Juan Williams: Ronald Reagan loved the Founding Fathers | Fox News

(AP) Editor’s note: The following column is excerpted from Juan Williams’ new book, “We the People: The Modern-Day Figures Who Have Reshaped and Affirmed the Founding Fathers’ Vision of America.” (Crown, April 5, 2016). America is best, President Ronald Reagan often said, when it gets back to basics, back to the Founders vision, back to […]

‘SNL’ pokes fun at whitewashed casting with Oprah biopic

Saturday Night Live devised the most realistic and authentic Oprah biopic of our time, starring noted white man Mike O’Brien. In addition to being commentary on the whitewashing of biopics of black women, as with the Zoe Saldana/Nina Simone film, the video is also a great ode to the weirdness of Oprah. O’Brien as Oprah […]

When Political Rallies Were for Sex

In the Victorian era, political parties needed a way to get young people engaged in political activities, and young people needed a place to meet for romance.”> In the 1800s, political parties held massive midnight campaign rallies, promising booze, bonfires, and barbecue. America was a new nation without its own popular culture, so democracy stood […]

Eclipsed Production Duo On Breaking Through Broadways Glass Ceiling

During a season where Broadway is grossing a record high of $1.37 billion, lead producers Stephen Byrd and Alia Jones-Harvey of Front Row Productions are making history of their own with “Eclipsed.” Starring Lupita Nyong’o, Pascale Armand, Akosua Busia, Zainab Jah and Saycon Sengblo, “Eclipsed” — which is the first play written by, directed by, […]

7 Modern Social Issues That Are Older Than You Think

Now that Smashing Pumpkins lead singer Billy Corgan has conclusively and inexplicably proven that social justice warriors and the KKK are equally evil, you might be tempted to think that the age of advocating for socially progressive policies is over. The truth is that Corgan probably hasn’t picked up a history book in a while. […]

Heres How Much Income You Need To Afford Rent In Every State

Housing costs are out of whack with incomes across the country, making the task of finding an affordable place to live a real struggle, even for many full-time workers. A report titled “Out of Reach,” out this week from the National Low Income Housing Coalition, highlights the mismatch between wages and housing costs at the state, county […]

Master Lego Builder Recreates Iconic Scenes From Beyonc’s ‘Lemonade’

If you’ve spent countless hours glued to your screen watching Beyoncé’s stunner of a visual album “Lemonade” on repeat, you’re likely left with some burning questions. Did Jay Z dare cheat on her majesty the Queen? Was the cinematic masterpiece a more universal ode to black women’s experiences? Does Beyoncé ever sleep? For Lego master builder […]