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Twitter mourns Julián Castro's campaign—and what it means for the race

Twitter mourns Julián Castro's campaign—and what it means for the race

On Thursday, Jan. 2, Julián Castro suspended his bid for the Democratic nomination for president, and people took to social media to express their sadness, if not their surprise. On Thursday morning,

The best podcast, feel-good, photography and AirPods apps this week

This week we control our AirPods from our Macs, listen to podcasts on our Apple Watches, and listen to our inner selves with our iPhones. (via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an Apple lens)
Your blow-by-blow Twitter recap of the fourth Democratic debate

Your blow-by-blow Twitter recap of the fourth Democratic debate

Twelve candidates descended upon Otterbein University in central Ohio on Tuesday night for the fourth (of 12!) Democratic presidential debates. Presented by The New York Times and CNN, the primary
Fact Check: Julian Castro Falsely Claims Trump Is 'Caging Kids' While Freeing ISIS Terrorists

Fact Check: Julian Castro Falsely Claims Trump Is 'Caging Kids' While Freeing ISIS Terrorists

During the CNN-New York Times' Democrat debate on Tuesday night, former HUD Secretary Julián Castro claimed, without evidence, that President Donald Trump is "caging kids" at the United States-Mexico
Democratic candidates place LGBTQ issues front and center at Equality Town Hall

Democratic candidates place LGBTQ issues front and center at Equality Town Hall

The breakneck speed with which the news cycle moves can be so bewildering at times that it is hard to know which blatant act of corruption taking place in the White House to follow. We can sometimes
At gun safety forum, Castro vows to tax and track bullets, build programs 'rooted in communities'

At gun safety forum, Castro vows to tax and track bullets, build programs 'rooted in communities'

Former HUD Secretary Julián Castro took the stage Wednesday during the 2020 Gun Safety Forum in Las Vegas, Nevada. The forum, presented by Giffords, March For Our Lives, and MSNBC, hosts nine major
Julian Castro Says He Wasn't Attacking Biden's Age: 'Are You Forgetting What You Said Two Minutes Ago?'

Julian Castro Says He Wasn't Attacking Biden's Age: 'Are You Forgetting What You Said Two Minutes Ago?'

Castro went after Biden hard during the third debate, asking if the former vice president had just forgotten what he said minutes before.
Your blow-by-blow Twitter recap of the third Democratic debate

Your blow-by-blow Twitter recap of the third Democratic debate

Ten Democrats took the stage Thursday night, for the third of 12 presidential debates. This marked a stark difference from the first two, which featured 20 candidates spread over two nights. Moderated
Watch--Julian Castro Hits Joe Biden: 'Are You Forgetting what You Said Two Minutes Ago?'

Watch--Julian Castro Hits Joe Biden: 'Are You Forgetting what You Said Two Minutes Ago?'

Julian Castro hit former Vice President Joe Biden for forgetting what he said his healthcare plan would do for Americans who lose their jobs and, thus, their health insurance.
Julián Castro lays out plans for fighting climate change and addressing climate justice

Julián Castro lays out plans for fighting climate change and addressing climate justice

CNN’s whopping seven-hour presidential town hall on the climate crisis kicked off with Julián Castro on Wednesday. Wolf Blitzer didn’t waste a moment before hitting the former HUD Secretary with his
Julián Castro gets loudest applause after calling out de Blasio's inaction on Eric Garner's death

Julián Castro gets loudest applause after calling out de Blasio's inaction on Eric Garner's death

Julián Castro has been slowly making his way into night two of the second round of Democratic debates in Detroit. Unfortunately, Castro doesn’t stick out as much as John Delaney and has had a harder
AOC and other Democrats booed by pro-Trump protestors outside of Texas Border Patrol facility

AOC and other Democrats booed by pro-Trump protestors outside of Texas Border Patrol facility

On Monday, a number of House Democrats traveled to Texas to visit Customs and Border Patrol facilities in El Paso and nearby in Clint. This followed press coverage of a disturbing secret Facebook

Morning Joe: The Story Of How The Mafia Became Hitmen For The CIA

Morning Joe welcomed Thomas Maier, author of "Mafia Spies: The Inside Story of the CIA, Gangsters, JFK, and Castro." (It's a nice change when they stop plugging Mika's latest opus and instead talk
Venezuelan Democracy Was Strangled by Cuba

Venezuelan Democracy Was Strangled by Cuba

Decades of infiltration helped ruin a once-prosperous nation.
Pompeo: Maduro was ready to leave Venezuela this morning — until the Russians talked him out of it

Pompeo: Maduro was ready to leave Venezuela this morning — until the Russians talked him out of it

"He was headed to Havana." The post Pompeo: Maduro was ready to leave Venezuela this morning — until the Russians talked him out of it appeared first on Hot Air.
Trump admin targets MLB's ability to recruit Cuban players

Trump admin targets MLB's ability to recruit Cuban players

The Trump administration has stopped allowing Major League Baseball to recruit players from Cuba who have not defected to the United States.Here's what we knowIn March 2016, the MLB asked the U.S.
Americans are totally fine with reparations, just not for slavery

Americans are totally fine with reparations, just not for slavery

From Native Americans to Japanese Americans, the US has a history of awarding reparations.

Here are the amazing music, podcasting and email apps you should download this week

This week we check out music-app alternative Soor, share audio with Riffr, discover new podcasts with Castro, and compare scales with Pensato. (via Cult of Mac - Tech and culture through an Apple
The Best Podcast Apps on iPhone Are Way Better Than Apple's Default App

The Best Podcast Apps on iPhone Are Way Better Than Apple's Default App

It’s time to upgrade from the Apple Podcasts app.
The Best Podcast Apps on iPhone Are Way Better Than Apple's Default App

The Best Podcast Apps on iPhone Are Way Better Than Apple's Default App

It’s time to upgrade from the Apple Podcasts app.Read more...