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Last Woman Standing
BELITTLED FOR DECADES BY EXECUTIVES AT VIACOM AND CBS, MOCKED BY JOURNALISTS AND INSULTED BY HER OWN FATHER, SHARI REDSTONE NOW SITS ATOP A $30 BILLION MEDIA EMPIRE
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The File: Donald Glover
This July, Donald McKinley Glover Jr.—actor, writer, comedian, rapper, showrunner, idealistic musician boyfriend of Rihanna in the recent anti-capitalist diaspora fable Guava Island and non-swole fashion icon who looks great in Gucci—plays Simba in t
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How to Reclaim Your Viral Meme: Beating the Internet in Seven Steps
IT’S TAKEN FOR granted that a meme, once weaponized by the internet, will never return to the control (and profit) of its creator. See what happened to Pepe the Frog, who was never born to be a right-wing avatar. But when cartoonist KC Green saw one