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Irina Dvalidze
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Video Editor at The Huffington Post, Compulsive Tea Drinker, Expat, Recreational Feminist Vigilante

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Poet Aja Monet Confronts Police Brutality Against Black Women With #SayHerName

(30) Comments | Posted May 21, 2015 | 3:31 PM

"Melissa Williams,” Aja Monet reads, “Darnisha Harris.” Her voice is strong; it marches along, but it shakes a little, although not from nerves. She’s performing a poem that includes the forgotten names of girls and women who’ve been injured or killed by the police. She...

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Linda Rodin On Timeless Beauty And What She Learned From Her Mother

(253) Comments | Posted May 8, 2015 | 2:52 PM

Aside from the bright coral lipstick, Linda Rodin woke up like this.

The 67-year-old fashion stylist, model and face oil guru has a surprisingly simple morning routine, something her cult of style devotees has been trying to emulate with the help of her

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A Day In The Life Of A New York City Delivery Guy

(19) Comments | Posted May 4, 2015 | 11:50 AM

For you, the process is pretty seamless. On a dreary evening, you scroll through a menu online, tap a couple of buttons and voila: Hot food is delivered to your door within the hour. The only energy you have to exert is to get off the couch to open your...

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Poet Monica McClure Boldly Confronts The Problem With How We Discuss Abortion

(64) Comments | Posted April 16, 2015 | 9:21 AM

"I was inconsolable when I missed prom and had to pay a woman to pretend to be my mother so I could gain parental consent," Monica McClure writes in her poem, "Dead Souls." The poem is about an abortion, and addresses the topic matter-of-factly, rather than in sentimental or political...

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猫とウサギの仲良しすぎる関係にドキドキしちゃう【動画】

(1) Comments | Posted April 7, 2015 | 11:19 PM

猫はいつもマイペースで可愛い。ウサギと遊んでも、それは変わらないと思っていましたが…

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Meet Mike Perry, The Artist Behind Those Trippy 'Broad City' Graphics

(1) Comments | Posted March 18, 2015 | 8:51 AM

If you've watched Comedy Central's "Broad City" -- side note, if you haven't seen it, stop everything and get on Hulu right now -- you've likely been hypnotized by the trippy animations that ring in each episode.

Like the show itself, the hand-drawn intros are colorful, weird, and...

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Why It Should Bother Everyone That The Oscars Are So White

(1513) Comments | Posted February 20, 2015 | 1:07 PM

#OscarsSoWhite that if Common and John Legend win an Academy Award for Best Original Song this Sunday, it will be only the 32nd time in 87 years that a black person has held a competitive Oscar on Hollywood's biggest stage. That's 32 times...

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'나 홀로 집에'의 부비트랩 장면만 모았다(동영상)

(1) Comments | Posted December 22, 2014 | 8:28 PM

우리 모두 케빈 맥칼리스터가 매우 가학적인 꼬맹이라는 것에 동의할 것이다. 물론 그게 다 책임감 없는 부모 때문이다. 애를 한 번도 아니고 두 번이나 잃어버리다니! 누군가는 아동보호소에 신고를 해야 마땅하다.


하지만 케빈 부모의 무책임이 우리에게 준 좋은 영향도 있다. 덕분에 지난 이십몇 년간 우리는 케빈의 악몽 같은 부비트랩을 즐길...

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Doctor Who Season 8, Episode 12: Death in Heaven

(28) Comments | Posted November 9, 2014 | 11:52 AM

SPOILER ALERT: Don't read ahead if you haven't watched Doctor Who series 8, episode 12: Death in Heaven

After last week's disappointingly shocking revelation, The Doctor finally squared off with his long time friend and nemesis The Master... I mean Missy. The season finale was an interesting combination...

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Doctor Who Season 8, Episode 11: Dark Water

(48) Comments | Posted November 2, 2014 | 10:16 AM

SPOILER ALERT: Don't read ahead if you haven't watched Doctor Who series 8, episode 11: Dark Water

With all the shade I've thrown at Steven Moffat during his reign as the Doctor Who show runner, one thing I can't hate on is how well he knows and trolls the fandom....

