Category: Politics

Watch Michelle Obama’s Tearful Final Speech as First Lady

In her final speech as First Lady of the United States, Michelle Obama spoke about the values of hard work and a good education. With those tools, Obama said, “you might even become president.” Obama made the…

Something About This Russia Story Stinks

In an extraordinary development Thursday, the Obama administration announced a series of sanctions against Russia. Thirty-five Russian nationals will be expelled from the country. President Obama issued a terse statement seeming to blame Russia for…

Think 2016 Was Bad? 2017 Will Almost Surely Be Worse

It was a bad year. The planet continued warming at an alarming rate. The civil war in Syria, which has now claimed about a half million lives, raged on. The gun violence epidemic persisted unabated…

Radio City Rockette Talks Turmoil Over Trump Inauguration

A member of the Radio City Rockettes discussed the turmoil that’s enveloped the famed dance troupe since they were tapped to perform at Donald Trump‘s inauguration in an interview with Marie Claire. Speaking anonymously under…