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Glorious American Flag Photos Guaranteed to Make You Feel Patriotic
We asked readers to submit a photo they took of the American flag and to tell us what it makes them feel. Here, the Grand Prize winner of our photo contest, plus more powerful finalists.
Meet the Librarians Who Are Saving Their Communities from Drug Overdoses
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In a Life-Threatening Emergency, This Constant Worrier Found a Moment of Calm
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25 Glorious American Flag Photos Guaranteed to Make You Feel Patriotic
8 Genius Habits Your 80-Year-Old Brain Will Thank You for Doing Today
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Rules for Best of America Photo Contest
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Find a Moth Storytelling Event Near You
Reader's Digest is partnering with the Moth on live storytelling events around the country. Here's...
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Why I’m Convinced a Really Good Sandwich Can Heal Anything
A care package from Philadelphia provides a leukemia patient with an unlikely health food.
Armed Robbers Kidnapped Me in My Hometown. This Is How I Survived.
Back when he played for the Jacksonville Jaguars, NFL player Earl Wolff had a near-death...
9 Genius Fixes That Will Make You Say “Why Didn’t I Think of That”
These clever—no, BRILLIANT!—fixes to some truly vexing problems. (Spoiler: The musical way one...
Reader’s Digest Great American Flag Photo Contest (#160): Official Rules
1. Eligibility: The Reader’s Digest Great American Flag Photo Contest (the “Contest”) is sponsored by...
Here’s Why You Should Disregard Your Parents’ Advice and Talk to Strangers
The quickest way to learn about a new country and its culture is to chat...
The Heroic Dog that Saved a Family of Five from Burning in a House Fire
I went downstairs to turn off a light I didn't think I left on, that's when I saw the fire.
This Is Why Some Words Just Sound Funny—and Others Don’t
What can science really tell us about humor? Just a load of blablesoc and hablump.
9 Tricky Etiquette Scenarios for Getting Through the Holiday Season
Family time, traditions, comfort food, lit-up kids’ faces … and, inevitably, drama. Avoid holiday mishaps with...
Ever Wonder Why Your Phone Sounds Female? Here’s the Reason
Studies show that people find female voices to be more helpful and understanding than their...
Culture Digest: The RedBall Project On A Roll
Follow the bouncing ball, a mobile installation, as it travels around the world.
Keeping Your Electronics Plugged in Is Wasting You A LOT of Money
Even when they’re “off,” your gadgets may still cost you a bundle.
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