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Rhiannon12866

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Gender: Female
Hometown: NE New York
Home country: USA
Current location: Serious Snow Country :(
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Stephen Colbert: Guest President Jimmy Carter Is Still Praying For Donald Trump



The 39th President of the United States and 'Faith' author Jimmy Carter tells Stephen he prays for Donald Trump. Whether those prayers are being answered is another question.
Posted by Rhiannon12866 | Sat Mar 31, 2018, 03:56 AM (17 replies)

Stephen Colbert - Monologue and Opening - 3/30/18

Colbert Launches A Facebook Alternative



A million dollars isn't cool. You know what's cool? Making your own clothes and shoes.



Walmart Hides Sexy Mags And Dunkin' Donuts Made A Shoe



Yes, there is still some stupid news left in the world that doesn't come directly from the White House.



One Week Older: Bolton, Bee & 'The Bite'



We still don't know who bit Beyoncé, but we do know who does the best John Bolton impression, and we know what keeps Sam Bee up at night.



John Bolton Is Keeping Kids Up At Night



A child's imagination can be a very frightening place. Nowadays, however, the same goes for reality.
Posted by Rhiannon12866 | Sat Mar 31, 2018, 03:53 AM (2 replies)

Stephen Colbert: Guests John Heilemann & Alex Wagner On The Media's Coverage Of Stormy Daniels



Showtime's 'The Circus' co-stars John Heilemann and Alex Wagner discuss the media's responsibility to cover salacious details like those of Trump's affair with Stormy Daniels.
Posted by Rhiannon12866 | Fri Mar 30, 2018, 04:58 AM (6 replies)

EPA poised to announce rejection of Obama vehicle fuel efficiency rules

NEW YORK (Reuters) - The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency is expected to use a Virginia car dealership on Tuesday as the setting to tout its rejection of the Obama administration’s landmark vehicle fuel efficiency rules, a move that could put automakers in the middle of a battle between the Trump administration and California.

EPA Administrator Scott Pruitt plans to sign a declaration by Sunday that the Obama administration’s vehicle efficiency rules for 2022 through 2025 are “not appropriate” and must be revised, Reuters reported last week.

Pruitt is expected to speak at an event at a Chevrolet dealership in suburban Washington and will joined by groups representing dealers and automakers, according to people familiar with the plans.

The state of California, which has the power to effectively create its own fuel economy standards, several allied states and environmental groups are gearing up for a legal and political fight over the rules, aimed at curbing greenhouse gas emissions from new cars and trucks.

California Air Resources Board chair Mary Nichols said in January the board does not believe the standards should be lowered. Pruitt was in California earlier this week, but did not meet with Nichols.


More: https://www.reuters.com/article/us-autoshow-new-york-emissions/epa-poised-to-announce-rejection-of-obama-vehicle-fuel-efficiency-rules-idUSKBN1H5346
Posted by Rhiannon12866 | Fri Mar 30, 2018, 04:19 AM (0 replies)

Stephen Colbert - Monologue and Opening - 3/29/18

Stephen Falls Victim To CNN's 'Fake News'



Description: Trump's favorite target in the media, CNN, reported on Stephen and Dana Carvey's John Bolton 'The Late Show' bit. And they made a 'fake news.'



Jeff Sessions Loves The Secret Wu-Tang Clan Album



Pharma bro Martin Shkreli's one-of-a-kind copy of Wu-Tang's 'Once Upon a Time in Shaolin' is now in the hands of the man voted 'least likely to own a rap album.'



Late Show First Drafts: Easter Cards



There's no holiday better than Easter to witness the rebirth of a holiday card's first draft.



