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23 Foreign Horror Movies That’ll Scare The Shit Out of You

These movies don’t fuck around.<p><i>WARNING: Some images/themes in this post are highly disturbing. Continue at your own discretion.</i><p><i>Note: Submissions have been edited for length and/or clarity.</i>

Horror

The Poison Tendrils of Negative Emotions

For readers looking to jump into the deep end of understanding procrastination, I highly recommend the recent volume edited by James Gross, Handbook …

Three Important Things I've Learned In My 25 Years Of Recovery From Addiction

I am a person in long-term recovery from addiction, two weeks ago I celebrated 25 years since the last day I used drugs or alcohol. I have also battled with codependency, gambling, sex, sugar and nicotine addiction to name the most obvious ones.<p>I am a person in long-term recovery from addiction, …

Thought Leadership

Mexico Gets First Independent Gas Station In Over 75 Years

The first non-state-run gas station has opened in Mexico in more than 75 years, breaking the monopoly on fuel and opening the possibility that fuel prices could become more competitive.<p>Transcript<p>ROBERT SIEGEL, HOST:<p>For the first time in nearly 80 years, Mexicans can fill up their cars in a gas …

6 Ways to Spend Less at the Gas Station

Gas prices are a big deal among consumers—the cost of fuel was the leading concern of 64 percent of shoppers, according to a January 2016 survey by …

The Handwritten Draft

With so many digital tools at our disposal these days, handwriting often seems so far behind us. Of course many of the individuals whose work I read …

Why we should de-criminalize all drugs | Maia Szalavitz

It’s impossible to remove the stigma of addiction while drug use remains illegal – the two concepts are completely at odds with one another<p>Across the political spectrum, politicians, law enforcement officials and even many activists are surprisingly united in the belief that addiction is a disease. …

how to be (sort of) ok

Listen up as Twitter sensation and perennial sad girl Melissa Broder AKA @sosadtoday presents her guide to being, well, less sad.<p>I'm not really in the advice game. The people who have helped me the most with my anxiety and depression aren't the ones who tried to fix me. Rather, it's those who …

Why many hospice doctors like me won't participate in legal physician assisted suicide

On June 9 California will join four other states — Oregon, Washington, Vermont and Montana — in allowing physician-assisted suicide. Meanwhile, my state, Arizona, and a dozen or so others are considering their own "right to die" laws. As a hospice physician, about twice a year I am asked by a …

Thessalonica

Thessalonica (also Thessalonike) was an ancient city of Macedon in northern Greece which today is the city of Thessaloniki. Made capital of the Roman …

Ancient History

The Cure For Fear

Karin Klaver woke in the darkness and searched the nightstand for her iPhone. It was 2 a.m. Her husband slept quietly beside her. They had arrived in …

The Brain

20 Quotes That Can Change Your Thinking And Perception

In Personal Development-speak, we are always talking about goals, outcomes, success, desires and dreams. In other words, all the stuff we want to do, …

10 Hard Truths About Marriage

A close friend got married last week, and in the build-up to her wedding I compiled a few hard truths from the trenches. I'd rank them in the "easy …

Stress, Mindfulness and My Story

<b>Introduction</b><p>Over the last few weeks, people have asked me to recount my own road to mindfulness and what impact it has had on my life. I was fine …

Mindfulness

Does Addiction Treatment Require A Higher Power?

In the field of addiction treatment, already brimming with intensely personal and emotional debates, there may be nothing more controversial than the role of 12-step programs, which are based on Alcoholics Anonymous.<p>At least 80 percent of current American addiction treatment— for both alcohol and …

Top 10 Best Exercises to Do at Home without Any Equipment

Gym is great, it’s not only there to keep you fit, it’s a lifestyle and even a social experience. But at the end of the day, the results of training …