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The Young Turks

He says metrosexuals are so mainstream these days that many have evolved into a new type of man — the “spornosexual.”

Counting on the American Public to Be Informed on the TAFTA/TTIP Talks? Don’t Hold Your Breath

<i>Abstract: This essay discusses American mainstream news coverage of the TAFTA | TTIP negotiation process between the US and the EU in three</i> …

I challenged the NSA in court because it's a totalitarian attack on human rights

Shortly after it was disclosed by then Guardian journalist Glenn Greenwald and NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden that the NSA was running roughshod over the constitutional rights of the American people, I filed two class action lawsuits, on behalf of myself and a client, Charles Strange, who lost …

Why Are American Health Care Costs So High?

Ray-Ban, Oakley, Chanel Or Prada Sunglasses? They're All Made By This Obscure $9B Company

Go to a sunglass counter at any department store and you’ll likely see a crowd willing to pay hundreds of dollars for the perfect pair of designer shades.<p>The money they’re spending is going to a single company that makes just about every designer eyewear brand you can think of. The company is …

ATM Receipt With $1 Million Balance Shows Tale Of 2 Cities In New York

OK, so a lot of rich people live in New York.<p>We know that.<p>It's not news.<p>But it hits home in a non-abstract way when, if you're not one of the very rich, it's rubbed in your face at your local bank.<p>These two ATM receipts were discovered at a local Chase bank by my old colleague Tony Case, the …