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10 health mistakes to stop before you turn 40

Want look and feel young into your 40s and beyond? Now's the time to hit the refresh button.<p>"When you're in your 20s and 30s, you have forever"—or so you think, explained Heather Provino, CEO of the workplace wellness company Provant Health Solutions Inc., in East Greenwich, R.I.<p>But health and …

Wellness

Neil Gaiman on How Stories Last

“Stories … are genuinely symbiotic organisms that we live with, that allow human beings to advance.”<p>Stories have shapes, as Vonnegut believed, and they in turn give shape to our lives. But how do stories like the fairy tales of the Brothers Grimm or <i>Alice in Wonderland</i> continue to enchant the …

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Review: Ogami Notebook

The Ogami notebook makes a strong first impression, in more ways than one. Visually, it makes a great first impression: it comes in nice colors, …

Paramahansa Yogananda, and the legacy of India’s mission to enlighten America

Yoga and meditation are seen by the public as methods to exercise and relax, respectively. However, these are side-benefits of their actual purpose, …

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Tiny Figurines Explore Inside Electronic Machines

<i>Ghosts in the Machine</i> is a cinematic series featuring miniature figurines inside an electronic mechanism by photographer Mark Crummett. Each image in the collection is set up like a brilliant sci-fi thriller. Often with an empty, black backdrop, the viewer's focus is drawn to the tiny subjects and …

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Roger Ebert’s vision of America

When we see integration at work in an unpretentious way, we sometimes feel the country has truly affirmed itself, displaying human understanding on …

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ROGER EBERT: THE CRITIC WHO LOVED MOVIES

Most critics make their reputation by writing scathing and very amusing reviews. Not Roger Ebert. He made “thumbs up” his signature, and wrote his …

I'll Let Roger Do the Talking

<b>Well, fuck.</b> Roger Ebert's gone, at least physically, and my heart breaks for Chaz, and I love them very much, and I hate cancer nearly as much. Writing about Roger changed me in a lot of ways (I stopped taking for granted things as simple as a telephone call or having a bottle of beer). It was a …

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Roger Ebert on Ozu

We will miss our friend Roger Ebert, who died yesterday at age seventy. In honor of this very special man and most beloved and influential of film …

Speaking for the assembly: the genius of Roger Ebert, 1942-2013

No one was better at describing the emotional experience of<br>watching a film than Roger Ebert. Few were better at describing the emotional<br>experience of …

Roger Ebert, In His Own Words, on the Education of a Film Critic

<i>When we put out our call to the Criticwire Network for tributes to Roger Ebert, film critic Emanuel Levy replied with an extraordinarily generous</i> …

Gigaom | When cancer stole Roger Ebert’s voice, Twitter gave him a new one

Advertisement<p>After a long battle with cancer — which took away his vocal chords and eventually most of his lower jaw — veteran Chicago-based film …

The Simpsons Showrunner Al Jean Remembers the Time Roger Ebert Appeared on The Critic

<i>Their thumbs were almighty, but Roger Ebert and Gene Siskel were always willing to poke fun at themselves and the on-camera rivalry that was actually</i> …

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Farewell to a generous colleague and friend

Roger Ebert died Thursday, April 4, 2013. A lousy day. I rue it. But I will always remember Roger’s kindness and his eloquence. I’m not alone there.<p>The loss is instantaneous, the absence crushing. Chicago’s own journalist, film critic, media personality and civic conscience will no longer explain, …

Dear Roger on Notebook

Dear Roger,<p>I’m not going to pretend that we were close; nonetheless, you were my friend. You were generous and supportive, and I never properly …

Edelstein on Roger Ebert: Farewell to the Mayor of Movie Critic-Ville

He announced that he would be taking a “leave of presence” on the day before his death — a peculiar formulation. But Roger Ebert wanted like hell to …

One More Reason to Miss Roger Ebert: His Love of Trash

AICN pays tribute to the great Roger Ebert

Updated with quotes from Steven Spielberg and President Obama. 5:37pm CST<p>Updated with a quote from Guillermo del Toro 3:28am CST<p>Hey, guys. Quint …

Roger Ebert and the Fat One - by Harry Knowles

I awoke to a world mourning the loss of my friend, Roger Ebert. Roger was not the most influential person on the planet for me about film, that’d be …