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Why You Need Emotional Intelligence to Succeed | Inc.com

When the concept of emotional intelligence was introduced to the masses, it served as the missing link in a peculiar finding: people with average IQs outperform those with the highest IQs 70 percent of the time. This anomaly threw a massive wrench into what many people had always assumed was the …

Emotional Intelligence

How To Look Rugged: The Essential Men's Clothing Guide

Before there were hipsters with ironic moustaches and women’s jeans, there were the original beard-sporting, plaid-wearing men’s men. Unlike the …

A Beginner’s Guide To Fragrance Layering

A Different Way To Look At Fragrance<p>Think about how you apply a fragrance – what probably springs to mind is the act of spraying an eau de toilette a …

More Gorgeous Portraits of Women with Wild Animals by Katerina Plotnikova

Moscow-based photographer Katerina Plotnikova consistently produces gorgeous portraits of young women cradling exotic animals as if they're pets. Since we last shared her images that featured the likes of giraffes, elephants, and elk, she's created more stunning photos. Beautiful figures donning …

Photography

Meandering Green Pathway Adds a Whimsical Twist to a Suspended Balcony

In design, it's often said that “form follows function,” but for the Zalewski Architecture Group, sometimes “the form follows fun.” They designed a walk-on balcony that's suspended above a courtyard in Gliwice, Poland. This isn't your typical pathway, though. Instead of being a rigid, straight …

Architecture

I Am Sterling Archer, and My Style Tips Will Make You All More Handsome

The suave star of FX's Archer discloses his most-classified style secrets.<p><i>To celebrate the new season of FX's Archer, we had the World's Greatest Spy</i> sit down and answer some of your most pressing romantic questions<i>. But Archer isn't just a lover (and a fighter); he's an exceptionally well-dressed</i> …

Men's Fashion

5 ways the GOP is valiantly trying to make Americans as dumb as possible

From AP history bans to university budget cuts, conservatives are proving they’re willing to do whatever it takes<p>If you ever want to make a conservative touchy, the quickest way---out of many quick ways---is to hint that the connection between ignorance and holding right-wing views is more than a …

Education

The right’s latest rape lunacy: Guns on campus won’t prevent rape — but they will put women in jail for self-defense

A Republican assemblywoman wants to arm women to stop rape. Here’s why it’s a recipe for more violence<p>There is an odd kind of disconnect in the argument that allowing guns on college campuses will reduce rates of sexual violence. As the New York Times reported on Wednesday, several states have …

Guns

GOP’s anti-school insanity: How Scott Walker & Bobby Jindal declared war on education

It’s come to this: To appeal to the party’s far-right base, GOP leaders want to gut public education. Here’s why<p>If you’re a governor and you want to be president, usually you run on a record of achievement. But two such Republican governors, who have both witnessed declining popularity numbers in …

Education

6 worst right-wing moments of the week — Glenn Beck’s anti-vaxx persecution fantasy

Beck goes off the deep end comparing anti-vaxxers to Galileo, while multiple GOPers say horrible things about rape<p><b>1. New GOP Senator: Food workers must be free not to wash their hands!</b><p>Amongst the outstanding freshman class of Senators is one Thom Tillis, a Republican who bills himself as a "free …

North Carolina

Wingnuts’ latest meltdown: Conservatives go nuts over Obama’s remarks on Christianity and Islam

Obama reminds fellow Christians that their religion has been far from perfect. Cue conservative freak-out<p>Speaking before the National Prayer Breakfast on Thursday, President Obama denounced those "who hijack religion for their own murderous ends," citing, for instance, the Islamic State militant …

Religion

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Defense in horrific gang rape wants guilty verdict vacated because a juror was a victim of sexual assault

A juror in the Vanderbilt University gang rape case was a victim of assault. The defense is crying foul<p>Two former Vanderbilt University football players were convicted this week of raping an unconscious woman in June of 2013, but the defense team for one of the men wants the verdict thrown out …

Crime

States With Most Gun Deaths Have High Gun Ownership And Weak Gun Laws, Report Shows

