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Jimmy Fallon talks with the American hero who helped stop a gunman on French train

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Jimmy Fallon had the American hero Anthony Sadler on his show Tuesday to discuss how he saved a train full of people from a would-be terrorist attack in France. The incident happened at about 5pm on August 21, 2015. “We (Sadler and his two friends) were in the middle of our Europe trip on our […]

Red Alert Podcast – Ryan Girdusky on the Democratic hypocrisy surrounding Trump’s immigration plan

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Staff Contributor Ryan Girdusky talks with host Michael Koolidge about the Democratic hypocrisy surrounding Donald Trump’s immigration plan. While President Obama and prominent Democrats may be publicly opposed to the Republican frontrunner’s ideas now, back in 2007 they were singing a different tune. Check out more of the Red Alert Podcast at https://soundcloud.com/red-alert-politics.

Jimmy Kimmel: Presidential candidates Donald Trump and Kanye West have a lot in common

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Billionaire entrepreneur turned reality TV star Donald Trump likely inspired fellow celebrity Kanye West’s presidential announcement Sunday night. But even beyond their presidential ambitions, Trump and West have a lot in common, at least according to Jimmy Kimmel. Kimmel mashed up Trump’s presidential speeches with West’s on Monday night’s Jimmy Kimmel Live! and the results […]

Chris Christie is prepared to ‘go nuclear’ in the next Republican debate

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It’s not guaranteed that New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (R) will even make the main stage in the next Republican debate, but the presidential candidate is already planning out his strategy. Christie appeared on The Tonight Show with Jimmy Fallon Monday night and said he was ready to “go nuclear” if that was what it […]

Chris Christie: Hillary Clinton has caught ‘disease’ of ‘lawlessness’ from Obama administration

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New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie (R) had some harsh words for Hillary Clinton and her former employer Sunday morning. The Republican presidential contender appeared on Fox News Sunday and discussed his Democratic opponent’s attitude and email scandal. “No one is above the law,” Christie told host Chris Wallace about her private server, which apparently stored emails […]

Hulk Hogan wants to be Donald Trump’s VP pick

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The list of celebrities aiming to be Republican frontrunner Donald Trump’s vice president keeps growing. Former wrestler Hulk Hogan has joined his former WWE colleague Jesse “The Body” Ventura and actor Charlie Sheen in asking to be the billionaire’s running mate should he secure the GOP nomination. In an interview with TMZ on Saturday, Hogan […]

Matt Damon says Edward Snowden influenced the new ‘Bourne’ movie

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Everyone is already excited about the new Jason Bourne movie and actor Matt Damon let a juicy tidbit slip about how much the world in the movie will have changed since the last installment in 2007. He told BuzzFeed that he and director Paul Greengrass would “revisit the idea” of making another Bourne movie every few years, but […]

Hillary Clinton denies making a Holocaust reference about Republican immigration plans

Democratic presidential candidate, Hillary Rodham Clinton, addresses the summer meeting of the Democratic National Committee, Friday, Aug. 28, 2015, in Minneapolis. (AP Photo/Jim Mone)

Hillary Clinton is taking heat after her comments about the Republican immigration proposals were interpreted by many as a Holocaust reference. During the Democratic National Committee conference, Clinton was asked about how she would handle the immigration issue and she used it as a platform to slam GOP proposals that have been floated on the campaign […]

Sarah Palin interviews Donald Trump: ‘They want to see something happen that is going to be great’

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Republican frontrunner Donald Trump sat down for an interview with none other than former vice presidential candidate and former Alaska Gov. Sarah Palin Friday night. The two tackled a wide range of topics in the softball 10-minute interview, everything from the economy to whether Trump’s fans should be called “Trumpeters” or “Trumpservatives.” Palin and Trump are […]

#SMH Fridays, Week of Aug. 23


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 […]

Jimmy Kimmel creates ‘the best’ campaign commercial for Donald Trump

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Jimmy Kimmel doesn’t know much about what Donald Trump would do if he was actually elected president, but he does know that the Republican frontrunner claims to be “the best” at it no matter what. Kimmel and his team made the perfect 2016 ad for The Donald and this kind of campaign trail attitude. “Donald […]

‘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


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 […]