manafart

Mueller’s Russian Investigation Announces Manafort Indictment

Featured, Politics  

Special Counsel Robert Mueller is about to take out the trash – and the Dumpster, too? President Trump’s former campaign chairman (and bad facelift spokesmodel) Paul Manafort was indicted today on charges that he funneled millions of dollars through overseas shell companies and used the money to buy real estate and luxury items. His longtime…

Read More

tags: , , , , , , ,

trumpmultiple

Late Night Hosts Mock Trump’s ‘Standing O’s,’ ‘Love Fest’

Politics  

“There’s always a funny man in the game But he’s only funny by mistake Ev’ryone laughs at him, just the same They don’t see his lonely heart break” Young and old hepcats can enjoy and interpret the poignant lyrics of “The Joker” by Sir Anthony Newley, but in this state of the nation, who is…

Read More

tags: , , , , , , , , ,

flaketrump

Senators Pound “Reckless, Undignified” Trump

Featured, Politics  

Unlike Princess Ivanka, GOP Senator Jeff Flake (AZ) will not be complicit in fueling the runaway train crashing through the Capitol. Following Senator Bob Corker, Flake yesterday announced he will not seek re-election for his Senate seat. Realistically, Flake would have faced a tough Republican primary battle next August against former Arizona State Senator Kelli…

Read More

tags: , , , , ,

bettyprice

Republican Rep Betty Price Suggests “Quarantine” For HIV Patients

Featured, Politics  

There are a lot of Americans who should be quarantined — for example, white supremacists and whoever greenlit The Snowman — but HIV patients are not among them. However, Georgia state representative Betty Price (R, obvi) seems to think otherwise. The former wife of Trump’s disgraced Secretary of Health and Human Services, Tom Price, the…

Read More

tags: , , , , ,

Right Wing Nut Alex Jones Reads The Drag Queens That Read To Kids

Featured, Politics  

The perpetually red-faced Alex Jones has never been known for his restraint or subtlety, but the InfoWars host has now gone Full Tomato in a rant about drag queens. In response to the success of “Drag Queen Story Hour” in New York City and San Francisco (it’s exactly how it sounds), Jones accused the queens…

Read More

tags: , , , , , , ,

roseannetrumped

Will Roseanne’s Trump Love Sink Reboot?

Featured, Politics  

When Roseanne Barr first learned that her eponymous sitcom would be renewed in the wake of the 2016 election, she reportedly said, “As soon as I saw the election results, I knew we’d be back.” Earlier this week, Roseanne confirmed she not only voted for Trump, but she praised his financial acumen, while ranting about…

Read More

tags: , , , , , ,

rejectthenra

Celebs Join The Call To Stop Gun Lobby Influence: #RejectTheNRA

Politics  

Everytown is a gun safety advocacy nonprofit group that has launched a PSA video to engage all citizens to work toward sensible gun control. After the October 1 mass shooting in Las Vegas, a groundswell of fed-up celebrities signed on to promote Everytown’s mission. Julianne Moore, Emma Stone, Adam Scott, Jack Antonoff, Laura Dern, Melissa…

Read More

tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

transcasting

Hollywood Announces First-Ever International Call for Transgender Actors

Entertainment, Politics  

Hollywood’s history of casting cis actors in trans roles extends back to the very first days of the industry. As trans individuals have become more visible and less vilified, the trend has grown increasingly problematic. Prestige movies and frothy teen soaps are equally culpable of denying opportunities for trans actors, and for every Laverne Cox…

Read More

tags: , , , , , , ,

trumpjesus

Trump Attacks Healthcare, LGBTQ Rights, Iran

Politics  

Trump managed to out-Trump himself this past week with a multi-level attack on our healthcare, peace of mind, and right to be queer. As a wake-up call to pretty much any loser who thought Trump was a friend of the gays, Trump gave a speech to an actual anti-LGBTQ hate group Friday and proclaimed that…

Read More

tags: , , , , , ,