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Evan Brechtel

Evan Brechtel is a writer and actor living in New York. A Fordham University graduate, he also writes a monthly column for Chosen Magazine and is currently working on a historical fiction novel about New York queer bars over the twentieth century.

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Group Of Strangers Bands Together To Guide Ducks Across Busy Crosswalk

The world may be falling apart, but at least compassion isn't totally dead.

By Evan Brechtel
2 months ago
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The Scoop

Restaurant Asks Black Guests To Prepay For Their Meal, But They're Not Getting Away With That Nonsense

Hong Shing Chinese Restaurant is about to pay for its discriminatory actions.

By Evan Brechtel
2 months ago
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Covfefe

French First Lady Claims Melania Trump 'Can’t Even Open A Window' At The White House

 Has French First Lady Brigitte Macron joined the #SaveMelania movement? 

By Evan Brechtel
2 months ago
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The Scoop

Restaurant Denies Black Man's Coupon, Only To Accept Same Coupon From His White Friend

With Starbucks as a recent example, black consumers and patrons are often seen as less-than by establishment managers and employees.

By Evan Brechtel
2 months ago
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The Scoop

Why Weight Watchers Considers These Unexpected Foods To Be Zero Points

Weight Watchers is out to prove that a common sense diet doesn't mandate starvation or even self-deprivation.

By Evan Brechtel
2 months ago
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The Scoop

The Simpsons' Is About To Break Another Record When It Airs This Weekend

"The Simpsons" and it's pithy observations of American culture have been a mainstay on screens across the nation for over twenty years.

By Evan Brechtel
2 months ago
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The Scoop

More And More Young People Can't Tell Time Using Traditional Clocks, Study Reveals

 The times, they are a-changin'. 

By Evan Brechtel
2 months ago
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The Scoop

Twitter Is Photoshopping The Wings Off Of Birds For Some Reason, But We Can't Look Away

Despite our own accomplishments, we still stop to watch a particularly majestic fowl take flight.

By Evan Brechtel
2 months ago
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Beloved Family Dog Is Diagnosed With Cancer—But It Turns Out To Be Something Quite Different

When our pets are in pain, we feel it, too.

By Evan Brechtel
2 months ago
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Ed Sheeran's Bodyguard Has An Instagram That Is Borderline Brilliant

 Internationally acclaimed musician Ed Sheeran is known far and wide as a hit machine, but his bodyguard is beginning to catch up.

By Evan Brechtel
2 months ago
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The Scoop

Some Parents Still Do Their Adult Children's Taxes, And Twitter Is Relating Hard

 Though spring may seem delayed, tax season waits for no one. 

By Evan Brechtel
2 months ago
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When Newly-Hatched Baby Owls Casually Peer In After Hatching On Your Windowsill ❤️

 Mother Nature just bestowed a gift upon this office that is certain to keep the boredom away and employee morale sky high. 

By Evan Brechtel
2 months ago
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LOL

Live TV Fail Proves That Even BBC Journalists Can Fall For April Fool's Day Pranks

Is anyone immune to fake news?

By Evan Brechtel
3 months ago
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When An 11-Foot Alligator Is Set On Relaxing In Your Swimming Pool 😳

One homeowner in Sarasota County, Florida was horrified to see they weren't the only ones enjoying their swimming pool. 

By Evan Brechtel
3 months ago
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The Scoop

Unsettling Video Shows Sacremento Sheriff's Vehicle Slamming Into Activist At Stephon Clark Protest

At a Sacramento vigil for Stephon Clark, a Sacramento sheriff's vehicle struck an attendee.

By Evan Brechtel
3 months ago
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Jaden Smith Just Responded To The People Who Say He Shouldn't Wear A Dress

Jaden Smith doesn't care about your gender norms.

By Evan Brechtel
3 months ago
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LOL

There's A Wild Conspiracy Theory That Lea Michele Is Illiterate—And She Just Responded

'Glee' and 'Scream Queens' star Lea Michele can indisputably act, sing, and dance, but can she read?  

By Evan Brechtel
3 months ago
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The Scoop

Mark Hamill Reveals That He 'Can't Watch' His Final Scene With Carrie Fisher In 'The Last Jedi'

While "Star Wars: The Last Jedi" was eagerly anticipated worldwide, the cinematic event was bittersweet for nearly everyone. 

By Evan Brechtel
3 months ago
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Wes Anderson's 'Isle Of Dogs' Has A Hidden Message In Its Title—And Twitter Is Just Realizing It

The internet's latest "ah-ha!" moment revolves around Wes Anderson's new film, "Isle of Dogs." 

By Evan Brechtel
3 months ago
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The Scoop

J.K. Rowling Just Gave A Powerful Response To A 'Harry Potter' Fan With Depression

J.K. Rowling is just as adept at writing 280 character tweets as she is writing 800 page epics, as her Twitter benevolence repeatedly goes to show.

By Evan Brechtel
3 months ago
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The Scoop

'Black Panther' Is Now The Most Tweeted-About Movie Ever

Black Panther began breaking records even before its release, and now it can add another trophy to its mantel.

