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    A slight smile breaks out on face of Republican presidential candidate Richard Nixon as he appeared on Sept. 26, 1960 at Chicago television studio during his debate with Sen. John Kennedy, Democratic opponent. (AP Photo)

    Nixon to Clinton: Man Up, Damnit

    Nixon to Clinton: Man Up, Damnit

    People react to fear, not love.They don’t teach that in Sunday School, but it’s true.Do you think Mrs. Clinton remembers what fear did to her old law partner Vince Foster? He was a deputy White House counsel at the beginning of Mr. Clinton’s admin...

    Hit the bastard, Ms. Clinton. Then keep doing it until he stops moving. And then hit him a few more times to be sure.

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    Democratic presidential hopeful Hillary Rodham Clinton stands with Secretary of Housing and Urban Development Julian Castro, who is also a former mayor of San Antonio, on stage during the ?Latinos for Hillary? campaign event in San Antonio, Oct. 15, 2015. (Ilana Panich-Linsman/The New York Times)

    Hillary Can’t Close With Latinos

    Hillary Can’t Close With Latinos

    SAN DIEGO — Chappaqua, we have a problema. First, the good news for the Clintonistas: The competition with presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump for Latino voters is no competition at all. According to a new poll by Fox News Lat...

    Ten reasons why two in five Latinos have a negative opinion of the presumptive Democratic nominee.

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    Why You Can’t Joke on a  College Campus

    Why You Can’t Joke on a  College Campus

    Tell a joke, and you might make someone laugh. But tell a joke on a college campus, and you might make someone report you to the administration’s Bias Response Team (BRT)—an Orwellian bureau that investigates students and faculty members for sayin...

    If you hurt someone’s feelings, or might have potentially hurt their feelings, campus bias response teams are ready to pounce.

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    A slight smile breaks out on face of Republican presidential candidate Richard Nixon as he appeared on Sept. 26, 1960 at Chicago television studio during his debate with Sen. John Kennedy, Democratic opponent. (AP Photo)

    Nixon to Clinton: Man Up, Damnit

    Nixon to Clinton: Man Up, Damnit

    People react to fear, not love.They don’t teach that in Sunday School, but it’s true.Do you think Mrs. Clinton remembers what fear did to her old law partner Vince Foster? He was a deputy White House counsel at the beginning of Mr. Clinton’s admin...

    Hit the bastard, Ms. Clinton. Then keep doing it until he stops moving. And then hit him a few more times to be sure.

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    Democratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders speaks to supporters during a rally for local union members in San Francisco, California on May 18, 2016.  / AFP / JOSH EDELSON        (Photo credit should read JOSH EDELSON/AFP/Getty Images)

    Dem Senators Threaten to Punish Bernie

    Dem Senators Threaten to Punish Bernie

    Bernie Sanders has proven he can fill a stadium with adoring fans, but Democrats say he risks being ostracized by members of his own party when he returns to the Senate unless he can rein in his supporters soon.While Sanders’s young and energetic ...

    The blowup in Nevada has prompted many of Sanders’s Senate colleagues to urge him to get control of what he started—and direct it away from Democrats and toward Trump.

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    Senate to vote on marriage equality, religious reasons not to serve gay couples

    Washington Gets In on the LGBT Animus

    Washington Gets In on the LGBT Animus

    Animus: (noun, A-ni-mus) “a usually prejudiced and often spiteful or malevolent ill will.” Not to be outdone by all of the anti-LGBT legislation happening in North Carolina, Tennessee, Mississippi, and other state legislatures, members of the fede...

    An appalling federal bill would enshrine the right to discriminate as long as the person doing it really, sincerely wants to do it.

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    Entertainment

    New York mayoral candidate Anthony Weiner and his wife Huma Abedin attend a news conference in New York, July 23, 2013. Weiner said on Tuesday he will stay in the race despite admitting he sent newly revealed sexually explicit online chats and photos even after he resigned from Congress.   REUTERS/Eric Thayer (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS MEDIA ELECTIONS TPX IMAGES OF THE DAY) - RTX11WLG

    Inside Huma Abedin’s Waking ‘Nightmare’

    Inside Huma Abedin’s Waking ‘Nightmare’

    Huma Abedin’s face had been carved into a Glasgow smile.It is the midway point of Weiner, a film that takes you inside Anthony Weiner’s farcical bid for mayor of New York City, and his wife, Abedin, having endured a carnival of cruelty at the hand...

    The compelling new documentary ‘Weiner,’ about disgraced politician Anthony Weiner’s disastrous mayoral run, will make you wonder what the hell Abedin is doing with this guy.

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    Hodor in 'Game of Thrones.'

