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‘She hates cops, white people’: Internet bigots have white hot meltdown after Beyonce performs at CMAs

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Beyoncé performed at Wednesday night’s 50th annual Country Music Association Awards, and as can be expected, a lot of racist internet trolls weren’t happy about it.

Beyoncé has been under fire from racists and bigots alleging reverse-racism from the singer-songwriter after she came out with her visual album Lemonade.

The music videos featured mostly black women throughout and was a tribute to both the struggles and strength of black women. Basically, a lot of white people were mad because it wasn’t for us.

After releasing her song and music video for “Formation,” which makes a statement about racialized police violence in the United States as Beyonce drowns a police car in the video, she was under fire from “Back the blue” supporters and anti-BLM people, who cried racism.

While many Beyoncé supporters were thrilled about her Wednesday night performance, the racist internet trolls took to Twitter to express their discontent.

Here’s what they had to say. (Warning, graphic and racist content.)

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He’ll ‘rot in prison’: At least one House Dem has bigger plans for Trump than impeachment

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An increasing number of Democrats have come out in favor of beginning an impeachment inquiry into President Donald Trump's actions in recent days. But Rep. Fre?derica Wilson of Florida bucked that trend on Monday by coming out specifically against impeachment, warning it would have negative consequences.

However, she made clear she wasn't opposed to impeachment because she's a fan of Trump or thinks his conduct isn't condemnable. In a tweet featuring an antagonizing and absurd meme, Wilson explained that she feared Trump would benefit from an impeachment push:

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Jared Diamond believes America is ruining itself in 4 different ways

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Jared Diamond is not afraid of big ideas. He has tackled such subjects as evolutionary psychology, the reasons why the West rose to global dominance, the lessons to be learned from "traditional societies" and the relationship between environmental change and the decline of ancient civilizations. and why ancient societies fell into decline.

Diamond has been elected to the American Academy of Arts and Sciences, the American Philosophical Society, and the National Academy of Sciences. He has been awarded a MacArthur Foundation Fellowship as well as the National Medal of Science. His bestselling book "Guns, Germs and Steel" won the Pulitzer Prize.

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Trump supporters are furious that knitting website Ravelry took a stand on white supremacy

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When you think of the knitting community, you might envision an elderly woman, sitting on a rocking chair in front of a fire with a pair of large knitting needles. In truth, the knitting and crocheting demographic has changed drastically in the twenty-first century, becoming younger, hipper, and increasingly tied to DIY culture.

Ravelry is a website where both millennials and knitting grannies (among other demographics) meet to talk about knitting, crocheting, weaving, and other craft and fabric arts. But if you plan to crochet a MAGA hat or knit a Trump sweater, think twice about posting it on Ravelry. The forum-style website, which is often described as "Facebook for knitters," recently issued a statement that they would ban open support of Donald Trump on their site. The widely-publicized move suggests that even communities that aren’t seen as specifically political — like knitters — are becoming politicized, sometimes in toxic ways, in an epoch of extreme political polarization in the United States.

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