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Austin Mayor Is Latest Official To Not Practice The COVID-19 Precautions They Preach

The Mayor of Austin, Texas is the youngest official to deviate from his own COVID-19 recommendations, telling residents last month to stay home while he hosts a wedding and vacation in Mexico.
Democratic Mayor Steve Adler got on a private jet with several others in early November for a week-long ...

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87-Year-Old Hilariously Humbles George Clooney In 'Generation Gap' Game

George Clooney may be an international movie star, but he doesn't shine everywhere. (See the clip below.)
In a Generation Gap game on Wednesday on Jimmy Kimmel Live, Bobbe Windham, 85, and Asiyah Hernandez, 15, answered important questions from each other's time. For example, Kimmel asked Bobbe a...

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First 'Game Of Thrones' Prequel Images May Reveal Fiery Secrets

As @GameOfThrones says, dragons come ...
On Thursday, HBO surprised fans with the announcement that the prequel "Game of Thrones", "House of the Dragon", will go into production in 2021. And how could a Targaryen-themed series catch fire without concept art revealing a few dragons?
Though the kit...

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Man Named Adolf Hitler Wins Election in Namibia, Promises He's An OK Guy

A man named Adolf Hitler won an election in the south west African country of Namibia and was kind enough to let everyone know that he has no plans to take over the world.
Adolf Hitler Uunona from the SWAPO (South West Africa People's Organization) party in Namibia was sworn in as city councilor ...

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Mary Trump: Here's Why My Uncle Won't Run For President Again In 2024

Mary Trump said the notion that her uncle, President Donald Trump, could run for a second term in 2024 was "absurd".
"I think this was probably an idea that crossed his mind at the beginning to soothe his wounded ego after losing so decisively to President Biden," she said during an appearance on...

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Rachel Maddow Urges Americans To Do 1 Thing About Trump As COVID-19 Surges

"Ignore the President," Rachel Maddow pleaded with Americans on her MSNBC show.
"Ignore everything that's going on with this circus," she urged during a section on Thursday, analyzing how the coronavirus is rising again in the United States as outgoing President Donald Trump continues his futile ...

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How To Support A Loved One If They Come Out As Trans

On Tuesday, Elliot Page, actor on "Juno" and "Umbrella Academy", came out as transgender and non-binary.
The 33-year-old actor wrote in an essay posted on Twitter and Instagram that he would use the pronouns "he" and "she".
“I'm lucky enough to write that. Be here. To have arrived at this place i...

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Why Experts Say Teachers Should Be Prioritized For The COVID-19 Vaccine

The UK is the first country to approve an emergency COVID-19 vaccine, and the US likely won't be far behind. It is plausible that two COVID-19 vaccines will be available before the end of this year.
A federal advisory board of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has now recommended tha...

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Thoughtful Quotes About Motherhood From Amanda Seyfried

Amanda Seyfried attends the WP Theater 40th Anniversary Gala in 2019 at the Edison Ballroom in New York City. (Photo: Theo Wargo via Getty Images)
Amanda Seyfried isn't afraid to talk about parenting.
The "Mamma Mia!" Star has a daughter, Nina, and a son, whose name has not been disclosed, with h...

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Couple Arrested After Boarding Flight To Hawaii While Infected With COVID-19

A Hawaiian couple were arrested and charged with reckless second degree endangerment after boarding a flight despite allegedly knowing they had COVID-19.
Wesley Moribe and Courney Peterson were traveling home from San Francisco to Kauai's Lihue Airport with their child on Sunday when authorities ...

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Trevor Noah Imagines The Vainglorious Way Donald Trump May Try To Pardon Himself

Trevor Noah isn't sure Donald Trump can actually apologize before leaving office, as the president has reportedly considered.
But the host of "The Daily Show" sure wants the outgoing leader of the free world to try.
"It would be fun to see how he would do it," the comedian said on Wednesday's epi...

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Katie Porter Pummels Mnuchin At Hearing After He Calls Her Question 'Ridiculous'

Rep. Katie Porter, D-Calif., And Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin got into a heated discussion about COVID-19 relief funding during a House Financial Services Committee hearing Wednesday.
Porter questioned Mnuchin's plan to repay $ 455 billion in unspent stimulus packages to the Treasury Departm...

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Bad News: The New Stimulus Package Probably Won't Include Checks

When the coronavirus pandemic hit earlier this year, the federal government made an effort to provide urgently needed financial relief to individuals and business owners. The $ 2 trillion CARES Act - the largest stimulus package in US history - was signed in March. The various relief efforts incl...

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People Find Leslie Jones’ Take On Trump’s 46-Minute Speech Hilariously Cathartic

Leslie Jones gives political cable shows of her "Game of Thrones" treatment.
On Wednesday, the former "Saturday Night Live" performer went on an MSNBC and CNN kick in which she "All In With Chris Hayes", "The ReidOut With Joy Reid", "Cuomo Prime Time" and "The Rachel Maddow." Show "saw" and "CNN ...

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Biden Shakes His Head At Republicans Blocking Bipartisan COVID-19 Bill: 'Back To Square One'

During a panel discussion on the impact of COVID-19 on Wednesday, President-elect Joe Biden said he had followed closely "the failure of some of our friends in Congress to advance an economic package needed to help the people."
Biden said Congress "tries like the devil" to pass a coronavirus aid ...

