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Ivanka & Tiffany Trump's Cute Photos Together Aren't Here For Sibling Rivalry

By Shelby Black
In this tense political climate, it's never been more important to have family around. Even though the Trumps may not be the most popular people right now, at least they have each other. Of course, some first family members are a bit more in the…

Congress Can Override A Presidential Veto, But It Takes A Lot Of Work

By Shelby Black
There's nothing more important than political bodies working together, because it really has a huge impact. Recently, there's been a lot of tension between President Donald Trump and Congress over a slew of matters, which has resulted in some heated…

Barack “O’bama” Is Celebrating St. Patrick's Day With A Throwback Photo & A Dad Joke

By Lara Walsh
On Sunday, March 17, former President Obama took to Instagram to ring in St. Patrick's Day with a throwback photo from the Emerald Isle along with a dad joke. Barack Obama's St. Patrick's Day 2019 post remembers his 2011 trip to Ireland. And, you…

Muslims On Twitter Are Sharing The Most Beautiful Stories About Their #PeacefulMosques

By Chelsea Stewart
Following a deadly shooting in Christchurch, New Zealand, on Friday, March 15, Twitter users have taken to their accounts to send out prayers and condolences to those affected. There's been an overwhelming number of supportive tweets, but this…

Harry, Meghan, William, & Kate Sent Condolences To The "Open-Hearted" People Of Christchurch

By Amanda Fama
A mass shooting took place inside two mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand, on Friday, March 15, killing 49 people and injuring 20. World leaders have been responding to the terror attack throughout the morning, including the royal family. In fact,…

Barack Obama Shared His Grief About The Christchurch Mosque Shootings With A Sad Post

By Lilli Petersen
On Friday, March 15, the world was struck by another terrible mass shooting, when a gunman reportedly opened fire in two mosques in Christchurch, New Zealand. The attack reportedly left at least 49 people dead. In the aftermath, world leaders,…

The Internet Is Downright Roasting Trump For Reportedly Signing Bibles In Alabama

By Chelsea Stewart
Well, this is awkward. On Thursday, March 7, President Donald Trump toured tornado-ravaged areas in Alabama, greeting the survivors and apparently autographing their Bibles. While some people called his visit a "godsend," others took to Twitter to…

Trump Bragged About Himself & His Admin In His International Women's Day Statement

By Daniella Bondar and Chelsea Stewart
On March 8, the world celebrated yet another International Women's Day, celebrating women and the achievements they've made. Even though it's a holiday for women, sometimes men weigh in to share their thoughts, because, hey, feminism is for…

Barack Obama Highlighted So Many Inspiring Women For International Women's Day

By Chelsea Stewart
International Women's Day is here again, which means there are zillions of amazing posts celebrating women on social media. Girl power advocate Barack Obama was one of many who joined the celebrations, sharing a tweet that paid homage to women he…

Twitter Is Sharing Hilariously Weird Takes On This 'Ellen DeGeneres Show' Tradition

By Lara Walsh
If there's anything that Ellen DeGeneres is known for, it's acting as a fairy godmother and magically surprising the guests on her show with the wishes of their dreams. Meeting Idina Menzel and Barack Obama? Check. Gifts and one-in-a-lifetime…

Hillary Clinton Used ‘Mean Girls’ To Clap Back At Trump, So She’s Just Like Us

By Daniella Bondar
Mean Girls premiered over a decade ago and yet it's still a goldmine for perfect GIF reactions. If you needed proof that the 2004 smash hit is still super fresh, look no further than our former presidential candidate Hillary Clinton who relied on an…

Donald Trump Is Facing Yet Another Sexual Misconduct Allegation

By Hannah Golden
President Donald Trump is no stranger to legal trouble, and now he can add one more problem to the list. According to a report in The Washington Post published Monday, Feb. 25, Donald Trump allegedly kissed a campaign staffer without her consent as…

A Barack Obama Sighting At A Duke-North Carolina Basketball Game Gave The Crowd The Best Reason To Cheer

