More Evidence That the Planned Parenthood Videos Were Altered
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Trying to Understand Trump's Baffing Popularity Among GOP Women
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Miley Cyrus Disguised Herself As a Reporter to See What People Really Think of Her
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The government needs to work with Silicon Valley to create our military future.
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How the Iran Deal Will Pass—and Why It Should
Lawmakers decided to read the actual agreement.
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Why That New York Daily News Cover Crosses the Line
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A 2011 Paper Totally Predicted What’s Happening With China’s Economy Now
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An 1863 Recruitment Letter Urging the Formation of Anti-Lincoln Sleeper Cells
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In Cherished American Tradition, Shooting Victim's Devastated Father Pleads for Gun Control
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“Porn Addiction” Is Often Just an Attempt to Medicalize Religious Dogma
The Frightening Power of the Home-Schooling Lobby
Thanks to a small but fierce group, home schooling is barely regulated in much of the U.S. That means child neglect—and even abuse—is falling through the cracks.
New York Bagel Places Put Way Too Much Cream Cheese on Their Bagels