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Korn Singer Jonathan Davis Says Barack Obama Became A Dictator Thanks To Miley Cyrus

February 20th, 2014 1:03pm EST
Korn
Jonathan Davis, lead singer of rock band Korn, had a few interesting things to say when asked about his group's latest music video.

Davis told a TMZ cameraman, "We just basically wanted people to wake up, to see what's going on.

"I think that our government uses those people [celebrities] to distract from what's really going on… that whole thing with Miley Cyrus at the VMAs, When that went down, Barack Obama passed a law that made him basically a dictator… he can imprison whoever he wants, he doesn't have to charge them, he can hold them for as long as he wants."

The music video for "S...
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President Obama Invites 'Monuments Men' Stars Clooney, Damon To Dinner & A Movie

February 19th, 2014 2:00pm EST
President Obama Invites 'Monuments Men' Stars Clooney, Damon To
President Barack Obama invited the stars of "The Monuments Men" to dinner at the White House last night.

George Clooney, Matt Damon and Bill Murray watched a screening of the movie, based on a true story about an unlikely World War II platoon, tasked by FDR with going into Germany to rescue artistic masterpieces from Nazi thieves and returning them to their rightful owners.

Real-life monuments man, Harry Ettlinger, and author Robert Edsel, whose book inspired the movie, also attended the event.

Clooney made headlines earlier this month after urging Britain to return treasure, the Elgin M...
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Morrissey Slams President Barack Obama Over Thanksgiving Turkey Pardon

November 27th, 2013 8:50am EST
Morrissey
Morrissey has branded President Barack Obama "abysmal" for supporting the slaughter of 45 million turkeys for the nation's Thanksgiving celebrations.

The animal rights crusader has hit out at the American leader's administration ahead of the annual festivities on Thursday, slamming White House staff as "embarrassingly stupid" for holding a 'turkey pardon' when one bird is spared death on the President's orders.

In a statement, the former The Smiths star writes, "Please ignore the abysmal example set by President Obama who, in the name of Thanksgiving, supports torture as 45 million bird...
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The Next Victims On Amanda Bynes' 'Ugly' Twitter List: The Obamas

July 8th, 2013 2:07pm EDT
Amanda Bynes
Amanda Bynes has added President Barack Obama and his wife Michelle to her growing list of people she finds ugly.

The troubled Bynes, who has grown increasingly erratic this year, has primarily used Twitter to defend herself from tabloid rumors (and criticize them for using old photos) and to call several people "ugly."

Apparently it was the Obamas' turn, because Bynes tweeted today, "Barack Obama and Michelle Obama are ugly!"

In the past, Bynes called Lance Bass, Drake, Rihanna and Miley Cyrus ugly. She took back her criticism of Miley after Miley responded, and Bynes later tweeted, "Mi...
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George Lucas To Receive The National Medal Of Arts From President Obama

July 4th, 2013 2:00pm EDT
George Lucas
Filmmaker George Lucas will receive the government's highest arts honor from President Barack Obama later this month. On July 12, the "Star Wars" creator will be presented with the National Medal of Arts at the White House.
 
The President's office issued the following statement: "By combining the art of storytelling with boundless imagination and cutting-edge techniques, Mr. Lucas has transported us to new worlds and created some of the most beloved and iconic films of all time."

Record label boss Herb Alpert, playwright Tony Kushner and Oscar-nominated screenwriter Elaine May will also b...
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Mick Jagger Rips Barack Obama During Final U.S. Rolling Stones Concert

June 25th, 2013 7:01pm EDT
Mick Jagger
Rolling Stones frontman Mick Jagger took a shot at President Barack Obama Monday night during the band's concert at the Verizon Center in Washington D.C.

The band was in town for the final date of the U.S. leg of their "50 And Counting" tour and the frontman seized the opportunity to blast Obama over the recent National Security Agency (NSA) surveillance scandal.

"I don't think President Obama is here tonight," Jagger said, "but I'm sure he's listening in."

According to Fox News, fans booed when Jagger mentioned the president's name.