By Lizzy Rosenberg
There are very few things in this world that I love more than a solid Barack Obama sighting. Whether he's busy praising his gorgeous, intelligent wife, living it up on a remote beach in his Hawaiian hometown, or if he's simply filling up his car…

Tiffany Trump's Presidents Day Instagram Message For Her Dad Included Some Sweet Photos

By Lara Walsh
On Presidents Day 2019, Tiffany Trump took a moment to share a social media shout-out to the 45th commander-in-chief: Her father, Donald Trump. On Monday, Feb. 18, the Georgetown Law student penned a brief but touching message to the current…

Bernie Sanders Is Running For President Again, & Twitter Already Has Thoughts

By Chelsea Stewart
Is second time the charm? With any luck, it will be for Sen. Bernie Sanders (D-Vermont) who announced on Feb. 19 that he's making another run for the White House. Of course, the news has garnered mixed reactions, but for many, this is a day that…

Barack Obama Had A Kind Message For Parkland Survivors On The Shooting Anniversary

By Daniella Bondar
Feb. 14, 2019, marks one year since a gunman opened fire at the Marjory Stoneman Douglas High School in Parkland, Florida, killing 17 people. Many of the survivors of that day have since committed to championing gun control reform in this country…

Barack Obama Made The Smoothest Husband Move In His Valentine's Tweet For Michelle

By Shelby Black
Happy Valentine's Day everyone! Whether you're celebrating with a loved one, or solo this year, remember to let those important to you know how much you care. There's so many #couplegoals to celebrate, but Barack Obama's Valentine's Day tweet to…

Melania Trump Made Some Solo Plans For Valentine's Day

By Hannah Golden
Today is the day: Crushes, couples, and lovebirds of all stripes are donning their reds and pinks and looking forward to romantic plans for the evening. But are Donald and Melania Trump spending Valentine's Day together? It's not clear whether the…

Trump Reportedly Loves Golf Enough He Has A VR Simulator At The White House

By Daniella Bondar
Even the leader of the free world needs a hobby and President Donald Trump's is apparently golf. Even with a country to run, the president can always find the time to hit the links — at least virtual ones. According to a Feb. 11 report by The…

El Paso Officials Shut Down Yet Another Trump Claim About His Crowd Size

By Hannah Golden
President Donald Trump's rally in El Paso, Texas, on Monday, Feb. 11, has proven to draw a lot of attention, if not necessarily as many people as he'd like. While the president is known to enjoy large-scale events, he's also been known to embellish…

Elizabeth Warren Took Shots At Trump In Her Official Presidential Campaign Announcement

By Chelsea Stewart
Warrenators, the moment is here: Sen. Elizabeth Warren (D-Massachusetts) is officially running for the White House. According to multiple reports, the announcement came during a rally on Saturday, Feb. 9 and, while it included some cheery comments,…

Donald Trump Is Bringing A Big Group To The State Of The Union This Year

By Mehak Anwar
When President Donald Trump's 2019 State of the Union Address takes place on Tuesday, Feb. 5, he'll have several special attendees in his corner. While we know the president gets to invite some special names to the event, considering that Trump…

Cory Booker Announced His 2020 Presidential Run With This Inspiring Video

By Chelsea Stewart
Are you ready for this? On Feb. 1, Sen. Cory Booker (D-New Jersey) announced his bid for the White House, embarking on a road to become the second African American president in United States history. And he did it in a really inspiring way. In Cory…

Trump Is Going Back To An Old Super Bowl Tradition, So Get Your Popcorn Ready

By Hannah Golden
The 53rd annual Super Bowl is less than a week away, and while Americans are getting their chip bowls and coolers lined up for the big day, President Donald Trump is also prepping for this Sunday. Though he sat out the traditional pre-game chat last…

8 Celebrities Who Stan BTS As Hard As You Because They Have Really Good Taste

By Tara Martinez
There’s no question that BTS is causing a huge cultural and musical shift in Hollywood. The K-Pop band is the very first Korean music act to make significant strides in the mainstream American music industry and loads of celebrities are responding…

