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These are only the first of several ads meant to make the Republican Party seem "culturally relevant" to "the generation that has their earbuds in and their minds turned off." The post Republicans’ Latest Pitch To Women: Voting Is Just Like Picking A Wedding Dress appeared first on ThinkProgress.
Diddy, or Puff Daddy, or whatever the fuck he’s called now (I vote for “Piffy.”) stopped by Access Hollywood yesterday where he referred to Jennifer Lopez’s ass as a “work of art” before completely writing off Kim Kardashian‘s as nothing special: “ is great. It’s a work of art. It’s something that will go Read More...
The Federal Communications Commission voted to end the sports blackout rule, which kept NFL games off local television if the game didn't sell out. The move doesn't guarantee the league must start allowing those games to get shown, but...Show More Summary
(Props: DTWS via MMAJunkie) Randy Couture's brief run as a television dance-show competitor came to an end last night, as he and partner Karina Smirnoff were voted off Dancing With the Stars season 19 following a mediocre pasodoble performance on week 3. Show More Summary
Paso Doble translates to "double step." Or in this case, "GTFO."
Leading Off: • LA-Sen: Republican Bill Cassidy's new spot is backed up by a $400,000 buy. The ad starts out fine, with three women saying they voted for Democratic Sen. Mary Landrieu in the past but are pissed at her over Obamacare. The...Show More Summary
House Speaker John Boehner (R-Boehner) says he's more than willing to bring Congress back from recess to debate a war resolution against the Islamic State group, but President Barack Obama has to ask. "I'd be happy to," Boehner offered on ABC's "Face the Nation" on Sunday, according to a transcript. Show More Summary
From the moment Mark Reckless got in touch with the Tory whips just ahead of the vote in the Commons on Friday, to indicate that he could not support the government’s bombing of Isil, the Conservative high command were convinced that another defection to Ukip was imminent. Rumours had been swirling for several days that [...]
Chad Griffin’s one of those people whose political judgment seems to be off. The fact is that HRC and I and everybody else were for an inclusive bill in 2007. The issue was we did not have the votes for an inclusive bill. It wasn’t a failure of will. Then the question was, was something […]
After less than a month on the air, Fox’s Utopia has announced how cast members will be voted off the show, changing a previously-announced format by adding the ability for viewers to nominate someone for eviction. Before Fox’s press...Show More Summary
A California school district kicked off Banned Books Week by banning a book from one of its own libraries. The Riverside Unified School District’s book reconsideration committee voted 6-1 on Monday to pull three copies of “The Fault In Our Stars” from the middle school library after a parent...
"Dancing With The Stars" Season 19 just had its first result and elimination week, and the first person voted off was Olympian Lolo Jones.
Last week, Scotland voted to stay with the UK, Alibaba's massive IPO went off without a hitch, and Fed Chair Janet Yellen reminded us there would be "considerable time" between the end of quantitative easing and the beginning of rate...Show More Summary
By Robert Niles: The Epcot International Food & Wine Festival kicks off today at the Walt Disney World Resort. So let's take this as an excuse to talk about eating in theme parks. How much do you eat when you visit a theme park? Obviously,...Show More Summary
US Secession has been the an on again, off again thought fueled by the first secession in the US, the Revolutionary War. Since President Obama’s reelection, and several expansive government programs, the US has been more and more divided and disgusted. Show More Summary
If the Democrats were smart, they'd campaign on this issue alone: "Why vote for the guys who can't even be bothered to come to work?" And they'd run it with a big picture of John Boehner teeing off at the golf course. But they're not that smart. Show More Summary
MSNBC host Rachel Maddow tore into both houses of Congress on Thursday for voting to take another break just as the country’s engagement in another armed conflict is about to escalate. “There’s a reason the American public finds this Congress repellent,” she said....
Get ready, guys. Tears will be flowing this week in The Biggest Loser gym. But first, let's chase down the contestant that was voted off last episode. Andrea is surprised by a secret Bob Harper, who is hiding out in his fitness cave....Show More Summary
As the world watches to see what happens after Scotland's vote for independence from the UK today, one group of Scots may be considering alternative future plans—to break away from Scotland. If Scotland's "yes" campaign wins out, First Minister Alex Salmond shouldn't necessarily bank on citizens in the Shetland...