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Seth Troxler calls Fox News’ Hannity a ‘fascist’ to his face [Watch]

Fox News’ Sean Hannity took to the streets of London to conduct brief interviews with those protesting President Trump’s earlier arrival in Great Britain. Hannity’s questions to those rallying against Trump — “why are you here today?” and “why don’t you like the President of the United States?” — invited a multitude of answers, including […]

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Trump Will Officially Propose Weakening Obama-Era Fuel Economy Standards Next Week: Report

The plan to rollback fuel economy standards set by former President Barack Obama has been kicking around President Donald Trump’s mind since taking office, and come next week, it’ll officially go live, according to a report from E&E News.Read more… Continue Reading at https://jalopnik.com

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‘Are You People High?’: The Best Comments on Trump’s Proposed 25 Percent Auto Tariff

Yesterday, most of the auto industry joined together during a very official public hearing to slam President Donald Trump’s proposed 25 percent tariff on all imported cars and auto parts. But Trump’s team also heard from the general public—more than 2,300 comments in all—and, man, some of these remarks are sublime.Read more… Continue Reading at […]

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What Is Treason?

Treason, the act of betraying one’s country, is a serious charge. Under US law, it’s defined so narrowly and enforced so rarely that only a few dozen people have faced treason charges in our country’s history. The Constitution sets out a definition of treason and states that presidents can be impeached for it, so in…Read […]

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Trump Asked Harley-Davidson Not To Move Jobs Overseas After Starting A Trade War That Forced Harley To Move Jobs Overseas

A couple weeks ago, Harley-Davidson said that it was moving some production overseas thanks to President Trump’s trade war, which made our president mad and led to some angry tweets. After all that, Trump’s Secretary of the Treasury revealed yesterday, he went back to Harley and asked, a bit sadly, could you really…Read more… Continue […]

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Moog encourages boycott of Trump tariffs, could heavily impact manufacturer and jobs

Synthesizer manufacturer company Moog is asking that its customers boycott the new Trump tariff. A 60-year legacy company, Moog relies heavily raw components from China for the construction of its equipment. Although it is primarily a US-produced company, Moog will be virtually unable to avoid a substantial cost increase because of the new Trump tariffs. The tariffs […]

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German Automakers Want To Make A Deal With Trump To End All Car Tariffs, Including The Hated ‘Chicken Tax’

Finally, some potentially good news: in an effort to get the Trump administration to abandon its plan to place a 25 percent tax on all European auto imports, all three of the big German automakers—Daimler, Volkswagen, and NSU (just kidding, it’s BMW)—have come up with a proposal that would get rid of all car import…Read […]

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How to Join Today’s Protests of Family Separations at the Border

If you’ve been feeling helpless about the Trump administration’s separation of families at the border, you can make your voice heard at one of the dozens of rallies happening across the country today, June 14. Grassroots coalition Families Belong Together is leading a nationwide event to oppose “the cruel, inhumane…Read more… Continue Reading at http://lifehacker.com

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Japan’s Not Happy With Trump Investigating Auto Imports Over ‘National Security’

Good morning! Welcome to The Morning Shift, your roundup of the auto news you so deeply crave, the taste of which has never left your memory, all in one place every weekday morning. Here are the important stories for which you hunger.Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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The Unhinged Political Ad That Says Germany Is ‘Dumping Cheap Cars’ On America 

If you’re a fan of exciting speculative fiction, there’s a short video circulating right now from an allegedly non-partisan group called CASE for Consumers that describes an incredible alternate reality where Angela Merkel is masterminding a plan to dump cheap German cars on the American market. Cheap German cars! In…Read more… Continue Reading at http://jalopnik.com

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Trumpers Will Believe Anything And Here’s Proof

Thursday evening, Donald Trump delivered another of his screech regattas, this time in Mike Pence’s home state of Indiana. We’re all familiar with his rallies as well as the all-too-familiar urge to hurl our televisions out the nearest window by the time he blurts the first of a few hundred …Continue reading Continue Reading at […]

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