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Biden's new presidential Twitter account follows just 12 people: Members of his White House and Chrissy Teigen

A composite image of Chrissy Teigen and President Joe Biden. Getty/Getty Biden's new official presidential Twitter account follows just 12 other profiles.  The accounts @POTUS follows are all White House figures, except celebrity Chrissy Teigen.  Teigen asked Biden for a follow on Wednesday, saying she had been blocked by Trump since 2017. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. President Joe Biden took over the official presidential Twitter account, @POTUS, on Wednesday, and c...
Tags: Twitter, Politics, Entertainment, White House, Los Angeles, Trends, Joe Biden, Washington Dc, News UK, John Legend, Chrissy Teigen, Biden, Donald Trump, Nina Simone, Trump, Hollywood California

The Only Thing Better Than Today’s Inauguration Are These 5 TikToks ABOUT The Inauguration

While history was being made - dank content was being created. TRUMP IS FINALLY GONE!! WOOOOOO!!!!! Today has been a ✨beautiful ✨day: our country woke up and was serenaded by Lady Gaga and Jennifer Lopez. THEN it finally happened: Joe Biden became our President and Kamala Harris became the first female, Black, and South Asian Vice President (!!!). The speeches were eloquent, thoughtful, and inspiring... which should’ve been standard at this point, but after four years of sloppy spe...
Tags: Senate, White House, America, Joe Biden, Humor, Jennifer Lopez, Lady Gaga, Donald Trump, Kamala Harris, Trump, Isaiah Washington, Amanda Gorman, Luis Cervantes, Kat Curtis, Boman Martinez Reid

Corporate America is pausing its financial support for the 147 GOP lawmakers who challenged Biden's victory. Here are all the S&P 500 companies who gave them money - and then stopped.

Erin Schaff/Getty Images S&P 500 companies gave $23 million to the 147 GOP lawmakers who contested Electoral College results. After GOP efforts to overturn Biden's victory led to violence, some companies paused their support. Here's a list of how much each corporate PAC had given and whether they've paused contributions. Visit Business Insider's homepage for more stories. On January 6, Congress convened a joint session to formally certify President Joseph Biden's Electoral College victory...
Tags: Energy, Transportation, Real Estate, Politics, News, Enterprise, Media, Entertainment, Congress, Finance, Senate, White House, Advertising, US, America, Trends

Daily Podcast: Reacting to Joe Biden’s Presidential Inauguration

On the January 20, 2021 episode of /Film Daily, /Film senior writer Ben Pearson is joined by /Film managing editor Jacob Hall , weekend editor Brad Oman , and writers Hoai-Tran Bui and Chris Evangelista to talk about the presidential inauguration. Opening Banter :    In the News: Joe Biden is officially the President of the United States, and we’ll be back tomorrow!   Other Articles Mentioned: Amanda Gorman’s Tweet   All the other stuff you need to know: You can ...
Tags: Movies, Joe Biden, United States, Ben Pearson, Jacob Hall, Hoai Tran Bui, Chris Evangelista, Film Daily Podcast, Brad Oman, Sam Hume, Amanda Gorman

15 facts about the White House, the nation’s most famous home

The White House is arguably one of the world's most famous homes, but how much do people know about it? Here are 15 facts about its history.
Tags: White House, Lifestyle, Joe Biden, Radio, Washington Dc, The White House, Kamala Harris, Inauguration Day, US Capital, Famous Residences

As DC readies for new president, agents predict a strong spring

Agents in the D.C. area say the turnover that occurs with a presidential transition is more understated than most people might initially think, but the dawn of a new administration is already bringing hopeful energy to a city that's seen a lot of turmoil in recent months.
Tags: Politics, Lifestyle, Joe Biden, Analysis, Radio, Agent, The White House, Capitol Hill, Chevy Chase, Georgetown, Loudoun County, Kalorama, Markets & Economy, Select, Rental Market, Washington D.c

Vacation booking platform Vrbo to block new Washington, D.C., reservations

The move comes amid the specter of violence during the inauguration of President-Elect Joe Biden. Airbnb also previously said it would block reservations and cancel existing ones in the area.
Tags: Travel, Politics, Washington, Joe Biden, Radio, Washington Dc, Capital, Airbnb, Biden, Donald Trump, Rentals, Expedia, Vrbo, Industry News, Trump, Capitol

Trump is reportedly furious that A-listers like Lady Gaga and Tom Hanks are performing at Biden's inauguration

