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In October 2012, Megan Garber wrote about the CD player turning 30 years old.
In the April 1984 issue, John Keegan put the Lebanese civil war into context.
The year you were born, James Fallows wrote about the economic, demographic, and social effects of U.S. immigration.
The Craft was released in 1996.
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In February 2015, Christopher Orr wrote a review of the disastrous film Jupiter Ascending, which starred Mila Kunis.
In December 2011, Jim Tankersley wrote about how the euro's failure could cause another American recession.
In April 2016, Marina Koren wrote about the 15th anniversary of the Odyssey orbiting Mars.
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The conflicts and displacements touched off around the world by the attacks have been reverberating for the majority of your life. “This ‘war’ [on terrorism] will never be over,” wrote James Fallows, a few years after the towers fell.
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When 26-year-old Mohamed Bouazizi set himself on fire, he ignited a tinderbox of protests that continue to roil the Middle East, and kindled the beginnings of democracy in Tunisia.
In February 2012, Charles A. Kupchan wrote about the world's emerging economies, and how the world will look by 2050.
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