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Finally I Hear a Politician Explain My Country Just the Way I Understand It

"America is not some fragile thing." Words to live by.<p>I've been in transit or offline all of today and didn't see President Obama's Selma speech in real time. I'm catching up with it now, very late at night, and had a reaction different from the good job/bad job assessment I can't help giving (as a …

Political Science

The Imitation Game: A Smart Person's Fantasy

Film protagonists rarely save thousands of lives through sheer force of intellect. But in the new movie about British mathematician Alan Turing, the man with the best mind gets to be the hero.<p>Being super smart is rarely a standalone virtue. Or, at least, that's what a wise, super-smart friend once …

Alan Turing

Toilet paper blunder: 5 craziest crimes of the week

(NEWSER) – A sleepy burglary suspect and a tip gleaned from toilet paper are among the weirdest crime stories at the tail end of 2014:<p>• Burglary Suspect Curled Up in Odd Place: Nicole Daugherty says she doesn't know how or why she ended up in a stranger's bed last weekend—but she's facing burglary, …