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There, there. We'll sort it out.
A selection of words from the chillier parts of the lexicon
Our top lookups from the 2016 presidential campaign
Whence did you get that idea?
When 'inevitable' isn't
Lookups for the word spiked after Carter used it to describe Trump
Once a chemistry term, now used increasingly in politics
Everyone's looking for 'amnesty'. Again.
Mano a Mano
Cruz challenged Trump to a 1-on-1 debate
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to put in good humor
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Only 2 of these originally described torturing or killing someone
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