Ellen DeGeneres, George W. Bush, and the death of uncritical niceness

VoxOn Sunday, Ellen DeGeneres spent her afternoon in a luxury box at a football game in Texas, watching the Dallas Cowboys play the Green Bay Packers and laughing cheerfully next to former president George W. Bush. The TV cameras panned over the pair ...

October 9th 2019


Dear Ellen: The Problem With George W. Bush Is Not His Beliefs — It's His War Crimes

The InterceptOn Tuesday, talk show host Ellen DeGeneres told her audience that she is “friends with George Bush,” after images of her laughing with the 43rd president at a Dallas Cowboys game also went viral. In an extended monologue, she explained that she is ...

October 9th 2019


Ellen DeGeneres explains friendship with George W. Bush: "We're all different ... that's OK"

CBS NewsEllen DeGeneres was spotted laughing it up with a former president at a Cowboys game Sunday, but the celebrity sighting received some negative attention. That's because the former president was George W. Bush — a Republican president with political ...

October 9th 2019


Ellen DeGeneres, George W. Bush, and the Limits of Unconditional Kindness

Vanity FairEllen has been a towering presence on the talk show scene for a reason; for millions of viewers across America, DeGeneres and her show's sparkling set represent a sunny alternate reality—one in which everyone is fun and nice and happy to dance and play ...

October 8th 2019


Ellen DeGeneres explains hanging out with her friend George W. Bush

CNN(CNN) Ellen DeGeneres will not be Twitter-shamed for who she spends time with. The daytime-talk-show-host-turned-media-mogul used the platform late Monday night to discuss hanging out with former President George W. Bush this weekend at a Dallas ...

October 8th 2019