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Listicles are big business in the land of web content. In 2014, lists proved to be the No. 1 most-shared article type, each one socially shared at an average rate of 21,000 times per month. (Even GOOD is not immune to the listicle’s charms.) Though lists have been around for a long time (pop quiz: how many commandments were there?), they’re becoming one of the major ways we consume journalism, even about serious topics (see “9 Questions About Syria You Were Too Embarrassed to Ask”). And, for good or ill, their lack of nuance might just be limiting our comprehension.

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Last week on Twitter and Facebook, we teamed up with BuzzFeed to ask our friends: If you had to leave tomorrow, where would you go on a trip?

We pose a question to our Twitter and Facebook faithfuls once a day, so if you’re not yet a @GOOD follower or fan, make sure to sign up and participate in the conversation.

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@GOOD Asks: If You Could Have a Beer with One Superhero, Who Would It Be and Why? The Community Answers

Last week on on Twitter and Facebook, we teamed up with BuzzFeed to ask our friends: If you could have a beer with one superhero, who would it be...

Last week on Twitter and Facebook, we teamed up with BuzzFeed to ask our friends: If you could have a beer with one superhero, who would it be and why?

We pose a question to our Twitter and Facebook faithfuls once a day, so if you’re not yet a @GOOD follower or fan, make sure to sign up and participate in the conversation.

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