Alex Marin
Alex Marin
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Dec. 6, 2013

Pfc Bradley Manning: Who Is the Wikileaks Whistleblower?

Bradley Manning is an Army soldier who allegedly leaked the largest set of restricted documents ever leaked to the public.

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Oct. 23, 2013

Am I Hispanic Or Latino? Data Shows An American Identity Crisis Is Brewing

Nearly a quarter of American Latinos don't even consider themselves Latino — they consider themselves purely American. This suggests that popular opinion about this demographic is misstated.
Oct. 23, 2013

13 Scary-As-Hell Places in America

Including the town where the "Blair Witch" originally occurred, a closed-down tuberculosis hospital that was built on a haunted Native American site, and the U.S. Capitol.
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Oct. 21, 2013

This Map Shows the Weird Things Each Country Leads the World In

Each country is number one at something; good, bad and/or ugly.
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Oct. 21, 2013

What is the Most Awesome Thing About Your State? Check This Map

Looking to restore a little bit of your faith in America? Look no further.
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Oct. 21, 2013

This Gay American Journalist May Have to Be in the Same Room With Vladimir Putin, in Russia

On November 9, MSNBC's openly gay Thomas Roberts and the anti-gay Russian president Vladimir Putin could end up facing each other in the same room, courtesy of Donald Trump.

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Oct. 19, 2013

20 Colleges That Give You the Most Bang For Your Buck

It's time you started thinking about your college education as the most important investment of your life.
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Oct. 16, 2013

This Obamacare Enrollment Graph Could Be the White House's Worst Nightmare

Though the White House has yet to release official numbers, this graph claims 99.6% of people who so far have visited healthcare.gov failed to enroll in Obamacare.
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Oct. 12, 2013

3 Powerful Quotes Which Prove Why Edward Snowden is a True Hero

This is the NSA whistleblower's first public appearance since he was granted asylum in Russia.
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Oct. 11, 2013

The One Quote That Proves Malala Should Have Won the Nobel Peace Prize

Though she missed out on the Nobel Peace Prize, it's clear that one of the world's leading peace advocates is now a 16-year-old girl from rural Pakistan.
Oct. 10, 2013

Which Country Has Won the Most Nobel Prizes? Check This Map

You'll have 344 reasons to chant, "U-S-A!"

Oct. 9, 2013

What is the Worst Stereotype Of Every State? Watch This Video

All 50 state stereotypes in 2 minutes or less. Boom.
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Oct. 9, 2013

Which States Smoke the Most Marijuana? Check This Map

Find out where your state ranks.
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Oct. 7, 2013
Sept. 25, 2013

This 99-Year-Old Gives the Saying 'Better Late Than Never' a Whole New Meaning

It took Audrey Crabtree over 80 years to achieve a goal most of us complete in our teenage years. Now she feels finally satisfied. And "so much smarter."
Aug. 20, 2013

Are These 27 Hit Songs Brilliant Samples Or Shameless Rip Offs?

Robin Thicke's "Blurred Lines" is neither the first nor the last song to "sample" the original work of others.

Aug. 16, 2013

The NSA is No Laughing Matter, But This Video Parody to Protest Its Abuses is

Are satire and creativity the only avenues left Americans have to protest?
Aug. 3, 2013

This Couple Was Ordered to Ride in the Back Of a Bus For Holding Hands in Public

"Okay, if you’re going to do that, you’re going to the back of the bus."
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July 30, 2013

Bradley Manning Live Stream: Coverage Of the WikiLeaks Verdict

Live stream alleged WikiLeaks whistleblower Bradley Manning's sentencing as it happens.
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July 30, 2013

Bradley Manning Gay: LGBT Groups Remain Mum

Manning, who is openly gay, was initially proposed as San Francisco Gay Pride Parade Marshall, just before being dropped by the organization.