Volunteers take the places of U.S. President-elect Joe Biden and Dr. Jill Biden in an inauguration rehearsal at the Capitol, in Washington, U.S., January 15, 2021. Joshua Roberts/Reuters President Trump is furious that top A-list celebrities are performing at Biden's inaugural, the Washington Post reports.  Tom Hanks is hosting an inaugural special on Wednesday featuring Lady Gaga, Jennifer Lopez, Justin Timberlake, and more.  Dozens of top singers and celebrities refused to perform at Tru...
Tags: Politics, Hollywood, Entertainment, Washington Post, Washington, Amy Schumer, Trends, Joe Biden, Tom Hanks, Elton John, Billy Joel, Scarlett Johansson, Lady Gaga, Cher, Biden, Donald Trump

Community meetings in the San Fernando Valley, Jan. 18-25

  Uly Aquino, of Granada Hills, plays basketball at Holleigh Bernson Memorial Park in Porter Ranch on Friday, October 16, 2020. (Photo by Sarah Reingewirtz, Los Angeles Daily News/SCNG)     Community meetings bring people together for exchange of ideas and memorable shared experiences plus the potential for positive personal, change and community enrichment. Wings Over Wendy’s: Veterans of all services and their supporters meet online on Zoom. Meet and greet, 8:30 a.m., followed by meeting,...
Tags: Art, Facebook, Books, Gardening, UK, Movies, California, Los Angeles, Events, Sport, Joe Biden, Nasa, Things To Do, Soccer, Veterans, Community

What the U.S. Searched for in 2020

Source: Statista2020 has been an intense year and it also shows in the most common search terms in the U.S., revealed by Google. The coronavirus pandemic, the presidential elections and the Black Lives Matter protests dominated headlines and search requests. The coronavirus was the subject of three out of the top five most common search terms and had cash-strapped Americans look for ways to get their hands on stimulus checks and tax refunds. The elections had people asking Google why Nevada w...
Tags: Google, Infographic, Joe Biden, Search, Radio, 2020, Nevada, Kansas City, Black Lives Matter, Kamala Harris, Statista, General Interest, David Blake George Floyd, Cardi B Song

Biden's inauguration day will be unlike any other in history. Here's what to expect.

Vice President-elect Kamala Harris (L) looks on as U.S. President-elect Joe Biden (R) delivers remarks on January 08, 2021 in Wilmington, Delaware. Chip Somodevilla/Getty Images President-elect Joe Biden and Vice President-elect Kamala Harris will be sworn into office in front of the US Capitol around 12 p.m. on January 20. Celebrities Lady Gaga and Jennifer Lopez will perform at the ceremony, Biden's inaugural committee announced on Thursday. Biden and Harris will then speak to the nation...
Tags: Politics, News, Entertainment, America, Trends, Joe Biden, Tom Hanks, Fox, Washington Dc, Jennifer Lopez, National Mall, Lady Gaga, Demi Lovato, Biden, Msnbc, Donald Trump

‘Avengers: Endgame’ Almost Had Another Actor Play Old Captain America

At the end of Avengers: Endgame, Steve Rogers, AKA Captain America, AKA Chris Evans, travels back in time and then shows up in the present as an old man. It’s clearly Evans playing the older Cap, but the trickery involved was so impressive that it left some viewers wondering how the film pulled it off. Make-up? Digital trickery? A stand-in? In truth, the film used all three of those methods – there was an older actor used as a stand-in, Evans wore some make-up, and digital effects blended it al...
Tags: Movies, Disney, America, Joe Biden, David Cronenberg, Sequels, Evans, George Clooney, Marvel Studios, Chris-Evans, Chris, Cap, Steve Rogers, Anthony Mackie, Mackie, Comic Book/Superhero

Inauguration Special ‘Celebrating America’ Will Be Hosted by America’s Dad, Tom Hanks

It’s been a very long four years, but Donald Trump’s days as President of the United States are almost over – and thank heavens for that. On January 20, Joe Biden will be sworn in as the 46th President of the United States, but Biden’s inauguration is guaranteed to be different from those of his predecessors. For one thing, we’re still in the midst of a deadly pandemic. For another, there are alarming talks of potential threats following last week’s Capitol riots. In short, while we may be turn...
Tags: Television, Movies, America, Joe Biden, Tom-Hanks, United States, Biden, Msnbc, Donald Trump, Kamala Harris, Capitol, Phillips, Tony Allen, Hanks, Will Joe Biden, Presidential Inaugural Committee

Airbnb to block and cancel all DC reservations ahead of inauguration

Amid increased risk of riots and violence, Airbnb will block and cancel all reservations in Washington, D.C., during the week of Joe Biden's inauguration.
Tags: Washington, Joe Biden, Radio

