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Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia Dies

gq.com — Supreme Court Justice Antonin Scalia died in Texas today at age 79. The outspoken conservative jurist was nominated to the Court by Ronald Reagan in 1986, and served for 30 years.

Tiger Woods on How He Explains His Divorce to His Kids

gq.com — Tiger Woods is turning 40 later this week and to mark the occasion he opened up to Time about his injuries, his contemplation of retirement, how he measures himself versus Jack Nicklaus (not to mention up-and-comers like Jordan Spieth and Jason Day), and more. It's a juicy, satisfying read.

New Dad Mark Zuckerberg Plans to Give Away 99 Percent of His Facebook Billions

gq.com — Young, first-time dads have a tendency to make big decisions like switching jobs or buying a new home. But if you're Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg, what kind of big, life-changing move can you make? The answer, it turns out, is to pledge 99 percent of your wealth-some $45 billion according to today's market value-to charitable endeavors.

The Most Effective Argument Against Gay Rights

gq.com — By all accounts, 2015 has been a watershed year for gay rights in America. In June, the Supreme Court affirmed a Constitutional right to marriage in a landmark 5-4 decision. Elsewhere, Caitlyn Jenner's very public coming out has placed the trans experience squarely in the national conversation-as have pop cultural milestones like the Amazon series Transparent and the forthcoming The Danish Girl starring Oscar incumbent Eddie Redmayne.

The Best and Worst James Bond Ski Scenes

gq.com — In the new James Bond film Spectre, out November 6, Daniel Craig hits the slopes for the first time as Bond. Craig reportedly took skiing lessons to prepare for this, his fourth Bond film. Many of his predecessors also acted their way down slopes on skis-though few looked as menacing as Craig, whose cinder-block torso looks right at home in this fitted, midnight-blue ski suit.

Young Bill Gates Was an Angry Office Bully

gq.com — Microsoft founder Bill Gates turns 60 today and most of the coverage has focused on his ground-breaking work as a philanthropist, promoting public health and other important causes throughout the world. But the soft, cuddly Bill Gates of today hardly would be recognizable to veterans of the tech industry who either worked for-or competed against-Gates during his prime company-building years in the late 1980s and 1990s.

Olympic Skiing Champ Gus Kenworthy Comes Out

gq.com — U.S. Olympic freestyle skier Gus Kenworthy, who won a Silver Medal at the Winter Olympics in Sochi, Russia in 2014, has come out as gay on the cover of ESPN. An aggressive competitor, he told the magazine that, after coming in second, he decided to go for the No.

Former Lehman Brothers CEO Dick Fuld Auctions His Sun Valley Estate for At Least $20 Million

gq.com — For Dick Fuld, it's another example of the old motto "easy come, easy go." The former CEO of Lehman Brothers-widely credited as one of the architects of the financial collapse that led to the Great Recession-has sold off his Sun Valley, Idaho home for at least $20 million.

Serena Williams Demonstrates Why It's Not a Good Idea to Ask a Woman to Smile

gq.com — As demonstrated by Serena Williams. Here's a thing that men apparently do with some frequency, and that infuriates many women: We condescendingly ask them to smile or, relatedly, ask them why they are not currently smiling-or tell them they would look prettier if they smiled.

The Marketing of the War 2003

inc.com — Inc.'s former executive editor Jeff Seglin discusses 'selective marketing' in the context of Bush's use of discredited intelligence to sell the war in this NY Times...
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Apr 29, 2016

RT @TomJunod: Michael Paterniti on 10 days of mass shootings. I can't wait to read this. gq.mn/jsVDoqq

Apr 28, 2016

10 days in America: An in-depth look at gun violence by Mike Paterniti gq.com/story/gun-viol…

Apr 25, 2016

The best jokes from Garry Shandling's memorial service (including at least 2 that will make you very uncomfortable.) gq.com/story/garry-sh…

Apr 25, 2016

RT @amaiorana: I just published our tale from Nepal a year ago “This is our real Nepal Earthquake story from one year ago.” medium.com/@amaiorana/thi…zuykYBl

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Leonardo DiCaprio and Justin Trudeau are your new, real-life Avengers. gq.com/story/leonardo…


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