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7 mind-soothing apps that will help you sleep better

Sleeping is a lot harder than it used to be.<p>There are countless distractions in this world. So many television shows to watch. So much content to …

Apps

Google Just Launched a Smartphone Game to Teach Adults How to Code

From programmable LEGO robots to mobile apps like Hopscotch, there’s no shortage of games and toys designed to get children interested in computer …

Computer Science

Trump voters are selfish: They love him because they identify with him

New psychological research: Trump’s voters were not confused or deluded. They knew what they wanted, and got it<p>The political corpse that is and was the 2016 presidential election continues to reveal its secrets. The newest revelation? Donald Trump's public supported an incompetent, ignorant bigot …

Republicans

How Does Borderline Personality Disorder Hurt Thinking Processes?

Borderline personality disorder (BPD) is associated with a few different problems related to thinking. These cognitive problems often contribute to …

Mental Health

A Little Long Haired Dachshund Hesitantly Walks Through a Maze Made of Plastic Water Bottles

An adorable little miniature long haired dachshund named Takao rather hesitantly walked through a maze made of water bottles that his human had set …

Learn How a Structured Schedule Helps Borderline Personality Disorder

If you have borderline personality disorder (BPD), it can constantly feel like you're out of control. You may feel erratic, frustrated and upset. …

I Spent Four Years Chatting With The Homeless, And I Was Amazed By What I Heard

One doesn't always have change to spare, but when someone reaches their hand out, the least anyone can give, is a smile.<p>This is how all the …

I Think Donald Trump and the NRA Just Solved All That Black Lives Matter Stuff

In the ongoing search for solutions to police brutality and state violence, black America has proposed some pretty outlandish ideas, including police …

Guns

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Eminem

CNN interview with a Trump supporter goes sideways after she learns she unknowingly touted pro-Trump events coordinated by Russian trolls

A woman in Florida who unknowingly posted messages in support of events promoted by Russia-linked trolls during the 2016 US presidential campaign denied she had been duped by the Kremlin operatives.<p>Florine Gruen Goldfarb ran the Facebook page Team Trump Broward County, which posted messages touting …

Donald Trump

Conservatives mock Parkland victims after state GOP turns its back on them

Conservatives are delighting in the pain caused to children upset that Florida won’t consider assault weapons ban<p>Florida's House of Representatives has made it clear that their loyalty to the gun lobby outweighs any sense of responsibility they may have to protect their state's schoolchildren.<p>Even …

Donald Trump

The 'Game Of Thrones' Character For Your Myers Briggs Type

Are you a ruthless dragon queen or more of a quick and quiet Faceless Man? Do you ride with the wolves or kick it with the roses? Are you a hardcore …

We Tested Drinks That Say They'll Help You Pass a Drug Test

The results shocked us!<p>When it comes to balancing a professional life with even a casual weed habit, American stoners have a delicate line to walk. Despite being recreationally legal in nine states and medicinally legal in 29, the federal ban on marijuana consumption means employers across the …

Cannabis

How to Watch All the TV You Want Without Paying a Cable Bill

The notion of getting all the video entertainment you want without paying a massive cable bill—a.k.a. cord cutting—has gone from a tech-world fantasy …

Televisions

Let Harvard teach you about Buddhism in this free online course you can take now

Harvard University's popular course on Buddhism returns with an interactive feature and great content.<br>Read More

Spirituality

Republicans are using long-forbidden tactics to chip away at judicial independence

Republicans want to turn the courts into a subsidiary of the GOP. They're starting to succeed.<p>Pennsylvania state Rep. Cris Dush (R) is prepared to …

How democracies die, explained

The problems in American democracy run far deeper than Trump.<p>There are images that come to mind when we imagine a democracy’s end. Democracies fall in coups and revolutions, burn in fires and riots, collapse amid war and plague. When they die, they die screaming.<p>Not anymore, argue Steven Levitsky …

15 Genius Apps Anyone With Anxiety Needs To Download

Whether you have an anxiety disorder, or simply feel worried sometimes, there are apps that can help with anxiety, and get you through your day. …

6 Sickest Space Bucket Designs

If you don’t feel like spending your money on a grow tent or grow box, you can build your own space bucket at home. In fact, space buckets are ideal …

What I’ve learned from taking antidepressants for six years

<b>Although mindfulness, exercise and talking therapy are often praised for their healing power with regards to mental illness, it seems more and more</b> …

Americans Aren’t As Divided As You Think

I spent a year traveling throughout Red America. To my liberal friends, don’t worry: It was just fine.<p>Every day, America is being misled by the political parties, our political leaders and the press. We are told that the other side – whether it’s liberals or conservatives, Democrats or Republicans …

Political Science

Why Deeply Intelligent People Don't Try to Think Themselves Out of Unhappiness | Inc.com

Even the smartest and most successful people are unhappy. Take one of my clients, I'll call him George, for example.<p>George is a key player in a large tech firm. He's not only a driven team leader always aiming to improve performance, he's also intelligent, wealthy, and--you guessed it--unhappy.<p>He's …

Happiness

5 Ways to Follow Your Instincts (According to Shamans)

In life, love, business & everywhere, really.<p>We hear it all the time when faced with a decision: “Follow your gut” and “Do a gut check.” Tbh it’s …

Spirituality

If this is a civil war, pick a side: Donald Trump, white nationalism and the future of America

History will judge you for your choice.<p>Sometimes America feels like the movie "Groundhog Day:" a place where we keep waking up again and again to the same crap, hoping against hope that this time — no really, this time — things will be different.<p>So this time, the videotape of the police officer …

Rights & Freedoms

How to stop worrying in 4 easy steps

Stop the worry in its tracks...<p>I have a vivid memory of being four years old in a diner with my mom and her boyfriend at the time, who happened to be …

A 21st-century form of indentured servitude has already penetrated deep into the American heartland

Corporations want to make sure that laborers never again have the power to tell big business how to treat them<p>Indentured servitude is back in a big way in the United States, and conservative corporatists want to make sure that labor never, ever again has the power to tell big business how to treat …

Middle-class

Easy Tips to Try Meditating

Maybe you’ve tried meditating before. You close your eyes, expecting enlightenment (or at least some instant stress relief ) but nothing happens. …

Meditation