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DOJ ripped for admitting they are trying to make a Trump rape case go away

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Attorney General Bill Barr’s Department of Justice was slammed on Thursday for legally maneuvering that may bring to an end a rape case involving Donald Trump.

Columnist E. Jean Carroll is one of many women who have accused Donald Trump of sexual assault. When her accusations went public, Trump attacked her, leading Carroll to file a defamation suit against Trump.

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In an eye-brow raising move, the DOJ is taking over the case, meaning taxpayer lawyers are now defending Trump.

On Thursday evening, Barr spokesperson Kerri Kupec claimed that taxpayer lawyers would not be defending Trump, because their maneuver would make the case go away.

“Myth: By DOJ removing the case from state to fed court, taxpayers are now on the hook for funding the Carroll defamation lawsuit,” Kupec tweeted. “Fact: Once the case shifts to fed court, it becomes an issue of sovereign immunity. Meaning, case over. No case, no cost.”

Legal experts quickly corrected Kupec, noting that the case could only go away after extensive litigation during which Trump’s defense would be paid for by taxpayers.

Former U.S. Attorney and MSNBC legal analyst Barbara McQuade said Kupec was “fighting myths with lies.”

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Law professor and CNN legal analyst Steve Vladeck gave his own myth/fact construction to debunk Kupec’s claims.

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Former federal prosecutor Renato Mariotti called it “a bogus claim.”

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Fake Village People appear on SNL to tell Trump to stop using their music or they’ll shave Ivanka’s head

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The fake Village People made a surprise appearance on "Saturday Night Live" to tell President Donald Trump to stop using their music at his rallies or they'll shave Ivanka Trump's head.

"If you have been watching the Trump rallies, you probably noticed Trump dancing to The Village People," said Colin Jost during the Weekend Update segment. "If you haven't, let's take a look."

He explained that the Village People had their own special message for the president. The group of SNL cast members came out dressed in traditional Village People outfits and sang their cease and desist for the president.

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SNL does campaign ad asking what they’ll do without Trump to trash — then they have a revelation

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"What is the news even going to be about now?" the Saturday Night Life cast joked, saying that without President Donald Trump.

The fake ad began saying that everyone knows it could be the most important election of our lives.

"And the two choices couldn't be more different," the ad continues. "Do we want four more years of Donald Trump or a fresh start with Joe Biden? Can we survive four more years of scandal, name-calling, and racial division? Or do we want a leader who unites the country? I want to vote for Biden because he's better, smarter. better and better."

But, the cast members confessed, "I'm worried, because if Donald Trump isn't president -- when what are they going to talk about? Like, what would our conversations even be? Because the only thing I talked about for four years is Donald Trump. Every single day I tell someone, 'Can you believe what Trump just said?' My entire personality is hating Donald Trump. If he's gone, what am I supposed to do? Focus on my kids again? No thanks. He changed the game. He called the attorney general he appointed mentally retarded. That's some next-level sh*t!"

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Saturday Night Live’s Trump claims his secret COVID-19 plan is ‘under audit just like my taxes’

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"Saturday Night Live" began this week's show with a recap of the presidential debate showing President Donald Trump confusing Kirsten Welker with Hoda Kotb, Mindy Lahiri, and at one point, even a waitress.

Alec Baldwin explained that the coronavirus loved him so much that it didn't want to leave his body because it was so beautiful.

He also explained that he couldn't share his coronavirus plan because it was still under audit like his taxes.

Jim Cary toned down his portrayal of Joe Biden from last week's over-the-top yell-fest.

"Learning to live with it? We're learning to die with it, man!" said the fake Biden, quoting the real Biden, but with a glint of Clint Eastwood.

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