Why flipping off a group of cyclists is an awfully bad idea

The photograph makes The Woman in the Silver Mercedes look like a lunatic: wide-eyed, grinning with mouth agape, hands raised with palms facing outward, both middle fingers extended toward a group of angry cyclists. And it’s a photo that, without a doubt, she’s now sorry she ever posed for.

Trump hits the wall on immigration

Donald Trump’s mass deportation plan was never workable. Now that he’s having to propose more serious immigration reforms, he’s upsetting his core supporters and earning well-earned told-you-so’s from Republican establishment types.

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Cam Newton: Carolina Panthers 'are not that good yet'

Panthers quarterback Cam Newton talks about the ineffective first-team offense in Carolina's preseason loss to the New England Patriots.
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Cam Newton: Carolina Panthers 'are not that good yet' 0:46

Cam Newton: Carolina Panthers 'are not that good yet'

Panthers QB Cam Newton speaks after Patriots game 0:38

Panthers QB Cam Newton speaks after Patriots game

'Voice' contestant from Rock Hill Teresa Guidry sings National Anthem 1:52

'Voice' contestant from Rock Hill Teresa Guidry sings National Anthem

Thelma Lou turns 90 2:27

Thelma Lou turns 90

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