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Selena Gomez Opened Up To Her Fans In An Honest Way

Birthdays can be hard—it’s nearly impossible to have a day that acknowledges and even celebrates the passage of time without indulging in a little bit of self-reflection. So after Selena Gomez turned 24 on Friday, she took to Instagram the next day for a bit of opening up…

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Sunday Sizzle: Leaf Continues To Burn Up The Summer

When summertime finally rolls around, nothing is more fun than the combo of good food, good music, and good company. So every weekend, we’re bringing you BBQ must-haves from the hands of our favorite artists so you can get a real taste of what their lives are actually like…

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Roxane Gay Set To Be The First Black Woman To Write A Marvel Comic

Marvel Comics has unleashed some exciting news for fans! According to The New York Times, Marvel comic Black Panther is getting a companion series titled World of Wakanda, set to be written by Bad Feminist author Roxane Gay and the poet Yona Harvey. Just like the current Black Panther series, which is written by author and The Atlantic national correspondent Ta-Nehisi Coates, this one has a diverse pair of writers tackling the story…





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It’s Lit: Guilty Pleasures

If we could, we would spend the majority of our time here on earth skimming through our favorite bookshops and running through libraries. But even if we could, there sadly wouldn’t be enough time to read every book in existence—that’s why we rely on recommendations from friends, family, and our favorite authors…

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Amber Rose Comes To Ex Kanye West's Defense Amid Taylor Swift Feud

As if the Taylor Swift/Kim Kardashian/Kanye West “Famous” feud couldn’t get anymore heated, yet another subject is weighing in on the topic: Yeezy’s ex Amber Rose. In a preview video for the upcoming episode of The Amber Rose Show, the reality star and TV host came to the rapper’s defense regarding the ongoing controversy, PopSugar reports…










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Meet The New, Less Expensive American Girl Dolls

Despite the seeming resurgence of American Girl dolls (they've been going for crazy money on eBay, Amazon is creating a series around them, and they recently released Melody Ellison, a new doll from the civil rights era), it seems as if the company isn't actually doing that well, at least from a business perspective. As Washington Post reports, sales, which fell 7 percent last year, have been getting increasingly worse and are down 19 percent in the second quarter…

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Die Antwoord's Song Is A Dance Dance Revolution

Die Antwoord's most recent releases mark a shift for the band's sound. "GUCCI COOCHIE," especially, dives deep into the hard house genre while other tracks, like "BUM BUM" and "DAZED & CONFUSED," align more closely with the South African act's vibed-out side…