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Victory in Afghanistan Impossible Without Calling Taliban Terrorists

Let’s stop avoiding the T-word.

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How ‘Orange is the New Black’s’ Track Star Trains for a Real Race

One inmate takes on a 5K.

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Tony’s Oursler’s Occult Archive—A Family Affair

Check out an encyclopedic index of the 20th Century occult, at Bard College until October 30.

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‘Keeping Up with the Kardashians’ Recap 12×08: For Amber Weaves of Hair

Khloe, Kourtney, and their BFF Malika reminisce about Rob and Blac Chyna because what else is on any of our minds at any given moment?

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‘Preacher’ 1×06 Recap: How to Destroy Angels

My vote for the best moment in which Preacher gets physical this week is when Jesse and Cassidy stand around in their underwear.

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Twitter Verified a Fake Account for Wrestling Legend Bobby “The Brain” Heenan

If you can’t believe the little blue check, what can you believe online?

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New York Times Erases Jonathan Capehart from Loretta Lynch Story

Washington Post journalist who interviewed Attorney General after Clinton summit gets dissed as ‘journalist’

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Four Perfect Photos of Elie Wiesel, 1928-2016

Jill Krementz captured the pain and the joy baked into the unforgettable face of Elie Wiesel, the foremost conscience of the Holocaust

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The Littlest Unicorn Family IPO’ed, With Two More on the Way

Twilio leaves the list as Zoox, ForeScout and SMS Assist join—Shade thrown at Datto—JustFab and Apttus appear to be looking to make exits of their own.

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Bill de Blasio Shrugs Off Staff Departures

Mayor Bill de Blasio has lost a slew of staffers in the last few weeks—but he says he’s not taking it personally.

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Two Top de Blasio Environmental Officials Departing City Hall

Department of Environmental Conservation Commissioner Emily Loyd and Office of Sustainability Director Nilda Mesa are leaving City Hall.

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Johnny Depp Basquiats Sell for $11.5M, Brexit Woes Don’t Scare All Dealers

Two paintings from the actor’s collection sold at Christie’s on Wednesday.

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How to Date Like Taylor Swift This Summer

Become Facebook official after one date.

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Democratic National Committee Votes to Keep Corruption Strong

Hillary Clinton is selling off access to her presidency—a skill she picked up during Bill’s time in the White House.

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War of Succession: The Battle to Replace Charles Rangel

Will Keith Wright, Charles Rangel’s chosen heir, take his place in Congress? Or has Adriano Espaillat’s time finally come?

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Observer Endorsements for 2016 Congressional Primaries

In this season of too much of a good thing, the Observer makes the following endorsements in several Congressional races taking place in our vicinity.

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Explore Philosophical Musings with Comedian Duncan Trussel’s Podcast

Short List / Local Austin Flavor

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I’m Always Rocking Mixes by Peligrosa, a Group of Austin DJs

Short List / Local Austin Flavor

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‘Negroes You Ain’t Never Seen Before’: Al Sharpton Tears into Race for Rangel Seat

“They are planning on suppressing our vote,” Al Sharpton said, backing Keith Wright and ripping Clyde Williams and Adriano Espaillat.

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West Village Cornerstone ‘Three Lives & Company’ Faces Move

The Three Lives & Company bookstore might be forced to find another home.

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