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Style

In what is apparently becoming a legal movement, a Massachusetts woman, Lindsay Miller, has officially won the right to wear a colander on her head in her driver’s license photo because of her Pastafarian Atheist identity.

Normally, any kind of headwear is disallowed in driver’s license photos, but exceptions areREAD MORE »


Love & Sex

Dear The Three People Who Scrutinized My ID On My 21st Birthday,

Now, I know I look like I’m 12 years old. But this past Friday I turned 21, and I was disappointed by the various questioning and puzzled looks of confusion I received from each of you.

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News

People with ugly driver’s license photos, the state of Virginia feels your pain. The Department of Motor Vehicles in Virginia banned smiles—yes, smiles—and ordered all new photo-takers to make a “neutral expression” in their portraits. The DMV would like to develop a facial recognition system to standardize documentation and thwart fraudsters and identity thieves. OK,… READ MORE »