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The Democrats’ Closing Argument: J-O-B-S

5 hours agoNews : The Daily Beast

There’s still time for the Democrats to put GOP opponents on the defensive by saying “I want to rebuild America, and my opponent doesn’t.”

Nintendo’s Graphic, Ass-Kicking Barbie

5 hours agoNews : The Daily Beast

As you swing Bayonetta’s swords and shoot guns attached to her high heels, the hair covering her body attacks enemies. Blood isn’t what makes ‘Bayonetta 2’ for mature gamers.

Inside Amazon’s Political Fun ‘House’

5 hours agoNews : The Daily Beast

Free shipping and a TV show? It seemed crazy, but thanks to the success of the political comedy ‘Alpha House,’ Amazon is officially a player in the original series business.

Borges in Love Wasn’t Pretty

5 hours agoNews : The Daily Beast

The Argentinian literary genius married at the age of 68. It was not a wise move, but then Borges was never known for wise moves except when writing.

Will the GOP Get the Message in Kansas?

5 hours agoNews : The Daily Beast

The state’s ruinous foray into Tea Party economics has turned off huge swaths of Republican voters. So why are its candidates going even further to the right?

How This Election Could Go to January

5 hours agoNews : The Daily Beast

The polls say Republicans will likely eke out a small majority in the Senate this Election Day. But hold on: Factor in the runoffs, and things get weird real fast.

Ukraine’s Wild and Wooly Elections

5 hours agoNews : The Daily Beast

The vote on Sunday could take Ukraine toward a modern functioning democracy or plunge it back into a cesspool of corruption. Right now it’s anybody’s call.

If Clinton Runs in ’16, Cuomo’s on Board

6 hours agoNews : The Daily Beast

A former talked-about, maybe-presidential candidate, Andrew Cuomo now hints at Hillary for president at his own re-election event.

Blackward Thinking in the NFL

6 hours agoNews : The Daily Beast

The discussion of race in the league just serves to distract from why players misbehave.

Crazy Oregon Governor Race Gets Crazier

Will Gov. John Kitzhaber’s pot-farming fiancée, who already admitted to entering into a green card marriage for cash, sink his re-election bid?

Zuckerberg: The Most Charitable Bigwig?

The Facebook founder promised $25 million to the CDC to help fight Ebola—but how does his gift stack up against the biggest charitable donations by other billionaires?

Mother Knows Best

How Rosie Castro Paved the Political Way for her Democratic Superstar Twin Sons, Joaquin and Julian Castro

Rand Paul's Bill Maher Problem

The famously liberal HBO host flirted with the idea of voting for the libertarian for president—until he looked at his whole record. That's going to happen to blacks and youth the senator hopes to court.

Why I Named My Quidditch Film Mudbloods

At best the decision to play quidditch might be tolerated and ignored, compartmentalized as something geeks or freaks do; and at worst you are openly ridiculed.

Denmark’s Bestiality Problem: It’s Legal

Amazingly, the Danes, Finns, Hungarians and Swedes currently say it’s legal to have sex with animals as long as the animals are not hurt. But … how would you know?

The War on Terror’s Costly Follies

In his new book, ‘Pay Any Price,’ reporter James Risen reports how billions were lost and American rights were infringed when the government went to war on terror.

NYPD Heckles Comic During Arrest (NSFW)

Cops cuff audience member during comic Adam Newman’s stand-up set

Miles Teller’s Movie Star Moment

The 27-year-old is earning raves for his turn as a jazz drummer in 'Whiplash,' and will star as Reed Richards in the 'Fantastic Four' reboot. And he’s taking it all in stride.

The Secret Money Buying Wisconsin

An accidentally released court filing reveals how one company secretly gave money to a nonprofit that helped get favorable mining legislation passed.

Alan Cumming: The Truth About My Father

In 2010, the ‘Good Wife’ star received shocking news about his paternity. He talks candidly about the saga, non-monogamy, assisted suicide, and why he’s ‘bored’ of the gay actor debate.

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