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Axios celebrates one-year anniversary with a party featuring some possible 2020 candidates

The party marking the one-year anniversary of media company Axios on Thursday night was like one of the upstart news organization’s morning newsletters come to life: packed with bold-face political and media types, plenty of insidery buzz about the news of the day (if you had to ask what “the CR” is, you should have […]

Because you asked: Hulk Hogan isn’t running for U.S. Senate — for now

In other “B-list celebrities who’ve decided against running for public office” news, Hulk Hogan (born Terry Bollea) just added his name to the “no” column — for now. In an interview with TMZ, the 64-year-old former WWE champ said that despite being constantly hounded to run, it’s a “flat-out no” from him. “Brother, I don’t want to […]

Nancy Pelosi is going to be a guest judge on ‘RuPaul’s Drag Race All-Stars’

She might be more familiar with democracy, but top House Democrat Nancy Pelosi is soon going to show her expertise on a certain kind of monarchy: The California Dem is slated to appear as a guest judge on RuPaul’s drag-queen competition show “Drag Race All Stars.” Yep, the former House Speaker will be sizing up the […]

The Obamas celebrated Michelle’s birthday at a restaurant so hot, it’s not even open to the public yet

Hey, isn’t that.?.?. former president Barack Obama and former first lady Michelle Obama, celebrating the former FLOTUS’s birthday at the uber-hip A Rake’s Progress in the Line hotel in Adams Morgan? Just another way the Obamas are cooler than we are: The eatery, the latest from chef Spike Gjerde of Baltimore’s Woodberry Kitchen fame, is […]

Of course, there’s a ‘Fire and Fury’ TV series in the works

Let the armchair casting begin! “Fire and Fury,” journalist Michael Wolff’s bombshell of a book about dysfunction inside the Trump administration might be heading to the small screen — production company Endeavor Content bought the TV and film rights and plans to turn the bestseller into a TV series. The deal was said to be worth “in […]

Beyoncé-quoting pundit Angela Rye to host her own political show on BET

Get ready for the perfect blend of “Lemonade” and political tea-spilling: Angela Rye, the Beyoncé-quoting cable news commentator, is set to headline her own show on BET. Rye, a fixture on CNN, will host and executive-produce a quarterly show tentatively titled “Angela Rye’s State of the Union,” according to the website Blavity. “Working with BET always provides a […]

A new poll shows Oprah Winfrey with a slight lead over Trump in a 2020 matchup

President Trump seemed confident he could trounce Oprah Winfrey in 2020, if the TV host-turned-media mogul were to drop her designer hat into the political ring. But a new poll suggests otherwise: Oprah would beat Trump by 40 percent to 38 percent, according to the data collected by the Morning Consult and Politico. Not that she should start […]

Tiffany Trump is the flower girl at a very unconventional Vegas wedding

As a 23-year-old law student, first daughter Tiffany Trump is a little old to play the role of flower girl in a traditional wedding ceremony. But basically nothing about the nuptials that the younger daughter of President Trump participated in over the weekend could be considered typical. The venue was just the start: Tiffany Trump’s […]

Trump’s vulgar word — almost — made its way into a Folger Theatre performance

Late-night comics aren’t the only ones capable of mining President Trump’s material for laughs. Trump’s vulgar remark about the countries from which some immigrants may come, made in a private meeting last week with lawmakers, quickly found its way into an unlikely venue: a performance at the Folger Theatre. In “The Way of the World,” a […]

Host Anthony Anderson takes jab at Omarosa at the NAACP Image Awards

Omarosa Manigault Newman, whose exit from the White House made headlines last month, might be gone but definitely hasn’t been forgotten. On Monday night, actor and comedian Anthony Anderson got in a dig directed at the former White House staffer during the 49th annual NAACP Image Awards. “Even Taylor Swift and Kanye West agree they hate Omarosa,” […]

Reality TV’s Judge Mathis won’t run for office — yet

Well, that’s one less reality star in Washington. Judge Greg Mathis, who you might recognize from his long-running courtroom series “Judge Mathis,” has decided against a life in Congress — for now. The 57-year-old native Detroiter said he had been asked to throw his hat in the ring for the seat left vacant by former U.S. representative […]

‘Homeland’ showrunner Alex Gansa on the show’s future and what he has in common with President Trump

The gritty spy thriller “Homeland” has a way of incorporating very real elements — like the fake-news phenomenon, tension between a president and the intelligence community, and the war on terror — into its high-drama story lines. The show’s seventh and penultimate season, which premieres Feb. 11 on Showtime, looks like more of the same ripped-from-the-cable-chyrons […]

The Scene: The Russia Ball

The Russian Ball turned up in 2018. While past years had moments mired in pomp, this year’s fete was decidedly looser and just plain fun. Guests entered a cinematic fantasy of Russian classicism — one of elegance, opulence and grace — in what is said to be the most beautiful ballroom in the city, at […]

Mark Wahlberg donates $1.5 salary to anti-sexual harassment group #TimesUp

Walberg became the center of controversy when it was revealed that his co-star, Michelle Williams, earned only $1,000 for reshooting scenes for “All the Money in the World".

Obama admits he has ‘dad moves’ in new interview with David Letterman

Former president Barack Obama has some solid advice for dads dancing on the edge of embarrassing their daughters: “Stay in the pocket.” In his first sit-down post his presidency, Obama, who admitted to having “dad moves,” divulged that one time he was on stage with music legend Prince and managed to keep his cool and not […]

Former RNC chief Michael Steele to Oprah: ‘Call me!’

If Oprah Winfrey does decide to challenge President Trump in 2020, she’ll clearly have no shortage of help. For starters, her dear pals, former president Barack Obama and first lady Michelle Obama, have some pretty deep contact lists. And people are apparently already clamoring to be her campaign manager, according to her bestie, ABC’s Gayle […]

Melania Trump is staffing up with three new hires

First lady Melania Trump is beefing up her staff, adding three new hires from inside her husband’s administration. Coming on board are Reagan Thompson, a former staffer with the National Security Council’s Middle East Directorate, as...Show More Summary

Huma Abedin and Anthony Weiner to settle divorce out of court

This post has been updated. Huma Abedin and Anthony Weiner’s divorce can be called a lot of things: “Messy” comes to mind, and definitely “sordid.” One thing it can’t be labeled now? Public. The couple withdrew the proceeding from the New York court where it was being heard, the New York Post reported Wednesday. But […]

Kanye West visits African American Museum

Hey, isn’t that.?.?. rapper-designer-reality TV star Kanye West, touring the National Museum of African American History and Culture on Monday? Yeezy (dressed in stylish-tourist mode in a dark hoodie) took in the exhibits alongside his dad, Ray West, and daughter, North. Museum director Lonnie Bunch greeted the party before they went on a tour, a spokeswoman […]

Socialite Jacqueline Kent Cooke tells her side of the story in purse assault case

Jacqueline Kent Cooke says this was all just a big misunderstanding. The 29-year-old daughter of former Redskins owner Jack Kent Cooke was arrested last week for allegedly assaulting Matthew Haberkorn, a 52-year-old attorney, with a glass...Show More Summary

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