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HBO’s security woes continued Wednesday after notorious hacking group OurMine allegedly took control of several of its social media accounts.

Other HBO accounts hacked within a 30-minute time frame include Ballers, Silicon Valley, Veep, and Last Week Tonight.

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How to watch the eclipse without fancy glasses [0.08]

Posted on Aug. 17, 2017, 5:06 p.m. by The Daily Dot @ [source]

A rare solar eclipse is right around the corner on Aug. 21, and the good people at NASA are doing all they can to ensure that anyone who wants to can safely watch it.

The total solar eclipse, one of nature’s most enchanting spectacles, is only viewable from specific locations in North America on rare occasions.

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Exposure to beauty-product-related chemicals—and, ultimately, white beauty standards—could be putting women of color at risk for reproductive harm. Health scientists can also address these effects by integrating the biological results of beauty products into the “exposome,” or the totality of a person’s environmental exposures from conception to death.

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Twitter has been debating whether it’s okay to punch Nazis for months, and while Samantha Bee seems to fall on the “no” side of the argument, she does have a plan of action that she prefers.

Punching Nazis doesn't help.

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President Donald Trump has now denounced the idea of taking down statues honoring Confederate officials on multiple occasions.

While one of the most “honored” figures at the center of the Confederate monument debate may not have wanted them, a recent poll found 62 percent of Americans are in favor of keeping Confederate statues and monuments up as a reminder of history.

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Spotify takes immediate action to remove any such material as soon as it has been brought to our attention.

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Super Troopers 2 just got a release date, and something tells us fans are gonna like it. Typically new movies premiere on a Friday, and it just so happens that in April of 2018, a particular weed holiday falls on one.

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The Economist is continuing its harsh criticism of President Donald Trump on its covers—this time depicting the commander-in-chief using a Ku Kluk Klan hood as a megaphone.

The Economist joined politicians, government officials and others who were aghast at Trump’s response to the violence.

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These dorm room cooking tools are perfect for all of you who are new to cooking anything other than ramen for dinner. With a little imagination, you can grill anything in your dorm room.

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He has pushed a conspiracy theory that the Federal Bureau of Investigation had been infiltrated by Islamic terrorists.

He has pushed a conspiracy theory that the Federal Bureau of Investigation had been infiltrated by Islamic terrorists.

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Crayola’s Emoji Maker lets you send smileys IRL [0.30]

Posted on Aug. 17, 2017, 1:43 p.m. by The Daily Dot @ [source]

Want to send out pizza, kitty and winking emoji without your phone? Decorate them with emoji if you want.

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On Tuesday’s episode of Jimmy Kimmel Live, Jimmy Kimmel made an impassioned plea directly to Donald Trump supporters. He watched Trump’s Saturday press conference, when the president blamed “both sides” for the violence in Charlottesville, Virginia, which prompted Kimmel to tell Trump supporters that “he needs to go.” He’s now heard back from Trump supporters, who responded exactly how you’d expect.

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President Donald Trump fired off a string of tweets on Thursday morning, invoking the name of the murdered Charlottesville protester while bragging about winning the 2016 Republican primary.

Like Graham, countless people around the United States have denounced Trump’s remarks about the violence that erupted around a white supremacist rally in Charlottesville, Virginia, last Saturday.

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Ivanka Trump’s rabbi has joined the list of people criticizing President Donald Trump‘s comments over last weekend’s white supremacist rally in Charlottesville that led to the death of one counterprotester and the injuries of 19 others.

According to New York Daily News, Rabbi Lookstein accepted an invitation from Ivanka to deliver an opening prayer at last year’s Republican National Convention but dropped out after receiving heat from the Modern Orthodox community.

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The mayor of Phoenix, Arizona does not want President Donald Trump to hold a campaign rally in light of the violence that erupted in Charlottesville, Virginia over the weekend.

Phoenix mayor asks Pres.

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Riverdale creator Roberto Aguirre-Sacasa has already hinted that the show might add some supernatural elements in season 2.

Sugar Man could be an original character, tying into Riverdale‘s combination of sugary sweetness with a touch of horror.

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It’s not hard to find hypocrisy in the doctrine of the”alt-right,” a loosely held group of conservatives, some of whom espouse racist ideology, but on Monday, comedian Bryan Miller pointed out something that most people might have missed.

Irony: A lot of the same people who love Confederate statues hate participation trophies.

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Take a minute to think back to the first playlist you ever made for someone. These women have taken the music world into their own hands, broken boundaries, and gracefully endured an industry with impossible standards—all while singing beautifully.

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A Texas man has been removed from his position as an assistant middle school principal after he wrote and published a children’s book starring popular meme and white supremacist icon Pepe the Frog.

Denton school district took away Hauser’s position as a Rodriguez Middle School assistant principal because “the book’s implied message has been a distraction to his colleagues across Denton ISD,” according to a statement.

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Facebook and Instagram banned the accounts of white supremacist leader Christopher Cantwell, who was prominently featured in Vice News’ documentary about the deadly Charlottesville, Virginia protests.

A Facebook spokesperson told the Associated Press that it deleted his profile page and another link connected to his podcast.

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