Kenny Larasati

25 Added | 2 Magazines | 15 Likes | 2 Followers | @KennyLarasati | Keep up with Kenny Larasati on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Kenny Larasati”

Charleston victims: 9 lives lost to family and community

<b>(CNN) —</b> They gathered at the Emanuel African Methodist Episcopal Church to study the Bible -- a small group, 13 people. Many were familiar faces. One was a stranger.<p>But it was unfathomable that this stranger was a killer lying in wait, a man who would kill nine churchgoers and church leaders in …

Charleston Church Shooting

15 Productivity Hacks For Procrastinators

There are more than six billion people in this world and I am willing to bet that the majority of us are probably procrastinators. It is just an easy …

Here Are 7 Things That Will Make You Happier in 7 Seconds, According to Research

Chris Pecoraro—Getty Images<p>Sam Edwards—Getty Images/Caiaimage<p>Jetta Productions—Getty Images<p>by nacoki ( MEDIA ARC )—Getty Images/Flickr RF<p>Reza …

Cocaine

The 3 Worst Things You May Be Doing When Setting Goals

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>Jonathan Tzou, head of growth at Complete, co-wrote this article.</i><p>Setting a goal is simple. Just say what you plan on doing and everything else falls into place.<p>Right?<p>Wrong.<p>It turns out that some methods of setting goals are better than …

Time Management

Comic artists draw sick kids as superheroes to benefit children's hospital

Polygon is excited to unveil, for the first time online, five completely new superheroes making their debut this weekend at Chicago's biggest comic book convention. Their creators are among the city's bravest citizens, and they all happen to be between the ages of 5 and 15.<p>Chicago Loot Drop is a …

John Travolta: Scientology saved my life after son's sudden death

John Travolta appeared on “Good Morning America” to promote his upcoming movie, “The Forger” but he also answered a couple of questions about Scientology.<p>The 61-year-old actor has been a Scientologist for more than 40 years. A recent documentary on HBO called “Going Clear” has placed a harsh …

Is it moral to save this puppy?

Animals raised and slaughtered for food number in the billions and endure horrible pain. We should help them first<p>Melissa Berman, the president and chief executive of Rockefeller Philanthropy Advisors, includes “rescue abused animals” as another of the charitable causes which she appears to believe …

Elasticity

'Star Wars' design team teases themes, inspirations behind 'The Force Awakens'

"Star Wars: The Force Awakens" is about a generational transfer in more ways than one. Set 30 years after the events in "Return of the Jedi" and coming to theaters just over 30 years after the film first debuted, that idea remained top of mind for the film's brand new production design team, fans …

Star Wars

What psychology tells us about student achievement — and how it is ignored

Modern school reform has focused primarily on “accountability” measures — or, how to hold students, teachers, principals, schools and districts “accountable” for higher standardized-test scores, but, unfortunately has failed to look at many of the real problems children face in their classrooms.<p>The …

Students

A young man who survived “ex-gay ministries” taught me what it means to be a Christian

The campaign against marriage equality sent me fleeing from the church. Here’s what brought me back<p>One muggy summer morning, when we’d roused ourselves in enough time to pull into the church parking lot just a few minutes late, we noticed a half-dozen red, white, and blue lawn signs growing from …

LGBTQI

13 'Star Wars' Etsy finds for the baby Jedi in your life

It's important to teach your children about loyalty, bravery and listening to your elders even when they're green and form sentences in a strange …

Baby Showers

Coachella 2015: Jack White bids farewell, Kanye West says hello in week 2

On the final Saturday night of Coachella 2015, the singer and guitarist Jack White bid farewell to the 90,000-plus revelers by leading them in a chant. As he was winding down his expertly imagined, electrified rock and roll hoedown on the main stage, he took a moment to deliver a sermon.<p>With the …

Scott Disick Shaves Kourtney Kardashian's Lady Parts, Khloé Kardashian Watches—See the Hilarious KUWTK Sneak Peek!

On tonight's brand new <i>Keeping Up With the Kardashians</i>, <b>Kourtney Kardashian</b> seeks her man's help with a little bit of grooming.<p>When Scott Disick admits …

Scott Disick

Those puppy-dog eyes trigger chemical connection with humans

The long, loving gazes. The ritualized, often high-pitched, expressions of affection. The heroic self-sacrifice one would readily endure for the other.<p>What is it about the bond between human and dog that is not like the relationship between parent and child?<p>Now science offers a new explanation for …

Box office preview: 'Paul Blart: Mall Cop 2' and 'Unfriended' face 'Furious 7'

This weekend’s a big one for new movies: <i>M</i><i>onkey Kingdom, Paul Blart: Mall Cop 2, Unfriended, Child 44,</i> and <i>True Story</i> are all opening. But <i>Furious 7,</i> …

Failed Apple Rootpipe Fix Leaves Backdoor On All Macs, Researchers Claim

When Apple released the latest version of Mac OS X Yosemite earlier this month, it claimed to have fixed a significant flaw, a backdoor named Rootpipe, that had been resident on its computers since 2011. But, due to some uncodified Apple policy on patching, anyone running an operating system below …

Information Security

The Key to Weight-Loss Success That Has Absolutely Nothing to Do with Diet or Exercise

When you pick up your very first diet book or go to your first support meeting, the focus of your life immediately changes. Rather than focusing on that cute guy at work or your desire to improve your photography skills, you spend your time and energy counting calories, measuring food, and …

Marco Rubio’s deranged religion, Ted Cruz’s bizarre faith: Our would-be presidents are God-fearing clowns

Rand Paul, Jeb Bush and Hillary Clinton all spout pious religious lies. We must grill them on what they really mean<p>Aspirants to the White House, both Democratic and Republican, have, as we all know, begun “announcing,” thus initiating, from a rationalist’s point of view, a media carnival featuring, …

Religion

Timeless Wisdom & the Science of Happiness: To Change Your Life, Change Your Mind (Not Others…)

“<i>The mind is everything; what you think, you become.</i>” ~ BUDDHA<p>Thoughts are not simply airy pieces of information that enter our minds and then …