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  • Are the GOP rules really rigged against Donald Trump?

    04/26/2016 2:24:16 AM PDT · by CutePuppy · 102 replies
    CNBC ^ | 2016 April 25 | Bruce Abramson and Jeff Ballabon
    "It's not fair!" may be the most pitiful lament in the English language, but Donald Trump seems intent upon adopting it as his battle cry heading into this summer's Republican convention. The GOP's poorly designed nominating process includes more than its share of problems, but is it really unfair to Trump? ..... < snip > ..... open primaries invite abuse from voters whose goals may not involve selecting the party's strongest representative. Those with deep ties to the party deserve greater input than those with tenuous or nonexistent connections. Yet Democrats and Republicans alike have chosen to pretend otherwise. ........
  • Romney: 3-man race throws Trump the nomination

    04/18/2016 12:54:08 PM PDT · by McGruff · 102 replies
    CNN ^ | April 18, 2016 | David Gregory
    Former GOP presidential nominee Mitt Romney is again warning his party of the dangers of a Donald Trump nomination, saying a three-man race likely paves the way for the New York billionaire to capture the nomination on the first ballot of this summer's GOP convention in Cleveland. The former Massachusetts governor, in an interview on "The David Gregory Show" podcast says Tuesday's New York primary is an important moment in the primary fight. "If (Gov. John Kasich and Sen. Ted Cruz) are both going at it aggressively until the very end then I think Trump gets it on the first...
  • The First Time Party Bigwigs Tried to Stop a Front-Runner From Becoming President It Backfired

    03/14/2016 4:43:58 PM PDT · by Libloather · 28 replies
    Politico Magazine ^ | 3/13/16 | Andrew Saunders
    The First Time Party Bigwigs Tried to Stop a Front-Runner From Becoming President It BackfiredBig-timeWhat the GOP can learn from the story of Andrew Jackson in 1824. America has never seen a presidential candidate like this before. Detractors point to his lack of political experience, his poor grasp of policy, his alleged autocratic leanings and his shady past. They believe this man without much of a political platform (but with interesting hair) has neither the qualifications nor the temperament to be president. Yet in defiance of conventional wisdom, he is leading his three main rivals in the race for the...
  • Ted Cruz Says Donald Trump's Voters Have "relatively low information" And Are "not that engaged"

    03/10/2016 6:23:01 AM PST · by VitacoreVision · 535 replies
    CBN News ^ | March 10, 2016 | David Brody
    GOP presidential candidate Ted Cruz tells The Brody File that the reason Donald Trump is performing well in the GOP race for president is because his voters are uninformed and not engaged in the process. Donald does well with voters who have relatively low information, who are not that engaged and who are angry and they see him as an angry voice. Where we are beating him is when voters get more engaged and they get more informed. Hunch: Im thinking Trump and his Silent Majority may push back on this just a bit dont you think? Lots to unpack...
  • Dave Barry on CNN: Trump's On TV 'More Than The GEICO Gecko'

    03/09/2016 5:19:29 PM PST · by Kaslin · 25 replies
    NewsBusters.org ^ | March 9, 2016 | Matthew Balan
    Humorist Dave Barry hammered the media on Wednesday's New Day for their "daily obsession with Donald Trump: "We keep asking why he's doing so well — and he's on TV all the time. He's on more than the GEICO gecko." When CNN's Alisyn Camerota defended the press coverage of Trump by using his front-runner status, Barry countered that "you can't deny the incredible impact...at this point, Kim Kardashian also could run for president and would do okay if we gave her the same level of coverage that we give to Donald Trump." [video below] Camerota first prompted the Miami Herald...
  • Is the Media Protecting Donald Trump?

