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 2018-06-18 04:10 

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Kellyanne Conway: 'Nobody Likes' Family-Separation Policy...

Mark Wilson/Getty White House counselor Kellyanne Conway on Sunday said that " nobody likes " the Justice Department's family-separation policy at the southern border, even as top administration officials are defending the practice. Conway als...

 2018-06-18 01:00 

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Scouted: Leverage MailChimp to Build an Effective Email Marketing Strategy...

Contrary to popular belief, email marketing is not dead — it's actually far from it. Eighty percent of retail professionals reveal that email marketing is their top vehicle for customer retention , while 86% of consumers indicate that they are k...

 2018-06-18 00:55 

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'Everything Is Love': Beyonc and Jay-Z's Surprise Album Sees Queen Bey at Her Baddest...

YouTube Just like that— Pusha-T vs. Drake , Ye , a Kanye and Cudi album , a Kanye-produced Nas joint , Nicki Minaj's impending LP —and suddenly it's all a footnote to Beyonc and Jay-Z. The Carters casually announced during the second L...

 2018-06-17 23:45 

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Scouted: VPN Infinity Gives You Lifetime Protection On Up To 10 Devices...

At this point, you likely know what a virtual private network (VPN) is and how important it is to have one to protect yourself while browsing the web. However, they're not just for your computer, and many VPNs don't offer protection for all of the...

 2018-06-17 15:50 

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Jay Mohr on Burning SNL Bridges: 'All I Want Out of Life Is More At-Bats'...

Photo Illustration by Elizabeth Brockway/The Daily Beast In its quarter-century as a minor league ballpark, Hadlock Field, home to the Double-A affiliate Portland Sea Dogs, has seen its share of journeymen take the mound. In 2012, Rich Hill pitched an inn...

 2018-06-17 13:40 

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The Rum Decade: Chronicling the Spirit's Explosive Growth...

Wikimedia Commons A dozen years ago there were two American craft distilleries focusing on rum : Celebration Distilling in New Orleans, and Prichard's Rum in Kelso, Tennessee. I visited both while researching my book, And a Bottle of Rum: A History of...

 2018-06-17 13:38 

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The Surreal Collages of Lorna Simpson...

Photo Illustration by The Daily Beast From the pages of Ebony and Jet, an artist's manipulated images reflect the complexities of beauty, gender, and representation. Read more at The Daily Beast....

 2018-06-17 13:37 

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Blame Evangelicals for the Decline in Christian Faith...

Photo Illustration by Elizabeth Brockway/The Daily Beast Evangelicals Are to Blame for the Decline in Christian Faith R. Laurence Moore and Isaac Kramnick A recent poll conducted by the Public Religion Research Institute placed white evangelical approval ...

 2018-06-17 13:35 

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The DNC's Lawsuit Against the Russians Became a Conspiracy Magnet...

Photo Illustration by Elizabeth Brockway/The Daily Beast The election interference lawsuit Democrats filed last April against Russia and the Donald Trump campaign is becoming a magnet for other aggrieved parties working to expose their own conspiracy theo...

 2018-06-17 13:35 

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My Constant, Humiliating Hell At Homeland Security...

David McNew/Getty "When was the last time you were in jail?" That is how the American border agent greeted me. No "hi" or "hello" or even a nod of acknowledgment, just a caustic question meant to shock, befuddle, and humiliate me. ...

 2018-06-17 13:34 

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When We Talk About Suicide, We Need To Talk About Addiction...

Photo Illustration by The Daily Beast Trigger warning: This story addresses suicide. If you or a loved one is struggling, call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at 1-800-273-TALK (8255). No one can say definitively why Kate Spade or Anthony Bourdai...

 2018-06-17 13:33 

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How Frida Kahlo Invented 'Frida Kahlo'...

Daniel Leal-Olivas/Getty LONDON "Kahlo's unique approach to fashioning her self became both a source for and subject of her bold, uncompromising art," reads a placard at the entrance to the Victoria and Albert Museum's new exhibition in Lo...

 2018-06-17 13:32 

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The Golden Era, and Grand Destruction, of Cornelius Vanderbilt II's New York Palace...

