As a card-carrying millennial, I wait with anticipation for February 27, when I can binge-watch the entire third season of House of Cards on my parents' Netflix account. My generation, cynical of politics, is fixated with the manipulative, calculating Frank Underwood, a modern day Willie Stark. Show More Summary
Dulé Hill will return to the dramatic arena from whence he came to co-star in CBS’s pilot Doubt. Fans probably know Hill as the co-star of the USA comedy Psych, but his breakout role was Charlie Young, personal aide to the president, on The West Wing. Show More Summary
SoundCloud Via Right Wing Watch, here's former Rep. Allen West on religious right radio show "Trunews," agreeing with host Rick Wiles that President Obama is an Islamist enemy of the United States. Following Wiles's claim that "the reason the Obama administration cannot identify the enemy is because they are the enemy,"...
On Tuesday night, Martin Sheen, who will always be known inside the loop as President Josiah Bartlet (the character he played for seven seasons on the OG poli-drama “The West Wing”), graded the guys who’ve had his job. You know, in real life. President Ronald Reagan’s policies got a big thumbs-down. Sheen, speaking at a Smithsonian Associates-sponsored talk, […]
The president’s prospects for advancing his agenda depend in part on whether he can retain top talent at the White House and bring in some fresh legs to finish out his second term.
In other news from the right wing Idiocracy now running the state down in Charleston, we have this: A year after a toxic leak contaminated drinking water for 300,000 residents, West Virginia lawmakers are considering a series of proposals that would weaken a new chemical tank safety law, remove stronger pollution protections for streams across [Read more...]
The Australian War Memorial in Canberra tells us that since the opening of the Memorial in 1941, the First World War Galleries have undergone several major changes. The modernised galleries now occupy the entire west wing of the Memorial’s...Show More Summary
Actor Joshua Malina, who spent five years as Will Bailey on The West Wing, before taking on the role of David Rosen on Scandal, noticed a word from President Barack Obama's new interview with Vox that just seemed to rub him the wrong way. He tweeted his displeasure with the comment Monday evening.
An editor for anti-gay Christian website claims that “tenacious sodomite tools of the devil” are working overtime promoting same sex marriage in the U.S. with the goal of creating a “Sodom West”, according to Right Wing Watch. BarbWire content editor Gina Miller issued a...
Two of the president's top political strategists — Dan Pfeiffer and Jennifer Palmieri — announced that they were leaving the West Wing.
Forget the hot wings and bowls of chili, this Super Bowl is all about the waffles. Kim Kardashian and Kanye West arrived in Arizona on Saturday ahead of Super Bowl Sunday, and after taking adorable photos with North West, the two met...Show More Summary
The "West Wing" producer talks about his work, his mission and the first time he saw Alison Janney do “The Jackal"
Wednesday was the second year in a row that the White House observed #BigBlockOfCheeseDay, and this year, they hosted a virtual open house.
One of my favorite scenes from “The West Wing” tackles the serious subject of inappropriate laughter. CJ and team are meeting with a disgruntled DAR dowager to smooth her ruffled feathers prior to an event, and CJ cracks up at the most inopportune moment: That happens to me sometimes. Not very often, thank dog, but [Read more...] This space reserved for your ad.
Top White House officials are taking questions from the public Wednesday via social media in the second annual Big Block of Cheese Day, described by the Obama administration as being "feta than ever."
From The West Wing to the wooly mammoth: American democracy's most famous dairy product, fact-checked.
EXCLUSIVE: Another well known U.S. actor is crossing the pond to topline a British series. We’ve learned that Parks & Recreation and The West Wing alum Rob Lowe will star in Apocalypse Slough, the 10-part series ordered earlier thisShow More Summary
Welcome back to a holiday shortened work week. By the time you read this, I will be winging West to Seattle, but no worries: We have your hand curated morning train reads ready to go: • Barron’s Roundtable: Masters of the Game (Barron’s) • The State of the Economy, in Eight Charts (Real Time Economics) see...Read More
It’s been almost nine years since The West Wing left the airwaves, yet nostalgia for Aaron Sorkin’s political fantasy remains as strong as ever. And no one knows that better than the real-life White House, which makes a point of reuniting...Show More Summary
Closely sandwiched between neighboring buildings on the east and west sides, the Queenscliff House uses large fin walls to provide privacy for the upper level bedroom wing. The wedge-shaped home widens at the rear of the home, which creates the opportunity