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Call-Out Blotter: Debbie Ryan, Mark Duplass, James Gunn, and More - 23 Jul 2018
Mark Duplass (41, he/him) was convicted of speaking well of rumored Jewish Nazi Ben Shapiro on Twitter. After deleting this tweet and disavowing Shapiro, Duplass will be allowed to remain on Twitter under the condition that he only tweet about small ...
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'Wild Wild Country' Team Teases Film Adaptation

Variety - 06 Aug 2018
Mark Duplass, who co-produced the doc with his brother Jay Duplass, offered some casting suggestions. “Keegan-Michael Key as Bhagwan,” he said. “He's actually a very serious person and a great dramatic actor when given the chance.” As for Sheela ...
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Who's Sorry This Week? Elon Musk, CVS and other public apologies

Mic - 20 Jul 2018
Thursday morning, Mark Duplass — actor, director, producer, etc. — suggested that his Twitter followers check out Ben Shapiro, founder of conservative news site the Daily Wire, who is blatantly transphobic. “Fellow liberals: If you are interested at ...
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Never Apologise for Tweets

VICE - 24 Jul 2018
The latest inane Twitter drama unfolded when the actor and director Mark Duplass wrote a tweet that has since been deleted, urging his "fellow liberals" to follow conservative firebrand Ben Shapiro. "I don't agree with him on much but he's a genuine ...
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Run-Amok-PC Sends Open Discourse Underground

RealClearPolitics - 08 Aug 2018
A dispiriting contretemps involving Ben Shapiro and Mark Duplass last month is a case in point. When liberal actor and film producer Duplass committed the heresy of expressing his respect for conservative commentator Shapiro “as a genuine person” on ...
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Mrunal Thakur is excited to make her film debut in 'Love Sonia'

Times of India - 18 Aug 2018
She's a known name in the television circuit but now Mrunal Thakur is geared up for her film debut, which is touted to be among the big releases of the year. 'Love Sonia', which is based on the grim subject of human trafficking also features Manoj ...
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Liberals Get A Dose Of Their Own Medicine

Townhall - 22 Jul 2018
An actor named Mark Duplass (don't feel bad if you've never heard of him, most people haven't) tweeted something fairly innocuous. “Fellow liberals,” he wrote, “If you are interested at all in 'crossing the aisle' you should consider following @BenShapiro.
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How Hollywood Vetting Works—0r Doesn't—in the Age of Twitter

The Ringer (blog) - 25 Jul 2018
After actor-director-producer Mark Duplass tweeted praise for right-wing pundit Ben Shapiro, Gunn came to his defense and became entangled with a handful of alt-right personalities. Not long after this dispute, The Daily Caller published a handful of ...
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We're all bound and gagged by a new boss — social media mobs

Los Angeles Times - 29 Jul 2018
That other entertainment figure was actor and filmmaker Mark Duplass, who, with his brother and producing partner, Jay Duplass, is pretty much the ne plus ultra of Hollywood's sensitive, indie elite. Unlike Gunn, Duplass wasn't taken down by an enemy.
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Some Online 'Mobs' Are Vicious. Others Are Perfectly Rational.

New York Times - 07 Aug 2018
When the actor and director Mark Duplass recommended that his fellow liberals might get something out of following the conservative pundit Ben Shapiro on Twitter, the crowd rebuffed his suggestion so strongly that he was forced to issue a formal apology.

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