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Did CBS All Access' 'The Good Fight' Tweet Veiled Trump Threat?

We're not sure what the minds behind CBS All Access' The Good Fight were thinking with recent third-season episode "The One Where Diane Joins The Resistance" – specifically, the scene where a series of President Donald Trump-related "target words" are on display. The "target words" in question – the ones that happened to be following […]


Michelle Wolf Blasts Donald Trump in Brutal White House Correspondents' Dinner Tweet

Now that the White House Correspondents'Association (WHCA) is taking a pass on a comedian hosting-performing at next year's White House Correspondents' Dinner (WHCD), is it possible that President Donald Trump might actually attend? In a tweet that also attempted to throw shade at last year's host Michelle Wolf (The Daily Show), Trump praised the media organization […]


Trump White House Will Not Seek to Revoke CNN/Jim Acosta Press Access

Reversing their decision on Friday to revoke the correspondent's press credentials once a temporary restraining order granted by Judge Timothy J. Kelly expired, The White House sent CNN's Jim Acosta a letter on Monday informing him that his press access was restored as well as outlining new rules for reporters. Some of the rules outlined in […]

CNN, Jim Acosta Granted Temporary Restraining Order in Trump Lawsuit

***UPDATE*** Judge Timothy J. Kelly granted CNN and Jim Acosta's request for a temporary restraining Thursday morning, ordering President Donald Trump and The White House to reinstate the correspondent's press credentials. Judge Kelly's decision was based on CNN and Acosta's Fifth Amendment claims, stating that The White House did not provide Acosta with any due process to […]

Fox News, More Support CNN in Trump/Acosta Lawsuit; White House Submits Brief (UPDATE)

***UPDATE*** Thirteen news groups/organizations have signed on to the following statement in support of CNN, including: The Associated Press, Bloomberg, Fox News, The Washington Post, First Look Media Works, Inc., Gannett, National Press Club Journalism Institute, NBC News, The New York Times, Politico, Press Freedom Defense Fund, E.W. Scripps Company, and USA Today Network: "Whether the news […]

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Why Were the Philadelphia Eagles Uninvited to the White House?

The Philadelphia Eagles won the Super Bowl in February and were invited to the White House as a celebration with the President of the United States. This has been a regular event as long as I've been watching sports, and it's the same with the NBA, MLB, and the NHL. But as we've seen, this […]

Could Netflix Be Designated Survivor's Last Second Savior?

Following up on earlier reports that eOne was actively pursuing a new home for recently cancelled Designated Survivor comes word that the production company is in direct talks with Netflix about picking up the Kiefer Sutherland-starring political thriller. Deadline Hollywood is reporting that discussions are still very much premliminary, and complicated by the fact that Hulu […]

Is ABC's 'Designated Survivor' Designated to Survive at Another Network?

ABC is learning firsthand that Kiefer Sutherland's President Tom Kirkman isn't someone who shuffles off this mortal coil quietly, with word that Entertainment One (eOne) is looking for a new home for the recently-cancelled political thriller Designated Survivor. Deadline Hollywood is reporting exclusively that sources within eOne have told stated that "it's not over" and that […]

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Opinion: Using Video Games as a Fearmongering Scapegoat is Nothing New

Some of you may have caught this opinion piece that crept up on CNN this week, in which the author posits the idea that playing videos games on a regular basis is going to help train the next mass shooter. The article wildly claims that video games, VR titles especially, help train players in what it's […]

The Entertainment Software Association Is Going To The White House

Well, that didn't take long, did it? After not being invited to the White House to meet with the president along with other major video game companies, the Entertainment Software Association has now been granted an invitation to meet with President Trump on Thursday. This comes on the heels of Trump trying to pass blame for the […]

Daily Show's Michelle Wolf to Host White House Correspondents Dinner

Might be a good idea for White House Press Secretary Sarah Huckabee Sanders to find some kind of excuse for her boss to be busy on April 28th — maybe "has to wash his hair" or "has to pick up a friend at the airport" — as The Daily Show's Michelle Wolf has been tapped by […]

Jeffrey Smith, On Drawing the "Fire And Fury" of Donald Trump for New York Magazine

Last week, the New York Magazine brought ahead of schedule the publication of extracts of Fire And Fury: Inside The Trump White House by Michael Woolf after the Guardian newspaper leaked extracts. But what they also brought to the party, absent from Woolf's text, were illustrations of some of the scenes portrayed in the book, by one Jeffrey Smith.

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The Top 5 NBA Teams Barack Obama Should Join As An Owner

We all know that former President Barack Obama loves basketball. He played guard in high school in Hawaii, and while President held pick-up games on a routine basis. Every chance he got, he would rub elbows with the current stars and legends of the court. And of course, would welcome the team that won the […]


On This Day In Pop Culture For February 14

Welcome to Day in History here at Bleeding Cool, where we will be looking at important comics/film/tv/whatever is interesting facts for the date at hand! History is important, and we aim to educate here at Bleeding Cool. So, without further ado: Here are some things that have happened on February 14: 1919-  The United Parcel […]

Ashley A. Woods To Finish Niobe, Then Move To Marvel Comics

In August, we spoke about Ashley A Woods, the artist on Niobe: She Is Life from Stranger Comics written by Amandla Stenberg, and how Woods had been picked up for a Marvel Comics job as well. Issue 2 of the successful launch issue of Niobe, which sold out of its overprint and is going to a […]

"Stop Thinking About Who Might Be Turned Off And Start Thinking About Who Might Be Turned On" – Gail Simone In The White House

@GailSimone at White House Forum on #lgbt & #disability talking about Representation in Media #lgbtd pic.twitter.com/111rxRMkwR — Lead On Update (@LeadOnUpdate) June 19, 2014 As it says above, comic book writer Gail Simone was invited to speak at the White House Forum on LGBT and disability issues, about representation in media. And yesterday, that's exactly what […]