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10 Mind-Blowing Facts About Amazon.com

The e-tailer's revenue totaled $61 billion in 2012 and it currently sits at No.5 on ComScore's list of top 2,000 domains on the web.<p>But did you know that the massive website started in founder Jeff Bezos' garage? Or that Amazon's operation has become so massive that it's warehouses have more square …

Books-A-Million Posts a 2012 Profit

Books-A-Million’s bet on taking over a host of former Borders stores in late 2011 paid off in 2012 as the chain reported net income of $2.5 million …

Come Back to Earth, Will Smith

<b>No one would question</b> director Roland Emmerich's credentials in blowing up Washington, DC. He's done it damn near every other year — <i>Independence Day, 2012, The Day After Tomorrow, White House Down</i> — for the last decade. Big tidal waves, big alien ships, all sort of things that are of considerable …

Fatty

Approaching 40, I decided to lose my tits<p><i>Published in the April 2013 issue</i><p><b>Even when a friend</b> began opening e-mails to me with "Hey, Fatty," I didn't allow myself to believe I was fat exactly. My ego and appetites somehow remained immune to reality. Then my wife took a picture of me sitting on some …

Fitness

Gay Marriage And The Justices: Day Two

<b>Today, in the second half</b> of the marriage equality twin-bill before the Supreme Court, the Defense Of Marriage Act gets its day in front of the be-robed ladies and gentlemen, and we might at last be putting the 1996 presidential campaign, and the influence of political Svengali Dick Morris, behind …

LGBTQI

Why I've Given Up on My Kindle

<b>I've finally given up on e-readers.</b> When my last Kindle broke, with its cracked screen of frozen e-ink smearing poor Agatha Christie's face, I decided not to repurchase. I was only picking it up for books I'd already bought anyway. For at least a year, I had been reading actual print books — like …

Note-Taking

Take It Easy

0<p>SHARES<p>I ran a tough trail marathon last weekend, complete with a full-on Superman-style wipeout. (Thank you, Locust Pose, for giving me the back …

Studies Tout Power of Meditation

0<p>SHARES<p>We know that meditation helps calm the mind and benefits the practitioner in myriad other ways. New studies back up what yoga students and …

Yoga Poses, Classes, Meditation, and Life - On and Off the Mat - Namaste

You may be experiencing an injury and all that comes with it, but you are not your injury. Here are 5 ways to recover mentally, physically, and …

Hip Hip Hooray!

0<p>SHARES<p>"If you want to make someone cry, teach hip openers." My 200-hour teacher training was six years ago, but I remember this particular session …