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Can Lucy Dacus Ever Go Home Again?

In June of 2020, Lucy Dacus returned to her hometown of Richmond, Virginia for the first time since moving to Philadelphia. It had only been a few months, but she no longer recognized what she saw. In the wake of George Floyd’s murder, throngs of Richmond residents were protesting police violence in the streets and…

15 Movies Turning 20 in 2021

You know you’re starting to feel old when movies you loved — even went out to buy them on DVD — are turning 20. From cult classics like Donnie Darko to what was just the first chapter of the wildly successful The Fast and Furious franchise, each film defines a cultural moment in its own…

The Rise and Fall of Planet Hollywood

Getty Roseanne Barr stood behind three feet of neon-blue glass, bottles of gin, vodka, bourbon, and tequila lined up behind her. White cement squares with handprints covered the walls. It was September 17, 1995; Barr was the reigning queen of prime-time television, but on this particular night she was wearing an oversize red T-shirt adorned…

Loki‘s Place In the MCU Timeline Is Key to Marvel’s Next Phase

In our great pastime of watching—and trying to understand!—the shows and movies with Marvel's name on it, there's usually one question we're always asking ourselves: when the hell does this take place? There might not be a story in the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) that's messed with our sense of time and space more than…

Bet You Didn’t Think Loki Would Solve the Mystery of D.B. Cooper

Well, Marvel fans, we're back. Aside from all of the Office Space-meets-Blade Runner antics in the first episode of Loki—which debuted this Wednesday on Disney+—there's actually a pretty curious historical reference buried smack in the middle of the episode. When Owen Wilson's Mobius M. Mobius is taking the God of Mischief through his vision quest…

Tiger Global-backed Apna to broaden operations, double headcount by year end

Considered to be the LinkedIn for gig workers, the platform already has 10 million users including delivery riders, sales persons, salon workers, drivers, others. Topics Tiger Global | startups in India | gig economy Samreen Ahmad  |  Bengaluru  Last Updated at June 16, 2021 19:14 IST Jobs and professional networking platform Apna wants to touch the lives of 2.3…

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Olympics-Manuel brings U.S. swimming trials to motivating end

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Jun. 20—There is no doubt the new University of Hawaii baseball coach is a stand-up guy.Two years ago, Rich Hill competed in the Maui 2 Molokai Challenge, a stand-up paddleboard competition spanning 27 miles. It took Hill about 51 /2 hours to navigate the downwind course across the Pailolo Channel."Hey, I'm grinding, and guys like…

NBA playoffs: John Collins uses Joel Embiid poster dunk t-shirt

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DeSantis Seems A Popular Lead For 2024, Straw Survey Reveals

Republican Florida Gov. Ron DeSantis came out on top of an approval voting straw poll held at the Western Conservative Summit in Denver, Colorado, Saturday. The poll shows governor and former President Donald Trump neck-and-neck, with DeSantis coming out ahead by less than 3%. Participants of the poll voted for 31 potential presidential candidates that…

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