So you might have been following CISPA, and might be aware of the SOPA/PIPA shitshow that took place in Congress earlier this year, but do you know about ACTA -- the Anti-Counterfeiting Trade Agreement? If not, don't sweat: We'll gladly get you up to speed. That's what we're here for! So what is ... More >>
A new survey reveals that most people don't know how many calories they should consume in a day to maintain their current weight. [USA Today] An ongoing stalemate has led the European Commission to let national and local governments decide for themselves whether they will allow genetically m ... More >>
Subway has issued an apology for the salmonella poisoning suffered by customers in Illinois. The company has replaced all lettuce, green peppers, red onion, and tomatoes from the state's locations. [Nation's Restaurant News] A campaign to save Nutella has sprung up in Italy in the face of pr ... More >>
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The butcher of Tibet, and America's sporting president
People around the world who arent our enemies now distrust us as allies
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CIA war crimes in Europe are now under official investigation there, but not here
The Global Economy, as Told Through a Tee
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NSA fends off house right-wingers, claiming attorney-client privilege
The U.S.-led ECHELON spy network is eavesdropping on the whole world