Cynthia Klassen

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Margaret Atwood Responds To Cast's Claim That 'Handmaid's Tale' Isn't A Feminist Story

"It's not a feminist story," series star Elisabeth Moss said. "It's a human story."<p>It’s difficult to talk about “The Handmaid’s Tale,” Hulu’s adaptation of Margaret Atwood’s famous dystopia, without bringing up the story’s eerie relevance to contemporary politics. It is, after all, centered on a …

Feminism

Is President Donald Trump’s immigration ban an abuse of his power?

He has been in office barely a week, and already the lawsuits are coming fast and furious against President Donald Trump's executive order barring foreign nationals from seven Muslim countries, including Iran, Iraq and Syria, from entering the United States. Did the President abuse his power? On …

Immigration

How to bring the excitement back into a long-term relationship

To the casual observer, it looks like wellness star Sophie Jaffe and her husband, Adi, have the kind of love that perfume ads are made of. And, well, …

This Is the Easiest Way to Diffuse an Argument, According to Psychologists

It's when we're in the middle of an argument that we're least likely to turn to problem-solving strategies—seeking compromise, taking the other …

Psychology

The 10 Most Stunning Uses of Color in Movie History

From the dusty O Brother, Where Art Thou? to the hipster pastels of Wes Anderson.<p>Few people likely walk out of a movie and comment on the palette chosen by the director off the color wheel. Those conversations are typically reserved for art classes or nerdy film forums. But color, whether it is …

Geek

Ebola Vaccine Is 100 Percent Effective: New Study

In some really great news to end the year, an experimental vaccine against the Ebola virus has proven 100 percent effective in trials, according to a …

‘Duck Dynasty’ Producers Fired and Sued by ITV

Deirdre and Scott Gurney, the producers of “Duck Dynasty,” have officially been terminated by ITV following a fraud investigation, and a claim has been filed in California Superior Court.<p>“Following a meeting with Scott and Deirdre Gurney, the Board of Gurney Productions has been left with no …

Long-Forgotten Research Unearths New Mystery about Lyme Disease

The tick hunter was hopeful he had found the cause of the disabling illness, recently named Lyme disease, that was spreading anxiety through leafy …

Want to Stick to Your Habits? Science Says This Will Double Your Success Rate

This will ensure your positive habits always happen, no matter what.<p>The internet is chock full of good habits that can change your success for the better. But actually sticking to them is a completely different story.<p>This unexpected journey called life gets in the way, and when we have a task list …

Here's the fascinating science behind why birthmarks exist

People come in all shapes and sizes, some with birthmarks, spots, moles, and freckles on their skin and some without. Talking about birthmarks in …