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  • Pray That Media Holds Tragedy Exploiters Back Allowing for Mourning Time

    02/15/2018 9:56:01 AM PST · by Sean_Anthony · 9 replies
    Canada Free Press ^ | 02/15/18 | Judi McLeod
    The corrosive Culture of Hate: Don’t let the publicity whores and exploiters of tragedy take away our turning to prayer We live in dangerous times, times made all the more dangerous by politicians and members of the entertainment industry who exploit them for that self aggrandizement called PUBLICITY. It is high time for the media, both mainstream and social, to cut society a break by following rule-of-thumb order that keeps back all seasoned exploiters of tragedy, allowing authorities and first responders the time to carefully assess when, how and why each and every tragedy happens.
  • Bono Won’t Work With Trump: ‘You Can’t Believe’ What He Says

    12/29/2017 11:26:57 AM PST · by rktman · 91 replies
    newsbusters.org ^ | 12/28/2017 | Corinne Weaver
    Hollywood and the media are willing to swallow any and all negativity geared towards President Trump and his administration. U2’s lead singer Bono decided to gripe about Trump in his latest interview with Rolling Stone. His complaint? The president and the vice-president did nothing to stop cuts to PEPFAR (President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief). But Bono went a step further, saying: “I realized I couldn’t work with this president whether he wanted to or not, because you can’t believe what he says.” Even though the proposed cuts to PEPFAR were never made, Bono, a self-described activist, didn’t thank either...
  • Trump-Hating Celebrities Can’t Cope with the ‘Orange Nightmare’

    11/06/2017 11:43:11 AM PST · by Tolerance Sucks Rocks · 43 replies
    Newsbusters ^ | November 6, 2017 | Goeffrey Dickens
    If there was a fancy Malibu rehab center for Trump Derangement Syndrome it would be jam packed with celebrities right now. Ten months into Trump’s first term Hollywood actors, directors, comedians and singers are STILL having trouble coping with life under President Trump. Comedian Rosie O’Donnell confessed her sick obsession: “I spend like pretty much 90 percent of my waking hours tweeting hatred” towards Trump. And for some celebs Trump became a literal nightmare they can’t wake up from. Actor Rob Reiner whined: “I’m in a nightmare that doesn’t ever stop,” and hippie-singer David Crosby wailed about the “orange nightmare...
  • The Unbelievable Stupidity of Those Who Believe that Laws Stop the Lawless

    10/08/2017 7:53:03 AM PDT · by rktman · 22 replies
    americanthinker.com ^ | 10/8/2017 | Alicia Colon
    Lady Gaga is the latest celebrity weighing in on the aftermath of the Las Vegas massacre by blaming lawmakers (aka Republicans) for not passing more gun control. Yoo-hoo Lady G, no law would have prevented the slaughter because the alleged suspect passed all federal laws purchasing his legal guns. Here’s a tip which I give freely (as someone who loathes guns and is not a member of the NRA): if you hear anyone urging Congress to pass more gun controls immediately, consider that person mentally deficient. That advice will be coming from celebrities, the media and politicians who probably all...
  • What I Saw At The Lynching

    06/02/2017 8:21:15 AM PDT · by RArtfulogerDodger · 6 replies
    Right Wing Conservative News Blog ^ | June 2, 2017 | Jeffrey A. Friedberg
    There is a neverending squeal from the mad dog, leftist, marxist, Islamist media. And from knee-bending “entertainers,” and relentlessly puerile politicians, and the mad-cap One World Elite. How do you stop it? How do you turn it off? Where do you go for relief? It seems to me that it is They who have pulled the stops out and declared blood war on all the rest of us. It is they that do or threaten the electronic or real beheadings, murder, crime, subversion, and other violence. How do you stop them? How do you shut them up when they have...
  • Reba McEntire: Fans Don’t Pay ‘Hard-Earned Money’ to Hear My Political Opinions

    02/09/2017 8:41:48 PM PST · by Iron Munro · 27 replies
    Breitbart ^ | Feb 8, 2017 | Jerome Hudson
    <p>Country music superstar Reba McEntire is the latest artist to endorse the idea that entertainers should not preach their political opinions to their fans.</p> <p>The View co-host Joy Behar broached the topic with McEntire Wednesday by referencing rapper Drake’s recent F-bomb-laced anti-Donald Trump rant. “F*ck that man!” Drake told a sold-out crowd in England after a lengthy screed about Trump dividing Americans.</p>
  • Donald Trump: ‘I don’t want the celebrities — I want the people’

