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Politico's Edward-Isaac Dovere Gambles His Sanity on a 4000-word Article About Debbie Wasserman Schultz's Predictable Flameout

She’s become a liability to the Democratic National Committee, and even to her own prospects, critics say

This news isn’t surprising, to anyone but hard-core Wasserman supporters (they must exist, somewhere, not counting her immediate family) but… 1,025 more words

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[BOOKS] Erwan Rambourg's ‘Bling Dynasty’

In 2011, Erwan Rambourg was a six-year veteran of the luxury industry as an analyst for HSBC, based in Paris, a city that many high-end brands call home. 603 more words

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Psychedelics: Poised for a Comeback

In an interview with The Daily Beast, author Tom Shroder explains why psychedelics are so important to veterans, and the roadblocks researchers face getting it to them. 833 more words
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The Private Self(ie)

Since the Jennifer Lawrence photo hack, Internet security has come under scrutiny. But why do many young women feel the need to take and share nude selfies in the first place? 939 more words

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Manuscript Monday: The Codex Gigas

Also known as “The Devil’s Bible,” this 13th-century Bohemian manuscript is believed by some to have been produced solely by a monk called Herman the Recluse. 102 more words

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