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Kimmel tackles whether people still think Obama is a Muslim

With a recent poll finding that 54 percent of Republicans still believe that President Obama is a Muslim, Jimmy Kimmel decided to hits the streets to investigate. For his “Pedestrian Question” segment, Kimmel found a handful of people walking around to find whether they thought Obama was a Muslim. Watch the clip below for the […]

Young Republican creates Kanye West PAC for 2020

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Kanye West received a lifetime achievement award at the MTV Video Music Awards on Sunday, but one fan wants to see him achieve another goal: the presidency. Eugene Craig, a 24-year-old Maryland Republican and head of the Young Minority Republicans Fund, created a PAC called Ready for Kanye after West declared his candidacy in 2020 […]

Kanye West announces 2020 presidential bid

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It’s time for a voter registration drive – Kanye West has declared his candidacy for president in 2020. Sunday’s MTV Video Music Awards had the star artist accepting the Michael Jackson Video Vanguard Award. In his acceptance speech, he revealed the big news. He also mentioned that he “rolled up a little something” before taking the stage. […]

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 […]

Could we see a Donald Trump and Charlie Sheen 2016 ticket?

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Don’t rule out a Trump/Sheen 2016 ticket just yet. Just as you thought that Donald Trump’s candidacy couldn’t get any more sensationalized, actor Charlie Sheen responded to fellow actor Owen Wilson comparing him to Trump. Sheen very epically, of course, responded on Twitter. Through his prose, he mentioned that Wilson’s comments were taken out of context, but […]

#Winning: Owen Wilson calls Donald Trump the Charlie Sheen of 2016 politics

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Owen Wilson might be a staunch liberal, but like the rest of the political world right now, he only has eyes for one candidate — Republican frontrunner Donald Trump. “Like everybody, I watched the GOP debates—and I don’t know the last time I watched debates,” he told The Daily Beast. “It’s usually almost like a football game—when […]

Stevie Wonder stops concert halfway through to advocate for gun control

Musician Stevie Wonder performs during a free pop-up concert Monday, Aug. 17, 2015, outside City Hall in Philadelphia. The concert is part of a news conference promoting Wonder's “Songs in the Key of Life Performance” tour. (AP Photo/Matt Rourke)

Stevie Wonder should have learned from the Dixie Chicks to just “shut up and sing.” The NY Post reported that during his Central Park concert on Monday he got serious about the issue of gun control. “As much as we have made some incredible strides, we have also really gone to this crazy place, like them […]

Heidi Klum isn’t taking Donald Trump’s insult lying down…or with her shirt all the way on

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While Donald Trump usually insults people by referring to them as “losers,” he tried to hit supermodel and TV host Heidi Klum where it hurt. In an interview with Maureen Dowd that took more than a few twists and turns, Trump commented, “Heidi Klum. Sadly, she’s no longer a 10.” Klum posted a short video […]

Rapper Azealia Banks hates Donald Trump even more than she hates America

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Rapper Azealia Banks hates a lot of things. Topping her list is, of course, “everything about this country,” especially “fat white Americans,” but now it seems she has a new target — Donald Trump. Apparently, wanting to be president of the country she hates makes you worthy of her ire. Banks is also not one […]

Kanye West fans ask Obama to issue an executive order for an early album release

Kanye West performs during the closing ceremony of the Pan Am Games Sunday, July 26, 2015, in Toronto. (AP Photo/Julio Cortez)

Anticipation for a new Kanye West album has led to activism, as fans appealed to President Obama to take executive action. Time reported that a White House petition called for a mandated album release on Aug. 21 because “Kanye West has kept us thirsty for too long” and “his producer Mike Dean has been teasing people […]

Bobby Jindal: Hillary Clinton should get prison tips from Martha Stewart before her server sends her there

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Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal’s presidential campaign may be losing steam, but his ability to tell a good joke seems to be growing. Jindal’s Iowa press tour has focused on Hillary Clinton’s lies about her emails and her private server, which was finally turned over to the Department of Justice Tuesday. Jindal said Tuesday in remarks […]

