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Protesters Rejoice As Army Blocks Dakota Access Pipeline Construction

After months of protests, the Army Corps of Engineers decided that it would look for an alternate route for the hugely divisive Dakota Access Pipeline (DAPL). The news was a historic win for the Standing Rock Sioux and all those who joined them in their high-profile protest of the pipeline, which threatened to destroy their primary source of clean water…

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Tom Cruise Runs For His Life In The Trailer For 'The Mummy' Reboot

Universal’s new monster reboot The Mummy also happens to be a Tom Cruise movie, which means, at one point, we’re going to seem him run hard and fast, away from something that’s probably going to kill him. That moment comes at about the two-minute mark for the movie’s new trailer, and it’s one of the several thrilling sequences in the Alex Kurtzman-directed blockbuster…




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Amy Schumer's Casting In The 'Barbie' Movie Caused A Fat-Shaming Backlash

Just a couple days ago it was announced that Amy Schumer had signed on to star in the upcoming live-action Barbie movie, with a plot that mirrors the brand's recent efforts to, you know, get up to speed with our ever-changing society and increasingly progressive views (though, we're still flummoxed that ideas like non-pink accessories are forward-thinking). In the past year, we've seen feminist advertisements from Mattel showing girls imagining themselves in an array of careers through playing with their Barbies, we've seen Game Developer Barbie, sporting a laptop that actually has working coding language, and now, we're seeing a Barbie live-action remake, complete with a promising storyline…