Polititainment

Clooney throws fit after Obama name-calling

No one puts President Barack Obama in the corner — at least not on George Clooney's watch.

Fallon jabs Obama with 'depressed panda' joke

This depressed panda joke is definitely going to turn any frown upside down.

George Will to Colbert: Liberals don't want change

Conservative commentator and hapless Chicago Cubs fan George Will swung by "The Colbert Report" Tuesday to plug his new book, "A Nice Little Place on the North Side," but naturally, the conversation didn't stick to baseball.

Clay Aiken: voters 'might wonder'

Former "American Idol" runner-up Clay Aiken concedes that voters "might wonder" about his candidacy for Congress for a new ad.

Los Angeles GOP #StandingWithSriracha

Forget #StandWithRand -- the GOP is now choosing to #StandWithSriracha.

White House

President Obama bows to ASIMO the robot

Finally, an individual to match the administration's artificial intelligence.

Donald Trump is really upset with the way Obama walks

President Barack Obama just can't seem to do anything right, especially in the eyes of real estate mogul Donald Trump.

Obama misses 67 percent of his shots playing basketball at Easter event

President Barack Obama went 1-for-3 shooting baskets at a White House Easter event Monday, prompting basketball scouts to question the leader of the free world's scoring ability ahead of this June's NBA Draft.

PETA is peeved with Michelle Obama and used little girls to tell her about it

First Lady Michelle Obama has earned the ire of three young girls. But they're not upset with her less-than-filling "Let's Move!" school lunches. Instead, these youngins are upset about the real eggs used in the White House Easter Egg Roll.

Jay Carney: “Never been a more transparent administration”

Despite consistent objections by journalists that the White House overly restricts press access, Press Secretary Jay Carney believes that there has "never been a more transparent administration."

Congress

Arkansas US Sen. John Boozman having surgery

LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) — U.S. Sen. John Boozman is undergoing surgery at an Arkansas hospital.

Republicans are winning the Twitters this year

Congrats, Congressional Republicans -- you're winning the Twitters so far in 2014!

Rep Black: GOP budget makes a path to a bright future

Our nation is $17.4 trillion in debt and out of control Washington spending has no end in sight. In fact, the nonpartisan Congressional Budget Office estimates that on our current trajectory we will return to $1 trillion annual budget deficits by the year 2022.

Cruz: Impeach Holder

Sen. Ted Cruz (R-Texas) pulled no punches when criticizing Attorney General Eric Holder on Thursday, as he called on Congress to impeach the Department of Justice head.

Pelosi: GOP not acting on immigration because of race

House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) pulled the race card when speaking about Republicans' inaction in passing comprehensive immigration reform and said "race has something to do" with the GOP not bringing such legislation to the House floor.

From Around The Web

Ronald McDonald takes to Twitter, gets makeover

NEW YORK (AP) — Ronald McDonald has a new look, and he's ready for a selfie.

Michelle Obama scraps graduation speech

THE HILL -- First lady Michelle Obama is scrapping her plans to deliver a graduation speech for high school seniors in Topeka, Kan., after hundreds signed a petition in protest.

Read more at The Hill.

No selfies during graduation, university tells students

In the coming weeks, graduates of the University of South Florida will be able to frame their diplomas -- but not a selfie of their walk across the commencement stage.

Greenpeace tells Obama to make 'more responsible' food choices

BUSINESS INSIDER -- After President Barack Obama ate at a famous Tokyo restaurant that serves rare bluefin tuna, the environmental organization Greenpeace issued a statement saying he should have made more "responsible food choices."

Read more at Business Insider.

Colorado: We’re still better than Jersey

THE DAILY CALLER NEWS FOUNDATION -- Colorado might still be divided over the issue of legal marijuana, but it was united in its response to New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie’s recent criticism of the state.

Policy

Utah college cites sexism, racism in fight song

Political correctness has reared its head at the University of Utah, where the student government voted Tuesday to change the words to the school's fight song, "Utah Man," because of what students say are racist, sexist connotations.

2 out of 3 Millennials don't think college is worth price

As Americans explore alternative options to college and grapple with the rising cost of tuition and student loan debt, a new survey has found that the vast majority of Millennials feel a college degree just isn't worth the price tag.

Uncle Sam Fuels Student Loan Debt

It shouldn’t come as any surprise that young people cited student loans and other college expenses as their most pressing financial worry in a recent Gallup poll, but the degree to which student debt holds Americans of all ages hostage is truly frightening. The poll finds that a plurality of all adults under 50 are more concerned about college costs than healthcare, housing, credit card bills, retirement savings, or any other financial obligation.

Immigrant employers: Wage hike will hurt immigrants

Immigrant business owners in Seattle are speaking out against a proposal to raise the city's minimum wage to $15 an hour and argue such an increase will hurt the city's robust working immigrant population — the very demographic the wage hike seeks to help.

Retired Justice's war on the Second Amendment

In his recently published book, Six Amendments: How and Why We Should Change the Constitutionretired Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens argues for a seemingly slight revision to the Second Amendment. Don’t be fooled -- the five word edit would undo centuries of  legal tradition underlying the right of private citizens to own firearms, gut the Constitutional guarantee of this right and transform the relationship of the citizenry to the State.

Obamacare

Obamacare is not actually working

On the surface, President Barack Obama’s repeated declarations of health care reform victory seem like crushing defeats for advocates of limited government. But before the President and his allies proclaim “mission accomplished,” they should take heed of the standards by which the American people will ultimately judge ObamaCare – the same standards the administration set for itself.

28 percent of O'care signups are 18-to-34 years old

The White House announced Thursday that 28 percent of enrollees under Obamacare on the federal exchange are between the ages of 18 and 34, the key demographic that the administration targeted to help suppress costs of the program.

Premium costs for youth skyrocket under O'care

For 27-year-old consumers looking to purchase health insurance, the Affordable Care Act is hardly affordable, as new data shows premiums increased by more than 50 percent across more than half of the 50 states and doubled in 11.

Sebelius: WH didn't oversell Obamacare

Resigning Health and Human Services Secretary Kathleen Sebelius doesn't think the White House oversold the Affordable Care Act, despite the initial problems with HealthCare.gov.