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7 Terrible Things the Bible Clearly Says

July 3, 2018 by Jayson D. Bradley<p>I’m pretty lucky to have conversations with Christians from a variety of backgrounds and cultures. Usually, those …

Theology

How to Create a Strong Password

The U.S. government recently revamped its password recommendations, abandoning its endorsement of picking a favorite phrase and replacing a couple …

Information Systems

Making a Toolbox from a Single 2×4

Single-board woodworking projects can be a fun and satisfying challenge. It’s often interesting to constrain yourself in some way, like this, as doing so can lead to new ideas and approaches that you wouldn’t otherwise arrive at. In this project from <i>Vintage Wood Workshop</i>, Kyle Bollendorf decided to …

Woodworking

Interactive Cocktail Shaker

David McCandless and the team at Information Is Beautiful have created this impressive Guide to Cocktails in both interactive and static versions.<p><i>75+</i> …

May the Fourth Be With You: the Wisdom of Star Wars in 40 Iconic Quotes

The 40th anniversary of Star Wars is this week. There is so much real world wisdom to share from these movies.<p>It is a red letter day in a red letter year for Star Wars fans. May the Fourth (or May-the-Force) is a day to celebrate the films' legacy as well as the philosophy of its Jedi warriors. And …

Self-improvement

How To Think Visually Using Visual Analogies – Infographic

Visual learners are people who think in pictures and use words to communicate that picture to others. About 60% of the world population are visual …

The Greatest Myths About Jesus Christ’s Birth

Is Christmas on the 25th because of a pagan holiday? Was he really born in a stable? And about those three kings…<p>It’s Christmas, a celebration of the …

Here’s the Public Evidence Russia Hacked the DNC — It’s Not Enough

There are some good reasons to believe Russians had something to do with the breaches into email accounts belonging to members of the Democratic …

8 New Reasons The Electoral College Shouldn't Vote For Trump

Soon after the election, I was one of those arguing that Republican electors should vote for someone other than Donald Trump when the electoral college convenes on December 19. My contention was simply that Trump is fundamentally unfit to be president. Many Republicans declared Trump unfit during …

6 Cognitive Biases That Are Messing Up Your Decision Making

Forewarned is forearmed: The human mind is riddled with dangerous blind spots and illogical shortcuts.<p>Over millions of years of evolution you'd think your brain would have gotten pretty good at thinking. But the truth is natural selection hasn't been nudging our brains to be ever more rational. …

Critical Thinking

A Man's Guide to Wristwatches: Their History and Why to Wear One | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s note: Read Part II when you’re done, How to Choose a Watch.</i><p>No element of men’s style combines fashion and function quite like the …

Watches

Leverage OneNote in your company by using it to manage projects: an intro

Keeping projects under control and on track is critical to the successful business. Although all businesses have projects, not every business has …

Project Management

How to Increase Your Critical Thinking Skills | Synonym

Critical thinking skills can be acquired and sharpened with deliberate practice.<p>Attributed to the ancient scholar Socrates, critical thinking is the …

Seven Deadly Sins of a project manager

We all know about the seven cardinal sins. Sloth, Gluttony, Pride, Lust, Greed, Wrath, and Envy; these are common knowledge. Did you know that just …

Someone Made A Guide For What To Do When You See Islamophobia And It's Perfect

Step 1: Ignore the attacker.<p>View this post on Facebook<p>Non-complementary behavior is a psychological concept where you adopt the opposite conduct of another person's. For instance, if someone is being aggressive toward another person, you should adopt a very warm behavior to hopefully defuse the …

How to stay anonymous online

When it comes to our privacy and security we’re all a bit paranoid, as is our right. Our privacy online can be compromised just as easily as our …

Information Systems

An Expert Explains Why Your Vote Won't Matter

Most voters know almost nothing, and your ballot won't affect the outcome in a national election. But it's still probably a good idea to vote.<p>On November 8, it'll be our collective civic duty to drag our collective ass to the polls and cast a ballot for the angry guy or the email lady. This is an …

10 Free Data Visualization Tools

Finding new insights (or sometimes just making your point) can be one of the most satisfying exchanges in business. But when that point is based on ever-growing Big Data sets, often the best way of presenting it is through a sexy-yet-meaningful data visualization. But most folks, even power users, …

It's Time to Imagine a Post-Police World -- Here's Why Abolishing the Police is Not a Crazy Idea

Are police necessary? Although this existential question often produces a knee-jerk ‘of course they are, who would protect us?’ a growing call for …

French police make woman remove clothing on Nice beach following burkini ban

Authorities in 15 towns have banned burkinis, citing public concern following recent terrorist attacks in the country<p>Photographs have emerged of armed French police confronting a woman on a beach and making her remove some of her clothing as part of a controversial ban on the burkini.<p>Authorities in …

France

Secret Cameras Record Baltimore’s Every Move From Above

Since January, police have been testing an aerial surveillance system adapted from the surge in Iraq. And they neglected to tell the public.<p>By Monte …

Culture Clash: When Violence Against Women Is Accepted, Lawful And Expected

Last New Year's Eve it was reported that 2000 men sexually assaulted 1200 women in Cologne, Germany. Immediately, politicians and pundits jumped to make the connection between the rash of violence against women and the influx of refugees. And each time another incident takes place, the battle …

Last Month US Cops Killed More Citizens than UK Cops Fired Their Guns This Entire Century

According to the United Kingdom’s statistics on the police use of firearms, English cops discharged their weapons a total of 80 times since the turn …