Articles tagged donald trump

The Republican Hajj: On ‘Real Time with Bill Maher’ - 18 September 2015

Perhaps we are reaching a crisis point, a moment in which we suddenly tire of comedy and politics in the same sighing breath.

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The Modern Gorgias: On ‘Real Time with Bill Maher’, 2015-09-11

At this moment, I am watching MSNBC, and across the screen flashes a banner: “Breaking News: Donald Trump Refuses to Correct Questioner Who Believes Obama

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31 Aug 2015 // 11:40 AM

Is Donald Trump Charles Foster Kane in Disguise?

Years ago in an interview with filmmaker Errol Morris, for a documentary project that never reached completion, Trump spoke of his love for the film “Citizen Kane,” the story of a famous and influential man who liked, as Kane himself put it, “to buy things".

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To Embody a Darker Ideal in ‘Justice League Gods and Monsters - Superman #1’

Taking a different path to become an icon with Hernan Guerra and not Clark Kent.

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29 Apr 2011 // 7:30 AM

MSNBC host Lawrence O’Donnell hits NBC over Trump

LOS ANGELES — MSNBC commentator Lawrence O’Donnell escalated attacks on NBC executives this week. On his MSNBC show “The Last Word With Lawrence O’Donnell”

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19 Apr 2011 // 11:30 AM

Donald Trump plays a Hollywood card

From the days of Sam Arkoff and Joseph E. Levine to the modern-day media gamesmanship of Harvey Weinstein and Michael Moore, the movie business has

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When Did Quitting Become the New “Staying the Course”?

Simon Cowell, like Sarah Palin, did the honorable thing and quit for the sake of the people. Really?!

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16 Jan 2008 // 8:59 PM

The Celebrity Apprentice

So far, no celebrity under Trump's caustic scrutiny has managed to remind the über-businessman that he or she has done just fine so far without his input.

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17 Jan 2007 // 10:00 PM

The Apprentice: Los Angeles

This season, Trump has is no longer merely loitering around the line that divides irony from delusion; he's jumped headlong into some totally scary, reality-free netherworld.

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13 Mar 2006 // 12:00 AM

The Apprentice

The show delivers emotional carnage, and as voyeuristic fare goes, that's the top.

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22 Sep 2005 // 12:00 AM

The Apprentice

More than any other episode, The Apprentice premiere is so consumed with scene setting and its money-shot boardroom footage that there is precious little focus on the challenge itself.

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//Mixed media

Because Blood Is Drama: Considering Carnage in Video Games and Other Media

// Moving Pixels

"It's easy to dismiss blood and violence as salacious without considering why it is there, what its context is, and what it might communicate.

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