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Articles June 2014

Israeli Intel Chief: Hamas Is Just Like ISIS

Supreme Court Declines to Hear Anti-Gay Quacks

After Hobby Lobby, These 82 Corporations Could Drop Birth Control Coverage

Is Hillary the Democratic Romney?

Only Eight Years of President Hillary Can Take the Supreme Court Away From Conservatives

Blackwater: Murder Threats Were Just The Start

Suicidal Anti-war Protest Shocks Japan as It Rethinks Pacifist Constitution

Why Hobby Lobby Will Be Bad for Conservatives

I Traveled 6,000 Miles and a Lifetime to See the Pride Flag Fly at the U.S. Embassy in Israel

Saatchi Website Sells Pictures of Him Throttling Nigella

Sky Ferreira Defends Terry Richardson; Angel Haze & Ireland Baldwin Confirm Relationship

In Hobby Lobby Ruling, a Court So Wrong in So Many Ways

Viral Video of the Day: The ‘Superman of Pants’

Why Old-School Airships Now Rule Our Warzones

Yes, Always’s ‘Like a Girl’ Campaign Is Great—but It’s Also Deceptive

Megachurch Star Mark Driscoll’s Publishing Downfall

China’s Blood Ivory Bazaar

In Dinesh D’Souza’s ‘America,’ Slavery Wasn’t So Bad, but Hillary and Barack Are Socialist Devils

Anti-Gun Ad Featuring Dildos Is a Huge Misfire

25 Things I Want from an Online Music Service (and Almost Never Get)

Inside Uber’s Political War Machine

What It’s Really Like in Flint and the Bronx: Photos by Brennan Cavanaugh

How ‘MrHandcuffs’ Ended Up With Two Corpses in Suitcases

Pancakes and Pickaninnies: The Saga of ‘Sambo’s,’ The ‘Racist’ Restaurant Chain America Once Loved

Adult Women Are the New Face of ADHD

Rupert Murdoch Bets a Half Billion Dollars That the Next World Cup Will Be Even Bigger in America

Mark Ruffalo Blasts Iraq’s GOP Warmongers, Talks ‘Begin Again’ and ‘Avengers’

‘Transformers: Age of Extinction’ Is an Empty Pit of Nihilism

Portland Is Ground Zero for the Best Women’s Soccer in the World

Actress Jenny Mollen Talks Hiring Prostitutes for Husband Jason Biggs and Embracing Her Crazy

How Thad Cochran Pulled Off a Win Over Chris McDaniel (Simple, Really)

Inside True Blood’s Steamy Gay Sex Scene

ISIS’s Newest Recruit Is 10 Years Old

ISIS Risks Everything to Declare a Caliphate

Harry Dances With Chilean Children

Church Bells Fall Silent in Mosul as Iraq’s Christians Flee

The Messy, Sordid Story of Jim Greer, Charlie Crist’s Man to a Fault

Iraq’s Christians See Putin As Savior

The Tragic, Heroic Women of World War I

Holy Molé: Tucson’s Mexican Food with a Kick

All the Grown-Up Hipsters Playing Kids’ Games

American Dreams: A Best-Selling Pint-Sized Psychopath

The Christian Reformed Church Still Won’t Stand Up For Science

The Crumbling Post-35 Pregnancy Myth

Space’s Mysterious Earth-Sized White Diamond

The World Series of Cliff Diving Takes Itself Very Seriously

Blame The Obama Doctrine For Iraq

Week in Photos: June 29, 2014

Syria’s Underground Film Club: Anonymous ‘Emergency Cinema,’ No Dead Bodies

Americans Have Never Loved Poetry More—But They Call It Rap

Welcome to Snowpiercer’s Apocalypse

The Bionic Exoskeleton Helping Paraplegics Walk

How to Stay Liberal After You Get Robbed

The Making of Team USA Superfan ‘Teddy Goalsevelt’

Is ‘The Interview’ About to Launch a Nuclear Sequel War?

