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Beto O’Rourke apologises for campaign joke about wife raising their children ‘sometimes with my help’

Beto O’Rourke apologises for campaign joke about wife raising their children ‘sometimes with my help’Democratic presidential contender Beto O’Rourke acknowledged making mistakes as a teen and as a candidate on Friday, responding to criticism of his campaign rhetoric towards his wife as well as writings he produced online when he was young. Mr O’Rourke made the comment at multiple campaign stops during his first swing through Iowa, including earlier on Friday, eliciting laughs each time, but he also drew criticism as being insensitive to the challenges faced by single parents raising children. Mr O’Rourke also said he was “mortified” when he reread the violent fiction he wrote as a teen, which received fresh attention on Friday after a Reuters report outlined his involvement in a hacker group as a teen.



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Trump appears to joke about Native American genocide in Elizabeth Warren 'Trail of Tears' tweet

Trump appears to joke about Native American genocide in Elizabeth Warren 'Trail of Tears' tweetDonald Trump appeared to make a joke about the Trail of Tears – the forced relocation of Native Americans leading to the deaths of thousands of people – as he mocked the launch of Elizabeth Warren’s presidential campaign. The president tweeted about the senator for Massachusetts hours after she made her bid for the White House official on Saturday, deriding her claims at Native American ancestry by calling her “Pocahontas”. Will she run as our first Native American presidential candidate, or has she decided that after 32 years, this is not playing so well anymore?



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GOP Senator Cindy Hyde-Smith Just Made A Joke About Public Hangings In Mississippi

GOP Senator Cindy Hyde-Smith Just Made A Joke About Public Hangings In MississippiMississippi Sen. Cindy Hyde-Smith, a white Republican, joked about going to a



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Rep. Steve King Makes Bigoted Joke About Supreme Court Justices Kagan And Sotomayor

Rep. Steve King Makes Bigoted Joke About Supreme Court Justices Kagan And SotomayorRep. Steve King (R-Iowa) on Monday said he hoped Supreme Court justices Elena



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U.S. Air Force Weighs In On 'Yanny' vs. 'Laurel' With Joke About Killing People

U.S. Air Force Weighs In On 'Yanny' vs. 'Laurel' With Joke About Killing PeopleUPDATE: 1:30 p.m. ― As these modern sagas so frequently end, the Air Force's



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Why hasn't Kelly Sadler apologized publicly for crude John McCain joke?

Why hasn't Kelly Sadler apologized publicly for crude John McCain joke?The White House explained why staffer Kelly Sadler has not apologized publicly for crude John McCain joke.



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White House won't deny joke reportedly made by staffer about John McCain

White House won't deny joke reportedly made by staffer about John McCainDuring a briefing at the White House, Sarah Sanders would not deny the crude joke a White House aide reportedly told about John McCain.



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White House won't deny joke reportedly made by staffer about John McCain

White House won't deny joke reportedly made by staffer about John McCainDuring a briefing at the White House, Sarah Sanders would not deny the crude joke a White House aide reportedly told about John McCain.



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Mike Huckabee Celebrates Firing Of Former FBI Deputy Director By Making Dead Dog Joke

Mike Huckabee Celebrates Firing Of Former FBI Deputy Director By Making Dead Dog JokeFormer Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee (R) loves a good joke. Too bad he has never



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Wall Street Journal's Chloe Kim Joke Falls Flat

Wall Street Journal's Chloe Kim Joke Falls FlatSuperstar snowboarder Chloe Kim not only nabbed a gold medal at Tuesday’s women’s snowboard halfpipe final at the Pyeongchang Winter Olympics, she nailed a near-perfect score and shattered a record by becoming the young athlete ever to win the event.



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