It seems like a relatively obvious equation: The weaker the gun laws and the higher the rate of gun ownership in a given state, the more deaths from gun violence that state will see.<p>That's the conclusion of a report released Thursday by the Violence Policy Center, a nonprofit organization that …

Guns

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Fashion Trends For Men 2016: A Guide To What's Hot

The buzzword for menswear in January is ‘trends’. With fashion month well underway, designers are already starting to dictate what’s cool from their …

Turning Science Into the New Welfare Queen

Ronald Reagan created a mythological character -- the "Welfare Queen" -- and taught America that it was OK to be racist, OK to hate poor people, and OK to resent paying taxes. More than 30 years later, a substantial number of Americans still believe that lazy black women make millions of dollars a …

Rand Paul

George Zimmerman arrested for domestic violence again — will he finally lose his guns?

Under our patchwork of gun laws, men like Zimmerman remain free to own and carry guns despite violent records<p>George Zimmerman was arrested on Friday for aggravated assault and domestic violence with a weapon, marking the third time in as many years that he’s been arrested after an alleged domestic …

Guns

Do Guns Protect Us? Violence Policy Center Says No

The gun lobby was understandably quiet after the tragic shooting of Veronica Rutledge by her 2-year-old son in the Hayden, Idaho, Walmart. After all, it's pretty tough to reconcile the human cost of such carelessness with the notion that people walking around with guns make themselves and others …

Guns

You’re Going to Want to Live in One of These 12 Dome Homes

If you’re in the process of house hunting or designing your dream home, maybe you should think outside the box. No, really — stop thinking of your house as a box. Dome homes and geodesic domes are on the rise all over the world, and we’re not talking about hobbit holes or Epcot globes. The …

Outdoors

6 worst right-wing moments of the week — Rupert Murdoch says every single Muslim “responsible” for terrorism

The News Corp. chief gets racist on Twitter, while Bill Cosby makes a rape joke<p><b>1. Rupert Murdoch: Basically, just don’t be Muslim.</b><p>Fox, O’Reilly, CNN and right-wingers of all kinds have been harping away at the Muslim community all week about the need for moderate Muslims the world over to condemn …

Mitch McConnell

The Chandelier That Produces a Shadow Forest of Wild Trees

A year and a half ago, we told you about <i>Forms in Nature,</i> a stunning light sculpture by Hilden & Diaz (Thyra Hilden and Pio Diaz) that casts shadows of trees throughout a room. The 3D printed piece takes eight hours of assembly by hand. Created in Copenhagen, the beautiful chandelier took the world …

Customers

Republicans are the real wealth redistributors

Kansas and other state governments are seizing money from middle-class workers to finance tax cuts for the wealthy<p>In 2008, then-candidate Barack Obama was lambasted for supposedly endorsing policies of wealth redistribution. The right feared that under an Obama presidency, Washington would use …

Income Inequality

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10 Twilight Zone Episodes You Must Watch

Get lost in the mysterious show in its new marathon.<p><b>It's that time of year.</b> You're locking down New Year's Eve plans and, if you're like us, what you're going to binge-watch on New Year's. The dawn of a new year means <i>The Twilight Zone</i> marathon on the Syfy channel. Starting the morning of New Year's …

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20 Best Jackets For Men (2015 Edition)

Jackets are different than, say, your denim. Where jeans are concerned, you could conceivably get away with having one favourite pair that you wear …

The Huckster returns: Looking back at 7 of Mike Huckabee’s most vile moments

As the former Arkansas governor moves toward another presidential run, we take a trip down Memory Lane<p>Over the weekend, former Arkansas Gov. Mike Huckabee announced that he would end his Fox News program to explore a second bid for president in 2016. “There has been a great deal of speculation as …

Religion

Work out at your desk with Darryl Agawin's Balance Stool

The "wobble seat" of this stool by Canadian designer Darryl Agawin helps the user to exercise their core muscles and work off any extra Christmas …

Furniture