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  • Hillary Clinton still blaming press, Russia, FBI

    05/29/2017 5:36:06 PM PDT · by markomalley · 32 replies
    Washington Times ^ | 5/29/17 | Cheryl Crumley
    Hillary Clinton, who lost the presidential election, just can’t quite seem to get it through her head — that she lost the presidential election. In a recent interview with New York Magazine, she told the writer she should’ve won — she would’ve won — had it not been for those dang, pesky Russians. Her words: “I would have won had I not been subjected to the unprecedented attacks by [former FBI chief James] Comey and the Russians, aided and abetted by the suppression of the vote, particularly in Wisconsin,” where I didn’t bother to campaign. Oops — that last was...
  • Ronald Reagan's Son: Donald Trump Campaign Is A Joke, Absurdity, And 'Embarrassment' To GOP | MSNBC

    12/07/2016 1:53:04 PM PST · by johnk · 80 replies
    MSNBC ^ | 6/7/2016 | MSNBC
    Ron Reagan Jr. comments on Donald Trump. Must see.
  • Republican Consultant: I won't vote for Trump in the General Election

    11/26/2015 9:10:46 AM PST · by Kazan · 162 replies
    Twitter ^ | 11/26/2015 | Cheri Jacobus
    Cheri Jacobus ā€¸@CheriJacobus I will not vote for @realDonaldTrump under any circumstances in the primary OR general election I will write in a real Republican.
  • KRS-One Will Sue Radio Stations If They Play His Music

    09/14/2013 9:21:19 AM PDT · by raccoonradio · 89 replies
    XXL Mag ^ | 9/13/13 | B.J. Steiner
    In a recent interview with whomag.net, KRS-One explained why his music is never played on mainstream radio stations. Apparently, KRS-One will sue radio stations if they play his music. “If the radio ever played my music, I would sue them,” KRS-One told whomag.net “And they know it, which is why they don’t play my music. If you play KRS, I’ll sue you. Straight up. I don’t even want my music on mainstream radio. They don’t deserve it. They destroy careers.” Elaborating further, KRS-One explained why he never felt the need to crossover with mainstream audiences. “Here’s a secret,” KRS explained....
  • They're all out: 33 miners raised safely in Chile

    10/13/2010 8:45:33 PM PDT · by malkee · 25 replies
    Yahoo ^ | October 13 2010 | Michael Warren
    SAN JOSE MINE, Chile – The last of the Chilean miners, the foreman who held them together when they were feared lost, was raised from the depths of the earth Wednesday night — a joyous ending to a 69-day ordeal that riveted the world. No one has ever been trapped so long and survived. Luis Urzua ascended smoothly through 2,000 feet of rock, completing a 22 1/2-hour rescue operation that unfolded with remarkable speed and flawless execution. Before a jubilant crowd of about 2,000 people, he became the 33rd miner to be rescued. "We have done what the entire world...
  • Barack Obama 'listens to hip hop in the gym', says Jay Z

    02/19/2010 2:27:12 AM PST · by dennisw · 50 replies · 1,229+ views
    telegraph.co.uk ^ | Published: 7:27AM GMT 19 Feb 2010
    Jay Z, the American hip hop artist, has told how Barack Obama likes to play his expletive-laden songs while exercising in the gym. He said that the US President had his Blueprint 3 album playing during a recent telephone conversation. Jay Z, 40, who is married to Beyoncé, said he had even been invited to the White House on several occasions He said: "Barack loves hip hop, when I called him he was playing Blueprint in the gym." Jay Z made the claims during an interview for Jonathan Ross's Friday night show on BBC One, according to The Mirror. He...
  • Honore: U.S. military should have reached Haiti sooner

    01/16/2010 11:53:53 AM PST · by Red in Blue PA · 44 replies · 1,416+ views
    CNN ^ | 1/16/2010 | Staff
    Washington (CNN) -- The retired general who took charge of relief efforts in New Orleans, Louisiana, after Hurricane Katrina said Thursday that the U.S. military should have arrived in earthquake-devastated Haiti 24 hours earlier. "The good Samaritans who moved early on the first day are to be applauded. They made a difference," said Lt. Gen. Russel Honore, a CNN contributor. "What we've got to do now is get the heavy equipment in. I thought the U.S. military could have been there a day earlier. They're on the ground now, and they have a brigade en route, and that's going to...
  • (actress) Michelle Rodriguez on trash duty