    03/07/2016 9:27:25 PM PST · by CutePuppy · 95 replies
    Fox Business News ^ | 2016 March 04 | Julia Limitone
    During an interview on the FOX Business Network's Mornings with Maria, Former House Majority Leader Tom DeLay lashed out against the media for protecting Donald Trump. "The media won't report what's really happening on the ground... They will not investigate Donald Trump. When have you seen a story written about Donald Trump's sleazy business practices? There's plenty of stories out there about that. The media is protecting Donald Trump either because they want him to be the nominee against Hillary Clinton or they're big buddies of his. Most of the media comes from New York and they are buddies," he...
  • Trump donated to group that promotes homosexuality to 5-year-olds (trunc)

    02/29/2016 7:06:05 PM PST · by ConservativeTeen · 162 replies
    Life Site News ^ | February 29, 2016 | Ben Johnson
    Donald Trump donated $30,000 to homosexual activists, including a $20,000 grant to an organization that promoted "fisting" to middle school students, recommended books excusing homosexual pedophilia, and proclaimed its mission is "promoting homosexuality" in the public schools to children as early as kindergarten. According to a 990 form filed with the IRS, the Donald J. Trump Foundation donated $20,000 to the Gay, Lesbian, and Straight Education Network (GLSEN) in 2012 and another $10,000 to Gay Men's Health Crisis.
  • From Obama to Trump

    02/28/2016 1:52:47 PM PST · by 2ndDivisionVet · 16 replies
    The New York Times' Sunday Review ^ | February 27, 2016 | Ross Douthat
    THE spectacle of the Republican Party's Trumpian meltdown has inspired a mix of glee and fear among liberals -- glee over their rivals' self-immolation, and fear that what arises from the destruction will be worse. What it hasn't inspired is much in the way of self-examination, or a recognition of the way that Obama-era trends in liberal politics have helped feed the Trump phenomenon. Such a recognition wouldn't require letting the Republican Party off the hook. The Trump uprising is first and foremost a Republican and conservative problem: There would be no Trumpism if George W. Bush's presidency hadn't cratered,...
  • Trump rewrites campaign cash rules

    02/21/2016 7:31:30 AM PST · by TigerClaws · 46 replies
    The candidates for president and their big-money allies have spent more than $682 million through the end of January, according to federal disclosures. But money hasn't bought success. There’s one area where Donald Trump is badly trailing the field — spending ― and that makes his resounding wins in South Carolina and New Hampshire all the more frustrating to his Republicans he’s trouncing and worrisome to the party leaders trying to block him from winning the nomination. According to a POLITICO analysis of reports filed Saturday with the Federal Election Commission, through the end of January the campaign of the...
  • She Gets It From Her Mama: Celebrity Mother/Daughter Doppelgangers (Just for fun.)

    02/19/2016 1:40:17 PM PST · by lulu16 · 11 replies
    Entertainment Tonight ^ | Feb. 8, 2016 | et al
    Children of celebrities are often lucky enough to inherit their famous parents' good looks, but sometimes they're nearly a genetic copy! Click through to check out some pics of famous ladies and their daughter doppelgangers,
  • Miami police to boycott Beyoncé concert over controversial Super Bowl performance

    02/19/2016 7:37:40 AM PST · by SoFloFreeper · 36 replies
    Fox News ^ | 2/19/16 | Blanche Johnson
    The Miami Fraternal Order of Police released a press release Thursday stating that they are planning to boycott Beyonce's concert in April and are urging others to do the same. This comes after a controversial Super Bowl performance when Queen B alluded to the Black Panther movement. "The fact that Beyonce used this year's Super Bowl to divide Americans by promoting the Black Panthers and her antipolice message shows how she does not support law enforcement," Javier Oritz President of The Miami FOP said in the press release. "We ask all law enforcement labor organizations to join our boycott across...
  • Trump Isn't Into...., Melania Never ...., And Other Things He Told Howard Stern

    02/17/2016 12:39:33 PM PST · by Cincinatus' Wife · 108 replies
    Buzz Feed ^ | February 17, 2016 | Andrew Kaczynski
    Donald Trump has made several memorable appearances on The Howard Stern Show, where he is often at his most candid and crude. As has been previously reported, it was on Stern’s program that Trump said Kim Kardashian had a “fat *ss” and where he explained how he made potential partners take STI tests from his personal doctor. But there's more. Much, much more
  • 'Please Pray We Overcome This': Kanye West Claims He Is '$53 Million in Personal Debt'

