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How to Break Your Procrastination Habit and Get Real Work Done

Do you ever wake up in the morning and say, “Today, I am going to spend the day in reactive mode — running around putting out fires, constantly …

Intelligence and Mood Disorders

In our fast-paced society today, we seem to be in a constant struggle to keep up. While the advancement of technology has its benefits, we are now …

Obama Pays Mexico Five Billion Dollars to Keep Donald Trump

WASHINGTON (The Borowitz Report)—President Barack Obama defended his decision on Wednesday to issue a payment of five billion dollars to Mexico to compel that nation to retain custody of Donald J. Trump.<p>The payment, which will be delivered to the Mexican government in hard American currency by …

Donald Trump

Forget Idris Elba – it’s time for a lesbian Bond | Julie Bindel

Swap the tuxedo for dungarees, the sports car for a low-emission Mini and the martini for a pint of Stella, and you have the perfect Bond for the 21st century<p>If, according to the actor Idris Elba, he is too old to be running around “chasing women” and therefore has written off his chances of being …

James Bond

10 YouTube Channels For Learning Ethical Hacking Course Online

Learn Ethical Hacking Course Online Through These 10 YouTube Channels<p>There has been an increasing demand for ethical hackers (also known as white hat …

Ethical Hacking

Girl Power

This week, <b>Theresa May</b> announced that she was running to lead Britain’s Conservative party. Bookmakers say that she has the best chance of becoming …

Deck-building mechanics meet brawler in Absolver

One of the most interesting fighting games I've ever played is in development by a somewhat unlikely group: ex-Ubisoft developers who've spent the …

The Fact Is, the Worst Shooting in US History Targeted the LGBTQ Community

<i>"One city. One family. One love. One heart. One pulse." - The new Pulse nightclub Facebook cover image. (Facebook)</i><p>Fifty dead. 53 injured. Dozens of families and groups of friends in unimaginable pain. Americans -- especially those in the LGBTQ community -- left afraid and confused.<p>Those are some of …

LGBTQI

How To Harness The Brain Chemical That Makes You Trust Someone

Brain scientists still don’t understand why these simple behaviors release trust-inspiring oxytocin. But they know how.<p>Next time you’re having a fight with your partner try this: Reach out and touch them. Place your hand gently on their knee or their hand. Now, if the fight has escalated to …

10+ Of The Funniest Two-Line Jokes Ever

A young person is a child, grows up, grows old, and then becomes like a child again. So, too, with your sense of humour: while you might be too cool …

VIDEO: Half-Life 2 Combine drone becomes reality in Russia

An accurate model of the City Scanner drone from legendary game Half-Life 2 computer game has been created by an enthusiast from Russia. Watch RT’s …

Watch Captain America: Civil War As An Old School Video Game

As the essential video game generation, we’ve seen the way gaming and graphics have progressed since the 80’s and 90’s. What began as 8-bit games …

Watch the Fastest 'Half-Life 2' Speedrun Yet, Coming in Under 41 Minutes

The right man in the wrong place can make all the difference in the world.<p>It took me around 17 hours to beat the legendary first-person shooter <i>Half-Life 2</i>. I remember being blown away by David "Marshmallow" Gibbons' speedrun that chopped the whole experience down to a mere 2 hours and 57 minutes. …

Hillary Clinton’s answer about who should pay for dates explains her entire political philosophy

Hillary Clinton's comments on how people on dates should split the bill — made in an interview with Prachi Gupta for Cosmopolitan — are hilariously nuanced, and a weirdly great look into how she approaches public policy:<p>Bill splitting is an issue where people have weirdly doctrinaire, down-the-line …

Level Up Your Plank Workout: 11 Planks to Build Core Strength

When you were a kid, you probably did sit-ups at school for an ab workout. But is the sit-up the best ab exercise? That’s actually a simple question. …

The biggest mistake parents make when arguing with kids

How do you deal with out-of-control kids?<p>The authors of the bestseller <i>How to Talk So Kids Will Listen & Listen So Kids Will Talk</i> have some great …

Stop nerfing the plague, strategy games

Perhaps the greatest foe across all human history gets a pretty raw deal in strategy games. I’m not talking about Napoleon or Attila, a toxic …

Sanders: I would overturn 'outrageous' Mississippi, North Carolina laws

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders said Friday that if elected president, he would overturn laws in Mississippi and North Carolina that critics say discriminate against the gay community.<p>"As president of the United States, I would do everything I can do to overturn those outrageous …

What does your music taste say about your personality? Researchers have the answer

Are you a fan of the Sex Pistols or are you more into some nice, calming Norah Jones or Adele?<p>This choice could speak volumes about your personality according to a group of psychologists from the University of Cambridge.<p>They divided humanity into two camps - those who like rules and order, and …

University of Cambridge

Brain scans reveal how people with insomnia may be wired differently

To sleep, perchance to dream … and to keep your brain working: Scientists have long known about the importance of getting a good night's sleep to improve memory, learning and mental health.<p>But the underlying cause of primary insomnia — a chronic inability to sleep soundly that's not associated with …

How Paradox plunders history for great gameplay mechanics

Why were the "great powers" of Europe so hell-bent on colonizing Africa in the 19th century? Setting aside the myriad moral issues that are hard for …

Mastering the holy grail of programming: What makes a good coder

• Know the language you are working with. Read manuals. Read all the stuff you can about it. Learn the language inside and out. Doubt what you read, make experiments. This is important: To really learn, you need to test and experiment for yourself. Make up your own mind.<br>• Check parameters in every …

Prototypes

8 tricks for reading people's body language

Body language provides an amazing amount of information on what other people are thinking <i>if</i> you know what to look for. And who hasn't wanted to read people's minds at some point?<p>You already pick up on more body language cues than you're consciously aware of. UCLA research has shown that only 7% of …

Language

Want to Code? A University Degree Might be a Huge Waste of Time

A lot of people think they need a university degree to get a job as a software engineer.<p>A few days ago, I published a post called “Learn to Code: 13 …

This is What Will Help Your Wandering Mind

We live in an ADD world. What is a leader to do to remain sane, productive, and effective?<p>"A human mind is a wandering mind, and a wandering mind is an unhappy mind," explain psychologists Matthew Killingsworth and Daniel Gilbert in the journal Science. And according to the psychologists' research, …

Bernie Sanders Targets Hillary Clinton’s Superdelegates

Video: Hillary Clinton holds a huge lead among Democratic superdelegates. How is the Sanders campaign responding? WSJ’s Jason Bellini reports. If you lose a state but never really tried to win it, should it count as a loss? The Bernie Sanders campaign, trailing Hillary Clinton in delegates, is …

Bernie Sanders

New Religious Freedom Bill Gives Small Business Owners Right To Annul Any Gay Marriage

JEFFERSON CITY, MO—Saying the legislation would restore and protect religious freedoms that had been endangered in recent years by government action, …

The Science of Genuine Smiles

(Source: wireimage.com)<p>A beautiful, authentic smile is an involuntary form of self expression. Universal in its message, a smile can communicate joy, excitement, and caring, all without language.<p>From a dentist's perspective, the essence of smiles is in their anatomy as well as cosmetic artistry. …

Homophobia Has No Place in the Church

“Young man, I appreciate your message, but you need to realize that most gay people are dangerous predators.”<p>I had just finished sharing about my …

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