Richard Kind, The Last Martin O’Malley Supporter, Attends DNC For Stephen Colbert’s ‘Late Show’
Some Bernie Sanders supporters scarfed beans as part of a fart-in protest at the DNC in Philly, Stephen Colbert noted at the top of his final night of DNC live shows.
“Some might question this tactic, but it’s part of a long tradition of political activism,” Colbert continued, nothing it was Patrick Henry who said, “Give me liberty or pull my finger.”
But Sanders did not have the corner on disappointed delegates. Richard Kind isn’t giving up on his guy, Martin… Read
The Hillbillies Have Eyes In New ‘American Horror Story’ Season 6 Teasers
Following the three very short videos released yesterday via Snapchat (and Lady Gaga’s Twitter), the full set of new teasers for the upcoming sixth season of Ryan Murphy’s American Horror Story have been released into the wild frontier. As before, they’re so brief as to completely obfuscate what exactly the season is about, but what they do show suggests that it will be drawing inspiration from American history as well as horror classics like The Hills Have Eyes. You can… Read
Bill Maher On Hillary Clinton Nomination: “First, Lady Ghostbusters And Now This. America’s On A Roll!”
Bill Maher, and guests Salman Rushdie, Michael Moynihan, and Amy Holmes, discuss the 2016 Democratic National Convention during this special edition of Real Time. The episode was preceded by a repeat due to Clinton’s speech running long and began about 27 minutes later than scheduled.
Maher noted that Hillary Clinton had just become the first woman nominated to run for President by a major political party in this country, and that elsewhere in the world they were… Read
Stephen Colbert Welcomes Comedy Central ‘Broad City’ Talent To ‘Late Show’
Broad City’s Abbi Jacobson and Ilana Glazer, who famously successfully “begged and stalked” Hillary Clinton into guesting on their Comedy Central show, appeared on The Late Show’s live DNC edition, right after Clinton, in Philadelphia, became the first female presidential candidate in a major U.S. political party.
Yes, the same Comedy Central whose lawyers, or it may have been the lawyers of parent company Viacom, informed CBS lawyers they owned The Colbert Report’s Stephe… Read
Hillary Clinton Rips Donald Trump For “Bigotry & Bombast” In DNC Speech
“Donald Trump can’t even handle the rough-and-tumble of a presidential campaign,” said Hilary Clinton today of the ex-Celebrity Apprentice host at the Democratic National Convention. As she accepted her nomination as the first woman to be the Presidential standard bearer for a major American political party, ” the former Secretary of State added: “He loses his cool at the slightest provocation. When he’s gotten a tough question from a reporter, when he’s challenged in a… Read
Hollywood Reacts To Hillary Clinton DNC Speech: Making History Leads Way Amid Jokes & Jibes
Refresh for updates… Given her popularity in Hollywood, it’s no shock that the entertainment industry was fast and fervent in its reaction to Hillary Clinton’s speech accepting the Democratic Party nomination for president. Her address came as the climax to a week of partying – and some dissent from supporters of Senator Bernie Sanders – that saw President Obama, former President (and Hillary’s husband) Bill Clinton, Senator Bernie Sanders, celebs like Scandal‘s Tony… Read
Steve Guttenberg “Moved” By Bill Clinton’s ‘Police Academy’ Love
During Bill Clinton’s DNC speech on Tuesday, the former President mentioned as an aside how he and Hillary handled raising their daughter Chelsea during one particularly rough period of time of his presidency (you can guess when). Said Clinton, “Truth is, we rarely disagreed on parenting, although she did believe that I had gone a little over the top when I took a couple of days off with Chelsea to watch all six Police Academy movies back to back.”
That tidbit came as… Read
Watch Tonight’s Hillary Clinton DNC Video By ‘Scandal’ EPs
UPDATE, 7:30 PM: A short biopic of Hillary Clinton was shown tonight just before the 2016 nominee took the stage at the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia. Produced by Shonda Rhimes and Betsy Beers, the video featured a slew of political heavyweights like POTUS 42 and 44 and HRC herself. Take a look at it above.
Coming after remarks by daughter Chelsea on the closing night of the DNC and narrated by the voice of cinematic God himself Morgan Freeman, the film… Read
PBS’ ‘The Talk’ Panel: The Issue Of Police Violence Front And Center – TCA
Democratic National Convention attendees this week cheered a speech by a group called Mothers of the Movement. Introduced by Scandal‘s Tony Goldwyn, they got the topic of black youth killed by police onto the biggest stage in the country.
And today’s powerful final panel of PBS' first TCA day addressed the national epidemic of such fatal encounters. The subject was The Talk, a two-hour documentary about "the conversation taking place between parents of color and their… Read
Corporate Lawyers: Best Friend To Stephen Colbert Fans?
The 2016 political conventions will be remembered by Stephen Colbert fans as the time he emerged, if briefly, from his Celebrity-Suck-Up-Interviewing-At-CBS period, and got back to doing that which he does best: thumbing his nose at authority.
Among the moments that have delighted Colbert fans and the media during RNC and DNC weeks: the return of his The Daily Show lead-in Jon Stewart, to weigh in on Donald Trump's GOP nomination, as well as the return of Stephen… Read
‘Command And Control’ Trailer: Inside One Of The Cold War’s Tensest Moments – TCA
At today’s TCA panel on the American Experience documentary Command and Control — a look at the hidden history of a terrifying 1980 nuclear accident at a Titan II missile complex in Damascus, AR — participants stressed that the global situation regarding nuclear weapons remains out of control. As part of the presentation, the official trailer was release; watch it above in all its tense, Cold War-paranoia glory.
Said producer/director/co-writer Robert Kenner (Food Inc.):… Read
‘Scandal’ POTUS Tony Goldwyn Gives American History Lesson In DNC Video
After making his second appearance at this year’s Democratic National Convention, Scandal‘s President Grant seems to be Hillary Clinton’s fave POTUS — after Bill and Barack. Tony Goldwyn, who was onstage Wednesday to talk about the Innocence Project and introduce the Mothers of the Movement, reprised his DNC role today in a video shot at the host city’s treasured landmark.
Standing in the Assembly Room at Independence Hall, which he called “the birthplace of our great… Read