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April 13, 2013

Psy 'Gentleman' Lyrics Translation: Full English Translation For Psy's New Hit

After reading this, you won't have to wonder what Psy is saying. NOW YOU'LL KNOW.
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April 13, 2013

War With North Korea: Here's How It Would Really Play Out

Despite North Korea's belligerence and South Korea's rigid stance, war remains a distant possibility. Here's what might happen in the event of armed conflict.
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April 13, 2013

Gun Control Debate 2013: Why Do Americans Love Guns So Much?

Gun owners should not have to prove anything about public safety to justify owning their guns in the first place. Gun ownership speaks for itself.
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April 13, 2013

10 Essential Things to Do Before You Turn 25

A quarter century is a long time to be around and not do the stuff on this list. So get busy.
April 13, 2013

'Evil Dead' Movie Review: Why It's Almost a Feminist Film

"Evil Dead" is not as offensive as a film with a scene of tree rape probably should be.
April 13, 2013

Northern Lights 2013: Where to Watch Saturday Night

A solar flare means that the famous Northern Lights may be visible throughout much of the Northern United States and Canada tonight.
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April 13, 2013

Marijuana Legalization 2013: Respect State Marijuana Laws Act Would Ban Federal Crackdowns

A bipartisan bill introduced in Congress would modify federal legislation to protect state marijuana laws. But will it pass?
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April 13, 2013

Israeli Troops Arrest 14-Year-Old U.S. Citizen Without Warrant, Beat Him, Deny Lawyer

Israeli soldiers have arrested a 14-year-old Palestinian-American with U.S. citizenship without a warrant, beat him up, and denied him a lawyer. Americans probably still won't care.
April 13, 2013

'Oblivion' Review: New Tom Cruise Vehicle is a Painfully Boring Disappointment

Science fiction is supposed to challenge modern society with questions of its future. So why does 'Oblivion' stick us with Tom Cruise?
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April 13, 2013

Venezuela Election 2013: Day Before Election Capriles, Opposition Close Gap with Maduro

Venezuela's election to replace Hugo Chavez may be a closer race than expected, with Henrique Capriles gaining steam in final hours against Nicolas Maduro.
April 13, 2013

Face the King: Rock Band Starts Anti-Bullying Campaign

New York band Face the King is teaming with Hate the Hate to end bullying and show harassment victims that they can overcome put-downs through the power of music.
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April 13, 2013

Immigration Reform 2013: What's the Next Issue Congress Will Tackle?

The Gang of Eight is preparing to release the draft legislation resulting from their months of bipartisan discussion on immigration reform. Deficit reduction could be the next target.
April 13, 2013

Segregated Prom: Georgia Gov. Nathan Deal Refuses to Comment Because Liberals

Georgia Governor Nathan Deal refuses to comment on efforts to end segregated proms at a Georgia county high school because it was a liberal group who asked.
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April 13, 2013

After Seeing This Video, You'll Never Be Able to See Any Diet Commercial the Same Way Again

I dare you to take any diet commercial seriously after looking at this video.
April 13, 2013

Does Feminism Mean We All Have to Fight For Exactly the Same Things?

When someone tells you that you aren't "feminist" enough to be a "feminist" it's a little disheartening.
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April 13, 2013

Think You Can Outrun the Cops? Try Beating Dubai's New Lamborghini Aventador

In its latest display of opulence, Dubai is outfitting its police officers with a new tool: a high-speed Lamborghini Aventador. But the party might end soon, thanks to dwindling oil production.
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April 13, 2013

Watch This 8-Year-Old Girl Shame GOP Legislator For "Starve the Children" Bill

Not many 8-year-olds can say they affected state politics. But that is exactly what Aamira Fetuga did this week.
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April 13, 2013

Immigration Reform 2013: Red Equality Sign Flips Vertically For Immigration

"In Solidarity With 11 Million," is taking a page from gay marriage supporters to promote a path to citizenship for the 11 million undocumented immigrants who live in the U.S.
April 13, 2013

