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Sobering Up, And Facing The Reality Of Sex Without 'Liquid Courage'

Author Sarah Hepola had to rethink her sex life after she quit drinking when she was 35. "Nothing frightened me as much as sex without alcohol," she says.
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Cavaliers' Historic Win Was Just What This Fan Needed

People from Cleveland know not to get ahead of themselves. We know what it's like to lose. Until now.
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Father's Day Is Now A Thing In India — But My Dad Is Not A Fan

Growing up in India, I never had to worry about Father's Day. But now I do. Would dad like a booze flask with a mustache decal?

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My Big Sister Was Gunned Down In Charleston One Year Ago

On June 17, 2015, Malcolm Graham learned that his sister, Cynthia Graham Hurd, a librarian and a devout Christian, was one of nine victims shot and killed at Emanuel AME Church in Charleston.
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Orlando Rises To Meet The Challenges Of An Awful Week

With the mass shooting, the Christina Grimmie's murder and the toddler killed at a resort, Orlando has suffered lately. NPR's Scott Simon highlights the grace Orlando residents are showing each other.
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Compassion Drove Dad To The Salad Bar — That, And Fear Of Alien Abduction

Her grandparents were vegetarian out of fear of eating reincarnated ancestors. Her father, out of compassion for animals and X-Files-inspired thinking. But it wasn't so great for family unity.

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I Feel Like 'I Am Orlando' Though I Live Thousands Of Miles Away

The attack on Pulse made this Nigerian LGBT activist remember a time when he saw Orlando in his everyday life.
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Week In Politics: Aftermath Of Mass Shooting In Orlando

NPR's Ari Shapiro talks with our regular political commentators E.J. Dionne of the Washington Post and Brookings Institution and David Brooks of The New York Times. They discuss the mass shooting in Orlando, public reactions from around the country and the political response from Washington, D.C.
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'These Are My People': Writer Reflects On Orlando Attack In 'Washington Post'

NPR's Kelly McEvers talks with writer Justin Torres, who wrote a piece in the Washington Post about Latin night at the queer club.
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Tourists Use Facebook To Support Sharm El-Sheikh During Tough Times

Tourism to the popular Egyptian resort dropped dramatically after the plane crash last fall. But social media keeps tourists and residents connected.

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