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Stewart: Lindsey Graham attending ‘ass of the year’ banquet

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Sen. Lindsey Graham read anonymous comments about Judge Sotomayor in her confirmation hearing Tuesday. Jon Stewart found some anonymous quotes about Graham to read on the air Thursday.

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Former Fed Chair Paul Volcker wrote a blistering critique of Trump shortly before his death

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Paul Volcker, who was 92 when he died in New York City on Sunday, December 8, was an economic policy adviser under both Democratic and Republican presidents. The New Jersey native served as chairman of the Federal Reserve under President Jimmy Carter from 1979-1981 and President Ronald Reagan from 1981-1987 and headed the Economic Recovery Advisory Board under President Barack Obama from 2009-2011. But one U.S. president Volcker was not fond of was Donald Trump, and CNBC’s Jeff Cox reports that three months before he died, Volcker wrote a “scathing critique” of Trumpism.

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There’s a big problem if Joe Biden only wants to serve one term as president

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Former Vice President Joe Biden may intend to only serve one term if elected president in 2020, a new report from Politico found on Wednesday.

The idea of eschewing a second term had previously buzzed around the campaign, as well as the related notion that Biden could announce a one-term pledge. But according to Politico, Biden is currently against the “pledge” and is instead only saying privately that he “will almost certainly not run for a second term.”

If this is true, it’s a huge mistake.

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Unhinged Trump supporter yells about his .357 Magnum after reporter asks about impeachment

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A Trump supporter was caught on camera this week yelling about the .357 Magnum he owned after a reporter asked him about the prospect of President Donald Trump being removed from office.

In an interview with CBS News, the unidentified Trump supporter insisted that the Senate would never convict the president even if the House voted to impeach him.

"He's not going to be removed," the supporter said. "He's not going to be removed! He's not going to be removed!"

"Do you feel confident in that?" the reporter asked.

"My .357 Magnum is comfortable with that!" he said. "End of story!"

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