Posts tagged "Congress"

Celebs React To President Obama’s Request For Action Against Syria

This is a Labor Day Weekend destined for the history books.

Earlier today, President Obama announced that he thinks the United States should pursue military intervention against the regime of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad.

Jason Marshall / August 31, 2013

‘Real World’ Cast Member Wins Seat In Congress

This is the true story of former The Real World cast member elected to Congress. 
Sean Duffy from The Real World: Boston circa 1997, clinched a seat in the House to represent his native state Wisconsin. While on The Real World, conservative Duffy spent most of his time getting into fights with his liberal roommate…

/ November 3, 2010

Kevin Costner Takes on the Oil Spill in Washington

Kevin Costner found himself facing a different audience than he’s used to on Wednesday—members of the United States Congress.
The Dances With Wolves actor showed up in Washington, D.C., on Wednesday to testify at a Congressional hearing and explain his possible “partial solution to the tragedy unfolding in the Gulf.”
Last month Costner offered oil

Celebuzz / June 9, 2010

Tiger Woods Now Too Sleazy Even For US Congress

Looks like Tiger Woods has lost more than the nation’s respect and a couple of endorsement deals this week. The Los Angeles Times is reporting that Woods is no longer in contention for a Congressional Gold Medal, due to his recently revealed compulsion to sleep his way through the national census records.
California Democrat Joe

Alex Blagg / December 9, 2009

Michael Jackson Bill Shot Down In Congress

Not everyone is down with honoring the late King of Pop.
At Tuesday’s public memorial service for Michael Jackson, Rep. Sheila Jackson Lee informed the world that she had introduced a House resolution honoring the deceased singer for his humanitarian work.
However, at a news conference this morning, House Speaker Nancy Pelosi addressed Lee’s proposal,…

Celebuzz / July 9, 2009

Congress Locks Horns Over Michael Jackson Resolution

From the looks of things yesterday in Los Angeles, deceased King of Pop Michael Jackson was a universally revered musical icon.
But on the other side of the country, in Washington, D.C., opinions are not so unified.
The Associated Press reports that a battle is brewing in Congress over a proposed House resolution that would…

Celebuzz / July 8, 2009