Polititainment

Stewart plays 'Let’s Get Rid of Cruz'

Jon Stewart came up with a super clever game to narrow the GOP field—it’s called “Let’s Get Rid of Ted Cruz.”

Letterman hits Boehner, Clinton and Cruz
In David Letterman’s opening monologue Tuesday night, the comedian presented “John Boehner: News You Can Use,” featuring what would seem irrelevant when taken out of context. For instance, Boehner says in one clip, “We spend more money on antacids than we do on politics.” Letterman also cracked wise about Hillary Clinton’s Mother’s Day fundraiser where she will […]
Sofia Vergara: Obama charming, handsome

The actress told Howard Stern Monday that she had a brief and pleasant encounter with the president during a tour of the White House in 2013 with her "Modern Family" costars ahead of that year's White House Correspondents' dinner.

Stewart weighs in on Garland shooting

Jon Stewart had a message Monday night--and he repeated it a lot, because people were seemingly not getting it.

Melissa Joan Hart 'not that up on 2016'

The actress, who was vocal about her support for GOP presidential nominee Mitt Romney in 2012, told The Hill in a recent interview that she is "not that up on 2016 yet."

2016

Stewart: New GOP candidates are 'doomed'

The liberal comedian mocked now-official GOP contenders Ben Carson, Carly Fiorina and Mike Huckabee on "The Daily Show" Tuesday, labeling them all the "new doomed presidential candidates."

Carly Fiorina delivers laughs on 'Late Night'

GOP presidential candidate Carly Fiorina joined Seth Meyers on Tuesday's episode of "Late Night" and she was actually pretty funny.

Americans rate Hillary poorly on honesty

An overwhelming share of Americans rate Hillary Clinton poorly on trustworthiness in light of the reports of her use of a private e-mail system, according to an NBC/Wall Street Journal poll released Monday.

Carly Fiorina wants to decriminalize drugs

Carly Fiorina thinks cities like Baltimore are plagued by a “bad cycle” of addiction and incarceration—and the solution is not to lock more drug users up.

Hillary to GOP: You get 1 shot on Benghazi

THE HILL -- Hillary Clinton is refusing to testify twice before the House panel investigating the 2012 attacks on the U.S. government compound in Benghazi, Libya.

Policy

Emergency room visits have gone up under Obamacare
Another day, another lie stemming from the creators of the Affordable Care Act. Despite President Obama’s promises to the contrary, the number of visits to U.S. emergency rooms — one of the most costly parts of healthcare in America — has actually gone up under Obamacare. “Such irresponsible behavior costs all the rest of us […]
Anna Wintour comes out for Hillary & against guns
In an interview with New York Magazine, Vogue’s longtime editor and chief Anna Wintour, was asked about how “Hillary balked at the idea of being Vogue” during her 2008 presidential run. Despite being snubbed, Wintour announced she’s ready for Hillary. She said, “I hope so! Of course. Yes. But it’s only just started,” when asked if […]
Snowden, Assange, Manning get statues in Berlin

Statue tributes to whistle-blowers are all the rage right now.

Texas proposes tax holiday weekend for gun sales
Tax free weekends usually call to mind back to school shopping, but a new bill in Texas wants to make it much more Second Amendment friendly. The Texas state Senate approved a proposal Thursday 21 to 10 that would create a sales tax holiday for firearms, ammunition and hunting supplies during the last weekend in August, […]
Rand Paul vs. Homeland Security secretary

Rand Paul spent Wednesday going head to head with Secretary of Homeland Security Jeh Johnson, demanding to know whether Johnson could justify the government's bulk data collection under the Fourth Amendment.