    Game of Thrones’ Heartbreaking Secret

    Game of Thrones’ Heartbreaking Secret

    Early in “The Door,” Game of Thrones’ best episode so far this season, Jaqen the Faceless Man asks Arya if death only comes for the wicked and leaves the decent behind. Of course, we all know the answer too well. But of the dozens of good people (...

    The best episode so far this season, ‘The Door,’ featured several shocking reveals—including solving the mystery of the White Walkers. [Warning: Spoilers]

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    LAS VEGAS, NV - MAY 22:  Recording artist Madonna performs a tribute to Prince onstage during the 2016 Billboard Music Awards at T-Mobile Arena on May 22, 2016 in Las Vegas, Nevada.  (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

    Madonna’s Prince Tribute Didn’t Suck

    Madonna’s Prince Tribute Didn’t Suck

    When it is announced that Madonna, of all artists, is giving the first major Prince tribute at a music awards show—and, hell, that yet another of the industry’s roughly 53 music shows is happening (I swear one country music awards aired each week ...

    It was a night of defied expectations. Madonna’s Prince tribute wasn’t a train wreck, and the otherwise pointless Billboard Awards showcased the industry’s undeniable girl power.

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    Colman Domingo as Victor Strand in 'Fear the Walking Dead.'

    Fear the Walking Dead’s Mystery Man

    Fear the Walking Dead’s Mystery Man

    Fear the Walking Dead’s second mid-season finale airs tonight, yet you’d be hard-pressed to find a fan who has quite figured out the mystery of Victor Strand.The character, as played by Colman Domingo, flickers constantly between darkness and ligh...

    The star of AMC’s spinoff of ‘The Walking Dead’ dishes on his character’s “reveal,” and what to expect in the show’s midseason finale.

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    Hodor in 'Game of Thrones.'

    Game of Thrones’ Heartbreaking Secret

    Game of Thrones’ Heartbreaking Secret

    Early in “The Door,” Game of Thrones’ best episode so far this season, Jaqen the Faceless Man asks Arya if death only comes for the wicked and leaves the decent behind. Of course, we all know the answer too well. But of the dozens of good people (...

    The best episode so far this season, ‘The Door,’ featured several shocking reveals—including solving the mystery of the White Walkers. [Warning: Spoilers]

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    Larry David's Bernie Sanders and Kate McKinnon's Hillary Clinton on SNL.

    Larry David’s Final Turn as Bernie?

    Larry David’s Final Turn as Bernie?

    “Well, bartender, I’ve done it! I’ve won the nomination! I mean, no I haven’t—I keep losing states—but mathematically, I’ve done it! To math!” exclaims Hillary Clinton, played expertly by Saturday Night Live's Kate McKinnon. The cold open o...

    The inimitable Larry David returned as Bernie Sanders to take on Democratic frontrunner Hillary Clinton (Kate McKinnon) in a war of words at a bar—followed by a must-see dance-off.

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    Dominic Cooper as Jesse Custer; - Preacher _ Season 1, Gallery - Photo Credit: Matthias Clamer/AMC

    The World’s Most F*cked Up Preacher

    The World’s Most F*cked Up Preacher

    A preacher, a violent criminal, and a vampire walk into a bar. It’s not the setup for a joke. It’s an actual scene in a TV show from the brain trust of Seth Rogen, his This Is the End co-writer and co-director Evan Goldberg, the co-executive produ...

    How Dominic Cooper went from singing Abba songs with Meryl Streep and playing Saddam Hussein’s son to starring in TV’s buzziest new show, AMC’s action-comedy ‘Preacher.’

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    OAKLAND, CA - JUNE 19: (L-R) Stephen Curry #30 of the Golden State Warriors, daughter Riley and wife Ayesha smile during the Golden State Warriors Victory Parade in Oakland, California. Thousands are expected to attend in celebration of the Warriors' first NBA title in 40 years. (Photo by Stephen Lam/Getty Images)

    Steph & Ayesha: Pro Sports’ First Family

    Steph & Ayesha: Pro Sports’ First Family

    From politics to sports and everything in between, we’re living in an age of statistical conundrums and impossibilities manifested. Some of these miracles—for example, the increasing odds that we’re about to elect a resuscitated Cheeto as our comm...

    The Golden State Warriors star and his lifestyle guru-wife are the envy of all, with their unwavering support and public proclamations of love for one another.

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    Larry David's Bernie Sanders and Kate McKinnon's Hillary Clinton on SNL.

    Larry David’s Final Turn as Bernie?

    Larry David’s Final Turn as Bernie?

    “Well, bartender, I’ve done it! I’ve won the nomination! I mean, no I haven’t—I keep losing states—but mathematically, I’ve done it! To math!” exclaims Hillary Clinton, played expertly by Saturday Night Live's Kate McKinnon. The cold open o...

