Chris Walker
Chris Walker

Chris Walker is a news writer for Mic based out of Madison, Wisconsin. Reach him directly at cwalker@mic.com.

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Dec. 29, 2016

These Trump inauguration cartoons perfectly capture this year's political absurdities

These cartoonists find humor in the close of our nation's bewildering election season

Dec. 29, 2016

Debbie Reynolds movies: Here are the late actress' most famous film roles

The actress had an amazing career that spanned more than seven decades.
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Dec. 29, 2016

Watch Carrie Fisher and Debbie Reynolds sing a duet of "Happy Days Are Here Again"

The Hollywood actresses had a strained family dynamic, but reconciled in recent years.
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Dec. 27, 2016

Is there a legal way to buy marijuana in Massachusetts if you live out of state?

Here's what to know if you don't live in Massachusetts.
Dec. 27, 2016

5 celebrities who came out this year, and why their stories matter

Their stories can help inspire others.
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Dec. 25, 2016

Boxing Day 2016: These stores have the best Boxing Day deals

Didn't get what you wanted for Christmas? Take advantage of these great deals on Boxing Day.

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Dec. 25, 2016

How Boxing Day got its name

The holiday's roots start in Britain.
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Dec. 20, 2016

Student accused of coat hanger rape of disabled teammate will avoid prison in plea deal

Special terms of the deal could allow the player to maintain innocence.
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Dec. 20, 2016

Why was the Russian ambassador to Turkey assassinated?

Mevlut Mert Altintas railed against Russia's involvement in Syria after he shot Ambassador Andrei Karlov.
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Dec. 20, 2016

Berlin Christmas Market Attack Update: Police may have had wrong suspect in custody

Leaders from around the world condemn the actions, which appear to be terrorist-related.
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Dec. 19, 2016

What happens if the Electoral College votes differently from the states?

Who picks the president if enough "faithless electors" derail the Electoral College?

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Dec. 19, 2016

Poll: Most Republican voters believe Donald Trump won the popular vote

Because facts are for the birds.
Dec. 19, 2016

'America's Got Talent Holiday Spectacular': When and where to watch the NBC special

The holiday special includes fan favorites and guest stars.
Dec. 18, 2016

'Christmas and Chill': Best songs and streaming options for Ariana Grande's holiday album

Heat things up with this classic 2015 Ariana Grande holiday album.
Dec. 17, 2016

When and where to watch 'I Want a Dog For Christmas, Charlie Brown'

The lesser-known 'Peanuts' Christmas special airs this Saturday.
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Dec. 15, 2016

Poll shows since Trump’s election, Republicans have started to changed their tune on Putin

Poll demonstrates a 56-point shift in Republicans' views on Russian president.

Dec. 15, 2016

Trump Tech Summit: Here's what happened at his meeting with Silicon Valley executives

The president-elect calms the fears of tech giants, promises cooperation — for now.
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Dec. 15, 2016

Yahoo Hacked Again: Latest breach said to affect more than 1 billion accounts

What you need to know to secure your Yahoo account information.
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Dec. 13, 2016

Rick Perry and the Dakota Access Pipeline: What you need to know

The new energy secretary has ties to Energy Transfer Partners
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Dec. 13, 2016

Watch video of Rick Perry forgetting the name of the agency Trump just picked him to lead

The former Texas governor will lead the agency he wanted to dismantle in 2011.