Obama has defended the NSA's secret surveillance of t...
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Ricin Letters Sent To Barack Obama Leads To Arrest Of TV Actress

June 8th, 2013 1:30pm EDT
Barack Obama
What does The Walking Dead and The Vampire Diaries have to do with recent ricin laced letters mailed to President Barack Obama? Apparently an actress who has appeared in both those shows has been arrested and charged with allegations that she was responsible for mailing those letters to the President.

Shannon Rogers Richardson, who lives in New Boston, Texas, originally tipped off officials from the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) last week, claiming that her estranged husband, Nathaniel Richardson, had sent three notes containing the poison to the White House and to New York City Ma...
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Justin Timberlake Brings 'Memphis Soul' To The White House

April 10th, 2013 5:10pm EDT
Justin Timberlake
Pop star Justin Timberlake was a big hit at the White House on Tuesday night, where he performed during a music education event held by First Lady Michelle Obama.

"In Performance at the White House: Memphis Soul" celebrated the sounds of the 60s from the singer's native Memphis, Tennessee, and included a mix of acts old and new.

Mavis Staples, Booker T. Jones, Ben Harper and newcomers Alabama Shakes were on hand interact with music students at the "Soulsville, USA: The History of Memphis Soul" workshop, but it was Timberlake who had the crowd buzzing.

"Oh, watching you all's faces - pric...
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President Obama & Many Celebrities Pay Tribute To Film Critic Roger Ebert

April 5th, 2013 11:51am EDT
Roger Ebert
Following movie critic Roger Ebert's death on Thursday, President Barack Obama, director Darren Aronofsky, comedian Steve Martin and many other celebrities praised the star and shared their memories of him online.

Just two days after revealing his cancer had returned, the beloved Pulitzer Prize-winning film buff passed away at age 70, and dozens of celebs expressed their appreciation for the critic, who famously recognized great films with his "two thumbs up" line.

Obama wrote in a statement: "Michelle (Obama) and I are saddened to hear about the passing of Roger Ebert. For a generation o...
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History Channel's 'The Bible' Producers Call Satan's Resemblance To Barack Obama 'Utter Nonsense'

March 18th, 2013 10:27pm EDT
Mohamen Mehdi Ouazzani as Satan
The History Channel's 10-hour miniseries The Bible came under fire Monday morning because Moroccan actor Mohamen Mehdi Ouazanni, who was introduced as Satan in the series' third episode Sunday night, happens to look a little bit like U.S. President Barack Obama.

The internet buzzed over the resemblance of the Devil and the President after conservative pundit Glenn Beck tweeted, "Anyone else think the Devil in #TheBible Sunday on HIstory Channel looks exactly like That Guy?" ("That Guy" being Obama -- Beck has vowed not to say his name in 2013.)

But now the History Channel and the hit seri...
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Ashley Judd 'Thanks' Karl Rove For Political Attack Ad

February 7th, 2013 2:35pm EST
Ashley Judd
Ashley Judd has taken a swipe at her Republican detractors as she considers running for office, sarcastically thanking her critics for releasing an advert attacking her political views before she even enters the race.

The actress has been contemplating branching out into politics for some time, and is a fierce supporter of President Barack Obama.

Her passion for the Democratic party has impressed politicians in Kentucky, where she attended university, and a survey revealed she is the candidate of choice to run for state Senate.

However, the actress' interest in a political role has sp...
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Weekly Celebrity Twitter Roundup: Jan. 19-26, 2013

January 26th, 2013 11:30am EST
Barack Obama
Welcome one, welcome all to this week's Twitter roundup, where we put all the best Twitterings and Instagrammings in one place for you to see, in one bite-sized package! This week, President Obama's inauguration, Seacrest crowns Justin Bieber the Grand Pooh-Bah of Twitter, some old men join the internet, Shakira gives birth, Seth Macfarlane brings civil rights to Tweets and more.