    The inimitable Larry David returned as Bernie Sanders to take on Democratic frontrunner Hillary Clinton (Kate McKinnon) in a war of words at a bar—followed by a must-see dance-off.

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    World News

    This August 21, 2015 photo shows an EgyptAir Airbus A320 with the registration SU-GCC taking off from Vienna International Airport, Austria. Egyptian aviation officials said on Thursday May 19, 2016 that an EgyptAir plane with the registration SU-GCC, traveling from Paris to Cairo with 66 passengers and crew on board has crashed off the Greek island of Karpathos. Meanwhile, Egypt's chief prosecutor Nabil Sadek says he has ordered an "urgent investigation" into crash. Sadek instructed the National Security Prosecutor to open an "extensive investigation" in the incident. (AP Photo/Thomas Ranner)

    EgyptAir Pilots Killed Before Crash?

    EgyptAir Pilots Killed Before Crash?

    Among the many questions raised by the EgyptAir Flight 804 tragedy, the most perplexing concerns one thing that did not happen: Why was there no Mayday distress call from the pilots?Experts are struggling to interpret and explain the seven brief b...

    Whatever triggered a meltdown of the Airbus’s flight controls could also have brought instant death in the cockpit.

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    FTJWAE PARIS, FRANCE. MARCH 29, 2016. Police officers outside the Stade de France ahead of a friendly football match between France and Russia. Alexander Demianchuk/TASS

    Can France Protect Tourists This Year?

    Can France Protect Tourists This Year?

    PARIS — Irish soccer pundit Eamon Dunphy decided last week he wouldn’t be going to France for the Euro 2016 soccer championships that begin next month. He just wasn’t inclined to be a sitting duck in one of of those stadiums. Dunphy didn’t need to...

    From the Euro 16 soccer championships to the Tour de France, the country will be a target-rich environment for terror.

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    Why is Islam so obsessed with sex

    Why Islamists Are Sex Obsessed

    Why Islamists Are Sex Obsessed

    LONDON — Imagine making a televised court appearance broadcast to the whole nation to make a humbling, humiliating apology for … showing your hair. Last Sunday, the Iranian regime carried out just such a “public shaming” of some of the country’s m...

    Sexual freedoms have become a litmus test between open societies and closed ones, and too many Muslims around the world are headed in the wrong direction.

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    November 28, 2014 TITLE: The Imitation Game STUDIO: The Weinstein Company DIRECTOR: Morten Tyldum PLOT: English mathematician and logician, Alan Turing, helps crack the Enigma code during World War II PICTURED: KEIRA KNIGHTLEY as Joan Clarke (Credit: © The Weinstein Company/Entertainment Pictures)

    The Birth of Secret War

    The Birth of Secret War

    The Second World War witnessed a huge expansion of the intelligence machines of every belligerent nation, so that secret service became the struggle’s growth industry. Never in the history of conflict had such vast resources been deployed by all b...

    Spies on the ground during WWII were able to accomplish little in the way of intelligence gathering that made a difference. Codebreakers were another story entirely.

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    FTJWAE PARIS, FRANCE. MARCH 29, 2016. Police officers outside the Stade de France ahead of a friendly football match between France and Russia. Alexander Demianchuk/TASS

    Can France Protect Tourists This Year?

    Can France Protect Tourists This Year?

    PARIS — Irish soccer pundit Eamon Dunphy decided last week he wouldn’t be going to France for the Euro 2016 soccer championships that begin next month. He just wasn’t inclined to be a sitting duck in one of of those stadiums. Dunphy didn’t need to...

    From the Euro 16 soccer championships to the Tour de France, the country will be a target-rich environment for terror.

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    ERH9D8 Dante Alighieri before Pope Boniface VIII as a Florentine ambassador on behalf of Charles de Valois.  Liebig collectible card

    The Least Saintly Pope in History

    The Least Saintly Pope in History

    Remember when Pope Benedict XVI abdicated and the media went into a meltdown? You probably heard around then that this wasn’t the first abdication, and that Celestine V had abdicated about 800 years earlier. And then we promptly forgot about all o...

    Forget about the Borgias, this pope used the papal armies to massacre his family’s enemies, engage in incestuous threesomes, and question Mary’s virginity.

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    View of an arm band on Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC) member Enrique's stump, at a camp in the Magdalena Medio region, Antioquia department, Colombia on February 18, 2016. FARC leader Timoleon Jimenez confirmed that his men were attacked by the Colombian army as they went to received one of the commanders who takes part in the Havana peace talks, who was going to inform them about the situation of the negotiations. The Marxist guerrillas have been observing a unilateral ceasefire since July. But while the government has stopped bombing FARC positions, it has yet to accede to the rebels' demand for a bilateral ceasefire. AFP PHOTO / LUIS ACOSTA / AFP / LUIS ACOSTA        (Photo credit should read LUIS ACOSTA/AFP/Getty Images)

    Who Will Hire Colombia’s Ex-Terrorists?

