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7 More Viral Photos That Are Totally Fake

The internet is overflowing with fake images these days, making it hard to know what to believe. But Gizmodo is here to help. Read more...
Tags: Facebook, Twitter, Politics, New York, Science, Photoshop, Social Media, The Wall, Hillary Clinton, Bill Clinton, Gizmodo, Donald Trump, Fake, Fakes, Kurt Russell, Blackface

Tech Genius Donald Trump to Sign Executive Order on Artificial Intelligence Today

President Donald Trump reportedly plans to sign an executive order today creating something called the American AI Initiative. The executive order is apparently a symbolic nod to artificial intelligence that doesn’t create any new funding but encourages the federal government to do more with AI. And we can’t help but…Read more...
Tags: Science, China, Computers, Artificial Intelligence, Ai, Donald Trump, New Cold War, Border Wall, President Trump, Our Garbage President, American Ai Initiative

Report: DHS Wants to Build Trump's Dumb Border Wall Right Through SpaceX's Texas Launch Facility

The 50-acre Boca Chica, Texas facility where Elon Musk’s SpaceX is testing the prototype version of its Starship rocket—recently in the news for tipping over in high wind—could be split in twain by Donald Trump’s proposed wall on the Mexican border, Bloomberg reported on Friday.Read more...
Tags: Space, Spacex, Elon Musk, Science, Technology, Bloomberg, Dhs, Rockets, Donald Trump, Department Of Homeland Security, Customs And Border Protection, Starship, Border Wall, Boca Chica Texas, Texas Launch Facility

Arizona Lawmaker Wants to Tax Internet Porn to Pay for Border Wall

Arizona state Senator Gail Griffin, a Republican, has introduced a new bill that would force computer and phone retailers to install porn-blocking software, which could only be removed for a fee of at least $20. The weirdest part? The money that was collected by the state would be used to help build President Donald…Read more...
Tags: Science, Censorship, Porn, The Wall, Arizona, Pornography, Donald Trump, Donald, Gail Griffin, Border Wall, President Trump

Trump Proposes DACA Relief and TPS Extension in Exchange for $5.7 Billion Border ‘Wall’

In a speech at the White House Saturday afternoon, President Donald Trump offered Democrats relief for the Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals program and an extension of the Temporary Protected Status program in exchange for $5.7 billion for a “wall” on the southern border.Read more...
Tags: Science, Republicans, White House, Immigration, Donald Trump, Government Shutdown, Trump, Deferred Action for Childhood Arrivals, Border Wall

That Dumbass Border Wall GoFundMe Is Now a Dumbass Self-Building Campaign

The GoFundMe campaign raising money to build Donald Trump’s wall on the southern U.S. border never had a chance of succeeding. And now it is undead, an officially failed effort that somehow lives on. On Friday, the crowdfunding site announced that it will issue refunds to donors, citing the campaign’s failure to…Read more...
Tags: Science, Donald Trump, Gofundme, Border Wall, Brian Kolfage, A Suckers Born Every Day

Trump Considers Stealing Money From Puerto Rico Disaster Relief to Fund the Wall 

As the shutdown drags on, President Trump’s ideas about how to secure funding for his absurd border wall are becoming more and more villainous. His newest strategy? Using $13.9 billion in Army Corps to build a segment of the wall, according to NBC. That money would otherwise go to fund projects in Puerto Rico and…Read more...
Tags: Science, Nbc, Government Shutdown, Puerto Rico, Trump, Army Corps, Border Wall, Disaster Relief, National Emergency

Desperate Americans Start GoFundMe Campaigns to Pay For Food and Medicine During Government Shutdown

It’s day 19 of President Donald Trump’s government shutdown. And with no end in sight, hundreds of Americans have turned to the crowdfunding website GoFundMe in an effort to pay for basic necessities like groceries, medicine, and rent.Read more...
Tags: Food, Science, Medicine, Crowdfunding, Veterans, Tsa, Donald Trump, Government Shutdown, Gofundme, Border Wall, President Trump, Basic Necessities

Trump Considers Declaring a National Emergency Over Border Wall

As talks between the Trump administration and Democratic congressional leaders over funding for a border wall continue to lead to nowhere, the president reportedly is considering taking the extreme step of declaring a national emergency.Read more...
Tags: Science, Immigration, Donald Trump, Government Shutdown, Trump, Border Wall, Impeachment

Trump: What If the Border Wall Was Actually a Row of Pointy Sticks

This week, the Oogie Boogie Man made of deflated basketballs currently residing in the Oval Office, Donald Trump, made good on his threat to shut down the federal government if Congress doesn’t approve $5.7 billion in funding for his U.S.-Mexico border wall project.Read more...
Tags: Security, Science, Congress, Mexico, Immigration, Infrastructure, Donald Trump, Border Wall, Oval Office Donald Trump, Sure Whatever, Pointy Sticks, Oogie Boogie Man

Trump and Macron's Disappearing Tree is Just in Quarantine to be Monitored For Pests

US President Donald Trump and French President Emmanuel Macron planted a tree at the White House on April 23rd in a friendship ceremony. But the tree quickly went missing, and some people started to wonder if a conspiracy was afoot. But there’s no grand conspiracy. The tree, which was brought from France, is simply in…Read more...
Tags: Science, France, White House, US, The Wall, CBP, Debunked, Donald Trump, Fake, Trump, Fakes, Emmanuel Macron, Macron, Border Wall, President Trump, US Customs And Border Protection

