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    05/23/2016 3:17:23 PM PDT · by PROCON · 78 replies
    AP ^ | May 23, 2016
    LONDON (AP) -- Oscar-winning actress and activist Angelina Jolie has been appointed a visiting professor at one of Britain's most prestigious universities. The London School of Economics announced Monday that Jolie will be working with students studying for a master's degree in Women, Peace and Security.
  • ISIS is using rape as 'the centrepoint of their terror', Angelina Jolie tells Parliament

    09/08/2015 11:06:33 AM PDT · by The_Media_never_lie · 30 replies
    UK Daily Mail ^ | Sept 8 2015 | Matt Chorley
    Hollywood star Angelina Jolie today told the Houses of Parliament that ISIS is using rape as the 'centrepoint of their terror' as she warned of the destruction caused by sexual violence in conflict zones. The actress and human rights activist spoke of the harrowing moment she met girls as young as seven who had been brutally raped in war zones.
  • Angelina Jolie warns Islamic State using rape on unprecedented scale

    09/08/2015 2:44:06 PM PDT · by GilGil · 25 replies
    One America News ^ | 9/8/2015 | Kieran Guilbert
    Jolie, a special envoy of the UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) and active campaigner against the use of sexual violence in conflict, said Islamic State was using rape as a “policy” and urged a “very strong response”. Thousands of women and girls have been abducted, raped and sold into sexual slavery by Islamic State since the militant group declared a caliphate across swathes of Syria and Iraq last summer, according to the United Nations and rights groups.
  • Angelina Jolie begs world to do more during visit to Turkish camps filled with Syrians and Iraqis

    06/21/2015 4:44:39 AM PDT · by dennisw · 22 replies
    DailyMail ^ | 20 June 2015 | By Kelly Mclaughlin
    'There is an explosion of human suffering': Angelina Jolie begs the world to do more during visit to Turkish camps filled with Syrians and Iraqis who have fled war Angelina Jolie serves as a United Nations special envoy for refugees She visited a refugee camp in southeastern Turkey on Saturday, which is home to Syrians and Iraqis displaced by war This visit is the latest in a series of trips to Turkey as part of her work to bring attention to the plight of refugees This was Jolie's third visit to Turkey since 2011, when Syria conflict began Turkey hosts...
  • Angelina Jolie has ovaries, fallopian tubes removed to cut cancer risk

    03/24/2015 8:21:02 AM PDT · by TangledUpInBlue · 144 replies
    CNN ^ | 3/24 | Laura SMith Spark
    Two years after she underwent a double mastectomy to cut her cancer risk, actress and U.N. envoy Angelina Jolie has had surgery to remove her ovaries and fallopian tubes for the same reason, she wrote in The New York Times on Tuesday. Jolie, 39, carries a mutation of the BRCA1 gene, which sharply increases her risk of developing breast cancer and ovarian cancer. Her mother was diagnosed with the latter at age 49 and died seven years later. In her New York Times op-ed Tuesday, Jolie said she had been planning the latest preventive surgery for some time.
  • Report: Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt will meet with Pope Francis

    01/07/2015 6:31:12 PM PST · by NKP_Vet · 44 replies ^ | January 7, 2015 | FoxNews
    The King and Queen of Hollywood are set to meet another titled leader – the Pope, reports Us Weekly. The couple will reportedly visit the Vatican early this month for a “VIP meet-and-greet” with Pope Francis. Pitt grew up Baptist but told the Hollywood Reporter in 2012, “I don’t have a great relationship with religion. I oscillate between agnosticism and atheism.” But a friend tells the magazine that the glamorous couple “admire the Pope” and like his message of tolerance and non-judgement. In 2013 talking about homosexuality the Pope famously said, “If someone is gay and he searches for the...

