The future is high-end Chinese food.

Why Some Cuisines Are More Expensive Than Others: A Theory

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HELIUM DREAMS - A new generation of airships is born. Much of the world has no access to paved roads. Vast cargo-bearing airships could reach places that planes and trucks can’t.

A New Generation of Airships Is Born

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Aren’t more white people than black people killed by police? Yes, but no

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When You're Accustomed To Privilege, Equality Feels Like Oppression

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EDITORIAL: What I Said When My White Friend Asked for My Black Opinion on White Privilege

EDITORIAL: What I Said When My White Friend Asked for My Black Opinion on White Privilege

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Personally I don't find ‘Where Are You From" an offensive question, though there are better ways of getting to know someone. Just don't ever follow it up with "No, where are you *really* from"

4 Reasons Asking ‘Where Are You From?' Is Offensive

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The inescapable trilemma of the world economy - Sometimes simple and bold ideas help us see more clearly a complex reality that requires nuanced approaches. I have an "impossibility theorem" for the global economy that is like that. It says that democracy, national sovereignty and global economic integration...

The inescapable trilemma of the world economy

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Britain just killed globalization as we know it - trade-offs the "inescapable trilemma of the world economy." What that means is that we can have any two of these three things, but never all three: democracy, national sovereignty and global economic integration. In other words, you can't have people voting their own interests, in a country that always places its own interests above the shared interests of the global community, while also stitching everyone's economies together seamlessly.

Britain just killed globalization as we know it

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Saying 'what kind of an idiot doesn't know about the Yellowstone supervolcano' is so much more boring than telling someone about the Yellowstone supervolcano for the first time.

1053: Ten Thousand

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Taiye Selasi - Don't ask where I'm from, ask where I'm a local : When someone asks you where you're from … do you sometimes not know how to answer? Writer Taiye Selasi speaks on behalf of "multi-local" people, who feel at home in the town where they grew up, the city they live now and maybe another place or two. "How can I come from a country?" she asks. "How can a human being come from a concept?"

Transcript of "Don't ask where I'm from, ask where I'm a local"

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Home PagePoliticsOpinionsSportsLocalNationalWorldBusinessTechLifestyleEntertainmentCrosswordsVideoPhotographyWashington Post LiveLive ChatsReal EstateCarsJobsWP BrandConnectClassifiedsPartners washingtonpost.com1996-2016 The Washington PostTerms of ServicePrivacy PolicySubmissions and Discussion PolicyRSS Terms of ServiceAd Choices Men who harass women online are quite literally losers, new study finds - Researchers watched how men treated women during 163 plays of the video game Halo 3...

Men who harass women online are quite literally losers, new study finds

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Mind Your Own Womb

Mind Your Own Womb

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Chris Hadfield - An Astronaut's Advice

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The powerful message Lena Dunham dedicated to the Stanford sexual assault survivor "While it's just the four of us here right now," Dunham and the "Girls" cast said, "we hope to represent the solidarity and support all survivors should be able to find."

The powerful message Lena Dunham dedicated to the Stanford sexual assault survivor

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Canada's energy superpower status threatened as world shifts off fossil fuel, federal think-tank warns

Fossil fuel decline could be 'faster than expected,' government think-tank warns

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ON STEVE ROGERS #1, ANTISEMITISM, AND PUBLICITY STUNTS

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You Don't Tug On Superman's Cape

You Don’t Tug On Superman’s Cape

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Commons spat robs nanny of chance to speak on foreign worker program #elbowgate

Commons spat robs nanny of chance to speak on foreign worker program

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People who wonder if the glass is half empty or half full, miss the point. The glass is refillable.

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Hate all you want, but a burning Fort McMurray was pretty happy it had a bunch of oil companies next door

Tristin Hopper: Hate all you want, but a burning Fort McMurray was pretty happy it had a bunch of oil companies next door

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Some good advice from Helen Mirren

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If you feel the need to comment on someone else's parenting, think gain and MYOB! Adoptive mom writes open letter to nosy lady in Target who shamed her for 'spoiling' her daughter.

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HAPPY MOTHER’S DAY: KIDS’ SCREEN TIME IS A FEMINIST ISSUE

Happy Mother's Day: Kids' Screen Time is a Feminist Issue | JSTOR Daily

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Video: The Guardian Says Correcting Grammar Is Racist; Expression Of White Privilege.   Correcting grammatical errors is typically a function of a racial “power imbalance” used to silence minorities who a “struggling” to have their voices heard, according to a journalist at communist bastion The Guardian.

Video: The Guardian Says Correcting Grammar Is Racist; Expression Of White Privilege

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Google and Apple alum says using this word can damage your credibility

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