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Barefoot on Broadway (Warning: gross feet pics)

Vivek Nemana is an NYU graduate student and a student worker at DRI.

I’ve been working at DRI long enough to recognize bad aid, and yet my skin still tingles when I watch the TOMS Shoes’ One Day without Shoes video. I know, I KNOW…but I just can’t help being swept away by montages of beautiful young people “taking action” set to a backdrop of a dramatic Matisyahu song. So I bared…

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Weirdest story award: how gays in the military cause genocide

An empirical analysis by a retired top US Marine General and former NATO Commander.

From the always dependable Amanda Taub at the indispensable blog Wronging Rights., which usually wins the weirdest story award in this corner of the blogosphere.

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