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Yes, You Really Did Choose The Slowest Line. Here’s Why.

You're not wrong. This very simple math explains why checkout is the worst when you suspect you've… >>

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A Deaf Woman Wants to Be a Nurse. Can a School Deem Her Unfit for the Job?

You be the judge: Can a nursing school dismiss a hearing-impaired person because they say she's not… >>

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Should Schools Punish Students for Personal Facebook Posts?

One middle school tried to punish a sixth grader for her mean comments about a teacher—and ended… >>

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—And Sudden Death: The Reader’s Digest Classic

If you have the nerve to drive fast and take chances, you ought to read this classic article from… >>

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Finish This Sentence: My Childhood Nickname Was…

What was your childhood nickname? Finish this sentence below, then go to facebook.com/readersdigest… >>

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11 Confidence-Boosting Quotes From Seriously Impressive Historical Women

Celebrate National Women's History Month during March with these wise words from 11 inspiring women… >>

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13 Secrets Mayors Won’t Tell You

We talked to your local mayors to get the insider juice on the inner workings of politics, taxes… >>

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9 Striking Photographs That Prove Wonder Is All Around Us, Every Single Day

Some of our favorite photographers show us their version of awe and surprise. >>

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8 Treasured, Timeless, Unforgettable Books, According to Our Readers

Reader’s Digest supports the National Education Association’s #ReadAcrossAmerica campaign, a… >>

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19 Facts About The Sound of Music That Just Might Blow Your Mind

In honor of the 50th anniversary of the release of The Sound of Music, here are some little-known… >>

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What Hollywood Insiders Won’t Tell You About the Academy Awards

Break out your ballots: You may be just as qualified to pick the winners for the Oscar as some… >>

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11 Jerry Seinfeld Quotes on Comedy, Confidence, and His 3 Rules for Living

A collection of hilarious and thoughtful quotes from 
Jerry Seinfeld, a generation’s favorite… >>

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8 Rare, Vintage Photos That Prove Winters Were Brutal in the Past

Frigid temps dragging you down? Let these classic winter weather photos from the Library of… >>

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6 Myths and Legends About Easter Traditions

Multicolored eggs. Cute bunny rabbits. Learn the history behind some of this Christian holiday's… >>

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David Carr: 10 Blunt, Introspective, and Downright Inspiring Quotes

The New York Times media columnist, culture writer, and author was known for his shrewd criticism… >>

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5 Secrets the FBI Doesn’t Want You to Know

We investigate a few of the juicier government secrets from one of the nation's most private… >>

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The 31 Scariest Movies of All Time

We sorted through the scariest movies out there and picked the most ghoulish and jaw-dropping… >>

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Reader’s Digest Trust Poll: The 100 Most Trusted People in America

Reader's Digest teamed up with research firm The Wagner Group to poll over 1,000 Americans and… >>

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6 Classic Books Retold Through Their Iconic Meals

In her book Fictitious Dishes, Dinah Fried photographs the food that symbolizes some of… >>

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Stolen Moments from America’s Hidden Gems: Barbershops

In his book Barbershops of America, Photographer Rob Hammer set out to find America's last genuine… >>