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‘Time’ 100 list offensively honors both Christine Blasey Ford and Brett Kavanaugh

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The annual Time 100 list debuted Wednesday with a shocking juxtaposition: The magazine recognized Christine Blasey Ford as an “icon” but also honored Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh, the man she said drunkenly assaulted her during high school, as a “leader.”

For those who believe Ford, seeing Kavanaugh on the same list as her is more than an insult — it’s a cruel reminder that even in the #MeToo era, men credibly accused of assault can nevertheless rise to power while being lauded…

‘Time’ 100 list offensively honors both Christine Blasey Ford and Brett Kavanaugh

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The annual Time 100 list debuted Wednesday with a shocking juxtaposition: The magazine recognized Christine Blasey Ford as an “icon” but also honored Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh, the man she said drunkenly assaulted her during high school, as a “leader.”

For those who believe Ford, seeing Kavanaugh on the same list as her is more than an insult — it’s a cruel reminder that even in the #MeToo era, men credibly accused of assault can nevertheless rise to power while being lauded…

‘Time’ 100 list offensively honors both Christine Blasey Ford and Brett Kavanaugh

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The annual Time 100 list debuted Wednesday with a shocking juxtaposition: The magazine recognized Christine Blasey Ford as an “icon” but also honored Supreme Court Justice Brett Kavanaugh, the man she said drunkenly assaulted her during high school, as a “leader.”

For those who believe Ford, seeing Kavanaugh on the same list as her is more than an insult — it’s a cruel reminder that even in the #MeToo era, men credibly accused of assault can nevertheless rise to power while being lauded…

J.K. Rowling just made her thoughts about the latest Brexit news very, very clear

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Brexit is so nightmarishly complicated that even the mere mention of the word is enough to bring the average British person out in shudders.

Not J.K. Rowling, though. Despite the ongoing stress that goes hand-in-hand with the daily headlines about politicians, votes, and Article 50, the Harry Potter author remains undeterred.

On Monday morning, following the EU court ruling that Britain will be allowed to cancel the Brexit…

Justin Bieber can’t eat lunch without being mobbed by fans and it’s sad

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The price of fame, hey.

Justin Bieber couldn’t get away from the hordes of smartphone-armed fans while recently on tour in Australia. Not even on a secret island in Queensland.

Cute kid hiccups his way through the national anthem like it’s no big deal

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Sometimes, you have to persevere, no matter what life throws at you. And sometimes, that’s a giant bout of hiccups as you’re trying to sing the Australian national anthem in front of a crowd at a baseball game.

Holding a microphone bigger than his head, Ethan Hall, 7, belted “Advance Australia Fair” at a Australian Baseball League game in Adelaide on Saturday, despite a spate of involuntary hiccups.

The teams struggled to keep a straight face, but undeterred, Ethan finished his song to…

Street performer tells David Cameron to ‘F*ck off back to Eton’

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Be careful of street performers playing ukuleles, particularly if you’re a politician on the campaign trail.

Prime Minister David Cameron was out campaigning ahead of next month’s UK general election at a public meet and greet Monday in Alnwick, Northumberland, when he was confronted by an expletive-ridden ballad

“Fuck off back to Eton with all your Eton chums,” the man sang out, referring to the school Cameron attended as a child, undeterred by Cameron’s security detail.

The Prime Minister…