President Obama reflecting on his successes at the 2013 inauguration

"I want to take a look one more time. I'm not going to see this again."—The President pausing at the Capitol yesterday twitter.com/BarackOb...
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Steven Seagal Seeks Presidential Pardon For Convicted Producer

January 22nd, 2013 9:41am EST
Steven Seagal
Steven Seagal has called on President Barack Obama to pardon a former producing partner who was convicted of attempting to extort money from the actor.

Julius R. Nasso, who worked with Seagal for a decade, was jailed for a year after he was convicted of attempting to extort millions of dollars from the actor, claiming the Under Siege star owed him money for collapsed projects when he decided against making any more action films.

Nasso, who was released from prison two months early in 2005 for good behavior, now appears to have mended his relationship with Seagal, who has since written a...
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Jamie Foxx Was 'Honored' To Be At And Perform At Inaugural Ball

January 22nd, 2013 9:15am EST
Jamie Foxx
Jamie Foxx Was 'Honored' To Be At And Perform At Inaugural Ball

Singer/actor Jamie Foxx serenaded U.S. Vice President Joe Biden and his wife Jill at President Barack Obama’s Inaugural Ball on Monday.

The Ray star took to the stage at the Washington Convention Center in Washington, D.C. after Jennifer Hudson, who had performed Al Green's classic Let's Stay Together for the First Couple's dance.

Foxx took a leaf out of the late Ray Charles' book and belted out his hit 1962 track I Can't Stop Loving You as Biden and his wife took to the dance floor.

Before starting his performance, Foxx sa...
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James Franco Writes Poem For President Obama For Inauguration Day

January 22nd, 2013 9:12am EST
James Franco
James Franco wrote a poem to commemorate the second inauguration of President Barack Obama.

The actor appeared to struggle to come up with something interesting for readers after he was commisioned by Yahoo! News editors to write something for the President, who began his second term on Monday.

Franco detailed his writing challenge in the piece, titled "Obama in Asheville." 

He wrote: "I was asked to write something for the inauguration of his second term, but what could I write? I was in Asheville, studying writing, but not the political sort; I write confessions and characters, and tha...
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Inaugural Ball Highlights: A Red Hot Michelle Obama, Presidential Dancing, Great Music & More

January 22nd, 2013 8:38am EST
Barack and Michelle Obama
Everyone was waiting to see what Michelle Obama would wear to the inaugural balls on Monday night, and she definitely didn't disappoint.

The First Lady, who recently made a style statement by debuting bangs, opted for a red chiffon and velvet gown. The custom-made halter dress was designed by Jason Wu, who also made her stunning white gown for the same event four years ago. She also wore Jimmy Choo shoes and jewelry by Kimberly McDonald. The President wore a tuxedo with a white tie.

The couple showed up on stage at the ball at the Walter E. Washington Convention Center holding hands, wavi...
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Lupe Fiasco Reportedly Kicked Offstage At Inauguration Concert

January 21st, 2013 10:32am EST
Lupe Fiasco
Lupe Fiasco was escorted off the stage at a concert held in honor of Barack Obama's inauguration on Sunday after launching into an angry rant about the President.

The hip-hop star was booked to headline the Start Up Rock On concert in Washington, D.C. to mark Obama's re-election, but he used his set to voice his frustration with the current administration.

Fans at The Hamilton venue were stunned as Fiasco performed an anti-Obama song for 30 minutes, and reportedly refused to move on to another track.

Josh Rogin, a reporter for news website The Cable, took to Twitter.com to describe th...
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Stars Launch Barack Obama's Inauguration

January 20th, 2013 6:00pm EST
Michelle Obama
Will.i.am, John Legend, Katy Perry and Usher were among the stars who helped kick off U.S. President Barack Obama's inauguration celebrations in Washington, D.C. on Saturday.

A whole host of famous faces descended on the U.S. capital as Obama prepares to be sworn in for a second term in front of hundreds of thousands of people on the National Mall on Monday.

