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Obama Drops The Mic [Literally] At Last WH Correspondent’s Dinner [WATCH]

We’ve said it before and we’ll say it again. If President Obama wanted to, he could be a stand up comedian without missing a beat.…



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Pimp My Child?

Just before putting together this week’s post, Liam and I went to the Toys, Tots, Pets and More ( TTPM) showcase in NYC that brought…

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Flint Water Crisis: Too Little, Too Late

Michigan Gov. Rick Snyder should be ashamed of himself. Snyder is staging a shameless damage control ploy to show that he is taking charge of…

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Don Lemon: Is Trump’s Foreign Policy Just Populist Pandering?

  “America First” Donald Trump says those two words are at the heart of his foreign policy. “My foreign policy will always put the interests…

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Don Lemon Talks To The Woman Who Was Prince’s Latest Inspiration

  We’ve heard from a lot of people who knew Prince a long time ago, but last night on my CNN show I spoke with…

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Soft Power: Deya Direct, Denise Boutte and Bern Nadette Stanis Talk Women and Relationships

Deya Direct has an upcoming book dedicated to helping women tap into their ‘soft power’ in relationships. Aboard this year’s Fantastic Voyage, she, along with…

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