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June 13, 2016

Anonymous Says "Declaring War" on ISIS Is Pointless After Orlando Shooting

Thinking Anonymous will save us from terror is "silly," says... well, Anonymous.
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June 13, 2016

How to Change Your Facebook Photo to "We Are Orlando" and Pride Flag After Pulse Shooting

Here's how to stand with Orlando on Facebook.
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June 13, 2016

Apple iOS 10 Update Is Going to Change the Way You Text

So many emojis, so little time.
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June 13, 2016

There Was Another Massacre This Weekend That Deserves Your Attention

A smaller mass shooting in New Mexico went almost unnoticed this weekend.
June 13, 2016

Actors of Color Just Swept Every Musical Performance Category at the 2016 Tony Awards

'Hamilton' and 'The Color Purple' made it a clean sweep.
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June 13, 2016

What to Know About Orlando Shooter Omar Mateen's Father, Seddique Mir Mateen

Omar Mateen's father has some troubling political views of his own.
June 13, 2016

In One Tweet, Madonna Made Orlando's Tragic Mass Shooting All About Her

While Madonna has been an icon in the gay community for years, sometimes even queens stumble.
June 13, 2016

Donald Trump Says Orlando Victims Could Have Saved Themselves if They Were Armed

Repeating a familiar refrain, Trump says more guns are the solution to gun massacres.
June 13, 2016

Apple iOS 10: All the Features and Upgrades That Will Change How You Use Your Phone

You'll be able to upgrade to Apple's iOS 10 in the fall.
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June 13, 2016

Orlando Shooting: Latest Updates on Investigation, Victims and What We Know About Suspect

Here's everything we know about the attack at Pulse nightclub so far.
June 13, 2016

WikiHow's "How to Be Ghetto" Instructional Guide Is as Offensive as Humanly Possible

Learn how to be ghetto with this racist WikiHow tutorial.
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June 13, 2016

How Blue Ivy Carter Is Already a Worthy Heir to Beyoncé's Style Icon Throne

As if this should come as any surprise.
June 13, 2016

Orlando Nightclub Shooting Prompts Global Vigils Hours After the Massacre at Pulse

Vigils have been planned worldwide in the wake of the attacks on Orlando's Pulse nightclub.
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June 13, 2016

Cosmetics Company BareMinerals Called Out for Making Darker Skin Tones an "Afterthought"

The brand only sells a few shades for women of color.
June 13, 2016

These GOP Lawmakers Sent "Prayers" After Pulse Shooting — But Took Money From the NRA

The same politicians sending thoughts and prayers after the Orlando shooting have an interesting record when it comes to guns.
June 13, 2016

Watch Lin-Manuel Miranda's 2016 Tony Awards Sonnet: "Love Is Love Is Love Is Love"

"Senseless acts of tragedy remind us that nothing here is promised, not one day."
June 13, 2016

#TwoMenKissing Hashtag Takes Defiant Stance in Support of Orlando Shooting Victims

In the wake of the horrifying Orlando attacks, social media users are posting small gestures of defiance.
June 13, 2016

In Rush to Explain Orlando Shooting, Americans Blame Everything But America

When will we look at ourselves instead of trying to find everything that is foreign about these attacks?
June 13, 2016

Woman's Viral Post Shows "There's So Much Good and So Much Love" After Orlando Shooting

New Yorker Amaira Hasan witnessed a subway rally to protect two women from a bigot.
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June 13, 2016

A Brief History of the AR-15, the Weapon Behind the Deadliest Shootings in the US

Everything about the AR-15, the American mass shooter's weapon of choice.
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June 13, 2016

Orlando's LGBTQ Community Gathers to Mourn After Tragic Pulse Shooting

Parliament House, a gay resort in Orlando, hosted a vigil for the victims of the mass shooting Sunday.
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June 13, 2016

These LGBTQ People Tell Lawmakers Exactly What to Do With Their "Thoughts and Prayers"

The LGBTQ community has spoken on the common "thoughts and prayers" response to massacres.
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June 13, 2016

London Mayor Sadiq Khan Hates Those Beach Body Ads as Much as the Rest of Us

Sadie Khan wants to ban those body-shaming Protein World ads from the London tube.
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June 13, 2016

Here's the Truth About Whether Orlando Shooting Was Terrorism or a Hate Crime

The definitions of terrorism and hate crimes are as complex as the alleged motivations of the Orlando nightclub shooter.
June 13, 2016

This Photo of 3 Arab Men in Drag Is Going Viral for the Best Reason After Pulse Shooting

The viral snap of Arab men in drag is a shot that embodies strength, resilience, beauty and complexity.
June 13, 2016

Adele Breaks Down in Tears While Dedicating Her Concert to the Victims of Orlando Shooting

"The LGBTQ community, they’re like my soulmates since I was really young, so I’m really moved by it."
June 13, 2016

Did the Pulse Shooting in Orlando Make a Donald Trump Presidency More Likely?

