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LeBron James destroys Trump with the perfect, understated insult

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Champion of insults.Image: AP/REX/Shutterstock There are so many things to call President Donald Trump.  On Saturday morning, LeBron James found the perfect one. The NBA star called Trump “U bum” over the president’s rescinded invitation for Steph Curry to visit the White House, which came only after Curry stated that he didn’t want to go anyway.  SEE ALSO: NFL players slam Donald Trump for rant against protests U bum 😂 https://t.co/PU1WuB9lqs — christine teigen (@chrissyteigen) September 23, 2017 at least the Trump era brought the until-now-criminally-underused insult of “bum” back — Erin 🎶Gloria🎶 Ryan (@morninggloria) September 23, 2017 Good morning […]

Pete Souza throws shade at Trump’s NBA feud with a photo of Obama and Steph Curry

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Obama White House visitor.Image: David Zalubowski/AP/REX/Shutterstock In 48 hours, President Donald Trump ignited feuds with the NFL and the NBA.  Hey, remember when the president didn’t do that?  SEE ALSO: Pete Souza’s latest Instagram lets Trump know who the real ‘Rocket Man’ is Pete Souza does. The Obama White House photographer turned full-time shade-thrower posted a photo of President Obama with Golden State Warriors star Steph Curry on Saturday morning.  President Obama with Steph Curry last year at the White House. The President was “helping” Steph with his jump shot release. A post shared by Pete Souza (@petesouza) on Sep […]

All 5 living ex-presidents to appear at Texas hurricane benefit show without Trump

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Clinton, Bush, and Trump will appear at the concert on Oct. 21.Image: ANDREW GOMBERT/EPA-EFE/REX/Shutterstock They’ve become quite the posse. Barack Obama, Bill Clinton and George Bush, the ex-president crew that have been seen golfing together and promising Harvey relief with no Trump in sight, are set to continue their benevolent bromance with a headline appearance at a Texas benefit concert. SEE ALSO: Obama, Bush, and Clinton enjoy a nice, relaxing game of golf without Trump The George H.W. Bush Presidential Library Foundation announced the trio’s upcoming appearance at the “Deep From The Heart” event Wednesday. The benefit concert will take […]

The physics behind NASCAR, according to Neil deGrasse Tyson

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Former presidents Barack Obama, George W. Bush, and Bill Clinton all got together on Thursday to watch a nice, relaxing game of golf.  The three were all smiles and sat together during the Presidents Cup golf tournament in Jersey City, New Jersey, snapping selfies and hamming it up with the crowd.  SEE ALSO: Trump’s buddy Tom Brady links arm with teammate during national anthem Image: ANDREW GOMBERT/EPA-EFE/REX/Shutterstock Missing from the event was current President Donald Trump, who is expected to attend the tournament on Sunday. We’d expect nothing less from a man who criticized Obama for playing golf during his […]

The first NFL game of Sept. 24 started with a powerful protest

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Image: Joe Toth/BPI/REX/Shutterstock Less than 48 hours after President Donald Trump began vocally lashing out at NFL players, some of those players struck back on the field.  During an Alabama rally for senatorial candidate Luther Strange, Trump went way off script and began calling any football players who took a knee during the national anthem a “son of a bitch.” He doubled down on this hardly-veiled attack on former San Francisco 49ers quarterback Colin Kaepernick on Saturday with a series of tweets that called on owners to fire any player who didn’t stand during the song. SEE ALSO: NFL players […]

Trump can learn an important lesson from Mr. Rogers

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If you were a child in America anytime between the ’60s and ’90s, there’s a certain man in a red sweater who was probably there for you. Fred Rogers, better known as the one and only Mr. Rogers, spent over four decades hosting educational TV programs for kids. In 1969, the same year PBS was founded, he appeared before the U.S. Senate Commerce Committee and gave a moving speech on what publicly funded TV programs could offer. Of course, all this talk about public TV feels more important than ever, given the Trump Administration’s plans to eliminate the Corporation for […]

Trump finally comments on white nationalist rally, violence in Charottesville

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Image: AP/REX/Shutterstock After hours of silence, President Donald Trump finally commented on the white nationalist rally and related violence happening in Charlottesville, Virginia on Saturday. Am in Bedminster for meetings & press conference on V.A. & all that we have done, and are doing, to make it better-but Charlottesville sad! Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump) August 12, 2017 SEE ALSO: A round of applause for student counter-protesters who stood up to white supremacists at UVA Trump tweeted after 1 p.m. on Saturday, almost two hours after Virginia Governor Terry McAuliffe declared a state of emergency in Charlottesville and the city determined […]

WTF is up with ‘WTF,’ the new political movement from Silicon Valley billionaires

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Image: winthefuture.com/ The cofounders of two tech giants have teamed up to rethink the Democratic Party. On the Fourth of July, they launched a project called WTF short for “Win The Future” that is virtually crowdsourcing a political agenda on Twitter, Recode reported. SEE ALSO: Trumps Tech Week did not make America great No, this isn’t the premise of the next season of HBO’s Silicon Valley. LinkedIn cofounder Reid Hoffman and Zynga cofounder Mark Pincus have been working on this project since President Donald Trump’s victory for real. They are pushing out the campaign via an exclusive on tech news […]