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July 19, 2016

Poke Radar Helps You Find Which Pokémon Are in Your Neighborhood Without Leaving the Couch

It's helpful, but it's not without flaws.
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July 19, 2016

Nike Featured a Plus-Size Model on Instagram — But There's an Unfortunate Twist

The brand still isn't completely inclusive.
July 19, 2016
July 19, 2016

'The Late Show With Stephen Colbert' Brings Back Jon Stewart to Take Down Donald Trump

There's no better week for two Comedy Central legends to return.
July 19, 2016

What Is Menstrual Extraction? Inside the Controversial Technique That Could Help Women

It's uncomfortable. It's controversial. But it's helped thousands of women outside the United States.
July 19, 2016

Amber Rose and Tess Holliday Reveal the Truth About Pregnancy Sex

It's not everyone's cup of tea.
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July 19, 2016

This Brand Just Took a Major Stand On Desexualizing the Body at Miami Swim Week

Model Gabi Fulton walked the runway in a suit holding and covering her exposed breast.
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July 19, 2016
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July 19, 2016

Melania Trump and Michelle Obama's Convention Speeches: A Side-By-Side Comparison

Seems like Melania Trump was very, very *inspired* by Michelle Obama.
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July 19, 2016

Kat Von D Blasts Makeup Artist Jeffree Star, Accusing Him of Racism, Bullying and Drug Use

The two makeup entrepreneurs had been best friends for years.
July 19, 2016

Donald Trump's "We Are the Champions" RNC Entrance Betrays a Cruel Irony

Freddy Mercury might not be pleased with Donald Trump's use of his iconic song.
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July 19, 2016

Melania Trump's RNC Speech Wasn't the Only Time She "Borrowed" Her Words From Black Women

Imitation is a form of flattery Melania Trump — if you own up to it.
July 19, 2016

Leslie Jones Spent Her Entire Day Responding to Disgusting Racist and Sexist Tweets

Leslie Jones dealt with a lot of racist vitriol on Twitter yesterday and Twitter wasn't happy about it.
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July 19, 2016
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July 19, 2016

#FamousMelaniaTrumpQuotes Trends on Twitter After Her Suspiciously Familiar RNC Speech

Is Melania Trump Becky with the borrowed speech?
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July 19, 2016

Kate McKinnon's 'Ghostbusters' Performance Is Giving Queer Women a Lot of Feelings

Kate McKinnon: Ghostbuster and heartbreaker.
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July 19, 2016

Steve King Thinks White People Contributed the Most to Civilization. He's Wrong.

Let's give the Iowa lawmaker a refresher on world history.
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July 19, 2016

RNC 2016: Tampon Joke From Mark Geist and John Tiegen Sparks Outrage on Social Media

John Tiegan and Mark Geist, two men who survived the Benghazi attack, cracked an offensive joke about tampons at the RNC.
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July 19, 2016

When Is the 2016 Democratic National Convention? Dates and Full Schedule for Upcoming DNC

Here's what you need to know about the 2016 DNC.
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July 19, 2016

Meet Poodlecorp, the 'Pokémon Go' Hackers With a Plan to Make Society Crumble

Forget Anonymous. Forget fsociety. It's all about Poodlecorp in 2016.
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July 19, 2016

Melania Trump's 2016 RNC Speech Is Eerily Close to Michelle Obama's 2008 DNC Speech

Was Michelle Obama's speech a bit more than an inspiration to Melania Trump's?
July 19, 2016
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July 19, 2016

Nickelodeon's Cartoon "The Loud House" Will Feature an Interracial Gay Couple

They're here, they're queer and they're helicopter parents.
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July 19, 2016

Tiffany Trump RNC Speech: Here’s What to Expect When Donald’s Daughter Takes the Stage

What's the deal with Trump's youngest daughter?
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July 19, 2016

Donald Trump Is Officially the Republican Presidential Nominee

Donald Trump is now officially the Republican presidential nominee, after an uneventful roll call vote of delegates.
July 19, 2016

