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The ABCs of Back-to-School

Janie Emaus | Posted 10.20.2013 | Parents
Janie Emaus

A: The Aggravation that bubbles inside of you when you realize there are too many things that need to get done for that first day of school and not enough hours in which to do them.

Now I Know My LSD ABCs

Posted 07.30.2013 | Arts

A is for absurd accident, B is for boring, C is for cruise and D is for dim sum. Entitled "LSD ABC," this delicious short video meanders from A to...

What's Become of Syria's Christian Sites?

Magda Abu-Fadil | Posted 09.18.2013 | World
Magda Abu-Fadil

As politicians debate the fate of Syria's Christian minority, reportedly targeted by Muslim fundamentalists for supporting Bashar Al Assad's regime, t...

26 Wonderful Words You've Never Heard Before

Posted 07.03.2012 | Arts

We've all heard "A is for 'apple' and B is for 'boy,'" but have you ever heard "A is for 'Acersecomic' and B is for 'Biblioclasm'"? We didn't think so...

Mic Check: An Occupier's A to Z

Danny Schechter | Posted 03.13.2012 | Media
Danny Schechter

Every social movement I have been involved with, or covering, develops/invents its own language of liberation, its own alphabet, and its own buzzword...

The ABCs of an Unknown Duchemin

Carolyn Vega | Posted 12.05.2011 | New York
Carolyn Vega

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An A to Z of World Travel

Alastair Humphreys | Posted 08.22.2011 | Travel
Alastair Humphreys

A speedy tour of the world, through 26 snapshots. Travel round the world from A to Z and -- hopefully -- be inspired to plan some adventures of your own.

Israeli Scientists Warn: Arabic Is "Hard for the Brain"

Shirin Sadeghi | Posted 05.25.2011 | World
Shirin Sadeghi

BBC News Online's Health division decided this week to cover an obscure article in an obscure academic journal which covers the important subject of the Arabic versus Hebrew language.