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WATCH: Sarah Silverman Tells ‘Bernie or Bust’ People They’re ‘Being Ridiculous’ at the DNC

Mia Lardiere | July 26, 2016 - 11:47 am

Sarah Silverman, a self-proclaimed Bernie Sanders supporter, confirmed her backing of Hillary Clinton on Night One of the DNC. More »


Election 2012: 12 Celebrities Who Went Into Politics (GALLERY)

Gary Susman | October 24, 2012 - 2:00 pm

Back in 2008, during Barack Obama’s meteoric rise from obscure Illinois Senator to the presidency, rival John McCain’s camp criticized him for seeming too much like a celebrity. The complaint made little sense. After all, Americans — and especially Republican voters — love voting celebrities into public office.

It all started with a… More »