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Archived Since:September 15, 2009

Blog Post Archive

The Pope’s Risky Trip

3 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

As Pope Francis heads to the Holy Land, the Vatican is beefing up security to deal with threats from ISIS and potential lone-wolf attackers, like the Turk who shot John Paul II.

The Internet Embedded in Your Head

3 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

Thomas Sweterlitsch’s debut novel envisions a future where the Web is a brain implant, emails are thought transmitted, and genuine human feeling doesn’t stand a chance.

The FBI’s Bogus ISIS Bust

3 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

Heather Coffman was just another member of the vast American underclass—until, you know, she kinda sorta got into jihad.

The ‘Clairvoyance by Mail’ Scam

3 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

Meet the psychics preying on the elderly with a mail-order moneymaking gig that netted them millions a year.

Natalie Dormer Wants More Dick on ‘GoT’

3 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

The scheming Margaery Tyrell on HBO’s ‘Game of Thrones’ stars as a badass filmmaker in ‘The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1.’

Hebron, Israel’s Heart of Darkness

3 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

On the edge of this troubled city in the West Bank, Jewish settlers revere the grave of a mass murderer. And that’s just the beginning.

Hillary Gets a Serious Challenger

3 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

Jim Webb is officially exploring a 2016 run. Why the former senator—and former Republican—might be able to reach the Democratic voters that Clinton can’t.

The Real-Life ‘Hunger Games’ Protests

3 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

Student protesters dared to flash the films’ rebellious three-finger salute—and were taken away by soldiers. Are the stars of ‘Mockingjay’ obligated to speak out in their defense?

Jeopardy! Julia’s Brain Feels Like Mush

3 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

Julia Collins battled past winners for ‘Jeopardy!’ supremacy at the tournament of champions. Unfortunately, she was also really sick.

To End HIV, Stop Violence Against Girls

3 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

A powerful public-private partnership is working urgently to open rape crisis centers in Africa, reports Together for Girls director Michele Maloney-Kitts.

The Agony of Cosby’s Biographer

3 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

In a predominantly celebratory book Bill Cosby’s biographer deliberately glided over sex abuse allegations, saying he was unable to substantiate them.

Eminem’s Juvenile Misogyny Needs to Stop

3 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

In his new song ‘Vegas,’ the walking therapy session formerly known as Marshall Mathers raps about raping Iggy Azalea. It’s only the latest in a long line of woman-bashing garbage.

How UVA Is Failing Its Women

4 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

A sobering article on gang rape inside a UVA fraternity has Wahoo alumni like myself up in arms.

Women Share Secret Abortion Stories

4 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

One in three women has had an abortion in the United States—but their stories often remain private. A new campaign aims to change that.

Grow Up, Bill Cosby Isn’t Cliff Huxtable

4 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

TV Land has canceled ‘The Cosby Show’ reruns. Is this a mature expression of understandable judgment, or a bid to erase history while conflating fiction and reality?

What We Know About the FSU Shooter

4 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

A shooter opened fire inside the library at Florida State University this morning. Here's what we know so far about the man allegedly behind the carnage.

The Witty Wisdom of Mike Nichols

4 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

The late, great director offers a look inside his process.

How Mike Nichols Made Gay Mainstream

4 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

From ‘The Birdcage’ to ‘Angels in America’ and all of his fabulous divas in between, Mike Nichols played an unparalleled role in the mainstream acceptance of gay culture.

Understanding Tracy Morgan’s Brain Injury

4 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

Tracy Morgan’s lawyer says the star suffered ‘severe brain injury’ after his car accident. What will this mean for the actor’s future?

Adiós to the Diva Duchess

4 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

A flamboyant, multi-titled, multiply married royal to remember, the Duchess of Alba died Thursday at the age of 88.

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