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Seismologists Fact-Check the Media’s Use of the Term ‘Seismic Shift’

On July 2nd, LeBron James announced he was leaving the Cleveland Cavaliers to join the L.A. Lakers. The L.A. Times called it a seismic shift….

ICYMI: Male Allies in the Fight Over Reproductive Rights, the Problem with the New ‘Sicario’ and…

Is there a worse title for a movie than Sicario: Day of the Soldado? I dunno, just sounds like a direct-to-video title (or I guess,…

Stoned Vaginas, Earwax Extraction YouTube Videos and Life in a Sex Cult: The Best of MEL from the…

This week, things started at rock bottom with Dwayne Johnson making another questionable career move (aka Rampage). Next, we dug deep into Coke Zero’s oddly…

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