Celebrity Party: Blue-on-Blue Violence

Celebrity Party: Blue-on-Blue Violence

Sen. Cory Booker speaks as former Vice President Joe Biden listens on the second night of the second Democratic presidential debate in Detroit, Mich., July 31, 2019. (Lucas Jackson/Reuters) Michael, David, and Luke discuss this week’s second round of Democratic presidential primary debates. This is the transcript from Episode 158 of The Editors. Michael: Biden…
Celebrity Party: Donald Trump and Jeffrey Epstein partied together – then a mansion came between them

Celebrity Party: Donald Trump and Jeffrey Epstein partied together – then a mansion came...

For the better part of two decades starting in the late 1980s, wealthy sex offender Jeffrey Epstein and US President Donald Trump swam in the same social pool. They were neighbours in Florida. They jetted from LaGuardia to Palm Beach together. They partied at Trump's Mar-a-Lago Club and dined at Epstein's Manhattan mansion. And then,…
Celebrity Party: Ehud Barak: The old warrior’s last hurrah

Celebrity Party: Ehud Barak: The old warrior’s last hurrah

“I will be everyone’s prime minister,” shouted Ehud Barak, then 57, into a battery of microphones opposite a delirious multitude that crowded Tel Aviv’s Rabin Square. The electoral landslide in 1999 that had just catapulted him to Israel’s helm seemed like the natural sequel of the recently christened politician’s previous career, in which he earned…
Celebrity Party: SDCC ’19: The year things quieted down

Celebrity Party: SDCC ’19: The year things quieted down

Every year at the ultra invite only Sunday night Dead Dog party for Comic-Con someone will say “I dunno, this was a strange Comic-Con.” It is tradition. But this is the year it was really true. San Diego Comic-Con is still the biggest and best pop culture festival on Midgard, but it had what many…
Celebrity Party: Blue-on-Blue Violence

Celebrity Party: Blue-on-Blue Violence

This is the transcript from Episode 158 of The Editors.Michael: Biden against the field, Harris against herself, moderate Dems against progressives, Marianne Williamson against the dark psychic forces. We will discuss all this and more on this week’s edition of The Editors.Hello, bonjour, hola, dia dhuit ar maidin. This week, I, Michael Brendan Dougherty, am…
Celebrity Health: Bob Harper Set to Host USA Network’s ‘Biggest Loser’ Reboot

Celebrity Health: Bob Harper Set to Host USA Network’s ‘Biggest Loser’ Reboot

Bob Harper is returning to “The Biggest Loser” universe, this time as host of USA Network’s reboot of the popular reality series, the company announced Friday morning. The health and fitness expert was a frequent presence for 17 seasons on the original version of the reality series, which aired on NBC from 2004 to 2016.…