‘The Leftovers’ Review: A Fever Dream You Can’t Wake Up From

Will Ferrell Soccer Speech, Cliff Dive Slip ‘N Slides, and More Viral Videos

The Paper Tiger of the Tigris: How ISIS Took Tikrit Without a Fight

LGBT Asylum Seekers Need America More Than Ever

Bobby Womack’s Sexual Democracy: The Late Soul Legend Preached Mutual Pleasure

Watch Barack and Michelle Obama’s Video Dedication to Spike Lee’s ‘Do the Right Thing’

World Cup 2014 Nail-Biter: Host Country Brazil Defeats Chile on Penalty Kicks

Robot Congressman From Oklahoma?

Who Will Maduro Blame for Venezuela’s Blackout This Time?

Should Tony the Truck Stop Tiger Go Free?

Tim Cook’s Apple: Middling Products Designed to Pad the Bottom Line While Gouging Loyal Customers

Iraqi Insurgents Circulate the Lie That They Killed the Judge in Saddam’s Trial

The Daily Beast’s Best Longreads, June 28, 2014

The Twisted Sadism of ‘Borgman’

Best-Selling Album Covers Reimagined: Bob Dylan, Kanye West, and More

Al-Sisi’s Egypt Is Worse For Gays Than The Muslim Brotherhood

The High Cost of An Orgasm: Is Momentary Pleasure Worth a Lifetime of Regret?

When Mrs. Doubtfire Won’t Leave

What’s Next, Police With Tanks?

America’s $400 Billion Stealth Jet Fleet Is Grounded

Dawn of the Age of Oligarchy: the Alliance between Government and the 1%

Too Late To 'Pologize For NSA Revenge Porn Leak

Why ISIS Won’t Take Baghdad

A Bouncy House of Boobs, A Quest for the G-Spot, and More Erotic Fun at the Carnival of Sex

The Stacks: The Judas Priest Teen Suicide Trial

I Detoxed from Heroin in Jail

Is There Life Left in ‘The View’?

Prop 8’s Conservative Fans: Where Are They Now?

Washington Is Sorely Missing the Legislative Genius of Howard Baker

Did MI5 Spies Troll J.K. Rowling Over Scottish Independence?

Wounds of World War I Have Yet to Heal

‘Degree Mills’ Are Exploiting Veterans and Making Millions Off the GI Bill

Goldman Sachs Bet Against Their Clients

Resolving the IRS Scandal

24 Is Not Too “Old” to Compete for Miss America

Yoga Is Good for You. But Is It Medicine?

Garry Winogrand Retrospective at the Met (PHOTOS)

Online Dating for Geniuses Only

Viral Video of the Day: Stephen Merchant 'Britsplains' It All

Libyan Activist Pays Tribute To Slain Spiritual Sister

Whitey Bulger: A Government-Approved Maniac

MS Tea Party Scandal Turns To Tragedy

Did the Pope Just Wink at Gay Marriage?

Maryland Governor Martin O'Malley Looks Stronger For 2016 O'Malley Looks Stronger For 2016

Pippa: "My Normal and Sisterly" Relationship With Kate

Hillary’s Doomed if She Can’t Learn to Talk About Her Privilege

Iraq Needs Unity, Not Partition

Mike Pence, Dark Horse in Training for 2016

From Homeless to HBO, ‘The Leftovers’ Star Chris Zylka’s Crazy Hollywood Story

This Mouthpiece Will Save Football Players’ Brains

Why These Marines Love ‘Frozen’—and Why It Matters

DC’s Top Neocon Finds His Inner Hippie

Garry Winogrand's American Hustle Comes To The Met

Adolf Hitler: Secret Billionaire

After Cochran’s Win: Red-State Socialism Must Be Stopped!

You, Chris McDaniel, Are No Ned Lamont

One Step Closer to Google’s Healthcare Utopia

Beguiling Books on Steroids Make Interactive Reading a Pleasure

Israel Could Get Dragged Into ISIS’s War, Obama Admin Warns

Democrats Are Stiffing Minority Political Consultants

Standardized Tests Aren’t Racist: How Brown Kids Can Ace the Test to Get Into New York’s Stuyvesant

Prince Harry Should Be King: The Royal Family’s Ace Card

Would-Be Congressman Can’t Quit Saddam

Natural Childbirth Is Not a Cult

Angelina Jolie, Keira Knightley, Iggy Azalea, and More Best and Worst Dressed of the Week

Shia LaBeouf’s Most Gangsta Move Yet: Getting Hauled Off In Handcuffs During Broadway’s ‘Cabaret’

