Michelle Obama Made A Surprise Appearance At The Grammys And People Freaked

Alicia Keys began her opening monologue by bringing out an iconic cast of women, including former first lady Michelle Obama. Lady Gaga, Jada Pinkett Smith and Jennifer Lopez joined as well to share what music has done for them over the years.  Lopez added that music gave her “a reason to dance” and brought her the success she has today.  Pinkett Smith reminded the crowd that we “express our pain, power and progress through music.”  Keys closed out the historic moment, telling the crowd, “Tonight we celebrate the greatness in each other. All of us,” later adding, “Who runs the world?” “For me, a big part of friendship is showing up for your girls ― whether that’s for a birthday, …

Chrissy Teigen And Ocasio-Cortez’s Grammys Pizza Party Plan Sets Twitter Alight

Maybe. “There will be pizza,” Teigen teased. Here’s the full Twitter exchange: Now, it’s not clear if Ocasio-Cortez is really planning to rock up at Teigen’s But Twitter had fun speculating about it, regardless: RELATED… Ocasio-Cortez Issues Warning To Anonymous Bigots Flooding Her Office With Calls Chrissy Teigen Taunts Trump Over Twitter Blocking Ruling Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez Reveals How Many F**ks She Gives After Colbert Asks Chrissy Teigen And Daughter Play With 'Nice' Bug That's Actually A Terrifying Wasp

Trump’s call for compromise is only on his own terms

Washington (CNN)The state of Donald Trump is unrepentant and defiant. And while he says he’s open to compromise and national unity — it must be on his terms. Yet at times, he offered a tantalizing promise of something more, conjuring moments of poignancy, as when he honored a World War II veteran and a Nazi concentration camp inmate the veteran helped liberate, together in the first lady’s box. In a speech in which rhetorical calls for common ground jarred with the rigidity of his policy positions, Trump did make an apparently genuine effort to bring Americans together. He tried to combine key themes from his 2016 campaign into a patriotic creed behind which everyone could unite. “I am asking you …

Why Virginia’s chaos has deep roots

(CNN)Today, the cascading upheavals stemming from racist incidents by the state’s top leaders have many Virginians and others saying that the state is in disarray. Two of the state’s top three officials, Gov. Ralph Northam and Attorney General Mark Herring, have admitted to dressing in blackface, while the third, Lt. Gov. Justin Fairfax, faces allegations (which he denies) of sexual assault. With each man facing backlash that could threaten their viability to hold office, many feel that the bottom has dropped out of the state. Northam, caught in the throes of a racist scandal involving blackface, recently claimed that he would not resign his position for fear that would be branded a “racist for life.” Sign up for our new …

Mike Huckabee Likens Trump White House To Restaurant Kitchen, Gets Served Online

“Have you ever been to a restaurant behind the scenes in the kitchen? I mean, I’m talking about a five-star restaurant,” he said on “Fox & Friends.”  Huckabee continued with the dining analogy: Check out the clip here: Huckabee’s analogy was later picked apart on Twitter: RELATED COVERAGE Newt Gingrich's Winston Churchill Defense Of Trump's 'Executive Time' Backfires Download Original Article : HERE ; This post was curated & posted using : RealSpecific

Sandhurst cadet found dead in ‘suicide’

Mental health support It is believed the woman had been involved in a minor disciplinary incident, which was being investigated. The Army had also provided her with mental health support following an event earlier in her training. The cadet was in her last term at the base after joining in May. The Royal Military Academy has trained the leaders of the Army – and other countries’ armies – for 200 years. Both the Duke of Cambridge and Duke of Sussex graduated at Sandhurst, where all Army officers are trained. Training lasts for 44 weeks and the first five weeks are renowned for being one of the toughest experiences most people will ever go through. The Army website describes the college …

Beto O’Rourke to join march against wall countering Trump’s El Paso visit

(CNN)Beto O’Rourke is set to counter President Donald Trump’s visit to El Paso, Texas, on Monday by joining a one-mile march past Trump’s rally and giving a speech across the street at about the same time the President plans to take the stage. Lyda Ness-Garcia, one of the organizers of the march, said the group met with O’Rourke and he agreed to speak at the rally, march with protesters — and possibly play with some of the bands. The march is set to begin near Bowie High School, pass the convention center holding Trump’s event and finish at Chalio Acosta Sports Center — a one-mile trip along the US-Mexico border. O’Rourke’s speech is set to begin at 9 p.m. ET …