    01/18/2017 5:54:37 AM PST · by KeyLargo · 28 replies
    The Washington Times ^ | Jan 18, 2017 | David Sherfinski
    Donald Trump: ‘I don’t want the celebrities — I want the people’ By David Sherfinski - The Washington Times - Wednesday, January 18, 2017 President-elect Donald Trump says he wants “the people” — not the celebrities — at this week’s inaugural events and that there will be crowds “rarely seen before.” “Many of the celebrities that are saying they’re not going — they were never invited,” Mr. Trump said in an interview that aired Wednesday on “Fox & Friends.” “I don’t want the celebrities — I want the people.” “And we have the biggest celebrities in the world there —...
  • Liberal West Coast

    11/08/2016 8:29:56 PM PST · by zerosix · 9 replies
    Self | Self
    Will the last "star leaving Hollywood, please turn out the lights?
  • Stephen Colbert Slams Senate for Failing to Pass Gun Control Bills

    06/22/2016 7:10:03 AM PDT · by rktman · 51 replies
    yahoo.com ^ | 6/22/2016 | Nick Paschal
    Stephen Colbert was angrier than usual with the Senate after they failed to pass any of the proposed gun control bills this week. The Late Show host had a hard time believing that they couldn’t come together on something that so many Americans agree on, saying, “Ninety-two percent of Americans want to expand background checks for gun buyers, and you just ignore them. Since when does 8 percent of the population get to have total control of an issue?”
  • Taylor Swift Is The Top Earning Musician of 2015

    05/06/2016 9:53:02 AM PDT · by rktman · 48 replies
    time.com ^ | 5/5/2016 | Cady Lang
    Between adding to her ever-growing celeb squad and feigning shock at winning yet another award, Taylor Swift is continuing her quest for world domination by claiming the title of top earning musician in 2015. The pop princess topped Billboard‘s Top Money-Makers list for 2015, beating out heavy hitters like Adele and One Direction with a total revenue of $73.5 million. The majority of her earnings for the year came from her wildly successful 1989 World Tour, clocking in at $61.7 million.
  • Van Zandt: Show nixed because N Carolina law is 'evil virus'(springstien)

    04/09/2016 8:15:54 AM PDT · by rktman · 67 replies
    cnsnews.com ^ | 4/8/2016 | unknown
    Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band canceled their North Carolina concert because of the state's new law blocking anti-discrimination rules for the LGBT community, said guitarist Steven Van Zandt, calling it the kind of legislation that's like an "evil virus" spreading around the U.S. Van Zandt told The Associated Press they decided not to perform Sunday in Greensboro because of the law, which requires transgender people to use bathrooms based on their biological sex and bans state lawsuits for any type of workplace discrimination.
  • Sanders Sees Trump Backers as His Allies

    12/27/2015 5:14:30 PM PST · by VinL · 72 replies
    WSJ ^ | 12/27/15 | F.Schwartz
    Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders said Sunday he thinks he can persuade supporters of Republican front-runner Donald Trump to back him in the 2016 race. Mr. Sanders, an Independent senator from Vermont, said on CBS that his message about economic inequality can appeal to Trump backers who are angry about lower wages and job losses. "Many of Trump's supporters are working class people and they are angry," Mr. Sanders said. "What Trump has done successfully, I would say, is take that anger, take that anxiety about terrorism and say to a lot of people in this country, look, the reason...
  • Katy Perry Wants You to Know Your Climate Presence Causes Children to Suffer (Awww)

    12/08/2015 10:08:20 AM PST · by rktman · 72 replies
    newsbusters.org ^ | 12/8/2015 | Erin Aitcheson
    Want to tell people that they are hurting children around the globe? Use a pop star and a fake newscast to soften up the guilt trip. In a video reminiscent of a bad episode of “Who Wore it Better,” pop superstar Katy Perry channeled her inner Anchorman in a burgundy pantsuit while she “forecasted” the climate threat in a video for UNICEF (United Nations Children’s Fund.) UNICEF, a humanitarian program of the UN that provides assistance to mothers and children in developing countries, advocates for a strong legally binding global agreement to be the result of the Paris conference.
  • Car Crash Kills 2 in Korean Girl Band

    09/07/2014 9:29:17 AM PDT · by Enterprise · 26 replies
    Newser ^ | Sept 7, 2014 | Newser Editors
    A second member of the South Korean band Ladies' Code died from injuries sustained from a motor accident, her management said today. Kwon Ri-sae, 23, better known as Rise, died this morning at a hospital in Suwon, just south of Seoul. She had been unconscious after undergoing hours of emergency brain surgery following Wednesday's accident. Fellow band member Go Eun-bi, 22, died shortly after a van carrying the group crashed into a guard rail on a rain-drenched highway near Seoul.
  • Boycott Obama Supporters in Hollowood

