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Every ‘SNL’ Alec Baldwin Donald Trump Sketch Ranked, From Least to Most Retweetable (Photos)

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We’re in for at least four years of Donald Trump as President of the United States. That means one particularly great thing: We’re in for a lot more Alec Baldwin impersonations of Trump on “SNL.” From the often ridiculous phrases to the weird outbursts, “SNL” has captured all of it. In fact, the sketches often seem to struggle to surpass reality in terms of absurdity. But they get there. Here’s a list of every Baldwin-as-Trump “SNL” sketch, ranked from least to most hilarious. 18. Trump’s Classroom Cold Open (Dec. 3): Trump retweets ridiculous people, like a 16-year-old and a white supremacist. »


- Phil Hornshaw

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Can the Academy’s Class of 2017 Possibly Be as Big and Diverse as Last Year’s?

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A year ago, the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences extended invitations to just about every qualified woman and person of color they could think of, in a massive outreach designed to increase the diversity of the Academy’s very male, very white, very old membership. Can the organization do it again? That’s the question that faced membership committees from each of the Academy’s 17 branches over the last two months, as they looked at applications and compiled lists of prospective members. And it’s the question that will face the AMPAS Board of Governors on Tuesday evening, »

- Steve Pond

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North Korea Compares Trump to Hitler in Latest Anti-us Diatribe

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North Korea’s state controlled media, Korean Central News Agency, called Donald Trump’s “America-first” policy “the American version of Nazism far surpassing the fascism in the last century in its ferocious, brutal and chauvinistic nature.” The editorial ran on Tuesday, according to The Wall Street Journal and several other outlets. Pyongyang’s state media also described U.S. policy as “Nazism in the 21st century.” Also Read: Dennis Rodman Defends North Korea, Takes Credit for Otto Warmbier's Release (Video) “The world has never seen peace since the emergence of the American-first principle,” the op-ed went on to say. Other »


- Ashley Boucher

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Ratings: Jimmy Fallon Beats Stephen Colbert for First Time Since Before Inauguration

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Jimmy Fallon has bested Stephen Colbert in the ratings for the first time since the week before Donald Trump’s inauguration. “The Tonight Show,” hosted by Fallon, won late-night last week with most total viewers in the coveted 18-49 demographic, averaging 2.66 million viewers overall compared to “The Late Show’s” 2.62 million. Fallon also saw a 62 percent demo margin over Colbert, which is its highest since the week of Jan. 9-13. He had a 0.68 rating compared to Colbert’s 0.42. This is the second week in a row that “The Tonight Show” can claim its biggest margin of victory versus its »


- Carli Velocci

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Alec Baldwin Says He’ll Return to ‘SNL’ as Trump Next Season

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Alec Baldwin said in an interview with CNN Tuesday that he will indeed return to “Saturday Night Live” next season for another round of Donald Trump impersonations. “Yea, we’re going to fit that in. I think people have enjoyed it,” said Baldwin, who was in New York City on Monday to promote is new movie “Blind.” Baldwin’s take on the 45th President of the United States was only meant to last for the duration of the presidential election, but after Trump’s victory, Baldwin stuck around for more cold open sketches during the president’s first 100 days. Baldwin »


- Jeremy Fuster

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Fox News Dominates Cable Ratings for 4th Consecutive Quarter

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Fox News continues its reign, becoming the most watched basic cable network for four consecutive quarters. The network’s commanding second-quarter ratings also crushed their direct competitors MSNBC and CNN, marking 62 consecutive quarters as the highest-rated cable news channel in total viewers, according to Nielsen Media Research. Fnc also reached No. 1 among basic cable networks in both primetime and total day, ahead of TNT and Nickelodeon. That’s four consecutive quarters as the most-watched basic cable network in both categories. Also Read: Sean Hannity on Seth Rich Conspiracy: 'My Investigation Continues' Fnc was up double-digits in the second quarter of 2017, compared to the same. »


- Meriah Doty

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Ratings: ‘American Ninja Warrior’ Bests ‘The Bachelorette’ for NBC Win

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American Ninja Warrior” led NBC to a win Monday night, besting ABC and “The Bachelorette” as well as Fox and “So You Think You Can Dance.” NBC’s agility competition averaged a 1.5 rating in the advertiser-coveted 18-49 demo and 6 million total viewers in its airing from 8-10 p.m. NBC tied with ABC for first in ratings with a 1.3, but was first in total viewers with 5.3 million viewers. Aside from “American Ninja Warrior,” its airing of “Spartan: Ultimate Team Challenge” in the 10 p.m. hour garnered a 1.1 rating and 3.9 million viewers. Also Read: Ratings: NBC Tops ABC on »


