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President Obama Tops 70 Percent Support Among Latinos

President Barack Obama shows high numbers in the latest national survey of likely Latino voters.

The poll shows our current Commander-in-Chief retaining a big lead over rival Mitt Romney in the key voting demographic, matching the level of support he received from Latinos in 2008. The poll also showed a majority of Latinos said the economy was a more important issue than immigration, and indicated enthusiasm among Latinos is lower than it is among non-Latino whites.

Obama enjoys the backing of 70% of likely Latino voters, according to the CNN/ORC International survey, slightly higher than the 67% of Latinos who voted for him in 2008. Republican nominee John McCain garnered 31% of the 2008 Latino vote. In 2004, 53% of Latinos went for the Democratic nominee John Kerry over the 44% who went for President George W. Bush, according to national exit polls.

This marks the first time Obama has exceeded 70% in the six weeks that Latino Decisions has conducted its tracking surveys. This week's installment also shows that more than 70% of Latino voters trust Obama over Romney on issues related to the economy, women, the Middle East and Latin America.

Bet you all cannot wait until the debates air on TV tomorrow, no?!

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Wendy Williams Reveals She's Living In A Sober House

Wendy Williams revealed her struggles with sobriety Tuesday (March 19) on the Wendy Williams Show and how she's combating addiction.

“You know me to be a very open and truthful person and I've got more to the story for you," Williams began. "Well for some time now and even today and beyond I have been living in a sober house."

Williams fought back tears as she explained that she's struggled with cocaine addiction in the past and never sought professional help. "I never went to a place to get the treatment. I don't know how except God was just sitting on my shoulder and I just stopped."

Once she's wrapped the show for the day, Williams explained her new routine to remain healthy.

"After I go to the Pilates I go to several meetings all around town in the Tri-State area. And I see my brothers and sisters caught up in their addiction looking for help. They don't know I'm Wendy. They don't care I'm Wendy. There's no autographs, there's no nothing. It's the brothers and sisters caught up in the struggle and it's been really interesting this ride."

Williams said only her husband and son knew of new living arrangement. Not even her parents, whom she's close with, were aware.  "Nobody knew because I look so glamorous out here," she said. “I am driven by my 24-hour sober coach back to a home that I live in the Tri-state with a bunch of smelly boys who have become my family.”

Williams also said now she's adhering to her sobriety. "Doors locked by 10 p.m. Lights out by 10 p.m..”

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Wendy Williams Reveals She's Been Living In A Sober House

It's no secret Wendy Williams has been dealing with multiple obstacles in her personal life, but that hasn't stopped her from sharing her truth. During the latest episode of The Wendy Williams Show, which aired on Tuesday (Mar. 19), the TV personality revealed that she has been staying at a sober house in New York due to her addiction to cocaine.

"I have been living in a sober house. … You know I’ve had a struggle with cocaine in the past," she shared with her audience. "I never went to a place to get treatment … there are people in your family, it might be you … I want you to know more of the story."

Prior to the big reveal, Williams said that her husband Kevin Hunter was the only person who knew she was seeking treatment. "Only Kevin knows about this. Not my parents, nobody. Nobody knew because I look so glamorous out here," she explained. "I am driven by my 24-hour sober coach back to a home that I live in the tri-state with a bunch of smelly boys who have become my family."

Williams also noted that the facility has strict hours, locking its doors and cutting off the lights at 10 p.m. sharp. "I go to my room and stare at the ceiling and fall asleep to come here and see you. So that is my truth," she added.

The 54-year-old took three-month hiatus from her self-titled show earlier this year, attributing her absence to a fractured shoulder and her ongoing battle with Graves' disease, an autoimmune disease that affects the thyroid. She returned at the top of Mar. 2019.

Williams previously revealed that she was a "functioning addict" for nearly a decade of her career. While she is still trying to overcome some hurdles, she and her family created The Hunter Foundation, which works with private and public organizations to help families and individuals fight addiction.

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Cardi B, And Jennifer Lopez To Star In Revenge Stripper Film 'Hustlers'

It's a Robin Hood story, except in reverse and possibly with fewer clothes.

In 2015, a gang of strippers banned together to steal from their wealthy Wall Street clients and swipe them of their life savings. Four years later, the story--investigated and reported by The Cut's Jessica Pressler--is being turned into Hollywood film.

According to Deadline, Jennifer Lopez will star alongside Cardi B, Constance Wu (Crazy Rich Asians) as well as Julia Stiles, Keke Palmer and Lili Reinhart in the revenge feature appropriately titled Hustlers.

Written and directed by Lorene Scafaria’s, shooting begins Friday (March 22) in New York City. The heist flick also marks Cardi B's debut as an actress and is quite befitting for the Grammy award-winning rapper, who was a striper before the fame.

The newly-engaged Lopez will perform double-duty in front and behind the camera as she's also a producer, along with her longtime manager Benny Medina, Elaine Goldsmith-Thomas and STXfilms.

“I’m thrilled to have the opportunity to work with this dynamic group of women,” said Scafaria. “We’re grateful to have assembled such a powerhouse cast and can’t wait to start filming at the end of the week.”

Hustlers should be dope.

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