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The Hell of Being a Russian Sex Worker

13 hours agoNews : The Daily Beast

Russia not only fights against the best means to combat AIDS/HIV at home, it tries to impose its views abroad. Will Trump follow Putins lead on this, too?

Trump’s FCC Pick Hates Net Neutrality

13 hours agoNews : The Daily Beast

When the FCC voted to uphold the policy that requires internet service providers to treat all data equally, Ajit Pai dissentedand now Trump has made him head of the agency.

Protectionist U.S.? Free-Market China?

13 hours agoNews : The Daily Beast

As the new U.S. president kills the Trans-Pacific Partnership, China is repositioning itself, and may well come out ahead.

How August Wilson Heard Black America

13 hours agoNews : The Daily Beast

The brilliant MTC production of Wilsons Jitney is so good you want to stay in the company of the actors for as long as possible.

Watch Live: 2017 Oscar Nominations

22 hours agoNews : The Daily Beast

The 2017 Oscar nominations for the 24 categories will be announced Tuesday morning by Jennifer Hudson, Brie Larson, Jason Reitman, and others. Heres how to watch live.

Trump Already Broke Immigration Pledges

22 hours agoNews : The Daily Beast

Not only has the president failed to immediately reverse Obamas executive amnesty protecting young Dreamers from deportation, his advisers are signaling he has no plans to do so.

Trump’s Dubious Day of (Self-)Devotion

23 hours agoNews : The Daily Beast

In a mash of purple prose and logical nonsense, the new commander-in-chief declares that some new national pride stirs the American soul now thats hes on the job.

Newt Gingrich’s War on Madonna

After Madonnas remark at the Washington Womens March that shed like to blow up the White House, condemnation and insults soon rained down on her.

Sean Spicer’s Day of Whine and Poses

Sean Spicer, White House press spokesman, was ready to not only take on President Trumps media criticsbut also to play the victim.

Team Bernie Gives One Cheer for Trump

Trumps executive order pulling out of the Trans-Pacific Partnership talks earned the president a fist-bump from progressive activists. But dont expect a hug any time soon.

Trump’s Incredible Inaugural Lies

The harder the 45th President and his team insist on alternate facts, the harder objective reality pushes back.

No Joint US-Russian Air Strikes—Yet

Earlier today, the Associated Press reported what it said was a Russian government announcement of a joint US-Russian air strike on Syria. The Pentagon says no way.

Taylor Swift’s Spineless Feminism

The pop superstar endorsed the womens march in a simple tweet, but after staying remarkably silent during the election, many saw it as opportunismand far too little, far too late.

The Voter-Proof Incumbent Protection Fix

The state legislature wont fix a broken system that rewards its members. But this year New Yorkers have a chance to change it themselves.

For Europe’s Right, Trump’s Triumphant

The populist far right in Europe would like to believe Trumps victory assures their own, and they came together to proclaim just that. But nothings quite that simple.

The Gay Love Story Turning Sundance On

Luca Guadagninos film premiered to a standing ovation at Sundance, a gay love story thats an impossibly beautiful feast visually, emotionally, andmy godsexually.

Prince Harry’s In-Law Problem

Prince Harry's girlfriend has a troubled brother facing a gun charge, who could embarrass the Royals by invoking Harry's name.

James Franco Talks Trump and Gay Rights

The Oscar-nominated actor opens up about his fine new film I Am Michael, the outing of Hollywood actors, and the constant speculation about his own sexuality.

The Godfather of Political Late-Night

For the past 24 years, Bill Maher has been making politics funny on television. The Trump era marks his biggest challenge yet.

Three Horny Nuns Storm Sundance

A convent of nuns are having a hard time keeping their vow of celibacy in The Little Hours. Molly Shannon, Alison Brie, and Kate Micucci talk their wild Sundance sex comedy.

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