Following his emotional nod to those affected by political unrest in Ukraine during his Academy Award acceptance speech, Jared Leto went forward with a concert in Kiev. See what he said to the audience that earned him deafening cheers…
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Is American Idol runner-up Clay Aiken considering a run for Congress in his home state of North Carolina?
The former governor of California is reportedly lobbying for a constitutional amendment that would allow him to run for president. Arnold Schwarzenegger would need to change the second article of the American Constitution, which says foreign born citizens are ineligible for the presidency.
During Texas Senator Ted Cruz’s all-night stand against the funding of Obamacare he called upon the cast of Duck Dynasty for inspiration and to drive home a point about his particular hopes for the country moving forward. Cruz spent 21 hours and 19 minutes trying in every way to explain why he feels that Obamacare is bad for America. At one point, he called upon the philosophies of Phil, Jase, Willie and Silas Robertson. News outlets have pointed out this wasn’t a filibuster but in a way it was kind of a Phil-a-buster. See just the part where he quotes DD a lot as well as a full transcript of the Philosophies.
Former Teen Mom star Farrah Abraham caught a little backlash from fans earlier this week after tweeting her support and intention to vote for Mitt Romney in Tuesday’s election. So the multi-media momtrepreneur made a video explaining why she voted for Romney by breaking down each of the key issues.
Here at Starcasm we usually avoid political issues because they are so divisive. (We choose instead to focus in on what’s important, such as gossip, celebrity wardrobe malfunctions, and Honey Boo Boo) But, in honor of election day, we thought it might be fun to do a poll and find out which presidential candidate our readers favor! And unlike the real election, if you don’t live in a swing state your vote still counts!
All of these endless political ads could make a person cry… Actually they have done just that as 4-year-old Abigael Evans has had enough of all of this Bronco Bamma and Mitt Romney mess. See her adorable video that mom uploaded and read NPR’s apology. We are Starcasm and we approve Abby’s message.
In world dominashian news, Kim Kardashian has announced she plans to run for mayor of Glendale, California in five years. The bombshell announcement was made by Kim during an unaired bonus clip from from Sunday’s episode of Khloe & Lamar in which Kim and her sister Khloe are driving around Dallas and pass the Ross Perot Museum. Keep reading to watch the clip and find out what two current Glendale City Councilmen think of Kim’s political aspirations.
Reportedly motivated by Mitt Romney promising to work towards overturning Roe vs. Wade, controversial comedienne Sarah Silverman posted fake before-and-after abortion photos of herself on Twitter along with the tweet, “Got a quickie aborsh in case R v W gets overturned.” The joke has received a great deal of support from pro-choice supporters, but also a great deal of criticism from those who consider the subject of abortion to be “no laughing matter.”
Levi’s bid for mayor of his baby grandma Sarah Palin’s old stomping ground is the plot of a new reality series titled Loving Levi: The Road to the Mayor’s Office being produced by Stone and Co., who have already begun shooting on the pilot episode. Find out details about Levi’s political aspirations, the show, his campaign poster and my idea for a reality show that could change the American political landscape forever!