Trump spars with Democrats over visions of America

The president expressed no regret about his racist “go back” remarks toward four minority congresswomen, who said the country “belongs to everyone.”

Trump’s rhetoric is met with fading resistance from Republicans and corporate leaders

A few GOP lawmakers called the president’s tweet racist, but most stayed quiet or tried to soften their admonishment by mixing it with criticism of the women he attacked.

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Evidence that the Apollo 11 lunar landing was real is exactly what a conspiracist would expect NASA to manufacture. So the theory that it was faked never dies.
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