Black Eyed Peas star will.i.am was at the star-studded OurTime.org Generation Now party, where Legend, Common and T-Pain performed in honour of the next generation of American voters.

will.i.am talked about the importance of youth ac...
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The Most Sociable Celebrities In Social Media

December 29th, 2012 1:00pm EST
George Takei
Some Celebrities love us (and you) more than others. Some celebrities are reclusive nomads who do a movie and then crawl back into whatever hole they live in away from the world, with no communication whatsoever until we hear about their next upcoming movie.

Other celebrities however, engage themselves with their fans. This used to mean interviews and autographs, but now, it means something slightly different. Social media has allowed the celebrity crowd to communicate with their thousands of fans instantly and with a great deal of personality.Even if they don't talk with each individual...
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Brad Pitt Commends President Obama's Policy On Marijuana

December 20th, 2012 4:20pm EST
Brad Pitt
Stars including Brad Pitt and Danny Glover have praised Barack Obama after the President declared that prosecuting recreational pot users is "not a top priority."

Hollywood actor Pitt is an executive producer of new documentary The House I Live In, about the country's war on drugs, and he has thrown his support behind Obama after the politician insisted police have "bigger fish to fry" and won't be "going after recreational users in states that have determined that it's (marijuana) legal."

Pitt and his co-producers, Glover, John Legend and Russell Simmons, say in a statement, "President...
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Time's Person Of The Year Candidates: PSY, Stephen Colbert, Pussy Riot & More

November 28th, 2012 9:50am EST
PSY
Time magazine editors have released the shortlist for its 2012 Person of the Year, and South Korean pop sensation PSY, rap superstar Jay-Z and Russian punk rockers Pussy Riot are among the candidates.

There are 38 contenders, including "Fifty Shades of Grey" author E.L. James, Olympic gymnast Gabby Douglas and comedians Stephen Colbert and Jon Stewart.

Also nominated are President Barack Obama and his former White House rival, Republican Mitt Romney, as well as dissident Chinese artist/activist Ai Weiwei and Pakistani teenager Malala Yousafzai, who was shot by Taliban extremists who disag...
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Catholic Group 'Startled' By Jamie Foxx's President Obama Comment

November 27th, 2012 2:24pm EST
Jamie Foxx
Jamie Foxx has sparked outrage among religious activists after branding President Barack Obama "Our Lord and Savior."

The Ray star made the controversial comparison onstage at the Soul Train Awards, which were televised on Sunday but recorded in Las Vegas a few days after Obama was re-elected for another term in the White House.

Speaking at the event, he said, "It's like church over here. It's like church in here. First of all, give an honor to God and our Lord and Savior, Barack Obama."

However, the remark has been branded "startling" by Catholic League for Religious and Civil Rights ...
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Survey Says: People Want Tim Tebow & Big Bird At Their Thanksgiving Table, Not Obama

November 22nd, 2012 8:53am EST
Tim Tebow
Discovery Channel series "Destination America," which celebrates the people places and stories of our country, just released a study, conducted by Nielsen, that delves into the behaviors of people during Thanksgiving.

When asked who they'd prefer at their dinner table for Thanksgiving, President Obama didn't fare as well as he did in the election. As a write-in option, just 5 percent were interested in sharing their turkey with the Commander in Chief.

Both Tim Tebow and Big Bird were each selected by 23 percent of Americans as preferred Thanksgiving dinner guests. Assuming that Big ...
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Hank Williams, Jr.: 'America Committed Economic Suicide By Re-Electing President Obama'

November 9th, 2012 2:31pm EST
Hank Williams Jr.
Conservative country singer Hank Williams, Jr. has slammed Americans who voted for Barack Obama at the polls on Tuesday, branding the President's re-election "economic suicide."

The fervent Republican, who targeted Obama in an angry tirade over the summer, is furious after the Democrat landed another term in office over rival Mitt Romney, and he has taken to his Twitter.com page to air his thoughts on the outcome.

In a post, he writes, "America has committed economic suicide. Remember my song This Country's Sure as Hell Goin Down the Drain."

