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The Asian Beauty Problem

My friend Megan is, by traditional standards, gorgeous. Her hair gleams, she tiptoes on the line between svelte and bean-pole skinny with the finesse of a dancer, and she has that agreed-upon indicator of Tumblr "thinspiration" perfection, the unattainable "thigh gap," without even trying.<p>It's a …

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The 25 Best Pieces Of Advice A Mom Can Give

Mother Knows Best, right? At least that's what many of our Facebook fans<p>believe. When asked about the pearls of wisdom passed down by their mothers -- pieces of advice they'll never forget -- folks had a lot to say. "Try harder," said Frank Mclaughlin. "My mom made me take a tying class in 1981. …

School Principal Accused Of Sex With Employees, Parent On Campus

A New York principal could face misconduct charges following allegations that she had sex with co-workers and a student's parent on campus while school was in session.<p>Annie Schmutz Seifullah, 35, was removed from the Robert Wagner Secondary School of Arts and Technology in Long Island City on May 1 …

Drunk Woman Busted For Loud Sex In Airplane Bathroom: Report

What happens in Vegas stays in Vegas. What happens on the way to Vegas is apparently everyone's business, whether they want to know about it or not.<p>An irate young woman had to be restrained after cabin crew members busted up her tryst with a man in the bathroom during a Virgin airlines flight to …

Happiness: Three Things You Probably Didn't Know

<i>"Nothing is either good or bad, but thinking makes it so."</i> -- William Shakespeare<p>Today's message is especially dedicated to the great Arianna Huffington in New York, New York for inspiring me to write for The Huffington Post.<p>I am most known for my work with athletes, but to me, it is not about …

'International Clitoris Awareness Week' Pays Homage To 'A Magnificent Organ'

When the discussion turns to female body parts, it seems the clitoris always gets the shaft.<p>So says Nadine Gary, the spokeswoman for "International Clitoris Awareness Week," a 7-day celebration to a part of the female body that's shrouded in mystery.<p>"The clitoris is a magnificent organ that has …

You Just Can't Masturbate On A Crowded Bus These Days Without Someone Filming You

Talk about rubbing someone the wrong way.<p>Police in Philadelphia are waiting for a warrant to be approved after a man was filmed allegedly masturbating on a SEPTA bus.<p>A Temple University Ph.D. student filmed the incident on her phone Friday, according to NBC Philadelphia. The student, who spoke with …

8 Things Only People With Anxiety Understand

For the 40 million American adults who suffer from anxiety and panic disorders, everyday life can be a little more challenging than most people realize. There’s the dreadful fear of particular events, the looming thought of a panic attack and persistent physical symptoms -- and it can be all the …

14 Famous Quotes About Soulmates to Use in Your Wedding

When writing a wedding ceremony, I often search for great quotes about love that are fitting to each particular couple. Often we will blend one or two into the ceremony. Some couples also use romantic quotes on their wedding programs.<p>Here are some of the favorite famous quotes about love and …