The 14 Most Insane Things Happening Right Now (8/2)

Look, we get it. Those Gilmore Girls aren't going to binge-watch themselves. Besides, even people who aren't spending every waking moment in Stars Hollow can't be expected to keep up with every headline while maintaining their sanity, so we have taken it upon ourselves to quickly summarize the most important and/or ridiculous news stories from the last week (or so).

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Source: The Huffington Post

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Source: ABC News

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Source: The Guardian

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Source: The Houston Chronicle

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Source: UPI

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Source: E! Online, The Guardian, Facebook

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Source: ABC News, The San Diego Union-Tribune

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Source: AP, CNN, AOL

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Source: Rolling Stone

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Source: NBC News, Independent, BBC News

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Source: The Guardian

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Source: CNN

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Source: ABC News

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Source: The Philadelphia Tribune, The Guardian

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