Williams, Jr. has long been open about his d...
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5 Celebrities Who Had Meltdowns Over The Election Results

November 8th, 2012 7:30pm EST
5 Celebrities Who Had Meltdowns Over The Election Results
President Barack Obama was re-elected into office for his second term on Tuesday after defeating Gov. Mitt Romney in a close election. While many celebrities flocked to social media sites to voice their excitement towards Obama’s re-election, there were several notable figures who lost their cool following Romney’s loss. Check out our list of the 5 celebrities who had meltdowns over the election results:

1. Bill O'Reilly

Bill O’Reilly, host of the The O’Reilly Factor on Fox News, assisted as a political analyst for Fox News during their election broadcast.

During the broadcast, Bill O’...
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Melissa Joan Hart Persecuted By Internet 'Trolls'

November 8th, 2012 8:15am EST
Melissa Joan Hart
Melissa Joan Hart has been targeted by obnoxious Internet 'trolls' over her political preference for presidential candidate Mitt Romney.

The Sabrina the Teenage Witch actress received a string of distasteful comments on her Twitter.com page shortly after Barack Obama was re-elected as President on Tuesday.

The actress re-tweeted some of the abuse she received, including a message branding her "a fat, unbankable, untalented, uneducated, neo-con, bad mom, child star from the 80s" and another reading, "hey Sabrina, f**k you."

Hart hit back at her attackers, insisting she was disgusted by ...
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Mariah Carey Releases New Single To Celebrate Obama's Victory

November 7th, 2012 5:03pm EST
Music veteran Mariah Carey has released a new track in honour of Barack Obama's re-election as the President of the United States.

On Nov 7, Barack Obama was re-elected as the President of the United States, defeating Republican rival Mitt Romney and he will be serving his second term as President of the United States for the next four years (from 2012 to 2016). Mariah Carey has been known to be a staunch supporter of Obama, and she is not the only celebrity rooting for the 51 year old leader - Katy Perry and Lady Gaga have also shown their support by performing at Obama's rallies as wel...
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Eva Longoria, Cher, & More Celebs Celebrate Obama's Victory

November 7th, 2012 8:13am EST
Eva Longoria
Celebrities including Cher, Billy Ray Cyrus and Mary J. Blige expressed their delight after Barack Obama was re-elected President of the United States on Tuesday night.

During a lengthy campaign, Obama garnered a ton of celebrity support and endorsements, with rapper The Game, Pamela Anderson, and Beyonce among those who urged people to vote for Obama in recent days, while Bruce Springsteen and Jay-Z performed at election eve rallies on Monday.

Meanwhile, George Clooney, Sarah Jessica Parker, Will Smith and Gwen Stefani hosted fundraisers for the President's re-election campaign.

After t...
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Katy Perry Performs In A Ballot-Inspired Latex Dress At Obama Fundraiser

October 25th, 2012 9:59am EDT
Katy Perry
Katy Perry spent the eve of her 28th birthday performing at a campaign rally for President Barack Obama in Las Vegas. The singer rocked a white latex mini dress meant to look like a presidential ballot. Her pick? The current commander in chief.

During the event on Wednesday Perry introduced her 91-year-old grandmother, Ann Hudson, to the President. The singer later tweeted, "So tonight was a great night! The PRESIDENT gave grandma and I unforgettable shout outs & now I am officially 28! Best. Birthday. Ever."

Obama had told the crowd: "I am so grateful to Katy Perry for the unbelievable ...
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Bruce Springsteen To Perform Free Concert In Support Of President Obama

October 22nd, 2012 9:33am EDT
Bruce Springsteen
Bruce Springsteen is ramping up his support for Barack Obama by offering to play a free concert on Tuesday to help the President's re-election bid.

The Boss will take to the stage in Charlottesville, Virginia, to back Obama and Vice President Joe Biden before voters head to the polling stations next month .

Tickets to the nTelos Wireless Pavilion performance were made available on a first-come, first-served basis from the President's Charlottesville headquarters on Sunday.

Last week, Springsteen outlined his reasons for endorsing Obama on his website, writing, "We're still living thro...
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