French presidential candidate Mélenchon uses ‘hologram’ optical illusion to appear in seven places

As the April 23rd French presidential election approaches, candidates are predictably stumping to bring voters out, but far-left candidate Jean-Luc Mélenchon may have the most effective strategy: using an optical illusion, he beamed “holograms” of himself to six cities around the country. As Le Parisien reports, Mélenchon, who is often compared to Bernie Sanders, uses(…)


Saturday Night Live shows just how much of a joke the first presidential debate really was

Last night’s Saturday Night Live went for the lowest of the low hanging fruit last night: the first presidential debate between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump. The show introduced Alec Baldwin as Trump for its cold open sketch, with Kate McKinnon reprising her role as Clinton. Last week’s presidential debate was ready for satirical treatment,(…)


You can vote online for potential presidential debate questions

For the next presidential debate, you’ll be able to vote online for questions that could be asked of the candidates. The debate’s organizers announced this morning that they’re working with the Open Debate Coalition to source questions online through the new site At the site, people can submit and vote on questions for the candidates.(…)