The Perfect Emmys Ballot: The TV Shows and Actors Who Should Be Nominated

June 26, 2017

… So You Think You Can Dance, MasterChef Junior, Americas Got Talent Best Reality Host Ted Allen Chopped Alec Baldwin Match Game RuPaul Charles RuPauls Drag Race Cat Deeley So You Think You Can Dance Steve Harvey Little Big Shots Jeff Probst Survivor Just missing the cut: Anthony Anderson To Tell the Truth, Ellen Page and Ian Daniel Gaycation, Martha Stewart and Snoop Dogg Martha and Snoops Potluck Dinner Party, Tom Bergeron Dancing with the Stars, W. Kamau Bell United Shades of America …

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Queen’s Speech 2017: May promises ‘humility’ – BBC News

June 21, 2017

… expected include immigration, customs and agriculture. The government has cancelled next year’s Queen’s Speech, so this one will cover a two-year period to give MPs more time to debate all the Brexit legislation. Mrs May said the speech would be about “grasping the opportunities that lie ahead for the United Kingdom as we leave the European Union”. She said: “The election result was not the one I hoped for, but this government will respond with humility and resolve …

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Facebook and Google are taking unprecedented steps to crack down on bad ads

June 19, 2017

… relatively insignificant in the United States. But the prospect of a mobile form of the new filter is even more threatening in that the blocker would be the default state, and Apple’s software can no doubt outperform a small-time developer app. Is this really, actually a doomsday scenario? The media industry has for years been wringing their hands about an apocalyptic reckoning in one way or another. If it wasn’t Apple’s ad blocking acceptance, it was Facebook’s Instant …

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Patagonia’s CEO Is Ready To Lead The Corporate Resistance To Trump

June 18, 2017

… revenue and stores in 16 states plus D.C. provides her a much bigger platform to influence their lives than anyone in her family had two generations ago. Its also why shes decided to take on the president of the United States to stop him from rolling back decades of public land protections. We have to fight like hell to keep every inch of public land, Marcario, 52, told HuffPost last month. I dont have a lot of faith in politics and politicians right now. Ventura, California-based …

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Trump Killed A Key Obama Immigration Program. But What He Didn’t Do Matters More.

June 17, 2017

… for American Progress, was the most visible thing on the chopping block. A group of college and university presidents to maintain DACA. The American Medical Association for Dreamers, some of whom had enrolled in medical school after its creation. United We Dream, a youth-led immigrant-rights group, asked lawmakers to press Trumps eventual nominees to head DHS and U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services on plans for DACA. Senators also crafted a bipartisan bill to maintain protections if …

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Trump’s tweet cited against him in travel ban ruling

June 14, 2017

Image: Roberto Machado Noa/REX/Shutterstock Never Tweet: The 2017 American dystopia edition. President Donald Trump’s inability to keep his Twitter fingers in his pockets just helped derail his attempt to enact a ban on travel to the United States from six predominantly Muslim countries. SEE ALSO: Trumpniks have no defense for the James Comey mess, so duh, they’re blaming the media The Ninth Circuit ruled against the implementation of the ban on Monday, citing a Trump tweet from …

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Today in reality, a congressman has officially introduced the ‘Covfefe Act’

June 14, 2017

Today in “things we really wish didn’t need to happen,” Democratic Representative Mike Quigley has introduced the Covfefe Act. No, we’re not kidding. The Illinois congressman shared a statement on his website on Monday morning explaining that the Presidential Records Act has been expanded to include any social media posts shared by the President of the United States, not just posts shared from the official @POTUS accounts. SEE ALSO: Words with Friends adds …

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Donald Trump told Theresa May he does not want to visit the U.K. until the public supports him

June 12, 2017

… the importance of the relationship between the United States of America and the United Kingdom,” read Parliament’s response. It would seem that Trump does not hold the same view. UPDATE: June 11, 2017, 11:35 a.m. EDT According to the office of Prime Minister Theresa May, there has been no change to Trump’s U.K. visit. “We arent going to comment on speculation about the contents of private phone conversations,” a spokesperson from May’s office said. It remains …

