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  1. Trump’s Praise of Bannon Gives Twitter the Giggles: ‘Haha You’re Scared He’s Gonna Trash YouR

    08.19 / 22:13 thewrap.com Thewrap.com - TV&Movies
    It didn’t take long for President Trump’s tweet cheering Steve Bannon’s return to Breitbart News to spur reaction from those following him on Twitter, amusing many by the irony of his words. “Of all the things the President of the United States can be thinking about and publicly commenting on. Steve Bannon and Breitbart?” wrote one Twitter user. The commotion began Saturday morning after the POTUS tweeted he believes Bannon will be a “tough and smart new…
  2. Trump Says Bannon Will Be ‘Even Better’ in His Return to Breitbart

    08.19 / 22:13 thewrap.com Thewrap.com - TV&Movies
    A day after ousting Steve Bannon from the White House, Donald Trump praised the return of his former chief strategist to Breitbart News, where he was executive chairman for four years prior to Trump’s election. In the tweet, Trump said he believes Bannon will be a “tough and smart new voice” at the far-right news site, and said that “Fake News needs the competition!” Steve Bannon will be a tough and smart new voice at @BreitbartNews…maybe even better…
  3. Barack Obama, Joe Biden Reimagined as Time-Traveling Action Heroes in New Animated Series

    08.19 / 22:12 thewrap.com Thewrap.com - TV&Movies
    Writer/director Adam Reid really misses Barack Obama and Joe Biden, so much so that he’s turned to Kickstarter to raise funds to make a pilot for an animated series that turns the former President and Vice President into a time-traveling, crime-fighting duo. Titled “Barry & Joe: The Animated Series” and sporting the tagline “Hope Is On the Way,” the project is looking for $100,000 for “storyboards, recording, animation and sound design” on a …
  4. Trump Calls Peaceful Boston Protesters ‘Agitators’

    08.19 / 22:12 thewrap.com Thewrap.com - TV&Movies
    Following a largely peaceful demonstration in Boston on Saturday, Donald Trump called the protesters who gathered to counter a conservative “Free Speech Rally” in Boston Common “anti-police agitators.” Trump also thanked Boston mayor Martin Walsh and law enforcement officials who handled the protests, calling the latter “tough and smart.” Great job by all law enforcement officers and Boston Mayor @Marty_Walsh. – Donald J. Trump (@realDonaldTrump)…
  5. Eight Charities Pull Their Galas Out of Trump’s Mar-A-Lago

    08.19 / 22:12 thewrap.com Thewrap.com - TV&Movies
    UPDATE: 1:30 PM: On Saturday, the Preservation Society of Palm Beach added themselves to the list of charities pulling events out of the Mar-a-Lago country club, citing the property’s “current environment” in a statement posted on Facebook In a week where Donald Trump’s business advisory councils were dissolved after several CEOs resigned and all 17 members of the White House Arts Committee quit in protest, the president is also faced with several major charities w…
  6. Larry David Is No Batman in ‘Curb Your Enthusiasm’ Season 9 Trailer (Video)

    08.18 / 22:12 thewrap.com Thewrap.com - TV&Movies
    We could all certainly use a hero right about now, but Larry David sure isn’t it. The first trailer for the upcoming ninth episode of “Curb Your Enthusiasm” has made its way onto the web, and if the footage is any indication, the only thing David is interested in saving is his energy. In the trailer, the camera scans dreary evidence of a society in decline as a voice gravely intones, “There is one hero that never stays silent. Who fights against injustice wherever…
  7. Investor Carl Icahn Steps Down as Trump Special Adviser

    08.18 / 22:12 thewrap.com Thewrap.com - TV&Movies
    Carl Icahn, the billionaire activist investor who surged to prominence with a hostile takeover of Trans World Airlines in the 1980s, has stepped down as a special adviser to President Donald Trump on regulatory issues, he said in a statement posted on his website. Scores of Republican politicians and business leaders have distanced themselves from the president after his comments following the terrorist attack in Charlottesville, with the president’s business advisory councils…
  8. Porn Site Offers to Produce ‘Sense8’ Season 3 After Netflix Cancellation

    08.18 / 22:12 thewrap.com Thewrap.com - TV&Movies
    “Sense8” fans could have an unlikely savior following Netflix’s plans to cancel the Wachowskis’ drama series after two seasons. Porn site xHamster posted an open letter to series co-creators Lana and Lily Wachowski on Wednesday, offering to produce a third season of the show. Netflix announced in June that it will run a two-hour special in 2018 to serve as the finale for “Sense8,” which has earned praise for its strong LGBTQ c…
  9. The Daily Stormer Founder Claims They’re Just ‘Ironic Nazis’

    08.18 / 22:12 thewrap.com Thewrap.com - TV&Movies
    Even though The Daily Stormer website carries tabs for the “Jewish problem” and “race wars” and features stories calling black people “apes,” founder Andrew Anglin insists he shouldn’t be labeled a real neo-Nazi. “We are not neo-Nazis — we are ironic Nazis,” Anglin told TheWrap via email, even as he has continued to espouse extreme views on race and religion and struggled to secure an online host for his site since helping to…
  10. What the Hell Does It Even Mean That Elektra Is the Black Sky?

    08.18 / 22:12 thewrap.com Thewrap.com - TV&Movies
    (Note: This post contains some spoilers for “Marvel’s Daredevil” Season 2 and early episodes of “The Defenders.”) In the early episodes of Netflix and Marvel’s “The Defenders” show, the heroes from Netflix’s other Marvel shows slowly find themselves all fighting the same battle. And all of them keep running up against the same super-strong fighter, and none of them can beat her alone. That villain is the ultimate weapon of The Hand, the…