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Trump To Sell Arctic Refuge Oil Leases 2 Weeks Before Biden Inauguration

The Trump administration will sell the right to drill for oil in Alaska's pristine and fragile Arctic National Wildlife Refuge just days before President-elect Joe Biden's inauguration.
The lease in the 11th hour is scheduled for January 6, the Bureau of Land Management announced on Thursday. Exa...

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Taylor Swift Fans Find Potentially Savage Nod To Scooter Braun In 'Love Story' Video

Taylor Swift himself said: "There is nothing I can do better than revenge."
Your fans seem to agree.
The "Cardigan" singer seems to have taken on a wild fire on record manager Scooter Braun in an ad in which she re-recorded her 2008 hit "Love Story".
Earlier this week, Swift showed a Match.com ad...

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Stephen Colbert Thinks Trump Misread 1 Key Word In His 46-Minute Rant On Facebook

Stephen Colbert on Wednesday picked up on President Donald Trump's conspiracy theory speech on Facebook about the elections and pointed out that the president misunderstood a critical word in his chatter.
Trump started the 46-minute diatribe with the words: "Perhaps the most important speech I ha...

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Georgia Voters Could Decide If There's Any Hope For Raising The Federal Minimum Wage

The federal minimum wage has been $ 7.25 an hour for more than 11 years. Whether it rises soon or not depends largely on Georgia, where two runoff elections in January will determine which party controls the Senate.
Democrats recognize that their plan to raise the minimum wage to $ 15 an hour ove...

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The Left Promises A Bruising Battle If Biden Taps Rahm Emanuel

The stubborn centrism of former Chicago mayor Rahm Emanuel brought him to the height of power. But changing political winds and a police scandal have encouraged its critics. (Photo: Lorenzo Bevilaqua / ABC News / Getty Images)
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The alleged prospect of a cabinet seat for former Chicago Mayor R...

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Conservative Pundit Fears Now Is 'Most Dangerous' Part Of Donald Trump’s Presidency

Charlie Sykes, the founder of the conservative website The Bulwark, warned Americans on Wednesday to focus more than ever on Donald Trump, as that could indeed be the “most dangerous” part of his presidency.
Speaking on MSNBC's "Deadline: White House" on Wednesday, the conservative expert, convin...

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Naomi Watts Calls 'Game Of Thrones' Prequel Cancellation A 'Deep Shame'

A Game of Thrones prequel is coming ... but Naomi Watts isn't.
Late last year, HBO shocked Game of Thrones fans everywhere by canceling one of its much-touted prequels for the series that starred none other than Naomi Watts.
In an interview with News Corp Australia last month, the actor spoke of ...

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Donald Trump Tells Christmas Party Guests At White House: 'See You In 4 Years'

Lame Duck President Donald Trump proposed to guests at a Christmas party at the White House Tuesday that they seek another term in 2024 if his efforts to overcome his 2020 defeat fail. (See the video below.)
"It's been an amazing four years," said the outgoing president in footage of the event, p...

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Kardashians Terrify Dave Chappelle, The Biebers And Tristan Thompson With FaceTime Prank

Dreadful. (Photo: Instagram)
Hello, the Kardashians are calling. Yes all.
Receiving a FaceTime call without proper warning is always a cause for concern. However, how would you react if you find yourself on the other end of an unexpected phone call from Kim, Khloe, Kourtney, Kylie, Kendall and - ...

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Taylor Swift Teams Up With Ryan Reynolds To Debut New Version Of 'Love Story'

Taylor Swift's legendary ballad "Love Story" gets another chapter with a little help from Ryan Reynolds.
The pop star is currently working on re-recording her first six albums as she tries to regain ownership of her music catalog.
Swift was embroiled in a public battle with record manager Scooter...

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Twitter Users Roast Trump's 46-Minute Election Fraud Tirade

President Donald Trump went to Facebook on Wednesday and spent 46 minutes lying about election fraud.
Although Trump's video recycled a number of previously debunked allegations suggesting that there was a global conspiracy behind his loss to Joe Biden, he was unable to provide actual evidence to...

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Rudy Giuliani's 'Voter Fraud' Witness Reminds People Of A Certain 'SNL' Character

The video of a witness who appeared with Rudy Giuliani before the Michigan House Oversight Committee goes viral over her bizarre testimony of alleged election fraud.
Giuliani, Donald Trump's personal attorney, continued his efforts to overturn President-elect Joe Biden's election victory and spen...

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Arizona Gov. Doug Ducey Confirms Trump Was On The Line When He Ignored Phone Call

Arizona governor Doug Ducey didn't want to be interrupted while attesting Joe Biden's election victory in the state - not even by Donald Trump.
The Republican head of state confirmed the defeated president was on the line on Wednesday when a viral video showed Ducey ignored a call while he was si...

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Mike Pompeo Sends Out 900 Invitations For One Big Holiday Party: Report

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo and his wife have sent around 900 invitations to one of several domestic holidays at the State Department to avoid large gatherings, despite the coronavirus pandemic and dire warnings from public health officials, according to a report in the Washington Post.
The ev...

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Kayleigh McEnany Defends White House Holiday Parties Amid COVID Surge

Coronavirus infections and hospital stays hit record highs, but President Donald Trump will continue the holiday gatherings at the White House as usual, press secretary Kayleigh McEnany said Wednesday.
Her comments came in response to a reporter who asked her at a press conference how the White H...

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