It seems like just last Friday the White House was invaded by a hairsprayed blonde interloper but in fact it was in 2009 when Real Housewife of D.C. Michaele Salahi and her husband Tareq crashed a State Dinner with Bravo cameras in tow. Read more...
“Step into Tareq Salahi’s house and you’ll pass a framed Washington Post article crowning him a 2009 Person of the Year. … Look closer, though, and you’ll see what’s changed. There’s a Real Housewives of D.C. sticker covering [ex-wife] Michaele’s face, a bronze plaque listing ‘widely unknown facts’ about the White House gatecrashing incident, and, […]
Real Housewives of DC was doomed from the beginning. Bravo’s Andy Cohen attributed the failure of the off-shoot to cast members Michaele and Tareq Salahi, who crashed a White House state dinner, casting a pox on the entire endeavor.Show More Summary
What happens after you crash the White House, get called before Congress, try to revive a failing Virginia winery, claim your estranged-wife was kidnapped, eventually get a divorce, try to run for governor (then Congress) and then scrap all that to run a luxury cruise line? If you’re Tareq Salahi, a happy ending– or so he hopes. Salahi, […]
More good news from those crazy White House crashers! Weeks after Tareq Salahi got engaged, his ex-wife has something to celebrate: Former “Real Housewives of DC” star Michaele Schon (nee Salahi) and her husband, Journey frontman Neal Schon, settled a lawsuit with the city of San Francisco, which the couple said jacked up the fees […]
It looks as if Tareq Salahi’s strange tale is finally getting a happy ending: The former “Real Housewives of D.C.” player who made headlines in 2009 when he and then-wife Michaele Salahi crashed a White House state dinner, is engaged to Virginia businesswoman Lisa Spoden. “‘Escaping’ to a new chapter…,” he posted on his Facebook page, […]
When Michaele and Tareq Salahi crashed a White House state dinner five years ago, President Barack Obama said he "could not have more confidence" in the Secret Service.
Perhaps Tareq Salahi is looking to replace the phrase “former White House crasher” as the descriptor that inevitably precedes his name. With his new gambit — the Front Royal resident claims he’s running for the seat now held by Rep. Eric Cantor (R-Va.) — he seems to be gunning for an alternate nom de guerre: […]
Tareq Salahi’s congressional campaign is off to the races! The White House party crasher and political dabbler debuted a campaign website on Monday, featuring requisite photos of the candidate posing with prominent politicos. He’s running as a Republican – yet he’s showing off an oddly photoshopped pic of himself and former Virginia governors Mark Warner and Tim […]
Tareq Salahi, the guy whose wife tossed him over for a chance at pay-per-view love and glory with a washed-up '80s guitarist, has a new object of his affections: Virginia's 10th congressional district. Virginians may recall Salahi from his tragic failed bid last year to become the commonwealth's governor ; the...
Of course Tareq Salahi is running for Congress. The other half of the White House state dinner crashing couple sent out a statement Tuesday just hours after Virginia’s Rep. Frank Wolf announced he was retiring. This comes, of course, on the heels of ex-wife Michaele Salahi’s wedding Sunday to Journey guitarist Neal Schon. Despite a […]
Tareq Salahi, a former reality TV star who made headlines when he and his then-wife showed up uninvited to a White House dinner in 2009, announced his campaign for Congress Wednesday morning.
Also in the Washington Post: Catching up on Tareq Salahi’s political career: As you recall, the polo-playing former vintner and reality star announced last year he would run for governor of Virginia as a Republican. Then he decided to opt … Continue reading ?
And now it’s come to this: The Salahis’ Oasis Winery, once one of the most popular in Northern Virginia, is scheduled to be sold at a foreclosure auction next month. Once the social launching pad for Tareq and Michaele Salahi, … Continue reading ?
By Jessica Ravitz, CNN (CNN) – Move over, Tareq and Michaele Salahi, the Virginia couple who famously – or infamously – crashed President Obama’s first White House state dinner. There’s a new impostor posing with dignitaries, and he set his sights on an even more coveted gathering. Meet Ralph Napierski, a German self-declared bishop who [...]
Tareq Salahi is finally moving on... dog-wise, at least. Dog sources tell TMZ... the famed White House crasher has replaced his beloved Doberman Pinscher with... another Dobie.You'll recall... Tareq formerly shared a Doberman named Rio…
Other interesting stories in The Washington Post: The obituary of Pauline Phillips, aka Abigail Van Buren, aka Dear Abby offers many delights, most involving her twin sister/rival advice columnist/best friend Esther Lederer, aka Ann Landers. Show More Summary
It seems that wherever Tareq Salahi goes, controversy is sure to follow. After gaining notoriety with ex-wife Michaele for gatecrashing a White House State Dinner, he has faced financial ruin… READ ON
Other interesting stories in The Washington Post: Tareq Salahi has dropped out of the Virginia GOP nomination convention but still plans to run for governor as an independent. “That’s the best way I can win this race, not going to the convention,” the legendary White House crasher told our colleague Errin Haines. Show More Summary
White House party crasher, former reality star and perennial fame whore Tareq Salahi is running for Governor of Virginia as an "independent Republican." Salahi said back in April that he planned to run for governor and seek the Republican...Show More Summary