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Everyone Is Stupid: Why Young and Old Rap Fans Need to Get Over Hip-Hop's Generation Gap

Each and every one of us believes that the era that birthed us is the best time for anyone to ever have come into existence.<p><i>Photo via Twitter</i><p>Earlier this week a meme passed around Rap Twitter featuring a picture of four young rappers and a caption saying “No one over 30 can name all 4 of these …

1 Million Cups

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Entrepreneurship

4 secrets to building wealth in your 30s

Unless you win the lottery or inherit a sizable windfall, becoming wealthy isn't usually something that happens overnight.<p>The sooner you get started on the path to building wealth the better. If you're in your 30s, there's really no time like the present.<p>If you can make these smart financial moves …

Personal Finance

13 steps anyone can take to get rich, according to a journalist who spent his career studying millionaires

Prompted by legendary businessman Andrew Carnegie, who turned a few nickels and dimes into a fortune, journalist Napoleon Hill researched more than 500 self-made millionaires over 20 years before releasing his 1937 best-seller "Think and Grow Rich."<p>"It was Mr. Carnegie's idea that the magic …

Self-improvement

The 40-30-20-10 Rule Of Time Management

The underlying concept behind every piece of time management advice you’ve ever received is that you should spend more focused time on what matters most and less or no time on distractions from what matters most. The trouble is that that choice is rarely black and white but, rather, filled with all …

Time Management

‘I’m not the one’: How McCarthy became a bystander on his big day

By Mike DeBonis<p>, Reporter<p>Robert Costa<p>, Reporter<p>David A. Fahrenthold<p>, Reporter<p>Thirty minutes beforehand, John A. Boehner had no idea.<p>About 11:30 a.m. on Thursday, just before House Republicans were scheduled to choose his successor, the House speaker sat down with reporters from his native Ohio. He …

Paul Ryan

7 key questions about our newly discovered human ancestor, answered

In groundbreaking new research published on Thursday, a new species of human relative has been discovered in South Africa. The findings, published in …

Black Lives Matter’s Big Mistake

The movement rebuffed a statement of support from the Democrats. Yeah, the DNC is the man. But this was an olive branch. Take it.<p>To the surprise of …

The cognitive effects of cannabis

Acute cognitive effects of cannabis<p>The acute cognitive effects of cannabis are numerous and vary widely from person to person according to several …

10 Success Books That People In Their Thirties Should Read

Philip Pape<p>Read full profile<p>Your twenties are behind you. You have a job and responsibilities, but you know there’s more to life.<p>You’re looking for …

Why You Should Eat Garlic On An Empty Stomach

250 Shares<p>Did you know that eating garlic every day on an empty stomach can work wonders for your health? Many people are unaware of all of the …

Alternative Medicine

The indefensible Hiroshima revisionism that haunts America to this day

Seventy years ago this week we vaporized 250,000 civilians, and yet still view the bombings as an act of mercy<p>Christian Appy<p>August 5, 2015 9:45pm (UTC)<p>This piece originally appeared on TomDispatch.<p>Here we are, 70 years after the nuclear obliteration of Hiroshima and Nagasaki, and I'm wondering if …

World War II

Congress’ Summer Fling With Marijuana

How Congress turned on the DEA and embraced weed.<p>It’s not easy being the DEA these days. After an unprecedented losing streak on Capitol Hill, the once-untouchable Drug Enforcement Administration suffered last week what might be considered the ultimate indignity: A Senate panel, for the first time, …

How to Start a Small Business from Nothing

Hiscox, the small business insurer, recently released a new digital docu-series, Courageous Leaders, in partnership with Vox Media.<p>The series …

Small Business

What Ever Became of Ben Carson?

