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When Feelings Became Feels: How We Distance Ourselves From Emotion on the Internet
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Is Scandinavian Exceptionalism Similar to American Exceptionalism?
Very Early Retirement
I’m 26 and want to stop working. Can I ask my boyfriend to support me?
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ISIS Announces New Deadline for Prisoner Release Demand
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Census Finds One in Five American Children Depends on Food Stamps to Eat
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Divide and Conquer
Wisconsin Gov. Scott Walker’s divisive message for winning the White House.
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Lily Tomlin on the Art of Maintaining a Long, Successful Career
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Castro Demands U.S. Return Guantánamo Military Base to Cuba
The Fighting Hawkeyes
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McDonald’s CEO Steps Down After String of Spectacular Failures
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