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05/21/2015 - 4:22pm

    President Barack Obama is a Christian (despite the fact that most Republicans apparently still believe that his "deep down" beliefs are Muslim, according to one poll conducted last year.)

    In fact, according to the Public Religion...

05/21/2015 - 3:26pm

    On April 19, 1965, just over 50 years ago, Gordon Moore, then the head of research for Fairchild Semiconductor and later one of the co-founders of Intel, was asked by Electronics Magazine to submit an article predicting what was going to happen to...

05/21/2015 - 3:09pm

    There's supposed to be an ancient Chinese curse: "May you live in interesting times." Even if it's not ancient or Chinese, it captures a certain truth. World War II was riveting. The Black Death was so fascinating that no one could talk...

05/21/2015 - 3:04pm

    Sweden's deputy prime minister Asa Romson was compelled to apologize on Monday after likening the migrant refugee crisis in the Mediterranean to the horrors of the Holocaust.

    In a televised...

05/21/2015 - 3:04pm

    Using the bathroom? Really? That's what this is going to come down to?

    Because that's the obsession of just about anyone who is still vexed by the idea that transgender Americans should...

05/21/2015 - 3:03pm

    It's not exactly a secret that big-time college sports often distort priorities on university campuses. But every once in a while, something bursts into public view to put those priorities in glaring relief.

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