Jeff Cobb

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By 2100 none of the world's biggest cities will be in China, the US or Europe

Throughout the course of human history, the biggest cities have always seemed impossibly large.<p>For many millennia, it was almost unfathomable for a …

Mega Cities

Why didn’t this program aimed at boosting teacher effectiveness help students?

The Bill & Melinda Gates Foundation’s multi-million-dollar, multi-year effort aimed at making teachers more effective largely fell short of its goal …

Education

Andrew Sullivan: Why Trump Has Such a Soft Spot for Russia

It is possible, is it not, that Donald Trump simply believes what he says.<p>I realize, of course, that this is technically impossible from moment to …

Geopolitics

How to cook egg tofu: quick and easy recipes for bean curd in a tube | Post Magazine | South China Morning Post

I love the light, silky texture and mild flavour of egg tofu. Pale yellow and usually sold in tubes, egg tofu is delicate and needs to be handled …

Recipes

This woman made the best mansplaining chart of all time

Ladies, we’ve all been here before. Maybe a man overhears you talking about something with a friend and decides to pop in with some unsolicited …

Feminism

Crack Chicken Spaghetti Bake is the Weeknight Warrior You Need

When “starving” teenagers take a seat at your table on a weeknight, dinner needs to be fast and filling. And while there are a whole host of quick …

Cooking

Stephen King Used An 'Animal Farm' Quote To Call Out Donald Trump & It's The Perfect Literary Burn

The July 19 Helsinki summit opened the doors for a lot of hot takes on the relationship between Donald Trump and Vladimir Putin, but this is the best …

Donald Trump

Going On Vacation? Here’s How To Clear Out Your Fridge

Slash grocery spending before your trip with these simple tips.<p>It’s a great problem to have: a fridge brimming with leftovers, meats and produce …

Slow Cookers

Doctors Raise Alarm About Shortages Of Pain Medications

In hospitals across the country, anesthesiologists and other doctors are facing significant shortages of injectable opioids. Drugs such as morphine, Dilaudid and fentanyl are the mainstays of intravenous pain control and are regularly used in critical care settings like surgery, intensive care …

Medicine

One in Ten People in North Korea Are 'Modern Slaves,' Report Says

(LONDON) — Modern slavery is most prevalent in North Korea and other repressive regimes, but developed nations also bear responsibility for it …

North Korea

Coastal cities are already suffering from “climate gentrification”

Climate change will sink cities, but first it will make them expensive.<p>Though some may still deny it, climate change is having an effect on our lives. It’s making weather patterns more severe and unpredictable, and in some parts of the world, agricultural practices and natural ecosystems are …

Sea Level

Police calls for #LivingWhileBlack have gotten out of hand. Here’s what we can do about it.

<i>About US is a new initiative by The Washington Post to cover issues of identity in the United States. Sign up for the newsletter.</i><p>As a sociologist who studies how white people think about race, I’m not surprised by the recent deluge of news stories that report on whites calling the police on black …

Race & Ethnicity

Raphael Saadiq Seamlessly Pairs the Old School and the New - The New Yorker

Political Cartoons

China’s emerging cities

Rapid migration has created a number of "megacities", which have emerged as major forces of both local and national economic growth. However, these …

China

5 Anti-Inflammatory Breakfast Smoothies You Should Try This Week To Burn Stubborn Belly Fat

We love making smoothies! They’re a great way to get protein, fiber and anti-inflammatory benefits in one pretty glass – all things you want to keep …

Nutrition

12 Awesome Life Hacks You’ve Never Heard Of But Will Immediately Want To Try

We all live busy lives with hectic schedules. This means that we love things that save us time. I guess this is why life hacks can be so …

Lifehacks

New Music Friday For July 20: Six Albums You Should Hear Now

<i>All Songs Considered'</i>s Robin Hilton is joined by NPR Music's Rodney Carmichael, Ann Powers, and Stephen Thompson to talk about July 20th's notable releases. Highlights include sultry R&B from The Internet, seething rock from songwriter Meg Myers, the "Joy" of Ty Segall & White Fence, a new album …

