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Josh Earnest: Obama's European campaign tour 'different' from Netanyahu's pre-election visit to US

President Obama has made it clear that he won’t be meeting with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu, who has been invited by House Speaker John Boehner to address a joint session of Congress in March. 312 more words

US Politics

John Legend Talks 'Selma' Oscar Snub

John Legend’s collaboration with Common on the song “Glory,” is up for best original song at the upcoming Academy Awards.  He shared that he’s a little disappointed the film, Selma, was nominated in the best actor or director category. 103 more words

Entertainment News

Interstellar Oscar snub, and genre bias in movie critics

The Oscar nominee list is out but too my surprise ‘Interstellar’ (which to me seemed like the obvious choice) failed to get nominated for best picture… or anything aside from best original score. 607 more words


Putin Excluded from Holocaust Commemorations

From New Eastern Outlook, by Ulson Gunnar, Jan 19,2015

Glancing at the headlines one might believe Russian President Vladimir Putin had inappropriately decided not to attend Holocaust commemorations in Poland. 575 more words

World At WAR

Oscar Reaction

Firstly, thank God they didn’t snub the hell out of The Grand Budapest Hotel. On to the real meat however, and that’s who’s here that shouldn’t be and who’s missing. 264 more words


My Take on the Selma Snub

Let me begin this by saying that I haven’t seen Selma yet.  So I can’t offer any kind of critique of the acting, directing, writing or any other film making aspects. 349 more words

Talk About it Friday: The Oscars, Ava DuVernay & A Snub

Let’s get straight to the point- Ava DuVernay was snubbed! And because she was snubbed, Selma itself was snubbed. Yea it is nominated for best picture and best original song, but let’s be real here, it’s not going to win in either of those categories. 554 more words

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