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MEMBERS ONLY: The Movie Russia Doesn’t Want You To See

Having satirized British politics (The Thick of It/In the Loop) and American politics (the multiple Emmy-award-winning Veep), Armando Iannucci has now brought his hammer – and sickle – down on Mother Russia in The Death of Stalin, a farce that not only lives up to his previous work, but goes even …Continue reading Continue Reading […]

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Mini Considers Going All-Electric In The U.S. Because You’re Not Buying Enough Of Them

Good morning! Welcome to The Morning Shift, your roundup of the auto news you crave, all in one place every weekday morning. Here are the important stories you need to know.Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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Formula E May Leave Britain If Brexit Taxes All Their Sponsorship Cash Too Much

The racing world’s young hotness of a series Formula E may leave Britain if Britain goes ahead with Brexit without a deal on taxes and employment, CEO Alejandro Agag told Reuters. As a global series employing many non-Brits and sponsored by many European companies, Agag says they may have to move to the European Union…Read […]

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American Social Media Troll Mistakes British Defence Secretary Resignation as Holdover from Obama Administration

Today, Michael Fallon, UK’s Defence Secretary, resigned his position amidst a growing scandal involving allegations of sexual harassment some stemming as far back as fifteen years.While no formal allegations have been made, Fallon tendered his resignation to British Prime Minister Teresa May, known …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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Here’s What It Looked Like When Datsun Invaded Great Britain

Here in America, it’s easy to forget that people once sincerely feared that “import cars”—specifically cheap, well-built, reliable cars from Japan—would put the U.S. auto industry out of business. That’s hard to believe today where companies like Ford and Toyota compete on an equal footing, but in the United Kingdom,…Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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White British Lord Sentenced To 3 Months In Prison For Mocking Colored Guyanese Woman

The West has reached a stage in its decline at which private individuals are able to criminalize other private individuals by taking offence at them. The obvious problem with this is that, although practically anyone can find someone to offend them for some reason, only those who are reputable and within reach of the law […]

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Britain and the World Needs Jeremy Corbyn, Not a Trump Lackey Like Theresa May

Today, global politics is in turmoil with several dangerous heads of major states actively trying to increase the likelihood of conflict. As Donald Trump, Vladimir Putin, Rodrigo Duerte and Kim Jong Un ramp up rhetoric against other countries, their own citizens, and even allies, there is a …Continue reading Continue Reading at https://thedailybanter.com

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The French Election is the Most Important in Recent History

Standing between the complete break down of the international framework that has kept world peace for the past 70 years is one man — Emmanuel Macron, the independent centrist who made it to the second round of the French presidential election this pas…

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