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Before Cancel Culture: These Hollywood Stars Read to Children to Commemorate Dr. Seuss’ Birthday

Dr. Seuss appears to be the latest target caught in the cancel culture crosshairs, with Dr. Seuss Enterprises announcing that it would discontinue the publication of six popular Dr. Seuss books and Joe Biden breaking presidential precedent this week by omitting Dr. Seuss in his presidential proclamation for “Read Across America Day.” But it was just a few years ago that scores of Hollywood celebrities celebrated the famed author’s birthday.

Dr. Seuss' "The Lorax" stars Danny DeVito, left, and Zac Efron read to school children at the National Education Association's 15th annual Read Across America Day at The New York Public Libary, in New York, Friday, March 2, 2012. (AP Photo/Charles Sykes)

Obamas Adapting Migration, Refugee-Themed Novel ‘Exit West’ for Netflix

Barack and Michelle Obama promised that their production deal with Netflix would allow them to produce content “touching on issues of race and class, democracy and civil rights, and much more.” Now, the former first couple is turning the migration and refugee-themed novel Exit West into a movie for Netflix as part of their recently announced slate of new projects for the streaming giant.


Michelle Obama Calls on Big Tech to Ban Donald Trump

Former First Lady Michelle Obama is calling on the Big Tech Masters of the Universe to ban President Donald Trump from their platforms, insisting that such a move would “to prevent their technology from being used by the nation’s leaders to fuel insurrection.”


Michelle Obama Teams Up with Jennifer Lopez to Push Voting by Mail

Pop star Jennifer Lopez teamed up with Michelle Obama to promote her “When We All Vote” initiative and to encourage people to vote by mail just as voters around the country report having their mail-in ballots stolen from their mailboxes and tens of thousands voters are receiving incorrect ballots from their local election officials.

LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA - FEBRUARY 10: (L-R) Michelle Obama and Jennifer Lopez speak onstage during the 61st Annual GRAMMY Awards at Staples Center on February 10, 2019 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Kevork Djansezian/Getty Images)

Actress Zooey Deschanel Pushes Michelle Obama’s Voter Group in Video Comparing Voting for the ‘First Time’ to Losing Your Virginity

Hollywood celebrities are back to comparing voting to losing your virginity. The latest effort sees actress Zooey Deschanel push Michelle Obama’s voter registration organization, When We All Vote, targeting young people in a raunchy, double entendre-laden video message about how voting for the “first time” will give them a “special feeling deep inside.”

BEVERLY HILLS, CA - JANUARY 13: Actress Zooey Deschanel arrives at the 70th Annual Golden Globe Awards held at The Beverly Hilton Hotel on January 13, 2013 in Beverly Hills, California. (Photo by Jason Merritt/Getty Images)