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Lincoln Project co-founder doubles down on ‘Unite the Right’ stunt at Youngkin rally

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Stevens said the stunt was part of helping Democrats learn "how to win, how to play hardball" after CNN "Prime Time" host Chris Cuomo asked if staging the ruse was "being what you say you guys oppose." Stevens said t...

Sarah Dash, Labelle co-founder and ‘Lady Marmalade’ singer, dead at 76

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Patti Labelle and Nona Hendryx completed the trio. They announced Dash's death Monday on social media. No cause of death was disclosed. "We spoke a musical language, music says it best. Singing brought us together," ...

NXIVM co-founder Nancy Salzman sentenced to 3 1/2 years in prison

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Wearing a white blouse and black slacks, Salzman appeared in Brooklyn federal court and apologized for her senior role in the twisted group that drained its members of their cash and operated a secret sorority that g...

Snopes fact-checks its own co-founder, catches him plagiarizing 54 articles following internal review

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BuzzFeed News reported on Friday that David Mikkelson, executive editor of the site, had lifted material from outlets like The Los Angeles Times, Reuters and The Guardian in various reports published between 2015-201...

Dennis Thomas, Kool & the Gang co-founder, dies at 70

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Kool & the Gang co-founder Dennis Thomas, often referred to as "Dee Tee," has died. He was 70 years old. Thomas passed away in his sleep in New Jersey on Saturday, according to a statement posted to the Grammy A...

Trevor Moore, co-founder of sketch comedy group The Whitest Kids U Know, dead at 41 after tragic accident

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The comedian, actor and producer’s death was confirmed in a statement issued by his manager on behalf of his wife and family, Deadline reported. "We are devastated by the loss of my husband, best friend and the fathe...

Dennis Thomas, ‘Kool and the Gang’ co-founder, dead at 70

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He died peacefully in his sleep Saturday in New Jersey, where he was a resident of Montclair, according to a statement from his representative. The band announced his death in a Facebook post.    Thomas was the alto...

Wikipedia co-founder says he’s ’embarrassed’ over politicization of his creation

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Larry Sanger joined "Tucker Carlson Tonight," and said that because Wikipedia allows anonymous contribution, it has been taken advantage of by governments, corporations, criminal entities and other agents who "play t...

Olympics memorabilia: Rare pair of track spikes handmade by Nike co-founder set to fetch up to $1.2 million at auction

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A pair of battered looking track and field spikes -- handmade by Nike co-founder Bill Bowerman -- featuring a "prototype logo" could fetch $ 1.2 million at auction, according to Sotheby's. "This rare pair of track ...

Speak Georgia co-founder blasts DOJ lawsuit as ‘extremely insulting’ to Black voters

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In introducing the lawsuit on Friday, Attorney General Merrick Garland argued that they are taking action because "the civil rights of Americans have been violated." The voting measure, in part, eliminates signature ...

UCLA hosts Black Lives Matter co-founder for commencement keynote after she called for ‘end’ to Israel

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Cullors called for an end to the Israeli state while participating in a 2015 panel at Harvard Law School. Her remarks resurfaced in recent days following intense clashes between the Israeli military and Hamas militan...

BLM co-founder Patrisse Cullors erects fencing and electric gate around her new $1.4M home: report

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Cullors, 37, closed on the 2,380 square-foot, three-bedroom, three-bath home in March. Cullors stepped down from her role as executive director of the group’s central foundation last month amid questions about her fi...

Black Lives Matter co-founder stepping down from organization

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Black Lives Matter co-founder Patrisse Cullors has announced that she's transitioning out of her role as executive director. On Thursday, she said on her YouTube channel, "... I feel excited for me, and my next jour...

Vans shoes co-founder Paul Van Doren dies at age 90

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Paul Van Doren, the co-founder of Vans sneaker and clothing company, has died at age 90, the company announced Friday. "It's with a heavy heart that Vans announces the passing of our co-founder, Paul Van Doren," the...

BLM co-founder promotes book she cheerfully compares to Mao’s ‘Little Red Book’ in unearthed video

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The video shows Cullors at an event touting "The 7 Components of Transformative Organizing Theory" by communist sympathizer Eric Mann. During her talk, Cullors discusses how she agreed with a man who purportedly said...

Rusty Young, Poco co-founder and longtime frontman, dead at 75

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Young died of a heart attack at his home in Davisville, Miss., on Wednesday, a rep told Variety.   Per the outlet, Poco was formed in 1968 by Young, Richie Furay, Jim Messina, George Grantham and Randy Meisner, who w...

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