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Lawler vs Condit: Learning to Win (technique breakdown)

Contests between elite fighters are often decided by adaptation. Winning a fight relies not only on a man's ability to impose himself on his …

Martial Arts

Rizin and the Return of MMA Madness

Fightland Blog<p>And then all of a sudden it was back, the horror and the spectacle. The mania. The MMA madness that had slowly vanished over the years until it was barely a memory, just a wisp of something from the past — chaos snuffed out by regulations and evolution and progress and decency and …

Martial Arts

Don't Waste Your Time in BJJ (Use it wisely!)

Watching some Youtube videos recently about competition training camps by some of the top bjj teams out there it struck me how different it is …

The greatest trick the satanists ever pulled: They may be truer to the words of Jesus than most Christians

The church is vital not just for its dogged pursuit of religious equanimity but how it exposes Christian hypocrisy<p>For those who think Christianity a fount of goodness and love, one of the more ironic images in recent weeks has been Christian youth loudly jeering a small group of Satanists who …

Religion

How to eat healthy on a budget

With pizza, burgers, and junk food easily ordered at the click of a button, it's no wonder we find ourselves with the dual problem of high food costs and low-nutrition diets.<p>But if you're looking to break the delivery habit, dietitians have shared their insider tips on eating healthy while spending …

Nutrition

How To Improve Your Resilience To Stress

Researchers have found that stress can increase your risk of death, but that’s far from the whole story.<p>Which of the following statements about stress do you believe?<p>Stress is harmful to my health and well-being<br>• Stress is helpful to my health and well-being<p>If you agree with statement No. 1, you’re …

Mark Twain

How to talk to anyone: the experts' guide

<b>How to talk to… children and teenagers, by family therapist Karen Holford</b><p>Children often don’t have the words to say what they’re feeling, and they don’t always understand what we’re looking for when we ask them questions. So if you ask, “How was your day?” and you’re met with a grunt or a shrug, …

Time I

How Money Does, Indeed, Buy Happiness

It turns out that when we spend money on other people, our level of happiness goes up measurably more than when we spend the same money on ourselves. And Tony Robbins advocates that no matter how busy or broke you may be, you have something to offer others.<p>At the beginning of the year, a friend and …

Happiness

20+ Historic Photos That Show People Had More Class In The Past

Regardless of when you think "the good old days" actually were, many of us harbor a special respect for the past. These photos show people that had …

Podcast: The Happiness Industry | The Art of Manliness

In the past ten years, there’s been an increasing emphasis on happiness in our culture. You can find countless books, blogs, and podcasts on how to …

Speaker cancels talk at BYU, says school 'fundamentally violates' religious freedom

This is an archived article that was published on sltrib.com in 2015, and information in the article may be outdated. It is provided only for …

Religion

Forget About Setting Goals. Focus on This Instead.

We all have things that we want to achieve in our lives — getting into the better shape, building a successful business, raising a wonderful family, …

Positive Thinking

The Food Lab: Foolproof Onion Rings

Here's another exclusive excerpt from my book, The Food Lab: Better Home Cooking Through Science. I hope you enjoy it.<p>The Food Lab: Better Home Cooking Through Science<p>$30.91from Amazon<p>At their physical core, onion rings couldn't be more different from fried fish. But at their philosophical core, …

Onions

Why a 31-year-old Yale grad gave up a $95,000 salary to move to the Caribbean and scoop ice cream

Noelle Hancock actually did it.<p>On Cosmopolitan.com, Hancock explains why she walked away from her $95,000 salary as a journalist in New York City, her East Village apartment, and most of her belongings to move to St. John, the smallest of the US Virgin Islands.<p>Four years ago, inspired by a tropical …

Ice Cream

This fearless Mormon feminist is doing something very brave and very dangerous

"I could get in a lot of trouble," Shields told me, her blue eyes bulging, "for giving this talk today."<p>Like, angry emails from religious leaders?<p>Shields waved off the suggestion. Hate mail had already made a permanent residence in her inbox.<p><b>"No," she said, "I could be</i> …

Religion

The 100 best novels written in English: the full list

<b>1. The Pilgrim’s Progress by John Bunyan (1678)</b><p>A story of a man in search of truth told with the simple clarity and beauty of Bunyan’s prose make this the ultimate English classic.<p><b>2. Robinson Crusoe by Daniel Defoe (1719)</b><p>By the end of the 19th century, no book in English literary history had …

Literature

11 clothing and style hacks for the modern gentleman

From packing your suit the wrinkle-free way to keeping your rolled-up sleeves from unfurling, heed these 11 clothing and style hacks that will save you time, money, and, in some cases, embarrassment.<p>Instead of rolling the cuff slowly up your sleeve, flip the cuff back and pull it to just below your …

Clothing

Mormonism and the Problem of Jon Krakauer

(Getty/George Frey) Many members of the Fundamentalist Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints reside in Colorado City, Arizona.Jon Krakauer got …

Religion