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“Just surgically disconnect your shame sensor”: What Ted Cruz gets right about how American plutocracy works

The Tea Party hero probably won’t admit it, but this joke of his shows one way American plutocrats hold onto power<p>At the risk of inflicting untold damage to my precious “brand,” I am going to ask that you allow me to praise Texas GOP Sen. Ted Cruz. Even worse, I am going to do so for the the second …

Government

Jet Lag Is Worse on Mars

A Martian day is 40 minutes longer than a day on Earth—a seemingly small difference that adds up quickly.<p>What would you do with an extra 40 minutes in a day?<p>Not 40 minutes shaved off some regular daily activity to devote to something else, but an extra 40 minutes actually tacked on to the 24 hours …

Space

German anti-Islam group Pegida marches in Britain

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Barack Obama

What POTUS wouldn’t tell Ezra Klein: The scary truth about America’s new trade deal

In big new interview with Vox, the President said some encouraging things. But here’s where he wouldn’t come clean<p>President Obama’s informative interview with Vox.com included a number of revealing moments where the leader of the Democratic Party aligned himself with its more progressive wing. …

Republicans Call Foul Play Over New Net Neutrality Proposal

The biggest news on the internet last week was about the internet itself, specifically FCC Chairman Tom Wheeler's announcement that he will be …

College Freshmen Are More Depressed And Alone Than Ever

College freshmen are spending less time with friends than ever, a survey released Thursday shows, a shift that experts say may reflect declining mental health.<p>The University of California, Los Angeles, Cooperative Institutional Research Program's annual survey shows that incoming students in 2014 …

College & University

Tech Companies Write Congress Begging For Surveillance Reform

A day after the Washington Post reported that the NSA has infiltrated the links between Yahoo’s and Google’s data centers where data travels unencrypted, six tech heavyweights wrote a letter to Congress begging for surveillance reform. Apple, Microsoft, Google, Yahoo, Facebook and AOL signed their …

The Secret to Cutting Government Waste: Savings by a Thousand Cuts

Turn out the light in the soda machine. Fix the salt-spreader on the snow plow. The best way to save is to ask public employees for their ideas.<p>Bill Clinton looks on as Al Gore holds up the Report of the National Performance Review at the White House on September 20, 1994. (Joe Marquette/Associated …

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