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First of all, what a dumb song title.
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Friday morning, gymnast Aly Raisman shared a message about victim blaming, on the heels of her coming forward and stating that she was sexually abused by a former USA Gymnastics team doctor.
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An Ohio Republican legislator who campaigned on “family values” and fought against LGBTQ rights has resigned after he was reportedly caught having sex.
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