Saturday December 10, 2016

Archive for the ‘Politics’ Category

Business owner refusing service to Donald Trump supporters

An Albuquerque, New Mexico business is refusing to have any dealings with Donald Trump supporters. Matthew Blanchfield runs 1st in SEO, an internet marketing company. He’s making his case pretty clear in a blog post, writing “if you are a Republican, voted for Donald Trump or support Donald Trump, in any manner, you are not welcome at 1st in SEO and we ask you to leave our firm.”  More…

Inside Fidel Castro’s life of luxury and ladies while country starved

Castro’s public image was a carefully crafted myth. While his people suffered, Fidel Castro lived in comfort — keeping everything a secret. Castro kept 20 luxurious properties throughout the Caribbean nation, including his own island, accessed via a yacht decorated entirely in exotic wood imported from Angola.  More…

Trump’s victory complicates his relationship with members of Mar-a-Lago

Mar-a-Lago members have long become accustomed to seeing “Celebrity Apprentice” host Trump — a tall, orange, battleship of a man — roaming the grounds in his red hat and khakis. But president-elect Trump has taken some getting used to. In a series of interviews with The Post, members of the chichi club on the island of Palm Beach said they were both excited and apprehensive over Trump’s first visit to the resort, post-victory.  More…

The Curse of Kaepernick! Colin Kaepernick defends wearing Fidel Castro t-shirt hours before Cuban dictator’s death

Controversial San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick unwittingly found himself at the center of another storm on Friday as his praise for Fidel Castro was spread hours before the Cuban dictator’s death was announced. Kaepernick’s praise for the communist leader’s education system sparked even more division among 49ers fans.  More…

Antarctic Sea Ice Has Not Shrunk In 100 Years

Antarctic sea ice had barely changed from where it was 100 years ago, scientists have discovered, after pouring over the logbooks of great polar explorers such as Robert Falcon Scott and Ernest Shackleton. Experts were concerned that ice at the South Pole had declined significantly since the 1950s, which they feared was driven by man-made climate change.  More…

Santa at Florida mall replaced for saying Hillary Clinton on naughty list

A Santa Claus at Seminole Towne Center in Sanford, Florida has been removed after an Oviedo woman claimed that he told her child Hillary Clinton was on his naughty list. Spokesman Charlie Russell said Santa was immediately removed from his duties and sent to counseling.  More…

TV reporter fired after writing Facebook post praising Trump

A Texas television reporter is out of a job after she criticized President Obama and praised President-elect Donald Trump on her personal Facebook page — claiming the country went “downhill” under the outgoing commander-in-chief.  More…

Hamilton stars haven’t voted in years despite clash with Mike Pence

Many members of the cast of Hamilton, who delivered a message to Vice President-elect Mike Pence about their fears of the new administration, haven’t voted in years, records show. The Broadway smash hit players caused a controversy after Brandon Dixon, who plays Aaron Burr, read a condescending message to Pence, who arrived on Friday to take in the show with his family.  More…

Trump supporters order ‘#TrumpCups’ Starbucks in protest of ‘Republican discrimination’

Supporters of President-elect Donald Trump who feel there has been a backlash against Republicans since his election are taking their protest to the percolators. Republicans are ordering their coffee and stating their name is ‘Trump’ so baristas will have to shout the last name of the president-elect when their drink is ready.  More…

Ratings for the AMA Show tanked to an all-time low

Despite the surprise Donald Trump protest from Green Day and mocking of his wife Melania’s accent, the ratings for this year’s American Music Awards dropped to an all-time low. The star-studded show received just a 2.4 rating, or 7 million viewers, which is down 31 percent from last year’s show and 30 percent from the previous all-time low.  More…

Donald Trump invites TV executives to Trump Tower, then proceeds to give them all a beatdown

President-elect Donald Trump exploded at media bigs in a Trump Tower powow with 30 big network news anchors on Monday. “It was like a f—ing firing squad,” said one source. “Trump started with Jeff Zucker and said everyone at CNN is a liar and you should be ashamed,” then Trump went off on the rest in the room including an ABC debate host (Martha Raddatz) who cried on air when Hillary lost the election.  More…

Cops douse pipeline protesters in subfreezing weather

Authorities on Monday defended their decision to douse protesters with water during a skirmish in subfreezing weather near the Dakota Access oil pipeline, and organizers said at least 17 protesters were taken to the hospital — including some who were treated for hypothermia.  More…

Chrissy Teigen Bleeped Over ‘F–ked Up Election’ at AMAs

Not mincing words! Chrissy Teigen said it’s been “a f–ked up election” while introducing husband John Legend’s performance of ‘Love Me Now’ at the 2016 American Music Awards. Teigen — who vocally supported former Democratic presidential nominee Hillary Clinton – called President-elect Trump the “Most conniving human on planet earth.”  More…

Celebrity chefs react to Donald Trump’s electoral victory

Even before Tuesday, Donald Trump’s controversial remarks about immigrants and women left a bad taste in the mouths of celebrity chefs and big names in the food today.  More…

Trump meets with old foe Mitt Romney at his golf club

t appears the long-running war of words between Donald Trump and Mitt Romney has come to an end after the two met at his New Jersey golf club on Saturday. The US president-elect was joined by Mike Pence for a meeting with one of his most outspoken critics at the clubhouse of Trump National Golf Club in Bedminister.  More…