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Nov. 10, 2014

Does Calvin Klein Think This Is What a Plus-Size Model Looks Like?

This says so much more about Calvin Klein than it does about her.
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Gay Student Came Back with Perfect Response to Stranger Who Beat Him

Cole Ledford reminds us all that love is louder than hate.
Nov. 10, 2014
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7 Things Women With Short Hair Are Tired of Hearing

These harmful stereotypes need to be retired.
Nov. 10, 2014

Two Russian Brides Found a Way to Legally Marry in Russia

The couple took a bold stand against the country's vehement anti-gay campaign.
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Nov. 10, 2014

Bill Cosby Learned a Very Valuable Lesson After Asking the Internet to Meme Him

Thirteen women have accused Cosby of rape — and the internet wouldn't let him forget it.
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Nov. 10, 2014

You've Never Seen Underwear Quite Like This

Not your typical Calvin Klein lingerie.
Nov. 10, 2014

Mark Zuckerberg's Simple Defense of His Clothes Reinforces a Sexist Double Standard

The words in this speech send a subtle message.
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Nov. 10, 2014

Two-Thirds of Americans Still Believe One of the Biggest Myths About Guns

If more Americans knew the real statistics about guns, discussions on gun control might be headed in a different direction.
Nov. 10, 2014

Discovered: A Virus That Might Make You Stupid

This explains a lot.
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Nov. 10, 2014

Bernie Sanders Is the Presidential Candidate America Truly Needs

He's the only politician who could actually change our democracy for the better.
Nov. 10, 2014

This Is the Most Sexist Song Ever Made

Have you heard this musical travesty?
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Nov. 10, 2014

How to Celebrate Veterans Day — If You Aren’t a Veteran

You don’t need to be a solider to do your part.
Nov. 10, 2014

Scientists Have Discovered Why You Can't Dance

Maybe the rhythm isn't going to get you after all.
Nov. 10, 2014

Sweden Has Done the Seemingly Impossible for Streaming Music

And it's something the U.S. refuses to do.
Nov. 10, 2014

50 Years Later, David Bowie Proves He's Still the Weirdest Rock Star We Have

It's been almost half a century, and we're still scratching our heads in awe.
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Nov. 10, 2014

Hillary Clinton’s Biggest Threat Isn’t a Republican — It’s Elizabeth Warren

What happens to Hillary's chances when Warren enters the picture.
Nov. 10, 2014

One Tiny Box May Replace Doctors Completely

A new device could change the future of medicine, one drop of blood at a time.
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Nov. 10, 2014

An Unexpected Country Has Become a Mecca for Subversive Street Art

You won't see graffiti like this in New York City.
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Nov. 10, 2014

The Beautiful Artwork Pictured Here Can Only Be Seen on Veterans Day

This is way classier than your American flag lapel pin.
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Nov. 10, 2014

Tomorrow Is the Holiday Every Single Person Has Been Waiting For

Now this is a celebration we can get behind.
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Nov. 10, 2014

If You Use the Internet, You Should Care About Obama's Latest Announcement

Most of the internet has been asking for this for years.
Nov. 10, 2014

Neil deGrasse Tyson Weighs In on the Science in 'Interstellar'

What Christopher Nolan got right.
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Nov. 10, 2014

Amy Schumer's 'Pussy' Petition Just Scored a Huge Win for Women

This is not an issue of decency — it's an issue of sexist double standards.
Nov. 10, 2014

This Is What It Looks Like to Break Up with Taylor Swift

Taylor Swift's new video is here.
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Nov. 10, 2014

If Men Faced What Women Do for Buying Birth Control, Here's What It Would Look Like

A cartoon created exclusively for Mic imagines an alternate reality where men walk the reproductive rights gauntlet.
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Nov. 10, 2014

Brutally Cold Winds Are Coming to Ruin Your Week

Welcome to the first day of your worst week ever.
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Nov. 10, 2014

Pope Francis Sends a Strong Message to the Clergy on Child Sexual Abuse

It's a move that's elicited applause from the victims of clerical abuse.
Nov. 10, 2014

Stop What You're Doing and Look at These Ridiculous Mustaches

Step into the Handlebar Club, where mustache wearers convene every month.
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Nov. 10, 2014

7 Inspiring Photographs Show How the Power of Sports Can Uplift the World

Sometimes a game of cricket isn't just a game of cricket.
Nov. 10, 2014

The Most Promising Christmas Albums of the Year (Yes, It's Okay to Start Listening Now)

It's going to be a good year for Christmas music.
Nov. 10, 2014

Google Is Taking a Huge Step to Fight the Ebola Outbreak

Silicon Valley is making it easier than ever to make a real difference.
Nov. 10, 2014

Here's the First Trailer for the New Season of 'Broad City'

It's Broad F*cking City.
Nov. 10, 2014

12 Tumblrs That Put a Hilarious Pop Culture Spin on History

Because apparently Britney Spears invented everything.
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Nov. 10, 2014

Here's Why You Should Hope Ted Cruz Is Exactly Right About Obama's Net Neutrality Plan

"Net Neutrality" is Obamacare for the Internet.
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Nov. 10, 2014

One Chart Shows Just How Bad Inequality in the U.S. Has Become

It's at its worst levels since before the Great Depression.
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Nov. 10, 2014

Study Shoots Down Two of the Biggest Myths About Obamacare

It's working better than expected.
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Nov. 10, 2014
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Nov. 10, 2014

Moscow Is Currently Under Attack From Mysterious Hellish Fog

But the government claims it's safe?