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When Breaking Up by Email Is the Best Choice
The Cut
October 3, 2014

Really? You're going to cry while you dump me? Shut up.

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Among the Lena Dunham Fans
The Cut
October 2, 2014

“This one is from Katie and Caroline, who claim to be our biggest fans, but this question is demented,” Dunham said. “Would you rather eat only mustard for the rest of your life or deep-fry your vagina?”

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Camille Paglia thinks rape is intrinsic to men's nature and a lot of men are like, This is awesome!
Salon.com
October 2, 2014

What is going on here? Why are people so excited about Paglia's latest on men's nature and campus sexual assault?

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Red on Alert as EU Mulls Cadmium Ban
hyperallergic
October 2, 2014

The European Union is considering a ban on the cadmium pigment in artists' paints. The commenting period on a restriction proposal with the European Chemical Agency (ECA) closed September 19, and if the measure is adopted when the

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'A passionate, bloody arena': 30 years of the Turner prize, from Emin's bed to Grayson's dress – video | Art and design
The Guardian
September 30, 2014

The Turner prize, launched 30 years ago, remains a focal point for British art and all its invention, vision and public outrage. Tate director Nicholas Serota and The Guardian's art critic Jonathan Jones consider its legacy, ahead of 2014's exhibition opening this week

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Elena Ferrante: A New Breed of Writer Girl-Crush
the Cut
September 30, 2014

Italy's most celebrated — and reclusive — novelist upends media expectations of female writers.

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After Hong Kong, Instagram Isn’t Just for Brunch
NYMag
September 30, 2014

The photo-sharing network is becoming an important political protest tool.

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Omar Gonzalez’s White House Run
The New Yorker
September 30, 2014

The head of the Secret Service, Julia Pierson, should be asked why there wasn’t a straightforward account of the intrusion.

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Shonda Rhimes 'Angry Black Woman': Stars Respond
Hollywood Reporter
September 25, 2014

It's nearly impossible to describe Shonda Rhimes, the prolific producer behind Grey's Anatomy, Scandal and How to Get Away With Murder, in only three words.

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Oscar Murillo Made His Collector Cry
hyperallergic
September 25, 2014

In a dispatch this weekend appearing in Artforum's usually stultifying Scene & Herd blog, it was reported that artist Oscar Murillo had carried out an intriguing intervention at a party hosted by the Brazilian collector Frances Reynolds.

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