These Are All The Democrats Running In 2020, So Get Ready

By Shelby Black
Election season can be a stressful time for many of us, but it's looking like 2020 might be the most suspenseful time yet. At this point, its no secret that Democrats have been eagerly waiting to take on President Donald Trump in the 2020…

Beyoncé's Fangirl Insta For Michelle Obama's Birthday Is Too Much Queen For One Post

By Daniella Bondar
"Yasss Kween" has never been more fitting then in this very moment. On Jan. 17, Beyoncé aka Queen Bey gave a birthday shoutout to fellow royalty and apparent bud, former first lady Michelle Obama. Let me tell you right now, Beyoncé's Instagram…

Barack Obama Shared The Most Adorable Throwback Pic Of Michelle For Her Birthday

By Daniella Bondar
Oh hey, did you know our collective pretend-mother's birthday is on Jan. 17? By that I of course mean that former first lady Michelle Obama turned 55 on Thursday, and President Barack Obama's throwback birthday photo for Michelle is the absolute…

Karen Pence's New Job Explicitly Bans LGBTQ Students For "Moral" Reasons

By Daniella Bondar
Did you wake up this morning wondering what Karen Pence was up to? Neither did I, but apparently, she's been busy. In 2019, our second lady has decided to head back into the workforce, taking a job at a Virginia school. But it's neither as wholesome…

Here Are The Most Major Supreme Court Cases To Know About In 2019

By Chelsea Stewart
From the start, 2018 was a wild year for politics. President Trump tweeted nonstop about any and everything in the political world, from his legal entanglements to his beefs with foreign leaders. People left the White House in record numbers. And…

Get To Know This Woman Tossing Her Hat In The 2020 Presidential Race

By Chelsea Stewart
The 2020 presidential election is nearly two years away, but people are already lining up to take on President Trump. The latest person to toss their hat in the 2020 race is Tulsi Gabbard, a Democrat from Hawaii who has served in Congress since…

These Surprising Throwback Photos Of Joe Biden Show That He Hasn't Changed A Bit

By Chelsea Stewart
Who doesn't love a good throwback photo? There's nothing like seeing the changes over the years, from mullets to fish tail braids, to overalls to high-waisted jeans. Some are adorable, some are funny, and then there are others that barely show a…

Trump's Supreme Court Nominees Aren't The Only Ones You Should Be Paying Attention To

By Hannah Golden
Amidst all the other drama ensuing around Washington of late, here's one piece of legal news you might've missed: President Donald Trump has been busy filling up the judicial branch with new picks. In fact, he's already successfully placed a…

These 'The Masked Singer' Theories Will Hold You Over Until Next Week's Episode

By Dylan Kickham
When Fox's new singing competition series The Masked Singer first debuted last week, viewers only got to see half of the 12 contestants show off their singing skills and (more importantly) drop a bunch of clues about which unexpected superstar is…

Trump's Prime-Time Address About The Border Wall Had Twitter Seriously Fired Up

By Hannah Golden
At 9 p.m. ET on Tuesday, Jan. 8, President Donald Trump gave a much-awaited speech on national television to drum up support for his signature promise of a border wall with Mexico. Broadcast from the Oval Office on major news networks and cable news…

These Allegations Of Sexism In Bernie Sanders' 2016 Campaign Are Deeply Troubling

By Shelby Black
It's a new year, and you know what means: a whole new election season is just around the corner. As familiar faces are beginning to announce their 2020 presidential runs, it's important to acknowledge problems still facing the political landscape,…

Twitter Loves The Irony Of Trump's 'GOT' Poster Of Himself At A Cabinet Meeting

By Shelby Black
At this point, it seems that the line between fiction and reality has really started to blur. Well, these tweets about Trump's Game of Thrones poster at a Cabinet meeting on Jan. 2 prove that point even further. Winter may be coming, but drama is…

Donald Trump & Barack Obama's New Year's Tweets Focus On Majorly Different Things