    12/31/2014 5:55:40 AM PST · by Bratch · 21 replies
    Breitbart's Big Hollywood ^ | December 30, 2014 | John Nolte
    First things first: the reviews and social media claims arguing that director Angelina Jolie’s “Unbroken” somehow short shrifts the Christian faith or the Christianity of its subject are not just untrue, they are preposterous. This cinematic adaptation of the true story of Olympian and WWII Veteran Louis Zamperini has its flaws, but respect and reverence for the Zamperini’s Christian faith is not one of them. Quite the opposite. [...] “Unbroken” is the second devoutly Christian WWII film to enjoy a wide studio release in 2014. The first was “Fury,” an even better movie  starring Brad Pitt — Jolie’s husband.  “Fury” and...
  • Angelina Jolie’s daughter is “gender assigned” at 8 years old

    12/28/2014 12:18:17 PM PST · by SeekAndFind · 224 replies
    Hotair ^ | 12/28/2014 | Jazz Shaw
    Hollywood recently unveiled yet another of many feature films for the holiday season, this one the ambitious World War II era character study, Unbroken. It was directed by Angelina Jolie, and while I haven’t seen it yet, the topic looks fascinating. When it came time for the red carpet activities, though, Jolie’s family had to step in for her and do a quick turn for the cameras. Here’s one photo from the event, featuring husband Brad Pitt and several of their children.That’s a handsome group of fellows, isn’t it? But if you look a bit closer there’s a bit of...
  • Angelina Jolie Wins Christmas Day Box Office With Unbroken, Bests Into the Woods

    12/27/2014 11:10:06 AM PST · by max americana · 39 replies
    us weekly ^ | Dec 27, 2014 | madeline boardman
    Angelina Jolie Wins Christmas Day Box Office With Unbroken, Bests Into the Woods Celebrity News Dec. 26, 2014 AT 5:30PM By Madeline Boardman Merry Christmas, indeed! Angelina Jolie unwrapped a $15 million present on Thursday, Dec. 25, when her new movie Unbroken won the Christmas Day box office. The drama, which is Jolie's sophomore directorial effort, debuted in 3,131 theaters. An adaptation of Laura Hillenbrand's non-fiction book of the same name, Unbroken brought in $15.59 million to take the No. 1 spot at the domestic box office.
  • “Unbroken”: Angelina Jolie’s great (and boring) blow for Hollywood feminism

    12/27/2014 6:33:18 AM PST · by Cincinatus' Wife · 179 replies
    Salon ^ | December 26, 2014 | Andrew O'Hehir
    Let’s imagine, for a moment, that “Unbroken” had been directed by somebody who wasn’t Angelina Jolie. It easily could have been. This tale of wartime adventure and survival, adapted from Laura Hillenbrand’s nonfiction bestseller, definitely called for a big-name Hollywood director, but it would have been highly plausible – maybe more plausible – as a project for Ron Howard or Ridley Scott or Steven Spielberg or Clint Eastwood than as the second film for the star-turned-director best known as the female half of the world’s most famous celebrity couple. Would it be getting less attention if one of those guys...
  • Hollywood producer attacks Angelina Jolie as 'spoiled brat with rampaging ego'

    12/12/2014 8:15:40 AM PST · by TigerLikesRooster · 43 replies
    Telegraph ^ | 10 Dec 2014 | Nick Allen
    Hollywood producer attacks Angelina Jolie as 'spoiled brat with rampaging ego' In embarrassing emails leaked by Sony hackers Scott Rudin, producer of The Social Network and The Queen, claims the star's planned remake of Cleopatra will be an "ego bath" By Nick Allen, Los Angeles 8:14PM GMT 10 Dec 2014 An Oscar-winning Hollywood producer reportedly attacked Angelina Jolie as a "spoiled brat with a rampaging ego" in leaked emails. Scott Rudin, who produced films including The Social Network, Notes on a Scandal, Moneyball, and The Queen, made the comments in what appear to be a series of angry exchanges with...
  • Angelina Jolie’s new movie ‘Unbroken’ provokes Japanese outrage

    12/13/2014 5:00:31 AM PST · by Hostage · 106 replies
    TOKYO — Angelina Jolie’s new movie “Unbroken” has not been released in Japan yet, but it has already struck a nerve in a country still wrestling over its wartime past. The buzz on social networks and in online chatter is decidedly negative over the film, which depicts a U.S. Olympic runner who endures torture at a Japanese prisoner-of-war camp during World War II. Some people are calling for a boycott of the movie, although there is no release date in Japan yet. It hits theaters in the U.S. on Dec. 25. Others want the ban extended to Jolie, the director...
  • Angelina Jolie 'open' to entering politics [Because she has a 'responsibility']

