In Alcorn's email to fellow Democrats, she wrote, "Unlike this privileged candidate, as a child, my family was under constant threat of attack by the KKK and other white supremacists. For a candidate of my party to attack volunteers, calling them racist, including myself, when we are working our tails off to encourage voter participation by people of all color and ethnicities is something I can not tolerate." … [Read more...] about Greene County Democratic chairwoman resigns, alleging ‘harassment and intimidation’ from Leslie Cockburn congressional campaign
"I hope next year we can do more funnier stuff instead of a lot of political stuff this year, which we had to," Jones said. "There was so much stuff that was happening, there was no way that our show, with the responsibility that we have, [could not] cover that stuff. It was just too important. … [Read more...] about Comedian Leslie Jones: ‘SNL’ Needs Fewer Trump Jokes
“I didn’t know how to react. I made even more of a look to my friend because I knew I needed to be out of that situation.” … [Read more...] about John Leslie arrives at court to face charges claims he ‘stuck his hands down woman’s trousers’ during hen-do at Edinburgh nightclub
This came after Jones faced abuse on Twitter that led to her temporarily quitting the social media platform. She eventually returned, and her tweets about the Olympics earned her a job covering them in Rio for NBC. … [Read more...] about Dept. of Homeland Security Investigating Leslie Jones Hack
“They called her an exemplary prisoner where she’s helped the other inmates,” her attorney Richard Pfeiffer told GMA in a Friday report. “She’s tutored them. She herself is under a master’s degree in the last two years.” … [Read more...] about Will Manson Follower Leslie Van Houten Actually be Freed?