By Shelby Black
Well, the time has officially arrived. Let's toast to the end of what I think is arguably one of the worst years in a while. TBH, this year was a total dumpster fire. I don't think I'm the only one who's beyond ready to kick 2018 to the curb and see…

Barack Obama Rang Out 2018 By Highlighting The Good Things People Did This Year

By Daniella Bondar
As the new year rolls in, there's always a list of people I have to text my New Year's well-wishes to (you can tell me how nice and considerate I am later). But if you've been the leader of the free world at some point, that list includes a whole…

Barack Obama Loves Michelle's Memoir So Much, He Gave It The Perfect Tribute

By Chelsea Stewart
With the winter season in full effect, it's the perfect time to grab a cup of hot cocoa, a fuzzy blanket, and sink into a good read. If you need a recommendation, check your social media timelines. With the last days of 2018 upon us, people have…

Barack Obama Has Been America's Most Admired Man For Trump's Whole Presidency

By Shelby Black
In this day and age, it's never been more important to have role models to look up to. For some, it may be their parents. For others, it may be their favorite athletes or celebrities. However, it looks like for America, it's a United States…

Trump Signed MAGA Swag While Visiting The Troops In Iraq, Because Of Course

By Daniella Bondar
No matter how high up the food chain you get, you can't avoid holiday travel. While everyone was distracted with holiday festivities, President Donald Trump flew to Iraq over Christmas for a holiday visit with American troops — his first trip to…

In An Ironic Twist, Donald Trump May Have Revealed Military Secrets On Twitter

By Shelby Black
On Wednesday, Dec. 26, while all of us were recovering from holiday festivities and eating our weight in Christmas leftovers, President Donald Trump shocked everyone when news broke that he made a surprise visit to see soldiers deployed in Iraq.…

These Throwback Christmas Pictures Of Barack Obama Will Fill You With Holiday Cheer

By Griffin Wynne
Whether you're navigating family-inflicted holiday stress or just feeling the daily weight of the current political climate, the best holiday escape can be remembering happier times — including the time when Obama was still in office. If you're…

Donald Trump's Christmas Tweet Compared To Barack Obama's Perfectly Sums Up Their Personalities

By Shelby Black
Happy holidays, everyone! This year has truly flown by, and even though it might have been a roller coaster for some, it was definitely always entertaining. However, it's officially Christmas Day, and it's time to set the political drama aside for…

I Dare Your Heart Not To Burst When You See Barack Obama's Sweet Christmas Tweet

By Daniella Bondar
What better way to celebrate the holidays than with a tweet from former President Barack Obama? While the Obama family (including former first pooches Bo and Sunny) is no longer in the White House, it's still nice of them to share holiday greetings…

Barack Obama & Lin-Manuel Miranda's 'Hamilton' Remix Is A Presidential Jam

By Lara Walsh
A former president and self-professed Hamilton fan is lending his vocal talents to Lin-Manuel Miranda's Hamildrops series, and the resulting track is the gospel magic you didn't know you needed in your life. In Miranda's final installment of the…

Donald Trump & Barack Obama's Second Christmas Cards Have Different Takes On The Season

By Chelsea Stewart
With the holidays in full swing, Christmas cards are taking over the internet and postal service (are yours in the mail yet?). The Trumps are the latest in the world of public figures to release theirs and in a surprising twist, it's pretty close in…

Donald Trump's Second Christmas Card In Office Is Getting All Kinds Of Responses

By Hannah Golden
It wouldn't be the holidays without the mandatory exchange of cards to and from families and friends in different zip codes. Normally, the cards are pretty harmless (minus the awkward family photos). But President Donald Trump's 2018 Christmas card…

Barack Obama Playing Santa For Kids Is The Best New Holiday Tradition

By Shelby Black
The holidays are truly a magical time of year, but sometimes we can get a little too wrapped up in gifts (see what I did there) and forget to be thankful for the little things. Well, it looks like a certain former president agrees with that…