Category: Politics

Don McGahn could still testify before Congress — but it would probably cost him big time

The Game of Thrones finale might have been highly controversial among fans, but the show’s leads are defending it as a fitting conclusion. Several cast members have begun to weigh in with post-finale interviews, including Emilia Clarke, who spoke with Entertainment Weekly and called Daenerys’ final scene “beautiful and touching.” While admitting she initially had […]

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Trump holds campaign rally in rural Pennsylvania

President Trump is heading to rural Pennsylvania to galvanize his supporters and bolster his standing in a battleground state crucial to his reelection bid.  The president is holding his fifth “Make America Great Again” rally of 2019 in the small town of Montoursville in central Pennsylvania Monday night at 7 p.m. ET. Before Mr. Trump’s […]

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Scientists want to turn one greenhouse gas into another to fight climate change

The Game of Thrones finale might have been highly controversial among fans, but the show’s leads are defending it as a fitting conclusion. Several cast members have begun to weigh in with post-finale interviews, including Emilia Clarke, who spoke with Entertainment Weekly and called Daenerys’ final scene “beautiful and touching.” While admitting she initially had […]

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What the Game of Thrones Finale Teaches Us About White Saviors

As America digests the worst collapse of a series since the Golden State Warriors blew a 3-1 lead against the Cleveland Cavaliers (never forget), we must remember that Game of Thrones was bigger than any single episode, the last season, or even the finale. The show was always an allegory for politics, competition and history. […]

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I am a Bran truther

ADVERTISEMENT Sign Up for Our free email newsletters Really? Bran? Game of Thrones concluded on Sunday by naming the single least deserving character the king of (nearly) all of Westeros. Remember, Bran is the guy who basically napped under a tree for the entire sixth season, wasn’t even in the fifth season, and despite his […]

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Trump weekend tweets on abortion aim to tone down debate

President Trump’s series of tweets over the weekend about abortion were aimed at telling the conservative and anti-abortion movement to tone it down and unite around more mainstream positions, after the highly restrictive Alabama law and others like it have stoked the abortion debate, senior administration officials and White House advisers say.  Senior administration officials see a […]

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Rape Trial Begins for Former NFL Pro Kellen Winslow Jr.

Photo: Hayne Palmour /AP Images Former NFL player Kellen Winslow Jr. began trial Monday amid charges of lewd conduct, indecent exposure, raping two women last year, as well as a 2003 rape of an unconscious 17-year-old girl. Winslow Jr., 35, has pleaded not guilty to all 12 counts brought against him by five women. His attorney, […]

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White House directs McGahn not to testify

McGahn declined to say Trump didn’t obstruct justice The White House has directed former White House counsel Don McGahn not to appear before Congress, backed by a Justice Department legal opinion released Monday claiming Congress cannot compel the former White House lawyer to testify. The White House has informed the House Judiciary Committee that McGahn […]

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Fenty, But Make It Fashion: First Looks at Rihanna’s Luxury Line Are Here!

Rihanna arrives at Sephora Dubai Mall on September 29, 2018 in Dubai, United Arab Emirates.Photo: Francois Nel (Getty Images for Fenty Beauty) Whew, life Rihanna comes at you fast. It seems only a couple of months ago, we were speculating on whether or not Rihanna’s purported deal with luxury conglomerate LVMH was more than a […]

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Pluto’s underground ocean is still liquid. Here’s how.

The Game of Thrones finale might have been highly controversial among fans, but the show’s leads are defending it as a fitting conclusion. Several cast members have begun to weigh in with post-finale interviews, including Emilia Clarke, who spoke with Entertainment Weekly and called Daenerys’ final scene “beautiful and touching.” While admitting she initially had […]

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Trump’s Big Mad at Fox News for Giving Airtime to Mayor Pete Buttigieg and Other 2020 Democrats

Democratic presidential candidate and South Bend, Indiana Mayor Pete Buttigieg speaks to an overflow crowd during a luncheon hosted by the City Club of Chicago on May 16, 2019 in Chicago, Illinois.Photo: Scott Olson (Getty Images) President Trump is in bed with Fox News, so he’s jealous and showing it because Fox News keeps pretending […]

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Emilia Clarke defends Game of Thrones finale as ‘the only way it could end’

The Game of Thrones finale might have been highly controversial among fans, but the show’s leads are defending it as a fitting conclusion. Several cast members have begun to weigh in with post-finale interviews, including Emilia Clarke, who spoke with Entertainment Weekly and called Daenerys’ final scene “beautiful and touching.” While admitting she initially had […]

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Trump reportedly plans to instruct White House counsel Don McGahn to defy House Democrats’ subpoena

White House Counsel and Assistant to the President for U.S. President Donald Trump, Donald McGahn, as Supreme Court nominee Brett Kavanaugh testifies before the US Senate Judiciary Committee on Capitol Hill in Washington, DC, September 27, 2018. Saul Loeb | Getty Images President Donald Trump is planning to instruct former White House counsel Don McGahn, […]

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