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LGBTQ Employees at Grey Share Their Personal Stories to Celebrate National Coming Out Day

Grey teamed up with VideoOut, an organization that’s aiming to have the world’s largest library of coming-out stories, to celebrate National Coming Out Day today. A short video called “Grey for National Coming Out Day” features LGBTQ employees from the agency sharing their own stories of coming out, stories of difficulty, awkwardness, humor, sincerity and…[…]

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Facebook’s dumbest feature is coming to desktop now, too

People may not be using Facebook Stories, but that isn’t stopping the social network from expanding the feature to its next platform. Facebook is now testing a version of Stories for desktop, with a wider launch coming “soon,” according to a company spokesperson.  SEE ALSO: Mark Zuckerberg is still the only one using Facebook Stories[…]

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This old Mike Pence tweet on Hillary Clinton emails is coming back to haunt him

It’s been revealed that, while serving as governor of Indiana, Vice President Mike Pence used his personal AOL email account for official business.  As The Indianapolis Star reports, the emails discussed sensitive matters and homeland security issues. It also reported that the account was hacked last summer.  SEE ALSO: Mike Pence used his personal AOL[…]

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Olympic Roundup: Michael Phelps ‘Not Coming Back in 4 Years’

Friday Michael Phelps put an end to any speculation that he will return to the Olympic games in four years, and Katie Ledecky smashed her own world record for the 800-meter freestyle. The U.S. remained on top of the medal count (now 50) again on Friday. Here's what marketers need to know about the last[…]

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For Halloween, a Chicago Hot Dog Stand Is Dressed as McDowell’s From Coming to America

Sexual Chocolate may not have been on hand to play the opening celebration, but McDowell's still came to life in style this week—albeit a bit outside of Queens. Chicago's Wiener's Circle, known for its sassy back-and-forth between late-night customers and staff, has decorated for Halloween as McDowell's, the fictional hamburger chain where Prince Hakeem (Eddie[…]