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Jan. 15, 2015

The Countries That Watch the Most Porn Aren't the Ones You'd Expect

This is what repression does to a nation.
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Jan. 15, 2015

There's Bad News for Hipsters Who Swear By Kombucha

If it tastes gross, maybe it is.
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Jan. 15, 2015

We Asked Americans to Label a Map of Africa After the Boko Haram Massacre

Our little geography experiment speaks volumes.
Jan. 15, 2015

The Sad, Conflicted Lives of America's Gay Mormons

Torn between two worlds, some Mormons try to straddle both.
Jan. 15, 2015

Here Are the Best Films of 2014 That You Won't See at the Oscars

They're quirky, they're dark, they're humorous and they're grisly.
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Jan. 15, 2015

Satellite Images Reveal the Horrifying Aftermath of Boko Haram's Latest Attack

The destruction is visible from space.
Jan. 15, 2015

The Devastating Epidemic You’re Not Hearing About On The News

Our ignorance isn't helping.
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Jan. 15, 2015
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Jan. 15, 2015

#OscarsSoWhite Exposes Oscars' Lack of Diversity in The Best Way Possible

These are the whitest Oscars in 19 years, but Twitter isn't giving up without a fight.
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Jan. 15, 2015

These Stunning Photos Shatter Society's Stereotypes About Dancers' Bodies

"A celebration of the bigger body in all its wonderfully expressive capacity."
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Jan. 15, 2015

Watch a Handcuffed Florida Teen Save the Life of the Cop Who Just Arrested Him

The life-saving act was caught on tape.
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Jan. 15, 2015

A Satirical Paper Had the Perfect Response to Women Being Photoshopped Out of Paris Photos

A photo really is worth a thousand words, especially when it's Photoshopped.
Jan. 15, 2015

Science Has Good News for Couples Who Read Together

The best reason yet to turn the page.
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Jan. 15, 2015

Florida Police Were Caught Using The Worst Possible Pictures for Target Practice

And the police chief is still defending them.
Jan. 15, 2015

The 39 Best Literary References from 'The Simpsons' That You Probably Didn't Notice

From 'The Bell Jar' to Gore Vidal, countless books and authors have guest-starred on America's longest-running sitcom.
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Jan. 15, 2015

The Hero of the Kosher Supermarket Attack in Paris Is Getting the Recognition He Deserves

"We're brothers. It's not a question of Jews, Christians or Muslims."
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Jan. 15, 2015

And the 2015 Oscar Nominees Are...

Here's the full list.
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Jan. 15, 2015

8 Surprising Images That Will Make You Actually Like the Kardashians

They care about more than selfies and butt-padding.
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Jan. 15, 2015

Millions of Americans Will Be Getting a Raise Soon Thanks to This Obscure Rule

A boost for a lot of working people.
Jan. 15, 2015
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Jan. 15, 2015

Pope Francis Has Sent the World a Powerful Message on Climate Change

"Thank God that today there are voices that are speaking out about this."
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Jan. 15, 2015

Pope Francis on 'Charlie Hebdo': There Are Limits to Free Expression

So much for turning the other cheek?
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Jan. 15, 2015

Even Rupert Murdoch Thinks Mitt Romney's Presidential Bid Will Be a Disaster

Out of the mouths of billionaires.
Jan. 15, 2015

Science Explains How Unconscious Racial Bias Undermines the U.S. Justice System

We're not as free from racial bias as we like to think we are.
Jan. 15, 2015

One of the Greatest Folk Singers Wrote This Song on 9/11. It Was Never Released

And it's a chance for us to remember.
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Jan. 15, 2015

New Poll Shows What New Yorkers Really Think of the NYPD

New Yorkers have de Blasio's back.
Jan. 15, 2015

Why Everyone Should Be Excited About VH1's 'Hindsight'

This total blast of '90s nostalgia asks some big questions too.
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Jan. 15, 2015

The Surprising Way Scientists Want to Save Shelter Pets

There is such a thing as too many dogs.
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