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The Year of Outrage

From righteous fury to faux indignation, everything we got mad about in 2014—and how it’s taken over our lives.

Oh, Great. Now Hackers Have Attacked a Group That Runs the Internet.

Rand Paul Breaks From GOP to Side With Obama Over Cuba—and He’s Not Alone 

Will Colbert Open His Final Episode With a Parting Tribute to Truthiness?

Brow Beat

The Death of Brutal, Edgy Satire?

The Sony hack might kill the kind of humor we deeply need.

Pro Tip for Jeb Bush: Politics Has Gotten a Lot Uglier Since You Last Ran

The 10 Best Memes of 2014

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The Top 10 Movies of 2014
Television  
The 10 Best Shows of 2014
Family
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Dec. 18 2014 11:48 AM Behind the Year of Outrage  Here’s how Slate tracked down everything we were angry about in 2014.