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On Tuesday, the president's Secretary of Education pick Betsy DeVos was confirmed by the Senate — and she BARELY made the cut!
Mike Pence cast the deciding vote for her nomination in a historic tie-breaker. It was the first time in history the Vice President was called to break a tie on a cabinet nomination.
And for good reason…
The Amway heiress has been blasted by teachers' unions and public education advocates alike for her lack of teaching experience, her dismantling of the Michigan school system with disastrous results, and her belief that public schools should have guns to fight off grizzly bear attacks.
Needless to say, critics had a lot to say about DeVos' appointment — celebs like Stephen Colbert, Seth MacFarlane, Piers Morgan, and Fifth Harmony's Lauren Jauregui had some particularly scathing words for the new Education Secretary, Pence, and the cowardly Republican Congress!
See the strongest responses (below)!
Don't worry, James Corden fans — the new Carpool Karaoke series hasn't totally totaled its late night predecessor!
Last year, the Late Late Show host and co-creator Ben Winston sold the viral segment to Apple as a stand-alone series.
Carpool Karaoke, however, will still be able to rev its engine without roadblocking Corden's late night segment — as the longform version will see different kinds of entertainers behind the wheel!
Late Late showrunner Winston said that while the late night segment will still see Corden singing with recording artists, Apple's version will pair musicians with different comedians, talk show hosts, and other artists!
Winston explained at the 2017 Winter TCA Press Tour:
Hollywood is still reeling from the loss of one of its greatest icons.
On Sunday, Family Guy aired a touching tribute to Carrie Fisher, in the wake of her untimely passing last month. The Seth MacFarlane series opened its episode, Passenger Fatty-Seven, with a memorial card to the Star Wars alum.
The display featured a photo of the acclaimed actress, along with the words:
"In Loving Memory
You can take a look (below):
Hollywood is so heartbroken by this sad news.
See their solemn reactions (below):
There's nothing better than hearing your favorite stars come together to sing a classic Christmas song and thanks to Jimmy Fallon, we got just that!
On Tuesday night, Fallon was joined by Paul McCartney, The Roots, and the cast of the upcoming flick Sing to perform an a cappella version of Wonderful Christmastime!
Ch-ch-check out the AH-Mazing a cappella performance (above) and make sure you mark your calendars for December 21 when Sing hits theaters!
As always make sure you catch The Tonight Show weeknights at 11:35 p.m. EST on NBC!