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This Labor Day Weekend, Beware of Naked Toddlers Menacing a Hotel Near You
California to Ban Flying a Drone Over Someone’s Property Without Permission
Apple’s Supersized iPad Might Finally Come Out Next Week
College Football Coaches’ Bans on Players’ Tweeting Might Be Unconstitutional
Ted Kennedy, Jimmy Carter, and the Battle of the Robot Rule
Slate’s podcast concludes the tale of the 1980 Democratic primary fight between challenger Ted Kennedy and incumbent President Jimmy Carter.
Finally, Here Are Mashups of Your Favorite Music Videos and Those Screaming Rubber Ducks
“Nobody Called CPS on Louis C.K.”
Writing about giving your baby the finger makes people on the Internet go a little crazy.
Final Sentence Handed Down in Epic Atlanta Cheating Scandal
Facebook’s New Spam-Killer Might Be the Evolution of Coding
When Green Flames Erupt in the Sky
Americans Increasingly Likely to Lead Lonely, Loveless Existences, Except in Old Age
Jeb Launches Major Attack on Trump for Being Afraid of Germs
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Why Would Anyone Fake a Pregnancy?
Hillary Wrote at Least Six Now-Classified Emails. Here’s Why That Matters—and Why It Doesn’t.
Listen to a New, Punk-Tinged EP From Alabama Shakes’ Brittany Howard
Alone on a Clifftop, Gásadalur Village Almost Disappeared as Its Population Moved Away
You Don’t Have to Suffer Through Ads on Hulu Anymore
Texas Two-Steps All Over Voting Rights
It says it can make voting as difficult as it wants to, and any law that says otherwise is unconstitutional.
Obama’s Jewish Problem
10 principles that have guided the president’s most difficult conversations with Jews.
The Director of Diary of a Teenage Girl on Underage Sex Scenes and Getting That R Rating
California Deputies Charged With Assault After Beating Horse Thief on Camera
The Iran Deal Will Survive. Now It’s Just Politics.
It’s Not Just Millennials. More Middle-Aged Americans Are Living With Their Parents, Too.
In 1933, Collier’s Implied That J. Edgar Hoover Was Gay in the Subtlest Way Imaginable
Mesmerizing Photographs That Capture the Thrill of Reading
The Tiny Deep Sea Capsule That Changed Our Understanding of Marine Life
Meet the Twitter Bot Generating Unnervingly Plausible Think Pieces
Police Complain Via Press Release That Officer Wasn't Served at Arby’s (Update: Arby's CEO Apologizes)
All the Wisdom of the Ages
Memorizing poems sucks at the time, but it will make your life richer.
Jared Fogle Associate Russell Taylor Pleads Guilty to Child Pornography Charges
A Prominent Photobomber
Forty-Three Years of Hand-Drawn Maps of the Surface of the Sun, in One Mesmerizing Video
A public speaking class can help you land a job or deliver a punch line.
How the Tiny Graywolf Press Became a Big Player in Book Publishing
First aid is the most important class you could ever take.
The Best Movies and TV Shows Coming This Month to Netflix, Hulu, HBO NOW, and Amazon Prime
If the World Isolated the U.S. With Sanctions, Could the U.S. Survive?
The United Slang of America
If every state had an official word, what would it be? (Connecticut, you get glawackus.)
In 2014 the U.K. Started a National Sperm Bank. One Year Later It Has Only Nine Donors.
If Joffrey Baratheon Were the Hero of Game of Thrones