US Border Patrol Releases Propaganda Video Praising President Trump's Proposed Wall

Today, President Trump heads to the US-Mexico border near San Diego—his first trip to California as president. Trump will examine the eight prototypes for his infamous border wall and meet with agents of US Customs and Border Protection (CBP), an agency that recently released a propaganda video titled, “Walls Work.”…Read more...
Tags: Science, California, US, San Diego, Department Of Homeland Security, Trump, Customs And Border Protection, US Department of Homeland Security, US Customs, Border Protection CBP, Border Wall, US Customs And Border Protection

Navy SEALs Call Bullshit on Fox News Report That They Couldn't Get Through Trump's Border Wall

This week, a Fox News contributor claimed that the US Navy SEALs had tested the border wall prototypes near San Diego and couldn’t breach them. It sounded too incredible to be true. And that’s because it wasn’t true.Read more...
Tags: Science, Navy, Navy Seals, The Wall, San Diego, Fox News, Donald Trump, US Navy, Border Wall, President Trump, US Mexico Wall

Cards Against Humanity Sells Out Promotion to Screw Up Donald Trump's Border Wall in First Day

Cards Against Humanity, the nerd-beloved party game which asks players to respond to a variety of Mad Lib-style prompts with extremely offensive words and phrases, is famous for promotions like selling unsuspecting fans boxes of literal shit. This year, it’s upping the ante (and paying for goodwill with well-meaning…Read more...
Tags: Games, Science, Board Games, Donald Trump, Cards Against Humanity, Border Wall, Cards Against Humanity Sells Out Promotion

Drone Video of Border Wall Prototypes Accidentally Shows How Worthless the Wall Would Be

US Customs and Border Protection recently released video of President Trump’s border wall prototypes in San Diego. And we couldn’t help but notice something strange from the video. It shows a bird’s-eye view of the wall from the perspective of a drone. And the drone is much, much higher than the wall.Read more...
Tags: Science, US, The Wall, San Diego, CBP, Customs, Donald Trump, Trump, Border Protection, Border Wall, President Trump, US Customs And Border Protection

Trump's Mexican Border Wall Is Now 'See-Through,' Because Sure, Whatever

President Donald Trump’s increasingly fantastical wall on the border with Mexico—which will be up to 65 feet tall, impossible to cut through, covered in solar panels and aesthetically pleasing from the US side—will now also be a “see-through wall.”Read more...
Tags: Science, Technology, Mexico, US, Donald Trump, Trump, Border Wall, A Wall To Sell You

Donald Trump's DHS Waives Environmental Regulations for His Dumb, Racist Border Wall

The Department of Homeland Security has moved to waive a stunning list of environmental regulations for the construction of Donald Trump’s stupid border wall. You know, the same one which depending on how lit the president happens to be at any given moment, he has promised would be between anywhere from 30 to 65 feet…Read more...
Tags: Science, Environment, Dhs, Pollution, Ecology, Epa, Donald Trump, Department Of Homeland Security, Border Wall

Trump’s Border Wall Could Threaten More Than a Hundred Endangered Species, Ecologist Warns

It looks like President Donald Trump might get his stupid wall after all. Last week, the House approved a $1.6 billion spending bill that funds the construction of a “contiguous and impassable wall” along the Mexican border, and just yesterday the Department of Homeland security issued an environmental waiver to…Read more...
Tags: Science, Environment, Diversity, United States, US politics, House, Ecology, Environmentalism, Donald Trump, Trump, Department of Homeland, Border Wall

Palmer Luckey Is Apparently a Prepper Who Now Wants to Build a Virtual Border Wall for Trump

Remember Palmer Luckey? You know, the disgraced Oculus founder and cosplay enthusiast who left Facebook in the midst of a $2 billion lawsuit? Well, it looks like Luckey is ready to wreak more havoc upon the world, this time in the form of a virtual border wall that he might sell to the Trump administration. You’ll…Read more...
Tags: Facebook, Science, Defense, Peter Thiel, Oculus, Palmer Luckey, Preppers, Trump, Luckey, Border Wall, Trump Administration

President Trump Deletes Every Old Press Release, But The Internet Never Forgets

Yesterday, journalists discovered that the Trump regime had deleted the president’s infamous press release from 2015 that called for a ban on all Muslims traveling to the United States. But it wasn’t just the Muslim ban. Every single press release from before January 1, 2017 has been erased from…Read more...
Tags: Science, Crime, Climate Change, Mexico, Global Warming, United States, Internet Archive, Press Releases, Donald Trump, Wayback Machine, Trump, Border Wall, President Trump

Here's Another Reason Not To Support Trump's Border Wall

There are a number of reasons why Donald Trump’s proposal to build a wall on the US-Mexican border is kind of dumb, primarily being that nobody wants to fund such a crazy expensive operation. However, scientists have presented another reason why the border wall plan would be terrible, and it’s not just for the people who may or may not have to pay for it if Trump gets elected.Read more...
Tags: Science, Biology, Mexico, US, Conservation, Donald Trump, Trump, Border Wall

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