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Dennis Rodman wears Sox hat — oh, and goes crazy on CNN
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The bizarre bromance between Dennis Rodman and North Korea leader Kim Jong Un took yet another weird turn, as the ex-NBA player went ballistic on Chris Cuomo of “New Day.” Rodman is leading a group of former ballers into the communist country to play an exhibition game for the supreme leader’s birthday, but when Cuomo questioned him about Kenneth Bae, a US citizen who has been imprisoned in North Korea for murky reasons, the Worm lost his mind. For one thing, he didn’t seem to know anything about Bae. More

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Coinye West? Kanye-themed Bitcoin alternative launches today
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Move over Bitcoin, there’s a new digital currency in town, and it’s set to take over the Internet faster than Kanye West can steal a mic from Taylor Swift at an MTV award show. Meet Coinye West, a digital cryptocurrency that promises, “No screwed up fake ‘fair’ launches, shyster devs, muted channels, and fucked up wallets,” or in other words, a “cryptocurrency for the masses.” Well, that’s at least what its enigmatic creators (who have thus far kept their identities anonymous) told Vice’s music blog Noisey last week. More

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Ladies won punk this year? What about women of color in punk?
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Earlier this month, Dan Ozzi of Vice’s music blog Noisey wrote a piece entitled, “Sorry, Dudes. The Ladies Won Punk This Year.” Although I appreciate the sentiment as a woman who loves punk, Ozzi made one of the biggest mistakes. He forgot all the bands featuring women of color. Punk is built on the uprising of marginalized people. To help right this wrong, here are some awesome punk bands with women of color. More