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10% of Presidential Debate Watchers Used a ‘Second Screen’

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This year’s election cycle might be the most digital and social media-dominated one in the history of presidential elections. But when we want to follow debates, we still rely on the good old box in the living room — our TV. That’s the main takeaway of a newly-released report by the Pew Research Center for […]

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SNL: Liam Neeson and President Obama Take on Vladi­mir Putin in Cold Open (Video)

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SNL‘s Cold Open brings #Liam Neeson to help #President Obama convince Russia’s Vladi­mir Putin to stop invading #Ukraine&8217;s #Crimea region. It&8217;s an opportunity for Liam Neeson to spoof his phone monologue from the movie &8216;Taken&8217; and we also see Jay Pharaoh&8217;s #Barack Obama parodying Putin&8217;s shirtless horseback riding: If you are outside of the U.S., […]

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Did Nate Silver Let Twitter Get Under His Skin?

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It was shaping up to be a classic ‘Revenge of the Nerds’ scenario. In one corner, we had #Nate Silver, the stats whiz whose algorithmic models have correctly called everything from baseball rankings to the 2008 and 2010 elections. In the other, a pundit class with little on their side other than gut feelings and […]

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Politibetch: The White House Refuses to Deport Bieber & Other News

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Happy Monday, betches. Here's the important political #news you've been waiting for: The White House responds to petition to deport Justin Bieber Well sort of. The White House’s official comment was that they had no comment. Such a fucking let down. Justin will continue to douche up the American music industry after all. Read article>> A […]

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Republicans, Democrats Finally Find Common Ground — On Coding

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In an increasingly divisive U.S. political climate, there’s at least one cause that has found support on both sides of the aisle — computer science #education. President Barack Obama, a Democrat, and Republican House Majority Leader Eric Cantor both stressed the importance of learning to to code, or write computer programs, in videos uploaded Sunday […]

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Who’s Behind All These Anti-Obama Text Messages?

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Have you been receiving anti-Obama text messages from a random address? You’re not alone — hundreds of people have said they’ve seen them on their phones. Speaking anecdotally, most of the people this writer has noticed reporting the anti-Obama texts are journalists and other politically-active types in the greater Washington, D.C. area. I, a New […]

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A Country Divided: Why Congress Should Unite For Immigration Reform

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WENN Disclaimer: The views and opinions expressed in this article are those of the author and do not reflect the official position of Elite Daily. Action on #immigration reform has been a long-awaited policy that House and Senate Republicans have repeatedly said they support. There have been proposed bills from both chambers, and there was […]

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