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Dec. 19, 2013

This is the Most Sexist App On the Internet, and One in Four College Women Use It

This app is by women, for women, and really bad for women.
Dec. 19, 2013

15 Most Inspiring Feminist Beyonce Quotes

Just when you thought Queen Bey couldn't make you feel anymore empowered.
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Dec. 19, 2013

20 Ridiculous Ways the Government Wasted Your Money in 2013

From beachfront homes for millionaires to Nevada brothels and studies on duck penises, the federal government got really creative in 2013.
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Dec. 19, 2013

What Everyone is Getting Wrong About the 'Duck Dynasty' Controversy

Is it really all that productive to hate on Phil Robertson?
Dec. 19, 2013

12 Ways Science Fiction Became Fact in 2013

This is the future.
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Dec. 19, 2013

Sarah Palin Defends 'Duck Dynasty' Star, But What About Martin Bashir?

The former VP candidate says Phil Robertson's anti-gay remarks shouldn't be criticized. But shouldn't she apply the same standards to those who attack her?
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Dec. 19, 2013
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Dec. 19, 2013

This Soldier's Video To His Parents Will Leave You Awestruck

A soldier in Afghanistan made a POV video for his family back home and now it's a finalist for a short-film award.
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Dec. 19, 2013

What This Guy Said Went Viral. Here's Why.

It turns out the star of Duck Dynasty is a bit of a bigot. Shocker.
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Dec. 19, 2013

State #17 Has Just Allowed Gay Marriage

Gay rights are on the march.
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Dec. 19, 2013

Terrorism 101: An Inside Look At How A Harvard Student Faked a Bomb Threat

He almost got away with it. Key word: ALMOST.
Dec. 19, 2013

This Unlikely Actor is Marvel's Newest Hollywood Superhero

And he's the perfect choice.
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Dec. 19, 2013
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Dec. 19, 2013

Brian Boitano Gay: Queue the South Park Ballad!

By standing up to Vladimir Putin's homophobic laws and announcing his homosexuality, Brian Boitano just became a real hero.
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Dec. 19, 2013

America's War on Drugs is Wrecking the Justice System in Places Like Bolivia

When rapists and murderers get lighter sentences than drug traffickers, something is seriously wrong.
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Dec. 19, 2013
Dec. 19, 2013

What 17 Million People Are Doing to Get the Perfect Facebook Pic

Perfection is only internet-deep.
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Dec. 19, 2013

This Poll Shows Just How Far America Has Come on Marijuana Legalization

Americans favor the legalization of pot like never before.
Dec. 19, 2013

It's Official, Beyoncé Won 2013

She shouldn't be Mrs. Carter; he should be Mr. Knowles.
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Dec. 19, 2013

Netflix Mitt Romney Documentary Shows Never-Before Seen Human Side

Political experts and scientists alike are being forced to reevaluate their classification of the elusive Mitt in the wake of a new documentary.
Dec. 19, 2013

'Christmas in Harlem' Should Be On Everyone's Holiday Playlist

Celebrate the birth of Yeezus with Kanye's amazing 'Christmas In Harlem.'
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Dec. 19, 2013

Forget the Approval Numbers — Here's Why Obama is Guaranteed a Great Legacy

President Obama has bad poll numbers at the end of a tough 2013. To history, though, they'll mean little after this PR dream of a president has a few decades to influence how we remember him.
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Dec. 19, 2013

New Poll Shows Americans Are Losing Faith in Religion

Sarah Palin totally called it.
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Dec. 19, 2013

Meet Vitali Klitschko, the Heavyweight Champion Who Could Be Ukraine's Next President

He may be stepping out of the ring, but he's not pulling his punches.
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Dec. 19, 2013

This is Pajama Boy. Why is Everyone On Social Media Talking About Him?

This Obamacare ad went viral because of the haters.
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Dec. 19, 2013

How the NSA just lost America BILLIONS

Tensions between the U.S. and other nations are hitting private companies where it hurts: their wallets.
Dec. 19, 2013

'The Grand Budapest Hotel' Has a Celeb-Filled New Trailer

The new Wes Anderson film's marketing approach: pummel you with stardom until you fork over cash.
Dec. 19, 2013

The 'Between Two Ferns' Christmas Special is Hilariously Awkward

Zach Galifinakis, Samuel L. Jackson, and Tobey Maguire join forces in an awesomely uncomfortable holiday episode.
Dec. 19, 2013

What is the "Internet Of Things?"

And why is everyone talking about it?
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Dec. 19, 2013

There Was a Credit Card Heist At Target Over Black Friday

Was your card one of them?
Dec. 19, 2013

How to Make a Movie in Your 20s Without Going Broke

Take it from these award-winning millennial filmmakers.
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Dec. 19, 2013

Most Americans Now Think We Made the Wrong Decision After 9/11

A new poll shows a sea change in how Americans view the war in Afghanistan.
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Dec. 19, 2013

What Santa Claus Can Teach Conservatives About Welfare Benefits

The toys-or-coal deal offered by St. Nick shows we all intuitively understand a left-wing model of economic incentives.
Dec. 19, 2013

The Importance Of 'Anchorman' to the Bro-Comedy Genre

Milk was a bad choice.
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Dec. 19, 2013

How Santa Claus Helped Pass the Budget Deal

'Twas the week before Christmas when all through the House, not a creature was stirring, not even a mouse. A budget passed with little fanfare. What could've made Congress grow a pair?