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Sofia Vergara on meeting President Obama: ‘He’s very handsome’

The actress told Howard Stern Monday that she had a brief and pleasant encounter with the president during a tour of the White House in 2013 with her “Modern Family” costars ahead of that year’s White House Correspondents’ dinner.

Stewart weighs in on Garland shooting: ‘It is not OK to shoot other people because you are offended’

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Jon Stewart had a message Monday night–and he repeated it a lot, because people were seemingly not getting it.

Republican Melissa Joan Hart not sure who to support in 2016

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The actress, who was vocal about her support for GOP presidential nominee Mitt Romney in 2012, told The Hill in a recent interview that she is “not that up on 2016 yet.”

Letterman mocks Bernie Sanders’ crazed appearance with Top Ten Guys He Looks Like

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73-year-old Sen. Bernie Sanders, who recently announced he’s running for president as a Democrat, is not exactly known for his smooth looks.

BREAKING: Twitter users confuse Christie ally David Wildstein with Kirstie Alley

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Friday morning, the news outlet alerted its keen Twitter followers to the fact that Chris Christie ally — an ally. of. Chris. Christie — David Wildstein was expected to plead guilty in the scandalous George Washington Bridge “Bridgegate” case that plagued the New Jersey governor last year.

Jeb Bush wants to take Pitbull to a baseball game

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The likely GOP presidential candidate told TMZ in an impromptu conversation that he would choose two individuals — one a deceased former president and the other a Cuban-American rapper — with whom attend a baseball game.

10-year-olds prefer to dine with Taylor Swift, Katy Perry over Obama

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UnitedHealthcare’s “100@100″ survey released Thursday found that 10-year-old Americans would invite pop stars Taylor Swift and Katy Perry to their parents’ dinner party over President Obama.

Michael Moore on Freddie Gray: ‘Disarm the police,’ prisons a ‘modern day slave system’

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Michael Moore is weighing in on the riots in Baltimore, Maryland, sparked by the death of Freddie Gray, who suffered a severe spinal injury while in police custody two weeks ago.

Stacey Dash is ‘absolutely not’ supporting Hillary for president

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Stacey Dash is now famous for her criticisms of Barack Obama. It turns out she’s no Hillary fan either.

Daily Show struggles to understand why Republicans are actually doing great work on justice reform

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Democrats and Republicans have been working together extensively on one issue–criminal justice reform.

If Kim Kardashian wins presidency in 2016, you could win thousands

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The betting website Paddy Power estimates that reality television star Kim Kardashian has a 1,000-to-1 shot — or a .001 percent chance — at being elected president in 2016.

Jon Stewart rips CNN for ignoring Baltimore protests to cover the White House Correspondents’ Dinner

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Jon Stewart had some choice words for CNN, which spent Saturday night hovering over the red carpet for the White House Correspondents’ Dinner–while only forty miles away, Baltimore was torn apart by violent protests.

Bill Maher: Clinton scandals a ‘bulls–t meme’ created by media

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The “Real Time” host defended Bill and Hillary amid reports of the Clinton Foundation’s suspect finances during a segment of his show Friday night, even while both his liberal and conservative guests criticized the presidential pair for their latest controversy, according to Mediaite.

Actor Frankie Muniz ‘loves this country’ and is ‘definitely to the right’ in his politics

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Actor and child star Frankie Muniz may be best known for “Malcolm in the Middle” and “Agent Cody Banks,” but he’s hoping that he can make his work for soldiers and in the political realm a bigger part of his legacy. Muniz talked to D.C. morning show WMAL about his new projects working for PTSD awareness […]

ESPN host Stephen A. Smith slams Tom Brady for Obama snub: ‘Is he a Republican?’

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ESPN host Stephen A. Smith is very angry that New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady skipped out on President Obama’s ceremony to honor the Super Bowl champion team at the White House Thursday.

Bruce Jenner shocks liberals by coming out as transgender and Republican

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Former Olympian and “Keeping Up with the Kardashians” star Bruce Jenner finally revealed that he identifies as a woman in his Friday night “20/20″ interview with Diane Sawyer, but it was a different announcement that had viewers freaking out. Sawyer asked if Jenner cheered when President Obama became the first president to even say the […]

Waka Flocka Flame endorses Hillary Clinton for president

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Just days after announcing his own candidacy for president in 2016, Waka Flocka Flame is endorsing Hillary Clinton for the White House. The Atlanta rapper said during a recent interview with MTV News that he will vote for Clinton in the 2016 presidential election.

Obama honors Super Bowl Champion New England Patriots, makes ‘Deflate Gate’ joke

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President Obama honored the Super Bowl Champion football team on the South Lawn, kicking off his remarks with a joke about the team’s long since past “Deflate Gate” controversy.

Olivia Wilde: My dream is President Hillary Clinton, Vice President Elizabeth Warren

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Actress Olivia Wilde is “excited” by Hillary Clinton’s presidential campaign. The film star, who campaigned for then-Sen. Barack Obama in 2008, expressed her enthusiasm for the “political discussions” that result from election season during a recent interview with The Daily Beast.

Robert Downey Jr. walks out of interview after reporter asks if he’s a ‘liberal’

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Robert Downey Jr. cut short a recent interview with British Channel 4 News reporter Krishnan Guru-Murthy when the journalist questioned the actor about a past statement regarding how being imprisoned impacted his political beliefs.