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URL :http://www.thedailybeast.com
Filed Under:News
Posts on Regator:31758
Posts / Week:111.5
Archived Since:September 15, 2009

Blog Post Archive

No One in Wisconsin Asked to Kill Unions

2 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

Among the hundreds of protesters in Madison this week, not one could be found who was asking for the right-to-work bill that Scott Walker once called a “distraction.”

Local Anchor Calls Out White Power Signs

2 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

Dale Hansen speaks out again when sports intersect with prejudice

Post-9/11 Novel's Bleak Portrait of Now

2 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

In an audacious Pynchonesque debut, novelist Mark Doten channels a host of Babel-like voices that conjure the chaos and and paranoia of the dawn of the 21st century.

Why Did Britain Let ‘Jihadi John’ Go?

2 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

Before he was identified as the ISIS murderer who beheaded Westerners, Mohammed Emwazi was watched by MI5 and even detained en route to Africa.

WATCH: New Game of Thrones Blooper Reel

2 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

The Queen falls down the stairs, Jamie keeps giggling, and they all forget their lines

The ‘America’s Next Top Model’ Curse

3 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

ANTM contestant Mirjana Puhar was just killed in what authorities have deemed a drug-related triple homicide. Why do so many ‘Top Model’ contestants lose their way?

Why You Trust the Web More Than Your Doc

3 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

Doctors were once the most trusted members of the community, but now it’s the opposite. Why are we so desperate for our doctors to be wrong?

Army Spied on Hero Over Amazon Review

3 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

President Obama gave this outspoken, brave soldier the Medal of Honor. The Army dug through his trash and bothered his girlfriend.

Westboro Church Begged Feds for Help

3 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

Fred Phelps, the world’s loathsome preacher, loved to talk smack about cops—until he needed them to keep him safe.

No Respect For Hip-Hop’s OGs

3 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

While forgettable white “classic rock” acts like Steely Dan and the Eagles pack stadiums, some of the biggest names in rap history are forced to slum it in clubs. What gives?

Is This the Latino Ferguson?

3 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

In a death with echoes of Michael Brown, police in Washington state shot and killed a Latino man earlier this month—and all eyes are on the prosecutor investigating the case.

The Godfather of CSI

3 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

It all seems so exciting on “CSI,” the sleuths glamorous in Armani suits. But real forensics is messy and intricate, as its French inventor, Edmond Locard, showed in the early 1900s.

Insecure People Log More Facebook Time

3 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

Susan Greenfield argues that the Internet is undermining everything from empathy to attention spans. If only she had done a better job of convincing us.

You’re About to Pay Up for Obamacare

3 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

Hundreds of thousands who received subsidies under the Affordable Care Act may have underestimated their incomes in 2014. Now many of them are learning they owe the government money.

The Mass Murderer on Your $20

3 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

Andrew Jackson was an abysmal president, and replacing him on our currency with anyone—even Reagan—would be a step in the right direction.

GOP Hypocrisy in D.C.'s Pot Laws

3 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

Congress has always run D.C. like a plantation. But now, GOPers want to jail the mayor over a law the voters overwhelmingly passed?

Why ‘Murder’ Is TV’s Most Radical Show

3 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

Gay sex. Natural hair. Viola Freaking Davis. How to Get Away With Murder creator Peter Nowalk tells us how he managed to make the most progressive drama on broadcast television.

The British Town at War With Russia

3 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

Did an administrative oversight really mean a bucolic English town ended up at war with Russia? Whatever, the locals still like to re-enact it.

The Brooklyn Punks Who Dreamed of ISIS

3 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

They were Central Asian immigrants who dressed in hoodies and high-tops and looked younger than their 19 and 24 years. But prosecutors say they were headed to wage jihad in Syria.

Chicago Progressives to Rahm: Get Lost

3 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

Mayor Rahm Emanuel felt the wrath of the liberal base on Tuesday—and progressives warn it’s only the beginning.

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