Early Addition: White House Official Says Trump Doctrine Is 'We're America, Bitch'

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  • IHOP has temporarily changed its name to IHOb (International House Of Burgers), because marketing!
  • A senior White House official explained to The Atlantic, "The Trump Doctrine is, ‘We’re America, Bitch.’ That’s the Trump Doctrine."
  • John Oliver dove back into covering "Stupid Watergate" last night, and said people should try to set aside how they feel about Trump "and instead entertain the very real possibility that a hostile foreign government tried to manipulate our elections."
  • Kanye West was on Celebrity Family Feud along with the Kardashians this weekend.
  • Netflix is hiring more and more creators to make new shows and films to fill up your every waking hour.
  • A man died after being shot and trying to drive himself to hospital.
  • Trump's unofficial "filing system" involves tearing up documents into pieces, even when they're supposed to be preserved.
  • Did you catch the first trailer for La La Land director Damien Chazelle's next film, Neil Armstrong biopic First Man?
  • Domino’s Pizza is filling in potholes in towns across the U.S. with a new ‘”Paving for Pizza” initiative.
  • This heroic pit bull saved her family by alerting them when a fire broke out, even grabbing a baby by the diaper to get her out.
  • There are a lot of bonkers details in this New York Magazine story about the grifters of Vice, including: a producer offered to pay for a woman's abortion if she'd let them film it; they considered a request for a proposal from the NYPD to help rebrand the department; and senior staff joked about a “22 Rule”: “Hire 22-year-olds, pay them $22,000, and work them 22 hours a day.”
  • And finally, to get you inspired for the week, here is an adorable blind dog playing fetch:

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