TFW your boss isn’t helping mend the fence with your neighbor country
“We’re getting really bad dudes out of this country,” President Trump said Thursday at a White House meeting with business officials. “And it’s a military operation.” The problem? Trump’s Homeland Security Secretary John Kelly had just assured Mexican officials that the U.S. did not intend to involve the military in its deportation plans. White House spokesman Sean Spicer later said Trump used the word military “as an adjective,” describing the “precision” of the operations. Kelly and Secretary of State Rex Tillerson are in Mexico City to try and patch things up after Mexican officials voiced strong opposition to the tougher U.S. immigration policy announced Tuesday.
You don’t make it into the history books by simply saying, ‘I’d like to thank the Academy.’
The Academy Awards are Sunday, so you have a few days left to watch all the nominated films. Then, gobs of movie fans will tune into Hollywood’s biggest night with plenty of frantic tweets about the OMG moments. Don’t forget the speeches. From Halle Barry to Tom Hanks, great acceptance speeches range from inspirational to historic and funny. Sadly, not all of them are good. When they go on too long, cue the awkward “play-’em-off” music. Having a finger on that “button” is a rush. “You get drunk with power,” said producer Michael De Luca.
An Oscar statue is seen at the red carpet arrivals
Everyone looks flawlessly glamorous during the Oscars telecast, but behind the scenes, millions of dollars and thousands of hands are making sure the show goes off without a hitch.