Long Reads Of The Week – 16 August

5 great reads you may have missed from around the web

1 | Still making your mind up about the Labour leader contest? This week, the Guardian finished its useful profiles of Jeremy Corbyn, Andy Burnham, Liz Kendall and Yvette Cooper

2 | Chris Farley, the cult US comedian who died from a drug overdose aged just 33 in 1997, is the subject of a new film. Here, the New Yorker's Ian Crouch looks back on his life and legacy.

3 | Vanity Fair's Nancy Jo Sales caused a stir this week with an article called 'Tinder and the Dawn of the “Dating Apocalypse”'. Tinder themselves felt it was very unfair. You can make your own mind up.

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4 | After a summer that more or less confirmed her status as the greatest female tennis player of all time, New York Magazine's Kerry Howley has this fascinating profile of Serena Williams.

5 | Finally, in one of the most harrowing and enraging article you're ever likely to read, New York Times' Rukmini Callimachi looks at sex slavery in the Islamic State and how ISIS has 'enshrined a theology of rape'.

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Watch Katy Perry Get Naked To Encourage Americans To Vote
A true patriot
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John Lydon On Trump, Punk And 'Selling Out'
The former Sex Pistol talks Trump, rising early and why modern men are all 'naggy housewives'
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Amy Schumer Is The First Woman To Make Forbes Highest Paid Comedian List
Well played, Amy
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Sadiq Khan Just Trolled Jeremy Corbyn By Saying 'Power' 38 Times In One Speech
He seems to be trying to make some sort of a point, here
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The 10 Best Quotes From The Clinton Vs Trump Presidential Debate
"A man who can be provoked by a tweet should not have his fingers anywhere near the nuclear codes"​
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Why Francesco Totti Is The Last King Of Football's Golden Age
​​As the Roma legend turns 40, Finlay Renwick reflects on the the legacy of the ultimate one club footballer​​
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Brad Pitt's Love Life: A Timeline
Who else had forgotten about Juliette Lewis?
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Are Oasis About To Announce A Comeback?
Insert 'Don't Look Back In Anger' pun here​
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Lil' Wayne Officiated A Same-Sex Wedding While In Prison
​​As you do ​
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Sam Allardyce Embarrasses The FA And Himself After Being Caught In Newspaper Sting
Why, Sam? Why?​​