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Poll: VA voters OK with Washington Redskins name

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. (WAVY) – While the Washington football team’s name debate continues to heat up nationwide, across Virginia a new survey suggests the commonwealth believes “Redskins” isn’t racist and it should stay. 295 more words

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Cher sued for racial discrimination

A new lawsuit alleges Cher racially discriminated against dancers.

TMZ obtained a lawsuit in which Cher is getting sued for “racial discrimination and retaliation.”

Two dancers and a choreographer from her former staff decided to hold her responsible for a hiring decision she made. 193 more words


Alleged pants-dropping politician inspires contender for 'lede of the year' [screenshot]

Guess not. But we’re thinking NJ.com might’ve anticipated the entertainment value:

Lede of the year http://t.co/p59OehlGTo pic.twitter.com/a2B2F35U8V

— Lachlan Markay (@lachlan) September 18, 2014

OK, that’s fantastic.

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Comedy Lost in Translation: Jonah from Tonga and the Criticism from America

Jonah from Tonga is an Australian television series created by and starring Chris Lilley. Chris Lilley plays Jonah Takalua, a 14-year-old boy of Tongan descent. The television show first premiered in Australia on ABC1 and then premiered in America on HBO in 2014. 338 more words


and finally...Palestine

As regular readers of this blog will know, over the past few weeks I’ve been up to sneakiness, i.e I deactivated my Twitter and Instagram accounts, set up a new email address, booked into a hotel that I had no intention of staying in and most drastic of all,,, I committed Facebook suicide. 600 more words

Update: Svenskeren fined and suspended from Worlds

Dennis “Svenskeren” Johnsen has been fined and suspended by Riot Games from his first three World Championship games in Taiwan. His team, “SK Gaming”, issued an… 124 more words