It’s like those final weeks of senior year. Every ritual, mundane or major, carries with it a deep whiff of nostalgia. Touching down on Air Force One for the last time! The curtain call on the Christmas parties! Erecting the party tent on the South Lawn for the final diplomatic soiree. As far as fading milestones go, Tuesday night’s state […]
"Christmas sweaters with a twist"
If you are one of the many fantasy football players that drafted New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady this season, this coming Sunday might as well be your Christmas. Fantasy football’s 2015 QB2 returns from his four-game suspension...Show More Summary
The White House has really been stepping up its music game these days, organizing festivals and now inviting Chance the Rapper to perform at the National Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony. Because if you’re on your way out and can’t do much, you might as well use holidays you’re forced to celebrate as opportunities to invite your favorite artists to perform at your house.
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Riding high from the universal acclaim and success of this year’s groundbreaking mixtape Coloring Book, Chance The Rapper has been keeping himself busier than a bee. He recently wrapped up his first-ever festival titled the Magnificent Coloring Day which had appearances from Kanye West and Tyler, The Creator, and he was just announced as the […]
President Obama obviously has love for Chicago, and no one seems to love Chicago more than Chance The Rapper, so their connection is a no-brainer. Earlier this year, the POTUS already met with Lil Chano from 79ths to discuss criminal justice reform, and we learned he keeps keeps “Acid Rain” in steady rotation among other […]
He’s booked for the National Christmas Tree Lighting concert.
Chicago hip-hop star will be spending the holidays with the Obamas.
It may be a little stressful to think about, but the United States is actually still going to be here after November 8 (though everything after January 20 is a different story), which means the White House’s annual National Christmas Tree Lighting ceremony will be held as usual on December 1. Show More Summary
Chance the Rapper has been announced to perform at this year’s annual National Christmas Tree Lighting at the White House on December 1. Kelly Clarkson and gospel singer Yolanda Adams are also slated to perform. A free ticket lottery for the general public begins on October 7; find more information here. Show More Summary
This sweater looks to me like something straight out of the ’80s, with teal, purple, and black colors that always remind me of Miami Vice. The AT-AT is white and walking along in what we assume…
The ceremony is on Dec. 1 at the White House Ellipse in President’s Park.
The White House had a role in "It's Your 50th Christmas, Charlie Brown!" -- which won an Emmy Award over the weekend.
SHOT: NPR CELEBRATES TUPAC SHAKUR’S ‘PRO-FEMINIST,’ ‘PRO-CHOICE’ LEGACY. —NewsBusters, yesterday. Chaser: When Bing died, most Americans knew he was the guy who sang “White Christmas”. Elvis? “Heartbreak Hotel”. Lennon? “Imagine”. But 2Pac is a model of contemporary shortcut celebrity: he became a household name without ever having had a household song. First, he was famous […]
THE MAN who dreamed up bringing Charlie Brown to the screen had noted a detail about life in the Obama White House. He and the “Peanuts” team “read a few years ago that ‘A Charlie Brown Christmas’ was the first family’s favorite holiday special, and that they always played and sang the [show’s] music each year […]
Mail on Sunday picks some of the best cruises to book now, including Christmas shopping in New York and a no-fly sailing to the Canary Islands with Marco Pierre White (pictured).
Yesterday was pretty much TV data dork Christmas, with Tivo’s Digitalsmith research firm releasing its latest white paper about the state of the stuff we spend so many hours of our lives with our eyes passively sucking in. Polling 3,000-some...Show More Summary
In an interview with Christian televangelist James Robison, Eric Trump explained a few of the reasons his father chose to run for President... including the flat-out lie that the White House's Christmas Tree is now called a "Holiday Tree."