    11/04/2014 10:03:17 AM PST · by SeekAndFind · 52 replies
    The Telegraph ^ | 11/4/2014 | Harriet Alexander
    Angelina Jolie has said she could consider a career in politics, describing herself as “open” to a life of diplomacy or public service. Jolie, who last month was made an honorary dame by the Queen for her campaigning work fighting sexual violence, has often been asked if she would consider swapping acting for politics. But in an interview for the December issue of Vanity Fair magazine, which goes on sale on November 11, she said that, for the first time, she was warming to the idea. “When you work as a humanitarian, you are conscious that politics have to be...
  • OH! Did you hear? Angelina Jolie is contemplating

    11/04/2014 3:22:03 AM PST · by thesligoduffyflynns · 44 replies
    not vanity | today | self
    Now wouldn't that be a kicker! Angelina Jolie the left of the far left wants to run for office! She's re-habbed her public persona quite well but deep down there is a lot of mystery to her especially about her addiction problems..... the way the nypost announced it as if she were going to be a major contender for 2016. no thanks.
  • Jon Voight Lashes Out Against Obama In Lengthy Televised Statement

    07/13/2014 1:48:01 PM PDT · by DFG · 38 replies
    The Hollywood Reporter ^ | 07/13/2014 | THR Staff
    The Oscar-winning actor aired grievances on Fox News, framing them as a message to the American public. "The Democrat party has become a very negative force," he said. In remarks framed as a message to the American public, actor Jon Voight emotionally aired his political grievances for several minutes in a televised statement on Saturday. Those grievances range from (but are not limited to) Benghazi, the IRS scandal, the "targeting" of conservative filmmaker Dinesh D'Souza, illegal immigration, the Hobby Lobby Supreme Court case, the treatment of war veterans, the chaos in Iraq and deep reservations about President Obama.
  • Angelina Jolie takes Richard Dawkins to task for saying we shouldn't teach children about Santa

    06/06/2014 5:49:10 PM PDT · by windcliff · 25 replies
    Daily Mail ^ | 6-6-14 | Sam Creighton
    As sparring partners go, a Hollywood actress and an evolutionary biologist would not appear to be a natural fit. However, Oscar-winner Angelina Jolie, 39, and controversial scientist Professor Richard Dawkins, 73, have found themselves inadvertently at loggerheads over whether children should be allowed to read fairytales. Miss Jolie, who plays an evil fairy godmother in her latest film Maleficent – a spin on the classic story of Sleeping Beauty – said fairytales play an important role in how she raises her six children, using ‘a little magic’ to impart important moral lessons. The other day, one of the kids lost...
  • Angelina Jolie stars in ‘Maleficent,’ a feminist-revisionist take on Sleeping Beauty

    05/29/2014 3:34:08 PM PDT · by BenLurkin · 18 replies
    WaPo ^ | Thursday, May 29, 3:23 PM | Ann Hornaday,
    Watching Jolie pose and smolder and glower is the chief attraction of “Maleficent,” which posits that the reason for Maleficent’s rage wasn’t being left out of a christening party for Aurora, but instead started years earlier, when she fell in love with the princess’s father, Philip. Propelled by passion, power and betrayal, this iteration of the fable — written by Linda Woolverton and based on stories by Charles Perrault and the Brothers Grimm — isn’t a lot of fun. (“I wish she had smiled more,” one tween viewer was overheard saying after a recent screening.) It’s dark and brooding and...
  • Tell A Lie A Hundred Times It Becomes The Truth

    04/03/2014 6:39:00 AM PDT · by Ravnagora · 10 replies
    Britic ^ | April 1, 2014 | William Dorich
    Angelina Jolie, is like the criminal in a low budget film who always returns to the scene of the crime. Jolie is shameless in returning to Bosnia after her propagandized rape movie entitled, In The Land of Blood and Honey—an irresponsible piece of film footage costing $50 million to produce that has failed miserably at the box office earning less then $5 million. Did she return to Srebrenica to mourn the dead or to rehabilitate her damaged career? Bringing with her William Hague, the British Secretary of State for Foreign and Commonwealth Affairs is like bringing a fox to a...
  • Angelina Jolie, UK’s Hague praise Bosnia for rape prevention in military training

