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Why Excusing That 'Simpsons' Apu Controversy As "Political Correctness" Just Doesn't Cut It

When I saw how The Simpsons responded to the Apu controversy (the controversy being concerns about how that character played into negative stereotypes associated with brown people), I can't say I was particularly shocked. To be clear, the Apu controv…
By Danielle Colin-Thome

Bustle's Editors On The Nor'easter + 'RHONY'

Welcome to March 2018 (seriously, did February even happen?) and also happy Women's History Month! This year is really flying by, and I hope it's been a rewarding one for everyone so far. Since it's Thursday, I'm sure the week is already dragging on…
By Danielle Colin-Thome

Bustle's Editors On Kim K's New Hair + Ivanka Trump

It's a brand new week! I can't help but feel a little optimistic every time Monday rolls around — there's so much potential opportunity that could be waiting *just* around the corner. So, I hope today will kick off a really productive and exciting we…
By Danielle Colin-Thome

Bustle Editors On CPAC + 'Making A Murderer'

Adulthood is, essentially, just waiting until the weekend hits — which is why I know we're all glad it's finally Friday. Whether your plans are to catch up on all the Netflix content that'll be leaving the platform at the end of February, a weekend g…
By Danielle Colin-Thome

Bustle's Editors On Rachel McAdams + Parkland Survivors

Happy Thursday, everyone! I don't know about you, but I feel like February has gone by so so fast (wasn't January, like, yesterday?). This year is hurrying along, and with so much happening every day it's hard to keep up all the time. But, I've got a…
By Danielle Colin-Thome

Bustle's Editors On Ice Dancing + Rihanna

For those of you who had a holiday on President's Day, welcome to the start of the work week! And for everyone who worked yesterday, you're one day closer to the weekend, woo! Today's been a fairly chill day so far — we've got more on the Winter Olym…
By Danielle Colin-Thome

Bustle's Editors On Florida + Mikaela Shiffrin

Even though yesterday was Valentine's Day, today feels somber especially in light of the high school shooting in Parkland, Florida that happened Wednesday afternoon. There's more news on that today, but I've also got some more lighthearted details to…
By Danielle Colin-Thome

Here Are All The Terms You Need To Know If You’re Watching Olympic Ski Events Right Now

Every four years the Winter Olympics rolls around to remind me that A) there are so many important Winter Olympic sports, and B) I know virtually nothing any of them. And I know for a fact, I'm not alone, I bet most people don't know what the differe…
By Danielle Colin-Thome

Bustle's Editors On "Sports Illustrated' + Chloe Kim

Happy Galentine's Day, everyone! Hope you and your squad have plans to celebrate, whether it's a wild night out or a cozy get-together indoors. No matter what your plans are, I'm sure there'll be a mention of what's been going on in the news today, a…
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Bustle's Editors On Olympics + Chrissy Teigen

Guys, the 2018 Winter Olympics opening ceremony is happening in less than 24 hours! Now it won't be long before we're all glued to our screens watching the skiing, skating, and snowboarding competitions. To prepare for 17 days of winter sports fervo…
By Danielle Colin-Thome

Bustle's Editors On Kylie Jenner + Winter Olympics

I don't know about you, but I'm pretty over this winter now — cold and snow, be gone! So while we wait for warmer spring weather to creep in (sadly, I suspect it'll be a while), the news is here to distract us! There are updates from the 2018 PyeongC…
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Bustle's Editors On The Nunes Memo + 'Bachelor's Bekah M.

Woo, it's the first Friday in February! After January dragged on for what felt like a century (seriously, that month felt so long), I'm sure we're all ready for a break. For any football enthusiasts out there (or, rather, Justin Timberlake fans) this…
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Bustle's Editors On The Oscars + Marshall County

Happy Tuesday! As you know, the last few days have been pretty busy, news-wise, and while things have slowed down a little today there's still a whole range of stories you need to be aware of. Our editors have been hard at work covering the 2018 Aca…
By Danielle Colin-Thome

Bustle's Editors On Kylie Jenner + Government Shutdown

Happy Monday everyone! We're just coming back from a busy weekend — there was a government shutdown, the 2018 Women's March, and singer Ed Sheeran got engaged. And, in case you were wondering, things haven't really slowed down. Today on the agenda, I…
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Bustle's Editors On Fake News + iPhone Hacks

It's THURSDAY! I hope this four-day week has been treating you well, and that you've got exciting plans for tonight. Maybe you're getting drinks with friends, snuggling up with a good book, or crafting the perfect #TBT post for Instagram. Or perphaps…
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Bustle's Editors On DACA + James Franco

Happy Wednesday, fam! You're almost done with the week — YAY! We've got a whole host of news to cover, from James Franco to DACA to Serena Williams. Anyway, there is plenty to chat about, so here's what Bustle's editors have been focused on today, Ja…
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Bustle's Editors On Golden Globes + 'Bachelor'

Happy Monday! Hope everyone had a marvelous weekend and 2018 continues to treat you well. As for me, I'm *still* reeling from Oprah's Golden Globe speech. Aside from that extremely inspiring award show (which we'll get into below), there's a lot more…
By Danielle Colin-Thome

Bustle's Editors On Golden Globes + 'Fire & Fury'

Congratulations, you've survived the first week of 2018! And for those of you on the East Coast, you've hopefully endured the worst of the "bomb cyclone." The new year has certainly started off with a bang – from a new Justin Timberlake song, an expl…
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Bustle's Editors On Justin Timberlake + Paris Hilton

Happy New Year and welcome to 2018! I'm sure we're all glad to leave 2017 behind and begin afresh. Hopefully, your resolutions are still going strong, and you're well rested after the winter holidays. There are some big (and exciting) announcements t…
By Danielle Colin-Thome

Bustle's Editors On Amtrak + 'Ocean's 8'

Another Monday, another new week ahead! Did you know that there's only one more Monday left in 2017??! We're *so* close to wrapping up this year. Now's the time to unearth your last New Year's resolutions, and plot the course for a better 2018. Befor…
By Danielle Colin-Thome