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Celtics Host Jam-Packed Day of Pre-Draft Workouts

WALTHAM, Mass. – Celtics president of basketball operations Danny Ainge recently projected this spring’s pre-Draft workout process to be the busiest …

America: What Happened? A Sneak Preview of the ''Other'' Twilight Saga

(Courtesy: John Wiley & Sons, Inc.)In <b>Why America Failed</b>, cultural historian Morris Berman completes his trilogy on the decline of a nation by tapping …

Why Runners Should Consider Kinesiology Tape

There’s nothing more irritating than a pesky injury that gets in the way of your training. However, kinesiology therapeutic tape is a great quick …

6 Products That Will Totally Change the Way You Sleep

When it comes to living a healthy life, proper nutrition, physical activity, and adequate sleep are all important. And while the first two are taken …

What’s the matter with Dem? Thomas Frank talks Bill Clinton, Barack Obama and everything in between

While Republicans devour each other whole, Democrats face an identity crisis of their own. Thomas Frank explains<p>In his books <i>What’s the Matter with Kansas?</i> and <i>The Wrecking Crew</i>, writer Thomas Frank made a name for himself with his critiques of Republican politics. Now, he’s turning his eviscerating …

10 best men's running shoes

Running may be the key to your healthy lifestyle, but it can be needlessly perilous if you don’t have the right pair of shoes. While many shops offer …

Review: Are the Democratic and Republican Parties Both Imploding at the Same Time?

<i>The following article first appeared in The National Book Review:</i><p><i>Listen, Liberal</i><p>By Thomas Frank<p>Metropolitan Books 320 pp. $27<p>By Jim Swearingen<p>The Democratic and Republican Parties are the Chang and Eng of the American body politic. If one of these electoral Siamese twins goes on an ideological …

From sunsets to waterfalls to starry skies, the 9 most relaxing videos on YouTube

There’s more to YouTube than just vlogs, pranks, and pop song covers done on guitar. YouTube might be the source of your entertainment, but when you …

9. Taxi To The Dark Side (2007)

The failings of the American legal system have been in the spotlight since the release of Steven Avery documentary Making A Murderer late last year, …

10 Things I Did To Lose 160 Pounds Without Ever Dieting

A wise young employee once told me, “In life, my greatest misfortunes have always led to fortunes.” When I was 340 pounds, at age 25, if you had told …

Clinton Finds Herself In A Real Debate As First Voter Tests Loom

Hillary Clinton encountered rougher seas Sunday night in her latest meeting with her rivals for the Democratic presidential nomination. Both Sen. Bernard Sanders and former Gov. Martin O'Malley questioned her veracity and intensified their criticism of her policy positions and campaign …

Jazzwise Top 20 Jazz Albums of 2015

<b>Kamasi Washington</b> <i>The Epic /</i>Brainfeeder/<p><b>Loose Tubes</b> <i>Arriving /</i>Lost Marble/<p><b>Charles Lloyd</b> <i>Wild Man Dance /</i>Blue Note/<p><b>Rudresh Mahanthappa</b> <i>Bird Calls</b> …

Dinner Tonight: 7 Things to Do With Ground Beef

You've got a pound of ground beef in the freezer: Now what? These six ideas for what to cook with ground beef have you covered for dinner tonight.<p>Take a look in your freezer. You probably see something like a half-gallon or two of ice cream, a bag of frozen peas, and a pound of ground beef. All …

5 Life-Changing Lessons From Ayurveda.

While Ayurveda has widely been restricted to the very elite or reduced to simply being about <i>doshas</i> (an Ayurvedic concept that roughly translates as …

The Taoist View of the Universe – Alan Watts

<i>“Taoists view the universe as the same as, or inseparable from, themselves so that Lao-tzu could say, “Without leaving my house, I know the whole</i> …

Spirituality

Russell Simmons' 'Meditation Made Simple' App Will Show You How It's Done

Entertainment entrepreneur Russell Simmons didn't find meditation -- meditation found him. What started as a yoga practice for the sake of meeting women ended up being a gateway into an enduring mindfulness practice that he's maintained for almost two decades.<p>Now, in his ongoing efforts to bring …

10 Weirdest Docs Worth Watching

June 10, 2015<p>Share<p>Tweet<p>Over the last few decades, the term “documentary film” seems to have taken on a whole new meaning. While the early days of doc making touted a more educational, anthropological agenda, the genre is getting more diverse and significantly weirder by the second – I, for one, …

Anthropology

High-Intensity Interval Training

Looking for a way to add variety to your exercise plan while taking your fitness to the next level? High-intensity interval training (HIIT) is a …

Exercise

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The Man Who Invented Modern Basketball

Caught here in the twilight of his career, the architect of the Boston Celtics' glory days was slowing a bit but was still fiery and opinionated as …

12 Incredible Abs Exercises You Should Know

Everything you need to do to get a stronger core without doing a single solitary crunch. For everyone from fitness rookie to hardcore exerciser.<p>Thumbnail from Thinkstock.

Salon.com

62 of Boston’s best new restaurants

More from the Best of the New issue.<p>Food Shopping & Services People & Ideas Diversions A Decade of Bests<p><b>Alden & Harlow</b><p>Casablanca was a Harvard Square …

New England

The Surprising Ways That Chickens Changed the World

Civilization was powered by the humble chicken, says author.<p>For most of us, the word "chicken" spells a cold, clammy slab of plastic-wrapped white meat plucked out of the refrigerated section of our local supermarket. But in the ancient world, and in many cultures today, chickens had deep religious …

Evan Turner's Point Guard Play Proving He's Not Traditional NBA Player

Heading into this season, Evan Turner's standing as a fatally flawed dissident of contemporary NBA basketball—aka the age of analytics—felt like it was lodged in a block of cement (as is the case with most guards who don’t/can't shoot a lot of threes).<p>But a startling resurrection, summoned by Brad …

Book Review: The Red Smith Reader

<i>Each week GolfDigest.com will highlight a golf book that it finds of interest to readers. This week is:</i><p><b>The Red Smith Reader</b><p>Edited by Dave Anderson<p>Skyhorse Publishing, $17.95, paperback, 308 pages<p>This book, which was first released in 1982, does the legend justice and fulfills its other purposes of …