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Taylor Swift’s lawyers are threatening a lawsuit against a blogger who called on her to denounce white supremacists

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One of the more bizarre aspects of the resurgence of American white supremacy is their avowed obsession with pop singer Taylor Swift. Bigots have referred to her as an “Aryan goddess,” but unlike Papa John’s, Swift has yet to denounce her neo-Nazi fanbase.

Her lack of denouncement hasn’t kept her from threatening litigation, however.

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Meghan Herning, the editor of the leftist pop culture site PopFront, penned an article in the aftermath of the deadly white supremacist rally in Charlottesville calling on Swift to denounce her hateful admirers.

In response, Stereogum reports, Swift’s lawyers sent Herning a cease and desist and demanded she write a retraction. If she failed to do so, they threatened a lawsuit.

The ACLU of Northern California took up Herning’s case, citing the lawyers’ “meritless” threats as a “completely unsupported attempt to suppress constitutionally protected speech.”

Though the lawyers claim their letter to Herning should act as an “unequivocal denouncement by Ms. Swift of white supremacy and the alt-right,” the ACLU notes “that denunciation would only be known by Herning because the letter also attempts to use copyright law to forbid her from making it public.”

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Donald Trump Jr. one of only 3 people who wants to legally kill an Alaskan grizzly bear this year

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According to a report from Reuters, Donald Trump Jr. has been awarded an out-of-state permit from Alaska to hunt and kill a grizzly bear this year making him one of only three who applied for one of the 27 permits available.

The report states the son of President Donald Trump has "been granted the right to hunt a grizzly bear in northwestern Alaska near the Bering Sea town of Nome, a state official said on Friday."

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Internet heaps praise on CNN’s Anderson Cooper for his ‘must watch’ destruction of Rod Blagojevich

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CNN's Anderson Cooper received near-universal praise across the board for what one commenter called his "fiery rebuke" of recently paroled former Illinois Governor Rod Blagojevich on Friday night that culminated in the CNN host telling him excuses for why he should not have been in prison were "bullsh*t."

During the highly-contentious interview, Cooper came armed with facts and did not let Blagojevich get away with comparing himself to political prisoner Nelson Madel a which drew a smirk and rebuke from the CNN host.

Many on Twitter were quick to point to the interview as one all cable hosts should look at as a way to stop guests who go on shows to lie with no pushback.

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Bill Barr’s relationship with Trump ‘on the rocks’ as unleashed president ‘openly defies him’: ex-prosecutor

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In a CNN segment analyzing Donald Trump's insistent comments and tweets about Justice Department business, former federal prosecutor Eli Honig stated that the relationship between the president and Attorney General Bill Barr is now "on the rocks" and does not look promising for the future.

Speaking with "New Day" host Christi Paul, Honig explained that Barr has repeatedly cautioned the president about his comments but that Trump is flat out ignoring the Attorney general -- meaning that their relationship has taken a bad turn.

"It's interesting, Christi, the relationship between Trump and Barr seems to be on the rocks," Honig explained. "We saw Bill Barr step up and show some spine when he said to ABC News, the president is making my job impossible."

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