John Bolton's Terrifying Ideas Sung By Michael Bolton



The terrifying things Trump's National Security Advisor John Bolton say are slightly more tolerable when sung by Grammy winner Michael Bolton.
Posted by Rhiannon12866 | Fri Mar 30, 2018, 03:56 AM (4 replies)

Ohio student shot at school gets detention for participating in school walkout - told to apologize

Ohio student shot at school gets detention for participating in national school walkout — then told to apologize

Less than two years ago, Cooper Caffrey was sitting in his school’s cafeteria eating chicken nuggets. Then he was shot. So, it seems fitting he would want to participate in the protests demanding school safety and a stop to school shootings. Yet, when he did, his principal gave Caffrey detention.

According to a Cincinnati.com report, details how Caffrey remembers falling to the ground, being unsure what happened, and watching his fellow students run away from him. Four students were injured that day, including Caffrey, who later offered forgiveness to the 14-year-old shooter.

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On March 14, Caffrey went to school, ready to join students across the United States in walking out of class to protest school shootings. While the effort was lead by Parkland, Florida students that had just survived a mass shooting at Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School, many young people, who fear for their safety, were more than happy to lend their voice to the cause. Caffrey was one of them.

His principal made an announcement that morning that many were wearing the colors of MSD in solidarity, however, he warned all students that if they walked out, they’d be sent to detention. Caffrey was furious.

When the time came, Caffrey, along with 42 other students, walked past the cafeteria in which he was shot, and out their school’s doors. They were all given detention.

Read more: https://www.rawstory.com/2018/03/ohio-student-shot-school-gets-detention-participating-national-school-walkout-told-apologize/



Ohio school shooting survivor Cooper Caffrey (Photo: Screen capture)
Posted by Rhiannon12866 | Fri Mar 30, 2018, 02:53 AM (28 replies)

The Daily Show: Montana Gun Owners Rally Against the March For Our Lives



Roy Wood Jr. travels to Montana to get a first-hand look at a counter-demonstration to the nationwide March For Our Lives protests against gun violence.
Posted by Rhiannon12866 | Fri Mar 30, 2018, 01:57 AM (17 replies)

The Daily Show: Hasan Minhaj Breaks Down "Punish a Muslim Day"



A campaign promoting "Punish a Muslim Day" spreads through the U.K. and Hasan Minhaj explains why it's poorly thought out.



Who Bit Beyoncé? - Between the Scenes



Someone bit Beyoncé in the face. Trevor runs down the list of suspects.
Posted by Rhiannon12866 | Fri Mar 30, 2018, 12:30 AM (0 replies)

Stephen Colbert: Guest Dana Carvey Hired A Young, Desperate Stephen Colbert



It's hard to know if there would be a 'Late Show' with Stephen Colbert' if not for a hiring move made on the short-lived but infamous 'The Dana Carvey Show.'



Dana Carvey And Stephen Replay Clips Of 'The Dana Carvey Show'



Celebrating the Hulu documentary about the star-studded staff of 'The Dana Carvey Show,' Dana and Stephen look back some favorite moments from the program that was gone too soon.
Posted by Rhiannon12866 | Thu Mar 29, 2018, 04:05 AM (8 replies)

Stephen Colbert - Monologue and Opening - 3/28/18

New GoFundMe Project: A Border Wall



First, Trump promised that Mexico would pay for the border wall. Now he insists the military should cover the cost. What's next, a bake sale?



Robert Mueller, Is It 'Collusion' Yet?



Robert Mueller knows of connections between members of Trump's campaign and Russian spy agencies. Is it collusion yet?



We Demand Answers: Who Bit Beyoncé?



There's a suspect on the loose who is starved and dangerous.



John Bolton Is A Madman



Stephen introduces America to Trump's new National Security Advisor John Bolton (Dana Carvey) and his accomplice.



Colbert Announces Big News From DonorsChoose.org



Stephen Colbert is very excited to announce that the folks at Ripple have funded every classroom project on donorschoose.org, to the tune of $29 million dollars!



Kim Jong Un Tells All About His Trip To China



Only a cruel and heartless despot would force his people to sit through a vacation slideshow.
Posted by Rhiannon12866 | Thu Mar 29, 2018, 04:01 AM (4 replies)
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