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  1. Ari Emanuel Halts 'Fifty Shades of Grey' Meeting to Take President Obama's Call

    9:48 am 3/28/2012

    The WME chief had lunch with author E.L. James instead of waiting in his office for an anticipated call from the president. Did the first lady really enjoy the steamy novels, or was Obama joking? Read more

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  2. Glenn Beck Equates Tom Hanks' Pro-Obama Doc With Nazi Propaganda (Video)

    1:54 pm 3/26/2012

    "May you go the way of Oprah," the talk-radio host says about the actor after likening "The Road We've Traveled" to movies made by Leni Riefenstahl in 1930s Germany.Read more

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  3. Martin Sheen Backs Medicare in New Democratic Campaign Spot (Video)

    11:34 am 3/26/2012

    The "West Wing" actor packs a lot of facts in a video defending the health service from Republican cuts.Read more

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  4. The Trayvon Martin Case Stirs Hollywood, Splits the Media

    10:08 am 3/23/2012

    The murder of a 17-year-old African American boy in Florida has drawn national outrage, with various stars pushing for justice -- and media figures sometimes drawing scrutiny for their commentary.Read more

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  5. Tom Hanks Calls Blackface Video 'Hideously Offensive'

    10:19 am 3/21/2012

    The actor says he was "blindsided" during a fundraiser when he was joined onstage by a man dressed in blackface and an Afro wig.Read more

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  6. Racially-Tinged Tom Hanks Video Targeted By Conservatives (Video)

    4:39 pm 3/20/2012

    In the latest example of the right's war against Hollywood activists, the actor's appearance in a pro-Obama documentary is challenged.Read more

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  7. Bristol Palin Takes Shot at President Obama Over Bill Maher's Crude Comments About Her

    10:46 am 3/19/2012

    The former "Dancing With the Stars" contestant blogs about the lack of push back following the comedian's crude remarks.Read more

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  8. Robert De Niro to Host Star-Studded Obama Fundraiser in NYC (Exclusive)

    12:49 pm 3/16/2012

    The Academy Award-winning actor will join Michelle Obama at a $25,000-per-person reception in New York on March 19, THR has learned.Read more

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  9. Stars Turn Out for Obama Documentary Screening

    11:32 am 3/16/2012

    David Arquette, Melanie Griffith, Kal Penn, Longoria and others mingle with entertainment industry VIPs at an invitation-only screening in Beverly Hills.Read more

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  10. George Clooney Arrested in Sudan Embassy Protest

    8:31 am 3/16/2012

    UPDATED: The actor paid a $100 fine, then was released and joked with reporters after leaving the police station.Read more

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