Michelle Wolf, the White House Roast and the Thin Line of Comedy

May 06, 2018

Michelle Wolf, the comedian hired to do the “roast” at the White House Correspondents’ Dinner, has been criticized for going too far. Here’s why she didn’t. It wasn’t all the swearing in Michelle Wolf’s White House Correspondents’ Dinner “roast.” In the Donald Trump era,...

The Daily Devil’s Dictionary: “Numerous” Mistakes in the Trump Book?

Jan 08, 2018

Are Donald Trump’s days too numerous to be numbered? Michael Wolff’s provocative book, Fire and Fury: Inside the Trump White House, details the first chaotic and mind-bogglingly inept six months of the Trump administration. In response, White House spokeswoman Sarah Huckabee Sanders has...

Trump’s Enablers Should Be Shamed Out of Public Life

Oct 23, 2017

The evidence is in: The "adults in the room" at the White House have enabled Trump's worst impulses, not checked them. In the middle of September, Harvard University announced that it was inviting two controversial new fellows to the Institute of Politics at the Kennedy School: former Trump...

Bibi is Going to Congress, But the White House Isn’t Happy

Jan 30, 2015

President Obama will not meet Netanyahu on his US trip, due to the Israeli elections. On March 3, Binyamin “Bibi” Netanyahu will address Congress for a third time. Having accepted an invitation by Speaker of the US House of Representatives John Boehner, the Israeli prime minister has sparked...

World in 60: The Race for the White House

Nov 05, 2014

The World in 60 rounds up the news from around the globe in one minute. People expect to have news from around the world at their fingertips, but there isn’t always time. This is why Arlington Public News introduced World in 60 in July 2014. Today’s show reports on the Islamic State’s...