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I Am So Over 'The Male Gaze'

Valerie Alexander | Posted 12.18.2015 | Entertainment
Valerie Alexander

When the movies by and about women do come out, in equal numbers and with equal budgets, hopefully the men who review them will have evolved enough to see a woman-child doing crass, gross-out comedy with her female co-star and find it funny.

How A 'Brief Encounter' Led To 70 Years Of Marriage

Posted 03.08.2013 | Fifty

Subway riders know the thrill of locking eyes with an attractive stranger during a morning commute. But rarely do these chance encounters lead to a da...

Underemployed And Overeducated: The Status Of Today's College Graduates

The Huffington Post | William McGuinness | Posted 01.29.2013 | Business

New research released Monday says nearly half of the nation’s recent college graduates work jobs that don’t require a degree. The report, from ...

Cambodia Explosion Injures 4 American Mining Experts

AP | Posted 01.15.2013 | World

PHNOM PENH, Cambodia -- Four American demining experts were wounded Tuesday by an accidental explosion at Cambodia's main training center for the remo...

Building Blocks to Increase Women's Economic & Political Progress

Stephenie Foster | Posted 09.03.2012 | Business
Stephenie Foster

Societies must recognize the importance of women, who comprise over half of the world's population, participating fully in policy decisions that are made at the local, national, and international levels.

Hacked Road Sign: 'Trayvon A N*gger'

The Huffington Post | Gene Demby | Posted 04.10.2012 | Black Voices

A road sign on a Michigan freeway was hacked early Monday morning and its message changed to "Trayvon A Nigger." According to Rob Morosi, a spoke...

Jake Bialer

Twitter Reactions To The New Jay-Z Kanye Album | Jake Bialer | Posted 10.10.2011 | Home

Jay-Z and Kanye West released their highly anticipated album Watch The Throne on iTunes Monday morning at midnight EST. Following the release, Twitter...

Great Holiday Pop-Up Shops

LAist | Lisa Brenner | Posted 05.25.2011 | Los Angeles

Bite-sized shopping options and arty bazaars abound for indie Angelenos opting out of the mall riptide this holiday season. Pop-up stores and holiday ...

Innovation Shifted To China During The Downturn: U.N. Report

Huffington Post | Nathaniel Cahners Hindman | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

It's an unfortunate fact of a downturn: declining corporate cash flows and slumping confidence usually induce firms to file fewer patents and slash sp...

Marvin Isley DEAD At 56, Youngest Of R&B Powerhouse Isley Brothers Dies In Chicago

AP | KAREN HAWKINS | Posted 05.25.2011 | Chicago

CHICAGO — Marvin Isley, the bass player who helped give R&B powerhouse the Isley Brothers their distinctive sound, has died at a Chicago hospita...

Teddy Pendergrass Dead: Soul Singer Dies In Philadelphia At Age 59

AP | NEKESA MUMBI MOODY | Posted 05.25.2011 | Entertainment

NEW YORK — R&B singer Teddy Pendergrass, who was one of the most electric and successful figures in music until a car crash 28 years ago left hi...

Reed Krakoff's Mansion: Back On Market For $52 Million

The New York Observer | Max Abelson | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Reed Krakoff's massive mansion is back from the dead. Three and a half years since 115 East 70th Street was bought for $17 million, and two and a h...

Palin Will Return To Alaska To Vote

CNN | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

Sarah Palin will return to her hometown of Wasilla, Alaska to vote on Election Day, a campaign adviser tells CNN. Palin plans to leave the campaign ...

Oil, Dollar, Obama and the Geneva Summit on PressTV

Max Keiser | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business
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Max Keiser

I was on PressTV last night talking about the market trends for oil, dollar and the rising fortunes of Obama