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Watch Ellen DeGeneres Tear Up While Receiving the Presidential Medal of Freedom

Watch Ellen DeGeneres Tear Up While Receiving the Presidential Medal of Freedom

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President Obama presented the Presidential Medal of Freedom, the greatest civilian honor in the country, to 21 unbelievably deservingindividuals on Tuesday. And when it was presented toEllen DeGeneres, there wasn't a dry eye in the house. Its easy to forget now, when weve come in so far, where now marriage is equal under the law, just how much courage was required for Ellen to come out on "the worlds largest" populace of stages nearly 20 years ago, Obama said during the ceremony at the White House. "What an incredible load that was to bear, to risk her career like that. People don't do that quite often, and then to have the hopes of millions on your shoulders, " he added, before cracking an Ellen joke. " But it's lik...
People Are Actually Body-Shaming Lady Gaga After Her Halftime Performance

People Are Actually Body-Shaming Lady Gaga After Her Halftime Performance

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In case you missed it, Lady Gaga perfectly rocked her Super Bowl halftime performance on Sunday night. </ div > </ div > </ div > </ div > WOW. Amazing. @ladygaga's #PepsiHalftime Show! #SB51 https :// t.co/ z9vCKRBKkC -- NFL (@ NFL) February 6, 2017 She jumped into the arena dres wires and a harness, dida cluster of flip-flops mid-air, and drew off a costume change mid-performance. </ div > That costume change one that encountered her come out in a crop pinnacle for the second part of her concert is what has the trolls coming out from under their bridges. </ div > </ div > </ div > </ div > </ div > Despite an incredible performance, all they wanted to do on...
Top Trump Cabinet officials take part in weekly  Bible study class

Top Trump Cabinet officials take part in weekly Bible study class

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Key each member of President Trump's Cabinet take part in weekly Bible study grades, according to a report by the Christian Broadcasting Network. Regular attendees at the sessions include Health and Human Services Secretary Tom Price, Energy Secretary Rick Perry, Education Secretary Betsy DeVos, Agriculture Secretary Sunny Perdue, and CIA Director Mike Pompeo. CBN'S DAVID BRODY ON THE FAITH OF DONALD TRUMP Vice President Mike Pence and Attorney General Jeff Sessions also attend when their schedule permits. The discussions are was presided over by Ralph Drollinger, a former NBA basketball player who turned to the ministry full-time after his injury-shortened career. MEDIA RIDICULE PHOTO OF EVANGELICALS PRAYING OVER TRUMP "It's best available Bible study that I've ever taug...
Brooklyn Nets Rookie Buys New House For Mom Instead Of Himself

Brooklyn Nets Rookie Buys New House For Mom Instead Of Himself

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Rondae Hollis-Jefferson just dedicated back to the woman who committed him everything. The Brooklyn Nets rookie celebrated his mother's birthday on Friday by pulling out his checkbook for the biggest endow imaginable: A brand-new home. In an entry for The New York Post, Hollis-Jefferson recounted Friday night's life-changing astound party for his mother, Rylanda Hollis. She said it was her best birthday ever. Thats massive for me and my brother, and my uncle, who is like brothers and sisters to us. Thats big-hearted in our eyes, is capable of being do that. Being able to change your moms life, is capable of being threw her in a comfy situation. It attains that feeling in your nerve go to ease. Instead of worrying about where your mom is going, what shes doing, it sets you at...
Army retains decorated Green Beret it planned to kick out over confronting Afghan child rapist | Fox News

Army retains decorated Green Beret it planned to kick out over confronting Afghan child rapist | Fox News

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EXCLUSIVE :</ b> In a stunning reversal, the U.S. Army chose late Thursday to hold a decorated Green Beret it had planned to kick out after he physically confronted a local Afghan commander accused of raping a boy over the course of many periods. Sgt 1st Class Charles Martland, supported the Army's decision to retain him when be achieved by Fox News, "whos been" encompassing the tale in depth for the past eight months and first broke the story of the Army's decision in August to kick out Martland over the accident, which occurred in northern Afghanistan in 2011. "I am real thankful for being able to continue to serve, " supposed Martland when to reach agreement on the phone by Fox News. "I appreciate everything Congressman Duncan Hunter and his Manager of Staff, Joe Kasp...
Texas Sportscaster Shreds Transphobes In Must-See Broadcast

