Polling shows that Hamas's popularity has spiked across Palestine with 61 percent saying the same strategy of militant resistance should be adopted in the West Bank. Israelis, meantime, have shifted right, more supporting settlements leader Naftali Bennett, who makes sitting P.M. Netanyahu look like a centrist
Kanye West has made mention several times in the past that he wanted to get into acting. More specifically, West has been mumbling about being in a “laugh out loud” comedy flick. The inspiration may have come from his cameo appearance in Will Ferrell’s Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues last year. Will Ferrell told ContactMusic
~.~ A month ago, the oldest living female World War II veteran visited the White House and got a warm welcome from President Obama and Vice President Biden. (Below) Vice President Joe Biden greets Lucy Coffey in his West Wing Office, July 25, 2014. (Official White House Photo by Lawrence Jackson) Lucy Coffey, now 108, [...]
A month ago, the oldest living female World War II veteran visited the White House and got a warm welcome from President Obama and Vice President Biden. Vice President Joe Biden greets Lucy Coffey in his West Wing Office, July 25, 2014. Show More Summary
From working behind the scenes in Aaron Sorkin‘s “West Wing,” to a congressional run, to viral video host, like DC politicians, Beth Troutman‘s career has evolved. “When you have experiences that you’re open to, it kind of informs you...Show More Summary
Allison Janney has four Emmy Awards for her work on "The West Wing," but she's added two more trophies to her collection for her 2014 wins. The "Mom" star tells reporters backstage after her Outstanding Supporting Actress in a Comedy...Show More Summary
As West Africa is engulfed in the worst Ebola outbreak since the illness was discovered in 1976, some right wing Congressman are using the crisis to find something else to blame on illegals coming across the southern border. Congressman Louie Gihmert (R-Tex) led the charge by saying he feared “undocumented Democrats” were crossing the border [...]
Aug. 21, 1959: Mahalo: President Eisenhower signed a bill making Hawaii the 50th state. Quote of The Day "We must adjust to changing times and still hold to unchanging principles." —Jimmy Carter More from West Wing Reports... Obama's hands on, hands off foreign policy Mind the gap: gender gap persists with Dems, GOP Climate change could spark global violence More
Mikey Dickerson, the engineer credited with saving the botched rollout of HealthCare.gov, moved into the White House earlier this month to lead the new U.S. Digital Service (USDS). But just because he’s working a few steps from the Oval Office, Dickerson said he won’t be changing his style. Show More Summary
If you're using T-Mobile's network to torrent all seven seasons of The West Wing (remember kids, piracy is for jerks) or tethering like an absolute madman, don't be surprised if your data speeds start dipping dramatically over the next few weeks....
Named for the anarchist and "urban guerilla" Georg von Rauch, who was shot and killed by West German police in 1971, the Georg-von-Rauch-Haus became a center of antagonism between Berlin's left wing squatter movement and the police.Show More Summary
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The latest promo for Discovery’s highly anticipated Shark Week has hit the web, and it stars none other than Parks and Recreation actor Rob Lowe. The 50-year-old Lowe, a West Wing alumni who unfortunately has nothing else to do with Shark Week, stands astride a pair of great whites in the clip, sporting a white
A prominent leader in the Enron scandal of 2001, John Wing, is selling his enormous mansion in Texas for $14 million. Wing was a West Point graduate and the former chairman of Enron Europe. His mansion in The Woodlands, Texas includes...Show More Summary
A popular saying around the Obama White House during the economic crisis in 2009 was: if you’re not talking about the economy, you’re not relevant. That still seems to be the driving mantra in the West Wing.
As of 2005, when Ariel Sharon executed the ''Disengagement Plan'' from Gaza, in which not even one Israeli, whether civilian or military personnel, was allowed to stay there, the Israeli right wing, led by Benjamin Netanyahu, warned of what would happen in Gaza. Show More Summary
While childhood secrets are revealed on this week's Masters of Sex, another behind-the-scenes science drama debuts on Sunday: Manhattan, which takes us inside the secret city that helped create the atomic bomb. Plus, Phineas & Ferb takes on Star Wars—and it's bound to be goofy. See all the details below! Read more...
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Welcome to Stay Tuned, Vulture's new TV advice column. Each Wednesday, Margaret Lyons will answer your questions about what to watch, when to watch it, whom to watch it with, and how to feel about the whole thing. How do I stop feeling shame for watching shows on the CW?... More »
Hollywood has done a good job of making its politicians look like the real thing. Martin Sheen had a presidential aura as Jed Bartlet in "The West Wing." Frank Langella even looked quite a bit like Richard Nixon in "Frost/Nixon." We thought it would be fun to pit some of the fake politicians from TV and film against actual politicians. Show More Summary