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Dorothy Fortenberry

Dorothy Fortenberry
Dorothy Fortenberry is a playwright who lives in Los Angeles.

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Five Studies

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What to Accept When You’re Expecting

Do we need to be scaring pregnant women so much?

Culture Essays

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It Gets Better, Y’all

If the South is really such a backward place, why is it so in love with Brad Paisley?

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Levels of Depression Could Be Evaluated Through Measurements of Acoustic Speech

Engineers find tell-tale signs in speech patterns of the depressed.

We’re Not So Great at Rejecting Each Other

And it's probably something we should work on.

Chronic Fatigue Syndrome and the Brain

Neuroscientists find less—but potentially stronger—white matter in the brains of patients with CFS.

Incumbents, Pray for Rain

Come next Tuesday, rain could push voters toward safer, more predictable candidates.

Could Economics Benefit From Computer Science Thinking?

Computational complexity could offer new insight into old ideas in biology and, yes, even the dismal science.

The Big One

One town, Champlain, New York, was the source of nearly half the scams targeting small businesses in the United States last year. November/December 2014

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