Massacre at 'The View': Sherri Shepherd and Jenny McCarthy Reportedly Fired

Don't Blame Avicii For His Druggy Tour

ISIS in Control of Iraqi Air Base

Backstage With the Male Fashionistos (PHOTOS)

Deregulators Lost at the Supreme Court When It Comes to Blocking Presidential Appointees

The Tata Top Battles Gender Inequality By Helping Women Wear Nipples Proudly

NYC Lets Immigrants Facing Deportation Lawyer Up

At the United Nations, It’s Human Rights, Putin-Style

Bring It On! Team USA Progresses to Round 2

Diagnosis: Doctors Like ‘NY Med,’ Too!

Poll Shows Kansas Republican In Trouble

Why It’s Still OK to Hate Sexy Bastard Cristiano Ronaldo After He Saved Team USA

T.W. Shannon Is a Sign of Things to Come in the GOP

The Supreme Court’s Abortion Clinic Compromise

WikiLeaks Founder to Make Fashion Debut; Beyonce and Jay Z Share Never-Before-Seen Wedding Footage

Michigan Protects Gun Nuts’ Privacy Instead of the Rest of Us

The Flight 370 Zombie Theory Rises From the Dead

Excessive Drinking Kills 1 in 10 Americans

Viral Video of the Day: Go, Team USA, GO!

Harry's Heartbreaking Empathy For Orphaned Brazilian Children

Black Voters' New Path to Power

USA vs. Germany World Cup Primer: Everything You Need to Know About the Epic Showdown

Pom Poms, Double Buns, and More of the Wildest Trends From Men's Fashion Week

‘Boy Meets World’ Fans Will Hate ‘Girl Meets World’

Too Big to Jail: Confessions of a Goldman Sachs Brat

The Native Americans Who Voted for ‘The Fighting Sioux’

The NYPD’s Racist War on Pot

Oregon Judge Grounds the Federal No-Fly List—and It’s High Time

How I Finally Got to the Bottom of My Insomnia

Jeff Koons’s Bright, Shiny Objects

Lucy Liu: Child Trafficking Must End Now

He Bullies Kids and Calls It News

Boehner May Not Have the Ability to Sue Obama After All

Only Iraq Can Save Itself From Chaos

Britain’s Nuke-Proof Underground City

Why the CIA Loved ‘Doctor Zhivago’

Robin Thicke’s ‘Paula’ Is What You Shouldn’t Do When You Get Dumped

Pippa Gives First TV Interview To Matt Lauer

Tom Tancredo Loses GOP Primary For Colorado Governor

A Love Letter to ‘The Notebook,’ a Melodrama That Commits to Its Sentimentality

Right-Wing Radio Fury Over Thad Cochran Win in Mississippi

Rupert Murdoch’s Trouble Has Only Just Begun

South Carolina Town Loves Its Lesbian Police Chief

How Obamacare Helped Crash the Economy

Brooklyn’s ‘Bad Grandma’ Arrested for Purse-Snatching (VIDEO)

Ex-Con, Ex-Mayor Buddy Cianci Wants His Old Job Back

The Supreme Court Tells Cops to Back Off Your Cell Phone

Amanda Blackhorse Is ‘Confident’ Snyder Will Lose His Redskins Appeal

Planned Parenthood: Why NBC's Abortion Ad Snafu Matters

ISIS May Open a Third Front in Lebanon

Naomi Campbell To Design Clothing Line; Cara Delevingne Calls Out 'Vogue' Writer

What the Aereo Decision Means for You

Viral Video of the Day: Slapping Brings People Together

George Stephanopoulos Wins ABC’s Chief Anchor Crown—Where Does His Promotion Leave David Muir?

Charlie Rangel Dances On

Why Parents Keep Shooting Their Kids

Spanish Princess Likely To Face Corruption Charges

Queen's Message Of Peace in Northern Ireland

Thad Cochran Escapes Bitter Tea Party in Mississippi

The Literature of Futbol: 11 Great Books About Soccer

Colonel of Truth: The KFC Hoax and the Idiocy of Crowdfunding for Bullying Victims

What Is It About Soccer That Brings Out the Hooligan in Its Fans?

