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Carson on Kanye: ‘Willing to Give Him a Chance’ at Presidency

Monday, September 28th, 2015 - by Bridget Johnson

Now in a statistical tie with Donald Trump for first place in the Republican presidential field, Ben Carson acknowledged Kanye West’s fandom for his candidacy and said he did get an opportunity to talk with the Grammy-winning rapper. In a new NBC/WSJ poll of likely primary voters, Trump has 21 percent support to Carson’s 20 […]

After 80 Years, ‘Happy Birthday’ Finally Enters the Public Domain

Wednesday, September 23rd, 2015 - by Michael Walsh

Go ahead, sing it loud and sing it proud: None of the companies that have collected royalties on the “Happy Birthday” song for the past 80 years held a valid copyright claim to one of the most popular songs in history, a federal judge in Los Angeles ruled on Tuesday. In a stunning reversal of […]

Colbert Mocks Hillary’s Pivot Toward ‘Authenticity;

Monday, September 14th, 2015 - by Walter Hudson

Stephen Colbert used his new pulpit on The Late Show to lob criticism at Hillary Clinton on Friday, mocking her campaign’s effort to portray her as “authentic.” He began by pointing to the possible entry of Vice President Joe Biden into the race: I think one of the reasons that everybody likes the vice president […]

Foo Fighters ‘Rickroll’ Westboro Baptist Church

Tuesday, August 25th, 2015 - by Julie Prince

The Westboro Baptist Church, known for their bigotry, hate, and shock value, just got owned!  The group protested the Foo Fighters outside of their concert in Kansas City with signs that read, “God Loves Dead Soldiers” and “God Hates Fags.” To their surprise they were met by founding member Dave Grohl and  his band mates […]

The White House Wants All Americans to Know This Important Information

Friday, August 14th, 2015 - by Bridget Johnson

There was a lot going on today that affected the American people. Capitulation to the Castro brothers was completed when Secretary of State John Kerry raised the American flag over the U.S. Embassy in Havana. ISIS, which is using chemical weapons, was confirmed to have raped American hostage Kayla Mueller, keeping her as a sex […]

‘Breaking Bad’ Star Cranston Finds Trump Candidacy ‘Refreshing’

Thursday, August 13th, 2015 - by Stephen Kruiser

Trumpmania hits Hollywood. Donald Trump has been called many things over recent months, and refreshing is not one of them. But that is how Bryan Cranston described the GOP presidential candidate on a podcast for The Nerdist” with host Chris Hardwick that surfaced on Thursday. The pair somehow went from talking about bowling to the […]

Bernie Trumps Trump …Among Christian Kids?

Monday, August 10th, 2015 - by Susan L.M. Goldberg

Forget the showmanship apparent at last week’s Republican debates. The pomp, circumstance and condemnation of the Obama era has left millennial voters exhausted and ready to opt out of the 2016 election over a year ahead of schedule. And can you blame them? Primed by the vicious anti-W. demonstrations, millennials associate nothing but derision, deadlock […]

Caitlyn Jenner’s Not Toeing the Liberal Line

Tuesday, August 4th, 2015 - by Walter Hudson

Caitlyn Jenner, formerly Bruce, has become a media darling throughout her public and “courageous” transition from man to woman. However, her story hasn’t fit neatly into the liberal LGBT agenda. In the above video, Caitlyn speaks out against the welfare state among a group of lefty compatriots. She says, “A lot of times, they can […]

Camille Paglia Unloads on Feminism, Bill Clinton at Salon and It’s Delicious

Tuesday, August 4th, 2015 - by Susan L.M. Goldberg

I’m a Paglia addict, which is why I’m so psyched for her 3-part interview series being released by Salon, liberal bastion that it is. Dear God, don’t let that turn you off. Read this lesbian atheist’s cultural commentary and you’ll find in it the seeds of the equity feminist movement (fancy lingo for the kind of women’s […]

Just When You Thought Fox Couldn’t Get Any Worse…

Saturday, July 18th, 2015 - by Michael Walsh

Ugh: Meghan McCain, the political scion who has won public fame as a blogger, commentator and TV-show host, will join Fox News Channel as a contributor, Variety has learned. A spokesperson for the network confirmed the hire. McCain is expected to contribute to the network’s primetime and daytime programming. McCain, the oldest daughter of U.S. Senator […]

Obama on Cosby: ‘Any Civilized Country Should Have No Tolerance for Rape’

Wednesday, July 15th, 2015 - by Bridget Johnson

At a press conference otherwise focused on the Iran nuclear deal this afternoon, President Obama fielded a question about Bill Cosby. Obama was asked if he would revoke the Medal of Freedom, which the comedian received in 2002, after dozens of women have accused Cosby of rape over the years. “There is no precedent for […]

Remember the Huxtables? Yup, Racist

Monday, July 13th, 2015 - by Michael Walsh

Who knew a program about an upstanding middle-class black family was, in retrospect, so irredeemably racist? Salon explains: Americans on both sides of the color line are upset by Cosby’s behavior not exclusively because of the horrific nature of his crimes, but also because his failings have robbed many of them of an innocent and […]

