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  1. action item
    So You Want to Get Involved in Mutual AidA comprehensive guide, including how to get involved.
  2. explainer
    What We Know About Kids and the CoronavirusAnd why the question of when to reopen schools is among the most challenging of the pandemic.
  3. self
    What Is Toxic Positivity?A look at why relentless, inflexible positivity can do more harm than good and why negative emotions are so important.
  4. influencer drama
    Oh God, the Beauty YouTubers Are At it AgainThe drama involving Tati Westbrook, Jeffree Star, Shane Dawson, and James Charles has taken a new twist.
  5. explainer
    What Is Qualified Immunity?A look at the legal doctrine that makes it nearly impossible to bring lawsuits against police officers.
  6. explainer
    Why People Are Suddenly Reexamining Megan Fox’s CareerA recently resurfaced Jimmy Kimmel clip is a reminder of the cruel, sexist treatment Fox faced as an actress in her teens and early 20s.
  7. explainer
    What Exactly Happened Between Jessica Mulroney and Sasha Exeter?Exeter says the TV personality threatened her livelihood and attempted “to silence a Black woman behind closed doors.”
  8. power
    What Exactly Does It Mean to Defund the Police?A comprehensive guide.
  9. crime
    What Really Happened to Natalie Wood?A new documentary looks at the life and mysterious death of the celebrated actress.
  10. work
    What Is a Furlough?Macy’s, the Gap, Disney, and other companies are furloughing employees amid the coronavirus pandemic. What does that mean exactly?
  11. the more you know
    Why’s Everyone Talking About The New Yorker’s Film Critic and Incredibles 2?A cautionary tale of extreme horniness.
  12. investigations
    What’s Going on With All This Bizarre Giuliani-Affair Drama?I’m so tired of having to imagine him doing it!
  13. explainer
    What to Know About Ali Watkins, James Wolfe, and the FBIA reporter had her communications data seized in the investigation of a former Senate Intelligence Committee aide — with whom she had a relationship.
  14. true crime
    What to Know About the New Natalie Wood Case DevelopmentsPolice have confirmed that her husband at the time, Robert Wagner, is now a “person of interest.”
  15. true crime
    Everything to Know About the Yoga Twin Murder CaseAlexandria Duval stands trial this week, accused of murdering her twin sister by driving them both off a cliff in Hawaii.
  16. shame crush
    I Hate This Stranger Things Character, But I Love His ButtReconciling our sexual attraction to that dumb jerk Billy Hargrove.
  17. explainer
    Everything We Know About the Ryan Phillippe Domestic Violence AllegationsHe has been accused of aggressive behavior before.
  18. explainer
    Everything We’ve Heard From Witnesses in the St. Paul’s Rape CaseAs the jury begins deliberations.
  19. explainer
    So, Was That Kim Kardashian Cover Photoshopped?French photographer Jean-Paul Goude has a history of “improving” backsides.
  20. explainer
    Everything You Need to Know About Peter Copping A fashion explainer.
  21. titsplainer
    How to Stuff Your Bra When You’re a Grown-Ass WomanKate Upton wants “clip-on” tits. I’ve got them. They’re called gym socks.
  22. q&a
    Jean Paul Gaultier Explains the Eurovision Song ContestThe thing to watch this Saturday, whether you’re a virgin or you’ve seen the international extravaganza before.
  23. happy birthday
    This Is 40: Checking Up on Roe v. WadeThe post-“pro-choice” abortion rights movement.