Dan L. Myer

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The Second Burning of Atlanta

The Great Fire of 1917 caused more destruction than Sherman’s march through Atlanta. But rebuilding in its aftermath is what truly altered Atlanta’s …

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Tour North Miami Beach’s newly opened Reserve at Marina Palms

A handful of units remain<p>Marina Palms Yacht Club & Residences in North Miami Beach just had its grand opening event celebrating the completion of its second tower, the Reserve at Marina Palms.<p>The Plaza Equity Partners development with Interiors by Steven G features a 112-slip marina and only has a …

How Smart Luggage Is Changing the Way We Travel

While on vacation in Italy last week, I visited the Marchesi Antinori Chianti Classico winery in Tuscany. I hadn't been planning to visit, but the …

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How to Train Your Voice to Be More Charismatic

Scientists Analyze Public Leaders’ Voices to Discover the Basis for Charisma<p>Scientists are tuning in on the power of the spoken word, seeking the secrets of charisma.<p>By analyzing the harmonics of pitch, frequency and timbre, researchers at University of California, Los Angeles are discovering how …

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The Thankful Gig Entrepreneur

Being an entrepreneur in the Gig Economy is challenging. But it’s getting easier. Gig entrepreneurs have a lot to be thankful for in 2014 and the future is even brighter. More people than ever are moving to entrepreneurship to have control over their careers and lifestyles. And that’s a good thing. …

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Colorado Kids Are Accidentally Ingesting Pot

Colorado’s largest pediatric emergency center has treated nine children so far this year for accidentally ingesting marijuana. The Children’s …

Narrative designers discuss benefits of ditching the three act structure

The classic three act story structure — a setting and character setup followed by a confrontation that ends in a resolution — is popular among writers in all media. But ditching this convention, despite having been proved a successful storytelling method, is a beneficial move for video games …

30 Walk-in Closet Ideas for Men Who Love Their Image

Getting out of bed in the morning, opening the window to refresh your mind, body and spirit, showering and then carelessly <b>walking into your closet</b> to …

9 Little-Known Habits of Confident People

<i>"With confidence, you have won before you have started." -- Marcus Garvey</i><p>Confidence is often the single differentiator between people who get what they want and people who don't. Those who think and believe they can do something -- run a marathon, start an entrepreneurial venture, ask someone out …

11 Sexist Vintage Ads That Would Be Totally Unacceptable Today

We often yearn for a simpler time. You know, back when we didn't all have a smartphone, two e-mail addresses, and a laptop to keep us distracted at all times.<p>But while the earlier decades might seem glamorous on TV shows like "Mad Men" and "Downton Abbey," we're pretty sure they weren't the easiest …

The Worst-Dressed Men at the Oscars...Ever Photos | GQ

Toggle Scroll<p>February 23, 2017<p>For every movie star with best-actor-caliber style at the Academy Awards, there's another guy who didn't get the memo. Maybe he didn't abide by the black tie dress code. Maybe he just missed the mark on the fit of his penguin suit. Or, maybe—and often most likely—he …

The Myth Of Freedom From Facebook

When the CEOs of big companies buy smaller startups in a grab for their members, the executives know there’s a very important, very formulaic promise they must make: Nothing will change.<p>Mark Zuckerberg trotted out this line when he acquired Instagram. (“We're committed to building and growing …

What Advice Would You Give Your Younger Self?

Should you accept that promotion? Go back to school? Wait to start a family? When faced with a difficult decision, it’d be helpful if we could get advice from our future selves about the right course to pursue. Sadly, no one has figured out how to make that particular time machine work. But former</i> …

16 Habits Of Highly Sensitive People

Do you feel like you reflect on things more than everyone else? Do you find yourself worrying about how other people feel? Do you prefer quieter, less chaotic environments?<p>If the above sound true to you, you may be highly sensitive. The personality trait -- which was first researched by Elaine N. …

61 Things I Saw At Christian Fashion Week

What exactly happens at a fashion show for Jesus? I journeyed to Tampa, Fla., to find out.<p><b>In all, I was surprised by the lack of overt religiosity at Christian Fashion Week.</b> I used to cover New York Fashion Week at my previous job, so I wanted to see how fashion plays out both away from the Lincoln …

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Alec Baldwin: Good-bye, Public Life

<i>As told to Joe Hagan.</i><p><b>I flew to Hawaii</b> recently to shoot a film, fresh on the heels of being labeled a homophobic bigot by Andrew Sullivan, Anderson …

Morgan Freeman Isn't Going To Respond To Your Marriage Proposals, Internet (UPDATE)

<b>UPDATE: Feb. 21 --</b> Take heart, semi-anonymous Redditor! A representative for Morgan Freeman has informed HuffPost that a headshot of Freeman -- inscribed "keep dreaming" and said to have been sent in response to the Redditor's marriage proposal -- is in fact a forgery and not the work of the …

Can People Really Be 'Fit And Fat?'

Ever watch someone bench press a ridiculous amount of weight but not look <i>quite</i> like The Rock? Or hit the gym every day and still have a beer belly? It’s not an illusion — some research suggests people can be in shape even if they don’t quite look the part [1]. But a more recent study from the …

Having a Son Has Ruined Football for Me

I grew up just outside of Philadelphia; my formative years coincided with a time in Philadelphia Eagles football that is known simply as 'The Buddy Ryan Era.' The defense and mindset that Coach Ryan brought to the Eagles formed how I think about football and my opinion of how it should be played. …

12 Reasons You're Better Off Not Having A Dishwasher

In theory, a dishwasher is awesome. You cook a meal, eat it and then just throw all your dirty dishes into the dishwasher. With the click of a button, the mess you made is instantly taken care of -- and not by you. There's no time wasted on hand washing; no need to get your nails grimy with other …

Woman found guilty of manslaughter in buttocks-injection trial

A woman was found guilty of culpable negligence manslaughter Friday in connection with the illicit silicone buttocks injections that prosecutors say killed a Georgia woman in 2012.<p>Natasha Stewart, of suburban Memphis, Tenn., was found guilty Friday in Jackson, Miss., in the death of 37-year-old …

A Tale Of Two Incomes: How To Handle Having Less Money Than Your Friends

<i>This is half of a two-part story on how to balance friendship and money. Click here for, “A Tale Of Two Incomes: How To Handle Having More Money Than Your Friends.”</i><p>Jenny Chang, a 30-year-old account director at a public relations firm, makes about twice as much money as her good friend and roommate …

Common Emotions And Themes Of Nightmares And Bad Dreams Revealed In Study

Despite their scary reputation, fear is actually not the main emotion elicited in many nightmares and bad dreams, according to a new study.<p>Just a little more than one-third of nightmares and more than half of bad dreams elicited primary emotions <i>other than</i> fear, found researchers from the University …

How to Fuel Your Business by Publishing a Book

Publishing a book can seem like a daunting task. In this week’s Labcast, marketing experts (and published authors) Dorie Clark and Jonathan Kranz …