    02/14/2016 4:38:27 PM PST · by SoFloFreeper · 101 replies
    People Magazine/yahoo... ^ | 2/14/16 | Adam Carlson
    Kanye West made a reference to being "$53 million dollars in personal debt" on Saturday. West, whose Twitter announcements have made headlines multiple times in recent days, tweeted, "I write this to you my brothers while still 53 million dollars in personal debt... Please pray we overcome... This is my true heart..." I write this to you my brothers while still 53 million dollars in personal debt... Please pray we overcome... This is my true heart...
  • President Norma Desmond: Donald Trump is not ready for his closeup

    02/03/2016 10:39:39 AM PST · by Cincinatus' Wife · 46 replies
    New York Daily News ^ | February 3, 2016
    ....." Donald Trump: "I've built an unbelievable company worth billions and billions. I don't have to hear from this man." Norma Desmond: "No-one ever leaves a star. That's what makes one a star." Donald Trump: "We'll have so much winning, you'll get bored with winning." Norma Desmond: "Without me, there wouldn't be any Paramount studio." Donald Trump: "Let's see how much money Fox is going to make on the debate without me, okay?"..............
  • Donald Trump: 'Ted Cruz is a total liar'

    01/31/2016 3:13:35 PM PST · by drewh · 152 replies
    CNN ^ | 4:41 PM ET, Sun January 31, 2016 | Jeremy Diamond
    Donald Trump on Sunday repeatedly slammed his chief presidential rival Sen. Ted Cruz as a "total liar" as the Texas senator and his allies have claimed in the final stretch to the Iowa caucuses that Trump favors government-run, universal health care. Cruz, meanwhile, pressed forward Sunday with the line of attack, proclaiming: "A vote for Donald Trump is a vote for Obamacare." "Look, Ted Cruz is a total liar. I am so against Obamacare. I've been saying it for two years in my speeches, I'm going to repeal and replace Obamacare," Trump said on ABC's "This Week." "I don't even...
  • [false] Reports question Trump's giving to veterans groups

    01/31/2016 5:24:05 PM PST · by CutePuppy · 123 replies
    Fox News ^ | 2016 January 29 | Adam Shaw
    Donald Trump announced Friday he raised $6 million for veterans at his fundraiser in Iowa the night before. Iowa was amazing last night. The event could not have worked out better. We raised $6,000,000 for our great vets. — Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) > But this would appear a significant increase from what he's given to the cause before, according to some reports which questioned whether the billionaire businessman has been a consistent donor to vet groups. Showbiz 411 reports that the Donald J. Trump Foundation gave a total of $2.6 million in charitable donations in the last three years,...
  • The Anti-Trump Celebrity Team [vanity]

    01/31/2016 11:20:40 AM PST · by Heart-Rest · 74 replies
    Sarah Palin, Clint Eastwood, and Sheriff Joe Arpaio are all Pro-Trump, while the people listed below are some of the more prominent Anti-Trump public figures who have recently come out publicly and stridently against Trump. It seems that a lot of voices have been publicly raised against Trump recently, but exactly who do these "voices" belong to? (Again, see list below.) Are you personally aligned with the Pro-Trump team, or with the Anti-Trump team which is represented below? (They say that politics makes strange bedfellows, but I think we can at least all agree on this, that...
  • Band Sings Racist, America-Hating Song at Bernie Sanders Iowa Rally (VIDEO)

    01/31/2016 9:30:06 AM PST · by Enlightened1 · 62 replies
    Gateway Pundit ^ | 01/31/16 | Jim Hoft
    <p>This is the kind of music they play at a Bernie Sanders Socialist rally.</p> <p>Vampire Weekend, the uber popular band, played before Bernie Sanders spoke last night at the University of Iowa -- making the rally really more of a concert with a speech. Another singer Jill Sobule, a 90s throwback, sang a racist anti-American song to get kick off the Socialist rally.</p>
  • This is what the Trump campaign is mailing out to Iowa Voters [vanity]

