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Dec 29, 2013 02:48 PM ET // AFP
Marijuana users in Colorado and Washington are counting down the hours before the western US states become the first to legalize recreational pot shops on Jan. 1.
Nov 4, 2011 11:00 AM ET // Alice Truong
Thanks to Netflix and Hulu, watching movies online is ridiculously easy. What takes a bit more finagling though is streaming that exact movie you're looking for, especially given how often the terms of content licenses change. Hailed as the Kayak for streaming services by Gizmodo, sol...
Nov 8, 2011 03:43 PM ET // Alice Truong
Flights on Ryanair are about to get a lot more awkward. Michael O'Leary, the airline's boss, said he's aiming to launch in-flight entertainment options like hotel rooms' pay-TV service, The Sun reported. With such a proposed plan, passengers could log into a Ryanair app on tablets and smartphones t...
Apr 11, 2012 09:06 AM ET // Benjamin Radford
A closer look at the advertising campaign for the new film "Bully" reveals both commercialism and activism.
Oct 15, 2010 04:22 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
The new film 'Catfish' is a case study of the strange mental illness called factitious disorder.
Aug 12, 2011 06:01 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
A drowned boy's miraculous recovery sheds light on how miracles are very much in the minds of those who see them.
Jan 6, 2011 04:30 PM ET // Benjamin Radford
An upcoming study published in a scientific journal claims evidence for psychic powers; skeptics aren't so sure.
Aug 31, 2010 12:26 AM ET // Benjamin Radford
In 2009, senators and congressmen joined adoption groups in protesting a horror film called 'Orphan', fearing it would lead to hatred of orphans and a drop in adoptions. A year later, was the concern fact or fiction?
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