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Taylor Watson

Editorial Assistant

Taylor Watson is the editorial assistant for TheWeek.com and a former web intern. She recently graduated from Syracuse University, with a major in magazine journalism and minors in food studies and nutrition. Taylor has previously written for Runner's World, Vice, and more.

A Kanye West docuseries 20 years in the making is coming to Netflix
Kanye West.
yeezus at netflix

A Kanye West docuseries 20 years in the making is coming to Netflix

Infamous Fyre Festival sad sandwich tweet to be auctioned as NFT for $80,000
Fyre.
tweet for sale

Infamous Fyre Festival sad sandwich tweet to be auctioned as NFT for $80,000

Thandiwe Newton reclaims her name after it's been misspelled her entire career
Thandiwe Newton.
thandiwe

Thandiwe Newton reclaims her name after it's been misspelled her entire career

U.S. economy adds 916,000 jobs in March, one year after the pandemic took hold
Jobs.
jobs report

U.S. economy adds 916,000 jobs in March, one year after the pandemic took hold

Fully vaccinated people can travel safely within U.S., CDC says
Rochelle Walensky.
Solving COVID

Fully vaccinated people can travel safely within U.S., CDC says

Police officer killed after attacker rams car into barricade at Capitol building
Acting Capitol Police Chief Yogananda Pittman.
capitol attack

Police officer killed after attacker rams car into barricade at Capitol building

The week's best photojournalism
Macedonian Army special forces.
Photos

The week's best photojournalism

Minneapolis police officer testifies Chauvin's use of force on George Floyd was 'totally unnecessary'
Hennepin County Government Center.
chauvin trial

Minneapolis police officer testifies Chauvin's use of force on George Floyd was 'totally unnecessary'

U.S. and Iran agree to indirect talks on nuclear deal
Joe Biden.
Iran nuclear deal

U.S. and Iran agree to indirect talks on nuclear deal

Michael Strahan allegedly closed his tooth gap
Michael Strahan.
say cheese

Michael Strahan allegedly closed his tooth gap

Grimes is ready to die on Mars
grimes
the martian

Grimes is ready to die on Mars

Benny Blanco reveals he accidentally kissed Beyoncé in front of Jay-Z
Benny Blanco.
mwah

Benny Blanco reveals he accidentally kissed Beyoncé in front of Jay-Z

Meghan Markle bakes a very Meghan Markle cake
Meghan Markle.
when life gives you lemons

Meghan Markle bakes a very Meghan Markle cake

Once nearly extinct, American bald eagle population has quadrupled since 2009
Bald eagle.
It wasn't all bad

Once nearly extinct, American bald eagle population has quadrupled since 2009

Indonesian man spends 24 years transforming fire-ravaged land into lush ecosystem
Banyan tree.
It wasn't all bad

Indonesian man spends 24 years transforming fire-ravaged land into lush ecosystem

How Billie Eilish contributed to Demi Lovato's 'awakening'
Demi Lovato.
Dancing with the devil

How Billie Eilish contributed to Demi Lovato's 'awakening'

Melissa McCarthy is living her best life in Australia, along with the rest of Hollywood
Melissa McCarthy.
g'day

Melissa McCarthy is living her best life in Australia, along with the rest of Hollywood

The daily gossip: Armie Hammer helped build a motel, Alyson Hannigan is using old props as Halloween decor, and more
Armie Hammer.
Daily gossip

The daily gossip: Armie Hammer helped build a motel, Alyson Hannigan is using old props as Halloween decor, and more

The daily gossip: Amanda Seyfried welcomes newborn son, Kate Middleton is an expert marshmallow roaster, and more
Amanda Seyfried and Thomas Sadoski.
Daily gossip

The daily gossip: Amanda Seyfried welcomes newborn son, Kate Middleton is an expert marshmallow roaster, and more

The daily gossip: Kim Kardashian proves she only has 10 toes, Diana Riggs' costars remember her as an 'incredible talent', and more
Kim Kardashian.
Daily gossip

The daily gossip: Kim Kardashian proves she only has 10 toes, Diana Riggs' costars remember her as an 'incredible talent', and more

The daily gossip: Nicole Richie releases rap album about loving Mother Earth, Nicolas Cage is going to play a dragon, and more
Nicole Richie.
Daily gossip

The daily gossip: Nicole Richie releases rap album about loving Mother Earth, Nicolas Cage is going to play a dragon, and more

The daily gossip: Katy Perry and Orlando Bloom welcome baby Daisy, Blake Lively shows off Ryan Reynolds' biceps, and more
Katy Perry and Orlando Bloom.
Daily gossip

The daily gossip: Katy Perry and Orlando Bloom welcome baby Daisy, Blake Lively shows off Ryan Reynolds' biceps, and more

The daily gossip: Lady Gaga and Ariana Grande prep for VMAs performance, Gigi Hadid shows off pregnancy glow, and more
Lady Gaga.
Daily gossip

The daily gossip: Lady Gaga and Ariana Grande prep for VMAs performance, Gigi Hadid shows off pregnancy glow, and more

The daily gossip: Ben Affleck is coming out of Batman retirement, Zendaya plans Emmys red carpet look at home, and more
zendaya
Daily gossip

The daily gossip: Ben Affleck is coming out of Batman retirement, Zendaya plans Emmys red carpet look at home, and more

The daily gossip: Cher is trying to volunteer at the post office, Mariah Carey is releasing 'The Rarities,' and more
cher
Daily gossip

The daily gossip: Cher is trying to volunteer at the post office, Mariah Carey is releasing 'The Rarities,' and more

The daily gossip: Even Angelina Jolie deals with 'chaos' while working from home, Meghan Markle may have ghostwritten royal social media posts, and more
angelina jolie
Daily gossip

The daily gossip: Even Angelina Jolie deals with 'chaos' while working from home, Meghan Markle may have ghostwritten royal social media posts, and more

Serena Williams wins a tennis match while simultaneously parenting her daughter
Serena Williams and her daughter.
ace

Serena Williams wins a tennis match while simultaneously parenting her daughter

Stevie Nicks says pandemic 'is a real American Horror Story'
Stevie Nicks.
American Horror Story

Stevie Nicks says pandemic 'is a real American Horror Story'

Alyssa Milano reveals hair loss from COVID-19
Alyssa Milano.
COVID longhauler

Alyssa Milano reveals hair loss from COVID-19

Cardi B wants her music to 'make a woman feel like a bad b--ch'
Cardi B.
cardi b 2

Cardi B wants her music to 'make a woman feel like a bad b--ch'

The U.S. Army esports team would like Twitch commenters to stop asking about war crimes
US Army esports Twitch stream.
UwU

The U.S. Army esports team would like Twitch commenters to stop asking about war crimes

Scientists discover 11 new penguin colonies in Antarctica. But it's not all good news.
Emperor penguins.
good news bad news

Scientists discover 11 new penguin colonies in Antarctica. But it's not all good news.

There's a gorilla baby boom happening in Uganda
Mountain gorilla baby in Bwindi National Park.
It wasn't all bad

There's a gorilla baby boom happening in Uganda

Tropical storm Isaias races up East Coast, leaving 2 dead and 2 million without power
Isaias makes landfall in South Carolina.
Isaias

Tropical storm Isaias races up East Coast, leaving 2 dead and 2 million without power

NASA is going back to Mars with 'explicit mission to find life on another world'
A full size model of the Perseverance rover.
Earth to Mars

NASA is going back to Mars with 'explicit mission to find life on another world'

The best case scenario for climate change just got worse
Emissions.
climate crisis

The best case scenario for climate change just got worse