Aaron Gell

Aaron Gell is the features editor for Task & Purpose. He has written for the New Yorker, the New York Times and numerous other publications.

Recent articles from Aaron Gell

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News
Is There A Mole In Trump’s West Wing?
Real or fake, the @RoguePOTUSStaff Twitter account has won a significant audience for its supposed look inside 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue.
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Russian Kids Can Grow Up Reading This Military Children’s Book
The company that makes Russia’s main battle tank has published a book called “The Adventures of the Little Tank.”
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Entertainment
‘Apocalypse Now’ Is Becoming A Videogame
The classic film Apocalypse Now is getting the videogame treatment — whether we like it or not.
FILE - In this Feb. 22, 2014, file photo, Ronda Rousey looks around after defeating Sara McMann in a UFC 170 mixed martial arts women's bantamweight title bout in Las Vegas. Rousey says her bantamweight title shot against Amanda Nunes at UFC 207 will be one of her final mixed martial arts bouts. Rousey spoke about her fight Tuesday, Nov. 1, 2016, during an appearance on Ellen DeGeneres talk show.
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The Standing Rock Sioux Have A New Fighter In Their Corner — Ronda Rousey
Former UFC champion Ronda Rousey has joined protesters in Standing Rock, South Dakota, to fight against the Dakota Access Pipeline.
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Community
Meet The Marine Veteran Whose Heartfelt Plea To Flag-Burners Just Went Viral
Confronted with images of flag-burning protesters, a former combat engineer speaks from the heart, and the internet responds.
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Entertainment
Metallica’s Frontman Narrates A Documentary About Porn Addiction
The lead singer of Metallica is now the voice of a new anti-porn documentary.
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How To Get A Special-Edition Commemorative Donald Trump Coin
A Russian metal working company has minted 45 special-edition coins to commemorate President-elect Donald Trump’s inauguration.
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Gear & Tech
Now’s Your Chance To Command Your Own Private Air Force
The company is selling 20 aircraft, plus spare parts, for just $200,000.
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Support
Wingsuited Madman Risks His Life for Veterans Charity
One of the most experienced wingsuiters in the world is making a big jump to raise money for veterans.
U.S. Congressman Steve Russell of Oklahoma joins Soldiers assigned to Multinational Battle Group-East, Dec. 18, at Camp Bondsteel, Kosovo.
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This Army Ranger-Turned-Congressman Just Ripped Dems For Mattis Objections
Rep. Steve Russell of Oklahoma is an Army Ranger veteran. He had some pretty strong accusations for Democrats opposing retired Marine Gen. James Mattis.