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The 5 Best Presidents Ever (In Film), by Kate Virginia

18 Mar

Regardless of where you fall on the political spectrum, there is no doubt that the American presidential election this year has been entertaining to say the least. Fortunately, we can turn to the fictional presidents of our past in films throughout the years to escape the insanity of the real-world political debacles. Here are some of the best presidents portrayed on screen. Who would you vote for?

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Leonardo DiCaprio Made This Year’s Oscars All About Energy, by Kate Virginia

11 Mar

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After being nominated six times, Leonardo DiCaprio finally won the Academy Award for Best Actor for his role in The Revenant. In his acceptance speech, after delivering the standard Thank You’s and Shout Out’s to friends and fellow cast members, he chose to end with a different type of statement. Segueing to an appeal for planet Earth, DiCaprio used his biggest moment in the spotlight yet to bring attention to climate change and the urgent need for clean, renewable energy.

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