Singer-Songwriter Angel Olsen Announces She is Gay

In an Instagram post Friday, singer-songwriter Angel Olsen came out as gay. “My beau, I’m gay,” she captioned a series of photos that included her partner, a tattoo, loafers and a massive bear statue. Olsen accompanied the post with a photo of herself, golden hour sunshine beaming on her smiling face, on her Instagram story. […]
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Jerry Falwell Jr.'s infamous photo with his pants unzipped was taken during a yacht party honoring a raunchy TV show, lawsuit says

Jerry Falwell Jr., former president of Liberty University, waits for the arrival of President Donald Trump to sign an executive order in 2019. AP Photo/Evan Vucci A new lawsuit revives a scandalous photo of former Liberty University president Jerry Falwell Jr. Falwell had his pants unbuttoned, a drink in one hand, and his arm around a woman in the photo. The lawsuit says Falwell hosted a yacht party themed around the raunchy TV show "Trailer Park Boys." See more stories on Insider's bu...
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Kate Hudson's controversial cocktail combination sparks fan reaction

Kate Hudson recently took to Instagram to show fans how to make a cocktail that is...
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Before You Open a Business…

I’VE MET MANY business founders in my life and they vary on almost every possible measure: race, gender, background, temperament, schooling, and intelligence (in all its forms). I certainly observe patterns among them, but they all share one and only one thing in common: they decided to get on the bucking bronco and actually do it. I won’t try to talk you in or out of starting a business. It eventually worked out nicely for us, even with all the sacrifices and tough times along the way. But I’v...
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Mark Zuckerberg is being pressured to abandon plans for an Instagram for children. Advocacy groups worry about endless scrolling and body-image shaming.

happydancing/Shutterstock happydancing/Shutterstock Dozens of advocacy groups urged Facebook to drop plans for an Instagram for kids under 13. They said the platform isn't a solution to preventing children from using Instagram. Facebook has said it would be a parent-controlled experience allowing kids to keep up with friends. See more stories on Insider's business page. Children's advocacy groups are begging Facebook chief Mark Zuckerberg to abandon plans for an Instagram for c...
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Facebook’s decision-review body to take “weeks” longer over Trump ban call

Facebook’s self-styled and handpicked ‘Oversight Board’ will make a decision on whether or not to overturn an indefinite suspension of the account of former president Donald Trump within “weeks”, it said in a brief update statement on the matter today. The high profile case appears to have attracted major public interest, with the FOB tweeting that it’s received more than 9,000 responses so far to its earlier request for public feedback. It added that its commitment to “carefully reviewing all c...
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Holy rabbits and a dinosaur at the dentist: Friday’s best photos

The Guardian’s picture editors select photo highlights from around the world Continue reading...
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16 beautiful beach hotels in the US to book this summer, including oceanfront family resorts and luxury stays for couples

If you buy through our links, we may earn money from affiliate partners. Learn more. The Diplomat Beach Resort With access to sandy shores, gorgeous views, and water sports, beachfront hotels are coveted stays. We found the best beach hotels across the US, from Hawaii and California to Florida and Maine. Keep in mind that right now is peak season for many beach areas and hotel prices tend to soar. Summer is just around the corner and with more people becoming fully vaccinated every day,...
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Photo-sharing is back: how social media has framed the pandemic

Pictures of pubs and haircuts as UK Covid restrictions eased highlight how our digital lives have changedCoronavirus – latest updatesSee all our coronavirus coverageThey have flooded in recent days on to Twitter and Facebook, or been shared in excited texts and WhatsApps: photographs of beaming friends and colleagues, delightedly capturing the moment they could at last down a pub garden pint, or have a haircut, or receive a long-awaited vaccine.As Britain has begun to ease Covid restrictions and...
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Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg Urged to Scrap Instagram for Kids Plan

Facebook is facing calls from an international coalition of children's health advocates to abandon its plans to build a version of Instagram for kids, reports The Guardian. The campaign follows news that broke in March which revealed that Facebook is developing a version of Instagram that's specifically aimed at children under 13. Instagram's current policy prohibits kids under 13 from using the platform. In an organized by the youth advocacy non-profit the Campaign for a Commercial-Free C...
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The ‘doctor’ keeps watch: Assad posters loom over shattered Syria – in pictures

On cars, restaurant walls and buildings reduced to rubble, Bashar al-Assad’s face is plastered across the country, a decade after he crushed the first protests against his rule. By photographer Rami al-Bustan Continue reading...
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