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‘Donald Trump’ kicks Conan off his own show

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Conan O’Brien made light of Donald Trump booting a reporter out of a recent press conference by doing a pretty spot-on impression of the Donald kicking him off his own show. The comedian feigned a phone call from Trump, to explain why he kicked Univision reporter Jorge Ramos out of the press conference on Tuesday. “That Latino reporter was […]

Meet the woman featured in that viral photo from Donald Trump’s Alabama rally

A woman with her baby shows excitement when the Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump greets them after he speaks at a campaign pep rally, Friday, Aug. 21, 2015, in Mobile, Ala. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson)

You’ve seen this photo before. It was impossible to avoid on the internet all weekend as the face of the excited woman, now identified as Sydnie Shuford, was plastered all over the placed. She was called everything from Trump’s #1 fan to a racist idiot and was the subject of more than a few photoshops. The […]

Jimmy Kimmel makes fun of Jeb Bush’s inability to clarify his ‘anchor babies’ comments

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Jeb Bush has been taking heat for his use of the term “anchor babies” and has sought to clarify it. Unfortunately, his clarification — saying that he meant it in terms of Asians instead of Hispanics — didn’t play well either. Late night host Jimmy Kimmel poked fun at Bush’s inability to talk his way […]

Kirstie Alley announces that she will not be voting for the party ‘that starts with the letters D E M’

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Actress Kirstie Alley hasn’t always been the most outspoken person in Hollywood about her politics, but on Sunday afternoon the Cheers star took to Twitter to announce she who she plans on not voting for. I know who I'm voting for ….and I know who I want them to choose for Vice President … Got this […]

People are really mad about the ‘Call Me Caitlyn’ unisex Halloween costume

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The Caitlyn Jenner Vanity Fair cover has been turned into a Halloween costume and the PC police have already started an uproar. The “Unisex Call Me Caitlyn Costume” can be found under the”humorous” category on WholesaleCostumes.com and on AnyTimeCostumes.com. “You probably won’t break any Twitter records when you wear this outfit like Caitlyn did when she […]

Hillary Clinton’s campaign manager offers new explanation for why she keeps joking about her emails

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Hillary Clinton has taken heat from the left and right for her refusal to take her email scandal seriously. The Democratic presidential candidate has openly mocked reporters who have asked questions about it during press conferences, even shooting back to one who asked about wiping the server, “Like with a cloth or something?” Now, her […]

Trump goes after Jeb with ‘Barbara Bush Knows Best’ Instagram video

Republican presidential candidates Donald Trump and former Florida Gov. Jeb Bush, take the stage for the first Republican presidential debate at the Quicken Loans Arena, Thursday, Aug. 6, 2015,  in Cleveland. (AP Photo/Andrew Harnik)

Republican frontrunner Donald Trump is using former First Lady Barbara Bush to attack her son’s presidential ambitions. Trump released an attack ad against Jeb Bush on Monday via Instagram where it showed a clip of Barbara in a 2013 interview on The Today Show saying that her son should not run for the presidency. “No, I really […]

Donald Trump resumes his attack on Megyn Kelly: She ‘must have had a terrible vacation’

This combination made from Aug. 6, 2015 photos shows Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump, left, and Fox News Channel host and moderator Megyn Kelly during the first Republican presidential debate at the Quicken Loans Arena, in Cleveland. Trump had already slammed the president, Democratic front-runner Hillary Rodham Clilnton and his Republican rivals in the race for the White House. To that fast-growing list he has now added Kelly. (AP Photo/John Minchillo) ORG XMIT: NY116

Megyn Kelly resumed hosting her show “The Kelly File” last night after a short vacation, and she received a not-so-warm welcome back from Donald Trump. Trump took to Twitter last night to continue his attack on the Fox News anchor that started earlier this month when Kelly asked Trump a question he didn’t like during the first GOP presidential debate. […]

Mark Cuban’s ‘2 minute guide to understanding Donald’ Trump

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Billionaire Mark Cuban just gets Donald Trump. They come from the same world. He thinks he is the  “best thing to happen to politics” in decades and is even open to the idea of being his running mate. As such, Cuban feels it is his duty to help people understand the GOP frontrunner better and help the […]

The ‘Rent is Too Damn High’ guy endorses Deez Nuts, but Deez Nuts throws his support to Sanders and Kasich

Jimmy McMillan, candidate for Rent is 2 Damn High party in 2010. (AP Photo/Kathy Kmonicek)

Media sensation and former candidate for governor of New York, Jimmy McMillan of the ‘Rent is Too Damn High’ Party, has endorsed Deez Nuts for president. The Daily News reported on Friday that McMillan is giving his full support to Brady Olson, the 15-year-old from Wallingford, Iowa, who has filed to run for president under […]

