December 15th is the one-year anniversary of Craig Sager’s death. Former ESPN reporter Britt McHenry entered the national consciousness nearly two years ago when she was caught on tape berating the attendant at a towing company and repeatedly touting her national television resume. Since then, McHenry has been laid off by ESPN and reinvented herself as a carbon copy Fox News television personality.
Democratic Congresswoman Jackie Spier said Friday the “rumor on the Hill” is that President Donald Trump intends to fire Special Counsel Robert Mueller next week when Congress is gone for the holidays. Should Trump go through with the unconfirmed rumor, Spier said an “effort” for impeachment would follow. Spier added Republicans are aiming to shut down the House Intelligence Committee’s own Trump-Russia investigation and likened Trump’s possible firing of the special counsel to that of former President Richard Nixon’s infamous “Saturday Night Massacre.” Her comments reflected those of the House committee’s ranking Democrat Rep. Adam Schiff, also of California, who stated Friday he was worried
Virtually every aspect of Doug Jones’ victory over Roy Moore on Tuesday has already been studied, quantified, and analyzed. But as a former speechwriter and current sometime comedy writer, I couldn’t help but notice an element of the campaign that’s gone overlooked: Jones’ deft use of political rhetoric. There’s one line in particular I can’t stop thinking about. It was a week before Election Day. The GOP base was beginning to come home. With polls tightening, Jones reminded voters of the time Moore had pulled out a pistol at one of his events. “I’m a supporter of the Second Amendment,” Jones declared. “When you see me with a gun, folks, I’ll be climbing in and out of a deer stand or a turkey
Laura Dern embraced the holiday season on the Star Wars: The Last Jedi red carpet. Dern makes her franchise debut as Vice Admiral Amilyn Holdo in the new film, and she’s fast becoming a favorite Star Wars fixture. During a photo call this week, Dern stood out among the cast in an all-red ensemble among a sea of neutral, bleak winter colors. The star’s head-to-toe look was the ultimate power suit. She managed to look chic, badass, and festive all at once, in a plunging red blazer and matching floor-sweeping scarlet trousers, pairing the look with a diamond choker à la Gigi Hadid . In fact, this look wouldn’t be out of place on Gigi or Bella, but it’s all the more daring and fun on Dern. According to stylist Gabriela Hearst , the look is custom. (Not that that will stop us from trying to re-create it for the company holiday party.) During this fashionable press tour so far, Dern has worn an Alexander McQueen gown, a peekaboo lacy frock, and a leather skirt . As E! Online puts it, “ Laura Dern Is Having the Best Time Ever. ” Click through the photos above to find other ways that celebs are keeping pantsuit nation alive this season. Read more from Yahoo Lifestyle: Follow us on Instagram , Facebook , and Twitter for nonstop inspiration delivered fresh to your feed, every day.
We ate dozens of meals at fast-food restaurants in 2017. A couple of the big names came through with strange new menu items that were actually good. A few newcomers wowed us, too, and made our list of the best things we've eaten this year. A lot happened in 2017. McDonald's ran out of Schezuan sauce, inspiring riots. Taco Bell served fried chicken. Millions retweeted a teen desperate for free Wendy's chicken nuggets. And some other stuff, too. As two fast-food reporters and superfans, we've eaten dozens upon dozens of meals at chain restaurants across the country this year. From Filipino fast-food to all-American McDonald's, we've traversed the culinary globe of chain dining. Looking back
Whether you started planning your perfect family holiday portrait in July or put it off until the last minute, we're here to help! From candid baking sessions with your little ones to frolicking in the Fall foliage, there are countless ways to nail the ultimate photo for your holiday card. Take the pain away from brainstorming the perfect idea (and start the season stress free!) by getting inspired with 36 of our favorite festive photo ideas - including a royal one!