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The Young Turks Cenk Uygur Sucks Up To Elizabeth Warren, Disappoints Fans

The Young Turks' Cenk Uygur did one of his biggest interviews to date yesterday with Massachusetts Senator Elizabeth Warren. Uygur has made a name for himself by calling out politicians on both sides of the aisle, and not holding his fire when it comes to Democrats who ignore their base. So it was quite surprising that Uygur repeatedly lobbed softballs at Warren, and didn't bother following up when she tried to change the subject.

GOP Greg Gianforte Gets Record Donations After Assaulting Reporter Before Election

Tomorrow is the special election for the single Montana U.S. House of Representatives seat, and as campaigning was winding down for both the Democrat and the Republican candidates, something unbelievable happened: according to multiple reports, Greg Gianforte, the Republican candidate, assaulted a reporter by "body slamming" him.

Watch Racist Woman At Wal-Mart Call Woman "N----r", Tell Other To Leave Country

A video is going around the Internet this morning of an incident at Wal-Mart that occurred yesterday, May 22. In the incident, an angry woman gets into a fight with a Latina woman who says she's trying to get her medicine off the shelf. The angry woman starts telling her to leave the country, and when another woman gets involved, she calls that woman the "n" word.