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California Barbers Are on the Front Lines in the Fight for Labor Equality

Two months ago, the entire staff of barbers walked out of Bottle & Barlow, a popular salon in Sacramento, leaving Anthony Gianotti, the owner, to…

A Gentleman’s Guide to Telling Everyone How You Want to Die

On June 8, 1948, Saskatchewan farmer Cecil George Harris fell off his tractor and became pinned beneath it. Fearing he might not survive, he used…

Yes, You Can Be Sued for Trying to Save Someone’s Life

Last month, one frantic redditor desperately asked for advice when they received a letter declaring that they were being charged for battery after performing the…

The Holdouts: Dry Towns in Otherwise Wet States

Believe it or not, there are a lot of dry towns still left in America—about 500 of them to be exact. Most of them are…