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Freedom

  1. freedom
    The Department of Energy Is Now Referring to Natural Gas as Freedom Gas“Freedom gas” and “molecules of U.S. freedom” are now official nomenclature at the Department of Energy.
  2. freedom
    Huma Abedin Finally Did ItOn Friday, she filed for divorce from Anthony Weiner.
  3. Trump Offers Conservatives the World — in Exchange for Their PrinciplesIs the mainstream right ready to replace its traditional values with pure nationalism?
  4. select all
    Delete Everything! Torch Your Facebook Account and Walk AwayBurn down the house that Mark Zuckerberg built.
  5. freedom
    Yasiin Bey (Mos Def) Allowed to Leave South Africa After Long Legal BattleHe won’t be permitted to reenter the country.
  6. libertarianism
    Libertarian Group: Your Local Public Hospital Is Stealing Your FreedomUntil we can wrench ourselves free from the tyrannous yoke of publicly funded sewage and medical systems, we will never be free.
  7. Trump’s Unsettling Proposal for Gay People and WomenTrade your freedoms for protection from Muslims.
  8. Why Declaring ‘I’m an Introvert!’ Limits Your LifeThere’s just so much more to personality, says a top personality psychologist.
  9. freedom
    Beyoncé Sings ‘Freedom’ A Capella in TributeAt her concert in Glasgow on Thursday.
  10. mansplaining
    Beyoncé Finally Made an Anthem Men Can Appreciate, and I Appreciate ThatA (straight) guy explains his Lemonade obsession.
  11. early and often
    Ted Cruz Says He Won’t Ban DildosStockpiling sex toys in anticipation of a Cruz win in November no longer seems necessary.
  12. great escapes
    Queens Bull Escapes to College, Gets Rescued by Jon StewartThe comedian’s war on runaway bullshit takes a surprising and heartwarming turn.
  13. Two ISIS-Controlled Cities Just Got Closer to LiberationMosul in Iraq and Palmyra in Syria are getting put on the road to freedom. 
  14. first person
    The Unexpected, Exhilarating Freedom of Being Single at 41Making a life in the land of “now what?”
  15. freedom
    Will This New App Finally Free Us From the Misery of Group Texts?A small reprieve is in the near future.
  16. crimes and misdemeanors
    Town Loses in Case Over ‘F**k Your S**tty Town Bitches’ Speeding TicketWriting profanities on a speeding ticket is protected free speech.
  17. freedom
    Heroic Study Says Milk Is Bad for WomenAn award for these researchers. 
  18. media
    Reporter Kicked Out of 9/11 Museum for Asking a Question Without PermissionAmid some bad press, the museum will not have people doing unauthorized journalism.
  19. break-ups
    Audrey Gelman Is No Longer Doing PR for Terry RichardsonThey broke up.
  20. freedom
    Judge Sets Mob Boss Turned Canary Joseph Massino FreeRatting out the mob means you only have to serve twelve years of a life sentence.
  21. freedom
    13 Pop Stars Who Sang for DictatorsJ.Lo is not alone.
  22. freedom
    Wesley Snipes Is Out of JailJust in time for tax day.
  23. freedom
    Kim Kardashian Finally Wore Something ComfyWorld’s most uncomfortable pregnant lady lets her belly out.
  24. freedom
    Statue of Liberty Ready to Party on July 4The big, green Hurricane Sandy victim is coming back.
  25. freedom
    Cow That Escaped New Jersey Slaughterhouse Adopted by New York Man “He’ll never end up on someone’s plate, that’s for sure.”
  26. freedom
    Rogue Cow Breaks Loose From New Jersey SlaughterhouseLoose on the streets of Jersey.
  27. freedom
    Webcam Will Offer a More Intimate Lady Liberty ViewThe Statue of Liberty’s panoramic views, 24/7.
  28. freedom
    T.I. Gets Out of Jail a Little EarlyStarts filming reality TV show.
  29. freedom
    Big Boi Released From Prison, Denies Association With the ‘Love Boat’Big Boi explains himself, sort of.
  30. freedom
    With Reporters Embedded in Her Garage, Lindsay Lohan Walks Free AgainWe wish her luck out there.
  31. survey says
    Study: New York Is America’s Least Free StateThis is a study funded by the Koch brothers, mind you.
  32. the vulture transcript
    A Visit From the Goon Squad Author Jennifer Egan on Reaping Awards and Dodging Literary FeudsAn apology to Jennifer Weiner for Egan’s chick-lit dismissal: “The person who’s criticizing should know what they’re saying and whom they’re criticizing. I was just vague on my facts.”
  33. gift guide
    The Vulture Gift GuideRounding up gifts for everyone on your list, from the gadget junkies to Sondheim fanatics to wannabe Mad Men.
  34. final round
    Jonathan Franzen and Oprah Hash It Out“I spoke in very long sentences, and little pieces of those sentences sounded bad, and your feelings were probably understandably hurt, and next thing we knew it had become this thing.”
  35. freedom
    Weezy’s Free!Hooray!
  36. books
    Jonathan Franzen’s National Book Award Snub Was No Snub at AllAwards, notoriously, mean almost nothing — particularly in literature.
  37. lit crimes
    Guy Who Stole Franzen’s Glasses Was Just BoredAnd a party crasher.
  38. lit crimes
    Thieves Steal Glasses Right Off Jonathan Franzen’s FaceSomeone really wanted a piece of Franzen
  39. franzen
    Freedom: Recalled in the U.K.!80,000 copies of Jonathan Franzen’s novel contained errors.
  40. reconciliation
    Jonathan Franzen and Oprah Make Up?Franzen and Oprah kiss and make up.
  41. jonathan franzen
    Franzen: Picoult Not Totally Wrong About the Times Favoring White Men“I actually have a lot of those feelings myself.”
  42. freedom
    Scott Rudin’s Bookshelf: What Hasn’t He Made?He’s still working on ‘The Corrections.’
  43. freedom
    Letterman’s Extortionist Already Out of JailMore proof of the American legal system’s favoritism toward beautiful celebrities.
  44. freedom
    Update: Franzen’s Freedom Briefly LeakedIt was up on Amazon yesterday, four whole days before its official release.
  45. books
    Read an Excerpt From Jonathan Franzen’s Freedom1,300 words!
  46. international intrigue
    Iraq Basking in Freedom to Sell Porn Featuring Daniel BaldwinMission accomplished.
  47. author versus author
    Jodi Picoult: ‘The Times Favors White Male Authors’Jodi!
  48. books
    Jonathan Franzen Makes Video About Not Wanting to Make VideosFranzen’s all “they made me do it.”
  49. freedom
    Rudin Buys Franzen’s FreedomScott Rudin just optioned Franzen’s much-acclaimed new book.
  50. in the magazine
    Anderson on Franzen’s Freedom: ‘A Work of Total Genius’“A reminder … of why everyone got so excited about Franzen in the first place.”
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