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Aug. 18, 2016

Celebrate the tail end of summer with your chillest friend, wine

The end of summer is still boiling hot, but you don't have to wine about it.
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Here's what to know about Ryan Lochte's net worth, girlfriend and hair

"Don't ask me what color it is, because I still don't know."
Aug. 18, 2016

Should we teach teens about BDSM in sex ed?

We can learn an awful lot from the kink community about consent.
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Aug. 18, 2016

Arthur Nory Mariano would like to remind Zac Efron that he saw Simone Biles first, OK?

Two men. One woman. An Olympic love triangle for the ages.
Aug. 18, 2016

Donald Trump’s latest shake-up is bad for his campaign — but worse for us all

Trump seems to be planning for the evil he does to live after him, regardless of the outcome on Nov. 8.
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Aug. 18, 2016

Jill Stein's VP doubles down on calling Obama "Uncle Tom" in truly wild town hall

Ajamu Baraka defended his use of a racial slur to describe President Barack Obama.
Aug. 18, 2016

Donald Trump adviser on the Holocaust: "The ovens were too small to kill 6 million Jews"

Joseph Schmitz, one of Trump's foreign policy advisers, allegedly bragged about firing Jews.
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Aug. 18, 2016

#TrumpExplainsMoviePlots is the hilarious hashtag you didn't know you needed this week

"Voldemort, great guy. Ridding the magic world of immigrants. Crooked Harry can't be trusted."
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Aug. 18, 2016

These tweets expose the hypocrisy in how we react to Ryan Lochte’s robbery lie

Ryan Lochte isn't a kid. He's a 32-year-old man who needs to be held accountable.
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Aug. 18, 2016

This photo of a little boy rescued from an airstrike shows the horrors of war-torn Syria

This is what civilian life in Aleppo, Syria, looks like.
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Aug. 18, 2016

Australia is being overrun with giant pet goldfish that have been dumped into lakes

"Whatever you do, don't release fish into waterways."
Aug. 18, 2016

Is 'Inside Amy Schumer' cancelled? Amy Schumer says she "didn't fire" Kurt Metzger

"He isn't a writer for my show because we aren't making the show anymore."
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Aug. 18, 2016

The "black-on-black crime" myth is the US's substitute for caring about black safety

Conservative critics say protesters don't care enough about violence in black communities. But history tells another story.
Aug. 18, 2016

'Big Brother 18': Paulie just can't stop crying

Find out who won the Power of Veto.
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Aug. 18, 2016

Kurt Metzger says he no longer works for Amy Schumer, doubles down on rape comments

"Even if I were gonna be fired, it's fine. Someone has to stand up to this mob."
Aug. 18, 2016

Instagram update: New ‘Events’ channel is copying Snapchat once again

Instagram's not even trying to hide it.
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Aug. 18, 2016

Private prisons are over for the US Department of Justice

It's not the end for private prisons, but it's a start.
Aug. 18, 2016

The iPhone 7 might be released later than we first thought

More time to save money.
Aug. 18, 2016

Watch Frank Ocean street race Tyler, the Creator, because we still have no album

To be frank, it's time to cut the shit.
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Aug. 18, 2016

Naked Donald Trump statues are taking over the world, so heaven help us all

Let's just say that the Donald is not nearly as yuge as he thinks he is.
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Aug. 18, 2016

Dozens of women were photographed in their underwear for an inspiring new campaign

Now, this, is exactly what lingerie campaigns should look like.
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Aug. 18, 2016

Usain Bolt Rio Olympics livestream: How to watch his final individual Olympic 200m race

You need to catch the fastest man alive at the Olympics for the last time.
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Aug. 18, 2016

Ryan Lochte robbery: US swimmers Jack Conger and Gunnar Bentz taken off plane in Rio

The two swimmers were on their way back to the U.S.
Aug. 18, 2016

Stabbing suspect with white power tattoos threatened to kill blacks at Trump rallies

Police say the suspect said he would go to the "next Donald Trump rally" and attack "more of the Black Lives Matter group."
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Aug. 18, 2016

Dolly Parton talks new album, Miley Cyrus and potential clothing, makeup and wig line

The living legend holds nothing back in an exclusive chat with 'Mic.'
Aug. 18, 2016

Azealia Banks just promoted skin-bleaching product Whitenicious on her Instagram account

This isn't the first time Banks has publicly endorsed skin whitening.
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Aug. 18, 2016

Is it ever OK for a white person to wear a feather headdress?

Let's settle this once and for all.
Aug. 18, 2016

The final episode of 'The Nightly Show' will include an appearance from Jon Stewart

As if you needed any more reason to check out the show's finale.
Aug. 18, 2016

'Mr. Robot' just offered 3 huge reveals. The results were mixed.

