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The Psychological Price of Entrepreneurship | Inc.com

<i>Editor's Note: This article won an award in the Magazine Personal Service category in the 2014 Annual Awards Contest of the Deadline Club, the New York City chapter of the Society of Professional Journalists.</i><p>By all counts and measures, Bradley Smith is an unequivocal business success. He's CEO of …

Mental Health

Blood of Assassins by RJ Barker

I guess it is a truism that one of the purposes of a sophomore novel in a series is to build up the characters already met, broaden and deepen the …

Books

All the science fiction, fantasy, and horror books that everyone will be talking about in 2018

Bookshelf goals<p>With a new year comes the promise of new books hitting bookstores. 2018 is shaping up to have plenty of adventures to delve into — taking readers to distant planets, fantastical realms, and beyond. We’ll meet some authors publishing their first-ever novels, and we’ll become …

SFFWorld Best of 2017 Part 1 – Fantasy

<b>Best of 2017 – Part 1</b><p>It’s that time of year when, as we have done for the last decade or so, we have dragged ourselves from the revelries here at</i> …

Books

How well do you know your DSLR camera?

<b>If you’re a keen photographer, you’ll want to get the most from your DSLR camera by using the right setting for the shot you want to create, and the</b> …

My Top 10 Jazz Albums of 2017

It's that time of the year when I shift away from the world's calamities to some of its finest achievements (for a minute anyway), which is to say, …

Depression: A Symptom, Not a Disorder

Lately, there has been a large number of articles about "depression" that seem to go out of their way to avoid mentioning any specific psychiatric …

These Adults Have ADHD But Were Misdiagnosed For Decades

BuzzFeed News spoke to adults who learned that they have ADHD after being misdiagnosed for years with conditions including borderline personality disorder and bipolar disorder, with life-changing results.<p>A noisy pub is not the ideal place to try out a new medication. But the first time Sonja (who …

Beast Packable Backpack

New from Matador is the awesome Beast Packable Backpack, a rugged 28L daypack that packs down to the size of a football! The technical pack fits in …

Freddie Mercury's “Somebody To Love” Vocal Track Surfaces, And It’s An Absolute Masterpiece

If there were ever a <b>Queen</b> song that made me itch to hear what Freddie Mercury sounded like a cappella, it would be <b>“Somebody To Love”</b>. It’s already an …

The Grateful Dead’s “Ripple” Played by Musicians Around the World

As the Grateful Dead gets ready to play its final show tonight, Playing for Change has released a lovely video featuring an international cast of …

2016 Ultimate Motorcycling Holiday Gift Guide | 40 Gifts From $1999 to $8

2016 Ultimate Motorcycling Holiday Gift Ideas | 40 Motorcycle Gifts<p>Except for the fact that it’s too cold in much of the United States to go riding, …

Holiday Gift Ideas

This Simple Trick Makes Box Cake Mix 1,000 Times Better

It's life-changing.<p>I consider myself a baker — which to me means, I bake at least once a week, if not more. And more often than not, I'd rather go the extra mile and make things from scratch than use a mix, a refrigerated dough or a pre-made batter. I just feel like mixing a few ingredients makes a …

Dessert

How to access 375,000 beautiful, copyright-free images from New York’s Metropolitan Museum of Art

The sumptuous lips of a 3,000-year-old Egyptian queen’s face, and the plump belly of a 9th-century Mexican baby, are now at your disposal.<p>New York’s Metropolitan Museum of Art has released 375,000 images of works from its collection, with no restrictions on what you can do with them. The images, …

21 Instant Pot Dinner Ideas You Need To Try

We're kind of obsessed with this thing, TBH.

Three Natural Supplements To Boost Testosterone

Here’s a scary thought: You may be less of a man than your father was—at least hormonally. A study in the <i>Journal of Clinical Endocrinology and</i> …

Wellness

Knife Guides: Best EDC Knives, Myths, Sharpening, & More

Unless you’re new here (hell, even if you are new here) in most cases you’ll know that Thomas has a little bit of a knife addiction. Calling him …

Greet the New Year With January's Must-Read Scifi and Fantasy Books

It’s a new year, so it’s time to add some new books to your shelf, too. January brings a bumper crop of science fiction and fantasy, with a little …

Books

The 9 Most Anticipated Fantasy Books of 2017

From old favorites like V.E. Schwab to debut authors like Vic James, here's the year in fantasy.<p>As 2017 approaches, the real world has become a …

Books

The 11 best science fiction and fantasy novels of 2016

Fill your bookshelves, fill your mind<p>We’re living in a world that looks increasingly like science fiction, so I find myself looking to the genre not for predictions of what the future holds but for some guidance for dealing with this strange and changing world. 2016 was a difficult year, but a …

The First Dynamically "Adaptive" Motorcycle Headlight for Victory Motorcycles - The V

GERMANTOWN, Wis., Dec. 16, 2016 — J.W. Speaker Corporation has expanded its motorcycle headlight offering to include the industry’s first dynamically …

The Best Indoor Plants to Clear the Air, Literally

Aloe vera is a pretty magical little plant, and its medicinal properties are well known for treating minor cuts and burns. But there's another …

Plants

The 16 best rock guitarists in the world right now

16. Dan Auerbach<p>2017 highlight: The Black Keys frontman has enjoyed a rocking 2017 since releasing his second solo album, Waiting On A Song. There …

The Best Of Science Fiction And Fantasy 2016 (Kirkus Edition)

It’s almost 2017, and with the end of the year us readers get best of the year lists! Sometimes they help us remember what we have read throughout …

Easy Skillet Pineapple Upside Down Cake | shopswell

<b>GREAT PINEAPPLE UPSIDE DOWN CAKE</b><p>Preheat oven to 400 degrees<p>Mix one box of Betty Crocker yellow cake mix as directed on box.<p>In a 10 inch cast iron …

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How To Sharpen Your Fixed-Blade Knife

“A sharp knife is a safe knife” — these aren’t just words to live by if you go hunting, camping or fishing on a regular basis. In a dire survival …

New and Noted: Motorcycle Gear

Bell finally release the long-awaited Moto 3 helmet, plus we look at a minimalist leather track suit, riding boots for the apocalypse and a heritage piece that you can leave to your kids.<p>That’s right: you’re about to be broke.<p><b>Bell Moto 3 Helmet</b> There’s no shortage of 70s MX-inspired lids on the …

19 science fiction and fantasy books to pick up this October

It’s October, which means that it’s time to take a look at the next crop of books that are slated to hit your favorite local bookstore in the days ahead.<p>Here’s 19 books to pick up this month:<p>October 4th<p><i>Rise of Io</i><b>, Wesley Chu</b><p>Wesley Chu is returning to the world where he started his career: Tao. <i>Rise</i> …

How to Make Your Own Beef Jerky

Slow-cook the ultimate, protein-packed snack right in your kitchen<p>Jerky might be the world’s greatest portable protein. But you don’t have to swerve into a convenience store every time you need a fix.<p>“If you make your own jerky, you have ultimate control over the flavor,” says Benkei O’Sullivan, …

Recipes