By Evan Brechtel
3 months ago
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The Scoop

Andy Cohen Once Yawned In Charlize Theron's Face During A Pitch Meeting

 Charlize Theron or no Charlize Theron: sometimes, you just gotta yawn. 

By Evan Brechtel
3 months ago
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LOL

This Dog Snoring So Loud That He Jolts Himself Awake Is Far Too Relatable

Moose is a light (and fluffy) sleeper.

By Evan Brechtel
3 months ago
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Covfefe

Trump's Twitter Tirade On Sunday Went After Comey, McCabe, And The Mueller Probe

Who knew so much pettiness could fit in 280 characters?

By Evan Brechtel
3 months ago
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The Scoop

Columbine Students Walking Out In Solidarity With Parkland Carries An Extra Weight

How many generations will have to memorialize this?

By Evan Brechtel
3 months ago
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LOL

Jimmy Kimmel Asked NYC And LA Kids Who Was Smarter—And Their Reasons Are Priceless

The two coasts couldn't be further apart.

By Evan Brechtel
3 months ago
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Shady Dad Pranks His Teen Daughter With Fake Rejection Letter Because She Cheats At Mario Kart

Family comes first...unless it's Rainbow Road.

By Evan Brechtel
3 months ago
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Group Led By Blink 182's Former Guitarist Just Released Declassified Video Of Fast-Moving UFO

Tom Delonge wants to tell you all about UFO's.

By Evan Brechtel
3 months ago
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The Scoop

Former Russian Spy And His Daughter Were Poisoned By Nerve Agent, UK Police Now Say

The incident is being investigated as an attempted murder.

By Evan Brechtel
4 months ago
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LOL

An Old British Kids Show Has Twitter In Tears Over Its Unfortunate Title

This tea is piping hot.

By Evan Brechtel
4 months ago
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Covfefe

Trump's Lawyer Reportedly Wasn't Reimbursed After Paying Off Stormy Daniels

Trump's lawyer joins the voices of waiters, bartenders, cabinet builders and more.

By Evan Brechtel
4 months ago
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The Scoop

Florida Teen Boy Mistakenly Diagnosed With The Flu Finds Out That It's Actually Stage 4 Cancer

What was initially diagnosed as the flu is something much graver.

By Evan Brechtel
4 months ago
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The Scoop

Reports Of Demonic Possession Are On The Rise—So The Vatican Is Training More Exorcists

Beware of Tarot cards and fortune tellers, according to the Vatican.

By Evan Brechtel
4 months ago
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Covfefe

Military Veterans Speak Out About Trump's Plan To Arm Teachers: 'It Increases The Chance Of Kids Dying'

“The bottom line is that it's a tactical disaster.” 

By Evan Brechtel
4 months ago
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The Scoop

The FBI Is Now Looking Into The NRA's Potential Ties To Russian Election Meddling

The NRA donated $30 million to Trump's presidential campaign. Now Mueller is following the money.

By Evan Brechtel
4 months ago
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The Scoop

Jennifer Lawrence Speaks Out About 'Red Sparrow' Dress That Sparked 'Ridiculous' Controversy

J-Law isn't listening to what you think she should wear.

By Evan Brechtel
4 months ago
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Covfefe

The White House Is Now Saying Trump Is Open To Passing Gun Background Check Legislation

The outcry is becoming too much for Trump to ignore.

By Evan Brechtel
4 months ago
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LOL

Leslie Jones, Tara Lipinski, And Johnny Weir Show Off Their Beyoncé Moves At The Olympics

Two figure skaters and a legendary comedienne walk into a bar...

By Evan Brechtel
4 months ago
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The Scoop

Woman's Twitter Rant About Growing Up With Tragedy Strikes A Powerful Chord

With Americans still reeling from the latest mass shooting, Heather Booth had something to say.

By Evan Brechtel
4 months ago
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The Scoop

Elizabeth Warren Is Over Trump's 'Pocahontas' Slur, Recounts Story of the Real Pocahontas

"In reality, the fable is used to bleach away the stain of genocide."

By Evan Brechtel
4 months ago
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People Can't Get Enough Of These NSFW Statues in PyeongChang

Yeah you got medals, but do you got memes?

By Evan Brechtel
4 months ago
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A Chicago News Station Had An Embarrassing Graphics Flub In A Story About PyeongChang

 This news station has some explaining to do.

By Evan Brechtel
4 months ago
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Clever Dad Has An Impressive Life Hack For Cutting His Dog's Nails

Clipping your dog's nails is always ruff. This dad may have just found a way around it.

By Evan Brechtel
4 months ago
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Covfefe

Trump Tries To Slam Democrats Over DACA—But His Argument Has A Glaring Error

Maybe he should've written this down.

By Evan Brechtel
4 months ago
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LOL

The New York Rangers Have A Jersey For Their Backup Goalie That Sums Things Up Nicely

Ondrej Pavelec stepped out. Henrik Lundqvist stepped in. This jersey stepped up for us all.

By Evan Brechtel
4 months ago
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Mother And Daughter Surprise Each Other With The Same Valentine's Day Gift In Viral Video

Great minds think alike, but this is un-canine!

By Evan Brechtel
5 months ago