Alessia Cara Reveals Why She's Ditching Hair and Makeup in Her Recent Performances

The 20-year-old decided things needed to change after being called "homeless" for wearing a pair of jeans during her concert.
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July 19, 2016

Hillary Clinton's Staff Is Reading All of Donald Trump's 5,500 Lawsuits on Facebook Live

Clinton's staff has a lot of reading to do.
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July 19, 2016

RNC 2016 Day 1: Steve King Says Whites Contributed "More to Civilization" Than Other Races

Rep. Steve King is tired of the hate against "old white people."
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July 19, 2016

Pat Smith at RNC: "I Blame Hillary Personally for the Death of My Son" in Benghazi

"Hillary for prison. She deserves to be in stripes," said Patricia Smith, mother of one of the men killed in Benghazi, Libya.
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July 19, 2016

Some RNC Attendees Think White Nationalists Are Oppressed — One Stat Proves Them Wrong

A national hate group watchdog says white nationalists are experiencing the opposite of oppression in the U.S.
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July 19, 2016

The First Day of the 2016 Republican National Convention Was a Disaster for Donald Trump

The controversies roiling the convention's kickoff speak volumes about the party's deeper problems.
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July 19, 2016

Inside the Surprising Popularity of "Cheating Married Men" Porn

Giving the term "daddy" a whole new meaning.
July 19, 2016

How to Get Verified on Twitter After Rule Change Lets Anybody Apply for Blue Checkmark

Applying for Twitter verification: as easy as reporting harassment, but hopefully more effective.
July 19, 2016
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July 19, 2016

Rudy Giuliani’s RNC Speech Is the Screamiest Moment of the Night So Far

Giuliani's 'Scream Queens' Season 2 audition tape is here.
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July 19, 2016

Paolo Ballesteros' 'Game of Thrones'-Inspired Makeup Transformation Deserves Its Own Emmy

From Arya to Daenerys, these looks are nearly identical.
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July 19, 2016

Newt Gingrich Says Melania Trump Is "Very Attractive," Proves Trump Isn't "Anti-Immigrant"

Newt Gingrich says Donald Trump's wife proves he isn't anti-immigrant.
July 19, 2016

NASA's Kepler Space Telescope Just Discovered 2 New Earth-Like Planets

NASA's alien-hunting Kepler Space Telescope confirmed 104 new exoplanets, and two of them might be a lot like Earth.
July 19, 2016

'RuPaul's Drag Race': Ranking All the All-Stars Queens' Best Lip-Sync Performances

From Alyssa Edwards' "Cold-Hearted" to Katya's "Twist of Fate."
July 19, 2016

Log Cabin Republicans Call Republican National Convention Platform "Sad!"

The Log Cabin Republicans say it's the most anti-LGBT platform ever.
July 19, 2016

Long Hours Make Your Brain Dumber, At Least If You're Over Age 40

The ideal work week length might surprise you.
July 19, 2016

NASA Just Released 1,300 Images of Jupiter From the Juno Probe

These Jupiter images are incredible — you just have to zoom way in.
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July 19, 2016

Sheriff David Clarke at RNC: "Blue Lives Matter!”

Milwaukee County Sheriff David Clarke got one of the loudest applauses Monday night at the Republican National Convention.
July 19, 2016

How to Get a Raise From Your Boss Without Making Things Awkward

Asking for a higher salary doesn't have to be painful.
July 19, 2016

Global Economic Growth Will Slow in 2016, Brexit Is to Blame, IMF Says

The International Monetary Fund slashed its growth forecasts.... Again.
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July 19, 2016

RNC Chief Strategist Uses 'My Little Pony' to Defend Melania Trump's Plagiarism

Republicans got creative in their defense of the speech, which cribbed lines from Michelle Obama's 2008 convention address.
July 19, 2016

