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Racists Attack Will Smith’s ‘Focus’

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The vile racists of the Internet are up in arms over the new movie ‘Focus’, which features stars Will Smith and Margot Robbie (sort of) knocking boots. Ugh.

Duck Dynasty Guy: Hippie Revenge Is STDs

22 hours agoNews : The Daily Beast

Phil Robertson brings anti-sex insanity to CPAC.

Spock, the Sexiest Being in the Universe

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Leonard Nimoy's most famous role turned him into an unlikely object of carnal desire for women.

Spock’s Voyage Home

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Leonard Nimoy was our beloved Mr. Spock—a role that defined a long and prosperous film and TV career.

India’s Castration Cult Wants a Do-Over

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Former devotees have alleged that pop-star ascetic, Ram Rahim Singh, had them castrate themselves to prove “loyalty.”

Leonard Nimoy’s ‘Secret’ Talent

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Leonard Nimoy passed away today at the age of 83. Back in 2010, the Star Trek legend unveiled an eye-opening portrait show at Mass MoCA called Secret Selves.

Emma Thompson on Tax Strike Over HSBC

The Harry Potter star and her husband are threatening to avoid paying tax until HSBC is punished.

Is Greece Russia’s Next Satellite?

The Kremlin’s strategy of supporting the far left and the far right, playing on resentment of Berlin and Brussels, is bearing fruit.

The Few, the Proud, the Indie Bookstores

Contending first with the chains and more recently with Amazon, independent booksellers find survival tough but not impossible, and lately new stores are thriving.

The Tao of Kobe

Gotham Chopra—son of Deepak—writes about how filming his new Showtime documentary, Kobe Bryant’s Muse, gave him a greater appreciation of the basketball icon.

U.S. Lets In .01% of Syrian Refugees

After four years of conflict, the crisis inside Syria not only shows no signs of letting up, but is now expanding into the region as never before.

The Farmer's Almanac Nailed It This Year

Last summer the 200-year-old publication forecast this hellish winter. Nobody believed them, but their secret weatherman was right.

We Banged On National Television

A candid conversation with a couple who took part in WEtv’s controversial new series ‘Sex Box’, in which couples have sex in a box and then talk about it with relationship experts.

The Picasso of Pin-Ups

The artist Mel Ramos has painted naked women coming out of bananas, and inside martini glasses. Unsurprisingly his work is not loved by feminists.

ISIS: Christians Worse Than Murderers

ISIS is using a harsh interpretation of a verse in the Quran to justify its attacks on Christians.

Kanye West's Vanilla Protege

He’s been tapped by Mr. Yeezus as next in line to the rap throne, but Big Sean’s “breakthrough” album doesn’t quite get him there.

Bibi Ruins Bipartisan Support of Israel

Netanyahu’s speech to Congress risks making support for Israel a partisan issue.

Boss: ISIS Wannabe Was Devout Salafist

The owner of a Brooklyn takeout restaurant where an alleged ISIS recruit worked before his arrest says that Abdurasul Juraboev was a reserved and severely religious young man.

A Sane Sideshow In Crazytown

Matt Robbins says the conservative movement might not be empathetic enough to the poor and downtrodden, and still is allowed at CPAC.

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