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Aug. 2, 2016

Here's How to Go Hyper-Local Through Immersive Travel

Never be mistaken for a tourist again.
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Aug. 2, 2016

'Ghostbusters' Halloween Costumes Are Here — And Sexist as Hell

If you thought the outrage was over, think again.
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Who Is the Next 'Bachelor' and When Does the Next Season Air? Here's What We Know So Far

Could it be Chad? (Don't hold your breath.)
Aug. 2, 2016

Will the Next Bachelor Be Robby Hayes, Chase McNary or Luke Pell? Here's the Case for Each

Who will be the next bachelor? We have some ideas.
Aug. 2, 2016

Jupiter's Giant Red Spot Is Also Red-Hot

We finally have an explanation for why Jupiter's atmosphere is so hot.
Aug. 2, 2016

Mom Blogger Olivia White Just Showed the World What a Real Post-Baby Body Looks Like

She also comes out as pro-cheeseburger, which: same.
Aug. 2, 2016

How to Change Your Facebook Profile Picture to Your Country's Flag for the Rio Olympics

Here's the easiest way to show your national pride.
Aug. 2, 2016

Skye Mockabee, Trans Woman in Cleveland, Found Dead in Parking Lot

She is the 16th trans or gender nonconforming person to be killed in 2016.
Aug. 2, 2016

Korryn Gaines, a 23-Year-Old Black Woman, Shot and Killed by Baltimore County Police

A 5-year-old boy, reportedly Gaines' son, was also injured during the incident.
Aug. 2, 2016

The Best iPhone 7 Videos That Reveal the Big Features of Apple's September Release

What will the iPhone 7 look like? Will it have a headphone jack? These videos give us a hint.
Aug. 2, 2016

'The Bachelorette: After the Final Rose' Recap: Does JoJo Fletcher Wind Up Happy?

How did the runner-up handle his rejection?
Aug. 2, 2016

What is Frank Ocean building on his site's livestream? Here's a list of fan theories.

Some conspiracy theories to mull over while we wait for Frank to be done being Frank.
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Aug. 2, 2016
Aug. 2, 2016

Is It Racist to Call Chocolate Sprinkles "Jimmies"?

Should the word officially be retired forever?
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Aug. 2, 2016

Samsung Galaxy Note 7's Iris Scanner Might Be the Coolest Smartphone Feature Ever

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 release date, features, specs, iris scanner, camera and more.
Aug. 2, 2016

Google's "Stay in the Loop" Feature Reveals What People Are Saying About You Online

What is Stay in the Loop and how do you use it?
Aug. 2, 2016

Samantha Bee Explains the Reason Hillary Clinton Must Win: She Isn’t Donald Trump

"Let’s hope Hillary doesn’t get lipstick on her teeth between now and November or it’s all over."
Aug. 2, 2016

The Best Cities for 'Pokémon Go' That Also Have Really Cool Other Shit to Do

Here's what to do on your journey to catch 'em all.
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Aug. 2, 2016

Donald Trump Lashes Out at Mother of Crying Baby: "Get the Baby Out of Here!"

Donald Trump kicks a baby out of his Virginia rally.
Aug. 2, 2016

Watch the Patriarchy in Action as a News Anchor Tries to Kiss His Female Coworker on Air

That's a totally normal, OK, and HR-approved thing to do, right?
Aug. 2, 2016

Apple Is Replacing the Gun Emoji With a Water Pistol — And People Are Pissed

There's a lot of talk about "PC culture."
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Aug. 2, 2016

Alaska Aims to Keep Doctors Out of Classrooms With New Sex Ed Restrictions

The state has the highest rate of chlamydia in the country, so this will probably end well.
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Aug. 2, 2016

Donald Trump's advice for sexually harassed women is as victim-blaming as it gets

Women have a message for Donald Trump. It starts with an "f" and it ends with a "u."
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Aug. 2, 2016

Hillary Clinton Wins Her First Endorsement From a Sitting Republican Congressman

Richard Hanna is the first sitting GOP congressman to announce he'll vote for Hillary Clinton in November.
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Aug. 2, 2016

Millennials Are Having Less Sex Because the Internet Is Way More Fun

"I'd rather be watching YouTube videos and making money."
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Aug. 2, 2016

Donald Trump Deferred the US Military Draft Five Times, 'New York Times' Reports

In 1968 Trump seemed like a perfect candidate for the draft — so why did he defer?
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Aug. 2, 2016

At Donald Trump Rally in Virginia, Boy Screams "Take the Bitch Down!"

The child's mother told reporters he must have learned to speak that way in "Democratic schools."
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Aug. 2, 2016

This Map Reveals Where All Your Trash Is Going — And What It's Doing to the Planet

The company SaveOnEnergy compiled data from the Environmental Protection Agency.
Aug. 2, 2016

'The Bachelorette' Season 12 Finale Proves Why the Series Needs a Queer or Nonwhite Star

It's time for a new kind of bachelor or bachelorette.
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Aug. 2, 2016

Obama Goes Nuclear on Trump: "The Republican Nominee Is Unfit to Serve as President"

The GOP nominee is "woefully unprepared" for the nation's highest office, Obama says.
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Aug. 2, 2016

#TrumpSacrifices Mocks Donald Trump for Saying He's Made "A Lot of Sacrifices"

The internet is asking: Donald Trump, what exactly have you sacrificed?
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Aug. 2, 2016
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Aug. 2, 2016

Karate Teacher Shärath Jason Wilson Gives an Amazing Pep Talk on Black Masculinity

You're going to need a handkerchief for this one.
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Aug. 2, 2016

