Russian President Putin wants to devise a means of controlling, rather than banning, rap music as its popularity rises with Russian youth.
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It’s probably later than you think, and long after the Internet became widespread.
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It's an essay about race, but really the author is bitching about being unable to use a useless art degree.
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Shirley Wang's father, Lin, was on a business trip when he ran into NBA Hall of Famer Charles Barkley. It was the beginning of a friendship.
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The economy is thriving, but many Americans say they aren't seeing a difference in their paychecks.
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There was a coal fire going on below deck for days that the crew was unable to put out. The ship sailed anyway with a fire burning away in the hull.
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More and more blogs using Medium. And while a few years ago that might have seemed like a good idea, that's definitely not the case anymore.
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It likely would be billed as a flat surcharge per customer—one of those irksome fees at the bottom of your wireless bill—not a fee per text.
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After an unexpected surge in growth (thanks to crytocurrency mining) sales are plummeting.
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Despite overwhelming evidence to the contrary, there is a burgeoning movement of Flat Earth believers, and I got to attend one of their conferences.
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Why Louisiana Stays Poor

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With all Louisiana's wealth in natural resources and industry, WHY DO WE STAY SO POOR?
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If you're not hyped for Star Trek Beyond's Enterprise destroying madness, don't worry—we're living in the golden age of Star Trek web series.
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Netflix spends a lot more than you probably think. The "why" and "how" is critical to understanding its future.
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An American boy who reviews toys is this year's highest-earning YouTube star, according to Forbes.
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Dublin's landlords would rather put their properties on Airbnb than rent to local families. There are echoes in cities around the world
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Heather Havrilesky, answers a question from a reader who feels like she’s broke, friendless, and has wasted her whole life.
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Jenny Bhatt recalls the rites of passage that led to her shift in identity from corporate executive to woman writer of color.
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The Psychedelic Effect in Film

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A brief video essay on how filmmakers can convey the psychedelic experience in their films.
Priests are fielding more requests than ever for help with demonic possession, and a centuries-old practice is finding new life in the modern world.
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Do we need Facebook?
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