Category: Lifestyle

Stephen Colbert slams Trump for weaponizing teachers, asks God about the NRA’s claim to divine gun rights

“The national conversation continues to be how to keep our children safe from gun violence,” Stephen Colbert said on Thursday’s Late Show, and “for the president, for the Republican Party, for the NRA, every option is on the table — except fewer guns.” President Trump did a lot of coerced listening on Wednesday, but he “actually does have a suggestion…

The Late Show has an alternative theory for Trump’s refusal to release the Democratic anti-Nunes memo

It has been two weeks, and President Trump still has not released the Democratic rebuttal to the memo compiled by House Intelligence Committee Chairman Devin Nunes (R-Calif.), and nobody is sure why. The House Intelligence Committee voted unanimously to release the Democratic memo, but Trump said it contains classified information (he ignored similar concerns when he approved release of the…

Chef Reem Assil will open Patterson’s next Oakland restaurant

Chef-baker Reem Assil’s star is rising — and quickly. Chef-baker Reem Assil will open a new Oakland restaurant, Dyafa, for DanielPatterson’s Alta Group. (Photo courtesy of Eric Wolfinger) Her popular bakery, Reem’s California, in Oakland’s Fruitvale district, has hit its one-year mark. She’s been named a James Beard Award semifinalist for that venture. And now comes word that she will…