Worst 2020 Headline? Washington Post Taunted for ‘Ah-ee-ah-ee-ah’ Tweet Tribute to Ennio Morricone

Oscar-winning composer Ennio Morricone, who wrote classical works and film scores, including music for The Good, the Bad and the Ugly, directed by Sergio Leone, died in the early hours of Monday at a...

Ghislaine Maxwell’s Lawyers Seek to Get Her Out of Jail on Bail Amid Plea...

Ghislaine Maxwell, who is charged with grooming minors for sexual abuse by the disgraced financier Jeffrey Epstein due to the accounts of at least three accusers, is set to appear in a New York...

Sexist attacks against women in Turkish politics reveal resistance to social change

https://www.dailysabah.comby Şeyma Nazlı Gürbüz Justice and Development Party’s (AK Party) group deputy chair, Özlem Zengin, makes a speech at the Turkish parliament, Oct. 21, 2019. (AA) Turkish society’s insistence on clinging to outdated mindsets and gender...

‘Back the F**k Up’: US Woman Pulls Gun on Black Family Following Heated Exchange...

Footage of the incident, shared widely on Twitter, shows a woman pointing a handgun at the camera while yelling “Get away.” Another woman behind the camera, who was identified by Detroit News as Takelia...

ICU, ICU Baby! Twitter Roasts Rapper Vanilla Ice for Austin Concert Amid Spike in...

by Demond Cureton Despite most bars being shuttered due to the ongoing pandemic, the 90s one-hit-wonder said he would perform at the Independence Day Throwback Beach Party with Colour Me Badd. US rapper Vanilla Ice has landed...

Watercraft to return to ancient Roman-era city

Visitors to an ancient city in western Turkey that thrived in the Roman era will soon be in for a special treat, as the city is set to offer riverboat tours through the 5,000-year-old site. Elif Ozer, an archaeology...

Monica Lewinsky Shares Her Nudity Story, Triggers Debate About Zoom Chat Privacy

It appears that for many it was a shock to learn that Zoom chats at least with the host could be out in the open, and Monica Lewinsky is no exception. TV personality and anti-bullying...

‘Why Lie?’: Journo Recalls Jordan Peterson-Cambridge Row as Uni Hails Its Free Speech

Melbourne-based Rita Panahi has issued fiery comments in response to a recent Cambridge University tweet, claiming that the over 800-year-old educational institution is "no bastion of free speech". Herald Sun columnist Rita Panahi has taken a...

Rethink: Tara Westover says ‘We are one people and are all needed’

BBC.COM- Author Tara Westover reflects that she has taken more notice of other people since the pandemic struck - especially key workers. She wants people to come together as one and not be divided...

Like mother, like son: the deep bond between Liz and Damian Hurley

By Judith Woods - www.smh.com.au By any standards, Elizabeth Hurley is a woman who understands how to control her narrative. Sassy, savvy, with an archly knowing gleam of amusement in her eye, even as her high-profile...

Survey: Most Americans Are Feeling Anxious About Their Money

Kendall Little  - Time.com Gabriella Braddock and her husband Tyler are young entrepreneurs who spent the past three years building a music studio and recording business in their New Jersey hometown. Then the COVID-19 pandemic derailed...

How to succeed in your office job when there is no office

By Julie Weed  -  www.smh.com.au The challenges of working from home are myriad. There are children to mind, dogs to walk, shows to binge on. Hallway hellos and brainstorming at the whiteboard have given way...

Justin Bieber Slams Rape Accusations on Twitter as ‘Factually Impossible’

Over the weekend, a woman accused Canadian pop star Justin Bieber of rape back in 2014 in a Twitter post which has since been deleted. Shortly after that, another young woman came forward to...

How coronavirus has created a new split in American life

As some Americans return to bars, dining and beaches, others shy away, concerned that the virus is still raging Alexandra Villarreal -  The  Guardian A server wearing a facemask takes orders from a table of customers...

Icelandic Party Leader Calls to Remove Statue of Country’s Founder

In recent weeks, a wave of violent attacks against statues seen as problematic or controversial has occurred in the US and across Europe in the wake of the Black Lives Matter movement and its...

A world redrawn: Nobel winner Deaton warns virus could worsen inequality

GETTY IMAGES NORTH AMERICA/AFP/File / JUSTIN SULLIVAN The coronavirus outbreak has exposed existing inequalities but without reform, argues Nobel prize-winning economist Angus Deaton, it also risks making them much worse. In an interview with AFP, the...

The invisible fight: How women survive financial abuse

This is sponsored content for Commonwealth Bank - www.smh.com.au By Penny Carroll Imagine starting over with just $17.50 to your name. Here, one woman shares how she escaped a violent relationship and rebuilt her life –...

Barbra Streisand buys Disney shares for George Floyd’s daughter

The actor and singer is the latest celebrity to try to help ensure financial security for the family of Floyd, purchasing stocks for six-year-old Gianna Catherine Shoard  -  The Guardian Barbra Streisand sent six-year-old Gianna Floyd...

Trans activists write to Sun condemning JK Rowling abuse story

Letter says they disagree with author on gender, but paper’s front page was “abhorrent” Jim Waterson Media editor -  The  Guardian Rowling revealed her past experience of domestic abuse and sexual assault as part of a...

After two years of frustration, I proposed an open marriage

By Anonymous  - www.smh.com.au As told to Dilvin Yasa While many of us waited out lockdown with baking and TV binges, many others turned to love and lust online for distraction. Memberships for online dating sites such...