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medicine

The ethical minefield of crowdfunding for medicine

July 16, 2019 12:14 pm

Many rare illnesses wouldn’t be curable without Big Pharma. But who should be able to access the breakthrough drugs they create?

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The brief bravery of Scarlett Johansson

July 15, 2019 4:00 pm

Perhaps the actress would be better off playing a tree than a person with convictions

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A brief history of selling bath water

July 14, 2019 4:28 pm

What connects Belle Delphine with the leader of a doomsday cult and a Japanese girl punk band?

journalist

Who counts as a journalist, anyway?

July 13, 2019 7:49 pm

Many of us are still clinging to a mindset in which the ‘journalist’ is hailed as an ideal without prejudice or bias

lego

Lego quote accounts are the new front of the culture war

July 12, 2019 2:50 pm

First a milkshake, now a plastic brick

twitter

10 things I’d like to see in ‘a whole new Twitter’

July 11, 2019 2:28 pm

I have taken the liberty of proposing some changes that will actually benefit Twitter’s user base

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I drank Belle Delphine’s GamerGirl Bath Water

July 10, 2019 1:15 pm

Now my tummy hurts

deepnudes

The naked truth about deepnudes

July 10, 2019 11:11 am

The stripping of dignity and democracy

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Where is the outrage from the right over Ben Garrison’s White House invite?

July 8, 2019 7:49 pm

Concern for Jews has become a political tool, wielded by both the left and the right at their convenience

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The Dalai Lama’s beauty contest

July 5, 2019 11:55 am

Sexism, spiritual hotness, or the simple truth?

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WATCH: Andrew Yang’s Bottle Cap Challenge

July 3, 2019 3:14 pm

This clip alone should qualify him for the September debate

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Trump moms are the best people in America

July 3, 2019 12:11 pm

They believe in you when no one else will

andy ngo

Did Andy Ngo get what he deserved?

June 30, 2019 12:11 pm

The left blames the victim

Andy Ngo (centre) in the centre of a Portland Antifa demonstration

Portland Antifa are the real fascists

June 30, 2019 9:12 am

Beating up a journalist because he or she criticizes your political ideology is what the Nazi party did in Germany in the 1930s

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How I accidentally became a Mayor Pete cosplayer

June 27, 2019 5:23 pm

Time to reassess my sartorial choices

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Are viewers falling out of love with the Trump presidency?

June 25, 2019 6:30 pm

Watching the Donald used to be unmissable television. What happened?

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Oberlin College and the rise of social justice vengeance

June 19, 2019 11:01 am

Could a bakery’s court win over a liberal arts school be the turn of the tide?

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Harvard is more racist than Kyle Kashuv

June 17, 2019 4:29 pm

The Ivies won’t apologize for discriminating against Asian Americans

desmond is amazing

Desmond is Amazing is amazing

June 13, 2019 5:05 pm

The Right fear what they do not understand

us wnt soccer scandal

In America, we have no sense of a soccer scandal

June 13, 2019 3:39 pm

The USWNT’s celebrations are a perfect excuse for faux outrage

john cleese

Common sense is the real generation gap – just ask John Cleese

June 13, 2019 11:32 am

What has he done? He has Said Something On Twitter

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Nike’s fattequins are gaslighting American women

June 12, 2019 5:16 pm

Tanya Gold isn’t fatphobic

jon stewart congressional testimony

When did Congressional testimony become performance art?

June 12, 2019 11:49 am

When you address a committee, you are competing for attention and influence on the internet

facebook

Facebook is the world’s worst coffee house

June 12, 2019 6:00 am

The social media giant is bad for the press and bad for freedom

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How C.S. Lewis predicted Instagram

June 7, 2019 1:51 pm

On Instagram, like Pornhub, you can sort by fetish