Subscribe to The Global POLITICO on Apple Podcasts here. | Subscribe via Stitcher here. In an early morning tweet exactly one year and 77 days into his presidency, Donald Trump on Sunday finally criticized Russian President Vladimir Putin by name.Story Continued Below It took a chemical weapons attack in Syria by Putin’s ally (“Animal Assad,” in Trumpian … [Read more...] about Trump vs Putin? Time to Be ‘Scared’
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We are in the throes of one of the most unpleasant (yet oddly entertaining) election seasons in modern memory. Accusations of "crooked" and "temperamentally unfit" fly back and forth between the presumptive candidates of their associated parties. It's ugly out there, and it's going to get uglier between now and November. Technically, Powell and Clinton broke the Federal … [Read more...] about Investigating Hillary Clinton: Which secretaries of state violated the Federal Records Act?
With America’s political future hanging in the balance, the 12 states holding primary elections in this year’s Super Tuesday may very well determine our nation’s fate. After all, most candidates who have taken the most states on this day in the last several decades have gone on to become their party’s candidate (though not necessarily the president of … [Read more...] about Donald Trump is expected to be the big Super Tuesday winner
Snapchat has had its fair share of questionable filters before — think yellow face, black face, and more — and its latest adds to the list. Meet the “Crooked Hillary” filter from Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump. The reality television star turned politician has long been known for his shameless use of social media — though much of … [Read more...] about Donald Trump creates a “Crooked Hillary” Snapchat filter, but will it work?
With the presidential race now in the homestretch, there’s just one more debate between presidential candidates Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump. It will be the final time the two candidates appear together before Americans go to the polls on November 8, so you’ll want to watch.The debate is scheduled for 6 p.m. PT on Wednesday, and will be held at the University of … [Read more...] about Clinton vs. Trump: How to watch the final presidential debate online (and for free)
For those of you who’ve spent the last week lamenting that season 1 of Westworld wasn’t released all at once for you to binge on at your leisure, we have some great news for you. While the aforementioned scenario won’t become a reality any time soon, Entertainment Weekly reports that episode 2 of Westworld (entitled Chestnut) is available to stream … [Read more...] about Thanks, Donald and Hillary? ‘Westworld’ episode out early, possibly due to debate
Editor's note: In July, CNET News published a special report exploring how hate spreads over the web. The stories in that series examined Internet-fueled intolerance. Our reporters explored, for example, what happens when online hate speech crosses into real life, the ways neo-Nazis use social media and how racists co-opted cartoon character, Pepe the Frog. Some of CNET's … [Read more...] about GamerGate to Trump: How video game culture blew everything up
This article was originally published on CNET.Big Data was a big part of the first big debate.Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump battled it out Monday night at Long Island's Hofstra University in the first of their three debates as they race to become the next US president. The candidates sparred over "America's direction," "achieving prosperity" and "securing America" — … [Read more...] about Clinton-Trump debate #1: What the data from social media tells us
Donald Trump is the nominee of the Republican party. Trump clobbered the competition at the polls in Indiana, and on social media all primary season. He survived #marcomentum, a #ContestedConvention blip, and the vaporware #stoptrump movement.In the week leading up the the Indiana primary TechRepublic collaborated with Israeli firm Logz.io to scrape and analyize social media … [Read more...] about Election Tech: The animosity index – why the internet loves and hates Donald Trump
The first episode of the new Saturday Night Live season kicked off with an must watch cold open. Donald Trump (Alec Baldwin) and Hillary Clinton (Kate McKinnon) face off in the first presidential debate, moderated by Lester Holt (Michael Che). Alec Baldwin is incredible as Donald Trump. The 9 minute long segment is pulling the first TV debate through the gutter. Get In … [Read more...] about Watch SNL Donald Trump Vs. Hillary Clinton Debate Cold Open