    Who Will Hire Colombia’s Ex-Terrorists?

    BOGOTÁ, Colombia — As peace negotiators here close in on ending the hemisphere’s longest-running conflict, it must be clear to the FARC rebel secretariat that they can no longer compete in the global marketplace for people willing to kill untold n...

    Colombia is getting ready to make room for thousands of ex-combatants looking for work once a peace accord is reached with the FARC. Will these fighters ever really fit in?

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    Islamic Terror Was Born on This Mountain

    Islamic Terror Was Born on This Mountain

    LONDON — Where did the idea originate of indoctrinating scores of young men into committing themselves to targeted, suicidal killings?Given the barbarism of the ancient world, that might be too specific a question to answer, but there is no doubt ...

    Long before ISIS or Al Qaeda, killers from a secret base attacked great cities all over the world and invented “assassin.” It took a feisty British explorer named Freya Stark to find...

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    ERH9D8 Dante Alighieri before Pope Boniface VIII as a Florentine ambassador on behalf of Charles de Valois.  Liebig collectible card

    The Least Saintly Pope in History

    The Least Saintly Pope in History

    Remember when Pope Benedict XVI abdicated and the media went into a meltdown? You probably heard around then that this wasn’t the first abdication, and that Celestine V had abdicated about 800 years earlier. And then we promptly forgot about all o...

    Forget about the Borgias, this pope used the papal armies to massacre his family’s enemies, engage in incestuous threesomes, and question Mary’s virginity.

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    U.S. News

    UNITED STATES - MAY 16 - Protestors gather across the street from the North Carolina state legislative building as they voice their concerns over House Bill 2, in Raleigh, N.C., Monday, May 16, 2016. House Bill 2, also known as the Bathroom Bill, which requires transgender people to use the public restroom matching the sex on their birth certificate, has received the attention of national media and the White House. (Photo By Al Drago/CQ Roll Call)

    Trans Panic Isn’t Hate—It’s Ignorance

    Trans Panic Isn’t Hate—It’s Ignorance

    Rodney Cavness, superintendent of a Texas school district, became famous last week for saying that the White House’s guidance letter on transgender kids and school bathrooms was “going straight to the shredder.”The response from right and left was...

    Yes, Virginia, transgender is a real thing—and it’s not the same as cross-dressing, lifestyle choice, whim, or personal preference.

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    Florida Teen Calls Escort, Gets Robbed

    Florida Teen Calls Escort, Gets Robbed

    A tattoo on the outer edge of Kimberly Ann Brown’s right hand reads “Forgiven,” but she’s anything but for her alleged participation in an armed robbery in Florida this month.Eighteen-year-old Austin Young called a Fort Myers, Florida, number in t...

    Eighteen-year-old Austin Young got the opposite of a good time when he called a Fort Myers escort—he was driven to a remote location and relieved of his wallet at gunpoint.

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    Why Do Preacher Sex Scandals Never End?

    Why Do Preacher Sex Scandals Never End?

    Exposing religious sexual hypocrisy is, as the cliché goes, like shooting fish in a barrel. If you follow the right Twitter accounts, literally every day there’s a new story of religious conservative leaders philandering, downloading illegal porno...

    Another week, another bumper crop of Christian sex scandals. And it’s not going to stop any time soon.

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    UNITED STATES - MAY 16 - Protestors gather across the street from the North Carolina state legislative building as they voice their concerns over House Bill 2, in Raleigh, N.C., Monday, May 16, 2016. House Bill 2, also known as the Bathroom Bill, which requires transgender people to use the public restroom matching the sex on their birth certificate, has received the attention of national media and the White House. (Photo By Al Drago/CQ Roll Call)

    Trans Panic Isn’t Hate—It’s Ignorance

    Trans Panic Isn’t Hate—It’s Ignorance

    Rodney Cavness, superintendent of a Texas school district, became famous last week for saying that the White House’s guidance letter on transgender kids and school bathrooms was “going straight to the shredder.”The response from right and left was...

    Yes, Virginia, transgender is a real thing—and it’s not the same as cross-dressing, lifestyle choice, whim, or personal preference.

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    CWAWE4 President Franklin Roosevelt (1882-1945), confined in his automobile at Artist Point, Yellowstone National Park, with his

    Inside FDR’s Wild Obsession

    Inside FDR’s Wild Obsession

    Presidential historians Douglas Brinkley and Julie M. Fenster have each spent the past few years looking into presidents who loved the land of the free and the brave, with an emphasis on the land. Brinkley’s Rightful Heritage: Franklin D. Roosevel...

