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Spy Anna Chapman Nearly Cracked Obama Inner Circle

Red hot Russian spy Anna Chapman was more threatening than her Keystone Kop spy ring appeared to be. She was hot on the seduction trail of a key Obama administration official when the FBI pounced on her band of hapless undercover agents. FBI counter-intelligence chief Frank Figliuzzi made the startling claim during a BBC documentary that aired last night. He said she came close to bedding one of Obama's inner circle. ...
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Tom Hanks Blackface Incident Spurs Right-Wing Outcry (video)

Tom Hanks, who just provided a stirring narrative for President Obama’s re-election video, showed a different side of his character at a tony private school attended by his children. He mocked racial diversity with a man wearing blackface makeup. Hanks, who has been Hollywood’s liberal conscience, wasn’t quite so politically correct way back in 2004 during a function at St. Matthew’s Parish School, in Pacific Palisades, Calif....
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Robert De Niro Scolded by Michelle Obama for Racial Joke

Robert De Niro is in hot water with First Lady Michelle Obama over a joke he told during a New York City fundraiser for the president. He drew the rebuke because the joke had racial overtones. Michelle Obama attended the $5,000 a plate fundraiser at his Tribeca restaurant, which was filled with prominent Democrats and celebrities....
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Tom Hanks Adds Hollywood Gravitas to Obama Video (watch!)

Tom Hanks’ solemn voice leads off President Obama’s slick Hollywood produced video touting the accomplishments of his last four years in office. No wonder conservatives are crying foul at Hollywood. Now the full video has been released. Hanks, who has become a symbol of America’s virtue and patriotism after appearing in the 1998 film “Saving Private Ryan,” throws the full force of his personality behind the Obama re-election campaign....
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Sarah Palin Use of Jewish Slur, 'Blood Libel' Causes Uproar

Three days after the shooting of Arizona Rep. Gabrielle Giffords, Sarah Palin shot back at critics who blame her for contributing to a vitriolic political climate fraught with gun references. But she only made matters worse by using a Jewish slur to describe the attacks against her....