    01/30/2016 3:22:57 PM PST · by springwater13 · 25 replies
    Last night poster IwaCornDogs on Free Republic posted what Trump's campaign is mailing to Iowans. The poster scanned the letter and you can read it at the link. The letter nicely asks for support and explains how easy it is to caucus, provides the voter's caucus location, and also a voter registration form to change their registration from independent to republican at caucus night. Probably hundreds of thousands of Iowans are receiving these letters. There are no vile scare tactics or attacks. There is no begging you for money or donations. It simply tells you how to caucus for Trump...
  • Trump-less Fox News Debate Gets Second Lowest Ratings for GOP (Half the Viewers of 1st Debate)

    01/29/2016 9:50:49 AM PST · by xzins · 66 replies
    newsmax ^ | 29 Jan 16
    The first Republican presidential debate of the season without front-runner Donald Trump generated smaller viewer interest than all but one of this cycle's prior GOP gatherings, according to preliminary Nielsen estimates — but still drew four times as many viewers as Trump's competing event. In the metered-market overnights, which represent 56 of the nation's largest markets, Fox News Channel's debate from Iowa averaged an 8.4 household rating. This is up vs. the 7.4 overnight rating for the most recent GOP debate, on Fox Business Network earlier this month, but it stands as the second lowest-rated of the six Republican gatherings...
  • Observations on the Debate and Trump

    01/29/2016 5:22:26 PM PST · by Kaslin · 17 replies
    Rush Limbaugh.com ^ | January 29, 2016 | Rush Limbaugh
    BEGIN TRANSCRIPT RUSH: I was almost right. My gut was telling me yesterday that this thing was not over when the show ended yesterday, that the possibility of Trump showing up at the debate was not over. We've learned that the moderators, the moderating crew -- Bret Baier, Chris Wallace, Megyn Kelly -- even as late 8:45 thought Trump might bop over. There were negotiations going on all during the day. Trump was never serious about it. And I figured it out when I learned that Trump made a demand to Fox News, $5 million donation to his veterans group....
  • Trump to Hold Veteran Rally in Place of GOP Debate

    01/28/2016 3:27:42 AM PST · by BigEdLB · 72 replies
    WHO-TV ^ | 1/27/16 | Staff Writer
    Instead of joining his GOP rivals for the Fox News debate on Thursday, Donald Trump will be hosting his own event in Des Moines that will benefit veterans. Trump announced Tuesday that he will not participate the debate in Des Moines because of a feud with moderator Megyn Kelly, of Fox News. Trump plans to hold his alternative event at Drake University’s Sheslow Auditorium. Doors open at 5 p.m. and the event starts at 8 p.m.
  • Veterans' Groups Line up to Reject Money from Trump (if He is Even Raising Any)

    01/27/2016 11:56:38 PM PST · by Cincinatus' Wife · 169 replies
    Red State ^ | January 27, 2016 | Leon H. Wolf
    Trump's standard line when he is about to storm out of a media event because he doesn't like how it covers him is that he is going to go host an event to raise money for veterans. Thus it was no surprise when he announced that he would be skipping the FoxNews event to hold a separate event to raise money for.... well, "veterans," generally. Of course, Trump did not name a specific charity so that his feet might be held to the fire on this, just "veterans," generally. Well, there are two small problems. The main veterans group that...
  • Inside the Media's Myth-Making Machine

    01/26/2016 9:01:07 PM PST · by Kaslin · 5 replies
    PJ Media ^ | January 26, 2016 | Roger Kimball
    My late friend and colleague Hilton Kramer used to tell the story about how Time magazine (remember Time?) would prep its photographers before sending them off to snap the likeness of someone they were profiling. The magazine didn't just want a portrait. It was always "Good guy" or "Bad guy." This was well known. So when Time sent someone to photograph Norman Podhoretz, the former editor of Commentary who had lately shed his left-wing opinions and emerged as a powerful voice on the Right, Norman had the wit to ask "Good guy or bad guy?" The photographer shook his head...
  • Trump Vows a ‘Close,’ ‘Good Relationship’ With Pelosi and Schumer as President

