John Oliver Joins Parkland Students “Calling Bullsh*t” On “Too Soon To Talk About” Gun Laws Blather
John Oliver returned to air on Last Week Tonight, saying it’s “incredibly exciting” to be back, though sad, because he once again had to kick off an episode addressing heartbreaking events at a school shooting.” This time it’s Parkland, Florida, where yet another school shooting left 17 dead and many more injured.
“These events are now so familiar, we now automatically know how each side will play out,” Oliver complained:
“Thoughts and prayers”
“Fuck your thoughts and pray… Read
Bill Maher Ponders Hollywood Romantic Comedies In The MeToo Era
In the era of MeToo, how, Bill Maher wonders, is Fifty Shades Freed the Number 1 movie in the country? (It’s not, but go with it for a moment).
Maher used the movie “about a woman on a leash” to kick off a New Rules riff last night on HBO’s Real Time With Bill Maher, pondering the mixed messages of Hollywood rom-coms, which, he said, have three basic plots: she married her boss, stalking is romantic and “I hate you and then I love you.”
“Now it’s true,” Maher continued… Read
‘Real Time’: Mexico’s Former President Doubles Down On “No F*cking Wall”
Vincente Fox, the former president of Mexico who, in the words of Bill Maher, has become a “folk hero” for his blunt anti-Trumpisms, lived up to the billing on HBO’s Real Time With Bill Maher.
Reminded by Maher of his recent tweet that Donald Trump’s “mouth is the foulest sh*thole in the world,” Fox at first joked, “Did I say that?”, and then barreled on. Suggesting a link between violence like this week’s school shooting in Florida and Trump’s political rhetoric, Fox… Read
Jimmy Kimmel Warns Donald Trump And “Buddies”: Bowing Heads In Prayer Is Empty Gesture After School Slaughter
Jimmy Kimmel took careful aim at President Donald Trump, Paul Ryan, Mitch McConnell, and Marco Rubio and blasted them for their usual non-response to the latest school mass shooting.
“Another very sad day in America. Another senseless shooting,” Kimmel said at the top of his Thursday late-night show.
“This time at a high school in Parkland, Florida, where a gunman, a former student, opened fire yesterday,” killing 17 and wounding more than a dozen.
President Trump weighed… Read
Bounce Plans Weeknight Airings Of ‘The Wendy Williams Show’
Bounce has acquired the day and date repurpose rights to The Wendy Williams Show from Lionsgate's Debmar-Mercury, and next month will begin weeknight airings of the syndicated talk show.
Bounce calls the deal the first-ever repurposed programming arrangement done by a multicast network.
Beginning Monday, March 5, Bounce will air The Wendy Williams Show weeknights at 11 pm ET/8 pm PT on the same day the episode premieres in syndication. The agreement was announced today by… Read
Jimmy Kimmel Makes Pitch For Stormy Daniels’ First NDA-Free Interview
Jimmy Kimmel made his on-air pitch for porn star Stormy Daniels to make a return visit to his ABC late night show.
Updating his audience Wednesday on the latest doings of Stormy – his big-ticket get for his show’s post-SOTU Address broadcast – Kimmel explained President Donald Trump’s lawyer Michael Cohen recently announced he paid Daniels $130K out of his own pocket. Cohen insisted it had nothing to do with Trump, and that he was not reimbursed by then presidential… Read
Stormy Daniels Shopping Her Story, Declaring Donald Trump Lawyer Announcement Ends NDA
Attention Jimmy Kimmel!
Porn star Stormy Daniels announced Wednesday she’s open for business and shopping her story now that President Donald Trump’s personal attorney has declared he made the $130K payment to her out of his own pocket shortly before Election Day.
Daniel’s manager, Gina Rodriguez told Associated Press that Daniels takes Michael Cohen’s announcement to mean the NDA is Null And Void, and she will soon announce what media outlet will get her story… Read
Jimmy Kimmel Plugs Donald Trump Administration Valentine’s Day Cards
“It's interesting, the White House is releasing their own line of Valentine’s Day cards this year. Have you heard about this?” ABC late-night host Jimmy Kimmel said, to a crickets response from his studio audience.
“That's because we made it up," Kimmel was compelled to explain, because in a world of Trump steaks, Trump water, Trump fragrance, and Trump neckties, a Trump line of Valentine’s Day cards is not far fetched.
“I guess we're at the point where anything is… Read
Jimmy Kimmel: Omarosa Stuck In House Full Of Reality TV Stars – Just Like Melania
Jimmy Kimmel thinks President Donald Trump is more likely watching Omarosa in Celebrity Big Brother than the Winter Olympics in South Korea.
Omorasa, he explained, is the former Apprentice contestant, turned Celebrity Apprentice contestant, turned White House…Apprentice contestant – who is now a contestant on Celebrity Big Brother.
“That's right. Omarosa is trapped in a house with a bunch of reality TV stars. Just like Melania,” Kimmel said.
Among her more interesting Big… Read
Jimmy Kimmel: Donald Trump Too Busy Defending Wife Beaters To Read Democrats’ Memo
Jimmy Kimmel weighed in on the Obama’s official portraits for the Smithsonian and Donald Trump’s refusal to publish the Dem memo rebutting Devin Nunes’.
Former President Obama’s portrait, by artist Kehinde Wiley, is not the traditional man posing in front of desk. It depicts 44 in front of flowers representing Chicago, Africa and Hawaii – aka Nick Nolte’s mug shot shirt, Kimmel noted.
In other Washington News, Eric Trump unveiled the latest issues of Trump Magazine over… Read
Red Gerard Booked On Jimmy Kimmel After Winning Olympic Gold
Red Gerard, who became the first American to win a gold medal at the PyeongChang Winter Olympics this weekend with a win in men’s snowboard slopestyle, will make his first U.S. TV appearance Tuesday on Jimmy Kimmel Live! The 17-year-old from Colorado of course has made the NBC rounds after his victory Sunday and appeared on Today on Sunday morning.
Gerard was only member of Team USA to qualify for the event finals and had his parents and six siblings in the crowd at… Read
‘Daily Show’ Writer Michelle Wolf Lands Netflix Talk Show
After four years of working as a writer-contributor on The Daily Show and writer on Late Night With Seth Meyers, now it’s Michelle Wolf’s turn to host. Wolf has landed her own half-hour weekly Netflix talk show for premiere this year.
The untitled show will take a break from the seriousness of late-night comedy, Netflix says. Instead of making the news fun, she'll make fun of everything and everybody. There will be no preaching or political agenda — unless it's… Read