This week Scott Pruitt gave his first address as the new head of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency. Strikingly absent from his speech: the environment.
On Thursday night, Mike Pence was led to the stage by Mother to deliver us a bunch of #MAGA crap, including that Trump reminded him of Reagan (why is that good), that Obamacare is crap, and that they're going to build a wall, PLUS a random recitation of the Pledge of Allegiance (?), for your enjoyment. Show More Summary
Vice President Mike Pence spoke this evening at CPAC 2017 and during his speech he issued a proclamation to the Conservative Political Action Conference: “Obamacare nightmare is about to end.”
A topless protester burst into a hall where French far-right leader Marine Le Pen had just begun delivering a foreign policy speech on Thursday, shouting "Marine, Pretend Feminist".
Stephen Colbert spent Thursday’s “Late Show” mocking CPAC speakers Steve Bannon and Reince Priebus after their speech. “Contrary to what we know to be true, they get along just fine,” Colbert said about the two men. Priebus told the audience that he’s with Bannon...
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The president’s chief strategist vowed that the “deconstruction of the administrative state” had just begun in a speech at the Conservative Political Action Conference.
Civil unrest has taken over the country since President Donald Trump’s election victory and Republican lawmakers have been hearing from angry voters at their town halls this past week. But some Republicans, including Vice President Mike Pence, are convinced that the constituents — angry about...
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Halle Berry's Oscar win for Monster's Ball made her the first black woman to win best actress and only the second to win an Academy Award since the ceremony's inception in 1929. She gave a heartfelt, emotional speech that still brings...Show More Summary
Add yet another skill to Alexa's repertoire: staunch defense of the First Amendment. Amazon is holding firm and refusing to hand over voice and transcription data recorded by an Echo speaker to prosecutors in Arkansas as part of a murder...Show More Summary
Ashley Carman, reporting for The Verge: Amazon has filed a motion to dismiss a search warrant for recordings from an Echo owned by a suspected murderer. Amazon argues that both its users’ requests to Alexa and the response the company produces are protected under the First Amendment. Show More Summary
(AP) — A California lawmaker was removed from the state Senate floor Thursday after refusing to stop delivering a speech criticizing late state Sen. Tom Hayden for his leadership role in the anti-Vietnam War movement of the 1960s. Many fled South Vietnam and blame the U.S. Show More Summary
COVINGTON, Ky. (AP) — Two demonstrators interrupted Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell's speech before a suit-and-tie crowd Thursday, underscoring protesters' frustrations after three days of limited public appearances that required a ticket to attend.
Betsy DeVos gave a speech to the Conservative Political Action Conference (CPAC), explaining that the programs created by George W. Bush and Barack Obama had failed, and she would replace them with her own ideas. She did not point out that her own ideas have failed too. Show More Summary
“I’m the king of the world! Whooooo!” That line is not, in fact, from President Trump’s Inaugural Address but from James Cameron’s infamous speech at the 1998 Academy Awards, when he won the Best Director prize, for “Titanic.” Ah, 1998. Show More Summary
Should computerized virtual assistants enjoy the same constitutional protections that living, breathing humans do? Amazon thinks so, and it's taking that position in regards to a request by law enforcement for the conversation history of one very important Alexa device. Show More Summary
Actress Meryl Streep, who was famously declared “overrated” by Donald Trump after delivering a politically heated speech last month at the Golden Globes, steered clear of politics this week at another awards celebration. TVWeek Open Mic writer Hillary Atkin says...
"I think part of the job in public service is not just living in your own echo chamber where you talk to your own supporters about their views."
Students' views of bias response teams are mixed.