How Sexism Could Bring Down Japan’s Government

ISIS Tries to Grab Its Own Air Force

Meet the Chef Fighting to Ensure That Brazilians Will Never Be as Fat as Americans

Museum of Fakes for a City of Fakes

The Weird Existential Genius of ‘Wilfred’

Inside Orange Is the New Black’s Terrifying Showdown Between Red and Vee

Your Probiotic Is Probably B.S.

The View of Iraq From Troops in Afghanistan

Why Whitney Cummings’ Dick Jokes Are Important

Arizona Opens Investigation Into Deadly Doggie Disneyland

Who Isn’t Investigating Chris Christie?

Dennis Hopper: The Missing Years

Meet the Creative: Move Over, Zara—Whistles Is the New Street Cool

Russia’s Putin Waves a White Flag on Ukraine

Prince Harry Grimaces As Miserable England Fail Again

Thad Cochran Wins One for Sanity Over Tea Partier Chris McDaniel

Rockefeller Republicans Surge in New York Primaries

Tea Party Darling T.W. Shannon Crashes to Oklahoma Senate Primary Defeat

Generic and Superficial ‘Tyrant’ Amerisplains the Middle East

Weapons Rampant in Post-Gaddafi Libya

Who Really Murdered Joe Petrosino?

Luis Suarez, Uruguay’s Notorious Soccer Vampire, Strikes Again—Biting Italian in World Cup Win

T.W. Shannon’s Senate Campaign Is Not About Race. Really.

Congress Trolls China With a Street Name

Jody Hice: Mr. Bigot Goes to Washington?

Is Mississippi an Easy Tea Party Win?

American Apparel’s Dov Charney Speaks for First Time Since Firing

Mark Zuckerberg’s Group Threatens Republicans

Crowdsourcing NYC’s War on Rats

Where Free Agent LeBron James Will Take His Talents Next

Who Died and Made You Khaleesi? Privilege, White Saviors, and the Elusive Male Feminist Who Doesn’t Suck

Viral Video of the Day: Subway Skaters Jump the Tracks

Kanye West Teaches Fashion For Community Service; Michelle Obama Wants a Female President

Murdoch Editor Andy Coulson Found Guilty of Phone Hacking

Queen Elizabeth's Game Of Thrones

Voters Hate Seniors More Than Crooks; Can Thad Cochran Survive That?

Mississippi GOP Plays Games With Black Votes

You Probably Shouldn’t Try to Lose 20 Pounds by Eating Clay

I Got a Weed License in Minutes

Hillary Clinton’s Latino Problem

Warsawgate Rocks Poland

How I Wrote 400K Words in a Year

House Republicans Take on John Koskinen: Scenes From an IRS Sideshow

For Muslims, Howard Gordon’s ‘Tyrant’ Is a Step in the Right Direction

Sting and Hillary Are Just Like You: How the Very Rich Play at Being Very Ordinary

Even Former Commandos Call Iraq ‘an Impossible Mission’

Is It Time for a Classroom Cellphone Ban?

The CIA Spook Turned Comic Book Scribe: Robin Grabs a Gun in ‘Grayson’

‘The Lion King’ Turns 20: Every Crazy, Weird Fact About the Disney Classic

Washington and London Ignored Warnings about the ISIS Offensive in Iraq

It’s Trans vs. Gay in This Maryland Election

Wake Up, Parents: Letting Your Kid Tan Is Like Letting Them Smoke

Obama’s Civil Rights Snub?

Gay Men and the Presidents Who Loved Them

Lana Del Rey’s Silly Death Wish and the Perils of Pop Artifice

From ‘Lost’ to The Rapture: Creators Damon Lindelof and Tom Perrotta on HBO’s ‘The Leftovers’

Kim Kardashian Stopped Wearing Bodycon, and So Should You

‘Drone Memo’ Doesn’t Apply to America’s New Terror War

Excommunication With a Smile: Mormon Feminist Kicked Out of the Church

Outrage After Egypt Jails Journalists: ‘This Is a Crime Against the Media as a Whole,’ Says Al Jazeera Chief

The Ebola Outbreak in West Africa Is Just Getting Worse

Iraq Crisis is About More than Just Religion

Obama Can’t Blame Congress for This

What’s Wrong with a President’s Daughter Having a Job?

