Jami Phillips

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Interview With Author Hanna Nowinski of Meg & Linus

Every queer kid in high school needs to read this novel.<p><i>Judith Utz, owner and curator of Binge on Books and Open Ink Press, debuts author Hanna Nowinski and talks to her about her must read novel, Meg & Linus, her love of Simon and the Homo Sapiens Agenda, and why the world needs more low-angst</i> …

Books

A Year of Lil Wayne: It's Just About Resurrection Time

Happy Easter Weekend!<p><b>Day 207: "I'm So Over You" feat. Shanell – Rebirth, 2010</b><p>Today, all over America, families will be celebrating the spring festivities that come with Easter, the original archetypal Rebirth. And so today it makes sense to discuss another resurrection, the one in the hook of Lil …

Gilbert Arenas Says Lupita Nyong'o Is 'Cute When the Lights Are Off' in Rant About Dark-Skinned Women

“I never say sorry for the s— I say,” says the former NBA athlete<p>Former NBA player Gilbert Arenas lived up to his social media name no.chill.gil on …

A Brief History of Rappers Ripping Fox News

Kendrick Lamar sampled and referenced Fox News repeatedly on his new album, <i>Damn</i>, which dropped late Thursday night and has drawn critical acclaim.<p>On …

J. Cole Gives a Rare Interview

<b>J. Cole</b> doesn’t do interviews.<p>It’s come to the point where we wonder if he hates them as much as he hates features. For his latest album, <i>4 Your Eyez</i> …

J. Cole

Kendrick Lamar Slams Fox News Anchor On DAMN. & It's So Brilliant

Fox News has come back to haunt itself, thanks to none other than Kendrick Lamar.<p>The first two tracks on the rapper's new album <i>DAMN</i>., released …

Geraldo acknowledged Kendrick Lamar’s greatness, should have just stopped there

Geraldo Rivera, a veteran hand-wringer who’s been bemoaning the state of today’s youth since the days of ‘80s Satanic Panic, has recently been …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Device-Free Time Is as Important as Work-Life Balance

The idea of “work-life balance” is an invention of the mid-19th century. The notion of cultivating awareness of one’s work versus one’s pleasure emerged when the word “leisure” caught on in Europe in the Industrial Era. Work became separate from “life” (at least for a certain class of men) and …

Planning Your LA Trip

"I love the speed of life in a big city but at the same time I also love the sunshine and the beach, so for me, Los Angeles is one of those places …

The 10 most important books of 2016

Books are slow food. It generally takes two years, two hardworking years, to cook up a book from idea to publication. Some writers can go faster — those who publish a book a year (or more) are working at top speed — while others write much more slowly, ruminating and reworking and false-starting …

Books

How to Delegate Tasks Successfully Without Wasting Time [Podcast]

<i>In this episode of Business Systems Explored, I explain how to manage your tasks, delegate work, and build systems that help your business keep costs</i> …

Microsoft Cortana is about to become your all-purpose productivity bot

Microsoft Cortana has been playing catch-up with Siri and the Google Assistant, but that’s about to change.<p>The company Bill Gates and Paul Allen founded in 1975 has made no secret of the fact that it intends to become an AI powerhouse. Many of the recent changes in Microsoft Office have been …

Shopify vs. Wix. vs. WordPress - Which eCommerce Solution is Best?

Reading Time: 5 minutes<p>Are you wondering which type of eCommerce solution is right for your business? Are you struggling with the decision of what to …

Aleppo: Footage shows injured children so traumatised they have stopped crying

Some of the thousands of children caught up in the devastating siege of Aleppo are so traumatised that they have stopped crying.<p>According to the …

Women: Run Like Hell From This Kind of Relationship

I'm seeing a new relationship trend emerging among my clients. And, frankly, it's not a good one. What's a trend in psychotherapy? Well, it's when you start hearing very similar stories from several clients -- enough times that it makes you go <i>hmm</i>. Lately, for example, I've seen a spike in …

Same-Sex Couples