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Ruth Bader Ginsburg finds New Zealand appealing if Donald Trump becomes president

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The notorious U.S. Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg doesn’t mess around when it comes to rulings, so it’s no surprise she didn’t pull any punches when talking about Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump.

In an interview posted by the New York Times Sunday, Ginsburg said her late husband, who died in 2010, would have told her, “‘Now it’s time for us to move to New Zealand,’” if Trump is elected in November.

“I can’t imagine what the country would be with Donald Trump as our president,” she said. “For the country, it could be four years. For the court, it could be — I don’t even want to contemplate that.”

However, Ginsburg doesn’t want the right-wing to get too excited, she said that she will not be leaving her job “as long as I can do it full steam.” But it isn’t just her that is getting on in years. She mentioned both Justices Anthony M. Kennedy and Stephen G. Breyer are no longer young.

“Kennedy is about to turn 80,” she said. “Breyer is going to turn 78.”

No other Supreme Court justice has brought up the 2016 presidential race or the GOP’s refusal to hold a vote on President Barack Obama’s appointment Judge Merrick Garland to the bech.

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“I think he is about as well qualified as any nominee to this court,” she said. “Super bright and very nice, very easy to deal with. And super prepared. He would be a great colleague.”

Ginsburg said that it’s the Senate’s obligation to confirm or vote down Supreme Court nominees. “There’s nothing in the Constitution that says the president stops being president in his last year.”

She does look forward to his eventual confirmation, however. “It means that I’ll be among five more often than among four,” she said.

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‘Veto the Cheato’: Americans gathered nationwide for #ImpeachTrump rallies

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Frustrated Americans on Saturday attended #ImpeachTrump rallies from coast-to-coast.

The rallies were organized by MoveOn, Indivisible, Democracy for America, the Women's March, Credo and other progressive organizations.

Over 140 events were held nationwide.

[caption id="attachment_1513038" align="aligncenter" width="800"] Map of #ImpeachTrump rallies in the contiguous United States.[/caption]

Many attendees took the time to create hand-made protest signs, while others held printed banners.

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Mississippi fast food cashier ‘terminated immediately’ for ugly racist slur on customer’s receipt

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The owner of a fast food restaurant in Mississippi "terminated immediately" an employee after a racist and misogynistic slur of patrons.

When Lex Washington visited Who Dat's Drive-Thru in Oxford with her roommate, the cashier listed them on the receipt as "black b*tches in a silver car."

A manager reportedly refused to apologize at the time, and instead "laughed in her face."

A photo of the receipt then spread on social media.

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George Conway calls out fears Trump will compromise new US intelligence initiative aimed at Russia

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On Saturday, George Conway drew attention to a specific passage of a new article from The New York Times about the intelligence community's efforts to counterattack the Russian power grid, in response to years of covert Kremlin attacks on our own:

“[O]fficials described...hesitation to go into detail with Mr. Trump about operations against Russia for concern...that he might countermand it or discuss it with foreign officials, as he did in 2017 when he mentioned a sensitive operation...to the Russian foreign minister.” https://t.co/BXTjjXBmia

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