Posts tagged "white house"

Baby Dressed As Pope Wins Best Costume Prize At White House Halloween Party

The Halloween celebration at the White House is an annual tradition that goes as far back as the Eisenhower administration. President Nixon was the first to host a family event…

Katrin Higher | October 31, 2015 - 2:00 pm

Everyone Calm Down, The Catholic Church Is Still Sexist And Homophobic

Conservative pundits were concerned that a reception for Pope Francis was intended to “embarrass” him because – oh no – there were religious leaders who were gay, transgender, and supportive of the

Rebecca Vipond Brink | September 24, 2015 - 3:45 pm

The Petition To Investigate Murders Of Trans Women Of Color Is Approaching Its Deadline

The petition needed 100,000 signatures and it’s only gathered 5,000 – make sure to sign it today.

Rebecca Vipond Brink | September 4, 2015 - 12:30 pm

Search “N*gga House” In Google Maps And You’ll Be Directed To The White House

Type the words “nigga house” right now in Google maps. What are your findings?
Some of my Facebook friends have been sharing posts with their search results and, well,…

Tiffanie Drayton | May 20, 2015 - 1:45 pm

The White House Finally Responds To The Petition To Deport Justin Bieber (Sort Of)

For years, the American people have bled, died and fought to survive under a terrible reign. Our government finally had the opportunity to do something about this menace from the…

Jessica Wakeman | April 21, 2014 - 4:00 pm

Sunny Obama Is Pooping All Over The White House

Sure, Syria might have released chemical weapons on its own people this week.  BUT I WANNA HEAR MORE ABOUT THE WHITE HOUSE’S NEW PUPPY GAAAAAAH!  Here’s President Obama in an…

Jessica Wakeman | August 25, 2013 - 2:00 pm

Meet The Newest Member Of The First Family, Sunny Obama!

Bo has a sister! The White House announced on Monday that they have added a furry new friend to their brood, a female puppy named Sunny! A Portuguese water dog…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | August 20, 2013 - 9:30 am

Sign The Petition To Make R. Kelly’s “Ignition (Remix)” Our New National Anthem

“We, the undersigned, would like the Obama administration to recognize the need for a new national anthem, one that even a decade after its creation, is still hot and fresh…

Winona Dimeo-Ediger | March 7, 2013 - 8:20 am

Big Bird & Michelle Obama Talk Healthy Snacks

Big Bird flew up from Sesame Street to help Michelle Obama hunt for healthy snacks in the White House kitchen as part of her Let’s Move! campaign.


Jessica Wakeman | February 24, 2013 - 4:00 pm

The White House Response To A Petition To Build A Death Star Is The Best Thing Ever

The Administration shares your desire for job creation and a strong national defense, but a Death Star isn’t on the horizon. Here are a few reasons:

The construction of…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | January 12, 2013 - 3:00 pm

Woman In The White House

As if Sheryl Crow couldn’t get any more badass. Growing up to the tunes of “Soak Up the Sun” and “If It Makes You Happy,” I’m pretty psyched about Crow’s…

Daley Quinn | November 15, 2012 - 10:40 am

What It Would Cost You To Buy The White House

Say you wanted to buy the White House — just how much money might you need? According to the latest estimate, you’d need $284.9 million dollars. That’s up nearly $5…

Julie Gerstein | November 5, 2012 - 1:40 pm

Women Are Turned On By The Eiffel Tower, Men By The White House

Fun with data about sexual fantasies! A new survey found that 33 percent of American women have had a sexual fantasy which took place at the Eiffel Tower. Can you…

Ami Angelowicz | May 9, 2012 - 5:00 pm

Brad Pitt And Angelina Jolie Go To The White House

Yes, Brad and Angelina are Hollywood royalty, but it looks to me like they might just have some political connections as well. The gorgeous couple stopped by the White House…

Rachel Krause | January 13, 2012 - 9:20 am

Common Reads Poetry At The White House, Sarah Palin Whines About It

Sarah Palin, the mother of the world’s most famous plastic surgery laden, reality show-starring teen mom, pitched a fit this week because First Lady Michelle Obama invited the…

Jessica Wakeman | May 12, 2011 - 2:40 pm

Just Who Is This Social Secretary?

According to the NY Times Style section, Desirée Rogers is changing the face of her position as White House social secretary. But as part of the Obama camp, that shouldn’t…

Bianca Posterli | December 7, 2009 - 5:20 pm

“Iron Chef America” Heads To The White House

The Food Network announced this week that it will air a two-hour “Super Chef Special” of “Iron Chef America,” which will feature First Lady Michelle Obama, White House Executive Chef…

Annika Harris | November 6, 2009 - 3:50 pm

Quickie: Kal Penn Goes to Washington

Actor Kal Penn of “Harold & Kumar Go to White Castle” has left the show House for the White House and starts his new job this week. Now before you…

Deborah Findling | July 9, 2009 - 12:14 pm

Happy St. Patrick’s Day!

Even the White House is getting into the Irish spirit. The fountain in front of the President’s house is green today!

UPDATE: This is the first year the White…

Catherine Strawn | March 17, 2009 - 10:30 am