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Can’t find the right word for a hard-to-describe emotion? Meet a man who makes them.

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What if you needed a word for something that you can’t quite define? Where would you turn? Have you ever tried to explain something but gave up because the person you’re talking to wouldn’t be able to relate? Or worse yet, there’s not an actual word for what you’re trying to explain? Well, there’s a […]

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American Muslims trump hate with love, raising $173k for San Bernardino victims in 6 days.

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After the tragic terrorist attack in San Bernardino, there was a lot of talk. Talk about all sorts of things from people sending “thoughts and prayers” (and people questioning if that was enough) to debates on guns (and debates about debates on guns) to presidential candidates touting anti-Muslim rhetoric (and others criticizing said rhetoric). It […]

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A leading authority puts the debate to rest: No alcohol during pregnancy is safe.

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Good news/bad news for women who enjoy a glass of wine now and then and are planning to get pregnant. Cheers! Or not. Photo by Megan Eaves/Flickr. First, the good news: After years of conflicting advice, we finally have some clear guidelines on whether it’s safe to consume any alcohol during pregnancy. The bad news? […]

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Proof That Record Companies Are Stealing From Artists And What YOU Can Do About It

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Lester Chambers was a mega-profitable musician. The problem was he wasn’t the one getting the profit. For decades the music industry had a stranglehold on which songs got recorded and which artists got paid. All that is changing thanks to a few entrepreneurs and the Internet. That is a pretty depressing life story, isn’t it? Well […]

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A provocative treatment program for pedophiles in Germany is raising some eyebrows.

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No one wants to see the sexual abuse of children occur. As a result, in most cultures, pedophilia sexual attraction to children carries tremendous stigma. This stigma often drives pedophiles underground, and out of sight. But does that work to keep children safe? Is there a better way? A group in Germany has been running […]

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21 times Cher kept it real on Twitter.

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Cher. GIF from “Live! with Kelly and Michael.” Turning back time, getting you babe, believing in life after love … she’s got it covered. She’s CHER! When I saw Cher’s trill-to-the-max post about an incident of police brutality at Spring Valley High School … Read more: http://www.upworthy.com/21-times-cher-kept-it-real-on-twitter?c=tpstream

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What do Connie Britton’s hair and women’s equality have in common? Everything.

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There are but a few guarantees in life. The sun will rise. The sea will roar. And Connie Britton’s hair will be fabulous. Don’t try to fight it. The “Nashville” and “Friday Night Lights” star boasts an impeccable head of hair. We mere mortals are powerless against it. All GIFs from The Representation Project. In […]

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We'll Do Almost Anything To Get It, And These 12 Images Are The Proof

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Us industrious humans have altered over HALF of the face of the earth. Whoa. Here’s one way we do it. What you’re seeing: Going after coal in the densely forested Appalachian Mountains, mining companies peel back the earth to expose a layer cake of coal seams. Based on data from the Landsat 5 and Landsat […]

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