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Donald Trump Giving Robert Kraft the Bird on TV?!!

9/24/2017 3:41 PM PDT

Donald Trump is no master of subtlety ... 'cause it DEFINITELY looks like he just gave New England Patriots owner Robert Kraft the finger on national television.

A reporter asked Trump Sunday what he made of his friend, Kraft, releasing a statement that was -- in no shortage of words -- clearly anti-Trump, at least in this case. Trump said he thinks Kraft's ideas are disrespectful to the country ... then wiped his brow with his middle finger. 

Kraft released a statement Sunday saying he was "deeply disappointed" by the tone of Trump's comments earlier this week -- ya know, how owners should fire the "sons of bitches" who kneel in protest, and that fans should boycott the NFL if players keep doing it.

Trump also said he hadn't been tuning in to the actual games Sunday ... even though he was tweeting about NFL-National Anthem related matters all day.

Tom Brady Locks Arms for National Anthem ... Trump Approves

9/24/2017 11:51 AM PDT

Tom Brady seems to be on the fence about showing respect for his country but also being united with his teammates against Trump -- so he's doing both ... and the Prez is down.

Tom was seen locking arms with a teammate Sunday during the National Anthem before his game against the Texans ... but he also had his right hand over his heart. 

The dynamic is interesting -- lots of NFL teams reacted during their Sunday games to Trump's comments about players kneeling and how owners and coaches should fire anyone doing it ... some knelt, some dodged, others linked up in solidarity. Tom chose the latter.

Here's the kicker ... Trump just commented on the arm locking, and he seems to prefer it as opposed to kneeling. The question -- did he do it just because Tom got involved?

The Patriots' fans, on the other hand, didn't take too kindly to the perceived protest of the National Anthem. 

Another installment in the Trump/Brady saga ... more to come, we're sure.

Pittsburgh Steelers Skip National Anthem ... Before Bears Game

9/24/2017 9:47 AM PDT
Breaking News

1:00 PM PT -- The Seattle Seahawks and Tennessee Titans have followed the Steelers' lead ... and have both announced they will not be on the sidelines for the National Anthem prior to their game.Steelers coach Mike Tomlin just announced his team won't be on the field for the National Anthem before their game against the Bears ... saying "we're not gonna be divided by anything said by anyone."

While he doesn't mention Donald Trump specifically, it's clear Tomlin is firing back at the president's call to fire the "sons of bitches" who kneel during the anthem.

The decision to stay in the locker rooms is "not to be disrespectful to the anthem, but to remove ourselves from this circumstance," Tomlin says.

Around 20 Baltimore Ravens and Jacksonville Jaguars players took a knee prior to their game in London earlier today ... with many other teams sharing plans to show signs of solidarity.

Golden State Warriors Accept Trump's Un-Invitation We Got Better Things to Do in D.C.!!!

9/23/2017 12:51 PM PDT
Breaking News

Donald Trump's withdrawal of the Golden State Warriors' invitation to the White House is no skin off the team's nose ... because they're already making other plans for their trip to D.C.

The Dubs just released a statement, saying since the Prez made it clear they aren't welcome at the W.H. ... they've decided they'll "constructively use our trip to the nation's capital in February to celebrate equality, diversity and inclusion -- the values that we embrace as an organization."

The Warriors say the team planned to meet this morning to discuss a potential trip to the White House, but scrapped it when Trump went on the attack against Steph Curry Saturday morning and took back the team's invite.

It will be interesting to see what Steph, KD, Klay, Draymond and company do instead of hanging with Trump.

Common Colin Kaepernick Has Saved Lives He'll Go Down in History!!!

9/23/2017 11:36 AM PDT
EXCLUSIVE

Common's responding to President Trump's bashing of "son of a bitch" NFL players who take a knee during the anthem by going another route -- calmly praising the man who did it first as a hero.

We got the rapper at LAX Friday night, shortly after Trump's comments at a rally in Alabama, and he says it's every American's right to express themselves and stand up for what they believe in ... and thinks guys like Colin Kaepernick have saved people's lives by doing so.

Common also took time to commend the 8-year-old youth football team who held a protest of their own in Illinois ... calling them an inspiration.

As we reported ... Trump encouraged NFL owners to fire players who don't stand for the anthem and told fans to walk out of stadiums if they see a player doing it.

Roger Goodell clapped back at the prez ... calling him disrespectful.

Donald Trump Tells Steph Curry and Team No White House for You!!!

9/23/2017 7:10 AM PDT

8:30 AM PT -- LeBron James just responded to Donald Trump uninviting the Warriors to the White House. "U bum Stephen Curry already said he ain't going! So therefore ain't no invite. Going to White House was a great honor until you showed up!"

Bron later elaborated on his feelings, and addressed Trump's comments on NFL players taking a knee during the National Anthem.

Donald Trump is on the attack against athletes who attack him ... and this time it's basketball.

Trump is apparently outraged the Golden State Warriors are reluctant to go the the White House for the traditional meet-and-greet when a team wins a championship. Steph Curry said Friday his team would meet soon and discuss on whether they should go. Coach Steve Kerr had previously said the same thing.

Trump just dis-invited Steph ... in fact he's slamming the White House door shut on the entire team, saying, "Going to the White House is considered a great honor for a championship team. Stephen Curry is hesitating, therefore the invitation is withdrawn."

ESPN's Jemele Hill, who got disciplined for her Trump attack, just tweeted at Steph, "Hey Stephen Curry, welcome to the club bro."

Trump, who's been compiling an enemy's list that rivals Richard Nixon's, went after the NFL Friday during a speech, telling owners to fire those "son of a bitch" players who take a knee during the National Anthem.

