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Online Dating and the Death of the 'Mixed-Attractiveness' Couple

People tend to date people who are just as attractive as they are. And thanks to the rise of online dating, that is only becoming more true.

Online Dating

Why I feel betrayed by Bernie Sanders

I believed him when he said his campaign was about something more elevated than winning. The attacks on Clinton are a damaging turn in the wrong direction<p>When Bernie Sanders announced he was running for president last April, I was ecstatic about his candidacy. I was intoxicated by the idea that he …

See Early Photos of the Aftermath From the Attack on Fort Sumter

Sumter after the bombardment. Stereograph from The Robin G. Stanford Collection.<br>Library of Congress<p>1 of 6<p>When South Carolina seceded from the Union …

Trump’s delay in building a delegate operation may cost him the nomination

The Republican frontrunner has coasted by on rallies and media coverage, but his losses to Ted Cruz show he’s just now realizing how the system works<p>For months, all Donald Trump was doing was winning. But it turns out those wins didn’t mean all that much.<p>The Republican frontrunner has won 21 states …

HSBC: Buy gold!

"The US dollar price of Gold is in an uptrend with a bullish Elliott Wave structure," said Murray Gunn, HSBC's head of technical analysis.<p>"With momentum turning up we open a long position at a spot reference of $1,260. A stop-loss is set at $1,200 with an initial target of $1,500."<p>Gold was trading …

Markets
Government

ULA is teaming up with Bigelow Aerospace to launch commercial space habitats

But some details of the partnership are still unclear<p>The United Launch Alliance will launch Bigelow Aerospace’s inflatable space hotel on its Atlas V rocket sometime in 2020, the two companies announced today at the 32nd Space Symposium in Colorado Springs. ULA has reserved a launch slot for the …

DIY arcade cabinets: Just add IKEA furniture

Many of us have longed to have a working arcade cabinet in our homes — but a combination of space and price often keep them out of reach.<p>But Ikea …

China

Donald Trump Says It's 'Ridiculous' for CIA Chief to Reject Waterboarding

Donald Trump said Monday it was “ridiculous” for CIA Director John Brennan to declare in a recent interview he would not use enhanced interrogation …

This Is The ‘Star Wars: The Force Awakens’ And Pink Floyd Mashup You Were Looking For

Everybody knows that Pink Floyd’s album <i>Dark Side of the Moon</i> and the film <i>The Wizard of Oz</i> supposedly “sync up,” so that, if you watch the movie and listen to the album at the same time, the music and lyrics seem to work together, as if it were intentional. Well, at least everybody who has had the …

Science Fiction

Gun Maker Responds to Nintendo Zapper Replica Criticism

Company responds to "Nintendo Glock drama".<p>A Texan gun manufacturer has been criticised for modifying a Glock handgun to look just like a NES …

Retrogaming
Corruption
John Bercow

Donald Trump Calls Colorado’s Process for Choosing Delegates ‘Crooked’

Donald J. Trump on Monday criticized the system for selecting delegates in Colorado, where he was shut out last week, insisting that people in the state were “marching” and “going crazy” over a “crooked” system.<p>The front-runner for the Republican nomination lost dozens of delegates to a …

Donald Trump

The 20 Coolest Secret Hotel Amenities

Read on for hidden perks from VIP shopping experiences to free museum access, and more.<p>When booking a trip, many travelers like to research the perks …

Jackie Robinson: A 'great American,' a complicated man

<b>(CNN) —</b> The story of Jackie Robinson isn't just the story of a pioneering baseball player.<p>It's also, says Ken Burns, a story that says much about race and America -- as well as the complicated man at its center.<p>Robinson is the subject of "Jackie Robinson," a documentary from celebrated filmmaker …

Black History