Jun 25, 2012

5 signs that Apple is a cult



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THE APPLE UNIVERSE

5 signs that Apple is a cult

According to a New York Times exposé, the company's retail stores are staffed with true believers, many of whom tolerate paltry paychecks to answer a higher calling

PENN STATE SCANDAL

The Sandusky verdict: 6 lessons

Disgraced Penn State assistant football coach Jerry Sandusky is now in jail, probably for life. What can this case teach us about thwarting other child predators?

THE ROMNEY CAMPAIGN

Mitt Romney's no-specifics immigration plan: Can he get away with it?

The GOP presidential candidate is under increasing pressure to go into detail about how he would tackle illegal immigration

HEALTH

The secret to creativity: Background noise?

Coffee-shop writers, take note: A new study suggests that when you need your imagination to expand, it helps to have a little activity buzzing around you

GAY IN AMERICA

LGBT pride month: The global celebrations in pictures

People around the world participated in LGBT pride parades in June. Here are some of the most remarkable visual highlights

NASA

Is China's space program a threat to America's?

The Asian superpower is flexing its muscles with the successful docking of its Shenzhou-9 spacecraft. But China has quite a way to go before it catches NASA

FROM OUR PARTNERS AT SLATE

Shackle sneakers and other boneheaded fashion ideas

From Adidas' ankle cuffs to Urban Outfitters' Stars of David T-shirts, clothing companies have a long history of bringing ill-conceived designs to market

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