    01/07/2009 3:01:19 PM PST · by Perdogg · 31 replies · 22,460+ views
    Examiner ^ | January 6, 4:44 PM | by Tiffany Warner, LA Celebrity Gossip Examiner
    I’m sure this isn’t exactly how actress Michelle Rodriguez wants to be spotted in Hollywood; picking up trash.
  • Oscar Ceremony Not So Golden With Ratings

    02/25/2008 2:09:47 PM PST · by Zuben Elgenubi · 25 replies · 548+ views
    CNBC.com ^ | February 25, 2008 | CNBC staff
    Oscar Ceremony Not So Golden With Ratings Posted By:Julia Boorstin Topics:Advertising | Movies & Film Studios | Television | Media Sectors:Media Companies:Walt Disney CoThe preliminary ratings numbers are out and Nielsen Media Research is saying that ratings for the Academy Awards telecast last night were some 14 percent lower than the least-watched ceremony ever, which was 2003, when 33 million people watched. And these preliminary ratings are also 21 percent lower than last year. Advertisers look to the Oscars, nicknamed "the Super Bowl for women" to reach a mass audience of more affluent women. Last year 40 million people watched...
  • Fergie: I was a lesbian

    04/03/2007 4:02:59 AM PDT · by JohnSheppard · 14 replies · 968+ views
    The Mirror ^ | 04/02/2007
    SEXY Black Eyed Peas singer Fergie has admitted to a series of lesbian flings. Fergie, 31, said she rebelled against a Catholic upbringing and went on a wild sex and drugs spree when she got to 18. She added: "I have had lesbian experiences in the past. I won't say how many men I've had sex with - but I am a very sexual person. Advertisement "When I was going through my out-of-control phase, I could have got into very dangerous situations." Fergie, real name Stacy Ferguson, also got drawn into Los Angeles' sordid drug and gang culture. She added:...
  • Marilyn Manson Dating Evan Rachel Wood (Marilyn Manson, 38, Drops Wife for 19-Year-Old Actress)

    01/10/2007 10:28:54 AM PST · by Perdogg · 20 replies · 2,121+ views
    People ^ | JANUARY 09, 2007 11:00 PM EST | By Ken Lee
    Rocker Marilyn Manson is romantically involved with 19-year-old actress Evan Rachel Wood, sources close to the situation tell PEOPLE. The sources say his relationship with the Thirteen actress was a factor in the Dec. 29 divorce filing by Dita Von Teese, 34, Manson's wife of one year. "Dita is heartbroken, she didn't see this coming," says a source close to the burlesque dancer and MAC cosmetics model. "His partying contributed to the split as well."
  • Kitty Kelley to write Oprah biography

    12/13/2006 8:19:48 PM PST · by My Favorite Headache · 19 replies · 902+ views
    Reuters ^ | December 13, 2006
    Kitty Kelley to write Oprah biography Wed Dec 13, NEW YORK (Reuters) - Kitty Kelley, the best-selling biographer known for dishing dirt on her subjects, is taking on one of America's most loved celebrities -- Oprah Winfrey. ADVERTISEMENT Crown Publishers, an imprint of Random House, said on Wednesday it will publish the upcoming biography of Winfrey by Kelley, who has already tackled the Bush family, the British royals, Nancy Reagan and Frank Sinatra and has been credited with inventing the unauthorized, unflattering biography. "Oprah Winfrey has fascinated me for many years," Kelley said in a statement. "As a woman, she...
  • Historians Blast Dunst's Marie Antoinette

    10/03/2006 7:46:16 PM PDT · by paudio · 74 replies · 4,664+ views
    imdb.com ^ | 10/3/06
    Actress Kirsten Dunst has come under fire from historians for her "frightful" interpretation of tragic French queen Marie Antoinette. Dunst plays the 18th Century monarch in Sofia Coppola's racy new biopic, which was booed by critics at this year's Cannes Film Festival. Now her overtly sexual performance has been attacked by France's Marie Antoinette Association as well, who insists the queen's bedroom antics are not factually based. The association's president Michele Lorin says, "I've seen the trailer for the film on the internet. It is a fright. We've spent years trying to convince people that the queen was not just...
  • Miss Cleo plays the lesbian card

    09/25/2006 2:18:17 PM PDT · by pissant · 23 replies · 419+ views
    UPI ^ | 9/25/06 | staff
    NEW YORK, Sept. 25 (UPI) -- Late-night psychic Miss Cleo has come out of the closet and announced that she is a lesbian. The former card-reading infomercial queen whose catch-phrase "The cards never lie" made her a TV fixture, told The Advocate that her godson's homosexuality prompted her to make her own announcement. "He was afraid of nothing and I thought, 'I can't be a hypocrite. This boy is going to force me to put my money where my mouth is,'" said Jamaica-born Miss Cleo, whose real name is Youree Dell CleomiliHarris. The New York Daily News said Monday that...
  • Problems Alleged in Execution of Crips Co-Founder

