Allison Paksi

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13 Ways To Know If Your LinkedIn Summary Is A Winner Or A Snoozer

First impressions have gone digital. People are learning about you online before they ever shake your hand. The second they know they are going to meet you or have a call with you, they’re going to type your name into Google. This makes your virtual brand more important than ever. And it means you …

Desdemona

<i>Desdemona</i><p>Peter Frederick Rothermel (1817-1895)<p>by 1866<p>Oil on canvas<p>Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts

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22 Things You Should Stop Feeling Guilty About

Sorry, not sorry.<p><b>1. Being single.</b> Despite what Facebook or your mother may lead you to believe, there is no law against being single. Go be your ***flawless self and enjoy all the great stuff you have — and getting to take up your whole queen bed by yourself.<p><b>2. Saying no to plans with someone.</b> …

14 Things Men Will Always Get Defensive About

Why is he wearing cargo shorts and a t-shirt with holes in it? Because it's Sunday. Leave him alone.<p><b>1. The fact that Michael Jordan is unequivocally a better player about LeBron James.</b> Guys will argue over the finesse and validity of championships each player has accrued like their negotiating …

This Mother With Cancer Fought to Get Married Before She Dies — And Won

When Niki Quasney was diagnosed with stage IV ovarian cancer in 2009, her main concern was for her family — her partner and two children who would be left without legal protection because the state of Indiana refused to recognize her marriage to partner Amy Sandler. But now they can finally rest …

Mega Hammock

Host an orgy of relaxation in your backyard when you install the mega hammock! This gargantuan hammock – at what point is this not classified as a …

First Recreational Marijuana Legally Sold in Seattle Donated to Museum

The first marijuana sold for recreational purposes in Seattle is being donated to the city’s Museum of History and Industry, the Associated Press …

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14 Things That Are Only Socially Acceptable in the Summer

<b>1. Day drinking.</b> Sitting outside with a 12-pack in the middle of winter is alcoholism. Burning through six mojitos in an hour while you're on your deck in the middle of the summer is just enjoying the weather.<p><b>2. Bucket hats.</b> These shouldn't be acceptable unless you're marooned on a desert island …

A Positive Example of the Internet Comforting a Grieving Stranger

A bereaved parent turned to Reddit for comfort. Reddit, in return, proved that online condolences can be more substantial than just "likes."<p>Yesterday a parent posted this photo (right) on Reddit with a request:<p>"My daughter recently passed away after a long battle in the children's hospital. Since …