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Wednesday, June 29 2022


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I’m the f***ing president, take me up to the Capitol now.

That’s from a former White House aide’s jaw-dropping testimony before the Congress. She described how an unhinged Donald Trump screamed at Secret Service agents to take him to Capitol Hill on January 6—right in the middle of the riots. When they refused, Trump tried to grab the wheel of his presidential limo to take control of the vehicle—and attacked the head of his security detail.

 

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Big Story

Abortion rights in India: More theory than practice

The TLDR: After the US Supreme Court overturned the constitutional right to have an abortion, there was much self-congratulation on Indian social media. But the reality is that our laws are not all that liberal—and they offer little protection or access for many Indian women.


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In today’s edition

Headlines That Matter

  • Splainer is hiring!
  • A horrific hate crime in Rajasthan
  • Mohammed Zubair’s arrest: The latest update 
  • Gruesome migrant deaths in Texas
  • Mukesh-bhai hands over the baton
  • Social media crackdown on abortion pills
  • Your friends smell good!

 

Sanity Break

  • The lovely trailer for ‘Lamya’s Poem’

 

A list of curious facts

  • Did you know DALL-E Mini is obsessed with saris?
  • A mind-reading device that detects when a man is watching porn
  • Meet Zhang Jun: China's legendary dancer of Bharatanatyam, Kathak and Odissi
  • Say hello to the imperfect 0.5 selfie

 

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