Flossing Is a Waste of Your Damn Time, Your Life Is a Damn Lie, Report Finds

Dental floss is a tiny box of deception — and nothing more.
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Aug. 2, 2016

Is Rio's Water Dangerous? Here's What to Know Amid Brazil's Pollution Crisis

What the experts are saying about the 2016 Summer Olympics' health risks in Rio de Janeiro.
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Aug. 2, 2016

Vice President Joe Biden Officiates Same-Sex Marriage for White House Staffers

It was the VP's first time officiating a wedding.
Aug. 2, 2016

'The Bachelorette' Season 12 Finale Recap: Liveblogging JoJo's Final Choice

Who's here for the right reasons?
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Aug. 2, 2016
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Aug. 2, 2016

Bill Bratton to Announce Resignation from NYPD 1 Day After Black Lives Matter Demands It

Bill Bratton is best known for the "broken windows" strategy of policing.
Aug. 2, 2016
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Aug. 2, 2016

Here's What It Costs to Host the 2016 Rio Olympics and How It Compares to Previous Games

It still costs less than the Summer Olympics in London and Beijing.
Aug. 2, 2016

Astronomers Just Found a Huge Void in the Milky Way

Our galaxy has a bald spot.
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Marco Rubio to Spend Two-Month Anniversary of Pulse Shootings at Anti-Gay Conference

Fellow scheduled speaker Mat Staver once accused churches that held Pulse memorial services of hosting a "homosexual love fest."
Aug. 2, 2016

The First 'RuPaul's Drag Race All Stars 2' Trailer Is Here

Come on, 'All Stars 2,' let's get sickening!
Aug. 2, 2016
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Aug. 2, 2016

Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump Both Slam Free Trade. Millennials Beg to Differ.

Younger voters enthusiastically back free trade, unlike both party's presidential candidates.
Aug. 2, 2016

Pokémon-Inspired Makeup Is Here Because Catching Them All Simply Wasn't Enough

It's for all those who have run out of Pokéballs.
Aug. 2, 2016

Paid Parental Leave: More Americans Are Getting It, But Not the Ones Who Need It Most

Great news for the people who didn't really need it that much.
Aug. 2, 2016

Drake and Kanye West's joint mixtape might actually break the internet beyond repair

This could be the biggest hip-hop release of 2016.
Aug. 2, 2016

Donald Trump's Answer on How Women Should Deal With Harassment Is Revealing

What Trump recommended women like those allegedly harassed by Fox News CEO Roger Ailes do is the opposite of helpful.
Aug. 2, 2016

Ashley Graham Pens Powerful Letter Explaining Why She Is Reclaiming Ownership of Her Body

She is refusing to let others dictate how she should look.
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Aug. 2, 2016

Donald Trump Finally Turns on Paul Ryan, Amps Up Criticism of John McCain

On Tuesday, Trump went for the nuclear option and suggested it might be time to replace both congressmen.
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Aug. 2, 2016

Donald Trump Might Not Know How to Eat Fried Chicken

That's just not how it's done, Donald.
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Aug. 2, 2016

Trump Thinks This Election Is "Rigged." He’s Obviously Referring to His Own Party, Right?

GOP-backed voting restrictions are actually stacking the deck in favor of Donald Trump, not Hillary Clinton.
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Aug. 2, 2016
Aug. 2, 2016

Cheap Places to Travel: 3 High-Value Destinations Off the Beaten Path

Daydreaming of a getaway? These spots have got it all.
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Aug. 2, 2016

Donald Trump Calls Hillary Clinton "The Devil" — Yes, Really

The insult capped a wild day for the GOP presidential nominee.
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Aug. 2, 2016

Patton Oswalt Shared a Powerful Facebook Post About Grief After His Wife's Death

"Michelle McNamara got yanked off the planet and out of life 102 days ago."
Aug. 2, 2016

'The Bachelor' Format Is Broken. Here's How to Fix It.

It's no longer revolutionary for attractive, white heterosexual people to find love on reality TV.
Aug. 2, 2016

Late Student Loan Payments? Here's How Much the Feds Will Dock Your Wages

More great news for people with student loans!
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Aug. 2, 2016

Dylann Roof's Lawyers Think the Death Penalty Is Unconstitutional

Dylann Roof's lawyers also challenged how a jury for his trial would be selected.
Aug. 2, 2016

Kesha drops sexual assault lawsuit against Dr. Luke to focus on new music

The singer has recorded and submitted 28 songs to her label, but her legal battle is far from over.
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Aug. 2, 2016
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Aug. 2, 2016

Here's Why Mic's Dispatches on Change Should Be Required Reading

And we want your help to tell the stories that are yet to be told.
Aug. 2, 2016

'The Unfortunate Importance of Beauty' Is Summer's Most Surprising Beach Read

It's an important commentary on how we view ourselves and others.
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Aug. 2, 2016

Indian Almond Milk Isn't Vegan, But You Should Definitely Be Drinking It

It's rich, creamy and not to be missed.
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Aug. 2, 2016

Amy Winehouse Foundation to Open a Recovery House for Women Overcoming Addiction

Amy's Place "will make such a profound difference to so many young women."
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Aug. 2, 2016

Who Is James O’Neill, the Chief of Department Replacing Bill Bratton as NYPD Commissioner

Bill Bratton announced his resignation on Tuesday.
Aug. 2, 2016
Aug. 2, 2016

James Baldwin's Birthday: Writers, Scholars Share Tributes to the Late Black Social Critic

James Baldwin is arguably the most celebrated African-American writer of the 20th century.
Aug. 2, 2016