84 Year-Old Charlie Rangel Tries Out This Hip-Hop All The Kids Are Talking About

The Hope Solo Case: Why Do We Laugh When Abusers Are Female?

When the Right to Vote Wasn’t a Right

Pope Francis May Be Risking His Life by Taking on the Mafia

The Bizarro World Of Iowa’s GOP Convention

How To Help America’s Trafficking Victims In The Long Term

Marion Barry: ‘I Did It My Way’

Egyptian Court Hands Down Stiff Sentences for Al-Jazeera Journalists

Katy Perry Wants to Write Hillary Clinton’s 2016 Campaign Song; Dov Charney’s Termination Letter Leaked

Viral Video of the Day: Robin Thicke’s Thinly Veiled Apology

Felix Dennis, Publisher Who Spent $100m on Fast Living, Dies

Hillary Clinton Wants Bill to Lift Her Up—but Obama Will Drag Her Down

Rick Perry, Humbled by His ‘Oops,’ May Be Ready This Time

12 Things You Didn’t Know About the Quirky Stars of Wimbledon

Republicans: Obama’s Ocean Protection Plan Evidence of ‘Imperial Presidency’

Inside ‘Kim Kardashian: Hollywood’: The Reality Star’s Aspirational App and Vainest Project Yet

The Woman at the Center of the IRS ‘Scandal’ Must Be Clairvoyant

Why Is the Mormon Church Getting Out of the Adoption Business?

It’s Time for Obama to Heed McChrystal’s Call for the ‘Service Year’

Death at Five Times the Speed of Sound

What the Hell Is ‘Twee’? A Genre? A Mindset? An Art Form?

Obama Does a U-Turn on Immunity for U.S. Troops in Iraq

How to Destroy Your Headaches

Does California’s College Rape Bill Go Too Far In Regulating Sex?

Ukraine Separatists' Pro-Putin Raps

The Girl From Ipanema Is Not Alone: Rio’s Famous Beach Is A Rich, Cultural Kaleidoscope

Is Fashion Lindsay Lohan’s Latest Form of Rehab?

‘Game of Thrones’ Star Maisie Williams on Arya Stark’s S4 Journey and Her Crush on Andrew Garfield

It’s Time to Turn Off TV Doctors

How Conservative Support for the Export-Import Bank Turned to Hate

Let’s Put an End to ‘THOT’: The Misogynistic Phrase That’s Sweeping the Nation

Iraq Preps for a Civil War Rematch

Team USA 2, Portugal 2: Seconds Away From World Cup Glory

Fact-Checking the Sunday Shows: June 22

Who Gagged the Search for MH370?

The Supermassive Black Hole Smokescreen

What’s Driving America’s Evolution Divide?

How the News Business Found Its Footing

God Save the United States From This Anti-Democratic Court

The Real Cheeseburger Paradise

The Hijab Is Iran’s Most Cherished Weapon

Why Does the USA Depend on Russian Rockets to Get Us Into Space?

Can America’s Favorite Ex-Con Mayor Win Again?

Japanese Parliament to Women: Breed, Don't Lead

How I Learned to Hate Robert E. Lee

Duck-pocalypse, Animated Mormons, and More Viral Videos

The 11 Best Fashion Instagrams

June, The Month When Pride Isn’t a Sin

This Is What Ukraine Looks Like Now: Photos by Yusuf Sayman

Does a Robot Need to Be Cute?

Brazil 2014: The World Cup’s Craziest Fans

The Tragic Exodus of Iraq’s Christians

Billie Holiday, Barack Obama, and the Pain of Black Women

‘True Blood’ Star Ryan Kwanten Looks Back on Jason Stackhouse’s Craziest Scenes

Tupac and Murray Kempton: The Godfather Who Wore Tweed

‘Heaven Adores You’ Is More Celebratory Than Salacious About Elliott Smith

Shocking Upset At Iowa GOP Convention

A Winning Strategy for Iraq and Syria

‘Star Wars’ Director Rian Johnson May Bring Balance to the Force

Week in Photos: June 21, 2014

The Nile: Where Ancient and Modern Meet

How Iran and America Can Beat ISIS Together

Life After ‘SVU’: Christopher Meloni on ‘They Came Together,’ Stabler, and His Famous Behind

