Taylor Marsh is a political writer, author and cultural voyeur who lives in the Beltway area of Washington D.C. She is a former Broadway performer and beauty queen who was the Relationship Consultant for LA WEEKLY, then the nation’s top alternative newsweekly. Marsh marks her 20th year in new-media in 2016. Author of The Hillary Effect and The Sexual Education of a Beauty Queen, Taylor turns to fiction for the first time with Below the Beltway.

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News Desk: Man Lying Naked In A Roadway in Texas was Randy Travis

Country music star Randy Travis, who pleaded no contest to public intoxication following the Super Bowl in February, was arrested again Tuesday after being found naked, smelling apparently of alcohol and lying on a […]

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Pictures of Our Planet from the International Space Station

From high above the Earth, the International Space Station (ISS) provides a unique vantage point to view our home planet. Stunning time-lapse photography of cities, aurora, lightning and other sights are seen from orbit. […]

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Al Gore to Anchor Convention Coverage for Current TV

AL GORE will not be going to Charlotte, or Tampa for that matter, but he will be covering both conventions from New York, along with Jennifer Granholm, Eliot Spitzer, as well as Cenk Uygur, […]

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News Desk: Egypt Moves on Sinai Extremists After Security Force Killings

Deploying its air force for the first time in nearly 40 years, the Egyptian military launched an air offensive in the unruly Sinai Peninsula on Wednesday, three days after Islamists killed 16 Egyptian soldiers […]

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Neil Barofsky Tells Us Why We’re Screwed Unless We Get Really Angry

Watch Why the U.S. Government Bought ‘Troubled Assets’ on PBS. See more from PBS NewsHour.

NEIL BAROFSKY is sounding off beyond his new book Bailout and creating a media firestorm […]

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Top Story: Accuracy in Super PAC Ads Brings Incriminating Team Romney Response

“To that point, if people had been in Massachusetts, under Governor Romney’s health care plan, they would have had health care,” Andrea Saul, Romney’s campaign press secretary, said during an appearance on Fox News. […]

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Queer Talk: ‘This Is How Hate Sounds’

Joyce L. Arnold, Liberally Independent, Queer Talk, equality activist, writer.

A son, James, came out to his father, and the letter below is the response he got. With the post of the letter, […]

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Sweet Kavna Dies

KAVNA THE BELUGA whale who lived her whole life in captivity, longer than most whales of her species, which live to around 30 in the wild, died on Monday at the Vancouver Aquarium.

Healthy all […]

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News Desk: Assad’s Offensive in Aleppo

Forces loyal to President Assad have launched a new offensive into Aleppo’s south-west district of Salahedin, though the outcome is still unclear. The rebel Tawheed Brigade (Unity Brigade), which is leading the fight in […]

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