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Is Macedonia on the Brink of Another Ethnic Conflict?

After six Albanians were sentenced to life in prison for the murder of five ethnic Macedonians in a trial that observers on both sides have suggested wouldn't have held up in any other court, angry Albanians have been protesting in the capital.
Jack Davies
7.15.14
Sports

Figure Skating Ruins Lives

To many Americans, figure skaters are real-life Disney princesses, but many skaters' lives are filled with financial failure, abusive parents, and drug issues.
Mitchell Sunderland
2.21.14
Stuff

That DUI Coma Prank Is Probably Fake

Real elaborate prank videos are the best, but this one had really horrible improv and some lazy choices on the part of the filmmakers that made us pretty skeptical. Here's a seven-part dissection.
Mike Pearl
12.9.13
into the weird

Katie Manzella Is Too Real for Cable Television

Katie Manzella grew up in the Playboy Mansion, went to rehab for a teenage meth addiction, and claims she has seen a UFO. Somehow, she's now a successful comedian and a certified crystal healer. I called Katie to find out how she was still alive.
Sophie Saint Thomas
11.24.13
tech

The Confusing Science of Stoned Driving

With marijuana legalization taking root in two states and set to spread like a grass fire in the near future, the question of how to effectively determine impairment has never been more urgent—or controversial.
David Bienenstock
6.5.13
Sports

Big Surprise – Wide Receivers Get Arrested a Lot

It’s no secret that NFL players get arrested a lot, but why? I created an Excel sheet detailing the 75 reported arrests of NFL players since 2011. I broke down each arrest by the following criteria: Date of Arrest, player name, violation, position, and...
Anthony Pappalardo
9.1.12