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Jan. 14, 2014
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Jan. 14, 2014

14 Historical Figures You Probably Didn't Know Had Tattoos

This list is as random as it is badass.
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Jan. 14, 2014

Bitcoin vs. Dogecoin: Which One is Really Worth More?

Dogecoin is the most-transferred cryptocurrency of all time. But there's a catch.
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Jan. 14, 2014

A Brief History of How Marijuana Became Illegal in the U.S.

Criminalization has its origins in racism and hysteria-fuelled ignorance.
Jan. 14, 2014

This Guy Couldn't Last Longer Than 2 Hours as a Woman on OkCupid

The next time someone tells you women have it easier on dating sites, show them this.
Jan. 14, 2014

15 Legendary Albums That Were Recorded in Bedrooms, Kitchens, and Garages

If you think you can't make a classic album in your house, think again.
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Jan. 14, 2014

15 Corporations With Huge Skeletons Hiding in Their Closet

The dirty little secrets of these big companies should earn them a spot in the American Business Hall of Shame.
Jan. 14, 2014

A Federal Court Just Killed Net Neutrality. This is a Really Big Deal.

The decision could have wide-ranging implications for the Internet as we know it.
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Jan. 14, 2014

Why Stop At Weed? The Case For Legalizing Cocaine, Heroin and Every Other Drug

Prohibition didn't stop people from drinking and abusing alcohol, and it's not stopping them from doing drugs. In fact, it's making the problem worse.
Jan. 14, 2014

Apparently Society Still Can't Handle Interracial Marriage

Tamera Mowry was told she's no longer a "true black woman" for marrying a white man.
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Watch the CGI Effects Behind 'The Wolf Of Wall Street's' Insane Decadence

It takes a lot of trickery to fake this much wealth.
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Jan. 14, 2014

This Award-Winning Photographer is Shaking Up the Way Mainstream Media Depicts Palestinians

PolicyMic speaks to Tanya Habjouqa, a Jerusalem-based photographer with a unique approach to photographing the Middle East.
Jan. 14, 2014

8 Young Musicians On the Brink Of Huge Success

These are the young musicians who will define 2014.
Jan. 14, 2014

In One Word, Pope Francis Makes Clears He's Not the Progressive We Hoped For

Anyone who thought this Pope would usher in a new era of tolerance on controversial social issues will be disappointed.
Jan. 14, 2014

Is Your State Failing Women? Check This Map

In the year 2014, some states still don't seem to get that every woman deserves reproductive rights. Where does your state stand?
Jan. 14, 2014

8 Historic Moments For Women in Literature From the Past Year

These women flexed their literary muscles and turned the male-dominated publishing world on its head.
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6 Prison Stories Reveal How Flawed Our Justice System Really is

These men spent many years behind bars before they were exonerated. Some never lived to see their innocence proved.
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Jan. 14, 2014

7 Historic Sites Around the World in Danger of Disappearing

And not necessarily because of war.
Jan. 14, 2014

FX's New Cartoon Proves It's Impossible to Offend the 'South Park' Generation

Even a white gay rapper is pretty bland by comparison.
Jan. 14, 2014

Charlamagne Tha God is Changing Journalism and Taking Names

Charlamagne Tha God is plunging head first into the limelight. Politically incorrect views, potentially dangerous rhetoric and all.
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Jan. 14, 2014

If You Care About Women's Reproductive Rights, This Is the Case Of the Year

On Wednesday, the court will hear a challenge to a Massachusetts law prohibiting anti-abortion activists from protesting within 35 feet of reproductive health clinics.
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Jan. 14, 2014

It's Amazing That West Virginia's Chemical Spill Didn't Happen Until Now

There are some problems that the market just can't solve.
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Against Me! Releases Historic Transgender Album

And it's amazing.