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Sept. 17, 2012

James Holmes Diaries: 7 Scary Quotes From the Aurora Colorado Theater Shooter

As James Eagan Holmes' lawyers ready to prepare an insanity defense on behalf of the Aurora, Colorado, gunman, here are 7 eerie quotes from his college applications.
Sept. 17, 2012

Revolution TV Show Trailer and Premiere: NBC and Iron Man Director Jon Favreau Bring the Next TV Mega Hit

Movie junkies who crave originality are now being swayed to watch TV. 'Revolution' (like 'Lost' and 'Once Upon a Time' before it) is the newest show to lure movie-fanatics.
Sept. 17, 2012

50 Shades of Grey Movie Cast: Justin Bieber and Ian Somerhalder to Play Christian Grey

"Fifty Shades of Grey" author EL James is expected to address these and other cast rumors in her first major TV interview with Katie Couric on CBS.
Sept. 17, 2012

50 Shades of Grey Movie Cast: Matt Bomer as Christian Grey Hinted by EL James on Katie Couric

"Fifty Shades of Grey" author EL James said on Katie Couric's show that she has three favorites to play Christian Grey. Meanwhile, the show's poll favors "White Collar's" Matt Bomer.
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Sept. 17, 2012

War With Iran: The Very Real Threat of WWIII Will Come Not From Iran, But From Benjamin Netanyahu and Israel

Benjamin Netanyahu used his trip to the US to demand that we set specific conditions (red lines) on Iran that would trigger military action if crossed. Was this out of line?
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Sept. 17, 2012

Senkaku Islands Dispute: Do Not Believe the Hype, China and Japan Are Not About to Go to War

Despite the muscle flexing, China and Japan won't be going to war anytime soon.
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Sept. 17, 2012

Senkaku Islands Dispute: Before a War With China and Japan Sparks, US Must Decide Where it Stands

With tensions coming to a head in the South China Sea, the U.S. needs to rethink its strategy.
Sept. 17, 2012

Carly Rae Jepsen, A$ap Rocky, and the Top Fall Album Releases 2012

Get out your pencil and ready your ears, because these are the albums you could be holing up with to wait out the winter.
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Sept. 17, 2012

Obama vs Romney Polls: ISideWith Predicts President Will Be Reelected in a Landslide

The results, based upon the ISideWith swing state results were staggering. Barack Obama would win with 347 electoral votes to Mitt Romney’s 191.
Sept. 17, 2012

Revolution TV Show: Watch the First Full Episode Directed by Jon Favreau

Jon Favreau ("Iron Man") has directed the first episode of NBC's "Revolution" which premieres tonight after "The Voice" and is available to watch for free right here, right now.
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Sept. 17, 2012

Macedonia Might Be a Small Country, But it Has the Biggest Napoleon Complex In Europe

One of the smallest countries in Europe holds some of the biggest complexes on the continent. Here's why.
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Sept. 17, 2012

QE3 Announcement: Fed Announces 40 Billion Dollars in Monthly MBS Purchases, ZIRP Through 2015

On Thursday, the Federal Reserve announced the beginning of a third round of monetary stimulus since the start of the financial crisis.
Sept. 17, 2012

Innocence of Muslims Predecessor: Wrestler Iron Sheik is a Reminder of Long Standing Animosity Toward the Middle East

Will Americans believe that Middle Eastern protestors hate the "Innocence of Muslims" film, but love Obama and the U.S.? There's a reason the Iron Sheik was the wrestler audiences loved to hate.
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Sept. 17, 2012

NDAA Terrorism Law: Obama and His Unchecked Power Grab

President Obama has an unprecedented level of executive authority that could threaten the civil liberties of the United States.
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Sept. 17, 2012

Happy Constitution Day: 11 Scary and Really Cool Things You Do Not Know About the Constitution

In honor of the 225th Anniversary of the signing of the Constitution, here are 11 things you didn't know about what is and isn't in our Constitution.
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Sept. 17, 2012

Obama vs Romney Polls: Obama Crushing GOP Rival in Michigan Battleground State

Obama leads 10 points ahead of Mitt Romney in the swing state of Michigan.
Sept. 17, 2012

