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Emma Roller
emma-roller
Senior politics reporter at Splinter.
Jul 3 2018
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Thank you for your kind words. I’m so glad Splinter has been a safe harbor for you - it has been for me, too. Still, I’d urge you not to do not pin the success or failure of “the resistance” or whatever you want to call it on our small corner of the internet. All people have power - inside but even moreso outside the Read more

Jun 19 2018
33

That reflects more on you than it does on Harron, pal.

Jun 15 2018
12

Democrats aren’t going to win back the Senate this year — the election schedule heavily favors Republicans this go-around. But Dems winning back the House would be a huge victory, and would provide a real check on the Trump administration’s excesses. I’d also point out that there are lots of structural barriers that Read more

Jun 12 2018
9

If I’ve learned anything from reading the comments on stories that criticize Amazon’s corporate practices, it’s that people are more than happy to play the role of serfs with little to no encouragement.

Jun 12 2018
2

He’s on sabbatical. I’m afraid you’ll just have to settle for me for now, Gingerbread Person.

Jun 7 2018
8

I know! I genuinely appreciate it. what matters is that Joe Arpaio remains a huge piece of shit :)

Jun 7 2018
5

thanks for flagging this, moose.

Jan 30 2018
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WIPE YOUR MOUTH MY GUY

Jan 30 2018
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I feel like a robot could have written this speech

Jan 30 2018
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someone should have finished fixing that car before he started speaking 

Jan 30 2018
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Ban political dynasties

Jan 30 2018
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And now, the moment Alex has been waiting for... the Democrats’ rebuttal!! Read more

Jan 30 2018
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(and white women!)

Jan 30 2018
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Love to see a room full of white men chanting in unison

Jan 30 2018
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Trump just said that the U.S. “captured and released” ISIS leader Abu Bakr al-Baghdadi. You will be shocked to hear this is a straight-up lie straight from the Fox News fever swamps!

Jan 30 2018
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Thank the lord, the U.S. military will no longer be a rusted warehouse of old B-52s!

Jan 30 2018
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At this point I can’t keep track if he’s said anything that has not been false or misleading in some way

Jan 30 2018
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CHAIN MIGRATION IS A FASCIST EPITHET USED TO MAKE “FAMILIES” SOUND SCARY