Thursday April 26, 2018

Archive for the ‘Obvious’ Category

Politician calls to revoke Natalie Portman’s Israeli citizenship

An Israeli politician blasted Jerusalem-born Natalie Portman for refusing to travel to Israel in June to accept the “Jewish Nobel” because of “recent events” — and called for her citizenship to be revoked.  More…

Bush-bashing professor has Fresno State scrambling to keep its donors

A Fresno State professor who called the late Barbara Bush “racist” soon after her death Tuesday, and said she was glad “the witch is dead,” continues to face fallout as donors mull ceasing donations to the institution.  More…

Why millennials will learn nothing from Facebook’s privacy crisis

Last year it seemed Mark Zuckerberg was looking for a way into politics. Now he could be looking for a way out. He told reporters he’d made a “huge mistake” in not prioritizing the protection of user data, but millennials don’t care. Millennials believe that everyone is eventually going to know everything about them anyway.  More…

Tiger Woods’ Ex-GF Threatened Over NDA

Tiger Woods got his ex-girlfriend Kristin Smith to sign a non-disclosure agreement to make sure she kept her mouth shut about their nuclear breakup … but she wants out of their deal — and now they’re locked in a nasty legal war.  More… 

London murder rate is HIGHER than New York’s

London’s murder rate has overtaken New York City’s for the first time ever as the twelfth person has been killed in just 19 days. February marked the first month in history books that London had more murders than the American city with a total of 15 homicides. Out of the 15 killed, nine were aged 30 or younger.  More…

‘Roseanne’ Revival’s Huge Debut Stuns Hollywood, Prompts Soul-Searching

Roseanne made a triumphant return Tuesday night, blowing past projections with a 5.2 adults 18-49 rating and 18.2 million total viewers for the debut of its revival, which drew 10% more viewers than the original series finale 21 years ago.  More…

Dem operatives fume after Hillary disses Trump voters

Democratic operatives have an urgent message for Hillary Clinton: Please shut up and go away. Their fury and frustration were fueled by boasts she made in India over the weekend while hawking her new book, “What Happened,” that “advanced” states with smarter people voted for her.  More…

ESPN president brought down by cocaine extortion plot

John Skipper was forced to resign at ESPN after he was extorted by a person he bought cocaine from. Skipper’s departure from ESPN in December sent shockwaves through the industry, and the abrupt nature of it is now clear. “They threatened me, and I understood immediately that threat put me and my family at risk, and this exposure would put my professional life at risk as well,” Skipper said.  More…

Joy Behar apologizes for anti-Christian comments

Joy Behar of “The View” is apologizing for comments she made equating people’s claims that Jesus Christ talks to them with mental illness. Her apology on “The View” Tuesday came after Vice President Mike Pence said Behar had called him to personally apologize, and he urged her to do it publicly as well.  More…

Elizabeth Warren refuses DNA test to prove Native American heritage

Sen. Elizabeth Warren batted down calls for her to take a DNA test to prove her Native American heritage in an interview that aired Sunday. “I know who I am. And never used it for anything. Never got any benefit from it anywhere,” Warren said of her ancestry on NBC’s “Meet the Press.”  More…

NRA: To every Hollywood phony ‘Time’s Up’-inspired ad targeting celebs amid Oscars

National Rifle Association spokesperson Dana Loesch promoted her new television show with a controversial message on Twitter on Sunday. In a video, Loesch calls out "every lying member of the media," "every Hollywood phony," and "the role-model athletes who use their free speech to alter and undermine what our flag represents." She tells them, "Your time is running out."  More…

Taco Bell cashier fired for putting racial slur on customer’s receipt

Taco Bell says an employee who used a racial slur to refer to an Asian-American customer no longer works for the fast-food chain.  More…

Trump considers pulling ICE out of California to let the state learn

President Donald Trump said on Thursday that he’s considering pulling Immigration and Customs Enforcement (ICE) officers out of California. Why? Because he feels the state is giving his administration “no help” in targeting the violent MS-13 gang, especially in Los Angeles.  More…

‘American people turning against Trump-hating celebrities’

Within minutes of President Donald Trump’s first State of the Union speech, CBS News reported that 75% of Americans approved of the speech. Contrast this reaction with the instant and so tediously predictable blind rage spewed by the world’s liberal celebrities on social media before, during and after the address.  More…

Typical MSNBC: “Church, family, police, military, and the national anthem are terms of a bygone era”

“Church … family … police … military … the national anthem … Trump trying to call on all the tropes of 1950s-era nationalism. The goal of this speech appears to be to force the normalization of Trump on the terms of the bygone era his supporters are nostalgic for,” tweeted MSNBC host Joy Reid.  More…