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What Good Is Thinking About Death?

We're all going to die and we all know it. This can be both a burden and a blessing.<p>In the heart of every parent lives the tightly coiled nightmare that his child will die. It might spring at logical times—when a toddler runs into the street, say—or it might sneak up in quieter moments. The fear is …

Despite Ever-Expanding Police State Measures, Cops Worse Than Ever at Solving Crimes. Here’s Why.

If you were murdered today, there’s only a 60% chance of police catching the person who did it. That number drops to 3% if you’re raped. 50 years …

Best Music Festival Winners: 2015 10Best Readers' Choice Travel Awards

Riot Fest <br>Chicago<p>Riot Fest is a multi-destination music festival, taking place each year in Denver, Chicago and Toronto. It began in 2005 as a …

How to Save Money on Your Prescription Drugs

According to The Centers for Medicaid and Medicare Services, Americans spent over $270 billion on prescription drugs in 2013.<p>The reasons include:<p>• Brand name drug price increases by pharmaceutical manufacturers<p>• Lack of generic equivalents<p>• Increases in patient co-pays<p>• Prescription drug deductibles<p>…

Prescription drugs involved in 82% of overdose deaths, Victoria coroner says

The number of deaths associated with prescription drugs used to treat stress, anxiety and insomnia are increasing at a “frightening” rate, a coroner has told attendees at a medical conference in Melbourne.<p>Prescription drugs were involved in 82% of the 384 overdose deaths investigated by the …

India is making the US look like 'the world's fools' when it comes to prescription drugs

You may remember Sovaldi, the nearly miraculous "cure" for hep C that was approved by the FDA a little more than a year ago. Gilead decided to market the drug at a nice round number — $1,000 per pill — and that decision has been controversial ever since. A 12-week course of treatment runs about …

Patents

Italy Lifted Out of Recession Thanks to Sex and Drugs

Italy is no longer in recession, thanks to a new way of measuring growth and GDP across the European Union, as reported in ‘The Local’.<p>The changes …

Sex and drugs boosts Britain’s global economic ranking to fifth place

<b>Scroll down for league tables</b><p><b>British spending on sex and drugs means our economy has now overtaken France as the world’s fifth largest economy.</b><p>The …

5. The Kids - Kids

Larry Clark directing again here with his first feature film, and the one that set the precedent for his dark teenage-themed films to come; Kids. The …

Psychedelic Drugs ‘Safe as Riding a Bike or Playing Soccer’

Psychedelic drugs like MDMA and magic mushrooms are as safe as riding a bike or playing soccer, and bans against them are “inconsistent with human …

Top Morning Rituals For A Successful Business Day

The start of your morning sets the tone for the next 24 hours. As a businesswoman running several different companies at the same time, I’ve learned that mornings are a valuable opportunity to get things done before the work day officially begins. Maximize your abilities with these five morning …

7 Steve Jobs quotes that can change your life

He came, he saw, he conquered...and he left behind some words to live by:<p><b>1. "I'm convinced that about half of what separates successful entrepreneurs from the non-successful ones is pure perseverance."</b><p>Everyone says they go the extra mile. Almost no one actually does. Most people who do go there …

Self-improvement

10 Amazing Secrets of Happy and Successful Leaders

Too many of us are missing a critical element when it comes to our lives--happiness. Read on for the amazing secrets of the happiest leaders.<p>We talk about happiness as if it were a thing to be discovered and acquired.<p>But happiness can never be found externally. It is not a possession to be acquired …

Is the Grateful Dead Screwing Over Its Fans?

Sallo accused the Dead of selling “some of the tickets twice so Ticketmaster can receive its cut” and called Anastasio a “perplexing choice” because …

Phil Lesh & Friends Pay Tribute To Grateful Dead 1972 At Terrapin

Phil Lesh & Friends continued honoring each year of Grateful Dead at Terrapin Crossroads in San Rafael, California last night as part of a …

Rock Music

Grateful Dead: Europe ‘72

Support All About Jazz and Jazz Near You!<p>If you shop at any of the stores below, please initiate your purchase from All About Jazz. When you do, All …

Flashback | Grateful Dead April Fools Day Instrument Switch

When the Grateful Dead took the stage April 1, 1980 at the Capitol Theatre in Passaic, New Jersey the show opening “Promised Land” gave a nod to …

April Fools' Day