New Albums

White people, just mind your business and let people of color exist

The underlying issue is in the casual racism of perceiving people of color as dangerous and their everyday activities as threatening.<p>Permit Patty. Barbecue Becky. Pool Patrol Paula.<p>Everyday, it seems a new middle-age white woman has called the police on a person of color who is participating in …

Race & Ethnicity

Is There Non-Biblical Evidence

Is there any evidence outside of the Bible that the Resurrection of Jesus was a real historical event rather than a myth or an …

Theology

Why I’m No Longer a Russiagate Skeptic

Facts are piling up, and it’s getting harder to deny what’s staring us in the face.<p>When I wrote, back in February, that I was skeptical that President Donald Trump would ever be proved to have secretly colluded with Russia to sway the 2016 election in his favor, I mistyped.<p>What I meant to write was …

Donald Trump

Downtown San Diego Is Booming. Here's Why

Downtown San Diego is booming with residential and commercial development. No longer is it the once sleepy navy town boasting the best climate in the country. The weather remains beautiful year-round while the city has reinvented itself as a dynamic place to live, work and play.<p>The Downtown San …

San Diego

Road Trip: 3 Days in Northern Michigan

How to get comfortably lost at the tip of the Mitt.<p>This 500-mile road trip starts in Traverse City and ends in Copper Harbor, bridging Michigan’s Upper and Lower Peninsulas, while visiting three out of five Great Lakes.<p>The trip: Three days, 500 miles<p>Getting there:<p>Fly into <b>Cherry Capital Airport …

Hiking

The 8 Best Board Games to Buy in 2018 for Teaching Kids About Money

Learn the importance of money and have fun doing it<p>Updated June 22, 2018<p>We have all been at the cashier counter at least once where the computer …

Board Games

22 of the best places to visit in the United States

<b>(CNN) —</b> Don't believe in bucket lists? This list of the 22 best places to visit in the United States may have you whipping out pen and paper or your favorite digital note-taking app so you can start one stat.<p>From cities you might expect to see on a list such as this -- New York, San Francisco, …

National Parks

This kid faceplanting in a pool is the surprise hit video of the summer

It’s going viral, and it deserves to.<p>The conclusion of this video is perfect — I promise.<p>Normally when it comes to viral videos I prescribe to the quick video, rapid payoff methodology — but I love the slow buildup of this. You know something magical is going to happen, but you’re not quite …

Viral

The Best Colognes to Keep You Smelling Good This Summer—Even in a Heatwave

From BBQs to rooftop bars, you'll be spending a lot of time outdoors this summer, despite the sauna-esque humidity. Which is why GQ's Best Stuff found the colognes that won't crumple in the heat.<p>As the mercury rises, so does a man’s need to find the best summer colognes he can. Whether it be an …

Men's Fashion

George Will charges that Trump colluded with Putin

Conservative columnist George F. Will, who has lifted American journalism on the pages of the Washington Post with countless columns championing …

Donald Trump

‘Up and Vanished’ Podcast Releases Chilling New Season Trailer

Get excited, true crime obsessives! The missing persons podcast <i>Up and Vanished</i> is back for a second season, and while you’ll have to wait until …

Crime

McDonald’s giving away free fries for the rest of the year

McDonald’s is looking to satiate your hunger and your wallet with new summer deals.<p>The fast-food chain is giving away free medium French fries every Friday for the rest of the year.<p>However, in order to take advantage of the deal you’ll need to download and register on their mobile app in addition …

McDonald's

Jimmy Garoppolo Spotted on Date with Porn Star Kiara Mia in Los Angeles

San Francisco 49ers quarterback Jimmy Garoppolo and porn star Kiara Mia were spotted on a date in Los Angeles on Wednesday night.<p>According to TMZ Sports, Garoppolo and Mia were seen leaving the Avra Beverly Hills Estiatorio.<p>The 26-year-old Garoppolo was traded to the Niners last season after …

Football (U.S.)