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 2021-12-08 00:28 

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Americans Still Have a Bunch More Savings Than Before the Pandemic...

Why, exactly, do savings seem to have stayed stable?...

 2021-12-07 19:19 

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Is This Really the Democrats' Plan for the Midterms?...

DCCC chair Sean Maloney explains....

 2021-12-07 12:05 

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Dear Care and Feeding: I Don't Want to Be Complicit in My SIL's Holiday Lies...

Parenting advice on Christmas, privacy, and race....

 2021-12-07 11:00 

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Help! My Future Mother-in-Law Is Furious I'm Wearing White for My Second Wedding....

She's livid. About a dress color!...

 2021-12-07 10:45 

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Why We'll Never Stop Mourning the American Mall...

Its shiny, hysterical promises are hard to replace....

 2021-12-07 02:51 

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With a Grim Piece of Evidence, Prosecutors Summon Jeffrey Epstein's Ghost at the Ghislaine Maxwell Trial...

An eerie scene feet from where Maxwell sat in court....

 2021-12-06 23:36 

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Why the Year's Most Popular Song Never Went to No. 1...

The DaBaby controversy offered an accidental experiment in what so-called cancellation would do to a very popular song....

 2021-12-06 23:22 

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Where Does Succession Go After That Big Cliffhanger?...

Does Kendall survive? And can the show survive without him?...

 2021-12-06 22:08 

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I Finally Joined The Wing. It's Full of Men Now....

Its founder has been canceled and its "mission" has crumpled....

 2021-12-06 21:20 

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What if Old Buildings Are Greener Than New Ones?...

Leaky windows and gas furnaces don't necessarily make older structures climate villains....

 2021-12-06 18:59 

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Help! My Husband Expects Me to Spend Thousands of Dollars on His Christmas Gifts Every Year....

It's to the point where I wish we could just skip Christmas....

 2021-12-06 17:36 

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I'm the TikTok Couch Guy. Here's What It Was Like Being Investigated on the Internet....

The invasive TikTok sleuthing I experienced was not an isolated instance, but rather the latest manifestation of a large-scale sleuthing culture....

 2021-12-06 10:55 

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Dear Care and Feeding: My Husband and I Massively Disagree on What to Name Our Baby...

Parenting advice on baby names, battling cancer, and post-partum depression....

 2021-12-06 10:55 

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Spielberg's Dazzling West Side Story Proves the Controversial Musical Still Has Something to Say...

The new movie shows there's still a place for the troublesome, ever-evolving show....

 2021-12-06 03:05 

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Here Are All the Clues That Set Up Succession 's Huge Plot Twist...

Turns out the HBO show has been dropping hints all season....

 2021-12-05 23:10 

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I Just Discovered the Secret to Mind-Blowingly Hot Sex. The Problem Is, It Wasn't With My Girlfriend....

I want to do it with her, but I have a dilemma....

 2021-12-05 22:08 

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Sexual Misconduct Allegation Led to CNN Firing Chris Cuomo, Attorney Claims...

Debra Katz says her client, who wishes to remain anonymous, detailed the allegations to CNN last week....

 2021-12-05 20:43 

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Bob Dole, Longtime Senator and Presidential Hopeful, Dies at 98...

Dole ran for the presidency three times and was the Senate Republican leader for more than a decade....

 2021-12-05 13:00 

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Help! The Woman I Bullied in High School is Taking Her Revenge on My Sons....

I'm a little ashamed and just don't know what to do....

 2021-12-05 12:57 

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GOP Lawmaker Posts Christmas Photo of Family Holding Guns Days After School Shooting...

Many were quick to criticize Rep. Thomas Massie of Kentucky for the photo that features lots of military-style weapons....

 2021-12-05 12:00 

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Dear Care and Feeding: I Can't Believe What I Read on My Granddad's Phone...

Parenting advice on cheating grandparents, stepchildren, and frank sex talk....

 2021-12-05 11:44 

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Trump Statement Accidentally Insults Those Who Believe Election Fraud Claims...

The former president appeared to get tripped up by a double negative....

 2021-12-05 00:55 

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CNN Fires Chris Cuomo After Investigation Into Help He Gave Brother Andrew Cuomo...

The termination came mere days after the network had indefinitely suspended the star anchor....

 2021-12-04 21:44 

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U.S. Intelligence Sees Signs Russia Is Planning Massive Military Offensive Against Ukraine...

Biden and Putin are scheduled to hold a video call on Tuesday....

 2021-12-04 19:34 

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Omicron Seems to Spread Quickly. But it Hasn't Caused Any Deaths....

It could be better at skirting natural immunity....

 2021-12-04 16:00 

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The Life and Death of an All-American Slave Ship...

