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Three Big Reasons Why Bernie Sanders Could Still Win This Election

Corporate media has a story and it's sticking to it: <i>Hillary Clinton has the Democratic nomination in the bag. Bernie hasn't a chance. Talk of big change may attract the under-30 crowd, but the majority of Democratic voters don't buy it. If you're not for Hillary, you're backing a loser, so you may</i> …

What I Learned Working 3 Years at Victoria’s Secret

From ages 19-22, I saw more boobs than the president of a fraternity.<p>I worked as a sales associate in a Victoria’s Secret store for three years. …

Here Are the Top 10 Happiest Countries in the World

Looking to relocate in 2016? Here's a helpful list of the 10 happiest countries in the world — and the United States didn't make the cut. The annual …

Father of Canadian six-year-old on no-fly list: our family is not alone

Public safety minister promises to look into why Syed Adam Ahmed was put on security list that delayed family’s flight to Boston on New Year’s Eve<p>The father of a Canadian six-year-old who was flagged as a potential travel threat says he has heard from at least a dozen other families struggling with …

The Great Bathroom Debate: Paper Towel or Hand Dryer?

It's complicated.<p><i>This article was written by Simon Lockrey from RMIT University, and was originally published by The Conversation.</i><p>It’s the age-old …

10 Jaw-Dropping, Nutty, and Otherwise Shocking Designs That Took the World by Surprise in 2015    

<i>Here is a short roundup of some of the most stunning, nutty, and otherwise shocking designs covered on</i> <i>the Eye</i><i> that took the world by surprise in …

The mathematically proven strategy to win 14 of the most popular games

<i>Originally published May 8</i><p>From Risk to tic-tac-toe, popular games involve tons of strategic decisions, probability and math. So one happy consequence of being a data nerd is that you may have an advantage at something even non-data nerds understand: winning.<p>So how do you win (almost) every game in …

Mathematics

Martin O'Malley Says He Asked Bernie Sanders To Debate. Sanders Said No.

Democratic presidential candidate Martin O'Malley has tried to hold more debates, even without the party's blessing, he said Tuesday. He said he even asked fellow Democratic candidate Sen. Bernie Sanders (I-Vt.) to debate him.<p>Sanders turned him down, O'Malley told MSNBC's "Morning Joe."<p>"You think I …

Middle-class

The Outing Campaign Against Odell Beckham Jr. Shows the Problem With Traditional Black Masculinity

<i>A version of this post originally appeared on the author's blog,</i> <b>So Let’s Talk About</b>.<p>I hope Odell Beckham Jr. never comes out. Actually, I hope the …

The Real Reason Cops Thought Tamir Rice Was Older Than He Really Was

On Monday a grand jury in Cleveland decided not to indict the police officer who shot and killed 12-year-old Tamir Rice in Cleveland last year, or …

American Psychological Association

Until White America looks at Tamir Rice and sees their own children, there will be no racial justice in the U.S.

He was 12, playing with a toy gun, in a locale with open-carry laws. Tamir Rice was executed for being a black boy<p>In South Carolina, 1944, George Stinney, a 14-year-old black child was so small that he was forced to sit on a pile of books in order to be “properly” electrocuted for supposedly …

5 Ways Democratic Socialism Isn't What You Think

Ever since Bernie Sanders announced his candidacy, much attention has been focused on the fact he calls himself a democratic socialist. Socialist, in the American lexicon, has a negative connotation, mainly because of common misunderstandings.<p>Sanders himself has tried many times to explain the …

More Americans were killed in Christmas weekend storms this year than in Islamic extremist attacks since 9/11

Extreme and deadly weather over Christmas weekend shows Sanders is right: Climate change is the gravest threat<p>When asked in the first Democratic presidential debate what he considers to be the greatest threat to national security, Sen. Bernie Sanders insisted it is climate change.<p>"The scientific …

Why Sarah Silverman is scary: It’s the cultural power of celebrities that drives conservatives insane

Over-the-top reactions from conservatives to celebrity progressivism makes a lot more sense than you would think<p>Conservatives love decrying liberals for "political correctness" and "oversensitivity," a particularly poignant form of hypocrisy since liberals could never reach the levels of whininess …

In Cambodia, 'Lucky' Iron Fish For The Cooking Pot Could Fight Anemia

In 2008, Canadian student Christopher Charles was working in rural Cambodia, living in a typical Cambodian house on stilts. He had no electricity, no running water and, he says, a lot of time to sit around and think.<p>"I was looking at the prevalence of anemia and parasite infection in the region and …

Phnom Penh

Let this statement from Bernie sink in, and ask yourself if you want this insanity to continue.

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Science Has Discovered the Secret to Exceptional Charisma

A new study reveals the unexpected trait that all highly charismatic people share.<p>If you're looking to be more charismatic, the internet has lots of suggestions to offer. You should make more eye contact, suggests one post. Just declutter your mind, advises another expert. These common sense …

Answering Your Questions About The Democratic Data Breach

Data collection and analysis is a central aspect of a modern political campaign. It's just that usually, campaigns don't really talk about it.<p>But on Saturday night, the very first question in the Democratic presidential debate was all about the voter files that the Democratic National Committee …

Donald Trump

Science Surprisingly Finds Meat-Lovers More Environmentally-Friendly Than Vegetarians

Prepare to have your mind blown. I know mine was. Well, I mean not that I was eating meat in order to not be environmentally friendly. However like …

Environmentally Friendly