    Historians Douglas Brinkley and Julie M. Fenster talk about the hold that the American landscape for two visionary presidents and how that affected US history.

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    UNITED STATES - SEPTEMBER 01:  Richard Nixon campaign  (Photo by Arthur Schatz/The LIFE Picture Collection/Getty Images)

    Hillary Needs Her Inner Nixon to Win

    Hillary Needs Her Inner Nixon to Win

    Few presidential elections evoke more powerful memories and images than 1968: the hopeful campaign and then unimaginable assassination of Robert Kennedy (two months after Martin Luther King had been felled); the “Clean for Gene” insurgency led by ...

    Drawing on material from his new book, ‘American Maelstrom,’ Michael A. Cohen shows how Clinton is working from Richard Nixon’s comeback playbook.

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    Zach Anner

    Zach Anner Is an Unlikely Fitness Hero

    Zach Anner Is an Unlikely Fitness Hero

    Zach Anner is a very funny dude. If you’ve never heard of him before, then congratulations for clicking on this article. Anner hosts the Soul Pancake Web series “Top of the Monday,” a weekly news show that brings you the good news from around the ...

    He’s a comedian with cerebral palsy, and he’ll teach you more about health and fitness than any expert or trainer. 


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    Transgender assaulted in Washington DC

    The Summer of Anti-Trans Violence?

    The Summer of Anti-Trans Violence?

    If anyone faces heightened danger in public restrooms, it’s transgender people. And as lawmakers in North Carolina and elsewhere take aim at their right to relieve themselves, there are troubling signs that this danger could be growing.Most recent...

    Further proving that transgender people are more at risk in public restrooms than others, a trans woman was assaulted for using a grocery store bathroom.

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    Biodegradable, edible 6-pack rings

    Edible 6-Pack Rings Aim to Save Seas

    Edible 6-Pack Rings Aim to Save Seas

    New invention prevents choking, biodegrades faster, provides nutrition.

    A demonstrator holds up a sign in support of pro-life rights outside the U.S. Supreme Court in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Wednesday, March 2, 2016. Supreme Court justices clashed in their first abortion showdown in almost a decade as a pivotal justice suggested the court could stop short of a definitive ruling on a disputed Texas law regulating clinics. Photographer: Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg via Getty Images

    S.C. Turned Abortion Lies Into Law

    S.C. Turned Abortion Lies Into Law

    The Pain-Capable Unborn Child Protection Act is headed to South Carolina Gov. Nikki Haley’s desk and, if she signs it as promised, hers will become the 17th state in the country to institute a 20-week abortion ban.She will also be turning lies int...

    Science says fetal pain doesn’t happen before 28 weeks, but that didn’t stop South Carolina from banning abortion past 20 weeks.

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    Transgender assaulted in Washington DC

    The Summer of Anti-Trans Violence?

    The Summer of Anti-Trans Violence?

    If anyone faces heightened danger in public restrooms, it’s transgender people. And as lawmakers in North Carolina and elsewhere take aim at their right to relieve themselves, there are troubling signs that this danger could be growing.Most recent...

    Further proving that transgender people are more at risk in public restrooms than others, a trans woman was assaulted for using a grocery store bathroom.

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    DP45G4 Jul 25, 2006; La Jolla, CA, USA; THEODORE PINNOCK, who has cerebral palsy and must use a wheelchair shows the bathroom at an accessible restaurant called Cozymel's Mexican Grill in La Jolla. PINNOCK has made a career of suing or threatening to sue thousands of businesses alleging violations of the Americans with Disabilities Act. Tomorrow ( July 26) is the 16th anniversary of ADA b

    HB2’s Other Victims: The Disabled

    HB2’s Other Victims: The Disabled

    In recent weeks, public restrooms have been a highly discussed subject. Newspaper headlines, websites, talk shows, even political debates have raised the question of bathroom accessibility thanks to the passing of North Carolina’s HB2 law, known c...

    North Carolina’s discriminatory HB2 law doesn’t just hurt trans people—it affects people with disabilities.

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    ADHD May Not Show Up Until Adulthood

    ADHD May Not Show Up Until Adulthood

    Doctors have long classified attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder as a childhood condition—one that, in many cases, continues into adulthood.The Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders defines it as “a persistent pattern of inatt...

    It’s not just for schoolkids. A new U.K. study may uproot everything researchers believed they knew about when attention-deficit hyperactivity disorder presents itself.

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WASHINGTON, DC - JUNE 20:
A man shows an empty packet of Show cigars and Train Wrecked, a brand of what is commonly referred to as K2 or spice, nearby the corner of 2nd and D streets Northwest in Washington, DC, on June 20, 2015. Officials at the nearby Community for Creative Non-Violence, D.C.'s largest homeless shelter, have complained about open-air sales and use of synthetic drugs on the street. The drugs, popularly known as K2, has made some users violent.
 

