In December 2006, James Fallows wrote about Microsoft's efforts to improve the influential operating system.
In July 2011, Garrett Epps dispelled the idea that international law threatens the U.S. Constitution.
The year you were born, George Guilder argued that gender disparity in the workplace might have less to do with discrimination than with women making the choice to stay at home.
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Freaks and Geeks premiered in 1999.
In August 2015, Joe Pinsker wrote about the site's paid editors.
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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.
In September 2012, Alexander Stille wrote about the inability of the Vatican to adapt to the new age of digital media.
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In June 2010, James Parker wrote about how Lady Gaga is remaking the genre of pop.
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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 May 2012, Stewart M. Patrick wrote about the Intelligence Community's report on global water scarcity, and the plan to combat it.
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