    01/26/2016 6:35:04 PM PST · by SeekAndFind · 152 replies
    The Blaze ^ | 01/26/2016 | Fred Lucas
    Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump used a Tuesday appearance on MSNBC to tout the fact that, as president, he would work with Democratic leaders in Congress to get things done. He specifically talked about House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi (D-Calif.) and asserted he was "close" to Sen. Charles Schumer (D-N.Y.), who is expected to replace outgoing Senate Minority Leader Harry Reid (D-Nev.) "I've always had a good relationship with Nancy Pelosi. I've never had a problem. Reid will be gone," Trump said on MSNBC's "Morning Joe" Tuesday. He continued: "I always had a decent relationship with Reid, although lately, obviously,...
  • Donald Trump and the Cult of Personality

    01/20/2016 1:01:44 PM PST · by conservativejoy · 30 replies
    Right Wing News ^ | 1/20/2016 | Ben Shapiro
    "Power," Henry Kissinger once told The New York Times, "is the ultimate aphrodisiac." Kissinger might amend that statement today: Now, fame is power, and thus replaces power as the ultimate aphrodisiac. In fact, fame isn't just an aphrodisiac - it's the ultimate nepenthe, a drug causing forgetfulness. The more famous our politicians are, the more we neglect their positions and character. No wonder the most admired woman in America is criminal Hillary Clinton, the most admired man is criminal Barack Obama, and the second-most admired man is loudmouth Donald Trump. We assume that fame inoculates our politicians for the same...
  • I Have Cancer! [Victoria Jackson, Former SNL Cast Member]

    01/20/2016 6:42:29 PM PST · by SoFloFreeper · 50 replies
    VictoriaJackson.com ^ | 11/27/15 | Victoria Jackson
    It all happened pretty suddenly. I went to the Walk In Clinic for a cough. I asked the Nurse Practitioner if the numb spot near my underarm was my lymph gland fighting the cough. He quickly sent me to the Vanderbilt Breast Clinic, (God bless him), an awesome place full of great people. Suddenly, I was in surgery (double mastectomy) and soon I'll be beginning chemo I'm told. They say my hair will probably fall out. I'm Stage 3A. The funny thing is I've never felt healthier. There are no symptoms. I held a handstand two weeks ago for a...
  • Scarborough On Trump Pensacola Rally: "I Never Saw Anything Like That In My Hometown (Shortened)

    01/14/2016 8:25:08 AM PST · by Biggirl · 62 replies
    breitbart.com ^ | January 14, 2016 | Jeff Poor
    Thursday on MSNBC’s “Morning Joe,” host Joe Scarborough, weighed in on Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump’s rally in Pensacola, FL, a city of which was in the district that he represented in the U.S. House of Representatives.
  • Donald Trump Just Received The BEST NEWS POSSIBLE! He Didn’t Even Expect THIS!

    01/14/2016 10:03:19 AM PST · by BlackFemaleArmyCaptain · 142 replies
    As the Republican candidates prepare for tonight's GOP debate on Fox Business... conservative GOP presidential candidate Donald Trump just received news so extraordinary that he didn't even expect it! According to a bombshell report by the Washington Post, not only is Trumps lead among Republicans at historic levels, but his national lead is TWO TIMES BIGGER THAN HILLARY CLINTON'S! This announcement of polling data destroys the arguments made by the political establishment that Trump isn't electable in a general election. There is no candidate in either party that has this sort of massive appeal among likely voters: National polling doesn't...
  • CR Editors: Trump’s Questionable Political History

    It is hard not to feel protective over Donald Trump while the political classes are seething and scornful. They are unacquainted with such powerlessness. Control was never supposed to stray this far from their grasp. And their rage, manifested in every hapless attack on Trump and his supporters, actually seems to be improving the likelihood of that outcome they fear most of all. How tempting, under these circumstances, to rush to his defense, as so many in the conservative movement have already done. The Donald has boldly made himself a standard bearer of unpopular (…within the political bubble), yet critical...
  • Iowa Crowd Sizes (Fiorina, Cruz, Hillary, Trump)

