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New Web Series Proves There Is No Such Thing as Too Much Kate McKinnon
jezebel.com
April 7, 2015

In their new webseries Notary Publix, national treasures Kate McKinnon and Aidy Bryant star as Gina Fra Diavolo and Erin Oatmeal, rival notary publics....

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Obvious Similarity Between Iran, Indiana News
NYMag
April 3, 2015

A confluence of news stories exposes a devastating flaw in the liberal worldview.

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George R.R. Martin Released a New Chapter of Game of Thrones Series
gawker.com
April 3, 2015

Think you've read all of Game of Thrones so far? Think again, rube.

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Leslie-Lohman Museum to Host Critical Dialogues Around LGBTQ Art
hyperallergic.com
April 2, 2015

The 2015 Leslie-Lohman Speakers Series, designed to heighten the level of critical dialogue around LGBTQ art, begins this April. Friday, April 3, artists Alex Donis, Michelle Handelman, Kimi Tayler, and Barbara Nitke join curator, Jennifer Tyburczy to discuss current exhibition

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Allison Jones, Nerd Hunter
The New Yorker
April 1, 2015

Stephen Rodrick on the casting director behind Paul Feig’s “Other Space,” who also casted “The Office,” “Parks and Recreation,” “Freaks and Geeks,” and more.

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Hospitalized Joni Mitchell Is "Awake and In Good Spirits"
jezebel.com
April 1, 2015

On Tuesday, news broke that Joni Mitchell had been found unconscious and rushed to the hospital. Today, NPR reports that the musician is "awake and in good spirits."

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Chris Brown and A Nation of Raped Boys
Olivia A. Cole
April 1, 2015

Yesterday I read an article in which Chris Brown discussed the age at which he lost his virginity. He was 8, he says, and the girl was 14 or 15. He mentions that in “the country” he and his cousins watched a lot of porn, so by age 8 he was “hot to trot.”

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MTV's True Life: It captures slut-shaming in action.
slate.com
April 1, 2015

Only one of MTV's best three shows remains on the air. Daria left us long ago, and the gem Rich Girls lasted just one season. But True Life soldiers on. True Life launched in 1998 and its format hasn't changed..

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The World's Most Famous Musicians Just Hosted a Bonkers Press Conference
gawker.com
March 31, 2015

Only a few minutes ago, the entire music industry stood on a stage in a collective display of how rich and out of touch they are. They think you are willing to pay up to double the price of other streaming music services to pay for their streaming music service, because they are crazy.

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Ellen Pao and the Sexism You Can’t Quite Prove
NYMag
March 31, 2015

A covert culture of discrimination is often the one that hurts women the most.

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