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Archived Since:September 15, 2009

Blog Post Archive

They Weren’t Afraid of Virginia Woolf

4 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

If only women had written in Woolf’s day, the English novel would have still been in very capable hands. From Mansfield to Gibbons to Hall, here are authors who need not stand in Woolf’s long shadow.

Cosby Foe Made His Own Date Rape Jokes

4 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

The comedian was right to call out Bill Cosby, but his material is littered with jokes about rape.

The Shocking Death Of Miss Honduras

4 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

The killing of a 19-year-old beauty queen and her sister has shocked Honduras. It reflects the horrific violence pervading the most murderous country in the world.

Society Doesn’t Get How Rape Works

4 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

The CNN anchor asked an alleged victim of Bill Cosby why she didn’t stop him. That victim-blaming mindset is pervasive and ignorant.

Why Keystone XL Probably Won’t Be Built

4 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

Forget about the fight in Washington—the pipeline just doesn’t make economic sense anymore.

East Ukraine: Back in the USSR

4 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

Gone are the wild-eyed revolutionaries in Donetsk and Luhansk, replaced by steely-eyed bureaucrats and seasoned combat veterans.

All Hail Shingy, AOL's Goblin King

4 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

Critics of AOL’s “digital prophet” say he’s everything that’s wrong with corporate America. But if he’s tech journalism’s new punchline, then perhaps the joke’s on us.

‘Pick-Up Artist’ to Be Banned from UK

4 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

Julien Blanc says he can teach any man to bed women successfully thanks to easy—and very abusive—techniques. But not in Britain, it seems.

WATCH: Snowstorm Batters Buffalo

4 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

An unusual storm rams into Western NY off of Lake Erie

This Republican Loved Taxes & Modern Art

4 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

A social progressive and a fiscal conservative, Nelson Rockefeller was closer to FDR than Reagan, says his biographer Richard Norton Smith.

Is This the Start of a New Intifada?

4 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

As Israeli PM Netanyahu reacts to the murder of four rabbis in Jerusalem, he lashes out at supposed enemies around the world—and a new Arab uprising takes shape.

Wanted: Less Terrible TV Politics

4 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

Everyone knows there’s a problem with televised political coverage. The big question is how to fix it.

‘Executive Amnesty for Anchor Babies’?

4 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

The president’s planned executive action for undocumented immigrant parents of U.S. citizens is about to bring the derogatory term ‘anchor babies’ into the mainstream, advocates fear.

Commando Exposes His Lover to HIV

4 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

Jeffrey Pounding was on the fast track to become a general. Now he’s facing the military equivalent of a grand jury for adultery and for failure to discuss that he had HIV.

Could El Chapo Go Free?

4 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

The notorious Sinaloa cartel boss is trying to use Mexican law to get himself out of jail—and it just might work. His weapons charges have been tossed, and racketeering could be next.

‘Nobody Wants to Listen to a Crackhead’

4 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

Legendary musician George Clinton on his long-running copyright battle against ‘mobsters’ in the industry, why he’s sober now, and how he was always concerned for Bob Marley’s life.

Inside Interstellar’s Big Celeb Spoiler

4 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

The filmmaker discusses the reasoning behind the big surprise midway through his space epic ‘Interstellar’ that’s divided audiences. [WARNING: Massive spoilers.]

10 WTF ‘Baby, It’s Cold Outside’ Covers

4 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

Is ‘Baby, It’s Cold Outside’ actually about a predatory forced sexual experience? Maybe! And if so, these covers of it are really, really weird.

Short Stories From the New China

4 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

Jack Livings’s debut story collection focuses on people outside the center of power to paint a subtle and convincing group portrait of China since Mao.

Connecticut Guv to Dems: Grow a Pair

4 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

In his first term, Dan Malloy enacted a hugely ambitious progressive agenda. This fall, he ran on that record—and won. Now he’s got some advice for his dejected fellow Democrats.

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