Newsweek Muslim Rage Cover: Someone at Newsweek Needs to Get Fired For This

The “Muslims rage” exists only in the minds of those who want to label an entire people. Newsweek, shame on you.
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Sept. 17, 2012

The Failing Presidency of Barack Obama: Why Rhetoric Against Bush, Iran, and Affluent People Will Lose Him the Election

Obama is a great “Blame Game” player. The voters should recognize this and end his rule.
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Sept. 17, 2012

Obama vs Romney Polls: President Leads Romney by More Than 50 Percentage Points Among Latinas

Obama leads Romney among female Latin voters by a 71%-21% margin.
Sept. 17, 2012

Two Door Cinema Club: Beacon Review

The difficult second album, but is it as good as their first album, Tourist History?
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Sept. 17, 2012

Christopher Stevens Video: Libyan Ambassador Was Pulled From Rubble Alive

Footage shows Christopher Stevens being pulled out of besieged consulate alive.
Sept. 17, 2012

Facebook (FB) Stock Woes: How the Company Stacks Up to Apple, Google, and Microsoft

FB has the potential to be considered in the same light as other larger high tech companies, but it has a lot of work to do.
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Sept. 17, 2012

Citizens United Will Release a New Film: The Hope and The Change Documents the Failings of Obama

The Hope and the Change, a film critiquing Obama, is scheduled for release this week. The film is the latest high-quality political infomercial released this year.
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Sept. 17, 2012

Sexting on the Rise for Millennials: Why We Need to Get Beyond OMG and WTF in Research

A new study confirms that teens are still sexting —and we might have to deal with what this means about millennials' attitudes towards sex, sexuality, and technology.
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Sept. 17, 2012

Obama vs Romney Polls: The Reason Obama is Leading in the Polls is Not Because of His Vision or Policies

Only time will tell whether Obama’s increased lead after his party’s convention will hold in Michigan.
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Sept. 17, 2012

Obama vs Romney: US Debt Crisis is Fueled By Bad Politics, and Romney Would Only Make Things Worse

Moody's negative outlook barely made news by restating what is already well known: The #1 risk to the U.S. economy is our paralyzed politics. What is less known is that there is a clear culprit.
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Sept. 17, 2012

OWS S17 Anniversary: One Year Later, and Occupy Wall Street is Still a Failure

Occupy Wall Street celebrates one year of failure on September 17. Every year it will celebrate its failure unless a change in philosophy takes place.
Sept. 17, 2012

Black Mesa: Everything You Need To Know, But Probably Do Not

Black Mesa is an independently-made, freely available remake of Half-Life and is completely worthy of your attention.
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Sept. 17, 2012

As Global Warming Creates Climate Changes, Our Oceans Are in Danger

The oceans play an important role in absorbing atmospheric carbon dioxide; yet this could have repercussions for marine life and coastal ecosystem services in our growing, energy-hungry world.
Sept. 17, 2012

Joss Whedon is Preparing a New SHIELD and Marvel Comics TV Show: It Will Be Epic, Especially if They Include These Characters

Marvel takes over the small screen with new series, and it promises to be a huge hit.
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Sept. 17, 2012

Occupy Wall Street Anniversary: Why OWS Still Very Much Matters in Local Politics, One Year Later

The media coverage of Occupy Wall Street's one-year anniversary will focus on criticism and today's rallies. But what's really important is what they've done and what they will do in the future.
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Sept. 17, 2012

Dance4Peace: How Teaching Kids to Dance Can Reduce Bullying in Schools

A new educational dance program could reduce the epidemic of bullying.
Sept. 17, 2012

The Vendy Awards 2012: Why Good Food is Not Always Found on Park Avenue

My notes on the 8th annual Vendy Awards and the democratic opportunities of a foodie culture.
Sept. 17, 2012

Boardwalk Empire Season 3 Premiere Review: Nucky Thompson Starts Life Without Jimmy Darmody

The series gets even darker, and I'm not sure I'm cool with it.
Sept. 17, 2012

Fall Album Releases 2012: Brother Ali Scores Big Win With Mourning in America and Dreaming in Color

If you’re going to listen to one album this Tuesday, it has to be "Mourning in America and Dreaming in Color" by Brother Ali, a hip-hop artist that is not afraid to speak his mind.