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The Big Problem With Kim Kardashian's Butt Photos Nobody Is Talking About

The fanatic reaction to her curves reveals a much deeper issue.

11 Powerful Photos Show What It Feels Like to Be Fat in America

One photographer illustrates just what happens when a fat person dares to occupy public space.

Science Shows There's Only One Real Way to Listen to Music

Even the man who invented the iPod believed this.
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In One Stunning Photo Shoot, 'Vogue' Models Are Fixing Fashion's 'Plus-Size' Problem

"At the end of the day, I know who I am. I'm a model, and I happen to be curvy."
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14 Eerie Original ‘Harry Potter’ Drawings Show How Dark the Movie Could Have Been

With these monsters, the movie would’ve been rated R.
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Congressman Reminds America How Many People Have Died from Marijuana Overdoses

At least somebody in Washington got the memo.

Taylor Swift Had a Surprising Response When She Was Asked What Made Her Successful

Is this her secret to ruling the music world?
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A New App Tries to Solve Online Dating for Women, But Ends Up Setting Us Back

Online dating is not for the faint of heart.

44 Years Later, Jimi Hendrix Is Still the Most Influential Guitarist of All Time

Most musicians work their entire lives to do what Hendrix accomplished in 4 years.

Watch What Happens When a Photographer Secretly Taps into Public Surveillance Cameras

You don’t need to be a hacker to be a spy.
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This PSA Isn't About Sexual Assault — But Every Man Still Needs To See It

It’s a common situation, and that’s a huge problem.

Is Tupac Alive? This Man Would Like You to Think So

Somewhere in New Jersey, Tupac lives on.

20 Fascinating Documentaries to Watch on Netflix Right Now

Never underestimate the power of a good documentary.

The Most Beautiful Bike Path on the Planet Has Come to the Netherlands

Who knew bike paths could be so gorgeous?
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Delta Airlines Had an Awful Response After It Lost a Passenger’s Dog

The airline has a troubled track record when it comes to transporting pets.
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Investigators Discover Something Shocking About How New Orleans Police Treat Rape Victims

We have to demand so much more from the people we expect to protect us.

A Texas Lawmaker Just Proposed a 'License to Discriminate'

How is this happening in 2014?

Watch Rachel Maddow Single-Handedly Thwart Tea Party Plan to Censor School Sex Ed

Maddow will teach you where the ovaries are, and you'll like it.
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Obama Is Preparing a Historic Move to Protect Millions of Immigrants From Deportation

Now that the midterm elections are over, Obama is about to take an historic step.
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Your Hometown May Be the Reason You're Rich — or Poor

Home is where the heart is, and an indicator of future success.
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Why 'Fifty Shades of Grey' Is an Important Movie For America

This is what we don’t talk about when we talk about sex.
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16 Powerful Photos Challenge the Idea of What a 'Fighter' Looks Like

You don't need to be a buff dude to be a fighter.

Science Has Good News for People Who Learn New Languages

It’s a different kind of workout.

These Incredible Photos Reveal What the Surface of a Comet Actually Looks Like

The scientific breakthrough from yesterday’s historic comet landing.
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Meet Two Sisters Who Survived One of the Deadliest Storms in History

"Everything was black. You didn't know when you'd see the sun again."
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Jon Stewart Gives That Racist #Pointergate "Scandal" the Mocking It Deserves

"All this time I've been the lead-in for ... notorious gang member."

David Bowie's Latest Music Video Reminds Us His New Music Is Really Good

50 years into a long, storied musical career and still reinventing his sound.
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Senate Democrats Are Betting on a New Savior: Elizabeth Warren

With a new leadership role.
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9 Simple but Powerful Photos Sum Up The Worst Parts of Modern Culture

We've sold our souls to the "Like" button.

Nancy Pelosi Blasts the Media for Sexist Questions About Her Future

"I have a mission for women on this score."
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There's Going to Be a Big Problem With the Next Two World Cups

And don't expect FIFA to do anything about it.