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‘Worse than the Super Bowl and lower scoring’: Internet unloads on stupidity of Trump’s #SOTU

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The internet was pre-gaming President Donald Trump’s State of the Union Address with frustration and annoyance. That was no match for the anger once the speech finally began, however.

Washington Post columnist Karen Tumulty recalled the area of the room known as “ass kisser’s alley,” where those who want camera time and a handshake from the president line up. For tonight, count on people like Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-SC) to be at least one of them. It will be curious to see if any of the three members in the so-called “Pariah Caucus” will be among those reaching for a handshake.

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Activist Jeff Tiedrich noted that the bar for the president was so low we could hardly look at it:

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Others found it a little inappropriate that a president under criminal investigation probably shouldn’t be delivering an address tonight.

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Meanwhile, elected women decided to wear white to signify the suffragette movement. The decision was to celebrate the influence women had in the 2018 election.

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Trump’s daughter Tiffany also joined in the movement:

Others in advocacy communities did the state of their own union with regard to their issue. The network Logo did one about the state of the LGBTQ union:

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But it was Pelosi that stole the night with her facial expressions:

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WATCH: Pete Buttigieg surges to first place in ‘gold standard’ poll of Iowa caucuses

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South Bend Mayor Pete Buttigieg surged in a poll of Iowa released Saturday night.

The poll, by Des Moines Register, CNN and Mediacom, showed major movement in the race.

"Since September, Buttigieg has risen 16 percentage points among Iowa’s likely Democratic caucusgoers, with 25% now saying he is their first choice for president. For the first time in the Register’s Iowa Poll, he bests rivals Joe Biden, Bernie Sanders and Elizabeth Warren, who are now clustered in competition for second place and about 10 percentage points behind the South Bend, Indiana, mayor," the newspaper reported.

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Turkey launches ‘massive attacks’ on the Kurds — US military are ‘sickened’ by Trump’s betrayal: report

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Turkey launched a new offensive against the Kurds in Northern Syria, NBC chief foreign correspondent Richard Engel reported Saturday evening.

Engel hashtagged his update with #AmericanBetrayal.

"Massive attacks underway against the kurds in northern syria. No ceasefire. Total nonsenses there is," Engel reported.

President Donald Trump reportedly greenlighted the operation against the Kurds during a phone call with Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdo?an.

"US military officials tell me they are ashamed, 'sickened.' It’s cold now outside. What about the families, and kids, out of their homes?" he wondered.

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‘Our side is WINNING’: Elise Stefanik lashes out after Dem challenger Tedra Cobb’s fundraising surges

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Rep. Elise Stefanik (R-NY) lashed out at critics on Saturday after gaining notoriety for interrupting the House impeachment proceedings.

Saturday morning, prominent Republican attorney George Conway blasted Stefanik as 'lying trash' -- and donated $2,800 to Tedra Cobb, Stefanik's Democratic challenger.

I just gave the legal maximum. If you believe in truth in politics and in the rule of law, you should give what you can as well. https://t.co/KztHswmYoT pic.twitter.com/ukfNr66ipP

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