NYT reveals email showing Trump’s AG pick buys into a bogus right-wing conspiracy theory about Hillary Clinton

William Barr, President Donald Trump’s pick to be the next attorney general, has a disturbing record of extreme partisan opinions on central matters of the rule of law — a record which many critics argue disqualifies him from serving at the head of the Justice Department.

‘Worst negotiating instincts of all time’: Former CEO Mark Warner trashes Trump’s skills in scathing WSJ op-ed

President Donald Trump has long boasted about his ability to make deals. He even wrote a book about his apparent wisdom entitled “The Art of the Deal.”

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez just owned Republican Scott Walker after he lied to fifth-graders about her tax plan

Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez (D-NY) gave a brutal economics lesson to former Wisconsin GOP governor Scott Walker on Twitter Tuesday.

Omarosa: Trump is ‘losing his mind’ because he hasn’t been golfing during his shutdown

Former White House staffer Omarosa Manigault Newman says President Donald Trump is “losing his mind” because he has been unable to golf during his shutdown of government.

A neuroscientist explains why the belief that Trump is the messiah is rampant and dangerous

Psychologists have explained quite a lot about Donald Trump ’s political invincibility and the unconditional allegiance of his followers.

William Barr’s terrifying ‘Deep State’ resume: Cover-ups, covert ops and pardons

A close examination of Barr’s legal career indicates a high tolerance for presidentially sanctioned law-breaking.

Burger King mocks Trump for misspelling ‘hamburgers’ in incoherent early-morning tweet

President Donald Trump on Tuesday issued an incoherent early-morning tweet in which he badly bungled the spelling of the word “hamburgers.”

Senate Republicans split from Trump admin and vote to keep sanctions on businesses linked to Russian oligarch

Republicans in the Senate offered a rare rebuke of the Trump administration Tuesday when some voted with Democrats to block the lifting of sanctions on a Kremlin-linked Russian oligarch’s businesses.

Cohen’s congressional testimony will reveal why Trump is a ‘madman’ — and give you ‘chills’: report

A person close to former Trump “fixer” Michael Cohen revealed Tuesday that the attorney’s congressional testimony will show why the president is crazy.

Here’s why Trump’s government shutdown is actually about ‘power and money’: Authoritarian experts

President Donald Trump’s government shutdown is an excuse to “strip the US and sell it for parts” two authoritarian experts explained on Twitter on Tuesday — the 25th day of the shutdown.

Ted Koppel: Trump will declare the government ‘illegitimate’ if he’s forced from office — and the media will help him

Painting a frightening portrait of what could happen if Donald Trump is forced from office, veteran newsman Ted Koppel suggested that the president would "not go gentle into that good night."

Britain begins stockpiling food and medicine as failed Brexit deal sends country into chaos

After Parliament rejected Prime Minister Theresa May’s Brexit deal on Tuesdsay, MSNBC’s Bill Neely revealed that the government and British citizens were stockpiling food and medicine in anticipation of Britain “crashing out” of the European Union.