Brittany Holt

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How to beat procrastination (backed by science)

Procrastination has been around since the start of modern civilization.<p>Historical figures like Herodotus, Leonardo Da Vinci, Pablo Picasso, Benjamin …

The Truth About Men and Sex

Over my career as a sex therapist, I have had the opportunity to sit with thousands of men as they've discussed their sexual feelings, sex lives, and …

Emma Watson Was Told Not to Use the Word "Feminism" in a Gender Equality Speech

Unacceptable.<p>Labeling yourself a "feminist" simply means that you believe in equal rights for men and women. Yet the word continues to be tiptoed around, even by the HeForShe gender equality campaign.<p>In an interview with <i>PORTER</i>, UN Women Goodwill Ambassador Emma Watson says HeForShe asked her not to …

50 Years and 9 U.S. Presidents Later, a Waldorf Bellman Tells All

Jalali "Jim E." Eldrissi recounts the best stories from his five decades as a bellman at New York City's iconic hotel.<p>Jalali Eldrissi, better known as Jim E., has been a bellman at New York’s Waldorf-Astoria hotel since the Lyndon B. Johnson administration. He’s served at this hotel through two …

Ghostly ships filled with bodies arrive on Japan's shores

<b>(CNN) —</b> An unsettling mystery has washed up on Japan's shores.<p>Over the past two months, at least 12 wooden boats have been found adrift or on the coast, carrying chilling cargo -- the decaying bodies of 22 people, police and Japan's coast guard said.<p>All the bodies were "partially skeletonized" -- …

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Gunman opens fire, barricades himself inside Colorado Springs Planned Parenthood

<b>(AP)</b><p>Update: 12 reported shot, including 4 officers; gunman apprehended alive after hours long active shooter stand-off<p>Sophia Tesfaye<p>November 28, 2015 12:02am (UTC)<p><b>UPDATE:</b> Multiple outlets are now reporting the gunman has been captured alive. NBC News is reporting that at least 12 people were …

Planned Parenthood

Guidelines to Keep You Traveling Safely in a World of Terrorist Threats

Even intrepid travelers are starting to think: Do we stay or do we go?<p>Just in the last few weeks tragedies included the hotel massacre in Mali, 11/13 ISIS attacks in Paris, a deadly suicide-bombing in Beiruit Lebanon, and a Russian plane suspiciously downed in Egypt with hundreds of lives lost. …

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8 Intimate Photos That Show The Beauty Of Aging Hands

"My hands have changed considerably from young, beautiful and smooth to old and wrinkly, but they're still useful."<p>A woman's hands can tell the world a lot about the life she's lived. The way she keeps and carries her hands throughout her life is highly personal -- callouses, freckles, go-to …

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How I Shot Award-Winning Wildlife Photos in My Back Garden Safari

A little over a year ago, a friend stayed for the weekend and, one morning, spotted a fox in my garden. I didn’t see it myself, so was a little …