    12/30/2015 12:43:04 AM PST · by Helicondelta · 146 replies
    Twitter ^ | December 29, 2015
    Fiorina crowd in Council Bluffs, IA: Cruz crowd in Fort Dodge, IA: Hillary crowd in Council Bluffs, IA: Trump crowd in Council Bluffs, IA:
  • Obama unwittingly reveals in interview the real reason he ran for president

    12/29/2015 4:11:23 PM PST · by The Looking Spoon · 11 replies
    American Irony ^ | 12-29-15 | The Looking Spoon
    Obama said this...I will tell you as president, if you are interested just because you like the title or you like the trappings or you like the power or the fame or the celebrity, that side of it wears off pretty quick. At least it has for me. Uhhhhh huh... Maybe the liberal interviewing Obama (it sounds like I'm taking that for granted, the quote originated from an NPR interview, so...) had the his critical thinking switch slide off because it was located on the smooth part of his brain known as his brain, but any half-brained dim wit couldn't...
  • Tina Fey will not apologize if you are offended by her jokes

    12/21/2015 6:25:04 PM PST · by SoFloFreeper · 41 replies
    Fox ^ | 12/21/15
    Tina Fey is sick of apologizing, and she's also tired of the Internet. "Steer clear of the Internet and you'll live forever," Fey told Net-a-Porter magazine in a wide ranging interview. "We did an 'Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt' episode and the Internet was in a whirlwind, calling it 'racist,' but my new goal is not to explain jokes."
  • Will Ferrell stays serious for a second on SNL to attack Trump's ban on Muslims

    12/13/2015 6:36:56 AM PST · by SoFloFreeper · 41 replies
    Daily Mail ^ | 12/13/15 | EVAN BLEIER
    Donald Trump was ridiculed as a 'knucklehead with a big, fat orange Oompa Loompa face' last night on SNL as Will Ferrell reprised his President George W. Bush role for the show's cold opening. Dismissing the billionaire tycoon's policy to ban Muslims entering America, Ferrell turned deadly serious for a second to say the idea was 'impossible to implement and not what this country is all about.' And as he mocked the outspoken businessman it was difficult to tell if Ferrell broke character when he began laughing at the very thought of Trump and 'his hair, and the 100 foot...
  • Donald Trump demands $5 million from CNN to participate in next Republican debate

    11/30/2015 7:42:08 PM PST · by BlackFemaleArmyCaptain · 107 replies
    The Washington Times ^ | 11/30/2015 | Victor Morton
    Like a star football player holding out before training camp, Donald Trump said he may demand CNN pay him to be in next presidential debate. At a campaign rally in Macon, Georgia, Mr. Trump said he pulls in such big ratings that he deserves $5 million from CNN. "I won't do the debate unless they pay me 5 million dollars," said the real-estate tycoon worth billions. Mr. Trump told his audience at the rally, according to CBS News, that the network was treating him unfairly, over its coverage of his meeting with black pastors earlier in the day. He then...
  • Gloria & Emilio Estefan Will Receive Presidential Medal of Freedom [Obama fundraisers]

    11/17/2015 6:14:44 AM PST · by SoFloFreeper · 20 replies
    NBC ^ | 11/16/15 | Daniela Franco
    Gloria and Emilio Estefan...will receive the Presidential Medal of Freedom. ....[Hussein] will be presenting the awards next Tuesday November 24.
  • Current Media Attack Against Trump: Iowa Voters Being Stupid

    11/13/2015 6:46:56 AM PST · by xzins · 79 replies
    Vanity | 13 Nov 15 | xzins
    Rather than rebut the media, let's just post the actual words of Donald Trump, so everyone can compare what the media says versus what Donald Trump actually said. About Iowa Voters: Trump is talking about Carson's story of stabbing his friend. He relates what Carson has written about lunging with a knife to stab his friend when lo and behold it hits the friend's belt instead... and then: "He plunged it (the knife) into the belt, and amazingly the belt stay totally (fine?), and the knife broke --- how stupid are the people of Iowa, how stupid are the people...
  • Trump On Carson:"A Lot Of Things Will Come Out"

