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Sep 18, 5:43 PM - WILL OREMUS - 1M to read Oracle’s Larry Ellison Steps Down, Will Be Replaced by Hurd’n’Catz
Sep 18, 5:14 PM - A.J. MCCARTHY - 1M to read Bone Scans Show Richard III Died a Brutal, Painful, Undignified Battlefield Death
Sep 18, 5:03 PM - DAN GILLMOR - 3M to read Bono, Apple Creating "Irresistible" Music Format. Prepare to Buy the White Album Again.
Sep 18, 4:26 PM - ERIC HOLTHAUS - 2M to read Global Oceans Break All-Time Heat Record; World on Pace for Warmest Year Ever
Sep 18, 4:15 PM - TYLER LOPEZ - 2M to read Why a Sketch of Chelsea Manning Is Stirring Up Controversy
Sep 18, 4:00 PM - AISHA HARRIS - 7M to read Theo’s Joint and Vanessa’s Whiskey: The Very Special Episodes of The Cosby Show
Sep 18, 3:35 PM - RACHEL STEWART A Rabid Bat Attacked an Unlucky Man in Oregon. Do People Still Die of Rabies?
Sep 18, 3:31 PM - DINA SPECTOR - 1M to read What Europe Would Look Like If All the Separatist Movements Got Their Way
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