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Roger Ebert’s wife tweets from his account: ‘I wonder if he knew something we didn’t’


The late Roger Ebert celebrated his twentieth wedding anniversary with wife Chaz last year. Early this morning, she tweeted about the upcoming memorial for her husband and thanked those who reached out as she mourns. CHAZ HERE: Gratitude to many. Thank you Andy Davis, Michael Barker, Ava Duvernay for coming to Memorial Tribute — Roger […]

RIP: Legendary film critic Roger Ebert has passed away

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Ebert was an entertainment industry power player for decades. He will certainly be missed.

Two thumbs up: Roger Ebert tweets support for Rand Paul

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Liberals coming out in support of a politician with an (R) after his name? It’s happened a lot over the past two days, but it’s making people uncomfortable.

Crackpot history: Roger Ebert tweets ‘The 2nd Amendment was ratified to preserve slavery’

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No, really. Roger Ebert said that the 2nd Amendment was ratified to preserve slavery. The Second Amendment was ratified to preserve slavery. — Roger Ebert (@ebertchicago) January 16, 2013 While delusions and nonsense from Ebert are nothing new, Twitter users were swift to react to his absurd claim. Crackpot history: RT @ebertchicago: The […]

Roger Ebert: Obama blew the debate because he ‘was stuck with the truth’

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And now we know Roger Ebert is a tool. Harry Shearer blamed the wimmenz. Michael Moore thought it was a loud boom. Ebert thinks it’s The Truth. @ebertchicago is that really te best you can do as an apologist? — Dennis Magnusson (@DennisMagnusson) October 4, 2012 Evidently. Ebert just doesn’t get it. Mitt Romney didn’t […]

Roger Ebert revives 5-year-old review of Mormon massacre film for 9/11


Remember “September Dawn,” that movie that came out in 2007 about a mid-19th century massacre of settlers by Mormon fanatics? No? Well, Roger Ebert does, and on 9/11, he wants you to remember it too. We’re not sure who was questioning the fairness of his zero-star review, exactly, but Ebert tweeted today that he stands […]

Roger Ebert takes biblical swipe at Mitt Romney

We’d heard a rumor somewhere that Mitt Romney is rich, and there have been rumblings about his faith as well. Roger Ebert, previously curious about the possible “gayness” of Romney’s garments, now takes a shallow dip into the Bible for a cheap swipe at the GOP candidate.

Shameful: Roger Ebert uses Sally Ride’s death to bash Mitt Romney

Following in the muddy footsteps of Salon’s Glenn Greenwald, movie critic and leftist tool Roger Ebert is politicizing the life and death of astronaut Sally Ride, who passed away yesterday at 61. Like the typical liberal, Ebert fancies himself an intellectual, sensitive to political nuance and feminist issues. So what does it say about him […]

Roger Ebert links theater shooting to need for publicity, ‘insane’ gun laws

In an op-ed for the New York Times, Ebert ponders why a public that is so well armed didn’t fire back at James Holmes as he allegedly fired upon a packed movie theater in Aurora, Colo.

Bigots: Roger Ebert, Salon: ‘So what’s the deal with magic Mormon underwear? Gay?’


Ah, the tolerance bullies are back with their intolerance and bigotry. Last night, it was Salon and Roger Ebert, both taking a page from Cher’s anti-Mormon bigot book. The oh-so-enlightened, Smarter Than You Roger Ebert tweeted out the despicable Salon article and was quickly taken to task by Twitter users.

Roger Ebert writes something unfortunate

As if his political tweets weren’t bad enough, Roger had to go and sprain our imaginations. Thanks a lot.

Film critic Rogert Ebert commits #copypastefail

@ebertchicago Thinking about buying a Jeep? Or should we be? #copypastefail — Jesse Wallace (@TheJesseWallace) March 31, 2012

Where’s the global warming? Third earliest snow since 1884 strikes Chicago


Maybe all the ice from the North Pole is headed to Chicago?

‘Blood on their hands’: Kristen Johnston slams RadarOnline for posting Robin Williams AA photo


“Addicts are NOT amusing. Addicts are NOT salacious. Addicts are NOT your entertainment.”

‘The nerve’: Flippant Dems mock search for Lerner emails with ‘birther,’ Area 51 comparisons


Obama administration’s loyal congressional guardians working hard.

‘Screw the censors’! Elaine Stritch drops the F-bomb on the ‘TODAY Show’ [Vine]

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Who says little old ladies have to be prim and proper? Annnnnnnd an F bomb on the today show! — Kaleigh (@OurRejubilation) February 18, 2014 This morning, 89-year-old actress and singer Elaine Stritch got a bit saucy on “TODAY”: NBC censors should have been more on the ball with Elaine Stritch on. She just dropped […]

Photoshoppers have fun with President Obama’s ‘Promise Zones’


Thursday morning, President Obama announced the creation of five “Promise Zones,” in which the federal government “will partner in helping local leaders develop policies that improve education, protect the most vulnerable, and encourage the entrepreneurial spirit.” One thing the president’s speech did encourage was the creative spirit. The US is a broken promise zone because of […]

Awesome: George W. and H.W. Bush lead Houston Texans onto field in salute to military

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Very cool.

Madder than heck? Whatever! It’s a day ending in ‘y,’ so guess what Obama is doing

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Nothing to see here, guys. Move along. Pres Obama Golfing at Joint Base Andrews. Golf partners Joe Paulsen, Walt Nicholson and Marvin Nicholson. (@Majchrowitz) — FOX News Radio (@foxnewsradio) November 17, 2013 Fore-ward! @markknoller Golf? I didn't know he likes to play golf! <snicker> — Laura Y (@XLaura61) November 17, 2013 “@markknoller: Pres Obama […]

Juan Williams: GOP’s ‘massive opposition’ to blame for broken Obamacare website


Blame game.

James Carville brings the predictability: Lack of support for war in Syria is Bush’s fault [video]


How many years is too many to keep blaming Bush for Obama’s problems? Appearing on The O’Reilly Factor, James Carville has let us know that “coming up on five years” isn’t the correct answer. Ah ha. It IS Bush's fault. B/c of how he messed up Iraq, ppl r skeptical about going into Syria…so sez […]

‘Deviant’: Weiner melts down on Rosh Hashana [video]; Update: Weiner mounts his defense

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OMG. Anthony Weiner. — Maeve Reston (@MaeveReston) September 4, 2013 If Anthony Weiner doesn’t like people scrutinizing his behavior, measuring his character, and comparing his words with his creepy deeds, maybe he shouldn’t be, you know, running for public office again. What's better? Anthony Weiner's stupid aggressiveness, or yelling at a voter with food […]

Wife of Ft. Hood victim says Defense Department issued gag order to victims’ families

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Stories about the victims of the Ft. Hood massacre being denied combat veteran benefits are not new. The classification of the terrorist attack as “workplace violence” and the refusal to issue Purple Hearts to the wounded have been widely aired. What is new, however, is the claim that the Department of Defense has ordered the families […]

Deleted tweet from Rolling Stone editor: ‘I guess we should have drawn a dick on Dzhokhar’s face’; Update: Apologizes for tweet

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Apparently, Rolling Stone does not train its editors in crisis communication. That, or maybe Senior Editor Christian Hoard fell asleep during that meeting.