2021 market will still be hot, but challenges lie ahead: HomeLight

Over 1,000 HomeLight agents recently surveyed by the referral platform expressed optimism about a hot market in the year ahead but noted some challenges remain.
Tags: Storage, Privacy, Restaurants, Joe Biden, Data, Economy, Analysis, Radio, Migration, Agent, Vaccine, Yelp, Shower, Carpet, Home Value, National Association of Homebuilders

@properties fires real estate agent who ‘stormed the Capitol’

Libby Andrews, a real estate broker who worked in Chicago's Gold coast, acknowledged on social media that she took part in "storming the Capitol" Wednesday.
Tags: Joe Biden, Chicago, Radio, Agent, Donald Trump, Properties, Riot, Industry News, Trump, Capitol, Select, Washington D.c, Insurrection, Certify The Vote, Libby Andrews, Storm the Capitol

Amazon-owned Twitch has blocked Trump from streaming after the 'shocking attack on the Capitol'

Pro-Trump rioters broke into the US Capitol on Wednesday. Saul Loeb/AFP via Getty Images Twitch has disabled President Trump's official account from streaming, the company said on Thursday.  Twitch, which is owned by Amazon, is the latest in a string of tech companies that have announced censures to Trump's use in the wake of the siege on the US Capitol on Wednesday afternoon. "In light of yesterday's shocking attack on the Capitol, we have disabled President Trump's Twitch channel," the c...
Tags: Amazon, Facebook, Entertainment, Senate, US, Trends, Social Media, Joe Biden, Washington Dc, House, Ban, Donald Trump, Twitch, Riot, Disable, Trump

NAR President: DC riot ‘shocking,’ an ‘assault’ on democracy

Charlie Oppler slammed riots Wednesday that saw a mob overrun the US Capitol Building. National Multifamily Housing Council President Doug Bibby also called the incidents "abhorrent."
Tags: Politics, Washington, US, Joe Biden, Radio, Washington Dc, Mitt Romney, Biden, Donald Trump, Industry News, Trump, Mike Pence, NAR, National Association of Realtors, Liz Cheney, Doug Bibby

Joe Scarborough drops F-bomb on MSNBC during impassioned segment on the Capitol Police

By Brian Steinberg | Variety “Morning Joe” served up something other than coffee chatter Thursday A.M. Joe Scarborough in the opening 15 minutes of the MSNBC program accused Capitol Police of opening “the f–ing doors” for insurrectionists during Wednesday’s invasion of Congress’ home base, a sign of how shocking the development has been to even the people charged with delivering news and commentary about it. An audibly upset Scarborough suggested Capitol Police have in the past relied on stronge...
Tags: Politics, Celebrities, Rachel Maddow, News, Congress, Washington, Nbc News, Sport, Joe Biden, Cnn, Things To Do, Soccer, Federal Communications Commission, Scarborough, Biden, Msnbc

What Georgia’s election results could mean for US housing policy

Rev. Raphael Warnock's and Jon Ossoff's elections have tipped the scales in President-Elect Joe Biden's favor. What does it mean for the future of his policies?
Tags: US, Georgia, Regulations, Joe Biden, Radio, Economic policy, Donald Trump, Markets & Economy, Select, Jon Ossoff, Rev Raphael Warnock, 2020 Presidential Election, Housing Policy, Coronavirus, CARES Act, Stimulus Checks

Morning Docket: 01.04.21

* Microsoft has asked that a lawsuit involving XBox controllers be submitted to arbitration. Would be amazing if they settled this matter with a videogame battle... [Videogame Chronicle] * A pro-Trump lawyer is in hot water for seemingly suggesting that Vice President Mike Pence should be executed by firing squad. [Business Insider] * Joe Biden has named a top lawyer for Facebook to the White House Staff Secretary position. [Vox] * A federal appeals court has dismissed an election lawsuit f...
Tags: Facebook, Supreme Court, Microsoft, Law, White House, Joe Biden, Xbox, Trump, Mike Pence, Morning Docket, Vice President Mike Pence, White House Staff Secretary, Videogame Chronicle, NBC News -RSB- A Supreme Court

President Jimmy Carter’s musical connection to Bob Dylan, Willie Nelson and more fuels documentary

America has Georgia on its mind politically in a way that it hasn’t since Jimmy Carter was president in the 1970s. So perhaps it’s fitting that Carter, 96, is also returning to the spotlight with the television debut of a director Mary Wharton’s documentary, “ Jimmy Carter: Rock & Roll President,” on CNN on January 3 rd .  The documentary, which won Best Picture at the Los Angeles Film Awards in August, recounts some of Carter’s biography and a bit of his political ups and downs in the W...
Tags: Florida, Bruce Springsteen, Movies, White House, NFL, America, Georgia, Reagan, Sport, Joe Biden, Iran, Cnn, Netflix, Things To Do, Soccer, Bob Dylan

