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What Were in Hillary’s Emails? We Have Some Guesses
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In random political scandal news, the media is abuzz about Hillary Clinton’s email habits when it came to light that she used a personal email address, not a government-issued one while serving as Secretary of State.

Some would say this is an innocuous detail – Clinton’s camp is alleging that Secretaries of State before her have done the same thing – but other sources think that this is an indication that Clinton may have had something to hide. Fortunately, we did a little fictional digging and found gold. More

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‘Orange is the New Black’ Announces June Return and The Cast is Freaking Out
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For those of you who have already finished binge watching House of Cards and are foaming at the mouth for more high-drama goodness, there’s a celebration on the horizon. Netflix has confirmed that Orange is the New Black returns for an action-packed third season on June 12th, and the cast took to social media to prove that they’re just as excited as you are. More

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Anti-Vaccination Children’s Books Are A Thing Now, Apparently
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The anti-vaccination movement has been highly controversial topic in recent years, and not without cause – parents refusing to vaccinate their children have led to several measles scares and even the death of young people. Enter Melanie’s Marvellous Measles, a children’s book by Stephanie Messenger that was released in 2012 that details the positive side of naturally recovering from measles. More

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Beat the Late Winter Blues in Boston With March’s Comedy Shows
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The weather in Boston this winter has been absolutely miserable. With even more snow in the forecast, it’s very easy to feel sad and down as summer seems so far away. Rather than sulking while walking between massive mounds of snow, there are several comedy shows around Boston this month that will hopefully cheer you up. Here are the ones I’m excited for. More

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The Secret Word is ‘Netflix': Pee-wee Herman to Star in New Film
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Fans of Paul Reubens and Pee-wee Herman, feel free to scream – the secret word is “Netflix,” and there’s plenty of reason to say it. Reubens, along with producer Judd Apatow and writer Paul Rust (Comedy Bang! Bang! and Arrested Development) have signed on to produce Pee-wee’s Big Holiday, a feature film that will begin production next month and premiere exclusively on Netflix (AHHHHH!). More

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Popular Web Comic XKCD’s Boston-Based Author Explains Snow Removal With Science
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Here in Boston, you may or may not have heard of xkcd– an award-winning web comic run by former NASA roboticist and Somerville resident Randall Munroe, described by the author as “a webcomic of romance, sarcasm, math, and language.” Since July 2012 there has been a sporadically published section of the comic called xkcd-What If, dedicated to answering unusual, often fantastically hypothetical questions posed by readers with hard science. More