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Rapper XXXTentacion Dead at 20 After Being Shot in South Florida

Controversial rapper XXXTentacion has been confirmed dead at age 20, after being shot in South Florida on Monday. TMZ first reported that the “Moonlight” rapper was shopping for motorcycles in Deerfield Beach, Florida, on Monday afternoon. As he was leaving the motorcycle dealer, a gunman reportedly ran up to his vehicle and opened fire. Graphic video of the rapper in his car ...

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Lauren Groff's Florida Is Not Your Sunshine State

For Lauren Groff, Florida is both a state and a state of being. With her fifth book, Groff plunges headfirst into excavating her adopted homeland, a feral, fecund kingdom of snakes in the toilet, chickens blown off the ground in hurricane gales, and other things that go bump in the hot, humid night. In these masterful, unnerving stories, Florida’s inherent ...

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XXXTentacion's Death Carries a Familiar Posthumous Conundrum About Public Mourning

Late Monday night, Spotify published a playlist called “This is XXXtentacion.” It’s 32 songs long, and runs for one hour and 21 minutes, spanning the short career of the musician Jahseh Dwayne Onfroy, better known as XXXtentacion. It’s not uncommon for the service to capitalize on an artist in the news with such a playlist, particularly when, like Onfroy, they’ve ...

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'Felicity' Cast Reunites 20 Years After First Episode

Alert to TV executives everywhere: We’ll happily forget about the “Roseanne” revival if you bring “Felicity” back to our screens immediately.  It’s been nearly 20 years since the beloved teen drama premiered, airing for four seasons on The WB network from 1998 to 2002. While its cast members have gone onto play other roles (a Russian spy,… Celebrity – Latest ...

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