Allen Iverson’s disappearing act brings out the biggest question facing the BIG3

Allen Iverson stands out everywhere. He’s often one of the smallest guys in the room, a basketball player generously listed at 6 feet tall and still thin enough that clothes appear to be melting off of his frame.

When Ice Cube announced the formation of the BIG3, his 3-on-3 basketball league filled …
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John Oliver Mocks Alex Jones For Using Fear to Upsell ‘Taint Wipes’

On Sunday’s Last Week Tonight, John Oliver lambasted Infowars’ Alex Jones, whom he called “the Walter Cronkite of shrieking batshit gorilla clowns.” Interestingly, Oliver looked at the Infowars products Jones implicitly hawks to his viewers through his outrageous theatrics and conspiracy theories.


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Trump Removes Anthony Scaramucci From Communications Director Role

Mr. Scaramucci had boasted about reporting directly to the president, not the chief of staff. But the decision to remove him came at Mr. Kelly’s request, the people said.

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Sam Shepard, ‘Poet Laureate Of America’s Emotional Badlands,’ Dies At 73

Sam Shepard, ‘Poet Laureate Of America’s Emotional Badlands,’ Dies At 73

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For more than half a century, playwright Sam Shepard stood as a towering presence in American theater and cinema, penning dozens of …
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