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Scientists begin to crack the code of the world's oldest writing.
Flavorwire lists their favorite under-the-radar film festivals.
Can whales learn to mimic human speech?
Buzzfeed announces new LA entertainment bureau.
Explore John Peel's record collection with this interactive site.
Get ready for yet another Banana Republic / Mad Men collaboration.
Guided by Voices release a new single, "She Lives in an Airport."
Learn more about Louis C.K.'s relationship with SNL.
Lifehacker's guide to being sociable "when you don't feel like it" is kind of a lifesaver.
Watch out, torrent fans, the Center for Copyright Information is on to your antics.
Jailed Pussy Riot members sent to hard labor camps, because this is 2012 and that's how the world still treats women with opinions.
Relatedly, Lena Dunham and friends lip synch Lesley Gore's "You Don't Own Me" in new PSA: