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In 83 Seconds, You May Think World Leaders Are Deluded. You May Also Have A New Favorite Goofy Song.

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In 83 Seconds, You May Think World Leaders Are Deluded. You May Also Have A New Favorite Goofy Song.

It’s like an insanely big game of tag gone horribly wrong: “You’re it!” Countries have been playing it since 1992, and I’m not sure anyone’s having that much fun. The climate sure isn’t. Read more: http://upworthy.com/in-83-seconds-you-may-think-world-leaders-are-deluded-you-may-also-have-a-new-favorite-goofy-song

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Startups Are Revamping Government in San Francisco

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Startups Are Revamping Government in San Francisco

Technology is disrupting everything it touches, from arts to government. But with disruption comes an opportunity to innovate. And of all the places where innovation is overdue, government takes the top spot. This episode of Revolution features Jay Nath, who serves as chief innovation officer for the City of San Francisco. Nath works with Mayor […]

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People Want To Defund Planned Parenthood — But What Would That Actually Mean?

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People Want To Defund Planned Parenthood -- But What Would That Actually Mean?

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What the New Cybersecurity Standards Mean for Federal Contractors

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What the New Cybersecurity Standards Mean for Federal Contractors

In this Jan. 23, 2014 file photo, President Barack Obama speaks in the East Room of the White House in Washington. Image: Carolyn Kaster/Associated Press The White House on Wednesday issued voluntary cyber standards aimed at defending key private networks essential to U.S. society – but it could be years before the benefits are noticeable. […]

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When I Hear 'Tougher State Gun Laws,' I Think Of These 3 Maps. They're Burned Into My Mind.

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When I Hear 'Tougher State Gun Laws,' I Think Of These 3 Maps. They're Burned Into My Mind.

These maps show that states working hard to pass strict gun-control laws are mostly doing it in vain because the most permissive state laws in the U.S. sets the bar. And the bar is low. So it’s basically like that age-old saying, with a twist — if your friend jumps of a cliff/passes a really […]

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Two US Navy Ships Carrying 10 Soldiers Are Being Held By The Iranian Government

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Two US Navy Ships Carrying 10 Soldiers Are Being Held By The Iranian Government

Two US Navy boats carrying 1o American soldiers were seized in the Persian Gulf on Tuesday after possibly drifting into Iranian waters, NBC reports. The boats, and the soldiers, are being detained at Farsi Island by Iranian military troops. According to reports, the soldiers were training at sea when one of the boats may have […]

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The Fight Between Them Is Super Duper Historical, And Also Super Duper Over — For One Big Reason

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The Fight Between Them Is Super Duper Historical, And Also Super Duper Over — For One Big Reason

You live on land where you probably would like to continue living, right? Without some business just straight up telling you to leave because they’ve got business to do? That’s what’s happening to these folks — and it ain’t far from happening to any of us. So maybe more people should know about it, huh? […]

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These Conspiracy Theories Are Just Crazy Enough To Be True. Can Someone Explain #5?

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These Conspiracy Theories Are Just Crazy Enough To Be True. Can Someone Explain #5?

Conspiracy theorists are usually swept under the table and deemed crazy people in need of some intense psychiatric help…but then…some of them actually kind of make sense. Reading into these ideas might make you feel a little nuts, but don’t worry. You’re not the only one. 1. Princess Diana: Many believe “the People’s Princess” was […]

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