Nicole Carney

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10 Signs of a Passive-Aggressive Person | The Exhausted Woman

Tess was immediately annoyed in the presence of her manager and she couldn’t understand why.<p>She normally got along with a wide-range of …

Yes, You Can Measure White Privilege

Whenever anyone slips the words “white privilege” into a conversation, it immediately builds an impenetrable wall. For some white people, the words …

10 Reasons Your Toddler's Tantrum Is Actually a Good Thing

Believe it or not, temper tantrums are an important part of your toddler's emotional health and well-being.<p>Toddler tantrums are one of the most challenging aspects of parenting. We tend to feel like good parents when our toddlers are smiley and at ease, but can feel helpless and overwhelmed when …

What To Say To A Friend Who's Using You As A Therapist

Many of us have a friend who "just needs to vent" pretty much every day. Friends give great advice, and that's what friends are for. But, if it …

Club Drugs Are Having a Moment

Here are five that have made their way into the hearts of medical researchers.<p>When the Drug Enforcement Administration decides it really doesn't like a drug, your odds of learning anything useful about it become very, very slim. Take marijuana, for instance: The DEA still classifies it as a …

How America fails to learn from its racist history, in 2 paragraphs

Germans are taught that their historical horrors were collective failures. Americans, on the other hand…<p>Both the US and Germany have committed horrific racist atrocities in the past. But Americans learn about their own cruelties differently than Germans do, writes Megan Carpentier for the …

Mental Health: 5 Things Alcohol Addiction Makes You Blind To

Do you know someone who seems to self medicate with alcohol to cope with life, symptoms of a mental health diagnosis, or simply to de-stress? It is a …

9 Toxic Behaviors Holding Good People Back

<i>The quality of your behavior drives the quality of your life.</i>When you spend a decade working with and coaching thousands of people from around the …

Self-help

The 25 Best US Cities to Spend a Weekend

<i>By: Matt Meltzer</i><p><i>Credit: Angel McNall Photography/Shutterstock</i><p>Sure, our national parks are beautiful, beach camping is a blast, and taking a road trip is a fun way to spend a few days, but sometimes you want to explore a totally new city. And for that, we've got you covered.<p>At Thrillist, we've been …

Rhode Island

17 Historically Hilarious Facts About Alcohol

If you thought we were the first generation who liked to get our drink on, then you are sadly mistaken. Yes indeed, our forefathers and their …

This Remarkable Dog Became A Dad To A Litter Of Orphaned Cheetah Cubs

An Australian shepherd has been cuddling with a litter of cheetah babies after their mother died weeks after giving birth through a rare cesarian section at the Cincinnati Zoo.

US election 2016: Who's funding Trump, Sanders and the rest?

<b>The role of money has become an issue all its own in this election cycle. Bernie Sanders has called for an end to big money in politics while billionaire Donald Trump is using his own wealth to fund part of his campaign.</b><p>US federal election law requires all candidates to report each campaign …

Government

What I Wish Someone Had Told Me Before I Almost Committed Suicide at 24

When I was 24, I very nearly killed myself. I was living in Ibiza at the time, in a very nice villa, on the quiet east coast of the island. The villa …

Obama knocks GOP and his own party in a plea for better politics

The president acknowledges the 'poisonous political climate' has grown worse during his tenure.<p>In the middle of a heated race to succeed him, President Barack Obama pleaded for more civility in politics, and heaped plenty of blame at the feet of his own party. <br>Nine years to the day he announced his …

This Artist Is Selling A Menstrual Blood Portrait Of Trump To Raise Money For Immigrants

Right out of her wherever.<p>View this post on Facebook<p>View this post on Facebook<p>The artist said she plans to sell the painting online, but noted the color had already changed from a bright red to a reddish-brown.

People with this personality type are more likely to be a stay-at-home parent

Science suggests there's one personality type that's more likely to leave the workforce and stay home with their kids once they become parents.<p>A new report from Truity Psychometrics, a provider of online personality and career assessments, found that, overall, introverts are more likely to be …

Personality

What your date of birth says about you

Astrology may be pure bunk, but new research is shedding light on how our birthdays can impact our personalities<p>Kali Holloway<p>July 29, 2015 9:00am (UTC)<p>This article originally appeared on AlterNet.<p>A search for the amount of money Americans spend annually on astrology turns up estimates ranging from …

Psychology

Scientists say these 25 habits can help you feel happier and healthier

Each of the little things we do to boost our mood — from reading an adventure story to keeping a gratitude journal or even gazing up at the stars on a clear night — can add up to greater overall satisfaction.<p>But happiness doesn't come easy. We have to work at it.<p>Here are some of the things that …

Happiness

19 spectacular photos of tourist attractions around the world that were taken illegally

For years, the two photographers have risked frightening heights and legal implications to scale some of the world's highest and most well-known buildings, which they then highlight on their website, On the Roofs.<p>The images are breathtaking and capture views of these famous destinations we might …

Skyscrapers

5 surprising lessons a psychologist learned from interviewing killers

Which is to say, he interviews criminals before appearing as a witness to give expert testimony in their trials.<p>Earlier this year, the Loyola University psychologist published a book tying these experiences together, entitled "Listening to Killers: Lessons Learned from My Twenty Years as a …

Psychology

Photographer Takes Incredibly Expressive Portraits Of Her Dogs

Cats may be the favored animals of the internet, but photographers take many charming portraits of dogs, too. Elke “Wieselblitz” Vogelsang is a great …

Photographer explores her struggle with anxiety in surreal portraits

Anxiety and depression can often be an alienating experience. Between social stigma and personal struggle, it can be difficult for those who suffer …

Jeb Bush Confronted By College Student: 'Your Brother Created ISIS'

A college student told likely GOP presidential candidate Jeb Bush on Wednesday that his brother, former President George W. Bush, was to blame for the rise of the Islamic State.<p>The heated confrontation took place at a town hall meeting in Reno, Nevada, according to The New York Times. Ivy Ziedrich, …

Jeb Bush

Brain scans reveal how people 'justify' killing

A new study has thrown light on how people can become killers in certain situations, showing how brain activity varies according to whether or not …

The 5 worst Congresses in American history

<b>(Reuters/Kevin Lamarque)</b><p>The current Congress is approaching a single-digit approval rating. Believe it or not, there have been worse<p>Larry Schwartz<p>April 1, 2015 8:15am (UTC)<p>This article originally appeared on AlterNet.<p>America is caught in the throes of the 114th Congress. May the world take pity on …

Mississippi River

The economy is a Democrat: Why recent history shows the value of a progressive president

<b>(AP/Dennis Cook/J. Scott Applewhite)</b><p>When Dems control the White House, the middle class wins. And under Republicans? Not so much…<p>Sean McElwee<p>March 28, 2015 10:30am (UTC)<p>At the core of the debate between liberals and conservatives is a dispute over whose policies are better for economic growth, and …

Economics

Photo @ladzinski / The twisted and spiraled navajo sandstone of #AntelopeCanyon is one of the most photographed slot canyons in the world. It's an incredible place to visit in the dead of winter when the crowds have gone and you can walk through the sculpted canyon with nothin but the sound of the wind. @natgeocreative

20 Photos Of Pets At Weddings That Are Almost Too Cute For Words

February 20 marks an unofficial and little-known holiday called National Love Your Pet Day. We were as surprised as you probably are that there is a day dedicated to loving your fur baby -- that's pretty much all day, e'ry day in our book.<p>We took advantage of this opportunity to ask our readers and …

Pets