Tom Hanks Gifts Press Corps a Coffee Maker

Actor Tom Hanks gifted a coffee maker to the White House press corps on Thursday. The gift is Hanks’s third. He also gave coffee makers in 2004 and 2010. The coffee maker was also accompanied by a note which read, “Keep up the good fight for Truth, Justice, and the […]


Obamas Sign with Penguin Random House for Books

Former President Barack Obama and former First Lady Michelle Obama have signed with Penguin Random House for the publication of their next respective books. ┬áThe financial terms of the deal were not disclosed, but the Financial Times reported that the bidding for the rights surpassed $60 million. The current record […]

Senator Udall Floats Garland Renomination

Senator Tom Udall suggested on Monday that President Donald Trump’s Supreme Court nominee Judge Neil Gorsuch be confirmed to the Court along with former President Barack Obama’s pick, Judge Merrick Garland. Garland was nominated by President Obama in the aftermath of Justice Antonin Scalia’s passing, but his nomination never progressed […]



White House Holds Selective Gaggle

White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer drew the ire of the Washington press corps on Friday after he held a gaggle with reporters and prohibited the New York Times and CNN from attending. The White House did not hold a formal briefing today because of President Trump’s speech at the […]

The New York Times, Washington Post Brand for Trump Era

As the New York Times and Washington Post experience a surge of renewed relevance and subscriber growth, the two have both announced new branding campaigns. The Washington Post has unveiled their new slogan, Democracy Dies in Darkness, and has placed it under their logo online. The logo was first unveiled […]

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