President Trump made a lot of promises to the American people during his campaign, but parts of his spending proposal seem to contradict some of those pledges. (Video: Jenny Starrs/Photo: Melina Mara/The Washington Post) Some people are complaining that the budget proffered by the Trump administration, despite its wonderful macho-sounding name, is too vague and […]
CreditPHOTOGRAPH BY SPENCER PLATT / GETTY Barrier Status: ‘none’ Great. Just great. Nine years. That’s how long I’ve spent meticulously crafting an online persona that’s funny, trendy, tech-savvy, slightly self-deprecating, and nerdy in a conventionally acceptable way. Now it’s all falling apart. Trump hasn’t even been President for two months, and look at what’s happened. […]
The Disney film studio is in damage control this week, as news spreads that its live action remake of Beauty and the Beast may contain a gay subplot, in what is being described as a first and now a last for any high budget children’s film. Conservative pundits and cinemas alike are protesting the “unnatural” […]
Senator Elizabeth Warren let Rachel Maddow know her plan. Judge Neil Gorsuch was making his rounds to all the Senators, to meet them and woo them, including her, and Senator Warren suggested that Maddow hide under a desk, with tape rolling, in case Gorsuch bashed Trump, and they could politicize the moment. “We don’t want […]
Meet Secretary of the Treasury and Swamp King, Steve Mnuchin. https://youtu.be/8okdzcz7PTM?list=PLur87nTwD0BtIreRwNBMG63ZCc4EXo9F9 via Swamp Dwellers | Full Frontal with Samantha Bee | TBS – YouTube.
NEW YORK—Admitting they badly need to turn their business around, executives at struggling media company Vidmark Interactive confided to sources Tuesday that their situation has become so dire they may have to consider giving a job to someone who is actually qualified to hold it. “We’ve had such a difficult time staying afloat in the […]
Hide CM floating unit A Selection of the 30 Most Disappointing Under 30 CreditPHOTOGRAPH BY NICO DE PASQUALE / GETTY Barrier Status: ‘none’ Will Heller, twenty-six After a month at a Zen silent-meditation retreat, Heller went back to his job at Goldman Sachs as a commodities trader in oil and gas. Victor Chen, twenty-eight Chen […]