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The world is still talking about Kanye West’s bizarre lunch with President Donald Trump ― including White House staffers. And many of them are feeling “hugely embarrassed” by the president’s Oval Office meeting with the rap star, New York Times White House correspondent Maggie Haberman told CNN on Friday. “If you look [at the president’s] face as Kanye West was […]

The ladies of Twitter never fail to brighten our days with their brilliant ― but succinct ― wisdom. Each week, HuffPost Women rounds up hilarious 280-character musings. To see this week’s great tweets from women, scroll through the list below. Then visit our Funniest Tweets From Women page for past roundups. Look, I’m not in the mood for […]

The campaign of Stacey Abrams, the Democratic candidate in Georgia’s gubernatorial race, reportedly urged her opponent, Brian Kemp, to resign as Georgia secretary of state on Thursday following a report that his office had frozen more than 53,000 voter registrations, many of them belonging to African-Americans. “As he has done for years, Brian Kemp is maliciously […]

Former first lady Michelle Obama says Democrats should not embrace a strategy of instilling fear in their opponents. She still believes in taking the high road. “Fear is not a proper motivator,” Obama said on “Today” on Thursday. “Hope wins out.” NBC via Getty Images Michelle Obama on the set of “Today.” Obama told NBC’s […]

Anita Hill, whose landmark testimony against now-Supreme Court Justice Clarence Thomas helped transform the public’s understanding of sexual harassment, on Wednesday lambasted Senate Judiciary Committee members for having “a tragedy” of a hearing about sexual assault allegations against now-Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh. “It’s like we find out it’s almost as though none of that […]

“I didn’t realize at the time that anybody noticed what we were doing,” Obama told the “Today” show on Thursday, during an appearance to discuss International Day of the Girl. “I didn’t realize at the time that anybody noticed what we were doing… He is my partner in crime at every major thing where all […]

On Tuesday’s broadcast of “Jimmy Kimmel Live!” the comedian aired footage from 2011 in which Hannity raged at Chicago rapper and actor Common’s invite to the president’s official residence during Barack Obama’s presidency. Kimmel then broadcast Hannity’s comments on Kanye West’s scheduled Thursday White House lunch with Trump, in which the conservative network host’s tone was […]

CNN’s Don Lemon took President Donald Trump to task on Tuesday night over his definition of a “mob.” During a campaign rally in Iowa, Trump called Democrats an “angry left-wing mob” who shouldn’t be allowed to govern. “Facts. You tune in every night for the facts,” said the “CNN Tonight” news anchor. “So let’s remember […]

A white woman called the police on a black man who was babysitting two white children after she reported that she feared for their safety. Georgia resident Corey Lewis live-streamed the incident on Facebook, which was described by one of the parents as a case of “babysitting while black.” According to CBS, the woman approached […]

A Virginia man has been trying to secure a permit so a group of accordion-playing clowns can serenade white supremacist Scott Rhodes near Sandpoint, Idaho. Rhodes is affiliated with The Road To Power, a racist podcasting site that took credit for a bunch of robocalls in Charlottesville, Virginia, last month that referred to black people […]

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