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Dec. 31, 2013

This is What Happens to Your Body When You're In Love ... And Angry ... And Sad.

That "butterflies in your stomach" feeling, mapped.
Dec. 31, 2013

7 Reasons Keira Knightley is a Badass Feminist

After you read these awesome quotes, you'll agree.
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Dec. 31, 2013

The Most Photographed Places In the World, Mapped

Can you guess the top five?
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Dec. 31, 2013

It's Not Easy Being Asian-American

Being bicultural is a curse as well as a blessing.
Dec. 31, 2013

10 New Ways to Read in 2014 That Will Change the Way You Think About Books

These reading resolutions will make 2014 your most literary year yet.
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Dec. 31, 2013

Watch the Giant Rubber Duck Pop and Deflate

The death of one of 2013's coolest art projects.
Dec. 31, 2013

Netflix is Purging Tons Of Movies On January 1

And their CEO just got a 50% pay hike.
Dec. 31, 2013

Two College Kids Have Invented a New Cardboard Box. An AMAZING Cardboard Box.

This box saves 15% on cardboard, requires no tape, and unfolds so easily that the recipient only needs to push in a flap to unpack it. But does it work?
Dec. 31, 2013

8 Forgotten WTF Moments From 2013

All around, an insane year.
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Dec. 31, 2013

What the Media Doesn't Get About the Protests in Ukraine

Here's the context that's been missing from the Western media's narrative.
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Dec. 31, 2013

In 2014, Young People Will Be One Year Closer to Never Being Able to Retire

Retirement was a nice idea while it lasted.
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Dec. 31, 2013

12 Perfectly Good Reasons You Should Skip New Year's Eve in Times Square

Including the $99 entry fee to get into a TGI Friday's.
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Dec. 31, 2013

Here's What One Man Learned About Masculinity

There's a spectrum between the Marlboro Man and the Sensitive Artist.
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Dec. 31, 2013

13 American Politicians Who Screwed Up Bigtime in 2013

The year can't be over fast enough for these unfortunate 13.
Dec. 31, 2013

The 13 Biggest Box Office Bombs of 2013

Can you guess what ended up being the biggest box office flop of the year?
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Dec. 31, 2013

The Biology of Booze: How to Outsmart Your Hangover

No one wants to ring in the new year hugging a toilet.
Dec. 31, 2013

This DJ Has Packed the Greatest Songs Of 2013 Into One Mashup

It's the perfect soundtrack for your New Year's Eve party.
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Dec. 31, 2013

George Clooney's Incredible Activism, in One Timeline

The Hollywood heartthrob may be best known for his good looks and acting talent, but Clooney's also been known to get political too.
Dec. 31, 2013

If You Live In America, You Pay More For Worse Internet

The U.S. is exceptional at having really pathetic internets speeds.
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Dec. 31, 2013

Why There's Suddenly a Wall Surrounding This Historic London Church

At St. James' Church, it's just for a few days. But in Bethlehem, the 'Separation Barrier' is part of everyday life.
Dec. 31, 2013

7 Best Performances to Watch on New Year's Eve

Going out on New Year's Eve is overrated. Stay warm inside with these performances on TV.
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Dec. 31, 2013

Elizabeth Warren vs. Hillary Clinton: Who's the Better Liberal?

Elizabeth Warren said she won't run for president in 2016, which was a huge positive for Hillary. But is it a positive for liberals, too?
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Dec. 31, 2013

How Citi Bikes Will Power the New Year's Ball Drop in Times Square

An innovative energy plan will help ring in the New Year in Times Square.
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Dec. 31, 2013
Dec. 31, 2013

Six-Year-Old Trying To Save NASA Funding Gets Awesome Surprise

Connor Johnson started a petition to prevent budget cuts from hitting NASA, but he wasn't expecting what happened next.
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Dec. 31, 2013

Listen To Kanye and 6 Other Resolutions Obama Needs To Regain His Mojo

If President Obama wants to regain liberals' trust and confidence, he'll need to nail these seven resolutions in 2014.
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Dec. 31, 2013

5 Reasons This Woman is the Perfect Pick to Count Us Down to the New Year

She'll be the first Supreme Court justice to lead the countdown in Times Square. Here are five reasons why she is the right choice to do so.
Dec. 31, 2013

The Man Who Pioneered World Music Just Died

And you've probably never heard of him.