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Are Oscar Noms Missing the Mark Because of an Academy Age Gap?

After years of declining ratings and a series of botched proposed changes to the ceremony, the Oscars, airing […]

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4 Ways You Can Be More Hopepunk Today

There’s this speech at the end of the second “Lord of The Rings” movie. You might know the […]

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How Millennials Are Making Sense of Religion

Cheyanne Hewitt, 29, grew up in the Mormon religion and was taught to believe that “families are forever” […]

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‘Minding the Gap’ Director Bing Liu on Breaking the Abuse Cycle

You could say “Minding the Gap” is about skateboarding. You’d be right, if only by technicality. The documentary […]

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Making a Murderino: Unraveling the Unexpected Popularity of True Crime

Charles Brandes was a true crime late bloomer. Lots of the people who now claim true crime as […]

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Has the United States Ever Had a Dictator?

History’s dictators: They ruled with absolute authority. They seized or maintained control through force and violence, crushing all […]

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6 Surprising Ways You Use AI Every Day

Because of artificial intelligence, we have self-driving cars and robots that explore other planets. But just because your […]

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Was 2018 the Year Hollywood Embraced Representation?

The battle for diversity on the big screen rages on. Last summer, a study released by the University […]

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What Are Your Rights at Airport Security?

Even if you’ve never gotten so much as a parking ticket, going through airport security has a way […]