That much is obvious. It’s the identification of the “something” that’s got Hollywood up in arms, and the rest of the country largely yawning. Variety’s Marc Malkin spoke with the president of the Hollywood Foreign Press Association about the changes announced by the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences (AMPAS) to the Oscar broadcast and process, who offered a lukewarm endorsement … at best:
The Hollywood Foreign Press Association knows what it takes to put on a major televised awards show — they do it every year with the Golden Globes.
House Minority Leader Nancy Pelosi is being urged to not seek House speakership by The Sacramento Bee. SacBee’s editorial board implored
The Washington Post reports that Democrats are taking a “wait-and-see approach” to allegations of abuse surrounding Rep. Keith Ellison. B
A true patriot would have run it 7,000 percent over budget, just to show how much he loves America.
On the other hand, given how th
John covered an interesting story out of Sweden the other night which really struck me as a bit odd. It’s a tale of arson and vandalism,
As Ed noted on Tuesday, the defense team in the Paul Manafort case chose to rest without presenting any witnesses. Legal blogger Popehat
On the one hand, this is another example of him looking to use state action to punish someone who’s made trouble for him.
On the ot
All the recent talk about bans on plastic straws has led to differing reactions on the left and right. Many progressives favor such a ban
Last May a suicide bomber named Salman Abedi blew himself up after an Ariana Grande concert in Manchester, England, killing 22 people and
Can’t say I’m looking forward to the debate over whether Admiral McRaven is a globalist traitor.
But I’m sure it’s coming whether I
This is an interesting story mostly because of what it says about experts. Tania Singer is a recognized expert on the science of empathy.
We’re a couple of days out from the primary races in Minnesota at this point but the news remains interesting. Personally, I think the No
The media likes to focus on President Donald Trump’s war on #fakenews (whatever the devil that means) but there appears to be an actual w
It’s Angela Rye, whom you might remember from the time she called for tearing down statues of Washington and Jefferson alongside those of
Elizabeth Warren announced a new bill this week which doesn’t have a snowball’s chance in hell of becoming law anytime soon, but which mi
You are likely already aware of the various crisis situations imperiling the lives of regular citizens in Venezuela these days as the soc
That new tell-some book about the Trump White House by former reality celebrity Omarosa Manigault Newman is not only getting bad book rev
Yeah, she’s running.
Senator Elizabeth Warren (D – Massachusetts) was on Seth Meyers’ show this week for a typical, liberal mutual
Yesterday The Nation published a piece titled “The Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Effect” which reads like a summary of recent history written
The best use of your reading time at the end of an uncharacteristically slow Trump-era news day is this WaPo profile of the most fascinat
He may have lost his right to view classified material but he’s gained something far more lucrative: Petty martyrdom at Trump’s hands. I’
Last week Sen. Bill Nelson of Florida claimed that Russians were already involved in hacking into the Florida election system. Nelson cla
He’s all talk. I think?
There’s no explicit threat here to fire Mueller if he doesn’t meet Giuliani’s September 1 deadline. Nor is
“Make This Garbage Country Great For The First Time” has a nice, populist ring to it.
Every time I say that Chris is the “smart” Cu
I’ve written a bunch about Antifa and how pathetic that group is but it has to be said that Jason Kessler, the racist who organized the U
Give Chelsea Clinton credit for getting at the heart of the utilitarian argument for abortion. Most abortion activists put it in terms of
More than a dozen community groups have called on Rep. Bettie Cook Scott (D-Detroit) to apologize for a series of racial slurs sources say s
NEW YORK (AP) — A generation ago, the likes of Walter Cronkite, Peter Jennings and Diane Sawyer were the heroes of television
McConnell said the best way to evaluate Supreme Court nominee would not be through the documents sought by Dems but by rooting through his 3
In 2015 ISIS held a Ramadan Quran contest. The winners were awarded with their own Yazidi slave girls. ISIS gave away sex slaves in its Qura
Only a Democrat can get away with. Democrat Bettie Cook Scott stood outside the polling stations on Tuesday and urged voters not to cast a b
A military parade ordered by US President Donald Trump for later this year has been postponed until at least 2019, a defence official said o
Marlins manager Don Mattingly reacts to Jose Ureña’s ejection in the first inning after hitting Atlanta Braves left fielder Ronald Acuña Jr.
Miami Marlins pitcher Jose Ureña talks about getting ejected from Wednesday’s game after hitting Ronald Acuña, Jr. with the game’s first pit
This item from the UK is a shocking example of leftist identity politics in power:
Male, pale and stale university professors ar
For several months, an alliance has been forming between the neoconservative American Enterprise Institute (AEI) and the neoliberal Center
Dem Rep. Ted Lieu Says Trump Pardoning Manafort Would Be 'Grounds for Impeachment' - Lauretta Brown: Rep. Ted Lieu (D-CA) told CNN Thursday
The ex-girlfriend of Democratic National Committee Deputy Chairman Keith Ellison offered new details of abuse Thursday that she claimed to h
If ex-CIA Director John Brennan did to Andrew Jackson what he did to Donald Trump, he would have lost a lot more than his security clearance
In a scathing press statement released Thursday, the chairman of the Senate Select Committee on Intelligence, Senator Richard Burr (R-NC), e
A Swedish Muslim woman has been awarded compensation after claiming a job interview was ended abruptly when she declined to shake hands with
In one of their most Constitutionally-ignorant moments, Planned Parenthood took to Twitter and vehemently defended their progressive allies,
A 57-year-old employee was arrested after he carried a firearm onto the campus of Olsen Middle School.
More on this story.
California would be the first state to completely end money bail for defendants awaiting trial under a proposal unveiled Thursday that would
"Humanitarian Catastrophe" if Agency Stops UAC Migrants, says Official
A homeless shelter serving battered and sexually abused women in Anchorage, Alaska is being targeted by the state's equal rights commission
The Denver Broncos might consider bringing in a veteran backup quarterback at some point. If they do, it will not be Colin Kaepernick, gener
Prosecutions have reached an all-time low despite crime soaring to a new record high, official Government figures reveal.
In an interview with The Washington Post this week, Twitter head Jack Dorsey talked about the supposed issues facing Twitter