Wiz Khalifa was ‘slammed and cuffed’ for riding his hoverboard

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Rapper Wiz Khalifa said he was “slammed and cuffed” by U.S. Customs and Border Protection officers for riding his hoverboard at Los Angeles International Airport over the weekend. Khalifa shared videos of the incident on his Instagram and Twitter accounts. After refusing to get off his hoverboard, the rapper is shown on the ground surrounded by customs officials […]

Ellen Page attempts to debate Ted Cruz on gay rights at Iowa State Fair

Actress Ellen Page confronts Sen. Ted Cruz at the Iowa State Fair on Friday Aug. 21, 2015.  (Todd J. Gillman/The Dallas Morning News via AP)

In a five-minute exchange caught by ABC News at the Iowa State Fair, an undercover Ellen Page and Sen. Ted Cruz faced off on what the actress called “the persecution of gays in the workplace and LGBT rights.” “What about the question about LGBT people being fired for being gay-trans?” the actress asked. “Well, what we’re seeing right […]

#SMH Fridays, Week of Aug. 16

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Welcome to #SMH Fridays! Obviously, that’s Internet speak for “shaking my head” Fridays, but you already knew that.  Here at Red Alert Politics we spend entirely too much time on the internet and some of the things that we see out there are just absolutely astonishing/mind-blowing/horrifying/disgusting/trendy/weird/insert any adjective here. As such, we have decided to […]

Michelle Obama continues her tireless quest to force health food on American kids with Jimmy Kimmel

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First Lady Michelle Obama continued her quest to force American children to eat healthier on Jimmy Kimmel Live! Thursday night. In a PSA with host Jimmy Kimmel, Obama plugged her new program “FNV,” which is supposed to stand for “fruits ‘n’ veggies.” Kimmel took it a slightly different direction, one that was a little less kid-friendly. […]

It turns out that people can’t name all 17 GOP candidates for president

This combination of photos, from top left, shows Republican presidential candidates Jeb Bush, Ben Carson, Chris Christie, Ted Cruz, Mike Huckabee and from bottom left, John Kasich, Rand Paul, Marco Rubio, Donald Trump and Scott Walker. The candidates are scheduled to participate in a Fox News Channel Republican presidential debate on Thursday, Aug. 6, 2015. (AP Photos/File)

Media Research Center posted a video this week where they asked people how many of the Republican presidential candidates they can name off the top of their heads. The candidate everyone named first was Republican frontrunner Donald Trump. While most people could also name Jeb Bush, even though one woman referred to him as “the other George […]

Jimmy Fallon plays ‘Box of Lies’ with Trump’s least favorite model Heidi Klum

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Donald Trump may no longer be a fan of supermodel Heidi Klum, but Jimmy Fallon and the fellow TV host are closer than ever. Fallon and Klum played a hilarious game of “Box of Lies” of Wednesday’s episode of The Tonight Show. The two kept trying to fake one another out by coming up with […]

Seth Meyers makes fun of Hillary Clinton’s email scandal

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Seth Meyers made fun of Hillary Clinton’s email scandal, and played the clip of Clinton avoiding questions and trying to make jokes at a press conference on Tuesday. A reporter asked Clinton whether she had wiped the server, to which she replied, “Like, with a cloth or something?” “I don’t know how it works digitally […]

Warriors’ Stephen Curry: ‘Competitive’ Obama talks a lot of trash during golf games

NBA basketball player Stephen Curry, left, returns a club to the cart as President Barack Obama, right, prepares to drive while golfing Friday, Aug. 14, 2015, at Farm Neck Golf Club, in Oak Bluffs, Mass., on the island of Martha's Vineyard. (AP Photo/Steven Senne)

Ever since the Golden State Warriors’ Stephen Curry became the NBA MVP, he’s been getting some sweet perks. One of those, the basketball star told Jimmy Kimmel Tuesday, was getting to play golf with President Obama. Or at least he thought it was a perk until he found out how “competitive” the president was. “The […]

Proof that Kelly Clarkson can make anything sound good: Former Idol sings Tinder profiles on ‘Kimmel’

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The original American Idol, Kelly Clarkson, appeared on Jimmy Kimmel Live! Tuesday and sang real Tinder profiles. Host Kimmel described how to use the dating app as someone single in your area pops up and if you both swipe right “you can meet in a public bathroom and make love or something.” Clarkson began singing the first Tinder […]

The Philadelphia Police Department used an old ‘Saved by the Bell’ PSA to make a bizarre new anti-drug commercial

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The Philadelphia Police Department released an anti-drug PSA on Thursday that just might be the strangest version of 90s nostalgia. They altered footage from a 1991 episode of Saved by the Bell where the student body of Bayside High School warns the audience that “there’s no hope with dope” to include the Philadelphia Police Commissioner. The […]