    09/16/2006 9:24:38 AM PDT · by mcg2000 · 145 replies · 3,229+ views
    streetgangs.com via LA Times ^ | September 6, 2006 | Henry Weinstein
    Lawyers for another condemned inmate say Stanley Tookie Williams may have felt horrible pain. Prison officials allowed the execution of convicted murderer Stanley Tookie Williams to proceed, even though a nurse had failed to hook up a backup intravenous line minutes before authorities delivered the lethal injection drugs, according to court filings made public Tuesday. Defense attorneys for a man on death row at San Quentin cited the problem as part of a legal challenge to California's lethal injection procedure. Later this month, U.S. District Judge Jeremy Fogel in San Jose will hear the challenge, which asserts that condemned prisoners...
  • P OFF DIDDY! [actual headline]

    09/10/2006 9:10:12 PM PDT · by Huntress · 3 replies · 248+ views
    News of the World ^ | 9/10/06 | Unattributed
    HIP HOP bad boy 50 CENT has threatened to kill rival P DIDDY in a new song—sparking a FIDDY/DIDDY rap war. I can reveal the fresh "beef" comes after a deal between the two over the signing of superstar MA$E went rotten. As a result 50 Cent has hit out against Diddy in a remix of his song Hip Hop where he is heard screaming: "**** you, n****/I want 50,000 before I really service your a***, n****." But P Diddy won't take it lying down and in a yet-to-be-released track off his new album Press Play, he taunts Fiddy: "I'm...
  • EDDIE MURPHY TO MARRY EX SPICE GIRL

    08/27/2006 12:29:17 PM PDT · by Clintonfatigued · 9 replies · 727+ views
    Eurweb ^ | July 21, 2006
    *It looks like Eddie Murphy and Melanie Brown, AKA: "Scary Spice" and Mel B, are feeling each other so much that they are going to go all the way. Reports say the actor/comedian, 45, and the former Spice Girls singer, 31, have scheduled their nuptials for this September. The so-called "dream wedding" is scheduled to be held at the historic Roosevelt Hotel in Hollywood.
  • Americans Stew Over Slow U.S. Evacuation

    07/19/2006 11:33:37 AM PDT · by don'tspeak4me · 198 replies · 3,658+ views
    Associated Press ^ | Wednesday, July 19, 2006 | Hamza Hendawi and Zeina Karam
    BEIRUT, Lebanon - Jonathan Chakhtoura, a 19-year-old Lebanese-American, is eager to escape the outbreak of Mideast fighting here. But he says he's extremely disappointed with the way U.S. authorities have handled the evacuation. "Every time I call to see what's going on the lines are busy," he said of the U.S. Embassy. "When they answer, they say they don't know," said Chakhtoura, who wants to be back in Boston before his fashion design classes start Sept. 6. "A lot of people don't know what is going on. There is so much confusion. If it's security they are worried about, then...
  • U.S. Rescue Bogs Down in Lebanon

    07/18/2006 12:46:21 AM PDT · by rebel_yell2 · 1,408 replies · 30,735+ views
    LATimes ^ | July 18, 2006 | Megan K. Stack
    BEIRUT — Thousands of Americans whose vacations and business trips to Lebanon have degenerated with sickening speed into stints in a battle zone remained stranded here under Israeli bombardment Monday, their frustration and anger mounting because the U.S. government hasn't gotten them out faster. Waiting around Beirut with bags packed and fingers crossed, U.S. citizens derided the embassy for busy phone lines, a lack of information and gnawing uncertainty over when and whether they will get out. Hundreds were expected to be shipped to Cyprus today, but how long the full evacuation will take remains uncertain.
  • Zarqawi beaten to death, 'witnesses' say

    06/11/2006 10:53:48 PM PDT · by LibWhacker · 149 replies · 3,569+ views
    Two British newspapers report Al Qaeda in Iraq leader Abu Musab al-Zarqawi may have have been beaten to death by US forces following the air strike on his house. The Observer and the Sunday Times both carry reports on events leading up to Zarqawi's death on Wednesday, citing apparent witnesses to the immediate aftermath of the attack. In a two-page report, the Observer says that although the claims have not been confirmed, revelations of revenge killings by US troops "means it cannot be discounted". It quotes one man as saying US soldiers pulled a man resembling Zarqawi from an ambulance...