Uncovering the Secrets of St. Kitts

One War We Should Be Happy to Lose Once and For All: the Drug War

‘Out in the Night’ and the Redemption of the ‘Killer Lesbian Gang'

The Daily Beast’s Best Longreads, June 21, 2014

The 1964 Miss. Freedom Summer Protests Won Progress At a Bloody Price

Threesomes are Actually a Terrible Idea

Tales of a Jailhouse Gourmet: How I learned to Cook in Prison

Benghazi Killer Is on a Warship Made From World Trade Center Steel

Iran Won’t Let Women Watch The World Cup

Censored and ‘Obscene’ in Solitary

Dear Dick (Cheney): Advice From the Former Veep

Hillary Clinton’s Secret Iowa Campaign Cadre

The Fake Superbug Cure

Sympathy for the Devils: Scenes From the Social Conservative Collapse

Melanie, Leave Antonio On Your Arm: The Emotional Politics of Tattoos

The Stacks: A Dog Dies, a Boy Grows Up

England Eliminated From World Cup 2014: The ‘Years of Hurt’ Continue

Alaska Republican Hand-Slapped for Improper Hunting Lodge Trips

Can This Arthritis Drug Cure Baldness?

Iraq’s Internet Blockade Doesn’t Touch ISIS Sites

Lindsay Lohan May Star in a West End Play. Is She Crazy?

Amanda Knox’s Ex Raffaele Sollecito Asks Court: Try Me Separately

British Politician Threatens To Punch Muslim Woman in the Throat

OMG, I Want This House: Hollywood Hills (Photos)

In Praise of ‘Awkward’: OMFG MTV, Like, Really Gets High School

Vessyl: A Smart Cup That Counts Liquid Calories

When Table Salt Becomes Poison

How the Tide Turned on Gay Marriage

Victoria Beckham’s First Date Dress; Rumer Willis Bares Three Nipples at Fundraiser

Viral Video of the Day: Cardboard 'Star Wars'

House Votes to Defund NSA ‘Backdoor’ Searches

Why Andy Murray Hired a Champion (and Woman) Coach

Michelle Dockery, Olivia Wilde, and More Best and Worst Dressed of the Week

Peaches Geldof's Tragic Last Interview: "I’m Going to Die Like My Mother."

Exclusive: 'Hillary Clinton Took Me Through Hell,' Rape Victim Says

Queen To Visit Westeros

Crucifixes, Gorillas, and Adult Diapers: My March Against Gay Marriage

When Flowers Go High-Fashion: Fashion’s Top Editor Turns Florist

Clothes Aren’t for Men or Women Anymore. They’re Just for People.

Stop Blaming the Moon for Your Crazy

Is This The Scariest Doomsday Sect in China?

The Crash and Churn of Lawrence O’Donnell

Inside ‘Orange Is the New Black’ S2, Eps. 6-12: About That Shocking Incest Scene

‘Code Black’: An M.D. on How to Fix Our Emergency Room Crisis

So Redskins Sponsor FedEx Is OK With That Racist Team Name, Too?

Private Prisons Rule With Little Oversight on America’s Border

Graffiti Saved This Belgian Ghost Town from Government Bulldozers

Hello, ‘Gorgeous’: Grit and Glamour In San Francisco

Why Is Colorado’s Governor Now Bashing His Own Gun-Control Laws?

Is John Garland Guilty of Teaching While White at Alabama State?

Smokeless Tobacco: A Forgotten Teen Risk

Iran to Hang Abused Child Bride

Revenge on the Pervs: Why the Tide Is Finally Turning Against Dov Charney and Terry Richardson

