Marvel Comics on Sale for May 2015

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The Psychological Difference Between $12.00 and $11.67

by BOURREE LAM from The Atlantic Of the lunch spots near my office, the chain Le Pain Quotidien’s menu always demands more of my attention than others. The reason that the menu at Le Pain Quotidien is unusual isn’t because they serve open-faced sandwiches or that I’m not sure what kind of cheese Fourme d’Ambert is,…

California’s Epidemic of Vaccine Denial, Mapped

by Christopher Ingraham from Washington Post The Disneyland measles outbreak has shined a harsh spotlight on anti-vaccine communities in California and around the country. Dozens of people have fallen ill with the disease, the vast majority of whom are unvaccinated. The year 2014 was already a banner year for measles in the U.S., with preliminary…