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Medical Examiner
Oct. 14 2013 4:50 PMWhy Is Miley Cyrus’ Tongue White?Sweetheart, it might be time to see your dentist.
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Oct. 11 2013 1:06 PMWikipedia Editing Party at Brown University! Woohoo!
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Oct. 9 2013 5:08 PMWhat Saying "I" Says About You
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Oct. 8 2013 2:45 PMPowerful Politicians Can’t Hear You Because They Have Too Much Power in Their Ears
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Oct. 4 2013 10:38 AMJonathan Franzen's Lonely War on Twitter Continues
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Oct. 3 2013 11:53 AMEye Contact Makes You Less Persuasive, Say Researchers
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Oct. 1 2013 8:53 PMRick Perry Says His Wife Misspoke on Abortion When She Couldn’t Have Been Clearer
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Oct. 1 2013 2:20 PMNewly Discovered “Nazi Bride School” Curriculum Includes Lesson on How to Be “Sustainers of the Race”
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Sept. 27 2013 9:00 AMA Revealing Q&A With a Toplessness Advocate
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Sept. 25 2013 3:07 PMCalifornia's Internet Eraser Law: Nice Idea, but It Won't Work
Doublex
Sept. 24 2013 11:18 AMStill WantingReading Erica Jong’s Fear of Flying, 40 years later. 
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Sept. 19 2013 3:36 PMYour Messy Desk Makes You Creative and Also Probably a Bad Person
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Sept. 17 2013 2:45 PMYou Do Too Like SangriaAdmit it. It’s delicious.
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Sept. 13 2013 6:06 PMCollege Grads Flock to Nannying. Is That Good?
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Sept. 12 2013 11:34 AMThe Problem With Warrior Princesses
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Oct. 14 2013 8:37 AMA Straight Woman and a Gay Man Talk Body Image
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Oct. 10 2013 3:59 PMWomen Are Hard to Animate Because They Have Emotions, Says Disney
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Oct. 9 2013 8:37 AMNow Instagram Has Come for Your Dinner
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Oct. 7 2013 3:15 PMNebraska Court Rules Teen Too Immature for an Abortion, Fine to Raise a Kid
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Oct. 4 2013 10:06 AMIf Miley Cyrus Were Really Fearless, She'd Put on Some Clothes
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Oct. 2 2013 2:14 PMYou Might Not Be Beautiful the Way You Are
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Oct. 1 2013 4:59 PMMost American Adults Read Books but Not Literature
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Sept. 30 2013 6:05 PMNew Study Says That Lesbians Hold Hands Better
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Sept. 26 2013 1:24 PMA Guide to Internet Hate-Reads
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Sept. 24 2013 2:36 PMNavy Hearing Grills Alleged Rape Victim on Her Oral Sex Technique, Whether She Wore a Bra
Future Tense
Sept. 20 2013 10:11 AMAre Soldiers Too Emotionally Attached to Military Robots?
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Sept. 18 2013 5:18 PMThis Afternoon's Bad Idea: A Straight Girl Sorority
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Sept. 16 2013 11:12 AMOn Planes and Trains, Everyone Prefers to Sit Next to Women
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Sept. 12 2013 4:59 PMJulie Chen Got Plastic Surgery Because Her "Asian Eyes" Hurt Her Career
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Sept. 11 2013 9:05 AMWhat to Do When Your Spouse Is Embarrassing You

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