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Pointed ‘Key & Peele’ sketch slams police brutality

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This might be Key and Peele‘s most political sketch yet

In “Negrotown,” main characters Jordan Peele and Keegan-Michael Key imagine a utopia for black people where “you can walk the street without getting stopped, harassed or beat.” It starts off with Key getting arrested for no reason by a police officer who slams his head on a car door, thus kicking off his hallucinatory pipe dream of “Negrotown.”

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Ellen DeGeneres producing ‘Green Eggs and Ham’-based animated series for Netflix

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Ellen DeGeneres is coming to Netflix, with a Dr. Seuss-inspired tale that will transfix

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But to recap: Emmy-winning TV host DeGeneres is getting into business with the streaming network in a big way with a Green Eggs and Ham-inspired animated series, set to debut in 2018

She made the announcement at the tail end of her show on Wednesday, saying the series “is going to combine two of my favorite things — Dr. Seuss and binge watching.”

Netflix has ordered 13 episode…

Dogs photographed after their baths know how you feel on a bad hair day

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If you’re one of those people who would never set foot outside with wet hair: Meet your spirit animals.

New Zealand-based photographer Serena Hodson was inspired to capture portraits of her dogs when she saw how different they looked and acted when they took a bath in her series Dry Dog/Wet Dog.

“Some dogs look completely different when wet and this was the joy I wanted to capture,” Hodson told Mashable. Her own pets, an…

Toyota imagines a hydrogen-fueled future with the Mirai

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Toyota has a reputation for designing classic family cars, but it’s also one of the most innovative manufacturers around.

The company not only cranked out the cutting-edge hybrid electric Prius, it’s now hard at work on the Mirai, a beautiful hydrogen-fueled vehicle that Toyota calls the “big sister to the Prius.”

To generate buzz for the sleek Mirai, the company released its first in a series of new short films on Wednesday…

Toyota imagines a hydrogen-fueled future with the Mirai

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Toyota has a reputation for designing classic family cars, but it’s also one of the most innovative manufacturers around.

The company not only cranked out the cutting-edge hybrid electric Prius, it’s now hard at work on the Mirai, a beautiful hydrogen-fueled vehicle that Toyota calls the “big sister to the Prius.”

To generate buzz for the sleek Mirai, the company released its first in a series of new short films on Wednesday…

Choose your adventure: 4 unique itineraries for the ultimate African journey

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Presented by Kalahari Resorts & Conventions

The spirit of Africa comes alive at Kalahari—waterparks and convention centers located in the midwest and coming soon to the Pocono Mountains! Call 1-877-KALAHARI or visit KalahariResorts.com

Todd Nelson and his family run Kalahari Resorts — waterparks and convention centers inspired by the culture and wildlife of Africa. Through meticulous study and real-life experiences, the Nelsons have brought back the best of Africa to you and your family.

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Don’t get fired: This app will delete your embarrassing posts on social media

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If you’ve ever worried about old tweets or Facebook posts coming back to haunt you — but don’t have time to sift through years of posts to manually delete them — a new app may be able to help.

Clear connects with your Facebook, Instagram and Twitter accounts and analyzes your history, flagging posts with potentially inappropriate content. To guess what that is, Clear uses a combination of algorithms and IBM’s supercomputer Watson to filter material

Pulitzer gold medal goes to small newspaper for domestic violence series

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The Post and Courier, a small newspaper from Charleston, South Carolina, won journalism’s biggest honor, taking home the Pulitzer Prize gold medal for service journalism for its work on violence against women

The series, “Till Death Do Us Part,” brought attention to the state’s at-risk female population. The Pulitzer citation called the work “a riveting series that probed why South Carolina is among the deadliest states in the union for women and put the issue of what to do about it on the…

‘Mad Men’ Episode 10: Just 4 shows left, and we’re looking at ‘the forecast?’

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“Four score and seven years ago… We know where we’ve been. We know where we are. Let’s assume it’s good. That it’s going to get better.

… It’s supposed to get better.”

SEE ALSO: ‘Mad Men’ Episode 9: The divorce may be settled, but it’s never over

In “The Forecast,” Mad Men dips into meta commentary on the next chapter for its characters: Roger enlists Don to craft SCDP’s equivalent of a “Gettysburg Address” — a written statement about the future of the company, and where it will be next…

Artist illustrates the women of Don Draper’s romantic past

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If you really want to get to know Don Draper, take a look at the women he hooks up with.

Artist and Mad Men fan Hannah Choi illustrates the many women Don has been romantically entangled with over the last seven years of AMC’s hit show.

“I became curious to see all the differences between the women through my illustrative style. I figured it would be a fun project and also pay homage to the fashion of that time period. Or maybe…