- Linda Ge

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Pregnant Serena Williams Goes Nude for Vanity Fair, Twitter Responds

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Tennis superstar and world’s greatest athlete Serena Williams graces the cover of August’s Vanity Fair naked and pregnant. Of course, people are responding. Williams and the magazine tweeted out the cover, photographed by Annie Leibovitz, Tuesday morning, asking Twitter whether they think it’s a boy or a girl. She is set to have a baby with her fiance, co-founder of Reddit, Alexis Ohanian. Check out my Vanity Fair Cover. Question- what do u guys think boy or girl? I'm waiting to find out but would love to hear your thoughts. pic.twitter.com/Nnq4VKCu8N — Serena Williams »


- Carli Velocci

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Damon Lindelof Promises Justin Theroux Will Get Naked if ‘The Leftovers’ Gets Emmy Nominations

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Damon Lindelof, one of the creators of HBO’s “The Leftovers,” will do anything to get an Emmy nomination. He’ll have star Justin Theroux do anything, at least. Also Read: 'The Leftovers' Creator Damon Lindelof Encourages You Not to Binge TV Shows In a series of Instagram posts Monday night, Lindelof took a fresh approach in convincing Emmy voters to nominate “The Leftovers.” “Nominate Theroux and the sweatpants go away,” the “Lost” co-creator wrote above a sweaty, shirtless Theroux. The “For your consideration” period this year has had a few unconventional ploys to lure Emmy voters — like real-life handmaids from Hulu walking. »


- Ashley Boucher

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CNN Claps Back at Trump Over Ratings Diss

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Donald Trump took to Twitter on Tuesday morning to attack CNN following the network’s retraction of a story about one of the president’s former staffers, which led to the resignation of three of its reporters. Trump has a history of attacking media outlets he deems “fake news,” with CNN being one of his most common targets. He has also used TV ratings as an attack topic against his opponents, as he did against Arnold Schwarzenegger during his run as host of “Celebrity Apprentice.” Tuesday morning was no different, as Trump criticized the network for its “phony Russian stories” and said that its ratings. »


- Jeremy Fuster

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Seth Meyers Slams Trump for Getting ‘Trolled’ by Obama (Video)

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On Monday night’s episode of “Late Night,” Seth Meyers called out President Donald Trump for getting “trolled” by former President Barack Obama. In his “Closer Look” segment, Meyers laid out the latest on the Gop-backed health care bill, which included Trump admitting that he did call it “mean,” after hearing Obama call it that. “Obama trolled you! You’re so easy,” he exclaimed. The bill draft, which has been worked on behind closed doors, was finally released. A report by the Congressional Budget Office also came out, saying that over 22 million Americans would be uninsured over 10 years if the bill passed. »


- Carli Velocci

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Katy Perry Vacations With Pharrell Williams in ‘Feels’ Music Video

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Calvin Harris is back at it again with another song of the summer, and the music video is giving us major “Feels.” Katy Perry, Pharrell Williams and Big Sean all lend their voices to “Feels,” Harris’ latest track from his album “Funk Wav Bounces Vol. 1,” which comes out this Friday. Also Read: Calvin Harris Thanks Taylor Swift for Co-Writing His Hit Song After Calling Her Out Over It In the video, the four music stars are dressed in vacation-wear on a set complete with palm trees, sand and tropical animals like a parrot, turtle and monkey. Perry lounges in a field, »


- Ashley Boucher

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Jimmy Fallon Challenges Pharrell to a Song-Naming Battle (Video)

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Pharrell Williams tested his pop music Iq against Jimmy Fallon with a “Name That Song Challenge” on Monday’s “The Tonight Show.” The challenge was simple: Fallon and Williams would both hear a song picked by The Roots, which would start with a single instrument and then build to include the entire band. First person to buzz in gets to guess, and the first to guess four correct wins. Also Read: Ashton Kutcher, Jimmy Fallon Nearly Puke Playing 'Secret Ingredient' (Video) Fallon pulled out to an early lead with correct guesses of A-Ha’s “Take on Me” and Oasis’ “Wonder Wall, »


- Jeremy Fuster

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Google Slapped With $2.7 Billion Fine in Europe Over Online Searches

