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July 11, 2018 5:41 PM Michael Jackson was ‘chemically castrated’ by his dad Joe to ‘maintain high pitched voice’

Michael Jackson was “chemically castrated” by his dad Joe according to Conrad Murray. The late singer’s doctor made the sensational claims in an interview following Joe’s death last month. Conrad said Joe, who died from cancer, was “cruel” to Michael and his siblings throughout their childhood. In a clip obtained by The Blast he said: “Joe Jackson was one of the worst 45

January 23, 2017 5:32 PM The Terrifying Logic of Trump’s New War

Donald Trump’s mournfully transparent attack on the press guarantees a short-term political gain. But what the hell happens in the long run? Everybody hates “the media” these days, so, fine, bash it and win points. Turn it into your opposition party. Easy peasy. Claim it deliberately lies about the crowd at the inauguration, the ridership on the D.C. Metro 20

January 19, 2017 11:00 AM Democrats in the Wilderness

Inside a decimated party’s not-so-certain revival strategy. Standing with some 30,000 people in front of Independence Hall in Philadelphia the night before the election watching Hillary Clinton speak, exhausted aides were already worrying about what would come next. They expected her to win, of course, but they knew President Clinton was going to get thrashed 25

January 19, 2017 10:00 AM What to Expect When You're Expecting a Peaceful Transition of Power

An extremely comprehensive guide to the ceremonies—and the festivities—of the United States’s 58th presidential inauguration After their coffee/tea/kalejuice, the presidential couples—furthering a tradition established in 1837, when Martin Van Buren and Andrew Jackson rode together in a carriage made of the wood of the former U.S.S. Constitution 13

January 14, 2017 4:54 PM FIRST IN PLAYBOOK: BUTTIGIEG’s D.N.C. platform

A NOTE TO TRUMP TOWER -- REP. JOHN LEWIS (D-GA.) told NBC’s Chuck Todd that he didn’t believe Donald Trump is a legitimate president. It’s the kind of criticism that we hadn’t heard from many high-level Democrats, so it’s significant. Earlier this month he said he wouldn’t attend the inaugural. Most Republicans would probably advise Trump to let this fight 19

December 26, 2016 6:33 AM Bird holds his own amid uncertainty

A fortnight ago, Jackson Bird celebrated his 30th birthday. Chronologically he is the old man of Australia's current pace attack, but based on Test experience he is its greenest member. Mitchell Starc, 26, bowls the "wow" balls that rattle stumps at 150kph. Josh Hazlewood, 25, has an uncanny wicket-taking knack and is on the verge of 100 Test victims 5

December 19, 2016 8:39 AM Electoral College meets amid effort to deny Trump presidency

Electors are set to gather in every state on Monday to formally elect Donald Trump president even as anti-Trump forces try one last time to deny him the White House. Protests are planned for state capitals, but they are unlikely to persuade the Electoral College to dump Trump. An Associated Press survey of electors found very little appetite to vote for alternative 5

November 16, 2016 9:27 AM Two white South Africans charged after forcing black man into coffin

MIDDELBURG, South Africa Two white South African men appeared in court on Wednesday on charges of assault and kidnapping after a video showed them forcing a wailing black man into a coffin. The 20-second video, which was widely circulated on social media, shows Victor Rethabile cowering inside a coffin as one man pushes a lid on his head and the other 5

October 20, 2016 9:05 PM Trump bows to pressure, says he’ll accept ‘clear election result’

Trump’s growing reliance on talk of a “rigged” election at campaign rallies over the past week as a way of explaining his increasingly bad poll numbers has set off alarm bells. House Speaker Paul Ryan, R-Wis., was forced to issue another statement disagreeing with Trump. Secretaries of state from both parties — the officials who will administer each state’s 12

September 18, 2016 11:24 PM Emmys 2016: Complete List of Nominees and Winners!

The winner is ... The 68th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards will be handed out at the Microsoft Theater in Los Angeles, California, on Sunday, September 18. The star-studded ceremony, which will be hosted by Jimmy Kimmel, honors the best of the best in primetime television, as chosen by the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences. Game of Thrones is the most nominated 33