been one of the most contentious for years Brett Kavanaugh’s Supreme Court seat looks all but confirmed after he won the backing of key senators despite an FBI investigation into sexual assault allegations. Republican Senator Susan Collins and Joe Manchin, a Democrat, both indicated their backing […]

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Brett Kavanaugh: Hundreds arrested in Supreme Court protest

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionProtesters take to Capitol Hill Hundreds of protesters against US President Donald Trump’s Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh have been arrested in Washington, DC. Comedian Amy Schumer and model Emily Ratajkowski were among 302 women held for demonstrating against the nominee. Republicans earlier declared an FBI report […]

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