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Alphabet Inc. — the parent company of multifaceted tech giant Google — has been hit with a massive €2.4 billion ($2.7 billion) fine by the European Union’s antitrust regulator for favoring its own shopping service over competitors in search results. The penalty was more than double the previous record for an EU fine, when Intel was slapped with a €1.06 billion fine in 2009. “Google abused its market dominance as a search engine by promoting its own comparison shopping service in its search results, and demoting those of competitors,” said Margrethe Vestager, the EU’s antitrust chief. “What Google has done is illegal under EU antitrust. »


- Sean Burch

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CNN Producer Says Trump-Russia Story ‘Mostly Bulls— Right Now’ in Leaked Undercover Video

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A right-leaning government watchdog group, led by conservative firebrand James O’Keefe, released an undercover video on Tuesday showing a CNN producer criticizing the network’s coverage of President Trump’s ties to Russia. In the nearly nine-minute-long video, an associate from O’Keefe’s Project Veritas is seen asking John Bonifield, a supervising producer in the CNN Medical Unit, if the network’s coverage of the Russia investigation is “bulls—.” “Could be bulls—,” the man responds. “I mean, it’s most bulls— right now. Like we don’t have any giant proof.” Also Read: Three CNN Employees Resign Over »


- Nigel M. Smith

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Serena Williams Shuts Down John McEnroe for Comparing Her to Male Players

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Serena Williams delivered an overhead smash after retired tennis great John McEnroe’s weekend interview claiming that she’d only “rank like 700 in the world” if she competed against men. In a series of tweets on Tuesday, Williams responded to McEnroe’s weekend interview with NPR in which he praised her as the “best female player ever — no question,” but added that “if she played the men’s circuit she’d be like 700 in the world.” “Dear John, I adore and respect you but please please keep me out of your statements that are not factually based,” tweeted Williams, who is pregnant with. »


- Thom Geier

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Stephen Colbert Returns From Russia With a Mock Apology for Trump (Video)

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Stephen Colbert returned to Monday’s “Late Show” after a surprise trip to Russia with a lacerating apology for President Donald Trump, whom he’s been ridiculing relentlessly on his CBS program. A day after Colbert’s return from St. Petersburg, where the comedian filmed footage for upcoming sketches, Trump took to Twitter to accuse former President Barack Obama of failing to act despite knowing about Russia meddling in the U.S. election. “The real story is that President Obama did Nothing after being informed in August about Russian meddling,” Trump tweeted on Monday. “With 4 months looking at Russia…under a magnifying glass, »


- Nigel M. Smith

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‘Son of Sam’ Murders Explored in Smithsonian Channel’s ‘The Lost Tapes’ (Exclusive Video)

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The Smithsonian Channel has unearthed some rarely seen footage surrounding the murders of serial killer Son of Sam as part of the last installment in “The Lost Tapes” series. Set to premiere on Sunday, July 30 at 9 p.m., “The Lost Tapes: Son of Sam” will tell the story of the New York City murderer David Berkowitz using no interviews or recreations. The hour-long documentary solely uses media reports and home videos from the time, including contemporary press coverage of the murders and interviews from people who knew Berkowitz. The doc is timed to the 40th anniversary of Berkowitz’s killing spree, »


- Reid Nakamura

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Trump Renews Attack on ‘Fake News’ CNN After Retracted Russia Story

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President Donald Trump renewed his criticism of CNN as “fake news” on Tuesday, following the resignation of three network staffers for a retracted story that attempted to link the president’s associates to Russia. “Wow, CNN had to retract big story on ‘Russia,’ with 3 employees forced to resign,” Trump tweeted. “What about all the other phony stories they do? Fake News!” The president capped follows social media response with a retweet of a meme that rejiggered the news network’s logo as Fnn, for “Fake News Network.” Also Read: Three CNN Employees Resign Over Retracted Story on Russia Ties He followed by repeating unconfirmed. »


- Thom Geier

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‘The Keeping Hours’ Review: Carrie Coon and Lee Pace Grieve, Repetitively

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As “The Keeping Hours” begins, seven years have passed since the death of Mark (Lee Pace) and Elizabeth’s (Carrie Coon) child. Six years have passed since the once-happy couple split. These are unpleasant anniversaries, which doesn’t make them any less difficult to remember, or to forget. In the interim, Elizabeth has done what she could to move forward: She buried herself in writing a book, detailing her experiences with death and rebirth. On the other side, she found a new husband, two children, and a white picket fence. Her picturesque vision of adulthood has remained intact. Conversely, Mark has slipped into. »


- Sam Fragoso

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