Annie Wigington

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Obama's immigration flip flop

President Barack Obama insisted for years that he had absolutely no legal authority — none whatsoever, zero, zilch — to slow deportations on a broad scale.<p>Forget everything he’s said.<p>Obama’s pledge to use his executive powers by the end of the summer marked both a dramatic reversal in rhetoric and …

Oil Pulling Might Be The Next Big Thing -- Or Not

Is the ancient Indian practice of oil pulling a cure-all or snake oil?<p>Oil pulling, or the practice of swishing oil around your mouth every day, has roots in Ayurvedic medicine, a holistic system of medicine that developed 3,000 to 5,000 years ago. Beginners may only be able to oil pull for five …

Correcting Myths About ADHD

If you, your child, or your spouse/partner has attention deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD), you may inevitably encounter naysayers who simply do …

An Interactive Map Of The Brain

Time to play "name that cortex."<p>Can you point out the small squiggle of gray matter that makes up the brain's motor cortex? Or how about the eye fields, which control visual attention and eye movements? No? Take a look at this handy interactive infographic created by Open Colleges, an Australian …

Amazon: Fullerton man's Holocaust memoir 'Best of 2013'

This week, Amazon chose Leon Leyson's memoir, "The Boy on the Wooden Box: How the Impossible Became Possible," one of its best books of 2013. The …

Heart-Pumping Yoga

Burn major calories with this vinyasa flow yoga routine<p>Cardio Yoga<p>Vinyasa flow is specifically designed to build heat and keep your heart rate up with a series of demanding standing poses, twists, and inversions held for long periods. I've burned up to 400 calories during a 90-minute class! And the …

'Breaking Bad': The real woman behind Walter White's meth chemistry

At first glance, Donna Nelson looks like the last person you'd ask for the perfect recipe for methamphetamine.<p>But the University of Oklahoma organic …

'Lost' Outline Shows What ABC Wanted The Show To Look Like From Start To Finish

The truth will set you free, right? Not in Damon Lindelof and J.J. Abrams' case.<p>In a recent interview with /Film, series creator Lindelof admitted that a "Lost" outline -- which was presented to ABC before the show was picked up -- had little to do with what they actually had planned for the series.<p>…

These 'Breaking Bad' Moments Made Us Gasp

"Breaking Bad" won the Emmy award for Outstanding Drama Series on Sunday night.<p>Check out the mash-up above from HuffPost Live to see why "Breaking Bad" is awesome.<p><b>The following shows were nominated in the Outstanding Drama Series category this year:</b><p>- "Breaking Bad"<p>- "Downtown Abbey"<p>- "Game Of …

'Dexter' Postmortem: Showrunner Scott Buck Breaks Down How It All Ended

"We wanted to leave it all in the viewers' head," Buck tells THR of the series finale's final scene.<p><b>[Warning: The following story contains major</b> …

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The 'Dexter' Ending Could Have Been So Much Better

Reaction is flooding in about Sunday night's "Dexter" series finale, and it's not very positive. To be precise, it's being called "the lamest series finale since 'Seinfeld.'"<p>Fans of Showtime's serial killer thriller are scratching their heads about the show's final scene, which flashed-forward to …

How to silence the NRA

In the hours after a mass shooting, all of a sudden, gun activists go quiet. It’s all part of a calculated strategy<p>There's one time, and only one time, you can count on the NRA to be more subdued than your average gun obsessive, and it's the 24 to 48 hours after a mass shooting.<p>As of this writing, …

James Deen Wants to Put His Burrito in Your Mouth

Wait, Deen can cook? Not really. But he can order food, like the episode in which he gets one of everything on the Burger King drive-thru menu (the …

When Ego Takes Over

0<p>SHARES<p>Over the weekend, I was scrolling through my Facebook feed when something beautiful, glamorous, and inspirational caught my eye. It was a …

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