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One Powerful Illustration Shows Exactly What's Wrong With How the West Talks About Ebola

A picture is worth 1,000 hysterical cable news segments.
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Everyone Needs to Read Jennifer Lawrence's Powerful Statement on Her Nude Photos

"I started to write an apology, but I don't have anything to say I'm sorry for."
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Aziz Ansari Just Came Out as a Feminist With One Perfectly Simple Analogy

"I feel like everyone here believes men and women have equal rights."

21 Incredible Female R&B Singers Who Aren't Named Beyoncé

More than one person can be #flawless.
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Which State Has the Most STDs? Check These Maps

Chlamydia is *way* more common than we thought.
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The Big Reason This 29-Year-Old Is Fighting to Take Her Own Life

A deeply tragic story reveals a major problem in America.

The Most Underrated YA Franchise of All Time Deserves a TV Reboot

Philip Pullman has a whole trilogy here ready for the taking.
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Here's How Americans Go to Sleep, in Two Fascinating Maps

Do New Yorkers really stay up later than Californians? We finally have the answer...
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17 #TokenTuesday Messages Every White Person Needs to See

It's not easy being everyone's "black friend."

The FBI May Be Running a Facebook Account in Your Name

You have a new friend request.
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The Alarming Reason Waitresses Have to Deal With so Much Sexual Harassment

Roughly 90% of women working in the restaurant industry have dealt with sexual harassment.

Watch 27 Legendary Musicians Perform the Beach Boys Together

Sam Smith, Lorde, Coldplay, Pharrell, One Direction, Stevie Wonder and the Beach Boys, obviously.
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Conservative States Watch Way More Porn Than Their Liberal Counterparts

The Bible Belt has some raunchy habits.
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What Happened to One Woman's Ashes Shows It's Time to Get Rid of the TSA

Well this is about as bad as it gets.

The Supreme Court's Marriage Equality Decision Actually Has a Hidden Cost

The Supreme Court may have missed a golden opportunity to expand rights.
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It's Official: America Is at Peak Turnt

Twerking is soo 2013.

Research Has Great News for People Who Love Classical Music

No, not the ability to act snobby.
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The Most Generous States in America, in One Map

Who's in the giving mood?
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Ted Cruz Has the Worst Response to the Supreme Court's Same-Sex Marriage Move

"This is judicial activism at its worst."
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This Sexist Men's Magazine Just Showed the Internet How Not to Talk to Women About Sports

"Not all women share your passion for sports, in case you hadn't noticed."
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6 Reasons Mitt Romney Running for President Again Isn't Actually That Crazy

This guy might actually have a good shot. Here's why.
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Jimmy Kimmel Discovers No One Knows Who Joe Biden Is

Ol' Diamond Joe never gets the respect he deserves.
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A Federal Court Just Ruled Two More State Bans on Same-Sex Marriage Unconstitutional

Just one day after the Supreme Court rejected bans from five other states.

No, 'Gone Girl' Does Not Have a Woman Problem

It is quite the opposite, really.
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The Governor of Colorado Doesn't Think Too Highly of Marijuana Legalization

"What the hell — I'll say it was reckless."
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A Federal Judge Just Made a Ferguson Ruling Every Protester Should Know About

The "five-second rule" strikes again.

Twitter Is Suing the Federal Government for the Sake of Your Privacy

But can they do it in 140 characters?
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'Turn Out for What'? Is the New Election Video You Won't Be Able to Turn Off

Allow Lil' Jon to explain the voting process to you.
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The Quote That Might Have Sunk One Republican's Senate Campaign

"People do that all day."
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