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WORLD WITHOUT MIND

Wharton, University of Pennsylvania The K@W Network: English 简体中文 繁體中文 Español Portugués KWHS Log In Register Facebook Twitter LinkedIn Knowledge @ Wharton Search Topics Regions Research K@W Radio More About Technology A ‘World Without Mind’: Big Tech’s Dangerous Influence Oct 13, 2017 BooksBusiness RadioPodcasts North America Twitter Facebook LinkedIn Google+ Email Print Comment Quote Subscribe on iTunes! mic Listen to the podcast: Author Franklin Foer reflects on the dangers of losing ourselves in a society dependent on a handful of tech firms. Audio Player 00:00 23:12 Use Up/Down Arrow keys to increase or decrease volume. Supports K@W’s Technology Content French … more…

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GOOD BOOTY

UPROXX News Entertainment Music Sports Life/Discovery Video About Facebook Twitter Instagram YouTube Member Sex And The Soul Of American Music: Inside Ann Powers’ Masterful New Book ‘Good Booty’ #Sex #Prince Corbin Reiff 09.08.17 Facebook Twitter Harper Collins Is there a more taboo subject in the American consciousness today than sex? Politics maybe? But even then, people seem at least eager to bring up the topic in mixed company for debate. For whatever reason — our puritanical roots, the media, societal norms — ever since the first settlers arrived on these shores and planted their flag on the eastern seaboard, we … more…

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TRUMPS DEREGULATION

HOME U.S. News Markets Investing Tech Make It Video Shows More SUBSCRIBE › Pro LIVE TV Watchlist Politics Politics Elections White House Congress Law Taxes What Trump’s deregulation agenda misses John Harwood | @johnjharwood Published 4:24 PM ET Mon, 6 Feb 2017 Updated 7:49 AM ET Tue, 7 Feb 2017 CNBC.com Deregulation will free up billions in revenues: Expert   6:33 PM ET Mon, 6 Feb 2017 | 02:17 Keep one rule in mind about President Donald Trump’s deregulation moves so far: the bigger it sounds, the smaller its actual importance. The hard-charging Republican president and his new administration have some … more…

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DID DEREGULATION WORK?

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RECONSTRUCTION AND THE GILDED AGE

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ABORTION LIMIT

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WHEN YOUR NEW CO-WORKER IS A ROBOT

Menu Subscribe Give a gift Digital subscription FOLLOW THE WEEK ON FACEBOOK Feature When your new co-worker is a robot Chico Harlan AP Photo/John Minchillo September 10, 2017 Sign Up for Our free email newsletters 10 things you need to know today Today’s best articles Today’s top cartoons The good news newsletter The week’s best photojournalism Daily business briefing The workers of the first shift had just finished their morning cigarettes and settled into place when one last car pulled into the factory parking lot. Out came two men, who opened up the trunk, and then out came four cardboard … more…

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UNIONS AND THE SILICON VALLEY

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GOV. JERRY BROWN

Jerry Brown From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Jump to: navigation, search This article is about the California politician. For other people named or nicknamed Jerry Brown(e), see Jerry Brown (disambiguation). Jerry Brown 34th and 39th Governor of California Incumbent Assumed office January 3, 2011 Lieutenant Abel Maldonado Gavin Newsom Preceded by Arnold Schwarzenegger In office January 6, 1975 – January 3, 1983 Lieutenant Mervyn Dymally Mike Curb Preceded by Ronald Reagan Succeeded by George Deukmejian 31st Attorney General of California In office January 9, 2007 – January 3, 2011 Governor Arnold Schwarzenegger Preceded by Bill Lockyer Succeeded by Kamala Harris 47th Mayor … more…

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PLAYBOY’S FIRST TRANNIE

EDITION US QUEER VOICES 10/19/2017 11:46 am ET Updated 9 hours ago Playboy Makes History With Its First Transgender Playmate Ines Rau will appear in the magazine’s November/December issue. By James Michael Nichols Nicholas Hunt via Getty Images 5.8k A French model named Ines Rau has become the first openly transgender person to be named a Playboy Playmate in the 64-year history of the publication. The 26-year-old will receive the title in in the November/December 2017 issue of Playboy where she takes part in a photo-spread and opens up in an interview about her transgender identity.  “Being a woman is just being … more…

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