Marvin Blankenship

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5 Realities Of Date Rape Many Women Already Know

Because Cracked has some sort of masochistic commitment to covering every aspect of date rape on a comedy site, we've already told you about how …

The Democrats’ Favorite, Nobel-Winning Economist On How To Reduce Income Inequality

“We should be using those scarce resources to preserve the planet. But we don’t give innovators any incentives.”<p>The message of Joseph Stiglitz’s book—<i>The Great Divide: Unequal Societies and What We Can Do About Them</i> (out now in paperback)–is positive, in a way. He shows how growing income and …

300 free wallpapers that will breathe new life into your iPhone (or Android phone)

Well, I suppose it was inevitable. Late last week I wrote a quick post about how I make my iPhone look so much better than yours. Long story short, …

Burgundy River Crusie

There may be no more beautiful way to explore the countryside villages of timeless Burgundy than from a river barge coasting the Saône River. Drift …

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Google acquires Synergyse, will integrate the Google Apps training service ‘later this year’

Google today announced it has acquired Synergyse, a Toronto-based startup that offers a training service specifically for Google Apps. The company plans to integrate Synergize Training, which requires a Chrome extension, into Google Apps “later this year.” Details of the deal were not …

How to Play the #WomanCard for Mother's Day: Be a Peacemaker

Yes, I have a #womancard. Every woman does. This Mother's Day I decided I will take out my #womancard and play it by lifting up the peacemaking history of Mother's Day and by challenging the kind of violent, oppressive patriarchal power that leads to social conflict and ultimately to war.<p>And …

24 Things You Need to Do to Heal Your Life From Anxiety

1. The opposite of addiction isn't sobriety, it's connection. The same is true for anxiety. Anxiety is being disconnected from the present moment, other people, or yourself. Usually all three. You must reconnect with your life.<p>2. You must give yourself permission to want what you really want. There …

Hulu to compete with Sling TV via new cable TV-like service

Sling TV may have some new competition. According to a Sunday night report from The WSJ, Hulu is nearing agreements to license channels from its co-owners Walt Disney Co. and 21st Century Fox, in order to flesh out a new, cable-TV like service. Hulu is aiming to launch this service in Q1 2017, the …