Universal Pictures originally didn't want #ArethaFranklin for "Blues Brothers." They wanted the band that sang "Car Wash."

Aykroyd and Belushi said no.

https://t.co/dBMvHKx4ME
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JUST IN: US Senate passes resolution with unanimous consent by voice vote that “affirms that the press is not the enemy of the people” and “reaffirms the vital and indispensable role that the free press serves” and “condemns the attacks on the institution of the free press.”
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We’ll miss you Queen. #ArethaQueenForever
“Sometimes, what you’re looking for is already there.” Aretha Franklin

#ArethaFranklin #RIP
President Trump revoked former CIA Dir John Brennan’s security clearance citing abuse of power.

@Elise_Jordan: “The way that he’s gone about this is classic Donald Trump - he’s doing it for exactly the wrong reasons.”

@MSNBC
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NEW: Trump's military parade is now estimated to cost $92 million – $80 million more than earlier estimate https://t.co/Yb8k8B8iAs
Donald Trump on Aretha Franklin per White House pool report: “He described her as a person he knew well and who worked for him.”
In 1968, Franklin sang “Precious Lord, Take My Hand” at the funeral of Martin Luther King Jr. In 2009, she endured the chill of Washington in January to sing “My Country, ‘Tis of Thee” at the inauguration of Barack Obama https://t.co/5cCz8Slt44
The dollar strengthens against the lira after the U.S. threatens more sanctions on Turkey if the American pastor isn't released. Good thing the administration isn't concerned about a strong dollar anymore...
.@ArethaFranklin was a unique thread in the fabric of our nation’s history. The Queen of Soul’s music played a vital role in uniting this country during some of our most trying times. She will be missed.
'The Don ate my security clearance'. @roweafr's latest cartoon. For more: https://t.co/eCXdPFuacb
Hey, I just got home from Denmark. It's an absolute hellhole of pleasant holiday homes, very nice cars, cute restaurants, and bike-and-pedestrian-friendly cities. The socialist nightmare in full. https://t.co/pTbWqwvqsY
BREAKING: The 'Queen of Soul' Aretha Franklin has died - AP

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Any work you do in the comfort of a routine risks being taken over by a robot.
The Bajau people have been diving for food for at least 1,000 years, and their bodies have changed to adapt https://t.co/EzqJwnXccA
Governor Cuomo must apologize for saying “America was never great.” Shameful statement.
Today, American news outlets will publish editorials to counter Donald Trump's attacks on the media. A free press should be defended
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Venezuela continues its death spiral, with inflation at 37,336% and black market exchange rates at 4,464,159 VEF/USD.
This kind of language is unbecoming of a President of the United States. There is no excuse for it, and Republicans should not be okay with it.https://t.co/0TLmRT7y22
Reporters in the room yelling "not true, Sarah" as she starts to say that NDA's were the norm in previous administrations
At the time I was in college, this was basically how the global economy worked...
Stephen Miller’s uncle is a neuropsychologist who volunteers to help refugees escaping extreme trauma. He’s also a very lucid writer. In this essay he tells the story of the family’s escape from Belarus. Check it out: https://t.co/nT5hqiVpSl
THERE WAS A TIME WHEN WE LOOKED TO GOVERNMENT & CHURCH FOR CUES ON
HOW TO ACT
HOW TO BUILD COMMUNITIES HOW TO WORK TOGETHER

THOSE DAYS SEEM FAR AWAY NOW

TODAY, THE HEADLINES ARE FULL OF EXAMPLES OF HOW INSTITUTIONS THAT HELPED BUILD THIS COUNTRY, ARE NOW LETTING US DOWN
This is black employment since the depth of the great recession. You won't see a "Trump effect" here because there isn't one.
https://t.co/9EfRlmgWHb
A funny thing happens when you demonize universal health care, nutritional aid, and unemployment benefits as "socialism": lots of people decide socialism is OK https://t.co/5Pjjd5ymxO
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