Roseanne Barr Calls Out Obama, Beyonce, "Drooling Mutant" Fans of Singer

Roseanne Barr Calls Out Obama, Beyonce, "Drooling Mutant" Fans of Singer

Roseanne Barr is mourning the death of music legend Etta James in an odd way: by talking $hit about President Obama and Beyonce.

Basing a round of criticism on Obama asking Beyonce to cover the James classic "At Last" during a 2009 inauguration ball, Roseanne Tweeted yesterday: "I lost ALL respect for Obama when he dissed Etta James in favor of Beyonce," later adding:

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Jan Brewer, President Obama Trade Barbs on Tarmac

Jan Brewer, President Obama Trade Barbs on Tarmac

Arizona Gov. Jan Brewer received an earful from President Obama when she met him on an airport tarmac outside Phoenix yesterday - and responded in kind.

The Democratic chief executive and Republican governor could be seen engaged in an intense conversation right at the base of Air Force One's steps.

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State of the Union Fallout: Will Populist Message Help Obama?

State of the Union Fallout: Will Populist Message Help Obama?

Aside from the optimistic platitudes, soaring rhetoric and feel-good proposals, President Barack Obama's 2012 State of the Union address was overtly populist and unquestionably combative as he maps a path to a second term in 2013.

Obama’s speech included no shortage of appeals to unity, bipartisanship and overriding American purpose, and he articulated plenty of vague, popular-sounding policy goals, similarly to how Bill Clinton kicked off his 1996 campaign.

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Jay Leno Sued Over Sikh Mitt Romney Joke

Jay Leno Sued Over Sikh Mitt Romney Joke

Jay Leno is facing more than criticism over his recent joke at Mitt Romney's expense. A Bakersfield, Calif., resident is suing him over the Sikh comedic bit.

The punchline of the joke was that Romney, the very wealthy businessman and GOP presidential candidate, spends his summers in a solid gold palace.

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