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The Ferguson Effect

Chief Justice Roberts rules against police abuse at the Supreme Court. Maybe he finally gets it.

You Know Where Twitter Should Explain Important New Rules? On Twitter!

The FDA Doesn’t Check Cosmetics for Toxins. A New Bill Might Fix That.

I Live in the Same Community as the “Free- Range Kids”

It’s not a den of snitches and helicopter parents.

Sex Has Never Been As Unnerving As It Is in It Follows


Tsarnaev’s Smirk

The Boston bomber’s fate could rest on his defiant expressions and lack of remorse.


The Female Gaze

How Amy Schumer flips the script on real-life gender dynamics.

The Case for Executing Dzhokhar Tsarnaev Includes a Photo of Him Flipping the Bird

How Amy Schumer Flips the Script on Real-Life Gender Dynamics

The Head of the DEA Resigns After Her Terrible Response to a Terrible Prostitution Scandal

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