President Barack Obama recently apologized to citizens who weren't happy with Obamacare, but there's one very important person her forgot to say sorry to.
The woman who lent her face to the Affordable Care Act's website!
It's not exactly a secret that the site has had its fair share of technical problems, and when frustrated users had nowhere to point the blame, they decided to take their anger out on the mystery woman who was featured on the home page!
Well Adriana (who chose to not reveal her last name) is now speaking out about the backlash she endured and says she was the victim of some nasty cyberbullying!
It's not exactly a secret that some people aren't the biggest fans of the Affordable Care Act. Heck, even Carrie Underwood and Brad Paisley couldn't help but poke fun at Obamacare at the CMA Awards!
Well President Barack Obama has heard the people's frustrations, and he's totally sorry about it!
Aside from the buggy website, one of the biggest complaints towards Obamacare is that some Americans are at risk of losing
What a refreshing first step in the right direction!
Today the U.S. Senate passed the Employment Non-Discrimination Act, a law which outlaw LGBT discrimination against individuals in the workplace!
This has the makings of a landmark civil rights moment and it could potentially changes the lives of millions for the better, but it's still far too early to celebrate this as a victory.
ENDA passing in the Senate is a HUGE deal, in order for it to become federal law the bill must also be passed by in the House of Representatives.
Republican House Speaker John Boehner has already said he opposes the law and it's very possible he may not even allow a vote.
Yes, this is the same John Boehner who recently orchestrated the catastrophic government shutdown.
President Barack Obama cast support for the bill today on Twitter.
The "s" in Illinois may be silent, but it's freedom loving people are not!
Thanks to a recent march on the State Capitol by its freedom loving citizens, Illinois will become the 15th state in the Union to have legalized same-sex marriages!
The state Senate passed the wonderfully awesome marriage equality bill earlier this afternoon and it's is expected to be signed into law by Governor Pat Quinn soon!
Rep. Ann Williams voted to support the measure. She explained her decision:
Officials are now reporting that the suspect involved in the shooting that took place at LAX earlier this morning has been taken into custody.
LAX confirmed this moments ago on Twitter, saying:
A ground stop has been put into place, meaning no flights are going in or coming out and law enforcement is currently blocking roadways into the airport.
Passengers have been being evacuated by bus for the past hour or so.
The White House has confirmed that President Barack Obama is currently being briefed on the shooting.
TSA spokesman Nico Melendez also confirmed that one TSA officer was shot, but he was not able to provide any further detail on the identity of the officer or the extent of the injury.
[Image via Twitter.]
There's nothing cuter than a bunch of well-behaved kids having fun and trick-or-treating on Halloween — unless, of course, you have the President in a fall sweater passing out the treats to them alongside his fabulous wife!!
That's right, President Obama and Michelle spent the evening passing out adorable things to adorable kids!
The White House was even completely decorated, including new lighting and a yard full of zombie hands!!
If the pics (above) aren't enough for you… well, you're in luck! Because we totes have a video of the whole lot of festivities (below)!
Now THAT'S how you do Halloween!!
Hope everyone had fun last night!!
[Image via AP Images, Inserts via Twitter.]
Kanye West should really become a professional radio interviewee!
He reveals some of the most inneresting pearls of wisdom and topical pieces of information mixed in with the occasional rant whenever he does them, and we really can’t get enough of what he has to say!
On Tuesday morning 'Ye dropped by Ryan Seacrest, where he dedicated a decent amount of time to pitching fiancé Kim Kardashian as the ideal Vogue cover girl.
He explained the situation, then picked apart its flaws for enthralled listeners, saying: