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A Rational Conversation: Will Bikini Kill Ever Make The Rock Hall Of Fame?

Fri, 08/08/2014 - 10:40am

Women were crucial members of 1990s alt-rock. As the '90s revival reaches its peak, are we giving those musicians enough credit today?

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What Are Those Parabens Doing In My Tortilla?

Fri, 08/08/2014 - 10:28am

Parabens are chemical preservatives. I've spent years trying to avoid them in beauty products, but I'm not sure why. When I saw them on a nutrition label recently, I decided to investigate.

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How To Botch Latino Outreach

Fri, 08/08/2014 - 10:25am

The Republican Party's effort to court Hispanics is being muddled by some very off-message, anti-immigration rhetoric from GOP House members.

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Is Wine Tasting Junk Science?

Fri, 08/08/2014 - 10:23am

Recent studies have given the field a bad rap as of late. Commentator Alva Noë says the problem is not with the idea of connoisseurship but with an underlying picture of how perception works.

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With 50 Games Left Till Playoffs, Few MLB Teams Out Of Contention

Fri, 08/08/2014 - 10:10am

In the dog days of summer, Major League Baseball's regular season has nearly 50 games left. Fans have their eyes on postseason play, and every division has tight races.

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White House Goes On Lockdown After Sneaky Toddler Breaches Fence

Fri, 08/08/2014 - 10:09am

The toddler had no comment because he can't talk yet. But the Secret Service handed the little guy a time out and then sent him on his way.

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