Trump’s supporters have launched three serious terror attacks in the past five months

Welcome to another edition of What Fresh Hell?, Raw Story’s roundup of news items that might have become controversies under another regime, but got buried – or were at least under-appreciated – due to the daily firehose of political pratfalls, unhinged tweet storms and other sundry embarrassments c… The post Trump’s Continue Reading

Conservatives rip into each other in off-the-rails shoutfest over Trump’s border veto: ‘Don’t even go there!’

A pair of conservative commentators — one critical of Donald Trump and one in his corner — sparred on CNN Saturday over the ongoing drama surrounding the president’s national emergency declaration for his proposed border wall with Mexico. In the aftermath of Trump’s showy veto of Congres… The post Conservatives Continue Reading

Trump biographer ridicules president’s need to invite suck-ups to praise him before the cameras

Appearing on MSNBC’s AM Joy, Trump biographer Tim O’Brien dug into President Donald Trump’s use of aides and cabinet members to comment on what a great job he is doing when he invites the press in to talk about his latest achievements. In a word, he described the leader of Continue Reading

Internet mocks Trump for pretending he told GOP to vote ‘unanimously’ to release the Mueller report

President Donald Trump on Saturday suggested in a tweet that he directed Congressional Republicans to vote as they wish on whether special counsel Robert Mueller’s report should be publicly released — and that the whole thing is a “game.” “I told leadership to let all Republi… The post Internet mocks Continue Reading

These student debt horror stories show how disgusting the wealthy college pay-to-play scam really is

Amid revelations of a shocking scam where rich parents paid their children’s way into elite universities, stories of the depts of student loan debt taken on by those without the privilege of wealthy families have become all the more poignant. After Splinter news editor Paul Blest wrote about h… The post Continue Reading

Scream Queen: Lupita Nyong’o Talks To Ellen About The “Dark Places” She Had To Go For Her Brilliant ‘Us’ Performance [Video]

Source: Mike Marsland / Getty Lupita Nyong’o Talks ‘Us’ On Ellen Show ‘Us’ star Lupita Nyong’o recently sat down with Ellen Degeneres to talk about the soon-to-be hit film and what it took for her to pull off such a commanding-yet-creepy performance. We really can’t wait for y’all to see Continue Reading

Listen: Joycelyn Savage Tells Friend R. Kelly Made Her LIE About Their Underage Sexing & Says He Gave Her Herpes In Audio

Source: Scott Olson / Jose M. Osorio/Chicago Tribune /Getty Joycelyn Savage Tells Friends About Underage Sex With R. Kelly In Recorded Phone Call The Blast has acquired audio of 17-year-old Joycelyn Savage talking to her voice coach about her and R. Kelly’s relationship — and the details she gave are Continue Reading

Mama Makin’ Moves: Queen Naija Has A New Digital Series Coming To MTV [Video]

Queen Naija MTV Show Beyonce did it, Cardi B did it, and now Queen Naija is proving that your career doesn’t have to come to screeching halt just because you have a baby on the way. The “Medicine” singer, who welcomed her second child back in January, has a new Continue Reading

For Your Viewing Pleasure: Russell Wilson Talks About Raging In Rio For Carnaval With His Wife Ciara [Video]

Source: James Devaney / Getty Russell Wilson Talks About Life With Ciara & Spring Training Russell Wilson stopped by The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon on Friday to address the rumors of a trade to The New York Giants. While on the couch, the baller talks about raging at Carnaval Continue Reading

Sherri Shepherd: Lori Loughlin Is Stupid, It Was Obvious That Olivia Jade Didn’t Want To Go To College [Video]

Source: Theo Wargo/Getty Images for AHA/Frazer Harrison/Getty Images
 / Getty Sherri Shepherd Chides Lori Loughlin For Cheating Scandal If Sherri Shepherd can see plain as day that Olivia Jade didn’t want to go to college, then why couldn’t Olivia’s mother Lori Loughlin? TMZ caught up with Sherri in West Hollywood Continue Reading

Seriously?! Woman Fakes Her Own Kidnapping & Murder After Finding Out Her Boyfriend Is Poor

Source: South_agency / Getty Woman Fakes Her Own Death To Avoid Breaking Up With Boyfriend A 37-year-old woman from Wuhan–in central China’s Hubei Province–was recently arrested after it was revealed that she had faked her own kidnapping and murder in order to avoid having to break up with her boyfriend. Continue Reading

Paying bribes to get their kids in elite schools is going to send some very wealthy people to jail

Manicure salons all over America probably enjoy a booming business around this time every year, because it’s nail-biting time for parents of high school students awaiting acceptance letters from college admissions departments. But until indictments were handed down this week by a grand jury that hea… The post Paying bribes Continue Reading

So Sad: Government Withholds 84-Year-Old Woman’s Social Security Over Claims She Owes $220K For College She Never Attended

Source: ATU Images / Getty Government Withholds 84-Year-Old Woman’s Social Security 84-year-old Mamie Walker depends on her monthly social security check of $1,498 to survive. But for the past two months, the government has sent Mamie nothing but a letter claiming she owes them $224,414.50 in unpaid college debt–but Mamie Continue Reading

No Remorse: New Zealand Mosque Terrorist Smiles And Flashes White Power Sign While Being Charged With Murder [Video]

28-year old Brenton Tarrant, who murdered 49 praying muslims at a New Zealand mosque, appeared in Christchurch court on Saturday, and just like his fellow terrorist attackers throughout history, he showed absolutely zero remorse. Sources inside the courtroom say that Tarrant had a faint smile on his face as Judge Continue Reading

National security expert shreds Trump in epic rant: He needs to ‘STFU’ about terrorism and immigration

Appearing on MSNBC’s AM Joy, national security expert Malcolm Nance went on an epic rant over President Donald Trump bringing up an “invasion” of immigrants when discussing the massacre of 49 Muslims in New Zealand mosque. According to Nance, Trump is just making the jobs of nation… The post National Continue Reading

#LHHATL Sneak Peek: Tokyo Vanity And Spice Get Gully With Overdressed Producer Criticizing Her On-Stage Look [Video]

Source: VH1 / VH1 Love & Hip-Hop Atlanta Sneak Peek With Tokyo Vanity And Spice We have a sneak peek of the next episode of Love & Hip-Hop Atlanta and temperature goes up when Tokyo Vanity and Spice go double-team against some wankster-lookin producer named “Vaughn”. Vaughn was about to Continue Reading

Trump is urging his supporters to use violence and ‘brute force’ because investigations are closing in on him: Robert Reich

White House veteran Robert Reich warned that President Donald Trump is going to lash out worse than we’ve ever seen as investigators continue to close in. “What does a megalomaniacal president of the United States do when he’s cornered?” Reich mused in a column for The Guardian. &#… The post Trump is Continue Reading