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The Commonwealth Games ought to be prefaced with one of those warnings about outdated attitudes, like the kind Disney have attached to the beginning of its old movies. They could run it before the opening ceremony, right before they bring on Simon Le Bon. “These Games were predicated on the mistreatment of people and cultures.” […]

A court hearing will be held Thursday in Buffalo, N.Y., for the white man accused of going on a deadly, racist rampage at a supermarket in a mostly Black neighborhood. RACHEL MARTIN, HOST: The 18-year-old white man accused of a mass shooting in Buffalo, N.Y., appeared in court today. It was a short hearing. Prosecutors […]

Matthew Tkachuk stepped up to the microphone on Monday and immediately delivered positive returns for the Florida Panthers. He hates the Tampa Bay Lightning, even more than the Edmonton Oilers. With one statement he was able to galvanize a fanbase in Florida, specifically take shots at two others and, most importantly . . .

A jersey signed by Houston Astros players hangs in the Mata family’s living room. Tess Mata, 10, was a shining light in Uvalde, Texas, with an infectious love of dancing, softball, and most of all, family. Verónica G. Cárdenas for ESPN TESS MATA STOOD BENEATH the brown awning and threw a yellow softball at the white […]

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Photo Illustration by Elizabeth Brockway/The Daily Beast/Alamy A small but ardent group of Black Panther fans are continuing to call for Marvel to recast the title role after Chadwick Boseman’s unexpected death . . .

The philosopher Roger Scruton once wrote that people become conservative as they experience loss; the sense of passing, of dying and death. Loss gives them a love of things as they are, a desire to hold, to protect, to conserve—even if all attempts to do so come too late. I thought of this recently when […]

KANSAS CITY, Mo. —  The helicopter hovered high above an X in the parking lot of Arrowhead Stadium before releasing its payload of 10,000 Superballs. The hard-rubber orbs hit the ground and rose in unison, like a swarm of locusts, before ping-ponging off in every direction on their second bounce. With 10 NFL Films cameras capturing […]

What we learned from Trump’s return to Washington  BBC Source link

If you’re a TikTok user, you’ve probably come across videos of an eccentric Asian man — with long hair, black clothes and sunglasses — leading groups wearing headphones dancing at night in public squares to classics like the 1970s hit Ma Baker by Boney M. The videos have attracted tens of millions of views with many confused people trying to […]

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