Tag Archives: President of the United States

The New Republic: Opinion- Hanif Willis-Abdurraqif- America’s Most Electable Fictional Presidents

Source: This piece was originally posted at The Daily Review Hey, what do you know. The New Republic with an article not only worth sharing, but commenting on and blogging about all in one. Maybe they’re partially only dead and … Continue reading

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HKL Films: Wag The Dog 1997- A Movie About a Real Made Up Presidential Scandal

This post was originally posted at FRS Daily Press The late 1990s was a crazy and fascinating time for many reasons politically and other things and also one of the best periods for Hollywood as far as making movies. Some … Continue reading

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Striker 1909: Jeff Bridges With the Final Speech From The Contender

  Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat Great speech from The Contender by Jeff Bridges who played the President in this movie. Not a very realistic scene as far as how they put the U.S. House chamber … Continue reading

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Jaimelyn Gray: President Andrew Shepard’s Speech- From The American President

Source: This piece was originally posted at The New Democrat Just to be serious for a minute and perhaps only a minute. I was with President Shepard the whole time during this speech, except for the part about the guns. When … Continue reading

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Movie Clips: The American President, 1995- A Movie About Romance and Hardball Politics

Source: This piece was originally posted at FRS Daily Press If you’re someone whose a political junky such as myself and you love watching political movies and political documentaries, than The American President is a very good movie. Because it’s about … Continue reading

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William Shanley: Jimmy Carter Discusses His Presidency With William Shanley, February 1983

This post was originally posted at The New Democrat I’m not going to try to make the case that Jimmy Carter was a great president, or one of our best president’s, because he clearly wasn’t. I have a lot of … Continue reading

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Associated Press: USA Elects Sigourney Weaver to Political Show

Source: This piece was originally posted at FRS Daily Press: Associated Press: USA Elects Sigourney Weaver to Political Show I saw the premier of the new USA mini series Political Animals last Sunday night and I liked the show. Much … Continue reading

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