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Taran Killam Says 'There Was Never Any Common Ground' When Trump Hosted 'SNL'

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White House aide Omarosa Manigault speaks to a health care panel in June. On Friday, she was part of a panel at a black journalists conference that ended with the audience protesting her participation. Alex Brandon/AP hide caption

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Border Angels Protect Migrants Crossing Into The U.S. From Mexico

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Eli Pariser, CEO of Upworthy, speaks onstage at during the 2014 SXSW Festival in Austin, Texas. At its peak, the site, which is founded on a mission of promoting viral and uplifting content, was reaching close to 90 million people a month. Jon Shapley/Getty Images for SXSW hide caption

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Upworthy Was One Of The Hottest Sites Ever. You Won't Believe What Happened Next

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In his new special, Klepper tries to focus on activists who are working to reduce gun violence. Matt Salacuse/Comedy Central hide caption

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What Pepe The Frog's Death Can Teach Us About The Internet

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This March 28, 2017, photo shows Rep. Justin Amash, R-Mich., leaving a closed-door strategy session on Capitol Hill. A top aide to President Donald Trump urged the primary defeat of Amash in a tweet. J. Scott Applewhite/AP hide caption

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What Is The Hatch Act? And What Does It Mean For Government Employees And Twitter?

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Is A Tweet Partisan Political Activity? Did Scavino's Tweet Violate Hatch Act?

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It is time for us to assess the pros and cons of the tweetstorm, the thread, the whatever and figure out just what it all means. diego_cervo/Getty Images/iStockphoto hide caption

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Groups Behind Trump Resistance Look To Use Recent Windfall Wisely

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A Reddit subgroup has been busy discussing the benefits of eating oranges in the shower. We asked three NPR journalists to investigate whether the act is as life-changing as some people claim. Claire Harbage/NPR hide caption

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Do Showers Make Oranges Taste Better? NPR Investigates

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