New to Stream: Peacock January 2021 Movie & TV Titles Announced

New to Stream: Peacock January 2021 Movie & TV Titles Announced The schedule for the movie and TV titles coming to NBCUniversal’s streaming service Peacock in January 2021 has been revealed, which you can view below! This includes the upcoming Peacock debut of the iconic sitcom The Office with all nine seasons set to be exclusively available on the streamer on January 1. RELATED: A.P. Bio Renewed for a Fourth Season at Peacock PB = PB || {}; PB.gp...
Tags: Chuck, TV, Movies, Nbc, White House, Office, Joe Biden, Idaho, Nbcuniversal, Showtime, TV News, Streaming, Dallas, Kevin Hart, Henry Rollins, Cuba

Eviction ban, rental assistance approved in $900B stimulus deal

The package — part of a $2.5 trillion spending bill — includes a one-month extension of the eviction moratorium, a $600 stimulus check and expanded unemployment benefits.
Tags: Regulations, Joe Biden, Radio, Donald Trump, Steve Mnuchin, Rental Assistance, Coronavirus, Stimulus Bill, Stimulus Checks, Eviction Moratorium, Unemployment Assistance

Everything that happened in 2020, the wildest year of our lives

This year had it all: A presidential election, a stock market crash and rebound, and the busiest summer and fall in memory — all amid an unprecedented global pandemic.
Tags: California, Cdc, Ipo, Virginia, New York City, Fire, Joe Biden, Analysis, Radio, Pope Francis, 2020, Commission, World Health Organization, Agent, Amy Klobuchar, Wildfire

Twitter Adds Disclaimer That Joe Biden Won Fair and Square On POTUS's Tweets

By Carly Tennes  Published: December 21st, 2020 
Tags: Joe Biden, Humor, Carly Tennes

Kristen Wiig Brings Back Some Favorites and Gets a Robe in a Satisfying ‘Saturday Night Live’ Christmas

Kristen Wiig closed out last season of Saturday Night Live with the final episode of season 45 that was remotely produced with the cast contributing sketches from their homes during the coronavirus pandemic. But she came back to close out 2020 the right way with the final episode of the year. Not only was it full of festive funniness, but it had some great original sketches on top of the return of a couple of Wiig’s favorite characters. Even musical guest Dua Lipa got in on one of the best sket...
Tags: Comedy, Television, Movies, Nbc, Joe Biden, Snl, Hulu, Mom, Kristen Wiig, Yang, Wiig, Dua Lipa, Saturday-Night-Live, TV Reviews, Featured Stories Sidebar, Alex Moffat

Jim Carrey Done Playing Joe Biden at ‘Saturday Night Live’

When Saturday Night Live returned for their 46th season, they kicked things off with a whopping six consecutive episodes from the beginning October through the first week of November. That’s because it was election season, and that’s when SNL does their best to lambast the political scene. To usher in this year’s satire with a splash, they brought in Jim Carrey to play Joe Biden. But obviously the series can’t keep a big name like Jim Carrey around as long as Joe Biden is president, and the act...
Tags: Comedy, Television, Movies, Nbc, Casting, White House, Joe Biden, Jim-Carrey, Snl, Woody Harrelson, Biden, Donald Trump, Jason Sudeikis, Alec Baldwin, Kristen Wiig, Trump

Former Obama adviser: Expect Biden to prioritize housing

Jim Parrott, a nonresident fellow at the Urban Institute, said housing is "not an abstraction" for the president-elect on Thursday during the National Association of Realtors' Real Estate Forecast Summit.
Tags: Obama, Housing, Regulations, Joe Biden, Radio, Biden, Freddie Mac, FHA, Urban Institute, NAR, Jared Bernstein, Fannie Mae, National Association of Realtors, Brian Deese, GSE, Jim Parrott

What the U.S. Searched for in 2020

Source: Statista2020 has been an intense year and it also shows in the most common search terms in the U.S., revealed by Google. The coronavirus pandemic, the presidential elections and the Black Lives Matter protests dominated headlines and search requests. The coronavirus was the subject of three out of the top five most common search terms and had cash-strapped Americans look for ways to get their hands on stimulus checks and tax refunds. The elections had people asking Google why Nevada w...
Tags: Google, Infographic, Joe Biden, Radio, Nevada, Kansas City, Black Lives Matter, Kamala Harris, Statista, General Interest, Searches, David Blake George Floyd, Cardi B Song

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