Tag: economy of the united states

Trump Sues Niece and the New York Times in Hopes of Becoming Relevant Again

Trump Sues Niece and the New York Times Over 2018 Tax Story Craig, one of the reporter’s named in the lawsuit responded in a tweet: “I knocked on Mary Trump’s door. She opened it. I think they call that journalism.” Advertisement Trump is seeking $100 million in damages. Good luck with that.

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Amanda Gorman Is Estée Lauder’s Newest Ambassador

Amanda Gorman Is Estée Lauder’s Newest Ambassador G/O Media may get a commission “Our company was founded by an extraordinary woman, Estée Lauder, who paved the way for women everywhere to believe anything is possible,” added Jane Hertzmark Hudis, executive group president of Estée Lauder Cos. “Our first-of-its-kind partnership with Amanda was created under these […]

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Conservative School Districts Where Trump Held Maskless MAGA Rally Suddenly Reverse Course on COVID Mandates

Since the Caucasian COVID convention, the anti-mask, anti-vaxxer parents of Cullman have realized that the feeling making their chests swell with pride is actually tiny bits of coronavirus multiplying in their lungs. Now the county is in the throes of the worst spate of COVID cases this year. “An average of 76 cases per day […]

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Capitalism Gonna Capitalism: Companies That Spoke Out Against Georgia Voting Law Donating to Politicians Who Backed It

Photo: Joshua Rainey Photography (Shutterstock) If I’ve learned anything in adulthood, it’s that people can say all the right things, but it doesn’t mean a damn thing if they aren’t backing it up. Take, for instance, all the companies that spoke out against the restrictive voting laws passed by Georgia earlier this year. While multiple […]

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Bunker Bitch Blues: Trump Wanted Whoever Leaked Info on His Hiding Space ‘Executed,’ New Book Claims

Photo: Andy Jacobsohn (Getty Images) In Frankly, We Did Win This Election: The Inside Story of How Trump Lost Wall Street Journal reporter Michael Bender claims the then-president wanted the bunker leaker executed. Advertisement If I told you that Trump’s White House bedroom was filled with stolen penguins, would you be surprised? What if I […]

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Epic-est of Epic Trolls Fly ‘Loser-Palooza’ Planes Over Donald Trump Event in Florida

Photo: Eva Marie Uzcategui (Getty Images) Before I even start, I know what some of you are going to say: “Donald Trump isn’t even president anymore, so why are you still reporting on him?” Advertisement And you’re right—outside of rumblings of the possibility that Trump will put America through a whole new set of seven […]

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New York Prosecutors File Charges Against Trump Organization for an Alleged 15-Year Plot to ‘Scheme and Defraud’ the Government

Photo: Mario Hagen (Shutterstock) I truly believe you can judge a person by the company they keep, and former President Donald Trump kept some very sketchy company. Considering that even his attorney has caught a case, it should come as no surprise that prosecutors charged the Trump Organization Advertisement Now, according to CBS News, this […]

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Is Student Loan Debt Hurting Black Homeownership? HUD Secretary Says Yep!

Photo: Alex Wong (Getty Images) One reason it’s important to study Critical Race Theory in America is that Black people always appear to be statistically disadvantaged when it comes to, well, everything—from employment to income to criminal justice to education to mortgage acceptance and homeownership—and CRT explores why that might be instead of boiling it […]

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Ted Cruz Continues Courting Trump, Files Lawsuit for His Boo to Reclaim Millions He Gave to Campaign

Then President Donald Trump greets El Paso Mayor Dee Margo, left, and Senator Ted Cruz, right, as he disembarks from Air Force One upon arrival at El Paso International Airport in El Paso, Texas, August 7, 2019.Photo: Saul Loeb (Getty Images) I don’t know how campaign financing works, but I know that I have a […]

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Donald Trump May Have Worn His Pants Backwards to Accentuate His FUPA

Photo: Kevin C. Cox (Getty Images) We all act like we are above it but we aren’t. We’d love to present as self-assured and completely put together, when the reality is we all depend on a little extra to make sure that when in mixed company we are stuntin’ on these hoes. Advertisement My wife […]

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Yeezy Will Soon Fall Into the Gap; Retailer Teases Late June Drop Date

Photo: Jean-Baptiste Lacroix / AFP (Getty Images) With everything else that’s occurred in the world of Kanye West since last June, it’d be understandable if you’d forgotten about his upcoming collaboration with Gap altogether. After all, it was followed by a failed presidential run, a multibillion-dollar evaluation, a documentary announcement, a divorce announcement, a disgruntled […]

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Byron Allen Networks File $10 Billion Lawsuit Against McDonald’s Alleging Racial Discrimination in Food Chain’s Advertising

Photo: Mark Ralston (Getty Images) A $10 billion lawsuit has been filed against McDonald’s on behalf of two networks owned by media mogul Byron Allen. The lawsuit filed Thursday in Los Angeles Superior Court accuses the fast-food chain of refusing to advertise on Black-owned networks—particularly, the 12 networks that operate under Entertainment Studios and Weather […]

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