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John McCain: U.S. Leadership Was Better Under Obama

June 12, 2017

The Guardian newspaper asked McCain what message Trump was sending the United Kingdom when he criticized London Mayor Sadiq Khan after the June 3 terror attack which left eight dead and dozens wounded. They are not sure of American leadership, whether it be in Siberia or whether it be in Antarctica, McCain told the Guardian. As far as American leadership is concerned, yes, McCain said. …

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British pundit who got the UK election wrong eats his own Brexit book on live TV

June 11, 2017

Yum.Image: skynews Don’t make promises you can’t keep. Matthew Goodwin, a professor of political science in the United Kingdom, tweeted last month that he didn’t believe the Labour Party under Jeremy Corbyn would poll above 38 percent in the U.K. general election. If they did, he said, he would “happily eat [his] new Brexit book.” This man just ate (some of) his book live on Sky News after making an incorrect #GE2017 prediction @GoodwinMJ …

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Obviously UK politicians are using WhatsApp to plot who will take over Theresa May’s job

June 11, 2017

Hey, May, what's the word about your future on WhatsApp?Image: James Gourley/REX/Shutterstock The last few days have been rough for United Kingdom prime minister Theresa May. The election she called for, meant to consolidate power for her conservative party ahead of Brexit negotiations, backfired and cost her side a crucial majority in parliament. SEE ALSO: This photo perfectly sums up the state of British politics in 2017 That self-inflicted blow, and the surge of the Labour party, has …

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What does a Facebook Like really mean?

June 7, 2017

… what a Like actually means. In Switzerland, the legal precedent is now that it’s an endorsement. In the United States, a Like is speechand according to at least one judge, a literal expression of liking something. But let’s be real: There’s no possible way this jives with the experiences of anybody who’s ever actually spent time on Facebook. Parsing intent from someone hitting a button on the Internet is, at best, a faulty calculus of context. Trying to figure out what a …

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With A Flick Of His Mood, Trump Throws Allies Off Balance

June 7, 2017

… diplomatic flare-up in the Middle East, Mattis and had both expressed hope the tension between Qatar and the United Arab Emirates would be resolved soon. , Trumps national security team was also blindsided by his belligerent NATO speech. Trumps volatility when it comes to international alliances and agreements has already had far-reaching implications. In the past weeks, the leaders of some of Americas most powerful traditional allies have signaled they perceive a fundamental change in the …

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Putin: ‘We Don’t Care Who’s The Head Of The United States’

June 5, 2017

Putin, in an interview on NBCs new program Sunday Night, with Megyn Kelly, fired back at assertions that Russia had meddled in the election, at times getting noticeably agitated with the line of questioning. At one point, he told Kelly Russia didnt care who the American president was as the main political direction does not change, regardless of whos in charge. I havent seen, even once, any direct proof of Russian interference in the presidential election in the United States, Putin told …

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We (Still) Dont Know If Trump Believes In Climate Change

June 3, 2017

But as he pulled the United States out of the Paris climate agreement Wednesday, officials wanted to do anything but discuss the presidents current views on the issue. Asked about Trumps climate views on Tuesday, White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer said he hadnt discussed the matter with the president. On Friday, Spicer again said he hadnt had a chance to talk to Trump about it. There is widespread scientific consensus that climate change is real and human beings contribute to it. In …

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Trump Keeps Citing A Paris Agreement Study That Seriously Misses The Point

June 2, 2017

But the findings that Trump,members of his administration and conservative media outlets have seized upon to justify exiting the climate deal tend to come from a few outlier studies.One in particular,a 2016 Heritage Foundation reporton the Paris Agreement, has drawn criticism from economic and environmental experts for its misleading conclusions. But the Paris Agreement doesnt involve the United States alone, as theWorld Resources Institute pointed out in March. It is a worldwide pact among …

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Hot music video will make you want to dance and ignore rampant corruption in the Russian government

