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Meet the Kids of the World's Richest Billionaires, Who Attend Secret Schools and Enjoy Expensive Hobbies

They raise their kids just like everyone else, but with billions of dollars to do so.<p>Most kids face the same problems growing up, but some do so with …

Bill Gates

From Innocence to Experience: 4 Years in the Life of U2 | Features | Interview

WATCH: U2 release music video for 'Get Out Of Your Own Way'<p>An original pop-art animation for U2's latest single 'Get Out Of Your Own Way'.<p>U2 announce …

Bob Corker Facing Ethics Questions? What a Surprise

The Tennessee senator's financial success has been one of Washington's open questions for years<p>So Tennessee Senator Bob Corker is in trouble now, …

'The Late Show' Updated Trump's Election Night Speech With Annotations

A year ago, Donald Trump was elected the 45th president of the United States, forever changing what a year should feel like.<p>In his victory speech, President-elect Trump made a lot of promises for the future, and celebrated many of the people who helped him win the White House. But what happened to …

Donald Trump

Trump Accuses Clinton of Deliberately Losing Election So He Could Be Impeached

WASHINGTON (The Borowitz Report)—In what might be his most startling allegation against his former election opponent, Donald Trump on Wednesday accused Hillary Clinton of deliberately losing the 2016 election just so that he could be impeached.<p>“How could one of the most experienced politicians in …

Donald Trump

What Harvey Weinstein’s Wife Georgina Chapman Really Knew — and Her Next Moves

Over the course of their nearly ten-year marriage, movie mogul Harvey Weinstein and fashion designer Georgina Chapman appeared to be the ultimate …

Watch a White House correspondent all but call the president a liar to his face

The president keeps repeating the same falsehood about U.S. taxes<p>Scripps political correspondent Mike Sacks walked right up to President Donald Trump and confronted him about his repeated tax lie that the U.S. is the "highest taxed" nation in the world.<p>“With the credibility you need to pass tax …

Donald Trump

Florida Gators fans perform moving tribute to Gainesville native Tom Petty, with entire stadium singing his hit song "I Won't Back Down." https://t.co/r19cdJL6Ln

Stephen Miller, the Powerful Survivor on the President’s Right Flank

SANTA MONICA, Calif. — Stephen Miller had their attention. That was reason enough to keep going.<p>Standing behind the microphone before a hostile amphitheater crowd, Mr. Miller — then a 16-year-old candidate for a student government post, now a 32-year-old senior policy adviser to President Trump — …

Donald Trump

Kit Harington's Prank on Rose Leslie Was So Savage, It Actually Left Her in Tears

• Popsugar<br>• Celebrity<br>• April Fools' Day<p>Kit Harington's April Fools' Prank on Rose Leslie<p>Kit Harington's Prank on Rose Leslie Was So Savage, It Actually …

S.N.L.: Why Michael Che’s Political Makeover Rings Hollow

The Weekend Update host continues to try to re-make himself as the angry voice of the left.<p>Last week, “Weekend Update” co-host <b>Michael Che</b> stole the show with a lengthy, insult-riddled rant calling <b>Donald Trump</b>, among other things, a “cracker” for his much-criticized reaction to the humanitarian …

Puerto Rico

Harrison Ford And Ryan Gosling 'Blade Runner' Interview Goes Off The Rails

Ryan Gosling had so much fun cracking up during his “SNL” sketches, that the dude has decided to keep it going.<p>Actually, no one can keep it together in a new “Blade Runner 2049” interview with Gosling and Harrison Ford from British television program “This Morning.” However, the real star of the …

Blade Runner

This Woman’s Cleaning Plan Has Become an Internet Sensation

Do you follow the FlyLady? If not, here's a little backstory: the FlyLady is a site dedicated to organizing and cleaning your home, started by Marla …

Fly Fishing

Hunter S. Thompson's 9/11 Essay Is Still Chillingly Accurate 16 Years Later

When terrorists attacked the World Trade Center and the Pentagon on Sept. 11, 2001, no one knew exactly what the future would hold.<p>However, writer Hunter S. Thompson turned out to be amazingly prescient.<p>Shortly after the tragedy, the famed gonzo journalist wrote an essay for ESPN.com where he laid …

War

How Halt and Catch Fire Became the Most Human Drama on TV

Actress Kerry Bishé and show-runners Christopher Cantwell and Christopher Rogers unravel some of TV’s most complex relationships.<p>When <i>Halt and Catch Fire</i> premiered three years ago, the tech-focused drama was easy to dismiss. It seemed like a garden-variety <i>Mad Men</i> riff, stocked with familiar …