Divorce Is Going to the Dogs, Literally

Gov. Martin O’Malley Has Protesters, Too

‘Jersey Boys’ Proves Clint Eastwood is Hollywood's Most Overrated Director

The Redemption of Fabulist Mike Daisey

Prosecutors Allege ‘Criminal Scheme’ Involving Gov. Scott Walker

Turkey Gives Up On Unified Iraq

Uruguay’s Luis Suárez Puts Two Stakes Through England’s Heart

U.S. Taps Old Allies for New Iraq War

CDC: 80 May Have Been Exposed to Anthrax

His Reputation Precedes Him: Dov Charney’s Blacklist

Chelsea Handler May Actually ‘Revolutionize’ Talk Shows

FDA’s Suicide Warnings Backfire

Egypt’s Black Site Torture Camps

Annie Leibovitz Responds to Kanye West’s Wedding Photo Allegations

Taylor Swift's Cat 'Olivia Benson' and More Celebrity Pets with Famous Names

Viral Video of the Day: Harry Potter and the Legendary Roots Crew

The ‘Mommy Blogger Murderess’ Lie

Lupita Nyong'o Covers Vogue; Museum of Modern Art Announces Bjork Exhibit

Kevin McCarthy's California Coast

This Is How You Fight ISIS

King Felipe and Queen Letizia Kiss As They Formally Take Power In Spain

Paul Haggis on Scientology, the ‘Crash’ Oscar, and ‘Third Person’

The Coming Gay Marriage Witch Hunt

Internet’s Ridiculous Uproar Over Bar Bathroom Pregnancy Tests

Kate Middleton’s Code-Breaking Granny: Duchess Uncovers Wartime Secrets

Putin Is Still Meddling In Ukraine and It’s Getting Worse

When They Dance by Paula Lobo (PHOTOS)

Paula Lobo Captures Dancers in the Wild

How to Destroy College Education

C’mon, Ladies, Masturbation Isn’t Just for Bad Girls

The Monster of Mosul: How a Sadistic General Helped ISIS Win

A Wild World of Graffiti: Celebrating Street Art From Sweden to Bogota

Stop Everything and Go Watch ‘Rectify'

Miranda Kerr & Karlie Kloss Suffer From Model Denial

Charged With Murder for a Miscarriage in Oklahoma

The Supreme Court Must Right the Wrong Done to Billy Wayne Cope

The Tupac Musical Hits Broadway: Kenny Leon’s ‘Holler If Ya Hear Me’ Is Crazy, Silly Fun

Dave Chappelle’s Triumphant Return to New York City

Graffiti around the World: Google Cultural Institute's Street Art Project

Bill O’Reilly Disses His Fellow Fox Newsers

Hillary Clinton Pushed Obama to Keep Troops in Iraq

Hillary Clinton’s New Book Shows Deep Distrust of Pakistan in the Hunt for Bin Laden

Bowe Bergdahl’s Roommate: Court-Martial Him for Desertion

Chile Ends Spain’s World Cup Reign

It’s Official: ‘Redskins’ Is Racist, but Will the Team or NFL Listen?

The Cheneys’ Permanent War

Glenn Beck Thinks Liberals Were Right About Iraq, but He Spent Years Attacking Them Over the War

Paging Rose Mary Woods: Obama’s Unbelievable Missing IRS Emails

Kanye West’s Insane Week: Bonnaroo Rants and the Instagram Wedding Photo

‘Into the Woods’ Gets Disney-ed: Sondheim Confirms Movie Changes to His Musical

Will Benghazi Vitriol Ever Die Down?

Hackers Attack Hong Kong Pro-Democracy Websites

Hondurans Victims of U.S. Government 'Child Abuse'

Dave Brat Called No Child Left Behind a ‘Good Idea for the Nation’ Before He Attacked Cantor for Voting for It

Why So Long for a Benghazi Arrest?

Annie Leibovitz Bailed on Kimye Wedding; Chloe Sevigny Hates Modeling

Waiting for the Supreme Court on the Hobby Lobby Decision

Petraeus: U.S. Must Not Become the Shia Militia's Air Force

What Do Hillary’s So-So Book Sales Portend for a Clinton Candidacy?

Bruce Weber’s Detroit Brings Life to a Fallen City

Orange Is the New Black’s Kimiko Glenn on Hippie Brook Soso and Chapel Sex with Natasha Lyonne

Viral Video of the Day: OK Go's Eye-Popping New Video

Pippa Eating At McDonalds in Missouri RIGHT NOW!

Jeannette Winterson: “Rabbit ate my parsley. I am eating rabbit.”

