President Obama: ‘Our Greatness Does Not Depend on Donald Trump’

PHILADELPHIA — President Obama gave a more optimistic view of America in a speech to the Democratic National Convention, calling on voters to reject Donald Trump’s “cynicism” while describing Hillary Clinton as exceptionally qualified to become president. “There has never been a man or a woman — not me, not Bill, nobody — more qualified… Read more »

Watch President Obama’s Speech at the Democratic Convention

In what was likely his final major primetime speech, President Barack Obama addressed the Democratic National Convention on Thursday night in support of Hillary Clinton. “There has never been a man or woman…not me, not bill, nobody…more qualified than Hillary Clinton to serve as President of the United States of America,” the President said. Obama… Read more »

No Walls, No Ceiling: This Hotel Has a Pretty Good View of the Alps

Swiss conceptual artists Frank and Patrick Riklin can add “hotelier” to their respective CVs now, as they’ve created an “open air hotel” above the Swiss Alps. Called the Null Stern, it’s really just a double bed, a tile floor, two end tables and two lamps, with no walls or ceiling protecting occupants from the surrounding wilderness. It’s more of an open Airbnb, really.

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Barack Obama Joined Onstage By Hillary Clinton At DNC; Blasts Donald Trump As “Self-Declared Savior”

“America is already great, America is already strong and I promise you, our strength, our greatness, does not depend on Donald Trump,” a fired up President Barack Obama told the Democratic National Convention tonight in Philadelphia. “He’s just offering slogans, and he’s offering fear,” Obama added of “self-declared savior” Trump, who earlier Wednesday called the man he aims to replace “one of the worst Presidents in the history of our country.” Obama said of Trump…

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Hollywood Reacts To Obama DNC Speech With Praise, Jokes & Nostalgia

Refresh for updates… The entertainment industry didn’t wait for the end to begin reacting to President Obama’s much-touted and even more anticipated address tonight at the Democratic National Convention. Ditto pundits, comedians and the like. A surprising – though not that much – reaction was nostalgia with among others Shonda Rhimes, Ava DuVernay and Patton Oswalt outright saying they’re going to miss Obama. There were plenty of jokes too, for instance Oswalt, again, who…

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President Obama’s DNC Intro Video Looks Back On A Career Of Achievement – Watch

Here is the video retrospective that aired before President Obama’s speech tonight at the Democratic National Convention in Philadelphia. It focused on the accomplishments of his eight years leading the United States, ranging from the economic near-apocalypse that greeted his administration through his leading the memorial for Dallas’ fallen police officers in “Amazing Grace.”
Touches on memorable and/or bittersweet moments from his presidency, the film was made by Peter…

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Tim Kaine Torches Donald Trump as ‘Con Man’ in VP Acceptance Speech

PHILADELPHIA–Democratic Vice Presidential nominee Tim Kaine made his first bow on a national stage Wednesday night, imploring Delegates to the Democratic National Convention to defeat Donald Trump, who he called “a dangerous demagogue.” The Virginia Senator took the stage after New York Mayor Michael Bloomberg, who blistered Trump as unfit for office. “The richest thing… Read more »