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  1. reconsideration
    Orlando Is the Virginia Woolf Novel We Need Right NowOn its 90th anniversary, a recognition of how Woolf’s parodic, fantastical faux-biography made it possible to imagine a world beyond gender.
  2. Wife of Orlando Gunman Says She Was ‘Unaware of Everything’Noor Salman says she went to bed early, unaware of her husband’s plans, on the night Mateen attacked Pulse nightclub.
  3. Audio of Orlando Nightclub Shooter Omar Mateen’s 911 Calls ReleasedA judge ordered them to be made public Monday.
  4. Orlando Gunman Omar Mateen Name-drops Obscure ISIS Terrorist in 911 TranscriptsHe demanded the end to U.S. air strikes.
  5. sequential art
    Comics Stars Are Coming Together to Raise Money for Pulse Nightclub VictimsThe collection is called “Love Is Love.”
  6. hate crime
    Suspect Confesses to Setting Blaze at Florida Mosque Orlando Gunman AttendedJoseph Michael Schreiber expressed embarrassment over the crime and said he hadn’t intended to hurt anyone.
  7. Report Says Disney World Alligator Bit Boy’s HeadA detailed account of what happened before and during the tragedy.
  8. orlando
    Ellen Page’s Gaycation to Air Special Episode on Orlando ShootingEllen Page interviews individuals affected by the Orlando gay-club shooting.
  9. crime scene
    Cops Arrest Florida Man After Mistaking Doughnut Glaze for Crystal MethHe was driving while under the influence … of Krispy Kreme.
  10. orlando
    Lin-Manuel Miranda and J.Lo Drop Orlando Track“The old man Miranda put some words together for the occasion.”
  11. orlando
    Pop Stars Release Song for OrlandoProceeds from the song will aid victims and their families with medical care and counseling and will also go towards education.
  12. orlando
    Fun Home Is Going to Orlando for a Benefit ConcertOn July 24.
  13. roll clip!
    49 Celebrities Pay Tribute to Orlando VictimsDirected and produced by Ryan Murphy.
  14. remembrance
    ‘We Need to Heal Right Now’: Pulse Regulars on Life After the Shooting“We have stopped asking ‘How are you?’ Instead we say ‘Good to see you.’ We are. We just are.”
  15. exclusive
    RuPaul on the Orlando Shooting: ‘Don’t F*ck With My Family’He was speaking at the third annual Trailblazers Honors.
  16. lovely love
    Maya and Marty: Broadway Stars Sing for OrlandoHosts Maya Rudolph and Martin Short joined in.
  17. orlando
    Broadway Stars Release Song for OrlandoPerformers include Lin-Manuel Miranda, Idina Menzel, and Nathan Lane.
  18. roll clip!
    Billy Joel Dedicates Rare Performance of ‘You’re Only Human’ to OrlandoJoel hasn’t performed the song since 1987.
  19. tributes
    Melissa Etheridge Releases New Song ‘Pulse’ in Honor of Orlando Shooting VictimsProceeds from the track will be donated to an LGBT charity.
  20. Obama Meets With Orlando Victims’ FamiliesHe and Vice-President Biden met with victims’ families and paid respects at the memorial.
  21. very sad things
    Alligator Attacks Toddler at Disney World ResortThe father tried unsuccessfully to wrestle the child away.
  22. the body politic
    After Orlando, It’s Clearer Than Ever: This Election Is a Civil WarThe battle lines are being drawn.
  23. lady gaga
    Lady Gaga Honored the Victims of Orlando Mass Shooting at L.A. City Hall Vigil“I will not allow my anger and outrage over this attack overshadow our need to honor those who are grieving.”
  24. lady gaga
    Lady Gaga Honored the Victims of Orlando Mass Shooting at L.A. City Hall Vigil“I will not allow my anger and outrage over this attack to overshadow our need to honor those who are grieving.”
  25. Late Night Hosts Share Fury and Dismay in Wake of Orlando Gay Club Shooting“I simply do not understand why anybody in this country is allowed to purchase and own a semi-automatic assault rifle.”
  26. in tribute
    Tituss Burgess Sings ‘Somewhere’ in Honor of Orlando Shooting VictimsAt a rally at the Stonewall Inn.
  27. orlando nightclub attack
    Orlando Gunman Discussed ISIS With Police, Called Boston Bombers His ‘Homeboys’A total of 49 people were killed and 53 injured when gunman Omar Mateen, who is suspected of having ties to Islamic extremism, opened fire at a crowded club.
  28. interview
    ‘My Heart Just Sank’: Talking to Muslim LGBT Activists About Orlando“We’re working toward a scenario where being an LGBT Muslim isn’t an oxymoron.”
  29. tonys 2016
    Why Lin-Manuel Miranda Wrote That Touching Tonys Poem About Love and Tragedy“We live in this world where beautiful and horrible things exist at the same time.”
  30. Here’s Tim Cook’s Orlando Tribute to Begin WWDCApple is offering its “deepest sympathies to everyone whose lives were touched by this violence.”
  31. the last ship
    TNT Postpones The Last Ship After Mass ShootingThe decision was made out of respect for the victims.
  32. tonys 2016
    Read Lin-Manuel Miranda’s Moving Tonys PoemHe was in tears by the end.
  33. tonys 2016
    Watch James Corden’s Orlando Statement at Tonys“Theater is a place where every race, creed, sexuality, and gender is equal and embraced and loved.”
  34. heroes
    Extraordinarily Agile Orlando Tourist Honored for Catching Falling BabyHelen Beard is a hero.
  35. Mediavore
    L.A. Pushes For Food Stamps at Farmers Markets; Perez Hilton Launches FitnessL.A.’s Food Policy Task Force unveils a new proposal, while a celebrity blogger turns his critical eye on healthy eating.
  36. stage dive
    Stage Dive: An Orlando Without Heat or HumidityThe show, in spirit, might’ve been subtitled “The 500-Year-Old Virgin.”
  37. Mediavore
    Gordon Ramsay Plans T.V. Show on the Subcontinent; San Diego Garden UnitesA television chef looks to a new year and a new plan, while city farming provides relief for the displaced.
  38. tiger catches tail
    A Fourth Tiger Woods Paramour is About to Come ForwardIt’s never over.
  39. horrifying things
    Shooting At Orlando Office BuildingTwo are dead, six injured.
  40. NewsFeed
    Raw-Food Guru Matthew Kenney Tries His Luck in OrlandoWhere do you go when you’ve become the black sheep of the New York restaurant community?