The good, the bad and the Tyrell Wellick reveal.
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Aug. 18, 2016

21 food documentaries on Netflix you should binge-watch this weekend

Plus the snacks you should pair with each.
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Aug. 18, 2016

Masculinity is so fragile, there's actually a laundry detergent for men

Because all other detergents on the market are strictly for women.
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Aug. 18, 2016

The 'We Love You' project helps black men reclaim their image from the mainstream media

Proceeds from the project will go to families of victims of police brutality.
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Aug. 18, 2016

What it's really like to shop for a swimsuit when you're plus size

'Mic' asked 10 plus-size women to describe what they love, and hate, about swimsuit shopping.
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Aug. 18, 2016

How boning a Kardashian became rap's ultimate status symbol

The Game's controversial new song is just the tip of the iceberg.
Aug. 18, 2016

We just got our first complete look at an exploding white dwarf star

This has never been seen before.
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Aug. 18, 2016

Shady story of Ryan Lochte's alleged robbery inspires #LochteGate on Twitter

#LochteGate is going viral on Twitter, and it's amazing.
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Aug. 18, 2016

Over on Instagram, men's nail polish, #MalePolish, is all the rage

And it's all thanks to designer Marc Jacobs.
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Aug. 18, 2016

Native American protesters stopped progress on the Dakota Access Pipeline

It helped for the time being, but construction is already under way
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No, 'Hollywood Reporter,' Nate Parker's rape trial is not a "sex scandal"

This is not grounds for an Oscars season process story.
Aug. 18, 2016

Michelle Obama got the Rio 2016 gymnastics team to walk back their love of junk food

Michelle Obama is everyone's mom — if everyone's mom could use Twitter.
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Aug. 18, 2016

Hillary Clinton makes big promises to Bernie's millennial fans — but can she keep them?

Hillary Clinton's play for millennials is working in the polls — but that's not even the hard part.
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Aug. 18, 2016

Eight female news anchors in Egypt were suspended and told to lose weight

"I believe I am an ordinary Egyptian woman who looks normal."
Aug. 18, 2016

Supernova ash found in fossils could solve a big extinction mystery

Earth once had "supernova rain."
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Aug. 18, 2016

You should probably try Hooch, the app that scores you a free drink every day

It's pretty much as simple as it sounds.
Aug. 18, 2016

Uber will start using self-driving cars sooner than you think

The company announced that it will begin deploying self-driving cars in Pittsburgh "in a few weeks," according to the 'AP'.
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Aug. 18, 2016

Climate change just forced an entire Alaskan village to relocate

Voters Shishmaref, Alaska voted to move the population of 650 to the mainland.
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Aug. 18, 2016

Report: After Laquan McDonald shooting, 7 officers may lose their jobs

The top police official has reportedly accepted the Chicago inspector general's recommendation that several officers be dismissed.
Aug. 18, 2016

Trevor Noah shows just how hopeless Donald Trump's efforts to capture the black vote are

"You cannot pitch more police without fixing the police that are already there."
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Barbra Streisand and Seth MacFarlane sang "Pure Imagination" and it was weirdly moving

Streisand asked MacFarlane to duet with her for her upcoming album.
Aug. 18, 2016

Minnesota's Ilhan Omar just shut down these unfounded rumors about her marriage

The Somali-American who had a historic win in Minnesota wrote a letter to address false claims.
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YG will reportedly donate $1 of every ticket sale to families affected by police violence

YG continues raising the political stakes surrounding his Fuck Donald Trump tour.
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Aug. 18, 2016

Brazilian police recommend that Ryan Lochte face indictment for filing a false report

This story just got even more complicated.
Aug. 18, 2016

Tennessee school district now allows students to wear this shirt bearing just the facts

A great day for the students — and these indisputable truths.
Aug. 18, 2016

Same Russian MP who banned 'gay propaganda' wants to decriminalize domestic violence

Domestic violence is rampant in Russia.
Aug. 18, 2016

Danny Brown's brilliant "Pneumonia" is like a fever dream set to a hip-hop beat

Hip-hop's resident Stanley Kubrick returns with the second single off his highly anticipated 'Atrocity Exhibition.'
Aug. 18, 2016

Macy Gray talks 'Stripped' and how Beyoncé has helped artists like her take back control

I'm never in the studio anymore because of pressure, it's because I'm inspired. I make music for the love of it."
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Aug. 18, 2016

Brianna Rollins, Nia Ali and Kristi Castlin made Olympic history in 100m hurdles

These hurdlers dominated the track.
Aug. 18, 2016

How much will the California wildfires cost? Here's why that's a tough question.

It's a big number, and it's getting bigger every day.
Aug. 18, 2016

Drake is impossible to diss, Joe Budden finally admits

For someone who wants to be return to irrelevancy so badly, Joe Budden can't seem to shut his mouth about Drake.
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Human sacrifice at a scientific research center? Ha ha, nope, that’s a hoax

It includes the fake "stabbing" of a woman.
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Aug. 18, 2016

Dozens of fish had their guts sliced open so these models could wrestle in caviar

At a recent event in Moscow, rich businessmen celebrated with this nauseating stunt. Naturally, people are pissed.
Aug. 18, 2016

Stocks of private prison companies are tanking after the Justice Department's announcement

Tough day for the for-profit prison industry.