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Kathleen Sebelius Says She Told Obama Staying “Wasn’t an Option”

Kathleen Sebelius Says She Told Obama Staying “Wasn’t an Option”

By Kathy Karadza April 14, 2014

Kathleen Sebelius, who resigned last week as U.S. Health and Human Services Secretary, said on NBC’s Meet the Press on Sunday that she made the decision to leave and told President Barack Obama last month that staying “wasn’t an option.” …

North Korea Fires 30 Missiles Into The Sea of Japan North Korea Fires 30 Missiles Into The Sea of Japan

Last Saturday, North Korea test-fired 30 short-range missiles off their east coast and into the Sea of Japan, according to reports from South Korea’s Joint Chief of Staff. “The missiles are estimated to have flown about 60 kilometres (37 miles),” …

Obama Calls Ellen's Twitter Record a Cheap Stunt Obama Calls Ellen's Twitter Record a Cheap Stunt

As you may have heard, the deadline for Obamacare enrollment is fast approaching (it’s the end of the month, fyi). In order to get more people on board, President Obama has been on a media tour of sorts. The latest …

Bill Yosses, Pastry Chef, Leaving White House Bill Yosses, Pastry Chef, Leaving White House

William “Bill” Yosses has been the Executive Pastry Chef in the White House since 2007. He was hired by Laura Bush, the former first lady. After serving delectable desserts for the White House for seven years, the 60-year-old pastry chef …

March Madness 2014: Are You Ready? March Madness 2014: Are You Ready?

The madness will soon be upon us, as all of the top teams, and their fans, prepare for the big NCAA tournament that will ignite March Madness 2014. It has been a wild year that has seen several top teams …

President Obama Reveals His Picks For The Final Four President Obama Reveals His Picks For The Final Four

It’s March Madness time again, and like no president before him had done, President Obama has taken the time to publicly fill out an NCAA March Madness bracket, letting everyone know what his final four picks will be. He has …

Mark Zuckerberg Called Obama to Express Frustration Mark Zuckerberg Called Obama to Express Frustration

Earlier this week, reports emerged that said the NSA posed as Facebook to infect computers with malware. The revelation came from none other than American fugitive whistleblower Edward Snowden, who claimed that the security agency had “tricked users computers into …

Obama's 'Between Two Ferns' Tactic Works Obama's 'Between Two Ferns' Tactic Works

Let’s just assume that President Obama had reasons to sit down with Zach Galifianakis on “Between Two Ferns” other than showing the country that he could expertly pull off a fat joke. Of course, Obama’s move to star in one …

Obama Gets to Watch Game of Thrones Before You Do Obama Gets to Watch Game of Thrones Before You Do

A couple of weeks ago, we heard that President Obama asked HBO CEO Richard Plepler if he, as the most powerful man in the world, could please pretty pretty please get some advance episodes of Game of Thrones and True …

Zach Galifianakis Interviews Barack Obama Zach Galifianakis Interviews Barack Obama

The episodes of Between Two Ferns seem to get better with each installment, and with the latest episode, Zach Galifianakis hosted President Barack Obama. The show is a short internet comedy series that utilizes Galifinakis’ hilarious antics as he interviews …

Sarah Palin Uses Dr. Suess to Knock Obama Sarah Palin Uses Dr. Suess to Knock Obama

Sarah Palin knocked President Obama and his healthcare plan during her appearance at the Conservative Political Action Conference on Saturday. She channeled the children’s author, taking a heft dose of literary liberty with his famous rhyming words. “I do not …

White House Imposes New Sanctions in Ukraine Crisis White House Imposes New Sanctions in Ukraine Crisis

The U.S. State Department imposed a ban on visas and a freezing of U.S. assets for officials and other individuals considered to have threatened the territory of Ukraine, the White House announced Thursday. According to a statement issued by Jay …

Ukraine Braces For War, Hopes For The Best Ukraine Braces For War, Hopes For The Best

Ukraine is in the grips of a terrifying sense of deja vu brought on by an increasingly aggressive Russia. Following the successful ouster of Ukrainian president Viktor Yanukovych, the fledgling Ukranian government has attempted to steer its troubled nation in …

A Petition to Label Museveni a Ding-Dong-Boob-Poopy A Petition to Label Museveni a Ding-Dong-Boob-Poopy

Comedian Eugene Mirman has pretty solid proposal for how President Obama should handle Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni. He should publicly call him a “ding-dong-boob-poopy.” Oh yeah, and then he should spend a little bit of time trying to convince the …

Obama Asks for No ‘House of Cards’ Spoilers Obama Asks for No ‘House of Cards’ Spoilers

Unless you plan on beginning your House of Cards binge while at work today, it’s probably best you stay off Twitter. You might want to be careful on Facebook, too–depending on how much you trust your friends. Today, and the …

François Hollande Visits The U.S As Guest Of Honor François Hollande Visits The U.S As Guest Of Honor

French President Francois Hollande arrived in D.C. to attend a different kind of foreign affair. President Hollande will be the guest of honor on Tuesday, at the first state dinner hosted by the Obama administration this term. The French President …

Billie Jean King Will Be Absent at Sochi Opening Billie Jean King Will Be Absent at Sochi Opening

Billie Jean King won’t be at the Olympics opening in Sochi this week, but it has nothing to do with her sexual orientation. She won’t attend the opening because her 91-year-old mother is ill. King, who is openly gay, was …