Just*in Time: October 2015

Hey Justin— Can I ask you something about STDs? I’m from Turkey so my English isn’t so good. That can lead to death right? Sorry...

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The Allure of Time Travel

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Jokes about the current administration are coming left and right, from Stephen Colbert and Trevor Noah, but while comedy can ease the anxiety that...

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Many of us walk this earth as wounded warriors. Battered by the blows of society’s devaluation of the black body while we fight against...

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Many of today’s younger social media participants, including my own grandkids, know this month’s exclusive cover story, Jenna Ortega, through her Instagram and Twitter...

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