Catch and Kill: National Enquirer protected Trump from Playboy model’s affair charges, reports WSJ

From the Wall Street Journal tonight, just a few days from the presidential election on Tuesday, a sleaze exposé involving the GOP Presidential nominee Donald Trump. Read the rest

Poll: Half of America Believes Presidential Elections 'Rigged'

A Reuters/Ipsos poll found that more than 50% of U.S. voters believe the system that American political parties use to select their candidates for President is "rigged." Over two-thirds of those polled want to see the process changed. Read the rest

Irregularities in New York primary robbed some of right to vote, say Sanders supporters and officials

The New York primary results are still being tallied, but Trump has won the GOP vote, and Hillary Clinton is emerging as the Democratic party winner. Widespread reports of voting irregularities have Bernie Sanders' campaign and some elected officials calling the state's primary voting system "a disgrace." New York City officials were quick to blame the city Board of Elections for stripping more than 125,000 Democratic voters from the rolls. Read the rest

Hacker claims he rigged presidential elections throughout Latin America. Could it happen here?

Andrés Sepúlveda, identified as a hacker from Colombia, says he and other hackers installed malware to monitor the opponents of Enrique Peña Nieto during the 2012 Mexican presidential campaign, as part of a ‘black propaganda’ operation. Read the rest

Leak: Alaska superdelegate denies duty to represent her state's voters in 2016 elections

Kim Metcalfe is a Democratic Party superdelegate from Alaska, a state whose party members pledged 81.6% of their support to Bernie Sanders. Read the rest

Watch the GOP debate's painful, hilarious, very awkward start

Wanna see what a total clusterfuck the beginning of last night's presidential debate was? Watch this video. Read the rest

Donald Trump pretty much just went Full Nazi

Donald Trump, a Republican candidate for Führer of the United Fascist States of America, said today there should be a “total and complete shutdown of Muslims entering the United States,” including Muslim citizens who are currently abroad. Read the rest

Ben Carson: I faked the names of kids I tried to stab or bash when I was a violent bully

U.S. Presidential candidate Ben Carson sure is one wacky guy. Read the rest

Bernie Sanders playing the bongos at the Democratic presidential debate

Bernie Sanders hit the skins for a perfect rendition of Ben Harper's "Burn one Down." The other candidates approve and the audience goes wild. Read the rest

Megachurch televangelists lay hands on Donald Trump, ask Jesus to vote for him

GOP presidential candidate and noted scumbag Donald Trump met with a bunch of televangelists, Tea Party “teavangelicals,” and preacher profiteers at his Trump Tower office Monday afternoon.

The elite group, which included some megachurch chiefs who have previously been investigated by the federal government for misuse of donations, prayed while performing the “laying on of hands” to infuse him with the Holy Spirit. The goal: Jesus, get our man elected. Read the rest

Jeb Bush: Leave NSA Alone

“We must stop demonizing these quiet intelligence professionals and start giving them the tools they need.”

How is this Ted Cruz poster not totally homoerotic and weird for a presidential candidate?

“Blacklisted and Lovin' It.” $50 on the official store.tedcruz.org site. Jezebel has the backstory. Still would not have sex with.

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Presidential hopeful Rick Perry still not sure how clocks work

Unlike clocks, Rick Perry is rarely right even once a day.

FBI investigating security of Hillary Clinton's emails, and thumb drive they're stored on

The FBI is investigating how secure Hillary Rodham Clinton's email practices were when she was secretary of state and used a private email server, reports The Washington Post. Read the rest

Need a new reason to hate Donald Trump? His speaker fee is a quarter million bucks

Donald Trump earns roughly $250,000 per speech, and owes $265 million (maybe more) in debt. Read the rest