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If you’ve ever thought, “I like Donald Trump and his policies and his hair, but I really just wish he could read,” well, then, Great Britain has the leader for you. WOMAN: Breaking news out of London this morning. There’s a new prime minister for Britain. Boris Johnson will take… Continue Reading So Much News, So Little Time: U.K.’s New PM, Big Apple Floods & NY’s New Claw Law | The Daily Show

CONNELL: ESCALATING TENSIONS IN THE STRAIT OF HORMUZ. NEW VIDEO SHOWING IRAN’S REVOLUTIONARY GUARD WARNING A BRITISH NAVAL WARSHIP NOT TO INTERFERE AS IT SEIZED A UK-FLAGGED OIL TANKER. TO ELLISON BARBER IN JERUSALEM WITH DETAILS. REPORTER: THE IRANIAN REVOLUTIONARY GUARD RELEASED NEW VIDEO OF A BRITISH WARSHIP BEING THREATENED… Continue Reading Iran releases video of tense confrontation with UK warship

JOHN.>>John: PERHAPS HE WILL STAY AROUND FOR A WHILE YET. KRISTIN FISHER AT THE WHITE HOUSE FOR US. THANKS. WHILE THE LABOR SECRETARY IS STAYING FOR NOW, BRITAIN’S AMBASSADOR TO THE UNITED STATES IS OUT. KIM DEREK RESIGNED TODAY AFTER PRESIDENT TRUMP ESSENTIALLY GHOSTED HIM OVER SECRET CRITICISM THAT BECAME… Continue Reading UK ambassador to US resigns after being blasted by Trump

Cicero once said that the “Sinews of war were infinite money.” Never has that been more true than in the second World War. This little bonus extra history series is going to be all about the complex economic struggle that underpinned the most colossal conflict in human history. These episodes… Continue Reading WW2: The Resource War – Arsenal of Democracy – Extra History – #1

Hi, I’m John Green, this is Crash Course U.S. history, and today we’re going to talk about a topic so huge to history buffs that we can only discuss a tiny, little fraction of it. I am of course referring to paratroopering. No World War II. World War II is… Continue Reading World War II Part 1: Crash Course US History #35