TV

Carole Middleton wears Catherine Walker & Co. to Pippa Middleton's wedding

Carole Middleton nailed mother-of-the-bride style once again today, wearing a pale pink ensemble to youngest daughter Pippa Middleton’s wedding.<p>After Middleton wore a sky blue, Catherine Walker & Co. coat dress to the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge’s wedding in 2011, she became something of a case …

“Not the White House Correspondents’ Dinner”: Samantha Bee comes out stinging in a funny, freewheeling live special

The “Not the White House Correspondents’ Dinner” celebrated journalism while taking shots at CNN, Fox and Trump<p>In addition to singing the praises of legitimate journalism, TBS's broadcast of the "Not the White House Correspondents' Dinner" highlighted the sanctity of truth over the Trumpian concept …

Donald Trump

Someone Threw The 'Veep' Music Over That Awkward Trump Non-Signing, And It's Fantastic

President Donald Trump had an awkward moment on Friday when he left his own big executive order-signing moment without, you know, signing the executive orders.<p>While Trump tried to leave, the scene quickly took a turn for the chaotic. A reporter tried to ask Trump about one of his tweets from …

Donald Trump

The True Story of the Comey Letter Debacle

When F.B.I. director James Comey reopened the investigation into Hillary Clinton’s e-mails in the final days of the campaign, many saw it as a political move that cost Clinton the presidency. But some insiders suspect Comey had a more personal concern: his own legacy.<p>In the early summer of …

Government

John Oliver Reveals How Trump Creates His Own Reality

The ‘Last Week Tonight’ host returned after a two-month hiatus to rail against President Trump’s reliance on the alt-right site Breitbart and the …

Obama’s farewell address belongs to a great democratic tradition — and is likely to expose the shallowness of his successor

There’s nothing “unusual” about a farewell address — and if history is a guide, it may offer important warnings<p>A recent Wall Street Journal article tried to cast Barack Obama's upcoming farewell address as abnormal, calling it “unusual for an outgoing president.” It was an astonishing contortion …

George W. Bush

50 of the Most Stunning Wedding Photos of 2016

Get ready to be swept off your feet.<p>Care to be swept off your feet? Fifty stunning wedding photos were just judged the best in the world in 2016 by renowned wedding photographers Mike and Shari Valley of Shari + Mike, Ben and Erin Chrisman of Chrisman Studios, and Benj Haisch. Scroll on to see the …

Adele's 25 tops UK album sales for second consecutive year

Singer’s third studio album named as bestseller of 2016, with Coldplay taking second place and collection of Michael Ball and Alfie Boe duets in third<p>“I don’t want to get my hopes up,” the singer Adele said in 2015 – just ahead of the release of her latest album, 25. “You can’t make assumptions. …

Top 10

Late-Night’s 10 Greatest Trump Takedowns of 2016—and Why They Failed to Take Him Down

John Oliver, Samantha Bee, Seth Meyers, and others tried their best to take out Donald Trump in 2016. They were powerful but failed to burst through …

Best of 2016: Six times John Oliver made us all smarter this year

The long-form reports on “Last Week Tonight” kept us all informed abut the election, opioids and pyramid schemes<p>HBO's "Last Week Tonight" blew the lid off of many problems scratching at the American public in 2016. John Oliver's in-depth research on topics not only opened our eyes to the issues, …

Swimming Pools

Why Donald Trump won — and how Hillary Clinton lost: 13 theories explain the stunning election

Trump did what millions thought impossible: he was — sort of — elected president of the United States. Here’s why<p>This article originally appeared on AlterNet.<p>It’s now three weeks since Donald Trump won the presidential election, and people are still reeling. In an election that shocked the world …

Government

Americans Settle Down in Trumpistan, Brought to Us by the FBI

In this dark new age of ever accelerating outrages, we can’t forget the outrageous decision that put us here in the first place.<p>The WTF moments …

Donald Trump

Honor and Effort: What President Obama Achieved in Eight Years

<i>Excerpted from TIME’s</i> “Barack Obama: Eight Years,” <i>a definitive, one-of-kind 96-page, fully illustrated commemorative edition.</i> <i>Available at retailers</i> …

Barack Obama

Donald Trump’s continuing war on reality: The president-elect and his online lackeys keep claiming a “historic” victory

For Donald Trump and Breitbart, winning isn’t enough, so they invent a “landslide” to intimidate potential critics<p>Donald Trump clearly has concerns about his legitimacy and political authority as president-elect. If I were him, I’d be concerned, too, given how fluky his victory was: He scored a …

Donald Trump

The top 10 albums of 2016

<b>Themes of racial politics, female empowerment and mortality feature heavily in music critics' favourite albums of 2016.</b><p>The BBC looked at 25 of the "best of 2016" lists in music's most influential publications - including the NME, Rolling Stone, Vice, Billboard and Q Magazine - to discover the …

David Bowie