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Growing up, I was always fascinated with the magician-psychic Uri Geller, who was famous for bending spoons with his supposed supernatural powers. How did he…View More Opinion | How to Defeat Trump
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Dear Senate Republicans, I really enjoy spending time with you. You are interesting and excellent company (I really mean that!). When I’m with you, we…View More Opinion | Washington’s New Power Structure
Campaign officials for the US Republican Party had their email accounts hacked ahead of this year’s mid-term elections, it has emerged. The National Republican Congressional…View More US Republicans hit by email hacking