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newsweek.com — As American cities become increasingly yuppified, the dank but illuminating dive bar threatens to become an extinct species
Sep 01, 2014

Love that this piece lamenting the loss of the dive bar mentions both Timboo's and Jackie's Fifth Amendment..newsweek.com/yuppies-are-ki…

Sep 01, 2014

RT @luxlotus: An elegy for the dive bars that once epitomized New York as a refuge for the down & out, maybe on their way back up: http://…

Sep 01, 2014

RT @luxlotus: An elegy for the dive bars that once epitomized New York as a refuge for the down & out, maybe on their way back up: http://…

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newsweek.com — Social media has made all politics local, as activists from around the world pummel a Japanese fishing village for slaughtering dolphins
Sep 01, 2014

RT #OpKillingBay " href="http://twitter.com/mroffica" rel="nofollow" target="_blank">@mroffica: Social Media Storm Descends on Taiji bit.ly/1onITak The whole world is watching!! @AbeShinzo #OpKillingBay pic.twitter.com/q3IfspOMo4

newsweek.com — Hundreds of intimate pictures of female celebrities, including Oscar-winning actor Jennifer Lawrence, were leaked overnight after being stolen from their private collections and posted on infamous web forum 4chan. In the aftermath of the incident, a spokesperson for the Lawrence released a statement to Buzzfeed terming the actions of the hacker a "flagrant violation of privacy".
Sep 01, 2014

RT @Newsweek: Hundreds of intimate celebrity pictures leaked online following suspected iCloud breach trib.al/MnhIEv4

Sep 01, 2014

RT @Newsweek: Hundreds of intimate celebrity pictures leaked online following suspected iCloud breach trib.al/MnhIEv4

newsweek.com — Amr Abdallah Dalsh/Reuters An Egyptian Islamic authority has issued a fatwa prohibiting online contact between men and women, dismissing online chatrooms as "frivolous" and "evil". Dar al-Ifta, a semi-governmental Islamic authority, issued the fatwa in an online statement in answer to questions asked online, according to popular Egyptian news website Ahram Online.
Sep 01, 2014

@Newsweek: Egyptian Islamic authority issues fatwas against selfies and chatting online trib.al/jrB6cES

newsweek.com — At lights out one Sunday evening within weeks of starting at his senior school, Joel Shaw was "stripped, sexually assaulted and publicly humiliated by my housemaster jeered on by loads of my peers", he recalls bitterly.
Sep 01, 2014

RT @louisetickle: My first Newsweek piece, on the abuse scandal rapidly enveloping the UK's boarding school sector newsweek.com/britain-elite-…

Sep 01, 2014

RT @jimpoco: Britain's Elite Boarding Schools Are Facing an Explosion of Abuse Allegations newsweek.com/britain-elite-…

Sep 01, 2014

Britain's Elite Boarding Schools Are Facing an Explosion of Abuse Allegations newsweek.com/britain-elite-…

Sep 01, 2014

RT @NewsweekEurope: Britain's elite boarding schools are facing an explosion of abuse allegations trib.al/2pqMsT9 pic.twitter.com/WQSUj6UEEq