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The Fembots of Ashley Madison

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gizmodo.com - Now we know that almost none of the woman in the Ashley Madison database ever used the site. The question is, was this a deliberate fraud? Or was it just a dating site gone wrong? Yesterday I publi...

Tech nerds are smart. But they can't seem to get their heads around politics.

vox.com - Sometimes I try to explain to my kids that I grew up in a time — a dark age known as The Eighties — when reading comic books, playing fantasy-based card games, watching Dr. Who, or being really int...

The Extent of Loneliness: Lolito by Ben Brooks

electricliterature.com - I once spent the night with a girl I met online. I was twenty-five at the time and had recently moved to a Vermont town so small it didn’t even qualify as a town—officially, it was a village. I wor...

Assistant Professor, Design and Visual Analytics at Boston University

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chroniclevitae.com - The Department of Mass Communication, Advertising, and Public Relations at Boston University's College of Communication is seeking a tenure-track Assistant Professor in the area of design thinking,...

Books To Read If You Love The Perks of Being A Wallflower

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bookriot.com - One of the most popular requests we see pop up here on Book Riot is for what books to read if you enjoyed Stephen Chbosky’s classic The Perks of Being a Wallflower. While we’ve made a list before o...

Kevin Smokler

Author of "Practical Classics: 50 Reasons to Reread 50 Books Your Haven't TOuched Since High School." Crazy about publishing, media, journalism, our times, and animal group names. Prone to oversharing.

Can San Francisco establish its first urban vineyard since the 19th century?

theguardian.com - Winemaking is not new to San Francisco. In the 19th century, hills were lined with grapevines – a familiar sight for many of the Europeans hoping to make it rich in California’s gold rush. In 2015,...

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VISIONARIES TRIBUTE WILL HONOR JON ALPERT, BARBARA KOPPLE & FREDERICK WISEMAN

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docnyc.net - DOC NYC, America’s largest documentary film festival (November 12-19, 2015), starts strong on November 12 with the second annual Visionaries Tribute at an afternoon luncheon presenting Lifetime Ach...

DOC NYC KICKS OFF WITH MISS SHARON JONES! AS OPENING NIGHT FILM

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