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Marilyn Chambers Dead At 56

AMERICAN VOICES
Marilyn Chambers, the former pornographic film actress who starred in the film Behind The Green Door and was the face of Ivory Snow detergent,...

2011: International

AMERICAN VOICES
This year saw political unrest in the Middle East and Russia, economic crisis in Europe, and a former president of the Ivory Coast on trial in the Hague.

The Bird Sniffer

TV LISTINGS
PBS 8:00 p.m. EDT/7:00 p.m. CDT Ornithologist and acclaimed odor-describer Dr. Charles Wemple attempts to get a rare whiff of a freshly hatched ivory-billed woodpecker before the mother pecks the ...

Elephant Poaching Up Dramatically

AMERICAN VOICES
According to recent reports from advocacy groups, elephants in central Africa are being slaughtered at rates unseen since the 1980s, with ivory prices skyrocketing due to increased demand from emer...

Shepard's Pie: The Seattle Seahawks Have Mothers Too

BLOG
First of all: How dare all of us. It's very easy to pass judgement from our ivory pulpits with our platinum gavels. We see a team finish 7-9 and we immediately think that they are somehow undeservi...

Unsolved Hip-Hop Crimes

INFOGRAPHIC
Now that a suspect has finally been named in the 2002 killing of Jam Master Jay, police have turned their attention to other unsolved hip-hop...

The Pros And Cons Of Free Community College

INFOGRAPHIC
As part of an effort to make higher education accessible to all Americans, President Obama has proposed offering two free years of community college to qualified students, a plan critics say is too...

Universal Options Hasbro

INFOGRAPHIC
Universal Studios signed a six-year, four-picture deal with Hasbro that will dip into the popular toy manufacturer's game catalog to produce...

Bakelite! Substance Of The Future!

COMMENTARY
Yesterday, I asked my man-servant Standish to bring forth the telephone-device, so that I could give my idiot spendthrift son G. Braintree a stern dressing-down.

Snotty Teenage Girls Convene for World Summit

NEWS
OSLO, NORWAY—Delegations of snotty teenage girls descended upon the Norwegian capital from all over the world this past weekend, gathering for a historic five-day summit.

Pope Insanity MXLV Selected

NEWS
VATICAN CITY—Following the ceremonial rising of the white smoke and pealing of the St. Peter’s Basilica bells earlier this afternoon, black clouds suddenly darkened the Vatican City sky...

Job-Hunting Tips

INFOGRAPHIC: TIPS
Today's job market is more competitive than ever. Here are some tips to help give you the edge:

American Life Turns Into Bad Jerry Bruckheimer Movie

NEWS
NEW YORK—In the two weeks since terrorists crashed hijacked planes into the World Trade Center and Pentagon, American life has come to resemble a bad Jerry Bruckheimer-produced action/disaste...

RNC Coverage: Judge Not

BLOG
Leaving the Caribou Coffee Outpost behind, I traveled around the bend and came to a Clearing: