22-year-old Lauren Cooley was peacefully talking to students on the campus of a public school when she was harassed by campus security and told to leave.
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Senate candidate Ed Gillespie, a Virginia Republican, channeled late night host Jimmy Kimmel for one of his latest campaign videos. Proving that he has a good sense of humor, Gillespie read mean tweets about himself on camera while Taylor Swift’s “Shake It Off” played in the background. If you’ve ever wanted to hear a candidate […]
Snoop Dogg is back on “Jimmy Kimmel Live!” with a special birthday edition of “Plizzanet Earth.” This time Snoop was here to tell everyone about bats and snakes. It started off with some nice poetry, but when the two animals switched into attack mode Snoop had to change his tactic. “Is the snake trying to […]
Sen. Mark Udall (D-Colo.) seemed a bit rattled in his recent interview with ABC 7 News.
The U.S. government exerted more effort and made it a bigger priority to rescue a stray donkey that to help the local translators who risked their lives to help the U.S. military in Iraq and Afghanistan. That contradiction is comedian John Oliver’s eviscerated/destroyed/demolished topic of the week. Congress approved special visas for Iraqis and Afghanis who […]
Well, we’ve never heard the “Star Spangled Banner” quite like this before. An impressive video of a man playing the patriotic tune with a Ruger 10/22 and a bunch of steel targets was recently posted to the YouTube account of Musical Targets, the company who made the steel targets. The video has racked up more than 500,000 views […]
Comedian John Oliver is sick of the Supreme Court ban on cameras in the court room and the ridiculous ways it makes television news stations have to cover those cases. But all hope is not lost. “What happens at the Supreme Court is way too important not to pay attention to and yet the ban […]
THE HILL — The string of serious hacking attacks against U.S. businesses is spurring calls in Congress for cybersecurity reform. Industry observers are pessimistic about the changes for a quick fix, predicting that legislation won’t reach the president’s desk until a “major catastrophe” occurs. “Congress follows public sentiment — and loses interest when the public […]
THE DAILY BEAST — American military operations to fight Ebola in Africa are unfolding quickly—forcing the military to come up with some procedures and protocols on the fly. Soldiers preparing for deployment to West Africa are given just four hours of Ebola-related training before leaving to combat the epidemic. And the first 500 soldiers to […]
Both Jon Stewart and Stephen Colbert had a field day with “Fangate” Thursday night.
Late night host Jimmy Kimmel says he is a big fan of Uber, the ride sharing smartphone app. But instead of always experiencing his Uber rides in the backseat, Kimmel said he wanted to move up to the driver’s seat. Kimmel registered as an Uber driver and began picking up people in Los Angeles. One […]
NATIONAL JOURNAL — Of all the negative campaign messages that Democrats have used this midterm election, the most effective one is a time-tested line of attack: hitting Republican businessmen for being exorbitantly wealthy while outsourcing jobs overseas and laying off employees. It was President Obama’s central argument in his reelection campaign against Mitt Romney, and […]
Russell Brand’s ongoing feud with Fox News took yet another turn this week.
MCCLATCHY DC — A soon-to-be released Senate report on the CIA doesn’t assess the responsibility of former President George W. Bush or his top aides for any of the abuses of the agency’s detention and interrogation program, avoiding a full public accounting of one of the darkest chapters of the war on terror.
Sorry Michelle. It doesn’t look like Sen. Rand Paul (R-Ky.) wants to “turnip for what.” Paul let the first lady know about his first stop in New Hampshire Thursday on Twitter. The likely presidential hopeful went from the plane to the Dunkin’ Donuts and snapped a photo. Just arrived in Manchester, New Hampshire. First stop: @DunkinDonuts cc: […]
Jimmy Fallon played a new seasonal game called “pumpkin time bomb” with actress Shailene Woodley on “The Tonight Show” Wednesday.
Pennsylvania state Rep. Marty Flynn (D-Luzerne) was approached and threatened by an armed teenager Tuesday night. Unfortunately for the perpetrator, the Democrat was packing heat.
MSNBC host Andrea Mitchell interviewed Texas gubernatorial candidate Wendy Davis after the candidate’s controversial ad made national headlines and it appeared that she was confused about what exactly she was supposed to be questioning. In the midst of asking Davis about the offensive ad, Mitchell actually questioned Greg Abbott’s, the opponent’s, paralysis. Could you have run […]
Brad Pitt stopped by “The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon” Wednesday night to promote his new film “Fury,” but this interview differed from most on his press tour. While Pitt has been making headlines for his pro-gun statements, this time he decided to let his sweet dance moves do the talking. Fallon and Pitt had a […]
Jon Stewart had one goal in bringing Bill O’Reilly on his show Tuesday evening: “I want you to admit that there is such a thing as white privilege.”