LeBron James Completely Dismisses Laura Ingraham: ‘Thank You, Whatever Her Name Is…’

The shade is strong with LeBron. Days after Fox News’ Laura Ingraham targeted him on her program and said he should “shut up and dribble” instead of comment on politics, Cleveland Cavs star LeBron James looked to get in the last word on the whole brouhaha. With Ingraham doubling down on her commentary Friday night while inviting James to appear on her show to debate, the multi-time MVP appeared at the NBA All-Star 2018 Media Day this afternoon. And, of course, the subject of his feud with the Fox News host was broached. But in James’ view, Ingraham isn’t even important enough for him to remember her name. “The best thing she did is help me create more awareness, ” he told reporters. “I appreciate her Continue reading "LeBron James Completely Dismisses Laura Ingraham: ‘Thank You, Whatever Her Name Is…’"

Mets Players Hang Out With Donald Trump Jr. During Shark Fishing Excursion

Recently hired New York Mets manager Mickey Callaway invited some of his players and staff to a shark fishing event on Friday. One person who also showed up was none other than presidential son Donald Trump Jr. In a now-deleted Instagram photo from Mets prospect Philip Evans, Trump Jr. appears alongside Callaway and a couple Mets players posing next to a couple of sharks that they caught. One of the players in the photo is Mets pitcher Matt Harvey. As the New York Daily News reported, Harvey and other Mets players play golf on a regular basis at Trump National Golf Club in the Bronx. The Daily News noted that a Mets representative told them that it was just “coincidental” that the Trump scion appeared on the beach. Evans said the same thing, explaining that Trump Jr. was merely fishing on the same beach and it wasn’t a Continue reading "Mets Players Hang Out With Donald Trump Jr. During Shark Fishing Excursion"

LeBron James Fires Back at Laura Ingraham: ‘We Will Not Shut Up and Dribble’

Well, this crazy week is ending with a fiery feud between Fox News host Laura Ingraham and NBA All-Star LeBron James. It all began when Ingraham blasted James for his unfavorable remarks about President Trump and told him he should “just shut up and dribble.” Her remarks faced backlash from some in the media and fellow NBA All-Star Kevin Durant said that he thought what she said was “racist.” Ingraham pushed back against the racism charges, noting the similar rhetoric she has said about white singers, actors, and comedians. Now LeBron James himself is hitting the court. In reaction to a tweet that included an image of a neon sign that read “I Am More Than an Athlete,” James kept his reaction brief: “#wewillnotshutupanddribble” he tweeted. And Ingraham actually responded on Twitter, inviting him on her show:

LeBron James Fires Back at Laura Ingraham: ‘We Will Not Shut Up and Dribble’

Well, this crazy week is ending with a fiery feud between Fox News host Laura Ingraham and NBA All-Star LeBron James. It all began when Ingraham blasted James for his unfavorable remarks about President Trump and told him he should “just shut up and dribble.” Her remarks faced backlash from some in the media and fellow NBA All-Star Kevin Durant said that he thought what she said was “racist.” Ingraham pushed back against the racism charges, noting the similar rhetoric she has said about white singers, actors, and comedians. Now LeBron James himself is hitting the court. In reaction to a tweet that included an image of a neon sign that read “I Am More Than an Athlete,” James kept his reaction brief: “#wewillnotshutupanddribble” he tweeted. And Ingraham actually responded on Twitter, inviting him on her show:

Kevin Durant Responds to Laura Ingraham: ‘To Me, It Was Racist’

Last night when Laura Ingraham told LeBron James to “shut up and dribble,” she was talking about an interview that included Kevin Durant, who responded to her commentary Friday night. After playing a clip of comments made by James, Durant, and Cari Champion, Ingraham asked “must they run their mouths like that?” before saying James is a cautionary lesson for kids because “this is what happens when you attempt to leave high school a year early to join the NBA.” In the past day Ingraham has gotten a ton of blowback and a lot of people said her commentary was racist. In a statement today, the Fox News host pointed to past criticisms she’s made of white celebrities weighing in on politics and said, “There was no racial intent in my remarks – false, defamatory charges of racism are a transparent attempt to immunize entertainment Continue reading "Kevin Durant Responds to Laura Ingraham: ‘To Me, It Was Racist’"

Laura Ingraham Responds to Backlash Over LeBron James Remarks: ‘False, Defamatory Charges of Racism’

Fox News’ Laura Ingraham has responded in a statement after she came under serious criticism for her remarks last night on LeBron James. Ingraham, to recap, mocked James for recent comments he made about politics and President Trump. She said, “Millions elected Trump to be their coach. Keep the political commentary to yourself or, as someone once said, shut up and dribble.” Ingraham got a lot of blowback over this, including from Dwyane Wade and Chris Long. Mediaite has received the following statement from Ingraham defending her remarks:
“In 2003, I wrote a New York Times bestseller called ‘Shut Up & Sing,’ in which I criticized celebrities like the Dixie Chicks & Barbra Streisand who were trashing then-President George W. Bush. I have used a variation of that title for more than 15 years to respond to performers who sound off on politics. I’ve told Robert DeNiro to ‘Shut Continue reading "Laura Ingraham Responds to Backlash Over LeBron James Remarks: ‘False, Defamatory Charges of Racism’"

CNBC Host Suggests Men at Time Inc. Would Masturbate When Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue Dropped

Sports Illustrated recently announced that their annual “Swimsuit Issue” would be embracing the #MeToo movement. In addition to images of scantily clad women amid beaches, the issue will also have photos of naked women, adorned with phrases like “nurturer” along their bodies.
The move has courted some controversy, with many suggesting that the magazine is attempting to co-opt the movement in order Continue reading "CNBC Host Suggests Men at Time Inc. Would Masturbate When Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Issue Dropped"