End Of An Era: David Letterman Will Retire In 2015

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It’s the end of an era for late night talk shows, as the last of the reigning kings steps down.

The Sweetest Upset

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Forgotten now, but four years ago the NCAA backed down in the face of fan opposition to a plan to expand the annual men’s basketball tournament to 96 teams. Brian Lutz says its one of the few times that fans won out over corporate greed.

Pope Francis: Catholic Church too ‘Obsessed’ With Social Issues

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Pope Francis believes it is time for the Catholic Church to find a new balance, with the focus being less on social issues and more on “healing the wounds of it’s faithful.”

Finding Love in a Cross-Cultural Digital World: An Interview with Antonio Sabato, Jr.

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Do you think that technology has ruined dating? What’s been your worst dating experience? What’s the most romantic thing that someone can do on a first date? Antonio Sabato, Jr. tells all.

“How I Met Your Mother” and the Dysfunctional Dad Narrative

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Will our fathers’ stories be our own?

Recipient of the Purple Heart ‘Humiliated’ by Security Screeners

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Cpl. Nathan Kemnitz said, “At some places I’m treated like royalty and at some like a terrorist. There’s got to be something in the middle.”

RAW STORY: Gay Activist Schools Tony Perkins: LGBT People Won’t ‘Use Up All the Marriage Licenses’

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Evan Wolfson assured Family Research Council President Tony Perkins that “the gay people are not going to use up all the marriage licenses” if the Supreme Court strikes down marriage discrimination.

Family of Austin Tice Still Asking for His Safe Return

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Freelance journalist still being held in Syria, 6 months after his abduction.

God Didn’t Give a F#%* Who Won the Super Bowl

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Liam Day questions the belief that God helps decide the outcomes of games.

The Best and Worst Gender Representations in Super Bowl Commercials

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Sarah Hope shares what she argues were the very best, and very worst of this year’s Super Bowl ads.

CBS Rejects PornHub’s Super Bowl Commercial, But Gives Kate Upton the Go Ahead

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What does Mercedes Benz have the PornHub doesn’t? Oh that’s right, Kate Upton.

VIDEO: A California Man Donates His Home to a Family For a Year

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Tony Tolbert learned about giving from his father, and he is putting those lessons to good use.

[VIDEO] Where Ships Go To Die

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The shipbreaking industry in Chittagong, Bangladesh is referred to as “hell on earth,” and for good reason.

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Cameron Conaway explores the human rights abuses in Chittagong’s notorious shipbreaking yards. Photographs by Pierre Torset.

Youth Without Youth

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J.R. Reed muses on a song that brings back memories of younger days.

Bubba Watson: Another Green Beret’s Son Wins a Green Jacket

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Jamie Reidy comments on the intriguing fact that Bubba Watson and Tiger Woods’s fathers both served in the U.S. Army’s Special Forces.