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Culture

Roald Dahl Originally Envisioned ‘Charlie’ as a Black Character

Here's something you never knew about Roald Dahl's Charlie and the Chocolate Factory! This tidbit and more in today's Daily Blunt.

News

NPR Tweets Declaration of Independence, Outrage Ensues

So here's a twist: Our nation's ignorant find fault with the Declaration of Independence. This and more in today's Daily Blunt.

Writing

Writers Are Self-Loathing: 50 Writers on Writers, in Fiction

Author Ben Blatt attests that writers are self-loathing, and has the data to prove it. Here are 50 writers on writers, from Stephen King to Edith Wharton.

News

Mighty Mouse: Disney Nixes Malaysian ‘Beauty and the Beast’ Screenings

We're taking today's Daily Blunt from the canceled 'Beauty and the Beast' screenings in Malaysia all the way to SNL's 'Complicit.'

Books

5 Scandalous Biographies of Your Favorite Children’s Authors

Margaret Wise Brown, author of Goodnight Moon, collected pelts. Read these biographies to unearth the dirtiest secrets of your favorite children's authors.

News

Haruki Murakami Urges Nations to Explore Their Dark Side

Haruki Murakami on exclusion, Roald Dahl on fashion (literally), and more in today's roundup. Gather around for your Daily Blunt, kids!