Photo Illustration by Elizabeth Brockway/The Daily Beast In 1883, Cornelius Vanderbilt II and his wife Alice posed for a photo before attending the fancy dress ball thrown by Vanderbilt's brother, William Kissam Vanderbilt, and his wife Alva. It was t...

 2018-06-17 13:32 

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Irina Gensler, A Russian Ballet Grande Dame, Reveals Her Secrets...

Photo Illustration by Elizabeth Brockway/The Daily Beast Irina Gensler crossed her slender legs in light velvet pants and shoes of soft leather, placed a thick photo album on her knees and smiled: here it was, an archive of eight decades of life immersed ...

 2018-06-17 13:31 

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Jim Toy Made LGBT History and He's Not Done Fighting...

Photo Illustration by Elizabeth Brockway/The Daily Beast Today, there are over two hundred LGBT student centers in the United States. But in 1971, when gay activist Jim Toy founded the Human Sexuality Office at the University of Michigan with lesbian acti...

 2018-06-17 13:31 

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It's Not Just Jeff Sessions: America Has Shown No Mercy to Refugees Before...

Photo Illustration by Elizabeth Brockway/The Daily Beast Children ripped from the arms of their mothers at the Mexican border, immigrants in Virginia arrested as they leave church, and now no asylum for people fleeing gang violence or domestic abuse. As t...

 2018-06-17 13:30 

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The Passionate History of NYC's LGBT Pride Parade, In Pictures...

Photo Illustration by The Daily Beast The NYC Pride parade has been an ever-growing fixture since 1971. Pictures through the years speak of LGBT love, defiance, anger; of coming out, fighting back, and moving forward. Read more at The Daily Beast....

 2018-06-17 13:30 

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Do Volunteer Vacations Do More Harm Than Good?...

Miami Herald "Hey there! I am looking to do a volunteer nursing trip in another country. I have been interested in going to Costa Rica .... Does anyone have any experience with medical or health projects that has any recommendations on agencies or cou...

 2018-06-17 13:29 

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OMG, I Want That House: Ocean Pond Residence (Photo)...

The Pinnacle List The Daily Beast presents a look at one of the most insane houses in the world. Read more at The Daily Beast....

 2018-06-17 13:29 

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Three Years After Dylan Roof, Neo-Confederates Are Back...

Brendan Smialowski/Getty Three years ago today, a Confederate enthusiast murdered nine black churchgoers in Charleston, South Carolina, provoking a national reckoning with the symbols of the Old South. And yet, despite that reckoning, it is clear that neo...

 2018-06-17 13:28 

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How The Queen and Meghan Markle Became Besties So Quickly...

Photo Illustration by Elizabeth Brockway/The Daily Beast It was an extraordinary sight as the queen and Meghan Markle sat on chairs watching a performance by a group of schoolchildren on Thursday , Meghan leant over and whispered something in her grandmot...

 2018-06-17 12:22 

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Coney Island's Famous Mermaid Parade Turns 36 (Photos)...

Photo Illustration by the Daily Beast Magic and fairy tales became a brief reality Saturday afternoon on the Coney Island boardwalk as mermaid and mermen alike celebrated the beginning of summer. Read more at The Daily Beast....

 2018-06-17 09:10 

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Leading Brexit Campaigner Apparently Passed Documents on U.S. Probe into George Cottrell to the Russians...

Photo Illustration by Elizabeth Brockway/The Daily Beast LONDON—One of the Brexit campaign chiefs appeared to pass documents detailing an American law enforcement investigation to a Russian official, according to a cache of leaked emails. The papers...

 2018-06-17 03:26 

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Chris Hardwick Denies Sexually Assaulting Ex-Girlfriend Chloe Dykstra...

Jeffrey Mayer/Getty It took Chris Hardwick most of the day on Friday to respond to the horrific allegations from his ex-girlfriend , actress Chloe Dykstra. But in a statement late Friday night, the AMC host and founder of the Nerdist empire, finally issue...

 2018-06-17 01:00 

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Scouted: This Digital Marketing Course Will Teach You How to Grow Your Business...

If you want your business to take off, you need to have a good grasp on digital marketing. But it isn't as easy as merely setting up an Instagram account and calling it a day. Get the Digital Marketing 22-Course Masterclass for a comprehensive educati...