World War Z Release Date: Why You Love Zombie Movies (and Books ... and Video Games)

Rooted in Haitian voodoo, zombies are one of the most popular monsters in horror because they are relentless, epidemic, and applicable to current events.
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April 13, 2013

Police Chief Eats Entire Cake ... Turns Out It Was Laced With Pot

A police chief had one of the strangest run-ins with marijuana in the world — something he hopes to never experience again.
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April 13, 2013

Venezuela Presidential Election 2013: 5 Facts About Henrique Capriles

Henrique Capriles Radosnki, a popular governor from the opposition who wants to open the economy and end crime, is seeking to end 14 years of Chavismo in Venezuela.
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April 13, 2013

Venezuela Presidential Election 2013: 5 Facts About Nicolas Maduro

Interim President of Venezuela, Nicolas Maduro, Hugo Chavez's successor, is a former bus driver who ascended the ranks of the Bolivarian Revolution to become vice president.
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April 13, 2013

Gun Control 2013: If Sandy Hook Parents Can't Change Congress's Mind, Who Can?

The latest development of the gun control debate emerged as President Obama stepped aside from his weekly address to allow Francine Wheeler, the mother of a Sandy Hook victim, to speak Saturday.
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April 13, 2013

5 Most Bizarre Arguments Against Marriage Equality

Anti-gay marriage advocates generally don't have a lot of coherent arguments in their arsenal, but some of them are especially bad. Here are five of the worst.
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April 13, 2013

Ken Cuccinelli: Sex-Obsessed Virginia Attorney General Wants in Your Bedroom

Virginia Attorney General Ken Cuccinelli wants to monitor your bedroom behavior, instead of successfully prosecuting real predators.
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April 13, 2013

Gun Control Debate: How Sandy Hook Parents Are Turning Grief Into Action

Sandy Hook Promise is letting families of Sandy Hook turn their grief into grassroots action, with a little help from some friends.
April 13, 2013

NYC Fast Food Strike: What Part Of MLK's Pro-Labor Message is Lost Today?

NYC fast food workers struck last Thursday, following in the footsteps of Memphis sanitation workers in 1968. The strike highlights a part of MLK's message too often ignored in modern politics.
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April 13, 2013

Steve Stockman: "If Babies Had Guns, They Wouldn't Be Aborted"

Texas Congressman Steve Stockman has a long history of eyebrow-raising statements. Has this latest one gone too far?
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April 13, 2013

Michael Arrington Rape Accusations Become Social Media Nightmare

Michael Arrington posted a lengthy response to Jenn Allen's rape accusations and a short response to Julia Allison's accusations, both of which have just created more confusion.
April 13, 2013

Coachella 2013 Live Stream: Performances By Yeah Yeah Yeahs, Skrillex, Modest Mouse, and More

It's hot out in Indio. Good thing you can watch all the Coachella action from your couch instead.
April 13, 2013

Jackie Robinson Anniversary: Why Are Black MLB Players in Decline?

Black participation in major league baseball has dropped to 8%. What gives?
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April 13, 2013

France Gay Marriage: It's Legal Now!

On Friday, the French Senate voted to legalize same-sex marriage. France joins a select number of nations in providing marriage rights to all despite opposition protests.
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April 13, 2013

'Point Break' Remake: I Already Hate It

A remake of the brilliant 1991 action thriller "Point Break" is currently in the works. Why must Hollywood continually mess with the classics?
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April 13, 2013

China Bird Flu: Will It Reach Epidemic Levels?

The infamous bird flu has caused several deaths in China; however, it seems unlikely that the virus will reach epidemic levels.
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April 13, 2013

Hosni Mubarak Retrial Suspended: Does Egypt Have Buyer's Regret Over Morsi?

As President Morsi struggles to maintain control of a democratic Egypt, former President Hosni Mubarak has a good day in court.