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Hits and Shits: Longest Week of the Year Edition

Here are the highs and lows from the last week! Just a few things that made me smile over the past few days: House of Cards, Unbreakable Kimmy Schmidt and More Receive Release Dates We’re only in January and I’ve already given up on this winter. It’s windy, cold, and just all over miserable, and…

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How A Series of Tweets by Amber Coffman of Dirty Projectors Caused a Domino Effect of Sexual Assault Survivors

On Monday night, Amber Coffman from Dirty Projectors spoke out on Twitter about an incident in which music publicist Heathcliff Berru sexually assaulted her. Was just re-telling/re-remembering a story abt how a very popular music publicist RUBBED my ass and BIT my hair at a bar a couple years ago — Amber Coffman (@Amber_Coffman) January 19,…

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The Unique Needs of Drug-Dependent Mothers and their Newborns

This incident isn’t going to make national news, but it highlights the terrible intersection of drug abuse and motherhood. In Ventnor City, NJ, a 31-year-old woman allegedly injured her 8-month-old daughter when she rolled over onto her while laying in bed. At the time, the mother was under the influence of drugs, specifically heroin, oxycodone and…

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Hits and Shits

The best and the worst parts from the last week. Hits: Here’s what I can’t stop smiling over this week. Leah Still Has Finally Beaten Cancer! The 5-year-old daughter of Houston Texans defensive tackle Devon Still has officially conquered her neuroblastoma! The Stills rose to fame in 2014 when the Cincinnati Bengals hired Dad Devon…