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“When the bagels stop, that’s when we unionize.”

– Overheard in the newsroom

  • Reporter: I'm speaking on a panel this week. Is there anything I should avoid?
  • PR Director: Swearing.

“I’m grumpy because I have 35 tabs open and I’m overwhelmed.”

– Overheard in the newsroom  

  • They hate political parties, but they have the highest opinion of Congress.
  • They are the most likely to be single parents and the least likely to approve of single parenthood. 
  • They voted overwhelmingly for Obama and the ACA, but they oppose his universal health care law as much as the rest of the country.

Kids these days.

Victims of violence in Ukraine shared their experiences in a new report out by amnestyusa. 

Victims of violence in Ukraine shared their experiences in a new report out by amnestyusa