Keith Olbermann Canned Yet Again

Sunday, July 12th, 2015 - by Michael Walsh

Keith Olbermann, like the baseball managers he sometimes covers when he’s not busy slagging off conservatives, is hired to be fired: Keith Olbermann is exiting ESPN once again. The television personality, who rejoined the sports network in August 2013, won’t be renewing his deal to anchor his ESPN2 program, a source confirmed to The Hollywood Reporter. […]

The Walking Dead Get Their Sea Legs

Sunday, July 5th, 2015 - by Michael Walsh

Think of it as cosplay on the high seas: For a zombie apocalypse experience at sea, look no further than this one-of-a-kind cruise. Setting sail in January 2016, Walking Dead fans will have the chance to take part in what sounds like a premise of a horror film itself: a zombie-themed voyage aboard the Norwegian […]

In Case You Thought the News Couldn’t Get Any Worse…

Tuesday, June 30th, 2015 - by Michael Walsh

Because the world is crying out for this one: Alfred Hitchcock’s film The Birds told the story of a rustic seaside town that finds itself menaced by hellish flocks of seagulls and crows. Now the 1963 classic looks set to suffer its own form of molestation courtesy of a Hollywood remake by Transformers director Michael […]

NBC, Employer of Brian Williams and Al Sharpton, Finds Trump Offensive and Cuts Ties

Monday, June 29th, 2015 - by Stephen Kruiser

Sure, he’s the problem. NBC is cutting ties with Donald Trump. The network is “ending its business relationship” with Trump over his “recent derogatory statements” regarding immigrants, the company said in a statement Monday. “To that end, the annual Miss USA and Miss Universe Pageants, which are part of a joint venture between NBC and […]

VIDEO: Watch Hattie McDaniel’s 1940 Oscar Acceptance Speech

Saturday, June 27th, 2015 - by Michael Walsh

Time to stop the madness:

PBS Yanks Affleck’s ‘Roots’

Thursday, June 25th, 2015 - by Michael Walsh

Non-leftist Americans can be forgiven for thinking that the media has become one giant progressive racket for people who all share exactly the same social and political attitudes. So good for PBS for yanking, at least temporarily, Finding Your Roots after it was learned that Harvard professor Henry Louis “Skip” Gates deliberately excised Ben Affleck’s slave-owning […]

Megyn Kelly Joins Kevin Spacey to Produce White House TV Drama

Tuesday, June 23rd, 2015 - by Stephen Kruiser

via The Hollywood Reporter: Kevin Spacey and Dana Brunetti have inked a first-look deal between their Trigger Street shingle, 20th Century Fox Television and Fox 21 Television Studios — and the first project they’re developing is a doozy. The Resident, which reads like a cross between Downton Abbey and House of Cards, follows the relationships […]

In Memoriam: James Horner

Tuesday, June 23rd, 2015 - by Michael Walsh

James Horner died yesterday when the private plane he was piloting crashed in California. Although I never met him, I’ve long thought that he, James Newton Howard,Thomas Newman and Carter Burwell were the four finest established composers working in Hollywood today. James Horner, the Hollywood composer who wrote the Oscar-winning score for Titanic, has died […]

Report: Actors Recruited for Trump’s Presidential Announcement Crowd

Wednesday, June 17th, 2015 - by Bridget Johnson

It apparently took a casting call to make a presidential announcement, according to The Hollywood Reporter: Donald Trump’s big presidential announcement Tuesday was made a little bigger with help from paid actors — at $50 a pop. New York-based Extra Mile Casting sent an email last Friday to its client list of background actors, seeking extras […]

Lindsey Graham Is Right to Seek Caitlyn Jenner’s Vote

Tuesday, June 9th, 2015 - by Walter Hudson

Lindsey Graham may have trouble securing support among fellow Republicans for his 2016 presidential aspirations. But that isn’t stopping him from looking beyond traditional constituencies to grow the party’s base. From the Associated Press: The South Carolina senator calls himself a “traditional marriage kind of guy.” But he says he “can only imagine the torment […]

‘I Have Not Walked in Her Shoes’: Graham Says Caitlyn Jenner Welcome in the GOP

Sunday, June 7th, 2015 - by Bridget Johnson

Sen. Lindsey Graham (R-S.C.) said today that Caitlyn Jenner is welcome in the Republican Party — and is welcome to cast a vote for Graham 2016. Bruce Jenner, before his transgender transformation into Caitlyn, revealed his GOP preference to ABC at the same time he came out in April. He recently revealed his post-surgical self […]

Meet the Terrible Porn Publisher Behind the Outing of the Duggar Abuse Story

Saturday, June 6th, 2015 - by Paula Bolyard

In an interview with Fox News host Megyn Kelly that ran on Friday, two of the Duggar daughters who were victims of their brother’s inappropriate sexual touching called out the magazine that illegally released the records that not only revealed the identity of their brother Josh (who was a juvenile at the time), but also […]