(Photo by Brittany Greeson/The Washington Post via Getty Images)

    Skid Row’s K2 Epidemic

    Skid Row’s K2 Epidemic

    LOS ANGELES — Skid Row in Los Angeles has always been a place in dire need of help. Walking down the streets, you see broken tents, sprawled bodies, and varying levels of human suffering. Homeless people’s faces are painted with anguish. The infam...

    Synthetic marijuana has a growing fan base among the homeless community of Los Angeles’s Skid Row, causing overdoses and hospitalizations.

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    DP45G4 Jul 25, 2006; La Jolla, CA, USA; THEODORE PINNOCK, who has cerebral palsy and must use a wheelchair shows the bathroom at an accessible restaurant called Cozymel's Mexican Grill in La Jolla. PINNOCK has made a career of suing or threatening to sue thousands of businesses alleging violations of the Americans with Disabilities Act. Tomorrow ( July 26) is the 16th anniversary of ADA b

    HB2’s Other Victims: The Disabled

    HB2’s Other Victims: The Disabled

    In recent weeks, public restrooms have been a highly discussed subject. Newspaper headlines, websites, talk shows, even political debates have raised the question of bathroom accessibility thanks to the passing of North Carolina’s HB2 law, known c...

    North Carolina’s discriminatory HB2 law doesn’t just hurt trans people—it affects people with disabilities.

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    BeastStyle

    LONDON, ENGLAND - APRIL 29:  Pippa Middleton and Prince Harry greet crowd of admirers from the balcony of Buckingham Palace on April 29, 2011 in London, England.  (Photo by James Devaney/FilmMagic)

    Queen Not Amused by Harry/Pippa Fanfic

    Queen Not Amused by Harry/Pippa Fanfic

    A murderer may have broken into the grounds of Buckingham Palace this week and spent seven long minutes strolling in the shrubbery before being apprehended by police, but when it comes to the walled garden of their private lives, the royals are sh...

    Both the queen and Prince Harry have successfully complained about incorrect press stories—the usual royal suffer-in-silence approach to the media appears to be over.

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    FJ3C6X epa00811461 The picture shows a young woman taking a closer look onto a picture in the exhibition 'Lee Miller: Photographies 1930 - 1970' at the Kunstmuseum (Art Museum) in Wolfsburg, Germany, Thursday, 07 September 2006. Miller was a successful fashion model in the 1920s before going in 1929 to Paris with the intention of learning photography from the surrealist artist and photographer Man Ray. Although he first tried to demur, insisting that he did not take students, Miller soon became his photography assistant, as well as his lover and muse. While she was in Paris, she began her own photogr

    The Secrets of Woman in Hitler’s Bathtub

    The Secrets of Woman in Hitler’s Bathtub

    The image is striking, no wonder it became famous. This exquisite woman catches your eye, one of those high-cheeked WASP beauties men were raised to revere and women were raised to emulate—then envy. She soaks regally in a bathtub, her shoulder lu...

    Discovered for her beauty when she was almost run over, Lee Miller went on to have one of the greatest careers that was later undermined by the horror she saw and experienced.

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    Joe Corre wants to burn his punk rock memorabilia collection

    $7m Bonfire in London Punk Battle

    $7m Bonfire in London Punk Battle

    LONDON — Forty years after the Sex Pistols unleashed their debut single “Anarchy in the UK,” a battle for the soul of punk is raging in London.The war of words will culminate in a $7 million public bonfire that will incinerate decades of punk rock...

    Joe Corré, Malcolm McLaren and Vivienne Westwood’s son, will destroy his collection of memorabilia to stop punk becoming “a fucking museum piece.”

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    Still life. pour or whiskey in to glass.

    The Best Drams For World Whisky Day

    The Best Drams For World Whisky Day

    Washington, D.C. will never run out of must-see tourist attractions.And for drinkers, right up there with the Lincoln Memorial, the White House and the Capitol Building, is the city’s monument to whiskey, the Jack Rose Dining Saloon.The walls of t...

    Celebrate World Whisky Day today with these five singular whiskies from around the globe.

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    FJ3C6X epa00811461 The picture shows a young woman taking a closer look onto a picture in the exhibition 'Lee Miller: Photographies 1930 - 1970' at the Kunstmuseum (Art Museum) in Wolfsburg, Germany, Thursday, 07 September 2006. Miller was a successful fashion model in the 1920s before going in 1929 to Paris with the intention of learning photography from the surrealist artist and photographer Man Ray. Although he first tried to demur, insisting that he did not take students, Miller soon became his photography assistant, as well as his lover and muse. While she was in Paris, she began her own photogr

    The Secrets of Woman in Hitler’s Bathtub

    The Secrets of Woman in Hitler’s Bathtub

    The image is striking, no wonder it became famous. This exquisite woman catches your eye, one of those high-cheeked WASP beauties men were raised to revere and women were raised to emulate—then envy. She soaks regally in a bathtub, her shoulder lu...