Trump may be playing into Clinton's hands by pronouncing himself an Orlando oracle.
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June 13, 2016

Orlando Massacre Victim Amanda Alvear's Snapchat Recorded the First Gunshots at Pulse Club

This 25-year-old's Snapchat is some of the first footage coming out of Pulse.
June 13, 2016

Antikythera Mechanism, World's First Computer, May Have Been Used to Predict the Future

New X-rays of the Antikythera Mechanism reveal a clue about ancient Greek astronomy.
June 13, 2016

The 6 Worst Dating Dealbreakers, According to Millennials — Plus One That Trumps Them All

What's less sexy than being a bad kisser? Supporting Trump, apparently.
June 13, 2016

Surprise: Young Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump Supporters Actually Agree on Gun Control

Close to 1 in 5 millennials surveyed said they knew a victim of gun violence.
June 13, 2016

The Tony Awards' Opening Ceremony Paid a Touching Tribute to the Orlando Victims

Host James Corden delivered touching opening remarks.
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June 13, 2016

If You're not Putting Olives In Your Chocolate Chip Cookies, You're Doing It Wrong

This combo will surprise you, excite you and ultimately make you cry because it's so delicious.
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June 13, 2016

Orlando Shooting: The Nation's Front Pages a Day After Deadliest Shooting Massacre

Here's how the nation's front pages reacted to the Pulse shooting.
June 13, 2016

After the Orlando Shooting, a Muslim Man's Post Is Going Viral for the Best Reason

Mahmoud ElAwadi's Facebook post prompted one user to call him "an American hero."
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June 13, 2016

Lunch-Stealing Seagulls Are Bullies, But One School Has Found an Epic Way to Fight Back

"Give me all your lunch money, and also your lunch." — Seagulls
June 13, 2016

Apple WWDC 2016 Live Recap: iOS 10 Updates, New OS X 12.1 and What You Should Know

Big updates are coming to your devices.
June 13, 2016

The Orlando Shooting Could Have Long-Term Effects on LGBTQ Mental Health

It's the invisible consequence of hate-based violence we never talk about.
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June 13, 2016
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June 13, 2016

Donald Trump Embraces Gays and Gives Muslims the Middle Finger in Speech on Orlando

Restricting Muslim immigration makes him a better ally of LGBT voters than Clinton, Trump says.
June 13, 2016

Queer Muslims Tell the World "We Exist" After Orlando Shooting

Muslim Americans are speaking out against hate.
June 13, 2016

Orlando Man Harasses Gay Stranger, Says Massacre Was "Bound to Happen"

Members of the LGBT community aren't even allowed to grieve in peace.
June 13, 2016

These Are the Heroes of the Orlando Mass Shooting — And You Need to Know Their Names

"I never imagined I would be at anything like this. It was so terrible."
June 13, 2016

‘Game of Thrones’ Season 6, Episode 8 Recap: Two Popular Theories Were Just Shot Down

On the bright side, there's no way we aren't getting the Battle of the Bastards next week.
June 13, 2016

Disney ‘Moana’ Teaser Trailer Unveils Stunning First Look at Polynesian Princess

Meet Moana, Disney's first Polynesian princess.
June 13, 2016

In Wake of Orlando, One Graph Shows the Grim Reality of Our Tolerance for Gun Violence

History shows that people will forget about the Orlando massacre as the months wear on.
June 13, 2016

7 Politicians Whose "Thoughts and Prayers" for Orlando Gloss Over Their Anti-LGBTQ Views

Thoughts and prayers are not enough when you've legislated against LGBTQ people your entire political career.
June 13, 2016

This New Clock Redesigns the Way You Measure Time

It's about time.
June 13, 2016

Vice President Joe Biden Responds to Pulse Nightclub Massacre: "Prayers Are Not Enough"

"The targeting of our gay, lesbian, bisexual and transgender Americans is evil and abhorrent."
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June 13, 2016