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Driven to Kill

Why drivers in China intentionally kill the pedestrians they hit.

News Organizations Were Wrong to Not Run the Most Horrific Photo of the Dead Syrian Boy. Including Slate.

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The Most Distinctive Slang in Every State

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Sports Nut

Goodell’s Long Fall

The NFL commissioner acts omnipotent. Deflategate shows how ineffectual his entire tenure has been.


How Trump Outsmarted the GOP

The real estate magnate didn’t just pledge his loyalty to the Republican Party. The GOP pledged itself to Trump.

Why Roger Goodell’s Latest Disaster Might Actually Be His Undoing

How Trump Outsmarted the GOP

Waiting a Year Before You Start College Can Completely Change How You Experience College

Why Did 12 Players Drop Out in the First Round of the U.S. Open? Money.

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