    03/28/2014 10:58:51 AM PDT · by Loyalist · 2 replies
    Globe and Mail ^ | March 28, 2014 | Sabina Niksic
    Bosnia’s decision to include preventing sexual violence in military training is “groundbreaking” and should become the standard for U.N. peacekeeping missions, British Foreign Secretary William Hague and Angelina Jolie said Friday. “Warzone rape has been a taboo subject in all countries. You are helping to break down those taboos and redefining soldiering in the 21st century,” Jolie said as the two addressed a conference on sexual violence in war organized in Sarajevo by Bosnia’s Defence Ministry.
  • Melissa Etheridge: Angelina Jolie's Mastectomy Is "Fearful," Not "Brave"

    06/18/2013 4:22:21 PM PDT · by drewh · 70 replies
    US Weekly ^ | June 17, 2013 AT 6:00PM | Allison Takeda
    Angelina Jolie's decision to get a double mastectomy after learning she had the breast cancer gene mutation has been lauded by many as courageous, empowering, and even heroic. But singer-songwriter Melissa Etheridge -- a breast cancer survivor herself -- thinks it's actually the opposite of those things. Asked about Jolie's recent New York Times op-ed, in which she revealed the news of her mastectomy and breast reconstruction, Etheridge told the Washington Blade that she wouldn't make the same decision for herself. Nor would she encourage others to do so without properly researching their options. "I have to say I feel...
  • My Medical Choice (Angelina Jolie has voluntary double mastectomy)

    05/13/2013 10:08:45 PM PDT · by CaptainK · 159 replies
    New York Times ^ | 5/14/13 | Angelina Jolie
    MY MOTHER fought cancer for almost a decade and died at 56. She held out long enough to meet the first of her grandchildren and to hold them in her arms. But my other children will never have the chance to know her and experience how loving and gracious she was. We often speak of “Mommy’s mommy,” and I find myself trying to explain the illness that took her away from us. They have asked if the same could happen to me. I have always told them not to worry, but the truth is I carry a “faulty” gene, BRCA1,...
  • My Medical Choice (angelina Jolie preventive double mastectomy. )

    05/14/2013 5:19:20 AM PDT · by RummyChick · 191 replies
    ny times ^ | 5/14 | angelina jolie
    MY MOTHER fought cancer for almost a decade and died at 56. She held out long enough to meet the first of her grandchildren and to hold them in her arms. But my other children will never have the chance to know her and experience how loving and gracious she was.
  • Angelina lookalike raped me

    08/25/2012 8:36:13 PM PDT · by ConservativeStatement · 53 replies
    AN Angelina Jolie lookalike held a terrified taxi driver at knifepoint while she forced him to have sex, police have been told. Cabbie Nicolae Stan, 34, claimed stunning Luminita Perijoc, 30, then threatened to kill him unless he agreed to perform another sex act.
  • Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie are engaged, reports say

    04/13/2012 12:42:06 PM PDT · by ColdOne · 26 replies ^ | 4/13/12 |
    After years of endless speculation, it appears that Hollywood’s Golden Couple, Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie, are finally engaged. According to the several reports, it was the couple’s jeweler who spilled the beans that he designed a ring for Jolie, 36, in conjunction with Pitt, 48. “She is wearing the ring,”
  • Angelina Jolie’s ‘Blood and Honey’ directorial debut a ‘flop’

    01/12/2012 10:43:29 AM PST · by Ravnagora · 17 replies
    1389 Blog - Counterjihad! ^ | January 12, 2012 | Peter Brock
    The critics and movie-goers “doth protest too much.” Make that a silent protest because apparently they have better things to do than say much of anything about Angelina Jolie’s inaugural attempt at writing/directing “In the Land of Blood and Honey.” The first month’s box office take will likely not even amount to a .01-percent trickle of the $13 million blown on this celluloid cliché that promoters had tried to hype as a Romeo and Juliet tragedy set against the recent Bosnian war. By late January, the three-week mini-run that soaked $90,000 in ticket sales from gullible movie-goers is sputtering. Only...
  • Angelina Jolie inflames new ethnic emotions in Bosnia with her debut as film director

