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Week In Politics: Retiring House Members & The Republican Retreat

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Detached admiration for sporting achievement? Not on your life. It's all about allegiance and, even, love. Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images hide caption

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Jeremiah Lasater committed suicide in high school after years of bullying. He played for the Vasquez High football team in Acton, Calif. Courtesy of Vasquez High School hide caption

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When Jeremiah Couldn't Take More Bullying, He Took His Life

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An illustration of what the Philae lander will look like at work on Comet 67P/Churyumov-Gerasimenko. AOES Medialab/ESA hide caption

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Will the distant future give rise to exhibits of a human past long gone, much as we gawk today at representations of a dinosaur age we can only imagine? Aamir Qureshi/AFP/Getty Images hide caption

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