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    The film marries psychological trauma with glitter and gummy bears to deliver a somber message.

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    He reportedly felt ‘pressured’ to use the word, a statement that was later thoroughly roasted on Twitter.

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    But the larger question still remains: What completely inappropriate role will she try out for next?

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    College /// Culture x

    Words by Aliyah Thomas, Howard University.

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    A physical breakdown led visual artist and poet William Chappell to an unlikely catharsis.

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    Improving how we, as a society, deal with depression, means more open discussions and a frank dialogue about coping strategies.

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    Which Hollywood queen — Saoirse Ronan or Margot Robbie — will win the Oscar?

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    It might not look like your 14-year-old life, but it’s certainly realistic.

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    The first episode of the new YouTube series has led to a lot of controversy, but not much else.

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    The Oakland-area musician is singing and yelling and shouting ideas everyone needs to hear.

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    Everyone is a little bit hoping that Watson will suggest ‘Harry Potter.’

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    Although it took several high-profile deaths, mental health has finally becoming a national talking point.

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    A rise in the popularity of camping has allowed the app to help millions of intrepid glampers find their zen.

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    She’s a successful artist who cares about women’s issues, okurrrr?

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    Infowars might be a joke, but the audience it’s building isn’t funny at all.

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    The hosts disagree on everything, which leads to different perspectives and comedy gold.

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    With nine seasons in the books, the not-so-super spy Sterling Archer has had his share of iconic moments.

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    The project confronts the industry’s hesitation to feature models with illnesses or disabilities.

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    In recent years, the former flower-toting lead singer of the the Smiths has become increasingly racist and Islamophobic.

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    She’s a lot more than just Karen from ‘The Office.’

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    Boot Riley’s new film runs the risk of becoming a self-fulfilling prophecy.

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    The film examines anti-Semitism and its repercussions in France, but critics say the scope is too narrow.

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    The insider scoop from your friendly neighborhood Uber driver.

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    A new radio documentary dives into the mystery surrounding one of the world’s most secretive musicians.

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    The ‘Bodak Yellow’ singer announced her delivery, flexin’ on the ‘Gram like aye.

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    You CAN, however, rely on these books to entertain you.

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    After her masterful job with ‘Lady Bird,’ she’s proved that she’s ready to tackle Alcott’s famous novel.

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    Five albums later, Drake still manages to bring the feels.

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    Sifting through piles of documents to find the right piece of plot or character information is a total, but entirely preventable, drag.

     

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    See a scarf you like? Facebook wants you to be able to try it on without leaving your chair.

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    After accepting a role to play a transgender man, the actress already accused of whitewashing ‘Ghost in the Shell’ has very few excuses left.

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    As a survivor of sexual assault herself, Maude Gorman thought poorly of the tasteless skit.

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    The project, which releases this Friday, aims to ‘strip genitalia away from the norms of music.’

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    You can’t be what you can’t see on on the credits reel.

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    There’s nothing more beautiful than a beautiful room filled with books.

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    Turn on, tune in and drop the misunderstood stigma that surrounds hallucinogenics.

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    So far, they’ve managed to outsmart thousands of fans determined to decode the clues.

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    As more states legalize weed, the number of marijuana-related pet poisonings have continued to climb.

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    ‘Be careful what you post online’ applies way more to women.

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    After years of injecting her lips with fillers, Jenner’s opted for the au natural look.

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    Apparently, history doesn’t have to make your life miserable!

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    If she can’t make it big, K-pop might be in trouble.

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    After years of searching for an appropriate way to curate their game selection, Valve has finally given up.

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    His latest film, ‘Skyscraper,’ is nearly indistinguishable from his last five projects, and nobody seems to care.

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    Self-love, body positivity and female empowerment galore.

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    Here are four other twosomes that need to put out music together, asap.

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    The president has, on an unrelated note, decided to largely avoid London during his UK trip.

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    The wedding fantasies of millions of Beliebers were destroyed overnight.

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    Karma is a lot more complex, and more important, than you might think.

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    It might finally be time to trash your razors.

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    Turns out young people are more interested in progressive social policy than avocado toast.

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    The old ‘Fear Factor’ host has quietly become one of the most remarkable people in the world.

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    We might be neighbors, but we’re definitely very different.

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    Not only will the story keep you up at night, it’ll make you do something more terrifying: consider the investigator as a person.

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    If you’ve ever felt like you’re constantly out of two things — money and outfits — then boy do we have news for you.

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    It takes the average college student more than a week to finish a homework assignment, let alone an entire album.

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    The Korean binge-eating videos have fans angry their own sluggish metabolisms.

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    Mirror, mirror, on the wall, who’s the pettiest of them all?

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    By adding a Midterm Elections banner to their news app, the company hopes to succeed where Facebook failed.

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    If you can’t jump off a rooftop into a haystack, you’re not playing an ‘Assassin’s Creed’ game.

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    Internet beef between YouTubers isn’t entertaining — it’s weird, it’s lazy and it should stop.

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    While the women of #MeToo hold each other up, Crews’ fellow men are trying to tear him down.

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    What can I say except you’re welcome… for introducing you to this movie.

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    The film was so plagued with production issues that its mishaps led to their own documentary, ‘Lost in La Mancha.’

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    From movie theater bomb threat pranks to store-bought Botox, ‘Always Sunny’ never runs out of cringey ways to make you laugh.

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    It’s one big chilled out synth-fest … where every song sounds the same.

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    Heroism takes the backseat to adolescence, painful pasts and unorthodox powers.

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    Peteiana Grandson leaves no moment undocumented, but also leave no questions answered.

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    Love triangles, academic stress and journalistic persecution? The shows might be foreign, but the concepts certainly aren’t.

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    The new drama on OWN tells the real-life love story of black Hollywood couple, Salim and Mara Brock Akil.

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    Whether you’re solving a string of murders or chasing a bank robber, these video games will bring out your inner detective.

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    It makes a lot more sense and it’s a lot more fun.

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    If you thought an account rating cute dogs could avoid accusations of whitewashing, you’d be wrong.

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    Lead singer Brendon Urie’s struggles with substance abuse and mental health are front and center in the new album.

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    After watching these movies, you’ll be afraid of absolutely everything.

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    When he grows up, even Adonis will be disappointed with his dad’s first double album.

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    The ‘Riverdale’ star is body positive, fiercely supportive of other actresses and unapologetic about her ideals.

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    The show explores the private conversations that occur in every intimate relationship.

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    The battle was really just a war of wits, and the liberals definitely won.

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    Melissa Schuman and another woman’s accusations against Nick Carter prove that even pop icons are no longer untouchable.

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    The young, iridescent producer continues to fuse electronic music with dense hyperactivity.

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    Lush’s new foundation sticks offer a range of environment-saving shades.

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    When the praises go up, the blessings come down.

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    Shelton recently tweeted that he’s Stefani’s biggest stalker, which we’re interpreting as cute.

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    It’s the first headset that’s made the hype surrounding virtual reality seem realistic.

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    Turns out the whole Permit Patty thing is a little more racist than we thought.

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    Characters you can relate to and romances that aren’t ridiculously cliché  — sounds like a great beach day novel to me.

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    Honestly don’t even watch these.