    12/17/2011 8:19:42 PM PST · by PieterCasparzen · 41 replies
    The Telegraph ^ | 12/17/2011 | Philip Sherwell
    Angelina Jolie has aroused praise and criticism in Bosnia with her first film as a director, a story of love and war set during the bloody Balkans conflict. ... But in the Balkans, another world from the star-studded American premieres and glitzy after-parties, the film is inflaming old and deeply-held emotions. ... Former Bosnian Muslim war prisoners and relatives of massacre victims, some of them initially critical, lauded In the Land of Blood and Honey after being invited to a private screening to allay earlier fears about the subject matter. But the leader of a Bosnian Serb prisoners group has...
  • Would Angelina Jolie Make a Movie about the Genocide of Armenian Christians?

    12/05/2011 11:36:31 AM PST · by Amerisrael · 6 replies · 1+ views
    Would Angeline Jolie make a movie about the rape, murder, and genocide of Armenian Chrisians perpetrated by Turkish Muslim Jihadists? Most likely not.Such a movie would not fit in with the propaganda agenda of the MSM/Leftist/Islamist alliance that is always happy to demonise and attack Serb Christians and Israelis.In fact it is an absolutely factual observation that the two countries in the world that are politically, [and wrongly] ,demonised and attacked the most are Israel and Serbia.Why?Because for the last 63 years since their re-establishment as a sovereign nation in their own land, Israel has been at the forefront standing against jihad terrorism.Israel is...
  • 10 Things You Need To Know Before The Opening Bell [plus who was in Libya praising the revolution]

    10/13/2011 5:22:18 AM PDT · by fight_truth_decay · 5 replies
    BusinessInsider ^ | Oct. 13, 2011, 7:22 AM | Mamta Badkar
    Good morning. Here's what you need to know.
  • Former CIA analyst says George Clooney, Angelina Jolie aiding and abetting Osama

    01/08/2011 4:13:08 AM PST · by Suvroc10 · 10 replies
    Examiner ^ | January 8, 2011 | Marc Schenker
    Former CIA analyst says George Clooney, Angelina Jolie aiding and abetting Osama bin Laden. This Sunday, there will be an election in the region of Sudan known as Darfur. The outcome of this election is supposed to result in the region of Darfur actually splitting up into two parts: a region for Christians in the south of the Sudan and a remaining region that will stay in the west of the Sudan. Further, the part of Darfur that will shift to the south will become a new, Christian country. Celebrities hungry for the spotlight and publicity—George Clooney and Angelina Jolie...
  • Angelina Jolie Refuses to Celebrate Thanksgiving, Feels It's a 'Story of Murder'

    11/24/2010 8:04:04 AM PST · by RoseyT · 87 replies
    Popeater ^ | Nov 24th 2010 | Rob Shuter
    While everyone is preparing to give thanks tomorrow, one of America's most famous families, the Jolie-Pitts, have decided to sit this Thanksgiving out. "Angelina Jolie hates this holiday and wants no part in rewriting history like so many other Americans," a friend of the actress tells me. "To celebrate what the white settlers did to the native Indians, the domination of one culture over another, just isn't her style. She definitely doesn't want to teach her multi-cultural family how to celebrate a story of murder." Angelina has been filming her directorial debut, about a Serbian man and Bosnian woman who...
  • Angelina Jolie Speaks Out Against Planned Koran Burning

    09/08/2010 4:55:06 PM PDT · by Justaham · 114 replies
    People Magazine ^ | 9-8-10 | Mary Green
    Add Angelina Jolie to the growing list of voices opposing a plan by a Florida pastor to burn the Muslim holy book on September 11. "I have hardly the words," she told reporters in Islamabad, Pakistan, to describe actions "that somebody would do that to somebody's religious book." Jolie, who is in Pakistan to highlight the plight of flood victims in the country, was asked if she supported Pastor Terry Jones's planned Koran-burning. She answered, "Of course not. Of course not," and praised the response from some U.S. officials who condemned any such action.
  • Race row erupts over casting of Angelina Jolie as Cleopatra