 2018-06-16 16:18 

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Jimmy Kimmel Exposes Trump For Lying About His Cruel Child Separation Border Policy...

Randy Holmes/ABC The first thing many Americans woke up to this morning was—surprise!—a ridiculous tweet from President Donald Trump: Yes, the president gave an "unannounced"; interview to his favorite television program, Fox & Friends ...

 2018-06-16 15:33 

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Tiffany Haddish's Funniest, Most Unbelievable Stories: From Who Bit Beyonc to Racist Roseanne...

Photo Illustration by Sarah Rogers/The Daily Beast Name an A-list celebrity, and Tiffany Haddish probably has a story about them. The 38-year-old actor, famous for her breakout turn as Dina in last year's Girls Trip , has made a hilarious habit of sha...

 2018-06-16 15:10 

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Rudy Giuliani: I Can Handle Mueller and My Ex...

Photo Illustration by Elizabeth Brockway/The Daily Beast Former New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani unmade his bed. Now he has to sleep in it. "I don't pay any attention to it," President Donald Trump 's most telegenic lawyer insisted to The Dail...

 2018-06-16 15:07 

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I Became an Alvin Ailey Dancer. Well, Kind Of...

Jeff Zorabedian for The Daily Beast Tamara Best has long loved Alvin Ailey's dance company and so she leapt at the opportunity to learn one of its seminal pieces on a sunny evening at New York's Lincoln Center. Read more at The Daily Beast....

 2018-06-16 15:02 

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Bill Maher Rails Against James Comey Over IG Report: 'The FBI Helped Trump'...

HBO Bill Maher was in a particularly happy mood on Friday's edition of Real Time . And for good reason. "Finally, somebody...who was treasonous to this country is actually in jail: Paul Manafort," announced Maher to the feverish delight of his...

 2018-06-16 15:00 

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Jaheem Hunter, Shot in the Head on His Fifth Birthday, Turns Six...

Sarah Rogers/The Daily Beast A speech the whole nation should have heard was delivered by a 36-year-old mom wearing a Captain America costume in a basketball court outside a Bronx housing project ringed by a chain-link fence made festive with balloons. &#...

 2018-06-16 14:59 

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Steel Rain: The Korean Nuke Movie That's Crazier Than Real Life...

In late 2017, while U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean dictator Kim Jong Un were still trading apocalyptic threats and petty insults, South Korean movie audiences were being treated to an alternative take on the peninsula's atomic politics i...

 2018-06-16 14:57 

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'Tonight Show' Boss Katie Hockmeyer: Jimmy Fallon 'Doesn't Get Enough Credit'...

Photo Illustration by Sarah Rogers/The Daily Beast Katie Hockmeyer arrives to the penthouse of The Jeremy hotel in West Hollywood dressed, like the New Yorker that she is, in all black. The Tonight Show showrunner is in town on Jimmy Fallon's behalf a...

 2018-06-16 14:57 

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The Best Summer Reads Of All Time...

Getty Decades ago, some dolt at a publishing company decided that summer should be the time for light reading, and for some inexplicable reason, the whole industry went along with this notion. Seriousness—you know, books that matter—was suspen...

 2018-06-16 14:56 

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What Trump Could Learn From Freud's Daughter About Parentless Kids...

Seventy-five years ago in the midst of World War II, Anna Freud, the daughter of Sigmund Freud, and her close friend, Dorothy Burlingham, published their classic study, War and Children , documenting the impact that separating children from their parents ...

 2018-06-16 14:52 

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ICE Is Bullying Iraqi Detainees Here To Sign On for 'Voluntary Deportations,' Says ACLU...

Norsk Telegrambyra AS Some 50 Iraqi immigrants who a judge found were at serious risk of torture if returned to their homeland are being bullied by federal agents into signing "voluntary" travel documents needed for them to be deported, according ...

 2018-06-16 14:51 

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The Mom Winning the Fight To Save Kids' Brains From Football...

The comparison to Erin Brockovich makes a lot of sense, even if Kimberly Archie doesn't entirely embrace it. "Her and I both hate that," the 48-year-old sports safety advocate said with a chuckle while preparing to head off to Dallas. There, f...

 2018-06-16 14:49 

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Does UV-Proof Clothing Actually Protect You From Sunburn?...

