Jason Glenn

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What ISIS Really Wants

The Islamic State is no mere collection of psychopaths. It is a religious group with carefully considered beliefs, among them that it is a key agent of the coming apocalypse. Here’s what that means for its strategy—and for how to stop it.<p>What is the Islamic State?<p>Where did it come from, and what …

How Your First Love Lives On Inside Of You

By Huong Nguyen,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/1r2Ke2O<p>The first person you ever loved, perhaps, has faded away.<p>Perhaps it has been days, or months, …

23 Untranslatable Foreign Words That Describe Love Better Than You Ever Thought

By Koty Neelis,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/14FtHwT<p>Language is so beautiful to me. I love learning words from other cultures and discovering how …

China must change economy to meet climate targets

BEIJING (AP) — Chinese leaders pledged for the first time to cap the country's decades-long growth of greenhouse gas emissions. Since China emits …

Comcast agrees with Obama on net neutrality, except for the legal bit

You have to admire the chutzpah: a day after President Obama jolted the telecom industry with a bold announcement on net neutrality, Comcast declared …

Verizon brings free movies and apps this Thanksgiving, even if you're not a customer

What do you call the day before Thanksgiving? It's usually just Wednesday, but Verizon wants November 26th this year to be known as a pseudo-holiday called "Connection Day." Yup, it <i>is</i> gimmicky, but at least we're getting free stuff out of it -- and who doesn't like free stuff, are we right? On …

Dutch to test solar panels on bicycle path

KROMMENIE, Netherlands (AP) — A project dubbed "SolaRoad" gets underway in the Netherlands this week, testing roadways as a potential canvas to …

Lumera lets you post high-res snapshots on Instagram with one click

You are done (DONE!) taking selfies with a phone like some plebeian -- you only take DSLR selfies now, even though it's a pain transferring photos using a camera without built-in WiFi. A camera attachment called Lumera wants to solve that problem by giving you a way to upload high-res snapshots to …

Sorry, But Media Coverage of Pope Francis is Papal Bull

Tony Gentile—AP<p>L'Osservatore Romano/AP<p>Timothy A. Clary—AFP/Getty Images<p>David Goldman—Reuters<p>Matt Rourke—AP<p>Osservatore Romano/AFP/Getty …

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Inside Tinder's Hookup Factory

Entering Tinder’s modest office building in Los Angeles, where signs on the first floor point to a Castaways Casting Office, it’s not clear you’re …

Forget Kale. Try These Three REAL Superfoods

Don’t get me wrong. I’m a fan of kale.<p>But kale is absolutely, positively not a superfood.<p>A superfood is high in protein, low in fat, gluten-free, …

Pope Francis: Evolution and Big Bang Theory Are Real

Big Bang theory and evolution in nature "do not contradict" the idea of creation, Pope Francis has told an audience at the Vatican, saying God was not “a magician with a magic wand.” The Pope’s remarks on Monday to the Pontifical Academy of Sciences appeared to be a theological break from his …

25 Men Answer “What’s The Difference Between A Girl You Date And A Girl You Just Hook Up With?”

By Chrissy Stockton,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/Wdc5Vn<p>Compiled from AskReddit.<p>The difference is I have lower standards<p>The girl i want to date is …

You’re Not Supposed To Be Happy All The Time: 10 Things We Misunderstand About Emotion

By Brianna Wiest,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/1BN2Bxs<p>1. The long-term effects of emotional abuse can be as bad, if not worse, than physical abuse.<p>…

17 Things You’ll Always Miss About Your Ex-Best Friend

By Koty Neelis,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/1rMSY0l<p><b>1. All the promises you made together.</b> The roadtrip you said you’d take someday. The …

How To Love Yourself The Way You’d Love Somebody Else

By Brianna Wiest,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/1sqLJfc<p>There are usually two ways you can identify that somebody recognizes truth: they appear …

To Everyone Who Has Ever Said “Don’t Worry, You’ll Meet Someone Someday”

By Evelyn Lane,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/ZTCRnC<p>I appreciate your interest, your concern, and your take — I really do.<p>I have been told this …

An Open Letter To People Who Wonder When I Will Get A “Real Job”

By Robin Boedecker,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/1veBl8t<p>Dear Well-Wishers and Advice-Givers,<p>Some of you may be wondering what I’m up to now that …

Why Waiting For Love Is A Good Thing

By Mike Zacchio,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/YJctLz<p>In today’s world of fast-paced technology, mushy romantic-comedies and all-around impatience …

19 Unique Struggles Of Being A Hopeless Romantic Who Is Also Terrified Of Falling In Love

<b>1.</b> You watch a Nicholas Sparks movie like <i>The Notebook</i> and you are simultaneously crying, rolling your eyes, wishing for that kind of love to happen, …

The 5 Work Days And What They’d Be Like As People

By Emma Golden,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/1BwgorZ<p>Every week, it’s the same; You have five days you have to get through from start to finish, no …

50 Fun, Cheap Dates To Make Fall Your Most Memorable Season Ever

By Chrissy Stockton,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/1wpUANG<p>1. Have a romantic two-person bonfire in your backyard, or at a nearby beach (they’re not …

11 Sweet Perks Of Thinking Like An Introvert (But Acting Like An Extrovert)

By Sophia Borghese,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/1t0BqdP<p>An “ambivert” is someone who has traits of both an extrovert and an introvert. Susan Cain, …

14 Signs You’re Selectively Social

By Christopher Hudspeth,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/1q1GcsC<p>1. You <b>don’t ever</b> flat-out ignore your actual friends, because one, that’d be rude, …

I Knew What I Had When I Had You

By Joshua Wallenstein,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/1lDazV0<p>I don’t know much about politics. I know hardly anything about the economy and I don’t …

A Letter To The Guy You Won’t Give Up On

By Kirsten Corley,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/1scFihj<p>I think we all have that one person in our lives who has a permanent spot that no one can …

3 Reasons Why Socialism Is Bad

By Sterling Terrell,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/XBYTZZ<p>I am tired of telling people why redistributive or “socialist” economic policies are …

36 Incredibly Amazing And Completely Unexplainable Events From Recorded Human History

By hoK leahciM,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/1mlplBJ<p><i>Found on r/AskReddit.</i><p>1. Sea people<p>The identity of the Sea Peoples. Around 1200 BC civilization …