Author: Ed Mazza

WATCH: Australian Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull Mocks Donald Trump In Leaked Video

THE HUFFINGTON POST Leaked video from an event in Australia shows the prime minister mocking President Donald Trump. Nine News Australia obtained the footage of Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull at Wednesday night’s Midwinter Ball, an annual event attended by politicians, journalists and other power brokers.  The event was supposed to be off the record, HuffPost Australia reported, to allow politicians to “let their hair down.” That’s just what Turnbull did, launching into a Trump impression as he described meeting his American counterpart last month.  “It was beautiful,” Turnbull said, even delivering Trump-like hand gestures. “It was the most beautiful putting-me-at-ease...

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John McCain Slams Trump: U.S. Leadership Was Better Under Obama

THE HUFFINGTON POST Sen. John McCain (R-Ariz.) slammed the foreign policy of President Donald Trump and even compared him to former President Barack Obama.  The Guardian newspaper asked McCain what message Trump was sending the United Kingdom when he criticized London Mayor Sadiq Khan after the June 3 terror attack which left eight dead and dozens wounded.  “What do you think the message is? The message is that America doesn’t want to lead,” McCain was quoted as saying, adding that the rest of the world now had doubts about the role the United States would play in global affairs.  “They...

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Megyn Kelly, NBC Under Fire Over ‘Sickening’ Alex Jones Interview

THE HUFFINGTON POST Kelly was criticized on social media for what some saw as an attempt to normalize Jones and his outlandish and untrue claims. She defended herself by saying President Donald Trump had praised Jones and appeared on his show. She also noted that Jones’ InfoWars was given credibility when the site received White House press credentials.  But that didn’t slow the outrage. Some viewers even called for a boycott of the network over the upcoming interview. Here’s a sampling: My nephew survived Sandy Hook. I am not tolerating this. Will never watch @megynkelly or @NBCNews again if they...

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WATCH: John Oliver Has The Answer To Britain’s Brexit Prayers: Lord Buckethead!

THE HUFFINGTON POST British Prime Minister Theresa May’s gamble failed spectacularly when her party lost its majority in parliament during last week’s snap election. The move also threatened to send the upcoming Brexit negotiations into chaos.  On Sunday night, John Oliver explained just how difficult those negotiations would be even in ideal circumstances.  But the “Last Week Tonight” host also came up with an idea that could make the process more entertaining: Lord Buckethead. The costumed character/space lord, who was one of May’s opponents, won 249 votes and headlines around the world.   Oliver urged May to name Lord Buckethead...

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‘Christian’ Conservative: Jesus Wouldn’t Want Me To Care About Global Warming

THE HUFFINGTON POST What would Jesus do about climate change? According to one self-described Christian, not much.  Conservative pundit Erick Erickson fired off a tweet Wednesday saying his savior called on him to be a good steward for the planet… but that concept doesn’t extend to global warming: I worship Jesus, not Mother Earth. He calls us all to be good stewards of the planet, but doesn’t mean I have to care about global warming. — Erick Erickson (@EWErickson) May 31, 2017 The tweet drew a sharp response from many, including other Christians, and no small amount of bemusement...

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‘Art Of The Deal’ Co-Author: Trump Will Resign, Then Declare Victory

THE HUFFINGTON POST The man who coauthored “Art of the Deal” with Donald Trump ― a book often cited on the campaign trail last year ― said the president will soon look for a way out of all of his administration’s scandals. “There is no right and wrong for Trump, there’s winning and losing,” Tony Schwartz told CNN’s Anderson Cooper. “And right now, he is in pure terror that he is going to lose.” Schwartz predicted that Trump would ultimately “lose,” but said he won’t go through an impeachment process.  “I surely believe that at some point over the next...

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Nixon Attorney John Dean: Comey Memo Is Like Watergate ‘Smoking Gun’ Tape

THE HUFFINGTON POST John Dean, counselor to former President Richard Nixon and a key figure in the Watergate scandal, says the latest developments surrounding President Donald Trump look familiar.  “It looks like it’s very bad for the president, for Mr. Trump,” Dean told CNN on Tuesday. “He’s got some problems.” Wolf Blitzer asked Dean for his thoughts on the James Comey memo that The New York Times reported in which Trump is said to have asked his then-FBI director to halt the investigation into former National Security Advisor Michael Flynn.  “What’s happening now, these past couple of hours, does this seem...

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WATCH: Stephen Colbert Couldn’t Be Happier After Trump Slams Him As A Filthy No-Talent

THE HUFFINGTON POST “And what he says is filthy. And you have kids watching,” added the president, who caused outrage in October when a tape emerged him using an expletive to brag about groping women. That quote was practically music to the ears of the “Late Show” host. Upon reporting the news to his audience, Colbert began blowing kisses as if he had just won a big award. “Mr. Trump, there is a lot you don’t understand,” Colbert said. “But I never thought one of those things would be show...

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