Getty Every summer, shelves fill up with sunscreen. Thanks to diligent parents and public health preaching , SPF has become a staple in most people's outdoor routines, especially during the summer. And it should be: More people are diagnosed with skin...

 2018-06-16 14:46 

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The Long, Dark History Of America's Suicide Crisis...

It took the deaths of two revered celebrities in a week to bring suicide to the center of the national conversation, but let's hope the conversation doesn't end there. A recent report by the Centers for Disease Control found a sharp increase in su...

 2018-06-16 14:42 

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Bible-Quoting Jeff Sessions Makes Little Children Suffer...

Photo Illustration by The Daily Beast On Father's Day this Sunday, we might stop for a moment to consider Marco Antonio Muoz who was separated from his wife and three-year-old son while attempting to apply for asylum at the Rio Grande border. When the...

 2018-06-16 14:40 

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The Long Lost Art of Crafts Made From Dead People's Hair...

Photo Illustration by The Daily Beast In Philadelphia, an unforgettable exhibition shows how a previous era of Americans gripped by profound loss turned loved ones' locks into the most peculiar of memorials. Read more at The Daily Beast....

 2018-06-16 14:40 

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How My Father Taught Me to Love Restaurants...

Alfred Eisenstaedt/Getty Although proud of my work as a food and restaurant critic for the New York Times , my father, Joseph H. Solomon, harbored the persistent fear that I might be beaten up or even killed by some restaurateur irate because of a negativ...

 2018-06-16 14:39 

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How Classic Rock Turned Into a Film Noir Nightmare...

Michael Putland/Getty The 1995 death of the Grateful Dead's Jerry Garcia was a shock to me, but no surprise. He was 53 and made a good run, I thought back then, considering his hard living. Dying at 53 is not a good run. Whether heart attack or heroin...

 2018-06-16 13:15 

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How Kanye West's MAGA Mania Ruins Nas's New Album 'Nasir'...

Photo Illustration by Sarah Rogers/The Daily Beast Grown-man hip-hop continues to arrive in fits and spurts. Nas is a mid-40s hip-hop elder statesman , a parent, a multimillionaire who's been rich longer than he was poor. Elite adult MCs like him have...

 2018-06-16 06:03 

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Donald Trump, The Insecure Pledge in the Dictatorship Fraternity...

Shutterstock "He is the strong head. Don't let anyone think anything different. He speaks and his people sit up at attention. I want my people to do the same." That was Donald Trump on Friday morning, former leader of the free world, praising ...

 2018-06-16 04:09 

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The Week in 7 Insane Photos: June 15, 2018...

Photo Illustration by The Daily Beast From a daredevil raccoon on the hunt for salvation to the North Korea summit. The Daily Beast brings you the most insane photos of the week. Read more at The Daily Beast....

 2018-06-16 03:45 

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Paul Manafort Goes to Jail for Tampering With Witnesses...

Shutterstock Paul Manafort is going to jail. A federal judge in Washington, D.C., ruled Friday morning to revoke his bail, meaning the president's former campaign chairman will be incarcerated until his July trial. The move came after Special Counsel ...

 2018-06-16 02:00 

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Scouted: Improve Your Finance Skills By Learning How To Properly Build A Financial Model...

Understanding accounting and financial modeling can be key to growing a portfolio, whether it's for yourself or for a company. The Essential Financial Modeling Bundle helps you develop strong Excel skills, cultivate a framework for problem-solving, an...

 2018-06-16 01:33 

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Scouted: Get Rid of Bad Smells and Allergens In Your Car With This Plug-In Air Purifier...

Every car owner knows that it's difficult to prevent your vehicle from absorbing unpleasant smells (think food, sweat, smoke, and pet odors). While air fresheners can help mask those undesired odors, they only do so temporarily. The Car Plug-In Air Pu...

 2018-06-16 01:00 

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Trump Wanders Onto 'Fox & Friends,' Praises Kim Jong Un, Calls FBI Leadership 'Scum'...

Fox News President Trump on Friday morning observed that Fox & Friends was filming on the White House lawn and announced that he would make an "unannounced visit" down to speak with his favorite cable show . During the resulting chat with host Ste...

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