    10/27/2015 7:38:54 AM PDT · by Biggirl · 122 replies
    Breitbart.com ^ | October 27, 2015 | Jeff Poor
    Tuesday on MSNBCs Morning Joe, Republican presidential front-runner Donald Trump was asked about his deteriorating lead in the polls to his opponent, former Johns Hopkins neurosurgeon Dr. Ben Carson. Trump said that now Carson was a front-runner, it was likely he would face more scrutiny and that a lot of things will come out about Carsons past.
  • Ivanka: My Dads Feud With Megyn Kelly Was Sensationalized

    10/14/2015 9:06:21 PM PDT · by nickcarraway · 23 replies
    New York Post ^ | October 14, 2015 | Mara Siegler
    SNIP Of her dads feud with Fox News Megyn Kelly, Ivanka called the war of words sensationalized and very much for TV. Shrugging it off further, she said in what sounded a bit like channeling the Donald, Truthfully, it didnt interest me that much.
  • Donald Trump to Host 'SNL' November 7

    10/13/2015 10:38:39 AM PDT · by SoFloFreeper · 29 replies
    NBC ^ | 10/13/15 | Carrie Dann
    Live from New York, it's Donald Trump! The GOP presidential frontrunner and real estate magnate will host NBC's "Saturday Night Live" on November 7, the show announced Tuesday. His appearance comes almost exactly a year before Election Day, which will fall on November 8, 2016. Trump last hosted the NBC comedy show in April 2004.
  • Clay Aiken switches support from Clinton to Biden

    10/12/2015 2:01:59 PM PDT · by SoFloFreeper · 39 replies
    The Hill ^ | Mark Hensch
    Singer Clay Aiken is no longer supporting Democratic presidential front-runner Hillary Clinton in 2016. Aiken announced Thursday that he plans on backing Vice President Joe Biden... ....Ill get in a leaky boat going in the right direction before Ill get on a strong boat going in the wrong direction, the former American Idol contestant said. But I really want a strong boat next year on the Democratic side, and I think Joe Biden is a better candidate."
  • Hillary Clinton Makes Surprise Appearance At Marc Anthony Concert

    10/03/2015 4:32:17 AM PDT · by SoFloFreeper · 33 replies
    CBS MIAMI ^ | 10/2/15
    Hillary Clinton made a surprise appearance at the Marc Anthony concert at the AmericanAirlines Arena Friday. CBS4s Entertainment Reporter Lisa Petrillo....spoke exclusively with Clinton... Clinton told CBS4 she attended the concert because mixing politics and entertainment allows candidates to reach new audiences.
  • Kanye West to perform at DNC fundraiser

    10/01/2015 5:57:47 AM PDT · by SoFloFreeper · 8 replies
    Fox 28 ^ | 9/30/15 | Eric Crouch
    Kanye West will perform at the Democratic National Committee fundraiser on October 10th, in San Francisco. The rapper is slated to perform.... ...Obama is scheduled to be there in the audience....
  • STEPHEN COLBERT ON BEING A FOOL FOR CHRIST [NOT satire!]

    09/29/2015 3:56:47 PM PDT · by SoFloFreeper · 34 replies
    The Gospel Coalition ^ | 9/29/15 | Trevin Wax
    If, ten years ago, someone had told me that today I would be writing an article about the theology of a late-night talk show host, I wouldn’t have believed it. Picturing Jay Leno, David Letterman, and Conan O’Brien – I would have thought: What would there be to write about? Yet here we are in a day in which late-night hosts have left behind some of the cynicism of the past in favor of the fundamentals of comedy. We smile at Jimmy Fallon’s infectious joy and marvel at Stephen Colbert’s ability to combine moments of hilarity with moments of gravity as...
  • Watch Pitbull, Carlos Santana, Gloria Estefan...Sing We're All Mexican For Hispanic Heritage Month!