Hillary Clinton spends GOP debate taking selfies with Kim and Kanye

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Just hours after Hillary Clinton drew a line in the sand about not watching the Republican debate Thursday night on principle, we found out what she was doing instead — fundraising. Clinton spent Thursday morning on her high horse with Al Sharpton on his radio show talking about voting rights and criminal justice. Thursday marked the 50th anniversary […]

John McCain says the perfect goodbye to Jon Stewart

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Thursday night marked Jon Stewart’s last night hosting The Daily Show and while many of his supporters came out to see him off and wish him well, several of his haters couldn’t let the occasion pass without some recognition either. Stewart has mercilessly mocked politicians and media personalities on his show for 16 years and […]

‘Grey’s Anatomy,’ ‘Scandal’ stars on handling Trump: ‘I could cut his vocal cords out’

Kerry Washington speaks onstage during the "Grey’s Anatomy,” “Scandal,” and “How to Get Away with Murder" panel at the Disney/ABC Summer TCA Tour held at the Beverly Hilton Hotel on Tuesday, August 4, 2015, in Beverly Hills, Calif. (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP)

Though it can sometimes be difficult to tell whether his quotes are real or fictional, it is a good thing for Republican presidential candidate that he doesn’t exist in the television universe of Grey’s Anatomy and Scandal. According to Entertainment Weekly, a reporter at Tuesday’s Television Critics Association’s press tour asked the leading ladies of the […]

Salma Hayek is upset that people believe Donald Trump on immigration

In this July 29, 2015 file photo, Salma Hayek attends the LA Special Screening of "Kahlil Gibran's The Prophet" in Los Angeles. Hayek produced and voices a character in the animated film adaptation of Lebanese writer Kahlil Gibran's 1923 book of prose poetry, "The Prophet." It's a passion project, opening in U.S. theaters on Aug. 7, 2015, that she says was partially inspired by her 7-year-old daughter Valentina Pinault. (Photo by John Salangsang/Invision/AP, File)

Donald Trump’s surge in the polls might have some people celebrating, but it has actress Salma Hayek worried. Hayek is worried that Trump’s rhetoric on immigration is resonating, particularly his comments that called illegal immigrants from Mexico rapists and criminals. “I’m worried that people are actually just taking what he says as the fact. He is […]

Tim Allen promises to ‘drill Hillary’ on season 5 of ‘Last Man Standing’

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Outspoken Republican Tim Allen will be putting season 5 of his television show, Last Man Standing, to good use during the 2016 campaign. Allen told FOX411 at the Television Critics Association Q&A session for his ABC series that he plans to get political and to make sure that Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump are the butt […]

Kelly Osbourne: ‘If you kick every Latino out of this country, then who is going to be cleaning your toilet?’

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Kelly Osbourne attempted to shame Republican presidential frontrunner Donald Trump Tuesday, but ended up sounding more like her former Fashion Police co-star Giuliana Rancic. During a conversation on The View about Donald Trump, Rosie Perez interjected some poll numbers that most Latinos in the country find the billionaire’s comments offensive and would not vote for him. “There […]

Amy Schumer makes light of Lafayette shooting before promoting gun control on ‘The Daily Show’

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Actress and comedian Amy Schumer appeared on The Daily Show Monday to kick off host Jon Stewart’s last week on the show and to promote her new passion project — gun control. Schumer and Stewart didn’t quite take the discussion of the bill she is helping her distant cousin, Sen. Chuck Schumer (D-N.Y.), push very […]

Amy Schumer teams up with cousin Chuck Schumer to push for stricter gun control

Actress Amy Schumer becomes emotional during a news conference while her distant cousin, New York Sen. Chuck Schumer, looks on in New York, Monday, Aug. 3, 2015. The Schumers are teaming up to try and enact gun control regulations. They cited the recent shooting in a Louisiana movie theater that killed two women and injured nine others during a screening of the movie "Trainwreck" starring Amy Schumer. (AP Photo/Seth Wenig)

Sen. Chuck Schumer is using his famous family tree to try and make the argument for stricter gun control laws in the wake of several mass shootings this summer. Schumer called his distant cousin, actress and comedian Amy Schumer, who also happens to have another connection to this push. The shooting in Lafayette, Louisiana, last month […]