Meet the 13-Year-Old Who Inspired the First All-Female Tackle Football League

The league's motto is, "Play like a girl."
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July 19, 2016

2016 RNC Norovirus Outbreak: The Perfect Sh*tstorm

Several GOP staffers were reportedly driving the porcelain bus on Tuesday.
July 19, 2016

Steve King's Racist Comments Earned Him the Ire of Twitter's #LessRacistThanSteveKing

#LessRacistThanSteveKing is sweeping Twitter.
July 19, 2016

Samantha Bee Tries to Make Sense of the 2016 RNC Chaos on 'Full Frontal'

The only good news? Indiana would no longer have Mike Pence as governor.
July 19, 2016

Kesha Announces Official Comeback as Kesha and the Creepies With "Fuck the World" Tour

"Much like a flower with no sun, my soul slowly dies when I don’t get to create and perform."
July 19, 2016

As Republicans Deny Climate Change, the UN Says it Could Cost the World $2 Trillion

The literal cost of global climate change could be enormous.
July 19, 2016

Watch Lady Gaga Perform "Born This Way" for a Boy in a Mexican Foster Care Center

This might be Lady Gaga's most personal performance yet.
July 19, 2016

Mister Wallace's "It Girl" Is a Joyous Celebration of Black Queerness and Gender Fluidity

"I wanted my video to show a street kid chasing a broken American Dream."
July 19, 2016

A Goat Drowned Because People Couldn't Stop Taking Pictures of It

Selfies cost this goat its life.
July 19, 2016
July 19, 2016

'The Bachelorette' Week 7: Hometowns and Hoedowns

Yee-haw, it's time to meet the parents.
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July 19, 2016
July 19, 2016

Ben Carson Said Being Transgender Is Like Changing Ethnicities — Here's Why He's Wrong

The former GOP presidential candidate really doesn't get it.
July 19, 2016

"Black Olives Matter" Sign at Albuquerque Area Restaurant Triggers Anger

"We were trying to promote our pan-seared ahi tuna with a black olive tapenade relish," says Paisano's owner Rick Camuglia.
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July 19, 2016

Lobster Roll Croissants: Sacrilegious or Delicious?

The latter. It's gotta be the latter.
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July 19, 2016

A Decade Later, Obama's Speech on Climate Change Holds an Important Lesson

On global warming, Obama had it right 10 years ago.
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July 19, 2016

Lindsay Lohan Posts Perplexing Nightie Pic in Tribute to Tragedies in France and Turkey

Lindsay Lohan would like to know where the crease would go, if we physically folded history.
July 19, 2016

Miley Cyrus and Lolawolf Debut "Tear Drop" via Apple Music's Beats1

It's the first taste of Lolawolf's upcoming album, which the band revealed they plan to finish by the end of the summer.
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July 19, 2016

1,000 Exeter Alumni Sign Open Letter Demanding School Take Action on Sexual Assault

Former students plan to withhold donations to the elite prep school over its alleged mishandling of sexual abuse.
July 19, 2016

The Nice Attacker Had a Beard and by That Standard These Men Have Been Radicalized Too

Why are beards on brown men such a big deal?
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July 19, 2016

ISIS Takes Credit for Axe Attack on German Train

Authorities found a hand-painted ISIS flag in his room.
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July 19, 2016

Melania Trump Offers Uplifting Speech in Her RNC Debut

Melania Trump sought to humanize Donald Trump in her first major speech of the election.
July 19, 2016

Who Is Dana White? What You Should Know About the UFC President and RNC Speaker

Businessman and UFC president Dana White isn't without controversy.
July 19, 2016

Lauryn Hill Opens Up on Tax Issues, Why She Left the Game: "It Has Been an Uphill Battle"

"It took bold, courageous moves, and cost me certain economic comforts."
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July 19, 2016
July 19, 2016

Netflix Hit 'Making a Murderer' Will Return for Season 2

More Dean Strang, please.
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July 19, 2016
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