Brittany Shammas

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Reporter for LA Weekly.

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One of the most popular Facebook news sites in America is run out of a pool house in Los Angeles by a pair of Mexican-American twins.

How Occupy Democrats became so big on Facebook

One of the most popular Facebook news sites in America is run out of a pool house in Los Angeles by a pair of Mexican-American twins.

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The final episode of “Game of Thrones” aired Sunday after eight seasons. Its main theme song, “A Song of Fire and Ice,” has become iconic and recognizable among millions of fans.

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