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Sept. 15, 2013

The One Graph That Proves What All Americans Suspected About Soda

You won't believe where we care compared to the rest of the world.
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Sept. 15, 2013

Government Shutdown 2013: Tea Party, Shut Up and Trust Your Leaders

The Tea Party is hurting GOP efforts in the 2014 midterms by opposing the House leadership's strategy to avoid a government shutdown.
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Sept. 15, 2013

Lehman Brothers Crash: Inside the Accounting Trick That Destroyed the Economy

What is a credit default swap, and how did it destroy our economy?
Sept. 15, 2013

Believe in Science? These School Vouchers Are Being Used in a Way That Will Make You Furious

Recent attempts to expand school voucher programs are becoming a serious threat to scientific literacy in our country. The fight over evolution in the classroom highlights the culture war.
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Sept. 15, 2013

Debt Ceiling 2013: We Will Raise the Debt Ceiling, Even Though 55% Of Americans Don't Want To

A new poll shows that the majority of Americans oppose raising the debt ceiling. But we're going to get a raise anyways.
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Sept. 15, 2013

How Reviving Reagan's 11th Commandment Could Invigorate the GOP

In order for Republicans to win elections, they need to stop attacking each other arbitrarily, retire the term "RINO," and work with each other.
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Sept. 15, 2013

7 Moments in Modern Syrian History You Simply Have to Know

Syria has diverse and sophisticated relations with all of its surrounding countries. This may help explain it.
Sept. 15, 2013

What You're Really Doing When You Click That Offensive Headline

It's called hate reading – and it's a trap.
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Sept. 15, 2013

Paulson and Bernanke Screwed Millennials, and Now Expect Your Gratitude

It wasn't enough for Paulson and Bernake to nearly destroy our economy in 2008. Now Millennials are stuck with the debt from it, and are stuck these guys demanding thanks 5 years later.
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Sept. 15, 2013

2014 Midterm Elections: An Inside Look at the State Where the Tea Party is Back

What will North Carolina's Tea Party takeover signify for the national voting public come the next election season?
Sept. 15, 2013

10 Kids Shows That Could Teach Grownups a Few Things About Gender

Kids don't play by the rules we do, which is why their world may actually make sense.
Sept. 15, 2013

Twitter IPO News: An Inside Look At Who's In Charge

Here's an inside look at the relatively under-the-radar executive team behind Twitter as it plans to go public.