The human spirit is unstoppable

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His songs taught me about sex. Our interview had a real connection. Then I found my way to L.A. -- and into his bed
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Even in the depths of my celibate curmudgeonliness it didn't occur to me to file a noise complaint. But people do
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The character actor plays a father and husband to (real-life girlfriend) Rose Byrne in "Adult Beginners"
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A number of Native American extras walked off the set of Sandler's new Netflix film "Ridiculous 6"
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The Koch-backed Heartland Institute will enlighten Pope Francis about our "Biblical duty" to destroy the planet
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"CODE: Debugging the Gender Gap" shows how far we've come -- and how far we have left to go
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A conservative columnist paints those against executing Dzhokhar Tsarnaev as terrorist sympathizers
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John Cleese, Terry Gilliam, Eric Idle, Terry Jones and Michael Palin celebrate 40 years of "The Holy Grail"
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Plus: A Colorado man was cited for shooting his unresponsive computer eight times with a handgun
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"He's a good guy," Allie Young said, "it's just sad" that he chose to depict her people this way
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A parody video highlights the West's devastatingly low snowpack
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The multifaceted actress plays the matriarch of a traumatized family in "Bad Hurt," now playing at Tribeca
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I believe that abortion care is a positive social good -- and I think it’s time people said so
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"I think you're powerful and heroic but the fact that you endorse Clinton makes me sadder than 'The Notebook'"
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A researcher explains to Salon why hiring one woman can hurt another woman's prospects -- and how to change it


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