    Discovered for her beauty when she was almost run over, Lee Miller went on to have one of the greatest careers that was later undermined by the horror she saw and experienced.

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    Timmy Wood

    Timmy Wood: A Laugh Cut Short

    Timmy Wood: A Laugh Cut Short

    Whenever anybody—without warning and for no apparent reason—dies way too young, the living react with incomprehension at the senselessness of the universe, and little reverence for the mysterious ways in which God or nature allegedly moves.That is...

    In his too-brief 32 years, friends and colleagues recall how Timmy Wood became one of the standout performers of Manhattan’s comedy scene.

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    Upfront Party at MoMA in New York City on Monday, May 16, 2016" -- Pictured: NBC's "Shades of Blue" star Jennifer Lopez

    J.Lo Doesn’t Want to Be Called a ‘Diva’

    J.Lo Doesn’t Want to Be Called a ‘Diva’

    There is a gap between the admiration and celebration accorded to those we may call “divas,” and how those figures might feel about being called “divas.’”It was once a badge of camp approbation (“She is such a diva”). But Jennifer Lopez—in a fasci...

    ‘Diva’ used to be said with wonder, accorded to the grandest of female celebrities. But for J.Lo, it is simply a sexist putdown for women seen as ‘difficult.’

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    The Myth of James Bond’s Martini

    The Myth of James Bond’s Martini

    There are few drink orders in history as famous as “Martini, shaken, not stirred.”While James Bond may have been tasked by the Queen to save the world from a rogues’ gallery of maniacal and creatively sadistic bad guys, arguably his greatest legac...

    Rather than 007’s famous Vodka Martini—shaken, not stirred—special guests at his creator Ian Fleming’s house were served a flaming rum punch.

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    Timmy Wood: A Laugh Cut Short

    Timmy Wood: A Laugh Cut Short

    Whenever anybody—without warning and for no apparent reason—dies way too young, the living react with incomprehension at the senselessness of the universe, and little reverence for the mysterious ways in which God or nature allegedly moves.That is...

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    • American ice cream makers Ben Cohen (L) en Jerry Greenfield, founders of the brand, Ben & Jerry's give out ice creams for free in their shop in the centre of Amsterdam, The Netherlands on Monday February 22, 2010.  AFP PHOTO/ANP/ADE JOHNSON  ***netherlands out - belgium out*** (Photo credit should read ADE JOHNSON/AFP/Getty Images)

      Ben & Jerry’s Political Ice Cream Flavor

      The new flavor, “Empower Mint,” includes a big scoop of voting rights advocacy.

    • Cars burn in central Athens' Exarchia district, after being set on fire by young anarchists at the end of a demonstration on February 26, 2015. Several hundreds of people protested in Athens today against a compromise loan deal between Greece and its international creditors.  AFP PHOTO/LOUISA GOULIAMAKI        (Photo credit should read LOUISA GOULIAMAKI/AFP/Getty Images)

      Life in Greece’s Anarchist Capital

      Graffiti everywhere, police almost nowhere. Welcome to Exarchia, Athens’ anarchist neighborhood.

    Donnie Hedden

    Vets Take on Feds Over Hemp Flags

    Vets Take on Feds Over Hemp Flags

    Grown by veterans on an Appalachian farm, then woven into American flags.

    A location on Mars associated with the best-selling novel and Hollywood movie, "The Martian is seen in an image from the High Resolution Imaging Science Experiment (HiRISE) camera on NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter taken May 17, 2015.  This area is in the Acidalia Planitia region and in the novel and the movie, it is the landing site of a crewed mission named Ares 3.  REUTERS/NASA/JPL-Caltech/Univ. of Arizona/Handout via Reuters  THIS IMAGE HAS BEEN SUPPLIED BY A THIRD PARTY. IT IS DISTRIBUTED, EXACTLY AS RECEIVED BY REUTERS, AS A SERVICE TO CLIENTS. FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY. NOT FOR SALE FOR MARKETING OR ADVERTISING CAMPAIGNS - RTS39QM

    Mars Had 400-Foot Tsunamis

    Mars Had 400-Foot Tsunamis

    New maps of the planet’s surface show evidence of two tsunamis about 400 feet high.

