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  • Trump Grants AG Barr Special Powers

    Shane Ormond

    by Shane Ormond
    On May 24, 2019

    Like the wizard Shazam, President Trump has bestowed a suite of totally cool new powers on Attorney General William Barr.

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  • NFL Testing Marijuana

    NFL Testing Marijuana

    Shane Ormond

    by Shane Ormond
    On May 23, 2019

    The NFL has said it will keep an open mind about allowing players to use marijuana as a pain remedy. But just like your deadbeat dad that’s “cool since the divorce,” the NFL isn’t opening its mind too much.

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  • STUDY: This Reduces Cravings and Anxiety

    STUDY: This Reduces Cravings and Anxiety

    Shane Ormond

    by Shane Ormond
    On May 21, 2019

    Well, it’s starting to look like the hippies were right all along. (About weed. Not about the Grateful Dead.)

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  • Google Trashes Huawei's Business

    Google Trashes Huawei's Business

    Shane Ormond

    by Shane Ormond
    On May 20, 2019

    Google will no longer provide Android support for Huawei’s smartphones in accordance with a government edict signed by President Trump last week.

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  • Dawson’s Chronic

    Dawson’s Chronic

    Shane Ormond

    by Shane Ormond
    On May 17, 2019

    With almost 20 state-approved pot shops under their belt, Massachusetts regulators are turning their attention to the hot new thing: Weed Bars

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  • TSA “Cool” With Weed

    Shane Ormond

    by Shane Ormond
    On May 16, 2019

    The TSA has made its stance on traveling with marijuana clear: It’s fine. As long as we don’t find it. If we do find it, it’s not fine. Although it might be fine. It depends on the situation. (Crystal clear, right?)

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  • Don Jr. Headed for the Senate

    Don Jr. Headed for the Senate

    Shane Ormond

    by Shane Ormond
    On May 15, 2019

    The president’s eldest jar of talking hair gel, Donald Trump Jr., has agreed to testify before the Senate Intelligence Committee, ending an uncharacteristic bout of GOP infighting.

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  • China Threatens Nuclear Option to End Trade War

    China Threatens Nuclear Option to End Trade War

    Shane Ormond

    by Shane Ormond
    On May 14, 2019

    Yesterday, through a back channel of the Communist Party of China (CPC), President Xi threatened to raise the stakes in the U.S.-China Trade war.

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  • Zuckerberg Has Gone TOO FAR

    Zuckerberg Has Gone TOO FAR

    Shane Ormond

    by Shane Ormond
    On May 13, 2019

    Facebook co-founder Chris Hughes says it’s time to break up Facebook (presumably into several Facenovellas).

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  • Trump Threatens a 25% Tariff on All Chinese Goods

    Trump Threatens a 25% Tariff on All Chinese Goods

    Shane Ormond

    by Shane Ormond
    On May 10, 2019

    Earlier this month, it seemed like the Chinese trade negotiations would come to an amicable end any day now. But after some unexpected pushback from Beijing, the U.S. is ratcheting up the pressure with tariffs of 25% on more than $200 billion of Chinese goods.

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