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Why Democrats Have the Right to Be Angry With Clinton

Her email scandal was easy to predict and avoid.

Why Jamycheal Mitchell Died in Jail Four Months After He Was Arrested for Stealing a Snickers

Uber’s Arguments Against a Major Lawsuit Were Just Destroyed by a Federal Judge

Chipotle Had This Coming

How fitting that the restaurant is being sued over its anti-GMO advertising.

Your Lifelong Dream of an Egg McMuffin for Dinner Is Now Reality

Politics

The Summer of Nonpoliticians

The smartest thing Scott Walker could do is let Donald Trump and Ben Carson run amok.

Culturebox

The United Slang of America

If every state had an official word, what would it be? (Connecticut, you get glawackus.)

The Republican Rift That Matters Most

If Every State Had an Official Word, What Would It Be? (Illinois Gets Grabowski.)

The Branding Geniuses Behind Minor League Baseball’s Wacky Mascots, Like the Akron RubberDucks

These Teachers Are Working for Free During Their Schools’ Budget Crisis. Bad Idea.

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