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Feb. 20, 2014

This Animated Video Shows the Wild Economics of Sex

Things just got a few degrees hotter in here.
Feb. 20, 2014

16 Celebrities You Probably Didn't Know Were Jewish

They were chosen, in more ways than one.
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Feb. 20, 2014

What's the Worst Stereotype About Every State, in 50 GIFs

From guidos to gay cowboys, this is the tapestry that is America.
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Feb. 20, 2014

These Photos Being Shared From Venezuela Are Fake

Don't believe everything you see in your Twitter feed.
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Feb. 20, 2014

The Polar Vortex Is Coming Back With a Vengeance

Enjoy the warmth while you can.
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Feb. 20, 2014

Japan Has Eliminated Gun Deaths by Doing What the U.S. Won't

We can only dream of getting there.
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Feb. 20, 2014

The World's Worst Countries for Modern Day Slavery

Yes, it's still happening today.
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Feb. 20, 2014

The Truth About Who Owns Organic Food Companies, In One Chart

The answer is surprising.
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Feb. 20, 2014

Here Is the Best Time to Buy a Plane Ticket to Europe — And Every Other Continent

Book for Asia in advance, but you can wait until the last minute for the Caribbean.
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Feb. 20, 2014
Feb. 20, 2014

5 Years Ago, This Is What the WhatsApp Founder Tweeted

Talk about a comeback.
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Feb. 20, 2014

The Story Behind This Iconic and Viral Ukraine Protest Photo

"This is the kind of photograph that ends up in history books for decades to come."
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Feb. 20, 2014

What the Media Gets All Wrong About Sex Work

This is getting in the way of creating solutions.
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Feb. 20, 2014

The Struggle to Understand What It Means to Be Jewish in America Today

My quest for answers taught me a lesson I did not expect.
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Feb. 20, 2014

Watch Jonah Hill and Jimmy Fallon Sum Up the '90s in 2 Minutes Flat

The celebrity cameo is unreal.
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Feb. 20, 2014

Colorado Estimated They'd Make $70M Off Pot. Right Now They're on Track for $98M. Wow.

The marijuana industry will end up make a ton of money for Colorado this year.
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Feb. 20, 2014

11 Powerful Photos of Religious Tolerance Around the World

What peace looks like.
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Feb. 20, 2014

Watch Viral Video From Ukraine That Paints the Protests in a Whole New Light

The video asks protesters: “What would you need to feel happy?”
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Feb. 20, 2014

Overlay Maps Show Which Countries Really Win the Olympics, Relative to Geographic Size

Take a minute to remind yourself just how big these countries we are up against really are ...
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Feb. 20, 2014

The IOC's Insane Response to the Brutal Whipping of Pussy Riot Is Unacceptable

Yeah, it is an "Olympic problem."
Feb. 20, 2014

These Are the Innovative Projects That May Save the Music Industry

Finally, a few artists are making sense of the digital age.
Feb. 20, 2014

9 Reasons St. Vincent Is an Indie Feminist Hero

She sings, shreds and smashes stereotypes all at once.
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Feb. 20, 2014

7 Reasons Boston Is Poised to Become Tech Capital of the World

In a hotbed of venture capital funds, heavy education initiatives and a new young, tech-savvy chief of staff, Bean Town is ready to take on Silicon Valley and The Big Apple.
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Feb. 20, 2014

The Real Faces of Entrepreneurship Don't Look Like They Do in Silicon Valley

Entrepreneurship isn't just about Silicon Valley, Silicon Alley and Silicone Prairie — it's about the bodega and the laundromat on your block.
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Feb. 20, 2014

The Top Leaders in China and America LOVE 'House of Cards'

So what does that tell us about the people running these countries?
Feb. 20, 2014
Feb. 20, 2014

The Best Theory on Why Facebook Paid $19 Billion for WhatsApp

Is WhatsApp really worth $19 BILLION?
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Feb. 20, 2014

The Tiny Orange Dots on This Map Account for 50% of U.S. GDP — A Unique Perspective

These are the economic power centers of America.
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Feb. 20, 2014

A Fascinating and Hypnotic List Shows You How Many Times a Simple Event Happens

How many times does someone die? How many times does someone order pizza?
Feb. 20, 2014

This Is What Happens Before and After a Facebook Breakup

And you know all the messages exchanged to the right of day 0, were extremely regretted.
Feb. 20, 2014

Why Jimmy Fallon Videos Always Go Viral

He's completely changing TV.
Feb. 20, 2014

This Secret Map Uncovers the Daily Struggle of Being Gay in the City of Beirut

In a city where being homosexual is punishable by law, an openly gay artist maps time and intimacy in one of the safer spaces available to him: his lover's car.
Feb. 20, 2014
Feb. 20, 2014

Network TV Is Killing the Best Part of Our Childhood

They're cultural touchstones! They're mini time machines! They're perfect entryways into the fictional world of your favorite shows!
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Feb. 20, 2014

In a Breakthrough, Scientists Have Discovered a Way to Turn Off Nerves That Cause Pain

It's a radical treatment, but a game-changer for pain therapy.
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Feb. 20, 2014

Proof the Ukraine Police Are Shooting at Protesters

This is some damning evidence.
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Feb. 20, 2014

Ukrainian Skier Drops Out of Sochi in Protest Against Violence in Kiev

The IOC also denied the athletes' request to wear black armbands to honor the victims.