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Aug. 19, 2012

50 Shades of Grey Movie Cast: Henry Cavill and Ryan Gosling Duel Over Christian Grey Role

Team Henry or Team Ryan? The gloves are off in the fight for the most coveted role in the upcoming ‘Fifty Shades of Grey’ the movie.
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Aug. 19, 2012

Syria Civil War: Maybe the Bad Guys Are the Syrian Rebels, and Assad is the Key to Democracy

Syria will cause us to re-evaluate Western foreign policy towards the Mideast fundamentally.
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Aug. 19, 2012

Hillary Clinton Was a Republican and Ronald Reagan a Democrat: Top 10 Political Defections in US History

There have been many politicians who have "jumped ship" as many say for one reason or another, but no one has ever ranked them in terms of the magnitude of their switch.
Aug. 19, 2012

Government Inability to Eliminate Racism is Why We Need the One Human Race Act

One of our greatest shames in America has been our desperate need to collect and utilize racial data. It's time to leave race behind and move on.
Aug. 19, 2012

Tom Daley Gay Rumors: F*ck Yeah Tumblr Meme Puts Diver Next to Ryan Gosling and Paul Ryan

If you can’t get enough of English Olympic diver Tom Daley (and we know you can’t) here’s “F*ck Yeah Tom Daley,” the Ryan Gosling-inspired Tumblr meme that's heating up the internet.
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Aug. 19, 2012

Ridiculously Photogenic Syrian Soldier: He Needs Your Help to Save Syria From Civil War

Coiffed hairline, a steel gaze, and an rocket launcher on his shoulder: This is the sort of viral sensation Syria needs.
Aug. 19, 2012

Ads Are Polluting Our World: How Advertising Trashes Our Planet and Our Brains

How much energy is wasted on powering an electronic billboard reminding us to eat unhealthy fast food? We have some cleaning to do.
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Aug. 19, 2012

Julian Assange Wikileaks Embassy Standoff: 5 Myths That Have Helped Make Assange a Hero

The founder of WikiLeaks is currently holed up in the Ecuadorian Embassy in London, and claims to be a persecuted dissident. The reality of the situation is very different.
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Aug. 19, 2012

Megadeath Rocker Dave Mustaine Says Obama, Not James Holmes, Staged Aurora Shooting

You read that headline correctly. A new conspiracy theory accuses Obama of being the mastermind behind recent shootings, so that he can pass new laws enforcing gun control.
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Aug. 19, 2012

What John Terry, Arsenal, and the English Premier League Can Teach Us About American Politics

The English Premier League, the world's best football (soccer) league, can teach us a few things about racism, bailouts and competition.
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Aug. 19, 2012

Linda McMahon Connecticut Senate Run Will Be Helped by Her WWE Experience

World Wrestling Entertainment and politics are more similar than what you think.
Aug. 19, 2012

Summer Reading List 2012: 10 Timeless Books to Pick Up or Download Before Summer is Over

The following timeless books will open your mind.
Aug. 19, 2012

Kayla Harrison, Manteo Mitchell, Oscar Pistorious, and Other London 2012 Unsung Heroes

Though Alex Morgan, Gabby Douglas, Serena Williams and Michael Phelps dominated the Games, and the headlines, these other eight athletes' accomplishments were just as amazing.