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Professional Activist: Chelsea Handler Mistakes Congressman Dana Rohrabacher for Woman

Chelsea Handler is set to focus full-time on political activism following the cancellation of her Netflix talk show this month — but the newly minted activist may want to brush up on her knowledge of federal lawmakers, after she apparently mistook Rep. Dana Rohrabacher (R-CA) to be a woman in a Twitter post Saturday.

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Professor: Mark Ruffalo an ‘A-List Actor, F-List Scientist’ on Flint Water Crisis

Virginia Tech professor Marc Edwards, an environmental engineer whose work helped uncover the Flint water crisis, penned a scathing critique of actor Mark Ruffalo and his Water Defense organization on Monday in which he blasted the actor for spreading “fear and misinformation” about the crisis that could worsen the problem for those affected.