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When filmmaker Laura Poitras and journalist Glenn Greenwald flew to Hong Kong to meet Edward Snowden for the first time,..
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Filmmaker Tatia Pilieva asked 20 strangers to kiss for the first time: the resulting video comes in at #3 for..
This is the cornfield next to my mother’s home in NH. Just recently the GMO signs in the field went..
Don Rickles mocks Ronald Reagan Colbert roasts George W. Bush. “A king was a vertebrated animal, like anyone else; and..
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As almost every aspect of our society becomes interconnected and evolved, it would only make sense that commerce evolves as..