NFL Commish Roger Goodell Show Some Respect, Mr. Prez

9/23/2017 6:48 AM PDT

NFL Commissioner Roger Goodell clapped back at President Trump Saturday morning, saying he shows an utter lack of respect for the league ... adding the Prez just doesn't have a clue.

Goodell is reacting to Trump's tirade Friday night, where he goaded NFL owners to fire those "son of a bitch" players who kneel during the National Anthem.

The Commish said, "The NFL and our players are at our best when we help create a sense of unity in our country and our culture. There is no better example than the amazing response from our clubs and players to the terrible natural disasters we've experienced over the last month."

Goodell goes on, "Divisive comments like these demonstrate an unfortunate lack of respect for the NFL, our great game and all of our players, and a failure to understand the overwhelming force for good our clubs and players represent in our communities."

Trump urged fans attending games to walk out of the stadium if a player kneels during the N.A.

It'll be interesting to see what happens at the games this weekend.

Morgan Freeman Must Think He's God to Take on Putin ... Says Russian News

9/22/2017 7:10 AM PDT
Breaking News

Morgan Freeman's pissed off all of Russia and is now public enemy #1 at the Kremlin ... if you're buying what Russia's state news is selling, anyway.

Freeman is getting blasted by the media over there for starring in a Rob Reiner-produced video that calls out Vladimir Putin for interfering in the U.S. elections, and President Trump for not responding to the cyber attack.

News outlets are now labeling him "Hysterical Freeman" ... bringing in psychiatrists who say he has a "Messianic complex" from playing God and the President. Russian film director Yuri Grymov said, "I think, the grandpa just got drunk" -- and one anchor reportedly dismissed Morgan as an overworked pothead.

Anyway, here's the video that's bumped 'Shawshank Redemption' from Russian cable for good.

Side note: Imagine if our Prez really did rock double earrings.

Xzibit Trump's More Racist Than Sorority Singing N-Word

9/22/2017 12:50 AM PDT
EXCLUSIVE

Xzibit is defending the white sorority chicks who went viral for singing the n-word, because he says they're small potatoes compared to what Prez Trump's been spewing.

When we got X to the Z at LAX Thursday he was willing to give the ladies of Alpha Phi a pass. After all ... as he says, they were just singing along with Kanye West's "Gold Digger" lyrics -- so, no harm, no foul.

On the other hand, if POTUS is expecting a pass for some of his outrageous comments -- it definitely won't be coming from Xzibit.

Gisele Bundchen Bonjour, Monsieur le President ...

9/20/2017 10:20 AM PDT

Gisele Bundchen's charm was no match for the President of France.

The Brazilian supermodel met Emmanuel Macron Tuesday during a meeting of the Global Pact for the Environment at the United Nations Headquarters in NYC. They exchanged pleasantries and shook hands in a move that can only be described as both classy and gentlemanly of Macron.

Unclear what Gisele said to him ... but he blushed like a little boy meeting his first crush.

No wonder she was in a rush ... can't leave the Prez hangin.

Senator Bill Cassidy Kimmel is Wrong ... My Health Bill Works

9/20/2017 9:55 AM PDT
EXCLUSIVE

Senator Bill Cassidy respectfully disagrees with Jimmy Kimmel as to whether his new health care bill is the right fix to Obamacare -- but as for that "Kimmel test" ... uhhh.

We got the Louisiana senator Wednesday on Capitol Hill -- where he and Lindsey Graham are trying to get a new health bill passed to repeal and replace Obamacare by the end of the month -- and he says Kimmel's misinformed about what this new law would do.

He says it WILL protect folks with pre-existing conditions, and WILL get more people covered in general. Jimmy believes the opposite, saying the bill gives states more power to allocate money from the government -- and he thinks that will backfire.

Jimmy went on the attack on his show Tuesday night ... saying Cassidy's bill is too complicated ... and furthermore, he lied ... in Jimmy's eyes.

One thing is clear from Cassidy here ... the so-called "Kimmel test" he once endorsed might be out the window.

Gisele Speed Walks Away from Tom/Ivanka Q's ... The World Needs Me

9/20/2017 7:17 AM PDT

Gisele had no time for questions about her husband, Tom Brady, possibly being stopped from visiting the White House because of Ivanka Trump ... her mind was worlds away.

Paps got Tom's Brazilian model wife beelining it Tuesday to a car that was on its way to the United Nations Headquarters building in NYC, where she attended a meeting of the Global Pact for the Environment. She's big on protecting Mother Earth.

She was mum on Anthony Scaramucci's strong intimation she blocked Tom from visiting Donald Trump because he might've dated his daughter back in the day ... sources close to Ivanka say she was tight with Tom but they never hooked up. For his part Donald wished back in 2004 the 2 would get together.

Still, check out her speedy sidewalk form. It's like she never left the runway.

Gisele Bundchen What, Me Worry about Tom and Ivanka?

9/19/2017 7:14 AM PDT

Gisele Bündchen was flyin' solo Monday, arriving at Boston Logan Airport shortly after former White House Communications Director Anthony Scaramucci strongly insinuated Tom Brady didn't attend the Super Bowl celebration at the White House because Gisele had a jealousy thing over Ivanka Trump.

Gisele had been in Brazil to attend the Rock in Rio concert.

Scaramucci co-hosted "TMZ Live" Monday and suggested Tom and Ivanka had dated back in the day, and Gisele didn't want the 2 to interact. Sources connected to Ivanka told us, Tom and Gisele were friends but had not dated. BTW, in 2004 Trump mused it would be cool if Ivanka and Tom hooked up.

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