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Bollywood Zombies and The Westernization of Indian Pop Culture

Go Goa Gone, the first Western-style zombie flick to be made in Bollywood, was just announced last week. The trailer was released a few weeks ago and seems to be quite popular, with already over 2.5 million hits on YouTube. … Continue reading

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The Brain is Not Simply Split into Two Totally Separate Halves, and Other Lessons on Skepticism

One year ago, I wrote an article that skewered the infographic that one website had been sending to the public. I showed the evidence that contradicted what was claimed, and I ended up busting two persistent myths in that article. The … Continue reading

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17 Most Tweeted Events of 2011 (You’ll NEVER guess #1)

Everyone thought the year would ring in with the most tweeted story coming from the U.S. Not by a long shot. Continue reading

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The Google Generation has Weak Google-fu

Google-fu, the art of Googling with success, has been challenged by researchers who say other search engines are better able to provide successful links, and that Google users don’t know how to use Google. Continue reading

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