Robin Schweitzer

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The Case of the Negro

All attempts to settle the question of the Negro in the South by his removal from this country have so far failed, and I think that they are likely to fail. The next census will probably show that we have nearly ten million black people in United States, about eight millions of whom are in the …

What's on Evan Rachel Wood's Vanity Table?

Remember those ultra-sexy <b>Gucci Guilty Intense</b> and <b>Gucci Guilty Black</b> ads featuring <b>Evan Rachel Wood</b> and <b>Chris Evans</b>? (If you need a reminder, take a minute and click <b>here</b>.) If they had left you wanting more, you’re in for a treat. This spring, the beautiful and talented actress, who is set to star in …

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Appli de rencontre: laquelle choisir pour trouver l'amour?

C'est décidé, vous vous inscrivez sur un site de rencontre. Oui mais lequel? Tinder, Happn ou Adopte un Mec? Voici une sélection des meilleures …

The Math Revolution

The number of American teens who excel at advanced math has surged. Why?<p>On a sultry evening last July, a tall, soft-spoken 17-year-old named David Stoner and nearly 600 other math whizzes from all over the world sat huddled in small groups around wicker bistro tables, talking in low voices and …

2016 sera une grande année pop, et c’est aux femmes qu’on le doit | Slate.fr

Temps de lecture: 7 min<p>1.Le buzzRayon XX<p>La semaine dernière, Dans ton Casque a passé son tour pour un tas de bonnes raisons. Nous avons notamment …

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Building an Impossible Clock

The 18th-century horologist John Harrison claimed that he could make the world's most accurate pendulum clock, but his methods were scorned for hundreds of years—until someone proved him right.<p>As a rule, Donald Saff doesn’t collect clocks he can’t see inside of. It’s the harmonic entanglement of …

“More than a trillion dollars has been misspent”: Politicians and the media have botched the war on terror, but are great at terrifying us

Odds of dying in terror attack since 9/11: 1 in 90 million. Still, politicians want us scared. An expert explains<p>A major part of the American condition is fear. Paranoia in America stretches from fright of drugs to panic over Islamic invaders seeking to transform Las Vegas into Kabul. It seems that …

Obama’s America vs. Trump’s armageddon: Why the GOP’s feverish doomsaying makes literally zero sense

The GOP frontrunner is lying to his fans about the state of the economy, something Obama pointed out last night<p>The Republicans, and especially the frontrunners for the GOP nomination, really want the economy to suck. After all, if the economy is strong then all of Donald Trump's demagoguing about …

Why Amazon's Data Centers Are Hidden in Spy Country

The company powers much of the Internet, but its cloud facilities are difficult to find.<p>Once in a while—not quite often enough to be a crisis, but just often enough to be a trope—people in the United States will freak out because a huge number of highly popular websites and services have suddenly …

Saudi Arabia funds and exports Islamic extremism: The truth behind the toxic U.S. relationship with the theocratic monarchy

The little-told history of the U.S.-Saudi “special relationship” is a story of blood, oil & violent fundamentalism<p>"Everybody's worried about stopping terrorism. Well, there's a really easy way: stop participating in it." So advised world-renowned public intellectual Noam Chomsky, one of the most …

How Comedy Soared in 2015

From Amy Schumer to late night’s new guard to Obama on ‘WTF,’ the medium proved it can thrive both in and outside the traditional network model.<p>In 2015, comedy underwent its biggest upheaval in more than a decade—or at least it did on late-night TV, its supposed hub of talent. Comedy Central lost …

Can we prove that God exists? Richard Dawkins and the limits of faith and atheism

<b>God, Santa Claus (Wikimedia/Milles Studio via Shutterstock)</b><p>Atheists sometimes argue the case against God is the same as the case against Santa Claus. Let’s test the logic<p>Gary Gutting<p>November 29, 2015 3:30pm (UTC)<p>Excerpted from “What Philosophy Can Do”<p>Our first concern will be Richard Dawkins’s …

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Black Friday : les outils incontournables pour acheter au meilleur prix

Acheter sur Internet procure bien des avantages aux consommateurs soucieux de préserver leur budget. Comme celui d'avoir à disposition des outils …

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