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Were the Clintons really “dead broke” after leaving the White House?
Were the Clintons really “dead broke” after leaving the White House?

The former senator and Secretary of State’s recent comments at a book signing bear scrutiny. While the Clintons did face a massive debt after leaving the White House, they also had massive earning power. The couple has earned nine figures in total income since 2001.


Mississippi senator Thad Cochran accused of vote-buying in close Republican primary
Mississippi senator Thad Cochran accused of vote-buying in close Republican primary

The thirty-plus-year veteran of the Senate is accused of bribing officials as part of the get-out-the-vote effort that helped Cochran win last week’s primary election.


Wheel of Fortune’s Pat Sajak thinks global warming alarmists are unpatriotic racists
Wheel of Fortune’s Pat Sajak thinks global warming alarmists are unpatriotic racists

Pat Sajak’s made more news in the past month than any other time in memory… He started by proclaiming his heterosexuality in April before lashing out at global warming alarmists. Guess that’s one way to make Wheel of Fortune more buzz worthy!


PHOTOS Jared Leto, diplomat? Actor visits Ukraine following emotional Oscar nod
PHOTOS Jared Leto, diplomat? Actor visits Ukraine following emotional Oscar nod

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…


Congressman Clay Aiken?
Congressman Clay Aiken?

Is American Idol runner-up Clay Aiken considering a run for Congress in his home state of North Carolina?


Arnold Schwarzenegger wants to change the constitution, run for president
Arnold Schwarzenegger wants to change the constitution, run for president

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.


VIDEO Senator Ted Cruz quotes Duck Dynasty during Obamacare ‘Phil-a-buster’
VIDEO Senator Ted Cruz quotes Duck Dynasty during Obamacare ‘Phil-a-buster’

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.


Farrah Abraham explains why Mitt Romney was the better choice
Farrah Abraham explains why Mitt Romney was the better choice

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.


The Starcasm Presidential Election poll
The Starcasm Presidential Election poll

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! ;)


VIDEO Political ads make little girl cry, we approve her message
VIDEO Political ads make little girl cry, we approve her message

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.


 

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