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From the Mouths of Rapists: Lyrics of Robin Thicke’s 'Blurred Lines'

55<p>SHARES<p>Robin Thicke’s summer hit "Blurred Lines" addresses what sounds like a grey area between consensual sex and assault. The images in this post …

“Is there Still a Place for Public Service Television? Effects of the Changing Economics of Broadcasting” » Nieman Journalism Lab

It’s a new report from the essential Reuters Institute at Oxford, which leads the way in cross-national media studies today. PDF here. The big question is what’s the role of public television — PBS, BBC, CBC, NHK, and so on — in a world where media options are more numerous than ever? One …

Columbia Professor Attacked in Brutal Hate Crime

Dr. Prabhjot Singh, a professor in Columbia’s School of International and Public Affairs, was walking along 110th Street near Lenox Avenue Saturday …

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The Promises And Pitfalls Of Social Media — For Police

For years, teens in Upper Darby Township, Pa., have taken to the local cemetery for after-hours, underage and very illegal parties.<p>And for years, the cops in the Philadelphia suburb have played a cat-and-mouse game to break up the graveyard debaucheries.<p>But this year, when the cops caught teens …

Terror at the Westgate Mall in Nairobi, Kenya

Ambulances were lining up outside Nairobi’s Westgate Shopping Mall, and helicopters circled overhead. When I arrived Saturday afternoon in the mall’s parking lot, policemen, AK-47s and pistols drawn, were running around, speaking into walkie-talkies. The crowd of journalists and onlookers was …

Advice for New College Students From Sociologists

24<p>SHARES<p>Congratulations to everyone starting college this semester. Below are some of the secrets of college success from us: two sociologists—one …

Kadou Coat Hanger

The elegant <i>Kadou</i> coat stand is inspired by the Japanese tradition of arranging cut flowers and other plants in vases. The bottom part is made of …

Busy Girls — Here's How to Cut Your Work-Out Time in Half!

<i>From her laid-back, effortless style to a fresh, ahead-of-the-trend beauty aesthetic, Lauren Conrad is a girl after our own heart. So, each week, the</i> …

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Of Course These are the Names of the New Fifty Shades of Grey Wines

Given the many, many bottles of wine consumed by the characters throughout the <i>Fifty Shades of Grey</i> trilogy, and the many, many copies of the books sold, I'm actually surprised we're just now getting a branded (S&M pun intended) vino.<p>Pinterest<p>And the Fifty Shades wines aren't from a random source …

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Ready for an Engagement Ring? 3 Ways See If Your Boyfriend's on the Same Page

Is your boyfriend ready to buy a ring? Ruby Lane—where I found this art deco diamond-and-aquamarine sparkler—is a fun site to browse.<p>Whether you've been dating for a hot second or half your lifetime, it's normal to wonder whether this guy is THE guy. If you can see yourself spending forever with …