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Front Page News

Cutie: Hi, how are you? We are fine and we’re doing great. Happy to be here. Granddaughter: How do you feel about being viral? Cutie: Of course, what else could I be? [Harry yawns] Cutie: You see how viral he is. When he’s awake he is. Granddaughter: So today an article came out about you …

Average American vs Average Chinese Person

Average American vs Average Chinese Person

Long before the United States was even a thing, China saw itself as the civilized center of the universe. For hundreds of years it was indeed home to a magnificent civilization, way ahead of those soon-to-be-brilliant European powerhouses. When the Europeans started exploring the world in the 15th century in what we now call the, …

The history of marriage – Alex Gendler

The history of marriage – Alex Gendler

There have been many different things written and said about marriage. From the sweetly inspirational to the hilariously cynical. But what many of them have in common is that they sound like they express a universal and timeless truth, when in fact nearly everything about marriage, from its main purpose to the kinds of relationships …

The History of Marriage

The History of Marriage

Marry for love? For most of history, the idea would have seemed silly. Marriage was essential for day-to-day survival, for reproduction and social acceptance. Today, we marry for love—and so much more. But how did we get here? Music playing Let’s look to Abraham Maslow as our unlikely tour guide. Maybe you learned in Psych …

Kids Read Parents’ Search Histories

Kids Read Parents’ Search Histories

– Okay, okay, okay, okay, okay, okay. – Go to Google and look up the history, what the hell! – Alright. Hey, you’re sweating a lot over here. – I am sweating. (silly music) – Hi mom. – Hi daughter. – We’re about to go into my search history so Adam can see things about …