Versha Sharma

Versha Sharma is a reporter at Vocativ covering beats from US politics to gay rights in Russia. Previously she wrote about the 2012 presidential election for MSNBC's Lean Forward and was an associate publisher at Talking Points Memo.
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GUNS
The Bundy Ranch Standoff Was Scripted
Nevada rancher Cliven Bundy made headlines in April when he stood up to what he claimed was an oppressive federal government. Bundy, a 60-something rancher,
Posted: 07/14/14 16:17 EST
FUN
The Top 5 New Harry Potter Fanfic Subplots
It has been seven years since Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows—the seventh and final HP book—was published, but author and general goddess J.K. Rowling
Posted: 07/09/14 14:13 EST
UKRAINE
Mike Tyson Weighs In On Ukraine
Vladimir Putin may have Steven Seagal on his side, but the good people of Ukraine now have Mike "Face Tattoo" Tyson. The retired boxer was
Posted: 07/08/14 14:05 EST
UKRAINE
The Great Wall of Ukraine?
The Great Wall of China. The Berlin Wall. The Green Line wall between Israel and the West Bank. Could a 1,200-mile-long wall of steel between Ukraine and
Posted: 06/17/14 09:07 EST
IRAQ
Terrorists Seize U.S. Weapons in Iraq
Foreign policy observers are calling it Iraq War III: Radical Sunni insurgents fighting under the umbrella of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria (ISIS)
Posted: 06/16/14 09:23 EST
MEDIA

My Breast Twerking Video Got 30 Million Views, and I'm Appalled

Sarah Natochenny
CELEBRITY

Yo! Science! Jaden Smith’s 1-Word Tweets, In All Their Confusing Glory

Molly Fitzpatrick
CHINA

The Rich Kids of China's Rulers Are Livin' Large in California

Kristie Hang
FUN

Mother Russia Kills Santa

Sarah Kaufman
INTERNET

New South Korean Internet Fad: Watching Other People Eat Online

Tierney Bonini
GERMANY

Nazis + Hipsters = "Nipsters": Hate Gets a Makeover

Joel Stonington
SOCIETY

Juggalos Claim Anti-Hipster Campaign Is an FBI Frame Job

Shane Dixon Kavanaugh
JUSTICE

Are Cops in Your City Wearing Body Cameras?

Abigail Tracy