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How Will The Universe End?
Alina Simone, Slate | How Will The Universe End? | October 29, 2014

Not with a bang but a bubble.

Cosmologist Alex Vilenkin gave a lecture at the Hayden Planetarium in Manhattan earlier this year called “The Universe and Beyond.” I attended the talk, along with a few of my friends, and we all had the same reaction afterwards: “That was awesome! I didn’t understand a thing.” I understood even less of the lecture than the rest of my friends, which pretty much makes me the poster child for regression toward the mean, because Alex Vilenkin is my father...

Navajo Nation Presidential Campaign In Turmoil Over Language Requirement
Reid Wilson, The Washington Post | Navajo Nation Campaign Turmoil | October 29, 2014

A requirement that the president of the Navajo Nation be fluent in the tribe’s language has forced one candidate off the ballot, just a week before Election Day.

Navajo President Ben Shelly on Tuesday vetoed a measure that would have eased the language requirement. As a result, Chris Deschene, an Arizona state representative, said he would drop his campaign for the post...

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In The House With 'Alpha House'
ABC News | Mark Consuelos Interview | October 25, 2014

Mark Consuelos talks new season of Amazon Studios' hit show, ALPHA HOUSE...

Inside the Political Fun House: How 'Alpha House' Became Amazon's First Big Hit
Kevin Fallon, The Daily Beast | Inside The Political Fun House | October 25, 2014

Free shipping and a TV show? It seemed crazy, but thanks to the success of the political comedy Alpha House, Amazon is officially a player in the original series business....

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