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Susan Rice mocks Trump White House over Russia photographs

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Susan Rice mocks Trump White House over Russia photographs By John Bowden – 05/11/17 10:01 AM EDT 4,792 © Greg Nash President Obama’s former national security adviser mocked the Trump administration Thursday in a tweet after it was reported that the White House was “furious” over being “tricked” by the Russians into allowing a Russian photographer into the Oval Office when other media outlets weren’t invited. Susan Rice retweeted a message from CNN’s Jim Acosta, who reported that White House officials were angry. “They tricked us,” a White House official…

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Uh-Oh: Looks Like “Spicy” Is Coming Back To “SNL” Be Prepared!

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Matt Of All Trades Matt of All Trades blog, like the title suggests, is by a Vermont author and offers offbeat musings on pop culture, media, journalism, humor, weirdness, stupid people, smart people, my life as a journalist, landscaper, photographer, married gay man, dog lover and weather geek and more. It’s run by me, Matt Sutkoski, a native Vermonter living in St. Albans, Vt. Thursday, May 11, 2017 Uh-Oh: Looks Like “Spicy” Is Coming Back To “SNL” Be Prepared! Apparently, White House Spokesman/Comic Punching Bag Sean Spicer is going to…

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Comment on Melissa McCarthy Vs Sean Spicer–PICS by Denise Wagman

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Sean Spicer wasn’t hiding ‘in’ the bushes after Comey firing, he was ‘among’ them: The most absurd correction in DC

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People Thursday, May 11, 2017 Credit: People The Washington Post needs to clear something up. During the chaos outside the White House in the aftermath of President Donald Trump ‘s firing of former FBI Director James Comey , Press Secretary Sean Spicer was not hiding in the bushes from reporters. He was hiding among the bushes. The newspaper issued a absurd correction Wednesday night to an absurd story: That Spicer stood behind a hedge to hide from reporters after the Comey bombshell dropped on Tuesday. The Post initially wrote that…

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Trump admits White House is too combative

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President Donald Trump conceded that his White House is often too combative, but he added that “the only way you survive is to be combative.” A wide-ranging Time interview published Thursday spans a variety of topics, from the recent missile strikes in Syria to the future of aircraft carriers to what he watches on television. Time conducted the interview on Monday in the White House, just a day before the president publicly fired FBI Director James Comey. “It could be my fault. I don’t want to necessarily blame but there’s…

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‘Saturday Night Live’: Melissa McCarthy to play Sean Spicer again on May 13 [WATCH]

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TV 4 hours ago Melissa McCarthy has reaped an Emmy nomination for each of her first four times hosting “ Saturday Night Live ” (2012, 2013, 2014, 2016). And she could well return to the race this year for her upcoming May 13 stint, especially given that she is set to reprise her savage take-down of White House press secretary Sean Spicer . In the first promo spot ( watch above ), McCarthy dances through the halls of NBC to the “West Side Story” song “I Feel Pretty.” She then…

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Melissa McCarthy “feels pretty” as Sean Spicer in new “SNL” promo

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Melissa McCarthy “feels pretty” as Sean Spicer in new “SNL” promo Posted yesterday at 8:00am NBC/Will Heath (NEW YORK) — As if it wasn’t already a no-brainer that Melissa McCarthy will reprise her Sean Spicer impersonation when she hosts Saturday Night Live this weekend, she seems to confirm it in new promo released on Wednesday. The clip opens with the Ghostbusters star prancing through the halls of NBC’s 30 Rock, lip-syncing to “I Feel Pretty” from West Side Story. She’s greeted by a trio of smiling makeup artists — played…

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And to clarity, I was weeping about acid reflux babies who won’t sleep in their cribs, not Spicer. As much as I laughed at the “hiding in bushes” thing, I think it was the Melissa McCarthy stuff that made me wonder when it just becomes piling on. And then I remembered that he’s a willing participant in the systematic eroding of our constitutional republic and decided to redirect my sympathies.