May 31, 2017

… Yorker‘s most recent feature on Russian President Vladimir Putin’s “shadow cabinet“), but it’s certainly something that could never happen in the United States … right? “Baby Boy,” possibly coming to a Jared Kushner dance party near you. WATCH: The original ‘Alien’ gets a trailer recut as a comedy More From this publisher : HERE Recommended ProductsInstantAzon – Developer WP Empire Builder DELUXE Upgrade – ENTERPRISE Does …

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Ivanka Trump’s brand gets Memorial Day very, very wrong

May 30, 2017

… than with a nostalgic childhood treat and a little “adult beverage?” (Commence: gentle teeheehees). Make champagne popsicles this #MemorialDay: https://t.co/1m6ceESqnS Ivanka Trump HQ (@IvankaTrumpHQ) May 28, 2017 Of course, Memorial Day also doubles as the start of summer for many in the United States, so it’s not exactly surprisingor wrong eventhat the brand came up with a recipe. But c’mon, champagne popsicles? What exactly are you celebrating @IvankaTrumpHQ? …

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Trump is back from Europe and ready to scare us all on Twitter again

May 30, 2017

Image: christopher gordon/us navy/Getty Images Even though he was busy destroying postwar alliances and praising autocrats, it was nice to have President Trump away from the United States for a week, especially away from Twitter. Well, that time has ended. President Trump is back from Europe and back on his phone, with some of his most disturbing (yet properly spelled!) allegations yet. SEE ALSO: President Trump left TripAdvisor reviews for the Middle East and just, wow This time, Trump …

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USA 1967: When American soccer’s Summer of Love ended in tears – BBC News

May 27, 2017

… caption Dundee United (white) representing Dallas Tornado v Cagliari, rebranded as Chicago Mustangs “They went to a whole lot of teams in England, Scotland, Ireland – and elsewhere – and brought them over to play in our league.” Each of the American soccer franchises, which stretched from New York to San Francisco, was allocated an imported club, and each of the teams were given a new name, and in some cases new playing kit. The rebranded Aberdeen, Stoke City and …

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Twitter trolls Mexico politician for one-of-a-kind campaign hashtag and slogan

May 26, 2017

Image: twitter/fervstheworld Political campaigns are very important opportunities for candidates to show the world what makes them so special. But since everyone hoping to be elected focuses on promoting their skills, beliefs, and the issues they care about, Mexican politician Javier Zapata, decided to stand out from his competition by crafting an utterly flawless campaign … about his mustache and less than original social media hashtag. SEE ALSO: Macron annihilates Trump in the most …

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Trump’s budget would allow for the slaughter of America’s wild horses

May 26, 2017

Wild horses fight in Wyoming.Image: john joyce/Solent News/REX/Shutterstock President Donald Trump’s budget proposal would save an estimated $10 million in 2018 by allowing the United States’s wild horses to wind up on someone’s plate. The U.S. has long rounded up and sold wild horses that roam through Nevada and other Western states, but buyers have always legally had to promise not to ship horses for slaughter. Horse slaughterhouses are outlawed in the U.S., but not in …

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Side-By-Side Photos Prove No One Misses Barack Obama Like The Pope Does

May 25, 2017

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Dwayne Johnson says ‘I’m running for president’ on ‘SNL,’ reveals running mate

May 23, 2017

… timers” jacket from Alec Baldwin. “A lot of people have been telling me that I should run for President,” Johnson said, and then went right for it: “Starting tonight, I’m running for President of the United States.” SEE ALSO: Michael Moore wants ‘The Rock’ to run for president because nothing matters anymore And though Baldwin thought for a moment that Johnson was going to pick him for VP, that honor went to just-off-camera Tom Hanks (who also …

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Watch The Russians Laugh At Us In This Video Clip

May 20, 2017

… departed Friday on his first international trip amid a flurry of leaks about his shocking behavior in the White House. Politico, citing an unnamed source, said NATO Secretary-General Jens Stoltenberg told a former official after meeting with Trump in April, The president of the United States has a 12-second attention span. Trump also tried to get NATO officials to discuss North Korea, which is not part of NATO. …

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