Since Donald Trump’s rapid rise in the Republican polls, it’s been quiet for the other outsider candidate in the field.<p>Remember Ben Carson? Medical hero? Scolded Obama? Occasional propensity to deliver ill-advised non-sequiturs? Ringing any bells?<p>When <i>The Washington Post</i>’s Philip Bump asks who has …

The 10 things in advertising you need to know today

<b>1. Facebook has caved to advertisers and is finally letting them buy video the way they used to in the 1950s.</b> The social network is testing letting advertisers buy video using Gross Rating Points (GRPs.)<p><b>2. Twitter stock fell off a cliff last night after the company set a gloomy outlook for user</b> …

Entrepreneurs Vs. Market Leaders: Three Strategies Entrepreneurs Use To Win

<i>Question: How many entrepreneurs does it take to change a light bulb?</i><p><i>Answer: Does it have to be a light bulb?</i><p>If you work for a big, established light bulb company, the answer to the question above is yes. If you are an entrepreneur trying to illuminate an industry, the answer is a resounding “NO!” …

7 Amazing Things That Will Happen When You Do Plank Every Day

Szabo Laszlo<p>Content Marketer and Fitness Enthusiast Read full profile<p>Bodyweight exercises are gaining ground in the fitness world due to the …

Why Asia is still fighting over World War II

Okinawa had fallen to American troops, but Mr. Tsuboi doubted that Japan's defeat was imminent. "I firmly believed the emperor was God, and I was ready to die for him," he says.<p>Suddenly the young man was swept off his feet and hurled 30 feet by a deafening blast — the fury from the first use of an …

South Korea

5 Reasons to Buy a PlayStation 4 Right Now

On the sales front, the PlayStation 4 rules the roost. Sony’s flagship game console pulled off a high octane launch in late 2013, and it’s since beat …

The Motorcycle Gang Behind Philly’s Biggest Pill Mill

How a Philadelphia doctor and a notoriously violent motorcycle gang joined forces to sell mass quantities of prescription pills.<p>Before building a …

The 10 most important things in the world right now

<b>1.</b> A gunman opened fire Thursday night at a Louisiana movie theater, shooting two people dead and injuring several before killing himself.<p><b>2</b><b>.</b> Turkey is building a wall along "critical sections" of its border with Syria to keep out Islamic State after a suspected suicide bombing from a member of the …

International Monetary Fund

Hip-Hop

The Best New Rap Music To Have On Your Radar<p>Andre Gee 06.22.18 12 hours ago<p>Why Drake's 'Comeback Season' Was His True Star-Making Moment<p>Aaron Williams 06.21.18 2 days ago<p>'Everything Is Love' Is A Rare And Exuberant Triumph<p>On their first official joint album, The Carters erect what may be the …

Marriage is a leap of faith and a journey, not a statistical strategy game | Jessica Valenti

New research shows the ideal marriage age is 25-34. But real life is messier than data sets, for better and for worse<p>I got married just shy of my 31st birthday; my husband-to-be had just turned 26. According to new research, this means we’re one of the lucky couples who got hitched at the exact …

A Glimpse Inside Hawaii's 'Forbidden Island'

Secluded and untouched.<p>When the sun sets over Kauai's Kekaha Beach on an especially clear night, a tall, silhouetted tract of land emerges west of the Hawaiian islands, toward the horizon.<p>For most of the state’s residents, that’s the only way to see the island of Niihau.<p>It's known as "The Forbidden …

Hawaii

The 'World's Biggest Beer Garden' Opens in Raleigh

Head to North Carolina to sample some of the 366 beers on tap at this world-record-making beer garden.<p>Craft beer is exploding in North Carolina and there’s no better place to sample it than at a new beer garden opening this week in Raleigh, the state’s capital city. Aptly named Raleigh Beer Garden, …

North Carolina

Earth 2.0: Nasa says scientists have found 'closest twin' outside solar system

Using four years’ worth of data from the Kepler space telescope, researchers announce the new exoplanet along with 12 possible ‘habitable’ others<p>Scientists on the hunt for extraterrestrial life have discovered “the closest twin to Earth” outside the solar system, Nasa announced on Thursday.<p>Working …

Aliens

Lafayette theater shooter bought gun legally, police say

<b>(CNN) —</b> John Russell "Rusty" Houser methodically shot 11 people in a Lafayette, Louisiana, movie theater using a handgun he legally purchased from an Alabama pawn shop, authorities said Friday.<p>Houser stood up Thursday evening in the theater where the comedy "Trainwreck" was showing and fired off …