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Polititainment

George Clooney sucks up to Hillary

In an interview with Fusion's Jorge Ramos, staunch liberal and Obama supporter George Clooney promised to do "whatever" Hillary Clinton's heart should desire in order to help her presidential campaign.

Rubio quotes from 'Taken'

At Saturday's South Carolina Freedom Summit, the Florida senator and Republican candidate for president spotlighted his strategy to defeat radical jihadists like the members of ISIS by referring to the ever popular film "Taken."

SNL presents the 'cool' 2016 GOP field
Saturday Night Live showed off the announced 2016 Republican presidential candidates like you have never seen them before. The show’s cold open featured the “Southern Republican Leadership Conference,” where all the candidates are introduced by a DJ and brought on stage to club music to show just how cool Republicans can be. The lines were pretty funny […]
Natalie Portman to play RBG

Actress Natalie Portman will play Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg in a film called "On the Basis of Sex," Deadline Hollywood reported late Friday.

Hillary rakes in $3M from Hollywood

Hillary Clinton raised a whopping $3 million in one day of fundraisers for her presidential campaign in the Los Angeles, California, area Thursday, according to the Hollywood Reporter.

2016

Trump: Bush is dumb, Rubio is stupid

Potential GOP presidential candidate and business mogul Donald Trump weighed in on several of his 2016 challengers in a segment for ABC News, particularly expressing his negative assessments of Jeb Bush and Marco Rubio.

Bernie Sanders hints support of pot legalization

While he supports medical marijuana use, Bernie Sanders has never quite come out in favor of recreational marijuana legalization.

Hillary's shadiness extends beyond emails

According to a recent report in the Wall Street Journal, Clinton's staffers during her stint as secretary of state attempted to limit and even block the release of documents asked for under Freedom of Information Act (FOIA) requests.

Former DNC chair: Hillary has right to hide email

Howard Dean, who served as chairman of the Democratic National Committee from 2005 to 2009, claimed on MSNBC's Morning Joe Wednesday that it is Hillary Clinton's "prerogative" -- her right -- not to show the media the emails from her personal system.

Walker: Clintons act under different set of rules

The Wisconsin governor and likely GOP presidential candidate in an interview with Fox News' Bret Baier Tuesday demanded that Hillary Clinton release the entirety of her State Department emails.

Policy

GOP candidates leave room to evolve on immigration
The 2016 Republican presidential field is trying to leave room to evolve on immigration for the general election. TIME magazine recently distributed a questionnaire to many likely and announced Republican hopefuls, asking them the following: 1. Do you support an eventual pathway to citizenship for undocumented immigrants currently residing in the U.S., and if so, under what […]
Woman fired for refusing 24-hour surveillance

California resident Myrna Arias, formerly employed by wire service company Intermex, claims her boss attempted to track her movements 24/7--and then fired her when she refused to comply.

NRA gears up for 2016
Looking to build on the gains made in 2014, the National Rifle Association is preparing a massive 2016 voter outreach strategy and it seems like the timing could not be better. According to Pew Research Center, a majority of Americans now support gun ownership over gun control. This is the first time a majority has held […]
Supreme Court may overturn SF’s gun control law
While the Supreme Court has federalized the Second Amendment over the last decade, the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Ninth Circuit voted to uphold San Francisco’s gun control law. According to Reason, the San Francisco law mandates that handguns in the city that gun owners keep at home be “stored in a locked container or disabled […]
Hawaii Obamacare exchange set to shut down
The latest taxpayer-funded government experiment to go up smoke can be found in Hawaii. Despite having more than $205 million in tax dollars pumped into it, Hawaii’s Obamacare exchange website is set to shut down, Americans for Tax Reform reported. The site never became “financially viable,” even with the nearly unlimited federal funds. According to the Honolulu Star-Advertiser, the […]

Education

2015 college graduates have the most debt

Along with the average student debt, the share of students taking out loans to fund college is also increasing. Whereas 64 percent of students graduating with a bachelor's degree a decade ago left school having to pay back a loan, that same figure stands at nearly 71 percent in 2015.

