On the daytime television talk show ‘The Doctors,” Jillian Michaels claimed that women were “inviting danger” (such as rape) by dressing like sluts. The statement was made in response to the the first annual Slut Walk” demonstrations, which took place earlier this year after a Toronto police officer claimed “women should avoid dressing like sluts […]
During a radio interview on WDEL (which was being videotaped for the web), Christine O’Donnell, the Republican candidate for U.S. Senate for Delaware, got testy when host Rick Jensen asked what she would do “specifically” to cut the deficit. When Jensen called O’Donnell out on factual errors, she quickly looked to her campaign advisor for […]
While introducing a story on Jesse Ventura’s plan to sue the TSA and Department of Homeland Security over invasive airport pat-downs and body scans, Whoopi Goldberg glimpsed a photo of the former Minnesota Governor and broke into hysterical laughter. In fact, Goldberg was so distracted by the photo that she requires help from Joy Behar […]
Chris Matthews called Mike Huckabee’s recent comments about President Obama’s childhood “racist” in an appearance on Monday’s “Tonight Show.” Matthews began by discussing the 2012 presidential field with Jay Leno. He called the prospective candidates “the weakest list of candidates that I’ve ever seen.” Leno then asked him about Huckabee. Matthews then brought up Huckabee’s […]
The liberal host of MSNBC’s “Countdown” has completed his last broadcast for the cable news network he called home for the last eight years. “Good night, and good luck,” Keith Olbermann said as he threw papers behind him for the last time at the end of his show. The phrase is one he borrowed from […]
Not all Republicans are racists, but racists are more than likely to be Republicans, according to comedian Bill Maher. “Government intrusion, you know government power, is something that really bothers conservatives unless it’s directed at people that are not white. It seems like there is something like that going on there,” Maher said on ABC’s […]
Whoopi Goldberg got into a furious argument with Donald Trump about President Obama’s birth certificate on Wednesday’s “The View.” Trump, who has been talking about running for president, has been drawing attention for his comments about Obama’s citizenship. He repeated some of them on “The View.” “Why doesn’t he show his birth certificate?” Trump said. […]
Oprah Winfrey devoted a segment on ‘The Oprah Winfrey Show’ to Brazilian spirit doctor John of God, a simple farmer with no medical degree and little education who many believe is a medium who channels the spirits of more than 30 dead doctors and saints to bring physical and spiritual healing. (Source: TVSquad.com)
Bill Maher taped a harsh and hilarious “Christmas message” for his website and called Oprah’s “Favorite Things” episode “one of the most deeply disturbing things I’ve ever seen on television.” Maher used Oprah’s audience as the prime example for his thesis that the real religion in America is greed and is “what at the core […]
On ‘Chelsea Lately,’ Reese Witherspoon started off talking about her farm animals. The actress told Chelsea Handler that she owns chickens, donkeys, pigs — and also two goats, who are named ‘George and Martha Washington,’ because Reese’s daughter was studying American history at the time. (Source: TVSquad.com and HuffingtonPost.com)
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