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What Can You Tell About Someone From the Character He Plays in World of Warcraft?
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These Colorful 1870s Census Maps Were Remade With Current U.S. Statistical Data
Why the Supreme Court Will Take Marriage Equality Nationwide
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The History of American Slavery
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California’s Abandoned Devil’s Slide Bunker Looks Like It Might Fall off Its Hilltop Perch at Any Time
The U.S. Government’s Cruel, Malicious Campaign Against Gay Americans
The Ceremonial Throne of Denmark Passes Off Narwhal Tusks as Unicorn Horns
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Inside Higher Ed
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