For Barack Obama, The Party's Never Really Getting Started

  • For those of you expecting a week-long party to start off the Obama Administration, prepare to be disappointed. There will be one public event welcoming you to D.C. on Sunday afternoon. Monday will be a day of community service, and the Inauguration will occur on Tuesday out in the cold, followed by formal balls…
  • » 12/10/08 6:30pm 12/10/08 6:30pm

Republican Foolishness & Dirty Tricks Compete Against Democratic Undies

  • Just to prove to American voters that they are really unfeeling, the Republican National Committee released word today that the California Republican Party is filing an FEC complaint against Barack Obama for his visit to his dying grandmother, who passed away today. Is anyone home over there? [Washington Post]
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  • » 11/03/08 6:30pm 11/03/08 6:30pm

Lindsay Lohan's "Confident, Glam" Leggings Launch For Real

  • LiLo's MySpace: "I'm thrilled to announce that my new fashion collection, 6126 is finally ready for launch!! I love to wear leggings, so it should come as no surprise that my first venture into the world of fashion design is with leggings! I named the collection after Marilyn Monroe's birth date, because to me she…
  • » 10/14/08 11:30am 10/14/08 11:30am

Talking Politics Is Now Okay At Work, Except When It's Not

"You’ve heard that rule about never discussing politics at work?" asks the Times' Lisa Belkin » 10/02/08 3:20pm 10/02/08 3:20pm. "That’s so last election." Nowadays, one survey found that 67% of respondents thought political discussion at the office was totally okay. Publicist Rachel Kempster used to be bothered by political talk at work. Now she…

Sarah Palin's BFFs: Decidedly Pro-Choice, Undecided On President

If your best friend was running for vice president, would you vote for her? Sarah Palin's BFFs aren't so sure. In the clip above, Good Morning America » 9/08/08 12:30pm 9/08/08 12:30pm sits down with Sarah Palin's best friends of 15 years, a group of Alaska moms who call themselves the "Elite 6." Though one of the friends was inexplicably absent,…

Conventional Crap: Chicago! Hope! Change! (And "Poison")

Oh, good God, it's early here in Denver and it was a late night last night but Spencer » 8/26/08 10:00am 8/26/08 10:00am and are dedicated servants, so we dance, bitches, dance for your amusement despite the fact that we both think it might be sort of okay to die this early in the morning. After the jump, we talk about the parties, condoms, the…