North Korea's Birthday Wishes To The Queen

The Shocking ‘Fargo’ Finale: Creator Noah Hawley Breaks Down the Epic Bloodbath

Newsweek Takedown From Beyond the Grave: Michael Hastings’s Fiction Tells the Truth

The Fiction Writer Shirley Jackson Stars in Her Own Novel

Someone Is Spilling ISIS’s Secrets on Twitter

Why U.S. Health Care Is So Expensive and So Pathetic

Chris Christie to the Drug War: I Wish I Knew How to Quit You

Rio’s Real-Life Slumdog Millionaires

The Skid Row Bust That Netted 50 Crips

Speed Read: Marion Barry’s Crazy Memoir

The All-American Photographer Takes on Detroit

Your Favorite Facewash Is Killing Nemo

Video Games Need More Than Damsels and Dames

Ahmed Abu Khattala Arrest Spoils GOP’s Benghazi Party

Life After ‘Game of Thrones’ Death: Where to See Your Favorite Dead Characters Next

Why Is Pope Francis Canceling Events?

Rand Paul's Mystery Iraq Stance

France Decries Attack That Left Roma Teen in a Coma

Al-Maliki is a 'Shia Saddam Hussein'

Confederate Dog Whistle In Pro-McDaniel Ad

ISIS Leader's 'College' in U.S. Custody

Jerad Miller Product of 'Fright Wing' Echo Chamber

U.S. Can't Find Clean Targets in Iraq

At the Supreme Court, the NRA Finally Loses One

Hillary Clinton Knows Rape Is No Laughing Matter

The Heritage Hate Panel Features Two Leading Islamophobes

Congress Demands Action On Boko Haram

Why Delta Force Waited So Long to Grab a Benghazi Ringleader

Is Canada’s Pot Breathalyzer Headed South?

Obama’s Favorite Think Tank: We Should Prepare to Bomb Iraq

Valar Morghulis: Game of Thrones’ Women Are Going to Rule the World

The Rudeboy Is Back!

Meet the Anti-Semites, Truthers, and Alaska Pol at D.C.’s Pro-Putin Soiree

Andrej Pejic Cast In Sophia Coppola's ‘The Little Mermaid’; Kendall Jenner Lands Givenchy Campaign

Viral Video of the Day: Britney Superfan Works, B****!

Royal Send Off For Tour De France

Ska Fans, Rejoice! The ‘Rudeboy’ Is Back

Inside George R.R. Martin’s New Book (Mild Buzzkill: Only One Story is Martin’s)

Tea Partier Chris McDaniel’s Mississippi KKK Connection

Jennifer Lopez’s ‘A.K.A.’ Is Terrible. What Happened to Her Music?

Move Over, Ladies: Dove Does Dads

Broadway’s Rebel, Tellin’ You to Hear It: A Portrait of Saul Williams

Obama Is the New Dubya

The Cantor Prediction Is Part of a Pattern—GOP Pollsters Stink

Gertrude of Arabia, the Woman Who Invented Iraq

America’s Anniversary Memory Porn…or How I Realized I Would Never Be Free of Kato Kaelin

Everyone Sees the Hillary They Want to See

Having Cancer Gets Even More Expensive

The 26-Year-Old Woman Searching for Ukraine’s Disappeared

Game of Thrones’ Lena Headey on Cersei Lannister’s Future and That Controversial Rape Scene

How Terry Richardson Paid His Way Out of Trouble

Mexican Journalists Speak Out on Reporter Murders

Why I Fell in Love With ‘Louie’ Again, Artistic Pretensions and All

Stars and Stripes 2, Black Stars 1: Team USA Takes a Win From Ghana

Iran Offers Iraq ‘Everything it Needs’ to Fight ISIS

Obama Takes Gay Rights Into His Own Hands

Teens Are Huge Buyers of Flavored E-Cigs, Studies Show

Hollywood Plans Competing Pics on Freed POW Bowe Bergdahl, One By ‘Zero Dark Thirty’ Filmmaker

Why Was Hillary Clinton Laughing About Helping Suspected Child Rapist?

In Susan B. Anthony List Cast, Supreme Court Votes for the Right to Lie

Speed Read: Terry Richardson on Sex, Lies, and Lindsay Lohan

Militants ‘Executed Non-Muslims’ at Kenyan World Cup Watch Party

From Smartphones to Abortion, the Supreme Court Is About to Decide on Several Major Cases

Challenging Religious Tradition for the Love of God — and the Love of Dance

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