Laura Barcella

Laura Barcella

Culture. News. Women. Cats.

I'm an author, freelance writer, & ghostwriter with 15+ years experience.

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Vanity Fair

Ex-French First Lady Dishes on Life With Francois Hollande in Tell-All

In a new tell-all, Valerie Trierweiler reveals candid new details about her former life with the French president....

Vanity Fair

Local Cop Gets Booted From Force After Ferguson Showdown

A Missouri officer reportedly lost his job today after pointing his rifle at peaceful protesters and saying he would kill them....

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That Might Have Been Will Smith Dancing on a Segway at Burning Man

A masked man, who looks an awful lot like the actor, joined in a brief scooter dance routine in the desert....

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The 'American Horror Story: Freak Show' Teaser is Finally Upon Us

New details (plus an enticing little mini-clip) are emerging about the upcoming fourth season of the creepy, campy smash series from FX....

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400-Plus Striking Fast-Food Workers Arrested in Nationwide Protests

Protests today led to the arrest of more than 400 fast-food workers in 32 U.S. cities in an organized act of civil disobedience....

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*True Detective* Losing Some Angst in Season 2?

HBO executive revealed a few new details about what to expect when the show returns....

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Here Is What Kate Middleton Looks Like as a Simpsons Character

Artist's newly released "Simpsonized" drawings of the Duchess sure to thrill fans...

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Watch Don Lemon Get Pushed Around by Ferguson Cops on Live TV

Don Lemon, CNN anchor, was pushed back by a cop as he was reporting live from Ferguson, Mo....

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NFL to Katy Perry, Rihanna: 'Pay to Play the Super Bowl Halftime Show'

The league reportedly wants to charge its 2015 halftime contenders for the privilege of playing there....

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Chris Pratt Wears His Guardians of the Galaxy Costume to Visit Sick Kids in Hospital

The actor made like a superhero and honored a past promise he had sworn to children of Los Angeles....

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Poll: Both Whites and Blacks Doubt Police Accountability

According to a new poll, most Americans of both races don't feel cops treat people fairly or get held accountable for misconduct....

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Watch James Franco Annoy a Bunch of Celebrities in This Funny Faux-VMA Special

James Franco and Seth Rogen promote the VMAs, as well as their new movie, on this funny fake talk show....

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Two Pussy Riot Members Start a News Service

The outlet will primarily focus on Russian law, courts, and justice issues....

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Vanity Fair

Two Pussy Riot Members Start a News Service

The outlet will primarily focus on Russian law, courts, and justice issues....

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Don Lemon Fights Tears in Emotional Gwen Ifill Tribute

“You were simply brilliant and powerful, a quiet storm.”...