Sen. Tom Coburn’s (R – Okla.) fifth annual “Wastebook” was released Wednesday and some of the federally funded projects are so outrageous that they can be hard to believe. Late night host Jimmy Kimmel had the same thought and offered his audience a quiz. He read the name of a project, some real and some […]
At rallies for Democrats in Maryland and Illinois on Sunday, Obama dropped the name “Cousin Pookie” — a character that he used frequently to energize black voters during his 2008 campaign — during his speeches.
Comedian John Oliver is sick of the Supreme Court ban on cameras in the court room and the ridiculous ways it makes television news stations have to cover those cases. But all hope is not lost. “What happens at the Supreme Court is way too important not to pay attention to and yet the ban […]
Both Jon Stewart and Stephen Colbert had a field day with “Fangate” Thursday night.
Jon Stewart had one goal in bringing Bill O’Reilly on his show Tuesday evening: “I want you to admit that there is such a thing as white privilege.”
Zach Galifianakis once came up with a very special nickname for President Obama, he recounted on “The Daily Show” Tuesday night. It all started when Galifianakis came to the White House to film the Emmy-winning “Between Two Ferns” episode to promote Obamacare. “Before we went to interview the president, I ate in the White House […]
In New York’s 11th Congressional district, Democrats need to defeat Rep. Michael G. Grimm, who is facing 20 federal charges and was once caught on camera threatening to throw a reporter off a balcony. So you might think this race would be a walk in the park for them—until you meet their incredibly terrible candidate.
There are a lot of tedious things Colbert doesn’t like to do in the autumn, like clean the gutters and pretend to like decorative gourds.
Russell Brand does not want people to vote until there is a political party that represents the ‘average American’s values’
Sorry, Lil’ Jon. Russell Brand won’t be turning out for what no matter how many times you sing it. Brand appeared on ABC’s “The View” Monday to promote his new book “Revolution.” “You have an insistence that this revolution cannot and will not come about through voting. There is not a revolution I can think […]
John Oliver is not a fan of pumpkin spice lattes, “The coffee that tastes like a candle.”
A new documentary about National Security Agency leaker Edward Snowden premiered Friday, giving a look into his life in exile and revealing a behind-the-scenes look at the eight days Snowden spent with reporters going over the first stories about the overreaching government surveillance. Titled “Citizenfour,” the documentary was created by Glenn Greenwald’s reporting partner Laura Poitras. According to […]
“Saturday Night Live” mocked Kim Jong Un’s recent public absence in the show’s cold open. The North Korean leader, played by Bobby Moynihan, was outraged at the rumors about gout, diabetes and “too much imported cheese” and demanded to know how anyone could believe such lies because he is “as strong as a dragon.” When someone commented […]
Joe Biden to star in public service announcement with Mariska Hargitay during ‘Law and Order’ marathon
During commercial breaks interrupting a 14-hour marathon of “Law and Order: Special Victims Unit” on Sunday, October 19, the show’s star Mariska Hargitay will appear alongside Vice President Joe Biden in public service announcements about sexual assault.
Individuals in Gwyneth Paltrow’s neighborhood are decorating their lawns with posters designed by a rightwing artist that label her an “Obama drone.”
Kevin Spacey commented that politicians are his biggest fear at the Departures magazine’s Philanthropy Honors Gala Tuesday. The “House of Cards” star was asked what scares him, according to the New York Post. “Politicians, because they don’t get anything done. It’s ironic that I play a character in a show that gets s - - t done,” Spacey said. This […]
‘The Daily Show’ mocks Republican efforts to reach women voters, latest to attack ‘Say Yes to the Candidate’ ads
Comedian Jon Stewart became the latest to attack the College Republican National Committee for its recent “Say Yes To The Dress” themed ads and as if he was reading straight from the Democratic playbook, he tied it to the Republican Party’s “War on Women.” He announced that women are one of the most sought after demographics for […]
The Daily Show’s Samantha Bee searched in vain for a statistic even Nate Silver couldn’t get for her—how often the police shoot civilians.
Jason Jones, filling in for Jon Stewart, poked fun at Vice President Joe Biden’s most recent string of gaffes on the Daily Show.
Tuesday, the president will attend a star-studded fundraiser in New York for the Democratic National Committee, reports the New York Post’s Page Six. The soiree will take place at the residence of Bill White, the former head of Intrepid-Sea-Air-Space Museum, and his husband.
Joe Biden is visiting Los Angeles, but does anyone there know who he is?