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Top 10 ‘Luxury Items’ to Tax in Addition to Tampons


Across the United States, tampons and other feminine hygiene products are being taxed as luxury items, an entirely appropriate idea when you consider what a luxury having your period is.

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The Moon: Who Will Lead It?


He already thinks he hung it, so Donald Trump would be a natural leader for Jeb Bush’s future moon colony.

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Digital Cheese


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Some bloggers claim to be outraged by Facebook social experiments, but anybody not expecting to be pushed, filed, stamped, indexed, briefed, debriefed and numbered is probably a big fan of the tooth fairy and still drinking juice out of a sippy cup, wearing footy pajamas.

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Glassholes and Glasswipes


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The nerds have come full circle, shedding their recently acquired soft fuzzy status as lovable underdogs to once again be reviled.

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We’re Running Out of Ways to Kill People—Legally


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You’d think that we Americans would have enough stuff to worry about. Severe drought desiccating a third of the country. A political system whose major talent is demonstrating stasis in action. The rich using the poor as fleshy paving stones for the road to mansions on the hill. Ben Affleck as Batman.

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50 Shades of Cool


It was more amusing than piano-playing kittens to see Barack Obama plug the Affordable Care Act on Zach Galifianakis’ Internet comedy show.

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Your Boss Is a Dick (A Glossary of Labor Terms, Translated)


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To help out my friends in organized labor, here is a glossary of key union terms, translated for everyone else.

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Etch A Sketch 2 Takes Gadget World by Storm

A new combatant entered the so-called tablet war today, and it’s already getting a big thumbs up from gadget aficionados: the Etch A Sketch 2.

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Unemployment Rose Last Week by Two and a Half Men

But in a possible boost for the California economy, pharmaceutical giant Pfizer today announced plans to begin marketing a new blockbuster drug called Charlie Sheen.

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Ahmadinejad Promises Democratic Reforms in Egypt

“Your call for democratic freedoms has been heard loud and clear,” Iranian President Mahmoud Ahmadinejad told the protesters. “And soon, they will be instituted in Egypt, where you can visit them.”

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