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June 26, 2018
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“I didn’t mean what they think I meant, and that’s what’s so painful, but I have to face that it hurt people… Valerie Jarrett, I don’t agree with her politics and I thought she was white. I did not know she was a black woman… Of course I am not a racist, I’m an idiot.”

Roseanne Barr, in her first interview after ABC cancelled the 'Roseanne' reboot due to her racist tweet about Jarrett.

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"I’m really grateful to Joe a a little bit of a sore rib for a couple of weeks is no big deal.”

Senator Claire McCaskill (D-MO) joked she was avoiding hugs after fellow Senator Joe Manchin (D-WV) broke a rib while saving her with the Heimlich maneuver while she was choking. Manchin & McCaskill are seen as 2 of the most vulnerable Sen Dems up for reelection this year, after Pres. Trump won both states by a landslide.
“God is on our side…. If you see anybody from that cabinet in a restaurant, in a department store, at a gasoline station, you get out … you push back on them, and you tell them they’re not welcome anymore, anywhere.’

Rep. Maxine Waters (D-CA) during a speech at a Keep Families Together rally, calling on the crowd to confront Trump administration officials over the zero-tolerance immigration policy.

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“As one person said, he can do just about anything except make you a martini, but not to worry, he can go get you someone to make you a martini!”

Pres. George H.W. Bush's spokesman Jim McGrath on the Bush Sr.'s new yellow Labrador service dog. The dog, named "Sully HW Bush", after hero pilot Chesley "Sully" Sullenberger III, can perform a 2-page list of commands including answering the phone & fetching items.
“Duterte’s tirade against God and the Bible reveals again that he is a psychological freak, a psychopath, an abnormal mind who should have not been elected as president of our civilized and Christian nation.”

Arturo Bastes, a Catholic Bishop, responding to Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte's latest controversial remarks calling god "stupid" in a speech about Adam & Eve's original sin.
"Women understand a little better their collective power, and they’re using it."


Davia Temin, President & CEO of Temin & Co, a crisis management firm. According to her firm's research, at least 407 high-profile men (& 7 women) have been outed by the #MeToo Movement and accused of sexual harassment or similar behavior during the past 18 months.

by Jenna Lee,

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