Texas Sportscaster Shreds Transphobes In Must-See Broadcast

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Texas athletics fix Dale Hansen came to the defense of a transgender teen contestant in a two-minute address thats worthy of recur viewings. The WF-AATV reporter didnt mince words when it came to Mack Beggs, who was thrust into the national spotlight Feb. 25 after winning a government girlfriends wrestling name. Though Beggs, 17, identifies as male and takes testosterone as part of the gender proof process, he was required by commonwealth regulations to compete according to his birth sex. And Hansen wasnt having any of it.Maybe I only hoped that in 2017, we would be done arguing about birth certificates, but obviously were not, he said in the Monday broadcast, which can be viewed above. Person has to find a better answer than what were being given now. In 2014, Hanse...
Kaepernick Situation Proves America Still Seeks To Punish Black Protesters

Kaepernick Situation Proves America Still Seeks To Punish Black Protesters

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People are trapped in record and history is trapped in them. - James A. Baldwin BET.com </ div > Colin Kaepernick remains unsigned for the 2017 NFL season. What does this tell us? Well, some would say its because of his concert last year and that he was solely to blame for the train-wreck that was the 49 ers season. Others have used my brand-new favorite condone, taken right out of the Its not you, its me guidebook of mind-numbingly stupid forgives, and suggested that no NFL team craves him because hes vegan. Right, because being vegan slowed down the greatest QB of all time. But hes white and didnt complain for black lives, so that diet worked for him, but not for Kaepernick right? scoopnest.com Sorry Kaep. The vegan diet only works for white people who d...
This 15-Year-Olds Makeup Art Has To Be Seen To Be Believed

This 15-Year-Olds Makeup Art Has To Be Seen To Be Believed

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Meet Kate Werner, just your typical fifteen-year-old girl, right? via: Instagram Well, this is also fifteen-year-old Kate Werner, transformed through her incredible makeup skills into everything from comic book characters to gruesome creatures. via: Instagram Inspired by artists in YouTube videos and social media,shebegan doing makeup art about two years ago and started uploading hermakeup creations to herInstagram account, BeautyGoneBad. via: Instagram "Until this point, I never really found a passion or something to keep me busy," she said. "I didn't fit in with sports or clubs, but I found art was something I was interested in." via: Instagram ...AND GETS A...
Watch This Gold Medalists  PERFECT Reaction When Shes Denied Her Victory Lap

Watch This Gold Medalists PERFECT Reaction When Shes Denied Her Victory Lap

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When you win a amber medal in way and arena, like Scotlands Laura Muir did at the European Indoor Athletics Championships in the 1,500 meters, you get a victory lap. </ div > </ div > </ div > </ div > via: Mirror Well, at least you're supposed to, but that virtually didn't happen for her over the weekend. </ div > </ div > </ div > </ div > via: Mirror Not formerly , not twice, but three times an official is seeking to cube her style, quoting" absence of day" as the excuse for cutting out the win lap. But let's be said that Muir is a reasonably tight athlete, so yeah, she found a mode around it. </ div > </ div > </ div > </ div > ...
This Is What Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Models Look Like In REAL Life

This Is What Sports Illustrated Swimsuit Models Look Like In REAL Life

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Spoiler alert: They'restill incredibly lovely, but it's also nice to know that behind the makeup and the stylists and perfect lighting, modelsare also women who are really pretty normal. Take a look at a few of the top Sports Illustrated swimsuit simulates as they appear on their encompass and as they appear in everyday life. 1 Chrissy Teigen wife of vocalist John Legend, new mommy and self-proclaimed foodie was photographed for Sports Illustrated on the beach in California. via: Business Insider 2 Off the beach, she's generally found in the kitchen or only hanging out with the family. via: Instagram 3 Good to know she never takes herself too seriously. via: Instagram 4 Like wi...