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Lifehacker’s Best U.S. Political Explainers Of 2019

Lifehacker’s Best U.S. Political Explainers Of 2019

Beginning with a 35-day government shutdown and ending just as the House impeaches President Donald Trump, 2019 will forever be known as the year the shit hit the fan in American politics. Lots of crappy things happened this year, including several U.S. states’ efforts to pass anti-abortion laws and the…

What Does Impeaching A President Actually Mean?

What Does Impeaching A President Actually Mean?

Impeaching a U.S. president involves a lot more than a single trial or vote. As we’ve written before, it’s a long process that involves the following steps: a decision by the House on articles of impeachment, a debate over those articles by the House Judiciary Committee, a vote by the…

How To Respond To An Adult Temper Tantrum

How To Respond To An Adult Temper Tantrum

When you’re dealing with a five-year-old, sometimes, the best way to deal with their temper tantrum is to ignore them altogether. But what about an adult in the midst of a total public breakdown? It happens (and not just on televised press conferences).