[audio src="http://traffic.libsyn.com/democracynow/dn2016-1025-1.mp3"] Legendary civil rights and antiwar activist Tom Hayden died Sunday in Santa Monica, California, after a lengthy illness. He was... This is content summary only. Please visit Planet Waves for full links, other content, and more!
Paul Beatty was on Tuesday named as the first American to win the prestigious Man Booker fiction prize, for “The Sellout,” a biting satire on race relations in the United States. The narrator of “The Sellout,” an African-American called...Show More Summary
The Hill reports: Donald Trump’s campaign manager Kellyanne Conway on Tuesday praised the way the GOP nominee has acted toward his Democratic rival, Hillary Clinton. “He’s incredibly gracious toward her,” Conway said Tuesday on CNN. “But that doesn’t mean he thinks she’d make a good president of the United States. Show More Summary
Rachel Maddow says Donald Trump's interest in poll watching is a nightmare for the Republican Party.
Ohmigod, you guys — Rob Gronkowski is so immature. According to NESN, New England Patriots’ All-Pro tight end Rob Gronkowski did the most Rob Gronkowkian thing you can imagine: titter at the number 69. Related: PHOTOS: How Did We Miss New England Patriots’ Rob Gronkowski’s Perfect Tight End? On Sunday, he caught his second touchdown pass this [...]
Samantha Bee recapped the final presidential debate between Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump, pointing out that Clinton was able to do what 16 Republican primary candidates and the entire GOP establishment couldn’t: “beat this dick-waving… Read The post Samantha Bee: Hillary Beat Trump ‘Like a Little Btch’ in the Final Debate – WATCH appeared first on Towleroad.
President Obama joined Jimmy Kimmel on Monday night and participated in a hilarious edition of Mean Tweets. “Barack Obama dances like how his jeans look.” “Obama is the Nickleback of presidents” Barack Obama… bro, do you even lift!?… Read The post President Obama Responds to Donald Trump’s Mean Tweet on Jimmy Kimmel: WATCH appeared first on Towleroad.
Campaign 2016 updates: Obama's mission - pummel Republicans, elect Clinton Oct. 25, 2016, 5:29 a.m. Donald Trump spends a second day campaigning in Florida on Tuesday. Hillary Clinton also campaigns in Florida. Donald Trump debuts a nightly campaign showA report ties donation from Hillary Clinton...
Kanye West told fans at a concert in Oakland on Sunday that he’ll boycott the Grammys if Frank Ocean isn’t nominated. Ocean missed a deadline for submitting his recent albums Blonde and Endless for Grammy consideration and is out of the r… Read The post Kanye West Says He’ll Boycott Grammys if Frank Ocean Isn’t Nominated: WATCH appeared first on Towleroad.
Ten years ago, the California National Guard enticed thousands of soldiers with bonuses of $15,000 or more if they reenlisted or went to war in Iraq and Afghanistan, and now the Pentagon is demanding that the soldiers pay the money back. The LA Times reports that nearly 10,000 soldiers have been ordered to repay large […]
World Series Chicago Cubs vs. Cleveland Indians Best of seven games Game 1: Tuesday at Cleveland, 5 p.m. Chicago: Lester (19-5, 2.44) Cleveland: Kluber (18-9, 3.14) :: Game 2: Wednesday at Cleveland, 5 p.m. Chicago: Arrieta (18-8, 3.10) Cleveland: Bauer (12-8, 4.26) :: Game 3: Friday at Chicago,...
"You Spin Me Round" singer Pete Burns has died of a heart attack at age 57.
Stumping for Hillary Clinton in Manchester, New Hampshire on Monday, Senator Elizabeth Warren (D-MA) went after Donald Trump and his record of mistreating women. Said Warren, “I’ve got news for you Donald Trump, women have had it with guy… Read The post Elizabeth Warren Eviscerates Donald Trump: ‘Nasty Women Vote!’ – WATCH appeared first on Towleroad.
R.I.P. Jack Chick – Here’s His Top 5 Most Homophobic Religious Tracts Jack T. Chick, the brain behind Chick Tracts, died this Sunday at 92. We celebrate his life's work with our favorite homophobic tracts! Unicorn Booty - Unicorn Booty brings you the best news, pop-culture, and opinions on the web!
Salma Hayek delivered a blistering rebuke to Donald Trump on Monday, calling the Republican presidential nominee a “pathetic” man who creates “only violence and separation.” Speaking on a conference call organized by Hillary Clinton’s...Show More Summary
The Hill reports: Elizabeth Warren has a message for Donald Trump: Nasty women vote — and they’re not voting for you. Warren on Monday turned the tables on the Republican presidential nominee calling Hillary Clinton a “nasty woman” during...Show More Summary
Bust a move in office while you still have a chance, Mr. President. Barack Obama danced with Usher and Janelle Monáe to Drake’s “Hotline Bling” Friday during his last musical night event at the White House. And while we must come toShow More Summary
As expected, this week’s third and final SNL presidential debate provided ample fodder for Kate McKinnon and Alec Baldwin, who were moderated this week by Tom Hanks’s Chris Wallace. “It’s going to be a lot like the third Lord of the Rings… Read The post Hillary Clinton Feasts on Donald Trump in the Third SNL Presidential Debate: WATCH appeared first on Towleroad.
Corey Kluber set a franchise record for strikeouts in a World Series game, Andrew Miller walked through the fire in two scoreless innings and Roberto Perez homered twice in a 6-0 Indians victory over the Cubs in Game 1 at Progressive Field.
Vote Protectors, the anti-voter-fraud group hosted by Donald Trump ally and political dirty trickster Roger Stone, plans to send volunteers to monitor polling places in nine cities with high minority populations on Election Day, Stone said last week. Show More Summary