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The Problems With the Death Penalty Are Already Crystal Clear

The president has commissioned yet another study of lethal injections. He'd be better off lobbying the Supreme Court and Congress to make changes.<p>The "real problem" with the death penalty in America today isn't a mystery. The real problem is that we all know what the problems are but cannot or will …

What We Learned About Dallas Mavericks This Season

In a season that was anything but boring, you could say the Mavericks had a great campaign. The team returned to the playoffs, won 49 games and pushed the top-seeded San Antonio Spurs to a seventh game in the first round of the playoffs.<p>Considering where the franchise was just a year ago, this …

Oculus wants to build a billion-person MMO with Facebook

When Facebook purchased Oculus VR for $2 billion, both companies stayed fairly tight-lipped about their goals. The money would help Oculus build virtual reality headsets cheaper and better, while Facebook would have a chance to lead the next big computing platform. However, Oculus CEO Brendan Iribe …

Coke Just Stopped Using A Chemical That's Also A Flame Retardant — But That's Not The Worst Thing That's In Its Drinks

Coca-Cola is removing the controversial ingredient Brominated Vegetable Oil (BVO) from Powerade, Consumerist reports.<p>But if you are getting ready to cheer and gleefully guzzle down some Powerade, you might want to reconsider: Removing BVO from sweetened beverages, as PepsiCo did with Gatorade last …

European Union

What kind of inheritance do you owe your kids?

This article is reprinted by permission from NextAvenue.org.<p>“I don’t believe in inheriting money,” CNN host Anderson Cooper recently told Howard …

Retirement

How to Successfully Focus on Fast Moving Subjects

It’s harder to hit a moving target than it is to hit a stationary target; any sniper, archer, or NFL quarterback knows this to be true. Photographers …

Cameras

How to Make Ricotta Cheese (at home!)

One of my goals this year is to start experimenting with making my own cheese. I'd really LOVE to take a class sometime, and I bought a kit online …

How To Clean Your Kitchen Sink & Disposal, The Natural Way

You would think your kitchen sink is relatively clean, considering the number of times per day you use it. But simply letting water run down the …

Cast Iron Skillet

How To Screen Print and Reupholster a Chest

This chest got a major makeover that updates it's overall look. You can really customize this piece by switching the images you use for the prints, …

Screen Printing

Time Management Tips | How to Live on 24 Hours Per Day | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s note: As you look back on the year that has just past, do you feel as though you spent another 12 months merely existing instead of truly</i> …

8 Strategies for Meeting and Connecting with VIPs | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s Note: This is a guest post from</i> <i>John Corcoran</i><i>.</i><p><b>Imagine for a second that you’re in an elevator.</b> The doors have just opened and the CEO of your …

How to Throw a Dynamite Straight Punch: An Illustrated Guide | The Art of Manliness

The straight punch is an effective blow to deal a fighting opponent. John L. Sullivan is on deck today to show you how to deliver this punch with …

Influence, Persuasion, & Personal Presentation: Why to Look Your Best | The Art of Manliness

Are you intentionally making mistakes at work to make yourself look incompetent?<p>Are you purposely sabotaging your presentations?<p>Are you setting …

Aging Successfully Reversed in Mice; Human Trials to Begin Next · Guardian Liberty Voice

Scientists have successfully reversed the aging process in mice according to a new study just released. Human trials are to begin next, possibly …

We may already know how we will cure death—but should we?

A pair of advocates—they do legitimate research too, but their ardor is so intense, it’s hard to call them scientists—believe that they will, within their lifetimes, make ours the first generation of humans to live forever.<p>Their quest is elegantly laid out in <i>The Immortalists</i>, a new documentary …

Singularity

EEG study shows how brain infers structure, rules when learning

What is startling is the "response to correct? buttons" of nonexistent structure or order.<p>Please sign in to add a comment. Registration is free, and …

How to Add Special Effects to Vine and Instagram Videos

Anyone can become "Instafamous" by adding a filter or a few hashtags to a cool selfie. The real pros live on video.<p>Vine and Instagram have provided …

Top 40 Useful Sites To Learn New Skills

The web is a powerful resource that can easily help you learn new skills. You just have to know where to look. Sure, you can use Google, Yahoo, or …

Fathering With Intentionality: The Importance of Creating a Family Culture | The Art of Manliness

Have you ever met one of those families that just seem to have it all together? Maybe you knew such a family growing up and loved hanging out over at …

Latin Words and Phrases Every Man Should Know | The Art of Manliness

What do great men like Benjamin Franklin, Thomas Jefferson, and Theodore Roosevelt all have in common?<p>They all were proficient in Latin.<p>From the …