Nelson Shanks, who painted portraits of prominent leaders and who stirred a controversy this year when he revealed that he included a subtle reference to Monica Lewinsky in his painting of President Bill Clinton at the National Portrait Gallery, died Aug. 28 at his home in Andalusia, Pa. He was 77.Read full article >>
In his portrait of Bill Clinton, Mr. Shanks included a shadow representing Monica Lewinsky’s blue dress.
“She is trying to run a campaign as her own woman when she originally got elected by being Bill Clinton's kept woman.”A listener to my radio last night suggested that in New York City you can tell who Hillary Clinton's staffers are because nearby dogs would rather sniff their noses than other dogs' butts. Show More Summary
Today marks my 15th year at the Tax Foundation. Looking back, the world was different when I started: people still had dialup internet, Bill Clinton was president, and the Tax Foundation was just seven people in a small office. Now we have a staff of 24 (and growing). Show More Summary
From the September 1 edition of Fox News' Outnumbered: Previously: Conservative Men: Hillary Clinton Would Be Nothing "If She Hadn't Married The Guy" Fox's Andrea Tantaros: Hillary Clinton Has Gotten Ahead By "Play[ing] The Victim"
Meet the Press host Chuck Todd discussed the Hillary Clinton email scandal on the Today show. He told co-host Willie Geist that Bill Clinton is annoyed that more party surrogates aren’t rushing to defend Hillary from the email scandal that has sent her poll numbers downward and threatens the viability of her presidential campaign: GEIST: The […]
Cutter is the Democratic Party’s not-so-secret weapon. She was Obama’s deputy campaign manager in 2012 and today runs a digital strategy firm. She’s done image rehab and coaching for the likes of Bill Clinton, Michelle Obama, and Sonia Sotomayor. Show More Summary
Sidney Blumenthal sent a lot of anti-Israel articles written by his son Max: A former aide to President Bill Clinton regularly sent articles decrying Israeli leadership to Hillary Clinton when she served as secretary of state, a new batch of emails released by the State Department revealed Monday evening. Sidney Blumenthal, who appears to have […]
Bill Clinton told New Orleans to celebrate, because they’ve “earned it.” New Orleans, however, is not a city that needs the orders of a former president as an excuse to celebrate. Clinton gave the keynote speech at the Katrina 10 Power of Community Commemoration on Saturday at the Smoothie King Center. Show More Summary
Wikipedia may look smooth on the outside, but just below the surface there is an ongoing war over how certain people and events are going to be remembered. That war involves small edits made, sometimes over and over again, by the site's most passionate users. Show More Summary
As the Free Beacon reported:
Submitted by Mike Krieger via Liberty Blitzkrieg blog, With each passing day, it become clearer and clearer just what a crumbling charade of greed, cronyism and phony humanitarianism the Clinton family really is. In the latest revelation,...Show More Summary
Bush enjoyed sympathetic audiences in New Orleans and Mississippi on Friday as he returned to the region where Hurricane Katrina sank his popularity 10 years ago. Congresswoman Nancy Pelosi and New Orleans Mayor Mitch Landrieu joined in a musical procession at the Katrina Memorial, where they laid a wreath and listened to musicians and singers
In the movie world you would not expect a smallish screening for a movie like Rock the Kasbah to have a night like this, but Bill Murray has great karma. Rock legends turned out in East Hampton Friday night: Sir Paul McCartney, Bruce Springsteen, Jon Bon Jovi, to start. Show More Summary
Hey, Bill has to pay the bills, right? That’s why he asked the State Department if he had the green light to deliver some speeches to North Korea...
DOES HILLARY CLINTON THINK BILL CLINTON’S PRESIDENCY WAS A DISASTER? That’s a quite a needle she’s going to have to thread — appealing to moderate voters by running on the happy fun time memories of the 1990s, while denouncing all of her husband’s relatively centrist policies that helped make them happen, in order to placate […]
Emails show speeches could have netted big payday
On the Friday morning network newscasts, CBS This Morning and NBC’s Today showed no interest in picking up on an ABC News report that former President Bill Clinton sought approval from his wife’s State Department for speeches that involved African dictators and North Korea with the speaking fee for the former engagement worth $650,000.
Former President Bill Clinton once sought information from Hillary Clinton's State Department about speaking invitations "related to two of the most repressive countries in the world," ABC News reported Friday. According to the report, Bill Clinton's team wanted feedback three years ago on two potential paid speeches. Show More Summary
Bill Clinton sought approval from his wife Hillary Clinton's State Department for paid speeches tied to the repressive regimes of the Democratic Republic of the Congo and North Korea.