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#click3 'Burger Jenga'

06/18/13 08:41PM

1. The T-Rex, a nine-patty burger harvested in a Manitoba Wendy's has officially been axed. Rest In Beef (RIB). 2. Unlocking The Truth is a band out of the Flatbush neighborhood in Brooklyn, New York. They have been together since they were 5 years old. Now they are 12 and performing all around town. Some people make fun of them. That makes them sad but they have tough skin and believe in themselves. If "cuteness" is a barometer for success, then they're winning big.
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Click3: The hard truth about Cap'n Crunch

Click3: The hard truth about Cap'n Crunch

06/18/13 08:36PM

In Monday's installment of the coolest things on the Internet: Miss Alabama weighs in on the NSA's PRISM program; Danny Green of the San Antonio Spurs runs into a tiny ninja during halftime; and one blogger reveals the truth about Cap'n Crunch. watch

Gracie Shannon-Sanborn, 5, holds a sign as she joins her father Allen Sanborn (L) and members of Progressive Democrats of America and other activists as they hold a rally in front of Rep. Henry Waxman's office on June 17, 2013 in Los Angeles,...

House debates $20.5 billion cuts to food stamps

06/18/13 08:17PM

Tuesday afternoon marked the beginning of the general floor debate for the 2013 House farm bill, which includes $20.5 billion in cuts to the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program (SNAP), more commonly known as the food stamps program. If the bill passes later this week, nearly two million people could lose food stamp eligibility, and as many as 210,000 children could lose free school meals. read more

File photo: Pro-choice activists hold placards during a rally outside of the Supreme Court on January 23, 2012 in Washington, DC.  (Photo: Mandel Ngan/AFP Photo)

The real deal on abortions after 20 weeks

06/18/13 06:13PM

Tuesday, the House passed the Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act, a bill designed to eliminate abortions after 20 weeks except in some cases of rape and incest.  Supporters of the bill contended that fetuses feel "fetal pain" at 20 weeks and abortions should be restricted to that date. The bill is unlikely to pass in the Senate, which is controlled by Democrats, and President Obama said he would veto the measure. read more


#click3 Miss Alabama <3 NSA

06/17/13 09:33PM

1. Miss Alabama was asked her opinion on the recent NSA revelations: "Is this an invasion of privacy or necessary to keep our country safe?" Miss Alabama's answer does not disappoint. 2. San Antonio 'Spurs' basketball player Danny Green almost runs over a tiny ninja at halftime. Turns out it was teammate Tim Duncan's son. read more

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Chris Hayes answers your questions on DOMA/Prop 8

06/17/13 07:19PM

Chris Hayes is hosting msnbc’s second in a series of Google+ Hangouts On Air about the Supreme Court’s decisions on the Defense of Marriage Act (DOMA) and California’s Prop 8. Tune in right here Tuesday at 12:15pm ET, where Chris--joined by NBC News Chief Justice Correspondent Pete Williams, activist Zach Wahls, and members of the LGBT community--will discuss how the Supreme Court's ruling on marriage equality will affect YOU.  To join the conversation or ask a question, post your comment on Google+ or Twitter with #MarriageEquality. read more

An interview of Edward Snowden by the South China Morning Post newspaper and a website supporting Snowden in Hong Kong are displayed on a computer screen in Hong Kong on June 12, 2013. (Photo by  Bobby Yip/Reuters)

Snowden speaks: Cheney calling him a traitor is 'highest honor'

06/17/13 02:29PM

Since outing himself as the man who leaked classified details about NSA surveillance to The Guardian and Washington Post, former government contractor Edward Snowden has been more than happy to discuss his actions and motives with members of the press. On Monday, he opened up even further, taking questions from the public in an online Q&amp;A at the Guardian website.&#13; read more