How 19th century slave traders used, and reused, the brig named Uncas....

 2021-12-04 15:18 

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Parents of Michigan School Shooting Suspect Arrested After Intense Manhunt...

James and Jennifer Crumbley were detained 12 hours after they were charged with four counts of involuntary manslaughter....

 2021-12-04 15:00 

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Tennis Diplomacy and Online Freedom...

Plus, stories from the recent past of Future Tense....

 2021-12-04 14:40 

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The Lawyer Who Defended Abortion Rights at SCOTUS Explains What It Was Like...

"This case is just about whether Roe should be overturned, and so it was very, very different."...

 2021-12-04 14:00 

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In Defense of All the Things Jurassic World Gets Wrong About Dinosaurs...

The short film received backlash from experts, but they're missing a big point....

 2021-12-04 13:00 

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Help! I Got Laid Off, and I Think I'd Like to Live Off My Spouse's Job Forever....

What if I'm just happier hanging around the house?...

 2021-12-04 10:45 

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Dr. Oz Joins a Robust List of Nutso Senate Races Already Underway...

Welcome to the Battle for America's Senate Soul 2022....

 2021-12-04 10:40 

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Stephen Sondheim Didn't Just Change Musicals Forever...

He also helped introduce the U.S. to a new kind of crossword...

 2021-12-04 00:50 

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Alice Sebold's Memoir About Her Rape Is Even More Brutal to Read Now...

The uncanniness of rereading Lucky now that the man Alice Sebold identified as her rapist has been exonerated....

 2021-12-03 23:21 

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The Fox NewsQAnon Rift That Maybe Revealed Tucker Carlson Asking Hunter Biden to Help His Son Get Into College...

Attorney Lin Wood of "stolen eletion" fame made the claim against Carlson as part of a spiraling feud involving the Kyle Rittenhouse case....

 2021-12-03 19:14 

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Can Apple Take Down the World's Most Notorious Spyware Company?...

Pegasus, the spyware popular with authoritarian countries, needs to be put out to pasture....

 2021-12-03 18:24 

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Meet the Trump Fanatics Who Have Taken Over Elections in a Critical Swing State...

What happens if Michigan GOP canvassers go rogue next time?...

 2021-12-03 17:58 

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Why You Shouldn't Worry Too Much About the Crummy Jobs Report...

COVID has really messed with the normal count....

 2021-12-03 15:59 

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The Exploding Market for Devices That Help You Evade Corporate Productivity Trackers...

When going "inactive" could mean a reprimand or worse....

 2021-12-03 13:00 

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One of the Most Unusual Cybersecurity Stories of the Year Is Getting More Complicated...

The FBI shut down some encrypted platforms to trick criminals into joining its own. Now one of those platforms is fighting back....

 2021-12-03 10:58 

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Dear Care and Feeding: My Son's School Called About His Laptop Usage, and I'm Extremely Worried...

Parenting advice on school laptops, cruel grandparents, and sleep training....

 2021-12-03 00:40 

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Outlawing Abortion Will Increase Child Poverty. Republicans Couldn't Care Less....

Overturning Roe is the pro-poverty position....

 2021-12-02 23:27 

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Jeffrey Epstein's Little Black Book Makes Its Courtroom Debut...

Day four of Ghislaine Maxwell's trial was a tease of the book, and detailed testimony on the scene at Epstein's Palm Beach mansion....

 2021-12-02 22:52 

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Let's Talk About Kenny G...

A new HBO documentary rethinks the legendary—and legendarily despised—smooth jazz colossus....

 2021-12-02 22:05 

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Can Biden and Putin Stop Ukraine Tensions From Becoming a Real Crisis?...

NATO will not let Ukraine join any time soon. So it seems odd to insist on the right to do something that we have no intention of doing in the first place....

 2021-12-02 21:27 

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Stacey Abrams Could Win This Time...

The national climate is against her. She'll motivate the Republican base. But here's why she might have a better shot this second time around....

 2021-12-02 20:56 

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D.C.'s National Guard Should Be Controlled By Its Mayor, Not by a President Like Trump...

The National Guard didn't turn up in time on Jan. 6, but Congress may be about to fix that....

 2021-12-02 20:30 

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A Detailed List of What Kamala Harris Should Do to Be More Popular...

The opportunity to save Christmas is just sitting right there—someone should take it, why not Kamala?...

 2021-12-02 19:49 

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Kenny G Explains Why He Did a Documentary About How Much People Hate Him...

He's the bestselling jazz musician of all time, and also the most despised. Why?...

 2021-12-02 19:40 

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I Really Don't Want the House My In-Laws Are Giving Us...

It's too big, it's too open-concept, it's too far from Culture!...

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