On Monday night, CNN anchor Wolf Blitzer weighed in on President Donald Trump‘s hostile rhetoric towards the press. Blitzer began by telling Jimmy Kimmel that it’s “very concerning” and “worrisome” how Trump goes after the media. “Does it ever make you mad?” Kimmel asked. “Yes, it makes me very mad,” Blitzer responded. “It makes me very upset to see- you know, when he says ‘Fake News’ and we’re the worst and points to the journalists at these events… we’re not the enemy of the people.” The Situation Room host told Kimmel that was “worries” him the most is that Trump’s rhetoric towards the press “gives encouragement” to dictators to “go after a free press.” “We as journalists at CNN and other news organizations who risk their lives everyday to get the story, to be responsible, and to do it in a fair way,” Blitzer said. “And Continue reading "Wolf Blitzer to Kimmel: ‘Very Mad’ When Trump Calls The Media ‘Enemy of the People’"
Stephen Colbert took a moment during their monologue to call out the media over their coverage of former White House staffer Omarosa Manigault Newman and her media blitz promoting her book. Colbert began by mocking Omarosa for her recent realization that her former boss President Donald Trump is a “racist” after supposedly hearing him say the N-word on tape. “This is huge…” Colbert sarcastically reacted. “Finally, we have proof that the guy who refused to rent to black tenants, said that a Nazi Klan rally had some fine people and called Africa a sh*thole… is a racist… We didn’t know!” Later on, The Late Show host played several clips featuring political pundits weighing in on Omarosa, including CNN’s Brian Stelter calling her a “liar, backstabber, and self promoter” and New York Times columnist Bret Stephens insisting that “if anyone has less credibility than Donald Trump, it’s actually probably Continue reading "Colbert Hits Media For Dismissing Omarosa as ‘Unreliable’: You Can’t ‘Report’ and ‘Roll Your Eyes’ at Once!"
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On Monday night, a CNN panel got quite heated between Steve Cortes, Bakari Sellers, and Ana Navarro over whether or not President Donald Trump is racist. Sellers began by insisting that it’s “very hard” to find black people who want to work for the Trump administration, comparing Trump to George Wallace and the “dog whistles” he used, something Cortes vehemently opposed. “For you to compare him to George Wallace… is so utterly insulting,” Cortes told Sellers. “There is not a sintela of evidence that this president is a racist. And just because you say it every time you’re on CNN and just because this show says it every single night doesn’t make it true. And all he has done is make life better for minorities. And by the way, both blacks and Hispanics are responding to their improved lives with vastly higher approval numbers for this president.” Continue reading "Ana Navarro, Bakari Sellers Battle Steve Cortes For Saying Trump Isn’t Racist: ‘Lay Off The Kool-Aid!’"
After discussing politics at length, Kanye West shocked Jimmy Kimmel with his candidness about certain viewing habits. In part two of the interview, Kimmel kept focused on the songs in his latest album, specifically about the one where he describes the anxiety he feels about his young daughter as an adult and how other men view her. Kimmel asked if he always thought “that far ahead.” “Oh, I think lifetimes and lifetimes ahead,” West responded. “And you actually are imagining guys objectifying- do you think like your attitude towards women has changed since having daughters?” Kimmel asked. “Nah, I still look at PornHub and…,” West responded, causing the audience to roar in laughter. “What kind of stuff do you look at? What categories?” Kimmel jokingly asked. “Black is my favorite category,” West seriously answered. “You don’t have to go into that,” Kimmel chuckled. “You can if Continue reading "Kanye West Shares His Porn Habits With Kimmel"
During his appearance on Jimmy Kimmel Live on Thursday night, Kanye West attempted to heal the divide. Earlier in the conversation, West shared his journey to Jimmy Kimmel of expressing his support for President Donald Trump and that he wasn’t being bullied by the people around him. But on this controversial slavery remarks, he said “the point” was that while there’s such thing as history class, he said he’s never heard of a class that “breaks down how you balance a check book or how you control your finances” and that he’s never heard of a “future class.” “They keep us so focused on history that we start to believe that it actually repeats itself,” West said. “And we become overly traditional. And we can’t advance as a race of beings. We get too caught up in the past and what everyone’s saying and what everyone’s tweeting. And sometimes Continue reading "Kanye Wests Urges Trump Critics to ‘Try Love’: ‘We Can Defuse This Nuclear Bomb of Hate’"
Kanye West sat down with Jimmy Kimmel and discussed politics and his support for President Donald Trump. Before probing West’s ideology, Kimmel began by asking the rapper if had any interest in designing the suits for Space Force if the president ever asks him. “I’m into designing,” West chuckled. West told Kimmel how passionate his wife Kim Kardashian was when helping Alice Johnson be granted clemency after been sentenced for life for a first-time drug offense with her visit to the White House. “Were you ever concerned about her being alone in the Oval Office with President Trump?” Kimmel asked. “Well, he is a player,” West smirked. On the backlash he faced for expressing support for Trump, he began by comparing Trump to his cousin who is locked up for murder and that he still loves him even though he did a bad thing. “Just as a musician, African-American, Continue reading "Kanye West Says Putting on MAGA Hat Was ‘Overcoming Fear’ of Backlash: ‘Liberals Can’t Bully Me’"