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A Simple Explanation on Why Apple Bought Dr. Dre's Beats for $3.2 Billion

And it doesn't make Apple look too good.
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There's a Rape Epidemic in America That No One Is Talking About

There's a huge and unexpected side to rape that few people understand, and it has to stop.

MIT Scientists Reveal a Simple Sneeze Is Far More Dangerous Than You Think

The scientists used advanced image processing and physics algorithms to produce a new analysis of coughs and sneezes.
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Michael Sam Just Made History in More Ways Than One

An American triumph is broadcast around the world.
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A Simple Explanation of How Mother's Day Started, and Why Its Creator Hated It

The holiday's creator spent her later years canvasing the streets of Philadelphia trying to collect signatures for a petition to end Mother's Day.
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It's All Riding on This Doctor to Prevent Another Botched Execution This Month

Inside the murky ethics of saving lives in the death chamber.

The Solution to World Poverty Might Be in a PDF Nobody Has Ever Opened

World Bank president Jim Yong Kim can't be happy about this.