Georgia (U.S. State)

GOP Lawmaker Jason Spencer Strips, Screams ‘N-Word’ on Sacha Baron Cohen’s ‘Who Is America?’

The second episode of Baron Cohen’s Showtime series upped the ante with Dick Cheney and a seriously unhinged state representative from Georgia.<p>This …

News (U.S.)

In a Normal Country, Sacha Baron Cohen Would Have Just Ended This Republican Lawmaker's Career

Yes, that's Rep. Jason Spencer, bare-assed and screaming the n-word on Who is America? Episode 2.<p>Jason Spencer should absolutely not have a job today. In the second episode of Sacha Baron Cohen's Showtime series <i>Who Is America?</i> the Republican lawmaker screams the N-word and runs around with his …

Entertainment

Georgia lawmaker exposes himself, yells racial slurs on Sacha Baron Cohen show

A Georgia lawmaker is facing calls to resign after footage of him yelling racial slurs and exposing himself aired on Sacha Baron Cohen’s new show …

Sacha Baron Cohen

Sacha Baron Cohen target: Georgia lawmaker shows world how baring buttocks terrifies terrorists

A Georgia state representative, Republican Jason Spencer, became the latest political victim of Sacha Baron Cohen’s series “Who Is America?” on Sunday night in an episode featuring Spencer screaming obscenities, taking pictures up a Muslim actor’s robe while pretending to be a “Chinese tourist,” …

Sacha Baron Cohen

WATCH: Sacha Barron Cohen convinces pantless Georgia Republican to fight terrorism by pretending he’s gay

Georgia state Rep. Jason Spencer is the latest Republican to be duped by Sacha Baron Cohen’s new Showtime show. In Sunday’s episode, Cohen convinced …

Liberal View

Who Is America? episode 2 recap: Sacha Baron Cohen lays his liberal cards on the table, to chilling effect

Self-righteous anger had trumped humour in episode one of Who Is America?, Sacha Baron Cohen’s pummelling return to the fake interview format he pioneered with Ali G and Borat.<p>But the arch-prankster came closer striking a balance between liberal indignation and actual comedy in part two, in which …

Television (UK)

Georgia Leaders Condemn Jason Spencer, Lawmaker Who Used Slurs on Sacha Baron Cohen Show

Jason Spencer, a Republican state representative in Georgia, found himself on the wrong end of a Sacha Baron Cohen prank that aired Sunday night on Showtime. It was the second episode of “Who Is America?” — Mr. Cohen’s latest foray into duping unsuspecting participants into saying embarrassing …

Rights & Freedoms

Georgia waitress body slams man on camera after he allegedly gropes her

A woman in Georgia is getting praise from people across the country and on social media, after video surfaced online of her defending herself against …

World News

This waitress putting a guy in a chokehold for touching her is actual goals

“You don’t touch me, motherf—–!”<p>Waitress extraordinaire Emelia Holden is only 21-years-old, and she's already at the top of our list of badass women …

Lifestyle (Australia)

Who Has the Most Damning Appearance in Who Is America Episode 2?

No one comes out of a Sacha Baron Cohen show looking good. Your mere presence on Showtime’s <i>Who Is America?</i>means you’ve already been duped by a guy in …

Clinton Foundation

With governor's race, Georgia auditions as 2020 swing state

ATLANTA (AP) — Move over, Ohio. Make room, Florida and Pennsylvania. Georgia wants in on the swing-state action.<p>The state’s gubernatorial contest …

Georgia Politics

Homicide detective claims Natalie Wood's bruises were consistent with being an assault victim

A Los Angeles detective has come forward to make new claims about the tragic death of Hollywood star Natalie Wood, almost 40-years after the incident.<p>…

Celebrity (Australia)

PRESS DIGEST - RUSSIA - July 23

MOSCOW, July 23 (Reuters) - The following are some stories in Russia's newspapers on Monday. Reuters has not verified these stories and does not …

Russia

Brian Kemp Brings Culture War to Georgia Governors Race in Potential Showdown with Stacey Abrams

Of all the “reforms” with which the Republican party has been associated the last decade­—health-care reform, regulatory reform, tax reform—its …

Politics

Courtney Schaefer: 5 Fast Facts You Need to Know

Courtney Schaefer, a student at Georgia Southern University, is facing backlash after accidentally sending a racist text message to her new college …

Georgia Southern

Sacha Baron Cohen Is Duping Republicans. Is He the James O’Keefe of the Left?