    06/18/2010 4:13:24 AM PDT · by C19fan · 77 replies · 1,504+ views
    Daily Mail ^ | June 17, 2010 | Sophie Forbes
    She hasn't even been officially confirmed as having the role, but Angelina Jolie is already receiving criticism over her possible portrayal of the legendary Queen of the Nile. Jolie, who turned 35 last week, is caught up in a racially charged debate over whether the role should of been played by a black woman. The Egyptian royal was most famously portrayed Elizabeth Taylor in 1963. The new film's producer, Scott Rudin, previously told USA Today the role is being developed with Angelina in mind as she has 'the perfect look'. But this statement has angered members of the African American...
  • Angelina Jolie turns down Obama's dinner invitation

    05/03/2010 2:19:14 PM PDT · by Bad~Rodeo · 37 replies · 2,249+ views
    Wonderwall ^ | May 3, 2010 | Angelina Jolie turns down Obama's dinner invitation
    As celebs including Jessica Simpson, Alec Baldwin and Jessica Alba converged in Washington D.C. Saturday night to hear President Obama show off his comedic skills at the annual White House Correspondents' Dinner, one highly politicized star was notably absent. Angelina Jolie, who recently returned from a trip to Bosnia where she met with displaced victims of the civil war there, was invited to the party but chose to skip it.Angelina Jolie turns down Obama's dinner invitationWonderwall, May 3, 2010 Related: News, Angelina Jolie By Jennifer Odell As celebs including Jessica Simpson, Alec Baldwin and Jessica Alba converged in Washington D.C....
  • Caption/Poll: Who should play the lead in Sarah's Story?

    02/09/2010 12:13:35 PM PST · by NormsRevenge · 67 replies · 2,027+ views
    Reuters on Yahoo ^ | 2/9/10 | Reuters
    Who do you want to play the lead in the Lifetime movie? Sarah Palin Rogue Agent FoR Change

    01/23/2010 4:10:41 PM PST · by ColdOne · 102 replies · 4,662+ views
    News Of the World ^ | Jan 24,2010 | James Desborough
    HOLLYWOOD golden pair Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie have seen DIVORCE lawyers and signed a Ł205 million split deal, we can reveal. The world's most famous couple legally agreed how to divide their fortune and who gets custody of their six kids. The megastars have agreed to equally divide their vast fortune - and to SHARE their six children. Dynamite legal papers secretly signed by the couple this month detail how all their homes and assets will be carved up.
  • Pitt, Jolie donate $100,000 for orphans on Christmas

    12/28/2009 5:32:39 PM PST · by Maelstorm · 20 replies · 864+ views ^ | 28 Dec, 2009 | India Times
    Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt have donated over $100,000 to an orphan children charity on Christmas. Called the SOS Children's Villages charity in the US, it is a foster care facility, which enables siblings to stay together during the adoption process, reports "We have seen first-hand the remarkable job SOS does to raise orphaned and abandoned children and keep families together," Jolie said in a statement. Her partner Pitt said: "In this holiday season, many of us take for granted that we are surrounded by loving family members. The poor outcomes for foster children indicate that we must do...
  • More Angelina Jolie : Obama will be a one-term president

    12/02/2009 5:18:27 PM PST · by RobinMasters · 20 replies · 2,494+ views
    Hot Air ^ | December 01, 2009 | ALLAHPUNDIT
    Or so sources say, although this report does jibe conspicuously with the details of that blogospheric catnip Us Weekly tossed out last week. Remember that dream I had about debating social security with an Orion girl? This is better: “[Jolie thinks] President Obama is a great communicator but not interested in issues outside the United States,” says a Hollywood insider close to the Oscar-winning actress. “Angelina has worked very hard to get first-person accounts of what is going on in the world with her briefings from the UN, [while] Brad is a ‘Johnny Come Lately.’” Jolie even thinks Obama will...
  • Angelina Jolie 'hates' President Barack Obama: 'She thinks he is really a socialist in disguise'

