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Why our presidents are elected by a clique of elites

American presidential elections are generally orderly affairs. People vote, somebody wins and life goes on. It's our proud tradition of democratic self-governance.<p>And yet: <i></i>The whole thing is controlled by a cabal of elites who <i>actually</i> pick the nation's commander-in-chief, and who, theoretically, …

Guardians Of The Rose Is Zelda Meets The Elder Scrolls

Guardians of the Rose [official site] is a skill-based action RPG that plants you in the shoes of a guild master out to achieve world peace. …

Skyrim total conversion mod Enderal releases soon, so here's a trailer

Enderal: The Shards of Order is an ambitious total conversion mod for Skyrim. It's been in development since Skyrim launched in 2011, and is the work …

Minute Moo Shu Pork (or Chicken!)

20-Minute Moo Shu Pork (or Chicken)<p>Haaaaaaaallelujah!<p>Daylight Savings has <i>finally</i> arrived! And I could not think of a better reason to lose an hour of …

People Are Calling "Raindrop Cake" the Next Big Dessert Trend

It hails from Japan and has taken over the internet.<p>Though it looks like a marble instead of a sweet treat, this Japanese dessert is quickly becoming the newest thing on the Internet. Touted as the "Raindrop Cake," the glass-like dessert has become so popular in Japan that some are saying it may …

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San Francisco Is First City To Require Fully Paid Parental Leave

(Reuters) – San Francisco became the first U.S. city to mandate six weeks of fully paid parental leave, requiring employers to shoulder much of the …

Women In Indiana Are Calling The Governor To Tell Him About Their Periods

"I'd like the message to get to the governor that I am on day three of my period."<p>View this post on Facebook<p>Emily, of Indianapolis, who telephoned the governor's office but only wanted her first name used in this story, told BuzzFeed News she called to query the specifics of the law.<p>"I asked them, …

'Anti-vax' mother's regret over whooping cough 'nightmare'

<b>An Australian mother has said she regrets refusing the whooping cough vaccination during pregnancy after she passed the potentially fatal infection to her newborn baby.</b><p>Cormit Avital said she had turned down the vaccination because she was a "healthy, fit, organic woman".<p>She caught the disease …

Amnesty highlights 'disturbing rise' in global executions

<b>A surge in the number of executions recorded worldwide saw more people put to death last year than at any point since 1989, Amnesty International says.</b><p>At least 1,634 people were executed in 2015, a rise of more than 50% on the previous year, the group found in its review of the use of the death …

How Well Do You Remember The "10 Things I Hate About You" Poem?

Them feels.

Fuckers Who Curse a Lot Aren't Stupid, Says Science

A new study shows that douchebags who know more profanities tend to have better vocabularies overall.<p>Good news, assholes: All those cockheads who have been telling you for years that curse words are a sign of poor breeding, low intelligence, and a shitty command of the English language should shut …