    Biodegradable, edible 6-pack rings

    Edible 6-Pack Rings Aim to Save Seas

    Edible 6-Pack Rings Aim to Save Seas

    New invention prevents choking, biodegrades faster, provides nutrition.

    Van Morrison

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    Lost Live Video of Van’s ‘Caravan’

    Often counted among the greatest live albums of all time, Van Morrison’s It’sToo Late to Stop Now features the Irish singer-songwriter at his prime in live performances.The 1973 tour, featuring his newly formed Caledonia Soul Orchestra, holds a my...

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    A location on Mars associated with the best-selling novel and Hollywood movie, "The Martian is seen in an image from the High Resolution Imaging Science Experiment (HiRISE) camera on NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter taken May 17, 2015.  This area is in the Acidalia Planitia region and in the novel and the movie, it is the landing site of a crewed mission named Ares 3.  REUTERS/NASA/JPL-Caltech/Univ. of Arizona/Handout via Reuters  THIS IMAGE HAS BEEN SUPPLIED BY A THIRD PARTY. IT IS DISTRIBUTED, EXACTLY AS RECEIVED BY REUTERS, AS A SERVICE TO CLIENTS. FOR EDITORIAL USE ONLY. NOT FOR SALE FOR MARKETING OR ADVERTISING CAMPAIGNS - RTS39QM

    Mars Had 400-Foot Tsunamis

    Mars Had 400-Foot Tsunamis

    New maps of the planet’s surface show evidence of two tsunamis about 400 feet high.

    US actress Robin Wright poses for photographers on the red carpet ahead of the world premiere of the television series 'House of Cards - Season 3 Episode 1' in London on February 26, 2015.  AFP PHOTO / JUSTIN TALLIS        (Photo credit should read JUSTIN TALLIS/AFP/Getty Images)

    Robin Wright Demanded Equal Pay

    Robin Wright Demanded Equal Pay

    The actress made a Claire Underwood-like power play to get the same pay as Kevin Spacey.

    A European garden spider sits in its net on August 22, 2014 in Berlin. The spider's varieties are common across Europe and North America.                       AFP PHOTO / DPA / WOLFGANG KUMM / GERMANY OUT        (Photo credit should read WOLFGANG KUMM/AFP/Getty Images)

    Man-Made Spider Webs Built by Scientists

    Man-Made Spider Webs Built by Scientists

    Researchers have created wires that stretch and coil just like a spider web.

    A plastinated human heart is on display at the European Society of Cardiology meeting venue in Amsterdam September 2, 2013. The future of cardiovascular treatment was the main talking point for some 30,000 medics gathered in Amsterdam for the European Society of Cardiology annual congress. Cardiovascular disease remains the number one killer worldwide and doctors fear a renewed epidemic of heart problems in 20 to 30 years time as a new generation of overweight and obese youngsters reaches middle age. Picture taken September 2, 2013. To match Analysis story HEART RESEARCH/   REUTERS/Cris Toala Olivares (NETHERLANDS - Tags: HEALTH SOCIETY) - RTX135EA

    The Heart Attack You Didn't Know You Had

    The Heart Attack You Didn't Know You Had

    A new study says 45% of heart attacks are “silent,” or asymptomatic.

    • A European garden spider sits in its net on August 22, 2014 in Berlin. The spider's varieties are common across Europe and North America.                       AFP PHOTO / DPA / WOLFGANG KUMM / GERMANY OUT        (Photo credit should read WOLFGANG KUMM/AFP/Getty Images)

      Man-Made Spider Webs Built by Scientists

      Researchers have created wires that stretch and coil just like a spider web.

    • A plastinated human heart is on display at the European Society of Cardiology meeting venue in Amsterdam September 2, 2013. The future of cardiovascular treatment was the main talking point for some 30,000 medics gathered in Amsterdam for the European Society of Cardiology annual congress. Cardiovascular disease remains the number one killer worldwide and doctors fear a renewed epidemic of heart problems in 20 to 30 years time as a new generation of overweight and obese youngsters reaches middle age. Picture taken September 2, 2013. To match Analysis story HEART RESEARCH/   REUTERS/Cris Toala Olivares (NETHERLANDS - Tags: HEALTH SOCIETY) - RTX135EA

      The Heart Attack You Didn't Know You Had

      A new study says 45% of heart attacks are “silent,” or asymptomatic.

    US actress Robin Wright poses for photographers on the red carpet ahead of the world premiere of the television series 'House of Cards - Season 3 Episode 1' in London on February 26, 2015.  AFP PHOTO / JUSTIN TALLIS        (Photo credit should read JUSTIN TALLIS/AFP/Getty Images)

    Robin Wright Demanded Equal Pay

    Robin Wright Demanded Equal Pay

    The actress made a Claire Underwood-like power play to get the same pay as Kevin Spacey.