    08/06/2011 1:23:41 PM PDT · by Roger-SD · 27 replies
    Impeach Obama Now!! San Diego ^ | 8/6/2011 | roger-sd
    This page is dedicated to all of the Hollywood and other entertainers that supported Barack Obama in 2008 and their cult-like zombie fans that followed them like lemmings in voting for the Messiah. They often hold occult, religious beliefs, similar to Obama, that see the current/traditional American system as being evil, a system that must be overturned, in order to bring on a utopian, socialist system. This is part of the teachings of Black Liberation Theology, the seditious and racist doctrine of Obama’s pseudo-Church in Chicago, Trinity United Church of Christ. See also, the related "Boycott Oprah" page on FaceBook....
  • Travel Like a VIP on a Small Budget in Asia

    04/30/2010 12:29:29 PM PDT · by Niuhuru · 16 replies · 583+ views
    Associated Content ^ | April 30 2010 | Alice Winters
    Rarely are currency exchange rates as good for the American dollar as that of Asian countries. In Asia, the American dollar carries a lot of clout and with the recent devaluation of the USD; it is a good thing that these countries offer an excellent trip for so little cost to Americans.
  • Entertainers put on a show for troops in Southwest Asia

    12/09/2009 3:42:18 PM PST · by SandRat · 3 replies · 327+ views
    Air Force Link ^ | Senior Airman David Dobrydney, USAF
    12/9/2009 - SOUTHWEST ASIA (AFNS) -- A "kid" kept servicemembers entertained for hours here Dec. 6: triple-platinum recording artist Kid Rock. Kid Rock brought his Twisted Brown Trucker Band, along with comedian Carlos Mencia and singer songwriter Jessie James, here as part of Tour for the Troops 2009. The Tour for the Troops 2009 is sponsored by the Air Force Reserve Command. "This is a real concert, just like one that you would get back home from us," Mr. Mencia said. This is the third time Mr. Mencia participated in Tour for the Troops. "I don't feel like it's a...
  • New Pentagon Channel Podcast Brings Troops, Entertainers Together

    02/27/2009 4:34:29 PM PST · by SandRat · 1 replies · 206+ views
    American Forces Press Service ^ | Samantha L. Quigley
    WASHINGTON, Feb. 27, 2009 – The Pentagon Channel is giving troops a chance to get to know their favorite entertainers a little better with a new video podcast called “Command Performance.” The podcast consists of an interactive session with popular entertainers, using questions submitted online by military members and their families. “‘Command Performance’ is designed to reach more of our audience members and is one of the many products the Pentagon Channel produces to keep servicemembers and their families informed and entertained,” Brian Natwick, the channel’s general manager, said. The broad range of questions submitted and the entertainers’ answers...
  • Etta James truly miffed about Obama snub, but was kidding about disliking Beyonce

    02/05/2009 4:35:47 PM PST · by LottieDah · 4 replies · 548+ views
    Etta James truly miffed about Obama snub, but was kidding about disliking Beyonce BY Carrie Melago DAILY NEWS STAFF WRITER Updated Thursday, February 5th 2009, 6:37 PM Etta James and Beyonce at the premiere of "Cadillac Records." Related News Articles Etta James takes shots at Beyoncé and President Obama Beyonce sings 'At Last' for Obamas first presidential dance Etta James classic sung by Beyonce is smash hit at President Obama's ball Singer Etta James says she was only trying to get a laugh when she said she "can't stand" Beyonce and made fun of President Obama's ears during a concert...
  • Entertainers Join Elmo to Help Military Families Find ‘New Normal’

    01/30/2009 4:21:16 PM PST · by SandRat · 2 replies · 232+ views
    American Forces Press Service ^ | Samantha L. Quigley
    WASHINGTON, Jan. 30, 2009 – Sesame Workshop will air a PBS special April 1 aimed at helping military families cope with changes. Actor/singer Queen Latifah and singer John Mayer will join Elmo to present, “Coming Home: Military Families Cope with Change.” The special carries a message for children whose parents suffered a physical or psychological wound in combat. “Rosita’s father is in a wheelchair and [she] talks to Elmo about her feelings,” Barbara Thompson, director of the Defense Department’s Office of Family Policy/Children and Youth, said. “Elmo very graciously says, ‘You need to talk to your dad about that.’”...