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April 21, 2015
Tracking Down a Childhood Bully 40 Years Later (Audio)
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Dec 02, 2013
The Veronica Mars Kickstarter Project Is Great News for the Show’s Fans, Women, Movie Lovers
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Feb 19, 2013
Time for English Teachers To Replace Catcher in the Rye
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Why Parents (and Teachers) Should Embrace Captain Underpants
Sept 07, 2012
Cute Little Psychokillers: Why “Bad Seed” Films Are So Unsettling and So Popular
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Thomas the Tank Engine: The popular children’s show is sadly nostalgic for British imperialism.
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What Geraldine Ferraro Taught Me About Toughness
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