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Daily Reader: Edition #359

Learn 50 vocabulary words from today's Daily Reader with 3 articles: why Mean Girls is still so popular, a rundown of April's best viral videos, and why people get unfriended on Facebook.

1. Why Mean Girls Has Obsessed the Internet for a Decade
Wired, 4/30/2014

SAT/ACT Vocabulary Word Count: 22

Wired: Why Mean Girls Has Obsessed the Internet for a Decade

The movie Mean Girls came out ten years ago. Why is it still so popular? Read more and learn vocabulary words like ephemera, evangelist, juggernaut, quintessential, subtle, and ubiquitous.

2. April’s Best Viral Videos
The Daily Beast, 4/30/2014

SAT/ACT Vocabulary Word Count: 15

The Daily Beast: April’s Best Viral Videos

Here's a rundown of April's best viral videos. Read more and learn vocabulary words like dignity, epic, impromptu, raucous, renditions, and stultifying.

3. Why We Unfriend
The Atlantic, 4/30/2014

SAT/ACT Vocabulary Word Count: 13

The Atlantic: Why We Unfriend

A new study reveals the main reasons why people are unfriended on Facebook. Read more and learn vocabulary words like ebb, fruitful, polarizing, quip, ruse, and tolerate.

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