The U.S. Treasury Department apparently fears the wrath of the Beygency as much as the rest of the world. A U.S. Treasury investigation has found Jay-Z and Beyoncé’s 2013 Cuba trip did not violate sanctions law. Beyoncé and Jay-Z, close friends of the Obamas, had obtained permission to visit the blacklisted country from the Treasury’s Office […]
Millennials grew up in the wizarding world of Harry Potter. Deciding who was the Hermione, Harry and Ron in your friend group, wishing for the end of He-Who-Must-Not-Be-Named, and knowing that the correct way to say the “leviosa” spell is “levi-OH-sa” was built into the fabric of our collective childhood. Apparently Harry and friends are […]
Presidents, first ladies and all types of political candidates have been both frequent guests and the butt of jokes on “Saturday Night Live.” The Hollywood Reporter published an excerpt Wednesday of the updated edition of the Saturday Night Live oral history, “Live From New York,” written by James Andrew Miller and Tom Shales and it featured a lot of juicy details about […]
Chris Christie saw The Boss just a week ago, and there’s no beef about the guv using his tunes, thank you very much.
Jimmy Fallon took a second to wish former President Bill Clinton a happy 68th birthday during his episode of “The Tonight Show” Tuesday. The comedian honored Clinton appropriately by poking fun at him.
“Anthony’s Big Boy,” “DcDonald’s” …
Is this another sign Frank Underwood might be taking on Vladimir Putin in season three of Netflix’s “House of Cards?” The Baltimore City Paper reported that Nadezhda “Nadya” Tolokonnikova and Maria Alekhina, of the anti-Putinist Russian performance art and punk protest group Pussy Riot, filmed scenes for the next season in early August. Pussy Riot gained international […]
Musicians Willie Nelson and Neil Young will headline an anti-Keystone XL pipeline concert in September. The concert, called “Harvest the Hope,” will take place Sept. 27 in a field on a farm owned by the Tanderup family who are part of a strong collective of Nebraska landowners refusing to sell their land to TransCanada for the Keystone […]
We’re thinking Oscar-winner Jamie Foxx said it best. “Republicans love to dance – in the Hamptons,” Foxx told Page Six. Foxx’s fundraiser in the Hamptons Saturday night saw both New Jersey Gov. Chris Christie and Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) hop on stage and dance it out in front of an audience that included the likes […]
During a recent episode of “The Tonight Show, Fallon unveiled a segment that showcased Obama’s best and lesser known facial expressions.
Guilt by association is a valid concern in Frank Underwood’s world, and it’s part of the reason why Rep. Paul Ryan (R-Wis.) can’t stand the guy and his show.
The film adaption of Lois Lowry’s beloved 1993 young adult classic “The Giver” opens in theaters Friday. Before you watch the dystopian film on the big screen, check out these reviews — just so you know what you’re getting yourself into …
Apparently Hillary Clinton didn’t learn from her “Colbert Report” appearance that she should steer clear of scripted comedy. The presidential hopeful appeared in a painfully awkward “House of Cards”-themed video released by the Clinton Foundation Friday in anticipation of former president Bill Clinton’s birthday. Bill will turn 68 on Tuesday. Hillary stars alongside Kevin Spacey […]
Don’t expect any “major announcements” from the president this weekend, we’re told, but that’s nothing to say for “minor announcements.”
Why is Bryan Adams running for Senate, and what has he done with Kay Hagan?
At the intersection of politics and reality television, there’s Texas Governor Rick Perry. According to Twitter, Perry met up with “The Bachelorette” contestant Chris Soules at the Iowa State Fair Tuesday.
Bill and Hillary Clinton attended a VIP screening of “The Giver” at producer Harvey Weinstein’s Hamptons home Sunday night and we imagine that it got a little awkward. The dystopian world presented in “The Giver” is the product of generations of progressive policy and the nanny state. The “community” the characters live in puts everyone […]
Where does The Dude abide? Perhaps the Senate?
It appears actor Mickey Rourke is part of the 4% of Americans who hold a positive view of Russian President Vladimir Putin. Rourke’s opinion of Putin is so high, in fact, that he’s more than willing to wear the leader’s face plastered on the front of his t-shirt.
“When people have the power to choose, they choose wrong. Every single time.” This line from Meryl Streep in “The Giver” has stayed with me since an early screening of the film last week. The new movie, like the Lois Lowry book it’s based on, is predicated on this premise. Choice, pain, love, and individuality […]