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Clinton versus Obama, so six years ago right?
The two one-time political rivals are being compared to each other again as Hillary Clinton likely embarks on yet another presidential run.
Since their tumultuous campaign rivalry the two have become friendly.
In one of his first big cabinet moves President Obama called on Clinton to be his secretary of state.
But in order to win this time Hillary Clinton is probably going to have to distance herself from her former rival and former boss, the President.
A new CNN/ORC poll show President Obama’s approval ratings well below 50 percent on all major issues from terrorism to immigration to helping the middle class to health care policy to the economy- all below 50 percent.
His lowest approval, handling the federal budget deficit, is just 31 percent.
However, Hillary Clinton’s approval ratings are above 50 percent on all major issues like foreign…
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Originally posted on TVLine:
Scandal resumed its sophomore run on Thursday night by hitting all-time highs, drawing 8.4 million total viewers (up 18 percent from its fall finale) and a 2.8 demo rating (up 17 percent and beating CBS’ Elementary by four tenths).
Leading into that, Grey’s Anatomy(9.2 mil/3.1) was up 12 percent and two tenths. The antepenultimate Last Resort opened ABC’s night with 5.8 mil/1.2, up 18 percent and two tenths from its previous outing.
Over on CBS, The Big Bang Theory just keeps on getting bigger, inching up 3 percent to hit series highs for a second consecutive week: 19.8 million total viewers and a 6.3 demo rating.
Coming out of that, Two and a Half Men (14.3 mil/4.2) dipped in the demo week-to-week; Person of Interest
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Over the past few weeks, I have been hearing and reading so much about this so called, Scandal. Every social network has been flooded with tweets and posts. So what did I do, tuned in. This week may be my third episode and I must say that it has been interesting. Now, I can’t exactly say if the hoopla is about the acting, cast or just the story line overall, but I can guess it has to do with a little all of the above. The cast and plot are remarkable. I was sold with the first episode. There are a few issues that I have with a couple of the characters and I will start with the leading lady, Ms. Oivia Pope (Kerry Washington) – strong character, fashionable, energetic, and very voiceful. The only problem I have with her character is I find that she is very fast talking and sometimes overact her parts at times, a bit too dramatic. Then there’s, Harrison Wright(Columbus Short) – I am happy to see him cast in a serious role, always admired him as an actor but the only thing that bothers me is his raspy whispering tone. I find myself having to struggle to hear and understand what he is saying. However, I am proud of Judy Smith, Shonda Rhimes for entertaining us with a suspenseful, power driven drama, thank you ladies. Also, I commend Kerry Washington for her leading role.
Originally posted on MIX 105.1:
Last night, Paul Ryan traded the campaign trail for a trick-or-treat route, celebrating Halloween with his three children, wife, sister-in-law, niece and invited members of the press in his hometown of Janesville, Wisconsin. It was a routine affair with just one exception – his daughter’s costume. Ten-year-old Liza dressed as Katy Perry, who recently performed at an Obama campaign event.
Along with Beyonce and Jay-Z, Perry is among the few pop stars taking action for Obama’s re-election, with additional support from rock icons like Bruce Springsteen. She engaged youth voters with a performance at an Obama rally in Las Vegas on October 24, where she encouraged the barely-legal members of the massive crowd to vote for the first time. On October 7th, Perry performed at an Obama fundraiser in Los Angeles, and this Saturday (Nov. 3), she’ll appear with the president at a rally in Milwaukee. “I sang for…
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Obama passes Fla. event to Clinton, heads to WH for more #Sandy ‘monitoring'; Citizens not impressed; Update: Cancels tomorrow’s events
Originally posted on Twitchy:
As Twitchy reported yesterday, President Obama was to head back to the White House after a campaign rally in Orlando today. To “monitor” or something. Now, he’s skipping the Orlando event to begin his “monitoring” sooner.
No worries! The campaign rally itself isn’t canceled. He’s gonna let Bill Clinton finish.
Twitter users aren’t impressed with the optics attempt.
Hey, what about Benghazi? Guess that wasn’t important enough to “monitor,” right?
Want to see real leadership and caring? Check out the actions of the Romney campaign.
Originally posted on Twitchy:
A day after the delegates at the Democratic National Convention reintroduced the words God and Jerusalem to the party’s platform, musical guest Mary J. Blige had one more addition: crunk.
The delegates proceeded to dance, but did they really get it crunk? What is crunk? Professor?
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