A provocateur, under false pretenses, tries to get people of various backgrounds, from everyday Americans to sitting lawmakers, to make embarrassing comments on camera. In this case, we’re not talking about James O’Keefe, the conservative activist who has used hidden cameras and false identities to …

U.S. Politics

Georgia State Rep. Screams N-Word, Shows Bare Butt To Fight Terrorism On Baron Cohen’s Newest Episode

1:47 PM 07/23/2018<p>Georgia State Rep. Jason Spencer was one of comedian Sacha Baron Cohen’s latest victims as he convinced the official to shout the …

Sacha Baron Cohen

Who was dumped from Love Island last night? Josh and Steph voted out of villa

The final week of Love Island is upon us, and it will undoubtedly bring with it a raft of brutal dumpings.<p>Last night was no exception with viewers …

Love Island

‘Independent’ groups, some that hide donors, flood Georgia races

When voters pick their final nominees for the November elections on Tuesday, they’ll do so after being overwhelmed by TV and radio ads, social media …

Government

Watch a Waitress Take Down a Creep Who Groped Her

Justice was served.<p>Getting catcalled and groped is just a daily experience for millions of cis women, as well as trans and non-binary folks. And as much as we'd love to channel our inner <i>Jessica Jones</i> and slam a street harasser's sorry ass into the pavement, most of us are forced to suffer in …

Crime

Disgraceful: House Republicans gut election security, state GOP leaders stall on protecting voters

There are mountains of evidence that Russian hackers targetedour decentralized, borderline disastrous electoral system in 2016. It wasn’t a fair …

Government

Georgia Weather Forecast: More Strong Storms Coming

Find out how hot it will get later in the week, when metro Atlanta's chance for thunderstorms actually dies down a little bit.<p>ATLANTA, GA — The …

Weather

Student blames N-word text she sent to new roommate on autocorrect

Georgia State University has denounced a white student’s behavior after the student “accidentally” texted a racial slur to her roommate and blamed …

Freedom of Information

Bicyclist gives injured dog piggyback ride to veterinarian

- A Georgia bicyclist hoisted a stray dog that had been hit by a car onto his back and carried him to safety.<p>The bicyclist may not have realized he …

Great Dane

First Read's Morning Clips: Dems' 2018 lead shrinks to six points

<b>MIDTERM MADNESS: Dems’ 2018 lead shrinks to 6 points</b><p>From one of us(!): “The NBC/WSJ poll shows 49 percent of voters preferring a Democratic-controlled Congress as the outcome for November’s midterm elections, versus 43 percent who want Republicans to stay in charge. That 6-point lead in …

Politics

Racist Slur in Text Roils Georgia Southern

A text sent from one student to another -- including a racist slur -- has set off a controversy at Georgia Southern University. The two new students, …

Social Media

Georgia waitress body-slams customer who groped her

It was about 11 p.m., an hour before the end of Emelia Holden's waitress shift late last month, when she felt the hand grab her backside.<p>Holden, 21, …

Sexual Harassment

Georgia-based baker recalls bread, rolls on salmonella concerns

Georgia-based Flowers Foods has issued a recall for bread products sold at stores in Georgia, Alabama, Florida, North Carolina and South Carolina as …

South Carolina

Former Georgia Tech Fraternity President Sentenced To 20 Years For Rape

More than two years after police say he sexually assaulted his ex-girlfriend, a former Georgia Tech fraternity president pleaded guilty to rape.The …

Crime

Georgia lawmaker Jason Spencer apologizes for spewing n-word multiple times on camera, but will not resign

Georgia state representative <b>Jason Spencer</b> is the latest politician to literally and figuratively be caught showing his behind on <b>Sacha Baron Cohen</b>‘s …

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