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March 6th, 2012 by in Images, Links

6 Things Rich People Need to Stop Saying[Cracked]

100 Years of Oreos: 9 Things You Didn’t Know About the Iconic Cookie – [NewsFeed]

10 of the Most Gloriously Offensive Songs in History – [Flavorwire]

LulzSec Leader Betrays All of Anonymous[Gizmodo]

The name Sabu should be familiar: as part of LulzSec, a potent offshoot of Anonymous, he masterminded legendary attacks against the CIA, FBI, Sony, and numerous other corporate and government targets. He was their Captain Hook. That was before. Fox News reports the shadowy hack deity is not only confirmed to be unemployed 28-year-old New Yorker Hector Xavier Monsegur, but that Sabu has been “collaborating with the government for months,” leading to a string of arrests around the world today.

The Economic Impact of the Pill [NY Times]

One of the most influential and frequently cited studies of the impact the pill has had on women’s lives comes from Claudia Goldin and Lawrence F. Katz. The two Harvard economists argue that the pill gave women “far greater certainty regarding the pregnancy consequences of sex.” That “lowered the costs of engaging in long-term career investments,” freeing women to finish high school or go to college, for instance, rather than settling down.

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