Jenner Dethrones Obama on Twitter

Tuesday, June 2nd, 2015 - by Bridget Johnson

President Obama got overtaken in the decathlon of Twitter records yesterday. Obama launched his first personal Twitter account in six years of presidency on May 18, racking up a million followers in just under five hours. The Guinness Book of World Records certified the feat. But after Bruce Jenner debuted on a Vanity Fair cover […]

More Millennials Trust Al Jazeera Over Breitbart

Monday, June 1st, 2015 - by Susan L.M. Goldberg

A Pew Survey on overall trust and distrust of news agencies across the generations (Baby Boomer/Gen-X/Millennial) should act as a sharp wake-up call for conservative media outlets. Pew was careful to include the caveat that trust and distrust rely on familiarity with the source itself, for example, pointing out that only 23% of Baby Boomers […]

VIDEO: Actor Answers ‘Call to Humanity to Obliterate’ ISIS, Fights Alongside Kurds

Thursday, May 28th, 2015 - by Bridget Johnson

An actor with a fair share of action projects opened up to an Arabic TV network today about his decision to leave Hollywood and fight ISIS alongside the Kurds. “ISIS, they need to be wiped off, completely, the face of this earth. They’re a stain on humanity, and this is a call. It’s not just […]

WATCH: 2 ‘Jetmen’ Fly Over Dubai Wearing Rocket Packs

Thursday, May 14th, 2015 - by Susan L.M. Goldberg

Yves Rossy, aka “Jetman,” and his buddy Jetman Dubai Vince took a flight over Dubai this week using Rossy’s own jetpacks. The footage alone is phenomenal, putting Disney’s Rocketeer to shame. The question is, how long will it be before these jet packs are commercially available for consumer use? After all, it is 2015. Weren’t we […]

This Is Bigggzzzzzzzzzzz

Tuesday, May 12th, 2015 - by Michael Walsh

Nothing like a merger story to the biz press’s juices flowing:  Telecom giant Verizon announced Tuesday it will be buying AOL for $50 per share, or about $4.4 billion. AOL’s stock was up more than 17 percent after the announcement. Verizon’s stock was down about 2 percent. The transaction will be completed this summer and will take […]

NFL’s Golden Boy Tom Brady Suspended 4 Games, Team Fined and Loses Draft Picks

Monday, May 11th, 2015 - by Stephen Kruiser

The off-field hits just keep on coming for America’s most ethically troubled sports league. The Patriots will begin their Super Bowl title defense without the services of the franchise’s greatest all-time player. The NFL announced Monday that Tom Brady has been suspended without pay for four games for violating the NFL policy on the integrity […]

City That Bans Basically Everything Now Upset Because Obama Admin Wants to Ban Times Square Signs

Wednesday, May 6th, 2015 - by Paula Bolyard

The city that regulates and taxes basically everything — and bans what isn’t taxed and regulated — is upset because the Obama administration has told them to remove billboards in iconic Times Square or face a $90 million loss in federal funding. According to CBS New York: The feds say many of Times Square’s huge and […]

There Will Be an Absolutely Fabulous Movie

Thursday, April 30th, 2015 - by Liz Sheld

Comic genius and actress Jennifer Saunders has confirmed there will be a movie version of the British TV series Absolutely Fabulous. This is fabulous news indeed.  Filming will begin later this year. Saunders broke the news yesterday on the UK show “Loose Women.” When asked if there was going to be a movie she replied, […]

Goodell Announces NFL Will End Tax-Exempt Status

Tuesday, April 28th, 2015 - by Stephen Kruiser

An idea whose time has come. The NFL has often faced scrutiny over its status as a tax-exempt organization. Now the league is deciding to give up that status. According to Daniel Kaplan of Sports Business Journal, the NFL will change its status to taxable from tax-exempt. The federal government has granted tax-exempt 501(c)(6) status […]

Hillary and How Hollywood Turned Menopause into a Curse

Wednesday, April 22nd, 2015 - by Susan L.M. Goldberg

Language warning: NSFW Praised for her raw take on women’s body issues, comedian Amy Schumer hosted Tina Fey, Patricia Arquette and Julia Louis-Dreyfus for a sketch taking on Hollywood’s treatment of middle-aged women on the latest episode of her Comedy Central show Inside Amy Schumer. It was a well-timed take on a rote discussion aired in […]

NSA’s Creepy Earth Day Video Inadvertently Reveals Something Very Disturbing About the Agency

Wednesday, April 22nd, 2015 - by Paula Bolyard

In a video created in honor of Earth Day, the National Security Agency features “Dunk,” a creepy ’70s-era mascot that encourages kids to recycle. In the eight-minute version, Dunk — a recycle bin — brags that “diverting items away from landfills has become a primary goal for NSA employees.” Seems like their “primary goal” should […]