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URL :http://www.thedailybeast.com
Filed Under:News
Posts on Regator:29301
Posts / Week:108.2
Archived Since:September 15, 2009

Blog Post Archive

Why Cruise Ships Should Be Banned

4 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

More than 150 passengers on a California cruise ship came down with norovirus, continuing a trend that happens every year. From a medical standpoint, it’s time to call it quits on cruises.

Cézanne’s Mysterious Wife

4 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

An exhibition at New York’s Metropolitan Museum of Art features 24 portraits of the French painter’s wife, but her mystery remains intact.

Hollywood’s Long List of Scumbags

4 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

It took a lot to make the public and entertainment industry remember the allegations against Dr. Huxtable. Why have we forgotten about everyone from Bill Murray to John Lennon, too?

The Man Who Invented the Word ‘Genocide’

4 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

‘Watchers of the Sky’ examines the legacy of Raphael Lemkin, the man who succeeded in making genocide an international crime.

Fear and Loathing in Bethlehem

4 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

If a new intifada begins, as many expect, it could be much worse than those that came before.

Top Ten Uber Horror Stories

4 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

Uber recently threatened to use the personal data of a tech journalist to destroy her because she dared criticize them. Par for the course, says Olivia Nuzzi.

Will Bill Condon Conquer Broadway?

4 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

The director has won an Oscar and made ‘Twilight’ movies. As he debuts on Broadway, he talks Beyoncé, Kristen Stewart, Benedict Cumberbatch, and the ‘gay sensibility’ in all he does.

Rand Beats Cruz, Saves NSA From ‘Reform’

4 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

One wants to fix the spy agency from the inside. The other wanted to block watered-down reforms of the secret state. The winner just might get to be President.

Keystone Is Environmental Kabuki Theater

4 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

The pipeline bill was already going to die before it failed to reach 60 votes in the Senate on Monday night. The suspense was only over who would kill it: Obama or the Democrats.

Is Pope Francis Backpedaling on Gays?

4 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

The Vatican’s cheery-sounding ‘complementarity’ symposium’ is really an attack on sex outside of marriage—gay sex, single sex, divorced sex, and all 50 shades of grey in between.

Alibaba's Dark Side: Censoring Customers

4 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

Alibaba's founder says the company puts customers first. So why did they shut down an online shop selling t-shirts in support of Ai Weiwei?

Mass Murder in the Holy City

4 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

Terrorists killed four rabbis, three of them American, in a synagogue this morning. The one and indivisible capital of Israel has not been this bitterly divided since 1967.

Drone ‘Shortage’ Hampers ISIS War

4 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

The American campaign against the Islamic State is being largely fought from the sky. And even that aerial effort is being shortchanged, military insiders tell The Daily Beast.

Crazy Lies People Tell for Love

4 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

A new reality series spotlights the extent people will go to impress a crush—from pretending to be deaf to committing theft. More alarming is how much you’ll relate to them.

I Tried Cosmo’s Lesbian Sex Tips

4 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

Cosmo’s back with another round of lesbian sex tips after a failed list last summer. And you know what? This time, they’re awesome.

Aleppo’s Desperate Peace Deal

4 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

The U.N. special representative has called for local ceasefires in Aleppo and elsewhere to start building a broader peace. ISIS, of course, will have none of it.

How Valerie Jarrett Saved Obama

5 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

Her critics plainly do not know her. To work for Jarrett is to discover someone who listens and someone who expects nothing less than the very best.

Harry Reid Is Tight With the UFC

5 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

The Senate Majority Leader, a former boxer, was accused of trying to help the Ultimate Fighting Championship. That's contested, but they've definitely gone to the mat for him.

Pope Francis Raffles Off His Swag

5 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

The pontiff is giving away a car, clothes, and more gifts he doesn’t want to raise money for the poor.

The Odd Couple: Jerry Seinfeld and Wale

5 days agoNews : The Daily Beast

A comedian and a rapper enjoy an unusual friendship

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