Go ahead, just let off some steam.
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October 11, 2016
With the taboo on swearing loosening over the past few decades, will profanity lose its effectiveness in spoken language?
It’s a uniquely American phenomenon for newspapers to suggest one candidate over the other.
People tend to assume that most papers have an inherent bias, so a group of economists looked at what happens when there's a surprise pick.
Boxer Jack Johnson was relentlessly reprimanded for his arrogance and opulent lifestyle. But what was the criticism really about?
The controversy over Kaepernick's refusal to stand for the National Anthem isn’t a watershed moment. It's only the latest chapter in a long history of people trying to control how black people behave.
In his new memoir ‘Born to Run,’ Bruce Springsteen details his lifelong battle with depression.
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With stigma about mental illness still pervasive, The Boss' frank admission helps shatter some of the most common stereotypes about depression.
Race and perceived beauty are closely intertwined.
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A sociologist wanted to know how simply self-identifying as 'multiracial' – regardless of how you actually looked – would influence your attractiveness.
The roll-out has been a bit clunky, but there’s potential.
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October 4, 2016
Live events like sports seemed immune to streaming services' assault on traditional broadcast TV. Now that might change.
Some say coddled kids need to be taught how to persevere through setbacks and disappointments.
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September 26, 2016
One of the newest trends in education is teaching students how to develop grit. But what's even meant by 'grit'? And what if grit means something different for everyone?
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September 28, 2016
The young adult novel "Eleanor & Park" is a frequent target for book challengers. But swears and sex aside, there's something deeply subversive – and important – about this controversial book.
From the depths of the dark web, the identities and location of pimps can be scrubbed.
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Two criminologists wanted to learn the tricks of the trade so they went to the source, interviewing over 70 pimps.
The Washington Redskins have been a flashpoint for the controversy surrounding Native American mascots.
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September 13, 2016
If your city has a team with a Native American mascot, you're more likely to hold stereotypical views of Native people.
Hunter Woodhall of the United States leads the 4x100m race before the team was disqualified, giving the victory to the squad from Germany.
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An Access World News database search says everything you need to know: Type in 'Deflategate' and you'll get nearly twice as many hits as 'Paralympics.'
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Researchers have studied the part of the brain associated with disgust to reveal people's true attitudes.