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Dear Prudence Live ChatFor Dec. 8, 2014.
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Inside Higher Ed
A College Board ShootingTexas community college administration controversy over asbestos escalates.
Nifty Methods for Smuggling Contraband, From a Manual for WWII-Era British Spies
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Why Are Some Gay Men Hesitant About Preventing HIV With a Pill? A Few Thoughts.
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The DOJ’s New Profiling Guidance Is LGBTQ-Inclusive, Still Inadequate
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Everyone Hates Marsala, Pantone’s Color of the Year
FDR’s First Draft of His “Day of Infamy” Speech, With His Notes
How Do Pianists Play Legato?
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Let’s Break Shit: A Short History of Silicon Valley’s Favorite Phrase
Should You Speak Up When Someone Makes a Gay Slur at a Memorial Service?
This Home-Swapping Site Offers Access to Artists’ and Designers’ Gorgeous Homes. But There’s a Catch.
Why Poor People Stay PoorSaving money costs money. Period.
Why Did Gandalf the White Fight With a Sword Instead of Casting Spells?
Why Do Hawaiians Say “Mele Kalikimaka” on Christmas?
How Transparent’s Zackary Drucker Hopes to Preserve a Bit of LGBTQ History