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This Woman Had 4 Of The Worst Months Of Her Life And I Can't Stop Laughing About It

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In a short four months comedian Tig Notaro got pneumonia, contracted a deadly bacterial infection, broke up with her girlfriend, lost her mom, and was diagnosed with breast cancer. A few days after her cancer diagnosis, she got on stage at Largo and delivered one of the bravest, most honest, and funniest stand-up sets you’ll ever […]

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He Died Too Young. So All His Friends Got Together To Make Sure Future Generations Of Kids Don't.

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Back in May 2013, my life changed forever. A fan wrote to let me know that a teenage musician named Zach Sobiech, who I had written about earlier in the year, had just passed away from a rare cancer. Zach had written a song called “Clouds” about coming to terms with his imminent death. Cancer […]

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A Murphy Bed Is A Thing You Don't Know You Need … Here's An Apartment With 3 Of Them

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We all know we have too much stuff around. Lots of us have forgotten what we have in storage. We’ve all got that box we moved from apartment to apartment without even unpacking. Graham Hill asks, “Why?” He’s more extreme than I am — after all, he trusted strangers from the Internet to design his […]

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I'm A Person Who Takes The Internet Seriously, But Here's A Video On Why You Shouldn't

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For a guy who claims he knows nothing about technology, Dan Harmon (“Community,” “Channel 101”) sure knows a lot about the Internet. Here he explains why you shouldn’t take the Internet too seriously, the importance of people connectors, how money ruins everything (but especially television), and why you should always “follow your bliss.” I can’t […]

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The Narrowing Of The Conservative Mind. Plus, The Best Of The Web This Week.

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How the Republican Party forgot its roots. The dark side of Thomas Jefferson. A Chinese innovator who builds skyscrapers like Legos. Why you should get ready for driverless cars. And more! Enjoy. Politics and World Affairs The Conservative Mind  / David Brooks / The New York Times Good piece on how the Republican Party has allowed […]

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When This Rapper Realized Why He Was So Distracted, The Song Just Kinda Wrote Itself

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When Talib Kweli (one of my favorite emcees!) got this beat from a producer, a lot of huge events were taking place in the world. Those events were breaking through the noise, pushing the Kardashians, Jersey Shore, and other who-gives-a-f*ck topics onto the back burner and forcing important issues into the forefront of people’s thinking. […]

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