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Why Are So Many Republicans With No Chance Running for President?

A few are real contenders. The rest are going along for the ride.

How the Deadly Amtrak Crash Can Be Partly Blamed on Bad Wireless Spectrum Policy

The Boy Scouts Are Moving Slowly Toward Gay Inclusiveness—but the Girls Scouts Are Still Ahead

Every Time Tyrion Lannister Drinks Out of Disgust on Game of Thrones

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Here’s what to look for instead.


Soy Is King

How the legume finds its way into nearly everything you eat.

The Man Who First Prodded Pro-Lifers to Terrorize Abortion Providers Died Without Accomplishing His Goal

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