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  1. vision 2020
    Democrats Need Brains As Well As SpineThe problem that Joe Biden exhibits in praising bipartisanship is one of understanding, not of will.
  2. science of us
    The Joy of Misreading ThingsOn finding absurdity in accidentally garbled phrases.
  3. swellness
    Are Mushrooms the Best Brain Food?The Cut spoke with an expert about fungi’s surprising cognitive benefits.
  4. science
    Do We Need to Worry About Pig Zombies?Scientists have revived cells from the brains of dead pigs.
  5. science of us
    Why Do I Want to Smoosh This Cute Baby Seal?And why we “can’t handle” them.
  6. There’s Another Big Window for Learning After ChildhoodYour brain keeps changing.
  7. animals
    Here Is a Man Tickling Rats for ScienceIt’s part of a study about how and why animals laugh, which can help explain the neurological roots of emotion.
  8. Teen Brains Are Primed for Learning From LifeTeens combine memory processes that adults keep separate, which is nuts.
  9. Rage-Filled Brains Are Wired to ExplodeIt’s about how two regions of the brain connect — or don’t.
  10. Bird Brains Are Packed With a Ridiculous Number of NeuronsIt’s why they’re so smart. Duh.
  11. People With High ‘Emotional Granularity’ Are Better at Being SadAnd why “righteous indignation” is healthier than “anger.”
  12. the industry
    CBS Green-lights Brain-Eating Political Satire From Good Wife CreatorsBrain Dead will be “a mix of genre-pulp and high-brow politics.”
  13. bilingualism
    The ‘Bilingual Advantage’ May Not Actually Be a ThingA study casts some doubts.
  14. Hey, ScarJo: Everybody Uses More Than 10 Percent of Their BrainsAn impatient debunking of the tired, tired myth at the heart of the upcoming film Lucy.
  15. brains
    ‘Hard-Wired’ Sex Differences: Basically MeaninglessEspecially if we’re going to keep treating men and women differently either way.
  16. things are looking upton
    Forget Fat; Kate Upton Isn’t Dumb, Either“I’m always like, I’m about to pull something on you, and you’re so focused on thinking I’m dumb you’re not even going to know.”
  17. brains
    AMC Renews The Walking DeadNo surprise there.
  18. brains
    George Romero Doesn’t Watch The Walking Dead“Now zombies have their own rules.”
  19. brains
    The Walking Dead’s Greg Nicotero Gives Superb Zombie GuidanceHow to snarl, how to move, and most importantly, how to “munch.”
  20. brains
    Can The Walking Dead Turn From ‘That Zombie Show’ Into Something Deeper?The show is on the verge of a big idea that can transcend ritual zombie-bashing.
  21. Funnies
    When The Zombies Come, You’ll Want To Be At WurstkucheOur own plan involves wearing Animal’s veal brain vadouvan on our clothes and moaning.
  22. So Offal
    The L.A. Times Is Already Over OffalThe paper also celebrates elevating “peasant food.”
  23. Offal
    The Bristol Rides the Brain TrainChris Pandel puts Mangalitsa brain tortelloni is on the menu.
  24. Blehtacular
    The Brains are Back in TownCow brains are back on the Mexican menu, at least in Reseda
  25. NewsFeed
    Bobby Flay Refuses to Eat BrainsDespite the many options around town.