Category: Lifestyle

Stephen Bannon is making a war-themed hype film for Trump, hopes he will be ‘jacked up’ about it

President Trump’s supporters are under attack. Or at least, that’s the impression Stephen Bannon’s forthcoming film is trying to make. The Breitbart- and White House-ousted conservative has returned to his documentary roots to create Trump @ War, and he shared the dramatic trailer for the film with Axios on Thursday. The full-length feature will premiere Sept. 9 — the two-year…

The soulmate myth

I have been married six years, which is not very long, but long enough to get me out of newlywed territory and into the conviction that I can speak with some authority on the subject. So let me tell you: Your soulmate does not exist. (And even if they did — which they don’t — you would almost certainly never…

Paul Manafort has a solid alibi for not wearing socks with his loafers in court

Paul Manafort, former big-time political consultant to oligarchs and volunteer campaign chairman for President Trump, may not have mounted much of a defense in his federal trial on tax fraud and money laundering charges, but he does apparently have an airtight case for not wearing socks in court. Manafort made $60 million and can’t find a sock dealer who accepts…

Stephen Colbert and Trevor Noah doubt Trump targeted ex-CIA chief John Brennan for his ‘wild outbursts on the internet’

“It is a chilling day in American history, and not just because I keep this theater at 52 degrees,” Stephen Colbert said on Wednesday’s Late Show. “For the first time ever, a president has used the power of his office to punish members of the intelligence community who have criticized him.” He played White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders…

Tom Arnold tells Jimmy Kimmel the Trump N-word tape is absolutely real. The Daily Show hopes it isn’t.

Tom Arnold, promoting a Viceland show about hunting for “the Trump tapes,” sat down with Jimmy Kimmel on Wednesday’s Kimmel Live, and he said Omarosa Manigault Newman is right — there is tape of President Trump using the N-word. On reality TV shows, “the crew has fun” and creates compilations tapes, Arnold explained, and in 2016 he mentioned on a…

Young Detroit Tigers fan starts ‘line of awesomeness’ by sharing foul ball with another boy

During Tuesday night’s Detroit Tigers game, Travis Blackwell started what he called a “line of awesomeness.” When a foul ball flew into the stands, his dad caught it and tossed it to Blackwell. The 10-year-old then ran down to the row of seats where Michael Ogden, 7, was sitting with his family. Blackwell handed the ball to Ogden, because “I…

Kellyanne Conway tries to criticize her husband’s anti-Trump tweets off the record, is unsuccessful

White House counselor Kellyanne Conway invited The Washington Post’s Ben Terris to her family’s new $7.7 million house in an elite Washington, D.C., neighborhood “where wealth and influence serve as a cooling balm for the partisan inflammation that has spread elsewhere,” Terris writes, and “everybody — Democrat and Republican — belongs to the garden party.” But Terris mostly writes about…

Jimmy Kimmel, Jimmy Fallon, Seth Meyers riff on Trump, Omarosa, and the N-word

“All hell is breaking loose in Washington as the battle between President Trump and his former adviser/Apprentice contestant Omarosa rages on,” Jimmy Kimmel said on Tuesday’s Kimmel Live. “I’m not sure who I’m supposed to root for in this — it’s like Lord Voldemort versus King Joffrey.” In her new book, Unhinged, Manigault Newman “called the president racist, a bigot,…