Category: Lifestyle

Fox News has reportedly banned Sebastian Gorka from its hard news shows

Sebastian Gorka, former Trump administration official, reportedly earned himself a ban from Fox News. The former deputy assistant to the president joined the network as a contributor in 2017, appearing on its shows like Hannity. Earlier this month, Gorka confirmed he was no longer a contributor to the network, saying he “decided not to renew my contract” but would still…

Watch Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez explain Medicare-for-all, razz Molly Ringwald, and roast Mitch McConnell

“Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez was more recognizable to a focus group of Wisconsin swing voters than every Democratic presidential prospect except Bernie Sanders, Joe Biden, and Elizabeth Warren,” Alexi McCammond reports at Axios, citing a focus group last week of 12 voters. The freshman Democrat from New York “has only been in Congress for a few months, yet she’s breaking through…

Watch Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez explain Medicare-for-all, razz Molly Ringwald, and roast Mitch McConnell

“Rep. Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez was more recognizable to a focus group of Wisconsin swing voters than every Democratic presidential prospect except Bernie Sanders, Joe Biden, and Elizabeth Warren,” Alexi McCammond reports at Axios, citing a focus group last week of 12 voters. The freshman Democrat from New York “has only been in Congress for a few months, yet she’s breaking through…

Samantha Bee and Stephen Colbert review the unwieldy 2020 Democratic field and each candidate’s big thing

The Democratic presidential field is large and growing, and The Late Show tried to break it down Wednesday with a March Madness bracket. With 2020 slowly approaching, “the Democrats have narrowed their choices down to everyone,” Stephen Colbert said in his monologue. There are so many candidates running that those “without a signature hair style, they’ve been experimenting with signature…

Stephen Colbert compares the Mueller investigation to a Scooby-Doo episode, wants to pull off the mask already

“Everybody is breathlessly waiting for the Mueller report to come out, and there have been signs today that it might, maybe, possibly, definitely, or not be really soon,” Stephen Colbert said on Wednesday’s Late Show. Wednesday’s sign was yet another senior member of Special Counsel Robert Mueller’s team wrapping up her work. “You know what that means?” Colbert asked. “Probably…

Stephen Colbert, Jimmy Kimmel, and Trevor Noah mirthfully mock Devin Nunes for suing a Twitter parody cow

President Trump and George Conway are now in open warfare on Twitter, and Stephen Colbert not unhappily listed some of Conway’s critiques of Trump that led to this point, including that Trump “administration is like a like a s–tshow in a dumpster fire.” That’s especially “awkward,” Colbert said on Tuesday’s Late Show, because Conway’s wife, Kellyanne Conway, “is one of…

Stephen Colbert can explain to Trump why Brazil doesn’t belong in NATO

President Trump is both modestly bragging about donating his $400,000 salary to the Homeland Security Department and proposing to strip $5 billion from the DHS budget, Stephen Colbert said on Tuesday’s Late Show. “So Trump’s paycheck donation is like robbing a restaurant then, on your way out, throwing a nickel in the tip jar.” Trump “gets paid nothing to be…