    11/26/2009 6:15:32 AM PST · by Sub-Driver · 122 replies · 4,515+ views
    Angelina Jolie 'hates' President Barack Obama: 'She thinks he is really a socialist in disguise' BY Nicole Carter DAILY NEWS STAFF WRITER Thursday, November 26th 2009, 4:00 AM Angelina Jolie isn't happy with the state of politics today … and that includes President Barack Obama. "She hates him," a source close to the actress said in the latest issue of Us Weekly magazine. "She's into education and rehabilitation and thinks Obama is all about welfare and handouts. She thinks Obama is really a socialist in disguise." Despite her displeasure with the leader of the Democrats, the 34-year-old actress is reportedly...
  • Exclusive: Angelina Jolie Not a Fan of Obama

    11/24/2009 1:29:10 PM PST · by Stoat · 31 replies · 2,354+ views
    Us Magazine ^ | November 24, 2009
    (picture excerpted due to Free Republic rules...Getty Images are banned) Exclusive: Angelina Jolie Not a Fan of Obama Tuesday – November 24, 2009 – 1:07pm Barack Obama does not have Angelina Jolie's seal of approval."She hates him," a source close to the U.N. goodwill ambassador, 34, tells the new issue of Us Weekly (on newsstands now). See Angelina Jolie's early modeling shots!  "She's into education and rehabilitation and thinks Obama is all about welfare and handouts. She thinks Obama is really a socialist in disguise," adds the source. See how the Jolie-Pitt kids have grownBut don't expect to see...
  • Angelina Jolie Not a Fan of Obama (Describes him as 'socialist in disguise')

    11/24/2009 1:20:34 PM PST · by Pyro7480 · 42 replies · 2,130+ views
    Barack Obama does not have Angelina Jolie's seal of approval. "She hates him," a source close to the U.N. goodwill ambassador, 34, tells the new issue of Us Weekly (on newsstands now). "She's into education and rehabilitation and thinks Obama is all about welfare and handouts. She thinks Obama is really a socialist in disguise," adds the source. But don't expect to see the Salt actress rally against Democrats on Fox News like her staunch Republican father, Jon Voight. "Angie isn't Republican, but she thinks Obama is all smoke and mirrors," the source says....
  • Angelina Jolie slept with mum's boyfriend - Morton

    10/26/2009 8:51:33 PM PDT · by george76 · 57 replies · 5,120+ views
    The Daily Telegraph ^ | October 27, 2009
    ANGELINA Jolie's brother has turned on her after she reportedly told him about having sex with her mother's boyfriend, according to a new biography. author Andrew Morton alleges Jolie slept with Marcheline Bertrand’s live-in lover when she was just 16. the two women struggled to rebuild their relationship after Jolie confessed to the alleged night of passion. "When Ange admitted the story to her brother James just a few weeks ago, even he turned on her. "She has hardly anyone left in life who likes or trusts her."
  • Film megastar (Angelina) Jolie visits Iraq refugees

    07/23/2009 10:53:43 AM PDT · by Oldeconomybuyer · 25 replies · 1,037+ views
    AFP via Yahoo! News ^ | July 23, 2009
    Hollywood megastar and UN goodwill ambassador Angelina Jolie on Thursday visited a refugee camp in Baghdad for Iraqis displaced by the war, the UN refugee agency said. Jolie toured the Chikouk camp in northern Baghdad's Kadhimiyah neighbourhood as part of a one-day visit to Iraq, UNHCR spokeswoman Abeer Etefa told AFP. Jolie called for more aid for Iraq's internally-displaced people and said she hoped that the Iraqi government and the UN High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) will provide the refugees with new accommodation. "This is a moment where things seem to be improving on the ground, but Iraqis need a...
  • Angelina Jolie Visits the Walter Reed Military Hospital,Washington (June 18,2009)

    07/10/2009 3:30:40 PM PDT · by Perdogg · 57 replies · 2,001+ views
  • Angelina Jolie attends war crimes trial in The Hague

    05/19/2009 10:55:23 AM PDT · by Niuhuru · 56 replies · 1,457+ views
    Yahoo News ^ | May 19 2009 | Yahoo News
    THE HAGUE (AFP) – Oscar winner Angelina Jolie attended a war crimes trial in The Hague on Tuesday, hailing the bravery of youngsters who testified against Congolese militia leader Thomas Lubanga. "Children deserve special protection. Using children in conflict is a heinous crime and destroys the very fabric of a society," said Jolie, who is a goodwill ambassador for the UN's refugee agency. "I imagined how difficult it must be for all the brave young children who have come to testify against him," she said in a statement. Lubanga, 48, has pleaded not guilty to using children under the age...
  • Angelina Jolie And Brad Pitt Expecting Baby Number Seven?

