It appears Tom Hanks and Oprah are unavailable and so, speaking to a small group of reporters tonight, Vice-President Jo Biden announced that he is going to run for President in 2020. Despite formally announcing in October 2015 that "the window had closed on mountaing a realistic campaign for president," CNBC reports that Biden said "Yeah, I am. I am going to run in 2020," when asked if he would run for office again. When asked what role he would run for, the 74-year-old vice president responded: "For president. And also, you know so, what the hell man, anyway." The
Madonna felt ´like someone died´ after Donald Trump´s shocking presidential victory - and now feels betrayed by women who voted for him. The pop star bashed the president-elect in an interview with Billboard published Monday. She spoke to the magazine ahead of an auction and show she held in Miami over the weekend, during which she further slammed Trump on stage. Madonna, who had promised sexual favors to those who would vote for Hillary Clinton, said she wanted to ´rain on Trump´s parade´ and supports women who plan to march in Washington, DC the day after his inauguration in January.
Obama-endorsing Oprah Winfrey will interview First Lady Michelle Obama for the last time inside the White House in a new primetime special for CBS, the network announced Monday. First Lady Michelle Obama Says Farewell to the White House – An Oprah Winfrey Special will air Monday, December 19 at 8 pm Eastern time. The taped special will include the usual smoochy softball topics: Mrs. Obama’s eight years as First Lady, her plans for the future, and her hopes for the Obama legacy. It probably wouldn´t be any stronger an interview if CBS put its in-house Obama fan/Oprah pal Gayle King to
Clinton ally and liberal Super PAC operator David Brock told reporters Tuesday that he plans to create a new outlet designed to serve as a counterpoint to alt-right website Breitbart. Brock purchased liberal website BlueNationReview in 2015, rebranding it in 2016 as “ShareBlue.” ShareBlue, he said Tuesday, would be the “Breitbart of the left…” so long as the financial contributions kept pouring. Brock also confirmed earlier reports that he plan to shift the focus of Media Matters for America away from Fox News and more towards attacking the alt-right and fake news. “A lot of garbage came spewing out of Facebook, and
Michelle Obama blended into the halls of the White House with an off-the-shoulder gown that bore a striking resemblance to the Christmas trees adorned with tinsel and metallic ornaments. The First Lady joined President Barack Obama for their final Kennedy Center Honors gala on Sunday night, wearing the custom pink and green brocade gown with a beaded bow at the waist. Michelle, who is known for sending a diplomatic message with her sartorial choices, opted for the Italian brand Gucci the same night the Mediterranean country held a referendum on constitutional reforms. (Photos) Italy voted against the reforms and rejected
LeBron James and a few of his teammates on the NBA champion Cleveland Cavaliers are refusing to stay at a New York hotel that bears the name of President-elect Donald Trump. The Cavs, who are due in Manhattan to play the New York Knicks at Madison Square Garden on Wednesday, are making arrangements to stay at a different hotel. Initially, the team´s management had booked rooms in advance at Trump Soho in downtown Manhattan, according to Associated Press. Trump does not own Trump Soho, but the hotel – like dozens of other properties with the word ´Trump´ in its title
White House press secretary Josh Earnest encouraged President-elect Trump on Monday to take advantage of the "expertise and advice" of career diplomats at the State Department as the controversy surrounding the incoming president´s recent call to Taiwan continues to boil over. "Whenever you are talking about the president-elect interacting with foreign leaders, it´s incredibly important. It has profound consequences for our country and for our national interests around the world," Earnest said in response to a reporter´s question about whether Trump is "winging" his discussions with foreign leaders. "Last week, we had some conversations about a conversation the president-elect had