Man Crying: 10 Ways to Justify Your Leaky Eyeholes

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Yes, there is a manly way to cry. Or at least a manly way to to explain why your face is wetter than usual.

The Cruelty of Children

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Renowned educator Vivian Paley on the hidden curriculum that reinforces feelings of inadequacy.

Surviving School: 6 Rules Some Chicago Teens Live By

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This American Life spent 5 months at a high school in Chicago’s most dangerous neighborhood. Here’s what they learned.

Voting for Humanity

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In this installment of “Love, Recorded,” Matt wants to vote for babies and a man in line to vote has a possible heart attack.

The NPR Commentator and the 47 Percent

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You may have heard Dave Dickerson on NPR and thought he was doing pretty well, but in fact he was homeless most of last year.

Foxconn: Mike Daisey’s “Lies” Appear To Be Mostly True

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Mark Radcliffe notes that discoveries of more violations at Apple’s Foxconn manufacturing plant in China prove that Mike Daisey wasn’t as wrong as once thought.

The Agony and Ecstasy of Mike Daisey

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Mark Radcliffe believes there is still an important message behind Mike Daisey’s now-disgraced theatrical performance.

Guestpost #51: JP Davidson – Ten things I’ve learned from being a moderately successful podcaster

TweetFor over a year, JP Davidson has been creating I Like You (http://ilikeyoupodcast.com), a weekly podcast about love, like, dating, and the opposites of those things with his partner Elah Feder in Toronto. Bringing together true stories full of depth, humour, and heart, JP and Elah don’t just study love – they snuggle it into […]

The 10 at 10

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Tiny flying frenemies punch you in the face. And Robert De Niro cracks a smile.

The 10 at 10: January 4

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Bored? really bored? procrastinating? how ’bout some Debtris?