John Oliver has made Mike Pence's rabbit the star of a gay children's book

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Mike Pence may have his fans, but John Oliver is most definitely not one of them. Not at all.

In the 20-minute rant above, Oliver breaks down some of the shadier aspects of the US Vice President’s past — including his continuing friendship with Dr James Dobson, an outspoken believer that “homosexuality is preventable and treatable”.

Oliver ties up the segment by talking about Pence’s upcoming children’s book featuring his pet rabbit, Marlon Bundo. Read more…

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Mike and Karen Pence 'took a seat' to protest North and South Korean unity of all things

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When North and South Korean athletes walked out together during the Pyeonchang Winter Olympics opening ceremony Friday, most people present cheered it as a sign of possible peace during a tumultuous time. 

But not Vice President Mike Pence.

Pence and his wife Karen were in attendance for the Parade of Nations as competing athletes of the world filed in. Athletes from North and South Korea entered together, wearing matching outfits and waving flags. The stadium erupted in cheers for the symbolic show of unity. 

As everyone stood, the Pences sat the whole thing out.

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Over 100 students walked out of a commencement speech in protest of VP Mike Pence

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Vice President Mike Pence‘s commencement address to the University of Notre Dame Class of 2017 didn’t go as smoothly as he probably would have liked it to, thanks to protesters who walked out as the vice president began his remarks. 

The protest, which was organized by the University of Notre Dame student activist coalition We StaND For, saw over 100 students walking out of the commencement ceremony on Sunday afternoon to a few boos and a few cheers. 

With 100+ participants #WalkoutND was a wonderful success. Thank you all for the support!

— We StaND For (@WeStandForND) May 21, 2017 Read more…

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Mike Pence wants an apology after the AP publishes second lady's email address

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Vice President Mike Pence’s email controversy is growing. 

Pence is demanding the Associated Press take down the private email address of his wife, Karen, after the AP published it, in a report detailing how the Pences used private email addresses to carry out official business for years when Mike Pence was the governor of Indiana. 

Mike Pence believes the AP owes his wife an apology. 

Last night the @AP published my wife’s private email address, violating her privacy and our security…

— Vice President Pence (@VP) March 4, 2017 Read more…

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