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  1. coronavirus stimulus
    The GOP’s Big Lie About Why COVID Stimulus Talks FailedMcConnell accuses Democrats of holding relief hostage to ideological priorities unrelated to the pandemic, but that is precisely what he did.
  2. tiktok
    Is Trump Really Banning TikTok?He issued an executive order banning the app from operating in the U.S., unless its Chinese-owned parent company sells it off.
  3. power
    What Is Going on at The Ellen DeGeneres Show?The talk-show host is facing scrutiny after multiple producers have been accused of harassment, assault, and intimidation.
  4. a long talk
    Lupe Fiasco vs. Everybody (Even Himself)The divisive rap great on making an EP based off a tweet, not allowing Joe Budden to clown him, Virgil Abloh, and why he basically invented Genius.
  5. #sayhername
    Oprah Honors Breonna Taylor on the Cover of O MagFor the first time ever, Oprah won’t be on the cover.
  6. #womensupportingwomen
    What Is ‘Challenge Accepted,’ Exactly?What is #WomenSupportingWomen, and why have so many people #accepted this #challenge?
  7. evil deposits
    Why Is Everyone Talking About Demon Sex All of a Sudden?It has to do with Trump, unfortunately — and a conspiracy theory he tweeted out about Covid late last night.
  8. why
    Hell Is This Giant Chainsmokers ConcertIn the Hamptons, during the COVID pandemic, with a DJ set from a Goldman Sachs CEO.
  9. vanderpump rules
    What Is Going on With Lala Kent and ‘Her Man’?Why did she delete all her photos of Randall Emmett, a.k.a. Rand?
  10. media digest
    Everything to Know About the Media’s Reckoning With Abuse of PowerHearst Magazines president Troy Young has resigned after allegations of misogyny and uncomfortable sexual comments.
  11. resignations
    Hearst President Troy Young Has Resigned Following New York Times ReportThe report accused Young of engaging in creepy, lewd behavior and creating a toxic work environment.
  12. media
    Hearst President Accused of Lewd, Creepy BehaviorTroy Young has resigned amid allegations that he made graphic sexual comments to colleagues and shared pornography at work.
  13. interesting times
    Andrew Sullivan: See You Next FridayIf the mainstream media will not host a diversity of opinion, then the nonmainstream needs to pick up the slack. That’s what I’ll be doing next.
  14. the man
    Cool TikTok Teen Silenced by Republican ParentsClaudia Conway — self-proclaimed leftist daughter of Kellyanne — says her parents are “forcing” her off social media.
  15. ch-ch-changes
    Bari Weiss ‘Self-Expels’ From the New York Times“My own forays into Wrongthink have made me the subject of constant bullying,” she wrote in a lengthy resignation letter.
  16. media
    Bari Weiss ‘Self-Expels’ From the New York TimesThe controversial writer and editor joined the newspaper in 2017.
  17. 2020 election
    Kanye West and the Media Are Once Again Playing a Dangerous GameThere needs to be a reckoning about the toxic relationship between Kanye West and the vox populi.
  18. shivers
    Disney World Releases Chilling Reopening VideoIt has been widely compared to a horror-movie trailer.
  19. the discourse
    ‘Defending a Free Society’ Requires Radically Changing This OneThe myopia and hypocrisy of “philosophical liberals” undermine their critiques of “cancel culture.”
  20. fox news
    Tucker Carlson: Protect American ‘Culture’ and ‘Heritage’ From Tammy DuckworthThe Fox News host continued his attacks on the Illinois Democrat, calling her a “coward,” a “moron,” and a “fraud.”
  21. oh no
    A Mystical, TikTok-Famous App Led Teens to a Dead BodyWhat in the hell is Randonautica, and what is its spooky agenda?
  22. literature
    Here It Is, the Da Vinci Code of Divorce DramaThis lawsuit has everything: airport best sellers, extramarital affairs, and a $345,000 Friesian horse named “LimiTed Edition.”
  23. bon voyage
    Bon Appétit Editor-in-Chief Resigns Over Brownface Photo, Criticism From Staff“It’s Alive” video editor Matt Hunziker has been suspended pending an investigation.
