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  1. Surprising politicians who made a splashRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Aug 19 | KAEF

    ... name is Robert John Burck, has expressed political ambitions; he unsuccessfully ran for mayor of New York in 2009. Kal Penn, star of "Harold and Kumar Go To White Castle," has never run for office, but the actor was appointed as a liaison to Asian ...

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  2. The Hilarious Drug Perk John Cho Still Gets Thanks To Harold And KumarRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2016 | Cinema Blend News

    ... power that John Cho would possess if he ever tried to summon weed while he was alongside the Kumar to his Harold, Kal Penn , especially if Neil Patrick Harris was in the vicinity of both of them, too. For those of you that haven't seen any ...

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  3. Most Americans don't agree with Donald Trump: Kal PennRead the original story

    May 9, 2016 | Newkerala.com

    New Delhi, May 9 : Indian-American actor Kal Penn, who served in the Barack Obama administration, feels most Americans don't agree with Republicans' presumptive nominee Donald Trump's racist views. "I seriously believe that most of the Americans don't agree with Donald Trump over his racist, anti-women, anti-LGBT practices.

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  4. Most Americans don't agree with Donald Trump's racist views: Actor Kal PennRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2016 | DNA India

    Indian-American star Kal Penn, best known for his roles in Harold & Kumar and The Namesake, says most Americans don't agree with controversial presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump's racist views. Trump has emerged as the front-runner to the alarm of many Americans who oppose the billionaire's controversial comments on racism, foreign policy and immigration.

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  5. Ryan Reynolds rewind: Van Wilder is closer to Deadpool than you might thinkRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2016 | Entertainment Weekly

    ... in a scene focusing on an ER-scrub-suited Reynolds snapping photos of a bulldog as his buddies (including Kal Penn) extract a special ingredient for A clairs from the pooch. Reynolds, of course, looks younger and a little bit more carb-happy ...

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  6. Alexandra York: Abolish the National Endowment for the ArtsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2016 | News Max

    To state that many if not most federal agencies should be abolished is to state the obvious, for they regulate our daily lives in ways unthinkable to our Founding Fathers and unacceptable to today's responsible citizens. One agency, however, does not regulate behavior.

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  7. Actor Kal Penn at the premiere of "Harold & Kumar Escape From Guantanamo Bay." Courtesy CNN.Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 24, 2015 | WXMI-TV Grand Rapids

    After his character, Kumar Patel, was flagged as an Islamic extremist in the 2008 movie, "Harold and Kumar Escape from Guantanamo Bay," it seems the "terrorist" tag just won't shake. Alexander Yakovenko, the Russian Ambassador to the UK, used a still from the movie - showing Kumar imagined as an extremist and taunting an elderly female airline passenger - to illustrate a point about U.S. involvement in the fight against ISIS in Iraq.

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  8. Kal Penn mocks Russian envoy for mistaking him for a 'terrorist'Read the original story

    Oct 23, 2015 | Newkerala.com

    Los Angeles, Oct 23 : Russian ambassador to the UK Alexander Yakovenko tweeted a screenshot of Indo-American actor Kal Penn's face and used the picture to make some points about "terrorists." "The Namesake" actor chose to laugh off and joke about Yakovenko's mistake about his "Harold and Kumar" image, reports aceshowbiz.com.

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  9. Russian Ambassador Uses Picture Of Kal Penn In Angry Tweet About TerrorismRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2015 | Cinema Blend News

    Actor Kal Penn has played a lot of roles in his time as an actor. He's been a stoner , a doctor, a police detective and even a teenage terrorist.

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  10. 'ISIS will be happy' Mocking Russian ambassador tweets US with Harold ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2015 | Daily Star

    ... against ISIL if Baghdad asks Russia for help. The terrorists must be rejoicing." The picture he included featured Kal Penn wearing a headdress and fake beard in a clip from Harold & Kumar Escape from Guantanamo Bay. The 2008 film told the story of ...

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  11. Russian ambassador tweets photo of a 'rejoicing terrorist' from Harold And KumarRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2015 | Daily Mail

    Russian ambassador tweets photograph of a 'rejoicing terrorist'... unaware it is a scene from Harold And Kumar Escape From Guantanamo Bay The Russian ambassador to the UK has confused a character from the comedy film Harold and Kumar with that of a 'rejoicing terrorist' in a tweet criticising U.S. foreign policy. Alexander Yakovenko tweeted the photo of actor Kal Penn - who played one of the title characters in the film Harold and Kumar Escape from Guantanamo Bay - at 9.30pm last night.

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  12. Russian Ambassador Mistakes Harold & Kumar 's Kal Penn For A TerroristRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 22, 2015 | Refinery 29

    When people think about Harold and Kumar coming to life, they probably think about smoking tons of weed and meeting Neil Patrick Harris. But Kal Penn, who played Kumar in the stoner comedy series, saw his Kumar persona mistaken for reality by a very high person - the Russian Ambassador to the UK.

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  13. Russian diplomat mistakes Kal Penn for a terroristRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2015 | The Hill

    The actor Kal Penn is mocking Russia's ambassador to the United Kingdom after he mistook the comedian and former White House aide for a terrorist. Alexander Yakovenko apparently mistook Penn's identity in a Twitter post where he criticized America's strategy against the Islamic State in Iraq and Syria , which is alternately known as ISIL.

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  14. Kal Penn a cana t stop laughinga after Russian official tweets photo of a terrorista KumarRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2015 | Washington Times

    Actor Kal Penn says he "can't stop laughing" after the Russian ambassador to the U.K. tweeted a photo of a laughing "terrorist," which turned out to be a shot from a scene in the movie "Harold & Kumar Escape From Guantanamo Bay." Alexander Yakovenko said early Wednesday that the U.S. had threatened "to stop helping Iraq against ISIL if Baghdad asks Russia for help," referring to the Islamic State terror group.

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  15. Russian official called out after image of 'terrorist' turns out to be from 'Harold & Kumar'Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 21, 2015 | The Washington Post

    ... apparently designed to show an Islamic State terrorist rejoicing. However, as actor and former White House official Kal Penn noted on Twitter, that image does not show a real terrorist. Instead, it features a scene from the 2008 film "Harold & Kumar ...

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  16. Russian Ambassador Uses 'Harold And Kumar' Photo To Depict A TerroristRead the original story

    Oct 21, 2015 | The Huffington Post

    Alexander Yakovenko claimed on Twitter Wednesday that the U.S. had threatened "to stop helping Iraq against ISIL if Baghdad asks Russia for help," referring to the Islamic State militant group. The tweet included an image of a smiling "terrorist": A still from the 2008 stoner comedy " Harold & Kumar Escape From Guantanamo Bay ," featuring actor Kal Penn in a fake beard: US threatens to stop helping Iraq against ISIL if Baghdad asks Russia for help.

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