    04/15/2009 8:47:49 AM PDT · by Perdogg · 31 replies · 1,545+ views
    entertainment wise ^ | Wednesday 15th Apr 2009
    The Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt break up rumours have hit a snag – the Changeling star is reportedly pregnant with baby number seven! It's claimed the couple will be adding to their brood before the year is out – and that the happy news couldn't have come soon enough for their rocky relationship. According to US magazine Star, a 'family insider' reveals: "Yes, Angie is pregnant."
  • Angelina Jolie 'creeped out' by octuplets mother after receiving letters from her

    02/15/2009 2:00:03 AM PST · by dennisw · 16 replies · 1,222+ views
    dailymail ^ | 14th February 2009
    Hollywood star Angelina Jolie is said to be 'creeped out' by octuplets' mother Nadya Suleman after she received several admiring letters from her. Reports in the U.S. cited a source close to Jolie who said Suleman had sent her several letters praising her work on behalf of children's issues and gushing about how talented she was. Sources close to the Tomb Raider star said the 33-year-old Suleman had written to Jolie praising her support of children. She is said to be irritated by Suleman - and particularly by rumours claiming the single mother had facial surgery to make her look...
  • Angelina Jolie 'Creeped Out' By Octuplets Mother After Receiving Letters From Her

    02/13/2009 2:06:12 PM PST · by Steelfish · 48 replies · 2,229+ views
    Dail Mail (UK) ^ | February 13, 2009
    Hollywood star Angelina Jolie is said to be 'creeped out' by octuplets' mother Nadya Suleman after she received several admiring letters from her. Sources close to the Tomb Raider star said the 33-year-old Suleman had written to Jolie praising her support of children. She is said to be irritated by Suleman - and particularly by rumours claiming the single mother had facial surgery to make her look more like her.
  • Angelina Jolie’s Endorsement Sought By Obama & McCain

    08/11/2008 8:41:45 PM PDT · by Clintonfatigued · 60 replies · 135+ views
    Access Hollywood ^ | August 11, 2008
    Getting Angelina Jolie to sign onto a film often makes it a guaranteed winner, but can she do the same for presidential politics? The lush-lipped actress, who, even during this election year, receives about as much press as John McCain and Barack Obama, is currently being courted by both candidates. But the politically minded actress has yet to endorse either. In a statement given to the entertainment trade magazine Variety, the new mom says, “I have not decided on a candidate.” Jolie says she is looking at both Obama’s and McCain’s international policies. “I am waiting to see the commitments...
  • Angelina Jolie Undecided on Presidential Pick

    08/11/2008 10:04:12 AM PDT · by Perdogg · 49 replies · 207+ views
    People ^ | Originally posted Monday August 11, 2008 10:20 AM EDT | By Stephen M. Silverman
    One Hollywood star being hotly pursued – not only by movie producers, but also by Presidential hopefuls John McCain and Barack Obama – is Angelina Jolie. Only, the new mom and United Nations goodwill ambassador has a message for both parties: Not so fast. "I have not decided on a candidate," Jolie says in a statement provided by political adviser Trevor Neilson to Variety managing editor Ted Johnson, for the trade publication's Wilshire & Washington column.
  • Angelina Jolie set to give Ł5million from twins' photo deal to charity

    07/14/2008 9:55:38 AM PDT · by Perdogg · 55 replies · 117+ views
    Daily Mail (UK) ^ | Last updated at 12:30 PM on 14th July 2008
    An unnamed charity could be Ł5m better off today after the birth of Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie's twins. The bidding war has already begun for the first photos of Knox Leon and Vivienne Marcheline who were born on Saturday night at a French hospital. French papers have reported that an American magazine has already offered $10m (Ł5m) for the exclusive images of the new babies - with all the money going to a worthy cause.