Matt Barnes Gets Kobe Bryant and Gianna Tattoo Tribute from Famous Artist

The ex-NBA star hit up legendary ink artist Steve Butcher — who did the amazing Tupac work on Matt’s hand — in order to add a new image of Kobe and Gianna to his arm.

Gavin Newsom, Kamala Harris, Nancy Pelosi get Democratic convention speaking slots

Harris’ spot does not mean the former San Francisco district attorney is no longer under consideration as Biden’s running mate, though the vice presidential pick is scheduled to speak Wednesday. Many of the top choices on Biden’s list are slated to speak throughout the week, and any of them could have their time slots changed […]

The history of the women nominated for vice president

Following McCain and Palin’s loss, Palin announced in 2009 that she would step down as governor of Alaska. She was the keynote speaker at the first national tea party convention in Nashville in 2010. She became a political commentator on Fox News, and starred in reality TV shows about her and her family. Palin remained […]

How Kamala Harris found the political identity that had eluded her

“Back when Kamala was Attorney General, she worked closely with Beau. I watched as they took on the big banks, lifted up working people, and protected women and kids from abuse,” the elder Biden wrote on Twitter on Tuesday. “I was proud then, and I’m proud now to have her as my partner in this […]

Michael Moore Predicts Trump Wins In 2020 If Dems Run Politician Against Him

“We have to run a beloved American. Obama became beloved the night of that convention and he was beloved from that moment on. It’s gotta be like a Michelle Obama or a Sully Sullenberger. Why aren’t we thinking along the lines of ‘who can defeat him?’ We will lose in 2020.”

NEWSMAKER-How Kamala Harris found the political identity that had eluded her

WINNING OVER FLOYD LAWYER, PAST DOUBTERS Her background in law enforcement had been seen as a vulnerability early in the race for the party’s nomination. But her work of late has impressed some past doubters who say she did not do enough to investigate police shootings and too often sided with prosecutors in wrongful conviction […]

Kenneth Noland obituary

No writer can approach the group without stumbling over the corpus of Greenberg. Important as the critic had been in establishing the reputation of the abstract expressionists, their materiality never quite fitted tidily into his prescriptions. The colour field painters did. Greenberg had written, with insight but over-simplification, that “Manet’s paintings became the first modernist ones […]

Tucker Carlson: Trump’s Lies Are Not The Reason The Left Despises Him. It’s The Key Truths He Tells

While the left reacted strongly to Trump’s statement, Carlson pointed out that nobody asked if it was true and, if so, what caused it. “And of course, part of the answer is 50 years of uninterrupted Democratic Party rule hasn’t helped much,” he said. “But that would be embarrassing to the party, so the party’s apologists […]

Trump defends democracy in Hong Kong and Taiwan — while Xi awaits Biden

But Secretary of State Mike PompeoMichael (Mike) Richard PompeoOvernight Defense: Esper confirms plans to drop below 5,000 troops in Afghanistan | State Department says it’s cleared of wrongdoing in emergency arms sales before investigation’s release State says it will be cleared by watchdog report US ‘deeply concerned’ over election in Belarus MORE’s expanding focus on […]

More states challenge display of Confederate monuments, symbols

“As we attempt to heal and learn from the tragic events in Charlottesville, I encourage Virginia’s localities and the General Assembly — which are vested with the legal authority — to take down these monuments and relocate them to museums or more appropriate settings,” he added.