  24. media digest
    Former Employees at Complex Speak Out on Racism and SexismThey described a workplace rife with abuse.
  25. burning questions
    Everything You Wondered About the 111 Cuomo Briefings“I know it couldn’t have been easy for you, because it was hell for me, and we all lived it together.”
  26. media
    ‘Am I Biased Because I’m Black?’Alexis Johnson, a reporter at the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, says she was barred from protest coverage because her bosses felt her tweets showed “bias.”
  27. fashion
    Samira Nasr Is the First Woman of Color to Run Harper’s BazaarHearst finally settled on a new editor-in-chief after a long search.
  28. babynames.com
    This Baby Name Website Would Like to Make a StatementBabyNames.com will be silent no more.
  29. bravo
    Vanderpump Rules Has Fired Stassi and Kristen for RacismAs well as two other cast members, Brett and Max.
  30. influencers
    Popular Mommy Vlogger Admits She ‘Rehomed’ Her Adopted SonYouTuber Myka Stauffer is facing backlash after announcing the decision in a new video.
  31. reckonings
    At Long Last, Justice for ScheanaAn editor who bragged about embarrassing her on purpose has reportedly been fired.
  32. in development
    Gawker Might Get a Second (Third?) Life As an Apple TV+ ShowFormer staffers are reportedly developing a series based on the blog’s rise.
  33. encounter
    André Leon Talley Would Still Take Anna Wintour’s CallFrom his living room in White Plains, the fashion writer on his new memoir and old friends.
  34. a bug's life
    Have You Considered Simply Being an Ant?People are role-playing as ants in a massively popular Facebook group, and to be honest it sounds nice.
  35. encounter
    The Long Wait for Justice at NBC NewsFor one early whistle-blower, Andy Lack’s exit feels like just the beginning of a Me Too reckoning.
  36. trendy
    AOC Is Getting Into Animal CrossingAnd she wants to visit your island.
  37. vision 2020
    Why Kavanaugh Is the Focus of Republican Attacks on BidenThe GOP would prefer to compare Biden to Kavanaugh, a party-unifying figure, rather than Trump himself, accused of far more misconduct.
  38. recommendations
    I Love This Beautiful, Dumb Witch ShowA Discovery of Witches is ideal television: aesthetically pleasing, very dramatic, and you only need to follow like 45 percent of the plot.
  39. media
    Chris Matthews Admits Workplace Behavior Was ‘Inappropriate’ “I didn’t argue about it. I didn’t deny it.”
  40. shudder
    Which Celebrity Is Having the Most Haunting Time?Ben Affleck smoking a cigarette in a mask? Or the Real Housewives trying to clean?
  41. social media
    Instagram Is Scrambling to Release a Feature to Memorialize Dead UsersThe social-media company says the pandemic has prompted it to aim for an early release.
  42. pda
    OK, Ben Affleck, We Get ItHe’s taking social-isolation PDA to new heights.
  43. intelligencer chats
    Should Networks Stop Airing Trump’s Falsehood-Filled Coronavirus Briefings?A daily dose of presidential misinformation might not be what America needs right now.
  44. april fools
    Now Is Not the Time for PranksGovernments are warning their people not to joke about the pandemic on April Fools’ Day.
  45. coronavirus
    How Far-Right Media Is Weaponizing CoronavirusThey’re attacking the left about “PC culture” — arguing that they are more worried about Trump’s racist phrasing for the virus than the virus itself.
  46. media
    Playboy Is Shutting Down the Print MagazineThey will be all-digital for the remainder of 2020.
  47. oops
    BTW Elon, That’s a Pic of the MoonNot a very encouraging sign for the billionaire’s nascent “OCCUPY MARS” movement.
  48. coronavirus
    Haunting Footage from the End of CivilizationWhoopi Goldberg talks to empty chairs on The View.
  49. the zucc
    How Facebook Fact-Checking Can BackfireThe “implied truth effect” means that Facebook’s fact-checking process may be worse than doing nothing.
  50. media
    The Biggest Chris Matthews Controversies: A GuideFrom sparring with Elizabeth Warren to sexist jokes about Hillary Clinton.
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