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Doctor Who Season 8, Episode 10: In the Forest of the Night

(18) Comments | Posted October 26, 2014 | 12:13 PM

SPOILER ALERT: Don't read ahead if you haven't watched Doctor Who series 8, episode 10: In the Forest of the Night

If we're being completely honest, "In the Forest of the Night" was just there to fill the air until the two-part finale. Overall the episode was forgettable, so instead...

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Doctor Who Season 8, Episode 9: Flatline

(4) Comments | Posted October 19, 2014 | 10:51 AM

SPOILER ALERT: Don't read ahead if you haven't watched Doctor Who series 8, episode 9: Flatline

I'll admit my love of graffiti and digital art makes me pretty biased towards this week's episode 'Flatline.' But all that aside, the show has been on a definite upswing...

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Doctor Who Season 8, Episode 8: Mummy On The Orient Express

(21) Comments | Posted October 12, 2014 | 10:33 AM

SPOILER ALERT: Don't read ahead if you haven't watched Doctor Who series 8, episode 8: Mummy On The Orient Express

Last week's episode of Doctor Who 'Kill The Moon' was a triumph. Considering this season's narrative inconsistency that basically resulted in me defaulting my expectations to extremely low...

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Doctor Who Season 8, Episode 7: Kill The Moon

(14) Comments | Posted October 5, 2014 | 9:32 AM

SPOILER ALERT: Don't read ahead if you haven't watched Doctor Who series 8, episode 7: Kill The Moon

Welcome to the seventh week of The Doctor acting like a men who all of a sudden can't be bothered to give two shits about humanity, even though he's spent about

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Doctor Who Season 8, Episode 6: The Caretaker

(14) Comments | Posted September 27, 2014 | 9:01 PM

SPOILER ALERT: Don't read ahead if you haven't watched Doctor Who series 8, episode 6: The Caretaker

In 'The Caretaker' The Doctor goes under "deep cover" at Coal Hill School in order to prevent planet earth from blowing up as usual. 'The Caretaker' is a fitting title for...

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Doctor Who Season 8, Episode 5: Time Heist

(12) Comments | Posted September 21, 2014 | 12:29 AM

SPOILER ALERT: Don't read ahead if you haven't watched Doctor Who series 8, episode 5: Time Heist

'Time Heist' takes us into the world's most secure bank as the Doctor tries to free himself and his companions from a mess that surprise! he got all of them into. However it...

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Doctor Who Season 8, Episode 4: Listen

(33) Comments | Posted September 13, 2014 | 11:04 PM

SPOILER ALERT: Don't read ahead if you haven't watched Doctor Who series 8, Episode 4: Listen

At last! Steven Moffat gives us a Doctor Who storyline that is deserving of only one eye-roll at most. All jokes aside, 'Listen' was the highlight of the season so far. So in an...

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Doctor Who Season 8, Episode 3: Robot Of Sherwood

(38) Comments | Posted September 7, 2014 | 12:12 AM

SPOILER ALERT: Don't read ahead if you haven't watched Doctor Who series 8, episode 3: Robot Of Sherwood

'Robot Of Sherwood' treated us to a lighthearted storyline, pairing The Doctor with Robin Hood. The episode was full of Errol Flynnesque swashbuckling, nods to classic 'Who' and camp... so...

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Doctor Who Season 8, Episode 2: Into The Dalek

(19) Comments | Posted August 30, 2014 | 8:24 PM

SPOILER ALERT: Don't read ahead if you haven't watched Doctor Who series 8, episode 2: Into The Dalek

Steven Moffat has never shied away from literal titles, so as many of you probably guessed the second episode thrust Clara and The Doctor quite literally 'Into The Dalek.'

Daleks...

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Doctor Who Recap: Season 8, Episode 1 Deep Breath

(32) Comments | Posted August 23, 2014 | 6:23 PM

SPOILER ALERT: Don’t read ahead if you haven’t watched Doctor Who series 8, episode 1: Deep Breath

Steven Moffat takes questionable pleasure in teasing fans, be it with hypothetical kisses between Sherlock and Moriarty or digs at Twitter via Clara Oswald. But the premiere of Doctor Who series...

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