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The Emoji Movie tweeted itself into the Handmaid’s Tale, yes I’m serious

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… when you think of emojis: Juvenile web Culture? Your mom’s overuse of the kissy face? The degradation of human language? Your unshakeable sense that Patrick Stewart should get a new agent? How about the very real patriarchal practices of rape, sexual slavery, and the commodification of female bodies as explored in Hulu’s screen adaptation of The Handmaid’s Tale? Lol, yeah, us too …

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Kendrick Lamar’s gift to a fan will restore your faith in the world

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Image: C Flanigan/Getty Images Kendrick Lamar changed a fan’s life at a recent tour stop with a touching gift. After sustaining injuries in a car accident, Jennifer Phillips became quadriplegic. The long-time Lamar supporter had met the rapper previously, but during another meeting backstage in Dallas Friday, Lamar gifted Phillips with an incredibly kind gift of an accessible van, which she had crowdfunding for in April 2016. SEE ALSO: Kendrick Lamar and his man bun are back with a new, …

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Jane Austen teen author before her time

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Far from being the epitome of genteel propriety, her earliest fiction reveals an anarchic spirit with a disdain for authority to match any modern adolescent Teenagers had not yet been invented in the late 1780s, when the young is available from the Guardian Bookshop for 7.64 Read more: https://www.theguardian.com/books/2017/jul/18/jane-austen-teen-author-before-her-time …

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8 petty laws inspired by Honolulu’s attempted ban on cellphone walking

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Image: Alexander Koerner/Getty Images If you are a human with a cell phone, odds are you’ve broken this law that could soon be passed in Hawaii. On Wednesday, in an extraordinarily ambitious effort to make Hawaii’s streets safer, the Honolulu City Council passed a bill that prohibits pedestrians from staring down at their cell phones while crossing the street. Yes, you read that correctly. Hawaii essentially wants to prohibit people from texting and walking. HA, good luck with …

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Here’s why you should always be honest with your friends

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Whether you’ve ever had lipstick on your teeth or get caught with toilet paper on your shoe, this comic captures those feels when your friends let you down, but a complete stranger has your back. SEE ALSO: The Best Comics You’re Not Reading Yet Image: andrea mcneil Image: andrea mcneil Image: andrea mcneil Image: andrea mcneil Image: andrea mcneil Be a true friend, people. WATCH: DIY Spider-Man learns to web-swing, low-budget style Read more: …

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Bill Clinton hides among the Bushes, channels Sean Spicer

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Former President Bill Clinton has officially embraced the dad joke phase of his life. Clinton attended the George W. Bush Presidential Library and Museum in Dallas, Texas, on Thursday to celebrate this year’s graduating class from the Presidential Leadership Scholars program. While there, he took a moment to to hide among the Bushes, like our good friend in the current White House, press secretary Sean Spicer. SEE ALSO: Hillary Clinton’s sad, unused election night party confetti …

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Janeane Garofalo is a tiny thing, but the air around her crackles

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I think about all Garofalos combined experience on screen and stage, and smile at how lucky I am to have seen her in the flesh One of my favourite romantic comedies was released all the way back in 1996, and while it rarely makes it on to the best-of lists, trust me, Janeane Garofalo. As ateen and even now Iconnected instinctively and intensely with hercharacter: acharming, funny, insecure feministradio host. Ihave followed Garofalos career ever since, but herlower profile in recent years means …

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Vince Gilligan on Better Call Saul: ‘We dread the future as much as the fans do’

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The Breaking Bad showrunner explains how a throwaway joke created some of the worlds most compelling TV In Better Call Saul, the Breaking Bad prequel which is shooting its fourth series, the character of the morally flexible lawyer Jimmy McGill (played by Bob Odenkirk) comes closer and closer to becoming the character we first met him as: the ethically bankrupt ambulance chaser Saul Goodman. Co-creator Vince Gilligan, who also created Breaking Bad and was head writer for both shows, is …

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Finally, I’ve learned to stop saying sorry in work emails

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Image: VICKY LETA / MASHABLE I’m sick to the back teeth of saying sorry for doing my job. There, I said it. I have been apologising for the tone and content of my emails since the beginning of my career. Finally, I’m learning not to temper the way I communicate. SEE ALSO: This subscription box for single women is everything that’s wrong with tech bro Culture A recent article about the “emotional labour of female emails” made me realise that I wasn’t the …

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Dog completely freaks out over owner’s facial mask

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Beauty fanatics love a good face mask, but we have to admit, they do look kind of weird and scary once they’re on. Imagine what your poor pup must think when he sees you with one on? Suddenly their precious, loving owner they try so dearly to protect has turned into a spooky mud monster. Twitter user jiana‘s cute doggy, Jake, looks as innocent as innocent gets. my dog doesnt like when i wear masks i guess pic.twitter.com/yF6U2l9SM5 jiana (@jianacortero) July 7, 2017 OMG, Jake! …

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