University of Rhode Island allows armed police
All of the public universities in the United States officially have armed campus police forces as of Friday, the Associated Press reported. The last holdout, the University of Rhode Island, started carrying guns Friday. The impetus for a change in policy came after a scare in 2013. After several students thought they heard someone say […]
UT students want to get rid of racist statue
University of Texas students have taken to vandalizing a more than 100-year-old statue of Jefferson Davis because it reminds them of slavery. Most recently, the statue was defaced with the words, “Davis must fall” and “Emancipate UT,” the Associated Press reported. The acts of vandalism come on the heels of a movement by student leaders […]
Teacher Union President: Teach about Bruce Jenner
Bruce Jenner’s explosive interview where he came out as a transgender woman and a Republican might be coming to a classroom near you. Randi Weingarten, President of the American Federation of Teachers, tweeted out, “Help students discuss transgender issues w/ this lesson based on the Bruce Jenner interview” Thursday. Help students discuss transgender issues w/this […]
No 'safe space' required for FLOTUS campus visit
Apparently only visits from the “Factual Feminist” not self-proclaimed feminists require “safe spaces” and “trigger warnings” at Oberlin College. It was announced recently that First Lady Michelle Obama will give the commencement speech at Oberlin in late May. The school won the honor of her speech after a video contest about how the college interacts […]

Congress

Sen. Cornyn worried about Clinton transparency

On Jan. 20, 2009, the U.S. Senate was poised to nominate then-Senator Clinton as secretary of State by a unanimous consent vote, but Sen. Jon Cornyn (R-Tex.) objected, temporarily thwarting Clinton’s nomination.

Dana Perino: Reid poisonous, disgusting, abhorrent

"He's an absolutely poisonous figure in Washington, D.C.," Perino said of Reid. "He's been a disaster for the country. I think a lot of the dysfunction in Washington can be traced directly to his doorstep. I think it is very good for the country, for the world, and especially for the Democrats that Harry Reid is retiring."

Rand: When life begins there is a role for state

Rand Paul promoted his libertarian (ish) vision for the pro-life movement at the Susan B. Anthony List's Campaign for Life Strategy Summit Thursday morning.

Sen. Roberts has a ringtone from 'Frozen'
The cold never bothered 78-year-old Sen. Pat Roberts (R-Kan.) anyway. Roberts’ amazing ringtone, featuring Idina Menzel’s “Let It Go” from Disney’s Frozen, interrupted his remarks during a hearing on U.S. Tariff Policy. His sassy comment afterward might be the best part.
Reid: GOP 2016 field 'are all losers'
Retiring Sen. Harry Reid (D- Nev.) doesn’t care at all about the Republican nominee for president in 2016 because he thinks the entire field is made up of “losers.” Reid sat down with CNBC recently and the news outlet named topics and asked him for a quick thought on each. The Senate Minority Leader did […]

From Around the Web

Vince Vaughn is Hollywood's libertarian evangelist

Self-proclaimed libertarian and Ron Paul BFF Vince Vaughan has been preaching the words of liberty to Hollywood--and, according to him, it's working.

Riot erupts in Baltimore after Gray death
BALTIMORE (AP) — Rioters looted stores and hurled rocks and bricks at Baltimore police Monday, injuring several officers just hours after thousands mourned the man who died after suffering a severe spinal injury in police custody. Seven officers were hurt. Some had broken bones, and one was unresponsive, said Capt. Eric Kowalczyk. Television footage showed […]
Vietnam vet 'emotional' after note from stranger
A Vietnam veteran was left a “little emotional” this week after a stranger anonymously thanked him for his service with a sweet letter on his car. Richard Smith told local news channel WPTV in Boynton Beach, Florida that it was the greatest thanks he had been given since he returned from the war. Smith’s car […]
South Dakota competes with Mars for new residents
South Dakota is feeling a bit neglected. They’ve seen all of this publicity for people lining up to move to Mars — 200,000 people applied to be astronauts on a prospective one-way trip to Mars in 2024 — and they don’t understand why people haven’t done the same for their state, especially since its much […]
A 'gender free' children's book

Looking for some bedtime reading that won't enforce your child's cisgender privilege? We've got you covered.