• Lisa Dunn in Celebrity

    The Kardashians Stay Silent About OJ Simpson's Parole, Which Seems Wise

    The Kardashians Stay Silent About OJ Simpson's Parole, Which Seems Wise

    On the day of OJ Simpson's parole hearing — in which he was granted parole by four commissioners on the Nevada Board of Parole Commissioners — plenty of people had at least something to say about Simpson's past. But the usually chatty Kardashians have not commented on former family friend Simpson yet. A Nevada politician — […]
  • Lisa Dunn in Politics

    People Are Calling Out Trump's Mar-A-Lago For Requesting More Foreign Workers

    People Are Calling Out Trump's Mar-A-Lago For Requesting More Foreign Workers

    President Donald Trump's Florida resort and so-called “Winter White House” Mar-a-Lago has filed for permission to hire 70 temporary immigrant workers, which might come as a shock to Trump supporters. And it definitely comes at an awkward time — in the middle of the White House's Made in America week. One of Trump's core campaign promises […]
  • Lisa Dunn in News

    A Nevada Politician Played A Big Role In OJ Simpson's Parole Hearing

    A Nevada Politician Played A Big Role In OJ Simpson's Parole Hearing

    On July 20, during former football star OJ Simpson's parole hearing, Simpson's attorney, Malcolm LaVergne, read out a letter from Nevada Assemblyman Ozzie Fumo in support of releasing Simpson from prison as early as this October. Fumo is a former attorney of Simpson's, according to the Associated Press, and he argued in 2014 that Simpson's 2007 […]
  • Lisa Dunn in News

    OJ Simpson's Parole Is Being Decided By A Group Of Commissioners

    OJ Simpson's Parole Is Being Decided By A Group Of Commissioners

    On Thursday, July 20, 70-year-old former football star OJ Simpson will be back in front of the Nevada Board of Parole Commissioners to determine whether or not he will be granted parole after serving nine of his 33-year sentence for a 2007 attempted robbery in Las Vegas. The decision is expected to be rendered on the […]
  • Lisa Dunn in TV

    Twitter Is Not Here For HBO's New Show ‘Confederate,' And Things Are Getting Real

    Twitter Is Not Here For HBO's New Show ‘Confederate,' And Things Are Getting Real

    HBO's prestige programming has led to fiercely beloved shows like The Wire, Game of Thrones, The Sopranos, and Insecure. And while the cable network is no stranger to controversy, they just may have crossed a line this time. The network just announced that GoT showrunners David Benioff and D.B. Weiss will be heading up a new project called Confederate. The show takes place in an alternate universe […]
  • Lisa Dunn in Politics

    People Are Wondering Why Donald Trump Hasn't Tweeted About John McCain

    People Are Wondering Why Donald Trump Hasn't Tweeted About John McCain

    Earlier today, July 19, Elite Daily reported that Arizona Senator John McCain has been diagnosed with an aggressive form of brain cancer called glioblastoma. The news shocked many, and it led to an outpouring of tweets wishing the senator luck and good health in the coming days, weeks, and months. UPDATE: At about 10:30 p.m. […]
  • Lisa Dunn in Politics

    John McCain Diagnosed With Brain Cancer After Blood Clot Surgery

    John McCain Diagnosed With Brain Cancer After Blood Clot Surgery

    Arizona Senator and 2008 presidential candidate John McCain has been diagnosed with brain cancer. The cancer, called glioblastoma, was discovered after a July 14 surgery to remove a blood clot from above his left eye, Politico reported on the evening of July 19. Testing after the surgery revealed the tumor. The 80-year-old senator and his family […]
  • Lisa Dunn in Politics

    Maxine Waters Called Out Donald Trump (Again) In An Epic Interview

    Maxine Waters Called Out Donald Trump (Again) In An Epic Interview

    Representative Maxine Waters is the gift that keeps giving. The California Democrat has emerged as one of the foremost voices in the fight to impeach President Donald Trump, and she has become famous, of late, for being brutally honest in interviews. And in an interview with the New York Times Magazine on July 19, Waters shared a little […]
  • Lisa Dunn in TV

    6 Reasons Sansa Stark's Anger In ‘GOT' Season 7 Isn't Unlikable, It's Revolutionary

    6 Reasons Sansa Stark's Anger In ‘GOT' Season 7 Isn't Unlikable, It's Revolutionary

    Throughout the history of Game of Thrones, critics have had a Sansa Stark problem. She is often portrayed as traditional, feminine, and therefore weak. Unlikeable, even. But that view is reductive and, in fact, I'd argue, just plum wrong. Sansa's power, which coexists with her femininity (unlike Arya, who has always existed outside of the bounds of Westerosi […]
  • Lisa Dunn in News

    The Ruth Bader Ginsburg Movie Biopic Just Cast Its Star, And We Can't Wait

    The Ruth Bader Ginsburg Movie Biopic Just Cast Its Star, And We Can't Wait

    It's not often members of the Supreme Court become pop culture icons. But then again, there's only one Ruth Bader Ginsburg. She's an outspoken feminist, a long-time advocate for vulnerable populations, and, at 84-years-old, able to whoop the butts of anyone a fraction her age. She is a gift from the gods, and now we know who will […]
  • Lisa Dunn in Politics

    GOP Politician Bravely Asks NASA If Martians Are Real In Congressional Hearing

    GOP Politician Bravely Asks NASA If Martians Are Real In Congressional Hearing

    Could aliens have lived in our solar system a few thousand years ago? That's an actual question (yes, about aliens) that one brave Congressman asked experts from NASA's Mars Rover 2020 team during a Space Subcommittee meeting on Tuesday, July 18. Ready for this? That's a big, fat disappointing no, despite what your Ancient Aliens-watching ass might […]
  • Lisa Dunn in Politics

    Ivanka Trump Celebrated Her Daughter's Birthday With An Unusual Treat

    Ivanka Trump Celebrated Her Daughter's Birthday With An Unusual Treat

    The best kids' birthday parties are always like kids themselves: a little weird, a little crazy, a ton of fun. And even when you're super, ridiculously rich, you apparently offer low-cost treats on Party City table cloths. For her daughter's sixth birthday, Ivanka Trump served up some Paw Patrol realness and… skewered hot dogs with marshmallows […]