    09/21/2015 9:29:36 AM PDT · by SoFloFreeper · 43 replies
    Perez Hilton.com ^ | 9/21/15 | Perez Hilton
    Hispanic Heritage Month started last Tuesday, so it couldn't be a better time to release a wonderfully catchy and upbeat song that also promotes awareness about unity. And that's exactly what Emilio Estefan and his wife Gloria Estefan did when creating the song and video We're All Mexican! ...We're All Mexican serves as a metaphor to show that no matter who you are, anyone can be a victim of racism and bigotry much like the Mexicans who've been recently targeted by some media outlets as well as political leaders.
  • Waka Flocka On Bruce Jenner: "You Rebuking God" [Rapper]

    09/19/2015 3:45:56 AM PDT · by SoFloFreeper · 33 replies
    Hip Hop DX ^ | 9/18/15 | Victoria Hernandez
    Waka Flocka Flame appeared on The Breakfast Club today (September 18) and criticized society for breaking down the traditional family structure. "You know what the world is today? Women afraid to be a wife and young males is afraid to be men," Waka Flocka Flame says. "It's not cool. They're not marketing that. They don't market husbands and wives no more. They're marketing young girls, transgenders. They're marketing evil. It's really evil." He says that the glorification of the transgender lifestyle, specifically through Caitlyn Jenner's television show, I Am Cait, is harming the youth. "I ain't got nothing against nobody's...
  • JOY BEHAR PISSES OFF NURSES, OFFERS NON-APOLOGY

    09/18/2015 5:45:20 AM PDT · by SoFloFreeper · 30 replies
    Daily Beast ^ | 9/16/15 | Robert Coolman
    After The Views Joy Behar voiced offhand bewilderment as to why nurse and Miss America contestant Kelley Johnson was wearing a doctors stethoscope, nurses were understandably rustled. On todays episode Behar went on to dig that hole a little deeper saying she wasnt trying to be funny (good, because nobody is laughing) and that she merely wasnt paying attention. Let me speak for myself. Apparently I was just not paying attention," Behar said. "I was looking at a Miss America tape and there's a woman wearing like an outfit with a stethoscope, and I'm thinking, Is she in costume? I...
  • Two Old Guys Dancing

    09/17/2015 2:46:07 PM PDT · by gorush · 35 replies
    Videos2view ^ | 1955 | Hope/Cagney
    Cagney and Bob Hope at a Friar's Club Meeting in 1955, back when actors were real performers; Hope was 52 and Cagney was 56. This looks like it's from a movie, not a routine from a Friar's Club meeting. Doesn't take away from it though! For the young folks, here is something you probably never seen before and, unfortunately, you may never see again. For us older folks, this is the best of the best, and we had it for many years! This is a side of these two entertainers you hardly ever saw, but it shows you their enormous...
  • Emilio Estefan strikes back with Were All Mexican' [Anti-Trump Song]

    09/11/2015 3:49:06 AM PDT · by SoFloFreeper · 36 replies
    Miami Herald ^ | 9/10/15
    Grammy-winning producer Emilio Estefan is not happy with Donald Trumps anti-Mexican rhetoric and hes gathering some friends to take a stand against it, according to Billboard.com. Billboard reports that Estefan, 62, has enlisted dozens of friends including Shakira, Carlos Santana, Thalia, Pepe Aguilar and his wife, singer Gloria Estefan record Were All Mexican, which he describes as a musical celebration of Hispanics and our accomplishments. The track will also include reggaeton singer Wisin, Wyclef Jean, radio personality Enrique Santos and famed Spanish-American chef Jos Andrs, and will be released in late September. Theres a message being sent...
  • Trump insults Fiorina in Rolling Stone: 'Look at that face!'

    09/09/2015 6:07:33 PM PDT · by hole_n_one · 401 replies
    CNN Money ^ | 9/9/2015
    Donald Trump latest's close-up is coming from the unlikeliest of magazines: Rolling Stone. The magazine, well known for its progressive bent, interviewed and photographed Trump for its September 24 cover. The article's most-talked-about passage on Wednesday was a Trump comment about rival Republican 2016 candidate Carly Fiorina. Writer Paul Solotaroff was sitting with Trump watching a newscast when a video clip zoomed in on Fiorina. "Look at that face! Would anyone vote for that?" Trump said to Solotaroff. "Can you imagine that, the face of our next president. Trump added, "I mean, she's a woman, and I'm not s'posedta say...