Lili Loofbourow

staff writer for Slate

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staff writer for Slate

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Herman Cain, one-time Republican presidential candidate and former Godfather’s Pizza CEO, died of COVID a year ago.

Social media schadenfreude: Reddit’s Hermain Cain Award derides anti-vaxxers who died of COVID

Herman Cain, one-time Republican presidential candidate and former Godfather’s Pizza CEO, died of COVID a year ago.

from Press Play with Madeleine Brand

This morning, the Los Angeles Times revealed it’s planning to publish complaints from six women against Assemblyman Raul Bocanegra.

Is the sexual harassment backlash coming?

This morning, the Los Angeles Times revealed it’s planning to publish complaints from six women against Assemblyman Raul Bocanegra.

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