Culture&Arts

Podcast: Here's what it was like covering the Golden Globes blackout

Podcast: Here's what it was like covering the Golden Globes blackout

At the 2018 Golden Globes, stars, including Michelle Williams, Laura Dern, Meryl Streep and Emma Watson, will be accompanied by key activists from different fields, including the founder of the #MeToo movement.

She told E! News she wanted to see 50-50 by 20-20, 50 per cent male and female equality in Hollywood by the year 2020. We break down what's behind the polar temperatures that gripped the east coast over the weekend and the upcoming warm-up.

"I think one of the arguments for Oprah is 45", Pelosi said, referring to Trump in shorthand for the 45th president.

"In my career, what I've always tried my best to do, whether on television or through film, is to say something about how men and women really behave", she said as she began to wrap up.

She thanked a number of people who supported her during her entire career, then transitioned seamlessly to championing women.

The six-time lucky actor played Mildred, a grieving mother of a young woman whose rape-murder has gone unsolved in her small-town American community.

"A new day is on the horizon", Winfrey promised to those in the Globes room. It's on us to seek out, mentor, make space for, hire, celebrate those girls she mentioned.

Getty Images provides access to this publicly distributed image for editorial purposes and is not the
Podcast: Here's what it was like covering the Golden Globes blackout

Winfrey's feminist speech, which promised young women viewers that "a new day is on the horizon", stole the show at the January 7 awards ceremony, the Daily Mail notes.

Winfrey's speech immediately lit up Twitter with politicians, Hollywood figures, other prominent people and ordinary fans who expressed an appreciation for the speech, but also described a sense that Winfrey's words could help change the national conversation.

But the co-hosts aren't convinced Oprah wants to run for President, as the announcing her decision to run would "polarise the country", according columnist Meghan McCain.

Winfrey, in September and October, publicly dismissed the notion of seeking the nation's highest office, though she noted that Trump's victory made her rethink the requirements of the office.

The video is again going viral following Winfrey's blistering attack on sexual predators at the annual awards ceremony, where she received the Cecil B. DeMille award and praised the press for its coverage of the sexual harassment and abuse accusations levelled at a number of powerful men. Thoroughly impressed, she brought the senator onto her show in 2006. "I think one of the arguments against Oprah is 45".

"So, the speech, I guess I was a little taken aback in how - you could close your eyes and imagine that speech being given in Iowa, let's say, right?" "Oh!'" she said in March 2017, during an interview with David Rubenstein on Bloomberg. "We now know that this partisan fight has becomes a fierce battle for the soul of America", Steyer said.

"In 2011, I told some jokes about our current president at the White House Correspondent's Dinner", he said.

More news: Steve Wilks won't interview for Colts head coaching job


  • 'She would probably win': Expert backs Oprah's 2020 run

    In 2017 she confessed that her view of the presidency was evolving in the wake of Donald Trump's victory. While "Real Donald Trump " has more than 46 million followers, two-thirds have come since the election.
    FCB Financial Holdings Inc (FCB) CEO Kent S. Ellert Sells 21938 Shares

    FCB Financial Holdings Inc (FCB) CEO Kent S. Ellert Sells 21938 Shares

    The research group ranks the sentiment of news coverage by monitoring more than 20 million blog and news sources. Institutional investors and hedge funds have recently added to or reduced their stakes in the stock. (NYSE:FCB).
    Trump Boasts of 'Very Good Relationship' With North Korean Leader

    Trump Boasts of 'Very Good Relationship' With North Korean Leader

    It has, however, retained back-channel communications through the North's diplomatic mission at the United Nations in NY . They call each other " Rocket Man " and " Dotard ".
  • Trims Position in Pattern Energy Group Inc (NASDAQ:PEGI)

    The stock decreased 1.41% or $0.175 during the last trading session, reaching $12.225. 927,660 shares of the company traded hands. It is negative, as 46 investors sold MRK shares while 619 reduced holdings. 22 funds opened positions while 54 raised stakes.

    13 dead, several injured in southern California mudslides and heavy rain

    Montecito, a wealthy community northwest of Los Angeles , is also home to celebrities including Ellen DeGeneres and Rob Lowe. Then swipe left to see how deep the mud is in my backyard.
    Public funeral for Chloe and Aubrey Berry held today

    Public funeral for Chloe and Aubrey Berry held today

    The girl's father, Andrew Berry, has been charged with two counts of second-degree murder and remains in custody. The death of Chloe Berry, 6, and Aubrey Berry, 4, prompted an outpouring of grief from the community .
  • EPAM Systems (EPAM) Stock Rating Upgraded by Zacks Investment Research

    Cowen set a $115.00 price target on shares of EPAM Systems and gave the stock a "buy" rating in a report on Monday, December 11th. Over the last quarter, insiders have sold 229,154 shares of company stock valued at $22,580,185. (NYSE:EPAM) for 190 shares.

    CNH Industrial NV (CNHI) Downgraded by Zacks Investment Research

    J P Morgan Chase & Co reaffirmed an "underweight" rating on shares of CNH Industrial NV in a report on Wednesday, January 25th. Five investment analysts have rated the stock with a hold rating and seven have assigned a buy rating to the company's stock.

    Alexion Pharmaceuticals, Inc. (ALXN) Insider Trading: HANTSON LUDWIG sold 2553 Shares

    The total amount of shares outstanding is 223.21 million, giving the company a market capitalization of about 27.34 billion. Moreover, Heritage Investors Management Corp has 0.01% invested in the company for 74,878 shares. (NASDAQ:ALXN).
  • Palo Alto Networks, Inc. (PANW) -Important Detailed Discussion

    Hillsdale Investment Management Inc bought 302,600 shares as the company's stock declined 33.74% while stock markets rallied. The firm earned "Equal-Weight" rating on Wednesday, March 1 by Morgan Stanley. (NYSE: PANW ) rating on Friday, April 21.
    International Olympic Committee  'considering joint Korea hockey team'

    International Olympic Committee 'considering joint Korea hockey team'

    The women's ice hockey teams in the North and South aren't unfamiliar with each other. South Korea has qualified skaters in ice dance, men's singles and women's singles.
    Delta Air Lines Inc (NYSE:DAL) Stock Price Up as Sentiment Improves

    Delta Air Lines Inc (NYSE:DAL) Stock Price Up as Sentiment Improves

    The institutional investors in our partner's database reported: 589.14 million shares, down from 608.49 million shares in 2017Q2. The transportation company reported $0.96 EPS for the quarter, topping the Zacks' consensus estimate of $0.88 by $0.08.