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‘Fifty Shades’ author says story is her fantasy

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In May 2011, a small Australian press released an erotic e-book, with an agreement to print paperbacks on demand. The title: “Fifty Shades of Grey.” [Read More]
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Would-be rapper flaunts DWI on Twitter, then dies in crash

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An aspiring rapper from California died in an apparent DWI car crash shortly after he tweeted about drinking and driving with his friends, the Huffington Post reports. “Drunk af going 120 drifting corners [expletive] YOLO,” Ervin McKinness, whose Twitter handle is @ink2flashyy, tweeted in the early-morning hours of Sept. 2. The 21-year-old and four of [...] [Read More]
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Get hooked on Google’s Kevin Bacon game

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Can you find an actor with more than two degrees of separation from Kevin Bacon? Google invites you to try with its new search engine game. All you have to do is type in “Bacon number” followed by the actor’s name, and you’ll get the result. But good luck finding a high number. Even Barack [...] [Read More]
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‘Newsroom’ Star Tweets Racy Pic

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Alison Pill explains how she accidentally posted a naked picture of herself. Listen in. [Read More]
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Smartphone app turns ordinary people into sexual behavior researchers

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If you’ve ever been caught in a public display of affection, watch out. That guy over there with the smartphone might be reporting your activity in the name of research. The Kinsey Institute at Indiana University, which investigates sexual behavior, has launched a smartphone app that anyone, anywhere can use to report sexual and other [...] [Read More]
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Young TV stars, then and now

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As two famous young’uns of the ’80s make their way to TV screens this week, we’re inspired to look back at other stars who made their mark on television at an early age. From the Cosby kids to the “Facts of Life” ladies to the “Saved By the Bell” teens, let’s look at some of […] [Read More]
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Racial slur on Hooters receipt not unique

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A former Hooters customer has sued the restaurant in New York City, alleging employees called him an ethnic slur on a receipt. The receipt contained the slur “chinx,” the AP reports. Kisuk Cha, a Korean immigrant and the plaintiff in the lawsuit, is not the first person to call out a business for insensitivity. In January, The [...] [Read More]
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Dennis Basso glorifies by-gone glamour

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Designer Dennis Basso is mostly known for his furs and dressing New York’s society set. His spring 2013 collection plays to that group of tony women, but like others, he, too is after a younger girl as well. His collection of glamour gowns, styled with cropped and strapped jackets, fur shrugs and dresses constructed of [...] [Read More]
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Apple unveils newer, bigger, lighter iPhone 5

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Apple unveiled its next-generation iPhone during an event today and San Francisco, and the biggest surprise was that there weren’t many surprises. The iPhone 5 showed off by CEO Tim Cook and his lieutenants closely tracked rumors and leaked components that have been flooding the Internet for months. If you’ve been paying attention, not much […] [Read More]
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Mysterious object at bottom of Baltic Sea still making news

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A mysterious object at the bottom of the Baltic Sea, which bares a resemblance to the Millennium Falcon from Star Wars, is now being linked to a possible Nazi device according to the Russian newspaper Pravada . An artist’s (see above screen shot photo) rendition shows how similar the object is to the ship from [...] [Read More]
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