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What the Late-Night Lefties Get Wrong

February 22 2017
by Rachel DiCarlo Currie

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The benefits of not being the first-born child

February 22 2017
by Naomi Schaefer Riley

The disparity between the way we treat our oldest and our youngest is a source of regret for many parents. 

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‘Menacing Black Silhouettes’ at Target Ranges Blamed For Racist ‘Trigger Bias’ by Police

February 21 2017
by Jillian Kay Melchior

A group of artists is urging law enforcement to stop using “menacing black silhouette” targets at the shooting range, claiming they contribute to “unconscious bias” and ultimately, to police violence against black people.

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NBA Star’s Girlfriend Accused of Cultural Appropriation Over Swimsuit Line

February 21 2017
by Jillian Kay Melchior

Alyssa Levesque, the longtime girlfriend of San Antonio Spurs player Patty Mills, says she was inspired by her boyfriend’s Australian islander heritage and designed her new StraitSwim swimwear line as an homage to his upbringing.

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Don’t Define Your Neighbors by the Fringe

February 21 2017
by Carrie L. Lukas

People hoped that after the election, political tensions would recede. You’d be able to return to your social media feed to see baby pictures, funny jokes, and what your friends are having for dinner, without having to brace for political warfare. While that’s happened a little bit and politics isn’t as front-and-center as it was last November, tensions are still high.

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Colorado Newspaper Threatens Defamation Suit Against Politician Who Called Its Editorial ‘Fake News’

February 20 2017
by Jillian Kay Melchior

Allegations of “fake news’ have abounded in recent months, spurred on by Donald Trump. Now, the label may get its day in a Colorado court, as one newspaper pushes back.

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Marshall University Hosts Training on ‘Heterosexual Privilege’

February 18 2017
by Jillian Kay Melchior

First there was a slew of classes on white privilege, now there’s a new flavor of privilege workshops. 

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Atlanta Hosts ‘The MANologues,’ a Performance About Toxic Masculinity

February 17 2017
by Jillian Kay Melchior

A new performance about "toxic masculinity"...

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Court Rules That a Snuggie Is Definitely a Blanket, Not Clothes

February 17 2017
by Jillian Kay Melchior

Believe it or not, it took a U.S. court to determine whether a Snuggie counts as a blanket or an article of clothing.

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Drain the White House Correspondents Dinner!

February 17 2017
by Charlotte Hays

There are several reasons that the White House Correspondents Dinner deserves to die...

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Trump Litmus Test: OKCupid Adds Political Preferences to Its Matchmaking Process

February 17 2017
by Jillian Kay Melchior

Online dating will never be the same again...

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Classified Hypocrisy

February 17 2017
by Carrie L. Lukas

The current situation, by contrast, involves federal employees breaking the law...

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Orange Coast College Suspends Student Who Recorded Instructor’s Anti-Trump Rant

February 16 2017
by Jillian Kay Melchior

Orange Coast College has suspended a student who recorded his instructor describing Trump’s election as an “act of terrorism.”

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The Sad Socialist Sage Of The Park Slope Coop

February 16 2017
by Naomi Schaefer Riley

The year isn’t off to a good start for the Park Slope Food Coop...

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Arizona Governor Fights for Haircutter to the Homeless Targeted By Cosmetology Board

February 16 2017
by Jillian Kay Melchior

Arizona cosmetology student Juan Carlos Montes de Oca began giving free haircuts to the homeless to honor the memory of his mother...

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Tennessee Man Slapped With $50 Ticket for ‘Obscene’ Bumper Sticker of Stick Figures

February 15 2017
by Jillian Kay Melchior

Dustin Owens’ racy bumper sticker began as a prank by his brother...

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IRONY ALERT: Florida School Yanks Controversial Book During ‘Celebrate Literacy Week’

February 15 2017
by Jillian Kay Melchior

During its “Celebrate Literacy Week,” a Florida high school ended up canceling the reading of a book after parents complained about its content...

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Report: Manspreading—and Its Haters—Have Been Around Longer Than We Thought

February 15 2017
by Jillian Kay Melchior

Though the term “manspreading” entered the English lexicon around 2014, a German feminist photographer was onto the idea as early as the 1970s...

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Campuses Coddle Students ‘Triggered’ by Valentine’s Day With Coloring, Cookies, Puppies

February 14 2017
by Jillian Kay Melchior

Valentine’s Day can be a downer, but several colleges and universities are ready to comfort lonely students “triggered” by the holiday...

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Food and Fear: How To Find Good Information In A Culture Of Alarmism

February 14 2017
by Julie Gunlock and Erin Hawley

In the era of too much information, it's critical that consumers choose their information carefully so that they can make intelligent, science-based decisions...

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Even Liberals Were Irked by SNL’s ‘Sexist’ Kellyanne Conway Skit

February 13 2017
by Jillian Kay Melchior

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Bravo to Ambassador Haley, for Blocking UN Ploy on “Palestine"

February 11 2017
by Claudia Rosett

Haley's statement is important...

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Ashley Graham Becomes Vogue’s First Plus-Sized Cover Model, But Readers Are Offended By Her Photo

February 11 2017
by Jillian Kay Melchior

The March issue of Vogue features seven supermodels on the cover...

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‘Stop Colonizing Us’: Jessica Lange Blasted by Latinas for Posing as Her Hero Frida Kahlo

February 11 2017
by Jillian Kay Melchior

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How To Cure The Very Sick Healthcare System From Its Deadly Disease: Obamacare

February 10 2017
by Hadley Heath

Secretary of Health and Human Services Tom Price has officially taken the helm of his department...

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