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Does the Illuminati control the world? Maybe it’s not such a mad idea

If the Illuminati is real, it’s got to be the least secret secret society in the universe. It’s so bad at keeping itself hidden that its existence is proclaimed all over the internet by people whose investigative toolkit consists entirely of Google and a lively imagination.<p>The most recent would-be …

Conspiracies

This Is How Reading Changes Your Brain & It's Even More Wild Than You'd Think

I'm in grad school right now, and we've been reading three of Irish writer Samuel Beckett's very challenging novels. TBH, the reading sort of makes …

Empowered Kids Have Parents Who Use These 3 Strategies

The principles are simple enough, but you can't quit, and you have to tell your reptilian brain to shut up.<p>By far the biggest irony of being a parent is that, while it's human nature to want to feel needed, if we're doing our job as a mother or father, we have to empower our kids, at least on a …

Glassdoor's 100 Best Places to Work All Have These 8 Things In Common | Inc.com

Every year for the past ten years, Glassdoor announces the top places to work all across North America and parts of Europe. The most unique part of this award? You can only win the award if your employees say so.<p>Glassdoor's methodology for the award includes a collection of anonymous company …

Employee Engagement

​​Blast Your Biceps With Two Simple Moves | Men’s Health

First, do one lunge and perform five reps of <b>split-squat hammer curls</b> with dumbbells the weight of your choice. (We like these from CAP Barbell.) You'll mostly feel the burn in your biceps and forearms, but your core—as it stabilizes—your glutes, and your quads will also come into play. (This is the …

Break the Cycle of Stress and Distraction by Using Your Emotional Intelligence

Being able to focus helps us succeed. Whether it’s focusing inward and attuning ourselves to our intuitions and values or outward and navigating the world around us, honing our attention is a valuable asset.<p>All too often though, our focus and attention get hijacked, leaving us feeling frazzled, …

These three strategies can help you master any subject

I learned a lot in 2017. I learned about how the European Union works, because Britain decided to leave it. I learned what a social media-obsessed presidency looks like, and the distinctive outlines of a political party that picks power over principle. I learned that a Trump presidency can force a …

Pedagogy

33 Daily Habits Highly Successful People Have (and the Rest of Us Probably Don't) | Inc.com

Ever wonder why getting ahead can sometimes seem like such a struggle? The truth is: If you want to be highly successful, you need to be highly disciplined. I've polled countless executives and entrepreneurs about the things they're doing every day which help them succeed, and typically they credit …

Gluten-Free

​The "Star Wars: The Last Jedi" Cast Used This Special Recovery Device To Get In Shape | Men’s Health

It takes a lot of strength to fight the dark side. That’s why when the Jedis—we mean stars—of <i>The Last Jedi</i> had to get in tip-top shape to battle the First Order, they relied on every single trick of the trade. And that includes some high-tech gadgets like this bizarre-looking cold sleeve.<p>The Game …

The 8 Best Yoga Poses for Men

If you think yoga isn’t for you, look to basketball stars Blake Griffin and Dirk Nowitzki. They’re just a couple of the big names that trained with …

A high school football team took a knee and then all hell broke loose

“Nobody knew it would be like this.”<p>very morning, when former NFL player and current high-school football coach Joey Thomas walks into the recreation …

High School

Kendrick Lamar reveals “Don’t Trip” Nike sneaker

“CORTEZ KENNY.”<p>Kendrick Lamar has unveiled his first collaboration with Nike. The red and white take on the Cortez sneaker can be seen above. It has …

We have abandoned every principle of the free and open internet

The internet we left behind<p>“In a few years, men will be able to communicate more effectively through a machine than face to face.”<p>It was 1968, and J.C.R. Licklider, a director at ARPA, had become convinced that humanity was on the cusp of a computing revolution. In a landmark paper called “The …

Internet

5 Behaviors That Can Make You More Successful At Work

There’s a lot of discussion about what makes a person successful. Some say it’s the people you know or your network. Others say it’s all about how you organize your day and your priorities. Others say it’s innate personality characteristics.<p>All of the things listed above are extremely important. …

Self-improvement

There's new evidence that a 'party drug' is a rapid-fire treatment for depression

After a 45-minute infusion of ketamine, clients at a clinic in San Francisco's Nob Hill neighborhood are not partying.<p>Instead, they're in a state of quiet contemplation — reclining on cushioned chairs, listening to music, or occasionally striking a tranquil yoga pose.<p>These clients are patients at …

Depression

The 1 Thing Nobody Understands About Suffering (and How To Overcome It) | Inc.com

Everyone experiences suffering. No matter who you are--regardless of your identities, political affiliation, age, or income--you will suffer in this lifetime.<p>Physical pain. Mental anguish. Psychological torment. Excruciating emotional turmoil. In this life, there are many ways to suffer.<p>And unlike …

Self-improvement

10 Black Authors Everyone Should Read | PBS

They are poets, playwrights, novelists and scholars, and together they helped capture the voice of a nation. They have fearlessly explored racism, …

Black History

The modern-day version of a thousand-year-old philosophy can help anyone be more confident

Ever feel like you're not good enough? Something bad happens and your brain plays a YouTube highlight reel of every mistake you've ever made. Your confidence crashes and your self-esteem flatlines.<p>You're not alone. People have been feeling like this as long as there have been people. It's an old …

Self-help

The Best Workout You Can Do When You Can't Hit the Gym ​| Men’s Health

This workout is a descending ladder, meaning you will start with 10 reps per exercise and remove one rep per round until you complete the workout at one rep per exercise. This setup allows you to maintain intensity as you fatigue, and intensity makes for a more effective workout in less</b> …