Nail salon Karen goes off on employee

‘Karen’ blows up at nail salon when they won’t fix her nails for free—for fourth time in a week

Several viewers suffered from second-hand embarrassment.

On Jul 29, 2021 by Nahila Bonfiglio

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Arrested salon owner’s GoFundMe raises $500,000—but it was created before she reopened by a QAnon-touting group

Shelley Luther was recently arrested after refusing to shut down her Texas salon.

On May 9, 2020 by Eilish O'Sullivan

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Salon gives readers ultimatum: Turn off ad blocker or mine cryptocurrency

The mining plugin will only run on Salon.

On Feb 14, 2018 by Phillip Tracy

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New documents reveal GOP’s 2010 gerrymandering strategy

A document haul reveals the roots of the campaign.

On Feb 6, 2018 by David Gilmour

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#BlackSalonProblems is all about the struggle of getting your hair done

Pretty hurts.

On May 26, 2016 by Gabe Bergado

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The 5 types of ‘Gone Girl’ essays you never need to read

We've had quite enough of these, thanks.

On Oct 10, 2014 by Miles Klee

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Bizarre international OkCupid date is definitely hitting the big screen

New Line is moving ahead with its plans to turn Clara Bensen's OkCupid date into a film.

On Sep 24, 2014 by Michelle Jaworski

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How ‘Frasier’ became the most nostalgia-proof TV show of the ’90s

Frasier always felt old. Even when it was on, it was stuffy, affected, and out of touch.

On May 16, 2014 by [email protected]

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Why I unfollowed Patton Oswalt—and why you should too

How a great comedian turned into a sad heckler.

On May 8, 2014 by Miles Klee

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‘Stop Making Indie Films’ petition mocks New York Times, Salon

A solemn plea for diminished variety. 

On Feb 25, 2014 by Miles Klee

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Venerable online community The WELL purchased by its own members

Members of The WELL, one of the first-ever successful virtual communities, banded together to buy the site from current owner Salon.

On Sep 21, 2012 by Aja Romano