Let's Talk About These 8 Stories, Including Bristol Palin's Pregnancy and Justice Scalia's Issues with Gay Marriage

This week, #lovewins, prison escapees lose, and Obama sings "Amazing Grace."
Publish date:
June 27, 2015
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One hashtag sums up this wonderful week: #lovewins (!!!!) I'm not going to summarize, compartmentalize, or try to find words to express yesterday's momentous Supreme Court ruling. Instead, I'm going to present you with eight bits of news from this week and let you guys discuss them.

A lot has happened -- in our country and across the globe. Let's get right to it.

ISIS's second largest attack has taken over 100 lives. [



A new roundup shows every GOP candidate's response to the same sex marriage ruling. [Buzzfeed]

A petition is calling for Vogue magazine to apologize to the LGBTQ community after its "insensitive and offensive" profile on Cara Delevingne. [Fashionista]

Rose McGowan was fired over Adam Sandler tweets. [Celebitchy]

Bristol Palin announced her pregnancy, calling it "a huge disappointment to my family, to my close friends." [Jezebel]

Obama sang "Amazing Grace" at the funeral of Rev. Clementa Pinckney. [CNN]

The SCOTUS dissenting opinions mention everything from slavery to hippies. [Gawker]

One of New York prison escapees has been shot dead, while the other is still on the run. [New York Times]