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Things We Saw Today: Moving First Official Trailer for Nate Parker’s The Birth of a Nation

We’ve been hearing about this film since the Sundance Film Festival earlier this year. Now, check out the first official trailer for Nate Parker’s The Birth of a Nation, which is set to the beautiful, inspiring sound of Andra Day’s “Rise Up.” It looks pretty amazing. The film will be released by Fox Searchlight on October 7th. (via The Hollywood Reporter)

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Jezebel’s Rachel Vorona Cote was hilarious in response to this updated Judy Blume cover for the classic Are You There God? It’s Me, Margaret saying, “God is probably typing “new phone who dis.””

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