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Amy Poehler joins the famous women’s comedy/memoir/advice-book club.

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What Animals Really Think of Mirrors

Jurisprudence

Whose Rights Count?

The Roberts Court prizes the speech rights of a few more than the voting and abortion rights of many.

Four Features From Other Languages That We Wish English Had

Where ISIS Gets Its Money

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