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‘Saturday Night Live’ #TBT: Melissa McCarthy Becomes a Legend as Sean Spicer

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Tweet Share Saturday Night Live has featured many memorable characters and impressions over its four-decade history, and Melissa McCarthy’s take on press secretary Sean Spicer stands up there alongside the greats. McCarthy is joining the Five-Timers Club when she hosts SNL this weekend, and fellow Five-Timer — plus some — Alec Baldwin is set to appear as Donald Trump, so it’s a safe bet she’ll do her Spicer impression again. The first time she played Spicer on Feb. 4 was a surprise appearance. The unannounced cameo makes the audience roar…

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Melissa McCarthy is getting ready to play Sean Spicer on ‘SNL,’ and we can’t wait

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We never thought we’d see the day when “West Side Story” connected with “Saturday Night Live” and the White House, but 2017 is proving to be a very … surprising year so far. In any case, seeing Melissa McCarthy twirl through the halls of 30 Rock in a new promo for her “SNL” appearance this weekend, lip-syncing to “I Feel Pretty,” the Leonard Bernstein/Stephen Sondheim song made famous on Broadway and the movies, doesn’t have to feel logical. That’s because we know what it’s leading up to — McCarthy’s return…

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Determined kid demands apology from Mike Pence after being bopped in the face

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Even if it meant badgering the vice president of the United States all afternoon, this determined kid was going to get his apology. Mike Pence was hosting military families at the White House on Tuesday as part of National Military Spouse Appreciation Day when he made the mistake of accidentally elbowing a little kid during his speech. Pence was gesturing with his arms when he gently brushed the boy in the face. After the speech, the boy repeatedly tried to get Pence’s attention, shaking his head in exasperation as the…

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‘Barefoot Contessa’ Ina Garten has eaten the same thing every day for 10 years

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If you had to picture what “Barefoot Contessa” Ina Garten had for breakfast, you might imagine a repast fit for a king: fluffy scrambled eggs, warm bagels, crispy bacon, fresh diced fruit … OK, we’re making ourselves hungry. But you would be mistaken. As Garten, who hosts “Cook Like a Pro” on the Food Network, tells Bon Appétit in a new interview , she actually keeps things quite simple. Also, she never varies her choice, apparently! NBC NewsWire / NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images “Barefoot Contessa” Ina Garten is…

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Retweeted hayley (@spaghetticat): “melissa mccarthy hosting snl the same week that spicer decided to hide in the bushes was god’s plan” Oh, yeah. SLL

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Melissa McCarthy “feels pretty” as Sean Spicer in new “SNL” promo

Melissa McCarthy “feels pretty” as Sean Spicer in new “SNL” promo Posted/updated on: May 11, 2017 at 8:07 am Print Friendly NBC/Will Heath (NEW YORK) — As if it wasn’t already a no-brainer that Melissa McCarthy will reprise her Sean Spicer impersonation when she hosts Saturday Night Live this weekend, she seems to confirm it in new promo released on Wednesday. The clip opens with the Ghostbusters star prancing through the halls of NBC’s 30 Rock, lip-syncing to “I Feel Pretty” from West Side Story. She’s greeted by a trio…

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Melissa McCarthy’s feeling ‘Oh So Pretty’ in Spicer ‘SNL’ promo

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Everyone’s favorite Sean Spicer impersonator, Melissa McCarthy, is hosting “SNL” on Saturday night. The episode also features L.A. pop-rockers HAIM as the musical guest. Read the full story here . Previously from Entertainment Demi Lovato, Kate Hudson collaborate on workout clothes An excess of show-biz frenzy in Mercury Theater Paying the price for survival in potent ‘Objects in the Mirror’ Chicago Stories from around the web you may like Currently Trending dear abby Dear Abby: Serviceman resists offer to pick up his tab bears A look at how Bears will…

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GOP senators meet with administration officials on tax reform

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GOP senators meet with administration officials on tax reform By Naomi Jagoda – 05/10/17 06:44 PM EDT 12 © Getty Images A group of Republicans senators met with administration officials to discuss tax reform on Wednesday, as the White House works to flesh out President Trump’s tax plan. Members of the conservative Senate Steering Committee met with Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin and National Economic Council Director Gary Cohn in the Eisenhower Executive Office Building. Trump also invited the senators to come over to the West Wing, according to a White…

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